Tag Archives: child stars
COUNSELORS CORNER: Fame, Fortune and Mayhem! Are We Indulging Our Teen and Young Adult Egos? Top 7 Tips to AVOID these Child Star Pitfalls!
Posted on 08. Mar, 2014 by Cindy Busto & Jody Frank.
Over the past few months as we have watched Justin Bieber become embroiled in various types of legal trouble, we’ve wondered what effect it has had on his young fans. So we took a short survey of some of our child, pre-teen and teen readers to find out. You will see the results of that […]
Posted on 27. Feb, 2014 by Hilary Morris.
A few of our effortlessly fabulous teen stars joined their colleagues for Fiat presents the 2014 Vanity Fair Young Hollywood Pre Oscars Party held at No Vacancy on Tuesday, February 25, in Los Angeles. Spring was definitely in the air on the red carpet as many of those in attendance were wearing bright colors and […]
Posted on 24. Feb, 2014 by Elizabeth Paddock.
I want to start my last post on location in NYC with a gigantic THANK YOU to everyone who has followed our adventure. I am still having trouble believing that our boys and our family did something worthy enough to chronicle on the Hollywood Mom Blog! We’ve been home for a week now but it still […]
Posted on 20. Feb, 2014 by Hilary Morris.
“Every Year The Women Of New York Leave The Past Behind & Look Forward To The Future… This Is Known As Fashion Week” – Carrie Bradshaw I would add the “Women of the Internet” to that quote! I know it’s been awhile since my last post. But I have a good reason: Her name is […]
Posted on 18. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
“Goosebumps” the Feature Film remake of the once popular television series is hosting an open casting call in Atlanta, GA. Comedic Actor Jack Black is set to star. All teens MUST BE LEGALLY 16 years old or older to play younger – NO exceptions. Looking specifically for the role of DWAYNE a naturally funny young man […]
Posted on 12. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The Speakers at this month’s Actors Fund Looking Ahead Monthly Parents Group are Biz Parents Co-Founders Paula Dorn and Anne Henry! The Parents of Child actors in the Industry must realize this is not just a hobby. There are laws in place in the areas of education, finances, and contracts that are specific to child performers. Some […]
Posted on 11. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Pilot season is upon us and unless you plan ahead, your child actor may be without a top acting coach just when he or she needs one most! Fortunately there is a new acting studio especially for child actors in the San Fernando Valley, Center Stage Workshop. The studio was formed by 30 year veteran […]
Posted on 10. Feb, 2014 by Elizabeth Paddock.
We are wrapping up our fifth week of living in New York and our fourth week of filming. It has been an incredible journey and I am just starting to wrap my mind around the idea that this experience is nearing its end. Our boys, Caleb and Matthew Paddock, have two more days of filming and then we […]
Posted on 09. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
The daughter of Niecy Nash (Reno 911, The Soul Man) Dia Nash, LL Cool J’s (NCIS: Los Angeles) daughter Nina Smith and Imani Alexander daughter of singer Shanice and actor Flex Alexander (Soul Ties, Snakes on a Plane) were recently photographed together at Nickelodeon Studios. The big question is whether there’s a television show in the works starring the celebrity baby threesome and […]
Posted on 05. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
As a Child Actor/ Young Performer (or the parent of a child actor/ young performer), you have different needs and experiences working in TV and theatrical productions, and your input into SAG-AFTRA negotiations process is vital. Please click here to review the portion of the current TV/Theatrical agreement which concerns the employment of minors. It is important to […]
Posted on 04. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
On April 15, PBS will air THE ADDRESS, a new film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns. The film tells the story of a tiny school in Putney, Vermont, the Greenwood School, where the students are encouraged to memorize, practice and recite The Gettysburg Address. In its exploration of the Greenwood School, the film also unlocks the history, […]
Posted on 02. Feb, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Today’s SuperBowl 2014 and just like every other Hollywood Mom in the nation, I’m routing for…The Commercials! And of course routing for all the talented child actors featured in the big game’s high profile commercial spots. A few years ago I was thrilled just to see my in-laws home featured in the Darth Vader VW commercial, but […]
Posted on 29. Jan, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Now Casting Teen & Tween Designers NATIONWIDE For THREADS! DISCOVERING…The next generation of fashion designers A major cable network is extending an invitation to teens and tweens around the country to audition for this incredible new TV show! Sketch, stitch, and sew to win a scholarship to a major fashion design school, an internship with […]
Posted on 18. Jan, 2014 by Elizabeth Paddock.
As of today, we have officially been living in New York for one full week! It took us four days just to get out of Michigan- three of those days we were completely snowed in and the fourth day was spent in the emergency room and seeing the orthopedic surgeon with my son Caleb who […]
Posted on 13. Jan, 2014 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Congratulations to all the Golden Globe Winners of 2014! By far my favorite part of the night – the hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler and all the hilarious words that come out of their brilliant, naughty mouths. In a word, flawless. We’d like to send a special, heartfelt congratulations to HMB Child Actor Livvy […]
Posted on 11. Jan, 2014 by Elizabeth Paddock.
I have to begin my first post by saying how honored I am to be writing this column for the next five weeks. Three years ago, the Hollywood Mom Blog was the first thing that popped up in my Google search when my husband and I found ourselves faced with the unexpected decision to let […]
Posted on 03. Jan, 2014 by Hilary Morris.
Celebrity Beliebers hit the purple carpet at the Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on Wednesday, December 18th for the premiere of Justin Bieber’s latest documentary “Believe.” The film, which opened nationwide Christmas Day, is said to be unfiltered and brutally honest with Justin talking openly about his music, his relationships and life behind the tour. Never one […]
Posted on 18. Dec, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Former Child Star Christina Applegate insists her gorgeous, mini-me, two-year-old daughter Sadie Grace will not become a child star. Applegate began her own career in show business at three months old, when she worked with her mother, actress/singer mother Nancy Piddy, in the soap opera Days of Our Lives. Applegate eventually landed the role of […]
Posted on 05. Dec, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Wondering how to get your baby into film, TV and commercials? Kids Commercial Talent Agent Jeremy Apody, Abrams Artists Agency, is looking for new – and we mean brand, spanking new – talent! Currently filling a casting for newborn Hispanic babies born as close to the shoot date (December 19th) as possible for national commercial! Auditions […]
SNOOPY & Disney Child Star @BELLATHORNE Hosts a Holiday Twitter Party Promoting “A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS!”
Posted on 03. Dec, 2013 by Editor Tracy Bobbitt.
Disney Child Star Bella Thorne and Snoopy hosted a Twitter Party this past Sunday, to promote The Peanuts playing Carnegie Hall on December 21, 2013! That’s right, Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute presents “A Charlie Brown Christmas” in a special holiday Family Concert with The New York Pops and Music Director Steven Reineke. This staged concert […]
Posted on 23. Nov, 2013 by Hollywood Mom.
Suzanne Turner Massingill of Barefoot Models and Talent, auditions will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23 for roles in “The Prince,” a crime thriller starring Bruce Willis and rapper/actor Curtis Fifty Cent Jackson. Filming will start in Mobile on 12/1/13 and finish by Christmas, according to producer Randall Emmett, of Emmett/ Furla Films. The summary on IMDB reads: A […]