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Interview: Nicole Sullivan Rocks!

1/12/2009 10:56am EST
Nicole Sullivan
(TJAGS weekly column) It was 9:30 PM, on a Thursday night, and I was in the middle of dinner and (more than a few) drinks at a local establishment. My phone starts vibrating in my left pocket, I don't recognize the number. I sheepishly answer and on the other end is the unmistakable voice of Nicole Sullivan (MADtv, The King of Queens, Rita Rocks) asking if this was a good time to speak. Our interview, scheduled earlier in the day, had been postponed -- I had thought, wrongly -- to another day.

She did not want to impose and explained we could reschedule. "Nonsense," I said, "we can st...

Starpulse Answers Your Burning Questions

8/29/2008 10:59am EDT
Jennifer Lopez & Marc Anthony
1.) Starpulse user Rasharpe asks, "Why do stars marry each other? With all the big egos, I would think they are better off with a mate that is not in show biz."

One of the reasons celebrities pair up is because they meet each other in the business. While making a TV show, attending a film premiere, or networking at parties, stars can't help but mingle with other famous people. However, average workplace romances have around an 80% failure rate and Hollywood is no exception (check out our article "Workplace Romance: Costars Who Fell In Love").

Some stars also like the publicity...

Where Are They Now: The Cast Of 'Family Ties'

4/8/2008 1:00pm EDT
Family Ties
Family Ties, a wildly popular 80's show about an Ohio family, originally premiered on NBC Wednesdays at 8:30 p.m. in 1982. Steve and Elyse Keaton (Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter-Birney) were products of the 60's love and peace hippie movement. They were smart and professional; Elyse was an architect and Steve was in public television. Their politics were liberal.

Oddly enough, their offspring included the ultra-conservative Alex (Michael J. Fox), who was into all things Wall Street and Republican, and Mallory (Justine Bateman), who was an airhead into designer jeans and boys who were ...

Jamie Gertz & Dylan Walsh To Star in Upcoming Lifetime Original Movie

3/24/2007 9:30am EDT
Jamie Gertz to star in Christmas Miracle
Principal photography is currently underway in Calgary, Alberta on the Lifetime Original Movie Christmas Miracle (working title), about the life-or-death ordeal of an estranged Idaho couple who accidentally get trapped in a blizzard during a snowmobiling trip gone wrong just before Christmas.

The telefilm stars Jami Gertz (Still Standing) and Dylan Walsh (Nip/Tuck) as the separated couple. "Christmas Miracle" will premiere in December 2007 on Lifetime Television.

"This is a story about ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances, who prove that keeping the faith really can mak...

Check Out 'Reba,' 'Still Standing' & 'Desperate Housewives' on Lifetime

8/1/2006 2:15pm EDT
Lifetime Television just announced that Reba (starring Reba McEntire) and Still Standing (starring Jami Gertz) are joining the network’s schedule Mondays-Fridays beginning Monday, August 7. This is in addition to Desperate Housewives, which premieres on Saturday, August 5 at 11 p.m. (ET/PT), beginning with the first season.

“Still Standing” features Mark Addy and Jami Gertz as former high school sweethearts raising three kids amid all the wacky ups and downs of parenthood. The series also stars Renee Olstead, Taylor Ball, Soleil Borda and Jennifer Irwin.

On “Reba,” Reba McEntire ...

Ashley Tisdale Signs Record Deal

7/21/2006 10:02am EDT
Ashley Tisdale
Warner Bros. Records is pleased to announce that it has signed singer-actress Ashley Tisdale, the effervescent star of the top-rated TV movie "High School Musical," to an exclusive long-term recording contract. She is currently co-writing and recording her debut album for the label with a stable of world-class writers and producers.

Recently named one of Teen People's "25 Hottest Stars Under 25," Tisdale is best known for her role as Maddie, a hotel candy counter clerk and babysitter of devious twin boys on the Disney Channel series "The Suite Life of Zack & Cody." She has also earned ...

Lifetime To Air 'Medium' Repeats in 2009

11/22/2005 9:31am EST
Patricia Arquette
Lifetime Television has acquired the exclusive basic cable rights, beginning in 2009, for the hit drama Medium, starring Patricia Arquette, who won the 2005 "Outstanding Lead Actress" Emmy Award for her portrayal of psychic crime solver Allison DuBois. Ranking in the top 20 among all scripted series in primetime, "Medium," showcases Arquette as a wife and mother of three who is trying to understand her natural intuition about people and her ability to communicate with the dead.

In making the announcement, Susanne Daniels, President, Entertainment, Lifetime Entertainment Services, sai...