Articles by Ellen Killoran
- EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Batkid's Oscar Appearance Mysteriously Canceled
March 05 2014 4:13 PM
Cancer patient Miles Scott traveled to L.A. for an Oscars show appearance. But his segment was pulled at the last minute, and it is unclear why.
- And The Award For Most Narcissistic Oscar Acceptance Speech Goes To...
March 03 2014 5:52 PM
The Academy Awards are by definition self-congratulatory, but some Oscar winners appear to love themselves more than even their most devoted fans.
- What's An Oscar Worth? That Might Depend On Gender
February 27 2014 2:54 PM
Winning one of the coveted statues seems to boost a male actor's earning power more than a female's.
- Oscar Predictions 2014: It Really Isn't Anybody's Game
February 24 2014 6:17 PM
It's not terribly difficult to predict the winners of the major Oscar categories this year. Maybe we'll be surprised?
- 'House of Cards' Season 2 Binge Postmortem
February 18 2014 12:15 PM
'House of Cards' season 2 tied up some story lines (for now), but we think a few characters might still have something up their sleeves.
- 'Girls' Recap: 'I May Have Overdone It On The Snacks'
February 10 2014 12:14 AM
In 'Free Snacks,' Hannah enjoys Sun Chips and lox at her new job as an advertorial writer, and Adam does not smile on command.
- 'Girls' Recap: 'Only Child'
February 02 2014 12:17 PM
'Only Child,' the fifth episode of 'Girls' Season 3, brings Hannah a crushing career setback, and her reaction may drive Adam even further away.
- GoldieBlox Strikes Gold With Super Bowl Ad-Contest Win
February 01 2014 5:03 PM
The small toy company will have an ad in the Super Bowl broadcast after winning the Intuit Small Business Big Game contest.
- Super Bowl Ads 2014: What Does $4 Million Really Buy You?
January 30 2014 3:34 PM
While many longtime advertisers are still game, others are having a harder time crunching the numbers.
- US Rep. Grimm Threatened To Throw Reporter Off Balcony
January 29 2014 10:46 AM
Mayor De Blasio argued that the congressman had clearly crossed the line, regarding civil conduct.
- 'Girls' Recap: 'If You Died The World Would Blur'
January 27 2014 2:00 AM
In the fourth episode of Season 3, "Deep Inside," Hannah's agent suddenly dies; her career and relationship might be dead soon too.
- 'Girls' Recap: 'It's Not Fair To End Things In The Middle'
January 20 2014 9:52 PM
The 'Girls' celebrate Hannah's 25th birthday in "She Said OK," the third episode of season 3.
- 'Blackfish' Snubbed At Oscar Nominations, And Sea World's Stock Rises
January 16 2014 2:52 PM
There weren't too many Oscar nominations surprises, but the exclusion of two powerful documentaries have caused some to cry foul.
- Our 2014 Oscar Nomination Predictions
January 15 2014 5:38 PM
We think we have a pretty good idea of who and what will be nominated, but we've been wrong before.
- 'Girls' Season 3 Premiere Recap: Are You A Sociopath?
January 13 2014 11:23 AM
"Girls" is back with a two-part Season 3 premiere that finds Adam and Hannah living together happily, until Jessa reappears.
- Golden Globes 2014: Our Predictions, With A Dash Of Wishful Thinking
January 10 2014 7:46 PM
"12 Years A Slave," "American Hustle," and "Breaking Bad" will likely dominate the 2014 Golden Globes. But we're hoping for some surprises from "Her" and "House of Cards."
- Golden Globes 2014 - And The Winners In Television Acting Are...
January 07 2014 2:57 PM
Months after the strange Emmy snubs, we think Bryan Cranston and Elisabeth Moss will take home a Golden Globe. And we're crossing our fingers for Monica Potter and Corey Stoll.
- Will '12 Years A Slave' and 'American Hustle' Win Big At Golden Globes?
January 06 2014 1:52 PM
This year, the Golden Globe Best Motion Picture, Musical/Comedy is more interesting and harder to predict than Best Motion Picture, Drama.
- The Best 'Best Of 2013' Lists
January 02 2014 10:58 AM
We read all the "Best of 2013" lists so you don't have to.
- Evaluating Chiara de Blasio's Christmas Eve Confession
December 24 2013 3:10 PM
Bill de Blasio's campaign team released a professionally-produced video confession by his daughter Chiara, who revealed her struggle with depression and substance abuse.