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The 53rd Chicago International Film Festival

Four Fun Facts About the 53rd Chicago International Film Festival here. 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 …

The 55th Annual Grammy Awards

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.

70th Golden Globe Awards

70th Golden Globe Awards

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.

47th Chicago International Film Festival

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.

After Party Glamour

After Party Glamour and the Golden Globes

Another year another party, or should I say parties. This year’s Golden Globes after parties were pretty interesting with all the scuttle going on about Ricky Gervais’s gritty hosting.

The 22nd Annual Palm Springs Film Festival

The Palm Springs Film Festival is one of largest film festivals in North America. For two full weeks Palm Springs will be in the cinematic spotlight. The glamour and aura of this event attracts a great deal of press around the world.

Ron Howard

Ron Howard at the 46th Chicago International Film Festival

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”.

The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards

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.

The 63rd Annual Tony Awards

Star Power Dazzles Broadway at The 63rd Annual Tony Awards

This year’s Tony’s did not lack star power, as Jane Fonda, James Gandolfini, Liza Minnelli, Marcia Gay Harden, Geoffrey Rush, Angela Lansbury were all honored with awards.

The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards

The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards

The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards was a night of film’s finest — notably the journey of Mickey Rourke, one of the night’s winners, was a striking testament of inspiration. Yay, Mickey. One of the winners that stuck out in my mind at the 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards was …