Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman received the Renaissance Award from the Gene Siskel Film Center and shared some surprising thoughts with his "Last Vegas" director Jon Turteltaub. Check out a "Candid Conversation with Morgan Freeman" here!
Max Herrick and his family served as Ambassadors for Ronald McDonald House Charities. Theirs is a love story, a story of the power of family and the care and nurturing from RMHC. Prepare to be amazed and inspired.
For Randolph Street Market's recent "Modern Vintage Chicago" weekend, legendary King of Vintage, Cameron Silver, presented a tightly curated selection for Chicago's discerning fashionistas. Hear his tips on buying vintage, who has the best bods in Hollywood and the 5 essential fashion items you absolutely MUST have in your closet!
Jenny McCarthy and New Jersey "Housewife" Jacqueline Laurita co-hosted the 7th Annual "Rescue Our Angels" event to benefit Generation Rescue. This fun-filled event raised awareness and funds to support families dealing with an autism diagnosis. Candid Candace was there with students from the Illinois Centers for Broadcasting and lots of local celebs. LOOK!
Candid Candace Chicago hosted by Candace Jordan, allows viewers to catch a glimpse of what “Chicago who’s who” will be doing every week. Stay updated and ahead of the trend on Chicago’s VIP parties, charity events, movie premieres, and hot spots. Candace and her successful blog, CandidCandace.com, were featured in Chicago Magazine’s “Belle of the Blog” cover story feature. She also writes for Chicago Now and her weekly column, Candid Candace, appears in Sunday’s Chicago Tribune Magazine.
"Candid Candace Chicago" not only has entertainment value but also spotlights non-profits around town and their missions. Additionally, a lot of people can't afford ticket prices to attend some of these high-profile events so my show literally takes viewers "to the party" which is the way the show is produced. From start to finish, they are seeing what I see at these events plus interviews with some of the top celebrities in the industry as well as learning about worthy causes in Chicago and beyond.
About the host: Candace Collins Jordan began her career as a Bunny at the St. Louis Playboy Club at age 19. She transferred to Playboy’s Chicago hub, where she became Playboy Bunny of the Year in 1976, and a December 1979 Playmate in addition to appearing on six Playboy covers. Candace was one of Chicago’s top models eventually signing with the prestigious Wilhelmina Agency in New York. She has modeled internationally, appeared on over 20 national magazine covers, had a role in the classic film “Risky Business” with Tom Cruise and a billboard in Times Square for JVC. Candace has been named as one of the “25 Best Dressed Chicagoans” by CS Magazine, “Fashion Icon” by Shore Magazine, “Chicago Style Setter” by TCW Magazine, “Style Trendsetter” by ME: In Focus Magazine, “Unofficial Hostess of Chicago” by AOL’s City’s Best Chicago, one of “100 Powerful Chicagoans” by Michigan Avenue Magazine, one of “100 Women Making a Difference in 2011” in TCW Magazine and the “Belle of the Blog” by Chicago Magazine.