Meredith Goldstein

Goldstein is an entertainment reporter and advice columnist for The Boston Globe and Her advice column Love Letters runs daily on and appears in The Boston Globe on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. The Names column, which Goldstein writes with Mark Shanahan, runs Monday through Friday and every Sunday in the paper. She welcomes letters from the lovelorn -- and all tips about celebrities spotted around Boston.

Latest stories

Does Ben Affleck make too much money?

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Somehow, even with the success of “Gone Girl,” Ben Affleck made it onto Forbes’s “Most Overpaid Actor List.”

Around town: NYC Police Commissioner

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Bill Bratton was spotted having a pre-holiday dinner at Davio’s with his wife and his father.

‘Interview’ directors Rogen, Goldberg say they were just looking for laughs

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Co-directors Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg knew they had made a controversial comedy, but they had no idea of the furor that would ensue.


Design firms build gingerbread houses for a cause

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The competition raised about $7,000 for the nonprofit Community Design Resource Center of Boston, and the firms took it rather seriously.