OSCAR WINNER ALFONSO CUARON BRINGS ACTION/ FANTASY DRAMA ‘BELIEVE’ TO NBC!
NBC has taken a walk on the supernatural side with the network’s new action/ fantasy drama, Believe, which centers around a gifted 10 year-old girl, Bo (Johnny Sequoyah) who can read minds, levitate, tell the future…and that’s only the beginning. The extent of her powers continues to unfold in this much talked about addition to the NBC line up. Not least of which is because a certain Academy Award winner for Best Director, Alfonso Cuaron (Gravity) is the creator of the show and J.J Abrams (Star Trek, Lost) is executive producer. (FOR REVIEW, GO TO TELEVISION PAGE)
Miley Cyrus left the twerking and tongue slinging behind as she was transformed into a geek-chic princess in Marc Jacobs newly released spring advertising campaign. We have grown more accustomed to seeing Cyrus working up a frenzy on the stage. But in the Marc Jacobs campaign, the Wrecking Ball singer is seen brooding and lost in thought, washed up on a beach amid storm clouds, donning exquisite Jacobs pieces. (FOR MORE, GO TO FASHION + BEAUTY PAGE) SARAH JESSICA PARKER CHANNELS ALTER-EGO CARRIE BRADSHAW, DEBUTING SJP SHOE LINE!
Art imitated life on Thursday as Sarah Jessica Parker debuted her brand new shoe line, SJP, in-store at Nordstrom at The Grove in Los Angeles. Jessica-Parker famously played the shoe-obsessed, particularly Manolo Blahnik-obsessed Carrie Bradshaw on the hit show, Sex and the City. The mother-of-three joined forces with Manolo Blahnik CEO, George Malkemus to launch SJP, a match seemingly made in heaven. (FOR MORE, GO TO FASHION + BEAUTY PAGE) ‘BREAKING BAD’ ALUM AARON PAUL PLAYS LEADING MAN AT ‘NEED FOR SPEED’ HOLLYWOOD PREMIERE!
Breaking Bad alum Aaron Paul is used to playing second fiddle to Bryan Cranston, but on Thursday night in Hollywood, it was Paul’s turn to take center stage at the premiere of Need for Speed. A playful Paul made a dramatic entrance, rolling up to the TCL Chinese Theatre red carpet in a blue Ford classic, joined by his wife Lauren Parsekian who played peekaboo in a sheer black gown. The happy couple were joined on the red carpet by Dominic Cooper, Michael Keaton, Imogen Poots, and Jessica Szhor. (FOR MORE, GO TO FILM PAGE) RIHANNA AND KEIRA KNIGHTLEY LIGHT THINGS UP AT CHANEL F/W 2014 PARIS FASHION WEEK RUNWAY SHOW!
Not many people can say they have gone shopping with Karl Lagerfeld, but ‘it’ model Cara Delevingne can say just that, as she walked the shopping isles with the design master at the Chanel Fall/ Winter 2014 show. Stars including Keira Knightley and a more demure Rihanna took front row seats at the exciting show. (FOR MORE, GO TO FASHION + BEAUTY PAGE) PARTY TIME: ANGELINA JOLIE, BRAD PITT, MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY, JARED LETO AND LUPITA NYONG’O CELEBRATE AT OSCARS GOVERNORS BALL!
The Governors Ball was THE party to be at, after the 86th Annual Academy Awards and all the A-Listers showed up to celebrate each other and nosh on Wolfgang Puck’s delights including mini chocolate Oscars. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt joined the party, while Ellen DeGeneres and Portia De Rossi mingled with their famous friends with Degeneres’ hosting duties behind her. Lupita Nyong’o and Matthew McConaughey watched their names being carved into their golden statuettes and Jared Leto celebrated sweet victory with his big brother. (FOR MORE, GO TO NEWS + EVENTS PAGE) OSCARS 2014 RED CARPET: LUPITA NYONG’O, JENNIFER LAWRENCE, CATE BLANCHETT, AMY ADAMS SCORE HIGH FASHION MARKS!
Oscar nominee Lupita Nyong’o looked every inch the princess in a plunging powder blue Prada gown whose color she said reminded her of Nairobi, Kenya, where she comes from. Angelina Jolie worked metallic magic in Elie Saab Haute Couture, attending with partner and Oscar nominee Brad Pitt. Best Actress nominee Cate Blanchett was effortless in a nude embellished Giorgio Armani, while fellow Best Actress nominee Amy Adams looked sleek in a strapless royal blue Gucci gown which popped against her pale skin. (FOR FASHION WRAP UP, GO TO FASHION + BEAUTY PAGE) BRAD PITT, ANGELINA JOLIE, LUPITA NYONG’O, CATE BLANCHETT, REESE WITHERSPOON COME OUT FOR THE 2014 INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARDS!
It was a couples outing for Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie who matched in black, skipping the press line at the 2014 Independent Spirit Awards. The ladies did not disappoint on the red carpet, mixing it up with lots of color and having fun with the more relaxed tone of the event that doles out honors to independently funded films. (FOR RED CARPET COVERAGE, GO TO FASHION + BEAUTY PAGE) IT WAS A FEAST OF COLOR AND SHADES OF THE 80S AT CHRISTIAN DIOR FALL/ WINTER 2014 SHOW AT PARIS FASHION WEEK!
Raf Simmons presented a feast of color with the house of Dior’s Fall/ Winter 2014 collection at Paris Fashion Week. It is no wonder Jennifer Lawrence is proud to be Dior’s brand ambassador, with so much beauty strutting down the Parisian runway. With shades of the 80s, there were pop pinks, oranges, pinks, blues, greens and yellows, all strategically placed among signature black pieces. (FOR MORE, GO TO FASHION + BEAUTY PAGE) KATE HUDSON, NAOMI WATTS, EMMY ROSSUM, ASHLEY GREENE AND MORE CELEBRATE AT DECADES OF GLAMOUR EVENT!
The stars swarmed Soho House in West Hollywood on Tuesday night for the Decades of Glamour event presented by BVLGARI. It was a fierce fashion stand off, with everyone bringing their A-game from Naomi Watts in a strapless black Altuzurra gown with red and pink accents, to Emmy Rossum in a plunging royal-blue J.Mendel piece. (FOR MORE, GO TO NEWS + EVENTS PAGE) THE RUNNING MAN: A SIT-DOWN WITH AMIR ARISON
Amir Arison is a man on a mission. And a man in a hurry to grow and to challenge himself with each new role he takes on. Arison has established himself in Hollywood with notable roles on HOMELAND, ZERO HOUR, LAW & ORDER: SVU, DALLAS, and STATE OF GEORGIA just to name a few. With roles on hit shows THE BLACKLIST and GIRLS, there’s no slowing down for this dynamic talent. (FOR FULL INTERVIEW, GO TO FEATURED ARTICLES PAGE) EMILIO PUCCI DELIVERS EMBELLISHED PERFECTION AND BOHEMIAN CHIC WITH FALL/WINTER 2014 SHOW AT MILAN FASHION WEEK!
It was all about the Bohemian nomad with Emilio Pucci’s Fall/ Winter 2014 collection . The nomadic theme is one that showed up in Etro’s Fall/ Winter 2014 collection. But with Pucci, the textures were very different with ample use of signature crystal embellishment on short, sexy dresses. (FOR MORE, GO TO FASHION + BEAUTY PAGE) THE NEXT LIST: LYNDON SMITH
Lyndon Smith’s lake-blue eyes reel you in right from the start. The brunette beauty joins the cast of the hit NBC dramatic series, PARENTHOOD, playing college student Natalie and love interest to Drew Holt (Miles Heizer). Smith also flexes her artistic muscles in the upcoming features THE CIRCLE and THE FORGER alongside John Travolta and Christopher Plummer, and is one of our faces to watch in 2014. (FOR MORE, GO TO FEATURED ARTICLES PAGE)