Former E.P.A. Aide Says Pruitt Asked Her to Help Find Work for His Wife

Former E.P.A. Aide Says Pruitt Asked Her to Help Find Work for His Wife

Ms. Dravis advised investigators she declined to achieve out to the group on Ms. Pruitt’s behalf. She additionally advised the investigators that she had cautioned Mr. Pruitt that he must disclose his spouse’s earnings on federal monetary disclosure paperwork, and that he responded that he would create a restricted legal responsibility company, in line with […]

Glenda Jackson to Return to Broadway in ‘King Lear’

Glenda Jackson to Return to Broadway in ‘King Lear’

Glenda Jackson, who received a Tony Award this month for her much-lauded performance in Edward Albee’s “Three Tall Women,” will return to Broadway subsequent spring because the title character in a brand new manufacturing of Shakespeare’s “King Lear.” Ms. Jackson beforehand performed Lear in a 2016 production at the Old Vic in London. The Broadway […]

Joe Jackson, Domineering Father of a Musical Dynasty, Dies at 89

Joe Jackson, Domineering Father of a Musical Dynasty, Dies at 89

Joe Jackson, the domineering father and supervisor who molded his sons into the immensely widespread Jackson 5 and helped launch his son Michael and his daughter Janet on explosive solo careers earlier than alienating all of them due to his abusive conduct, has died in Las Vegas. . He was 89. The Clark County coroner’s […]

New Emails Suggest Scott Pruitt Discussed Hiring a Friend of Lobbyist Landlord

New Emails Suggest Scott Pruitt Discussed Hiring a Friend of Lobbyist Landlord

In an announcement by his spokesman, Mr. Hart stated his spouse’s standing as Mr. Pruitt’s landlord had no bearing on his relationship with the E.P.A. “As I have said repeatedly, I never received any special treatment from Administrator Pruitt or had any undue influence over the Environmental Protection Agency,” Mr. Hart stated. He known as […]

Michael Jackson’s Estate Is Developing a Broadway-Bound Bio-Musical

Michael Jackson’s Estate Is Developing a Broadway-Bound Bio-Musical

Michael Jackson is Broadway-bound. The pop singer’s estate, together with Columbia Live Stage, mentioned Tuesday that it had agreed to develop a stage musical about his life, aiming for Broadway in 2020. The musical, reflecting Jackson’s stature, options an unusually acclaimed inventive group. The e book is to be written by Lynn Nottage, a playwright […]

For Pruitt Aides, the Boss’s Personal Life Was Part of the Job

For Pruitt Aides, the Boss’s Personal Life Was Part of the Job

The political aides stated that Mr. Pruitt’s need to make use of his job for advantages unrelated to his E.P.A. work helped clarify different actions which were the topic of public scrutiny, together with his first-class airline travel, an aide’s effort to help Mr. Pruitt’s wife get work with a conservative political group, and another […]

Review: ‘The Affair’ Is Back, and Things Are About to Get Crazy. Again.

Review: ‘The Affair’ Is Back, and Things Are About to Get Crazy. Again.

“The Affair” returns Sunday for a fourth season on Showtime, nonetheless taking part in its recreation of battling factors of view and shifting timelines. It opens with the present’s greatest pairing: an episode seen half by means of the eyes of Noah (Dominic West), former husband, and half by means of the eyes of Helen […]

David Lynch on Michael Jackson and That Crazy Frog From ‘Twin Peaks’

David Lynch on Michael Jackson and That Crazy Frog From ‘Twin Peaks’

If you anticipated a David Lynch biography to be similar to some other biography, you’ve by no means seen a David Lynch film. In what world would the movie director behind such askew moments because the mewling child from “Eraserhead,” the dumpster monster from “Mulholland Drive” and Richard Farnsworth on a tractor take part in […]

Review: ‘Superfly’ Adds Bling to an Old Tale

Review: ‘Superfly’ Adds Bling to an Old Tale

The American Dream is invoked a number of instances in “Superfly.” The mentions come from the film’s lead character, and from a music on the soundtrack. These days, it appears, the phrase is usually used mockingly. It’s all in regards to the accumulation of wealth and a sybaritic life-style. There’s no non secular dimension, no […]