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1 hr ago | Chosun Ilbo

George Clooney to Receive Golden Globes' Cecil B. DeMille Award

Oscar-winning actor, director and producer George Clooney will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award, an honorary Golden Globe for his contribution to cinema, organizers of the event said on Monday. Clooney, 53, one of Hollywood's leading men on screen and behind the camera, will be honored in January at the Golden Globes Awards, one of the year's most high-profile awards ceremonies for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.


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18 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Clooney to Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Golden Globes

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Mon Sep 15, 2014


George Clooney Set For Golden Globes' Cecil B. DeMille Award

The actor-director-writer-producer will receive the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's career honor during the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards on January 11. George Clooney already has three Globes to his credit - all in different categories: Best Actor in a Drama for The Descendants , Best Supporting Actor for Syriana and Best Actor in a Comedy/Musical for O Brother, Where Art Thou . "The HFPA is honored to bestow the Cecil B. DeMille Award to George Clooney to celebrate his outstanding contributions both in front of and behind the camera," said HFPA president Theo Kingma.


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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Radio Times

George Clooney in Downton Abbey? I want more Hollywood stars on British TV

All this time we thought his visit to Highclere Castle back in May was him scoping out wedding venues for his upcoming nuptials, when in actual fact he was filming a special sketch for ITV's Christmas charity fundraiser Text Santa. The 53-year-old star, whose previous roles include parts in Oscar-winners Gravity and The Descendants, will reportedly play an American guest at a wedding which is taking place at the Abbey.


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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Fault in Our Stars (2014) Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort

The category of film known as the "teen weepie" is one of the hardest genres to make accessible to anyone outside its very specific target demographic , and to whatever end The Fault in Our Stars is at all successful, is almost entirely due to Shailene Woodley 's performance in the leading role.


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Thu Aug 21, 2014

411's Box Office Preview: Will Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Blow Away the Competition?

Last weekend saw both major new releases, The Expendables 3 and Let's Be Cops , fail to do the job of pulling Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles out of the top box office slot.


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Watch: Shailene Woodley in New Trailer for 'White Bird in a Blizzard'

Before premiering at the Sundance Film Festival, we saw an otherworldly teaser for White Bird in a Blizzard , the drama starring Shailene Woodley , directed by Gregg Araki .


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