Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Got Married

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Got Married

After nine years, the fairytale romance of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt culminated in a long anticipated wedding. The setting was Chateau Miraval in France. The ceremony took place on Saturday August 23rd 2014. All six of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s children participated in the wedding ceremony. The wedding was an intimate affair attended [...]

Mark Taper Forum Calendar Of Events November And December 2014

Mark Taper Forum Calendar Of Events November And December 2014

Mark Taper Forum Calendar Of Events November And December 2014: “What the Butler Saw” at the Mark Taper Forum Nov. and Dec. 2014 November – December 2014 EVENT: “What the Butler Saw” by Joe Orton Directed by John Tillinger With Paxton Whitehead DESCRIPTION: Set in the consulting room of a private psychiatric clinic, the action [...]

Special Events For Classic Movies Fans in Los Angeles

Special Events For Classic Movies Fans in Los Angeles

THE ACADEMY CELEBRATES 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF “YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN” WITH MEL BROOKS Screening Event Headlines September Slate of Programs The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a 40th anniversary screening of “Young Frankenstein” with special guests Mel Brooks, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr and executive producer Michael Gruskoff on Tuesday, September 9, at 7:30 [...]

Rehearsals For “Marojorie Prime” at Mark Taper Forum Have Begun

Rehearsals For “Marojorie Prime” at Mark Taper Forum Have Begun

REHEARSALS HAVE BEGUN FOR JORDAN HARRISON’S “MARJORIE PRIME”AT THE CTG/MARK TAPER FORUM Featuring Lois Smith, Lisa Emery, Jeff Ward, Frank Wood World Premiere September 10 – October 19, 2014 Rehearsals have begun for the world premiere of Jordan Harrison’s haunting drama “Marjorie Prime,” which begins previews September 10, 2014, at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper [...]

Robin Williams’ Last Laugh

Robin Williams’ Last Laugh

Beloved actor, Academy Award winner, good friend. A husband and father. World famous comedian. Robin Williams had the last laugh, today…. He – apparently – committed suicide and left us shocked and flabbergasted. How could someone so accomplished, successful and – by all accounts – much loved lose the will to live?! We all know [...]

Los Angeles Kings Win Stanley Cup

Los Angeles Kings Win Stanley Cup

During the Kings’ championship rally on Monday afternoon, there was only one man sitting on the ice who got a lukewarm reception — the mayor. After emcee Bob Miller got huge cheers for introducing the team, front office personnel, and coaches to a raucous sold-out Staples Center, Eric Garcetti walked up to the podium to [...]

David Mamet s Race at the Kirk Douglas Theatre

David Mamet s Race at the Kirk Douglas Theatre

EVENT:  “Race” by David Mamet Directed by Scott Zigler DESCRIPTION:   Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Mamet tackles America’s most   controversial subject in his provocative tale of sex, guilt and bold accusations. In Race,” two lawyers find themselves defending a wealthy white executive charged with sexually assaulting a black woman.  When a new legal assistant gets [...]

Mayor Eric Garcetti Considers Interests of L.A. Transit And Environment

Mayor Eric Garcetti Considers Interests of L.A. Transit And Environment

Garcetti: State Cap-and-Trade Could Benefit L.A. Transit Projects Mayor Eric Garcetti joined state lawmakers on June 6 in support of legislation he said would fund local public transportation and transit-oriented projects. State Senate President pro Tem Darrell Steinberg and State Sen. Kevin de Leon visited a downtown Los Angeles transportation facility with Garcetti to discuss [...]

THE ACADEMY REVEALS MEDAL PLACEMENTS AT 2014 STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS®

THE ACADEMY REVEALS MEDAL PLACEMENTS AT 2014 STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS®

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences tonight honored fifteen student winners from colleges and universities around the world at the 41st Student Academy Awards ceremony, held at the Directors Guild of America Theater in Hollywood.  The gold, silver and bronze medals were announced and presented by actors Adrian Grenier, Nate Parker and Oscar® [...]

Elton John Bringing All The Hits Tour To STAPLES Center

Elton John Bringing All The Hits Tour To STAPLES Center

SATURDAY: OCTOBER 4TH  STAPLES CENTER After thirteen years, Elton John and his band return to Los Angeles, CA Saturday, October 4th at STAPLES Center as part of the “All The Hits” tour. The 10-city tour will feature iconic hits and classic album tracks from throughout his incredible five-decade career, including a selection of songs from [...]

41st Student Academy Awards DGA Theater In Hollywood

41st Student Academy Awards DGA Theater In Hollywood

OSCAR® NOMINEE DEMIAN BICHIR, ADRIAN GRENIER, NATE PARKER AND OSCAR-WINNING FILMMAKING TEAM FROM “FROZEN” TO PRESENT AT 2014 STUDENT ACADEMY AWARDS® Actors Demian Bichir, Adrian Grenier and Nate Parker, along with the writing/directing/producing team of Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck and Peter Del Vecho, who earned Oscars® for “Frozen,” will present at the Academy of Motion [...]

The Academy Present 100 Greatest Arab Films Of All Time

The Academy Present 100 Greatest Arab Films Of All Time

THE ACADEMY PRESENTS TOP ARAB FILMS FROM DUBAI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL’S “100 GREATEST” LIST. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, in partnership with the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF), will present “Arab Cinema Classics,” a two-day screening series of the best in Arab film on Friday, June 13, and Saturday, June 21, at [...]

The Academy Celebrate The 10th Anniversary Of Napoleon Dynamite

The Academy Celebrate The 10th Anniversary Of Napoleon Dynamite

THE ACADEMY CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF “NAPOLEON DYNAMITE” WITH LIVE COMMENTARY EVENT The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the indie comedy hit “Napoleon Dynamite” with writer-director Jared Hess and star Jon Heder participating in a live commentary screening and conversation on Monday, June 9, at 7:30 p.m. [...]

CLUB NOKIA THE UNIVERSITY OF MMA FIGHT NIGHT 7

CLUB NOKIA THE UNIVERSITY OF MMA FIGHT NIGHT 7

THE UNIVERSITY OF MMA: FIGHT NIGHT 7 SUNDAY JUNE 1, 2014 AT 5:00PM CLUB NOKIA: The University of Mixed Martial Arts (aka “The U”) is a Los Angeles-based fight promotion specializing in exciting, high-octane, upscale amateur MMA events around the Southern California region. Its mandate is to provide a stage for young, aspiring fighters to hone [...]

The Academy To celebrate 25th Anniversary Of DO THE RIGHT THING

The Academy To celebrate 25th Anniversary Of DO THE RIGHT THING

THE ACADEMY TO CELEBRATE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF “DO THE RIGHT THING” WITH SPIKE LEE Screenings and Live Discussion in Los Angeles and New York. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the seminal film “Do the Right Thing” with writer-director Spike Lee and members of the film’s cast [...]

Clare Graham First Solo Museum Exhibition

Clare Graham First Solo Museum Exhibition

Clare Graham’s First Solo Museum Exhibition at Craft and Folk Art Museum in Los Angeles September 13, 2014 – January 4, 2015 This will be the first solo museum exhibition of contemporary craft artist Clare Graham, who utilizes discarded materials and found objects he has collected to create large-scale sculptures, installations, and furniture. Using buttons, [...]

California Is Losing Tens Of Thousands Of Middle Class Jobs

California Is Losing Tens Of Thousands Of Middle Class Jobs

Mayors from Across CA Support Effort to Expand California Film & Television Production Tax Credit Program Posted by Office of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti . In a call for action to support job retention and creation in one of California’s signature industries, the mayors from California’s largest cities — Los Angeles, Sacramento, Long Beach, [...]