Here are some pictures from the American Cinematheque’s awards event. The ‘American Cinematheque’ is a local, non-profit organization in Los Angeles dedicated to cinema. Every year, it presents an award to a film-maker. Past recipients include: Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, and Ron Howard. This year, Matt Damon was selected, which made for some pretty funny jokes from Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck. Interestingly, both Sarah Silverman and Jimmy Kimmel attended the the event with their new significant others. Awkward?
First Hollywood is ageist and then it’s sexist? This country club gets harder to join by the minute! Letterman recently hired his first female writer. Prior to the hire, both Letterman and Conan O’Brien had a total of ZERO female writers combined. Craig Ferguson and Jimmy Kimmel lead the pack with one female writer each. Here is the catch though – Ferguson’s female writer is his sister and Kimmel’s is his girlfriend. To be fair, Kimmel started dating Molly McNearney long after she joined his writing staff.