Greeks and the Oscars

The Academy Awards often had Greek color. Greeks and people of Greek origin have always represented the Greek spirit in cinema's biggest celebration. This...

The Greek in Charlie Wilson’s War

Besides the entertaining and smart character of Avrakotos the movie has nothing to do with Greece or Greek culture. However, the character of the Greek CIA agent is very well developed and fantastically played by Hoffman.

Maria Menounos on Men’s Fitness Magazine

Maria Menounos, the 34-year-old TV hostess of Extra, featured on the cover of Men's Fitness, impressed once again with her beauty, sexiness and good...

Greekness Counter: Milk (2008)

This is a new series of articles that aim to review the Greek American Roles in popular American cinema. Early in his career, Milk...

Anna Giannotis Directs New Cutting Edge Web Series “Circumcized”

Not an Israeli, but a Greek-American filmmaker, Anna Giannotis is the director of a new cutting edge web series called "Circumcized". Anna Giannotis who...

Ten Plus 1 Greek-Inspired Halloween Costumes

With Halloween just around the corner, people have chaotically flooded the streets in search of the perfect costume. Among the costumes featured in stores,...

Anthony Skordi Guest Stars in ABC’s “Detroit 187”

Anthony Skordi guest stars as Christof Petros on "Detroit 187". It's a new series on ABC whose premise is is kind of 'The Office'...

“Dancing with the Greeks”

Mark Ballas is the star who has impressed critics and audience of the popular TV show "Dancing with the Stars". This season his father tried his luck on the dance stage together with his son.

Greekness Counter: “Beneath the Twelve Mile Reef”

Tony Petrakis (Robert Wagner) is a cocky Greek youth living in Tarpon Springs in a stereotypical traditional family who undergoes a manly rite of passage. Tony’s father, Mike Petrakis (Gilbert Roland) is a sponge diver who is having a hard time finding sponges in the area traditionally harvested by Greeks.