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Interviews

Your average celebrity is bombarded by the same inane questions on the promotional circuit. Hollywood in Toto won’t settle for cookie cutter questions. The result: Engaging interviews you won’t find anywhere else.

‘Catch a Contractor’ Stars: New Season ‘Gets Heated Quickly’
5 years ago

‘Catch a Contractor’ Stars: New Season ‘Gets Heated Quickly’

Now, with a second season of “Catch a Contractor” about to begin, anyone who sees Skip or Alison at their door knows what to expect. And it isn’t pretty.

“It’s …
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EconPop’s Andrew Heaton Uses Humor to Promote Free Markets
5 years ago

EconPop’s Andrew Heaton Uses Humor to Promote Free Markets

That same man whips out his smart phone and shares an EconPop video extolling the free market via “Ghostbusters” clips … well, that’s a different story, says Andrew Heaton.

The …
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‘Molly Brown’ Writer: ‘Unsinkable’ Heroine Remains Uniquely American
5 years ago

‘Molly Brown’ Writer: ‘Unsinkable’ Heroine Remains Uniquely American

The man who wrote the book and additional lyrics for the new version of “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” tells HollywoodInToto he suspected some songs Willson wrote but never widely released …
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‘The Remaining’ Director Gives Apocalypse Genre Spiritual Spin
5 years ago

‘The Remaining’ Director Gives Apocalypse Genre Spiritual Spin

It wouldn’t be the first time those genres collided. Remember “The Passion of the Christ,” he argued.

La Scala eventually convinced studio executives to back a horror film based on Revelation. …
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‘Farmhouse Rules’ Star Nancy Fuller Keeps Cooking, Show Business Real
5 years ago

‘Farmhouse Rules’ Star Nancy Fuller Keeps Cooking, Show Business Real

She’d like to learn how many cups, tablespoons and other basic measuring units she needs for her favorite recipes.

The instinctual chef returns to the Food Network Sunday for “Farmhouse Rules’s” new season …
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‘Coffee Shop’ Director Decries Crass Rom-Coms
5 years ago

‘Coffee Shop’ Director Decries Crass Rom-Coms

Only no one labeled Capra’s films in that manner at the time.

“’It’s a Wonderful Life’ is a Christian movie at its core,” Johnson tells Hollywood in Toto. “In today’s …
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Grandma Mary Schools Competition on Comedy, Business
5 years ago

Grandma Mary Schools Competition on Comedy, Business

Andrea Vahl doesn’t need to stand in front of complete strangers and make them laugh.

It’s just part of her business model, one that mixes entertainment with her day gig.


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Pat Boone Recalls Joan Rivers’ Free Spirit
5 years ago

Pat Boone Recalls Joan Rivers’ Free Spirit

Legendary crooner Pat Boone knows another side of late comedienne Joan Rivers.

Boone met Rivers years ago when the comedienne came to hear what Jerry Falwell had to say about …
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Dr. Drew Shares Fear of Social Media Bloodlust
5 years ago

Dr. Drew Shares Fear of Social Media Bloodlust

Dr. Drew Pinsky knows the value our culture places on celebrity, and he winces when it’s not used to its maximum effect.

“I’ve seen a lot of celebrities champion causes …
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Film Reviewer Kyle Smith Smites Critical Groupthink
5 years ago

Film Reviewer Kyle Smith Smites Critical Groupthink

Kyle Smith doesn’t mind if you hate his movie reviews.

The veteran NY Post critic shares his “best” hate mail via his blog, but he’s hardly one to gleefully feed …
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