Legend alert: Miami native Blake Ashman is one of the producers of the critically acclaimed film Starlet, starring Dree Hemingway, Ernest’s great-granddaughter. The film, about an unlikely friendship between a 21-year-old woman and an 85-year-old woman, premiered Friday night at the Bill Cosford Cinema and will run through Saturday.
It’s about time! The Humphrey Bogart Estate and the Key Largo Chamber of Commerce have created an annual Humphrey Bogart Film Festival in Key Largo. The inaugural edition will be held May 2-5, 2013, and will be hosted by Stephen Humphrey Bogart, the son of Bogie and Lauren Bacall. Film critic Leonard Maltin is the special guest. The festival opens with the classic Key Largo. www.Bogartfilmfestival.com
The Grammy Award winner Alejandro Sanz will perform songs from his latest album, La Música No Se Toca, on Thursday evening at Bamboo Miami Beach. Caveat: The event is private, but his show will be digitally live-streamed and broadcast globally on Terra.com.
Awww. The canine stars of Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups will make a stop at Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital on Wednesday to bring some Christmas cheer and do a little promotion of the flick’s DVD release.
Maddy Marr and Lesley Abravanel