Mark Shanahan

Shanahan writes primarily for the Living/Arts section. He covers the comings and goings of Boston’s celebrity class in the newspaper's daily “Names” column, and also writes feature profiles of actors, authors, rock stars, and filmmakers.

Latest stories

Bill Belichick takes a break from game-planning

By , Globe Staff

Holds his annual Hall of Fame Huddle fundraiser

Quote of the day: Adele


‘I would like to say I think it’s a bit sick you’re reporting on an absolute joke. I don’t care if
they’ve broken up.’ Adele, singer, who’d jokingly dedicated a show to Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie after their break-up was announced


James Taylor, no fan of Fox News, asks to change the channel

By , Globe Staff

Singer can’t stomach Fox News on the screen at Logan Airport


James Patterson spares Stephen King’s life

By , Globe Staff

Patterson won’t be publishing the book “The Murder of Stephen King” after all.