Tag Archives: Barbra Streisand

Personal thoughts on Elizabeth Taylor’s passing

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: I flipped on the television this morning to MSNBC and heard anchor Thomas Roberts share the news that Elizabeth Taylor had died. I felt suddenly so sad. We knew she had been so ill but it still came as a shock much like when Lucille Ball died in[...]

Gilles Marini on ‘Brothers and Sisters,’ ‘Royal Pains’

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: The question of whether there’ll be a sixth season of ABC’s “Brothers and Sisters” has yet to be decided — but some are already starting a letter writing campaign. That’s gratifying news to the show’s Gilles Marini, who points out, “I think[...]

Barbra Streisand never intended to insult ‘Glee,’ just busy

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Barbra Streisand is coming off of a spectacular weekend that had her honored with an all-star concert at the MusiCares benefit then performing “Evergreen” at the Grammys two days later. But the great star is also taking the time to clarify a response she gave to ‘Entertainment Tonight’[...]

Lea Michele finally meets Barbra Streisand, tweets about it

HollywoodNews.com: Lea Michele performed at Barbra Streisand’s MusiCares tribute, but the ‘Glee’ actress didn’t get to meet the legend until the night of the Grammys. Lea Michele hit up her Twitter to reveal the exciting night: “As if this night at the Grammys wasn’t amazing enough…waiting at the valet… Mrs Barbra[...]

Grammy: Insider’s Scoops and Spoilers

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Here are some quick Grammy spoilers–sounds like a great show tonight, not to be missed: Gwyneth Paltrow will sing “F— You” with Cee Lo Green. Barbra Streisand is performing her old hit “Evergreen.” Kris Kristofferson, her co-star from “A Star is Born,” will introduce her. Bob Dylan,[...]

Whitney Houston Looks Great!

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Whitney Houston has been rehearsing all week for tonight’s Clive Davis/NARAS extravaganza at the Beverly Hilton, I spoke with her last night and happily report that Whitney looks great, she’s at fighting weight, no kidding, healthy, healthy healthy. She’s going to star in a tribute to[...]

Barbra Streisand at her MusiCares Person of the Year dinner at the LA Convention Center

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Stop the presses: None other than Prince, dressed like Little Lord Fauntleroy, introduced Barbra Streisand last night at her MusiCares Person of the Year dinner at the LA Convention Center. He’d been sitting quietly to the side most of the evening, although at one point he[...]

Grammy Party Cutbacks… what is going on?

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com:This shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise since record or CD or download sales are literally at a fraction of what they used to be: on Grammy night, the two biggest record companies are not having after parties. As of now, Universal Music–the leader–has nothing scheduled.[...]

Seth Rogen, Barbara Streisand playing mother and son in new comedy

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Seth Rogen has had some unique co-stars over the years, from a stoned James Franco (“Pineapple Express”) and a dying Adam Sandler (“Funny People”) to international singing superstar Jay Chou (“The Green Hornet”). But we haven’t seen anything yet. Rogen will team with silver screen legend Barbara Streisand for[...]

Clint Eastwood wants Beyonce for “Star Is Born” remake

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Clint Eastwood works quick. He’s tight. He’s efficient. And he often lines up projects months in advance because he loves to direct. So yes, even though he has been progressing steadily on a J. Edgar Hoover film with Leonardo DiCaprio, Charlize Theron and Armie Hammer in place, we’re[...]