Chris Foran, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Chris Foran

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee, WI, United States

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Recent:
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Past:
  • USA TODAY
  • Post-Crescent Media
  • Indianapolis Star
  • Fond du Lac Reporter

Recent articles by Chris:

The 2021 Milwaukee Film Festival will move to spring, and it will stay online

The 2021 Milwaukee Film Festival will be earlier than normal. And, like the 2020 festival, largely online. → Read More

Killing of Milwaukee jazz musician, boy's disappearance after trip to Wisconsin Dells are focus of true-crime shows

Two Wisconsin true-crime tales get their close-up on cable television this week. → Read More

Where you can see Christmas movies on the big screen in Milwaukee, from 'Elf' to 'It's a Wonderful Life'

The blockbusters may not be under the tree this season, but Milwaukee's movie theaters are stuffing stockings with the usual bounty of Christmas movies. → Read More

Christmas movie guide: Where and when you can find holiday shows, from Hallmark movies to 'It's a Wonderful Life'

From Thanksgiving to New Year's, TV outlets try to outdo each other with holly-jolly holiday fare. Here's when and where they're on. → Read More

'I wrote this for Wisconsin': Filmmaker finds homegrown inspiration for her new road comedy

Actor-turned-director Ryann Liebl draws from her Wisconsin roots for her first feature, "Mags and Julie Go on a Road Trip." → Read More

WISN-TV morning co-anchor Sheldon Dutes is leaving for a job in Orlando, his hometown

Dutes, who joined Milwaukee's ABC affiliate as a reporter and anchor in 2015, is going back home to Florida. → Read More

'The next greatest generation': Documentary on young caregivers, 'Sky Blossom,' showing for free on Veterans Day

"Sky Blossom: Diaries of the Next Greatest Generation," which tells the stories of young people taking care of family with disabilities, is getting a free screening in select theaters Nov. 11, including one in Wisconsin. → Read More

Layoffs at iHeartMedia radio stations in Milwaukee include WMIL-FM's Kerry Wolfe

The operator of the nation's largest string of radio stations has been rolling out layoffs across the country as part of a companywide restructuring. → Read More

Computer errors, recalls and recounts: 5 recent times Wisconsin's elections were full of drama

When it comes to statewide elections, Wisconsin is all about the drama. Here are five examples from just the past decade. → Read More

WLDB-FM (93.3) is the first Milwaukee radio station to switch to all-Christmas music, again. Yes, on Nov. 5.

Christmas came really early to Milwaukee radio. Nearly two weeks earlier than last year, adult-contemporary station WLDB flipped the Yule switch Nov. 5. → Read More

'Cheeseheads are officially blue Cheeseheads': Stephen Colbert weighs in on Wisconsin being called for Biden

CBS' "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert gave a shoutout to Wisconsin's role in the 2020 presidential election. → Read More

The Milwaukee Film Festival draws more than 66,000 'moviegoers' for 2020's all-online festival

The 15-day film festival went virtual because of the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

'It's as if this election is about 2020': NBC's Lester Holt brings 'Nightly News' to Milwaukee, other battlegrounds

'NBC Nightly News' anchor Lester Holt meant to come to Milwaukee sooner, but 2020's endless run of big stories got in the way. → Read More

From Hoover to Trump, Wisconsin has been a crucial last-minute stop for presidential candidates (and Springsteen)

In the past 22 presidential elections, more than half of the major parties' candidates stumped in Wisconsin during the final month of the campaign. → Read More

This movie, apparently, is Wisconsin's 'favorite' horror movie

Wisconsin's favorite horror movie? It's probably not what you think (possibly because you might not have heard of it). → Read More

Milwaukee's WDJT-TV (Channel 58) adds Darius Joshua as sports reporter/anchor

Milwaukee's CBS affiliate's latest hire comes from WSYR-TV in Syracuse, New York. → Read More

'Tell their stories': 'Latino Wisconsin' documentary is making its debut on Milwaukee PBS

How do you tell the story of Latinos in Wisconsin? For Georgia Pabst, the answer was to have Latinos "tell their stories." → Read More

23 movies you should check out at the all-online 2020 Milwaukee Film Festival, and how you can watch them

Here's a guide to what's new, what's familiar, what to watch and how to watch it at this year's Milwaukee Film Festival. → Read More

Entercom replaces The Fan with hip-hop/R&B at 105.7 FM in Milwaukee; sports-talk format to continue on AM dial

Radio conglomerate Entercom flipped its FM sports station The Fan to a hip-hop/R&B format Monday afternoon, branding the new station Hot 105.7. → Read More

Report: Netflix series to tell the story of Milwaukee serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer from his victims' point of view

Industry site Deadline.com reported that "Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story" is expected to start production in January. → Read More