Tag Archives: Afghanistan

Hollywood Beckons Young Star From Kabul – Do Some Good Today!

Efforts to raise money to bring the young star of the Oscar®-nominated live action short Buzkashi Boys from the streets of Kabul, Afghanistan to Hollywood for the Big Event are well on their way to a goal of $10,000. After just two days, $6,845, one or two dollars at a[...]

Prince Harry is back to war in Afghanistan

HollywoodNews.com: The public might still be talking about Prince Harry’s nude Vegas party, but he has already moved on to bigger issues. Harry has reportedly headed back to war in Afghanistan as he is beginning a tour of duty as a co-pilot of an Apache attack helicopter, states People. St.[...]

Prince Harry splits with rumored girlfriend

HollywoodNews.com: It looks like Prince Harry might be back on the market for all the single girls out there as it is alleged that he has split with his rumored girlfriend. Harry has been linked to Florence Brudenell-Bruce but now it seems he wants to focus on his military work[...]

Prince William, Kate Middleton and their day with Irish Guards

HollywoodNews.com: Prince William and Kate Middleton are moving along smoothly with all their duties as they spent some time recently with the Irish Guards. The new Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met with families who lost guardsmen killed in Afghanistan, states People. They also presented medals to 60 men from[...]

“No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo and Vilmos” headed to Russia

HollywoodNews.com: Russian audiences will get unique insights into the American way of life during the next several weeks at film festivals in Vladistock and Moscow. “No Subtitles Necessary: Laszlo and Vilmos” and “How to Fold A Flag” will be featured at the Pacific Meridian Festival in Vladivostok and the Show[...]

Harvey Weinstein up in arms as ‘The Tillman Story’ gets an R-rating

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: Distributor Harvey Weinstein, director Amir Bav Lev, and producer John Battsek is up in arms today because their upcoming documentary, “The Tillman Story,” has been slapped with an R-rating for ‘excessive language’. Apparently, the critically-acclaimed look into the death of Pat Tillman in Afghanistan and subsequent[...]

Weinsteins to fight MPAA over “Tillman Story” rating

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Documentary filmmaker Amir Bar-Lev and producer John Battsek will appear before the Motion Picture Association of America’s Classification & Rating Administration board in Los Angeles this morning to argue against the R rating applied to their upcoming documentary, “The Tillman Story.” Directed by Bar-Lev (“My Kid[...]

Jane Fonda recalls meeting Henry Kissinger in an elevator at Yankee Stadium

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Last night’s screening of the extraordinary documentary about the murder of NFL star Pat Tillman drew some heavyweights including double Oscar winner Jane Fonda, movie star Josh Brolin (he narrates “The Tillman Story”), Kerry Washington, Dick Ebersol, famed cinematographer Ellen Kuras, plus Dan Abrams, Sports Illustrated’s[...]

Op-Ed: Remembering A Time When All Americans Served, Even Movie Stars

By Scott Feinberg hollywoodnews.com: As America celebrates its 234th birthday, it seems only appropriate for this Web site, which focuses on Hollywood, to highlight the role that movie stars have played in preserving our freedom during times of war. For the generations of Americans that came of age during the[...]

Paris Hilton joins the USO

Hollywoodnews.com: Paris Hilton will be serving as the “celebrity ambassador” for the USO’s “Song for Soldiers.” “I’m always looking for ways I can use my voice as a celebrity and I think there is nothing more worthwhile and patriotic than supporting our troops. When I first heard about the Songs[...]