August 25, 2011
COMEDY Kathy Griffin's presence in sitcoms, on the red carpet, "The View," Broadway and the NYT bestseller list is still ancillary to her stand-up career and six Emmy-rific seasons of "Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-list. " For her two appearances at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, expect the Kathy we've come to know and love, complete with quick wit and plenty of celeb takedowns. Segerstrom Hall, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. 7 and 9:30 p.m. Sat. $46-$75. (714) 556-2787.
August 13, 2011
To promote its Emmy nomination, A&E bought a print ad for "Hoarders" that used quotes from celebrity fan Kathy Griffin. The problem? "Hoarders" and Bravo's "Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List" are both nominated in the reality program category. Not happy with her competitor's tactic, Griffin has come out with her own Emmy promo ad that reads, "Quoting me in an Emmy ad? Bravo, Hoarders. BRAVO. " Griffin is pictured among stacks of newspapers and magazines, a la "Hoarders.
February 21, 2011
Kathy Griffin will bring the "tea party" to "Glee. " ( TV Line ) "Inception" takes the top film sound editing Golden Reel honors. They did a good job of drowning out the sound of audience members saying "What's going on?" ( Los Angeles Times ) The weekend isn't over, but it looks as though Liam Neeson and "Unknown" will win the box-office derby. ( Los Angeles Times ) Actress Hayden Panettiere took a nice, quiet Lifetime movie and landed herself in a world of controversy.
November 2, 2010 |
Kathy Griffin was sitting in her sparse dressing room when one of her minions presented her with a golden chalice. But the ornate container wasn't filled with Cristal Champagne or chocolate truffles. Griffin's life on the D-list apparently means that her cup runneth over with pint-sized packages of peanut butter. And the chalice? It's made of plastic. "Well, aren't I the big star?" she teased, shoving a spoonful of the peanut butter into her mouth in hopes of a protein boost. The flame-haired 49-year-old comedian known for her acerbic humor ?
January 2, 2013 |
Dancer, singer and actress Julianne Hough, who plays a victim of abuse in the upcoming film "Safe Haven," has her own backstory of abuse suffered as a child, she revealed to Cosmopolitan in the mag's February issue. After winning a five-year scholarship to the Italia Conti Academy of the Arts, where her brother Derek Hough was studying, a 10-year-old Julianne headed from Utah to London to train in dance. The now-24-year-old told the mag that while in London, far from her recently divorced parents, "I was abused, mentally, physically, everything," she said.
January 1, 2013 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week Dec. 30, 2012 - Jan. 5, 2012 in PDF format This week's TV Movies CBS This Morning Dr. Jerry Argovitz; Florence and the Machine performs. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Author Sonja Lyubomirsky. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Good Day L.A. 7 a.m. KTTV Rachael Ray Twins who still dress alike. (N) 8 a.m. KCAL Live With Kelly and Michael Matthew Morrison; Whitney Cummings; resolutions.