Celebrities

Greece Extends Offer of Citizenship to Tom Hanks' Entire Family

Officials from the Greek government explained in detail on Tuesday the reasons why it extended an offer of citizenship to Tom Hanks in December and also stated that the offer included Hanks’ wife, actress and producer Rita Wilson, and...

Beloved Greek Actress Erika Broyer Dies at 77

Beloved Greek actress, singer and dancer Erika Broyer died on Sunday at the age of 77. She had been hospitalized for the last few weeks in an intensive care unit of a hospital in Athens, with serious health issues. Broyer was...

Rita Wilson Thanks Greece for Granting Tom Hanks Honorary Greek Citizenship

American actress and singer Rita Wilson thanked Greece on Friday for granting honorary citizenship to her husband Tom Hanks, earlier in December 2019. Wilson expressed her gratitude to the country of her ancestors in a post on Instagram, saying ''Thank...

Tom Hanks’ First Tweet as an Honorary Greek Citizen

Tom Hanks tweeted a picture on Thursday wishing everyone a Happy New Year in Greek and highlighting the fact that he is now a proud honorary Greek citizen. https://twitter.com/tomhanks/status/1212771696391811073 In his tweet, Hanks said ''Kronia Polla,'' which is a Greek greeting...

Tom Hanks Was Always Greek, This Week it Just Became Official

"I feel 110 percent Greek," Tom Hanks told Greek Reporter ten years ago. Well, it was time to become a Greek citizen too, and that happened on Friday when President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos signed the official papers...

Titanic Actor Visits Home of the Gods

Hollywood star Billy Zane was spotted enjoying a break at Mount Olympus, known as the home of Zeus and the major Greek gods since before the time of Homer. Zane, who became known for his villainous role as Caledon Hockley...

Maria Sakkari Speaks Out on Rumors She's Dating Stefanos Tsitsipas

Top Greek tennis player Maria Sakkari on Monday tried to dispel rumors that she is currently secretly dating Stefanos Tsitsipas, while coyly adding "one never knows what the future will bring." The two tennis stars have become beloved by Greeks...

Idyllic Santorini the Setting for Marriage Proposal by Christie Brinkley's Ex-Husband

A 60-year-old American architect who has two children with ex-wife Christie Brinkley recently got engaged to his 21-year-old girlfriend on Santorini. The couple was vacationing on the idyllic Greek island on September 15 when Peter Cook popped the question with...

Greek Mathematics Reveal Most Beautiful Woman on the Planet

British scientists have recently determined exactly who is the most beautiful woman on the planet -- according to a mathematical formula used by ancient Greeks. Dr. Julian De Silva, an eminent facial cosmetic surgeon on London's famous Harley Street, led...

Katherine Kelly Lang from "The Bold and the Beautiful" in Greece For Filming

The well-known American actress Katherine Kelly Lang, who became internationally famous as ''Brooke'' on CBS' popular soap opera ''The Bold and the Beautiful,'' arrived on the shores of Corfu (Kerkyra) on Sunday to take part in the filming of a Greek...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Set to Become a Dad

Reigning NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo's girlfriend announced on Friday via an Instagram post that she is expecting a baby in the upcoming months. Mariah Danae Riddlesprigger uploaded a photo on her Instagram account that shows a Giannis’ Bucks jersey for...

Greek-American Comedian Carie Karavas talks Argyle Theatre shows, digital age of comedy

Acclaimed Greek-American comedian Carie Karavas chatted with this journalist about her upcoming stand-up comedy shows at the Argyle Theatre and opened up about the digital age of comedy and entertainment. Her back-to-back comedy shows took place on September 25 at...

Party Time for Billionaire Heiress Ariana Rockefeller on Mykonos (video)

Ariana Rockefeller, the great-great-granddaughter of John D. Rockefeller, the founder of Standard Oil, was spotted over the weekend on Mykonos partying with friends at an island nightclub. The 37-year-old heiress, who is a also a fashion designer, was captured by...

Kate Upton Soaks Up the Sun During Greek Vacation

American supermodel and actress Kate Upton has been enjoying a Greek holiday, soaking up the sun and visiting ancient sites, including the Parthenon in Athens. Upton shared several photos from her vacation over the weekend, including one in which the...

Hollywood Actor James Franco Spotted on Mykonos (video)

James Franco, the American actor and filmmaker, was spotted on the Greek island of Mykonos last Wednesday, enjoying the last days of summer on the Greek island. This is the second consecutive year that Franco has visited the cosmopolitan Aegean island with...