Chris Foran, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Chris Foran

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee, WI, United States

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Recent articles by Chris:

Is so-bad-it's-fun 'Cats' the next 'Rocky Horror'? A Milwaukee movie fan gets the Oriental Theatre to find out

Thanks to an online petition, one of the biggest movie flops of 2019 is coming back to the big screen, with the audience encouraged to talk back to it. → Read More

Country duo Sugarland is coming to the American Family Insurance Amphitheater (after Summerfest)

Sugarland, the country duo with Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush, will play at the American Family Insurance Amphitheater three weeks after Summerfest. → Read More

6 things you should be doing in Milwaukee this weekend, from Valentine's Day to Brewers' Arctic Tailgate

Psst: It's Valentine's Day. Follow your heart to some fun doings this weekend. → Read More

Spirit Awards: Willem Dafoe, 'Give Me Liberty' take home prizes at the indies' Oscars

The Spirit Awards, the independent film world's Oscars, gave Wisconsin cinema some love Saturday. → Read More

Report: A big-screen biography of Joseph McCarthy is in the works

Joseph McCarthy, the Wisconsin senator whose name became a synonym for witch hunts and demagoguery, may finally be ready for his closeup. → Read More

Production crew shoots scene for FX's 'Fargo' in downtown Milwaukee

State Street in downtown Milwaukee became a backlot Thursday morning. → Read More

5 things you should be doing in Milwaukee this weekend, from a brewery rummage sale to an Oscars party

How's your weekend looking? You can add a beer-flavored rummage sale, an Academy Awards party, a full-moon hike and more to the mix. → Read More

J.J. Watt passes the 'test' from Kyle Mooney in a promo for ex-Badger's 'Saturday Night Live' gig

The promo is the first on-screen taste of the Pewaukee native and former Badger's debut as host of the weekly sketch comedy show. → Read More

Milwaukee CBS affiliate WDJT-TV (Channel 58) is adding more news on weekend evenings

Owned by Weigel Broadcasting, Channel 58 is adding a half-hour Saturday and Sunday nights, and a full hour weekdays on its sister station. → Read More

Milwaukee's Jaida Essence Hall is a contestant on the new season of 'RuPaul's Drag Race'

Jaida Essence Hall is one of 13 contestants on the 12th season of the popular reality-competition show returning on VH1 Feb. 28. → Read More

'Irresistible': Everything we know so far about Jon Stewart's political comedy set in purple-state Wisconsin

How did Wisconsin's battleground status become fodder for a film opening in the summer movie season? Here's what we know so far about "Irresistible." → Read More

J.J. Watt and other 16 Wisconsinites to guest host or perform on 'Saturday Night Live'

J.J. Watt will host "Saturday Night Live" on Feb. 1, making him one of only a few Wisconsinites to appear on the popular late-night sketch comedy show. → Read More

The Dave Matthews Band will headline Milwaukee's Summerfest; it'll be his third stop in a year

The Dave Matthews Band will headline Summerfest's American Family Insurance Amphitheater July 2, the Milwaukee music festival announced Wednesday. → Read More

Yes, Nickelback's back, playing Milwaukee's American Family Insurance Amphitheater this summer

Former monster-hit mavens Nickelback announced a summer tour across North America to mark the 15th anniversary of the smash album "All the Right Reasons." → Read More

So it turns out Baby Yoda's a Packers fan. Help with a win over the 49ers, it could be.

Turns out even the hottest figure in pop culture is a Packers fan — if you can believe his boss, that is. → Read More

A crowdfunding campaign could make public a rare tape of the Packers' Super Bowl I victory

A pair of filmmakers have launched a Kickstarter campaign to finance a movie about a rare tape of Super Bowl I, and maybe get the tape out to the public. → Read More

6 things you should be doing in Milwaukee this King Day weekend, including Gallery Night

It's a busy January weekend in Milwaukee, starting with Gallery Night and the return of the Third Ward's ice bars. → Read More

Madison sports-talk host Mike Lucas is one of the hundreds laid off at iHeartMedia radio stations nationwide

Media giant iHeartMedia, which owns six radio stations in the Milwaukee area, reportedly laid off dozens nationwide this week in a restructuring. → Read More

Oscars: How you can watch this year's Academy Award-nominated movies

The Academy Award nominations are out, and for some movie fans, that means one thing: Like Pokemon, you gotta catch 'em all. → Read More

Oscar-winning screenwriter John Ridley will set a new Showtime series in Milwaukee

The Oscar-winning screenwriter from Mequon and co-founder of Milwaukee's No Studios, will write and direct a series for Showtime that will be set in Milwaukee. → Read More