Jerry Springer continues to draw audiences

Jerry Springer continues to draw audiences

February 1, 2015 / People, Television

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.

Eddie Redmayne tackles another tough role — as a woman

Eddie Redmayne tackles another tough role — as a woman

January 28, 2015 / Movies, People

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.”