ARCHIVED NEWS 2011
happy birthday jennifer. 19 Dec 11.
Jennifer turns 48 today. Happy Birthday Jennifer !! Wishing you much continued success and happiness.
• castle. 12 Dec 11.
Jennifer will join the cast of the ABC drama Castle for two episodes in February. She will play Sophia Conrad, a smart, commanding and CIA operative.
Sophia joins Castle (Nathan Fillion) and Beckett (Stana Katic) in the search for a fellow CIA agent who has gone rogue and is now the key suspect in Castle and Beckett’s murder case. But Beckett soon becomes distracted by the fact that Castle and Sophia have quite a complicated history. More on TvGuide.com
• the l word complete series dvd. 30 Nov 11.
The L Word series collectible dvd is out now. The 25-disc set includes all six seasons, many extras and a brand-new cast reunion interview featuring Jennifer Beals, Laurel Holloman, Leisha Hailey, Kate Moennig, Erin Daniels, Eric Mabius, Marlee Matlin and show creator Ilene Chaiken.
To purchase the dvd on Amazon, click here
To watch the reunion special, click image below
• Visionary Awards 2011. 30 Nov 11.
Pam Grier was awarded with this year's Visionary Awards benefiting the Entertainment AIDS Alliance on Monday, Nov. 14, 2011
Jennifer presented Pam with the Award.
The Visionary Awards annually draws the entertainment leaders and innovators whose support has made EAA the Industry’s most active and longstanding non-profit organization dedicated to AIDS research, prevention and services.
For pictures of this event, click on the image below
• Komen For The Cure Honoring The Promise. 28 Oct 11.
Jennifer attended this evening the Susan G. Komen for the Cure’s Honoring the Promise benefit held at the Kennedy Center in Washington. Honoring the Promise celebrates and recognizes global leaders and supporters in their fight against breast cancer.
Jennifer presented the Advocacy Distinction Award to Ellen Sigal, founder of Friends of Cancer Research. More than $2 million were raised at the Gala.
Update: Interview Jennifer Beals Honors The Promise, Talks Prevention
Video of Jennifer talking about Halloween
• sappho cosmetics launch in london. 27 Oct 11.
Yesterday Jennifer Beals along with Rachel Shelley (The L Word) attended the Sappho cosmetics launch at The Gallery Soho in London.
Sappho cosmetics are chemical free cosmetics. One of its products, Jennifer Liquid Foundaton is named after Jennifer.
Pictures from the event in our gallery
• 10th Annual Bear to Make a Difference Gala. 15 Oct 11.
Jennifer was honored with this year's Mathew Shepard Foundation 2011 Making a Difference Award. The Award recognizes individuals and organizations for their unwavering and long standing leadership in working towards a world free of hate. Jennifer gave a poignant speech about the Foundation, her role on The L Word and her L Word Book.
Check out our pictures in the gallery and video from the Gala.
The transcript can be read here
• a night for dying tigers on netflix. 02 Oct 11.
A Night For Dying Tigers is available now in the US for streaming on Netflix
• I Migliori Anni. 16 Sept 11.
Jennifer was tonight on the Italian tv program I Migliori Anni. It was a great interview and she also joined on stage Michael Sembello, the singer of the hit song Maniac from the Flashdance soundtrack. Watch the full interview below
• I Migliori Anni. 14 Sept 11.
Attention Italian fans, Jennifer Beals will be a guest on I Migliori Anni on Rai Uno this Friday. It's the new season for this variety show consisting of a contest with the participation of musicians singing songs from past decades and talk about events with guests celebrities from that era.
More information from tvblog.it
The show airs on Rai Uno Friday 16th at 21:10 pm (Italian time)
Official website of I Migliori Anni
• Susan G. Komen Honoring the Promise gala. 13 Sept 11.
The Washington Examiner names Jennifer as one of the presenters on this year's 'Susan G. Komen Honoring the Promise gala' which will take place in Washington on October 28th.
Susan G. Komen For The Cure is a breast cancer foundation.
For more information on this event and to purchase tickets, click here
• the l word complete series dvd. 30 Aug 11.
The L Word - The Complete Series is coming to DVD on November 22nd. It includes all episodes, new packaging and a bonus reunion.
More information on TVShowsOnDVD.com
Update: The DVD is already available for pre-order through Amazon.com
10th Annual Bear to Make a Difference Gala. 19 Aug 11.
The Matthew Shepard Foundation will honour this year Jennifer with the Making a Difference Award. The Gala will be held at the Denver Center of Performing Arts Complex on October 15th. For more information visit the event page.
• a night for dying tigers dvd news 15 Aug11.
A New Zealand dvd distributor has the 2010 indie film A Night For Dying Tigers on dvd release for Feb 15th 2012.
It can be pre-ordered through Vendettafilms.co.nz They take international orders too.
No news yet on a release in other countries though but hopefully soon.
• Jesse Eisenberg's offer to Jennifer Beals. 12 Aug 11.
The Chicago Tribune posted today an interview with actor Jesse Eisenberg who worked together with Jennifer in the 2002 film Roger Dodger. He talks about an offer he made to Jennifer. Read the whole story here
• the l word dvd box set.02 August 11.
Showtime is releasing in November a new L Word dvd box set. Yesterday Jennifer, Laurel, Kate, Leisha, Erin, Eric and Marlee shoot a reunion special for the dvd.
• the night before the night before christmas dvd release. 30 July 11.
Hallmark Channel's "The Night Before The Night Before Christmas" will be released on dvd in the US on October 11th.
Check out the Hallmark Channel website for photos and behind the scenes clips.
• Jennifer and the dalai lama. 17 July 11.
This afternoon Jennifer attended the Dalai Lama's public talks and panel discussions 'Bridging the Faith Divide' at the University of
Illinois in Chicago.
Jennifer gave an inspiring speech introducing the InterFaith ARTreach Collaboration and talked about bridging the faith divide through art. A transcript of Jennifer's speech can be read here.
She also received from the Dalai Lama a blessed white scarf. Read this article published on dalailama.com.
Tomorrow the Dalai Lama will be at the Harris Theater in Chicago from 9:30 am for a Panel Discussion, Building Bridges: 'Religious Leaders in Conversation with the Dalai Lama'
Watch the video below for this afternoon's event:
• Jennifer speaks on Buddhism. 12 July 11.
Jennifer talks to Pioneer Press about Buddhism and the Dalai Lama.
This weekend starts the Dalai Lama's visit to Chicago and Jennifer is being involved with the upcoming visit. Read the interview here
iClips, an online streaming video service, will stream the Dalai Lama’s lectures http://iclips.net/watch/dalai-lama-public-talk
For more information about the Dalai Lama's visit to Chicago: http://www.dalailamachicago.com/
• The examiner interview. 01 July 11.
Jennifer talks about her career on this new interview for the Examiner. Read it here
• daily mail interview. 25 June 11.
New Jennifer interview for UK newspaper Daily Mail. Read it here
• nhl awards. 23 June 11.
Jennifer Beals and Jason Reitman presented the Hart Memorial Award to Corey Perry of the Anaheim Ducks yesterday at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas. Check out our gallery for the latest pictures of the event and the clip below
• nhl awards. 20 June 11.
Jennifer will be among the presenters at the 2011 NHL Awards Show this Wednesday in Las Vegas. More information
• emmy magazine. 07 June 11.
Jennifer is on the June edition of Emmy Magazine.
Read her interview here
• the chicago code in Australia. 05 June 11.
The Chicago Code will premiere in Australia on Fox 8 on June 22nd
• Rahm Emanuel’s inauguration. 17 May 11.
Jennifer was at yesterday's inauguration of Rahm Emanuel as Mayor of Chicago.
From Suntimes: 'Among those watching Monday was actress Jennifer Beals, who plays a maverick honest police superintendent taking on a corrupt Chicago alderman in the Chicago Code series Fox just cancelled.
“I found it so exciting,” Beal said “It’s so important to bring everybody together toward a common goal. I think it’s an exciting time for Chicago as we go into a new era.”
Will Emanuel professionalize city government to a level that shows about “Chicago corruption” are pase?
Beals laughed: “From your mouth to God’s ear.”'
• Pablove Shutterbugs. 16 May 11.
Jennifer donated one of her photographs taken in Sri Lanka to the Pablove Shutterbugs Show auction held last Saturday at the Kopeikin Gallery in LA.
Pablove Shutterbugs teaches children living with cancer to express and develop their creative voices through the art of photography.
More on the show on the Huffington Post
• make it better interview. 16 May 11.
Another interview published today for Make It Better magazine.
• Io donna interview. 16 May 11.
Jennifer is interviewed on Italian Magazine Io Donna.
• windy city media group interview. 11 May 11.
Jennifer and Tim Boyd, the President of the Theosophical Society, are interviewed by Windy City QueerCast. Jennifer talks about her involvement as the spokesperson for the upcoming visits of the Dalai Lama to Chicago. Listen to the audio interview here
• the chicago code canceled. 11 May 11.
Sadly Fox has decided to cancel The Chicago Code just after one season due to weak ratings and to make room for new shows.
Creator Shawn Ryan said: "Fox suits loved the show, but have a business to run".
The last two episodes will air as planned on Fox. Read more.
Shawn Ryan's interview after he learnt about the cancellation of his show can be read on TheDailyBeast.com
• jennifer on elizabeth berkley. 11 May 11.
Jennifer's good friend, Elizabeth Berkley, has written a book for girls, a self esteem guide for teenagers and has become a best seller, the book is called Ask Elizabeth.
Jennifer talks about Elizabeth on this article on The Chicago Tribune
• the chicago code. 9 May 11.
• Jennifer on fox chicago and on wciu's 'you and me this morning' . 05 May 11.
Jennifer visits Chicago's talk show 'You And Me This Morning' and Fox Chicago to talk about the Dalai Lama's visit.
• the roe conn show show. 03 May 11.
Jennifer had another interview today on the Roe Conn show on WLS. The podcast is avaiable here
• wgn john williams' radio show. 03 May 11.
Jennifer was on the radio studio today talking about the Dalai Dama and The Chicago Code. Listen to the Podcast here. Video podcast below:
• Jennifer promotes Dalai Lama's visit. 03 May 11.
Jennifer was this morning at ABC's studio talking about the Dalai Lama's visit next July to Chicago and her involment on the event. The Dalai Lama will be in Chicago on July 17th and 18th at the UIC Pavilion and Harris Theatre. Read the full story
• tv and satellite magazine. 03 May 11.
Jennifer is on this week's UK's TV & Satellite magazine, talking about The Chicago Code. Click here to read it
• The chicago code on uk tv. 02 May 11.
The Chicago Code premiers in the UK on May 12th on Sky1 at 9 pm.
Check out Jennifer's interview for Sky Magazine:
• extra at the grove. 22 April 11.
• jennifer's quotes. 20 April 11.
We've created a new section on the site where you can read some of Jennifer's more insightful and inspirational quotes. Check it out
• tod's boutique re-opening. 20 April 11.
Jennifer attended last week the re-opening of Tod's Boutique in Chicago. Check out our gallery for a few pictures of the event.
• Q Radio. 18 April 11.
Watch the video of Jennifer's radio interview on Q with Jian Ghomeshi from last February
• mancow radio show. 18 April 11.
Jennifer was interviewed this morning on the Mancow Radio Show.
Listen to her interview here
• 50 most beautiful people. 15 April 11.
Jennifer is among this year's People Magazine 50 most beautiful people.
This is the second time Jennifer has been listed, 2004 was the first time.
On the article, Jennifer talks on how she keeps fit and gives some beautiy tips.
Click image on the left to read the article on this year's list
• good day chicago. 11 April 11.
Jennifer was this morning on Good Day Chicago promoting The Chicago Code. Watch her interview below
• earth day tips. 04 April 11.
Jennifer gives some tips on recycling. Earth Day is celebrated on April 22nd
• chatelaine interview. 02 April 11.
Jennifer was interviewed by Chatelaine Magazine last February, check out the video interview below
• Queen to play. 31 March 11.
Queen To Play (Joueuse) the French film with Jennifer and Kevin Kline, opens tomorrow April 1st in theatres in the US.
For playdates and location, trailer and information, click on the following link Queen To Play
• american idol. 24 March 11.
Last night Jennifer was among the audience on American Idol.
Check out our gallery for some backstage and audience pictures and watch the clip below shown on tv.
• associated press. 21 March 11.
Jennifer channels Beyonce on the set of The Chicago Code, watch the interview below
• rachael ray show. 21 March 11.
Watch Jennifer's interview on today's Rachael Ray show
Below is clip of Jennifer backstage and she reveals three things we don't know about her...
• The badge becomes her honor 'Code'. 21 March 11.
A new interview and article from The Chicago Tribune
• sirius xm radio interviews. 20 March 11.
Jennifer was at the Sirius Xm studio in New York last Thrusday, she was interviewed on the Ron and Fez Show and on OutQ.
Click this link to listen to both interviews
• a night for dying tigers. 18 March 11.
A Night For Dying Tigers is having the European premiere in the UK at the Bradford International Film Festival this month. The Festival runs from the 16-27 March. For tickets and further information:
• rachael ray show. 17 March 11.
Jennifer will be on the Rachael Ray Show this Monday 21st. Click on the link below for channel and showtimes in your area:
• good day ny. 17 March 11.
Jennifer was this morning on Good Day NY. Clik the image below to watch her interview
• the river 1059. 17 March 11.
Listen to Jennifer on this radio interview on Hartfords's The River 1059
• Live! with regis and kelly. 16 March 11.
Jennifer was this morning a guest on Live! with Regis and Kelly, watch her interview below
• George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight Show. 15 March 11.
Watch Jennifer on the George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight Show that aired last night.
• George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight Show. 13 March 11.
Jennifer is a guest tomorrow night on the George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight show on Canada's CBC. The shows airs at 11:05 pm
• hello magazine. 04 March 11.
Jennifer is on this week's Hello magazine, Canadian edition.
Read the interview here
• wild blue yonder magazine. 03 March 11.
Jennifer gives talks about her travel experiences and her favourite places to eat in her hometown Chicago.
Read it on travel magazine Wild Blue Yonder.
• Live! with regis and kelly. 03 March 11.
Jennifer is on the lineup for the Live! with Regis and Kelly show on ABC on March 16th
• people magazine.23 Feb 11.
There is a small interview on this week's People magazine, click on the image below to read it
• Global tv.22 Feb 11.
This is an interview for Canadian Global TV promoting The Chicago Code, click the image below for the clip
• two new interviews from toronto. 22 Feb 11.
Two more interviews during last week's promotion in Toronto.
- On the record with The Chicago Code star Jennifer Beals from thetvaddict.com
- Jennifer Beals: Bringing it all back home from The Globe and Mail
• et canada. 22 Feb 11.
Jennifer was on ETCanada last night, click on the image below to watch her interview
• Superwoman Hasn't Come to Chicago.21 Feb 11.
Jennifer talks about her Chicago Code character Teresa Colvin to TvGuide.com
• article from the canadian press.17 Feb 11.
From 'Flashdance' to the force: Beals a top cop in 'The Chicago Code' Read it here
• Jennifer says no to Dancing with the Stars.17 Feb 11.
Jennifer had already said before she would never be on Dancing With The Stars and now she tells People Magazine : "You could back up a truck to my door filled with cash and I wouldn't do it."
Read the full interview here: People
• in toronto promoting the chicago code.16 Feb 11.
Jennifer had a busy day today doing interviews this morning.
First on Toronto's radio station Chum FM. Listen to the interview by clicking this link http://www.chumfm.com/Music/Players/onDemand.aspx and then select the Artists tab.
After the radio show, Jennifer was a guest on the Marilyn Denis show on CTV. Watch her interview by clicking on the image below
Later Jennifer went to Q radio studio where she was interviewed by Jian Ghomeshi. This is the full podcast of today's show. Jennifer's interview starts at 00:27:10 minutes, here's the link CBC Q Radio
Jennifer also talked to the Toronto Star
Below is a video interview for 680 News
• the marilyn denis show. 15 Feb 11.
Jennifer Beals is on tomorrow's lineup for The Marilyn Denis Show at 10am ET on CTV in Canada.
• 103.7 the buzz. 15 Feb 11.
Listen to Jennifer's interview for Arkansas' radio show The Buzz.
Click here to listen
• one new interview and article. 13 Feb 11.
- Jennifer Beals relies on her masculine side for new series, from ReadinEagle.com
- Jennifer Beals flashes badge in ‘Chicago’ from Boston Herald
• craig ferguson.11 Feb 11.
Watch Jennifer last night on the Late Late show with Craig Ferguson
• chelsea lately. 10 Feb 11.
Jennifer was on the Chelsea Lately show today, funny interview, check it out
• radio podcasts. 10 Feb 11.
Listen to these recent radio interviews, Jennifer talks about The Chicago Code, The L Word and The Book Of Eli among other things.
- Kevin and Bean on Kroq radio *(Jennifer interview starts at 1:00:36)
• access hollywood live. 08 feb 11.
Jennifer was this morning on Access Hollywood Live. Click image below to watch her interview.
• tavis smiley. 08 Feb 11.
If you missed Jennifer on the Tavis Smiley show last night, here's the video clip, click on the image below to access the video
• Audi & Weinstein Company Party. 08 Feb 11.
Jennifer attended the Audi celebrates "The King's Speech" awards season party held at Chateau Marmont yesterday.
See the pictures in our gallery
• the chicago code premieres tonight. 07 Feb 11.
Tonight is the night, The Chicago Code will premiere tonight on Fox.
Watch Jennifer Beals as Teresa Colvin, Chicago Police Department's first female superintendent.
After you've watched the episode, come to our forum to discuss the episodes.
• access hollywood live. 07 Feb 11.
After last week's cancellation, Jennifer will be now on the show tomorrow February 8th.
• Good day la and good morning memphis. 07 Feb 11.
Jennifer was this morning on the television talk show Good Day LA. Last week she did an interview via satellite on Good Morning Memphis.
Click on the images below to watch the clips
• Jennifer Beals on Trading Her L Word Wardrobe for Polyester Blues. 07 Feb 11.
Read this interview from Nymag.com
• chelsea lately. 04 Feb 11.
Yesterday Jennifer had to cancel her appearence on the show due to the bad weather conditions in Chicago stopping her from travelling back to LA.
Good news is that Jennifer will be now on the show next Thursday on February 10th
• the late late show. 04 Feb 11.
Jennifer will be on Craig Ferguson's Late Late Night Show on CBS next Thursday 10th of February
• jennifer on fox five san diego. 04 feb 11.
Another interview via satellite, this time for Fox 5 San Diego. Click image below to watch the clip
• More interviews promoting the chicago code. 04 Feb 11.
- Jennifer Beals is top cop on new TV show 'The Chicago Code'. (Audio interview). From WBEZ91.5
- Beals the top cop in 'Chicago Code'. From TorontoSun.com
- 'Chicago Code' has Jennifer Beals back in force, in the city she calls home. From NYDailyNews.com
- Jennifer Beals Talks 'Chicago Code,' Windy City Pride. From City'sBest.com
- The Chicago Code: Interview With Jennifer Beals. From TV Drama Watch
• Jennifer on good day atlanta. 04 Feb 11.
Jennifer was interviewed by Fox's Good Day Atlanta this morning
• tv guide. 04 Feb 11.
Jennifer is on this week's Tv Guide magazine, check it out
• tavis smiley late night show. 04 Feb 11.
Jennifer will be on the Tavis Smiley show on PBS on Monday Feb 7th http://www.pbs.org/wnet/tavissmiley/
On a side note, due to weather conditions in Chicago, Jennifer had to cancel her appearance on The Talk and Chelsea Lately.
• super bowl pregame.04 Feb 11.
Jennifer will be among the celebrities on the Super Bowl Pregame show this Sunday. She'll be interviewed on the red carpet between 1:30 and 2:30 pm. Find out more
• the chicago code website.04 Feb 11.
Check out the official chicago code on Fox, they have revamped the site and added cast wallpapers, bios and Q&As http://www.fox.com/chicagocode/bios/jennifer-beals/
• the chicaco code promotional interviews. 03 Feb 11.
Check out these new interviews Jennifer has given to promote The Chicago Code:
- A Chicago native gets to play Chicago's top cop. From HitFix
- Jennifer Beals cracks the 'Code'. From Windy City Media Group
- Jennifer Beals tackels recycling and a new show on Fox. From the Huffington Post
- Area code. From the Chicago Time Out magazine
- Jennifer Beals wants Chicago to recycle. From mnn.com
• access hollywood live. 01 Feb 11.
Jennifer is among the guests on Access Hollywood Live this Friday Feb 4th.
• chelsea lately. 30 Jan 11.
Jennifer will be a guest on the late night comedy talk show Chelsea Lately on E! on February 3rd at 11pm.
• the talk. 28 Jan 11.
Jennifer will be among the guests on next week's CBS's The Talk, on Feb 4th.
• interviews with the cast. 28 Jan 11.
The cast of The Chicago Code, including Jennifer Beals, Jason Clark, Delroy Lindo and Matt Lauria, talk about the show on this video interview. Click the image below to watch the clip
• Jennifer Beals fired up for police drama. 28 Jan 11.
Jennifer tells how she got her Chicago accent back for The Chicago Code. Read the interview on nwitimes.com
• more the chicago code previews. 25 Jan 11.
Fox has released more previews for The Chicago Code.
Check out our promo page for the latest clips.
• the chicago code preview. meet the cast. 24 Jan 11.
Watch these video interviews from Cinemablend featuring Jennifer Beals, Jason Clarke, Delroy Lindo, Matt Lauria, Devin Kelley, Todd Williams, Billy Lush and series creator Shawn Ryan. Click this link to watch them
• chicago sun-times interview. 21 Jan 11.
Check out this great interview for the Chicago Sun-Times, Jennifer talks about her upbringing in Chicago and more.
• new the chicago code promo. 18 Jan 11.
Check out our The Chicago Code trailers and promos page for the latest promo Inside Out.
• health magazine. 14 Jan 11.
Read the article here
• INTERVIEWS AT THE TCA tour. 12 Jan 11.
• Fox All-Star Party. 12 Jan 11.
Check out the photos of Jennifer arrving at the Fox All-Star Party last night.
• fox winter tca tour. the chicago code. 11 Jan 11.
Jennifer attended 'The Chicago Code' panel at the FOX Broadcasting Company portion of the 2011 Winter TCA press tour held today at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena, California.
Jennifer on her role Teresa Colvin: "She has to find a balance between in what is feminine leadership and what is masculine leadership when her character is leading 10,000 men in the Chicago police force." What interested Jennifer most about the character was "not only her strength but her fragility in the position she's in."
Below are some articles on the TCA's
• cs magazine. 05 Jan 11.
There is a small Jennifer interview on Chicago's CS Magazine January issue. Click on image to read it.
• m: mermaids of hollywood. 03 Jan 11.
Jennifer Beals extendend clip on Mark Anderson's behind the scenes of the making of "M: Mermaids of Hollywood".
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