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More good news for George Clooney: He's going to get the Cecil B. DeMille award at the Golden Globes in January. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced today that Clooney is the 2015 recipient of the annual award to an individual for outstanding lifetime achievement in film and television entertainment.
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JANUARY 23: An Oscar statuette sits on a work bench at R.S. Owens & Company January 23, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois. R.S. Owens manufactures the Oscar statuettes which are presented at the annual Academy Awards by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
11 hrs ago | Reuters
British designers Georgina Chapman and Keren Craig return to home turf for a one-off show at London Fashion Week to celebrate ten years of Marchesa. Rough Cut .
15 hrs ago | Boston Herald
Writer-Director Jamshid Mahmoudi's debut feature, the Persian-language "A Few Cubic Meters of Love" is Afghanistan's entry for the foreign-language Academy Awards category. Though the film is an Iran-Afghanistan co-production, it has not secured an Iranian release date until after Sept.
'Argo' filmmaker Ben Affleck says his wife Jennifer Garner is a calming influence when he gets a feeling of ''terror'' at the beginning of a new project, and she reminds him it always ends up better than he expects. Despite forging an impressive career as an actor and filmmaker - winning multiple awards for his movie 'Argo', while the film itself was awarded Best Picture at the Oscars - the star still gets a feeling of ''terror'' he's going to mess it all up.
Her former caregiver has now revealed the real story behind the siblings' infamous red carpet kiss at the Academy Awards in 2001. Cis Rundle, the best friend of Angelina's mother Marcheline Bertrand, claimed she started caring for Angie when she was just 3 years old.
The Toronto International Film Festival came to a close on Sunday with announcement of the Grolsch People's Choice Winner aka the audience award for favorite film shown over the 10 day fest. The Weinstein Company's big awards player, The Imitation Game took the top prize.
Moviemaker Richard Linklater 's daughter had an odd request on the set of his passion project Boyhood - she wanted dad to kill off her character. The director spent 12 years documenting the fictional growing pains of his child star Ellar Coltrane, and his own daughter, Lorelei, portrayed the lead character's awkward older sister.
Then, about a month ago, Anne Rice fans the world over were thrilled by the news that Universal Studios has purchased the rights to the " Vampire Chronicles " and to her son, Christopher Rice's , screenplay for " Tale of the Body Thief" . And, if that wasn't enough to send her followers through the roof, comes more news from the iconic author earlier this week: "Once again, sharing with enthusiasm: my erotic Sleeping Beauty goes to television in the new golden era of shows like The Borgias, Game of Thrones, and Spartacus.
Hollywood's annual awards season may be months away yet, but for many the race for Oscars gold has already started, with strong contenders emerging from key film festivals this month. While it is too early to talk of frontrunners - unlike last year when "12 Years a Slave" established itself early in awards season - several movies and actors are already generating buzz in Tinseltown.
This movie asks a lot of Wiig and Hader. It asks them to navigate territory that's both funny and dramatic, light and raw, goofy and Tsai Ming-Liang's first feature in five years is a mysterious and alienating series of tableaus about the fragility of flesh and the smallness of humanity.
MUMBAI: Actress Julia Roberts is in talks to come on board for the English-language remake of Oscar-winning Argentine thriller Secret in Their Eyes . To be directed by Billy Ray; Chiwetel Ejiofor and Gwyneth Paltrow have also been cast in the remake.
'The last and the greatest of a generation that sounded every consonant': Fruity-voiced Donald Sinden, who's died at 90, was a deliciously over-the-top star, says CHRISTOPHER STEVENS Nobody spoke English like Sir Donald Sinden. The actor, who has died aged 90, was the last and greatest of a generation that sounded every consonant of every word.
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'This is a public lynching of Ray': Multiple sources claim Rice told NFL commissioner Roger Goodell he punched his fiancA©e back in JUNE 'He's a great father, I can call him at three in the morning and he's there for me': The devoted dad, respected psychologist and rock at the centre of Nicole Kidman's family The father of Nicole and Antonia Kidman and grandfather of ten - will now be remembered for how he was always there to support his family with his wisdom, kindness and big smile. The family is currently in deep shock after the clinical psychologist tragically died after a fall in a Singapore hotel room on Friday, where he was staying as he visited daughter Antonia and her family.
There's still time to nominate a fantastic carer for the West Sussex Care Accolades, the county's 'Oscars' for care workers. The awards recognise the hard work and dedication of people working in a wide variety of jobs in adult social care including dementia care, caring for people in their own homes and caring for people at the end of their life.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:09 pm
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