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University of California Announces New Lectureship in Modern Greek

The Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) Center for the Study of Hellenic Culture at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has announced the establishment of a permanent new position for a lecturer in Modern Greek. The SNF & Ioannis P....

Tam’s Burgers: The Greek Grandfather of Compton Taking Over Super Bowl LVI

Greek-owned burger stands Tam's Burgers were cemented in California history during Super Bowl LVI. Perhaps it was the kindness and philotimo of founder Kosta Vovos who made his shop the center of the community that raised some of America's...

Footage Shows Tragic Police Shooting of 14 Year Old Girl in LA

The Los Angeles Police Department released on Monday body camera footage of a police shooting that led to the death of 14-year-old Valentina Orellana-Peralta. The LAPD had entered a Burlington Coat Factory in North Hollywood in search of a 24-year-old...

LA Greek Film Festival Calls for Entries; Announces 2022 Dates

The 2022 LA Greek Film Festival is officially accepting submissions for 2022. The LAGFF announced on Tuesday that the upcoming festival will be held from May 9 to May 15, 2022. The festival's organizers also described this coming year's hybrid...

ECOS Helps Address Major Cause of Student Absenteeism in South LA Schools

The Austin Ekeler Foundation, ThinkWatts Foundation, and ECOS, the leading green cleaning products manufacturer, donated state-of-the-art washers and dryers as well as ECOS laundry detergent in three Watts School District schools on Giving Tuesday (#givingtuesday). The initiative will give students...

Greek Genocide Rally Planned Outside Turkish Consulate in L.A.

Greek organizations are urging Greek Americans to join the demonstration to commemorate the Greek Genocide on Wednesday in Los Angeles

Exclusive: Tom Hanks on Being a Citizen of Greece

One of Hollywood's most beloved actors and the latest honorary citizen of Greece, Tom Hanks spoke to Greek Reporter about how he feels to be officially Greek! 

Christos Vasilopoulos Starts Consultation Service for Greek Actors in LA

Christos Vasilopoulos, the Greek TV star who has made a smooth transition into Hollywood, appearing on shows such as Cinemax’s "Banshee", TNT's "The Last Ship" and "Blindspot," is now starting up a consultation business for actors moving to Los...

Greek Director Konstantinos Mousoulis Launches Innovative Acting Workshops in the US

Greek film director Konstantinos Mousoulis will offer a series of intensive workshops this spring focused on film acting techniques in the cities of Miami, New York and Los Angeles. The workshops will prepare actors for the real world of entertainment, teaching...

Tonia Sotiropoulou Wins Best Actress at LA Film Festival

Tonia Sotiropoulou is a 31-year-old Greek Cypriot actress who currently lives in the United Kingdom. She became globally known after her participation in ''Skyfall'', the 2012 James Bond film. On Friday, Sotiropoulou was informed that she won the award for ''Best Actress...