Feb 252017
Film Industry’s Top Stars To Present 2017 Oscars


Feb 232017
Roger Waters Us + Them EXTRA Concert In L.A.

  ROGER WATERS – US + THEM – 2017 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR THIRD SHOW AND FINAL SHOW ADDED IN LOS ANGELES – TUESDAY, JUNE 27 – STAPLES CENTER TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, MARCH 13   Due to overwhelming demand, Roger Waters has announced a third and final Los Angeles show on Tuesday, June 27 at […]

Feb 202017
Cynthia Erivo To Sing At The Governors Ball

CYNTHIA ERIVO TO TAKE THE STAGE AT THE GOVERNORS BALL ON OSCAR® SUNDAY   Award-winning singer-songwriter Cynthia Erivo is set to perform at the Governors Ball, the Academy’s official post-Oscars® celebration, on Sunday, February 26. She will entertain the Ball’s 1,500 guests, which will include Oscar® winners and nominees, show presenters and performers, and other […]

Feb 162017
Oscar Celebrations In New York And London

THE ACADEMY TO CELEBRATE OSCAR NIGHT® IN NEW YORK AND LONDON The Academy will host live Oscar® viewing parties in New York and London for its members and invited film industry guests on Oscar Sunday, February 26. The Oscars®, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will be televised live by the ABC Television Network at 7 p.m. […]

Feb 152017
Stars To Perform At Oscars

LIN-MANUEL MIRANDA, AULI’I CRAVALHO, STING, JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE AND JOHN LEGEND TO PERFORM THIS YEAR’S NOMINATED SONGS AT THE OSCARS® Oscar® nominees Lin-Manuel Miranda, Sting, Justin Timberlake and 2014 Oscar winner John Legend will perform at the 89th Oscars® ceremony, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced today. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars […]

Feb 132017
2017 Grammys: Beyoncé Stole The Show

The BIG winners of the 2017 Grammy Awards are: Record Of The Year: WINNER: “Hello” — Adele Album Of The Year: WINNER: 25 — Adele Song Of The Year: WINNER: “Hello” — Adele Adkins & Greg Kurstin, songwriters (Adele) Best New Artist: WINNER: Chance The Rapper Best Pop Solo Performance: WINNER: “Hello” — Adele Best […]

Feb 112017
Stars To Present 2017 Oscars

HALLE BERRY, JAMIE DORNAN, CHRIS EVANS, GAEL GARCÍA BERNAL, SAMUEL L. JACKSON, SCARLETT JOHANSSON, DAKOTA JOHNSON, KATE MCKINNON, SHIRLEY MACLAINE, HAILEE STEINFELD WILL BE PRESENTERS ON OSCARS® STAGE   Producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced the second slate of presenters for the 89th Oscars® telecast. Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the Oscars will air […]

Feb 112017
Sing To Win Complimentary Tickets For “Fun Home”

CENTER THEATRE GROUP TO HOST SING OUT “RING OF KEYS” CONTEST INDIVIDUALS AND NON-PROFESSIONAL CHOIRS ELIGIBLE WINNERS WILL RECEIVE TICKETS TO “FUN HOME”   In anticipation of “Fun Home” coming to the Ahmanson Theatre, Center Theatre Group will host a Sing Out “Ring of Keys” Contest. Individuals and non-professional choirs are invited to submit video […]

Feb 082017
89th Oscars® Nominees Luncheon

89th Oscars® Nominees Luncheon Group Photo Nominees for the 89th Oscars® were celebrated at a luncheon held at the Beverly Hilton, Monday, February 6, 2017. The brightest stars of the foreign and domestic film industry gathered for a festive meal to savor their Oscar nominations without the pressure of competition, winning or “losing” which accompanies […]

Feb 072017
Leonardo DiCaprio And Fellow 2016 Oscar® Winners To Present Oscars®

OSCAR® WINNERS LEONARDO DICAPRIO, BRIE LARSON, MARK RYLANCE AND ALICIA VIKANDER RETURN TO THE OSCARS® STAGE Academy Award® winners Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson, Mark Rylance and Alicia Vikander will present at the 89th Oscars, show producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd announced today. All return to the Oscars stage after winning last year in […]

Feb 052017
2017 Oscars Nominees To Be Celebrated At Academy Luncheon

OSCAR® NOMINEES TO BE HONORED AT ACADEMY LUNCHEON   More than 165 Oscar® nominees will come together at noon on Monday, February 6, at the Beverly Hilton when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honors this year’s Oscar contenders at its annual Nominees Luncheon. Among the Lead Actor and Actress nominees, Casey Affleck, […]

Jan 312017
“Zoot Suit” Previews Beginning

“ZOOT SUIT” PREVIEWS BEGIN TUESDAY, JANUARY 31, 2017 AT CENTER THEATRE GROUP/MARK TAPER FORUM **Please note cast change below. “Zoot Suit” begins previews this Tuesday, January 31, 2017, at Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum. The legendary play with music opens February 12 and will continue through March 19, 2017, (extending one week from […]

Jan 282017
Los Angeles Museums Free For All Day This Sunday

The skies have cleared, it is warmer but entertainment still costs money. Make this Sunday Los Angeles museums’ exploration day! L.A. best museums participate in the SoCal Museums’ 12th annual Free-For-All Day. Thirty two Los Angeles museums participate and offer free admission THIS SUNDAY, January 29th. To make things even better, L.A. Metro – a […]

Jan 252017
Death of Mary Tyler Moore

Mary Tyler Moore artist, actress, comedienne, dancer and a role model for modern, working women passed away at 80 from complications of diabetes. She was surrounded by family and friends who loved her. Her career spanned decades from her debut as a dancer for Hotpoint appliances in 1955 to her appearance in “Hot in Cleveland” […]

Jan 242017
89th Oscars® Nominations Announced

For the first time in 90 year history of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences the nominations weren’t announced live to the entertainment media but streamed for the world to see. Most of 2017 Oscars nominations were received by “La La Land” (14), “Moonlight” (8), “Arrival” (8), “Lion” (6), “Manchester by the Sea” […]

Jan 202017
Actor Miguel Ferrer Has Died

Miguel Ferrer, the popular TV and big screen actor, has died at 61 of throat cancer. Ferrer was a son of Oscar-winning actor and musician José Ferrer and the legendary singer, Rosemary Clooney. (He was a cousin of George Clooney.) Ferrer’s multi-faceted talent and distinctive voice enabled him to portray villains as well as heroes […]

Jan 182017
“Zoot Suit” Extended Due to Strong Ticket Sales and Popular Demand

Before Performances Have Begun, Center Theatre Group Announces “Zoot Suit” WILL extend FOR one week through March 19th Due to Strong Ticket Sales and Popular Demand Previews Begin January 31th, Opening is February 12th 2017 “Archduke” Will Be Re-Scheduled to Accommodate the Extension Performances Will Now Begin on April 25, 2017, at the Taper Rehearsals […]

Jan 092017
2017 Golden Globes Winners And Memorable Moments

The much anticipated 74th Golden Globes didn’t disappoint! The Hollywood Foreign Press Association bestowed its awards on leading domestic and foreign artists of film and television as well as the best films and TV shows. There was excitement, high energy, high fashion and a constellation of Hollywood’s – and the world’s – movie stars. The […]

Jan 082017
Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star For Viola Davis

The first Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star of 2017 was dedicated to Viola Davis! Davis’ tour de force performance – in a supporting role – in the film Doubt (2008) took movie audiences and the film industry by storm and resulted in her getting an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress nomination, Golden Globe and […]