Christie D'Zurilla, chicagotribune.com

Christie D'Zurilla

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Southern California, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • chicagotribune.com
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Orlando Sentinel
Past:
  • The Union-Tribune
  • Sun Sentinel
  • The Morning Call
  • The Baltimore Sun
  • Hartford Courant

Recent articles by Christie:

K-pop sensation BTS gets artsy with new ‘Black Swan’ video

Seven members of Slovenia's MN Dance Company are the video's stars, while the seven BTS members' Auto-tuned voices carry the song. → Read More

K-pop sensation BTS gets artsy with new 'Black Swan' video

Korean pop stars BTS have delivered a new single, "Black Swan," with a video that stars seven contemporary dancers — and none of the group's members. → Read More

Demi Lovato will sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl. Is that really a good idea?

Singing the national anthem is fraught with peril. But Demi Lovato will tackle it at the Super Bowl as she bounces back from a 2018 overdose. Is that wise? → Read More

'Parasite' Oscar nominations: Why everyone's raving about the film

Bong Joon Ho's "Parasite" is a hit film beloved by critics and audiences alike. Here's a guide to why everyone is raving about the South Korean thriller. → Read More

Yes, Megyn Kelly has seen ‘Bombshell.’ Now she’s revealing what she thought

Kelly is portrayed in "Bombshell" by Charlize Theron, who said she didn't talk with the anchor before doing the film because she thought it would put too much pressure on both of them. → Read More

Yes, Megyn Kelly has seen 'Bombshell.' Now she's ready to talk

Megyn Kelly and other women who faced sexual harassment at Fox News got together to watch the new film "Bombshell." Here's what they had to say about it. → Read More

Jillian Michaels loves Lizzo’s music, but doesn’t get why we celebrate her body

The fitness trainer and former "Biggest Loser" coach didn't specifically go after Lizzo. She simply responded to a question about the singer from the interviewer on BuzzFeed's "AM to DM" show on Wednesday. → Read More

Jillian Michaels loves Lizzo's music. Her body? Not as much

Trainer Jillian Michaels is being slammed for asking why we celebrate Lizzo's body as much as her music. "It isn't going to be awesome if she gets diabetes." → Read More

'Hustlers' inspiration sues Jennifer Lopez's company for $40 million

Samantha Barbash, the woman whose story inspired Jennifer Lopez's character in "Hustlers," is suing the Golden Globes nominee's company for $40 million. → Read More

A ‘Bachelor’ contestant won big at fantasy football. Now there’s a cheating probe

After her win, players and fantasy league insiders analyzed the couple's many rosters and found no duplication, which they took as a clear sign that the spouses had colluded in their picks. That would be a violation of rules against coordinated play. → Read More

A 'Bachelor' alum's fantasy football win sparks an investigation

Jade Roper Tolbert jumped on her husband Tanner's fantasy football bandwagon — and won $1 million. Now other players are saying the couple colluded. → Read More

Jon M. Chu has the sweetest reaction to Awkwafina's Globe win

Jon M. Chu says his daughter had a "look of pure admiration for the woman on the screen that looks like her" as they cheered Awkwafina's Golden Globes win. → Read More

Patricia Arquette whacked costar Joey King in the head with her Golden Globe

Nothing says "I love you, buddy" like getting slammed in the forehead by your costar's shiny new Golden Globe. Just ask Joey King. → Read More

'Project Runway' contestant shades Karlie Kloss' ties to Kushners

Tyler Neasloney was booted from "Project Runway" after offering host Karlie Kloss a "bougie" outfit he could see her wearing "to dinner with the Kushners." → Read More

Sharon Stone in disbelief after dating app Bumble blocks her

Sharon Stone on a dating app? As if that would ever happen! But it did happen — at least until Bumble users reported the actress' account as a fake. Oops. → Read More

National Enquirer film makes us wonder: How do tabloids survive?

Tabloids' stories are sketchy and their circulation has tanked — so how do they continue to survive at grocery checkouts nationwide? → Read More

Bill Cosby's rep calls Eddie Murphy a 'Hollywood Slave' after SNL joke

After Eddie Murphy's dig at Bill Cosby's expense during his "Saturday Night Live” monologue, Cosby's rep slams Murphy as a "Hollywood slave" — and worse. → Read More

Danny Aiello, Oscar nominee for 'Do the Right Thing,' dies at 86

Danny Aiello, a beloved character actor best known for 'Do the Right Thing,' 'Moonstruck' and 'The Godfather: Part II,' has died at 86 → Read More

Juice Wrld's mom speaks out: 'Addiction knows no boundaries'

Juice Wrld's mother says the hip-hop artist's whole family wanted "more than anything" to see him beat his drug addiction. He died Sunday at 21. → Read More

Of course Lizzo is Time’s Entertainer of the Year. You expected someone else?

Lizzo, who's toting eight shiny Grammy nominations with her as she heads into 2020, is Time's 2019 Entertainer of the Year. → Read More