The man who was the subject of the movie that won Best Picture at the 2002 Academy Awards has been killed, along with his wife, in a car crash. NJ.com reports that mathematician John Nash, 86, who inspired the movie...
Keira Knightley has given birth! The 30-year-old Academy Award nominated actress and her husband James Righton recently welcomed a newborn baby, sources tell E! News. There is still no official word of the name, sex, or birth date of the baby – so stay tuned! James and Keira married in May of 2013 in France [...]
Often hailed as “the scariest movie of all time,” the 1973 10-time Academy Award nominated film The Exorcist, which ended up winning two awards, is also perhaps one of the most famous and definitely one of the highest grossing horror titles. The film grossed over $440 million worldwide, which if adjusted for inflation would amount […]
As of Monday (May 25), it has been exactly 10 years since Carrie Underwood was crowned the winner of "American Idol" Season 4. Since then, she's taken the country music world by storm, earning 11 Academy of Country Music Awards, seven Grammys, an induction into the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville and countless other honors. Show More Summary
John Williams, the highly-revered music composer, has garnered 5 Academy Awards and 49 nominations for his large span of works including that of the "Harry Potter" and "Star Wars" franchises. The 83-year-old was commissioned to score the upcoming seventh episode of the epic space adventure series, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."
Marty Pasetta, a veteran director of live TV extravaganzas, including 17 Academy Awards shows and inaugural galas for Presidents Carter and Reagan, has died. He was 82.
Actor Neil Patrick Harris has hosted the Tony Awards, the prime-time Emmy Awards and the Academy Awards.
In 1975 George Lucas formed Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) to create the special effects for his space opera Star Wars. Since that time, ILM has contributed to over 300 films in the process earning 15 Academy Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Visual Effects and 28 Scientific and Technical Achievement from the Academy. YouTube link The Presurfer
Marty Pasetta, best known as director of Academy Awards telecasts for most of the 1970s and ’80s, has died. Pasetta died after he was struck by a car he had just exited Thursday night in La Quinta, CA. He was 82. The driver of the car...Show More Summary
To date, all of screenwriter Craig Borten's work has been on dramas that were based on true stories. Since receiving an Academy Award nomination for his first produced screenplay DALLAS BUYERS CLUB, Borten has co-written THE 33, which...Show More Summary
The Academy Award winner will produce and star in the upcoming live-action comedy The post Disney’s Tink Sets Reese Witherspoon as Tinker Bell appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
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Last night at the 87th Academy Awards, Eddie Redmayne won the Oscar for best actor for his portrayal of theoretical physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture, "Zero Dark Thirty" was critically acclaimed as a brilliant look at the cost of a long, but ultimately successful, hunt for Osama bin Laden. But a new documentary exposes the film as little more than CIA propaganda, selling the public on an illegal torture policy.
Tomorrowland begins when Academy Award winner George Clooney enters the story perhaps twenty minutes in. Gorgeous George bursts on the screen and makes it all happen with his quirky, thoughtful, quizzical caring reactions. His ability to listen and his cockamamy facial expressions say more than the dialogue. Show More Summary
The Academy Award winner channels his "Dreamgirls" co-star and the Rolling Stones frontman in a "Wheel of Musical Impressions" segment.
Jane Fonda is in firm possession of everything a woman could desire. The 77-year-old actress has two Academy Awards, scores of other trophies, one of the great acting careers in cinema history, beauty, wealth, two talented well-adjusted children, sex appeal, a taut body women half her age would envy and she looks stunning on the cover […]
The Academy Award winner is reteaming with his The Last Samurai star The post Paramount Targets Edward Zwick for Jack Reacher 2 Director’s Chair appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Academy Award winner Susan Sarandon plays Marilyn Monroe's mentally ill mother in the Lifetime miniseries "The Secret Life Of Marilyn Monroe."
Just yesterday we told you that Image/RJL Entertainment had acquired U.S. rights to the thriller, Return to Sender, which features an all-star ensemble cast including Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl), Academy Award nominee Nick Nolte (Warrior, The Prince of Tides), Shiloh Fernandez (Evil Dead), Camryn Manheim (“The Practice”) and Rumer Willis (Sorority Row, […]