August 2, 2013 |
British actress Olivia Colman knows a thing or two about being glued to a TV. “'Dallas!' 'Dallas!' 'Dallas!'” she said during a recent trip to Beverly Hills. “That was my show … and 'The Colbys.' But, oh, 'Dallas,' and that feeling of being so excited to get home in front of the telly. I remember staying up because I just had to know who shot J.R.” Folks across the pond developed a similar such yearning for the bleak murder-mystery drama starring Colman, “Broadchurch.” Colman appeared opposite David Tennant (“Doctor Who”)
July 30, 2013 |
ARLINGTON, Texas - Less than 24 hours before Wednesday's 1p.m. PDT nonwaiver trade deadline, rumors were flying about the Angels, who began Tuesday 14 games back in the American League West and in selling mode. The St. Louis Cardinals, with a surplus of young, high-end pitchers, have reportedly inquired about shortstop Erick Aybar ; the Kansas City Royals are hot for second baseman Howie Kendrick , and the Angels are pursuing Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Ian Kennedy . And during the game against the Rangers, third baseman Alberto Callaspo was traded to the Oakland Athletics for triple-A infielder Grant Green . One person who seemed oblivious to it all before the game was Manager Mike Scioscia , who is not on Twitter, not on Facebook, and not really up to speed on many rumors.
July 30, 2013 |
ARLINGTON, Texas - Less than 24 hours before Wednesday's 1 p.m. PDT non-waiver trade deadline, rumors were flying about the Angels, who entered Tuesday 14 games game back in the American League West and in rare selling mode. The Cardinals reportedly have inquired about shortstop Erick Aybar, the Yankees are interested in third baseman Alberto Callaspo, the Royals are hot for second baseman Howie Kendrick, and the Angels are interested in Arizona pitcher Ian Kennedy. One person who seemed oblivious to it all was Manager Mike Scioscia, who is not on Twitter, not on Facebook, and not really up to speed on many of the rumors.
July 29, 2013 |
Jennifer Aniston is setting the record straight about the viral wedding rumors swirling around her and fiance Justin Theroux. So everybody just calm down. "We just want to do it when it's perfect, and we're not rushed, and no one is rushing from a job or rushing to a job," Aniston told the Associated Press on Saturday. "And, you know, we already feel married. " PHOTOS: 50 most beautiful female celebrities Feeling is believing, we suppose. The "Friends" alum, 44, and Theroux, 41, met on the set of the comedy "Wanderlust" and have been dating for about two years.
July 29, 2013 |
Is Nicki Minaj engaged to DJ Khaled? We're not really sure, but the "Pink Friday" rapper is sporting a huge rock on her left-hand ring finger that isn't shutting down any such rumors. Nevermind the fact that said ring , which she wore out on Saturday, looks totally different than the ring DJ Khaled popped the question with with in his now infamous video proposal (which you can see below). A rep for Minaj, real name Onika Tanya Maraj, did not respond to The Times' requests for comment.
July 25, 2013 |
Apple has been rumored to be working on a plastic, low-cost iPhone for quite some time now, so it was only a matter of time before a video claiming to show the device hit YouTube. The 6.5-minute video called "New Low-Cost Plastic Apple iPhone: Sneak Peek" gives users an extended look at and explanation of what is allegedly the back cover for the rumored iPhone. The phone's shell shown in the video is just about the same size as the iPhone 5 but slightly thicker and wider. The video shows a white version of the plastic iPhone, but says it will probably be available in a variety of color options.
July 16, 2013 |
Model Kate Moss is reflecting on her three-decade career in the latest issue of Allure, sharing everything from what helped her get through scandals to beauty and fashion tips. "Everyone's a celebrity. But I'm kind of a celebrity now, so even though I'm not an actress, people know my name. I'm not just a face," the model said in the magazine's August issue. The petite and free-spirited British fashion icon was photographed by Mario Testino, appearing on the beauty guide's cover for the ninth time.
July 9, 2013 |
It's already been an eventful week for George Clooney. The Internet was buzzing over reports Monday that he and girlfriend Stacy Keibler had split. But on Tuesday, his personal life was put on the back burner with the announcement that People magazine's former Sexiest Man Alive is the 2013 winner of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles' Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award, honoring excellence in film. Clooney will receive the honor at the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards on Nov. 9 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
July 3, 2013 |
After the coffee. Before figuring out how early to sneak out today. The Skinny: Isn't it so nice when Wednesday feels like Friday? Most of this town already seems to have headed out the door. Wednesday's headlines include the July 4 box office preview, reviews of "The Lone Ranger" and "Despicable Me 2" and the latest Jeff Robinov rumors. The Morning Fix will be off on the Fourth of July and Friday. Have a safe holiday and see you back here Monday. Daily Dose: Lost in all the talk about potential mergers among cable operators is what this might mean for consumers.
June 17, 2013 |
"The show is titled 'Mad Men,' but without these women, the guys would be just a bunch of desperate masturbators in great suits. " So said Holly Hunter, introducing the lead actresses of the acclaimed AMC drama last week at the nonprofit Women in Film awards. And, really, it's hard to argue. While the show's men, most notably, the self-loathing Don Draper, keep repeating sins from the past, the women have evolved and adapted through the show's six seasons. Remember the pilot episode in which Joan takes Peggy on a tour of the office and advises her to "take a paper bag, cut eye holes out of it, put it over your head, get undressed then look at yourself in the mirror"?