DC Comics’ iconic superhero Wonder Woman has been named as an Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls. The United Nations appointment comes on the 75th anniversary of Woman Woman’s debut in comic books. Continue reading Woman Woman Named Honorary Ambassador
Hacksaw Ridge is based on the incredible true story about Desmond T. Doss (played by Andrew Garfield), a US Army medic and Seventh-day Adventist conscientious objector, who refused to carry and shoot any weapons. Continue reading Andrew Garfield Portrays Conscientious Objector in Hacksaw Ridge
Raven Kane is the name of a lady who has enjoyed a long and successful career in the field of music, quite a bit as a rocker. She is a third generation composer, who was born Pauline Frechette, and has decided to revert back to her given name for the exploration of her musical powers in the field of contemporary classical. In this video clip with Mirit, she discusses her efforts to help women, especially after they turn 50, along with how she became a champion equestrian later in her life.
With an award-winning career spanning five decades, singer, songwriter, actress and comedian Bette Midler has also long championed her New York Restoration Project (NYRP).
On Friday, October 28, Midler’s annual Hulaween Bash will be held at the Waldorf Astoria and is sure to attract its usual crowd of celebrities, witches, wizards and warlocks. Continue reading Bette Midler Hulaween Bash to Benefit NY Restoration Project
During a nearly twenty-five year career, multiple award-winning singer and songwriter Martina McBride has topped both the Country Music and Adult Contemporary charts. She has been involved in philanthropic activities for almost as long and has, for over 20 years, hosted Middle Tennessee’s YMCA Celebrity Auction.
The singer, who has won the Country Music Association’s Female Vocalist of the Year four times and the Academy of Country Music’s Top Female Vocalist three times, is currently touring and assisting those in need while doing so. Continue reading Martina McBride Helping People Where She Performs
Mack, Jack & McConaughey (MJ&M) is the joint fundraising effort of Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, ACM Award-winning recording artist Jack Ingram and ESPN analyst and Texas coaching legend Mack Brown. The 5th Annual two-day charity event will be held on April 20-21, 2017, in Austin, Texas. Continue reading Matthew McConaughey Returns for 5th Mack, Jack & McConaughey
As a sequel to both The Da Vinci Code and Angels & Demons, Inferno stars Tom Hanks as Professor Robert Langdon in a fast-paced mystery thriller directed by Ron Howard.
Langdon must solve his most intricate puzzle ever after he awakens with no memory in a hospital in Florence, Italy. Continue reading Tom Hanks Brings Robert Langdon Back in Inferno
Academy Award-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio began his environmental activism shortly after the success of Titanic, when he started the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation.
Aside from working on projects in over 40 countries, he has produced two short web documentaries (Water Planet and Global Warming). In addition, he wrote, produced and narrated the acclaimed environmentally themed documentary The 11th Hour, through his own production company, Appian Way, and just released a new documentary, Before the Flood. Continue reading Leonardo DiCaprio Delivers Environmental Talk at Our Ocean
Aside from being an award-winning comedian and actor, Robin Williams was an avid cyclist. The late actor’s family has placed his collection of bikes for sale to benefit two very specific charities, the Challenged Athletes Foundation and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation. Continue reading Robin Williams’ Bike Collection to Benefit Charity
If it appeared that Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise) was in trouble in his first movie, then it may be 10-times worse in this sequel Never Go Back. His old investigative unit is now being run by Major Susan Turner (Cobie Smulders) who is arrested for Treason. Continue reading Tom Cruise Resurrects Jack Reacher in Never Go Back
Emmy and Golden Globe winner Gary Sinese (CSI:NY, Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders) is also the lead in a rock band, the Lt. Dan Band. The group is named after his character in his Oscar-nominated role of Lt. Dan Taylor in Forrest Gump.
Although the Gary Sinese Foundation was only established in 2011, the actor started supporting first-responders and military after 9/11. Last night, as part of a Beyond Borders (BB) mid-season bash, the Lt Dan Band performed for military personnel at the CBS Radford Lot, while also raising money and awareness for veterans through his charity. Continue reading Gary Sinese, Lt Dan Band Veteran’s Benefit Concert
British actress, model and activist Emma Watson got her start in show business when she was nine years old, as Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter film series. She appeared in all eight Potter films and has been in a dozen other movies, including Noah and the upcoming Beauty and the Beast. Following the Potter series, Watson became involved in women’s work rights issues and the #HeforShe campaign. Continue reading Emma Watson Advocating Against Child Marriage
Sylvester Stallone is not your typical action actor. For three specific franchises, Rambo, Rocky and The Expendables, Stallone wrote or co-wrote most of the 14 films, as well as directed many of them. On October 20, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, the icon will be the recipient of The Heart of Hollywood award by the Cedars-Sinai Board of Governors. Continue reading Sylvester Stallone The Heart of Hollywood
There exists In a Valley of Violence an old west mining town called Denton with an unforgiving Marshal, Clyde Martin (John Travolta). Mysterious drifter Paul (Ethan Hawke) and his dog end up in Denton and he finds himself at odds with Gilly (James Ransome), the marshal’s son and deputy. Continue reading John Travolta Marshals Old West Town
Legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Smokey Robinson and Grammy award-winning singer/songwriter Kenny Loggins attended and performed at a sold-out fundraiser for the national charity Little Kids Rock. The nonprofit “transforms lives by restoring, expanding, and innovating music education in our schools.” Continue reading Smokey Robinson, Kenny Loggins Jam with Little Kids Rock
Multiple award-winning singer and songwriter Rihanna has sold more than 200 million albums worldwide, making her one of the top selling artists of all-time. The singer has been working to better the lives of children for over a decade and a multiple year deal with two other charities was recently announced by her Clara Lionel Foundation. Continue reading Rihanna Partners with Other Advocates for Children
As secret government agents, the gorgeous and sophisticated Joneses (Gal Gadot and Jon Hamm) do not lead quite the normal American suburban life, in Keeping Up with the Joneses. Continue reading Gal Gadot, Jon Hamm are the Joneses
More than just a fashion photographer, Paris Helena is also a model, cinematographer, director and film maker. She once worked as an intern at Mark Seliger Photography, who is noted for his portraiture, and has had her own photography business since 2011.
In this video clip, Paris Helena discusses with Mirit where she gets her inspiration as a photographer, from background to style and more.
Service members at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst were treated to an advance screening of The Magnificent Seven with appearances by actors Chris Pratt and Haley Bennett and director Antoine Fuqua. Continue reading Chris Pratt, Haley Bennett, Antoine Fuqua Host USO Magnificent Seven Screening
Emmy Award-winning producer Ryan Seacrest is a popular radio personality and television host, probably most well-known for his time hosting American Idol. On October 20, Seacrest will host the 2016 United Services Organization (USO) Gala at the at Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. Continue reading Ryan Seacrest to MC USO 75th Anniversary Gala