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Though Star-Studded, ‘Dry Powder’ Barely Ignites

Though Star-Studded, ‘Dry Powder’ Barely Ignites

By Emma Gold, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2016


Filed under Arts, Theater

“Dry Power” is a compelling play about a private equity firm running at the Public Theater until May 1, starring John Krasinski, Claire Danes and Hank Azaria.

Current ‘Homeland’ season lags in pace

Current ‘Homeland’ season lags in pace

November 12, 2013


Filed under Arts

Midway into its third season, “Homeland” is still one of the most talked about shows on television, and Showtime has already renewed the high-stakes spy thriller for a fourth season. But while the first two seasons moved at a breakneck pace, this season started off as a slow exercise in conseq...

Claire Danes reveals witchcraft, magic powers at Women in Hollywood Gala

Claire Danes reveals witchcraft, magic powers at Women in Hollywood Gala

October 31, 2013


Filed under Arts

Multi-Emmy and Golden Globe winner. Native New Yorker. Mother. Wife. These are just a few of actress Claire Danes’ many titles. But for the attendees at last night’s 2013 Elle Women in Hollywood gala, this list excludes an essential label — witch. Last night at the Beverly Hills Four Seasons...

Emmys Predictions

Emmys Predictions

September 22, 2013


Filed under Arts, Editor's Picks

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Emmys 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Emmys 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

September 20, 2013


Filed under Arts

While there are some returning favorites like Claire Danes for "Homeland" and Elisabeth Moss for "Mad Men," the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series also includes two first-timers who are making waves. Robin Wright in "House of Cards" is the first actress nominated for a series that aired exc...