“When you become tired of fitting in is when you truly become yourself.” – Ric Ocasek New Wave visionary and self-professed “Master of Doom” Ric Ocasek died back in September … Continue Reading Remembering the wonderful weirdness of Ric Ocasek
Peter Henry Fonda died last week at age 79. He was born into an acting dynasty – son of Henry, brother of Jane and father, of course, to Bridget. However, Peter Fonda was more than just Hollywood royalty. He was a true artist who forged his own creative path and, in the process, carved out his own place in film history.
Veteran character actor L.Q. Jones will be the first to tell you that it takes luck – not talent – to launch a career in Hollywood. For him, it was … Continue Reading L.Q. Jones reflects on luck, Peckinpah and the film he hasn’t made yet
Ben Bradlee’s wife, Sally Quin, says filmmakers were “contemplating” featuring a scene with Lauren Bacall as WaPo publisher, Katharine Graham.
The God of War saga started way back in 2005; a lifetime ago in the video game world. Launching in March of that year for the PlayStation 2, creator David … Continue Reading God of War
Today is Bruce Springsteen’s 69th birthday and we should all celebrate. Why? Because he’s “the Boss.”
I love “Frasier” (and Kelsey Grammer) but rebooting it is a terrible idea. Here’s why.
On a recent trip to Chicago, I had the opportunity to catch a show at The Steppenwolf Theatre Company.
John Mahoney, beloved dad on “Frasier,” has died. He was 77.
He was a songwriter’s songwriter. His songs created more than a narrative, they created a feeling and became instantly recognizable.
Don’t watch it. Don’t. The 2017 Concert footage of David Cassidy, forgetting lyrics, slurring words and clinging to a guitar led to clips on “Inside Edition,” personal embarrassment, an appearance on Dr. … Continue Reading Who We Lost In 2017 – David Cassidy
The power of the press is often taken for granted in the United States. In times when world leaders attack the press and attempt to discredit them, we must remember … Continue Reading Attacking the Devil
Legendary actor Harry Dean Stanton has died. Which almost seems impossible since it seemed he’d outlive us all.
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