Steel Magnolias

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2013

    Houston Noise-Rapper B L A C K I E: "Kanye Was Listening to Me in the Studio"

    Chances are you've heard B L A C K I E, even if the stylized name doesn't ring a bell at first. The artist--once described as a "one-man noise ordinance" by the New York Times --is the textbook definition of immersive performance art. The solo artist is completely in your face with melodic baritone ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2012

    Black Version Of Steel Magnolias! Dig The Casting!

    Lifetime is doing a Steel Magnolias of color, and I'm all hopped up about the cast. Get this: In the part of Truvy, the salon owner played by Dolly Parton in the 1989 movie, they've signed the formidable Jill Scott.

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Julia Roberts Fan Has Had Her Face Tattooed on His Body 82 Times

    via Metro UK​Just when the dreary weather is really starting to get to you on this Thursday afternoon (chin up, it's Thursday!) there comes the news that a 56-year-old man in Mexico by the name of Miljenko Parserisas Bukovic has tattoos of Julia Roberts' face all over his body. There are a lot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Sally Field: An Amazing Career

    ​We do really like her. After all, she survived two fluffy 1960s sitcoms (Gidget and The Flying Nun) to prove she had acting chops in the 1976 schizophrenia teleflick Sybil, which gave her a lovely bunch of cred in the business. Three years later, she copped an Oscar for her fiery turn in th ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    March 24, 2010


    Shim Mamsir puts a spin on drama

  • Columns

    January 22, 2008

    Ass-Baring Parties Conquer Nightlife!

    These are hairy times, but you can still enjoy yourself, if Bingo is your game-o

  • Columns

    November 8, 2005
  • Theater

    April 12, 2005

    Impermanent Wave

    Steel Magnolias gives women what they want, but not the quality they deserve.

  • Columns

    April 5, 2005
  • Film

    November 2, 1999