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Michelle Williams On Oscar Nomination, "It Slipped My Mind"

The Michelle Williams of old might've been pensively flicking through the TV channels, going over websites and waiting for the phone to ring to find out if she was among the nominees for the Academy...

Spike Lee Cohort Slams White-dominated Studios

Days after Spike Lee's obscenity-laced tirade against Hollywood studio executives at the Sundance Film Festival ("They know nothing about black people. Nothing!"), his co-producer and co-writer of Red Hook Summer has accused those same executives...

Glenn Close On Her Oscar Chances For 'Albert Nobbs'

Actress Glenn Close has spoken of being nominated for Best Actress at this year's Academy Awards, but wouldn't be drawn into speculating whether her turn in Albert Nobbs could rival Meryl Streep's 'Margaret Thatcher'.Close -...

Viola Davis Ready To Whoop Meryl Steep At Oscars?

Viola Davis appears to be in a fighting mood ahead of her upcoming battle with Meryl Streep at the Oscars in February 2012. Streep is tipped to take home the prize for Best Actress for...

Meryl Streep 'Honoured' At Oscar Nomination

Meryl Streep is "honoured" to be up for Best Actress at this year's Academy Awards. The two-time Oscar-winning actress - who has now been nominated for 17 Academy Awards - is "touched deeply" after being...

And The Nominees Are ...

Several critics described Martin Scorsese's Hugo as his valentine to the movie business. This morning the movie business sent Scorsese one in return in the form of 11 Oscar nominations, the most for any film...

Meryl Streep Vs Michelle Williams For Best Actress Oscar

Meryl Streep has, as expected, found herself among the nominations for the Best Actress Award at the biggest ceremony of them all, the 84th Academy Awards, as the nominations were announced today. Streep played the...

Tilda Swinton Could Scoop First Leading Actress Award

Tilda Swinton could be set for glory at the forthcoming Bafta Awards after she was nominated for her role in the film 'We Need To Talk About Kevin'. In dual success for the film, its...

Meryl Streep 'Thrilled' At Bafta Nomination

Meryl Streep is "thrilled" to have been nominated for a BAFTA. The Hollywood actress has been given a nod for the Leading Actress award for her performance as former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in...

Meryl Streep Forgets Glasses, Swears Onstage At Golden Globes

The Golden Globes winner Meryl Streep has explained what it was that caused her to swear onstage when she got up to make her acceptance speech. According to Access Hollywood, she spoke to their reporter...

Silence Is Golden For 'The Artist' At Critics' Choice Awards

Silent flick The Artist has triumphed at this year's Critics' Choice Awards, taking home four prizes at the prestigious event including the big one - Best Picture. It was also recognised for Best Score and...

Critics' Choice Awards: George Clooney, Viola Davis Trample The Competition

The 17th Annual Critics Choice Movie Awards on Thursday (January 12, 2012) was an intriguing precursor to the highly anticipated Golden Globes, now just three days away. It was silent-film The Artist which scooped the...

Rooney Mara Becomes The Hottest Heroine In Hollywood

Rooney Mara is the undoubted star of David Fincher's remake of 'The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo', so much so, that she had seen her odds of winning Best Actress at the 2012 Academy Awards...

The Artist Leads Golden Globes Nominations

Who would ever have thought that a silent movie, in black and white, with no major stars and an unknown director would wind up with the most Golden Globes nominations this year? Well, the Hollywood...

Screen Actors Guild Unveils Nominees

The Screen Actors Guild has announced its nominees for its 18th annual awards contest, with The Help, Bridesmaids, Midnight in Paris, The Descendants and The Artist receiving nods in the outstanding cast performance category --...

George Clooney Heads Surprise Sag Nominations

George Clooney is the big favorite to land Best Actor at the Screen Actors Guild Awards after receiving a nomination for his role in indie-drama The Descendants. One of the major awards events in Hollywood...

Meryl Streep, Oscar Favorite, Says Awards Still Matter

Despite being nominated 16 times previously, Meryl Streep says the Oscars still matter and is clearly looking forward to the 2012 ceremony during which she'll almost certainly be nominated. The actress, 62, is gaining plaudits...

Viola Davis Helps Rescue Hometown Library

Actress Viola Davis helped rescue her hometown library on Monday (21Nov11) by providing a donation to keep the place afloat.The Help star, who grew up in the cash-strapped town of Central Falls, Rhode Island, wrote...

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Eagles Of Death Metal Intend To Return To Paris To Reopen Bataclan Venue

Eagles Of Death Metal Intend To Return To Paris To Reopen Bataclan Venue

The Californian rockers were defiant in their intention to play the venue once again.

Morgan Freeman's 'Momentum' Runs Out At Box Office, Taking Just £46

Morgan Freeman's 'Momentum' Runs Out At Box Office, Taking Just £46

Some films perform below expectations when it comes to the box offices; some movies flop...

Why Is Daniel Radcliffe Jealous Of Eddie Redmayne?

Why Is Daniel Radcliffe Jealous Of Eddie Redmayne?

Daniel Radcliffe may have left his hugely famous role as Harry Potter behind a long time ago...

Teenage Mutants & Laura Welsh - Falling for You Video

Teenage Mutants & Laura Welsh - Falling for You Video

Falling For You is the new single from German house producer Teenage Mutants, the track features vocals from Brit Laura Welsh.

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