Red carpet romp: The GLAAD Awards from an Alaskan perspective

...dinner date with some college friends. Anna accompanied me to the GLAAD pre-party on Friday, held at a prominent gay bar in Hollywood, The Abbey. My name was on the list. I got to meet GLAAD staffers and volunteers, and apparently there was a famous person...
Photo: Hollywood horror shoot in Fairbanks

...Q'orianka Kilcher, right, gets into character as she and other actors prepare to shoot a scene during the filming of the movie Hollywood movie "Unnatural" on location in Fairbanks. The Fairbanks Daily News Miner reported that the plot follows a photographer...
Hollywood comes to Fairbanks for movie

...animatronic creation on the set of a Hollywood movie filming in Fairbanks. The movie...animatronic polar bear - a number of Hollywood actors making their Fairbanks film debuts...polar bear."Unnatural" is the first Hollywood movie to film in Fairbanks in January...
Betfair Hollywood Park closes for good

...waited in a long line to get into Betfair Hollywood Park for the last time. The track closed...they run it and what they do."Betfair Hollywood Park is the second major California racetrack...question since Churchill Downs sold it to Hollywood Park Land Co. in 2005.At the time...
Campaign begins to honor Alaska Native actor in Hollywood

...campaign is under way to get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for the first Alaska Native...up in Candle, and lived and worked in Hollywood from 1925 until his death in 1952, KTVA...and applications are due in May to the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. He said the campaign...
Old case, new twist

...hesitate: No," Ross said when asked by Hedland if Kowalski was faking it. "If he was faking, then he ought to be in Hollywood, not Alaska, because there's absolutely no way that an individual can create tears for that extended period of time...
Small-city constraints spur design innovation, cooperation

...creating art.Spadone, whose costume work includes major Hollywood productions including the "Spiderman" movies and opera in Juneau is no less demanding than working on a Hollywood film, Spadone said. The main difference is that in Juneau...
Fireside Lecture: 'Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman'

...presentation at that time.Joyce was born in Baraboo, Wisc. Graduating from Mercy Nursing School in Chicago, she moved to Hollywood in 1928 and to Alaska in 1929. Except for a short stay in Wisconsin in the 1940s, Joyce lived in the Juneau area until her...
Cairns, Olsen wed

...Cairns and Leif Olsen wed Aug. 30, 2013 at St. Jude's Church in Redmond, Wash., with a reception following at the Hollywood Schoolhouse in Woodinville, Wash.The bride is the daughter of Don Cairns and Laura Tenesci of Redmond. She graduated from...
Homer artist's bike jersey designs make it in Hollywood

...put her gold rush license plate design on 50 bike jerseys in 2003 to see if they'd sell that her jerseys were destined for Hollywood?No one, that's who. Including Sarns.If you've seen "This is 40," starring Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann and Albert...


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