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All the AFI winners

JACKI Weaver stole the show at the Australian Film Institute awards in Melbourne on Saturday night – without even being in the room.. . The … Continue reading All the AFI winners

Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman was named Monday as the 39th recipient of the American Film Institute’s Life Achievement Award, AFI’s highest… Continue reading AFI to honor Morgan Freeman with Life Achievement Award

Director Mike Nichols adds AFI career honor to his Oscar, Emmy, Tony, Grammy prize roll Julia Roberts hurled a four-letter word at Mike Nichols to get things rolling at Thursday night’s star-studded American Film Institute’s life-achievement honor for the director. Roberts, the star of Nichols’ films “Closer” and “Charlie Wilson’s War,” said he is “one of the … Continue reading Director Nichols adds AFI honor to long prize roll

Hanks, Streep and Roberts among stars honoring Mike Nichols with AFI Life Achievement Award Tom Hanks, Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep and Cher will be among the stars honoring Mike Nichols when he receives the Life Achievement Award from the American Film Institute. The 78-year-old movie, television and stage director won an Oscar for “The Graduate.” He directed Hanks and Roberts … Continue reading Hanks, Streep to honor Nichols at AFI celebration