Tuesday, February 9, 2016

'Housewives of NJ' star Teresa Giudice's tell-all book angers former cellmate

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 12:52 PM
Real Housewife of New Jersey Teresa Giudice's new tell-all, Turning the Tables: From Housewife to Inmate and Back Again, may have broken one of the cardinal rules of life behind bars. What happens in prison, stays in prison. In an exclusive interview with In Touch magazine, Teresa’s former... Read more

Lee Daniels wants Sean Penn’s 'bogus' $10 million lawsuit dismissed

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 10:45 AM
Philadelphia native Lee Daniels has asked that Sean Penn’s $10 million defamation lawsuit against him be dismissed, invoking Penn’s beloved character Jeff Spicoli in a formal complaint to do so. “Dismissal is required because the core of the complaint — that Daniels wronged... Read more

Wilma Theater's Blanka Zizka wins Vilcek prize, $100K

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 6:42 PM
Score another win for immigrants. Blanka Zizka, the artistic director of the Wilma Theater (265 S. Broad St.) since 1981, has been named this year's winner of The Vilcek Prize in the Arts. An early champion of Czech-born British playwright Tom Stoppard (Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, Arcadia... Read more

Amber Rose and Kim Kardashian bury hatchet, pose together

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 2:51 PM
There may yet be hope for peace in the Middle East. The feud is over. Or at least there's been a ceasfire. South Philly's Amber Rose and Kim Kardashian have posed together in a selfie and both posted it to their respective social media universes. Kim wrote "Tea anyone?" beneath the photo because... Read more

Times are tough for Bradley Cooper and 'Cradley Booper'

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 1:41 PM
Matt Katzenbach, 27, and his twin brother Scott have been mistaken so frequently for 41-year-old former Daily News intern and current movie star Bradley Cooper, that Matt finally decided to put his look to the test last month at the Sundance Film Festival. His friends dared him to get past the velvet... Read more

Cantina's Aila DeVowe to compete on Bravo's 'Recipe for Deception'

Monday, February 1, 2016, 5:46 PM
Aila DeVowe, chef de cuisine at Cantina Los Caballitos (1651 E. Passyunk Ave.), will be one of four contestants on this Thursday's 10 p.m. episode of Bravo's new cooking competition, "Recipe for Deception." The latest in a string of competition-based reality TV cooking shows, "Recipe for Deception"... Read more

Sex toy company wants Amber Rose's finger

Monday, February 1, 2016, 3:52 PM
When it comes to self-promotion, you have to give South Philly's Amber Rose a hand. And, according to the New York Daily News, soon you may be able to purchase Rose's hand. Following her Twitter war with Kanye West, in which Amber alluded to ex-BF Kanye's enjoyment of her magic fingers from the bottom... Read more

Aretha Franklin seeks to take a bite out of Patti LaBelle's pie empire

Monday, February 1, 2016, 12:44 PM
Soul food is being taken to a whole new level. Following the million-dollar success of Philly diva Patti LaBelle's pies, and a popular YouTube homage to their greatness, Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin is also getting into the food business. Franklin told Detroit's Channel 4 News that even though she's... Read more

Tina Fey, Amy Poehler roast Leonardo DiCaprio at SAG Awards

Monday, February 1, 2016, 9:26 AM
Delaware County’s own Tina Fey joined Amy Poehler at the Screen Actors Guild Awards to honor comedian Carol Burnett with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Ultimately, though, Leonardo DiCaprio got caught in the crossfire of the night. “Let’s all calm down about Leonardo DiCaprio and... Read more

Caitlyn Jenner to visit Penn for speaking date with Buzz Bissinger

Monday, February 1, 2016, 8:23 AM
Caitlyn Jenner will visit the University of Pennsylvania later this month for a conversation with author and Penn alumnus Buzz Bissinger. Dubbed “An Evening with Caitlyn Jenner,” the event is set to run Wednesday, Feb. 17, at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $5 for Penn students, and $30 for the general... Read more
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