Well known in Hollywood for his active social schedule and hard-partying ways, Ratner's private life was often every bit as colorful as his movies, with rumored romances with a bevy of high-profile starlets including Rebecca Gayheart and Lindsay Lohan as well as tennis champ Serena Williams keeping him tabloid-friendly.But this was also the same man who so respected the vanishing old Hollywood guard, he was known to pursue the legends of the business like an enamored schoolgirl, endearing himself to many in the process for his almost childlike enthusiasm for everything Hollywood.
Boyd told Martin Lewis that Wood said: "Nothing's changed. UMG dodged a bullet on this one, but I think in the long run it makes more sense. ”Rush Hour"/"X-Men"/"Family Man” director Brett Ratner’s elegant 39th birthday dinner Saturday night at Cipriani Downtown is still getting raves.
Watch for more “older” acts to start doing Live Nation deals, many with the CD component. Among the guests were model Alina Puscau (Brett’s girlfriend), Ronald Perelman, actress Gina Gershon, hip-hop record exec Andre Harrell, director Allen Hughes (“Dead Presidents”), art mavens Larry Gagosian and Tony Shafrazi, actor Frank Grillo and actress wife Wendy Moniz, famed Miami attorney Al Rosenstein and New York cop/Harvard grad Edward Conlon, whose memoir, “Blue Blood,” Ratner is producing for NBC as a series with Grillo as one of the leads.
Prolific music video director-turned-millennial blockbuster king, Brett Ratner kicked off his Hollywood career with a bang, establishing himself as a director of commercially successful popcorn movies beginning in the ...
Read more » Prolific music video director-turned-millennial blockbuster king, Brett Ratner kicked off his Hollywood career with a bang, establishing himself as a director of commercially successful popcorn movies beginning in the late 1990s.
But it’s what happened next, Weller reports, that really rocked Mitchell’s world.
Browne did not repair his romance with her, but took up with another woman who would become his wife and mother of his son, Ethan.It's named after Ratner's historic house in Hollywood (below), built in 1927, that was occupied by the likes of Ingrid Bergman, James Caan and Allan Carr, and which has been the setting for epic Tinseltown parties and stylish soirées for the past 80 years.Ratner published a photo book on the property, "a living, breathing representation of Hollywood’s heyday," in 2003 with an introduction by legendary playboy/producer Robert Evans, a frequent guest.He’s referred to in the lyrics as “a prisoner of the white lines on the freeway.” An amazing performance of “Coyote” is featured in Martin Scorsese’s classic film, “The Last Waltz.” Fans at this past weekend’s Beatle Fest convention got a jolt when none other than Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood turned up in New Jersey for the fan gathering. on Saturday morning just to say hello to his old pal Patti Boyd (Harrison Clapton) after she had told him by phone she was too tired to leave the Crowne Plaza Hotel in the Meadowlands and meet him in the city. 1 that superstar rock group U2 was in deep negotiations with Live Nation.The shocked fans in the hotel lobby broke out in a spontaneous version of “I Wanna Be Your Man,” the Beatles song that was the Stones’ first single. At the time, my source thought it was possible the group would do a Madonna-like deal, including record/CD distribution. Monday, Live Nation announced a 12-year deal with U2 that includes literally everything but the record/CD part.What’s worse is that Weller reports that prior to the suicide attempt, Mitchell confided in a friend that the normally placid Browne had struck her.