Chaz Ebert

Film Critic Roger Ebert receives a special award of recognition at the American Society of Cinematographers 17th Annual Outstanding Achievement Awards at the Century Plaza Hotel on February 16, 2003 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

University Of Illinois To Create Center Honoring Roger Ebert

Ebert’s wife, Chaz Ebert, and the school made the announcement on Thursday. The Ebert Center’s goal would be to combine the studies of film and ethics to encourage writers and filmmakers to think critically about film.


Roger Ebert. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)

Roger Ebert’s Wife Reflects On His Passing One Year Later

It was a year ago that Chicago lost one of its living treasures: film critic Roger Ebert. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker talks with his widow, Chaz, about how she’s remembering him.


Opening night of the Chicago International Film Festival, 2013. (CBS)

Ebert Honored At Chicago Film Festival Opening Night

Film critic Roger Ebert, who died in April, was credited with popularizing movie criticism through his Chicago Sun-Times reviews and the television show he started in the 1970s.


The Chicago Theater's marquee honors Roger Ebert. (CBS)

Celebrities, Fans Show Their Love For Ebert At Memorial Event

Ebert, who had battled cancer the past decade, was laid to rest Monday after a funeral at Holy Name Cathedral.


Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert Hospitalized With Fractured Hip

The 70-year-old Chicago Sun-Times film critic has battled cancer in his thyroid and salivary glands and lost his ability to speak and eat after cancer surgeries.


Roger Ebert

Ebert’s Movie Show To Go Off Air Until Funding Is Found

Fans of famed movie critic Roger Ebert’s show, “Ebert Presents: At the Movies” will be disappointed to hear the program is going on hiatus at the end of this month.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2011