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2011-06-15 11:14:00

NEW YORK, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, Piaget partnered with amfAR to present the Inspiration Gala in New York. The black tie affair, held at the Museum of Modern Art, honored Oscar-nominated actor and artist, James Franco, and beloved fashion designer and 'Project Runway' star, Michael Kors. Franco received the Piaget Award of Inspiration for his humanitarian work and contributions to men's style. Kors received the amfAR Award of Courage for his...

2011-06-08 07:30:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OVERVIEW: Get royally high and mighty with Danny McBride ("Eastbound and Down," Pineapple Express), Academy Award® nominee James Franco (Pineapple Express, 127 Hours) and Academy Award® winner Natalie Portman (Black Swan, Thor) in Your Highness, the hilarious action-comedy from the director of Pineapple Express David Gordon Green. Also starring Zooey Deschanel (500 Days of Summer) and Justin...

2011-04-05 00:00:27

92Y Archival Material to Stream on FORA.tv Includes Conversations with: Robert Duvall, Lucie Arnaz, Rosanne Cash, James Franco, Bill Gates, Christopher Hitchens, Jeffrey Immelt, and More New York, NY (PRWEB) April 4, 2011 92nd Street Y, New York's renowned cultural and community center, and FORA.tv, the leading online destination for intelligent video programming, have teamed up to offer selections from 92Y's renowned speaker series on FORA.tv's global streaming platform. The two new...

2010-11-22 17:19:00

NEW YORK Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- GQ magazine announces its 15th Men of the Year issue featuring this year's outstanding achievers, leaders, and renegades: cultural icons who have impacted our society, from entertainment and music to sports and politics. The 2010 Men of the Year are profiled in the December issue, on newsstands November 23, accompanied by a fashion portfolio shot by famed photographers Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin. The issue came to life last week as GQ...

2009-06-09 16:49:09

Linkin Park's lead guitarist Brad Delson has agreed to speak at UCLA's commencement ceremony after actor James Franco backed out, university officials said. Delson, a UCLA graduate who earned a bachelor's degree in communication studies in 1999, is scheduled to give a speech at Friday's graduation ceremony for the College of Letters and Science, The Los Angeles Times reported. Brad Delson is not only an innovative musician, but he is also a social activist who is committed to change through...

2009-05-30 15:11:15

Actress Natalie Portman reportedly will play the love interest in the new comedy Your Highness that is to film in Northern Ireland this summer. The 27-year-old Israeli-American actress will serve as a warrior princess who garners the attention of actor Danny McBride's character, an arrogant and lazy prince forced to complete a quest in order to save his father's kingdom, The Hollywood Reporter said Friday. The movie, written by McBride and Ben Best, will also star actor James Franco and is to...

2009-02-20 11:38:19

A film about the obscenity trial over Allen Ginsberg's 1955 poem Howl is set to start shooting in New York next month with James Franco as its star. Variety.com said the independent film production company Werk Works is producing and fully financing the movie, which is being produced and directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman based on their own screenplay. Epstein and Friedman previously collaborated on The Celluloid Closet and Paragraph 175. Franco's Milk director Gus Van Sant is...

2008-12-09 07:35:00

THE DARK KNIGHT, DOUBT AND SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE GARNER SIX NODS CLINT EASTWOOD RECEIVES TWO NOMINATIONS - BEST ACTOR (GRAN TORINO) AND BEST COMPOSER (CHANGELING) VH1 TO BROADCAST THE AWARDS CEREMONY LIVE ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 8, 2009 AT 9:00 PM (ET/PT) NEW YORK, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) has announced the nominees for the 14th annual Critics' Choice Awards. The winners will be announced at the Critics' Choice Awards gala on Thursday, January 8,...

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