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Swoosie Kurtz

Celebrities Share Memorable Live TV Moments at the 'Best of Enemies' Premiere

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 08.05.2015 | Arts
Jeryl Brunner

In 1968, television network ABC was dead last in the ratings. So for the Democratic and Republican national conventions held in August, ABC hired political polar opposites conservative William F. Buckley Jr. and liberal Gore Vidal to provide commentary and debate each other.

Ian McKellan in 'Mr. Holmes': How British is It?

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.14.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The fine ensemble swirling around McKellan's killer performance as the aging Mr. Holmes, now in retirement in the country, is first rate. And in that spirit, the movie's Monday premiere took advantage of Broadway's dark night, with theater actors out for drinks and ravioli at Southgate in celebration.

Celebrities Talk LGBT Equality on the 2014 GLAAD Media Awards Red Carpet in NYC (AUDIO)

Charlotte Robinson | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Charlotte Robinson

This week I talked with 25 celebrities as they made their way down the red carpet at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York City.

Swoosie Kurtz: 'I Had An Abortion'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 04.29.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

During a HuffPost Live interview Wednesday, Emmy award-winning actress Swoosie Kurtz described the "anguishing" experience of having an abortion in th...

Part Swan, Part Goose: A Review

Carol Muske-Dukes | Posted 06.29.2014 | Books
Carol Muske-Dukes

In this age of mega-puff celebrity biographies, self-important, sensationalistic, dumbed-down and glitzed-up with gossip and sex scandal, this "uncommon" memoir of Swoosie Kurtz feels new.

Page One: Inside the New York Times: The Medium As Message

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.15.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Bitching and moaning about the immensity of the newspaper of record, the way its cornucopia of offerings chewed into his writerly workday, the essayis...