Latest Ossie Davis News

Celebrity Agent Jailed For Defrauding Stars

28th October 2005

Celebrity booking agent ALAN WALKER has been jailed for five years after defrauding his famous clients, including basketball ace EARVIN 'MAGIC' JOHNSON, actor JAMES EARL JONES and 60 MINUTES host ANDY ROONEY. Walker, president...

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Fans, Family + Friends Remember Ossie

14th February 2005

Movie star and black rights activist OSSIE DAVIS brought Harlem, New York, to a virtual standstill on Saturday (12FEB05) when friends, fans and family joined forces to honour the late star. Davis' actress wife...

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Ossie Davis Honoured At Malcolm X Screening

9th February 2005

SPIKE LEE, DENZEL WASHINGTON and WESLEY SNIPES were among a host of stars who paid special tribute to late actor OSSIE DAVIS in New York City on Monday (07FEB05). The remembrances came at an...

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Elton Keeps Quiet For Bush

6th December 2004

Outspoken singer SIR ELTON JOHN has met US President GEORGE W BUSH at a presidential reception in Washington DC - just weeks after branding the premier "the worst thing that ever happened to America"....

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Beatty And John Honoured In America

6th December 2004

SIR ELTON JOHN and WARREN BEATTY have been honoured for their lifetime contributions to American culture. The legendary entertainers were recipients of the 27th Annual Kennedy Centre Honours at a ceremony presented by President...

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Beatty And Elton Up For Kennedy Center Honours

16th September 2004

Actor WARREN BEATTY and pop star SIR ELTON JOHN will be among six entertainers chosen to receive the annual KENNEDY CENTER HONOURS this year (04). Others on the recipient list include OSSIE DAVIS and...

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Spike Lee Wins Temporary Halt On Spike Tv

13th June 2003

LATEST: Director SPIKE LEE's petition to stop an upcoming station from being named SPIKE TV has been temporarily granted by a New York judge. STATE SUPREME COURT Justice WALTER TOLUB ordered Lee to post...

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Spike Lee Sues Over Namesake Channel

4th June 2003

Hollywood auteur SPIKE LEE is suing an American media company over plans to name a cable channel SPIKE TV. The MALCOLM X movie maker claims viewers would associate the channel with him, and has...

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