Mariah Carey To Film Music Video on Oahu

Mariah Carey To Film Music Video on Oahu

  Mariah Carey arrived in Honolulu on Thursday to film a music video over two days on Oahu. Her husband Nick Cannon arrived tonight on a flight from Los Angeles. According to sources, Carey will sing on the video “I’ll Be Lovin’ U Long Time” from her new album E=MC² CD as part of a promotion. The diva is ensconced in a luxury oceanfront home. The video will be directed by Chris Applebaum. In a published report, Applebaum said the video will use “a lot of the…

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HAWAII INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL CALL FOR ENTRIES!

HAWAII INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL CALL FOR ENTRIES!

            The Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF) is accepting entries for its Fall 2009 showcase. Films in any genre, including feature films, documentaries, short films, Hawai‘i-themed films, music videos, and student films are being accepted. Films must have been completed after January 1, 2008. Work that has had commercial, theatrical, or television play in the U.S., and feature films that have had any public or festival screenings in Hawaii, are ineligible.        The festival…

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TEMPEST IN PREPRODUCTION FOR LANAI-BIG ISLAND FILMING

TEMPEST IN PREPRODUCTION FOR LANAI-BIG ISLAND FILMING

    UPDATE KNIGHT RIDER: NBC has given a full-season order to Knight Rider which begins two days of filming here next week on the North Shore. It’s NBC’s first back nine pickup this season. David Bartis, Doug Liman and Gary Scott Thompson exec produce Knight Rider. Much of the Oahu filming will be done in and around the Turtle Bay Resort…   It’s all a go for Miramax’s The Tempest starring Helen Mirren, Djimon Hounsou, Russell Brand (below), Alfred Molina,  Ben Wishaw, Felicity Jones (below) though Jeremy Irons participation is…

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TOM SIZEMORE IN REOCCURRING ROLE ON “HAWAII FIVE-0”

TOM SIZEMORE IN REOCCURRING ROLE ON “HAWAII FIVE-0”

HAWAII FIVE-0 SECOND SEASON PREMIER WILL BE A SUNSET ON THE BEACH EVENT SEPT. 10 Just a week after former Lost star Terry O’Quinn booked a recurring role on Hawaii Five-0 now Tom Sizemore joins the ensemble cast…According to CBS, Sizemore will appear in several episodes in the upcoming second season the head of Hawaii Police’s Internal Affairs unit… Sizemore’s character likely will be actively investigating the Five-0 unit, Hawaii sources said…A hardboiled former Detroit Homicide Detective, he reportedly won’t cut Steve…

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“THE DESCENDANTS” MAY BE THE MOST HONEST FILM EVER ABOUT HAWAII LIFE

“THE DESCENDANTS” MAY BE THE MOST HONEST FILM EVER ABOUT HAWAII LIFE

JIMMY BUFFET MAKES HIS DEBUT AS GUEST START ON HAWAII FIVE-0’S “KI’ILUA” EPISODE It’s a major departure for Reel Hawaii to review films, but I can’t restrain myself from gushing over the Sony Pictures film The Descendants directed by Academy Award winning director Alexander Payne. It is a flawless work of art and a model of reserved filmmaking understated in the dialogue, acting, and the Hawaiian music…Clooney once again gives a stellar everyman performance conveying honest feelings and doubts in trying…

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LAHAINA’S FRONT STREET SLAMMED TODAY BY HOLLYWOOD “TSUNAMI”

LAHAINA’S FRONT STREET SLAMMED TODAY BY HOLLYWOOD “TSUNAMI”

SOUL SURFER FEATURE FILM NEEDS UNION AND NON-UNION BACKGROUND EXTRAS Clint E Director Clint Eastwood with co star Cecile De France today in Lahaina, Maui By the time you read this Clint Eastwood’s supernatural-themed Hereafter (Warner Bros.) has taken over a large section of Lahaina’s Front Street for filming in unquestionably Maui’s biggest production in more than a decade….Eastwood is directing the three days of filming which ends Friday… The production’s crew numbers more than 60 with more than 70 local extras…The…

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Audrina Patridge of The Hills Making Film Debut on The Reef

Audrina Patridge of The Hills Making Film Debut on The Reef

  UPDATE: Audrina Patridge, one of the subjects of the hit reality series The Hills, has landed her first film role in the action-adventure The Reef which is shooting on Oahu until June 6. The straight to DVD film by MGM Home Entertainment and Bluewater Prods. will be released in about a year, according to producers. The film revolves around Sebastion (played by Chris Carmack) and Dani (Laura Vandervoort), a dating couple who are hired as professional divers to search for a supposed…

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SMART CHOICE FOR FIVE-0’S GOVERNOR

SMART CHOICE FOR FIVE-0’S GOVERNOR

Sou Soul SOUL SURFER WRAPS SATURDAY The cast is full. Jean Smart (above) will play Hawaii Governor Pat Jameson in CBS’ updated Hawaii Five-0 pilot in the only character to whom Steve McGarrett has to answer. Smart most recently won an Emmy for Samantha Who, and was twice nominated for her performance as First Lady Martha Logan on Fox’s 24… In the script Smart’s character is from Hawaii, has a “Washingtonian’s backbone” and is a completely honest politician… Hawaii Five-0…

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TURTLE BAY RESORT STARS IN A&E’S HAMMERTIME

TURTLE BAY RESORT STARS IN A&E’S HAMMERTIME

XOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOX XOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOXOX The Turtle Bay Resort was prominently featured in last Sunday’s, July 26 episode of A&E’s reality show Hammertime making for a perfect backdrop for a surprise for Hammer’s wife, Stephanie. In the prior episode, Hammer announced that the family will spend their vacation in Hawaii at the Turtle Bay Resort. What Stephanie didn’t realize was that her husband of 23 years was planning to ask her to marry her again and renew their wedding vows. While having a romantic…

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