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  1. Richard Schickel Was Never a Big Fan of the OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | AdWeek

    ... Oscar season, we thought it was worth highlighting this comment about the 1985 ceremony results: "Actually, Morgan Freeman and I were talking about that last week. Morgan is perpetually pissed off that Clint didn't get the Oscar [Best Actor] nod for ...

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  2. Serve Some Time With These 'Shawshank Redemption' FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWBN-FM Burton

    Stephen King fans know the number 237 from its appearance in The Shining , where it was the room number of a particularly dangerous corner of the Overlook Hotel. But did you know 237 also appears in the film adaptation of Stephen King's The Shawshank Redemption ? Morgan Freeman's Red resides in Cell #237 in Shawshank Prison.

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  3. MTV Hit Docu-Series Teen Mom Og Returns 4/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    As announced on last night's "Teen Mom 2" Live Aftershow, MTV's TEEN MOM OG, featuring Amber, Catelynn, Farrah and Maci, is back with all-new episodes beginning Monday, April 17 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. The hit docu-series returns on the heels of huge ratings successes for "Teen Mom OG" and "Teen Mom 2," which secured the top two positions across all 2016 cable reality series, respectively.

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  4. Amasia Entertainment Launches TV Division; Tracy Mercer To HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Deadline

    Michael Helfant and Bradley Gallo's Amasia Entertainment has launched a TV division with veteran film/TV exec Tracy Mercer at the helm. Mercer, who most recently served as a feature film and TV exec at Morgan Freeman and Lori McCreary's Revelations Entertainment, will serve as SVP of the new division.

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  5. BAFTAs: Casey Affleck, Dev Patel Wins Don't Necessarily Point the Way to OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Oscar winner never has been nominated for a BAFTA in any category, just like fellow Oscar winner Morgan Freeman . The best actor BAFTA instead went to Washington's chief competitor for the best actor Academy Award, Manchester by the Sea 's It must ...

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  6. Jack Nicholson to make his Hollywood return in 'Toni Erdmann' remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | USA Today

    ... 2010 James L. Brooks comedy How Do You Know. The star last made a Nicholson-like splash onscreen alongside Morgan Freeman in director Rob Reiner's 2007 hit The Bucket List . The source tells USA TODAY that Nicholson was a "huge fan of the original" ...

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  7. Jack Nicholson, Kristen Wiig attached to 'Toni Erdmann' remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | UPI

    ... in 2010's How Do You Know? . Prior to that, the 79-year-old appeared in 2007's The Bucket List opposite Morgan Freeman . According to Variety , citing sources, Nicholson who is a big fan of the original, approached Paramount with the idea which then ...

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  8. Jack Nicholson, Kristen Wiig to topline "Toni Erdmann" remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | PanArmenian Network

    ... could be possibly be the actor's last major film. He also starred in the 2007 film "The Bucket List" opposite Morgan Freeman. The three-time Oscar-winner has been courted for a few films in recent years, including the Branch Rickey role in "42" as ...

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  9. 'One Night for One Drop' guest stars include The Tenors, William...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Actor William Shatner and comedian-filmmaker Rob Cohen on the set of the documentary "Being Canadian," now on DVD. Redfoo of LMFAO appears in "Last Vegas" with Kevin Kline, Robert De Niro, Michael Douglas and Morgan Freeman in 2014.

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  10. Morgan Freeman wants to play Satan on filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | New York Daily News

    Morgan Freeman says that playing Beelzebub on the big screen is on his bucket list. The Oscar-winning star has played God twice - once opposite Jim Carrey in 2003's "Bruce Almighty" and again with Steve Carell in 2007's "Evan Almighty."

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  11. Pucker Up! Helen Mirren Locks Lips with Morgan Freeman at AARP's Movies for Grownups AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | ETonline

    Good friends Helen Mirren and Morgan Freeman shared a sweet smooch on stage at the AARP's Movies for Grownups Awards in Beverly Hills, California, on Monday night. After presenting her Red costar with the award for Career Achievement, Mirren grabbed the Oscar winner's face and planted a kiss on his lips.

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  12. Helen Mirren Shares Onstage Kiss With Morgan FreemanRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | WENN Blog

    Helen Mirren enjoyed a smooch with Morgan Freeman on Monday as she saluted her Red co-star at the 2017 Movies For Grownups Awards. The Shawshank Redemption actor was honored with the Career Achievement prize at the AARP ceremony in Beverly Hills, California, and Mirren made sure it was an event to remember for her longtime pal by greeting him with a kiss on the lips.

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  13. Coach suspended amid questions about players living with himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... nd personnel actions, Corallo said. Eastside High was portrayed in the 1989 movie "Lean On Me," which starred Morgan Freeman as the school's bullhorn-waving principal Joe Clark.

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  14. Dame Helen Mirren kissed Morgan FreemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Anniston Star

    Dame Helen Mirren kissed Morgan Freeman when she presented him with AARP Movies for Grownups' Career Achievement Award on Monday night . The 71-year-old actress locked lips with the 'Million Dollar Baby' star at the glitzy bash - which recognizes the work of Hollywood stars over the age of 50 - held at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles, as she handed him the prestigious accolade.

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  15. Helen Mirren gives Morgan Freeman a smooch at AARP Awards: 'I want...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Boston Herald

    After presenting her close friend and Red costar with the Career Achievement award at the 16th annual Movies For Grownups Awards on Monday night, Mirren, 71, embraced Freeman and planted a sweet smooch on his lips. And it seems Freeman, 79, didn't seem to mind the PDA.

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  16. Helen Mirren kisses Morgan Freeman as she gives him awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Daily Mail

    Kiss, kiss! Helen Mirren plants a smacker on Morgan Freeman as she presents her Red co-star with Career Achievement Award They starred together in the movie Red and there's clearly plenty of affection between the two major Hollywood stars. Helen Mirren, 71, gave Morgan Freeman, 79, a full kiss on the lips as she presented him with a career Achievement award at the 16th annual Movies For Grownups Awards on Monday night in Beverly Hills.

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  17. Turkish Airlines airs new ad starring Morgan Freeman during Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkey's flag carrier Turkish Airlines aired a new advertisement featuring Hollywood actor Morgan Freeman at half-time of the 51st Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons in Houston, Texas on Feb. 5. The commercial was reportedly watched by around 188 million people around the world. Turkish Airlines signed Freeman as its new brand face to represent it in the U.S. as a part of a new advertisement campaign, the company announced on Jan. 19. The 79-year-old actor is known for his Oscar-nominated performances in films such as "Driving Miss Daisy" and "The Shawshank Redemption."

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  18. Morgan Freeman refers to Trump Muslim ban in Super Bowl adRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Daily Mail

    'Delight in our differences': Outspoken Morgan Freeman stars in Turkish Airlines advert as he makes subtle nod to Trump's Immigration ban In the ad, the Driving Miss Daisy star was pictures seated in an airplane, relaxing, while his inimitable voice began a narrative. 'There are those of us who like to venture to the unexplored, those of us who go out there with a sense of wonder,' the 79-year-old actor said.

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  19. Slow and Steady Wins the RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Psychology Today

    ... Redemption written by Stephen King. In 1994, this terrific movie came out starring Tim Robins as Andy and Morgan Freeman as Red. The hero, Andy Dufresne, has been wrongfully convicted of his wife's murder and sent to Shawshank Prison for life. The ...

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  20. Mimi Leder to Direct Natalie Portman in Ginsburg Film, "On the Basis of Sex"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... Bader Ginsburg's nephew. This will be Leder's first feature film since 2009's Thick as Thieves which starred Morgan Freeman and Antonio Banderas. In between then and now, she has worked on The Leftovers and Shameless. source

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