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Philip Seymour Hoffman and Andrew Garfield in “Death of a Salesman”

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The greatest American play? Quite possibly Arthur Miller’s “Death of a Salesman,” set in 1949 and revived last night on Broadway in a production that is outstanding. Mike Nichols directed and reinvented Miller’s classic, with Philip Seymour Hoffman as Willy Loman, Andrew Garfield (the new movie Spider[...]

Details on Katie Couric’s ‘Glee’ appearance

HollywoodNews.com: CBS news anchor Katie Couric will be taking on ‘Glee’ in the episode that will air after the Super Bowl, but what can fans expect? Couric will reportedly be dancing with Matthew Morrison’s character at some point, states RadarOnline.com. Not only that, but she will also have a moment with[...]

Mel Gibson buries his own ‘Beaver’ with his latest actions

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: It’s a good thing Summit Entertainment is making so much money on the “Twilight” series. They also have in their possession “The Beaver,” starring Mel Gibson, and directed by Jodie Foster. After what’s happened now, “The Beaver” may not see the light of the day for a long, long[...]

Larry King wants Ryan Seacrest to replace him on CNN talk show

Hollywoodnews.com: Who would Larry King like to see fill his suspenders, err shoes on CNN? “American Idol” host Ryan Seacrest. King announced his choice on his show Tuesday night in a conversation with HBO talk show yakker Bill Maher. “I can’t be objective because I don’t know his feelings, his interest[...]

Jack Nicholson Tells Mike Nichols: “Even Oysters Have Enemies”

By Roger Friedman hollywoodnews.com: Jack Nicholson showed up very late for Mike Nichols’ big AFI tribute last week in Hollywood—he’d been watching the Lakers, of course. Then Nicholson made everyone including Robin Williams—who later riffed on this—scratch their heads with his comments. Nicholson said: ”This is so wonderful about what every one[...]

Ken Starr’s criminal indictment doubles to $59 million

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Money manager to the stars, Ken Starr, had his criminal indictment increased from $30 million to almost double that at $59 million yesterday. As I told you when this first began on June 1st, the number is going to keep getting larger. Singer Carly Simon, whom I knew had[...]

Sawyer’s last day arrived

Diane Sawyer had her last day on ABC’s “Good Morning America” yesterday and took a moment to reflect on the past. The majority of the broadcast centered on her departure and included video clips, hugs, and lots of tears from the last 11 years on the show. Sawyer will be starting[...]