Scarlett Johansson Hosts Black Panther Screening And Reception At Crosby Hotel

  Movie fans are abuzz with the debut trailer for Avengers: Endgame, and though it's great to see several of "Earth's Mightiest Heroes" attempt to save our world, a little bit of reflection is also welcome. Scarlett Johansson, prominently featured in the aforementioned trailer as Black Widow, was on hand December 8 to host a … Continue reading Scarlett Johansson Hosts Black Panther Screening And Reception At Crosby Hotel

Carol Burnett Receives Honorary Degree From American Film Institute

Actress/comedienne Carol Burnett and lifelong collaborators/filmmakers Marshall Herskovitz and Ed Zwick received honorary degrees at the AFI Conservatory's Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremony. The celebration occurred today at Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, Ca. Surprise guest Kristin Chenoweth was on hand to present Burnett with her degree (Chenoweth sang a refrain from The Carol … Continue reading Carol Burnett Receives Honorary Degree From American Film Institute

Kathy Griffin & Nick Cannon Among Borgata’s Weekend Stars

Though Kathy Griffin announced last week that she was leaving E!'s Fashion Police, she isn't exactly sitting at home and lounging on her sofa. The show must go on, and she performed March 15 at the Borgata Event Center. Griffin's connection with the venue isn't a new one, as she shot her 2011 special "Tired Hooker" … Continue reading Kathy Griffin & Nick Cannon Among Borgata’s Weekend Stars

Los Angeles Film School Spotlights Oscar Nominated Scribes

 It was a film centric Monday for me, as I started the day co-hosting Behind The Lens with film critic/interviewer debbie lynn elias over at Adrenaline Radio, where we discussed the new documentaries Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of and Energizing Our World (narrated by Edward James Olmos, whom we interviewed on the show). But the … Continue reading Los Angeles Film School Spotlights Oscar Nominated Scribes

‘Dom Hemingway’ Hits Hollywood With Blu-Ray Madness

Being firmly ensconced in the suburban confines of the San Fernando Valley, a nighttime Hollywood trip is, at my middle-aged slumber, an inconvenience. But Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment was holding a screening of Dom Hemingway in celebration of its recent Blu-ray and DVD release, and watching Jude Law go balls out as a vulgar … Continue reading ‘Dom Hemingway’ Hits Hollywood With Blu-Ray Madness

Animation Block Valentine’s Day Showcase Heads To The Troubadour

Valentine's Day is usually an animated time for lovers who really need to express themselves. Although restaurant reservations are probably part of the experience, a bit of creativity may also do the trick. The Animation Block Valentine's Day Showcase, which will be held at the Troubadour in West Hollywood on February 13, will feature "love" … Continue reading Animation Block Valentine’s Day Showcase Heads To The Troubadour