Every October crowds flock to the epicenter of cinematic creativity and expression, of course that’s here in your very own Chicago. The festival showcases creativity, introduces new faces, is a bookmark in the calendars of the slightly more well-known faces, and recognizes their achievements. Most importantly, it’s an opportunity for …
The Staples Center in Los Angeles came alive on Sunday, February 25th as the 55th annual Grammy Awards got underway and the world of music aficionados stood up and took notice.
Hollywood’s elite were in the spotlight on Sununday, January 13th as thousands gathered for the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the elegant Beverly Hilton Hotel.
The AMC River East 21 movie theatre was the site of the 47th Chicago International Film Festival Summer Gala on Friday, August 19th. So significant was this event that Governor Quinn proclaimed Aug. 19th “Martin Sheen and Emilio Estevez Day” throughout the state of Illinois.
Together Ron Howard and the Chicago Film Festival have come a long way from their beginnings . Howard said “playing Opie on the “Andy Griffith Show” was a blessing and felt fortunate to be on a show that had so much impact in his future life”.
Before attending the biggest event in Hollywood, “The Oscars” Irene had an opportunity to attend an earlier function at the Beverly Hills Hotel called “The Night of 100 Stars.”
There were several surprises at the Globes this year. Sparkling, romantic and fashion was my take of what was happening on the red carpet this year. Unlike last year’s recession conscious styles.
Harold Matzner, Festival Chairman was proud to announce that for the next two weeks, the world’s attention will turn to Palm Springs. “This show has grown in popularity, and has become one of the largest and most respected film events in North America.”