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Variety
June Foray, Voice of ‘Bullwinkle Show’s’ Natasha and Rocky, Dies at 99June Foray, the voice of “The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show’s” Rocky the Flying Squ
Variety / Posted 7 hours ago
June Foray, the voice of “The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show’s” Rocky the Flying Squirrel and his nemesis Natasha Fatale of Boris and Natasha fame in the early 1960s and a key figure in the animation industry, died Thursday. She was 99. Her close friend... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Controversial Belfast documentary returns to local screensrenowned filmmaker Frederick Wiseman’s documentary “Belfast, Maine,” was greete
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
renowned filmmaker Frederick Wiseman’s documentary “Belfast, Maine,” was greeted with great anticipation by the residents of Belfast, eager to see how their quiet seaside town would be portrayed in the film. Wiseman, who for decades has resided... Read more
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Rappler
Brillante Mendoza explains Duterte's closeup shots at SONA 2017UP CLOSE SHOTS. Diretor Brillante Mendoza says he respects the opinions of thos
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
UP CLOSE SHOTS. Diretor Brillante Mendoza says he respects the opinions of those criticizing his style of directing President Rodrigo Duterte's second State of the Nation Address. Photo by Alexa Villano/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Director... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Two foreign films to be screened todayscreen two foreign films at the MBO Cinemas, Imago, here, today (Tuesday). Dai
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
screen two foreign films at the MBO Cinemas, Imago, here, today (Tuesday). Daily Express readers can present a cut-out of this write-up at the KKIFF desk at the MBO Cinemas to collect vouchers for complimentary ticket redemption for the movies.... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Beverly Hills News – Walk With The Mayor To Visit Motion Picture Library, La Cienega Park5:37 PM By Victoria Talbot This week, Walk with the Mayor participants will e
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 3 days ago
5:37 PM By Victoria Talbot This week, Walk with the Mayor participants will enjoy a truly rare treat, spanning the scope of Beverly Hills’ illustrious history with the film community and touring one of the great jewels in the City’s park system.... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Beverly Hills News – Walk With The Mayor To Visit Motion Picture Library, La Cienega Park2:55 PM By Victoria Talbot This week, Walk with the Mayor participants will e
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 3 days ago
2:55 PM By Victoria Talbot This week, Walk with the Mayor participants will enjoy a truly rare treat, spanning the scope of Beverly Hills’ illustrious history with the film community and touring one of the great jewels in the City’s park system.... Read more
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Anime News Network
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Invites Rinko Kikuchi, Takashi Miike, Eric BeckmanThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its list of membershi
Anime News Network / Posted 3 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced its list of membership invitations on June 28. The list includes 774 invitations, the largest number of invitations in the Academy's history. The invitations are part of a series of new... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
‘Home Alone’ actor John Heard diesActor John Heard attends The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences’ Oscar
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 4 days ago
Actor John Heard attends The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences’ Oscars Outdoors Screening Of ‘Big’ on July 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images) Actor John Heard, best known for playing the father in the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra's Bollywood star-powered film 'Salt Bridge' screens in ManukaIt was filmed in the ACT region and boasts scenes of Tidbinbilla, Telopea Park,
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
It was filmed in the ACT region and boasts scenes of Tidbinbilla, Telopea Park, John Knight Memorial Park, and Queanbeyan Golf Club. This week Canberra director and producer Abhijit Deonath's Bollywood drama Salt Bridge will hit the silver screen at... Read more
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The Age
Canberra's Bollywood star-powered film 'Salt Bridge' screens in ManukaIt was filmed in the ACT region and boasts scenes of Tidbinbilla, Telopea Park,
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
It was filmed in the ACT region and boasts scenes of Tidbinbilla, Telopea Park, John Knight Memorial Park, and Queanbeyan Golf Club. This week Canberra director and producer Abhijit Deonath's Bollywood drama Salt Bridge will hit the silver screen at... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra's Bollywood star-powered film 'Salt Bridge' screens in ManukaIt was filmed in the ACT region and boasts scenes of Tidbinbilla, Telopea Park,
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
It was filmed in the ACT region and boasts scenes of Tidbinbilla, Telopea Park, John Knight Memorial Park, and Queanbeyan Golf Club. This week Canberra director and producer Abhijit Deonath's Bollywood drama Salt Bridge will hit the silver screen at... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
‘Home Alone’ actor John Heard dead at 72HOLLYWOOD, CA - JULY 20: Actor John Heard attends The Academy Of Motion Picture
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLYWOOD, CA - JULY 20: Actor John Heard attends The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences' Oscars Outdoors Screening Of "Big" on July 20, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images) HOLLYWOOD, CA - JULY 20: Actor... Read more
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Billboard
Music.Film Launches Online Hub For Licensing Film ScoresCutting Edge Group, a company that has been helping finance film scores and sou
Billboard / Posted 6 days ago
Cutting Edge Group, a company that has been helping finance film scores and soundtracks in exchange for ownership of masters and compositions for the past 10 years, is launching a new online portal for its Music.Film production catalog, where... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Lav, Brillante join the AcademyLav Diaz (left) and Brillante Ma Mendoza Finally, indie filmmakers from the Ph
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Lav Diaz (left) and Brillante Ma Mendoza Finally, indie filmmakers from the Philippines are represented in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the same organization behind the Oscars. The Academy has invited Filipino filmmakers Lav... Read more
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asianage
Deepika Padukone 'honoured' to be new Academy memberMumbai: Deepika Padukone is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Pic
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
Mumbai: Deepika Padukone is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) and the actress says she feels honoured to be included in the Class of 2017. The 31-year-old actress, who made her Hollywood debut with... Read more
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The Hindu
Honoured to be a new Academy member: Deepika PadukoneActor Deepika Padukone, who has been inducted as one of the newest members of t
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Actor Deepika Padukone, who has been inducted as one of the newest members of the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences (AMPAS), said on Wednesday that she felt honoured to be included in the Class of 2017. The 31-year-old, who made her... Read more
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dna
Honoured to be a new Academy member: Deepika PadukoneDeepika Padukone is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Deepika Padukone is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) and the actress says she feels honoured to be included in the Class of 2017. The 31-year-old actress, who made her Hollywood debut with Vin... Read more
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Variety
American Cinematheque Taps Imax for Sid Grauman AwardThe giant-screen company will be honored for its achievements in the motion pic
Variety / Posted 8 days ago
The giant-screen company will be honored for its achievements in the motion picture industry at the American Cinematheque’s annual benefit awards show on Nov. 10 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, where Amy Adams is the American Cinematheque award... Read more
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Post Magazine
Upcoming SMPTE meeting to look at classic movie soundLOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Section of SMPTE will host a demonstration of class
Post Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Section of SMPTE will host a demonstration of classic movie sound technology at its monthly meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, July 25th, in Hollywood. The event will include a live performance by Joe Rinaudo, founder of the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Thank you for the support for The EddysTwo weeks ago, the Society of Philippine Entertainment Editors or SPEED, of whi
Manila Standard Today / Posted 9 days ago
Two weeks ago, the Society of Philippine Entertainment Editors or SPEED, of which I am the president, debuted the first Eddys, the name given to the movie awards we decided to give to artists, craftsmen, and technicians that labor in what we, despite... Read more
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Variety
Keslow Camera to Acquire Clairmont Camera as Founder Denny Clairmont RetiresThe deal was announced on Monday by Keslow, which describes itself as the large
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
The deal was announced on Monday by Keslow, which describes itself as the largest privately held motion picture camera equipment rental house in North America. The company said the move will more than quadruple Keslow Camera’s anamorphic and vintage... Read more
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Variety
‘Fifty Shades’ Franchise Veteran Dana Sano to Head Film and Television at Republic RecordsRepublic Records has named Dana Sano Executive Vice President of Film & Televis
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
Republic Records has named Dana Sano Executive Vice President of Film & Television. A Grammy-nominated music supervisor, she had previously served as Senior Music Executive at New Line Cinema and has worked with such film luminaries as Paul Thomas... Read more
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Post Magazine
Academy names 2017 Film Scholars grant recipientsLOS ANGELES — Dr. Ross Melnick and Dr. James Tweedie have been named 2017 Acade
Post Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
LOS ANGELES — Dr. Ross Melnick and Dr. James Tweedie have been named 2017 Academy Film Scholars by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Their respective book projects focus on Hollywood’s foreign ownership and operation of movie theaters,... Read more
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Post Magazine
Editing: War for the Planet of the ApesOn July 14th, 20th Century Fox released War for the Planet of the Apes, the fol
Post Magazine / Posted 10 days ago
On July 14th, 20th Century Fox released War for the Planet of the Apes, the follow up to 2014’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, which was once again directed by Matt Reeves. The film marks the third in the rebooted franchise (2011’s Rise of the... Read more
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dna
There should be more category for foreign language films atActress Priyanka Chopra today said that Academy should broaden its category whe
dna / Posted 12 days ago
Actress Priyanka Chopra today said that Academy should broaden its category when it comes to giving recognition to foreign language films at the Oscars. Priyanka is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Academy Names Two New Film ScholarsRoss Melnick and James Tweedle have been awarded grants for book projects about
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
Ross Melnick and James Tweedle have been awarded grants for book projects about Hollywood's history. Dr. Ross Melnick, who is writing a book about Hollywood’s foreign ownership of motion picture theaters throughout the world, and Dr. James Tweedie,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad A
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes."Related content Without question, Steve Zahn has been one of the most reliable actors to work in Hollywood in the past two-plus... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad A
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes."Related content Without question, Steve Zahn has been one of the most reliable actors to work in Hollywood in the past two-plus... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad A
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes."Related content Without question, Steve Zahn has been one of the most reliable actors to work in Hollywood in the past two-plus... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad A
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes."Related content Without question, Steve Zahn has been one of the most reliable actors to work in Hollywood in the past two-plus... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad A
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes."Related content Without question, Steve Zahn has been one of the most reliable actors to work in Hollywood in the past two-plus... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad A
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes."Related content Without question, Steve Zahn has been one of the most reliable actors to work in Hollywood in the past two-plus... Read more
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News 8000
Steve Zahn scales new heights in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad A
News 8000 / Posted 13 days ago
Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes." Steve Zahn as Bad Ape in "War for the Planet of the Apes."Related content Without question, Steve Zahn has been one of the most reliable actors to work in Hollywood in the past two-plus... Read more
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dna
Goutam Ghose, Buddhadev Dasgupta happy to be part of OscarsDirector Goutam Ghose said he found it important that the Academy of Motion Pic
dna / Posted 14 days ago
Director Goutam Ghose said he found it important that the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has chosen him to be a part of its Oscar committee. "I had never been enamoured by Oscars but I am happy on getting the news. I am further happy... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Meet the instructors of the Christian Youth Film WorkshopYouth Film Workshop will be held Saturday, July 22, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at C
Tehachapi News / Posted 16 days ago
Youth Film Workshop will be held Saturday, July 22, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Country Oaks Baptist Church. High school and middle school kids will have the opportunity to learn film making from Hollywood pros. This is going to be a fun day, and... Read more
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ABC News
Who is this future Oscar-winning actor?sitcom actor who turned Hollywood leading man, Tom Hanks has starred in many cl
ABC News / Posted 17 days ago
sitcom actor who turned Hollywood leading man, Tom Hanks has starred in many classic films including "Big," "A League of Their Own" and "Sleepless in Seattle." However, he’s more than just an actor; he has also written, directed and produced... Read more
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CBC.ca
Zacharias Kunuk, celebrated Nunavut filmmaker, joins Oscars AcademyNunavut filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk, has been invited to join the Academy Of Moti
CBC.ca / Posted 19 days ago
Nunavut filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk, has been invited to join the Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences, the group that picks the Oscar award winners. Kunuk learned last week that he's one of 774 new members invited to join the group. "I... Read more
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asianage
Priyanka urges the Academy to move beyong a single award for foreign filmsMumbai: Priyanka Chopra is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Pict
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
Mumbai: Priyanka Chopra is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) and the actress has praised the ongoing push for racial and gender equality. Following two years of sharp criticism and back-to-back... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Academy should move beyond a single award for Foreign language films: PriyankaMumbai: Priyanka Chopra is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Pict
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Mumbai: Priyanka Chopra is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) and the actress has praised the ongoing push for racial and gender equality. Following two years of sharp criticism and back-to-back... Read more
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dna
Priyanka Chopra becomes Academy member, praises diversity pushPriyanka Chopra is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of A
dna / Posted 22 days ago
Priyanka Chopra is one of the newest members the Academy of Motion Picture of Arts & Sciences (AMPAS) and the actress has praised the ongoing push for racial and gender equality. Following two years of sharp criticism and back-to-back ceremonies... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Natalie Maines, lead singer of Dixie Chicks, divorcing after 17 years of marriageKevin Winter/Getty Images(L-R) Musicians Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emi
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 22 days ago
Kevin Winter/Getty Images(L-R) Musicians Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emily Robison of the Dixie Chicks arrive at the David Lynch Foundation Gala Honoring Rick Rubin at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on February 27, 2014 in Beverly Hills,... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Natalie Maines, lead singer of Dixie Chicks, divorcing after 17 years of marriageKevin Winter/Getty Images(L-R) Musicians Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emi
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 22 days ago
Kevin Winter/Getty Images(L-R) Musicians Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emily Robison of the Dixie Chicks arrive at the David Lynch Foundation Gala Honoring Rick Rubin at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on February 27, 2014 in Beverly Hills,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Natalie Maines, lead singer of Dixie Chicks, divorcing after 17 years of marriageKevin Winter/Getty Images(L-R) Musicians Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emi
Dayton Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
Kevin Winter/Getty Images(L-R) Musicians Martie Maguire, Natalie Maines and Emily Robison of the Dixie Chicks arrive at the David Lynch Foundation Gala Honoring Rick Rubin at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel on February 27, 2014 in Beverly Hills,... Read more
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Sun Star
‘Oscars’ invites Mendoza, DiazFAMED Pinoy directors Brillante Mendoza and Lav Diaz have been invited to becom
Sun Star / Posted 22 days ago
FAMED Pinoy directors Brillante Mendoza and Lav Diaz have been invited to become members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, better known as the Academy. It is a professional organization that is behind the annual Academy Awards or... Read more
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Rappler
Lav Diaz, Brillante Mendoza invited to U.S. Film AcademyINVITATION. Lav Diaz and Brillante Mendoza have been invited to be part of the
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
INVITATION. Lav Diaz and Brillante Mendoza have been invited to be part of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science. File photos by Paolo Abad/ Patrick Kovarik/ AFP MANILA, Philippines – Filipino directors Lav Diaz and Brillante Mendoza have... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The academy isn't lowering its standards with its biggest membership class — it's raising themMuch of the criticism of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ recen
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Much of the criticism of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ recent efforts to broaden and diversify its membership — starting with 2016’s remarkable list of 683 invitees, and continuing with this year’s even farther-reaching roster of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Motion picture academy opens its doors to 774 new members as push for diversity continuesIt’s one of the key rules of Hollywood: The sequel always has to be bigger. On
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
It’s one of the key rules of Hollywood: The sequel always has to be bigger. On Wednesday, in its latest step toward diversifying the overwhelmingly white and male institution, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences opened its doors to its... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In a sign of Hollywood's new world order, the Academy turns to TV talent to diversifyGoing to television once meant your film career was over. Now, it can mean you
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Going to television once meant your film career was over. Now, it can mean you will be bestowed one of the highest honors in Hollywood: an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. In a move to diversify the 90-year-old... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
As lines continue to blur in entertainment AMPAS looks to TV talent to help diversify its ranksGoing to television once meant your film career was over. Now, it can mean you
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
Going to television once meant your film career was over. Now, it can mean you will be bestowed one of the highest honors in Hollywood: an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. In a move to diversify the 90-year-old... Read more
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dna
Whoopi Goldberg among Academy's new Board of GovernorsVeteran actress Whoopi Goldberg has been elected to the Board of Governors for
dna / Posted 25 days ago
Veteran actress Whoopi Goldberg has been elected to the Board of Governors for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Academy announced the election results, which included Goldberg, who will represent the actor's branch, reported USA... Read more
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