Helena Bonham Carter Is Supposed to Be Magic in Burton and Taylor

Umm... who's watching Burton and Taylor tonight? The 90-minute drama about the lives of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton starring Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter premieres on BBC America tonight at 9/8c. It's apparently several steps above — okay, about five million steps above — the tragic Lohan version. » 10/16/13 9:15pm 10/16/13 9:15pm

BBC's Burton and Taylor Trailer, Starring Non-Lindsay Lohan People

Specifically, Helena Bonham Carter and Dominic West. Fun! Although the BBC tends to be a little bit more understated than, um, Lifetime, it still seems to have some camp to it. Which is only appropriate, considering White Diamonds-era Liz was camp personified. AND, as Vulture points out, like the Lindz version,… » 7/06/13 4:30pm 7/06/13 4:30pm

New Details Revealed About Paris Jackson Suicide Attempt

15-year-old Paris Jackson was rushed to the hospital yesterday after leaving a suicide note, taking 20 Motrin and cutting herself with a kitchen knife — according to a Jackson family lawyer, she is "physically fine." Authorities as well as people close to Paris have since clarified that they don't really think she was… » 6/06/13 9:00am 6/06/13 9:00am

Helena Bonham Carter to Play Liz Taylor in BBC's Inevitably Superior…

Bonham Carter is an inspired choice for Taylor, and Burton will no doubt be perfectly played by Jimmy McNulty Dominic West. The movie will revolve around Liz and Dick's 1983 Broadway revival of Noel Coward's play Private Lives. If you'd like a little history on the intense, fascinating relationship between… » 2/12/13 10:00am 2/12/13 10:00am

Melanie Griffith And Antonio Banderas Don't Do It Anymore, Might Divorce

After fifteen years of marriage (and a fair amount of that spent in couples therapy, apparently), two of the final standing members of the Un-Divorced Hollywood Old Guard, Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith, might be almost ready to call it quits. This spring, Banderas was seen getting all up on another woman at a… » 7/20/12 9:00am 7/20/12 9:00am

Art Imitates Life: The Wire Actress Was Scandalized By Sex Scenes With…

In this excellent oral history of HBO's beloved seriesThe Wire, which premiered ten years ago this month, actress Deirdre Lovejoy, who played lawyer Rhonda Perlman, a high-ranking narcotics division attorney who slept with Detective Jimmy McNulty (Dominic West) a bunch, looked back fondly at the pair's first sex scene: » 6/02/12 5:30pm 6/02/12 5:30pm