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  1. Blackmagic Micro Cinema Cameras Help to Deliver ITV Drama "The Durrells"Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 5 | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... Simon Nye and produced by Sid Gentle Films Ltd. International film star Leslie Caron (An American in Paris, Gigi) also stars in the series. The Durrells is based upon Gerald Durrell's classic trilogy of Corfu memoirs including the much loved 'My ...

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  2. Hollywood Flashback: Before 'La La Land,' an Original Musical Won in 1959Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    'Gigi' took home a then-recording-breaking nine statuettes, including best director for Vincente Minnelli, whose daughter Liza praises the movie as "really smart big-studio entertainment." If the oddsmakers are correct, La La Land will be the first original musical to win the best picture Oscar since 1958's Gigi , an MGM production about a singing-and-dancing Parisian courtesan that THR called "a gaily naughty fairy tale for adults."

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  3. Oscars 2017: Who Will Win, Who Should WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... wins, he'll be only the second director to collect an Oscar for an original musical, after Vincente Minnelli for Gigi nearly 60 years ago. Manchester 's Casey Affleck looked unbeatable - he won almost every early award - but an understated ...

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  4. The Oscar WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... Damien Chazelle continued their press tour, this week in Europe. In London they met up with the legendary star of Gigi and An American in Paris, Leslie Caron. In Paris it was Agnes Varda, acclaimed director and widow of The Umbrellas of Cherbourg ...

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  5. 1 (or Maybe 3) of a Kind: Exit Zsa ZsaRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | The George Towner

    ... which took place on a cruise ship). All three became actresses with varying degrees of success. Eva had a part in "Gigi" and became a star on the television sitcom "Green Acres." But, although Zsa Zsa did appear often in films, onstage and on ...

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  6. The Musical Theater Project Presents Almost Like Being in Love: the Songs of Lerner & LoeweRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Musical Theater Project will produce "Almost Like Being in Love: The Songs of Lerner and Loewe" on Sunday, November 20 at the Hanna Theater at Playhouse Square. Lyricist Alan Jay Lerner and composer Frederick Loewe fashioned four of the most beloved musicals of all time: My Fair Lady, Camelot, Brigadoon and Gigi, writing for stars Rex Harrison , Julie Andrews , Richard Burton , Robert Goulet and Leslie Caron .

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  7. Singers: Leslie Caron & Mel Ferrer; Composer: Walter Piston; Singer: Linda RonstadtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Town Line

    ... . Side B has the music for a ballet sequence during the story. Caron was most famous for An American in Paris and Gigi and, in 2007, received an Emmy for her appearance on Law and Order: SVU . Now 85, she still does a guest role once or twice a ...

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  8. The MGM StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | Henley Standard

    ... tales, from the expressly innocent days of Over the Rainbow, through the wartime Meet Me in St Louis right through to Gigi. With fond recollections of the roaring lion in the MGM logo, I was enlightened by the background information on the ...

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  9. Feinstein, Luft over the rainbow about GarlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | SFGate

    ... midcentury Great American Songbook, Feinstein met Minnelli in 1983 when her late father, filmmaker Vincente Minnelli ("Gigi," "An American in Paris"), asked him to play piano at a Christmas party. Feinstein had met the elder Minnelli through ...

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  10. a Thank heaven for Leslie CaronRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | CBS News

    ... Legs." "It's strange, because now you think twice about having an older man play around with a young girl," said Caron. Gigi: "We don't marry, is that it?" Estelle: "Instead of getting married at once, it sometimes happens we get married at last." ...

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  11. a This week on "Sunday Morning"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | CBS News

    ... opposite Fred Astaire in "Daddy Long Legs," and became a sensation opposite Maurice Chevalier and Louis Jourdan in "Gigi." "An American in Paris" is now a hit on the Broadway stage, where our Jane Pauley went recently for an intimate chat with the ...

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  12. Today in History: July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... Theatre, beginning a run of 6,137 performances. In 1986, movie director Vincente Minnelli, known for such musicals as "Gigi," "An American in Paris" and "Meet Me in St. Louis," died in Los Angeles at age 83. In 1994, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak ...

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  13. Today in history: July 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... Theatre, beginning a run of 6,137 performances. In 1986, movie director Vincente Minnelli, known for such musicals as "Gigi," "An American in Paris" and "Meet Me in St. Louis," died in Los Angeles at age 83. In 1994, Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak ...

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