Greece with “Correction” among the 67 Countries competing for 2008 Foreign Language Film Oscar®

Sid Ganis announced the 67 entries competing for foreign film Oscar. Greece send the film of Thanos Anastopoulos,"Correction", a movie exploring relationships between Greek people and foreign immigrants who live in their country.

Antholis becomes President, HBO Miniseries

Upon Callender’s departure Greek American producer, Kary Antholis, will become president, HBO Miniseries. He has been senior vice president, HBO Films and Miniseries, since November 2004.

“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.

“It’s all Greek to me” in Irvine

Angelo Tsarouchas will present his show "it's all Greek to me" on October 7th in Irvine at the "Improv" comedy club. Angelo is a well known actor and stand up comedian originally from Canada.

“Torturing Sommer” aka “Extreme Sommer”

"Extreme Sommer" began filming on the 27th of September with the first episode being filmed in San Fransisco. Kostas Sommer is hosting the show about an average guy that travels the world in order to find the best adventures.

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.