November 2, 2013 |
We've watched workout wear go from baggy, ratty sweats and tees to clothes that can go all the way to dinner. Given the sport influences in high fashion and on the streets, where one of the latest looks is stylish gym shoes paired with skirts, it's no surprise that more fitness wear companies are getting into fashion. Here are some brands that have caught our eyes recently, in part because they are offering everything from in-house classes, recipes and wellness lectures to online workout videos, playlists and a magazine.
October 29, 2013 |
Jane Seymour and husband James Keach have made their split official: The former "Medicine Woman" has filed for legal separation. The British actress filed documents in Los Angeles Superior Court last week to break from her actor-director husband of more than 20 years, TMZ reported . The reason? The ever-popular "irreconcilable differences. " PHOTOS: Celebrity splits of 2013 Seymour, 52, and Keach, 65, married on May 15, 1993, and have have twin boys - Kristopher and John, 17 - of whom Seymour is pursuing joint legal and physical custody, E!
October 4, 2013 |
Let's say this right off the bat: Jane Fonda, in the opinion of this lowly journalist at least, is a perfectly fine choice for an AFI life achievement award. She's done remarkable film work going back a long way, whether in "On Golden Pond," "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?" "Klute," "Coming Home" or many others. She's a woman on a list that needs more women (only eight have been given the AFI honor in the award's 42-year history). And whether it's videos about exercise or getting conservatives exercised, Fonda has continually reinvented herself in ways that go well beyond the movies.
October 3, 2013 |
With its Gen X perspective on family dysfunction and a cast of ace comedic actors, "A.C.O.D. " - short for "adult child of divorce" - looks primed for a trip through sharply observed comic territory. But even with Adam Scott, Richard Jenkins, Catherine O'Hara, Jane Lynch and Amy Poehler on board, the results are regrettably forgettable. Scott plays Carter, a mildly R-rated version of his nice-guy character on "Parks and Recreation. " A successful restaurateur with a longtime girlfriend (Mary Elizabeth Winstead)
October 3, 2013 |
Two-time Oscar-winning actress Jane Fonda has been named the recipient of the American Film Institute's 42nd Life Achievement Award. The award will be presented at a gala tribute on June 5. Her father, actor Henry Fonda, was the AFI Life Achievement winner in 1978. "Jane Fonda is American film royalty," said Howard Stringer, chairman of the AFI's board of trustees. "A bright light first introduced to the world as the daughter of Henry Fonda, the world watched as she found her own voice and forged her own path as an actor and a cultural icon.
September 24, 2013 |
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a pop star in possession of strong pipes must be in want of historical literary bling. But Kelly Clarkson, one-time "American Idol" winner and apparent Jane Austen fan, won't be wearing Austen's gold and turquoise ring after all. Clarkson purchased the ring for more than $243,000 at auction last year, outbidding the Jane Austen House Museum. The purchase of the historical artifact was permitted with a caveat. Ed Vaizey, Britain's culture minister, placed the ring under a provisional export bar until Sept.