Tag Archives: Child Star
Posted on 12. Nov, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The AFI Thesis Film, “A Daughter of These Hills” is casting a beautiful, newborn baby with dark skin tone (Ambiguous, Middle Eastern, Filipino, Asian, Indian) in a birthing scene that is the climax of their film. WHO: Director Henry Hughes (mentored by George Lucas); Producer Michael Steiner WHAT: AFI Thesis Film, “A Daughter of These Hills” WHEN: […]
Posted on 09. Nov, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Chris Pratt talks about the amazing performances from his onscreen family, predicting a big future in film for child actor (and HMB Kid!) Erin Gerasimovich (Prisoners) in their new comedy “Delivery Man.” Our official film review can’t come out until next week but it goes without saying we agree with everything this interviewer had to […]
Posted on 05. Nov, 2013 by Cindy Busto & Jody Frank.
You begin with the best intentions. Your child exhibits a natural knack for hamming it up in front of friends and family on a regular basis and spends free time memorizing the lines of her favorite TV show characters while other kids are playing with dolls and LEGOs. One day you realize that you may […]
CHILD STAR STYLE: @EndersGameMovie: @HaileeSteinfield & Asa Butterfield @Asabfb Make it a @YSL Moment at #Ender’sGame Premiere @MrsMonJ
Posted on 31. Oct, 2013 by Hilary Morris.
Saint Laurent was the designer of choice at Monday’s Premiere of Ender’s Game at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood. The film’s young stars, Asa Butterfield and Hailee Steinfeld, both 16 years old, stood out among their legendary co-stairs as they celebrated their sci-fi movie, which is set to open nationwide tomorrow, November 1. Hailee is on […]
CASTING NEWS: Child Star TY SIMPKINS Lands Lead Role in JURASSIC WORLD! @TYSIMPKINSactor @JurassicMovie @FifteenMinsPR
Posted on 15. Oct, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Congrats to American Child Star Ty Simpkins, 12. According to Deadline, Ty (Iron Man 3, Insidious Chapter 2, Little Children, Revolutionary Road) will star in the fourth Jurassic Park film, Jurassic World. The film will be directed by Colin Trevorrow (Safety Not Guaranteed) and executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Simpkins worked with Colin Trevorrow on the indie hit “Safety Not […]
GIVEAWAY: @AfterEarth Blu-Ray™ Combo Pack Starring #ChildActor JADEN SMITH @officialjaden & Dad WILL SMITH
Posted on 08. Oct, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
UPDATE: We have a winner: Alyson M. and family from New Jersey! She says “Thank you so much! My kids are jumping up and down!” Thank you all for entering to win and for reading Hollywood Mom Blog! Hollywood Mom Blog and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment are giving away one free Blu-ray Combo Pack DVD of AFTER […]
Filipino Child Star BARBARA MIGUEL Wins “Best Actress” (@josephlaban) at 2013 Harlem International Film Festival
Posted on 17. Sep, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Philippines’ Child Actor Barbara Miguel, age 10, won Best Actress in the Harlem International Film Festival in NYC for her work in Joseph Israel Laban’s film, Nuwebe. This is her second award for Best Actress. In 2012 Miguel won a FAMAS Award for Best Child Actress for her performance in Migrante (2012). Nuwebe is the controversial story of one of the youngest mothers in Philippine […]
Posted on 11. Sep, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
During a month of watching a prominent former child star make poor decision after poor decision, it’s refreshing to report on a successful former child star making all the right moves. Former Child Star Keke Palmer, 20, Akeelah and the Bee, Joyful Noise) will be next starring in the VH1 TV movie, Crazy Sexy Cool: The TLC Story, airing Oct. […]
COUNSELOR’S CORNER: When Former Child Stars Break Down Publicly, It’s A Cry For Help! @wcccla @amandabynes
Posted on 29. Aug, 2013 by Cindy Busto & Jody Frank.
UPDATE: TMZ reported Friday that a judge ruled that Amanda’s doctors’ hold can be extended up to a year, but according to sources it is unlikely that she will be held for that duration. The plan is to keep her for 60 more days until she is stable and then release her to her Hollywood Mom Lynn […]
Posted on 29. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Devoted watchers of the TV series “Boy Meets World” starring Ben Savage as Cory and Danielle Fishel as Topanga, will be thrilled to know the couple is all grown up and married! Not in real life, but on your television screen when the Disney Channel will debut the sequel series, “Girl Meets World,” starring darling Rowan […]
Posted on 25. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
TWIRLS & TWIGS is ready for our next Photo Shoot and they need models! Twirls and Twigs will be having a photo shoot on September 7, 2013 at 10 a.m. They are seeking Child Models in size 4 and 5 and size 24 months. If you are interested in having your daughter become one of […]
Posted on 23. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Attention Hollywood Moms and Dads! FINAL AUDITIONS are taking place NOW for NBC’s America’s Cutest Kids. If your child is cute, has a great personality and is between the ages of 4 and 8 years old, this casting call is for you! You must call MysticArt Pictures at 818.563.4131, ask for Denise and seize the chance for […]
CHILD STAR: HAILEE STEINFELD Makes Long Awaited Return to the Big Screen in “ROMEO & JULIET” 10/12/13! @romeojulietfilm #ForbiddenLove
Posted on 22. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Relativity Media is pleased to share the new trailer for their upcoming film, ROMEO & JULIET, starring Academy-Award Nominee Hailee Steinfeld (True Grit), 16, and Douglas Booth, 20, as the star-crossed lovers. Also starring Ed Westwick, Stellan Skarsgard, Damian Lewis and Paul Giamatti – this story of innocent hearts, forbidden desires and sworn enemies is bound to keep you on the edge of your seat! Be […]
ATLA to Host YOUNG #ACTORS EXPO 9-15-13 with Top Agents & Managers at L.A. Marriott Burbank! @ActorTrainingIn
Posted on 20. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Actor Training In LA (ATLA) is hosting a Young Actors EXPO on Sunday, September 15, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the L.A. Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel & Convention Center located at 2500 N. Hollywood Way, in Burbank, CA. The mission of the EXPO is to keep young talent and their Hollywood Moms informed and educated in […]
Posted on 09. Aug, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Teen stars AnnaSophia Robb and Bailee Madison (who once co-starred in Bridge to Terabithia!) brought fashion of the garden variety to the 2013 Young Hollywood Awards, held at Broad Stage in Santa Monica August 1, 2013. Robb, 19, who won the Female Superstar of Tomorrow Award, looked sweet and flirty in a butterfly print Pucci dress and Stuart […]
CHILD STAR STYLE: Hollywood Mom Blog Gets a Sneak Peek at #SMURFS2 With Party, Games & Goodies! @SocialSmurf
Posted on 28. Jul, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The Jimmy Stewart building at SONY Studios was all Smurfed-out last Wednesday, as guests arrived for the special L.A. SMURFS 2 pre-screening and party. As we walked in to the event room we were met with a sea of blue balloons, with Smurfs dangling from the ceilings and the DASH car covered in Smurfs (sponsored by Walmart) and each guest […]
Posted on 17. Jul, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
KIDZ BOP star, Steffan Argus, son of Hollywood Mom Blog’s Dina Argus, has just returned home from a whirlwind tour through Canada where Kidz Bop performed live on Canada’s top rated morning show, Breakfast Television. The kids then performed at Toronto Canada’s Wonderland, which drew an audience of over 1,500 people. Next week they will be […]
Posted on 24. Jun, 2013 by Deb McAlister-Holland.
It’s summertime, and the momagers of would-be Disney stars are getting bombarded with letters and sales pitches from companies who want to help them “market” their children to casting directors. I’ve heard from a number of parents who have said something like this: “If I’d known how the process really worked, a scammer couldn’t have fooled […]
Posted on 21. Jun, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
A few weeks ago, my daughter Jordan, her pal Hailey and I were able to catch a sneak peek of Disney’s Monsters University on the Disney lot in Burbank. What a treat! @MonstersU opens nationwide today and I highly recommend it for the entire family. The two teens I had in tow loved this movie. It has […]
SUNSET STRIP MARKET Features Outdoor Movies, Cooking Classes & FREE Kids Activities! @SunsetStripMRKT
Posted on 20. Jun, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Here’s a good one Hollywood Moms! Sunset Strip Market, a weekly farmers market on Thursday nights in West Hollywood, has added an outdoor movies and free kids activities to its repitoire. Each week outdoor movies will screen at 8:15 p.m. Seating is provided, but guests are encouraged to bring blankets and picnic supplies to fully enjoy retro […]
FROM THE MOMAGER TRENCHES NYC: Glamourous? A Typical Day in the Life of a Child Actor and Her Hollywood Mom
Posted on 20. Jun, 2013 by Caroline Gerasimovich.
Red carpet…premieres…after parties…meeting A-list actors: These are some of the wonderful things that a child actor may experience in his or her career. Then there is the other side of the coin, the not-so-glamorous days no-one hears about (until now), and I know most parents of professional child actors have similar stories. Our day started […]