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Actor Donald Sutherland has died.  He was 88.

Actor Donald Sutherland has died. He was 88.

Jun 20, 2024 | 11:45am
Donald Sutherland, the New Brunswick-born acting legend with the distinct baritone voice and prolific stage and screen career that inspired sons Kiefer and Rossif to pursue the craft, has died. He died at the age of 88, Kiefer Sutherland said in a social media post on Thursday. “I personally think one of the most important […]
Oscar Moments: Talk of war and peace, a coronation for Nolan, and Ken-demonium for Gosling

Oscar Moments: Talk of war and peace, a coronation for Nolan, and Ken-demonium for Gosling

Mar 11, 2024 | 8:04am
There was talk of war — past conflicts, and current ones — and pleas for peace. There was a painful reminder of the recent death of Alexei Navalny. There were protests outside the Dolby Theatre, calling for a cease-fire in Gaza. And there was a bit of election-year politics, too, from host Jimmy Kimmel. But the Oscars telecast is always […]
Joni Mitchell performs, Celine Dion surprises at Grammy Awards

Joni Mitchell performs, Celine Dion surprises at Grammy Awards

Feb 5, 2024 | 6:22am
Joni Mitchell marked her first-ever performance at the Grammy Awards on Sunday following years of health setbacks, while Celine Dion emerged as a surprise presenter in the final minutes of the show, herself making a rare appearance since announcing her own health troubles. The two Canadian music legends were among the brightest moments on a […]
Celine Song, Ryan Gosling, and Robbie Robertson among Canadians nominated for Oscars

Celine Song, Ryan Gosling, and Robbie Robertson among Canadians nominated for Oscars

Jan 23, 2024 | 9:40am
Ryan Gosling’s turn as Ken in the summer blockbuster “Barbie” and writer-director Celine Song’s debut feature “Past Lives” received Oscar nominations on Tuesday as the Academy Awards recognized the work of several Canadians.  Song’s romantic drama, partly based on her own life, snagged best picture and best original screenplay nominations. Gosling is up for best […]
Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’ tops all Oscar nominees with 13; ‘Barbie’ snags 8

Christopher Nolan’s ‘Oppenheimer’ tops all Oscar nominees with 13; ‘Barbie’ snags 8

Jan 23, 2024 | 8:49am
NEW YORK (AP) — After a tumultuous movie year marred by strikes and work stoppages, the Academy Awards showered nominations Tuesday on Christopher Nolan’s blockbuster biopic, “Oppenheimer,” which came away with a leading 13 nominations. Nolan’s three-hour opus, viewed as the best picture frontrunner, received nods for best picture; Nolan’s direction; acting nominations for Cillian Murphy, Robert […]
‘Oppenheimer’ dominates Golden Globes, ‘Poor Things’ upsets ‘Barbie’ in comedy

‘Oppenheimer’ dominates Golden Globes, ‘Poor Things’ upsets ‘Barbie’ in comedy

Jan 8, 2024 | 8:30am
Christopher Nolan’s blockbuster biopic “Oppenheimer” dominated the 81st Golden Globes, winning five awards including best drama, while Yorgos Lanthimos’ Frankenstein riff “Poor Things” pulled off an upset victor over “Barbie” to triumph in the best comedy or musical category. If awards season has been building toward a second match-up of Barbenheimer, this round went to “Oppenheimer.” The film also won […]
What to know about the 2024 Golden Globes

What to know about the 2024 Golden Globes

Jan 7, 2024 | 7:14am
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Golden Globe Awards are back on Sunday, with plenty of behind-the-scenes changes aimed at cementing a yearslong comeback effort. The show is known for its boozy celebration of film and television and as an early stop for awards season contenders. Scandals have led to a membership revamp and a new broadcaster for the […]
Norman Lear, producer of TV’s ‘All in the Family’ has died at 101

Norman Lear, producer of TV’s ‘All in the Family’ has died at 101

Dec 6, 2023 | 8:12am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Norman Lear, the writer, director and producer who revolutionized prime time television with such topical hits as “All in the Family” and “Maude” and propelled political and social turmoil into the once-insulated world of sitcoms, has died. He was 101. Lear died Tuesday night in his sleep, surrounded by family at […]
‘The One Where Our Hearts Are Broken’: ‘Friends’ creators, actors, family mourn Matthew Perry.

‘The One Where Our Hearts Are Broken’: ‘Friends’ creators, actors, family mourn Matthew Perry.

Oct 29, 2023 | 6:28pm
Matthew Perry was widely mourned this weekend by friends, co-stars and some very famous fans, including his childhood classmate, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau; his “Friends” mom Morgan Fairchild; and even Adele. Perry, who played Chandler Bing on NBC’s “Friends” for 10 seasons, was found dead at his Los Angeles home on Saturday. He was 54. “This truly […]