Here’s a list of the Top 10 Streampix picks for Black History month, including a pair of classic Spike Lee joints, along with vehicles for superstar stand-up comics-turned-actors Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby and Chris Rock.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – James Earl Jones is back to intoning “This is CNN” for the cable news channel after a long absence. The Oscar-nominee and voice of Darth Vader was a mainstay of the network for years, but his voice hasn’t been used between commercial interruptions for awhile. It will once again be a […]
By Kimberly Potts Ohhh, Rob! Multiple Emmy winner, and Oscar nominee, Mary Tyler Moore is the recipient of the Screen Actors Guild’s Life Achievement Award, and her former TV husband, “The Dick Van Dyke Show” star Dick Van Dyke, will present her with the award during the SAG Awards telecast on Jan. 29. The “Mary […]
By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — After a tumultuous week that saw the departure and replacement of the Oscar show’s host and producer, the film academy enjoyed a night of good vibes Saturday at its third annual Governors Awards. You might even say the force was with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. […]
By SANDY COHEN LOS ANGELES — Oprah Winfrey says she understands why some balked when the film academy announced it would give her an honorary Oscar for her humanitarian contributions. The 57-year-old media mogul will receive the prestigious Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award on Saturday at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ third annual […]
By SANDY COHEN BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Vanessa Redgrave will be honored at the film academy’s first European tribute to an actor. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences says it will honor Redgrave Sunday in London, where she is starring with James Earl Jones in the stage production of “Driving Miss Daisy.” Jones, […]