Maria Menounos To Be Honored With Brenden Celebrity Star

****MEDIA ALERT**** MARIA MENOUNOS TO BE HONORED WITH BRENDEN CELEBRITY STAR WHAT: Johnny Brenden will present his Brenden Celebrity Star to Actress, Filmmaker and Access Hollywood and Today Show’s Maria Menounos. In addition, Brenden will present a contribution to support Menounos’ founded charity project the CosmoGIRL! Cup. WHO: Maria Menounos Brenden Theatres President & CEO, Johnny Brenden Palms Casino Resort President & CEO, George Maloof Hosted by Robin Leach of “VH1’s Fame Games” WHEN: Thursday, June 14, 2007 6:00 p.m. – Press check-in 6:30 p.m. – Brenden Celebrity Star Dedication Ceremony 7:30 p.m. — Maria Menounos’ CineVegas Film Festival selection “In the Land of Merry Misfits” screens following the dedication ceremony WHERE: Brenden Theatres & IMAX® Theatre Lobby Palms Casino Resort 4321 W. Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, Nevada DETAILS: Maria Menounos is one of today’s hottest up and coming talents in Hollywood. As NBC News’ “Today” “West Coast” contributor and NBC Universal’s “Access Hollywood” “entertainment correspondent” she travels the globe covering such events as the Cannes Film Festival. She recently starred in the romantic comedy “Kickin It Old Skool” opposite Jamie Kennedy and has made numerous film and tv appearances including “Without a Trace,” “One Tree Hill,” “Scrubs,” “Entourage” and the blockbuster film “Fantastic Four.” She is the 2007 spokesperson for PANTENE hair care products and was awarded the “Cyber Vixen of the Year Award” for her role in “James Bond 007: From Russia With Love” video game. She was recognized as one of People Magazine’s 50 Most Beautiful 2004. ###