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2011-06-28 19:04:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), a leading global entertainment company, today announced an unprecedented film music collaboration between Academy Award® winner and two time nominee T Bone Burnett (CRAZY HEART, COLD MOUNTAIN) and four time Academy Award® nominated composer Danny Elfman (ALICE IN WONDERLAND, SPIDER-MAN) on the music for the highly anticipated film adaptation of THE HUNGER GAMES,...

2009-10-30 08:13:00

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Legendary Hollywood actor, Peter Graves, will receive a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today to celebrate and recognize his 60 years of service to film and television. The Hollywood Walk of Fame Star has capped off a busy year for Graves who was recently announced as the national reverse mortgage spokesperson for American Advisors Group. In his newest role as AAG spokesperson, Graves presents a national TV and marketing campaign, including web...

2009-10-09 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- American Advisors Group (AAG) has selected veteran film and television actor Peter Graves as its spokesperson for a national media campaign beginning Oct. 12. The new television commercials on national cable and broadcast networks will further promote the value and benefits of reverse mortgages for American seniors. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/aagreverse/40465/ (Photo:...

2009-09-09 10:20:04

Film star Ralph Fiennes presented actress Vanessa Redgrave with a lifetime achievement award at the Harper's Bazaar Women of the Year event in London. Redgrave, 72, was honored for her charity work, as well as her performances on stage and screen, at a ceremony at the Dorchester Hotel, the BBC said. Fiennes co-starred with Redgrave and her late daughter, Natasha Richardson, in the 2005 film The White Countess. He is also a friend to the family, including Richardson's husband, actor Liam...

2009-08-24 12:12:50

Brad Pitt's manager says the actor was misquoted as telling the German magazine Stern that Tom Cruise's Nazi-themed picture Valkyrie was ridiculous. Pitt, who co-starred with Cruise in the 1994 film Interview with the Vampire, was said to have made the remark while promoting his new World War II movie Inglourious Basterds. Cruise's 2008 film was based on the true story of a botched attempt to assassinate German dictator and Holocaust architect Adolf Hitler. Rottentomatoes.com indicated both...

2009-07-22 19:19:25

British film and TV actress Joely Richardson has joined the cast of the drama series, The Tudors, for its fourth and final season, Showtime announced. Richardson will portray Catherine Parr, Henry VIII's sixth and last wife, in five episodes of the 16th century-set series, which is currently filming in Dublin, Ireland. Jonathan Rhys Meyers plays Henry in the show. The new season of the series is slated to premiere next year. Best known to American audiences for her celebrated work during...

2009-06-18 20:30:00

Tom Cruise and J.J. Abrams have signed on to co-produce Mission: Impossible IV for the American movie studio Paramount Pictures. The Hollywood Reporter said the latest installment in the action film series is targeted for a 2011 theatrical release. Cruise starred as hero Ethan Hunt in the first three big-screen blockbusters, the last of which was released in 2006. The entertainment industry trade newspaper said it was unclear whether Cruise will reprise his role or help Abrams rework the...

2009-05-08 14:08:31

Actor Leonard Nimoy has read the Top 10 List of Lines Never Before Said in a Star Trek Film on Late Show with David Letterman in New York. Nimoy appeared on Thursday night's show to promote the new origins movie Star Trek, in which he reprises his iconic Spock role. The TV and movie icon read the List of Lines Never Before Said in a Star Trek Film as follows: 10. Warp factor 8! Arby's closes in 10 minutes. 9. We're entering a breach in the space-time continuum or a wormhole or some crazy...

2009-04-25 10:59:25

U.S. actor Leonard Nimoy says fellow actor Zachary Quinto is a good pick to assume the mantle of Spock in a film reboot of Star Trek. Nimoy, 78, said the Heroes actor's intelligence and appearance made him a strong candidate to fill the role of Spock that Nimoy made famous during the original 1960s Star Trek TV series and in ensuing films, The Boston Globe said Saturday. Zachary Quinto is a very intelligent actor, and he's serious about his work, and he looks enough like me to make the whole...

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