Actors and Actresses

January 12, 2018

Darren Criss Plays the Happy-Go-Lucky Killer in the Versace TV Drama

MIAMI — At 6:30 in the morning, Darren Criss was bright-eyed and perky as he bounded out of his South Beach hotel and into a black […]
January 5, 2018

The Red Carpet Is Its Own Economy

Advertisement “For years, we’ve sold these awards shows as women, with our gowns and colors and our beautiful faces and our glamour,” the actress Eva Longoria […]
January 5, 2018

The Empty Gesture of Red Carpet Protest

Advertisement A week or so after the 2016 presidential election, the actress Lizzy Caplan arrived in London for the premiere of her “Allied,” a Robert Zemeckis […]
December 27, 2017

Encounters: Taye Diggs Doesn’t Feel Like Dancing

Advertisement “Come on,” a dance instructor said. “Don’t wait. I could die tomorrow. Move.” The actor Taye Diggs didn’t want to. On a scarf-snapping fall day, […]
December 26, 2017

Daniel Day-Lewis and Paul Thomas Anderson on How They Created ‘Phantom Thread’

Advertisement Daniel Day-Lewis was riffing on the mysteries and curiosities of romantic entanglements — how people can be governed by desires that seem alien even to […]
December 1, 2017

Encounters: Sebastian Stan Just Likes to Watch

Advertisement The actor Sebastian Stan sat at a window table in the Sea Grill restaurant on a recent Tuesday afternoon, overlooking the skating rink at Rockefeller […]
October 13, 2017

Fashion Breaks Its Silence on Harvey Weinstein Scandal

In the days since The New York Times broke the story of allegations of decades of harassment and assault by Harvey Weinstein, torrents of heart-wrenching stories […]
September 1, 2017

Encounters: Amanda Seales of ‘Insecure’ Revisits Her Harlem Haunts

Encounters By ALEXIS SOLOSKI As Amanda Seales strode into Ginny’s Supper Club, the nightspot under the Red Rooster in Harlem on a recent Thursday, a young […]
August 10, 2017

Encounters: Elizabeth Olsen, Cooking Onscreen and Off

Encounters By ALEXIS SOLOSKI The actress Elizabeth Olsen separated the first egg gracefully. The second? Not so much. And the third was a disaster. “Get it […]
July 11, 2017

Elsa Martinelli, Italian Model and Actress, Dies at 82

Elsa Martinelli, an Italian fashion model turned actress whose Hollywood career included roles opposite Kirk Douglas in “The Indian Fighter” and John Wayne in “Hatari!,” died […]