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2014-06-25 08:26:38

Look for Fashion Created by Style Icon, Actress Kerry Washington and Emmy® Award Winning Designer Lyn Paolo Starting this Fall COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy and Golden Globe nominated actress Kerry Washington and costume designer Lyn Paolo, in partnership with Elliot Staples, head of design from The Limited, have developed a new fashion line exclusively for The Limited inspired by Shonda Rhimes' top-rated ABC drama, Scandal, which airs Thursdays at 9pm EST and...

2008-12-09 12:49:47

A Grey's Anatomy representative said that despite reports claiming otherwise actor T.R. Knight is not leaving the U.S. television medical drama. T.R. has never walked off set in the middle of filming. He attended the table read today and will be shooting this week, like any other week of production, the show representative told Usmagazine.com exclusively Monday. The statement contradicts a story an entertainment lawyer previously posted on his personal Web site CrazyDaysAndNights.net. So, I...

2008-11-06 06:00:11

By Kelley L. Carter Could there be another McDreamy or McSteamy in the making? Scottish actor Kevin McKidd, 35, plays Owen Hunt, the love interest of Cristina Yang (Sandra Oh) on ABC's Grey's Anatomy, and things start to heat up between the two tonight. "His character is an old-fashioned tortured hero," says series creator Shonda Rhimes. "I call him Heathcliff when we're talking about him in the writers' room. "This season, all the way around, is our no-holds-barred season. We're...

2008-11-04 12:00:14

"Grey's Anatomy" creator Shonda Rhimes has confirmed actress Brooke Smith was fired from the U.S. television drama. Smith played Dr. Erica Hahn, who is involved in a same-sex romance with Dr. Callie Torres, played by Sara Ramirez. "Brooke Smith was obviously not fired for playing a lesbian," Rhimes said in a statement to EW.com. Clearly, it's not an issue as we have a lesbian character on the show -- Calliope Torres. "Sara Ramirez is an incredible comedic and dramatic actress and we...

2008-10-01 09:00:26

By SANDY COHEN By Sandy Cohen The Associated Press LOS ANGELES ON A MASSIVE soundstage at Hollywood's Raleigh Studios, a woman is dying of ovarian cancer. One doctor wants to treat her traditionally, by removing her uterus and ovaries. Another wants the patient to participate in a clinical trail that might preserve her ability to have children, but could have serious side effects. On a different day, an obstetrician is conflicted about whether to deliver a premature baby she...

2008-09-29 21:00:22

By Chuck Barney ABC is hitting the "reset" button with its entire Wednesday lineup, all the while hoping that absence really does make the heart grow fonder. "Pushing Daisies,""Private Practice" and "Dirty Sexy Money" -- remember them? -- return after being packed away in cold storage since last December. That's when the freshman dramas, along with a lot of other shows, left the air because of the writers' strike. But unlike most of those other shows, this trio did not bounce back to...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.