Posts tagged "melrose place"

Amy Locane Of “Melrose Place” Facing Charges For Vehicular Manslaughter

Amy Locane, who played Sandy—the Southern bartender trying to make it as an actress—in the first season of “Melrose Place,” appears to be following in the footsteps of another blond “Melrose” alum. Earlier this year, Heather Locklear was investigated for a hit-and-run, though the only victim in that incident was a speed limit sign. Locane’…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / June 29, 2010

Ashlee Simpson Wants To Add Fashion Designer To Her Resume Of Failures

So we already know the “Melrose Place” thing didn’t quite work out for Ashlee Simpson. But that clearly hasn’t kept her up at night worrying about future career plans. Because she’s going to be a designer! She’s a celebrity, are you really surprised? Right, so her new collection is supposed to be a “mix of…

By: Bianca Posterli / November 13, 2009

From “Melrose Place” Ashlee Simpson Should Move On To …

For those of you who’ve been watching the rebooted “Melrose Place,” you no doubt get a little giddy every time Ashlee Simpson-Wentz‘s character, Violet, appears onscreen. Violet is the daughter of the now-dead Sydney Andrews who’s majorly sketchy—on the last episode she seduced Sydney’s old lovah, Dr. Michael Mancini, and then gave him a heart…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 23, 2009

Heather Locklear Brings The Bitch Back To “Melrose Place”

Back in 1992, “Melrose Place” was a spin-off of “Beverly Hills, 90210” that was addictive and trashtastic, and yet no one was watching it. To boost ratings, creator Aaron Spelling brought in Heather Locklear from one of his other shows, “Dynasty.” After Locklear made her debut as Amanda Woodward, “Melrose Place” catapulted into must-see TV…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 23, 2009

Shun, Shag, Or Marry: The Men Of Our New Fave TV Shows

Now that the drought of summer TV is over, there is a new swarm of drool-worthy actors on the small screen. No matter what your type is, there is a show specifically catering to your needs. “Melrose Place” boasts a cast of sketchy brooding dudes, but are they worth killing for? Equally brooding but more…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 17, 2009

Moving Into “Melrose Place”

I didn’t need a crystal ball to predict that the CW’s updated version of “Melrose Place” was going to be kind of awesome. It seemed like Laura Leighton, aka Sydney, was going to be the major player on the show—she was sprawled out in a chaise lounge in the center of the show’s cast…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 9, 2009

Remote Control: “Melrose Place!” “Glee!” “The Vampire Diaries!” This Week Is A TV Bonanza!

Alright, people. Get your couch cushions fluffed, your pillows prepared, and set a stack of menus by your phone, because you’ll want to call in delivery. This is one of the biggest TV weeks of the year, with oodles of new shows and season premieres of the ones that already have their crafty hooks i…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 8, 2009

Quickies!: Natasha Richardson’s Cause Of Death Revealed

The New York City medical examiner has ruled Natasha Richardson’s death an accident. The report said she died from blunt impact trauma to the head, which caused internal brain bleeding. It’s so scary that something like this can happen and you don’t realize you’re seriously injured until it’s too late. [People]
Russell Brand definitely know…

By: Annika Harris / March 19, 2009

Ashlee Simpson On “Melrose Place”?! Discuss!

As if news of a rebooted “Melrose Place” weren’t bad enough, Michael Ausiello of Entertainment Weekly is reporting that Ashlee Simpson has been cast in this epic s**tshow. According to The Aus, Simpson is slated to play country bumpkin Violet, “a character whose disarming naiveté masks the calculating, shrewd sex kitten within.” In plain talk,…

By: Lauren Gitlin / March 9, 2009

Who Should Star On The New “Melrose Place”?

We were loyal fans of the sexy nighttime soap opera, “Melrose Place,” so we are so excited it’s getting a facelift and coming back to television. However, after the hack job they did on the new “90210”, we are very afraid about what the CW network might do to the other delicious Aaron Spelling drama!

By: Simcha / October 29, 2008

Flashback: Kimberly Rips Off Her Wig On Melrose Place

Before she was Bree on “Desperate Housewives” Marcia Cross was the infamous Dr. Kimberly Shaw on Melrose Place. Bitch was over-the-top psycho and the world loved it. Enjoy her most infamous scene, above.

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 5, 2008

Romance On TV: Being Gay Is So Not Cool On The Upper East Side

Gossip Girl delved into major Melrose Place territory when (SPOILER ALERT!!!) it was revealed, kind of, sort of, that Serena may have killed someone and that’s what evil Georgina is holding over her head. Whatever. The reason to watch last night was to finally see, once and for all, which character was going…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 6, 2008

The Daily Hotness: Andrew Shue

Andrew Shue — ‘member him? The resident Melrose Place hottie, founder of early 90’s non-profit Do Something, brother of actress Elizabeth Shue? Well, he was back on TV this week, looking finer than a grain of California sand, campaigning for Barack Obama. Shue isn’t just another actor throwing his two cents into the political ring…

By: Simcha / February 6, 2008