"SUPER SIZE ME" director Morgan Spurlock's new film, "The Greatest Movie Ever Sold," is a closing-night selection for the Philadelphia CineFest, which runs April 7 to 14. Spurlock will speak at the Ritz East (125 Sansom) screening of the documentary about inescapable advertising, branding and product placement that he funded (how else?) through branding, advertising and product placement.
STEPHENIE KENDRICK, wife of Phillies pitcher Kyle Kendrick, told her Facebook friends yesterday that she is pregnant. "Kyle and I are so HAPPY to announce that we are expecting:-)!!!! We are due September 8th and couldn't be happier! I feel great can't believe 3 months flew by already 6 more to go!!!," wrote the former Stephenie LaGrossa.
JUST WHEN YOU thought there was enough to make fun of us about, we can now report that Your Humble Narrator will be competing in the 3rd Annual Dancing with the Philadelphia Stars, to benefit the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America's Philadelphia/Delaware Valley chapter, April 10 at the Hyatt Regency Penn's Landing.
DREXEL STUDENT Chris Vargas, a junior in the university's College of Nursing and Health Professions, will be seen on Wednesday's "Wheel of Fortune" (7:30 p.m., 6ABC). Vargas taped the episode in December and is glad his friends and family will finally get to see how he did. Vargas, minoring in film and video, has tried out for CBS' "Survivor" as well.