Operation Smile Gala...

Operation Smile honors Selma Blair; event raises more than $1.1 million     The event: At the Oct. 2 “Smile Gala,” Operation Smile honored Selma Blair, the actress cast as Kris Kardashian (now Kris Jenner) in the upcoming TV series, “American Crime Story: The People Vs. O.J....

ADL Entertainment In...

Anti-Defamation League Honors Roma Downey and Mark Burnett   The Anti‐Defamation League honored Roma Downey and Mark Burnett at its May 8 Entertainment Industry Awards Dinner. To read my story about the event in the “All the Rage” section of the Los Angeles Times, click...

Joshua Dubois Book S...

Mark Burnett and Roma Downey Celebrate Joshua Dubois’ Book, “The President’s Devotional,” of Inspirational Messages to Barack Obama    Before Barack Obama became President of the United States, Joshua Dubois sent the Illinois Senator an e-mail offering a spiritual...

Variety and Women In...

Female Primetime Emmy Contenders, VIP TV Execs Converge on Variety & Women In Film’s PreEmmy Affair    No matter how many other PreEmmy celebrations took place Sept. 20 – and there were plenty of them – the night’s party-hoppers didn’t miss the chance to...

Backstage at the Gef...

Clint Eastwood, Carl Reiner Present Awards to Billy Crystal, Bruce Ramer at Backstage at the Geffen     “Backstage at the Geffen” is never predictable. This year’s affair honored Billy Crystal, the actor, comedian and 9-time Oscar host, and Bruce Ramer,...

ADL Centennial Enter...

Jeffrey Katzenberg Honored at Anti-Defamation League’s Centennial Entertainment Industry Dinner     Now celebrating its 100th year, the Anti-Defamation League honored Jeffrey Katzenberg at its “Centennial Entertainment Industry Dinner,” in accordance with this year’s...