Leeza Gibbons
When one speaks to a talk show host who is known for being friendly and engaging, what was supposed to be an interview quickly turns into a delightful conversation. That is exactly what happened with the lovely, compassionate and accomplished Leeza Gibbons. Gibbons comes from Hartsville, South Carolina and graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of South Carolina's school...
Adam Klein
In 2016, Adam Klein was crowned the winner of CBS Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X.  Within an hour of his homecoming from Fiji, his beloved mother Susie passed away from a short, but hard-fought battle with lung cancer.  As he promised, he donated $100,000 to lung cancer research and has raised an additional $300,000 to further the cause.  With...
Katie Linendoll
Many of us love our smart home devices so much so that we cannot stop talking about them, like me and my Amazon Alexa Dot. Some people may gripe that their smart home device is a little too chatty, but many are curious as to how to make the most of these tools. Katie Linendoll knows the ways you...
ageism
Ageism in Hollywood When you watch TV, do you ever wonder if people are portrayed accurately?  Many moms are a little too perfect.  Some kids are a little too precocious. Elderly people are not shown as often as the younger counterparts and when they are they are often depicted as being slow, weak, reclusive or despondent. Finding a vibrant, active senior...
FTD, Mother's Day, flowers
While some moms may prefer electronics, wine or cookies, one constant gift staple for Mother's Day will always be flowers.  The folks at FTD know what blooms will delight moms, sisters, aunts, grandmas and favorite mother figures. RELATED: Kid-free wish list for Mother's Day  Andrea Ancel, Lead Floral Designer at FTD spoke with TheCelebrityCafe.com about trends in floral designs this spring, fun...
Andy Dick
Most people have to deliver a eulogy at one time or another in their lives, however, why do we wait until someone is gone to tell them why they matter so much to us?  Comedian and first-time filmmaker Cathy Carlson started thinking about her longtime friend, actor, comedian and provocateur Andy Dick and realized that everyone seems to have...
Marissa Hermer, Ladies of London, Bravo
Spring is a great time to explore some new recipes and Marissa Hermer, restaurateur and star of Bravo’s Ladies of London just launched a new cookbook that will help us Yanks serve up some delicious homestyle British food, with a California twist. Food has always been important to Hermer who grew up in Southern California. She graduated from Vermont’s Middlebury...
We love to stream our new and favorite shows, but how do experts know what we are watching?  Well, that’s what Amazon’s Rena Lunak does for a living.  She knows all about binge watching and what the habits of today’s television viewers are. According to a recent study by Leichtman Research Group, 64 percent of TV watchers have added streaming...
Craig Robinson
While actor, musician and comedian Craig Robinson may be best known for his role as Darryl Philbin from NBC’s The Office, he has added children’s book author to his dossier as he just published Jake the Fake Keeps it Real with Crown Books for Young Readers. Robinson was born in Chicago and grew up on the South Side.  He graduated from...
Josh Levi
He finished in the top 10 on X-Factor in 2013 promising fans number one hits and Grammys, and now Houston-born Josh Levi is back as part of Island Records’ newest boy band Citizen Føur. The 18-year-old wasn't new to performing when he got picked up for X-Factor, after being turned down from The Voice and America's Got Talent. Josh also has...