The legendary novelist talks about her new book, what drives her to write and her relatively newfound love of rap music
The Hollywood mogul has picked the brains of some of the world’s brightest and most powerful people—including Barack Obama, Steve Jobs and Carl Sagan. Now, in his new book, A Curious Mind, he shares some of what he’s learned.
In his ongoing quest to bring science to the masses, America’s “rock star astrophysicist” is about to launch a late-night talk show
At age 74, more than 40 years into a career that has made him one of the most revered actors in history, Al Pacino still has the fire for his art, whether it’s in the new film The Humbling or onstage doing Shakespeare in his native New York City
The venerated talk show host has spent the better part of four decades asking questions of heads of state, titans of industry and A-list movie stars. Now, Hemispheres has a few questions for him.
The legendary star of stage and screen lives in a tony Manhattan penthouse filled with more than four decades’ worth of memorabilia from her career, but with a new album coming out and an active commitment to social causes, the Divine Miss M is a long way from Sunset Boulevard
As star of the Harry Potter series, Daniel Radcliffe amassed tens of millions of dollars and established himself as one of the world’s most recognizable actors. His future success, though, will depend on how well he can make the boy wizard disappear.
As Fox Sports’ new No. 1 sideline reporter for the NFL, this “blonde bombshell” is out to prove that she’s so much more
As the glamour industry bathes in the glow of the Milan, New York, London and Paris Fashion Weeks, supermodel Heidi Klum demonstrates that there can be life after the runway
There’s more to the movie star’s varied artistic and academic pursuits than you might think. For one thing, not letting the Internet define him
In 1960, the world’s foremost primatologist, ethologist and anthropologist got her start observing apes in Tanzania’s Gombe Stream National Park. Now 80, she’s Mother Nature’s greatest champion, and she still has a few lessons for the rest of us.
Thirteen years after he started playing Jack Bauer and four years after he supposedly retired the character, Kiefer Sutherland is back in a new season of “24.” Will the world’s most popular counterterrorism agent ever call it a day?
It’s been 40 years since the formation of Blondie, one of the seminal bands of the New Wave and Punk music scenes of the ’70s and ’80s. With a new album and a greatest hits retrospective in the offing, the band’s iconic frontwoman sits down for a chat.
The founders of the Tribeca Film Festival talk to Hemispheres about the rigors and joys of establishing “Hollywood on the Hudson”
Born into wealth and privilege in her native Italy, Carla Bruni went on to become a supermodel, chart-topping singer and the First Lady of France. Now she is taking her musical act back on the road with a trio of North American concerts—even if she would prefer to be curled up at home with a book.
Julian Fellowes has gone from being a reasonably accomplished actor to an Oscar-winning screenwriter to the creator of one of the world’s most successful television dramas. Now in its fourth season, “Downton Abbey” is more popular than ever, despite the intrusion of assault, class conflict and a poorly timed death.
After 13 seasons on “Saturday Night Live,” the “Weekend Update” anchor is moving on to where few men or women have ventured before: the crucible of hosting a late night television talk show
In recent years, December has been a great month for John Goodman. In 2012, he starred in two Oscar-nominated films, Flight and Argo. This year, he appears in the Coen brothers’ Inside Llewyn Davis, the latest chapter in one of Hollywood’s most fruitful collaborations. Can this guy’s career possibly get any bigger?
After four bestsellers that, in addition to mass appeal, have earned him a devoted following among Ivy League MBAs and the corporate class, the writer and essayist from The New Yorker has produced something decidedly mischievous: a new book about how seemingly powerless people triumph over the powerful
In the last decade, he has made the leap from quirky comedy genius to Hollywood actor, arena-filling stand-up act and, according to some, massive egomaniac. His latest sitcom—the gentle, understated “Derek”—has really got the critics frothing. Is Ricky Gervais getting a raw deal?