2004 was a hot year for former stand-up and In Living Color star Jaime Foxx. He was the star in two major motion pictures sharing screen time with Jada Pinkett-Smith and global box office star Tom Cruise in Collateral and as blues legend Ray Charles in Ray.
The 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards were last night and there weren’t a whole lot of surprises with the winners. Allison Janney got a double dose of Emmy love for her work on Showtime’s Master of Sex and her new TV series Mom. Weird Al had a VERY weird musical take on the nominated show songs, which left me with the puppy hearing a weird noise face. A highlight was a moving, but fitting tribute…
I was in rehearsals at the LaJolla Playhouse for a pre-Broadway run of How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying…
Charlie Chaplin is one of my favorite movie stars. I could watch his films - silent and with sound until my eyeballs popped out!
Phillip Seymour Hoffman, was unarguably one of the most brilliant actors of my generation. His on-screen performances were always infused with humor, passion and a realism that always made you forget he was an actor in a role.
Oprah Winfrey and Steven Spielberg met more than 20 years ago when he cast her in her only Oscar nominated role to date…Sophia in…
In 1984,A group of good-hearted but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks. It put former football player Bubba Smith on the radar as a comedic actor, Stand-up comedian Marion Ramsey and made a star out of Steve Guttenberg for most of the 80’s
As a crime wave sweeps through a city that doesn’t have enough police…