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Dustin Lance Black's Newest Play Shows Us LGBT Life in Russia

Oscar-winning Milk screenwriter Dustin Lance Black wrote a play about the situation of LGBT people in Russia - being performed tonight in New York City - so Americans won't "forget about our brothers and sisters abroad," he tells The Hollywood Reporter. Black's script for Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality, deals with "a young person in Russia named Vlad who was in a very dangerous [situation] just because of who he is," Black tells the publication.


Related Topix: Milk, Drama Movies

Mon Sep 15, 2014

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

George Clooney to receive Golden Globes' Cecil B. ...

Oscar-winning actor, director and producer George Clooney will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award, an honorary Golden Globe for his contribution to cinema, organizers of the event said on Monday. Clooney, 53, one of Hollywood's leading men on screen and behind the camera, will be honored in January at the Golden Globes Awards, one of the year's most high-profile awards ceremonies for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.


Related Topix: The Descendants, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Syriana, Music!, Thriller, Adventure, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Celebrities, George Clooney, Golden Globe Awards, Family

NBC Miami

A Romantic Return for "The Mindy Project"

The most recent season of "The Mindy Project" ended on a high point: the observation deck of the Empire State Building. That's where Mindy Kaling's lovelorn Dr. Mindy Lahiri character romantically relinked with her fellow OB/GYN, verbal sparring partner and soul mate Danny Castellano in a scene straight out of 1993's "Sleepless in Seattle" .


Related Topix: The Mindy Project, Entertainment, Television, The Office, Comedy, Mindy Kaling, Drama Movies, Sleepless in Seattle, Emmy Awards

Lake County Record-Bee

1965 'Cinderella' star to attend Broadway version

Warren starred in the 1965 television version of "Cinderella." She is slated to attend the Sept.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews, Ginger Rogers, Eugene, OR

The York Daily Record

1965 'Cinderella' star to attend Broadway version

Warren, who starred in the 1965 television version of "Cinderella," is slated to attend the Sept. 23 production of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" and join the cast during the curtain call to sing "Ten Minutes Ago."


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews, Stuart Damon, Walter Pidgeon


Kids, Pants, Booze, Music: Trouble In River City And Always

Perhaps the most static conversation in American culture is the one about its constant decline. Today's music, today's actors, today's movies, today's media, today's food, today's habits, today's language - it's all going to hell, all of it, and it's taking us with it, no matter when today is.


Related Topix: The Music Man, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, John Lennon, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Shirley Jones, Robert Preston

Cybercast News Service

Washington talks domestic violence, motherhood

In this Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 photo, actress Kerry Washington poses for a portrait in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Ray, Short, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Kerry Washington


Washington talks domestic violence, motherhood

7, 2014 photo, actress Kerry Washington poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. . In this Sunday, Sept.


Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Ray, Short, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Kerry Washington


Rowan Atkinson escapes from head-on collision during Goodwood Revival

The famous Mr. Bean actor seems to have another unlucky car incident, even though he's a true aficionado and a damned good driver as well. This time around it wasn't the McLaren F1 that suffered, as the comedian crashed a vintage model during a classic car race.


Related Topix: Bean, Rowan Atkinson

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

'Fellow cyclist' Robin Williams honored in memorial bike run

A rollerblader rides against the tide of bicyclists during a memorial ride for Robin Williams on Sunday in Tiburon. If most of Marin County's roads seemed a bit light on bicyclists Sunday morning, Robin Williams might have had something to do with it.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Patch Adams, Mrs. Doubtfire, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Tiburon, CA, Marin County, CA, San Rafael, CA

Vancouver Sun

Lethal Weapon actor appears at Unifor national convention in Vancouver

Actor Danny Glover, perhaps best known for his role in the Lethal Weapon movies, spoke to the delegates and expressed his support for Unifor. Glover, who gained fame for playing the role of a detective in Lethal Weapon alongside actor Mel Gibson, has a reputation for throwing his support behind labour movements worldwide.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Lethal Weapon, Action Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Danny Glover, Mel Gibson

Updated with video: Clunes leads celebrations at hospice fete

Actor Martin Clunes led the celebrations as the Weldmar Hospicecare Trust held its 19th annual fete at the Joseph Weld Hospice in Dorchester . Organisers say they believe the event was their biggest and best ever and are hoping that will be reflected in the amount raised for the charity.


Related Topix: Doc Martin, Television, Entertainment, Drama, Martin Clunes, Dorset County, England, United Kingdom


Kate Hudson Keeps Romance Alive With Two-Week Rule And Date Nights

The "Almost Famous" star tells the new issue of Women's Health magazine that the couple often jumps on a plane so they can spend a little quality time together, and she never worries about the distance between them. Hudson says, "We are not that long distance.


Related Topix: Almost Famous, Drama Movies, Music!, Adventure, Celebrities, Kate Hudson, Family, Kids, Entertainment

Courier News

Wedding: Bridget Lowry & Shawn Kushiyama

Miss Lowry is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Lowry. Mrs. Lowry is the former Kathryn Sawvel.


Related Topix: Wedding, New Iberia, LA, Lafayette, LA, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, University of Houston, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, College

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Lifetime Network's 'The Assault' is another movie filmed in Worcester County

The Clinton High School cheerleaders playing the roles of The Clifton High Cheerleaders on the set, getting ready for a scene from "The Assault." "The Assault," a movie shot entirely in Worcester County this spring, will premiere at 8 p.m. Sept.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Freedom Park, The Good Wife, Entertainment, Television

Sat Sep 13, 2014

8 ways 'Franklin & Bash' ignored Hollywood standards for TV sitcoms

Actress Dana Davis arrives at the World Premiere of Screen Gems' 'Prom Night' at the Cinerama Dome on April 9, 2008 in Los Angeles. TNT's "Franklin & Bash" has been a hit since 2011, but it's skipped the radar of some regardless of how entertaining the show is.


Related Topix: Franklin and Bash, Entertainment, Television, Hollywood, Short, Drama Movies, Los Angeles, CA, Musical Movies, Horror Movies, Prom Night, Mystery Movies, Dana Davis, 9

Los Angeles Times

Toronto Film Festival: Aubrey Plaza & Hal Hartley aim for 'Ned Rifle'

Actor Liam Aiken, writer-director Hal Hartley and actress Aubrey Plaza at the world premiere of "Ned Rifle" as part of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. Actor Liam Aiken, writer-director Hal Hartley and actress Aubrey Plaza at the world premiere of "Ned Rifle" as part of the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival.


Related Topix: Safety Not Guaranteed, Henry Fool, Drama Movies, Short, Thriller, Trust, The Unbelievable Truth, Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Aubrey Plaza, Movies

VIDEO: Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader Explain What 'The Skeleton Twins' is REALLY About

"The Skeleton Twins" stars Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader as the estranged twins, Maggie and Milo, who reconnect after a decade apart. Also starring are Luke Wilson as Maggie's husband and Ty Burrell as Milo's high-school English teacher.


Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Bill Hader, Kristen Wiig, Legally Blonde, Luke Wilson, Modern Family

Prince Albert Daily Herald

John Travolta channelled his inner Monet for new TIFF film 'The Forger'

The moves he showed off in "Saturday Night Fever" and "Grease" are the stuff of cinematic legend, but who knew John Travolta was also pretty handy with a paintbrush? The star seems to have even surprised himself with the canvas he produced while prepping for his new art-heist film "The Forger." "I actually created my own Monet ... and I was pretty proud of it," Travolta said during an interview at the Toronto International Film Festival, adding that the piece now hangs in his Maine home.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Pulp Fiction, Drama Movies, Grease, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, John Travolta, Mud, Beginners

Tony Nominee & West End Star Donald Sinden Dies at Age 90

According to The Hollywood Reporter , British stage, film and TV actor Donald Sinden has passed away at the age of 90 after suffering from prostate cancer, his son told the BBC today. Best known as a Shakespearean actor, the actor also appeared in over 70 film and TV productions.


Related Topix: Thriller, Doctor in the House, Eyewitness, Drama Movies, Mogambo, Adventure, The Prisoner, Entertainment, Television