Oscars, Jones to Honor Vanessa Redgrave in London

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, […]

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On Demand Today: ‘Just Wright,’ ‘Letters to Juliet,’ ‘Casino Jack’ & More

Comcast On Demand today premieres a trio of movies whose theatrical release dates were also on the same day, oddly enough. Amanda Seyfried’s Letters to Juliet, Queen Latifah’s Just Wright and Q’Orianka Kilcher’s Princess Ka’iulani. Also, if you’d like to learn more about how the U.S. economy sank so low, you can investigate the Jack […]

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Actress Lynn Redgrave Has Died at Age 67

(AP) By MICHAEL KUCHWARA and HILLEL ITALIE NEW YORK – Lynn Redgrave, an introspective and independent player in her family’s acting dynasty who became a 1960s sensation as the freethinking title character of “Georgy Girl” and later dramatized her troubled past in such one-woman stage performances “Shakespeare for My Father” and “Nightingale,” has died. She […]

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Natasha Richardson – 1963-2009

Natasha Richardson, star of both the stage and screen, died yesterday at the far too young age of 45, with her husband Liam Neeson, her sons Michael and Daniel and her family gathered around her to bid their farewells at Lenox Hospital in New York. Tonight, Broadway’s lights will be dimmed in her memory. Richardson […]

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