If you look up a greatest album list, chances are most of these are going to be on there.
On a seamless Wednesday afternoon, Dolby Studios in SoHo hosted a private exhibition of the new hit musical biopic of pop music icon, Elton John, Rocketman. Following a private screening in Times Square the previous day, the audience got to enjoy clips, scenes, and commentary from Director Dexter Fletcher and actor Taron Egerton. Using the Bluetooth Dolby headphones, participants can fully immerse themselves in their iPad station in the first room. Users can control the headphones volume and noise canceling abilities via touch on the right and left earphones. A wonderful pairing for an immersive experience.
And I think it’s gonna to be a long long time… till we have another movie of this kind.
A new trailer sparked everyone’s interest yesterday as the sequel to the comic book adaptation “Kingsman: The Secret Service” came out with an all new and improved cast including Channing Tatum, Halle Berry, Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges and a special guest, Elton John.
The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) will present its 24th annual Academy Awards Viewing Party Wonderful Crazy Night on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at West Hollywood Park in Los Angeles. Elton John and David Furnish will host the gala event. Presenting Sponsors BVLGARI, M∙A∙C Cosmetics, and Neuro Drinks and Diana Jenkins are supporting this important event.
Following dinner and an exciting live auction, Elton and his band will perform various selections, including songs from Elton’s new album Wonderful Crazy Night, co-produced by Elton and T-Bone Burnett with lyrics by Bernie Taupin.
For a fourth consecutive year, award-winning Chef Gordon Ramsay will prepare the sumptuous dinner for party guests to enjoy while watching a live telecast of the 88th Academy Awards. DJ Johnny Dynell also returns to spin tunes for guests to dance the night away.
The Foundation’s Academy Awards Viewing Party is the most highly visible and successful fundraising event in Hollywood on Oscar Night. Over the past 23 years, this annual event has raised more than $50 million. These funds help the Foundation to make a real difference in the lives of people at risk for or living with HIV/AIDS, including urgently needed medical care in the Caribbean, innovative treatment and prevention programs in the Southern United States, and national initiatives addressing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the United States and Canada.
Audi, BBVA Compass, TheBLUEFISH, and StyleHaul are serving as Co-Sponsors, and Fin Gray and Michael Melnick are Associate Sponsors. American Airlines is EJAF’s official airline.
This year’s event co-chairs are Tim and Jane Allen, Beck, Boy George, Naomi Campbell, Jim Carrey, Ciara, Chris Colfer, Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi, John Demsey, Zooey Deschanel, Jennifer Kelly Dominiquini, Roland Emmerich, Stéphane Gerschel, Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka, Debbie Harry, Stephanie Horbaczewski, Samuel L. Jackson, Diana Jenkins, Caitlyn Jenner, Quincy Jones, Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban, Billie Jean King and Ilana Kloss, Heidi Klum, Ryan Kwanten, Fred Latsko, Shelley Lazar, Sandra Lee, Rob and Sheryl Lowe, Eric and Janet McCormack, Joe McMillan, Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison, Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne, Katy Perry, Tyler Perry, Adam Press, Andrew Rannells, Smokey and Frances Robinson, Zoe Saldana, Steve Sims, Britney Spears, Sharon Stone, Jeffrey Tambor, Steven Tyler, Denzel and Pauletta Washington, and Allison Williams.