"This is a room for midgets!" says aging icon Judy Garland (Tracie Bennett), surveying her British hotel room which looks pretty large--in fact, it takes up the entire stage. But in Peter Quilter's End of The Rainbow, Judy's on a rampage, since the play is a revealing wallow into her final stretch ... More >>
Liza Minnelli's ex husband David Gest, who bristles when gay stuff is suggested about himself, does the same when it comes to his old pal Michael Jackson. In fact, in a new DVD called Michael Jackson: The Life Of An Icon, Gest takes pains to note that Jackson was not only a raving heterosex ... More >>
The other Number 9Number 9The Maxim Hot 100 List is out. Yeah, we've been waiting for this all year! Not only that, but the Good Surgeon's Guide to the Top 10 Worst Celebrity Faces came out last week. And since we are connoisseurs of both beauty and hideousness here at Runnin' Scared, ... More >>
I don't know whose place this is--certainly not David Gest's--but I do know that there's not one thing that could make it gayer, except maybe some zebra-print throw fabric and a copy of Barbara Payton's memoirs, I Am Not Ashamed. Look at your own risk.
M'hammed Soumayah, variously described as a chaffeur, bodyguard, and right-hand man to Liza Minnelli, has settled a sexual harassment suit against the Cabaret star. He alleged that she threatened to fire him from his $238,000-a-year job if he did not sleep with him, so he did, and claimed to ... More >>
Yes, darlings, I met my idol, Liza Minnelli, at a Tony nominees' reception last week, and she was faaaabulous! "I know you!" Liza said when introduced, promptly sitting down to talk to me as I kneeled at her feet. I asked Liza how her eye is. (She recently had to cancel out of a Kander & Ebb tribu ... More >>
A Q&A before he brings Bush to Broadway.
From The Exorcist to Auschwitz, remembrance of demons past
A well known publicist around town, Scott Gorenstein, is Liza Minnelli's number one fan and he has the sequin burn to prove it. Scotty lives, breathes, and eats Liza, and if you so much as say an unenthusiastic word about her, he'll make sure you die a quicker death than Elsie. (If you just said "Wh ... More >>
And stunning, where Bardem and the Coens are concerned. Plus other dark visions, and peaceful chats with Mamet and Lauper.
Devout banter about a very different Bible class, plus sleuthing about Sleuth and ragging on Rita
Amy channels Ronnie Spector's high hair and Cleopatra eyes
Musto skips jury duty and judges the Michael Jackson trial
What the McGreevey mess means for closets, corruption, and casting couches