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2009-01-12 08:05:00

The father of Australian actor Heath Ledger says he received the news of his son's posthumous Golden Globe acting award with both elation and sadness.

2009-01-11 22:40:13

Late Australian actor Heath Ledger won the Golden Globe for best supporting actor in a film in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sunday night. Ledger, who died last January at age 28 from an accidental prescription drug overdose, earned the Globe for his portrayal of the malevolent Joker in the latest Batman adventure, The Dark Knight. All of us who worked with Heath on 'The Dark Knight' accept this with an awful mixture of sadness and incredible pride, the movie's director, Chris Nolan, said as he took...

2009-01-07 22:49:49

The Dark Knight won five People's Choice Awards, including the prizes for favorite movie and favorite action movie, in Los Angeles Wednesday night. The film also took the prizes for favorite cast, favorite on-screen match-up for Christian Bale as Batman and the late Heath Ledger as the Joker, and favorite superhero. Thank you very, very much, Bale said after he and the cast took the stage and were greeted with a standing ovation.

2008-12-15 16:49:09

Michelle Williams' publicist says the U.S.

2008-12-12 14:00:03

A man in Britain who dresses up as fictional comic book hero Batman and helps the needy says charities are important holiday news, not his real identity. The unidentified man who has been working in his superhero costume at charitable sites in the British city of Sheffield said charity work should remain the focus of any attention he garners, The Daily Telegraph said Friday. I don't want to reveal my identity because it's more important to highlight the charities, the mysterious man said in...

2008-12-01 09:16:00

NICOSIA, Cyprus, December 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In November 2008, just one year after launching the world's first online Rummy room, RummyRoyal.com held the biggest online Rummy tournament with a guaranteed prize of $10,000. Hundreds of players from all over the globe competed in the big tournament ensuring that all the costs were covered.

2008-10-19 15:00:10

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

2008-10-13 09:00:30

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Fandango, the nation's leading moviegoer destination, has announced the results of an October survey of nearly 3,000 filmgoers, who ranked their top Halloween costume inspirations from movies released in 2008.

2008-10-01 21:00:15

By Gieson Cacho Although his name is on the marquee, Batman has never been the reason we watch the films. When it comes to the Caped Crusader, it's the villains who are the real stars.

2008-09-04 18:00:19

The MKS was first spotted a year ago this week in Chicago on the set of The Dark Knight. Imagine the surprise of those who cared when it hardly even made the finished movie.

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