Jill Whelan – Life, Exciting and New
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Jill Whelan – Life, Exciting and New

Jill Whelan Life, Exciting and New by Jay S. Jacobs Did you ever hear the story about the young actor who became famous while still in grade school, grew up glamorously amongst some of the biggest names in Hollywood and then went on to become a normal, well-grounded adult? Not the typical sordid child-star tale, … Continue reading

Jonatha Brooke – How We Met Her Mother
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Jonatha Brooke – How We Met Her Mother

Jonatha Brooke – How We Met Her Mother by Jay S. Jacobs A few years ago, acclaimed singer/songwriter Jonatha Brooke had to put her career and life on hold when her mother was afflicted with Alzheimer’s and dementia.  For two years, Brooke, her husband and a cousin took on the full-time positions of caretaker and … Continue reading

Golda’s Balcony (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Golda’s Balcony (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

GOLDA’S BALCONY (2006) Starring Valerie Harper. Screenplay by William Gibson. Directed by Jeremy Cagan. Distributed by East-West Ventures.  95 minutes.  Not Rated. Golda’s Balcony was a one-woman show in the theater.  A single person standing on stage, doing a huge monologue for the entire running time. This makes it inherently hard to translate cinematically.  Little things … Continue reading