NBC’s ‘Hairspray Live!’: The Iconic Classic Gets an Updo!

  It is a one of a kind phenomenon: A classic 1988 John Waters film became a hit Broadway musical, then became a successful movie musical and, on December 7, will make its live television debut. “Hairspray,” like no other story, has lent itself successfully to all of these media reincarnations. The original movie is a testament […]

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Anthony Hemingway on Directing ‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’ and Life Out of the Closet

Where were you when you heard about the Hollywood murder of Nicole Simpson and Ron Goldman? During the infamous O.J. Simpson Bronco chase on the California freeway? Or the trial that made everything else in the world stop? In watching FX’s engrossing and entertaining “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story,” you can’t help but think back […]

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John Travolta Shakes His Leg with Bollywood’s Best Dancers, Hrithik Roshan and Priyanka Chopra at IIFA 2014 in Tampa

By Ritu Mediratta The Indian film industry’s top award show sailed into Tampa on April 26, 2014 with a pirate-themed opening musical number and celebrities ranging from “Slumdog Millionaire” star Anil Kapoor to John Travolta and Kevin Spacey. The show that is commonly compared to the Oscars was held in the United States for the […]

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Kirstie Alley and John Travolta (Photo: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

John Travolta Reunites with Kirstie Alley on Her TV Land Sitcom

By Jethro Nededog TV Land is staging a “Look Who’s Talking” reunion. John Travolta will guest star on former cast mate Kirstie Alley’s new comedy series, “Kirstie.” “I’m excited about working with Kirstie again, in addition to such terrific talent on the show,” Travolta said in a statement. “It’s always a treat to be surrounded […]

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Watch: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John Reunite on Ellen, Release Music Video

The two-some that struck gold on “Grease” are back for a good cause. John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John are teaming up on the new holiday album This Christmas with proceeds going to charity. The duo reunited on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” to talk about their musical collaboration as well as the charities the songs will […]

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