LOS ANGELES (CA) MARCH 2015 | With just under 30 minutes until the
slated start time of the match the Coliseum was only half-filled, thousands
of fans trapped in the chaos of trying to get past the stadium gates. Shortly
before 7 p.m. downtown Los Angeles might have heard the first roar of the
Coliseum as the nation’s pride in Javier “Chicharito Hernandez dazzled the
stadium for the go-ahead goal in the 14th minute. The Ecuador defense
Failed to mark Hernandez in the attacking third as the speedy forward got
free atop of the box, played through some slight contact and got off a
bullet that bounced off the right post and into the net.
The 26-year-old’s goal was his 39th at the international level, tying him with
Cuauhtémoc Blanco for second in Mexico history. He needs six more to
overtake Jared Borguetti | Source: L.A. Daily News Chris Trevino
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 16 2015 | The 3RD Annual Cinema at the Edge
Independent Film Festival (CATE) was born out of a desire to showcase
innovative films, with a commitment to quality, which push industry
boundaries and explore cutting-edge cinema.
Top 50 films will screen for both the public and industry professionals
working in international film distribution over the course of four days. CATE
will also feature opening and closing night parties, an award ceremony, and
a series of panels with an emphasis on the filmmaking process.
It is CATE’s mission to feature films which will connect with audiences, but
also give independent filmmakers genuine exposure and additional
opportunities for global distribution. This film festival is dedicated to
shining the light on the indie gems which continue to push this
industry to new heights. Check out the event schedule @
CORONA (CA) APRIL 4, 2015 | ESPN FRIDAY NIGHT FIGHTS hosted by
Thompson Boxing Promotions definitely delivered an action packed
evening. All the match ups had individual characteristics that set different
tones for the fans. The main card seemed more of a strategic boxing match
with a few peak moments vs the straight out boxing fights that preceded.
Nonetheless, the fans seemed to have a great night watching all the boxing
In the co-main event, 2012 Olympic Bronze medalist Taras Shelestyuk
(12-0, 8 KOs) remained undefeated against Juan Rodriguez (12-2, 5 KOs).
In other bouts, welterweight Darius Ervin (1-0) of Indio, Calif. notched his
first professional win against Isaac Freeman (1-1, 1 KO) of L.A. The
majority decision scores read: 39-37, 40-36, and 38-38. Juunior lightweight
Michael Norato (1-0, 1 KO) started his pro boxing career by a monster
KO R1 vs Sopuan Rin (1-2-1). Super bantamweight Humberto
Rubalcava (1-0, 1 KO) of Riverside, had a memorable pro debut
by knocking out Christian Lorenzo (2-3, 1 KO). "This is what boxing is
all about," Rubalcava said. "I gave the fans what they wanted to see."
The opening match between junior welterweights Emanuel Robles
(13-0-1, 3 KOs) of San Diego and Wilberth Lopez (5-5, 1 KO) of
Tucson, Ariz, was won by Robles of whom scored a unanimous decision
scores 58-56, 59-55 twice (more info @ http://thompsonboxing.com/).
SANTA MONICA (CA) APRIL 2015 | The 2015 Cinema at the Edge CATE Film
Festival brought together “new super cool” film & TV talent from different parts
of the U.S., Spain, France & Germany. These emerging stars spoke to us
about projects, industry TIPS for those fighting for that dream, and provided
a few fun lifestyle preferences (ie., tasty L.A. eats).
FT., talent interviewed includes, JARED STUART (DIRECTOR / ACTOR) |
JOSE TORRESMA (ACTOR - U.S., & SPAIN) | ALEXANDER G. SEYUM (L.A.
PHOTOG) | JUSTIN SUTTLES & TEAM (WRITER / DIR / PRODUCER) | SARAH
& LAURA BELLINI 'THE TWINS' (ACTRESSES - U.S., & GERMANY) | HUGO
DIEGO GARCIA (ACTOR U.S., FRANCE, SPAIN) | OLIVIA RILEY DAY
(DIRECTOR @ SPRITE FILMS).
Enjoy our short 9 min video highlights @ CATE 2015.
ANAHEIM (CA) APRIL 2015 | The LA KISS football team gave the fans what
they wanted to see ‘guts and glory!’ Errors didn’t make it easy for L.A. Kiss
when they tried to build momentum.
Regardless, the entertainment and the fans were awesome! In brief, the
visiting Las Vegas Outlaws to storm from behind and win, 61-48, at Honda
Center. Check out our video action clips FT shout outs by Arena Football
League AFL - L.A. Kiss star player Antron Dillon, Holy Grail lead singer, and
the L.A. Kiss girls.
LONG BEACH (CA) APRIL 2015 | Miss Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach
was crowned last night as part of Thunder Thursday’s activities.
The winner was Natasha Alhandy-Shaw of Whittier. The first runner
up was Alliyah Becerra of Downey, and Long Beach resident Erika
Abke came in as second runner up.
The 2015 Miss Toyota Grand of Long Beach contest, during the 15th
Annual Thunder Thursday on Pine, an event hosted Thursday by the
Downtown Long Beach Associates. The free event centered around Pine
Avenue and Broadway, featuring live music, driver autographs, a classic
car show, a pit stop competition, motorcycle stunts and the Miss Toyota
Grand Prix of Long Beach Pageant. Source | LB Press Telegram
NEWPORT BEACH (CA) MARCH 2015 | The Newport Beach Film Festival
(NBFF) will showcase more than 350 films from 50 countries and host nightly
special events / post reception parties, red carpet galas, convo’s with
filmmakers, international spotlight events and seminars.
The Festival offers film goers unique opportunities to meet and network with
celebs, filmmakers from around the globe, and film industry professionals.
Celebrated as one of the leading lifestyle film festivals in the United States,
the Newport Beach Film Festival (www.newportbeachfilmfest.com) brings
the best of filmmaking from around the WORLD to Newport Beach for eight
days, April 23 – April 30, 2015.
LONG BEACH (CA) APRIL 2015 | Through two races of the Verizon IndyCar
Series season, Scott Dixon was off to his worst start since 2009. It was too
early to be overly concerned, he said, following 15th- and 11th-place
finishes. Maybe, but his results in eight previous starts in the Toyota Grand
Prix of Long Beach -- one top-five finish -- wouldn't necessarily pump up
the three-time series champion's confidence entering the 80-lap race.
Qualifying third -- his best on the 1.968-mile, 11-turn seaside street circuit
-- was a positive and overtaking Juan Pablo Montoya on Lap 2 showed that
the No. 9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet had the pace… continue
SOURCE: Dave Lewandowski | IndyCar.Com
LOS ANGELES (CA) APRIL 2015 | L.A. Kiss vs AZ Rattlers highlights. Most
arena action sports have high scores (eg., arena soccer, futsal, hockey..etc.)
Even if the final score looked ugly ..one would have look all the good action
quarter by quarter. In short, L.A. Kiss had several awesome action plays
that energized the fans, but in the PRO’s mistakes will kill any good effort.
We hope the team finds the right formula to secure a few W’s.
SCHEDULE & TICKET INFO http://www.lakissfootball.com/
NEWPORT BEACH (CA) APRIL 2015 | LATINO SPOTLIGHT SCREENINGS &
STAY TUNED | INTERVIEWS & HIGHLIGHTS
NEWPORT BEACH (CA) APRIL 2015 | CLOSING DAY SCREENINGS &
STAY TUNED | HIGHLIGHTS
NEWPORT BEACH (CA) APRIL 2015 | Newport Beach Film Festival
(NBFF) Day 1 kicked off its opener lot’s of showbiz lights and cameras.
We covered one of two red carpet venues @ Lido Live - Theater.
Check out our interviews with a few actors and indie film aficionados.
Interview FT., Mellisa Ricci Producers Guild of America Award Winner with
the romantic comedy "Les Bouffons". From professional ballerina in France to
actress in London,Melissa went on to successfully play a variety of roles on
stage as well as in British movies. Since relocating to Los Angeles,Melissa
has been working as an entertainment host,appeared on TV shows, and
played the female lead in the first movie ever made about Christopher
Dorner, based on real life events: "Dorner: Manifesto for Murder".
Tamas Menyhart is a Black Belt Martial Artist, with over 20 years of exper-
ience, was trained by European and World Champions. He does Full Contact,
Kick Boxing, Thai Boxing, Kenpo-Jujitsu (Shootfighting), Taekwondo and also
Aikido. He also does his own stunts and the choreography for his fight scenes.
While working 3 jobs and still training 6 days a week, 3 hours a day, he soon
became active in the entertainment industry. Determined to improve his
acting skills, Tamas started taking acting classes 4 times weekly. Always
wanted to be versatile and play different characters; he does Drama, Comedy,
Romance, Science-Fiction, but has a specialty which is "'Action - Martial Arts'".
NEWPORT BEACH (CA) APRIL 2015 | DAY 3 SCREENINGS