amfAR Gala honoring ...

Fergie, Chris Martin, James Corden, Tom Hanks turn up to honor Julia Roberts at amfAR Gala     Accepting the Award of Courage on Friday at amfAR Gala Los Angeles, Julia Roberts said she would like to consider the evening her “two-week-early, 50th-birthday party,” a remark...

An Unforgettable Eve...

Chris Martin, Jason Derulo, Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, Isla Fisher join to honor Tom Ford, Judy and Leonard Lauder     As if appearances by singer Jason Derulo, comedian Tig Notaro and actors Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson, Isla Fisher and Elizabeth Hurley didn’t provide enough star...

Global Gourmet Game...

Gourmet Games Kick Off Milken Institute Global Conference     Zucchini a fruit? Trans fat in a Sara Lee cheesecake? These are just two of the things guests learned at the Global Gourmet Games, the fundraiser that kicked off the 4-day Milken Institute Global Conference, which ran May...

Sean Parker Celebrat...

Lady Gaga, John Legend and a host of stars celebrate Sean Parker’s cancer initiative       “Welcome to our backyard,” said Sean Parker, in something of an understatement, as the Napster co-founder and his wife, Alexandra, welcomed an A-list of celebrities, business...

AFI Lifetime Achieve...

AFI Honors Jane Fonda With Lifetime Achievement Award     In one of the year’s most glamorous events – the American Film Institute Lifetime Achievement Awards Gala, Jane Fonda’s son Troy Garity told stories about growing up as “the son of Hanoi Jane,” i.e., being sent to...

BAFTA LA Awards Seas...

BAFTA LA Fetes Nominees at an Afternoon Tea: Tom Hanks, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sandra Bullock, Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett and More     The day before the Golden Globes, the L.A. chapter of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, aka BAFTA Los Angeles, celebrated the...