Tag Archives: The Grifters

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[...]

Oscars: Could Natalie Portman still lose the Best Actress race at the Oscars to Annette Bening?

By Paul Sheehan HollywoodNews.com: While Natalie Portman has awards history on her side, could the “Black Swan” star still lose the Best Actress race at the Oscars to Annette Bening? Portman prevailed in the two major contests that pitted them against each other — the BFCA and SAG — while both[...]

Annette Bening to Present at 83rd Academy Awards®

HollywoodNews.com: Academy Award®-nominated actress Annette Bening will be a presenter at the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony, telecast producers Bruce Cohen and Don Mischer announced today. Bening, who is an Academy governor, recently received her fourth Oscar® nomination, for her leading role in “The Kids Are All Right.” She received[...]

Annette Bening at the Hollywood Awards Gala

HollywoodNews.com: Annette Bening has received three Academy Award nominations for her roles in “Being Julia,” “American Beauty,” and “The Grifters.” She can be seen recently in Lisa Cholodenko’s “The Kids Are All Right,” which also stars Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, and Mia Wasikowska, and Rodrigo Garcia’s “Mother and Child.” Bening’s other[...]