Carla Bruni’s nude photo taken by Michel Comte sold for $91,000 at Christie’s yesterday. [NY Daily News]
The ex-wives of Jason Kidd, Patrick Ewing, and Eddie Murphy were overheard discussing a "First Wives Club" type reality show over drinks at the Gansevoort Hotel. [P6]
Whoopi Goldberg suggested that Read More
Whoopi Goldberg, taking a break from mid-morning gabfests on The View, will co-produce a couple of upcoming theater projects, beginning with a summer Broadway revival of Ntozake Shange’s 1976 play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf, starring India.Arie, according to Variety. She’s also currently a member of the Read More
There are three different shows within the current Broadway revival of August Wilson’s Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom , and none of them, sad to report, is the great blues drama itself.
Call the first show “The Offstage Show,” which is all about the trouble publicly associated with the production-including Charles S. Dutton’s damaging declaration that Read More
On the eve of the 74th annual
award celebration of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the
Hollywood hills were alive with the sound of discordant music. Indeed, I can’t
remember a year when the competition was so overloaded with negativity, mostly
directed at the alleged sins of omission in the loosely biographical Read More
Lucille Roberts is not a woman in a hurry. The womens-only-health-club-owner panted over the former mansion of Barbara Hutton (4 East 80th Street) from two doors away for 12 years before buying it for a measly $6 million in 1995. It’s taken her five years to renovate the French Renaissance-style home, commissioned by Frank Woolworth Read More
Bill Bradley and Al Gore had a fierce debate at the Apollo Theater on Feb. 21 and the winner was … Time Warner Inc.
Time Warner aired the debate exclusively on CNN and various Time Warner journalists ( Time managing editor Walter Isaacson, CNN guy Jeff Greenfield) hogged all the camera time during the post-debate Read More
Have you noticed? Jews are gone. Individual Jews still exist, of course. But Jews as a group, whose preoccupations, predilections and foibles are objects of universal concern, attention or emulation-Jews in that sense no longer exist. I noticed this a few years ago when I was reading an article in New York magazine on Jewish Read More