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‘Anne of Green Gables’ Actor Jonathan Crombie Who Played Gilbert Blythe Dies At Age 48

The Canadian actor who played Gilbert Blythe on the PBS hit mini-series Anne of Green Gables, died Saturday morning at the age of 48 from a brain hemorrhage.

Many of us from Generation X to the older Millenials, grew up watching and adoring his character in this beloved series and he was definitely…

By: Katrin Higher / April 19, 2015

I’m Seriously Obsessed With This Anne Of Green Gables-Inspired Wedding Photo Shoot

Anne of Green Gables remains one of my favorite books of all time (I love the entire L.M. Montgomery series, though I wish Anne-with-an-E didn’t end up being saddled with quite so many children, but I digress) and growing up, I watched the PBS movie adaptation more times than I could possibly count. My best…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 1, 2014

5 Suggested Story Lines For The New Anne Of Green Gables

So, by now you’ve probably seen the travesty that is this updated Anne of Green Gables cover (that’s it above, no joke). Apparently Anne as an awkward, freckled redhead is out; Anne as a hot, blonde, busty bombshell with bedroom eyes is in. If you’ve read the books, you know this ridiculous makeover actually renders most…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 8, 2013

12 Reasons No Man Will Ever Live Up To Gilbert Blythe From “Anne Of Green Gables”

Do you remember being 10 years old, reading or watching “Anne of Green Gables” for the first time, and trying to figure out which of the boys in your class was destined to be your Gilbert Blythe? And then experiencing your first taste of romantic disappointment upon realizing that the Teva-wearing, “Rocko’s Modern Life”-watching squirts who surrounded…

By: Chiara Atik / June 14, 2012

Anne Shirley Said It Best

One of our favorite books growing up — oh, heck, it’s still on our bookshelf — is L.M. Montgomery’s Anne Of Green Gables. Anne Shirley, the spunky and idealistic orphan with red braids, is an eternal kindred spirit for every Frisky gal. “Tomorrow is a new day, with no mistakes in it” is one of…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 1, 2011

Quotable: Christina Hendricks On How She Got Her Signature Red Hair

“I was obsessed with the Canadian novel ‘Anne of Green Gables.’ So my mother said, ‘Let’s just go to the drugstore and get one of those cover-the-gray rinses!’ My hair was very blond at the time, but it went carrot red. And I was over the moon.”– Christina Hendricks on going red — it’s hard…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 2, 2010

Quickies!: Whitney Port Scores Her Own Show, Vows To End Every Word With A “G” Sound

OMFG, Whitney Port will have her own series on MTV starting in early 2009. She’s always been our favorite, and we’re scared that having her own show is going to ruin her! [E Online]
Despite Republican Vice Presidential nominee Sarah Palin’s views on homosexuality, John McCain’s chief of staff, Mark Buse, is openly gay. [The

By: Annika Harris / September 22, 2008

A Tribute To Anne With An “E”

One of my fondest memories from my youth is reading Anne of Green Gables and watching the PBS movie version with my childhood best friend Meika over and over and over again. In April, Lucy Maud Montgomery’s book celebrates its 100th Anniversary and women who have read the book over the last century will not…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 31, 2008