Drew Barrymore

Drew Barrymore Instagrammed Her Nom Wah Meal Yesterday

Last modified October 31, 2013 at 2:16 pm

Drew Barrymore is in town this week, and the paparazzi is in tow. She already garnered headlines last Thursday for allegedly purchasing a co-op duplex at 830 Park Avenue for $8.3 million. Yesterday afternoon, she headed down to Doyers Street for some dim sum. She shot this at Nom Wah Tea Parlor and posted to […]

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Feel Good Friday: Best Coast

Posted July 27, 2012 at 4:19 pm

Best Coast, “Our Deal” (2011)

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How to Make it in America Seeks “Japanese Hipsters”

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:38 am

Central Casting is obsessed with casting hipsters.  Back in August, it was for the Drew Barrymore flick, Going the Distance. Now “Japanese hipsters” are needed for scenes in How to Make it in America, the production that just can’t get enough of the neighborhood.

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When Ryan Adams Held a Photo Shoot at 97 Orchard

Posted October 26, 2009 at 6:19 am

Metallica wasn’t the first, and certainly not the last (Drew Barrymore next?), to strike a pose in the unique interior of 97 Orchard Street.  Indeed, Ryan Adams held a shoot there earlier in 2003 for Q Magazine, six years before his tongue-in-cheek artwork at the Morrison Hotel Gallery on the Bowery began ruffling feathers. Be […]

Going the Distance Looking for “Hipster and Indie Types”

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:38 am

As reported last week, Drew Barrymore and Going the Distance will be filming in our neighborhood this week. If that wasn’t bad enough, the casting crew is currently looking for stereotypical “hipster and indie types” as extras. Translation – sceney trendsters.  So don’t be surprised if you see tons of skinny jeans, skinnier neckties, and […]

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Going the Distance to film on Delancey

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:38 am

So far this summer, the Lower East Side has been wrought with a bevy of film shoots – Step Up 3D, Date Night, Gossip Girl, and Get Him to the Greek – each exploiting our neighborhood, blocking streets, and restricting sidewalk access.  Mass inconvenience.  Well, it’s time to add another production to that list.  On […]

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