The Academy Reveals New Movie Museum Design.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences museum is scheduled to open in 2016 at the site of the old May Co. building at Wilshire Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue. The Academy Museum, dedicated to the history and ongoing development of motion pictures, will be designed by architects Renzo Piano and Zoltan Pali.   The […]


Hollywood’s big night, we got all black tied up and finally got through the traffic madness to our seats at the Dolby Theater. It was built as the Kodak before the company’s big swan song. Once in our seats, and let me just say we were a bit higher up in the nose bleeds this […]

85th Academy Awards OSCAR Winners

The 85th Academy Awards took place Sunday night at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood.  Hosted by Seth MacFarlane, the night included high fashion, song & laughter, with some of many highlights being Jennifer Hudson’s performance from Dreamgirls, Adele’s performance of the Skyfall theme song, and Barbra Streisand singing at the end the In Memoriam segment […]

OSCARS – Who will win?

It’s THE red carpet event: the OSCARS. The 85th Academy Awards happens Sunday, February 24 at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood and will be hosted by the very talented Seth MacFarlane.  Numerous cable networks and local channels will have all the pre-Oscar festivities, interviews and fashion on the red carpet, with the Awards telecast live […]

OSCAR Countdown – Red Carpet Glamour

Aside from watching the Academy Awards to see who takes home the golden statuette, the real show always centers on who is wearing what. The colors, the style, the jewelry, the hair, the shoes. It’s all critiqued, good or bad, with favorites and ‘omg-she-wore-what?’. As we await Sunday’s red carpet stroll, here’s a look back […]


Brilliant Palestinian director Emad Burnat whose film 5 Broken Cameras is nominated was detained at LAX last night because officials didn’t believe the man was REALLY in town for the Academy Awards. LAX is known for racial profiling, but doesn’t anyone at LAX security have an IPAD? Film Director Emad Burnat is a critically inspiring filmmaker. […]