Tag Archive for Academy Award

Mr. Magoo celebrates 60 years

Cartoon character Mr. Magoo marks 60 years of adventures today.
Mr. Magoo has starred in Academy Award-winning theatrical shorts, three hit television series, the first ever animated holiday TV special and a live action movie.
Here are more fun facts about Mr. [...]

Susan Sarandon Comments on Mom Racer

She’s been awarded the Academy Award for Best Actress in a movie, and nominated four other times, and is definitely one of the queens of the silver screen. Now, Susan Sarandon turns her attention to more trivial pursuits, with her [...]

Liv Tyler is Hulk ‘s Betty Ross!

Marvel Studios announced today that Hollywood starlet Liv Tyler will join the cast of the highly-anticipated, new big screen adaptation of The Incredible Hulk . Tyler has signed on to play Betty Ross, the longtime love interest [...]

Halo Director Announced!

Neill Blomkamp will direct the Halo motion picture, to be produced by Academy Award® winners Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh under their WingNut Films banner for Universal Pictures and Twentieth Century Fox.

Brokeback Mountain on DVD April 4

Universal Studios Home Entertainment has announced that Brokeback Mountain , starring Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Williams and Anne Hathaway, will be available on DVD April 4. The film was directed by Ang Lee ( Crouching Tiger, [...]

Hanks to go Trek?

Hanks to go Trek?
According to Sci-Fi Heaven, Academy Award winner Tom Hanks is being considered to go where no legitimate actor has ever gone before. Rumors are spreading faster than a buzz at a New Years party that Hanks may [...]

King Kong Actors Appear in & Voice Game

Today Ubisoft and Universal Studios Consumer Products Group announced that Academy Award nominee Naomi Watts and Jack Black will appear via likeness and provide voice talent for the videogame “Peter Jackson’s King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie”. Academy [...]

NBC to Broadcast New King Kong Footage

An unedited sequence of never-before-seen footage from King Kong , directed by triple Academy Award winner Peter Jackson, will debut during NBC’s broadcast of Shrek on Sunday, Nov. 27 (7-9 p.m. ET). This broadcast event [...]