entertainment http://kgou.org en Jimmy Fallon, 'Your Host ... For Now,' Takes Over 'Tonight' http://kgou.org/post/jimmy-fallon-your-host-now-takes-over-tonight The new guy's getting pretty good reviews.<p>Jimmy Fallon took over NBC's <a href="http://www.nbc.com/the-tonight-show" target="_blank"><em>The Tonight Show</em></a> on Monday night, saying he just wants "to do the best I can ... make you laugh and put a smile on your face."<p>I'm "your host ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:56:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 23489 at http://kgou.org Jimmy Fallon, 'Your Host ... For Now,' Takes Over 'Tonight' Shirley Temple Dies; Childhood Movie Star Became Diplomat http://kgou.org/post/shirley-temple-dies-childhood-movie-star-became-diplomat Shirley Temple, who charmed the nation as a child movie star in the 1930s and went on to become one of the nation's diplomats in posts that included ambassador to Czechoslovakia during the Cold War, has died.<p>She was 85.<p><a href="http://bigstory.ap.org/article/shirley-temple-iconic-child-star-dies-85" target="_blank">The Associated Press writes</a> that publicist Cheryl Kagan says the actress, known as Shirley Temple Black in her private life, died late Monday evening at her home near San Francisco. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 11:59:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 23010 at http://kgou.org Shirley Temple Dies; Childhood Movie Star Became Diplomat Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week: Father’s Day (Weekend) Adventures http://kgou.org/post/entertaining-hours-your-week-father-s-day-weekend-adventures <p>Father’s Day is Sunday. You knew that, right? What you may not have determined is what to do for dear ol' Dad… Pops.... Papa or better yet, what to do <em>with</em> that first, special man in a child’s life.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 12:26:46 +0000 Jim Johnson 7739 at http://kgou.org Entertaining The Hours Of Your Week: Father’s Day (Weekend) Adventures Addiction, Relationships Focus Of New Movie http://kgou.org/post/addiction-relationships-focus-new-movie <p>A new film from the Oklahoma City metro’s Fall Films dealing with addiction and its affect on relationships premieres Saturday at <a href="http://cityartscenter.org">Oklahoma Contemporary</a>.</p><p><em><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJzfNgkNsY0">Tarsus</a></em> features the group of young actors that have been a part of other Fall Films productions, including Danny Marroquin and Rebecca Cox.</p><p>Marroquin plays struggling crack and cocaine addict Johnny McGuire who meets up with Cox’s character, Patricia Peters, at a Narcotics Anonymous meeting.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 6958 at http://kgou.org Addiction, Relationships Focus Of New Movie OKPOP Museum Plans to Save Bob Wills' Legacy http://kgou.org/post/okpop-museum-plans-save-bob-wills-legacy <p></p><p>Like many states, Oklahoma has provided the world of popular culture with lots of talent. From Bob Wills to Garth Brooks, Kristin Chenoweth to Leon Russell, and Will Rogers to Ron Howard.</p><p>But when it comes to the cultural legacy of those in this list and others, they currently have no home.</p><p>The proposed <a href="http://projectokpop.com">OKPOP museum</a>, planned for construction near downtown Tulsa, would connect popular culture with Oklahoma roots to the state’s broader history and place in the world.</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 11:37:14 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 3589 at http://kgou.org OKPOP Museum Plans to Save Bob Wills' Legacy Trio of OKC Theater Companies Takes Cooperation Earnestly http://kgou.org/post/trio-okc-theater-companies-takes-cooperation-earnestly <p></p><p>Three Oklahoma City theater groups are joining together for a production of <em>The Importance of Being Earnest</em> by Oscar Wilde.</p><p>The leaders of City Rep, Oklahoma City University’s School of Theater and Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park have combined their resources to bring the classic play to <a href="https://secure.okcu.edu/ticketoffice/?id=111">OCU’s Burg Theater April 5-14</a>.</p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 16:56:24 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 3315 at http://kgou.org Trio of OKC Theater Companies Takes Cooperation Earnestly