‘Precious’ Star Gabourey Sidibe To Host ‘Saturday Night Live’

The gigs keep coming for the Academy Award-nominated Gabourey Sidibe. Next up for the star of ‘Precious’: hosting NBC’s ‘Saturday Night Live.’ Though NBC isn’t confirming, Sidibe is expected to take the stage before this season wraps, E! Online reports. On Demand: ‘Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ By Sapphire’ With ’30 Rocker’er Tina Fey […]

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Top 10 Movies On Demand From Comcast

It’s the weekend, and you’re going to think about watching a movie. What’s hot? What are other people watching? Most people are continuing their fascination with Edward and Bella with ‘The Twilight Saga: New Moon” (Comcast’s version includes exclusive behind-the-scenes footage). There are also quite a few Jaime Foxx-Gerard Butler fans. Anyway, there are plenty […]

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On Demand Today: Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ By Sapphire

Premiering today on Comcast On Demand is the Academy Award-winning film Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ By Sapphire, scripted by Best Adapted Screenplay winner Geoffrey Fletcher, and directed by Best Director nominee Lee Daniels. Best Actress nominee Gabourey Sidibe stars as the title character, a 16-year-old girl living under absolutely hellish circumstances – trapped […]

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Kathy Ireland: I Wasn’t on ‘Meds’ at the Oscars

Kathy Ireland (who appeared on Season 9 of ‘Dancing with the Stars‘) is firing back at critics who are slamming her appearance on ABC’s pre-Oscar special. At times, the swimsuit model, 46, appeared stiff and awkward as she interviewed celebs like Zac Efron and ‘Precious’ Gabourey Sidibe. “No One Reads a Teleprompter Like Kathy,” screamed a […]

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Oscar Winners On Demand Now: The Hurt Locker & More

As we bask in the post-Oscar glow of The Hurt Locker winning its bounty of Academy Awards and shutting out the overblown Avatar in most of its categories, perhaps now you’re interested in actually seeing the films that won these trophies. Fortunately, you can check out that Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best […]

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Mo’Nique is 5th Black Woman to Win Acting Oscar

By RYAN NAKASHIMA Associated Press Writer LOS ANGELES — Mo’Nique became the fifth black woman to win an acting Oscar on Sunday night, 70 years after Hattie McDaniel became the first to do so for ‘Gone with the Wind.’ The 42-year-old standup comedienne portrayed an abusive mother in ‘Precious: Based on the Novel ‘Push’ by […]

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