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YOU BET All eyes will be on Hollywood this Sunday when the winners of this year's Oscars are announced during the 74th Annual Academy Awards ceremony.
PENNY NELSON BARTHOLOMEW, United Press International

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ROBERT DOWNEY JR. Robert Downey Jr. stood before a judge in California again this week -- not to be lectured, scolded or sentenced, but to be praised and encouraged for the job he's doing in drug rehab.
By United Press International

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THE END OF AN ERA The final Whitewater report was released by the independent counsel's office Wednesday, ending an eight-year investigation that cost taxpayers $70 million.
By United Press International

Does Oscar history favor 'Rings'?

LOS ANGELES, March 19 (UPI) -- History offers conflicting signals on prospects for a best picture Oscar for "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring."
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

Commentary: Alternative Oscar nominations

LOS ANGELES, March 15 (UPI) -- Who has been unfairly deprived of an Oscar nomination? Who deserves to be holding his breath when his category's envelope is opened at the Academy Awards show o
STEVE SAILER, UPI National Correspondent

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More Oscar clues due this weekend

LOS ANGELES, March 7 (UPI) -- Oscar-watchers will be paying close attention this weekend, looking for clues to the Academy Award outcomes, as the Screen Actors Guild and the Directors Guild
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

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The SXSW Music, Film and Interactive conference, the most important gathering for cutting-edge live and audio-visual arts in the world, begins its 2002 season March 8 and runs through March 17.
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

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HOLLYWOOD, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- There's a gap between actors and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences when it comes to acting awards.
VERNON SCOTT, United Press International

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OSCAR NOMINATIONS "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring" led the field with 13 nominations -- including one for best picture -- as the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees Tuesday for the 74th Academy Awards.
By United Press International

Oscar nominations generally run to form

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- As usual, the announcement of the nominees for the Academy Awards provided a blend of fulfilled expectations, mild surprises and the occasional eyebrow-raising
PAT NASON, UPI Hollywood Reporter

74th Academy Award nominees

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Here is a list of nominees for the 74th Academy Award, announced Tuesday:

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SAG AWARDS NOMINATIONS The honors keep on coming for Russell Crowe and Sissy Spacek. The two are among the nominees for the eighth annual SAG Awards, announced Tuesday in Los Angeles by the Screen Actors Guild.
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Actors Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy pose at the June 26, 2004 New York premiere of their film "Before Sunset" which they co-wrote with director Richard Linklater. (UPI Photo/Ezio Petersen)
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Ethan Green Hawke (born November 6, 1970) is an Academy Award nominated American actor, writer and director. He made his feature film debut in 1985 with the science fiction movie Explorers, before making a supporting appearance in the 1989 drama Dead Poets Society which is considered his breakthrough role. He then appeared in such films as White Fang (1991), A Midnight Clear (1992), and Alive (1993) before taking a role in the 1994 Generation X drama Reality Bites, for which he gained critical acclaim. In 1995, he starred in the romantic drama Before Sunrise, and later in its sequel Before Sunset (2004).

In 2001, Hawke was cast as a rookie police officer in Training Day, for which he received a Screen Actors Guild and Academy Award nomination in the Best Supporting Actor category. Other films have included the science fiction feature Gattaca (1997), the title role in Michael Almereyda's Hamlet (2000), the action thriller Assault on Precinct 13 (2005), and the crime drama Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007).

Hawke has appeared in many theater productions including The Seagull, Henry IV, Hurlyburly, The Cherry Orchard, The Winter's Tale and The Coast of Utopia, for which he earned a Tony Award nomination. He made his directorial debut with the 2002 independent feature Chelsea Walls. In November 2007 Hawke directed his first play, Jonathan Marc Sherman's Things We Want. Aside from acting, he has written two novels, The Hottest State (1996) and Ash Wednesday (2002). Between 1998 and 2004, Hawke was married to actress Uma Thurman.

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