Jessica Chastain reveals the woman behind the makeup in 'Eyes of Tammy Faye'
Jessica Chastain offers an impressive, sympathetic portrait of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker in the biopic "The Eyes of Tammy Faye."
West Dundee Heritage Fest is on, with a few pandemic modificationsWith warm weather predicted for the weekend, West Dundee officials are hoping for a good turnout at Heritage Fest, which returns for its 23rd year.
Baby Yoda vs. Queen Elizabeth and two other TV battles to watch at Sunday's EmmysThe three biggest categories at the Emmys come down to epic face-offs between two indelible characters, Widescreen columnist Sean Stangland says.
A man. A boy. And a chicken. 'Cry Macho' lays an egg"Cry Macho" is supposed to be a meditation on masculinity, with Clint Eastwood's one-time rodeo star Mike Milo taming and rebuilding his young rebellious charge into an honorable young man. Instead, it's a meditation on clumsy and predictable filmmaking.
Feder: Gaynor Hall to co-anchor WGN weekend mornings with Sean LewisGaynor Hall, a general assignment reporter at WGN-Channel 9 since 2008, has been named co-anchor of the Nexstar Media station's Saturday and Sunday morning newscasts alongside Sean Lewis. Starting this weekend, she'll succeed Tonya Francisco, who shifted to co-host of "Daytime Chicago," the new weekday morning lifestyle show, with Amy Rutledge.
6 suburban pumpkin patches that offer more than just your next jack-o'-lanternThere's so much more to do at popular suburban pumpkin patches than picking a pumpkin to carve. Here's a look at six offering a mix of rides, animals and mazes.
Plans move forward for new Beef Shack restaurant in St. CharlesPlans continue to move forward for Beef Shack to open near its former location on West Main Street.
Theater Wit's 'Mr. Burns, a post-electric play' celebrates art's enduring powerThe enduring power of art propels the smart, funny "Mr. Burns, a post-electric play" in an open run at Chicago's Theater Wit.
Christmas in September: Film crew shooting holiday movie in NapervilleNaperville Township Supervisor Eddie Bedford didn't have access to his office on Wednesday because it was being used as a makeup studio for an Ion Television movie coming out in December.
Festivals Sept. 17-23: Oktoberfests, Heritage Fest, Riverwalk Fine Art Fair & moreFall festivals around the suburbs rev into full gear this weekend. Plus, don't miss the Oktoberfest celebrations, classic car shows, pumpkin fests, Naperville's Riverwalk Fine Art Fair, the Great Food Expo in Rosemont, Heritage Fest in West Dundee and many more.
Goodman's Robert Falls announces retirement after more than 30 yearsGoodman Theatre artistic director Robert Falls announced he will retire next summer after more than 30 years helming one of the nation's most acclaimed arts institutions.
Through the Film Magnifer, Walter Payton, Shadow Traffic, Danny Thomas at Woodfield Mall, Julia Child and more