Unite 4 Humanity Gal...

Amy Poehler, Halle Berry, Pink, Ewan McGregor, Josh Hutcherson, Christina Applegate, Lauren Paul and Aaron Paul honored at Unite4:Humanity Gala      The event: Hollywood stars took center stage at the Beverly Hilton Hotel Feb. 19 in recognition of their philanthropic pursuits. The...

Movies for Grownups ...

Kevin Costner, Jon Favreau, J.K. Simmons, Rene Russo Honored at Movies for Grownups Awards Gala   The event: Child stars, octogenarians, actors, directors, producers and others spanning all ages packed the ballroom Feb. 2 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel for the 2015 AARP Movies for Grownups...

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...

Los Angeles Ballet G...

Paula Abdul, Jane Seymour, Lori Milken Honored at Los Angeles Ballet Gala     Paula Abdul, Jane Seymour and Lori Milken were honored at the Los Angeles Ballet Gala Apr. 12 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel. To read my story in the “All the Rage” section of the Los Angeles...

Movies For Grownups ...

Kathy Griffin Hosts Movies for Grownups Awards Gala Honoring Susan Sarandon and Top Films     Calling AARP “the new mafia, the new Sopranos,” event host Kathy Griffin said, “Let me tell you something about the American Association of Real Possibilities. They are not screwing...

Operation Smile Gala

Kate Walsh, Lionsgate’s Kevin Beggs, Dr. Randy Sherman Honored by Operation Smile with Emcee Brooke Burke-Charvet, Presenter Harrison Ford     At the Operation Smile Gala, held Sept. 27 at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Brooke Burke-Charvet and her husband, actor David Charvet,...