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This section is all about people doing things in Dallas, Texas, with articles and event announcements on local lectures, art/literary/business panels, and Q&A sessions with prominent authors, lecturers, and academics. This section is also home to the “Fascinating People from Dallas, Texas” series, which is a bi-monthly bio, and interview with a person from or living in Dallas bringing value to our city. Subscribe to our RSS or get updates directly via email using our subscribe page to learn about people from Dallas, Texas, doing cool things!

[INTERVIEW] Jack Black Gets Candid About Music, Movies, and Games

[INTERVIEW] Jack Black Gets Candid About Music, Movies, and Games

Jack Black and Kyle Gass of Tenacious D are ready to blow the roof off The Bomb Factory in Deep Ellum.

“Historical Parks of Israel” Now Showing At The Dallas Museum of Biblical Art

“Historical Parks of Israel” Now Showing At The Dallas Museum of Biblical Art

Last weekend at the Dallas Museum of Biblical Art, a new photo exhibition was unveiled with much fanfare. The "Historical Parks of Israel" by photographer David Salomon was commissioned last year by the museum, and now over 30 photographs of the historical sites line the walls. At the opening, around 120 people filled the beautiful […]

[INTERVIEW] The Queen of the Ring, Trish Stratus, Reflects on Her Legacy

[INTERVIEW] The Queen of the Ring, Trish Stratus, Reflects on Her Legacy

Trish Stratus is a pioneer in WWE wrestling and a legend to many in the industry. Now a WWE Hall of Fame inductee, Trish was once among a handful of others that helped increase the emphasis of women in the ring.

[INTERVIEW] Anthony Daniels Has Always Been The Droid We Were Looking For

[INTERVIEW] Anthony Daniels Has Always Been The Droid We Were Looking For

"This now all lives forever. It will never be perfectly over." - Anthony Daniels

INTERVIEW: Dragon Ball’s Chris Sabat and Sonny Strait Reflect on the Series

INTERVIEW: Dragon Ball's Chris Sabat and Sonny Strait Reflect on the Series

This year marks the 30th anniversary of Dragon Ball's American debut. Since Kameha Con opens its annual DFW convention today as well, we thought we would have a chat with some of Texas's favorite voice actors.

INTERVIEW: Shedding Light on the Mistress of the Dark

INTERVIEW: Shedding Light on the Mistress of the Dark

It is a rare occasion when a single character can become the embodiment of an entire genre of films, much less a holiday. As unlikely as it may be, it is exactly what Cassandra Peterson did when she brought Elvira from the small screen to horror icon.

[INTERVIEW] John Rhys-Davies: Beyond Mordor

[INTERVIEW] John Rhys-Davies: Beyond Mordor

John Rhys-Davies, who portrays Gimli in The Lord of the Rings series, may have trekked to Mordor in the cinema, but his journey to the big screen is just as remarkable.

Medieval Times to Host St. Jude Benefit Show Dec. 9th

Medieval Times to Host St. Jude Benefit Show Dec. 9th

Medieval Times in Dallas is supporting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® with an exclusive show on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm. For every ticket purchased Medieval Times will donate 100% of the purchase price directly to St. Jude to support its lifesaving mission: Finding cures. Saving children.® Add-on donations may be added on top of that cost and are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. Ticket prices start at $40.

8 Great Dallas-Based Digital Personalities Speaking at Digital Summit

8 Great Dallas-Based Digital Personalities Speaking at Digital Summit

Since our initial announcement of the upcoming Digital Summit Dallas event,  and our subsequent interview with The Onion Founder and keynote,  we thought you might like to know a little more on the local level. Although many of the speakers hail from the San Francisco Bay area, of the 65 featured speakers at Digital Summit Dallas, at least eight are Dallas-based. This isn't all of the Dallas-based speakers, just ones we found particularly interesting. Plus we had to widdle it down to eight so it rhymed with great. Here are some outstanding hometown guys/gals representing Big D at the Digital Summit conference coming up next week.

Wreath Creations By Aimee – Aimee Valderrama Chats With ILID.com About Her Exciting New Business Venture

Wreath Creations By Aimee - Aimee Valderrama Chats With ILID.com About Her Exciting New Business Venture

  Aimee Valderrama, formerly of the D/FW area, has turned a new found hobby into a business venture with "Wreath Creations By Aimee". Recently, Aimee spoke with ILiveInDallas.com about how she got started in the wreath making business.DISCLAIMER: The following reflects the personal opinions and experiences of Aimee Valderrama. This interview does not in any […]