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2014-04-30 23:14:40

The scholarship for the Central Coast swim club pays for students who are unable to afford swimming lessons. San Luis Obispo, California (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 This week the digital color printing company Docucopies.com donated $500 to the Five Cities Swim School in Arroyo Grande, Calif. The scholarship pays for students who are unable to afford swimming lessons. "We like to set an example for other businesses by contributing to local community activities like this," says...

2014-04-18 23:06:54

This past weekend at the MTV Movie Awards Efron bared his chest for all of America to see. The image has since gone viral due to his ever so perfect bronzed body and chiseled physic. New York, New York (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Inside Edition has reached out to Beach Bum Tanning, the tanning leader on the East Coast to weigh in on the current Zac Efron scandal. This past weekend at the MTV Movie Awards Efron bared his chest for all of America to see. The image has since gone viral due to his...

2011-05-09 09:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To showcase moments of artistic realization and inspiration, Ovation, the only multi-platform network dedicated to arts culture, is launching a series of interstitial segments featuring stories from actors, musicians, authors and artists of all ages called "Every Big Artist Starts Small." The series of spots will be featured throughout the programming day and begin airing May 16. The segments are created and produced by Ovation as part...

2010-07-14 17:57:00

LOS ANGELES, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: The world premiere of the romantic drama CHARLIE ST. CLOUD CHARLIE ST. CLOUD director Burr Steers; cast members Zac Efron, Amanda Crew, Donal Logue, Charlie Tahan, Augustus Prew, Matt Ward and Paul Duchart; producer Marc Platt; writers Craig Pearce and WHO: Lewis Colick; and book author Ben Sherwood Plus many additional celebrity guests. WHERE: Regency Village Theater 961...

2010-06-22 08:00:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Pictures today announced the launch of a fan-oriented website for its upcoming romantic drama Charlie St. Cloud, starring Zac Efron. The launch of "Charlie St. Cloud Fans" features a special promotion: from now until June 30, entrants may vie for a chance to win a hometown screening of Charlie St. Cloud ... with a special appearance by the star himself! (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060316/LATH064LOGO) (Logo:...

2009-04-06 09:32:20

Film actor Zac Efron has agreed to serve as guest host of Saturday Night Live in New York for the first time, NBC announced. Efron is slated to appear on Saturday's episode of the sketch comedy series, alongside musical guest Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Efron, who is best known for his work in the High School Musical movies, will star in 17 Again, a big-screen comedy set to open in U.S. theaters April 17 and will be seen in the film Me and Orson Welles later this year.

2009-04-03 13:14:17

U.S. actor Zac Efron says he changed his mind about starring in the big-screen musical remake of Footloose because he wants to try his hand at other genres. Efron, 21, is best known for his work in the three High School Musical films and the movie musical version of Hairspray. He will soon be seen in the comedy 17 Again. I was looking for a new challenge, and this was another musical, Efron told Usmagazine.com about the decision not to star in Footloose as planned. I want to grow a bit with...

2009-03-24 11:16:17

U.S. actor Zac Efron will not be starring in a big-screen musical version of Footloose as planned, a Paramount Pictures representative said. Efron, who has appeared in the three High School Musical hits, as well as the movie musical version of Hairspray, reportedly was attached to the upcoming Footloose remake for the past two years. 'Footloose' is a project we've longed to see re-booted for a new generation. While Zac is no longer attached, we remain excited and committed to the collective...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.