The Stars Just Keep Coming!

Posted in Breaking News! on March 5, 2010 by hollywoodshow

Here’s a quick update on the celebrities confirmed for The Hollywood Show’s April 24th and 25th event.  Joining us for the weekend are: Barbara Moore, Bo Hopkins, Bobby Burgess, Brian Peck, Candy Clark, Cubby O’Brien, Diane Franklin, Doreen Tracey, Fred Williamson, Henry Hill, James MacArthur, Jewel Staite, Jim Wise, Joanna Pacula, Joe Dellesandro, Joe Lando, Kelly LeBrock, Kevin McCarthy, Kimmy Robertson, Kitten Nativadad, Lawrence Monoson, Louise Robey, Lynne Marie Stewart, Mike Connors, Nicolas Hammond, Paul Lemat, Perry King, Rachel Luttrel, Robert Picardo (Saturday Only), Sean Young (Saturday Only), Stella Stevens, Steven R. Stevens, Tom Lester, Tommy Cole, Tommy Kirk, Torri Higginson, and Winifred Friedman.

More celebrities will be announced in the coming days, so check back to see who’s next!

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To The Osmond Family…

Posted in Breaking News! on February 28, 2010 by hollywoodshow

Words cannot express how incredibly stunned and sorry we were to have heard of Michael’s tragic death.  Two weeks ago, no one could have ever imagined that we would now be sending condolences to your family in regard to such a beautiful young man whose entire life was still before him. 

We realize that you’re going to receive thousands of notes and well wishes, but please know that if there is anything at all any of us can do to help you in this time of tragedy, all you ever have to do is ask. 

Marie, Michael, and the entire Osmond family will be our thoughts and prayers.

Paging Dr. Quinn Fans…

Posted in Breaking News! on February 27, 2010 by hollywoodshow

Fans of Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman start making plans to join us at The Hollywood Show’s April event.  Joe Lando has just been confirmed for the weekend! 

Before anyone starts sending messages about the guest list, yes, we do know that we need to try getting Jane Seymour to appear too, and we’re already working on doing exactly that. 

We’ll keep you updated on any progress and look forward to seeing you April 24th and 25th!

A Tragic End To A Desperate Search

Posted in Breaking News! on February 26, 2010 by hollywoodshow

Actor Andrew Koenig, who had been missing since February 14, committed suicide, his father told reporters after his son’s body was found Thursday in a park in Vancouver, British Columbia.  “My son took his own life,” Walter Koenig said at a news conference in the park. The body of the former “Growing Pains” star was found by several friends who conducted their own search of Stanley Park, where Andrew Koenig liked to walk, his father said.

Koenig, 41, was reported missing by his parents after he did not board a flight to Los Angeles from Vancouver last week. Walter Koenig — himself an actor, known for his role as Pavel Chekov in the “Star Trek” series — flew to Vancouver with his wife, Judy, on Tuesday to help with the search.

Koenig fell in love with Vancouver in 1988 when he first visited to film an episode of the TV show “21 Jump Street,” his father said. Koenig appeared in 25 episodes of “Growing Pains” from 1985 to 1989, playing Richard “Boner” Stabone.  He performed at The Improv and had roles in movies that included “NonSeNse,” “InAlienable,” “The Theory of Everything” and “Batman: Dead End.” He also acted on television in “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine,” “G.I. Joe,” “My Two Dads,” “21 Jump Street,” “My Sister Sam” and “Adam-12,” the Web site said, and edited, directed, produced and wrote a number of films.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Andrew’s family and friends.

Announcing April’s First Cast Reunion

Posted in Breaking News! on February 19, 2010 by hollywoodshow

The Hollywood Show proudly announces the first cast reunion planned for our April event is

Cast members currently confirmed are Robert Picardo (Saturday only), Rachel Luttrel, Jewel Staite, and Torri Higginson.  More cast members will be announced as they are confirmed.

Also currently on the roster of those attending are Barbara Moore, Kitten Nativadad, Diane Franklin, Louise Robey, and Tom Lester.

Farewell To A Legend…

Posted in Breaking News! on February 18, 2010 by hollywoodshow

Hollywood is bidding farewell to another of our beloved legends.  Kathryn Grayson died in her sleep Wednesday at her home in Los Angeles at age 88. 

Grayson’s youthful ambition was to sing opera, but she wasn’t able to accomplish that dream until after her movie career ended. While still a teenager, she was placed under contract at MGM at a time when the studio was assembling a stable of musical talent that would dominate the era of great musicals.

She played the title role in Andy Hardy’s Private Secretary and sang Strauss’s Voices of Spring. Mayer was convinced that he had a future star.  She was cast in three minor films, including a musical with Abbot and Costello, then played Gene Kelly’s girlfriend in a wartime revue that included major MGM stars, Thousands Cheer.

Anchors Aweigh, a 1945 hit with Kelly and Frank Sinatra, confirmed her star status. Her bell-like soprano made her the ideal co-star with Hollywood’s full-voiced male singers in operettas and other musicals. She starred in Showboat and Kiss Me Kate with Howard Keel, two with Mario Lanza, one with Gordon MacRae.

Other musicals included Two Sisters from Boston, Ziegfeld Follies, Till the Clouds Roll By, That Midnight Kiss, The Toast of New Orleans, Lovely to Look At, The Desert Song and So This Is Love.

Signature Moments At The Hollywood Show

Posted in Uncategorized on February 17, 2010 by hollywoodshow

We’ve kicked off our 2010 events in style!  Check out the fabulous review of the show by Chris Mann from the Los Angeles Times by clicking HERE!