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Scott Caan, Maks Chmerkovskiy and more Entertainment News

HUGE CONGRATS TO HAWAII FIVE-0 STAR Scott Caan and his lady Kay Byxbee, who recently welcomed daughter Josie James to the ohana. Fun fact: The name Josie is Hebrew and means “God will enhance”; her middle name honors Scott’s father, legendary actor James Caan

DANCING WITH THE STARS heartthrob and season 18 champion Maks Chmerkovskiy may be packing up his dancing shoes in favor of a film career, but not before his engagement at Blaisdell Concert Hall! Don’t miss your chance to see him move and shake on Aug. 19 and 20 …

THE HAWAII HORROR BALL … a tribute to all things “horrific” from film to fashion to mythology to music to art … happens Aug. 15 at Nextdoor. There will be a horror fashion show, a costume contest, theatrical performances by Cruel Theatre Company, door prizes and more. Those 18 and over are welcome …

THERE’S A HOT NEW LOCAL WEDDING SHOW on KFVE called Hot Hawaiian Weddings. It airs every Monday at 7 p.m. and showcases beautiful weddings in locations all over Oahu …

THIS YEAR’S GAMER EXPO will feature a “Stars of YouTube” concert at Blaisdell Concert Hall, featuring performances by popular YouTube music makers from around the world, like Jason Chen, David Choi, Clara C, Alex G and Timothy DeLaGhetto. Millions of “hits” have made these artists online stars … and you can enjoy a wide range of musical styles from pop to rap. Check out the videos at gamerexpohi.com/aloha-concert-performers …

ALOHA STADIUM HOSTS THE BIGGEST and baddest motorcycle rally of ‘em all this Saturday and Sunday, to promote motorcycle safety and awareness. See special guest Danny Koker, aka “The Count” from “Count’s Kustoms” in Las Vegas, and co-host Kevin Mack from the History Channel’s hit show Counting Cars … For more info, visit hawaiimotorcyclerally.com …

THIS WEEK IN 1950: Boxer Dado Marino becomes Hawaii’s first World Champion! Managed by colorful “Sad Sam” Ichinose, Marino defeats titleholder Terry Allen of England to be crowned Flyweight Champion of the World. The new champion wins by a convincing and unanimous decision in front of a crowd of 10,762 fans at Honolulu Stadium. Tickets are $6, $4, $3, and ringside seats cost $8 … And the No. 1 record is Mona Lisa by Nat “King” Cole …

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