CHICAGO – The legacy of public housing is one of the strangest forces of karma in the City of Chicago. For example, sites that were once some of the roughest and most neglected housing for the poor now contain luxury condos. It is the people of those former hellholes that still remember the sorrowful history of what they once called home. The American Theater Company (ATC) have gathered these stories for the poignant and extraordinary “The Projects.”
Exclusive HollywoodChicago.com portrait: 'New in Town' star Harry Connick Jr. in Chicago!
Actor Harry Connick Jr. flashed the HollywoodChicago.com lens a welcoming smile while signing autographs for fans in the name of his new film “New in Town” on Jan. 28, 2009 at the Shops of North Bridge mall on downtown Chicago’s Michigan Avenue. See our exclusive portrait of Harry Connick Jr. here!
The romantic comedy “New in Town” stars Harry Connick Jr. with Renée Zellweger, J.K. Simmons and Siobhan Fallon. Harry Connick Jr. has also appeared in “P.S. I Love You,” “Will & Grace,” “Basic,” “Mickey,” “My Dog Skip,” “Life Without Dick,” “Hope Floats,” “Copycat” and “Independence Day”.