The Hollywood Foreign Press Association dared to let Ricky Gervais come back and host the Golden Globe Awards, a year after he insulted the organization and nearly everyone in the star-studded room with his lacerating wit.But Gervais and the show seemed tamer and more predictable this year, not quit
Cardinal Francis George turns 75 on Monday, and that means he'll be submitting his mandatory letter of resignation.In the Roman Catholic Church, bishops are required to write a letter of resignation when they hit 75.
One of the many aspects of co-producing the Off-Air Events for WBEZ is the reprise events - events that are so unique and offer such incredible experiences for our audience that Breeze, Jessica and I simply have to bring them back. We're closing in on our fifth year of present
North Korea’s government-run Central News Agency announced yesterday that the body of Kim Jong-il will be embalmed and laid in state next to Kim Jong-un, his father and founder of the communist state. The regime also alleges it will build “smiling portraits” of Kim and “towers to his immortali
Filmmaker, actor and writer Crispin Glover was in Chicago for screenings of two of his films: It Is Fine. Everything Is Fine! and What Is It? The screenings are part of a multimedia presentation and performance in which he will also perform live readings from his books.
Time Out Chicago’s Hank Sartin joined Eight Forty-Eight to review director Roman Polanski’s star-studded film adaptation of the comedic drama, Carnage. Plus, the Disney classic Beauty and the Beast has received a 3D makeover.
It's been hard to get into a wintry state of mind this January, given the season had been such a non-starter in Chicago. So I'm taking the recent thermometer drop and falling flakes as a much-needed jump start from Jack Frost.