Pictured: Hailee Steinfeld, Sofia Vergara, Jessica Parker Kennedy
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association Installation Dinner was held in Beverly Hills. The event was their annual Grants Banquet where the organiation dished out $1.9 million for worthy charitable causes. Amongst those accepting grants were Robert Pattinson and Eddie Redmayne for the American Film Institute (AFI). Learn more about the cause and get ready for movie awards at the Golden Globes website.
The star-studded Hollywood premiere of Disney’s Maleficent took place last night at El Capitan Theater. The film is a live-action re-imagining of Walt Disney’s 1959 animated film Sleeping Beauty, and portrays the story from the perspective of the antagonist, Maleficent, played by Angelina Jolie. The film will be released to US theaters on May 30th. Visit Maleficent for more information.
Awards season kicks-off and last night Audi held their event to celebrate the Golden Globes held at Cecconi’s restaurant. The 2014 Golden Globes takes place this Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel and will once again be hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Leading the way with seven nominations a piece are 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle. Woody Allen is set to be honored with a lifetime achievement award. Check out the full list of nominees. The show airs on NBC this Sunday, 1/12, at 8pm ET/5pm PT.
Pictured: Anna Hutchison, Chloe Bennet, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Maria Menounos, Paris Berelc
Outside of Jaimie Alexander, here are 5 of the best dressed from last night’s Los Angeles premiere of Thor: The Dark World. As you know, the film is the sequel to the 2011 film which stars Liam Hemsworth as Thor with Natalie Portman as Jane Foster. Also reprising their roles from the first film are Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Tadanobu Asano, Jaimie Alexander, Rene Russo and Anthony Hopkins. The film opens internationally on October 30th with the US wide-release on November 8th. Visit Marvel’s Thor for all the latest information including tickets and showtimes.
Pictured: Carolina Guerra, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Hannah New, and Laura Haddock
Definitely one of the sexiest parties to hit up last night in the city! The Starz network and Time Warner Cable hosted a special one-night only performance inspired by the network’s two drama series ‘Da Vinci’s Demons‘ and the upcoming series ‘Black Sails‘.
Here’s more about each woman: Carolina Guerra: “Carolina Guerra (born 1986 or 1987) is a Colombian model, actress and television presenter chosen in 2005 to represent the nation’s capital as Miss Bogotá. She won a Škoda Fabia hatchback, 25 million pesos with which to prepare for the national beauty competition in Cartagena, a gold tiara and a jewel.” (Source)
Jessica Parker Kenedy: She’s one of the stars in ‘Black Sails’ (premiering in January, 2014). More from Wiki: “…born October 3, 1984, [Jessica] is a Canadian actress. known for her appearances on television series such as Smallville, Undercovers and Kaya.” (Source)
Hanna New: She’s also one of the stars of the upcoming ‘Black Sails’ series. I have a feeling she’s gonna go places! OW! Hanna, you have to get your agent to make you a Wiki entry! Chop-chop!
Laura Haddock: She’s one of the main stars of ‘Da Vinci’s Demons’, which just wrapped up its first season. Season two drops in 2014. From her Wiki: “Laura Jane Haddock (born 21 August 1985) is an English actress, known for portraying Kacie Carter in Honest, Bethan in The Colour of Magic, Natasha in Monday Monday, Sam in How Not to Live Your Life and Alison in The Inbetweeners Movie.” (Source)
The Carrie Los Angeles premiere was held at The ArcLight Hollywood. Chloe Moretz stars as Carrie while Julianne Moore stars as Carrie’s mother, Margaret White. Judy Greer also stars as Miss Desjardin, the gym teacher, while Portia Doubleday stars as Chris Hargensen. This is the third film adaptation of Stephen King’s novel and supposedly holds true to the original novel. Look for it in theaters October 18th. Visit Carrie movie for more information.
Pictured: Carly Chaikin, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Kat Graham, Sarah Hyland
Audi and Altuzarra Kicked-off Emmy Week 2013 with a party at Ceconni’s West Hollywood. The 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards airs live this Sunday, September 22nd, on CBS with host Neil Patrick Harris. 30 Rock leads the way with 9 nominations followed by 8 each for Breaking Bad, Modern Family, and Saturday Night Live. Check out the full list of nominees and keep up with our entire coverage of the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards including the Creative Arts Emmy Awards along with all the parties and luncheons leading up to the event on Sunday night.
Ariel Foxman And The West Coast Editors Of InStyle hosted the 12th Annual InStyle Summer Soiree last night. Held at the Mondrion in Hollywood, there just way too many ladies in attendance to cover everyone so we picked our 10 best dressed from the event. Some of the others in attendance were Aly and AJ Michalka, Julianne Hough, Brittany Snow, and Giada De Laurentiis, to name a few. Anyways, the event was pretty much to invite a bunch of celebrities to hang out and get photographed. Guess we should give a plug to InStyle for hosting the event.
In addition to Lily Collins, Ashley Greene,and Julianne Hough, these five ladies also walked the red carpet at the premiere of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones at ArcLight Cinemas Cinerama Dome. The film stars Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Kevin Zegers, Jemima West, Godfrey Gao, Lena Headey, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Aidan Turner, Robert Sheehan, Kevin Durand, and Jared Harris. Look for it in theaters on August 21st. For more info, visit The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones website.
Brooklyn teenager Clary Fray goes with her best friend Simon Lewis to a nightclub, and witnesses a murder. Even with Simon by her side, Clary seems to be the only actual witness to the crime. At the club she meets shadowhunter Jace Wayland and is catapulted into a world that has so far been unknown to her. She then discovers that her mother, Jocelyn, has been attacked and taken from their home in New York City by a man named Valentine in his search of an object known as the Mortal Cup. [Wiki]
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Pictured: Rochelle Wiseman, Una Healy, Mollie King, Frankie Sanford, Vanessa White
NYLON Magazine Celebrated their October “IT Issue” and launch of their Hello Kitty Forever collection By Forever 21 at The London Hotel in West Hollywood. The Saturdays (Rochelle Wiseman, Una Healy, Mollie King, Frankie Sanford, Vanessa White) headlined the event as they continue to try and saturate themselves into the Hollywood scene as they ramp up for their US release and reality TV show. In addition, there were a bunch of other girls in attendance, as seen below. Nylone Mag’s IT Issue is on newstands now.