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Tom Hanks gets standing ovation for Nora Ephron’s “Lucky Guy”

Tom Hanks got a wildly enthusiastic standing ovation last night as he made his Broadway debut with Nora Ephron’s “Lucky Guy.” The response was not just from friends and fans because they like Hanks, but because his portrayal of Mike McAlary is such a moving, funny, and lovely experience. This[...]

Hollywood lost a significant voice – Nora Ephron

Hollywoodnews.com: Hollywood lost a significant voice. Screenwriter/director Nora Ephron, a three-time Oscar nominee, lost her battle with leukemia. She was 71. A prolific writer, Ephron’s first credits stretched back to the 1973 television series “Adam’s Rib.” Ten years after, she struck it big on the silver screen when she collaborated with[...]

Nora Ephron passed away at 71 years old

HollywoodNews.com: Hollywood screenwriting legend Nora Ephron passed away yesterday at the age of 71 years old. It is reported that at the time she was suffering from acute myeloid leukemia which got worse when she got pneumonia, states TMZ. Ephron famously penned ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ and ‘When Harry Met Sally’ along[...]

Jane Lynch recalls how she got cast for ‘Julie & Julia’

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: When director Nora Ephron was looking for an actress to play the sister of Julia Child (Meryl Streep) in her film “Julie & Julia,” she immediately thought of Jane Lynch. Was it her great comic timing? Her stunning acting resume? Not really. Jane recalled how it all went down during[...]

WGAE Foundation to Auction Julia Cookbook signed by Streep, Ephron

BY STAFF Attention movie buffs, foodies, and book collectors! The Writer’s Guild of America, East (WGAE) Foundation is auctioning a copy of Julia and Jacques: Cooking at Home autographed by Julia Child, Nora Ephron and Meryl Streep. The book, which is from Tom Fontana’s personal collection, is on auction on eBay[...]