Last year, we lost one of the most legendary female movie scribes, rom-com of auteur, Nora Ephron.
Ephron, whose famous films include “Sleepless in Seattle,” “You’ve Got Mail” and, of course, “When Harry Met Sally” passed away after a battle with leukemia at the age of 71 on June 26, 2012.
As a trailblazer in her field — introducing the ubiquitous theory “Men and women can’t be friends” — Ephron is leading… Continue reading 'MAKERS': Nora Ephron on Real-Life Inspiration for 'When Harry Met Sally'
If the story of Dorcas Nowell — and her rise from a Long Island office worker in the 1940s to a famous fashion model and celebrity — sounds like a Hollywood production, that’s because it actually was: Dorcas, a part-time model, caught the eye of famed fashion photographer Richard Avedon, changed her name to Doe Avedon after marriage, and their whirlwind romance wound up being the basis of… Continue reading Doe Avedon Dead: Model, Actress and 'Funny Face' Inspiration Dies at 86
James Franco attends the second annual amfAR’s Inspiration Gala on Tuesday (June 14) at The Museum of Modern Art in New York City.
The 33-year-old actor was there to receive the Piaget Award of Inspiration in honor of his advocacy for HIV-AIDS research.
“I’m still a little unsure why I’m being honored, but I’m glad that I’m here and I’m glad… Continue reading James Franco: amfAR’s Inspiration Gala Honoree!