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Let’s Paws: Sidetracked on way to ‘House of Cards’ casting call

A dilemma as I made my way to a House of Cards casting call for extras last year. I met this guy just as I was trying to decide if I really wanted to stand on line all day in … Continue reading

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RTW, Hollywood: Brush with celebrity, Vol. 1: TV years

In my decade of working in L.A. TV news, I was never fazed by celebrities. I guess it’s because I was either writing about or surrounded by them. The start-up news operation I was privileged to be a part of was … Continue reading

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Colin Firth not the only king in ‘King’s Speech’

I don’t normally tune in to the Academy Awards, but did this year because I had more than a passing interest in The King’s Speech. Besides, nothing else was on. Like Bridget Jones’s Diary author Helen Fielding (and tons of others), I’d had … Continue reading

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