October 18, 2013 0Comment

By Dan Myers Published October 18, 2013 The Daily Meal In his new book, From Scratch: Inside the Food Network, writer Allen Salkin takes a deep dive into the world of Food Network, from before it was a kernel of an idea all the way up to the latest Paula Deen scandal. For anyone who has an interest in the network, or television in general, it’s a fascinating read. The book is full of information that you probably didn’t know about the network. The story begins with a man named Joe Langhan, who was head of programming for Colony Cablevision, and…

October 9, 2013 0Comment

By Cynthia Littleton Published October 08, 2013 Variety Jennifer Love Hewitt stars as “Riley Parks” in Lifetime’s racy series “The Client List.” (LIFETIME) Next SlidePrevious Slide It doesn’t take an academic study to prove that the level of sex on TV has been on the rise in recent years. But there hasn’t been much high-level comprehensive research on the topic in nearly a decade. The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation funded long-term studies on sex on TV in the mid-1990s through the early 2000s, but the org has reduced its support for media-related research initiatives in recent years. The biggest concern among…

September 16, 2013 0Comment

Published September 15, 2013 Associated Press Sept. 14, 2013: Miss Alabama Chandler Champion shows her shoe during the Miss America Shoe Parade at the Atlantic City boardwalk in Atlantic City, N.J. (AP) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. –  The finale of the Miss America pageant returns to Atlantic City on Sunday night, with plenty of drama to augment the glamour. Will the next Miss America be the tattooed Army sergeant, Miss Kansas, or the inspirational Miss Iowa, who was born without part of an arm? Will it be Miss Hawaii or Miss California — both of whom are named Crystal Lee? How will…

August 3, 2013 0Comment

Published July 31, 2013 Associated Press This publicity image released by Showtime shows Michael Sheen as Dr. William Masters, left, and Lizzy Caplan as Virginia Johnson from “Masters of Sex.” (AP) There’s so much sex depicted on a new cable TV series about researchers Masters and Johnson that filming it became ho-hum for star Michael Sheen. “I never thought I would get used to having a naked woman in front of me masturbating … but I actually broke that barrier on the show,” Sheen, who plays researcher William Masters, said Tuesday. He plays opposite Lizzy Caplan as co-researcher and future wife…

August 3, 2013 0Comment

By In the FOXlight… | Fox News Magazine Contributor, July 30, 2013 After portraying Wolverine in several film adaptations, you’d think that Hugh Jackman had explored every possible facet of the character. But just like the X-Man himself, Jackman and the filmmakers behind “The Wolverine” always have another trick up their sleeves.   “This movie really explores his mortality and his, well … immortality,” Jackman said during a chat with In the FOXlight’s Michael Tammero. In this latest X-Men outing, Jackman explained that his character — a self-healing, barely aging mutant — has to come to terms with the fact that he’ll likely…

May 11, 2013 0Comment

By Hollie McKay Pop Tarts Published May 10, 2013 FoxNews.com LOS ANGELES –  The momager is a Hollywood hybrid of mother and manager. And like any other hired help, they make a salary, or take a nice cut of their little one’s earnings, for their troubles. But industry insiders say it’s this conflict of interest – wanting what’s best for your kid, but also wanting what pays the most for you – that makes being a momager way too risky a proposition. “Parents, when and if possible should trust their children’s careers in the hands of trained professionals who manage talent…

May 11, 2013 0Comment

By FOX News Magazine, May 09, 2013 Reuters Maxim magazine just released their annual Hot 100 list, and sitting pretty at the top spot is actress/singer Miley Cyrus.   There’s not really much of a surprise, though. The former “Hannah Montana” star already leaked the news on her Twitter account earlier this week. What’s more interesting is finding out who was among her 99 fellow honorees. POLL: Is Jennifer Lawrence the ‘Most Desirable Woman’? This year’s list named “Spring Breakers” star Selena Gomez as the second hottest, followed by Rihanna (#3), Mila Kunis (#4) and Jennifer Lawrence (#5). Other notable inclusions on…

May 9, 2013 0Comment

By Diana Falzone Published May 09, 2013 FoxNews.com Break Time: Heather Graham Talks Sex Break Time: Nicole Riche makes Rihanna sick? Break Time: Sad Schwarzenegger Son Okay, have we got the Break Time for you today. First, we have Nick Lachey revealing on one of the perks of his divorce from Jessica Simpson was not playing a certain game with his former father-in-law. Then, we bring you the latest viral sensation, David Wilson, and his treadmill dance for the ages. And finally, eternally hot Heather Graham says she’s not looking for Mr. Right, just good sex! So take your break, and…

May 8, 2013 0Comment

By FOX News Magazine, May 07, 2013 Reuters Is it just us, or has Taylor Swift been looking a bit edgier lately?   Check out her gown at last night’s Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala, for example. It’s undoubtedly eye-catching, but Swift was looking less like a pop princess and more like a punk — which was exactly the theme of the evening. PHOTOS: Taylor Swift’s Stage Spectacles In honor of the museum’s new exhibit, called “Punk: Chaos to Couture,” Swift donned a sleeveless black dress with a metallic collar and jagged see-through cut-outs. Dark eyeliner, a black purse and black heels rounded…

April 2, 2013 0Comment

Published April 02, 2013 FoxNews.com     The lovely and talented Hayden Panettiere Forget LiLo and Paris Hilton! Hayden Panettiere is young Hollywood’s scandal-free sweetheart.   On “Nashville” Hayden Panettiere shows off her singing voice. On the cover of Glamour, the 23-year-old showed off her beach body. For the May issue of the magazine, on newsstands April 9, Panettiere stripped down to a bathing suit and gave fans an up-close look at her life (and awesome beach body). Still, Panettiere was quick to say that –though many young girls may think otherwise—she’s not flawless. “I will never say that I’m perfect; I will…