Matilda at the Ahman...

‘Matilda’s’ L.A. opening a family affair     The event: For some Angelenos, the June 7 opening performance of “Matilda the Musical” at the Ahmanson Theatre was a Family Affair. Comedian Jack Black brought his two sons; “Scandal” actor Dan Bucatinsky and...

Cool Comedy Hot Cuis...

Bob Saget, Jeff Garlin, Jim Gaffigan, Don Rickles, Jimmy Kimmel, John Mayer, join forces for a good cause     The event: Anyone looking for a laugh June 5 merely had to head for the Beverly Wilshire Hotel for “Cool Comedy, Hot Cuisine,” a benefit for the Scleroderma Research...

Best of the Best Par...

2013: A Great Year for Los Angeles Social Events Miley Cyrus: an Early Standout, Kim Kardashian’s 15-Carat Rock, Oprah’s Remarks, The Big Bang Theory’s ‘Rocky Horror Show’ and More       PRISM Gallery Opening  Even before she twerked her way into...

REDCAT Gala With Emc...

Jack Black, Tim Allen, Lari Pittman Pay Tribute to Disney and Catherine Opie at REDCAT Gala   As Jack Black mingled with patrons during the reception at the Mar. 16 REDCAT Gala, I had the fun opportunity to chat with the multi-talented and genial star of “Bernie,” “School of...

Hilarity for Charity

Bruno Mars, Jack Black, Aziz Ansari and More Stars Join Seth Rogen at HILARITY FOR CHARITY    Bruno Mars dedicated his final number at HILARITY FOR CHARITY to Seth Rogen, prime organizer of the Jan. 13 blockbuster comedy and entertainment fest to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association....

PS Arts Express Your...

Adam Sandler, Steve Carell, Jack Black, Calista Flockhart and Their Families Converge on PS ARTS Express Yourself 2011   So what brought Adam Sandler, Steve Carell, Jack Black, Calista Flockhart and nearly another 1,500 guests, including more mega-celebrities, industry executives, community...