Hollywood

Region near Los Angeles, named for the ranch that once stood there, which was named by Deida Wilcox. Once a quiet farming community, by 1910 barns were being converted into movie studios. The name was used generically for "American movies" from 1926, three years after the giant sign was set up, originally Hollywoodland, another real estate developer's promotion.
Sundance 2014:  Snow, Moonboots, and Gifting Suites

Sundance 2014: Snow, Moonboots, and Gifting Suites

Every year in mid-January, filmmakers congregate into what looks for all the world like a gingerbread town made of free food and Stella – to watch great work, drink free cocktails, solidify sales deals, and hit the coveted gifting suites. With Sundance 2014 less than a week away, everyone is...
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Must See Theater in LA:  "The Diary of Anne Frank"

Must See Theater in LA: “The Diary of Anne Frank”

The Diary of Anne Frank, starring Sigi Gradwohl, at The Cupcake Theater On February 15th, 2014, the story of Anne Frank and her two-year ordeal hiding with her family during the German occupation of the Netherlands comes to Hollywood’s Cupcake Theater.  Starring third-generation Holocaust survivor Sigi Gradwohl (The Middle, Chelsea Lately, Scenie Award Winner) as Anne...
Steve Macallister Appointed CEO of Zodiak Rights

Steve Macallister Appointed CEO of Zodiak Rights

Former president and managing director of BBC Worldwide, director Steve Macallister has been recently appointed CEO of Zodiak Rights. Replacing former CEO Matthew Frank, who’s stepping down after over 20 years.. Commenting on the departing Matthew Frank, Marc-Antoine d’Halluin commented, “The scale of what Matthew has achieved over the last 20 years is remarkable, and...
McQueen Heads to BBC to Direct "Epic" New Film

McQueen Heads to BBC to Direct “Epic” New Film

It’s always nice to see something that hasn’t been done before. Especially in the world of entertainment. With the constant plumes of repackaged vomit, (Ride Along, I’m talking to you) a series that explores uncharted waters is welcome anytime. British Director Steve McQueen is headed to the BBC to depict the world of the black...
Richard Gere:  Rejoins Cast of Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2

Richard Gere: Rejoins Cast of Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2

Good ol’ Richard Gere- he’s had in interesting history in the entertainment world. However, it’s been recently announced that he will be starring in the adult-themed prestige film Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2. The first film was a surprise global hit grossing $135 million, and Gere will be alongside David Strathairn, Tamsin Greig joining the...
Slamdance 2014: Christopher Nolan to Receive Founder's Award

Slamdance 2014: Christopher Nolan to Receive Founder’s Award

Slamdance is gaining some momentum.  A Founder’s Award, bestowed upon Christopher Nolan, will be received by the director January 18th in Park City. Before he became the hotshot behind the Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception, and recently, Interstellar, he debuted a film titled Following at this festival. It runs January 17-23 in Park City, and is sure to...
Hunger Games Run:  Catching Fire Smolders Box Office

Hunger Games Run: Catching Fire Smolders Box Office

Hunger Games: Catching Fire has passed $409 million domestically, obliterating previous records. With its predecessor, The Hunger Games franchise has marked the first time that the first two installments of a franchise has each grossed $400 million at the domestic box office. I must say, I enjoy the characters, the storyline, and the entire universe...
Despicable Me 2:  Post "Theater Run" Review

Despicable Me 2: Post “Theater Run” Review

It’s interesting how animated films, such as Despicable Me 2, have slowly begun to surpass traditionally movies in terms of storyline, character development, and overall appeal. Though already  out for months, Despicable Me 2 drew huge numbers opening in China. Universal had it’s biggest first-day gross for an animated film premiering in China- $4.14 million....
Nat Geo Debuts New "Wicked Tuna" Franchise:  It's Still Fishing ...

Nat Geo Debuts New “Wicked Tuna” Franchise: It’s Still Fishing …

The National Geographic Channel is launching a new franchise around one of it’s highest rated series: Wicked Tuna. Season 3 is set to launch on February 16th. Following in the shadowy archetype of “reality business shows”, I solemnly predict some cringe-worthy forced-dialogue, scripted conflicts, and a few occasional gems of actual drama. I do understand the...
Sabra Grab n' Go Kicks Off at Sundance:  Fill Your Tummy with Hummus

Sabra Grab n’ Go Kicks Off at Sundance: Fill Your Tummy with Hummus

SABRA GRAB N’ GO CAFÉ KICKS OFF AT SUNDANCE! Sundance guests can warm up and refuel at the Sabra Grab N’ Go Café at Village at the Lift this Sundance, 2014. Visitors will enjoy creative sandwiches and wraps prepared with Sabra’s award-winning hummus. The Cafe will also be serving convenient Grab N’ Go snacks and...
SHM Reporter:  Jeremy Lin & Sold Out Show "Unauthorized Musical"

SHM Reporter: Jeremy Lin & Sold Out Show “Unauthorized Musical”

Introducing  “Jeremy Lin, The Unauthorized Musical” - www.indiegogo.com/projects/jeremy-lin-the-musical-the-unauthorized-journey-to-linsanity This is a sensational new musical by Aidan Park, Ana Parsons and Edelyn Okano, loosely inspired by the historical rise of Jeremy Lin to NBA stardom.  Their “Journey to Linsanity” tells an inspiring and comedic story of Jeremy’s pursuit of an NBA dream from childhood, through high school and on the courts of...
SHM Reporter: Jeff Weinberg's "Tourist Trapped"

SHM Reporter: Jeff Weinberg’s “Tourist Trapped”

Social Hollywood Press Release: Introducing Jeff Weinberg and his fun show “Tourist Trapped”.  This twist on travel combines “Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous” and “No Reservations” with a little “Jack Ass” added for shits and giggles. Watch the pilot episode of “Tourist Trapped” here - www.tourist-trapped.com Weinberg, a flamboyant comic from Philly, descends on high-profile VIP...
Golden Globes 2014:  The Results

Golden Globes 2014: The Results

Golden Globe Winners 2014 Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture: Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle Best Supporting Actress in a Series, Miniseries or TV Movie: Jacqueline Bisset, Dancing On The Edge Best Miniseries or TV Movie: Behind The Candelabra Best Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie: Elisabeth Moss, Top Of The Lake Best Actor in a TV Series, Drama: Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad...

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