Thanks to all you Hollywood Moms and Dads, the amazing parents of professional child actors, HOLLYWOOD MOM BLOG was named the BEST Los Angeles BLOG by "The LA HotList" via LA City Voter. Thank you so much! Best L.A. blog? Hollywood Mom Blog! It's hard to believe this journey with Hollywood Mom Blog only began
*UPDATE: Since initially unearthing this scandal, may other studio on-set improprieties have been brought to the attention of Deadline Reporter David Robb. He is requesting of the Hollywood Mom Blog family that any and all parents of working child actors with any information about the fake studio teachers scandal or any other wrong doing involving our child
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
In "better late than never" news, HMB was flattered to recently be included in Blogging & Social Media Guru Ciaran Blumenfeld's ongoing Babble.com Column, CASA DE CHAOS in a feature called "How to Stage Mom; Secrets and Tips for Your Little Stars." We were in good company with Amy Anderson, fellow blogger, comedianne and Hollywood Mom
LEGAL: Sex Offender & Former Kids Talent Manager, Martin “MARTY” Weiss, Released From Jail After 6 Months
The following information was provided by Child Actor advocacy organization BIZ PARENTZ. You may also read more about this ongoing criminal pursuit in the Los Angeles Times. Former child talent manager Martin Weiss was sentenced June 1, 2012 for two counts of child molestation (California Penal Code 288a). Weiss pled "no contest" to two counts
Many HMB readers have asked and now we have an answer straight from the top. BizParentz Founder Anne Henry let us know just this morning that applications are now officially open for the 2011 CARE Awards Child Actor Recognition Event. And don't waste any time submitting, the deadline of January 29, 2011 is all ready fast
ACT voluntarily dismissed the case on November 3, 2010 after an unsuccessful mediation, when faced with the certainty of BizParentz filing an anti-SLAPP motion. "We believe that the plaintiffs voluntarily dismissed because they knew their case had no merit. This is a victory for our Constitution and the rights we all have to speak the truth," said BizParentz Founder Anne Henry.