During one of Jerry Springer’s frequent stops back in the Chicago area — where he still maintains a condominium home in Evanston — the veteran TV personality checked in with me to chat about the vibrancy of his long-running daily talk show, his other TV projects and his take on the current state of politics, as seen from his perspective as the former mayor of Cincinnati.
Another celebrity relationship has deteriorated into an ugly custody fight over the ex-couple’s young daughter.
Calling all chefs and talented cooks! Bravo’s “Top Chef” is including Chicago in its nationwide series of casting calls — seeking contestants for the award-winning series upcoming 13th season.
Bruce Jenner’s increasingly feminine appearance has been making headlines for more than a year. And now, a reported documentary-style reality series will give us more of the story.
Perhaps it was because Justin Bieber made a bad impression at a taping of Ellen DeGeneres’ talk show Wednesday, but only a few hours later, the pop superstar posted an intriguing video, expressing a lot of emotion as he apologized to his fans.
Barbara Rosenblat is finding a whole new group of fans, thanks to her role as part of the huge ensemble on the hot Netflix series “Orange Is The New Black.”
In a wonderful move, the Oscars show producers announced Thursday that Grammy-winning country star Tim McGraw would perform the Academy Award-nominated “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” at the Oscars ceremony on Feb. 22.
For the past few years, Frances Cobain — who reportedly no longer wants to use her middle name of Bean — has been very much under the radar.
While announced some time ago, Eddie Redmayne is now finally gearing up to play a transgendered woman — likely to be as physically and psychologically challenging as his transformation to portray Stephen Hawking in his Oscar-nominated “The Theory of Everything.”
SEEN ON THE SCENE: “Chicago PD” actress Marina Squerciati was among those who dropped by the Tuesday VIP opening of Good Stuff Eatery — the first Chicago outlet for former “Top Chef” contestant Spike Mendelsohn’s fast-casual burger concept restaurant.