Lauren Bacall dead at 89: Hollywood actress appeared in ‘The Mirror Has Two … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLegendary actress Lauren Bacall, one of the leading ladies during the Golden Age of Hollywood, died at her New York City home after suffering a stroke Tuesday.…

Lauren Bacall, legendary actress, dies at 89 – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesIn 1996, Bacall appeared as the meddling mother to Barbra Streisand in “The Mirror Has Two Faces,” a role for which she received her only Academy Award nomination…

Robin Williams, Oscar-Winning Comedian, Dies at 63 in Suspected Suicide – New York Times

New York TimesRobin Williams, the comedian who evolved into the surprisingly nuanced, Academy Award-winning actor, imbuing his performances with wild inventiveness and a kind of manic energy, died on Monday…

Actor Robin Williams hanged himself, sheriff says – Press Herald

Actor Robin Williams hanged himself, sheriff saysPress HeraldWilliams was a Juilliard-trained actor and uncontainably exhibitionist comic who became one of the most dazzling all-around talents in show business, winning an…

DeMille Award Recipient Woody Allen Not Expected To Attend Golden Globes – Deadline.com

DeMille Award Recipient Woody Allen Not Expected To Attend Golden GlobesDeadline.comIn fact, the only awards show he ever attended was the 2002 Academy Awards as an ambassador of New York,…

Holts Academy graduate awards return for 2014 – Professional Jeweller

Holts Academy graduate awards return for 2014Professional JewellerHolts Academy will celebrate its 15th anniversary in style by hosting its second Academy Awards and Graduation Ceremony evening on September 4. The…

California Governor Jerry Brown to decide on smartphone ‘kill switch’ – TweakTown

TweakTownCalifornia Governor Jerry Brown is now taking a look at the mandatory smartphone ‘kill switch’ bill after it was passed by the state legislature. If Brown approves the bill, all…

Robin Williams: 5 unforgettable movie roles – The Plain Dealer – cleveland.com (blog)

The Plain Dealer – cleveland.com (blog)Robin Williams, left, and Matt Damon appear in a scene from the movie ‘Good Will Hunting.’ ‘Good Will Hunting’ was nominated for Best Picture in…

Photos: Robin Williams remembered – Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa CitizenRobin Williams, a standup comic who shot to stardom in the 1970s when he appeared in the Mork & Mindy television series, has died at the age of 63.…

Robin Williams, Academy Award-winning actor and comedian, dies at 63 – Press Herald

Press HeraldSAN FRANCISCO — Robin Williams, the Academy Award winner and comic supernova whose explosions of pop culture riffs and impressions dazzled audiences for decades and made him a gleamy-eyed…

Home»News»Entertainment»Robin Williams, Oscar-winning comedy star of … – 680 News

Home»News»Entertainment»Robin Williams, Oscar-winning comedy star of …680 NewsFILE – This March 27, 2010 file photo shows actor Robin Williams speaking at The 24th American Cinematheque Awards honoring Matt Damon in…

Robin Williams, Academy Award winner and comic supernova, dies in apparent … – Toledo Blade

Toledo BladeSAN RAFAEL, Calif. — Robin Williams, the Academy Award winner and comic supernova whose explosions of pop culture riffs and impressions dazzled audiences for decades and made him a…

Robin Williams – Indie Wire

Indie WireWilliams also received two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globes, two Screen Actors Guild Awards and five Grammy Awards. He was also nominated for an Academy Award for playing an…

Are we underestimating “The Fault in Our Stars” as an Oscar contender? – Hollywoodnews.com

Hollywoodnews.comthe fault in our stars 600×338 Over the weekend, Josh Boone’s The Fault in Our Stars all but swept the 2014 Teen Choice Awards. Now, believe me when I say…

Oscars: Poland Anoints ‘Ida’ as Candidate for Foreign-Language Academy Award – Variety

VarietyLONDON — Pawel Pawlikowski’s “Ida” has been selected as Poland’s entry for the foreign-language film category of the Oscars. The black-and-white film, which follows a novice nun as she attempts…

African Film Academy Awards To Hit London – spyghana.com

spyghana.comPrince Sam Anwuzia, CEO of Nollywood Entertainment Limited, United Kingdom and President of the African Film Festival and Academy Awards (ZAFAA), who confirmed this in a statement after meeting with…

The 86th Academy Awards: If I had been a voter – Hollywoodnews.com

Hollywoodnews.comPotentially, I could do this once a week with previous Academy Award ceremonies, so there’s a chance that this could turn into a long running thing. There are 86 of…

Hollywood Records Set To Release Academy Award®-Winning Composer A. R. … – SYS-CON Media (press release)

Hollywood Records Set To Release Academy Award®-Winning Composer A. R. …SYS-CON Media (press release)A. R. Rahman’s work has been recognized around the globe with numerous awards and honors including two…

Hollywood Records Set To Release Academy Award®-Winning Composer A. R. … – PR Newswire (press release)

Hollywood Records Set To Release Academy Award®-Winning Composer A. R. …PR Newswire (press release)BURBANK, Calif., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Hollywood Records will release the digital original motion picture soundtrack…

Best Foreign-Language Film Academy Award submissions 2015 – Screen International

Best Foreign-Language Film Academy Award submissions 2015Screen InternationalSubmissions for the Best Foreign-Language Film at the 87th Academy Awards are coming in and will continue until October, when the full list…

Oscars and Academy Museum On Track, Says President Cheryl Boone Isaacs – Variety

VarietyShe said the Acad team is “very proud of all our programs,” but she mentioned specifically the growth in the Governors Awards, the Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting, and the Student…

Oscars: Hungary Selects ‘White God’ as Academy Award Entry – Variety

VarietyLONDON — Hungary has selected Kornel Mundruczo’s “White God,” which won the Un Certain Regard prize at Cannes, as its entry for the Oscars’ foreign-language film category. The decision was…

Is the time ripe for a foreign film Oscar win for Ceylan? – Today’s Zaman (blog)

Today’s Zaman (blog)Director Nuri Bilge Ceylan poses with the Palme d’Or award for his film “Winter Sleep” on stage during the closing ceremony of the 67th Cannes Film Festival. “Winter…

Film academy reelects Cheryl Boone Isaacs as president – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesActor Chris Hemsworth and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announced the 86th Academy Awards nominations in January. On Tuesday, she was elected…

Academy instructors Cassidy and Mullaly win Plein Air Easton awards – The Star Democrat

Academy instructors Cassidy and Mullaly win Plein Air Easton awardsThe Star DemocratIn the “Local Color” exhibit at the Tidewater Inn, Cassidy was awarded one of three Awards of Merit judged…

Naveen presents Odisha Bigyan Academy awards – OdishaChannel

Naveen presents Odisha Bigyan Academy awardsOdishaChannelBhubaneswar, August 5: Several eminent scientists were felicitated at the investiture ceremony of different awards of Odisha Bigyan Academy for the year 2012 at a…

Ceylan’s ‘Winter Sleep’ named Turkey’s Oscar nominee – Today’s Zaman

Today’s ZamanTurkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s Palme d’Or prize-winning drama “Kış Uykusu” (Winter Sleep) has been selected to represent Turkey in the Best Foreign Language Film category in the upcoming…

Cannes winner ‘Winter Sleep’ Turkey’s Oscar nominee – Today’s Zaman

Today’s ZamanDirector Nuri Bilge Ceylan (C), Palme d’Or award winner for his film “Winter Sleep”, poses on stage next to director Quentin Tarantino (R) and actress Uma Thurman (L) during…

Women’s Rugby World Cup: Wales’ Women handed a fitness boost ahead of … – WalesOnline

WalesOnlineWales’ World Cup campaign is set to get even tougher when they face Australia, who they have never beaten at a World Cup, tomorrow afternoon at Marcoussis (KO 2pm UK).…

Calgarian honoured at ‘Academy Awards for dog grooming’ – Calgary Herald

Calgary Herald“It’s kind of like the Academy Awards for dog grooming,” the 49-year-old native Calgarian says, as Duvel’s auburn hair escapes from her comb to waft in the air all…

‘Tom in America’ With Two Academy Award Nominees East Coast Premieres … – Free Press Release Center (press release)

‘Tom in America’ With Two Academy Award Nominees East Coast Premieres …Free Press Release Center (press release)Oscar nominees Burt Young and Sally Kirkland star in the Flavio Alves’ film Tom…

Oscar 2015 Predictions: Which Toronto Film Festival Films Could End Up as Top … – Latin Post

Oscar 2015 Predictions: Which Toronto Film Festival Films Could End Up as Top …Latin PostThe Weinstein Company’s sole selection “The Imitation Game” will also try to garner attention for awards.…

Oscars: Calling all Pakistani filmmakers… – DAWN.com

DAWN.comThe Pakistani Academy Selection Committee has invited Pakistani filmmakers to submit their films for Oscar consideration in the ‘Foreign Language Film Award’ category, for the 87th Academy Awards. The deadline…

‘Tom in America’ With Two Academy Award Nominees East Coast Premieres … – DigitalJournal.com

‘Tom in America’ With Two Academy Award Nominees East Coast Premieres …DigitalJournal.comOther notable cast members attending include Actor Alex Kruz from the multiple award winning Native American film “Red Cloud:…

EMMYS: TV Academy To Honor Casting Queen Marion Dougherty With … – Deadline.com

Deadline.comEMMYS: TV Academy To Honor Casting Queen Marion Dougherty With Governors Award; Announces Juried Casting director Marion Dougherty will be posthumously awarded the 2014 Governors Award, the Television Academy said…