On Monday, Feb. 16, the crowd assembled outside the Jane Hotel on the West Side Highway before the Cynthia Rowley show was greeted by protesters upset about the conversion of building from an SRO into a hotel. Once inside the small, chandelier-lit chamber, though, seats filled quickly, even though the room seemed full of mostly Read More
At Cynthia Rowley’s show on Sept. 11 at a loft in Chelsea, three little girls ran around the runway, tugging at their parents’ arms and climbing on and off the chairs in the front row.
There was 4-year-old Maren Frey, the platinum blond, adorable little daughter of Bright Shiny Morning author James Frey and wife, Read More
While Tatum O’Neal paid for her spring crack bust with two half-day drug-treatment sessions, a $96 fine, and one night in prison, the man who sold her the drugs spent six weeks on Rikers Island followed by deportation, according to the New York Post.
Allen Garcia, the 33-year-old homeless panhandler who sold Read More
In more pop culture auction news, former tennis great, John McEnroe, is selling a portrait that Andy Warhol made of him and his then wife, Tatum O’Neal at Sotheby’s in London next week.
The acrylic and silk-screen portrait, based on a Polaroid of the couple taken by Mr. Warhol himself, was purchased by Mr. Read More
A Gossip Girl spin-off show set at an all girls boarding school and headlined by Taylor Momsen’s character, Jenny Humphrey, possibly in the works. [Hollywood Reporter]
While speaking at a public hearing in Scotland to push his $2 billion golf resort, Donald Trump said, "We have a President in the Read More
Gina Gershon and her team of lawyers are going after Vanity Fair for alleging that she has been having an affair with Bill Clinton. [TMZ]
Ethan Hawke and pregnant fiancée Ryan Shawhughes, who used to be the nanny of his two children with Uma Thurman, were seen applying for their marriage Read More
Strand bookstore owner, Fred Bass, is "baffled and amazed" and Cynthia Rowley is "upset" that the city’s promotional agency, NYC and Co., shot the designer in the bookstore for the city’s "Just Ask the Locals" campaign, but advertised it as Midtown’s Kinokuniya Books instead. [P6]
Entertainment Tonight finally retracted the claim that Read More
Designer Yves Saint Laurent died at home in his apartment in Paris yesterday at the age of 71. [NY Times]
Tatum O’Neal, who wrote a memoir in 2004 about her drug addiction, was arrested for buying crack on the Lower East Side on Sunday morning from a homeless man. [Read More
On a recent sunny afternoon, the actress Tatum O’Neal arrived at the doorstep of the Forward Building.
The terra-cotta-and-brick-clad Neoclassical edifice on East Broadway, facing Seward Park, got its name from the newspaper it was built to house, the Jewish Daily Forward. Portraits of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, carved carefully into the yellow-brown façade, Read More
Lately, I’ve come to think that I don’t talk enough about the positives of dating. For example, it was on a date that I learned how to fold a $5 bill so that you get a hologram effect of Abraham Lincoln smiling, then frowning. I also learned about Israel’s Internet industry, and that Uncle Junior Read More