Guest Diary

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Tuning In

Queen Victoria (smiling!) in an open coach, 1892. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Tuning In — The New "Victoria" ... "The Young Pope" ... and "Bad Behavior" Gets...Read the Full Story

Friday, January 13, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Dear World

LIZ SMITH and Denis Ferrara: Finally, Friday! — "Sweeney Todd" and "Dear World" Return ... Cyndi Lauper's "Austin City Limits." Also, Happy Danes Are Here Again, and is there a "La La Land" Backlash?Read the Full Story

Thursday, January 12, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Good Behavior

LIZ SMITH and Denis Ferrara: Vanity Fair Uncovers "Suzy" and Chris Pratt. Also — The Big Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Party, and will TNT allow Michelle Dockery more "Good Behavior"?Read the Full Story

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

LIZ SMITH: GGs' Good, Bad and Ugly

“La La Land” was the big winner. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Meryl Streep Polishes The Golden Globes and Dares NOT to Speak that name! Also — the rest of the GGs' Good, Bad and...Read the Full Story

Friday, January 6, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Robert Wagner's Women

According to RJ, ET was the most beautiful woman of her time. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Robert Wagner's Women — In The Movies and In Real/Reel Life. “THERE’S SOMETHING in the...Read the Full Story

Thursday, January 5, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Give a Girl a Break

Judy and Debbie, two of MGM's greatest triple-threat girls. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Thursday's Tumble — "Nutshell," A Unique Thriller ... More Debbie ... "Mrs. Warren's...Read the Full Story

Thursday, January 5, 2017

The Creative Habit: Twyla Tharp

by Jesse Kornbluth A few years ago, I helped Twyla Tharp with The Collaborative Habit , the sequel to this book. It was a learning experience on several levels, but mostly this: the intensity of the...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Giving peace a chance

A scene from “Versailles,” which relates to the mania of France’s Louis XIV (George Blagden) to build himself a great palace. by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Wednesday Rap: Yoko...Read the Full Story

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

LIZ SMITH: Drinkin' and Confessin'

by Liz Smith & Denis Ferrara Remembering Carrie and Debbie and Tommy Thompson ... Drinkin' and Confessin' With Don Lemon ... Malfunction at the Junction with Mariah Carey “ REALLY, MOTHER,...Read the Full Story