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2008-12-01 09:13:16

Megan Mullally, Kelsey Grammer and Bebe Neuwirth have signed on to play faculty in the upcoming remake of the New York-set film Fame, producers said. Mullally is best known for her work on TV's Will & Grace. Grammer and Neuwirth played married psychiatrists Frasier and Lilith Crane in the sit-com Cheers. Debbie Allen, who starred as dance teacher Lydia Grant in the 1980 original, as well as in the subsequent series of the same name, has also joined the cast of the remake as Principal...

2008-10-13 15:00:19

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Lakeshore Entertainment and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures (MGM) has announced the freshman class of FAME, a reinvention of the original Oscar(R)-winning film that spawned a globally successful, multi-faceted franchise, including hit television shows, stage shows and music. The announcement was made jointly today by producer Tom Rosenberg, chairman & CEO of Lakeshore Entertainment, and Mary Parent, chairman of MGM's Worldwide Motion Picture Group....

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'