Posts Tagged Hollywood

Steve Martin reflects on his career as he receives AFI honor

In this June 23, 2014 file photo, Steve Martin poses during "The Un-Private Collection: Eric Fischl and Steve Martin," an art talk presented by The Broad museum in Santa Monica, Calif. Martin will receive the American Film Institute’s 43th Life Achievement Award at a private ceremony on June 4, 2015, in Hollywood.  (Photo by Ryan Miller/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In the early 1980s, when Steve Martin was a fledgling movie star, he recalls attending the American Film Institute’s celebration of Frank Capra and how Hollywood glitterati swirled around the Oscar-winning filmmaker.

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David Oyelowo creates a tortured soul in HBO’s ‘Nightingale’

In this Feb. 1, 2015 file photo, David Oyelowo arrives at the 30th Santa Barbara International Film Festival Virtuosos Award ceremony in Santa Barbara, Calif. Oyelowo stars in the HBO  single-character drama, "Nightingale," debuting  9 p.m. EDT, Friday, May 29, 2015. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — HBO’s “Nightingale” is a small film with an indelibly big performance by David Oyelowo, who plays an emotionally damaged man losing himself further after a spasm of off-camera violence.

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After a decade online, YouTube is redefining celebrity

This Thursday, May 21, 2015 photo shows a DudePerfect YouTube marketing billboard in Culver City, Calif. Google has opened production facilities in London, Los Angeles, New York, Tokyo and Sao Paulo for creators who have more than 5,000 subscribers to film videos. The studios are equipped with sets and equipment that transcend most YouTubers' living rooms and webcams and the spaces serve as social hubs for creators. Several of them will host 10th anniversary parties on May 27. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s a meet-and-greet worthy of an A-list star.

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