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  • 'Forrest Gump' Takes Best Picture Honors in ABC News Poll

    ABC News Digital announced "Forrest Gump" as the winner of its interactive bracket challenge that it dubbed "The Best Oscar Movie from the Past 64 Years." As part of ABC's company-wide effort to promote the March 2 Oscarcast, ABC News invited users to...
  • Oscar Picks: Variety Critics Vote for Their Favorites

    PETER DEBRUGE Peter Debruge @askdebruge BEST PICTURE: "12 Years a Slave." What an incredible lineup! Apart from "American Hustle" (a blatant knockoff of Scorsese's superior, Oscar-unrewarded "Goodfellas") and Scorsese's own equally unwieldy "The Wolf...
  • Barkhad Abdi, pirate leader in 'Captain Phillips,' treasures his nomination

     Barkhad Abdi, pirate leader in 'Captain Phillips,' treasures his nomination
    Hollywood loves a Cinderella story, and few have ever fit that shoe better than Barkhad Abdi. The actor, who played Somali pirate leader Muse in the Paul Greengrass film "Captain Phillips" to great acclaim, was born in Mogadishu. He recalls an idyllic...
  • Avi Nir To Give Keynote at MIPTV Media Mastermind Series

    Avi Nir, CEO of Keshet Media Group, will be giving a keynote address as part of MIPTV's Media Mastermind Keynote Series. Nir speaks primarily as a broadcaster and cultural leader, and also serves as an executive producer on Showtime's "Homeland," for...
  • Sarita Choudhury, Omar Elba Join Tom Hanks in 'Hologram for the King'

    "Homeland" actress Sarita Choudhury and Omar Elba ("Intelligence") have joined Tom Hanks in the comedic drama "A Hologram for the King." Shooting started in Morocco on Thursday with Tom Tykwer ("Cloud Atlas") directing from his adaptation of the Dave...
  • Pacific Palisades readies for the Rick Caruso touch

    Pacific Palisades readies for the Rick Caruso touch
    Just hours before hoisting his Oscar for best picture for "Argo" in February 2013, actor-director Ben Affleck cheered on his daughter Violet as she won the Pacific Palisades spelling bee. Geena Davis lunches at Matthew's Garden Cafe, and Dustin...
  • Local Hero: Veteran Reuters Photographer Ending His Longtime Red-Carpet Ride

    OVERVIEW: Reuters senior staff photographer Fred Prouser is signing off at age 62, having covered some 3,000 galas and premieres in his 20-plus years on the job. He's been a fixture on the red carpet and a recognizable face to the stars. Prouser just...
  • 'Homeland' Makes Nazanin Boniadi a Series Regular

    Showtime and Fox 21 have announced that actress Nazanin Boniadi has been elevated to series regular for the upcoming season of the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning drama series "Homeland." Boniadi, who guest-starred in season three, plays strong-willed...
  • 'Saving Mr. Banks'

    'Saving Mr. Banks'
    "Mary Poppins" is a screen classic, but Walt Disney’s dealings with novelist P.L. Travers in getting the movie rights to the story weren’t nearly as genial. This enjoyable behind-the-scenes story draws fine performances from Tom Hanks as...
  • Raymond Wagner, TV Producer, Exec, Dies at 85

    Raymond Wagner, a producer of films including "Petulia" and, later, "Turner and Hooch" and formerly a top executive at Universal Studios and MGM, died of natural causes March 12 in Westwood, Calif. He was 85. Wagner oversaw TV pilots for Universal during...
  • World of SEALs revealed in photo exhibit

    World of SEALs revealed in photo exhibit
    Many years ago, when she was relatively new to the world of photography — to the world, actually, since she was only 7 years old — Stephanie Freid-Perenchio went on a family vacation to Yosemite National Park and, oh, let's let her tell the...
  • Quentin Tarantino's Gawker lawsuit dismissed, but case not dead

    Quentin Tarantino's Gawker lawsuit dismissed, but case not dead
    A federal judge has tossed out Quentin Tarantino's copyright infringement lawsuit against Gawker Media for linking to his leaked, unproduced script for "The Hateful Eight," but the legal battle may be far from over. U.S. District Court Judge John F....