NEW ORLEANS - Actor Gary Sinise and New Orleans musicians Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and Harry Connick Jr. will lead the parade of the Krewe of Orpheus on the evening of Lundi Gras, the day before Fat Tuesday. They also will perform at the glitzy ball that follows. The celebrity... more »
NEW ORLEANS- Harry Connick Jr. and two of his leading ladies will ride in this year's Orpheus carnival parade in his hometown. Two-time Academy Award-winner Hillary Swank and Mariska Hargitay, an Emmy and Golden Globe winning actress, will join Connick as a celebrity monarch for Orpheus which rolls through New... more »
NEW ORLEANS - The stars of HBO's series "Treme" will lead this year's Orpheus parade, the super Mardi Gras krewe founded by crooner Harry Connick Jr.
Jennifer Coolidge, Wendell Pierce, Khandi Alexander, Clarke Peters, Steve Zahn, David Morse, Michiel Huisman, Lucia Micarelli, India Ennenga and executive producers David Simon... more »