March 19, 2014 |
The delightful reading series Selected Shorts returns to the Getty this weekend, complete with snacks. Actor Robert Sean Leonard will host all three shows, two on Saturday and one on Sunday. Selected Shorts features short fiction read-slash-performed live by actors we're used to seeing on-screen. This time around, performers include Michael Imperioli, Christopher Lloyd, Amber Tamblyn, Catherine O'Hara, Christina Pickles, Joshua Malina, Jane Kaczmarek and Leonard. Each performance features a different lineup of actors and stories, but all three are thematically linked.
September 27, 2002 |
They sweated in them for almost two hours, but the actors wearing the designer gowns and tuxedos on the sweltering red carpet at Sunday's Emmy Awards have had their duds dry-cleaned. And now Jane Kaczmarek's black lace creation by Heidi Kaczenski, Wendie Malick's champagne-colored cocktail dress by Estevan Ramos and Allison Janney's red number by Erik Gaskins are on the block at www.Ubid .com to raise funds for UNICEF, Cure Autism Now, the Union of Concerned Scientists and Heifer International.
November 25, 2013 |
Sunday belonged to Taylor Swift, but Lady Gaga also turned a few heads at the American Music Awards. Swift, who won four awards including artist of the year, wore a short gold dress by Julien Macdonald along with Jimmy Choo's Madison shoes. Gaga made her entrance riding a human-powered "horse" and wearing a lilac gown from Versace's spring-summer 2014 collection. Later, she performed in an Atelier Versace Swarovski crystal jacket and pleated skirt, which she removed to reveal an Atelier Versace bodysuit also embroidered with Swarovski crystals with chain mail detail.
August 28, 2006 |
"I'm not somebody who really believes in curses," Julia Louis-Dreyfus told the audience as she accepted the award for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series. "But curse this, baby!" Many observers had wondered whether Louis-Dreyfus would finally break the "Seinfeld curse" as Christine, a divorced mom still entangled with her ex-husband, on CBS' "The New Adventures of Old Christine."
August 9, 1993 |
In the first episode of the summer series "Big Wave Dave's" (debuting at 9:30 tonight CBS, Channels 2 and 8), three irascible guys from Chicago decide to pack up and move to Hawaii, where they'll run a beachside surf shop and talk about da boards instead of Da Bears.
September 25, 2002 |
Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell and "ER" star Noah Wyle were the top vote-getters as members of the Screen Actors Guild elected 46 directors to its national board in results tilting heavily toward candidates supporting the moderate regime of President Melissa Gilbert. The election, results of which were unveiled early Tuesday, is part of a reorganization that involves cutting the union's 107-member board by more than one-third.
July 23, 2001 |
"The Sopranos" and "The West Wing" tied for top honors as outstanding drama in awards handed out by television critics Saturday evening, while the HBO Mafia series was named program of the year. The Television Critics Assn.
October 7, 2010
The Early Show Diane Lane. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Joe Scarborough; Giada de Laurentiis; Judah Friedlander; Jane Kaczmarek. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News Katherine Heigl; Joe Mantegna. (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America The Senate debate in Orlando, Fla.; Vittorio Grigolo. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Regis and Kelly Melina Kanakaredes; Michael Kors. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Joy Behar's birthday. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Doctors Drinking from a can. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL The Oprah Winfrey Show Why a woman sued her husband for millions and won. (N)