Articles by: Nicole Russin aka. Richárde

Celebrities, Entertainment, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Jackie Collins Hits Up Chicago for “Confessions of a Wild Child,” Her Riveting New Novel

POP INTERVIEW: Jackie Collins Hits Up Chicago for “Confessions of a Wild Child,” Her Riveting New Novel

The Jackie Collins phenomenon circles around all that glitters.

by × February 19, 2014 ×

Entertainment

POP INTERVIEW: Hilary Kole Sings Holiday Jazz, Hold the Leotard

POP INTERVIEW: Hilary Kole Sings Holiday Jazz, Hold the Leotard

Sunday night, Londoners glimpsed Lady Gaga dressed as a full Christmas tree complete with a green wig. Fittingly, it was precisely the reason why we spoke with Hilary Kole on how much an artist should give in to pop culture to promote one’s work.

by × December 9, 2013 ×

Entertainment, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Jim Beard On Winning a Grammy, Performing with John Mayer and Producing Incredible Jazz

POP INTERVIEW: Jim Beard On Winning a Grammy, Performing with John Mayer and Producing Incredible Jazz

A lot of music world hoopla was made this week when Britney Spears left her standby producers, Dr. Luke and Max Martin. Metallica. The Beatles. When any artist leaves behind an old sound onto a new one, the stakes are costly. But what people don’t know is this is an artist is only as good as his or her producer. The same is true of jazz.

by × December 5, 2013 ×

Entertainment

POP INTERVIEW: Brian Cuban Talks To Katie Couric About Being A Man With An Eating Disorder

POP INTERVIEW: Brian Cuban Talks To Katie Couric About Being A Man With An Eating Disorder

With his appearance on a national US TV show, he will no longer be the “brother of…” someone or the guy who was picked on in school. Cuban will be a role model to other men who have the same problems right now. His book is one of the rare reads where you really relate to the person no matter what walk of life you come from.

by × November 20, 2013 ×

Entertainment, Featured

POP INTERVIEW: Jazz Musician Al Hammerman

POP INTERVIEW: Jazz Musician Al Hammerman

Almost a century after St. Louis blues were the cat’s meow in the Roaring Twenties, Al Hammerman is still up to making jazz in the city. Learn about how he has become nationally successful while remaining in the Midwest, how he embarrasses his wife and where he finds the best toasted ravioli!

by × November 8, 2013 ×

Entertainment, Featured, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Lydia McLaughlin as She Exits “Real Housewives of Orange County”

POP INTERVIEW: Lydia McLaughlin as She Exits “Real Housewives of Orange County”

Yesterday, Lydia McLaughlin announced she was leaving The Real Housewives of Orange County…by choice. According to Us Weekly, she wanted to grow her brand, consisting of a jewelry line at the present, and possibly pursue a reality show about her entrepreneurial spirit. During our interview last weekend, she gave no obvious clues about leaving the show but the reason for the chat–branding herself with her beautiful, yet affordable jewelry pieces–could have been the first sign.

by × November 6, 2013 ×

Entertainment, POP Cares

POP INTERVIEW: Mary Rolph Lamontagne Explains Food Waste and Why Celebs Care

POP INTERVIEW: Mary Rolph Lamontagne Explains Food Waste and Why Celebs Care

Since 2005, Chef Mary Rolph Lamontagne has worked with food waste prevention in South Africa. Catch her here on PopGoestheWeek.com before her upcoming USA media blitz promoting her book, EATS, as we quiz her on what social activism means for celebrities…and if it is real.

by × November 5, 2013 ×

Entertainment, Featured, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Amy Lyndon, Actress and Hollywood Booking Coach

POP INTERVIEW: Amy Lyndon, Actress and Hollywood Booking Coach

Responding to the VMAs backlash, Miley Cyrus told MTV “it was a calculated hot mess.” According to actress, acting coach and booking consultant Amy Lyndon, landing an audition in Hollywood is precisely like everything that happened at the 2013 awards show.

by × October 30, 2013 ×

Entertainment, Featured, Love, POP Profiles, POP Spotlight

POP INTERVIEW: Maya Ezratti from Rewarding Relationships

POP INTERVIEW: Maya Ezratti from Rewarding Relationships

Katy Perry! Miley Cyrus! Failed relationships! Author and relationship expert Maya Ezratti gave us her opinions on what’s wrong in Hollyweird romance lately.

by × October 29, 2013 ×

Entertainment, Featured, POP Profiles, POP Spotlight

POP INTERVIEW: Actress Tanna Frederick

POP INTERVIEW: Actress Tanna Frederick

Frederick is back as director Henry Jaglom’s source of on screen inspiration…

by × October 24, 2013 ×

Celebrities, Featured, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Allison Volk Breaks Free of “The Lone Ranger”

POP INTERVIEW: Allison Volk Breaks Free of “The Lone Ranger”

Allison Volk starred in Johnny Depp’s Disney summer film, The Lone Ranger. What’s next? Remodeling chairs, Shakespeare and more acting…

by × September 23, 2013 ×

Entertainment, POP Profiles, Sports

POP INTERVIEW: Alexis DeJoria, Professional Drag Racer

POP INTERVIEW: Alexis DeJoria, Professional Drag Racer

Alexis DeJoria is one lucky (and fast) girl. She is a professional drag racer driving the NHRA Funny Car on the circuit, head of her own Patrón Tequila drag racing crew, web radio host on RaceTalkRadio.com and wife to Jesse James.

by × September 20, 2013 ×

Entertainment, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Sharna Burgess of “Dancing with the Stars”

POP INTERVIEW: Sharna Burgess of “Dancing with the Stars”

Could hot Aussie newcomer Sharna Burgess be the next Julianne Hough? Maybe! On tonight’s season premiere of Dancing with the Stars, she will be paired up with a mystery celebrity…

by × September 16, 2013 ×

Celebrities, Entertainment, Featured, Movies, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: “Karate Kid” Sean Kanan Grows Up

POP INTERVIEW: “Karate Kid” Sean Kanan Grows Up

You seen him just about everywhere… now Sean Kanan is reinventing what it is to be a multi-talented entertainer.

by × September 9, 2013 ×

Celebrities, Featured, Music

WATCH: Richard Simmons Releases New Single And Music Video “Hair Do”

WATCH: Richard Simmons Releases New Single And Music Video “Hair Do”

Richard Simmons share a few thoughts with POP as his new single and music video “Hair Do” hits the web.

by × September 4, 2013 ×

Celebrities, Featured, Movies, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Adult Film Actor James Deen Goes Mainstream, Gets the Venice Film Festival Treatment with “The Canyons”

POP INTERVIEW: Adult Film Actor James Deen Goes Mainstream, Gets the Venice Film Festival Treatment with “The Canyons”

with the goal of brushing aside the typical line of questions, writer Nicole Russin offers up this Pop Interview with the polarizing man, who, like it or not, is remaking his career on his own terms.

by × August 30, 2013 ×

Broadway, Celebrities, Entertainment, Featured, POP Profiles, Television

POP INTERVIEW: Sheryl Lee Ralph of the Original “Dreamgirls”

POP INTERVIEW: Sheryl Lee Ralph of the Original “Dreamgirls”

Actress/singer Sheryl Lee Ralph’s star making Broadway role in Dreamgirls was perhaps a bit too close to home. In the musical, characters saw themselves being denied entertainment success because of racism, never a lack of talent. And when Ralph was a young star, this was what she dealt with: no […]

by × August 15, 2013 ×

Entertainment, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Tiffany Rothman on Being on Actress: Studying, Rejection and Literally, Drama

POP INTERVIEW: Tiffany Rothman on Being on Actress: Studying, Rejection and Literally, Drama

Stage actress Tiffany Rothman helps us learn what it is like being an actor before you hear your name announced at the Golden Globes.

by × August 9, 2013 ×

Entertainment, Featured, Movies, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: “Hello Herman” Director Michelle Danner

POP INTERVIEW: “Hello Herman” Director Michelle Danner

Acting coach Michelle Danner has worked with Zooey Deschanel, Penelope Cruz, Marcia Cross and James Franco. Somehow, she managed to fit in time to direct her second film, Hello Herman, now available online on iTunes and Netflix! The old method was you had a film released theatrically. You’re doing iTunes […]

by × August 6, 2013 ×

Celebrities, Entertainment, Featured, Music, POP Profiles

POP INTERVIEW: Gloria Loring: “Days” Actress Extraordinaire (AKA. Robin Thicke’s Mom!)

POP INTERVIEW: Gloria Loring: “Days” Actress Extraordinaire (AKA. Robin Thicke’s Mom!)

Her son, Robin, is riding the Top 40 with his summer hit, “Blurred Lines.” Before he ever joined up with Pharell, his mom ruled the soaps on Days of Our Lives during the 80’s.

by × August 5, 2013 ×