Late, great Richard Burton's diary is coming out, and it's filled with lots of admiration for Liz and a whole bunch of scorn for a lot of other people.
About Lucille Ball:
"She is a monster of staggering charmlessness and monumental lack of humour...
"She is a tired old woman...
"Nineteen solid ... More >>
At least I think it's Faye Dunaway.
On Twitter, @RealFayeDunaway has been saying that her long-awaited film version of Master Class is in post production.
Master Class is the Terrence McNally play about opera diva Maria Callas instructing some young hopefuls with brash charm and putdowns.
Faye ha ... More >>
This has been a really good year for tough teachers on Broadway.
In Master Class, Tyne Daly played Maria Callas, the opera diva ripping her students a new one in her inimitable prima-donna style.
In Venus in Fur, Nina Arianda is a mystery lady who comes to audition for writer Hugh Dancy and/or exc ... More >>
Photo: Joan Marcus"No applause. We're here for work," says faded but still powerful opera diva Maria Callas at the outset of Master Class, silencing us as she enters for her day's business.
Callas is there to instruct her students--and us--on how to get the most out of their work by trusting ... More >>
The screen version of Master Class--directed by Oscar winner Faye Dunaway, who stars as opera diva Maria Callas--was scheduled to come out in 2010.
But it ain't ready, divas.
A while ago, I had gotten an anonymous tip that people had stormed off the set for some reason and there was major t ... More >>
The last time I interviewed Oscar winner Faye Dunaway, I asked her what was taking so long with her proposed film adaptation of Master Class, in which she would recreate her L.A. stage role of opera diva Maria Callas.
Faye looked as confused as when Mommie Dearest started being promoted as c ... More >>