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Melina Kanakaredes Developing Comedy “Greek Candy”

Actress and producer Melina Kanakaredes is developing a single-camera comedy titled "Greek Candy" over at IMDb TV, based on her own Greek family's history. Melina Kanakaredes in "Greek Candy" The series focuses on a family with three teen daughters, four Greek...

Netflix’ Ted Sarandos Boycotts Golden Globes Until Reforms Made

The CEO of Netflix, Ted Sarandos, announced on May 6 that he will be boycotting the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) until it makes ethical and "demographic" reforms. The HFPA, the organization which puts on the Golden Globes ceremony each...

John Stamos Joins “American Idol” as Guest Mentor

Actor and musician John Stamos will guest star on "American Idol" as a mentor to the season's top nine contestants on a special Disney World episode on May 2. The finalists from the 2021 talent show competition were taken to...

Olympia Dukakis: Oscar-Winning ‘Moonstruck’ Actress Dies at 89

Olympia Dukakis, the beloved "Moonstruck" Oscar-winning Greek American actress, has died at the age of 89 on Saturday. The world learned of Dukakis’ passing from her brother Apollo in a Facebook post. He said that she died peacefully at her...

2021 Oscars: Full List of Winners

The 93rd Academy Awards took place on Sunday, April 25 in Hollywood, California. The main ceremony for the 2021 Oscars was at the Dolby Theatre, with A-list presenters streaming in from other locations in LA and around the world. Greeks Nominated...

Greek Oscar Winners Over the Decades: Academy Awards

Five Greek Oscar winners have existed throughout the glamorous history of the Academy Awards. At the Oscars, five Greeks have laid hold of the gold-plated statuette, including Katina Paxinou (1944), Manos Hadjidakis (1961), Vassilis Photopoulos (1965), Vangelis Papathanassiou (1982)...

David Cronenberg to Film New Sci-Fi Movie in Greece

Famed director David Cronenberg will be filming his new sci-fi movie, with the working title "Crimes of the Future," in Greece in 2021. The film will begin principal photography at some point in the summer. According to EKOME CEO Panos...

Jennifer Aniston Baby Rumor Debunked By Her Reps

Jennifer Aniston's baby was the story of the day for most of the tabloids this morning. However, Jennifer Aniston's team, for what seems like the hundredth time, has had to shut down false rumors about her expecting a baby. Tabloids...

Oscars 2021: Academy Reveals Star-Studded Presenters List

The producers of the 93rd Oscars just revealed the all-star presenters list to host the 2021 Academy Awards ceremony. The big names on board include Angela Bassett, Halle Berry, Bryan Cranston, Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt, Reese Witherspoon, Renee Zellweger, Bong...

New Daniel Craig Movie to Film in Greece this June

Daniel Craig, the famous and beloved around the world English actor, is expected to come to Greece in June this summer to participate in the filming of the sequel of the film ''Knives Out.''

Empire State: Chris Potamitis On His Famous Heist and Life Story

When Chris Potamitis was a young man, he took part in the largest cash robbery in US history. In an exclusive interview, Potamitis spoke to Greek Reporter about the real events of the heist, the jail time he faced,...

Souvlaki Hanx: Tom Hanks Launches New Greek Restaurant Chain

It was in his beautiful island home on Antiparos that Tom Hanks got the idea to start a Greek restaurant chain in the US. The restaurant industry has taken a hit during the pandemic, and many service workers are...