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Tribeca NYC Jury: From Whoopi Goldberg to Souleymane Cissé

Tribeca NYC film festival jury member Whoopi Goldberg. The 2011 Tribeca Film Festival, which runs April 20-May 1, has announced its jurors. [Full list of Tribeca 2011 jury.] In the internationally eclectic list are found Malian filmmaker Souleymane Cissé, Your Highness' David Gordon Green, The Tillman Story's Amir Bar-Lev, Bullets Over Broadway's Dianne Wiest, The Cove's Louie Psihoyos, Ghost's Whoopi Goldberg, Up in the Air's Anna Kendrick, American Gigolo's Lauren Hutton, The Sweet Hereafter filmmaker Atom Egoyan, and Sleepless in Seattle's Nora Ephron. Also: Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work's Annie Sundberg, Little Miss Sunshine's Paul Dano, producer Christine Vachon, Little Children's Patrick Wilson, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World's Michael Cera, and curiously, Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales. All that talent […]


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Tribeca NYC Jury: From Whoopi Goldberg to Souleymane Cissé



Mark Wahlberg & Wife Rhea Durham + Mark Ruffalo & Wife Sunrise Coigney: Academy Awards

Mark Wahlberg and wife Rhea Durham on the Oscars' Red Carpet. Mark Wahlberg and wife Rhea Durham: Academy Awards' Red Carpet Mark Wahlberg and wife Rhea Durham are pictured above on the 2011 Oscars' Red Carpet, just outside the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. The Oscar ceremony was held on Sunday, Feb. 27. Wahlberg, decades ago known as underwear model Marky Mark, was a nominee as one of the producers of Best Picture contender The Fighter – which ultimately lost to odds-on favorite The King's Speech. Mark Wahlberg was the only major player in the David O. Russell-directed boxing drama who failed to be nominated for an Academy Award in the acting categories. Co-stars Amy Adams, Melissa Leo, and Christian Bale […]


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Mark Wahlberg & Wife Rhea Durham + Mark Ruffalo & Wife Sunrise Coigney: Academy Awards



Tony Awards: Scarlett Johansson & Eddie Redmayne Winners + Student Academy Awards

Alfred Molina, Eddie Redmayne, Red June 13 update: Hollywood took over Broadway at the 2010 Tony Awards. Or almost. Presenters included Daniel Radcliffe and Academy Award winner Helen Mirren, while Oscar winners Denzel Washington and Catherine Zeta-Jones are now Tony winners as well. And so are Scarlett Johansson and (for the second time) Broadway-to-Hollywood-to-Broadway Oscar nominee Viola Davis. Fences, a revival of August Wilson's 1987 Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning play earned Best Actor and Best Actress in a Play laurels for, respectively, Denzel Washington (in James Earl Jones' Tony-winning role) and Viola Davis. (Full list of 2010 Tony Award winners.) Davis' previous Tony win, for Best Featured Actress, was for King Hedley II (2001), also written by August Wilson. […]


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Tony Awards: Scarlett Johansson & Eddie Redmayne Winners + Student Academy Awards