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Archive: April, 2011

Jamie Moyer talks charity, rehab, Phillies pitching

Tuesday, April 19, 2011, 7:43 AM
Jamie Moyer is happy that while rehabbing from Tommy John surgery he can devote more time to Camp Erin, the bereavement camp for children that he and wife Karen have established through the Moyer Foundation. The two are hosting a fundraiser for the foundation, an Evening at the Ballpark, at 6... Read more

Roots frontman Tariq Trotter talks movie role, Welcome America!

Monday, April 18, 2011, 5:19 PM
Even though he could have relaxed on his two-week vacation from "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," Tariq Trotter says that he jumped at the chance to take a role in "Must Be the Music," for two reasons: His appreciation for Charles S. Dutton, who wrote, directs and stars in the film, and the fact that... Read more

Charles S. Dutton talks about the movie he's shooting here

Monday, April 18, 2011, 8:51 AM
"Directing is like washing a battleship with a Q-tip," says Charles S. Dutton, "It's all encompassing." Dutton is in town directing and starring in "Must be the Music," which he also wrote. The movie centers around Dutton's character, a record mogul, as ruthless as he is successful, who ends up missing... Read more

Countess LuAnn classed up Plymouth Meeting Saturday

Monday, April 18, 2011, 8:36 AM
"Money can't buy you class," as Countess LuAnn de Lesseps sang, but it can buy you accessories at the new Jewelbilee location at the Metroplex in Plymouth Meeting, where on Saturday afternoon the "Real Housewives of New York" star signed copies of her book "Class with the Countess: How to Live with... Read more

UPDATED: Did Sarah Madson diss Phillies fans?

Thursday, April 14, 2011, 8:12 AM
Sarah Madson, wife of Phillies reliever Ryan Madson, has been quoted bashing Phillies fans during a recent interview with a blogger at a charity event. Laura Goldman, who has written recently for Metro, quoted Sarah Madson on her blog Naked Philadelphian, saying "I hate the fans. It is bad enough... Read more

Tina Fey tells a funny Al Franken story

Wednesday, April 13, 2011, 6:06 PM
The funniest moment of Tina Fey’s appearance at the Free Library Tuesday, say attendees, was when WHYY’s Marty Moss-Coane asked the Upper Darby native “30 Rock” star about politics and she told a story about former “SNL” colleague Al Franken. Fey said Franken, now... Read more

'Best and the Brightest' screens this weekend

Wednesday, April 13, 2011, 7:18 AM
Filmmaker Joshua Shelov doesn't want to sound too dramatic, but he says an impressive turnout at this weekend's screenings of his film "The Best and the Brightest" will determine whether the locally shot comedy gets a theatrical release here in July. The film, starring Neil Patrick Harris, Amy... Read more

Flyers players open NASDAQ exchange Weds.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 5:30 PM
Injured Flyers right wing Ian Laperriere, and former Broad Street Bullies Bernie Parent, Bob Kelly, and Joe Watson join former Flyer Derian Hatcher in New York Wednesday morning to ring the opening bell of the NASDAQ stock exchange. The gang will also symbolically “drop the puck” on the... Read more

The Roots play Parkway July 4, help announce other artists today

Tuesday, April 12, 2011, 7:17 AM
Third time is a charm. The Roots will again perform at the annual July 4 Wawa Welcome America! festival on the Parkway. Mayor Nutter and city and festival representatives will announce the musical guests this morning at 10:30 at City Hall and we're told Roots leaders Ahmir "?uestlove" Thompson... Read more

Supermodel Irina Shayk drops $10K on necklace at Water Club

Monday, April 11, 2011, 6:36 PM
Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue cover model Irina Shayk spent about $10,000 on an 18 karat white gold pendant at the Hearts On Fire boutique at the Water Club in Atlantic City Saturday night where he hosted a party at mur.mur in the adjacent Borgata. Shayk dined at chef Michael Schulson’s Izakaya... Read more
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