St. Vincent Meals on Wheels (SVMOW), the largest, privately funded senior nutrition program in the country, will stage their second annual Hollywood Under the Stars 2023 fundraiser. The event takes place at the Paramount Studios lot on Saturday, June 24, 2023 at 6:30pm for GA. The VIP (Veuve Clicquot) reception kicks off at 5:30pm in the Paramount Theatre. Once again it is sponsored by longtime SVMOW volunteers and supporters Nancy Babka and Carla Garrett.  

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Hollywood Under the Stars

About Hollywood Under the Stars 2023

The annual event will also pay tribute to actor Martin Sheen. The actor will receive the “Vincent’s Heart Award,” presented by the Daughters of Charity.

New this year will see the designation of a Host Angel Chef Isaias Peña who will serve as the event’s culinary ambassador. Chef Peña is the Caruso Regional Executive Chef of both Hank’s and Qué Padre in Palisades Village.

The organization will partner with nearly a dozen top Angeleno chefs and patissiers to present a chef-curated evening of tastings. Also, the festivities will be complemented by a live, 10-piece band presented by de Bois All Stars for dancing under the night sky.


In addition to Peña, see the list of chefs and restaurateurs, who will be on hand. Chefs & restaurants include: Chef Gino Angelini of Angelini Osteria; Chef/owner Nika Shoemaker-Machado of Georgia’s Restaurant; Chef Robert Fry of Evil Twin, owned by Dylan Weiss and Chef George Huynh of Smoke City Char Bar; Chef Raphael Francois’ Tesse; Arth Bar+Kitchen; Wolfsglen.

Rounding out the gustatory line-up will be select desserts such as Etoile Filante Patisserie’s one of-a-kind macarons, John Hensley of Lark Cake Shop presenting his handcrafted baked goods, Läderach Chocolatier Suisse and pastry chef Elfie Astier of Hotcakes Bakes.

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What: Hollywood Under the Stars 2023
Where: Paramount Studios lot, 5555 Melrose Avenue, LA, 90038

When: Saturday, June 24, 2023, 6:30pm GA; 5:30pm VIP