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James Franco reveals plans to direct William Faulkner adaptation

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Even more James Franco news in what has been a very busy day for the immensely talented actor. This morning, Franco – who already is co-hosting this year’s Oscar telecast – learned that he’ll also be a Best Actor nominee at next month’s ceremony. This afternoon,[...]

James Franco reportedly plans on taking a dip in directing

HollywoodNews.com: James Franco has been trying out a number of different interests recently and now he seems ready to take on the challenge of directing. Franco reportedly plans on directing two films in the near future, according to Showbiz411.com. He will allegedly take on the challenge of directing William Faulkner’s[...]

Academy to honor Alex North with a screening of ‘The Misfits’

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will celebrate the career of Alex North (1910–1991), the 15-time Oscar®-nominated composer, with a centennial salute featuring a screening of “The Misfits” (1961) on Friday, September 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The event[...]