Local “Jeopardy” champ says Arthur Chu is definitely not “an evil genius.”
The ‘Beverly Hills 90210’ alum hopes her memoir will help others heal.
Edgar Barens admits it: He was more than a little bummed when his name wasn’t called Sunday night at the Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles. “I was crushed,” he said on Monday after I asked how it felt when “The Lady in Number 6: …
“The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon took an icy swim at North Avenue Beach with Mayor Rahm Emanuel Sunday morning, even if it was a quick one. And it was quite the spectacle .“If you hear the scream of a little girl, just know that Jimmy Fallon is swimming in Lake Michigan," Fallon said.
SAN FRANCISCO — Jim Lange, the first host of the popular game show “The Dating Game,” has died at his home in Mill Valley, Calif. He was 81. He died Tuesday morning after suffering a heart attack, his wife Nancy told The Associated Press Wednesday. …
Trisha Yearwood should consider recording a cover of “I’m the Happiest Girl in the Whole U.S.A.” The country music star-turned-bestselling cookbook author-turned Food Channel show host just gushes happiness. And what about that joint tour with hubby Garth Brooks?
Every winter, it happens. Snow. The Super Bowl. And Liam Neeson saving the world — one bad guy at a time. At age 61, frankly, he can’t believe it either.
Police said Bieber was at an entertainment complex north of the Georgia capital Tuesday evening when bodyguard Hugo Hesny, 32, got into a confrontation with a photographer who he said had gotten too close to the singer. Rose said Hesny and driver Terrance Johnson, 49, followed the photographer to a parking lot and took his camera.
Harold Ramis talks about his Chicago upbringing, his Hollywood career and his recent return to the North Shore where he wanted to reclaim his roots. All of his thoughts evoke a congenial grin. Ramis looks like he has the keys to a majestic, childlike city.
PASADENA, Calif. — The difference between Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers in the days before their first talk shows began is evident in what they spent the most time on, said the man who guided both programs to birth. With Fallon, who took over “Late …
Perry Craig Kanlan is known as “Dancin’ Man” to generations of Chicago rhythm and blues fans. But the man who is as known for his colorful outfits as his music may soon have no place for his lifetime of memories as he is facing eviction from his Marina City apartment.
The actor voices a character in “The Wind Rises,” an Oscar-nominated film he calls “really stunning.”
A new retrospective at the Art Institute proves there is so much more to this product of Chicago than his bold word paintings from the 1980s.
In the year since her debut album was released, Kacey Musgraves has gained a legion of fans who find themselves drowning within the lyrics of her songs — from girls that got “bored and got married” to guys who found the “straight and narrow a bit too straight.”
Henry Winkler — author, actor, director, Fonz — will appear in Naperville and Woodridge Friday and Saturday. With his writing partner Lin Oliver, Winkler will be at the Mill Street School in Naperville Friday and at Anderson’s Bookshops’ 12th Annual Children’s Literature Breakfast in Woodridge …
Ralph Waite starred as John Walton in the series that aired on CBS from 1972 to 1981. Richard Thomas played his oldest son, John-Boy, an aspiring novelist. The gentle family drama was set in the Blue Ridge mountains of Virginia. His co-stars on Thursday praised both the actor and the man. “I am devastated to announce the loss of my precious ‘papa’ Walton, Ralph Waite,” said Mary McDonough, who played daughter Erin Walton.