hollywood hollywood  /ˈhɑ li ˌwʊd/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the film industry of the United States
  2. (n) a flashy vulgar tone or atmosphere believed to be characteristic of the American film industry
  3. (n) a district of Los Angeles long associated with the American film industry
  4. (adj) of or relating to the film industry in the United States
  5. (adj) flashy and vulgar

News

  1. Hollywood police search for killer

    One woman was killed in an apartment in Hollywood Tuesday afternoon. Police worked the crime scene along North 62nd Avenue and Taft Street late into the night, combing for any clues. Investigators would not release the victim's name or cause of death. So far, no arrests have been made in the case.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Local 10 Miami

  2. Access Hollywood's Shaun Robinson Honored At The Women of Excellence Awards

    Access Hollywood's Shaun Robinson was honored over the weekend by The LadyLike Foundation with a Women of Excellence Award.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Access Hollywood via Yahoo! News

  3. Hollywood police identify teenager who drowned

    Hollywood police identified the teenager who drowned while swimming with a group of friends late Sunday. Police found the body of 18-year-old Jhaqcari Thompson in a canal behind 3701 Oakwood Boulevard. Witnesses told police Thompson started struggling, then went under the water. His body was found about three hours later.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Local 10 Miami

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Quotes

  1. Actor Kevin Costner said Thursday that having BP use his company's device to help with the Gulf oil spill cleanup is "not a Hollywood ending for me."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Kevin Costner Source: WCBS-TV New York

  2. "Dennis introduced me to the world of Pop Art and 'lost' films," Fonda said in a statement. "We rode the highways of America and changed the way movies were made in Hollywood. I was blessed by his passion and friendship."
    on May 29, 2010 By: Peter Fonda Source: Reuters

  3. Mr Schwarzenegger added: "Of all the iconic landmarks in the world, the Hollywood sign is truly one of the most recognisable symbols of the California dream and land of opportunity."
    on Apr 27, 2010 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: Sky News

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