In 1979, three years after the end of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, the Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping visited the United States. At a state banquet, he was seated near the actress Shirley MacLaine, who told Deng how impressed she had been on a trip to China some years earlier. Show More Summary
A new TV series will pair two acting heavyweights in Oscar-winning actress Shirley MacLaine and Tony-winning actor Matthew Broderick. The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed reports that MacLaine and Broderick will star in “Bettyville,” from Paramount TV. “An adaptation of journalist...
Matthew Broderick is an easy-to-recognize actor who has been in the industry for more than 30 years, so it’s hard to believe he’s never starred in a television series. That’s soon to change, as he’s tapped to co-star with film legend Shirley MacLaine in the new dramedy Bettyville, according to the Hollywood Reporter. Show More Summary
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Happy 82nd birthday actress/author Shirley MacLaine.
Shirley MacLaine, Hollywood acting legend, is a firm believer in the idea of having an open marriage. According to Entertainment Weekly, the actress is a great proponent of open marriages and has been involved in numerous affairs through her illustrious career. Show More Summary
Jennifer Lawrence rocks a purple coat on her way to a night out on Monday (March 21) in the Manhattan neighborhood of New York City. The 25-year-old Oscar-winning actress received advice from actress Shirley MacLaine in the early days of her career, Shirley recently revealed to Entertainment Weekly. “She was entirely different then. It was [...]
Long before Jennifer Lawrence became the highest paid actress in Hollywood and shot to fame by way of her portrayal in a little trilogy known as The Hunger Games, Shirley MacLaine has a chance to chat with the beauty to remind her as to the attitude to have when taking on the industry. Show More Summary
Oscar-winning actress Shirley MacLaine has rarely held back, whether it's writing about reincarnation and past lives to wild sex tales, and her latest revelation is no different. The badass 81-year-old star told Jess Cagle, the editorial director of EW and People, that she and her ex-husband Steve Parker practiced non-monogamy. MacLaine revealed, "I…
A nearly 30-year union would almost certainly be counted among some of Hollywood's longest-lasting relationships, and actress Shirley MacLaine reveals it was a rather unconventional approach to marriage that helped hers last so long. The...Show More Summary
Shirley MacLaine has long been vocal about her unconventional beliefs, but the Hollywood legend still says that the key to a successful marriage is to ditch the monogamy. People posted video of MacLaine’s recent sit-down with interviewer Jess Cagle during a Sirius XM town hall, in which the Downton Abbey actress said she had an... Show More Summary
A recent experience making a new independent film helped put the Oscar winner in touch with some more of her past lives.
Amanda Seyfried shows off her acting chops while shooting some funny scenes for her new movie The Last Word on Sunday (March 6) in Pasadena, Calif. The 30-year-old actress also stars Anne Heche, Shirley MacLaine, and Scott Speedman. The Last Word follows Harriett, a retired businesswoman who tries to control everything around her. When she [...]
Shirley MacLaine has been a force in feature films since her debut in Alfred Hitchcock's "The Trouble With Harry" in 1955. She's received six Academy Award nominations including for Billy Wilder's "The Apartment" (1960) and "Irma La Douce" (1963) and won the Oscar for James L. Brooks' beloved 1983...
In the Wall Street Journal this week, I interviewed actress Shirley MacLaine for my "House Call" column in the Mansion section on growing up in Virginia and her two out-of-body experiences that made complete sense (go here). For my "Playlist"...
In 2014, Shirley MacLaine, then 81, set out to film the indie movie “Wild Oats” in the Canary Islands.
Is Hillary Clinton trying to win the hearts and minds of Dennis Kucinich voters? Kucinich, the longtime congressman and former presidential candidate, once talked about seeing UFOs while visiting actress Shirley MacLaine's house. And...Show More Summary
Illeana Douglas was a teenager when she visited the set of the 1979 film classic "Being There," starring Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine and her beloved grandfather Melvyn Douglas, who would win his second supporting actor Oscar for the satire. An aspiring actress, Douglas was thrilled when her...
Bleecker Street has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Mark Pellington's The Last Word, a dramedy that has Shirley MacLaine and Amanda Seyfried attached to star. The pic, written by Stuart Fink, centers on MacLaine as a retired businesswoman...Show More Summary