Archive for 'Hollywood 411'
Happy New Year! Yes, unlike the atrocious “HNY!” I’ve been seeing in mass emails lately, I’ve decided to spell it out and say it formally sans acronym. Happy. New. Year. 2011 was a really interesting year for me professionally, as I ventured away from the geek corner of video game features/news and injected my nerdy [...]
Posted: January 3rd, 2012 under geekista, Hollywood 411, Uncategorized.
Tags: 2011, 2012, cloris leachman, emily valentine, entertainment, hollywood 411, Hollywood Dailies, new year's, reelz channel, the voice, tv guide, video games
Dexter’s got his murder mojo back! Before the debut of the sixth season, I chatted up Michael C. Hall, James Remar, Colin Hanks and more Dexter stars about the new season at Comic-Con.
Happy Labor Day weekend, everyone! There are lists out there galore about what TV marathons to catch and what movies to watch but if you have Netflix streaming, I suggest you park it on the lounger and watch FX’s “Sons of Anarchy.” I cannot even begin to write about how insanely obsessed I’ve become with [...]
I think it’s safe to say I’ve now effectively recovered from Comic-Con 2011. This year was my third in a row covering the Con and, as always, it was a frenzy of press lines, Mario Vaders, soft pretzels and the occasional fancy sushi at Nobu (because it’s close to the convention center and I heard [...]
Posted: August 5th, 2011 under braincandy, geekista, Hollywood 411, net culture.
Tags: comic-con 2011, Darth Vader, death valley, game of thrones, geek, ian somerhalder, jedi, MTV, peter dinklage, Powerman 5000, SDCC, Spider, Star Wars, taylor lautner, the big bang theory, the vampire diaries, Twilight
Tonight, I successfully avoiding OD’ing on the press room hummus and finished covering the finale of NBC’s The Voice, the summer’s breakout singing competition hit. Father of two Javier Colon took home the top prize, narrowly beating out doe-eyed indie darling Dia Frampton by a mere 2% in voting. After having been on the Voice [...]
Posted: June 29th, 2011 under Hollywood 411, net culture, race in hollywood.
Tags: adam levine, beverly mcclellan, blake shelton, carson daly, cee-lo green, christina aguilera, dia frampton, Facebook, gnarls barkley, javier colon, maroon 5, miranda lambert, nbc, stevie nicks, the voice, twitter, vicci martinez
I’m sometimes asked why I decided to pursue a career in television. Part of it has been because I’ve always had an insatiable appetite for popular culture, news, information. I believe that truth is often stranger than fiction and the best stories are the ones you hear from the source. I enjoy meeting people from [...]
Posted: May 19th, 2011 under Hollywood 411, race in hollywood, video.
Tags: alex o'loughlin, asian, daniel dae kim, grace park, hawaii, hawaii five-o, hollywood, larisa oleynik, scott caan, tv guide
sitting down with “justice for natalee holloway” star stephen amell, a.k.a. the most handsome creepy killer on tv.
I sat down with probably the most handsome creepy killer to hit Lifetime and soon-to-be rival gigolo on HBO’s Hung, Stephen Amell.