Tag Archives: Hollywood

William Friedkin Off The Cuff

Get the Popcorn and Settle in for an Evening with the Always Entertaining Bill Friedkin Whenever Director Bill Friedkin drops in to Larry Edmunds Bookshop in Hollywood to sign some of his books the fun and banter will certainly liven … Continue reading

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99 Percent Gang Shooting In Glendale

Hollywood Studio Launches Controversial Web Series Robin Hood meets All In The Family Everything about ThiaMedia Studios is, well, different.  It’s a Hollywood Studio, only it’s in nearby Glendale.  The Security Guard is a dog who barks to announce your … Continue reading

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The Day Before Halloween in Hollywood

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Hollywood Philosophy on the Street

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Early Paramount Studios

Hollywood’s Legendary Paramount Studios 3 Historians Detail the Complex Beginnings of a Major Force in Film-Making From the Earliest Days of the Silents.  The Actors, Owners, Producers, Directors, and Distributors Who Made History. And, as Michael Christaldi, one of the … Continue reading

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West Hollywood Nightclub Days

 1950s Memories of Celebrities, Mickey Cohen, Jack Ruby, Jimmy Fratiano, JFK, Wiseguys, Movie Stars and Charlie Sample Johnny “X” (last name withheld because ‘you never know who’s left out there’) interviewed by reporter Captain Jack in a wide-ranging discussion of … Continue reading

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Television Story Titans

Richard Kramer and Peter Mehlman in Epic Discussion of Books, TV, Writing, Story-telling, Acting, and Screenwriting. A lively audience packed into Book Soup in Hollywood recently to meet and listen to two of Hollywood’s big names in television comedy. Richard … Continue reading

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Hollywood Hosts “Public Enemy” Author

Bill Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn Talk About Their Lives As American Dissidents As the famous documentary states, “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,” but it was videotaped for the world to watch on youtube, right from Skylight Books in Hollywood.  … Continue reading

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These Things Happen

Book review by Five These Things Happen by Richard Kramer Wesley. George. Kenny. Theo. These are the four main characters whose intertwined lives spark, crackle, and sizzle—in short, leap off the page and thoroughly entertain—in Emmy winning writer/director/producer Richard Kramer’s … Continue reading

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Hollywood Television Writer Nick Antosca

Book Soup Hosts Reading From “The Girlfriend Game” Author and Hollywood television writer Nick Antosca gave a reading from his new book “The Girlfriend Game” at Book Soup on Thursday, September 12, 2013.  Nick told What Up Hollywood that this … Continue reading

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