Monthly Archives: August 2018

William H. Macy Addresses Emmy Rossum's Shameless Exit

Leon Bennett/WireImage Emmy Rossum‘s onscreen father stands by her decision to depart Shameless.  The actress shocked TV lovers this week when she announced her exit from the hit Showtime series after nine seasons. Now in a new interview with Entertainment Weekly, William H. Macysays he was not surprised, but thinks Rossum “made the right choice” by bowing out…

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Big Brother

I confess: the cornball Hong Kong schoolroom melodrama “Big Brother” is everything I wanted it to be. Granted, I watched this film with carefully modulated expectations. After all, this is a corny, civic-minded “Stand and Deliver” clone that stars martial artist Donnie Yen as Mr. Chen, a generically tough-but-fair teacher who gives hope to a classroom full of would-be high school drop-outs. …

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Claire Danes Gives Birth to Baby No. 2

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Congratulations are in order! Claire Danes welcomed her second child, her rep confirms to E! News.  She and her husband Hugh Dancy also have a 5-year-old son, Cyrus Michael Christopher Dancy.  The Associated Press reports that Danes gave birth to a son on Monday, Aug. 27 in New York.  The Homeland star announced she was…

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