Entertainment News Archive - October 19, 2008

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary filmmaker George Lucas made a rare appearance at Spike TV's "SCREAM 2008," the first and only event honoring the best in fantasy, sci-fi, comics and horror, at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles.

Hollywood producer George Lucas made a surprise appearance at the "Scream 2008" awards event in Los Angeles, Spike TV says.

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber says while intimidated, he is prepared to create Britain's next entry for the Eurovision song contest.

Actor Jeremy Piven says his newest endeavor, a play by writer David Mamet showing on New York's Broadway, is a reflection of today's problems.

The Afghan reality TV series "Koran-Star" has enjoyed great success since debuting, earning an 80 percent audience share, TV officials say.

The official Black Pearl Awards ceremony for the second annual Middle East International Film Festival (MEIFF), organised by the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH) was presented at Emirates Palace on Sunday 19th October.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).