The Century Plaza Hotel was transformed into the legendary Cocoanut Grove to support the Center Theatre Group Affiliates; Lladro, the world-renowned creator of porcelain art, celebrated its 60th anniversary at their Beverly Hills boutique
The usually elusive Harrison Ford was on hand at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, to present the Wallis Annenberg Public Service Award to his friend, Randy Sherman, M.D. who has been a volunteer surgeon with Operation Smile for 25 years
Procuder/Actor Joe Boyd debuted his new film, A Strange Brand of Happy also starring Rebecca St. James and Shirley Jones; Party Giver Extraordinaire, Doris Bergman, invited us to her Style Lounge & Party honoring the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards
The palatial Bel-Air estate of Jeanne & Anthony Pritzker, with views of the entire city, was the perfect setting of “Stars Under the Stars”, a one time appearance by the world-renowned artists of the American Ballet Theatre
Famed attorney Robert Shapiro paid tribute to his deceased eldest son, Brent, who succumbed to alcohol and drug use, by honoring sober individuals and educating about addiction; The event honored Ted Danson (Cheers) and actor Harry Hamlin
The Former First Lady of California, Maria Shriver held a charity benefit in Beverly Hills for Best Buddies; the organization's mission is to foster friendships and workplace opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Oscar winning actress Shirley Jones hosted a celebrity book signing party at Barnes & Nobles; among the celebs in attendance were Frank Stallone (Sly’s younger bro), Renee Taylor (The Nanny), Joe Bologna, Charlene Tilton (Dallas) and Diane Ladd
The Polo season in Southern California leaped forward with a spectacular match between the Beverly Hills Polo Club and the Celebrity Ranch Polo Club, for a Charity event in tribute to The Great Gatsby film at Will Rogers State Park
Ivan Amodei might be the best-kept secret in tinsel town ... he is celebrating his 400th show this year at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, and is ranked #1 on Trip Advisor of attractions in Beverly Hills!
The chic L’Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills was the perfect setting for the glamorous wedding reception for gorgeous jewelry designer, Caldwell Sutherland and Robert C Bogert, famed inventor, who is credited with creating the air sole for Nike
Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman, Mel Gibson and Naomi Watts were among the Australian A-List Celebs celebrating the 10th Anniversary G’Day Gala in Los Angeles showcasing Australian Achievements throughout the United States.
Norby Walter’s 23rd Annual “Night of 100 Stars” Oscar Viewing Gala returns to the Beverly Hills Hotel’s Crystal Ballroom with approximately 150-200 film and TV celebs attending including 50 Academy Award Winners and Nominees.
Grammy nominated musical composer & director Stormy Sachs hosted “Hooray for Hollywood..High” a star-studded fundraiser at the El Capitan Theatre which honored Carol Burnett, an alumni of the school, as well as other celebrities
The Beverly Wilshire Hotel morphed into a Winter Wonderland, (complete with snow and Santa himself) when Let The Kids Grow Foundation held their recent fundraising event, hosted by Philanthropist and noted business leader, Simin Hashemizadeh
The Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors held their 30th Anniversary Awards Dinner, where Michael Lombardo (President of HBO Programming), Producer Gale Anne Hurd (The Walking Dead), and John Moffitt (Comic Relief) were among the Honorees.
Cover Girl and fashion model Jasmine Dustin and Celebrity Matchmaker Gina Hendrix hosted the launch party for Models n’Mutts, a new organization of models and other beautiful women who raise money for animals in need
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa was honored by A Window Between Worlds with the organization’s first ever heART Award for coming forward as a childhood domestic violence survivor and his unwavering commitment to ending this silent epidemic
Operation Smile Ambassadors Roma Downey (Touched By An Angel) and TV Producer Mark Burnett presented the Universal Smile Award to Dancing with the Stars co-host Brooke-Burke-Charvet and actor husband David Charvet
The Los Angeles Opera presented Verdi’s rarely performed opera, The Two Foscari starring Placido Domingo. La Boheme restaurant hosted a Primetime Emmy Awards gifting lounge attended by Emmy Nominated actors, former winners and presenters
Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor Beau Bridges will be honored with the Betty Garrett Lifetime Achievement Award at the 50th Anniversary Gala of Theatre West on Sept. 13th at the Taglyan Cultural Center in Hollywood
The Khronos Group releases the OpenGL ES 3.0 specs, bringing significant functionality and portability enhancements to the royalty-free 3D graphics API (application programming interface) used on the majority of the world’s smartphones and tablets
SIGGRAPH returns to Los Angeles this year and the annual computer graphics conference will feature an all-star line-up of production sessions featuring an impressive roster of elite and talented Hollywood computer graphic experts and creative talent