11:25 AM EDT 03/04/2015
Originally posted 02/18/2015 08:55PM
Courtney Love is known for being an iconic rock 'n' roll diva – and now she's playing one on TV!
With her current guest star role as rocker Elle Dallas on Fox's Empire, Love – who got a Golden Globe nomination for her role in 1996's The People vs. Larry Flynt – is cementing her return to acting that began with a recurring role on Sons of Anarchy last year and a stage production in New York that ran through January.
Now, the Hole front woman, 50, talks to PEOPLE about returning to the profession, why she left it in the first place, and how her role on Empire is actually a new challenge for her.
Originally posted 02/12/2015 07:15AM
The client roster of misfit toys belonging to Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) has grown ever larger.
In "Out, Damned Spot," we meet Elle Dallas (Courtney Love), a has-been whom Anika (Grace Gealey) is keen to drop from Empire entirely. Partly to annoy Anika, but mainly to restore Elle to her status as a hit-maker due to the influence she had on Cookie during the early years of Elle's career, Cookie takes her on as a client.
Originally posted 01/28/2015 07:35PM
Courtney Love's latest gig has her rocking more than her usual guitar.
The Hole frontwoman is headed to Fox's Empire – and PEOPLE has an exclusive first look at her bedazzled appearance on the new hit show.
Empire stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson as the patriarch and matriarch behind a a successful record label. And Love, 50, will have a recurring role on the series as "a hard rock powerhouse, who is part of Empire Entertainment’s stable of artists," according to FOX.
Originally posted 01/25/2015 04:20PM
With Sundance weekend officially in full swing, Hollywood's biggest names continued to invade beautiful Park City, Utah, hitting up gift suites, tucking into multi-course meals and pal-ing around at premieres and parties.
Originally posted 01/24/2015 08:25PM
Frances Bean Cobain and her mother Courtney Love have had a tumultuous relationship over the years, but a recent project has helped them grow closer.
Originally posted 01/06/2015 05:10PM
Rocker chick, rebel – a lot of titles come to mind when thinking of Courtney Love, but musical theater star isn't one of them. At least not yet!
Originally posted 09/09/2014 07:00PM
To call Courtney Love's long-term relationship with daughter Frances Bean Cobain "rocky" would be an understatement.
Originally posted 08/27/2014 02:30PM
The chickens are finally coming home to roost on Sons of Anarchy.
In this exclusive trailer for the FX motorcycle drama that will kick off its seventh and final season next month, SAMCRO President Jax Teller (Charlie Hunnam) growls that he's already lost his wife, Tara, and "he's not going to lose his club, too."
As has been the case for every jaw-dropping season of the outlaw biker series, it appears that heads will surely roll as Jax seeks vengeance for the violent stabbing death of his wife in the season 6 finale.
Originally posted 07/09/2014 03:25PM
Courtney Love is celebrating her 50th birthday in style – by joining the hit show Sons of Anarchy for its final season.
The rocker confirmed the news in a blog for xoJane, listing her role on the FX series as one of 50 obsessions she can't live without on her 50th birthday.
"Acting, acting, acting. Including my newest role on Sons of Anarchy!" she wrote for number 16.
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