Human Interest

Dolly Parton Responds To East Tennessee Fires

A wildfire has swept itself across Tennessee, destroying resident homes and over 500 acres of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. While residents flee and structures in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge have burned and been badly damaged, Dolly Parton‘s theme park, Dollywood, is also under threat. The theme park is partly owned by country music […]

Maureen McCormic Pays Tribute To TV Mom, Florence Henderson

  Florence Henderson‘s on-screen daughter has paid tribute to the late star.  Maureen McCormick – who played Marcia Brady in ‘The Brady Bunch’ opposite Florence as Carol Brady – praised the actress as a “best friend and a mother”. She told PEOPLE: “There are so many people who never met Florence but feel like she […]

Madonna Presents An Evening of Music, Art, Mischief and Performance To Benefit Raising Malawi

Madonna will present an evening of music, art, mischief and performance to benefit Raising Malawi during Art Basel on Friday, December 2, 2016 at the Faena Forum in Miami Beach, FL.  The Material Girl will be joined by special guests:  Oscar-winning actor Sean Penn, Emmy and Grammy awarding-winning comedian Chris Rock, two-time Grammy nominated singer Ariana Grande, […]

Obama Presents Ellen DeGeneres With Gay Rights Medal

          U.S. President Barack Obama has awarded gay comedian and actress Ellen DeGeneres America’s highest civilian honor. Obama presented DeGeneres with the Presidential Medal of Freedom in an emotional exchange at the White House in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday. In 1997, DeGeneres came out as a lesbian, sparking intense interest from […]

Dalai Lama Has ‘No Worries’ About Trump Presidency

    Love chocolate? Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate. SHOP NOW! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Displayed with permission Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama says he has “no worries” about Donald Trump’s election as US president, adding he expects the right-wing president-elect will align his future policies with global realities.The 1989 Nobel Peace Prize […]

Why Celebrities Are Turning To GoFundMe

  Love chocolate? Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate. SHOP NOW! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   Displayed with permission from International Business Times Celebrities have long been known for their charitable work and donations but recently, tinsletown’s hottest have found a new way to give back. Starting in 2015, celebs such as Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley, […]

Interview: Dolly Parton Talks Faith, Family and Her New Christmas Movie

In an exclusive interview in the new issue of Parade magazine, singing superstar Dolly Parton discusses her faith, her family, the legacy of her famous song “Coat of Many Colors” and how it’s the basis for a second network TV movie, Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love (Nov. 30 on NBC). The new TV movie takes […]

Boy George Selects Safe Kids Worldwide as his Charity on ‘The New Celebrity Apprentice’ Premiering January 2 on NBC

  Love chocolate? Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate. SHOP NOW! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Boy George, Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter, and lead vocalist for the pop band Culture Club, will compete to raise money and awareness for Safe Kids Worldwide on “The New Celebrity Apprentice.” The show will premiere January 2 at […]

Property From The Life and Career of Marilyn Monroe Brings Over $10 Million- Tommy Hilfiger and Other Famous Brands Participate in Historic Auction

    Julien’s Auctions, the world-record-breaking auction house to the stars, hosted a three day massive auction of Marilyn Monroe’s personal and career items which began on Thursday, November 17, 2016 and ended this  evening, November 19, 2016. The three-day auction event raised nearly $11 million. Julien’s Auctions added another world record to their list […]

Bruce Springsteen To Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom at White House

Love chocolate? Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate. SHOP NOW! Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   Bruce Springsteen and President Barack Obama will hang out at least one more time. The White House announced Wednesday Springsteen will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom Tuesday in Washington. The White House wrote of Springsteen: Bruce Springsteen is a singer, songwriter, and […]

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson People’s Sexiest Man Alive

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, a Freedom High School graduate, spent some of his teen years in the Lehigh Valley. Watch video Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has come a long way from Freedom High School. The Hollywood star has been named People’s Sexiest Man Alive. Johnson, the 44-year-old former WWE superstar who lived as a teen in the […]

People’s Choice Awards 2017 List of Nominations

  Here are the nominees for the 2017 People’s Choice Awards, airing live from the Microsoft Theater L.A. Live on Jan. 18 (CBS, 9-11 p.m. ET/PT). Voting, which will determine the winners in all 64 categories, runs from Nov. 15 to Dec. 15 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Fans may vote using the following methods: Visit  http://vote.peopleschoice.com Via Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/peopleschoic Via […]

Celebs Can’t Wait to Bail on U.S. if Trump’s Elected

Displayed with permission from Lifezette    It’s the election homestretch, and the liberal celebrity cry of “I’m gonna leave this country, I swear!” if Donald Trump wins the presidency — cue the foot stamp and the crossed arms — seems louder than ever. The liberal elites appear to be shaking in their high-priced boots and […]

Celebrating The Best Writers For National Author’s Day

Reagen Hoezee Displayed with permission from International Business Times Tuesday, Nov. 1, is National Author’s Day, a day set aside to honor some of the literary greats of the 21st century. All around the world, people are taking to Twitter to pay their respects to their favorite author under the hashtag #NationalAuthorsDay. In 1928, according to National Day […]

Hugh Laurie To Receive Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

  Hugh Laurie is set to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The 57-year-old actor announced he was set to get the honour on the famous Hollywood Boulevard, California, on Tuesday (25.10.16) via social media, and the ‘Night Manager’ star will be joined by Dame Helen Mirren, Sir Ridley Scott and Colin […]

Gal Gadot Wants To Be A ‘Role Model’ For Young Women

Displayed with permission from International Business Times    “Wonder Woman” star Gal Gadot hopes to be a good role model to today’s generation of girls, and she wants to do it “not so much for myself, but for the sake of my daughter [Alma].” Since she has portrayed the superhero Diana Prince in “Batman v […]

BOOKS: “Elvis: Truth, Myth & Beyond” Presents New Personal Perspective on Legendary Music Superstar

A new book on the extraordinary life and career of Elvis Presley has just been published by Hound Dog Books & Media (www.hounddogpublications.com). Elvis: Truth, Myth & Beyond – An Intimate Conversation with Lamar Fike, Elvis Presley’s Closest Friend and Confidant presents 400 questions about Presley’s life and career with 400 corresponding in-depth answers by the singer’s longtime friend and colleague, Lamar Fike.  […]