Alexa

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2021. There are 317 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. ...

Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies

NEW YORK (AP) — Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award acting winner in history, h...

Joseph Gordon-Levitt launches voice acting project for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – American actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt launched a new voice acting project for Taiwan on Tuesday (Dec. 22). The 39-year-old star Gordon-Levitt is best known for the roles ...

Joseph Gordon-Levitt launches 'Faces of Taiwan' project

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt on Tuesday (Sept. 29) launched yet another project calling for submissions from the public, this time asking Taiwanese to send photos o...

Joseph Gordon-Levitt launches another new project for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Joseph Gordon-Levitt launched a new project for Taiwan on Saturday (Sept. 12). After sharing a co-produced short film “Lost in Taiwan” on Friday (Sept. 11),...

US star Joseph Gordon-Levitt releases 'Lost in Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – American actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt shared a co-produced short film titled 'Lost in Taiwan' on Friday (Sept. 11). Having appeared in films such as "500 Day...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 16-22

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 16-22: Feb. 16: Jazz singer Peggy King is 90. Actor Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett in "The Empire Strikes Back") is 75. Actor William Katt ("Great...

Big Bird, Ronstadt, Sally Field celebrated at Kennedy Center

WASHINGTON (AP) — Actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt and the disco-funk band Earth Wind and Fire shared the spotlight Sunday night as part of the latest group of recipients of the Kennedy Cent...

Sense of empathy, kindness floats over 'Sesame Street' set

NEW YORK (AP) — There's something circular about Matt Vogel's career, which is perfectly appropriate for the star of an educational children's show. As a boy, he watched Big Bird on ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2019. There are 317 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 17, 18...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 17-23

Feb. 17: Actor Hal Holbrook is 94. Comedian Dame Edna (Barry Humphries) is 85. Country singer-songwriter Johnny Bush is 84. Actress Christina Pickles ("The Wedding Singer," ''St. Elsewhere") is 84. Ac...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2018. There are 317 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 17, ...

Celeb birthdays for the week of Feb. 11-17

Feb. 11: Actor Burt Reynolds is 82. Actress Tina Louise ("Gilligan's Island") is 80. Musician Sergio Mendes is 77. Actress Carey Lowell ("Law and Order") is 57. Singer Sheryl Crow is 56. Actress Jenni...

Tim Ferriss offers celebrity advice in latest self-help book

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Ferriss' latest self-help book will offer secrets to success from the likes of Jimmy Fallon, Arianna Huffington and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Houghton Mifflin Harcour...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2017. There are 317 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 17, 19...