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LOS ANGELES – The Hollywood Foreign Press Association is giving money away. The group behind the Golden Globe Awards presented $1.5 million in grants to nonprofit film organizations at a star-studded luncheon Wednesday at the Four Seasons Hotel.
LOS ANGELES – ‘King of Swing’ Louis Prima has received a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in a centennial celebration that included dancing in the street to his big-band sounds. The influential band leader was honored at a Sunday ceremony on Vine Street attended by his son Louis Prima Jr., who continues the legacy of his father’s music, his daughter Lena Prima, celebrities, dignitaries and fans.
BORDEAUX, France – Even without his most important teammate, Mark Cavendish showed yet again that few can touch him when it comes to sprinting. The British rider captured the 18th stage of the Tour de France on Friday while Alberto Contador of Spain drew closer to victory.
South Australia Introduces Reverse Vending Technology from Wincor Nixdorf to Support State-Wide Recycling Efforts
Recycling machine launched at Centro Hollywood mall, Adelaide SINGAPORE, June 24 /CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM/ — Wincor Nixdorf, a global provider of innovative IT solutions to retail banks and retailers, has officially launched Reverse Vending Machines (RVM) in South Australia to support the state’s goal to promote recycling and reduce littering. RVM allows for the identification, collecting, sorting and processing of used or empty bottles and cans in a convenient standalone system.
HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL TEAMS UP WITH THE CASTING SOCIETY OF AMERICA, HOLLYWOODNEWS.COM AND YAHOO! MOVIES FOR THE HOLLYWOOD DISCOVERY AWARDS® HOLLYWOOD, Calif., June 22 /CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM/ — The Casting Society of America (CSA), Hollywoodnews.com and Yahoo! Movies are teaming up with the Hollywood Film Festival® and the Hollywood Awards®, to present the Hollywood Discovery Awards®, a nationwide acting competition which will celebrate the talent and star quality of two lucky winners. A blue-ribbon panel of casting directors from the Casting Society of America will select ten finalists, and their audition videos will be posted on Yahoo! Movies, where the general public will vote online for their favorite.
LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Lakers are down 3-2 in the NBA finals against an old foe that keeps finding new ways to beat them. They’ll need a big Hollywood ending to escape this jam with another championship — and that’s exactly where they’ll make their last stand against the Boston Celtics.
‘MTV Generation’ Award Winner Sandra Bullock Locks Lips With Scarlett Johansson and Hollywood Mega-Mogul Producer Les Grossman Burns Up the Dance Floor With Jennifer Lopez at the ’2010 MTV Movie…
“THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON” DOMINATES WITH FIVE GOLDEN POPCORNS INCLUDING BEST MOVIE UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 6 /CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM/ — Hollywood mega-mogul and Movie Awards producer Les Grossman commandeered the “2010 MTV Movie Awards” stage in an explosive, surprise dance number with a bedazzled Jennifer Lopez, as well as with recurring rants at a long list of Hollywood stars in his line of fire, including Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Will and Jaden Smith and Michael Cera. In true “MTV Movie Awards” fashion, the night was filled with laugh-out-loud film parodies as host Aziz Ansari inserted himself into scenes from “The Blind Side” and “Precious,” before being introduced by heartthrob Justin Bieber.
This week Hollywood’s most exclusive luxury residence, Sunset Vine Tower, announced it will host the Sunday, June 27th benefit and silent auction for Rich Tola’s yoga-themed charity, The Boulevard Zen Foundation. LOS ANGELES, June 4 /CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM/ — Located on the corner of Sunset and Vine, the newly designed, 20-story all-glass tower boasts amazing panoramic views from the Pacific Ocean to the Hollywood Hills to downtown LA to the omnipresent San Gabriel Mountains.
Los Angeles, California (CHICAGOPRESSRELEASE.COM) — Hollywood’s superhero community buzzed after Batman’s arrest Wednesday, just days after Spiderman, Cat Woman and at least a dozen others were taken into custody by Los Angeles police. It’s part of a police crackdown on unlicensed costumed characters who pose for photos with tourists near Grauman’s Chinese Theatre while hoping — but not demanding — small tips.
( PEOPLE.com ) — They had a 21-year age difference and endured a strain that would have sunk any other relationship, and still Barbara Hershey and Naveen Andrews continued as one of Hollywood’s more endearing couples. But now comes word that it quietly ended for Hershey, 62, and Andrews, 41, six months ago.