Stories tagged: celebrities
Thu., March 30, 2017, 8:40 a.m.
Burglars of a feather ‘flock’ together in Los Angeles
The gang members start their days in the impoverished neighborhoods of South Los Angeles, but their real work begins in some of the city’s wealthiest enclaves.
UPDATED: Sat., March 25, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Reynolds and Fisher honored with humor, music and dance
Laughter, music and the tapping of dancing shoes reverberated throughout a public memorial to Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher, which loved ones say is just how the actresses would have …
Sat., March 11, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
L.A. police tell People Richard Simmons is fine
Los Angeles Police recently visited Richard Simmons’s house on a welfare check after rumors persisted that his housekeeper was holding him hostage.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
NYC mayor, celebrities due at pre-inauguration Trump demonstration
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Rev. Al Sharpton and celebrities including Mark Ruffalo, Michael Moore and Rosie Perez are planning to rally New Yorkers to stand up to …
Sat., Aug. 20, 2016, midnight
San Francisco honors Tony Bennett with statue, festivities
If ever there was a man to throw a grand birthday bash for in San Francisco, it had to be Tony Bennett. And that is exactly what happened Friday. After …
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016, 4:11 p.m.
Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in ‘Star Wars,’ dead at 81
LONDON – Kenny Baker played the lovable droid R2-D2 in the “Star Wars” films, achieving cult status and fans’ adulation without showing his face or speaking any lines. The 3-foot …
Sat., June 11, 2016, 9:14 p.m.
‘VIP Syndrome’ may have factored in Prince’s death
One doctor delivered test results to Prince’s home. Another sent his son, who wasn’t a physician, on a cross-country flight to bring medication to the music star. It’s not clear …
Sat., June 4, 2016, 3:36 p.m.
People: Spike Lee throws dance party ahead of Prince’s 58th birthday
The dress code was purple, getting down was a requirement and plenty of people obliged as Prince was celebrated at a Spike Lee party ahead of what would have been …
Thu., June 2, 2016, 2:34 p.m.
Prince joins a list of stars dead from drug overdoses
Prince joins a list of other stars, including Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe, whose lives ended with an overdose.
Sun., March 2, 2014, midnight
Doug Clark: Son’s in the Thicke of breaking celeb news
They don’t call it a Magic Kingdom for nothing. Yes, I’m home from my family trip to Disneyland. We flew back from the land of palm trees and Southern California …
Thu., March 12, 2009, midnight
It’s the Apple of his ear
So just how does Bill Clinton unwind between offering President Barack Obama unsolicited advice and helping Hillary pack for diplomatic trips? Seems he kicks it with a little North Texas …
Wed., March 11, 2009, midnight
Will Drew do some vamping?
She starred as a buddy to that lovable alien E.T., but does Drew Barrymore have what it takes to direct vampires? The 34-year-old actress (“E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial,” the “Charlie’s Angels” …
Tue., March 10, 2009, midnight
Singer Carter still a wonder woman
Lynda Carter peers at the ultrasleek stereo in her hotel room, trying to find the right button that will get it to accept her CD. “Now, where would Play be?” …
Mon., March 9, 2009, midnight
Hunter’s life a ‘Saving Grace’
Truth be told, Holly Hunter isn’t convinced her character in “Saving Grace” needs saving. At least not right away. Back in 2007, when the first episode of TNT’s hit drama …
Fri., March 6, 2009, midnight
Brown charged with felonies
LOS ANGELES – Chris Brown briefly appeared in court Thursday, hours after he was charged with two felonies stemming from what a police detective describes as a brutal argument between …
Fri., March 6, 2009, midnight
No science to nasty gossip
Some celebs are always in the spotlight – which you have to think is better than never being there. There have to be times, though, when certain celebs want to …
Wed., March 4, 2009, midnight
Miley smacks Jonas Brothers
The Jonas Brothers were good-little-boy hawkers for their signature film, “Jonas Brothers: The 3-D Concert Experience,” which opened Friday. Their appearance at the Palisades Center in West Nyack, N.Y., on …
Tue., March 3, 2009, midnight
The past helped push Streisand
It was a challenge that Barbra Streisand wasn’t sure she could handle. Although she made her directorial debut with 1983’s “Yentl” – the musical drama about a young Jewish woman …
Mon., March 2, 2009, midnight
50 Cent waits to make big bucks
50 Cent is taking a back seat to Eminem. The rapper says he won’t release his “Before I Self Destruct” CD until Eminem’s album – tentatively titled “Relapse” – sees …
Sun., March 1, 2009, midnight
Gretchen loves to play molls from the past
Gretchen Mol has been spending a lot of time in the past lately. Her role in the new television police drama “Life on Mars” pushes her back to 1973. And …
Fri., Feb. 27, 2009, midnight
No L.A. life for little girl Ledger
Michelle Williams has vowed that Matilda, her 3-year-old daughter with actor Heath Ledger, will not grow up anywhere near Los Angeles. And why would that be?
Thu., Feb. 26, 2009, midnight
Clooney dodges Hollywood glow
One of the faces that you might have missed at Sunday’s Oscars broadcast was that of George Clooney. Turns out the “Michael Clayton” star was meeting with President Barack Obama …
Tue., Feb. 24, 2009, midnight
Cher lies low when in Sin City
Cher’s concert stand in Las Vegas may be the ultimate representation of Sin City: It’s decadent, glitzy, oversized, over-the-top and a thrill-a-minute experience. But when she leaves the Colosseum at …
Mon., Feb. 23, 2009, midnight
Bentley returns to simple roots
When Dierks Bentley turned over his finished album to his label after two years of hard work, he didn’t quite get the response he was looking for. Capitol Records Nashville …
Mon., Feb. 23, 2009, midnight
Cancer-stricken TV star weds, as cameras roll
LONDON – Bald from chemotherapy and so weak she had trouble standing, British reality TV star Jade Goody married her 21-year-old sweetheart on Sunday – and her every tear was …
Fri., Feb. 20, 2009, midnight
There’s no love like animal love
Domestic squabble occur every day. But according to the New York Post, the kind of domestic quarrel that hit Sandra Herold and her friend Charla Nash on Monday was undeniably …
Thu., Feb. 19, 2009, midnight
Brown’s apology too little, late?
Chris Brown has been busy doing the apology thing following his alleged attack on girlfriend and fellow singer Rihanna. “Words cannot begin to express how sorry and saddened I am …
Wed., Feb. 18, 2009, midnight
Battlin’ Lohans make headlines
Every generation has its favorite celebrity-family horrorshow. Few, however, match that put on by the Lohans. First there’s first daughter Lindsay Lohan, she of the partying and on-set hissy fits …
Mon., Feb. 16, 2009, midnight
Daley uses role to make ‘Bones’
When baby-faced actor John Francis Daley joined the cast of “Bones” to play psychologist Lance Sweets, he expected to be at the receiving end of some sharp barbs about his …
Sun., Feb. 15, 2009, midnight
Looking for balance is this Jane’s addiction
No one would ever have to ask Jane Krakowski what her astrological sign is. She’s a die-hard Libra, always looking for balance in everything she does. Take her gig as …