Tag Archives: Alfre Woodard

Oscars®: Get to know a Best Picture nominee: “12 Years a Slave”

12 Years a Slave Directed by: Steve McQueen Written by: John Ridley Main cast members: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Lupita Nyong’o, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Sarah Paulson, Brad Pitt, Paul Giamatti, Scoot McNairy, and Alfre Woodard Number of Oscar nominations in total: Nine Other nominations besides Best Picture: Best Director (McQueen), Best Actor[...]

Actors for Actors and the SAG Awards winners are…

The 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards is taking place at the Shrine Exposition Center in Los Angeles, California. And the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards winners are…: MOTION PICTURE Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Silver Linings Playbook Lincoln Les Miserables * WINNER – Argo The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Outstanding[...]

Screen Actors Guild Awards is Star Central!

Jude Law was named as a presenter at the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® Executive Producer Jeff Margolis announced today. He joins and completes the roster of actors who will honor their colleagues at the SAG Awards including Ben Affleck, Alan Arkin, Alec Baldwin, Rose Byrne, Jessica Chastain, Bradley[...]

FilmAid International will host an Oscar® Night event at the ’21’ Club in New York City

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and humanitarian aid organization FilmAid International will host an Oscar® Night event at the ’21’ Club in New York City in celebration of the 84th Academy Awards® on Oscar Sunday, February 26. Since 1990, the Academy has hosted a New[...]

“Steel Magnolias” will be remade on Lifetime with all black cast

HollywoodNews.com: Let’s face it, the cast for the movie version of Steel Magnolias was perfect: Sally Field as M’Lynn and Julia Roberts as her daughter Chelsea. There was also Dolly Parton as Truvvy, owner of the local hair salon where all the ladies gather and Darryl Hannah as Annelle, the[...]

HBO Makes a Record for Primetime Emmy® Awards Nominations

HollywoodNews.com: HBO® has received the most nominations for the upcoming edition of the Primetime Emmy® awards for the eleventh year in a row. The nominees for the 63rd edition of the awards were announced today from Los Angeles. The HBO original Miniseries, “Mildred Pierce” leads all nominees with 21 nods. The[...]

‘Memphis Beat’ continues marching on for a second season

HollywoodNews.com: TNT is ordering a second helping of its hit series “Memphis Beat,” starring Jason Lee (“My Name Is Earl”) and Alfre Woodard (“Three Rivers”). TNT has ordered 10 episodes for the second season of the series, which also stars DJ Qualls (“Hustle & Flow”). The show is[...]

Who are the new people in ‘True Blood’s’ neighborhood?

Hollywoodnews.com: There’s a slew of fresh faces in season 3 of “True Blood.” So as not to get lost, here’s a rundown, courtesy of IO9.com. WEREWOLVES Alcide Heveraux (Joe Manganiello). He’s been the most talked about werewolf character leading up to season 3. Who is Manganiello? He’s[...]