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Tribeca Festival 2024 Sets ‘Footloose,’ ‘Mean Streets’ Screenings

Tribeca Festival 2024 Sets ‘Footloose,’ ‘Mean Streets’ Screenings

The Tribeca Festival has set its talks, reunions and retrospective screenings for its 2024 edition. The festival’s Storytellers series will feature talks with Judd Apatow, Andy Cohen, Kieran Culkin, Michael Stipe, Laverne Cox, Kerry Washington in conversation with Nicole Avant and Jon Batiste celebrating Nat King Cole with author and music journalist Marcus J. Moore. And its Directors series will feature a conversation between director Gus Van Sant and Vito Schnabel, whom Van Sant recently directed in Feud: Capote vs. the Swans. Tribeca will also celebrate the 50th and 40th anniversaries of Mean Streets and , respectively, with screenings of both films followed by conversations with Martin Scorsese, Robert De Niro and Nas after Mean Streets and Kevin Bacon after Footloose. Steven Spielberg is also bringing a 50th anniversary screening of his theatrical debut, The Sugarland Express, to Tribeca and will participate in a conversation after the screening. And the festival will continue this year’s 25th anniversary celebration of the premiere of The Sopranos with a Beacon Theatre screening of the documentary Wise Guy directed …

Halle Berry on Herpes Scare That Was Actually Perimenopause

Halle Berry on Herpes Scare That Was Actually Perimenopause

Social impact agency Propper Daley hosted its fourth A Day of Unreasonable Conversation summit on Monday, featuring a star-studded group of speakers that included Kerry Washington, Halle Berry, Jane Fonda, Paris Hilton, recent Oscar-winner Cord Jefferson and First Lady Jill Biden. The invite-only event — produced in collaboration with culture change agency Invisible Hand, with The Hollywood Reporter as a media partner — took place at the Getty Center with a full day of programming designed to connect TV writers, producers and executives with cultural changemakers. The day’s conversations spanned topics of politics, race, education, climate change, health and labor, with intentions to provide information that will influence future onscreen storylines and help maintain narrative authenticity. Early on in the day’s schedule, Berry joined the First Lady for a conversation about women’s health, menopause and the way older women’s stories are often told; the discussion came after President Biden signed an executive order focused on boosting women’s health research just last week. Berry, who has become an outspoken menopause awareness advocate in recent years, told the room her aim is about …

Chanel Gathered Michelle Williams, Carey Mulligan, Kerry Washington, and Other Stars to Celebrate Its Sparkly New Store

Chanel Gathered Michelle Williams, Carey Mulligan, Kerry Washington, and Other Stars to Celebrate Its Sparkly New Store

How does one celebrate a life-size golden jewelry box arriving on Fifth Avenue, you ask? With a lavish party, obviously: an intimate night for A-listers, influencers, and tastemakers, all decked out in tweed and baubles. Elizabeth Olsen, America Ferrera, Katie Holmes and Melodie Monrose.From Getty Images. Dianna Agron, Lucy Boynton, Alexi Ashe, Seth Meyers and Kerry Washington.From Getty Images. And that’s exactly how Chanel opened its highly anticipated flagship boutique solely dedicated to watches and fine jewelry (you can find leather goods, shoes, and ready-to-wear at 15 East 57th Street). America Ferrera, Katie Holmes, Seth Meyers, Carey Mulligan, Sadie Sink, Kerry Washington, and Michelle Williams, among others, rubbed shoulders at the luxe night out, which served as an unofficial pre-kickoff to New York Fashion Week. “It’s stunning. It’s such a spectacular space,” Washington told Vanity Fair. “Just every corner, every inch of the space is so artfully done, which I think is such a testament to Chanel and to Coco Chanel in particular.” Michelle Williams, Carey Mulligan, Victoria Pedretti, Phoebe Tonkin and Kelsey Asbille.From Getty …

Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce, Olivia Culpo and Christian McCaffrey: Celebs Who Found Love in the NFL

Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce, Olivia Culpo and Christian McCaffrey: Celebs Who Found Love in the NFL

Super Bowl Sunday will have some serious star power in both cheering sections! Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce are two of the biggest names in the music and sports world, respectively, so it’s no surprise that the public has remained fascinated by the romance between the two. Swift has attended many of the Kansas City Chiefs games this season, cheering from Kelce’s family box, and even helped him celebrate on the field after the AFC Championship. On the San Francisco 49ers side, star running back Christian McCaffrey will have a former Miss Universe rooting him on, in fiancee Olivia Culpo. Not only that, McCaffrey’s teammate, linebacker Fred Warner, is married to former Bachelor star Sydney Hightower! This is hardly the first time that a celebrity has found love with an NFL player. From Jessica Simpson getting mocked by Cowboys fans for daring to attend boyfriend Tony Romo’s game, to Gisele Bunchen helping Tom Brady hoist yet another Super Bowl trophy, to Ciara finding her Prince Charming under center for the Seattle Seahawks, it’s a story we …

Star Guests

Star Guests

Everyone possesses a favorite memory when it comes to Chanel, a testament to the strength of the iconography of the legendary French house. That idea was certainly true among the Hollywood stars who turned up on the evening of Feb. 7 for the debut of Chanel’s first U.S. boutique dedicated to fine jewelry and watches, located on New York’s Fifth Avenue in Midtown’s landmark 1921 Crown Building. Carey Mulligan was among the actresses who did not hesitate when asked which signature element of the brand might be a favorite. “Chanel No. 5, because it’s been my mother’s fragrance for as long as I can remember,” she explained to The Hollywood Reporter on the red carpet. “Until this day, the smell of that scent is: that’s my mum going out to dinner, or that’s my mum going to work. Everything about it reminds me of her, in the best way.” For Kerry Washington, who paired a strapless Chanel white cotton tweed dress with a statement necklace of pink gold and diamonds from the house’s Tweed de …