Headlines
Ford, Bullock, Roberts honored at Hollywood Film Awards

Ford, Bullock, Roberts honored at Hollywood Film Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Harrison Ford, Julia Roberts, Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto were honored at the Hollywood Film Awards gala in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 16, 2013.
By United Press International
Emma Roberts eyes 'American Horror Story' role

Emma Roberts eyes 'American Horror Story' role

LOS ANGELES, May 23 (UPI) -- Emma Roberts is in talks to join the cast of "American Horror Story" for the supernatural drama's third season, TVLine reported.

UPI NewsTrack Entertainment News

'Croods' captures top box office spot ... Politician balks at $5M for Tonight Show ... Swinton puts on performance piece at MoMA ... Gucci Mane wanted for alleged assault ... News from United Press International.

'Croods' captures top box office spot

LOS ANGELES, March 24 (UPI) -- "The Croods," an animated feature with the voices of Nicolas Cage and Emma Stone, hit the No. 1 box office spot during the weekend with $44.7 million.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012.
By United Press International
'Guvnors,' 'Once' earn Drama League nods

'Guvnors,' 'Once' earn Drama League nods

NEW YORK, April 24 (UPI) -- "Clybourne Park," "The Columnist," "The Lyons" and "One Man, Two Guvnors" are among the nominees for New York's Drama League Award for Best Play.
Bassett, Patton to co-star in 'Broom'

Bassett, Patton to co-star in 'Broom'

LOS ANGELES, July 12 (UPI) -- Principal photography has begun in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, on the big-screen wedding comedy "Jumping the Broom," TriStar Pictures said Monday.
Dead Dr. Greene to 'return' to 'ER'

Dead Dr. Greene to 'return' to 'ER'

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 4 (UPI) -- Actor Anthony Edwards, who played the late Dr. Mark Greene on "ER," is to appear in an upcoming episode of the popular U.S. medical drama, NBC said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Aug. 16, 2008.
By United Press International
Angela Bassett to join 'ER' cast

Angela Bassett to join 'ER' cast

BURBANK, Calif., April 30 (UPI) -- NBC has announced that award-winning Hollywood actress Angela Bassett is to join the cast of its long-running U.S. medical drama "ER" next season.
Newcomer to play Biggie in bio-pic

Newcomer to play Biggie in bio-pic

LOS ANGELES, March 6 (UPI) -- Hollywood stars Angela Bassett, Derek Luke and Anthony Mackie have signed on for roles in "Notorious," the upcoming Notorious B.I.G. bio-pic.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 16, 2007.
By United Press International

Stars walk runway to fight heart disease

NEW YORK, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Celebrities Kim Catrall and Kelly Ripa served as models in the Heart Truth Red Dress fashion show in New York to raise awareness of women and heart disease.

New audio Bible set to hit stores

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- A new recitation of the Bible on tape, featuring some of today's best-known celebrities, is set to hit stores in about one year.

Black Film Awards names 'Akeelah' top film

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- The Black Film Awards recognized "Akeelah & the Bee" as its outstanding film of the year at a ceremony in Los Angeles' Wiltern Theatre.

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 16, the 228th day of 2006 with 137 to follow.
By United Press International

Film stars set to lead 'Fences' production

PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 7 (UPI) -- A production of the drama "Fences" at the Pasadena, Calif., Playhouse has gotten another injection of film stars into its already impressive cast.

Jeweler arrested for money laundering

NEW YORK, June 16 (UPI) -- Jeweler Yakov "Jacob the Jeweler" Arabov has been arrested at his boutique in New York on money laundering charges.

Bassett, Vance add twins to the family

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Film actress Angela Bassett and her TV actor husband, Courtney B. Vance, are celebrating the birth of their twins, it was announced Monday.

Lou Rawls remembered in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Lou Rawls was remembered with music and laughter during his 2 1/2 hour funeral Friday at the West Angeles Church of Christ in Los Angeles.

Starbucks turns to film promotion

SEATTLE, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- Seattle-based Starbucks is expanding its offerings of coffee and CDs to include DVDs and film promotion, it was announced Thursday.

Surrogate carries twins for Bassett, Vance

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 5 (UPI) -- Hollywood couple Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance are reportedly expecting twins through a surrogate mother, it was reported Monday.

The Almanac

Today is Tuesday, Aug. 16, the 228th day of 2005 with 137 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for August 15-21, 2005.
By United Press International
Prev
Page 1 of 3
x
Feedback