This July, amidst a bevy of anticipated new releases, Cinema Asian America also shines a spotlight on Korean American films and offers a showcase of recent films which capture the stories – and talents – of this community, from classic films starring Sandra Oh and Margaret Cho to award-winning, personal documentaries.
By CHRIS TALBOTT NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Keith Urban’s to-do list goes something like this: Provide the voice of reason on “American Idol,” choose and record songs for a new album, plan a tour of outdoor venues and arenas that starts this summer, coordinate and learn songs for an upcoming fundraiser concert, fly back and […]
They say it’s an honor to be nominated….not that anyone really believes that but yes, actors up for Academy Awards always do say that. Still, for each category, only one person can go home a winner.
Matt Damon had his revenge. The butt of a long-running joke on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” the actor opened Thursday night’s show as a kidnapper who tied Kimmel to a chair with duct tape and gagged him with his own tie.
NEW YORK (AP) — “American Idol” season 12 tapings are just getting under way and Keith Urban has already become more than just a judge: he’s also the pacifier on the newly-minted panel. “We’re all passionate people and we’re learning a new dance and we’re all a work in progress,” said Urban Wednesday at the […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — HBO’s “Hemingway & Gellhorn” is a vibrantly smart, sensual biopic due to its game stars, Clive Owen and Nicole Kidman, and in larger portion to filmmaker Philip Kaufman. Kaufman, the big-screen master behind “The Unbearable Lightness of Being” and “The Right Stuff,” is making his TV debut (9 p.m./8c Monday, May […]
The Golden Globes have Nicole Kidman, the SAG Awards booked Natalie Portman, and the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards one-upped them all by announcing that Bob Dylan will perform as part of a special tribute to Martin Scorsese.
NEW YORK — More than three dozen celebrities, including Nicole Kidman and Robin Williams, athlete Carmelo Anthony and Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor (SOHN’-ya soh-toh-my-YOR’) , are set to appear on the new season of “Sesame Street.” “Sesame Street” begins its 42nd season on PBS on Sept. 26. PBS said Monday the focus of the […]
By ALICIA RANCILIO, Associated Pres NEW YORK – As the final original “Oprah Winfrey Show” airs Wednesday, celebrities talk about the talk show host. ___ “I’ve got to say, I bow before cultural icons like Oprah, who take things that can be as minor and goofy as an hour worth of TV and turn it […]
Oprah Winfrey is lining up some big names for her trip Down Under. The daytime queen has announced the guests who will appear on the special episodes of “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” filming this week in Australia. The usual Aussie suspects are all aboard the Oprah Train: Russell Crowe, Hugh Jackman, Nicole Kidman and Keith […]