Like many people my age I grew up rooting for Indiana Jones and Han Solo in the late 70’s and early 80’s. You can imagine when I found myself getting to meet Harrison Ford at Comic Con a few years back I was a little excited. I had heard that Ford is a bit of … More Harrison Ford.
When I was 17 (before I ever imagined I would meet famous people for a living) I was a regular teenager going to high school in Oshawa, Ontario. One night myself and some friends heard that there was a movie filming in a secluded area called “Camp Samac.” You have to remember this was … More Designated Celebrity
I don’t envy sports journalists. Even though I’m a giant sports nut the thought of interviewing athletes every single day (most of whom are not interested in talking to you) is very painful. The one plus to covering sports however is attending the odd game for free! ( I do have a ridiculous NFL story … More Manchester United
Right now as I write this Toronto is undergoing its annual suck up to Hollywood Celebrity Festival, I mean the Toronto International Film Festival. Actually I do quite enjoy many aspects of this event although I’m not sure how the remake of the “Magnificent Seven” and “Deepwater Horizon” are TIFF films. This post however is … More Midnight Madness indeed…
I will update this blog at least once a week with (hopefully) interesting stories from Hollywood to Toronto, Alberta and New York City.
I am a former TV Producer & Reporter who has been in the presence of over 1000 actors, athletes, musicians and more. The first interview I ever did (for pay) with a celebrity was with the recently departed Gene Wilder. To say I loved his comedy is to put it mildly. Stir Crazy, Young … More Why this blog…and Gene Wilder.
When I started working for a TV show in Western Canada everyone wanted to go on trips to interview celebrities. Imagine leaving freezing Red Deer, Alberta in January to travel to LA to stay at the Four Seasons in Beverly Hills. It was amazing but you had to work hard for it. Stations all across … More My First Red Carpet
This is the excerpt for a featured content post. … More Rachel McAdams