Tag Archives: Yoko Ono

Paul McCartney enjoys a second wedding celebration in NY

HollywoodNews.com: Paul McCartney recently wed Nancy Shevell in London, but now the two have taken some time to celebrate in New York. The two celebrated at the Bowery Hotel in Manhattan with a surprise appearance by John Lennon’s widow, Yoko Ono, states RadarOnline.com. Keith Richards and Jon Bon Jovi were[...]

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr at George Harrison London premiere

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Surviving Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr turned up for the London premiere of the new George Harrison biopic, “Living in the Material World,” directed by fellow legend Martin Scorsese. “Every time I see something to do with George it brings back more memories than you[...]

Martin Scorsese’s George Harrison doc coming to HBO

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Martin Scorsese continues to dabble in music-related movies in between his coveted dramas. The “Shine a Light” director, who captured the Rolling Stones in concert, now turns his attentions to The Beatles for a George Harrison documentary that will air on HBO in October. Rolling Stone[...]

Lady Gaga dazzles with Yoko Ono in Los Angeles

HollywoodNews.com: Lady Gaga has become a world phenomenon and while her album “The Fame” has reached its 100th consecutive week on Billboard, the singer has been spending time with some other music legends. She took to her Twitter to tweet, “WE ARE PLASTIC ONO. I got to sit in as[...]

Harvey Weinstein gives John Lennon a terrific 70th birthday gift

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: John Lennon’s getting a terrific 70th birthday gift from Harvey Weinstein. The Weinstein Company is going to release “Nowhere Boy,” the critically acclaimed film about Lennon’s early life with mom and aunt in Liverpool, on October 8th. That’s the day before Lennon would have become a[...]

‘Dinner for Schmucks’ forks out $1.5M for Beatles song

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The Beatles rarely if ever give permission for their records to be used in movies. Sometimes they allow the songs to be covered by other artists. But it’s a given that the answer is ‘no’ when a film producer asks for a Beatles record to be[...]

Lady Gaga sparks uproar among Beatles fans after playing Lennon’s piano

HollywoodNews.com: The Twitter-sphere exploded with comments against a photo of Lady Gaga playing a piano once owned by John Lennon. Lennon’s son, Sean, posted the photo and received a bulk of criticism from Beatles fans that Gaga was ruining the instrument – particularly as she played it in her lingerie.[...]

Ellen, Barkin’ Up Wrong Tree in “Sh!t Year”

By Roger Friedman hollywoodnews.com: Ellen Barkin either lost a bet or she’s being blackmailed. Either way, her presence in “Shit Year” at the Cannes Directors Fortnight is puzzling. Cam Archer’s movie isn’t really even a movie. It’s a self indulgent raft ride into outer space, in which improvisation and meaningless[...]

Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Adam Lambert among celebs to use twitter to thank their moms

HollywoodNews.com: It’s no surprise that the Twitter revolution has followed in the footsteps of Facebook and has become the latest addicting hobby to do. Even all the stars have jumped on the bandwagon to use the device to communicate with their millions of fans across the globe. So it comes[...]

John Lennon Film Set for 70th Birthday Release

BY ROGER FRIEDMAN “Nowhere Boy,” the acclaimed film that tells the story of John Lennon’s early days, has gotten a US release date. I am told that The Weinstein Company will give “Nowhere Boy” its launch on Friday, October 8th, to mark what would have been Lennon’s 70th birthday the[...]