Tag Archives: Ron Burkle

Katie Holmes repudiating her last seven years?

HollywoodNews.com: Exclusive: I’m told Katie Holmes has fired her publicist, the very good Ina Trecoikas, and has returned to Nancy Ryder, Leslie Sloane and BWR after seven years. Amazing stuff! This is a clear signal that Holmes is repudiating her last seven years. More to come…Radaronline.com is reporting that Katie[...]

Sundance: “My Idiot Brother” sold to The Weinstein Company

hollywoodnews.com: The Weinstein Company (TWC) announced today that it has acquired domestic rights to Jesse Peretz’s new film MY IDIOT BROTHER, which had its world premiere Saturday night at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival. The company also acquired distribution rights for the U.K., Germany, France and Japan. TWC[...]

Interviews at Elton John’s concert for equal rights

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: The dedicated and gifted Karen Ocamb has posted on her blog LGBT POV blog video of the red carpet interviews from Wednesday night’s Elton John concert in Beverly Hills benefiting the American Foundation for Equal Rights which I wrote about yesterday. About $3 million was raised (the cheapest[...]

Elton John’s concert raises $3 million to battle Prop. 8

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Elton John gave a private concert last night in Beverly Hills and it wasn’t for Rush Limbaugh! (Still can’t seem to be able to wrap my head around that one, sorry. But onward!) The music icon and new dad performed a 16-song concert at Ron Burkle’s estate which[...]

Elton John performing concert for Prop. 8 foes

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Hey, anytime Elton John is doing a concert that benefits the LGBT cause, I’m happy to spread the word. And I’m also happy he’s not performing one for Rush Limbaugh – this time! (I still don’t get why Elton agreed to sing at Limbaugh’s wedding but am just[...]

From Harvey Keitel to Ron Burkle and everything in between

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Yes, that was Harvey Keitel having dinner at the Waverly Inn the other night. The Waverly remains the hot spot of the West Village despite losing our pal, chef John deLucie to the new Lion, east of Sixth Avenue… Hilarious: “One Life to Live” ’s ad-libbing Tuc Watkins[...]

Miramax may return to rightful owners, the Weinstein brothers

By Roger Friedman Miramax–the name and the catalog–may finally be returned to its rightful owners, the Weinstein brothers. I was the first to write several months ago that once Disney decided to close Miramax, they should give the name back to the Weinsteins. Well, Disney does nothing for free, except when you[...]