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May, 2021

 

BRIAN WILSON DOCUMENTARY: LONG PROMISED ROAD to premiere at Tribeca

Brent Wilson’s intimate doco sheds new light on the life and music of the The Beach Boys powerhouse, Brian Wilson The film will have its World Premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on June 15   Directed by: Brent Wilson Written by: Tim Headington, Theresa Steele Page, Brent Wilson Produced by: Brian Wilson, Melinda Wilson, Jason Fine Subjects: Brian Wilson, Bruce Springsteen, Sir Elton John, Linda Perry, Jim James, Nick Jonas, Gustavo Dudamel When Rolling Stone editor and long-time friend Jason Fine drops by the L.A. home of songwriter, producer and Beach Boys co-founder Brian Wilson, FineRead More


Luxury Home Hotel Service Expands Into Events, Film & Photoshoots

Australia’s Luxury Home Hotel Service, coveted by celebrities and those seeking the finest private villas available, are expanding their service offering into corporate events, photoshoots and filming. Luxico exclusively manages $700 million worth of property in Australia, with homes featuring private heli-pads, vineyards and infinity pools in prime locations across the country. “Whether you’re launching a brand on Instagram, hosting a media event, planning a health retreat, filming a commercial or shooting an editorial, we’re sure to have a location with WOW factor,” says Luxico Managing Director, Alexandra Ormerod. Levi’s,Read More


2021 Miss Global Australia and Miss Intercontinental Australia

Miss Australia Pageants along with the National Directors, Sophia Harris and Charlotte Allison-Bruce are proud to announce the crowning of Miss Global Australia, Denika Donnelly, and Miss Intercontinental Australia, Courtney Tester. The ceremony was held recently at the stunning InterContinental Sanctuary Cove Resort. With over 200 applicants, the two crowned winners competed over four days on the Gold Coast against 30 National Finalists from around Australia for the two coveted titles of Miss Global Australia and Miss Intercontinental Australia. Both women will head overseas later this year to represent Australia at two of theRead More


Breast Cancer Research Foundation’s Virtual Hot Pink Evening

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) recently held their Virtual Hot Pink Evening, taking their renowned Hot Pink Party to a virtual platform for the second year in a row and featuring a very special live-streamed viewing experience.  The evening raised $6 million – a record for a BCRF virtual event, to support BCRF’s global legion of 275 scientists pursuing high-impact breast cancer research that is helping save lives. Hosted by Elizabeth Hurley, Global Ambassador of The Estée Lauder Companies’ Breast Cancer Campaign, the evening featured appearances by Jordana Brewster,Read More


Film Review: Those Who Wish Me Dead

Director:    Taylor Sheridan Cast:    Angelina Jolie, Finn Little, Nicholas Hoult, Aiden Gillen, Medina Senghore, Jon Bernthal, Tory Kittles, Jake Weber Rating:    MA Running Time:    100 Australian Distributor:    Warner Bros / Universal Pictures Australia   There’s something refreshing about the simplicity of Those Who Wish Me Dead. This is not a franchise-starting vehicle. It’s not a remake, nor is it based on a comic book, or an old TV show (it is adapted from a novel, though). It’s just a simple story that goes from point ARead More


ACORN TV COMMISSIONS JANE SEYMOUR’S HARRY WILD TV SERIES

Hollywood icon and Emmy and Golden Globe Award winning actress Jane Seymour (The Kominsky Method; Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman; Live and Let Die) has signed on to star in and co-executive produce Irish mystery thriller Harry Wild, which will premiere in 2022. AMC Networks’ Acorn TV is announcing the commissioning with Acorn Media Enterprises of the 8 x 60-minute series from production and distribution company Dynamic Television (Trapped, Madiba, Van Helsing). Created and co-written by David Logan (Lost Christmas), Harry Wild stars Seymour as a recently retired English professor who discovers a real knack forRead More


Couture designer ZIAD NAKAD dresses Amandine Petit, Miss France 2021 for Miss Universe title

Amandine Petit is a 23-year-old-native of Caen, in Normandy France. She’s studying for her master’s degree in social, sanitary, and gerontological management. Amandine loves helping people and considers herself positive and dynamic. She speaks on the radio weekly to advocate for various causes and to spread positivity, she donates her earnings to the Association Les Bonnes Fées for underprivileged women. Amandine also visits the Pasteur Institute and supports medical research for various conditions, including Alzheimer’s disease. Social inclusion is also important to Amandine and she visits residents in retirement homesRead More


Film Review: Painkiller

Director:     Mark Savage Cast:    Michael Pare, Bill Oberst Jr., Tom Parnell, Kristina Beringer, Khamilah Gibson, Alexander Pennecke, Scot Scurlock Rating:    Not Rated Running Time:   84 Australian Distributor:    On Demand, Digital and DVD   The revenge genre has been done to death at this point, we have seen every single take on, man loses family and then goes to get payback, yet this film managed to surprise me. I enjoyed how the film brought the opioid epidemic, a very distressing real world issue, into the narrative asRead More


Album Release: Tori Forsyth – Provlépseis

Singer and songwriter, Tori Forsyth, responsible for compelling songs, ‘Courtney Love’, ‘Be Here’ and ‘Down Below’, is thrilled to share her new single and video ‘All For You’. The release comes with the announcement her much anticipated second album Provlépseis will be released Friday May 21st.   “Provlépseis means predictions in Greek,” Tori explains of her new record’s title. “Most of the new album was recorded pre pandemic and it’s interesting to interpret the lyrics with the benefit of hindsight; where I might not have really known what a few songs meant at the time, I definitely doRead More


Film Review: Carmilla

Director:    Emily Harris Cast:    Hannah Rae, Devrim Lingnau, Jessica Raine, Tobias Menzies, Greg Wise, Lorna Gayle Rating:    Not Rated Running Time:    94 Australian Distributor:    Icon Films   Carmilla is a Gothic horror based on the 1872 novella by Sheridan Le Fanu, concerns a lonely teenage girl named Lara (Hannah Rae), who shares a country estate with her father and her cruel governess, Miss Fontaine (Jessica Raine – The Woman in Black). When we are introduced to Lara, she is having her left hand bound behindRead More