Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

Brandon Greenawalt- Sailing Into Finding Happiness

By Buddy Sampson In the United States, when the country was founded, the framers of the Declaration of Independence spoke of a concept called “the pursuit of happiness.” For many, the pursuit of happiness means a lot of different things for different people. For creative and artistic people that...
June 27th, 2017 | Entertainment, Film Reviews, Movies | Read More

39 Steps

By Ross Kolde Cover Photo- Joseph Anarumo (l.), Sam Grey, Skip Pipo. Inside Photo. Stefanie Anarumo (l.), Joseph Anarumo, Skip Pipo, Sam Grey. Both photos by Amber Thomas. By Ross Kolde Having grown up in the area, and having come to the place for all manner of recreational purposes over the years, it...
May 9th, 2017 | Entertainment | Read More

Stars Came Out In Full Force For The Bodyguard At Pantages

Cover and Inside Photos- Comedienne Margaret Cho, showing off her tattoo, was one of the many celebrities that showed up at the Pantages Theatre. Both photos by Lamar Webster. By Lamar Webster Hollywood, CA- The Hollywood entertainment community came out in full force for the opening of The Bodyguard...
May 8th, 2017 | Entertainment | Read More

AHMANSON THEATRE TO THROW CAST PARTY SATURDAY, MAY 13 FOR ALL “INTO THE WOODS” ACTORS FROM ANY PRODUCTION

Laurie Veldheer as Cinderella with Eleasha Gamble, Anthony Chatmon II and Vanessa Reseland in the Fiasco Theater production of “Into the Woods,” which plays April 4 through May 14, 2017, at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre. For tickets and information, please visit CenterTheatreGroup.org or...
May 8th, 2017 | Entertainment, News2 | Read More

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

By Ross Kolde and Aimee Musser Waiting for a play to start is a bit like waking up from a dreamless sleep. Reality had ceased, and is about to reassert itself again, but stranger, more pronounced. With this version of Hedwig, you awaken to an apocalypse; a derelict car, and the outline of a mushroom...
February 23rd, 2017 | Entertainment, Theater | Read More

“Winners” at Morrison Hotel Gallery at the Sunset Marquis Hotel

Cover photo- Cuba Gooding Jr. takes time to pose with his date at the Sunset Marquis. Seen in the background is Ross Kolde, Scoop LA journalist. Inside photo- Arsenio Hall(L) with Actress Bai Ling (C) and Artist Tim White. Photo by Zach Whitford. Hosted by Whoopi Goldberg and Julian Lennon, the stars...
February 15th, 2017 | Columnists, Entertainment | Read More

PPN Throws Birthday Party for Jayne Kennedy Overton

Cover photo- Jayne Kennedy Overton(R) with television icon Marla Gibbs. Inside Photo-Jayne Kennedy-Overton(C) takes time to pose with friends Kathleen Bradley-Redd(L) and Freda Payne (R). Photos by The Scoop LA. By Buddy Sampson Jayne Kennedy Overton, who was a groundbreaking broadcaster in the formerly...
October 31st, 2016 | Entertainment, Sports | Read More

JOHNNY BRITT DEBUTS CD PROJECT, “MARVIN MEETS MILES”

Cover photo- Johnny Britt excels on both vocals and trumpet. Photo by Paul Batson. Inside photo- A moving moment at the Catalina in Hollywood, where Britt debuted his project, "Marvin Meets Miles," was when he invited his son, Josh Britt(R) to perform with him on stage with him. The audience...
June 16th, 2016 | Entertainment, Jazz N LA | Read More

Estelle for Humanity Presents The 15th Annual Honor Thy Father Awards Dinner June 19th

Cover and Inside Photo: Estelle for Humanity and entertainment icon Ron Brewington (R) will be presenting the 15th Annual "Honor Thy Father" Awards Dinner on Sunday, June 19th. Pictured left is Corri Bailey. For tickets and more information, please visit www.honorthyfatherawards.com. or click...
June 14th, 2016 | Community News, Entertainment, News | Read More

The Grammy-NAMM Show Connection

Cover Photo: The phenomenal Chaka Khan at NAMM Show 2016. Inside photo: Singer, songwriter, producer Stevie Wonder owns 25 Grammy Awards. He attended 2016 NAMM Show to, among other things, check out the latest music recording software, hardware and audio technology. Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images...
February 15th, 2016 | Entertainment | Read More