Daily Archives: January 21, 2012

Saturday TV: Rob Lowe in Mustache, ‘Bayou Billionaires’

Almost quarterly, you can count on a juicy, torn-from-the-headlines TV movie peopled by favorites from other shows, thoroughly enjoying doing something different. The star tonight is Rob Lowe, who takes on the big, off-putting title character of “Drew Peterson: Untouchable” (Lifetime, 9 p.m.) as the Illinois sheriff who was suspected in the killing of his […]

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A Bad Week for R&B

I’m almost starting to believe those crass predictions on celebrity deaths. After the passing of two significant R&B figures earlier in the week, by both Jimmy Castor and Johnny Otis, came sad news of the third, the R&B queen Etta James. Castor, who died Monday in in Henderson, Nev., at 71, was most widely known […]

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