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#Hollywood

# hollywood - Monday 15 August, 2022

Actress Anne Heche ‘peacefully taken off life support’ nine days after car crash
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

Actress Anne Heche ‘peacefully taken off life support’ nine days after car crash

Mon 8:09 AM 31,002 Views 15 Comments

The 53-year-old died from her injuries nine days after she was involved in a fiery car crash.

# hollywood - Thursday 31 March, 2022

Academy says Will Smith was asked but refused to leave Oscars after Chris Rock slap
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Academy says Will Smith was asked but refused to leave Oscars after Chris Rock slap

Mar 31st 2022, 7:22 AM 45,220 Views 58 Comments

Smith could face expulsion from the Academy for the open-handed slap.

# hollywood - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Will Smith says sorry to Chris Rock over Oscars slap as Academy launches probe
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Will Smith says sorry to Chris Rock over Oscars slap as Academy launches probe

Mar 29th 2022, 7:00 AM 53,245 Views 0 Comments

Smith was named best actor shortly after he hit Chris Rock over a joke about wife Jada Pinkett Smith’s hair.

# hollywood - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Hollywood actor jailed for $650 million (€567.1m) movie ponzi scheme
# Hollywood Scam
# Hollywood Scam

Hollywood actor jailed for $650 million (€567.1m) movie ponzi scheme

Feb 15th 2022, 8:27 AM 93,797 Views 0 Comments

Zachary Horwitz was jailed for 20 years, and ordered by Judge Mark Scarsito to repay $230 million to his victims.

# hollywood - Friday 7 January, 2022

Pioneering Black movie star Sidney Poitier dies at 94
# RIP
# RIP

Pioneering Black movie star Sidney Poitier dies at 94

Jan 7th 2022, 3:50 PM 23,557 Views 43 Comments

The celebrated actor became the first Black star nominated for an Academy Award in 1958.

# hollywood - Saturday 25 December, 2021

Larry Donnelly: We all have movies that we watch over and over again - so here are my top 10
# Hurray For Hollywood
# Hurray For Hollywood

Larry Donnelly: We all have movies that we watch over and over again - so here are my top 10

Dec 25th 2021, 5:00 PM 46,580 Views 22 Comments

A self-confessed ‘ignoramus’ about pop culture, even Larry Donnelly has his own festive film favourites.

# hollywood - Tuesday 5 October, 2021

Behind-the-scenes Hollywood workers vote to authorise strike
# Film And Tv
# Film And Tv

Behind-the-scenes Hollywood workers vote to authorise strike

Oct 5th 2021, 6:51 AM 8,304 Views 0 Comments

It is the first time such action has been voted for in the organisation’s 128-year history.

# hollywood - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges
# Los Angeles
# Los Angeles

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

Jul 21st 2021, 10:50 PM 13,193 Views 0 Comments

The disgraced Hollywood mogul made his first court appearance in California today.

# hollywood - Monday 14 June, 2021

Ned Beatty, star of Deliverance and Superman, dies aged 83
# Ned Beatty
# Ned Beatty

Ned Beatty, star of Deliverance and Superman, dies aged 83

Jun 14th 2021, 11:37 AM 17,944 Views 9 Comments

Beatty received only one Oscar nomination, as supporting actor for his role as corporate executive Arthur Jensen in 1976′s Network.

# hollywood - Friday 11 June, 2021

Plans for movie on New Zealand mosque attacks criticised
# New Zealand
# New Zealand

Plans for movie on New Zealand mosque attacks criticised

Jun 11th 2021, 9:05 AM 21,091 Views 7 Comments

Rose Byrne is reportedly set to play Jacinda Ardern in a film about the response to the Christchurch mosque attacks.

# hollywood - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Tributes paid following death of Beethoven and Midnight Run actor Charles Grodin
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid following death of Beethoven and Midnight Run actor Charles Grodin

May 19th 2021, 9:46 AM 32,164 Views 21 Comments

The actor died yesterday aged 86.

# hollywood - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Quiz: How well do remember these famous Oscar moments?
# You Really Like Me
# You Really Like Me

Quiz: How well do remember these famous Oscar moments?

Apr 25th 2021, 10:00 PM 33,271 Views 19 Comments

Tonight’s ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles will be restricted to 170 people as the pandemic rolls on.

# hollywood - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Golden Globes group ousts senior member over BLM email
# Golden Globes
# Golden Globes

Golden Globes group ousts senior member over BLM email

Apr 21st 2021, 10:48 AM 20,185 Views 30 Comments

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association board, which hands out the Golden Globe awards, says Phil Berk has been removed from the group.

# hollywood - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Actor Armie Hammer accused of raping woman in Los Angeles
# Armie Hammer
# Armie Hammer

Actor Armie Hammer accused of raping woman in Los Angeles

Mar 18th 2021, 9:43 PM 55,903 Views 0 Comments

A spokesperson for the Call Me By Your Name star said he “undermines and refutes” the allegation.

# hollywood - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Golden Globes to launch pandemic-era Hollywood awards season
# Tinseltown
# Tinseltown

Golden Globes to launch pandemic-era Hollywood awards season

Updated Feb 28th 2021, 7:47 PM 15,588 Views 9 Comments

Normal People is nominated for Best Limited Series, with star Daisy Edgar-Jones also securing a nomination.

# hollywood - Friday 5 February, 2021

Hollywood star's Wrexham takeover a step closer
# Project
From The42
# Project

Hollywood star's Wrexham takeover a step closer

Feb 5th 2021, 10:29 PM 4,588 Views 3 Comments

Ryan Reynolds’ plans have received approval from a financial regulator.

# hollywood - Thursday 28 January, 2021

'One of the funniest of all time': Oscar-winner Cloris Leachman dies aged 94
# RIP
# RIP

'One of the funniest of all time': Oscar-winner Cloris Leachman dies aged 94

Jan 28th 2021, 8:26 AM 30,784 Views 14 Comments

Millions of viewers knew the actor as the self-absorbed neighbour Phyllis in The Mary Tyler Moore Show.

# hollywood - Monday 16 November, 2020

Opinion: Wild Mountain Thyme does what Hollywood has always done - sells 'Oirland' to Irish America
# Movies
# Movies

Opinion: Wild Mountain Thyme does what Hollywood has always done - sells 'Oirland' to Irish America

Nov 16th 2020, 8:00 PM 26,340 Views 22 Comments

Film lecturer Dr Seán Crosson says we have often been offended by the portrayal of Ireland on screen, but that Hollywood isn’t aiming such movies at us.

Hollywood actors close in on Wrexham takeover
# COULDN'T SCRIPT IT
From The42
# COULDN'T SCRIPT IT

Hollywood actors close in on Wrexham takeover

Nov 16th 2020, 5:21 PM 5,598 Views 4 Comments

Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney’s bid was approved by the National League club’s Supporters Trust.

# hollywood - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember Hollywood's golden era?
# GOLDEN AGE
# GOLDEN AGE

Quiz: How well do you remember Hollywood's golden era?

Jul 1st 2020, 9:30 PM 33,154 Views 16 Comments

Gone With The Wind star Olivia de Havilland turns 104 today.

# hollywood - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Harvey Weinstein will be sentenced today - he could face 29 years in prison
# New York
# New York

Harvey Weinstein will be sentenced today - he could face 29 years in prison

Mar 11th 2020, 7:00 AM 11,522 Views 25 Comments

Last month, the disgraced Hollywood mogul was convicted of sexual assault and rape.

# hollywood - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Johnny Depp wants 'vindication' in libel case over article in The Sun describing him as a 'wife-beater'
# London
# London

Johnny Depp wants 'vindication' in libel case over article in The Sun describing him as a 'wife-beater'

Feb 26th 2020, 10:42 PM 30,639 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers for Depp set out their stall at a hearing in London today.

# hollywood - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'A true Spartacus': Tributes pour in for Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas who has died aged 103
# RIP
# RIP

'A true Spartacus': Tributes pour in for Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas who has died aged 103

Updated Feb 6th 2020, 7:25 AM 54,310 Views 47 Comments

“To the world he was a legend, an actor from the golden age of movies who lived well into his golden years,” said his son Michael.

# hollywood - Monday 6 January, 2020

Golden Globes: No luck for the Irish (or The Irishman) as 1917 wins surprise top prize
# Awards Bash
# Awards Bash

Golden Globes: No luck for the Irish (or The Irishman) as 1917 wins surprise top prize

Jan 6th 2020, 7:02 AM 28,758 Views 28 Comments

Quentin Tarantino and Brad Pitt also won awards for Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood.

# hollywood - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Harvey Weinstein reaches $25 million settlement with dozens of women
# Misconduct
# Misconduct

Harvey Weinstein reaches $25 million settlement with dozens of women

Dec 12th 2019, 6:58 AM 18,180 Views 0 Comments

Weinstein will not have to admit wrongdoing and the money will be paid by insurers for his former studio.

# hollywood - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Jackie Brown and Breaking Bad actor Robert Forster dies aged 78
# RIP
# RIP

Jackie Brown and Breaking Bad actor Robert Forster dies aged 78

Oct 12th 2019, 11:05 AM 30,872 Views 18 Comments

Forster earned an Oscar nomination for his comeback role in the 1997 Quentin Tarantino film.

# hollywood - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson returns to the top of Forbes list of highest-paid actors in 2019
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson returns to the top of Forbes list of highest-paid actors in 2019

Aug 21st 2019, 10:29 PM 21,518 Views 41 Comments

Will Smith, Adam Sandler and Jackie Chan also made the Top 10.

# hollywood - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Colin Farrell: 'Ireland is a marvel - the same-sex marriage referendum was extraordinary'
# Dumbo
# Dumbo

Colin Farrell: 'Ireland is a marvel - the same-sex marriage referendum was extraordinary'

Mar 30th 2019, 10:00 AM 29,715 Views 30 Comments

The Dublin actor talks to us about his pride in Ireland, and his role in Disney’s reimagining of Dumbo.

# hollywood - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Felicity Jones says women have been 'put off' Hollywood by sexism
# On The Basis Of Sex
# On The Basis Of Sex

Felicity Jones says women have been 'put off' Hollywood by sexism

Feb 14th 2019, 9:30 PM 23,889 Views 30 Comments

She was speaking ahead of the release of the film On The Basis of Sex, about US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

# hollywood - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Court dismisses Ashley Judd's sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Court dismisses Ashley Judd's sexual harassment claim against Harvey Weinstein

Jan 10th 2019, 7:53 AM 36,614 Views 0 Comments

Judd can now pursue defamation claims against the disgraced producer.

# hollywood - Thursday 3 January, 2019

'Because of her I was never a victim': Saoirse Ronan says her mother protected her from abuse in Hollywood
# Metoo
# Metoo

'Because of her I was never a victim': Saoirse Ronan says her mother protected her from abuse in Hollywood

Jan 3rd 2019, 9:53 AM 50,773 Views 19 Comments

The three-time Oscar nominee credits her mother’s presence with keeping her away from abusive behaviour in the industry.

# hollywood - Saturday 24 November, 2018

John C Reilly: 'Irish citizenship? I am dead serious - I would love that to happen'
# Wreck-it Ralph
# Wreck-it Ralph

John C Reilly: 'Irish citizenship? I am dead serious - I would love that to happen'

Nov 24th 2018, 9:30 PM 49,859 Views 20 Comments

The US comedian has played a range of different men throughout his career – but he’d really like to be an Irishman.

# hollywood - Saturday 29 September, 2018

'The deepest respect': Emma Watson pays tribute to Savita Halappanavar
# Eighth Amendment
# Eighth Amendment

'The deepest respect': Emma Watson pays tribute to Savita Halappanavar

Sep 29th 2018, 6:02 PM 39,746 Views 49 Comments

She paid tribute to her in a letter published in Porter magazine.

# hollywood - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Why the film Crazy Rich Asians could be a gamechanger for Hollywood
# Asian Generation
# Asian Generation

Why the film Crazy Rich Asians could be a gamechanger for Hollywood

Aug 19th 2018, 12:00 PM 22,785 Views 21 Comments

It’s the first Hollywood movie in a quarter of a century to feature an majority-Asian cast — a feat not matched since The Joy Luck Club in 1993.

# hollywood - Wednesday 8 August, 2018

The Academy is to create an Oscar award for 'popular' films
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

The Academy is to create an Oscar award for 'popular' films

Aug 8th 2018, 7:23 PM 15,902 Views 25 Comments

It’s unclear whether the category will be in place for next year’s ceremony.

# hollywood - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Council wants to remove Trump's star from Walk of Fame
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Council wants to remove Trump's star from Walk of Fame

Aug 7th 2018, 3:45 PM 26,595 Views 102 Comments

The vote came after a man accused of taking a pickax to the star last month was charged with a felony count of vandalism.

# hollywood - Friday 27 July, 2018

There's talk of Kelsey Grammer putting a Frasier reboot together
# They're Calling Again
# They're Calling Again

There's talk of Kelsey Grammer putting a Frasier reboot together

Jul 27th 2018, 7:45 AM 18,377 Views 47 Comments

The new show could be based in a different city.

# hollywood - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Donald Trump's Walk of Fame star is back after being vandalised with a pickaxe
# Hollywood Boulevard
# Hollywood Boulevard

Donald Trump's Walk of Fame star is back after being vandalised with a pickaxe

Jul 26th 2018, 7:42 AM 16,460 Views 49 Comments

Witnesses saw a man remove the pickaxe from a guitar case and swing it at the brass-rimmed star.

# hollywood - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

George Clooney 'hurt in scooter crash' in Italy
# Costa Corallina
# Costa Corallina

George Clooney 'hurt in scooter crash' in Italy

Jul 10th 2018, 12:31 PM 23,689 Views 24 Comments

He was treated for minor injuries.

# hollywood - Monday 2 July, 2018

Harvey Weinstein facing new sex crime charges involving third woman
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Harvey Weinstein facing new sex crime charges involving third woman

Jul 2nd 2018, 5:30 PM 11,043 Views 0 Comments

Weinstein has denied all accusations of nonconsensual sex.

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