| Dec 2, 2010
Alfred Masini, a pioneer of first-run syndication who created such hit television shows as "Entertainment Tonight" and "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous," has died. He was 80.
Masini died Monday in Honolulu from complications of melanoma, said Kristin...
| Aug 6, 2010
| 10:12 AM
Writer, director and co-star Perry goes back to one of his earlier hits with this comedy-drama -- reminiscent of "Couples Retreat" -- that unites several pairs of spouses for a Bahamas vacation.
They converse a lot about their respective marriages, one...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 6:58 PM
Time to embrace your inner geek! Wizard World Comic Con is coming to NOLA this weekend! Jan 29 - 30 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
And the guest list includes names such as James Marsters, Julie Benz, Louis Gossett Jr., Ray Park, Adam West,...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 1:17 PM
A well-chosen cast does much to help make director William Dear's earnest, fact-inspired drama as affecting as it wants to be.
Clifton Collins Jr. plays a late-1950s baseball coach who aspires to be in the big leagues, but takes on the challenging of...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:33 AM
You can't help but feel the maternal touch of Phylicia Rashad.
She exudes warmth, calm and centeredness that brings to mind ideal qualities of a mom. Her voice is honeyed and clear, her answers are specific and instructional, and when she says, "Oh,...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 2:09 PM
Shaun Williams knew it was coming, but he still got sticker shock from his grocery bill in the days after son Ishaq arrived home from Notre Dame for what was supposed to be a brief three-week break in May.
"I definitely had to adjust my shopping," said...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Lorraine Hansberry’s “A Raisin in the Sun” opened on Broadway in 1959, becoming the first play written by an African-American woman to do so.
Fifty-four years later, Palm Beach Dramaworks has staged a sturdy, and sometimes searing,...