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“Apples” Will Represent Greece for International Feature Film at Oscars in 2021

"Apples," the directorial debut of Greek filmmaker Christos Nikou, will represent Greece in the "Best International Feature Film" category at the Oscars in 2021. Nikou is known internationally for his work as assistant director on critically acclaimed films like "Dogtooth"...

Tommy Lee Collaborates With Machine Gun Kelly On New Song

Tommy Lee collaborated with Machine Gun Kelly, who played the famous Motley Crue drummer in the Netflix series "The Dirt", on a new song called "Climb". "Climb" is a genre mix was composed for a new four-part horror musical podcast...

VASSY’s New Song ‘Oxygen’ Will Lift Your Spirits

EDM singer and songwriter VASSY has just released a brand new hit titled "Oxygen", and it's the song we all definitely needed in 2020. She teamed up with Outgang and TwoWorldsApart to release the song, which has an uplifting, catchy...

False Positive Test Halts Shooting of John Stamos’ ‘Big Shot’

A positive test on set halted shooting of the new Disney Plus series "Big Shot", starring John Stamos. Thankfully, the test turned out to be a false positive. The crew member tested positive on Tuesday, while the crew were undergoing...

Dave Bautista to Star in Sci-Fi Film ‘Universe’s Most Wanted’

Dave Bautista is continuing his streak of sci-fi films, as after his turn in "Dune" and the "Guardians of the Galaxy" series, he has been cast as the lead in "Universe's Most Wanted". The movie, directed by Brad Peyton, starts...

Rita Wilson’s Song ‘Pink’ Supports Those Fighting Breast Cancer

Actress and singer-songwriter Rita Wilson has teamed up with other famous musicians, including Dolly Parton and Jordin Sparks, on the song "Pink", intended to speak to those with breast cancer. Part of the song's proceeds will be given to the...

Watch Tom Hanks in ‘News of the World’ Trailer

Tom Hanks has teamed up with director Paul Greengrass to star in his first ever Western film, titled "News of the World", set to premiere on Christmas Day 2020. The film follows Hanks, who plays a Civil War veteran named...

2020 LA Greek Film Festival Orpheus Award Winners

After being extended to October 21 due to high demand, the first ever virtual LAGFF is drawing to a close, and the 2020 Orpheus Award winners have been announced. This year's audience numbers were especially high, as viewers from the...

Mena Suvari Pregnant With Her First Child

Actress Mena Suvari announced that she is pregnant with a baby boy at 41, which she and husband Michael Hope are expecting in the Spring of 2021. The actress, who is of Greek-Estonian descent, confessed that even though she had...

Stunning Greek Island of Spetses Becomes Setting of Hollywood Movie

Filming for a new Hollywood movie has already begun on the breathtaking island of Spetses. The film, titled "The Lost Daughter," features stars Olivia Coleman and Dakota Johnson. https://www.instagram.com/p/CGU_RJDhRJX/ Spetses, located in the Saronic Gulf, is known for its history and town,...