As Tinsel Town gets ready for its biggest night of the year, Academy Award nominees and presenters joined some of the most well-known film stars in the world for the eighth annual “Night Before” party to benefit the Motion Picture & Television Fund (MPTF). Money raised supports the extensive programs and services MPTF provides to ….
Variety reports that after 25 years, Oprah Winfrey’s iconic show will end its run on September 9, 2011. Winfrey apparently broke the news to her staff at Chicago-based Harpo Productions earlier today. She’ll officially announce the end of the show tomorrow. No word on whether Winfrey will launch a new show on OWN, her new ….
Variety has reported that Johnny Depp will reprise his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in a fourth Pirates of the Caribbean movie, and is preparing to play Tonto in a new adaptation of The Lone Ranger. Both films will be produced by genre-auteur Jerry Bruckheimer, who also announced that and Nicolas Cage are working on ….
Directed by and starring Oscar winner Denzel Washington, and produced by Oprah Winfrey, The Great Debaters is based on the true story of professor Melvin B. Tolson, who taught at African-American Wiley College in Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school’s first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the ….
In the animated film Bee Movie, Jerry Seinfeld voices the character of Barry B. Benson, a bee destined for bigger things in life than being stuck working in the hive. Barry longs to be one of the cool “Pollen Jocks” because they get to fly out into the world, stopping only to smell the flowers, so to ….
Gary Winick (13 Going on 30, Tadpole) directs an all-star cast in the holiday film, Charlotte’s Web. This live action version brings to life the E.B. White childrens’ favorite in a big way. It stars Dakota Fanning as Fern, along with the voice talents of Oprah Winfrey, Steve Buscemi, Kathy Bates, John Cleese, Thomas Haden Church, Robert Redford, Cedric the Entertainer, Jane Sibbett, ….