In This Issue

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The Entertainment List

The rich and famous project lives of glamour, luxury, and extravagance, but this year’s Entertainment List highlights those proving they are capable of much more than the gossip mags give them credit for.

Profiles

Cover Profile

James Franco

By Marc Weisblott

A trip inside the weird, beautiful, unpaved mind of actor James Franco.

Kristin Davis

By Darren Gluckman

Kristin Davis worked her way up from commercial actress to HBO icon. But her new role as a mom is changing everything.

Adam Shankman

By Mike Fletcher

Adam Shankman danced his way into the director’s chair.

Mayim Bialik

By Alanna Mager

For her next trick, The Big Bang Theory’s resident female nerd, Mayim Bialik, takes off the glasses and picks up a pen.

Kristin Chenoweth

By Julie Jacobs

Broadway’s Kristin Chenoweth loves what she does onstage, but lives for what she’s doing off it.

Soledad O’Brien

By Darren Gluckman

Sharing the world starts early for CNN host Soledad O’Brien.

Miranda Cosgrove

By Victoria Scrozzo

The Nickelodean star grows up and moves out.

Billy Gilman

By Romy Oltuski

Billy Gilman lost his voice, found his passion, and ended up as a player in Nashville.

Deborah Snyder

By Nancy A. Ruhling

The script was perfect for Superman producer Deborah Snyder until a stint in the hospital changed her life.

Maggie Neilson

By Nancy A. Ruhling

Along with her husband, Maggie Neilson advises celebs like Eva Longoria and Avril Lavigne. And guess what? She loves what she’s doing.

Events

  • Creativity Celebrated During the Olympics
  • Unmasked: Gala for Global Witness
  • John J. McCloy Awards
  • MoMA Party in the Garden
  • Spirit of Life Award
  • A Night of Comedy
  • Police Athletic League’s 40th Annual Superstar Dinner
  • IAF Center Foundation Gala
  • Bringing Farm Sanctuary to All