Halle Berry

CBS creating unit to develop special live programs

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Illustrating changing tastes in television, CBS’s entertainment chief said Wednesday the network is making a special effort to develop miniseries and live “event” programming. Following the success of its miniseries “Under […]

01/15/2014

Oct. 16, 2013: An ATM sits next to a rack of marijuana clone plants that are used to grow medical marijuana at The Joint, a medical marijuana dispensary in Seattle. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

Pot, guns and paparazzi: New laws run gamut in US

The new year is bringing a host of new laws taking effect in January or thereabouts. A look at some state and local laws that are making news: ALCOHOL AND MARIJUANA COLORADO, MAINE AND WASHINGTON: […]

12/30/2013

Actress Halle Berry arrives at the screening of the film "Things we Lost in the Fire" with the french title "Nos Souvenirs Brules" during the Champs-Elysees Film Festival, at the "Publicis Cinema" in Paris.  (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File)

Halle Berry to star in CBS series next summer

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS says Halle Berry will star in a serialized drama coming to the network next summer. The Oscar-winning actress will headline “Extant,” a 13-episode thriller. Berry will play an astronaut trying […]

10/04/2013

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Halle Berry ties knot at French chateau

PARIS (AP) — Halle Berry married her fiancé, French actor Olivier Martinez, in a weekend ceremony in a village church where princes are buried in France’s Burgundy region. The owner of the Chateau de Vallery, […]

07/14/2013

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Halle Berry to testify on Calif. paparazzi bill

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Actress Halle Berry is scheduled to testify on Tuesday in favor of California legislation that would limit the ability of paparazzi to photograph the children of celebrities. The hearing before the […]

06/25/2013

Chris Adams

Chris Adams on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Chris Adams, an internationally recognized new media pioneer, media, entertainment and technology executive with twenty-plus years of experience in creating partnerships, programs and revenue-generating initiatives between and to the benefit of brands, their customers and users around the world.

04/18/2013

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Halle Berry, Michael Kors launch Watch Hunger Stop

NEW YORK (AP) — Halle Berry says she’s a woman of compassion and Michael Kors says he’s a man of action. Together, they want to make a dent in the battle against hunger around the world.

04/08/2013

Jessica Iclisoy

Jessica Iclisoy on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with mompreneur Jessica Iclisoy, whose company, California Baby is the nation’s leading natural skin care line for babies and kids. In April, she will receive the Leadership Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners.

04/02/2013

First Lady Michelle Obama via video stream at the Academy Awards. (Photo: AP video still)

Armani, Dior rack up fashion wins at Oscars

Forget glamour girls Jessica Chastain versus Jennifer Lawrence. By the end of a long Oscars telecast, the only person who could have stolen the fashion conversation was first lady Michelle Obama – and she did.

02/25/2013

Affleck's 'Argo' leads weekend movies

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Bolstered by strong reviews and positive word-of- mouth, Ben Affleck’s “Argo” topped the weekend box office, besting the debut of the star-studded, time-bending drama “Cloud Atlas,” according to final figures released […]

10/29/2012

Hudson, Spears, LL Cool J honor Whitney Houston

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Jennifer Hudson embodied the look of one of her idols, Whitney Houston, during a tribute to the late singer put on by Grammy organizers. Rocking a pompadour and glittery jacket reminiscent […]

10/12/2012

Emma Watson named most 'dangerous' cyber celebrity

NEW YORK (AP) – Emma Watson is the favorite celebrity bait for cyber criminals trying to lure Internet users. McAfee said Monday that the “Harry Potter” star is the “most dangerous” celebrity to search for […]

09/10/2012