E! Talk Soup host Joel McHale, Chevy Chase and John Oliver star as a montley crue breakfast club-esque study group in NBC’s Fall 2009 irreverent comedy – Community – set in a local junior college.
Screenwriter and director Nora Ephron’s new summer flick Julie & Julia is based on two true stories intertwining the lives of two women [Julia Child & Julie Powell] who, though separated by time and space, are both at loose ends until they discover that with the right combination of passion, fearlessness and butter, anything is possible. Meryl Streep’s Julia Child and Amy Adams’ Julie Powell rolls into theaters on Friday, August 7th.
Julie & Julia is based on Julie Powell’s book Julie and Julia: 365 Days, 524 Recipes, 1 Tiny Apartment Kitchen and My Life in France by Julia Child with Alex Prud’homm.
The academy award winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black and Hernando Bansuelo – tied on his white knot: symbolizing support of same-sex marriage – celebrate activists and their work at The 20th Annual GLAAD Media Awards presented by IBM in Los Angeles @ the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live. Thanks Josh Watson and Hernando Bansuelo for the email.
The Alfred P. Sloan prize winner – Max Mayer’s Adam – at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival was purchased by Fox Searchlight and they’ve just release the 1st look trailer. New York Stage & Film founder Max Mayer directs Hugh Dancy, Rose Byrne, Amy Irving, Frankie Faison, Mark Linn-Baker and Peter Gallagher in dramedy film about a relationship between a somewhat socially dysfunctional young man [Hugh Dancy] and the woman [Rose Byrne] of his dreams.
Max Mayer is repped by Harley Copen, Emile Gladstone and Nathan Ross @ International Creative Management (ICM) and his New York Stage & Film is located @ 315 West 36th Street Suite 1006 in New York City.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC] have stated that Swine Influenza’s symptoms are similar to those of other strains of human flu: including fever, cough, sore throat, body aches, headache, chills and fatigue. And a few patients have reported suffering from diarrhea and vomiting as well.
The ex-frontman of The Smiths – Morrissey release a new music video – Something Is Squeezing My Skull – off his latest and ninth solo album – Years of Refusal. I saw Morrissey on his last tour at the Palladium show in Los Angeles and it was a great show, can’t wait to see him perform again. In the meantime kids, enjoy Miz’s spanking new video below –
Maude and The Golden Girls actress Bea Arthur Arthur died today at home in Los Angeles home at the age of 86 years-old and had been battling cancer. Ms. Arthur was born on May 13th of 1922 in New York, New York. She’ll be missed and forever viewed by television fans in syndication of TV land.
Betty White’s statement: Bea was such an important part of a very happy time in my life and I have dearly loved her for a very long time. How lucky I was to know her.
Rue McClanahan’s statement: [Thirty-seven] years ago she showed me how to be very brave in playing comedy. I’ll miss that courage. And I’ll miss that voice.
Bea Arthur’s personal assistant – Dan Witt said “She was a brilliant and witty woman. Bea will always have a special place in my heart.” Bea Arthur was repped by Matthew Del Piano @ Creative Artists Agency (CAA).
OSCAR winner Renée Zellweger stars as social worker Emily Jenkins in director Christian Alvart’s Case 39 – Emily Jenkins rescues a young girl from abusive parents but begins to suspect the girl may not be so innocent after all – and you can view the trailer below.
Renée Zellweger is repped by Kevin Huvane @ Creative Artists Agency (CAA), manager John Carrabino @ John Carrabino Management and publicists Nanci Ryder and Leslie Sloane Zelnik @ Baker/Winokur/Ryder.
The dynamic duo – Andrew Chen & Johan – behind the design house of 3sixteen takes us behind their luscious photo shoot for their must-haves Fall 2009 prêt–à–porter. The editorial piece was directed and edited by Sarah Krusen [Chen] and modeling by Devon Drakkar and Lane Simmons.
You can read more about the fashion house and its creative director and designers @ CorduroyMag.com and pick up Corduroy magazine @ newsstands. The 3sixteen Fall 2009 collection debuts August 2009 and the 3sixteen tag comes from John 3:16 in the Bible.
Empire’s 20th anniversary edition by guest creative-editor Steven Spielberg gives us another exclusive look, this time of director Martin Scorsese’s Shutter Island, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, Mark Ruffalo, Ben Kingsley, Max Von Sydow, Emily Mortimer, Jackie Earle Haley, Patricia Clarkson, Christopher Denham and Curtiss Cook and rolls into theaters on Friday, October 22.
Shutter Island tells the story of two United States Marshalls sent to a federal institution for the criminally insane located in Boston’s Outer Harbor to capture a violent female escapee.
Martin Scorsese is repped by Chris Donnelly and Ariel Emanuel @ Endeavor, attorneys Jake Bloom and Ralph Brescia @ Bloom Hergott Diemer Rosenthal LaViolette Feldman & Goodman, LLP, manager Rick Yorn @ Rick Yorn Management Company and publicist Leslee Dart @ 42West.