Entertainment

New “Dancing” Cast Unveiled

HOLLYWOOD—After weeks of speculation and name dropping, the cast for the new season of “Dancing With the Stars” was announced on Tuesday, February 26.  This season will be an interesting one to say the least. Entering the ballroom this season are the following celebrities: “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” and “Vanderpump Rules” star Lisa Vanderpump, Grammy winner and country super-star...

“Argo,” “Life of Pi,” Big Oscar Winners

HOLLYWOOD—It was the biggest night inHollywoodand the one movie reigned supreme after all the hoopla this awards season was “Argo.”  Jack Nicholson had the pleasure of presenting the award for Best Picture alongside special guest Michelle Obama live from The White House.  It was indeed a treat that I do not think anyone at home or in the audience...

“Snitch” Much More Than Meets The Eye

HOLLYWOOD—Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has now starred in two pictures where the title of the movie says it all.  He first started in the picture “Faster” which talks about fast cars and now he stars in “Snitch,” a drama/action picture that follows a father’s journey to protect his son from going to prison. If you come into the picture expecting...

“Dark Skies” Invades Theaters This Weekend

HOLLYWOOD—Time and time again I tell people some of the scariest movies are the supernatural/unknown.  “Dark Skies” introduces audiences to a new element of fear that will leave the spectator unnerved in the theater seat. This supernatural chiller stars Keri Russell as Lacey Barrett who is living the simple suburban life with her family including husband Daniel (Josh Hamilton) and...

“Pretty Little Liars” Recap: ‘Hot Water’

HOLLYWOOD—Tuesday’s episode “Hot Water” didn’t waste any time in delivering more surprises to the audience as Spencer continued to be cornered by the “A” team and as the liars did some digging into Detective Wilden’s (Bryce Johnson) past. The episode opened with the quartet discussing Jason’s (Drew Van Acker) disappearance. They then speculated about CeCe’s (Vanessa Ray) involvement with...

“Extra” Host Mario Lopez Expecting Second Child

HOLLYWOOD—There appears to be a huge baby boom taking place in Hollywood right now.  Earlier this week pop singer Fergie announced her pregnancy to hubby Josh Duhamel and now “Extra” host and actor Mario Lopez announced on Tuesday, February 19, he and wife Courtney are expecting another child. The host and actor announced the news on his show by having...

Fergie Announces Pregnancy Via Twitter

HOLLYWOOD—Black Eyed Peas singer and solo star Fergie is expecting her first child with husband, actor Josh Duhamel.  The singer announced the news via Twitter on Monday, February 18.  “Josh and Me & BABY makes three!!!,” tweeted Fergie.  Included with the tweet was a photo of both Fergie and Josh as kids. This is the first child for couple who...

Predicting The Oscars: Best Picture

HOLLYWOOD—Ok I have to admit it, I’m not a fan of the new rules with Best Picture nominees.  I’d like the old rules when there were only 5 nominees.  The race seemed more competitive, in a sense its still 5 pictures vying for the other prize and the others are just in the category as a consolation.  This year’s...

Decoding The Oscars: Best Director

HOLLYWOOD—Its perhaps the most polarizing race this season, and the most unpredictable at the same time as several titans missed the mark in a huge way.  Director Ben Affleck whose film “Argo” is a heavy favorite for Best Picture was overlooked by the Academy, as were Kathryn Bigelow “Zero Dark Thirty,” Tom Hooper “Les Misérables” and Quentin Tarantino “Django...

“Revenge” Recap: ‘Sacrifice’

HOLLYWOOD—Its the episode that fans have been eagerly anticipating and Sunday night’s episode ‘Sacrifice’ did not disappoint. The body in the water teased at the beginning of the season was finally revealed.  The person close to Emily Thorne who became a casualty was none other than the real Emily Thorne!  Some had foreshadowed this casualty earlier in the week,...