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San Antonio Express-News
Everything You Need to Know About Obama’s Last White House Correspondents’ Dinnerwhich is hosted by Comedy Central host Larry Wilmore. Saturday’s “Nerd Prom” f
Everything You Need to Know About Obama’s Last White House Correspondents’ Dinner
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 hours ago
which is hosted by Comedy Central host Larry Wilmore. Saturday’s “Nerd Prom” from the Washington, D.C., Hilton kicks off with red carpet arrivals at 5:30 p.m. ET, followed by dinner at 7:30 ET. President Obama and Wilmore are expected to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Everything You Need to Know About Obama’s Last White House Correspondents’ Dinnerwhich is hosted by Comedy Central host Larry Wilmore. Saturday’s “Nerd Prom” f
Everything You Need to Know About Obama’s Last White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 hours ago
which is hosted by Comedy Central host Larry Wilmore. Saturday’s “Nerd Prom” from the Washington, D.C., Hilton kicks off with red carpet arrivals at 5:30 p.m. ET, followed by dinner at 7:30 ET. President Obama and Wilmore are expected to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Everything You Need to Know About Obama’s Last White House Correspondents’ Dinnerwhich is hosted by Comedy Central host Larry Wilmore. Saturday’s “Nerd Prom” f
Everything You Need to Know About Obama’s Last White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 hours ago
which is hosted by Comedy Central host Larry Wilmore. Saturday’s “Nerd Prom” from the Washington, D.C., Hilton kicks off with red carpet arrivals at 5:30 p.m. ET, followed by dinner at 7:30 ET. President Obama and Wilmore are expected to... Read more
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Variety
The 36 Biggest Names at the White House Correspondents’ Dinnerwhere a Kardashian can rub elbows with a Cabinet member. It’s otherwise (approp
The 36 Biggest Names at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Variety / Posted yesterday
where a Kardashian can rub elbows with a Cabinet member. It’s otherwise (appropriately) known as Nerd Prom. Or the Oscars of Capitol Hill. But it wasn’t always so glitzy. For decades, the WHCD was just another evening with rubbery chicken served... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Filmmakers pull documentary from FramelineThe filmmakers of a documentary that focused on a little known riot by transgen
Filmmakers pull documentary from Frameline
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
The filmmakers of a documentary that focused on a little known riot by transgender and gay patrons of a now-closed San Francisco eatery have pulled their film from being shown by Frameline this year. To mark the 50th anniversary of the Gene... Read more
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Film Industry Network
Academy to celebrate 25th Anniversary of "Beauty and the Beast" Academy to celebrate 25th Anniversary of “Beauty and the Beast” LOS ANGELES,
Academy to celebrate 25th Anniversary of "Beauty and the Beast"
Film Industry Network / Posted 2 days ago
Academy to celebrate 25th Anniversary of “Beauty and the Beast” LOS ANGELES, CA – Eight-time Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken and three-time Oscar nominee and Honorary Academy Award... Read more
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Animation World Network
Academy Announces 25th Anniversary Celebration of Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’LOS ANGELES, CA -- Eight-time Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken and three-time
Academy Announces 25th Anniversary Celebration of Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’
Animation World Network / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES, CA -- Eight-time Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken and three-time Oscar nominee and Honorary Academy Award recipient Angela Lansbury will join voice actors Paige O’Hara, Richard White and Robby Benson, supervising animators Andreas... Read more
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Variety
Entertainment Education: Schools On The MoveThese innovative and cutting-edge programs offer competitive, top-notch trainin
Entertainment Education: Schools On The Move
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
These innovative and cutting-edge programs offer competitive, top-notch training in all areas of film, TV and media. California Institute of the ArtsValencia Known for its quality animation instruction and cutting-edge animation lab, CalArts’... Read more
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Showbiz Renegade
Grammy Category RestructuredWith the recent announcement of the Grammy nominees, everyone is excited. Not e
Grammy Category Restructured
Showbiz Renegade / Posted 3 days ago
With the recent announcement of the Grammy nominees, everyone is excited. Not everyone may be aware though that there has been a restructuring of the categories for the 54th Grammy Awards. On April 6, 2011, The National Academy of Recording Arts and... Read more
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The Hill
ABC News, Fox News announce WHCD guestsOther guests attending will include Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith. Anthony
ABC News, Fox News announce WHCD guests
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Other guests attending will include Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith. Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross and Kenya Barris will also be at the event. ABC journalists that will be at the event include "World News Tonight" and "20/20" anchor David... Read more
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PR NewsChannel
Key banking expert in Scott Rothstein investors’ $67 million award against TD Bank to testify at author’s jury trial vs. Bank of America for $70 million and related U.S. Bank/BofA foreclosure caseTJ Fisher (center) and friends at St. Edward, Palm Beach, Fla. National bankin
Key banking expert in Scott Rothstein investors’ $67 million award against TD Bank to testify at author’s jury trial vs. Bank of America for $70 million and related U.S. Bank/BofA foreclosure case
PR NewsChannel / Posted 3 days ago
TJ Fisher (center) and friends at St. Edward, Palm Beach, Fla. National banking expert Catherine Ghiglieri has been designated to provide key expert witness testimony in plaintiff Author T.J. Fisher’s epic $70 million David vs. Goliath battle... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Academy requests Oscar members submit CVs in diversity reshuffleThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences – the governing body whose duti
Academy requests Oscar members submit CVs in diversity reshuffle
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences – the governing body whose duties include voting on the Oscars – now has three and a half years to revolutionise its membership. The aim is that by 2020 women and ethnic minorities will make up half... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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11 News Houston
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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First Coast News
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
First Coast News / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
KTVB Boise / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibilityThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership b
Academy requests members' resumes for voting elgibility
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has asked certain membership branches to fill out an "industry involvement form," part of the vetting process to ensure members are still active in the film community. On Monday, the Academy... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work HistoryThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to d
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work History
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to disclose their work history in an email that said it aimed to credit them “for all their achievements in motion pictures.” It’s no secret the Academy has been undergoing... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work HistoryThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to d
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work History
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to disclose their work history in an email that said it aimed to credit them “for all their achievements in motion pictures.” It’s no secret the Academy has been undergoing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work HistoryThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to d
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work History
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to disclose their work history in an email that said it aimed to credit them “for all their achievements in motion pictures.” It’s no secret the Academy has been undergoing... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work HistoryThe Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to d
Oscars Voter Makeover: Academy Asks Some Members for Work History
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences is asking certain members to disclose their work history in an email that said it aimed to credit them “for all their achievements in motion pictures.” It’s no secret the Academy has been undergoing... Read more
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indieWIRE
Confessions of an Emmy Virgin: TV vs. Motion Picture AcademyAs I navigate the shoals of Emmy awards campaigns — with stacks of upcoming “FY
Confessions of an Emmy Virgin: TV vs. Motion Picture Academy
indieWIRE / Posted 4 days ago
As I navigate the shoals of Emmy awards campaigns — with stacks of upcoming “FYC” events for Television Academy members, from Showtime's "Ray Donovan" to CBS's "The Late Late Show with James Corden" —I am stymied by the size of the Emmy voting... Read more
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CBS News
Morgan Freeman honored by Film Society of Lincoln CenterChaplin Award Honoree Credit: Nigel Parry/CPI/Film Society of Lincoln Center
Morgan Freeman honored by Film Society of Lincoln Center
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
Chaplin Award Honoree Credit: Nigel Parry/CPI/Film Society of Lincoln Center Credit: New York Public Library/Billy Rose Theatre Division "The Electric Company" Morgan Freeman was a member of the company of the rollicking PBS educational series,... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Michelle McNamara, wife of comedian Patton Oswalt, dies at 46BEVERLY HILLS, CA - DECEMBER 15: Actor Patton Oswalt (L) and Michelle Eileen Mc
Michelle McNamara, wife of comedian Patton Oswalt, dies at 46
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 5 days ago
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - DECEMBER 15: Actor Patton Oswalt (L) and Michelle Eileen McNamara arrive at the premiere of Paramount Pictures and Mandate Pictures' "Young Adult" held at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on December 15, 2011 in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Satyajit Ray: Amitabh Bachchan remembers the maestroSatyajit Ray on his 24th death anniversary. Amitabh also mentioned that it was
Satyajit Ray: Amitabh Bachchan remembers the maestro
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Satyajit Ray on his 24th death anniversary. Amitabh also mentioned that it was a “privilege” for him to work with one of the greatest auteurs of twentieth century cinema. The 73-year-old had lent his baritone voice for the narration of Ray’s... Read more
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New Kerala
Big B remembers Satyajit Ray on 24th death anniversary - newkerala.com #53288Satyajit Ray on his 24th death anniversary. Amitabh also mentioned that it was
Big B remembers Satyajit Ray on 24th death anniversary - newkerala.com #53288
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
Satyajit Ray on his 24th death anniversary. Amitabh also mentioned that it was a "privilege" for him to work with one of the greatest auteurs of twentieth century cinema. The 73-year-old had lent his baritone voice for the narration of Ray's... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Maverick Prince jumps to early Grammy leadEditor's note: Prince, one of the bestselling pop artists of all time, died Apr
Maverick Prince jumps to early Grammy lead
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
Editor's note: Prince, one of the bestselling pop artists of all time, died April 21, 2016, in his recording studio in Chanhassen, Minn., the Associated Press reported. Prince must have relished the drama backstage Tuesday afternoon at the Shrine... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
David Geffen gives $100 million to MoMA but says he's still committed to L.A.A year after he surprised the arts world by giving $100 million to Lincoln Cent
David Geffen gives $100 million to MoMA but says he's still committed to L.A.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
A year after he surprised the arts world by giving $100 million to Lincoln Center, David Geffen is dropping another cool hundred million on a second New York institution, the Museum of Modern Art. Officials at MoMA announced Thursday that the... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Before the SemesterZoey Deutch and Blake Jenner adjust to college life in Everybody Wants Some!!
Before the Semester
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
Zoey Deutch and Blake Jenner adjust to college life in Everybody Wants Some!! Now that Boyhood finally made the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences acknowledge that Richard Linklater exists, the filmmaker is back to his old familiar grounds... Read more
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DW
Pop star Prince dead at 57 |Celebrity news site TMZ on Thursday broke the news that Prince Rogers Nelson, k
Pop star Prince dead at 57 |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
Celebrity news site TMZ on Thursday broke the news that Prince Rogers Nelson, known as the musician and performing artist Prince, died at the age of 57. Yvette Noel-Schure, Prince's publicist, confirmed the artist died at his home on Thursday,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Motion picture academy clarifies new voting rules amid member angerFacing an angry outcry among some of its members, the Academy of Motion Picture
Motion picture academy clarifies new voting rules amid member anger
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
Facing an angry outcry among some of its members, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Board of Governors circulated a letter to its members on Monday aimed at clarifying new membership rules announced in January. Under the new rules,... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Santa Monica's Shirley Temple First Day of Issue StampShirley TemplePosted Apr. 19, 2016, 8:00 amMirror Staff The first-day-of-issue
Santa Monica's Shirley Temple First Day of Issue Stamp
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
Shirley TemplePosted Apr. 19, 2016, 8:00 amMirror Staff The first-day-of-issue ceremony for a stamp depicting legendary 1930s Santa Monica child star Shirley Temple was held Monday at the Geffen Playhouse in Westwood. U.S. Postmaster General Megan... Read more
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Variety
Academy Clarifies New Oscar Voting Restrictions After ControversyIn a letter to its membership Monday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sc
Academy Clarifies New Oscar Voting Restrictions After Controversy
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
In a letter to its membership Monday, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences reached back to some 46-year-old fine print in its own bylaws to help clarify recent controversial voting restrictions. The letter, circulated by the org’s board... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Academy Clarifies Its Rules Determining Members' Voting RightsAdmitting it "failed" in an earlier attempt to devise a formula, the Board of G
Academy Clarifies Its Rules Determining Members' Voting Rights
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
Admitting it "failed" in an earlier attempt to devise a formula, the Board of Governors is explaining to its members how it will decide who is "active" in the business, leaving the final determination up to each of its 17 branches. Admitting that it... Read more
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Variety
BAFTA Los Angeles Working to Tighten Voting Membership15 letter to members, signed by BAFTA Los Angeles chairman Kieran Breen, said t
BAFTA Los Angeles Working to Tighten Voting Membership
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
15 letter to members, signed by BAFTA Los Angeles chairman Kieran Breen, said the organization has a cap on the number of film-voting members, and the org has reached that cap. As a result, some potential new members (and some current ones) are... Read more
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