Meeting the Cast of Michal Mann’s HEAT

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently held a sold-out screening of Michael Mann’s 1995 classic film “Heat” on Sept. 7 at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The film recently underwent a 4K DCP restoration by Mann and Stefan Sonnenfeld, of Company 3. After the screening, an all-star cast including…

La Brea’s Newest Brunch Destination – Odys + Penelope

I regret I never dined at Hatfield’s, that took over Michel Richard’s restaurant Citrus on Melrose Ave. Fortunately the dynamic culinary couple, Karen and Quinn Hatfield (met when they both worked together at Spago) quickly opened a more fast-casual cafe nearby in 2012, Sycamore Kitchen. Located inside a former iconic print shop along the design…

We will never forget 9/11/01

I was very moved today as we drove by Pepperdine University in Malibu. Cars were pulled over to the side and people were gathered on the massive lawn that is usually off-limits to visitors. For September 11 Pepperdine honors all of the victims with full-sized flags lined in rows. The display commemorates the lives lost…