Arnel Pineda Never Stopped Believin’
By PETERSON GONZAGA and CHRIS TRONDSEN Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—In 2007, veteran musician Arnel Pineda was on the brink of giving up on his dream of becoming a worldwide success. At 40, the Philippines native had enjoyed some modest success at home and in Hong Kong, but after years of perform [...]
‘One Night With the King’ Available on Blu-ray
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features The 2006 historical epic “One Night With the King” has arrived on Blu-ray. Lushly shot and beautifully scored in the grand style of classic Hollywood biblical epics including “Ben-Hur,” “The Ten Commandments” and “Spartacus,” the drama tells the story of Hadass [...]
Rapace Bears Scars in ‘Dead Man Down’
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—Swedish actress Noomi Rapace is no stranger to changing her look depending on the part. She played the pierced and tatted Lisbeth Salander in the original “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” trilogy. Only recently has ventured into more commercial fare  [...]
David Duchovny Surfaces in ‘Phantom’
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—It’s been a long day of interviews for David Duchovny, but the former “X-Files” and current “Californication” star sees the light at the end of the tunnel. Just two more interviews…and then it’s time for a whole new round of questions on the red carpe [...]
EXCLUSIVE: The Wright Stuff
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—Claudia Schiffer lookalike Sarah Wright got her start in the 2006 American sitcom called “The Loop,” starring Mimi Rogers and Bret Harrison. Though she was on the series for only one season, it’s where the Kentucky-born former model was introduced to  [...]
Mommie Dearest
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—Academy Award winning actress Nicole Kidman (“The Hours”) is busy promoting her new movie in which she plays unstable parent to “Alice in Wonderland’s” Mia Wasikowska in the psychological thriller “Stoker.” The daring fortysomething actres [...]