Daily Bacon: Fox Cancels X Factor; NPH Receives Hasty Pudding
Feb08

Daily Bacon: Fox Cancels X Factor; NPH Receives Hasty Pudding

The X Factor. Fox cancels the singing-competition the same day judge and executive producer Simon Cowell announces he would return to the UK version of the show. Neil Patrick Harris. The TV star accepts Hasty Pudding Man of the Year Award at Harvard, dressed in a wig, lingerie and red heels. Helen Mirren was the Woman of the Year last week. Jay Leno. Final Tonight Show delivers biggest audience since 1998. Pitch Perfect 2. Anna...

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The JH Files [03/16/12]
Mar16

The JH Files [03/16/12]

Sofia Vergara will host SNL on April 7. There better be a Modern Family spoof. Lisa Marie Presley will release her first album in five years on May 15. Grammy winner T Bone Burnett is the producer. President Obama has picked North Carolina to win on his NCAA bracket. Clint Eastwood in a reality TV show? It’s true. Mrs. Eastwood and Company, focusing on the lives of Dina Eastwood (Clint’s wife) and their two daughters,...

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Beyonce’s ‘Star’-Maker: Clint Eastwood
Jan20

Beyonce’s ‘Star’-Maker: Clint Eastwood

Beyonce, who covets an Oscar, now has a Clint to help her realize her acting dream. The musical star has been cast in a Warner Bros. remake  (No. 4) of “A Star is Born,” with Clint Eastwood set to direct. Couldn’t be a better scenario. Eastwood is not only an elite director but has a big interest in music and has scored some of his own films. Beyonce has been attached to the project since last year, and there was a...

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Eastwood: ‘We Have a Bunch of Teenage Twits’
Nov20

Eastwood: ‘We Have a Bunch of Teenage Twits’

PHOTO CREDIT: Martin Schoeller / GQ GQ‘s “Badass of the Year” Clint Eastwood is a straight shooter. The 79-year-old actor/director, whose latest film “Invictus” tells the true story of South African president and civil rights leader Nelson Mandela, candidly discussed his negative feelings toward modern America in the magazine. “[The U.S. is] becoming more juvenile as a nation. The guys who won World War II and...

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Invictus: Trailer
Oct28

Invictus: Trailer

I would like to hire Morgan Freeman to narrate my unpublished memoirs. From director Clint Eastwood, “Invictus” tells the inspiring true story of how Nelson Mandela (Morgan Freeman) joined forces with the captain of South Africa’s rugby team, Francois Pienaar (Matt Damon), to help unite their country. Newly elected President Mandela knows his nation remains racially and economically divided in the wake of apartheid. Believing he can...

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