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'Wind River' Star Kelsey Asbille Said Chow to Last Name Because … Hollywood's a Tricky Place!!! – TMZ.com

January 19, 2018 6:02:11 am | 0 Comments

‘Wind River’ Star Kelsey Asbille Said Chow to Last Name Because … Hollywood’s a Tricky Place!!! EXCLUSIVE “Wind River” star Kelsey Asbille straight-up blames Hollywood for having to change her last name from Chow … it was the only way to survive in this town. We got Kelsey at LAX Thursday and asked her why she…

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The LA Dance Film Festival may change how you think about movies – Long Beach Press Telegram

January 19, 2018 5:40:28 am | 0 Comments

In “Impetu’s: Flamenco’s Driving Force,” by director Lucas Rivero, flamenco dancer Jesus Carmona’s shares stories and refelctions about his life and career. (Photo courtesy of LA Dance Festival) An improvised dance performance by Paul Vickers is featured in director Max Rothman’s “Dreamland” based on the Lewis Carroll poem of the same name. (Photo courtesy of…

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The Hollywood Wage Gap Isn't Getting Better—but Actresses Are Pushing Back – Vanity Fair

January 19, 2018 5:33:14 am | 0 Comments

Andrea Piedimonte Bodini, Michelle Williams and Mark Wahlberg in a scene from All the Money in the World. Fabio Lovino/TriStar Pictures. Time and time again, Hollywood has proven that it is an industry marked by an extraordinary gender wage gap. Just look at the disparity between the top-earning actresses and actors on Forbes’s annual highest-paid…

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CLICK Media Acquired by Bruni Media – Markets Insider

January 19, 2018 5:07:50 am | 0 Comments

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Los Angeles based Bruni Media announced today it has acquired Minneapolis based CLICK Media. The acquisition is effective immediately. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. “This merger represents another step in our strategy to offer a full service, modern day agency with both traditional and digital media opportunities for…

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Laughing Matters: Celebrating a Life Well Lived – Santa Monica Daily Press

January 19, 2018 4:02:09 am | 0 Comments

For fifty-four years, Don Kidson was the proud proprietor of the famous Busy Busy Hardware in Santa Monica. (Even stars like Jerry Seinfeld visited, as you’ll see below.) Don’s ownership spanned from 1963 until his passing in August of 2017 at age 85. So strong was his spirit, family, friends and customers are still mourning.…

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LA Times Publisher Dogged By Sexual Harassment Claims – Patch.com

January 19, 2018 12:56:31 am | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES, CA — Ross Levinsohn, the publisher of the Los Angeles Times is under investigation by the newspaper’s parent company after sordid allegations of sexual harassment surfaced in a National Public Radio report. Tronc, the company that owns the Times, announced the investigation Thursday, noting the allegations against Levinsohn predate his tenure at the…

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Hollywood Stars Pay Tribute To Royal Shakespeare Company Co-Founder John Barton – Deadline

January 19, 2018 12:05:00 am | 0 Comments

A slew of Hollywood stars including Patrick Stewart, Kim Cattrall and David Suchet have paid tribute to Royal Shakespeare Company co-founder John Barton, who has died aged 89. Brit Barton, who co-founded the theatre group with Peter Hall in 1960, was described as “simply one of the greatest influences in the acting of Shakespeare of…

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Periodontal Disease/Esophageal Cancer Correlation Bolsters Linkage Between Oral Health and Overall Health, says … – PR Web (press release)

January 18, 2018 6:00:40 pm | 0 Comments

Periodontal problems can go far beyond bleeding gums and bad breath. It has become clearer than ever that good oral health is an essential part of overall good health. LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) January 18, 2018 A December 4 article on CBS News reports on a decade-long tracking study looking at the oral health of some…

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Santa Monica taking popular electric scooter company to court – KABC-TV

January 18, 2018 5:15:37 pm | 0 Comments

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (KABC) — Electric scooters operated by the company Bird have taken over the city of Santa Monica. Although demand is high with more than 30,000 riders in the first four months, the city is taking the company to court. “We’re not looking to destroy the company or shut them down. We understand…

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Allegations against LA Times publisher result in investigation of him by Tronc – OCRegister

January 18, 2018 4:59:09 pm | 0 Comments

Tronc, the parent company of the Los Angeles Times, said today it is investigating allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate workplace conduct involving the paper’s publisher, Ross Levinsohn. The conduct referred to in the allegations predated Levinsohn’s employment at the Times. The announcement from Tronc came after National Public Radio reported on its flagship news program, “All Things…

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