“Annie” actress Aileen Quinn Interview

Aileen Quinn Returns for 30th Anniversary of “Annie”

“Annie,” the popular 1982 musical film, celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and Hollywood Palms Theater in Naperville celebrated in style. On March 25th they brought the … Read more

Interview with Gary Cole

Gary Cole, co-star of “The Last Rites of Joe May” Photo Credit: Sarah Adamson

I met Gary Cole in Chicago at Flashpoint Academy during a promotional tour for the film “The Last Rites of Joe Read more

Dennis Farina Interview with Sarah Adamson in Chicago

Sarah Adamson with Dennis Farina. Photo Credit: Tyna S. Cline

Dennis Farnia was in Chicago promoting his film “The Last Rites of Joe May” we met in Chicago at Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy and Read more

Interview with Roger Ebert

A Prolific Writer’s Memoir Leaves No Stone Unturned

Sir Winston Churchill said, “Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it.” After reading Roger Ebert’s incredible autobiography, “Life Itself: A Memoir,” this quote appears fitting. … Read more

Harold (John Cho) and Kumar (Kal Penn) Interview

Photo credit: Sarah Adamson

Harold (John Cho) and Kumar (Kal Penn) Interview Promoting, “A Very Harold and Kumar 3D Christmas”

The duo spoke about Portillos, their co-stars; Tom Lennon, Neal Patrick Harris and Danny TrejoRead more

Gerard Butler Interview

Gerard Butler attends “Machine Gun Preacher” Los Angeles Premiere 9/21/2011. Photo Credit” JB Lacroix/WireImage

 

Gerard Butler Chats About His Role in “Machine Gun Preacher”

Most people know Gerard Butler from his work as the … Read more

On the Red Carpet with Will Smith, Jackie Chan and Jaden Smith in Chicago

Last Wednesday, May 26, 2010 Chicago AMC River East Theater was the site of the Red Carpet event for the new film, “The Karate Kid.” The weather was a bit warm, but that didn’t bother … Read more

Malcolm McDowell Interview “A Clockwork Orange” Star

Malcolm McDowell Photo Credit: Steve Vukasovic

 

Malcolm McDowell, who starred in the 1971 film directed by Stanley Kubrick, will greet fans and sign autographs in Naperville, Illinois at Hollywood Palms Cinema and host a … Read more

Spy Kids: All the Time in the World Cast: Alexa Vega, Rowan Blanchard and Mason Cook

Mason Cook, Alexa Vega, Rowan Blanchard and Sarah Adamson

 

“Spy Kids: All the Time in the World”, in 4D will open August 19, 2011. Cast members were in Chicago to promote the film including … Read more

Tom Felton Interview-Harry Potter’s Draco Malfoy

Sarah Adamson with Tom Felton

 

Crowds of people came out to meet British actor Tom Felton, 23, who has played the character Draco Malfoy in all eight of the Harry Potter films since their … Read more

Woody Harrelson and Jesse Eisenberg Walk the Red Carpet in Chicago Promoting the Film “Zombieland”

The Red Carpet was rolled out for the movie, “Zombieland.” starring Jesse Eisenberg and Woody Harrelson in Chicago along with hundreds of zombies. The event was held at the AMC theater on Illinois Ave, in … Read more

Paula Abdul on the Red Carpet in Beverly Hills 9th TV Family Awards

Greetings from the spectacular Beverly Hilton Hotel in sunny, palmed tree lined Beverly Hills, California; Sarah Adamson here reporting on location for the Ninth Family TV Awards. Sarah’s Backstage Pass was front and center on … Read more

Paul Brittain Cast of SNL Interview

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE – Pictured: Paul Brittain – Photo by: Dana Edelson/NBC

 

When I reminiscence upon my past career as a gifted reading teacher of nine and ten year olds, in Naperville’s Project IDEA … Read more

‘Judy Moody’ star Jordana Beatty Interview

Jordana Beatty, an Australian actress is starring in “Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer” movie, and was in person to meet fans and sign autographs at the Hollywood Palms Theater in Naperville this past … Read more

Melissa McCarthy Interview CoStar of “Bridesmaids”

Melissa McCarthy Photo Credit: CBS

“Bridesmaids” costar Melissa McCarthy is laugh-out-loud hysterical and grew up on a farm in Plainfield. Her new show “Mike and Molly” has been doing very well and was picked up … Read more

Interview with Danielle Campbell CoStar of “Prom”

Interview with Danielle Campbell Costar of “Prom” Disney Studios Photo

Danielle Campbell was in Chicago during a press tour for the movie “Prom” which opens April 29. She and I met and chatted about her … Read more

Burt Reynolds Interview, Chats About Regrets, Friendships, His Mustache and More

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Burt Reynolds

Sarah Adamson conducting the Q&A at Hollywood Palms Cinema before the showing of “Cannonball Run” with Burt Reynolds

It’s hard to believe that film legend Burt Reynolds has appeared in over 100 … Read more

Zachary Gordon “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules” Interview

Sarah and Zachary GordonPhoto Credit: Steve Vukasovic

Sarah Chats Again with the Star of “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules,” Zachary Gordon

 

The Hollywood Palms theater in Naperville hosted a special advanced screening … Read more

Ernest Borgnine Interview

(left to right) Carol Lynley, Pamela Sue Martin, Tyna Cline, Ernest Borgnine, Stella Stevens at Hollywood Blvd. Cinema. Photo Credit: Steve Vukasovic

Ernest Borgnine Still Afloat−The Legend Chats with Staff Writer Tyna Cline

There aren’t … Read more

Mia Wasikowska and Director Cary Fukunaga “Jane Eyre” Interview – Chicago

Mia Wasikowska stars as JANE EYRE, a Focus Features release directed by Cary Fukunaga. Photo Credit: Laurie Sparham

“Jane Eyre” Interview Mia Wasikowska and Director Cary Fukunaga – Chicago

“Jane Eyre” was a selection during … Read more

Spike Lee Speaks at North Central College

Filmmaker Spike Lee speaks at North Central College

If you ever have the chance to listen to Spike Lee speak, then go. He’s the kind of guy that has opinions and isn’t afraid to express … Read more

John Wells Interview Director “The Company Men”

John Wells – Writer/Director “The Company Men” Photo Credit: Getty Images (WireImage)

“The Company Men” Tommy Lee Jones, Ben Affleck Photo Credit: Weinstein Production Still

Wells discusses his early years in New York, guides us Read more

Omar Benson Miller Co-Star of “The Express” Interview

“The Express” is the true story of Ernie Davis, the first African American college athlete to receive the Heisman Trophy. Davis was given the nickname ‘The Elmira Express’ by the press as his hometown was … Read more

Ralf Schmerberg Director “Problema” Interview

“Problema” – directed by Ralf Schmerberg

Sarah Adamson Interviews Filmmaker Ralf Schmerberg

 

If you happened to attend The Chicago Film Festival this past October you may have heard the buzz surrounding this extraordinary one-of-a-kind … Read more