TV personality Lisa Rinna has continued her branch-out into literature with The Big Fun Sexy Book, a handy guide to the libido which she wrote with sex therapist Ian Kerner. At her publication party at the Museum of Sex the other night, it turned out Lisa (who's married to the eternally hunky Harry ... More >>
So Cynthia Nixon will be coming back to Broadway this season in a revival of the Pulitzer winning Wit, about a woman sardonically dealing with the depersonalization of cancer treatments. Well, guess who she could very well be competing with for the Tony?
Special Disco Version (James Murphy and Pat Mahoney) Museum of Modern Art Monday, May 23 Better than: Watching James Franco's "Actors Acting" clip over and over (and over and over) again. It wasn't too long ago that James Murphy said his goodbyes as the frontman of LCD Soundsystem. Accordi ... More >>
Not nearly as sacrilegious as you may have hoped/feared. Pics by Chris, more below.Peaches Christ Superstar Starring Peaches and Gonzales The Concert Hall at the Society for Ethical Culture Saturday, December 11 Better Than: Pussies, Peaches' one-woman version of CATS. So here we have Peac ... More >>
The Sex and the City 2 gals couldn't exactly be made to romp around the economic ravages of America. That wouldn't be all that appealing. So the sequel sends them to Abu Dhabi! In a feverish stretch of the imagination, Samantha manages to get a job there and arranges to have all her friend ... More >>
All the knives and the fighting back make GLAAD sad. Tough!
Guerrilla marketing for the sequel to the vaginormously successful Sex and the City film proceeds apace! After wringing sweet publicity from auditions for extras, the producers are leaking plot details to keep fans hot for the film, slated to debut this summer. These details are alleged to ha ... More >>
If it strikes you as churlish or belated to complain about Sex and the City: The Movie, now out on DVD, consider that the much-needed backlash for another odious summer hit, The Dark Knight, has only recently begun. Sex and the City: The Movie is episodic television brought wholesale to the big scre ... More >>
credit "Cougar" is the newish term for a woman of a certain age who adorns herself with younger men (or women)--a trend that's so attractive to Hollywood types because to famous people, the idea of dating someone even two minutes older seems as irrational as painting on wrinkles. It's sweet that fi ... More >>
photo graciously borrowed from I'mNotObsessed.com On June 16, I ran a post wondering why various celebrities don't have their moles burned off. After all, I pointed out, it's a simple, painless, and relatively cheap procedure—and if it weren't, I wouldn't have had it done several times! Well, a f ... More >>
Riding the Elle train with the perky Broadway star; tall tales from Philippe Petit
Now that everyone and their pilattes instructor has seen the Sex and the City movie, can we talk about how there should maybe have been some cooler downtowny (or even uptowny) types in cameos, like the show used to have? Oh, well, at least I did spot riotous rock chick Bridget Everett—who turned m ... More >>
[Editor's note: After penning the popular "The Official Village Voice Election-Season Guide to the Right-Wing Blogosphere," Roy Edroso has made dissecting those blogs into a weekly feature that appears here every Monday. ] The Sex and The City movie that premiered last week was the popcult objet d ... More >>
Sex and the City had its New York premiere last night, and more than a thousand fans were turned away because Radio City Music Hall was filled to capacity. The Daily News referred to the overbooking as "THEIR 'SEX'LESS NIGHT," while the Post simply mentioned the locked-out fans in its coverage of th ... More >>
Despite the labels and levity, the big-screen SATC is a poor-man's knockoff
I doubt I'll get crucified by publicists for this because it's sort of a non-spoiler about something that DOESN'T happen. But remember all that gossip buzz about how in the Sex and the City movie a major character rolls over and dies (but in designer clothes, of course)? That sent everyone into obse ... More >>