Tag Archives: Gods and Monsters

Oscars: Will Natalie Portman Lose Oscar?

By Paul Sheehan at GoldDerby.com HollywoodNews.com: As the saying goes, “Win on Saturday, lose on Sunday.” This axiom refers to the less-than-impressive track record of Indie Spirit winners repeating at the Academy Awards. Of the 48 Indie Spirit acting champs to contend the following day at the Oscars, only 10[...]

Sir Ian McKellen on the prominence of anti-gay bullying

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Nice to see Sir Ian McKellen continuing to work to educate people about homophobic bullying in schools. The ‘Lord of the Rings,’ ‘X-Men’ and ‘Gods and Monsters’ star visited a Harrogate’s Rossett School in the UK in an event organized by Stonewall’s Education Champions Program which helps schools[...]

Ian McKellen on being gay and happy with it in Hollywood

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Ian McKellan was 49 when he came out publicly as a gay man and has since enjoyed the most successful phase of his acting career. He’s been a part of two huge blockbuster franchises: ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘X-Men,’ earned two Academy Award nominations (for ‘Gods[...]

Lynn Redgrave, 67, passes away

By Sean O’Connell Hollywood lost an icon as actress Lynn Redgrave passed away. She was 67. Redgrave’s death was announced by her children, according to CNN. Daughter of actor Michael Redgrave, sister of Vanessa Redgrave and aunt of Joely Richardson and the late Natasha Richardson, Redgrave was noted for her roles in[...]

“Breaking Dawn” Director Bill Condon writes to fans on Facebook

By Kim Palacios This afternoon, the recently-announced director of “Breaking Dawn”, Bill Condon, posted a letter on the official Twilight Facebook page in a move that seemed geared toward gaining favor with fans. In recent weeks “Team Summit” (as the studio is called by Condon himself during he course of[...]

“Twilight” News Roundup

By Tracy Rosenfield Wednesday was a crazy day for “Twilight” fans, cast and crew. I’ve rounded up the major news and put it below so you don’t have to miss a thing! Can you keep up?!? Summit Entertainment Announces Bill Condon as Director of “Breaking Dawn” At around 12:00PM CST on[...]