MAGNOLIA PICTURES BRINGS MATTHEW BRODERICK’S “WONDERFUL WORLD” TO AMERICAN SCREENS

New York – September 29, 2009 – The Wagner/Cuban Companies’ Magnolia Pictures announced today that it has acquired North American rights to WONDERFUL WORLD starring Matthew Broderick. Produced by Glenn Williamson, Miranda Bailey and Matt Leutwyler, financed by Ambush Entertainment, WONDERFUL WORLD is the directorial debut of Josh Goldin, writer of Darkman, another Matthew Broderick vehicle Out on a Limb,

AFI FEST ANNOUNCES HALLOWEEN PROGRAMMING

Los Angeles, CA, September 29, 2009—AFI FEST 2009 presented by Audi today announced films scheduled for Halloween, all of which celebrate horror genre. Joe Dante’s THE HOLE, Sean Byrne’s THE LOVED ONES, Ted Kotcheff’s WAKE IN FRIGHT and Michael Stephenson’s BEST WORST MOVIE will screen on Saturday, October 31 at the Mann Chinese 6 Theatres in Hollywood.

“COUPLES RETREAT” PROMOTION

LOS ANGELES – Sept. 29, 2009 –Awkward Family Photos (www.awkwardfamilyphotos.com) invites couples everywhere to show the world just how uncomfortable it can be with your other half. The wildly popular website launches its first branded campaign – a contest to find the world’s most awkward couple – sponsored by Universal Pictures’ upcoming comedy COUPLES RETREAT.

OWN GENE RODDENBERRY’S COMPUTER!

PROFILES IN HISTORY TO OFFER EARLY PRODUCTION MACINTOSH 128 COMPUTER GIVEN TO
GENE RODDENBERRY BY APPLE COMPUTER

Iconic Technological Artifact Will Be Part of Their Huge October 8-9, 2009 Auction

Calabasas, CA, September 17, 2009 – Profiles in History, the world’s leading auctioneer of Hollywood memorabilia, will be offering an early production Macintosh 128 computer,

ABC DEBUTS NEW FALL SHOWS AT 2009 PALEY FALL TV FESTIVAL

September 15, 2009

Beverly Hills, CA 

 

photos and article copyright Suzanne Philips

 

The Paley Center for Media wrapped up it’s 2009 Fall TV Festival last night in Beverly Hills.  ABC presented several of it’s new shows to a sold out crowd. 

A reception preceded the event,

“STANDING ON CEREMONY” PLAYS TO A PACKED HOUSE

September 12, 2009

North Hollywood, CA 

Photos and article copyright Suzanne Philips

 

The historic El Portal Theatre in North Hollywood was the site of an important one night only benefit play reading to bring attention to the issue  of Gay Marriage.  Director Brian Shnipper brought together an outstanding list of playwrights and actors in 11 short plays that all touch on the issue of Gay rights as they apply to marriage.

NOTICE! ACCIDENT CAUSES SATURDAY NIGHT MUSIC CHANGE

Boggy Creek out due to band member’s accident. Common Ground to play Sept 12 show.

SPIRIT OF THE SUWANNEE MUSIC PARK, LIVE OAK, FLA – The Boggy Creek Band regrets it has to cancel its performance at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park Sept. 12. The cancellation is due to the lead guitar player‘s hand being broken in an unfortunate accident while loading equipment at another event!

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