On September 22 “Friends” made its television debut…

On September 22, 1994 “Friends” made its television debut 20 years ago.  The sitcom focused on a group of six friends living in Manhattan, often hanging out in a coffee shop called Central Perk. It starred David Schwimmer, Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc and Lisa Kudrow as Ross Gellar, Rachel Green, Monica Gellar, Chandler Bing, JoeyTribbiani, and Phoebe Buffay, respectively,…

On September 20 Sophia Loren was born…

On September 20, 1934 Sophia Loren was born. The international film star, hailing from Italy, began her career in the world of beauty pageants at the age of 14, before achieving stardom with a movie contract deal with Paramount Studios in the 1950s. Further acclaim occurred with Loren won the 1962 Academy Award for Best…

On September 2 Terry Bradshaw was born…

On September 2, 1948 Terry Bradshaw was born. The former NFL quarterback is best known for his time with the Pittsburgh Steelers, for which he played 14 seasons with. Throughout his NFL career he won four Super Bowl titles, making him the first quarterback in NFL history to do so, as well as being a…

On August 29 “Living Single” premiered on Fox…

On August 29, 1993 “Living Single” premiered on FOX.  The sitcom, which starred Queen Latifah and Kim Coles, focused on a group of friends living in Brooklyn who try to juggle their personal and professional relationships, often leading to some unexpected, yet comedic situations. During its run, “Living Single” became of one of the most popular…

On August 21 Kim Cattrall was born…

On August 21, 1956 Kim Cattrall was born. Even though she has had an extensive film and television career, debuting in 1975 and 1977, respectively, Cattrall is best known for playing the role of Samantha Jones on the acclaimed television series “Sex and the City,” based on the book of the same name by Candace…

On August 17 Mae West was born…

On August 17, 1893 Hollywood icon Mae West was born. She is best known for being a sex symbol during the days in which censorship was prominent in Hollywood, as well as having a career that spanned seven decades. Before appearing on film, she made a name for herself in vaudeville, before moving to Hollywood…

On August 15 Jennifer Lawrence was born…

On August 15, 1990 Jennifer Lawrence was born.  She began her acting career in 2007, appearing on the “The Bill Engvall Show,” and subsequently appearing in the 2008 film, “The Burning Plain.” She attained further critical success by appearing in 2010’s “Winter’s Bone,” for which she received her first Academy Award nomination for Best Actress.…

On August 10 Antonio Banderas was born…

On August 10, 1960 Antonio Banderas was born. The Spanish actor broke into mainstream success in the 1990s with a slew of successful films such as: “Assassins,” “Evita,” “Interview with the Vampire,” “Desperado,” and “The Mask of Zorro.” Most recently, Banderas’ career reached new heights thanks to his voice work in the “Shrek” movies as…

On August 6 Lucille Ball was born…

On August 6, 1911 Lucille Ball was born. ” Lucille Ball — whose career in front of the camera spanned five decades — served as a pioneer for female comedians, as well as for the television industry itself. Named TV Guide’s “Biggest TV Star of All Time,” Ball was only one of two women to…