Cool Comedy Hot Cuis...

Dana Delany, Ryan Gosling’s Bidding War at Cool Comedy, Hot Cuisine   Given the spirited bidding between guests Ryan Gosling and Dana Delany for a 10-person dinner at their own homes with “Top Chef Masters” Traci Des Jardins and Mary Sue Milliken, the host of Friday...

Backstage at the Gef...

Backstage at the Geffen Celebrates the Theater’s 20th with Stories, Celebs        After taking the podium as emcee of the annual Backstage at the Geffen event, Dana Delany lamented the rise of technology. Recalling the days before cellphones when actors conversed during...

Make Equality Realit...

Kathy Griffin Hosts Make Equality Reality Dinner Honoring Gloria Steinem, Salma Hayek Pinault     The event: Kathy Griffin hosted “Make Equality Reality,” a fundraiser for Equality Now, which advocates for the rights of women and girls around the world. The comedian deemed the...

Hammer Museum Gala ...

Viola Davis, Charles Ray Pay Tribute to Tony Kushner, Robert Gober at the Hammer Gala with Will Ferrell and Rita Wilson     At the Hammer‘s “Gala in the Garden,” sponsored by Bottega Veneta, event co-chair Rita Wilson spoke of her love for the Westwood museum. “Tom...

Great Los Angeles Ga...

L.A.’s Glamorous Galas of 2012    Without doubt, Los Angeles saw some exceptional affairs this year. The ones listed below seemed extra-special, however, as they were all expertly presented, attracting celebrities as well as top business leaders. Even more significantly, the arts...

Hammer Museum Gala ...

Rachel Maddow and Steve Martin Celebrate Barbara Kruger and Cindy Sherman at a Wow of a Hammer Museum Gala   “Wow,” said Steve Martin, on taking the podium at the Oct. 6 at the Hammer Museum Gala in the Garden 2012. (See 30 event pictures in the gallery below.) There to pay tribute to...