W Magazine Best Perf...

W Magazine Fetes its Picks for Best Performances before the Golden Globes     The event: An impressive array of today’s most talented stars packed the penthouse suite at the Chateau Marmont Jan. 8, when W Magazine celebrated the upcomiong Golden Globes and February’s movie issue...

Audi Golden Globes P...

Kicking Off Golden Globes Week: Liev Schreiber, Naomi Watts, Christoph Waltz at Audi Party     The event: Golden Globes party-going kicked into high-gear Jan. 8, as Audi saluted some of this year’s brightest stars at Cecconi’s in Los Angeles. The crowd: The celebrity attendees...

Blithe Spirit Opening Night Los Angeles

Stars Turn Out for Angela Lansbury in ‘Blithe Spirit’ at L.A.’s Ahmanson Bryan Cranston, Jesse Tyler Ferguson among ‘Blithe Spirit’ well-wishers     The event: Opening night for Noel Coward’s “Blithe Spirit,” starring Angela Lansbury, brought an impressive array of big names Dec. 14 to the Center Theatre Group’s Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles. For theater supporters and other VIPs, a cast party followed at the nearby Spear Steak & Seafood House. The crowd: Among the stars and movers and shakers who turned out were Bryan Cranston of “Breaking Bad” and Robin Dearden; Jesse Tyler...

PBS SoCal Gala

Kristin Chenoweth, Kenny Babyface Edmonds, “Hit Man” David Foster Among Stars at Gala PBS SoCal Fundraiser     The event: “Onstage Backstage: A PBS SoCal Holiday Celebration with David Foster and Friends,” took place Dec. 10 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, a...

The Hollywood Report...

Shonda Rhimes honored, Joan Rivers remembered at Hollywood Reporter Breakfast       The event: The Hollywood Reporter hosted its 23rd annual Women in Entertainment breakfast at Milk Studios in Los Angeles on Dec. 10, the day the magazine named the industry’s top 100 female power players....

Music Center of Los ...

Stana Katic, Paula Abdul Join Los Angeles Music Center’s Gala 50th Anniversary Celebration     The event: The Los Angeles Music Center’s 50th anniversary celebration dinner, which immediately followed a Dec. 6 performance spectacular, handily kept up the momentum in a tent...

March of Dimes Celeb...

Elizabeth Banks, Elizabeth Gabler, Steve Carell, Chris Pratt Celebrate Babies     The event: Stars, studio executives, entertainment insiders and others turned out in force for the Dec. 5 March of Dimes “Celebration of Babies: A Hollywood Luncheon” at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel,...

Children’s Def...

Matt Barnes, Chris Messina, Jordana Brewster, John Boyega, Conan O’Brien, Kamala Harris and J.J. Abrams Salute Students Who Beat the Odds     The event: Most Los Angeles awards dinners pay tribute to Hollywood stars, VIP business leaders or big-time philanthropists. But at the...

Stop Cancer Gala

Armie Hammer, Paula Abdul, Barbra Streisand On Hand to Honor Milkens, Tendlers at STOP CANCER Gala     The event: “STOP CANCER” honored Lori and Michael Milken and Audri and Stan Tendler at a glittering gala Nov. 23 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. The program: Michael Hammer...

Rivals United for a ...

USC, UCLA Athletes and Supporters Unite to Benefit Cancer Research     The event: Trojans and Bruins dispensed with their traditional USC/ UCLA sports rivalry,  when they got together to stage the Nov. 16 Rivals United for a Kure Gala at the City Club Los Angeles. Clearly a...

Bill Clinton at the ...

Bill Clinton Says “Be Positive”  The Former President Talks to the Los Angeles World Affairs Council     Click here to see a video of Bill Clinton’s concluding remarks in his Nov. 10 conversation with Terry McCarthy, president and chief executive of the Los...