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Hollywood lost a star today with the passing of actress Diana Douglas at age 92.

Diana passed away Saturday at Motion Picture and Television Home in Woodland Hills, according to her husband Donald Webster.

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Diana began modeling and acting in the 1940’s. She met her first husband, Kirk Douglas while they were both acting students at the American Academy of Dramatic… Continue reading Actress Diana Douglas Dead At 92– Mother Of Michael Douglas, Ex-Wife Of Kirk

The Star Wars stand-alone movies have been a swirling vortex of mystery and rumors ever since it was unveiled that Disney would be branching out beyond the new, core trilogy. Some said they’d focus on old characters, with Han Solo, Yoda, and Boba Fett all getting their own origin story movies. Some have said they’ll revisit old events from the original trilogy from… Continue reading The First 'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie Casts One of This Year's Best Actress Nominees

Today, the New York Film Critics Circle named Marion Cotillard as Best Actress of 2014. For what performance? Well, for two, actually. She was honored for both The Immigrant and Two Days, One Night, acknowledging that she had a great year and couldn’t just let one of the two movies represent that distinction.

That multiple-role/performance recognition is common with critics-group awards, and… Continue reading What Actor or Actress Had the Best Year in Multiple Movies in 2014?

Actress Misty Upham, who played a housekeeper in August: Osage County and also appeared in the film Frozen River, has been missing for six days, her frantic father says.

American Indian performer Upham’s father Charles reported her missing on Oct. 6. She was last seen leaving her apartment in Auburn, Washington on Sunday, according to the Indian Country Today Media Network.

“Our officers responded to her apartment where she lives with… Continue reading August: Osage County Actress Misty Upham Goes Missing Following ‘Suicidal Call’

Jessica Lange won an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie on Monday night for her performance on American Horror Story: Coven on FX.

“I’m profoundly surprised at this, but very grateful,” Lange said in her acceptance speech. “Special thanks to everybody who is part of my life on this show, starting with, as Kathy [Bates] said, one of the greatest crews that work tirelessly.” She also thanked her… Continue reading Jessica Lange wins Miniseries or Movie Lead Actress Emmy