Tag Archives: LA Weekly

‘Jersey Shore’ star scores $50,000 for DJ gigs

HollywoodNews.com: It’s not really easy to make it as a DJ, but it seems ‘Jersey Shore’ star Pauly D has managed to do it in a very short amount of time. Pauly D is reportedly making $50,000 per gig these days, states Entertainment Weekly. Likely, most of the payment is based[...]

David Fincher’s “The Social Network” earns more raves

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: There are so many reviews of David Fincher’s “The Social Network” floating around the Internet, you’d think the anticipated drama about the birth of Facebook was opening this Friday. It’s not. The official release date is Oct. 1, though Fincher’s film also opens this year’s New York Film[...]

Film Independent Announces Jury Award Winners of 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival

hollywoodnews.com: Today Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, announced its 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival award winners at a brunch at CHAYA Downtown. Audience award winners will be announced tomorrow afternoon at the Closing Night film, Despicable Me.[...]

Los Angeles Film Festival announces jurors

HollywoodNews.com: The Los Angeles Film Festival has announced its jurors for the festival that kicks off today at L.A. Live. The narrative jury consists of director Charles Burnett (Killer of Sheep, The Glass Shield), screenwriter/producer Larry Karaszewski (Ed Wood, The People vs. Larry Flynt), and LA Weekly film critic Ella Taylor. The[...]

Jonathan Gold, Quincy Jones, and Paul Reubens are Los Angeles Film Festival’s 2010 Artists in Residence.

hollywoodnews.com: Each Artist will program a film in the Festival that has inspired his work, and then stick around for a conversation with the audience! Jonathan Gold: A conversation about food and film. Film Selection: Udon (2006, Japan) Directed by Katsuyuki Motohiro Udon is a high-spirited comic ode to the power of Japan’s[...]