Insiders: Upcoming events
TODAY: Ray Romano, Anna Gunn, Joel McHale and others stage a reading of Paddy Chayefsky’s “Marty.” TV Academy’s Leonard Goldenson Theater. Emmys.tvTUESDAY: HBO’s Richard Plepler is among the honorees at the Gordon Parks Centennial Gala. Museum of Modern Art. GordonParksFoundation.org Jinoh Park’s “Should’ve Kissed” opens the sixth annual Korean American Film Festival New York. Through Sunday at Anthology Film Archives. Kaffny.com THURSDAY: The AFI fetes Shirley MacLaine with its 40th Life Achievement Award. Sony Studios. AFI.org Lloyd Braun, Nancy Dubuc, Cliff Gilbert-Lurie, Gary Newman and Rick Rosen take part in the Hollywood Radio and TV Society’s newsmaker luncheon. Beverly Hilton. HRTS.org Marc Cherry is among the speakers at NATPE’s PitchCon. Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. PitchCon.org Hollywood Chamber Community Foundation honors Hugh Hefner with its distinguished service award. Taglyan Cultural Complex. HollywoodChamber.net/Heroes The Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment presents an Evening with Carrie Ann Inaba. Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo. CapeUSA.org FRIDAY: ABC’s Keli Lee is among the honorees at the ninth annual Inspiration Awards benefitting the Step Up Women’s Network. Beverly Hilton. SUWN.org/ia Bonhams Los Angeles offers a preview of its auction of items from the estate of Sue Mengers. Bonhams.com UCLA’s School of Theater, Film and Television Fest opens with screenings of student pics. James Bridges Theater. Legacy.tft.ucla.edu/festival SATURDAY: FX’s John Landgraf, helmer Shawn Levy and LL Cool J are feted at the 11th annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball, hosted by Seth MacFarlane. ChangeLives.org/events
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