Tag Archives: Angela Lansbury

The Oscars® were no enormous shame, a few good jokes, no great shocks

I’m a big fan of Ellen DeGeneres and her understated, often brilliant humor. This was most evident when she hosted the 2001 Emmy Awards after the horrific events in New York and Washington that year. The show was postponed twice, and when it finally aired a couple of months later[...]

Tony Awards on CBS tonight… and the winners are…

HollywoodNews.com: Tonight’s Tony Awards on CBS may turn out to be a big ratings winner. For once, the Tonys have clear sailing all night with very little real competition on the regular broadcast networks. Almost everything else on the tube tonight is a repeat–from “American’s Got Talent” to “The Simpsons.”[...]

Snippets from 10th Annual Movies for Grownups Awards

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Lori Loughlin says she has no regrets about departing “90210″ and is leaving the CW show “on the very best of terms.” Lori, who’s been playing mom to Shenae Grimes and Tristan Wilds on the series since 2008, departs at season’s end[...]

Geoffrey Rush the Best Supportive Actor

By Roger Friedman/Leah Sydney HollywoodNews.com: Geoffrey Rush plays Lionel Logue–the speech therapist–so brilliantly in “The King’s Speech.” But forget Logue–Rush should be playing Lionel “Jet Lag.” Since the beginning of December, Rush has been commuting back and forth from Sydney to Los Angeles on 48 hour turnarounds to help support the[...]

Chat with Matt Bomer of ‘White Collar’

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: If you are a fan of the USA network series ‘White Collar’ then I have some great news for you. The show, which focuses on the unlikely partnership of con artist Neal Caffrey (Matt Bomer) and FBI Agent Peter Burke (Tim DeKay), returns to the air with new[...]

Katherine Heigl says “Adios” to “Adaline”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: An interesting move on Andy Tennant’s “Adaline.” Late last night, reps confirmed that Katherine Heigl has bowed out of the production, and that Tennant will recast the lead. The story follows a woman stuck in her 20s after a lightning strike prevents her from aging. Angela Lansbury recently[...]

Paul McCartney, Oprah Winfrey to receive Kennedy Center Honors

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: It’s no surprise to see that Paul McCartney has been selected to receive the 2010 Kennedy Center Honors. A few years back, he was to be honored but had to turn down the opportunity because of an important family event so organizers honored Paul Simon instead! Well, now[...]

Diahann Carroll Diamond Birthday Arrives, PBS Special Soon to Air

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith hollywoodnews.com: What a month for Diahann Carroll, with USA’s “White Collar” starting its second season amid strong ratings and critical kudos — even as she launches her “The Lady…The Music…The Legend.” PBS special with its debut airing set for July 31 on Los Angeles’[...]

‘White Collar’s’ Diahann Carroll discusses her birthday celebration

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: What a month for Diahann Carroll, with USA’s “White Collar” starting its second season amid strong ratings and critical kudos — even as she launches her “The Lady…The Music…The Legend.” PBS special with its debut airing set for July 31 on Los Angeles’[...]

Sean Hayes to host the 2010 Tony Awards

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Sean Hayes is not only a 2010 Tony Award nominee for his role in the musical Promises, Promises, but it’s just been announced that he will follow in the footsteps of such stars as Hugh Jackman, Angela Lansbury, Neil Patrick Harris, Rosie O’Donnell and Whoopi Goldberg as[...]