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  • Tina Fey outs herself as an awards nut like us on '30 Rock'

     
    Don't miss last week's episode of "30 Rock" titled "Dealbreakers Talk Show #0001" (still posted at the show's website here and Hulu here) in which this show's creator-producer-star-writer Tina Fey shares the height (depth?) of her awards mania. She...
  • 'Alice in Wonderland,' a curious Hollywood history

     
    "ALICE IN WONDERLAND": 27 DAYS Are you ready for a trip down the rabbit hole? Tim Burton, Johnny Depp and Disney are adding a strange new chapter to the Lewis Carroll classic with "Alice in Wonderland," a film that presents......
  • Oscars have always welcomed the world

     
    This year's Oscars numbered only one foreign-born winner -- Austria's Christoph Waltz ("Inglorious Basterds") -- among the four acting champs. However, that does not mean the Oscars are guilty of any homegrown bias. After all, six of the 20 acting...
  • Quiz: Which Oscar-winning role was not gay?

     
    Last year Sean Penn ("Milk") became the sixth actor to reap an Oscar for a gay role. The other five are cited below. Which role does not belong on this list? To see the answer, click on the "Continue Reading" link below. a.) William Hurt, "Kiss of the...
  • So many 'Alice in Wonderlands,' not enough time ... but now they're on DVD

     
    As "Avatar" seems to have brought 3-D out of the woodwork, so too has "Alice in Wonderland" caused the many filmed versions of Lewis Carroll's adventurous novel to resurface. DVD specialist Dennis Lim wrote a Sunday Calendar story summarizing some......
  • Gold Derby nuggets: Bret Michaels to 'American Idol'? | Charlie Sheen to jail? | Green Day to Tony Awards

     
    • Bret Michaels appeared on the finale of "American Idol" last week and says he is in the running to replace Simon Cowell as a judge next season. The curmudgeonly Cowell even endorsed the idea that Michaels, who has battled back from a series of...
  • Sir Patrick's day: Capt. Picard gets promoted by Queen

     
    Patrick Stewart has many accolades as a stage actor, but for fanboys he will forever be "Star Trek's" Capt. Jean-Luc Picard and "X-Men's" Professor Charles Xavier. On Wednesday he was given a truly royal honor as Queen Elizabeth II knighted......
  • This weekend: World Cup final; ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ rolls again; ‘Haven,’ ‘The Glades’ debut

     
    The weekend's biggest program is the World Cup final between the Netherlands and Spain. ABC and Univision offer coverage from South Africa at 2:30 p.m. ET Sunday. The third-place game between Germany and Uruguay starts at 2:30 p.m. ET Saturday. But...
  • Heath Ledger's family plans to take his Oscar

    Thursday, when Heath Ledger's family landed at LAX airport to begin their march to the podium to pick up his inevitable supporting-actor Oscar for "The Dark Knight" this Sunday, a reporter asked Ledger's dad if Heath's daughter Matilda will get the...
  • Russell Brand Wants to be 'Arthur'

    The year of the '80s remake continues. The Hollywood Reporter claims British comedian Russell Brand, most recently seen as a sex-obsessed rock star in "Forgetting Sarah Marshall," is developing a remake of the 1981 film "Arthur" for Warner Bros. That...
  • Suddenly Last Summer

    As a starstruck 14-year-old living in Far Rockaway, Long Island, I began an obsession with Elizabeth Taylor. I cut out every picture of her (I still have the file all these years later) from every magazine and newspaper listed in the Readers’ Guide to...
  • "Arthur" Remake Being Shot in Manhattan

    "Arthur" Remake Being Shot in Manhattan
    Hollywood came to Manhattan's East Side on Sunday. Some scenes for the Warner Bros. re-make of the 1981 film "Arthur" were shot in The News Building on 42nd Street. The movie will star Russell Brand, Helen Mirren, Jennifer Garner, Greta Gerwig, and Nick...