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Archive: September, 2009

Mayfair girl was Seth MacFarlane's date to the Emmys

Wednesday, September 30, 2009, 10:35 AM
Mayfair's Katie Sahasaylo felt like Julia Roberts in "Pretty Woman" when "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane took her shopping on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills for a Roberto Cavalli gown to wear as his date to the Emmys. Sahasaylo, an actress who broadcasts YouTube videos as "KatiesOpinion... Read more

Actress Maia Campbell in treatment for bipolar disorder

Wednesday, September 30, 2009, 7:27 AM
Finally, some good news in the ongoing saga of Maia Campbell, the long-troubled actress whose drug use and bipolar disorder have kept her off television and made her the subject of Internet ridicule. Campbell, the daughter of late author Bebe Moore Campbell, has been placed in a treatment facility... Read more

Jack Nicholson wraps shooting, skips town

Monday, September 28, 2009, 7:59 AM
Jack Nicholson has hit the road. The screen legend got a rousing round of applause from his fellow cast and crew members of the James L. Brooks comedy Thursday on his last day of shooting at the Drexel Armory soundstages, where much of the film's production has taken place. Owen Wilson left town... Read more

DJ Too Tuff battling cancer behind bars

Thursday, September 24, 2009, 8:17 AM
We're sorry to report that DJ Too Tuff, of the legendary Philly hip-hop act Tuff Crew, is battling thyroid cancer. And to make matters worse, Too Tuff, born Joseph Hicks, is incarcerated. Hicks, 41, who recently had surgery to remove his thyroid, was locked up in April at the House of Corrections... Read more

"It's Always Sunny" star Rob McElhenney returns to St. Joe's Prep

Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 10:49 PM
”It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” creator and star Rob McElhenney was back at his alma mater St. Joseph’s Prep yesterday touring the school’s new building. McElhenney, a 1995 Prep grad, is close friends with the Prep’s Dean of Students Dennis Hart. The actor gave... Read more

Sean Kingston performing at Nicky Hilton's birthday bash at Dusk

Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 8:45 AM
Nicky Hilton, Paris Hilton's sister, the one without a sex tape, for those keeping score, will celebrate her 26th birthday Saturday at Dusk inside Caesars in Atlantic City. Reggae/R&B star Sean Kingston will perform a few of his hits at 1 a.m. during the party. We hear that Lance Bass of 'N... Read more

Musharraf still hanging on the Main Line

Tuesday, September 22, 2009, 7:37 AM
Pervez Musharraf, the former president of Pakistan, is still in the area. We're told he's been staying in Villanova with Dr. Raza Bokhari, of Parkway Clinical Laboratories. Sunday the two were part of a large dinner party at the Water Works Restaurant and Lounge behind the Philadelphia Museum of... Read more

Out and about: Jeffrey Ross, Sen. Bob Casey, Jerry Springer, Michael Vick, Reese Witherspoon, Emmitt Smith

Monday, September 21, 2009, 9:12 AM
Comedian Jeffrey Ross stopped for a Scotch at Ray's Happy Birthday Bar (Passyunk & Federal) Thursday night after a sandwich at Pat's King of Steaks. Earlier Ross read from his new book, "I Only Roast the Ones I Love: Busting Balls without Burning Bridges," at the Free Library Central... Read more

Joey Buttafuoco seeking a Celebrity Boxing challenger

Monday, September 21, 2009, 9:02 AM
Wanna take a shot at Joey Buttafuoco? The auto mechanic, who found infamy in 1992 when his underage girlfriend Amy Fisher shot his wife, Mary Jo Buttafuoco, in the face, is seeking a challenger to fight in the Celebrity Boxing Federation's CBF 13 Nov. 20 at the Philadelphia Airport Ramada. Buttafuoco... Read more

Buzz that Barnes collection doc could take Toronto prizes.

Friday, September 18, 2009, 3:51 PM
"The Art of the Steal," the locally-produced documentary detailing how big-money Philadelphia interests hijacked the world reknown Barnes Collection, is picking up a ton of momentum as it heads to the New York Film Festival. A Toronto Sun critic tapped it as the Best Movie at this year's... Read more
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