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  • Steven Ivory: Ga Ga for Gaga

    Feb 25, 15 by blueolive Comments Off on Steven Ivory: Ga Ga for Gaga

    *After Lady Gaga let go of the last note from her “Sound of Music” performance, you could almost hear the collective dropping of jaws from coast to coast and around the world. Gaga  left the audience at Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre stunned. Julie Andrews couldn’t conceal her awe. This wasn’t a flavor of the moment sticking […]

  • NAN LA Announces Protest of Sunday’s Academy Awards Program

    Feb 20, 15 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *As the world knows, all of this year’s Oscar nominees were white. There’s been a lot of talk about the situation which highlights Hollywood’s ongoing problem with diversity, or lack there of. Well, it should come as no surprise that activists like Najee Ali and Rev. K.W. Tulloss and activist organization, the National Action Network, […]

  • Remember That ‘Twitter-breaking’ Picture Ellen Had Taken at the Oscars? Guess Who Owns It?

    Mar 6, 14 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *Not Ellen. I don’t think there is a person alive that watched The Academy Awards and don’t think Ellen DeGeneres is one of the greatest hosts the show has ever had. The second-time host of the arguably most watched awards show coming out of Hollywood, has such a natural way with comedy; so down-played you […]

  • Robin Roberts, Tyson Beckford Among ABC’s Oscar Pre-Show Co-Hosts

    Feb 17, 14 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Robin Roberts and Lara Spencer of ABC’s “Good Morning America” will hit the red carpet for the network’s Oscar live pre-show coverage. They’ll be joined by Jess Cagle, editor of People and editorial director of Entertainment Weekly, as well as actor, model and television host Tyson Beckford. The network’s red carpet coverage will kick off […]

  • Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer in New BET, 20/20 Specials

    Feb 20, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Forget ‘LINsanity. Award season has been VIOLAted – in a good way of course – with long overdue accolades for “The Help” star Viola Davis. For the past two months, she and her talented co-star Octavia Spencer have been making the obligatory talk show rounds to promote the film, as well as their Oscar nominations […]

  • Eddie Murphy, Brett Ratner Already Plotting Next Project

    Nov 7, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Director Brett Ratner says he’s already in talks with “Tower Heist” star Eddie Murphy for yet another new project. “I’d make anything with Eddie,” Ratner told The Wrap without further elaboration. (He did say that it’s not the widely reported “Beverly Hills Cop 4,” even though he’d still like to make that one day.) Over […]