Tag Archives: Pittsburgh

‘American Idol’ Photo Gallery – Premiere Tonight, Jan. 18

HollywoodNews.com: ‘American Idol’ comes back to TV on FOX tonight with its 11th Season. The audition rounds will be first and likely not disappoint as usual. Randy Jackson, Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler will hit Savannah, Aspen, Galveston, Pittsburgh and more locations with host Ryan Seacrest as they search for new[...]

“The Dark Knight Rises” could film at Occupy Wall Street protests

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Protestors occupying Wall Street for the past few weeks have received enough media attention, but if reports we’re hearing are true, the movement could be immortalized on screen in an eagerly anticipated sequel. Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises” is moving to New York City after highly-covered location[...]

Michael Jackson’s manager, Frank Dileo, laid to rest

HollywoodNews.com: Frank Dileo was laid to rest on Wednesday in Pittsburgh by family and friends. Michael Jackson’s long time manager is a beloved figure in the music business, dating back not only to “Thriller” and “Bad,” but to Frank’s stints at other record companies. He was also an actor, appearing[...]

Tom Hardy on leaked “Dark Knight Rises” photos, footage

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Are Batman fans concerned by the amount of leaked footage Christopher Nolan is allowing to flow out of his “Dark Knight Rises” set in Pittsburgh? So far, we’ve see photos and video (video, for crying out loud!!) of Catwoman, Bane, Batman’s new flying vehicle, a football scene,[...]

Batman’s Tumbler races down snowy Pittsburgh streets in exclusive “Dark Knight Rises” shots

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on the Pittsburgh set of Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises,” as production crew cover the streets of Steel City with fake snow to shoot exterior shots of Batman in action. A spy on the “Rises” set has been feeding[...]

Tom Cruise’s “One Shot” could film in Pittsburgh after “Dark Knight”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Since when did Pittsburgh become Hollywood of the Midwest? Set reports from Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises,” currently filming in Steel City, hit the web on a daily basis. Viola Davis (“The Help,” “Doubt”) and Maggie Gyllenhaal recently wrapped filming of the educational drama “Steel Town” on[...]

Batman fans fill Pittsburgh’s Heinz Field for “Dark Knight” filming

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Members of the Pittsburgh Steelers will don different jerseys Saturday as they take to the turf on Heinz Field as members of the Gotham City Rouges. It’s all part of a scene Christopher Nolan is filming for his upcoming Batman sequel “The Dark Knight Rises,” which has[...]

Chris Nolan, Christian Bale talk “Dark Knight Rises” in Pittsburgh

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight Rises” is about to start filming in Pittsburgh, and a press conference held by Nolan and his current Batman – Christian Bale – drew more coverage than President Barack Obama discussing the debt ceiling. Allow us to throw another log on the[...]

Emma Watson hopes she can pull off an American accent

HollywoodNews.com: Emma Watson has been working on more than just promoting the final ‘Harry Potter’ film, but she isn’t feeling so confident about this new venture. Watson is filming ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower,’ but has to put on an American accent for the role, states MTV. While she reportedly[...]

More “American Idol” auditions announced for summer

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: More audition cities and dates were announced on last night’s “American Idol” bringing the current count of cities to six. St. Louis, MO on June 28th Portland, OR on July 2nd San Diego, CA on July 8th Pittsburgh, on July 15th Charleston, SC on July 22nd Houston, TX on[...]