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Comedians, singers and reality TV stars are among the Hudson Valley celebrities reacting on Twitter to Wednesday morning's Supreme Court rulings that have been deemed victories for gay marriage.
In a pair of 5-4 decisions, the court ruled that the federal Defense of Marriage Act was unconstitutional and rejected an appeal by defenders of California's Proposition 8 gay-marriage ban — paving...Read more »
ABC will begin burning off the final episodes of the Vanessa Williams vehicle "666 Park Avenue" Saturday night at 9, while Lifetime's new drama "Devious Maids," featuring Susan Lucci, kicks off Sunday night at 10.
One of several new series with Hudson Valley ties to be canceled, "666 Park Avenue" was a supernatural prime-time soap with a cast that included Williams...Read more »
"The Sopranos" cast members — many of whom have strong Hudson Valley ties — are mourning the loss of three-time Emmy Award winner James Gandolfini, who played mob boss Tony Soprano on the HBO series and died suddenly Thursday in Rome.
Edie Falco, who attended Purchase College, won Emmys for her role as Carmela Sorpano, Tony's wife. "I am shocked and devastated by Jim's passing,"...Read more »
It was a busy week for celebrities with Hudson Valley connections, and some took a break from their hectic schedules to post their thoughts, photos and videos on Twitter.
Because the following embedded tweets, links, photos and videos involve HTML coding, this feature is best viewed with a Web browser. If you missed previous installments of the Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week, click here.
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As America counts down the hours until the Friday release of the new Superman movie, "Man of Steel," Newsday Westchester reveals three Hudson Valley ties to the superhero, who happens to be celebrating his 75th birthday.
1. Two celebrities with local ties star in "Man of Steel." Sadly, "Man of Steel's" version of Superman/Clark Kent, Henry Cavill, isn't originally...Read more »
Eliminated by fiery chef Gordon Ramsay on this season of Fox's "Hell's Kitchen," Dan Ryan of Hartsdale and Amanda Giblin of Pine Bush will meet in Ryan's hometown today, along with two other former contestants and under far less stressful conditions.
Hey NY/NJ fans. Come meet ME @jessicahk11 @danhk11 @barrethk11 today @6:30 @chefcentral in Hartsdale! twitter.com/AmandaGHK11/st… —...Read more »
Neil Patrick Harris will be back to host the 67th annual Tony Awards from Radio City Music Hall tonight.
Newsday Westchester will be covering the ceremony as it unfolds, but in the meantime, here are five things to watch for when the show, well, must go on.
1. Will actors with Hudson Valley connections win their first Tony Awards? In acting categories, former Mount Vernon resident...Read more »
Two disc jockeys and a singing actress make this week's countdown of top Twitter posts from celebrities with Hudson Valley connections.
Because the following embedded tweets, links and videos involve HTML coding, this feature is best viewed with a Web browser. If you missed previous installments of the Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week, click here.
Starting off the countdown is "Glee"...Read more »
With Howard Stern and Hudson Valley talent, "America's Got Talent" returns tonight for a whole new season of X's and "Oh!"s. Newsday Westchester's got three good reasons to tune in to tonight's two-hour premiere, which kicks off at 9 on NBC.
1. The new judges' panel dynamic. Last year's panel was the lovable three-headed monster that was former Briarcliff Manor disc jockey...Read more »
Rosie O'Donnell's 657,000 followers might have to wait until the fall to reconnect with the Nyack resident on Twitter.
Late Thursday night, the comedian and former talk show host tweeted that she was thinking of "taking the summer off line," and asked if any of her followers would do the same.
Thinking of taking the summer off line ... Anyone else considering it ? — Rosie O'Donnell...Read more »