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2010-05-10 08:20:00

ST. LOUIS, May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Real dogs across America and their owners are invited to participate in a first-of-its-kind virtual book-reading event. Hosted by award winning actor and dog lover Taye Diggs, the book reading celebrates the release of the ALPO(R) "Real Dogs Eat Meat" Handbook, a how-to manual written by 20 "paw-thors" that is designed to help dogs get back to the business of being dogs. Mr. Diggs...

2010-03-31 07:03:00

NEW YORK, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Actor and avid train fan Taye Diggs, star of Private Practice, will join Amtrak to kick-off the third annual National Train Day. Diggs will start the weekend's festivities with a ceremony at New York's Penn Station on Friday, May 7, where he will flip the switch that launches an edible "trainscape" made from elaborate confections and moving model trains. Afterward, Diggs will board Amtrak and travel to Washington, D.C. to host one of National Train...

2009-09-03 12:12:59

U.S. actress Idina Menzel has given birth to her first child, a son she named Walker Nathaniel Diggs. A friend of Menzel and her husband, actor Taye Diggs, confirmed the birth to E! News. The couple met in 1995 when they co-starred in the Broadway musical Rent. They married in 2003 and now appear on the TV series Private Practice. Mother, father and son are all doing well, Menzel and Diggs's representatives said in a statement issued to People.com.

2009-03-31 15:06:10

Idina Menzel is pregnant with her first child, said a publicist for the U.S. actress and her husband Taye Diggs. Menzel and Diggs, who co-starred in the stage and film versions of the musical Rent, have been a couple for 13 years. They married in 2003. Their representative told Usmagazine.com exclusively that Menzel is expected to deliver their first baby later this year. Diggs is a cast member of Private Practice and Menzel won a Tony award for her work in Wicked.

2009-01-27 19:01:39

Several stars of the U.S. television drama Private Practice have agreed to appear on its sister show Grey's Anatomy, ABC said Tuesday. Slated to guest star on Grey's are Practice cast members Kate Walsh, Audra McDonald and Taye Diggs. Former Melrose Place heartthrob Grant Show and In Treatment actress Melissa George are set to appear on the Feb. 12 episode of Grey's, as well. Addison, Naomi and Sam rush the ailing Archer to Seattle Grace and reunite with old friends Derek and Mark to help...

2008-10-03 18:00:20

More Hollywood celebrities will visit the University of Missouri this weekend to stump for Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama. Taye Diggs, of ABC's "Private Practice," and wife Idina Menzel, who both starred on Broadway and on screen in the musical "Rent," will appear from 4:30 to 6 p.m. tomorrow afternoon on MU's Lowry Mall alongside actress Aisha Tyler, who has appeared in a number of television shows such as "Friends" and "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation." The actors will...

2008-09-05 00:00:17

By GREG HERNANDEZ Kate Walsh was charming and every inch the star Tuesday night at a glitzy party celebrating the release on DVD of her ABC drama "Private Practice," a "Grey's Anatomy" spinoff that returns for its second season Oct. 1. On "Grey's," her surgeon character of Dr. Addison Montgomery was not only busy saving the lives of children, she was caught up in turbulent romances with both Dr. McDreamy and Dr. McSteamy, the nicknames for the hunky docs played by Patrick Dempsey and Eric...

2008-08-28 06:00:49

By Bill Keveney Private Practice is giving Addison Forbes Montgomery the chance for something she never had on Grey's Anatomy: a fulfilling love life. "We only knew her as the miserable part of a triangle" with Derek and Meredith, says Kate Walsh, who plays Addison on the ABC spinoff. "It's interesting to see this character with someone who wants to be with her -- in a good way. That's been fun to explore, what it's like to date and perhaps date successfully." Officer Kevin (David...

2008-08-14 03:00:30

By Emily Henry She's been an attention-seeking bisexual diva in "Rent" and the misunderstood green witch in "Wicked." But Friday night at the Wiltern, fans of Idina Menzel will see the Tony award-winning musical theater actress green makeup- and baggage-free. She'll simply be songstress Idina Menzel, a person she hopes fans will enjoy meeting. "I know that when I go to a show, I like to walk out of the theater feeling like I got to know a little piece of that person," said Menzel, whose...

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