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Mary Lou Sudders and Jeffrey Sanchez at the Project Role Model fashion show at the Fairmont Copley Plaza.


Stylish fund-raiser for Big Sisters Association

Guests got gussied up for the agency’s annual Project Role Model fashion show at the Fairmont Copley Plaza.

Jim Cummings and the cast and crew of “Thunder Road” accepted the narrative feature prize at Sundance.


South by Southwest festival salutes Emerson grad’s feature debut

Jim Cummings’s “Thunder Road” took the prize for best narrative feature.

President Obama and Senator Ted Kennedy walking together outside the White House.


Former White House shutterbug Pete Souza shares photos at Edward M. Kennedy Institute

The photographer shared images from “Obama: An Intimate Portrait” — as well as a few that didn’t make it into the book.


Berkshire Theatre Group taps Nicholas Paleologos as executive director

The former longtime state representative and former head of the Massachusetts Film Office has produced Broadway shows.

James Comey


Former FBI director James Comey’s book tour will bring him to Boston

The memoir “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership” hits the street April 17 and Comey hits the Hub on April 29.

Former WBCN personality Charles Laquidara (left) and promoter Don Law at the Paradise.


Former ‘BCN host Charles Laquidara takes fans and friends on a guided tour

Explaining the impetus for his new “multimedia memoir,” pioneering Boston DJ Charles Laquidara put it bluntly.

US Senator Edward Markey (left), Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar, and Bank of America Vice Chair Anne Finucane at the American Ireland Fund gala.


Irish PM attends American Ireland Fund gala

Bank of America Vice Chair Anne Finucane was among those honored.

Actor Matt Damon


Is Matt Damon moving to Australia to escape Donald Trump?

The actor is no fan of the president. That much is true.

Daniel Golden, author of “Spy Schools.”


CBS options spy book by former Globe journalist Daniel Golden

With Russia intrigue, espionage is in.

Courteney Cox is executive producer of the docuseries.


Boston Casting seeks pregnant couple for documentary series

The series is being produced by a former “Friends” cast member.


Fox 25 news director abruptly departs

Hired in 2016, Mike Oliveira apparently was good at his job, which may explain why he’s gone.

Donald Trump Jr. and his wife, Vanessa, at the Republican National Convention in 2016.


Is Donald Trump Jr. getting divorced?

The New York Post says his marriage may be beyond repair.

Bo Burnham, writer-director of “Eighth Grade,” with the film’s star, Elsie Fisher, at the Sundance Film Festival.


Bo Burnham movie ‘Eighth Grade’ gets a trailer, and it’s all too real

The movie about an awkward teen will be out in July.

Whitey Bulger’s prison ID is being auctioned by


Whitey Bulger’s prison badge for sale

A New York auction house is selling the convicted killer’s ID.

Ben Affleck (left) and Matt Damon in 2015.


Ben Affleck and Matt Damon to adopt inclusion riders

The duo’s production company will seek to increase gender and racial equity.

Jay Z and Beyoncé performing in 2014.


Jay Z-Beyoncé show is too big for Fenway

The super couple’s concert is specially designed for larger-capacity football stadiums.

James Ivory holds his Oscar for best adapted screenplay earlier this month at the Academy Awards in Los Angeles.


Recent Oscar winner James Ivory talks ‘Call Me by Your Name’ and ‘The Remains of the Day’ in Newport

The renowned director and screenwriter said the biggest surprise he’s had over the past year is “the extraordinary passion” teenage girls have shown for “Call Me by Your Name.”

Actress Diane Guerrero


Regis College taps actress Diane Guerrero to deliver commencement address

You know the Boston native from “Orange Is the New Black.”

PEM’s new Indian and South Asian Art curator Siddhartha V. Shah.


New curator named at Peabody Essex Museum

Siddhartha V. Shah will oversee the museum’s collection of Indian and South Asian art.

John Velazquez and Angel Cordero with David Ortiz at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla., during filming of “Big Papi Needs a Job.”


Big Papi horses around with Hall of Fame jockeys on reality show

The former Red Sox slugger hung out at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla., during filming of “Big Papi Needs a Job.”

Model Alexandra King and Jimmy Garoppolo.


Jimmy Garoppolo may be someone’s valentine

The quarterback could be dating a model. Where have you heard that before?

Deval and Diane Patrick at the Boston Marriott Copley Place.


Fenway Health fetes Deval Patrick

The former governor was honored for his work in advancing affordable health care in Massachusetts.

Nick Gordon, ex-partner of Bobbi Kristina Brown.


Bobbi Kristina Brown’s ex accused of striking his girlfriend

Nick Gordon, the ex-partner of Bobbi Kristina Brown, has been arrested.

Tom Brady got a haircut last week.

Gisele Bundchen wanted Michael Strahan to talk to Tom Brady about retirement

The former Giants defensive lineman interviewed the Patriots quarterback on “Good Morning America” Monday.

Speedy Ortiz is among the local bands that will be performing at the South by Southwest music festival.


Number of Mass. music acts at SXSW doubled this year

Thirteen Massachusetts groups will perform at the South by Southwest Music Festival March 12-18.

Bob Lobel (left) and WGBH’s Emily Rooney during a June 2017 event.


Former sportscaster Bob Lobel plans to host a pot-themed podcast

“Bob Lobel’s New England POTcast” is expected to debut in July.

Bridget Moynahan at the UN Women for Peace Association’s awards luncheon.


Bridget Moynahan runs the show at UN awards luncheon

The Longmeadow native and star of CBS’s “Blue Bloods” served as master of ceremonies.


Sumiao Hunan Kitchen helps out the Boston Animal Rescue Collaborative

The Cambridge restaurant donated to celebrate the Year of the Dog.

John Krasinski and Emily Blunt arrive at a screening of their thriller “A Quiet Place” at the SXSW Film Festival in Austin, Texas.


John Krasinski and Emily Blunt talk up ‘A Quiet Place’ at SXSW Film Festival

Their horror-thriller follows a family of four struggling to survive in a world where mysterious creatures hunt based on sound.

Olympic gold medalist Meghan Duggan  put on a hockey clinic for kids in the Big Y parking lot in Saugus.


US Olympic hockey stars feted by fans

Meghan Duggan and Kacey Bellamy honored for the gold medal-winning performance.


On the comeback trail, Kathy Griffin bringing show to Boston

The controversial comedian will be here June 21.


MFA names new chair of its Asian art collection

Christina Yu Yu has working at the USC Pacific Asia Museum.

John Strohm


Veteran of Boston’s indie rock scene takes over at Rounder Records

John Strohm, former member of the Blake Babies and the Lemonheads, is new Rounder president

Lisa Bonet


Lisa Bonet finally speaks about Bill Cosby’s alleged misconduct

The actress claimed the actor gave her a bad feeling.


WPI professor weighs in on ‘new’ Hendrix LP

He teaches British literature, but he has thing for Jimi Hendrix.

Kristen Roupenian’s short story “Cat Person” went viral after it ran in The New Yorker.


‘Cat Person’ author gets a movie deal

Kristen Roupenian has written a horror screenplay titled “Bodies, Bodies, Bodies.”

Tom Brady gets a fresh cut for a good cause

Tom Brady and Governor Charlie Baker got their locks shorn to benefit Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.


Recipient of film editing fellowship honoring Karen Schmeer announced

Schmeer had worked closely with Errol Morris before her death.

Sisters Barbara Bush (left) and Jenna Bush-Hager.


Bush sisters forced to cancel yet again

Jenna and Barbara are trying to talk about their book.

Robert Mapplethorpe.


‘Mapplethorpe,’ produced by Eliza Dushku, to have its world premiere

The movie about the celebrated photographer will debut in April at the Tribeca Film Festival.

“Elodie, this one’s for you?” Jessica Biel said before jumping into a pool with her clothes on.


Jessica Biel takes the plunge to help Wellesley family

The actress took part in the Plunge for Elodie campaign to help a young girl who is battling a genetic tissue disorder.

Actress Cynthia Nixon (right) has been a strong supporter of New York Mayor Bill de Blasio (center).

‘Sex and the City’ star Cynthia Nixon considers run for New York governor

Nixon for months has teased her interest in challenging incumbent Andrew Cuomo, also a Democrat.

Harvard dropout Bill Gates has a fortune of $90 billion, according to this year’s Forbes billionaires list.


Many with Mass. ties make Forbes list of billionaires

Harvard dropouts Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg finished second and fifth on the list with fortunes of $90 billion and $71 billion, respectively.

Nastia Liukin (left) and Jody Adams were part of a panel at the W Boston.


Women talk personal success and business at the W Hotel’s ‘What She Said’ event

Panelists included Olympic champion Nastia Liukin, James Beard award-winner Jody Adams, Vega Vitality founder Ashley Hilmes, and Handstand founder Tiffany Hakimianpour.

Candy Altman


Former WCVB-TV news director Candy Altman set to retire

She left the ABC affiliate to work for its parent company Hearst Television.

Incoming Harvard president Lawrence Bacow and his wife, Adele, at the ART gala.


ART gala includes sneak peek of ‘Jagged Little Pill’ musical

The event, attended by incoming Harvard president Lawrence Bacow, raised $1.3 million for the ART.


You won’t ‘cash’ too many people at Bhad Bhabie’s show

Once a troubled teen on “Dr. Phil,” now she’s a rapper set to perform at the Middle East.

Mia Boostrom is on Team Adam on “The Voice.”


Taunton woman picked by Adam Levine on ‘The Voice’

Mia Boostrom offered a powerhouse take of Zayn Malik’s “Pillowtalk” to become part of Team Adam.


Actor Michael Shannon was drinking beer in a Chicago dive bar when ‘The Shape of Water’ won

The actor, who stars in the movie, had better things to do than attend the Oscar ceremony.

Al Horford


Al Horford has a favorite ‘SpongeBob’ character

The Celtics forward is a big fan of the cartoon.