Monthly Archives: January 2014

Animation Legend Arthur Rankin Jr. ‘Frosty The Snowman’ ‘Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer’ Has Died At The Age Of 89, Highlight Hollywood News

Arthur Rankin Jr., the animator, producer and director behind the whimsical holiday stop-motion TV specials Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty the Snowman, has died. He was 89.   Rankin died Thursday

‘Ryan’s Daughter’ Star Christopher Jones, Considered Heir-Apparent To The Late James Dean, Has Died At The Age Of 72, Highlight Hollywood News

Christopher Jones, the terribly handsome star,  who starred in such films as The Looking Glass War and Ryan’s Daughter before quitting show business at the height of his brief but dazzling career, has

Michiel Huisman Romanced Connie Britton On ‘Nashville’ Now Emilia Clarke As Daario Naharis HBO’s ‘Game Of Thrones’, Highlight Hollywood News

“Game of Thrones” fans enjoyed the media dump on Thursday (Jan. 30) when HBO released the highly anticipated first photos from scenes in the upcoming Season 4. One image that generated a

CBS’s ‘Lucky Dog’ Star Brandon McMillan To Appear On ‘The Bold And The Beautiful’, Plus, Heather Tom, Jacob Young, Darin Brooks Scoops,Highlight Hollywood News

Brandon McMillan from CBS’ Lucky Dog plays himself on February 10 episode on CBS’s mega-hit drama “The Bold and the Beautiful,” the soap confirmed.  The handsome animal behavior expert has filmed his

Ex-Port Authority Official Says ‘Evidence Exists’ Christie Knew About Lane Closings, Highlight Hollywood News

The former Port Authority official who personally oversaw the lane closings at the George Washington Bridge, central to the scandal now swirling  around Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey, said on Friday

Former ‘Boardwalk Empire’ Star Michael Pitt Lands Role On NBC’s ‘Hannibal’ As Iconic Character, Highlight Hollywood News

Michael Pitt is returning to TV in a major role on NBC’s dark thriller Hannibal, EW reported on Friday.  Actor Michael  Pitt will be  playing the character of Mason Verger, an unstable wealthy

Actors Jesse Eisenberg Cast As Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons As Alfred, In Upcoming ‘Superman Vs Batman’ Film, Highlight Hollywood News

Warner Bros. has announced casting news in the upcoming Henry Caville, Ben Affleck Superman-Batman flick.  Jesse Eisenberg has been set to star as the comic-book super-villain, while Jeremy Irons will play Bruce Wayne’s

White Powder Being Mailed To Hotels Near Super Bowl Site, Former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliana, Highlight Hollywood News

Authorities Friday were investigating white powder scares at New Jersey hotels near the site of the Super Bowl and at the Manhattan office of former Mayor Rudy Giuliani.   Hazardous materials teams

Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ Starring DiCaprio, Maguire Sweeps Australian Academy Awards, Highlight Hollywood News

It was Baz Luhrmann‘s night at the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards Thursday, as the director-producer’s lavish 3D spectacle The Great Gatsby won best film and best director and

Cleo’s Café Blogger Continues Fight To Save ‘The Young And The Restless’ From Jill Farren Phelps’ Clutches, ‘This Campaign Was Started’, Highlight Hollywood News

Those of us who knew William J. Bell and his wife Lee Phillip Bell pre-“Y&R” days and through the inception of “The Young and the Restless” and “The Bold and the Beautiful”