by Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Carol Channing is a living legend, the Broadway diva turned 93 at Town Hall, where she celebratied the 50th anniversary of the musical she most performed, ‘Hello Dolly,’ during an event that saw her company of transgender performer Justin Vivian Bond. The performance was opened by the former drag-Radical Faierie singer-songwriter  [ Read More ]


Claudia Cardinale to be guest host for the Venezia Classici section Claudia Cardinale will be the guest host of Venezia Classici, the section devoted to restored films and to documentaries about cinema of the 70th Venice International Film Festival (28 August – 7 September 2013), directed by Alberto Barbera and organized by the Biennale di  [ Read More ]


Catwoman has been played by so many actress over the years, but Anne Hathaway (for next Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises” – out in a few months), had to prepare studying Hollywood sex icon Hedy Lamarr, used by “Batman” comic book franchise creator Bob Kane as one of his inspirations for Catwoman, along with  [ Read More ]