Mary Steenburgen

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(Some) Stars Arrive for Chelsea's Wedding

Ted Danson, Vera Wang among those in town

(Newser) - No Oprah sightings yet, but the streets of Rhinebeck are lined with people (and hordes of media) hoping to catch a glimpse of big names arriving to attend Chelsea Clinton's wedding. Ted Danson and wife Mary Steenburgen are among the few celebs talking. “I’ve known her since she... More »

No Prize for Nobel Son

Critics mixed on story of professor's kidnapped son

(Newser) - The story of an arrogant professor reluctant to pay ransom for his kidnapped child, Nobel Son is a mixed bag, with “moments of vengeance-filled enjoyment but also a sense of tonal haphazardness,” writes Robert Abele in the LA Times. “Signal-flare plotting” reveals a less-than-perfect screenplay, but “... More »

Timberlake To Take Field in Baseball Flick

Pop star will play minor leaguer trying to connect with family

(Newser) - Justin Timberlake will take a swing at minor league ballplaying in the upcoming flick The Open Road, the AP reports. Adding to his Hollywood resume, Timberlake will play Carlton Garrett, a made-up member of the Houston Astros’ farm team, the Corpus Christi Hooks. Timberlake, aiming for authenticity, has attempted—so... More »

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