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11 hrs ago | Indian Television

Frances McDormand honoured in Venice

MUMBAI: Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand has been honoured with the visionary talent award at the Venice Film Festival, ahead of the premier of her new HBO mini-series, Olive Kitteridge which she called the culmination of her life's work.


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Fri Aug 29, 2014


Man arrested after Philip Seymour Hoffman death avoids jail time

Prosecutors on Thursday dropped a drug possession with intent to sell charge against a musician who was arrested earlier this year in connection with the heroin overdose death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman .


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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Billy Crudup Joining Catholic Church Sex Scandal Drama 'Spotlight'

Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber and Stanley Tucci are all already on board the film , and now THR has word that Almost Famous star Billy Crudup is taking a role in the film as Eric MacLeish, a high-powered member of the Boston legal establishment.


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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Daily Mail

Kate Hudson is doused with multiple buckets of water for ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Largest earthquake in 25 YEARS rocks California: State of emergency declared after 6.0 earthquake rocks San Francisco Bay injuring 89, damaging buildings and cutting off power to thousands The descent of 'Jihadi John': Shocking photos show transformation of London rapper to prime suspect in brutal beheading of American journalist James Foley ... (more)


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Sat Aug 23, 2014


Essential Movies: Almost Famous

Growing up in the 1970s, music was an important part of my life. My friends and I went to concerts dozens of times each year.


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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Newtown Bee

Multi-Faceted Kozelek To Play Special Solo Show At ETH, September 20

Mark Kozelek will be the headliner for the next Live at Edmond Town Hall concert, scheduled for September 20 at 45 Main Street.


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Thu Aug 21, 2014

In his own words, Philip Seymour Hoffman on 'A Most Wanted Man'

Watch a clip from the film 'A Most Wanted Man,' starring Grigoriy Dobrygin, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Homayoun Ershadi, and Rachel McAdams.


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Tue Aug 19, 2014


Billy Crudup, Ezra Miller, Michael Angarano to Star in 'Stanford Prison Experiment'

Kyle Patrick Alvarez will direct the movie for financiers Sandbar Pictures and Abandon Features After more than a decade in development, a movie about the infamous "Stanford Prison Experiment" is finally moving forward with Billy Crudup, Ezra Miller and Michael Angarano set to star and "C.O.G." filmmaker Kyle Patrick Alvarez directing, TheWrap has ... (more)


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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Billy Crudup Jams to Recover in William H. Macy's 'Rudderless' Trailer

After rocking out with Stillwater in the stellar Almost Famous , actor Billy Crudup picks up a guitar again, this time to recover from tragedy, in the indie drama Rudderless .


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Hollywood Reporter

Venice Celebrates Frances McDormand with Visionary Talent Award

Actress Frances McDormand will be honored with the Persol Tribute to Visionary Talent Award 2014 at the 71st Venice International Film Festival .


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Mon Aug 04, 2014


'New Girl' star Zooey Deschanel splits from Jamie Linden

Deschanel recently discussed the possibility of having children , however, multiple US Weekly sources have confirmed that Deschanel and Linden, who contributed to the screenplays of We Are Marshall and Dear John , have called off their two-year relationship.


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Starring Billy Crudup and Frances McDormand

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