Lifetime Casts Bowler to Be the Burton to Lohan’s Taylor

Lifetime has found Elizabeth Taylor her Richard Burton. The upcoming movie “Liz & Dick” made headlines for casting Lindsay Lohan to play the legendary star. Now producers have turned to former “True Blood” pack member Grant Bowler to play Richard Burton, according to E! News. The movie chronicles Taylor’s relationship and marriages with Burton. Production […]

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Oprah’s Philanthropy Earns Her Honorary Oscar

By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — Oprah Winfrey says she understands why some balked when the film academy announced it would give her an honorary Oscar for her humanitarian contributions. The 57-year-old media mogul will receive the prestigious Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award on Saturday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ third annual […]

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Carol Burnett Returns to ‘All My Children’

Carol Burnett, a longtime fan of “All My Children,” will appear on the show for several episodes this September. She will once again play Verla Grubbs, a role she created in 1983. Verla is the daughter of Pine Valley con man turned patriarch Langley Wallingford (Louis Edmonds) and a snakecharmer. Her character interacted primarily with […]

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