Tag Archives: Hollywood

Kill Me Now

When it comes to dramatic acting, I seem to have one of those “pretty boy gonna die” faces. I say this with acceptance since I usually play the good natured guy who gets injured or killed. At a lanky six … Continue reading

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The Valley

I saw La La La, L.A.!: A Puppet Musical a few weeks ago. It was essentially Avenue Q in Hollywood. Hilarious, funny, and so true it hurt. Here’s the great number “The Valley,” about a newbie wannabe writer who can’t … Continue reading

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Celebrity Sighting 101

“A celebrity is any well-known TV or movie star who looks like he spends more than two hours working on his hair.” – Steve Martin Los Angeles is the land of celebrities.  Leave Griffith Observatory to those wishing to gaze … Continue reading

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My Silver Linings Playbook

Roll out the red carpet, call Harvey Weinstein, inject some botox in Joan Rivers, and don’t remind Leonardo DiCaprio – Oscar time is fast approaching in Los Angeles. Hollywood Boulevard has officially been closed off between Highland and La Brea … Continue reading

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Sherminator Serves Sushi

In American Pie he was the Sherminator, “A sophisticated sex robot, sent back through time, to change the future for one lucky lady.” But now Chris Owen is waiting tables at a sushi joint in Santa Monica. This photo surfaced … Continue reading

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Play It Again and Again and Again…

Is Hollywood all recycled movies now? As reported by ShortoftheWeek, the top grossing films in 1981 vs. 2011 are different in one big way.  Seven of the top 10 grossing films from ’81 were originals, while the films doing boffo … Continue reading

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Top 5 Ways to Pretend You’ve Been to Sundance

The Hollywood, New York, and indie film set have dashed off to Park City, Utah this week for the annual Sundance Film Festival.  You, the idealistic indie filmmaker or offbeat actor, can’t wait to smell the mountain air. You’ll catch … Continue reading

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My Big Break

I watched the re-released film My Big Break last night.  For anyone interested in the Hollywood Dream and “making it” in the Business it’s a must see.  Remember Wes Bentley, the camera guy from American Beauty?  Or how about Chad … Continue reading

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