09:05 PM EDT 10/21/2013
Originally posted 02/21/2012 11:00AM
For nine seasons, Top Chef fans have known Gail Simmons to be a thoughtful and incisive judge, a dessert enthusiast (she does host Top Chef: Just Desserts, after all) and a friendly, familiar face.
But for Simmons, being a TV personality was never in the cards. In fact, after graduating from college in Montreal, neither was a career in food – initially.
In her new book, Talking with My Mouth Full: My Life as a Professional Eater, Simmons shares "the story of my life – so far – and the mentors and the adventures I've had along the way," as she tells it in her warm, conversational voice.
Originally posted 04/01/2004 01:50PM
In his first interview since pleading guilty to a misdemeanor charge of possession of obscene material, actor Paul Reubens is hoping to clear his name with a new interview in Entertainment Weekly.
Originally posted 03/19/2004 10:00AM
Paul Reubens -- best known as onetime TV character Pee-wee Herman -- pleaded guilty on Friday to an obscenity charge as part of a settlement in a child pornography case.
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