While in New York Saturday I sat down with actor Chiwetel Ejiofor, to talk about “12 Years A Slave,” the upcoming film, based on Solomon Northrup’s frightening true story — a powerful movie already stirring tons of Oscar buzz.
When I asked the actor his thoughts about Chicago, he revealed, “actually it was the very first American city I ever visited. When I was about 14, I did a play in your city. We had something of an exchange between my school in London, and the Latin School of Chicago.
“We did a little switch, a bit of a turn-about. We performed ‘Never the Sinner,’ about the Leopold and Loeb murder case, and the Latin students did ‘The Importance of Being Earnest.”
“I loved it!”
With both prospects in the lineup Tuesday — plus Seth Jones, of course — the Hawks’ defense now actually bears a slight resemble to its post-rebuild form. Vlasic is expected to make roughly five more appearances before returning to Rockford for their playoff run.
The 86-year-old pope doesn’t have COVID-19, a spokesman said in a statement late Wednesday.
The team has a shot at .500 after going 74-88 last season.
The spray version of naloxone will be available for sale by late summer. Experts praised the move to make it more accessible as the national opioid crisis continues. But they are concerned the drug could be too expensive without a prescription.
Chef de cuisine Damarr Brown of Hyde Park’s Virtue Restaurant & Bar, is among the nominees in the category of emerging chef.