May 28, 2017

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Jodie Foster to Receive Cecil B. Demille Award from HFPA

HollywoodNews.com: Two-time Academy Award winner Jodie Foster will be honored by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association with their prestigious Cecil B. Demille Award.  Announced today by Simon Baker and Kristen Stewart,  Foster is the first woman to be awarded with the organization’s highest honor since Barbara Streisand in 2000.  Not only is she being[...]

Could Steven Spielberg bring Moses’s life story to the silver screen?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Steven Spielberg rarely shies away from biopics built around dominant personalities in history. His next announced picture currently in production, in fact, is his long-gestating Abraham Lincoln story with Daniel Day-Lewis as our nation’s 16th president. But would Spielberg be interested in going Biblical shortly after “Lincoln”[...]

Mark Romanek to lead 37th Telluride Film Festival

HollywoodNews.com: The 37th Annual Telluride Film Festival has just unveiled this year’s lineup that includes more than a handful of documentaries and will salute Claudia Cardinale for a tribute that will include a screening of “The Girl with the Suitcase.” Mark Romanek will show “Never Let Me Go” and there is[...]

Coppola and Godard to Receive Academy’s Governors Awards

HollywoodNews.com: The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted last night to present the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award to producer-director Francis Ford Coppola and Honorary Awards to historian and preservationist Kevin Brownlow, director Jean-Luc Godard and actor Eli Wallach. All four awards will[...]

Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio to present

Martin Scorsese will be presented the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 67th annual Golden Globes ceremony by Robert DeNiro and Leonardo DiCaprio. The DeMille Award is presented to people in the industry who are outstanding contributors to entertainment. Past winners have included Steven Spielberg, Warren Beatty, Anthony Hopkins, and Michael[...]