Zurich Film Festival Honors Writer-Director Costa Gavras

The Zurich Film Festival, will honor Costa-Gavras with its Golden Eye award for lifetime achievement. The award presentation will also offer a retrospective of Costa-Gavras’ works.

Oscar® Entries for Foreign Language and Short Film due October 1st

Wednesday, October 1, is the deadline to submit entries in the Live Action Short Film, Animated Short Film and Foreign Language Film categories to be considered for the 81st Academy Awards®.

Tina Fey and Greg Yaitanes among the Emmy Winners!

Greek-American writer, and actress of 30 Rock, Tina Fey, walked out from the NOKIA theater with three Emmy Awards. Greg Yaitanes, the director of the episode of House M. D. received the Award for outstanding directing for a drama series.

The Emmy Nominations “of Greek Descent”

Linda Spheeris, Greg Yaitanes, Milton Buras, Brian Penikas, Edward Kitsis, and James Karidas are nominated for an Emmy Award. Tina Fey is the big star of the night with three nominations for 30 Rock.

Hollywood’s Greek Super Couple:Hanks and Wilson

Whether they are behind the scenes supporting a Greek-themed movie project or appearing in person at the Los Angeles Greek church, Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson are proof that the Greek community does have an ever-present voice in Hollywood.

“Arcadia Lost” is now filming in Greece

Phedon Papapmichael after finishing shooting Oliver Stone's last picture, W. , is now directing a new movie called "Arcadia Lost". The movie takes place in Greece and New York, and is expected in theaters in 2009.

A US tour and new international albums by Yannatou and Tsabropoulos

Today ECM Records will release two new albums by marvelous Greek artists : Vassilis Tsabropoulos and Savina Yannatou. Yannatou and her Primavera en Salonico orchestra are also touring the US this month.

Hanks & Wilson at the LA Greek Festival

Hollywood’s favorite super-star couple Tom Hanks & Rita Wilson will once again serve as honorary chairs and celebrity guest hosts of the L.A. Greek Fest “10th Anniversary Spectacular” - which will take place Sept. 5-7 on the Grand Plaza grounds of Saint Sophia Cathedral.

Trisha’s new Super Sexy calendar 4 a good cause!

Patricia Kara has been featured in many magazines and calendars in addition to her TV appearances. Now it was the right time to create her own calendar which will be available for purchase at PatriciaKara.com in October.

MTV goes Greek!

Yesterday the Greek MTV went on air for the first time. The Greek subsidiary of MTV is still searching for young and passionate people to host and produce future shows.