Oscars®  Celebrate 90 Years with Nomination Announcements

This year the Oscars®  will celebrate 90 years. The much-anticipated nomination announcement begins honoring the best talent and film for the last year. Actress-comedian Tiffany Haddish and actor-director Andy Serkis, joined by Academy President John Bailey, announced the 90th Academy Awards.® The nomination announcement includes 24 categories for The Oscars’® nomination. Priyanka Chopra, Rosario Dawson, Gal Gadot, Salma…

Hollywood’s Award Season Begins ~ Golden Globes

Hollywood’s award season begins with the Golden Globes January 7. This year is a memorable award season with the 90th year of the Academy Awards, the 75th anniversary of the Golden Globes, and 60th year of the  Grammys. The Golden Globes is the start of award season in Hollywood with the Oscars closing out the…

Golden Globes Golden 75th Anniversary Dinner

This year the Golden Globes present their golden anniversary.  The evening is center for celebrities to honor top actors and have an exceptional party. This year’s menu is from Italy specifically where Chef Alberico Nunziata grew up, Sorrento, Italy. He brings an Italian farm to table menu to celebrate 75 years of Golden Globes.    …

Award Season Underway ~ SAG Awards Nominations

Screen Actors Guild Awards announce nominees for the 24th annual award ceremony for, “industry’s most prized honors. The only televised awards show to exclusively honor performers, it presents thirteen awards for acting in film and television.” This year’s nominees bring the top in film and television to the nomination and Lifetime Achievement Award. This year…

The Meyerowitz Stories, Daddy Issues, Cannes Film Festival

Noah Baumbach director of The Meyerowitz Stories presents for the first time at Cannes Film Festival. This comedy-drama brings a star-studded cast: Dustin Hoffman, Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller and Emma Thompson. Baumbach is a singular filmmaker, he is precise in his writing and an expert. The film feels personal and emotional bringing truthfulness. Film synopsis: Estranged siblings gather…

Only The Brave Movie Premiere ~ Granite Mountain Hotshots

Only The Brave, the movie about the Granite Mountain Hotshots from Yarnell, premieres at the Tempe Marketplace at the Harkins Theater. This movie brings the story of the 20 hotshots who fought the Yarnell fire and 19 lost their lives June 30, 2013. “Donut” is the only survivor of this firefighting group. This film is bringing…

Setting the Mood ~ James Pierce Connelly

James Pierce Connelly joins us on the red carpet at the Emmy®Creative Arts Awards. He works production design on The Voice seen on NBC. Each year brings on new aesthetics for the set design on The Voice. Working together with the directors, crew while keeping the audience and contestants in mind they develop a set that provides the sensory experience….

Robot Chicken ~ Emmys® Red Carpet

Mike Fasolo (writer), Tom Root (writer), Matthew Senreich (creator), and Deirdre Devlin(writer) join us on the red carpet at the Emmy® Creative Arts Awards. Robot Chicken is on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim. Seth Green, actor, and Matthew Senreich created this comedy hit. The series uses action figures and incorporates pop culture parodies. The story draws in audiences of all ages by using…

Golden Grandeur ~ Emmys® Governors Ball

Following the Emmys® celebrities like Tracee Ellis Ross, Lily Tomlin, Elisabet Moss, Tituss Burgess, John Lithgow, and Denis O’Hare will gather at the Governors Ball. This year the top in the food, pastry, and design gather to showcase their talents over three evenings at the Governors Ball. This year’s theme is “Golden Grandeur.” “The 2017 Governors Ball and Creative Arts Governors Ball events will…