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The Academy Awards Board Of Governors is discussing giving movies’ biggest night a big makeover. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is reportedly considering moving the air date of 2011 Academy Awards from early March to January. Deadline.com’s Nikke Finke writes: “I’ve just learned that, at tonight’s Board of Governors meeting of the Academy […] Continue reading Academy Awards Moving To January?

International Indian film Academy awards ceremonies have started in Colombo, but the glamour is still missing as most of the big celebrity actors have kept themselves away from the functions. Back home in India, sentiments of the people are not with the awards due to a reports of mistreatment of the Tamil people in the […] Continue reading IIFA begins amid missing glamour and threats

FILE – In this March 5, 2010 file photo, an Oscar statue stands on the red carpet outside the Kodak Theatre for the 82nd Academy Awards in Los Angeles, Calif. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta, file)
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Recently Bollywood actor Salman Khan revealed that he would be performing at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2010 which are to be held in Colombo, Sri Lanka scheduled from June 3–5.
Salman’s Being Human Foundation is also going to support a cause. He will be the ‘Ambassador for Change’ for the IIFA Charity Initiative.
Confirming […] Continue reading Salman Khan will perform at IIFA in Colombo

British actress Dame Helen Mirren has lashed out at Hollywood directors for casting British actors as villains.
The 64-year-old Academy award winner suggested a wider range of roles would help Americans learn that Britons aren”t ‘just the royal family’.
She also said that her British colleagues were an ‘easy target.’
””I think it’’s rather unfortunate that the […] Continue reading Dame Helen Mirren slams Hollywood for casting Britons as villains