Archive for 'THE HOLLYWOOD LIFE'
Posted on 12. Apr, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Walt Disney Studios laid off 150 workers last week, including several senior executives. The job cuts didn’t include eliminating entire departments and the job cuts won’t impact the studio’s restructuring. According to Variety, employees working in home entertainment, production, distribution and marketing, and Disney’s theater and music business in New York City were impacted the most [...]
Posted on 14. Nov, 2012 by Hollywood Mom.
HMB attended an exclusive screening of ParaNorman in 3D on November 8, 2012 sponsored by Animation Magazine and Focus Features that was followed by an intimate Q&A with film’s writer, directors and producers – HMB Writer Valerie Sullivan attended. My son Cody and I had not seen ParaNorman prior to this special screening and while it wasn’t [...]
Posted on 13. Nov, 2012 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
On Sunday, November 11, P.S. Arts and The Bell Foundation hosted the 2012 Express Yourself art fair and family day at the Santa Monica Airport’s Barker Hangar celebrating art and art education with L.A.’s best restaurants, craft booths, musical performances, and even kiddy fashion make-overs. Paul Frank, sponsor of the event, sent me, hubby, the kid, and the grandparents so I could [...]
Posted on 20. Oct, 2012 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
I admit it. My first love is the City of Angels, but I adore Las Vegas. Correction, I adore Vegas in two day increments. Two days is just enough time to go to the spa, have a fabulous meal or two, see a show and shop, shop, shop. On our last few trips to Las Vegas, [...]
Posted on 05. Oct, 2012 by Hollywood Mom.
TALENT MANAGERS ASSOCIATION CELEBRATES ITS FINEST AND CONGRATULATES THE WINNERS OF THE 11TH ANNUAL HELLER AWARDS, 2012 “Manager of the Year” goes to Jake Azhar of Hollywood Management Clint Eastwood’s longtime rep, Leonard Hirshan, honored with “Lifetime Achievement in Management” Award In partnership with the Weingart Center Association, The Talent Managers Association (TMA) congratulates all of [...]
Posted on 04. Jul, 2012 by Hollywood Mom.
Happy 4th of July to all our Hollywood Moms, Dads and talented child actors! Regardless of where you are located in this great country of ours, please have a safe, fun-filled and memorable holiday! xo Tracy Bobbitt, Editor Hollywood Mom Blog LOS ANGELES COUNTY AREA CELEBRATION LOCATIONS: Alhambra Almansor Park 800 S. Almansor St. Alhambra, [...]
Posted on 17. May, 2012 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Cirque du Soleil, Hollywood & Highland Center, Grauman’s Chinese Theatre and Madame Tussauds Hollywood are partnering to produce a Hollywood Block Party on Saturday, May 19th from 10:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Block Party Events: Free Tours of the Kodak Theatre! IRIS make-up, costume and prop demonstrations and photo booth experience in the Kodak Theatre lobby 1. [...]
Posted on 02. Apr, 2012 by Hollywood Mom.
The rain may have been pouring last Sunday in Los Angeles, but that didn’t stop me and my daughter Shelby from attending a much anticipated tea party at one of our favorite spots in the Valley – Lollipop Dream in Sherman Oaks! We slipped on our Hello Kitty rain jackets and skipped over to the Fashion Square [...]
Posted on 24. Mar, 2012 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The highly anticipated family comedy MIRROR MIRROR is coming out in theaters Friday, March 30, starring Julia Roberts and Lilly Collins and (surprise!) Relativity Media is graciously inviting Hollywood Mom Blog readers to attend a FREE screening the night before, on Thursday March 29, 2012 . To download your free passes (4 per family) please visit the website www.gofobo.com/rsvp and enter the special [...]
Posted on 25. Jul, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
As a Hollywood Mom, you know the pressures of organizing your child to go to auditions, acting classes, agency meetings, etc. Many of you may even have to travel great distances to meet all of these demands. If you’re traveling to a major city, such as New York or Los Angeles, for a few days [...]
Posted on 03. May, 2011 by Hollywood Mom.
Commemorating its 20th year, the Santa Monica Festival has evolved into a celebration of the unique intersection of art and the environment. On Saturday May 7, 2011 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., you can celebrate Mother Earth with your Mom for a most memorable Mother’s Day weekend complete with an eclectic mix of live [...]
Posted on 19. Apr, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Hey Hollywood Moms & Dads, Just a reminder that the ACTORS FUND/ LOOKING AHEAD PROGRAM’s next Coffee and Conversation parent group will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2011, from 10:30am-12:00pm. Please RSVP to Heather if you plan to attend. To sign up for the group, please go www.lookingaheadprogram.org and RSVP through your account. Parking [...]
Revamped Beverly Hills Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf 3/23 Sales to Benefit Red Cross Japanese Relief Efforts
Posted on 22. Mar, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
THE COFFEE BEAN & TEA LEAF® DEBUTS NEW STORE DESIGN OF BEVERLY HILLS LOCATION WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23, 2011, 5:30AM – 8:00PM Portion of the Proceeds from grand re-opening sales will go to Red Cross’ Japanese Relief Efforts WHAT: This Wednesday, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® will unveil its newest Gensler-design concept, Lounge, at the grand [...]
Posted on 22. Mar, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Hey Hollywood Mom Blog readers, thanks to Majestic Actors, Free tickets are available for the taping of the new show A.N.T. FARM (Disney) on Friday, April 1, 2011! *MINIMUM AGE 10-18 (PARENTS WELCOME) *HOLLYWOOD CENTER STUDIO-HOLLYWOOD A new comedy for Disney Channel starring China McClain (“House of Payne”) as middle schooler Chyna Sparks, a music [...]
Posted on 15. Mar, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The statistics are alarming. One in four American children struggles with hunger. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, 17.2 million children are at risk of hunger across the nation in communities that include rural towns; suburban neighborhoods and urban centers – making it clear that hunger is a harsh reality for many Americans [...]
Posted on 07. Mar, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
FREE TICKETS TO SHOW TAPING: BUCKET & SKINNER’S EPIC ADVENTURES – NICKELODEON TUESDAY 3/29/11 FROM 4:00 – 9:00 PM Age: 10- 18 yrs old (parents are welcome) “Bucket and Skinners Epic Adventures” follows the escapades of two best friend surfers on their quest for awesomeness in the beach town of Pacific Bluffs, California. While Bucket (Taylor [...]
Posted on 05. Feb, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Hollywood is the only place I know where you, your kids, your pets and your property can all aspire to some small shot at fame. This adorable Super Bowl half-time commercial featuring *a pint-sized Darth Vader was shot in and outside of my in-law’s lovely Tarzana, California ranch home. Kind of ironic that when it [...]
Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by Hollywood Mom.
I subscribe to a great service in Los Angeles called Nixle, which sends out alerts from the LAPD headquarters about breaking crimes relevant to the area. It’s a great tool for determining when a specific area might be backed up with traffic due to a lock down or a crime of some sort – an [...]
Hollywood Mom Blog Parties with Elmo & Curious George at the PBS SoCal Launch Party at Jim Henson Studios
Posted on 29. Jan, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
On this beautiful, January day in Hollywood, my daughter Shelby and I had the pleasure of lunching with one of the most fabulous, endearing, furry celebrities in town… that’s right, Elmo himself! Hollywood Mom Blog was invited to the Jim Henson Company Studiosto celebrate the launch of PBS SoCal and all of the most fabulous [...]
Free Tickets for Disney TV Show Taping of “Kickin’ It!” and Nickelodeon’s TV Show “Bucket & Skinners Epic Adventures!”
Posted on 27. Jan, 2011 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Majestic Actors has free tickets for kids ages 11-18 and their parents to see studio tapings of the Disney TV show “KICKIN IT”for next Tuesday 2/1/11 at 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Hollywood Center Studios and the new Nickelodeon TV show called “Bucket and Skinners Epic Adventures”for ages 10-18 years old at the Sunset Bronson Studios [...]
Posted on 05. Dec, 2010 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
As reported a couple of weeks ago, HMB covered and attended the premiere of “The Nutcracker in 3D.” Until last week, my strongest memories of the evening were of my wonderful HMB entourage who assisted in every way possible to make the coverage a success, Elle Fanning’s graciousness and incredible poise on the red carpet [...]