Yesterday's stars at today's prices
This week's column is an explosive jaunt to a New Jersey autograph show (Kevin Clement's Chiller Theatre), where you could buy signed photos of your favorite cult stars or simply ogle them from a safe distance. Angelo Pitillo went up in their faces and captured the magique.
Let's go back in time to the hit sit-com Diff'rent Strokes and try to realize that whatever was being stroked off camera wasn't all that different. In his new memoir, Todd Bridges (a/k/a "Willis") remembers feeling something under the covers at the special school the stars were attending, an ... More >>
In his new memoir, Killing Willis, Todd Bridges talks about the moment his Diff'rent Strokes costar Gary Coleman developed an attitude. He says that once Gay became super famous, his father became convinced his little son was the focus of the show's success and decided he didn't want Gary ha ... More >>
America's safe for now because Gary Coleman is behind bars. The little guy with big problems is in the slammer in Utah, picked up on a domestic-violence warrant. Details not known, but last reports say he was still in jail despite a piddling bond. The warrant may involve the Diff'rent Strokes st ... More >>