Are you somewhat of a Hollywood entertainment junkie, meaning you read all the latest gossip and news pertaining to today’s top celebrities? Here’s a list of apps dedicated to all things Hollywood so that you can stop wasting your time hopping from website to website and instead find everything you’re looking for in one convenient offering. Many of these you’ll probably find yourself checking multiple times a day to get the very latest scoop.
The best Hollywood apps for iPhone
11 Dec 2015, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
Are you curious about which stars are actually included in the Hollywood Walk of Fame? If so the Official Hollywood Walk of Fame app provides you with all the details allowing you to see who has a star on Hollywood Boulevard as well as learn about each of these stars. All you have to do is tap on the celebrity and you will be shown their biography, video clips, photos, their date of birth and birthplace, when they were inducted into the Walk of Fame, and any other interesting details. As an added bonus there is a celebrity-themed trivia game you can play.
- See exactly who has a star on the Walk of Fame
- Get all the details on that star as well as photos and videos
- There is a fun trivia game that tests your knowledge
- The game is very easy to play
Have you got a trip planned to Los Angeles and you want to be sure to check out the Walk of Fame landmark on Hollywood Boulevard? The Hollywood Star Walk app is the perfect companion tool as it will make the walk all the more fun for you. This one provides you with directions broken down step-by-step to all the stars you want to see. Just scroll through the list or you can use the search tool to find specific ones. Once you find the star you want to visit you can click on the name and the app provides you with directions. It’s like having your own personal tour guide.
- Get directions to all the stars you want to see on the Walk of Fame
- Click on the star you want to visit in order to get directions
- It acts as your own personal tour guide
- There is a search tool to find who you want
If it's movies and TV that you have an interest in then the IMDb Movies & TV app is a wonderful tool for getting all the latest information. With this app you'll be able to track and then rate your favorite TV shows and movies, check out a huge variety of trailers, find current show times, and browse through a huge collection of photos. Additional information includes entertainment news, recaps of TV shows, TV listings, what's new on DVD, upcoming movies, and reviews. There is also a section of charts that take a look at all kinds of fun content.
- This app is loaded with entertainment news
- Check out TV show and movie reviews
- View upcoming releases, current show times, recaps of favorite TV shows, TV listings, and so much more
- The app is user-friendly and easy to browse
There's something extra exciting when it comes to awards season in Hollywood and often there is so much to follow news-wise. The POPSUGAR Award Season app provides you with the scoop on music, television, and movies during this season so you know who is nominated for what and who wins what. Of course the app also provides you with all the red carpet details as well because let's face it, that's one of the most important parts of award season. Check out speeches, celebrity selfies, the moments that stood out, and plenty more. This app is the perfect way to enjoy that extra special time of year.
- This app allows you to celebrate awards season in a big way
- Find out who is nominated for what and who wins
- Check out the red carpet photos
- Get the scoop on the best speeches and stand-out moments
You probably read all kinds of celebrity magazines but have you ever come across one that is written about celebrities by celebrities? That's exactly what the WhoSay - A social magazine by celebrities app offers users. Here you can check out the latest entertainment news brought to you by the entertainers! You'll get to read articles, view videos, and check out amazing photos from the celebrities. There are more than 1,600 celebrities who have contributed posts and you've got the opportunity to go through it all. You can also personalize the experience so you get to see the stuff that is most interesting to you.
- Get the latest entertainment news from the actual celebrities
- There are more than 1,600 celebrities with contributed posts
- The app allows for customization
- This one is user-friendly and fast to move through
How sharp are you when it comes to the stars of Old Hollywood days? The Word Pic Quiz Classic Old Hollywood app will put your skills to the test as you are shown celebrities and asked to name them. There are literally hundreds of images to name and plenty of levels for you to work through. As you complete a level you'll earn yourself coins. You can always show off to friends by posting your high score and this one supports Game Center. There are hints you can use when you find yourself stuck. Don’t be surprised if you find yourself addicted to this one pretty quickly.
- The game is easy to understand
- There are hundreds of images to go through
- There are hints available
- Post your high score to show off to friends
- Earn coins as you complete levels
Calling all movie buffs here's your chance to show off your skills with the Movie Trivia Quiz app. Here you'll be faced with question after question that differ in difficulty level and cover all kinds of movies. The questions have all been created by George Sanders, Hollywood movie producer, so you know you're not getting your typical offering here. Don’t be surprised to find yourself stumped, and often at that. You may even discover some new movies you want to check out thanks to this offering. This one proves to be challenging, addictive, and plenty of fun.
- Show off your movie knowledge
- Answer a large variety of movie-based questions
- The questions vary in difficulty level
- The app is easy to navigate and the game is easy to understand
- The game is challenging, addictive, and fun