Now that the story of Eclipsed is completeÂ – this site is going to morph in to a more general DH site. (no pressure on me to keep people’s attention on my own!) For this reason, Eclipsed will remainÂ a section on the new site with all… Read More »Don’t know what to call this post
This post today (no.119) concludes aÂ story about how a kid danced his way from Billy Elliot in the West End all the way to Hollywood and overtakingÂ his â€˜celebrityâ€™ dad along the way. I am the â€˜celebrityâ€™ dad and my eldest son, Tom, is the kid… Read More »Eclipsed Take 119 – His mum should really have been here to see this
Last night, a screening was hosted by JackÂ Black forÂ The Impossible at the Chateau Marmont. It is on Sunset Bulvd and isÂ LA’s most elegant and chic hotel. It is also one of the oldest at 85 years old – and like many of the residents of… Read More »Eclipsed Take 118 – people watching
So Drew Barrymore has seen The Impossible and wants to meet Tom. Right, let me see if we can find a window… WeÂ arriveÂ early at a bar on Sunset Blvd – and I’ve prepped Tom fully about what to expect. That Drew will come with her… Read More »Eclipsed Take 117 – Hanging out…
It never goes down well when we hear actors talking about how hard they work. Not that they don’t but because they are so well provided for. Yesterday, however, Tom worked himself intoÂ a early bed and very extended sleep – completing two interviews with journalists… Read More »Eclipsed Take 116 – Who’s the daddy?
I wrote this take in the beautiful Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills, LA – which is entirely appropriate for this story. It is very early in the morning local time andÂ I am unable to sleep – so writing is a good idea, plus I haveÂ stuff… Read More »Eclipsed Take 115 – Second Take of the day. A first
Yesterday Tom and I flew to LA first class. No big deal for Tom perhaps,Â because heÂ made the very same trip only last week. But a hugeÂ deal for me although I don’t let on to anyone around me in the lounge or in the plane. Oh… Read More »Eclipsed Take 114 – There’s Gwyneth Paltrow, don’t look!