| Nov 7, 2010
Martin Baum, an old-time New York theatrical talent agent who became a veteran voice of experience for the upstart Creative Artists Agency in the late 1970s and who brought to the firm such established star clients as Sidney Poitier and Peter Sellers, has...
| May 15, 2011
| 7:15 PM
In Michael Feeney Callan's fawning new biography, we get plenty of the actor, director and environmentalist we already know but only a tantalizing, too-brief glimpse of a young man we almost never hear about: Charles Robert Redford Jr., Angeleno.
| Dec 3, 2006
London — It's hard not to stare at Peter O'Toole's face, hunting for vestiges of one of the most beautiful male visages to grace the silver screen. Yet, the clear blue eyes that once peered out from under a white kaffiyeh have gone rheumy. The...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:31 PM
Years ago when I interviewed Sean Connery for his then-current movie "The Rock," I asked him if he had any memories of shooting "The Molly Maguires" in Jim Thorpe and Eckley, among other northeastern Pennsylvania locations.
"Pennsylvania," he said...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:17 PM
Renowned British actor Terence Stamp was initially hesitant to take on the role of a curmudgeonly pensioner in the touching new film, "Unfinished Song," opening this week at the Playhouse 7 in Pasadena.
"I don't know if I play ordinary that well,"...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 2:30 AM
| Jan 8, 2013
| 4:15 AM
His work has been seen by millions — most recently in the Stephen Spielberg film “Lincoln” — but this Hagerstown native might not be easily recognized despite his appearances in scores of movies, television shows and commercials....
| May 8, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Avi Hoffman is Jewish. Still.
So much so the actor proclaims it with the title of his latest stage project, "Still Jewish After All These Years: A Lifetime in the Theatre." The one-man-show is being produced through May 19 by the Boca Raton Theatre...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 4:32 PM
There are some people who, when you get the chance to hear them talk about their lives, you just have to stop what you're doing and listen. The late Richard Harris was one such person — whenever he stopped by David Letterman's set, I always tended...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 4:23 PM
When it comes to songwriting, Jimmy Webb has few peers. His lyrics are rife with stunning imagery, his music with nuances and emotions that carry those words into your head and heart. As a singer, Jimmy Webb is a great......
| Nov 17, 2010
| 3:52 PM
To some, the two dozen peafowl who remain wild in the hillside area above Angeles Crest Highway near tiny Glenola Park are inspiring for their novelty and beauty.
To many others, the noisy, messy birds make for lousy neighbors.
But neither side in the...