Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, Krysten Ritter, and many more step out for the premiere of The Lone Ranger; Steve Carell, Toni Collette, and AnnaSophia Robb premiere The Way, Way Back at the Los Angeles Film Festival; Heather Graham and Steven R. McQueen gamble for the Echoes of Hope 3rd Annual Celebrity Poker Tournament; Kristin Wiig, Miranda Cosgrove, and Pharrell Williams join a day of family fun at the premiere of Despicable Me 2; Steven Tyler and John Legend perform Opening Night at the Hollywood Bowl; Jason Biggs, Alia Shawkat, and Seth Green attend Montblanc's 3rd Annual 24 Hour Plays; Kendra Wilkinson celebrates summer with Veet—get L.A.'s complete weekend events rundown in this installment of Last Night's Parties.
Go HERE for more photos by Carrie McCauley and tag yourself and your friends! In honor of the Leica Store and Gallery Los Angeles' arrival, photographers, artists, and local influencers came out to its grand opening celebration on Thursday evening. Celebrity guests such as Peter Facinelli, Marcia Cross, and Russell Simmons were among the many who stepped out to fete Leica and its latest collaboration with G-Star Denim, plus the debut of its first exhibition featuring the photography of Mary Ellen Mark, Seal, and Yariv Milchan.
Go HERE for more photos by Eric A. Reid and tag yourself and your friends! A select group of Los Angeles tastemakers, lovers of the finer things in life, and cognac connoisseurs were invited to a Beverly Hills estate Thursday night to indulge in the Louis XIII Legacy Experience presented by fine jewelry and timepiece retailer, Highglow.
Seal and Peter Facinelli step out to the Leica store grand opening sponsored by G-Star RAW; Jennifer Lopez is honored with a Hollywood Walk of Fame star; Natalie Portman, Reese Witherspoon, Rashida Jones and more join Benjamin Millepied at his Dance Project Benefit Gala; the new Tommy Hilfiger store on Robertson throws a party celebrating the Surf Shack capsule collection and limited edition Kelly Cole collaboration—get your final L.A. event roundup before the weekend in this edition of Last Night's Parties.
via @coreykid As June Gloom begins to burn off and the summer heat sizzles the city, cooling off with refreshing cocktails is just what the doctored ordered. Of course sticking to a classic vodka soda is always a safe bet, but artfully crafted concoctions created to complement the season from the best mixologists in town can delight the senses—you just need to know where to find them. So whether are in need of a refreshing beverage after a long day at the office in DTLA, or you've straggled up from the beach in Santa Monica in search of something to quench your thirst, here's a guide to nine of the best summer cocktail programs in L.A. offering delicious drink menus designed for the season.
Maggie Siff, Robin Weigert, 50 Cent, Sugar Ray Leonard, and other celebs strut the red carpet of premieres for Concussion and Tapia at the L.A. Film Festival; Melissa Leo, Danielle Panabaker, and more hit the The Creative Coalition 2013 Summer Soiree; Metta World Peace, Phil Jackson, and other Lakers fans step out to honor Dr. Jerry Buss; Ashely Olsen, Mary-Kate Olsen, Stacy Keibler, Ashley Madekwe and other fashionistas attend the launch of the Elizabeth And James Fall 2013 Handbag Collection; Jackie Collins and Raquel Welch step out for Terry O'Neill's photo presentation—catch up on L.A.'s top Hump Day happenings in this edition of Last Night's Parties.
Go HERE for more photos by Alex Plank and tag yourself and your friends! A crowd of young, hip Angelenos and tequila connoisseurs came out to Vokent in Santa Monica last Friday night to party and taste the new award-winning liquor, Casamigos Tequila, from George Clooney, Rande Gerber, and Mike Meldman.