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Taryn Simon's "Bird's of the West Indies" at Gagosian Gallery (PHOTOS)

Eric Minh Swenson | Posted 03.25.2014 | Arts
Eric Minh Swenson

On Thursday, February 27, 2014, Gagosian Gallery, Beverly Hills, held a pre-Oscar exhibition of Taryn Simon's Birds of the West Indies (2013-14). I was only able to capture the first hour of the largely-packed opening.

Aisle View: 18 (Plays) in 16 (Days)

Steven Suskin | Posted 02.03.2014 | Arts
Steven Suskin

In busy spells -- which in the Broadway arena typically include the two weeks before Thanksgiving and the month before the various award deadlines in the spring -- it is not uncommon for critics and award nominators to find themselves at five or six a week. Eighteen in 16, though, is overdoing it.

Gwyneth Paltrow Doesn't 'Give A S--t' About Her Haters

Posted 11.28.2013 | Celebrity

For some reason, Gwyneth Paltrow gets a lot of flak for being, well, Gwyneth Paltrow. But the actress is standing up for herself in a new interview...

Stage Door: The Commons of Pensacola, Witnessed By the World

Fern Siegel | Posted 01.24.2014 | Arts
Fern Siegel

The travails of Bernie Madoff's family illicit little sympathy from angry, destroyed investors, but first-time playwright Amanda Peet has used it as the backdrop for The Commons of Pensacola

Sarah Jessica Parker and Blythe Danner's Frozen Assets in "The Commons of Pensacola"

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

In Amanda Peet's fine playwriting debut for Manhattan Theater Club at City Center, "The Commons of Pensacola," Sarah Jessica Parker and Blythe Danner ...

Ethan Hawke and Amanda Peet Take on the Stage

Steven Suskin | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
Steven Suskin

O'Brien is unquestionably one of our finest directors. Little enlightenment can be expected from Amanda Peet's The Commons of Pensacola.

Amanda Peet's Play Nabs Two Leading Ladies

AP | MARK KENNEDY | Posted 06.29.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK — Actress Amanda Peet has managed to lure Sarah Jessica Parker and Blythe Danner to share a stage again with her first play. The Manha...

10 Famous Mother/Child Duos

GalTime | Posted 05.28.2013 | Celebrity
GalTime

To show just how greatly a mother's influence can shape her child, here's a list of ten famous people throughout history who matched the great successes their mothers had already achieved.

Passion Play: Hit the Wall at the Barrow Street Theater

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.14.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The summer of 1969, with Stonewall in June and Woodstock in August, represents a shift in the American ethos. These events meet in a new play Hit the Wall at the Barrow Street Theater.

Nathan Lane Gets a Guild Hall Lifetime Achievement Award; Cinderella on Broadway

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.05.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The award season is all about superlatives and thank you speeches but for East Hampton's Guild Hall Lifetime Achievement Awards, it is about community and family.

He Could've Been George Costanza?

Posted 02.27.2013 | TV

Paul Shaffer was offered the role of George Costanza on "Seinfeld." According to The Week (by way of Shaffer's memoir), Jerry Seinfeld offered Shaf...

Gwyneth And Blythe Are The Cutest Mother-Daughter Duo

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 01.10.2013 | Style

Awwww

Hope Springs for Midwest Couple Meryl Streep & Tommy Lee Jones

Lonna Saunders | Posted 10.20.2012 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

For anyone who has ever wanted a second chance at love with the same partner, Hope Springs starring a midwestern couple played by Meryl Streep (Kay) and Tommy Lee Jones (Arnold), is your movie.

Blythe Danner: Hollywood's Favorite Mom?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 05.12.2012 | Entertainment

Blythe Danner is Gwyneth Paltrow's mom in real life, but the actress has an entire brood of famous children onscreen. From Cameron Diaz to Christina A...

WATCH: Blythe Danner Reveals What She'd Change About Her Parenting

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

Blythe Danner, 69, is feeling lucky these days. Danner plays actress Taylor Schilling's mother in the film adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks novel "Th...

Movie Review: The Lucky One

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.17.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I'm sure there are those who will be shocked that I not only enjoyed a lot of The Lucky One, but that I think Zac Efron's performance is a break-out moment -- the announcement that a teen dream has made the transition to adult dramatic actor.

What Could Be Coming To ABC This Fall

Garrett Greer | Posted 03.26.2012 | TV
Garrett Greer

ABC's slate tends to typically skew towards soaps or family programming; but this year, it looks as though they want to expand into the kind of show that might be at home on a more action-oriented network like Fox.

Movie review: Detachment

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.16.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Our urban schools are screwed up; our teachers are under siege and burnt out; and the parents of the children who cause the most problems are the leas...

James Wolk Lands New TV Pilot & More Casting News

Posted 02.13.2012 | TV

James Wolk has joined USA Network's six-hour political drama series "Political Animals," from Greg Berlanti and Laurence Mark, reports The Hollywood R...

Blythe Danner's A New Godmother

AOL Travel News | Posted 07.10.2011 | Travel

Blythe Danner, the Tony- and Emmy-award winning actress (not to mention Gwyneth Paltrow's mother) was named the Godmother of Seabourn Yacht's latest s...

Jordan Zakarin

Blythe Danner: Gwyneth Paltrow 'Has Been Singing Since She Was A Baby'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Zakarin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

As it turns out, Gwyneth Paltrow's recently revealed hidden talent has been music to her mother's ears since she was a little girl. Paltrow has exp...

Blythe To Gwyneth: 'Take Care Of Yourself!'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Gwyneth Paltrow may give life and wellness advice through Goop, but even she still needs help from old mom every once in a while. Speaking to E! On...

Robert De Niro Is Fireproof

Carole Mallory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

In 1976, Bobby De Niro was fired from Bogart Slept Here directed by Mike Nichols. Today comedian De Niro who brings in the laughs in The Little Fockers proves he is fireproof.

PHOTOS: Gwyneth Paltrow: 'It Was Strange' To Date Ben Affleck, Brad Pitt

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Gwyneth Paltrow is in love with and happily married to "genius" Coldplay singer Chris Martin, but she admits that her previous Hollywood relationships...

Little Fockers Review: Take With Lots Of Eggnog

Jordan Zakarin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jordan Zakarin

We've grown fond of the characters, which saves the film a bit - on its own, without the backstory, it'd be much less effective. If anything, it's at least a relatively enjoyable experience that you can palate for a short time. Think of it as going down easy in small doses, like eggnog.