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For Mother’s Day, Lifetime is celebrating the most important mama of all: Georgia Holt, who gave us Cher. The result is Dear Mom, Love Cher, a candid, if blithely rose-colored documentary. There are great revelations: Mama Cher can sing! Mama Cher almost aborted baby Cher!
Writer-director P. David Ebersole gathers Cher (billed as a producer and “creator”)… Continue reading ‘Dear Mom, Love Cher’ review: Inside the crazy, talented life of Georgia Holt
The Great American Idol Ratings Limbo Contest of 2013 continued Thursday night.
Cue up the festive steel-drum music: The former reality titan once again cleared an even lower Nielsen bar. Only 11 million viewers tuned in. More remarkably, the show only had a 2.5 rating among adults 18-49, down 7 percent from last week. For mere mortal shows, a 2.5 rating is acceptable — and would be downright great… Continue reading ‘American Idol’ hits crazy low
Ben Affleck may be absent a nod at the Oscars, but he won the Directors Guild of America Award for Argo over the weekend. The 65th annual DGA ceremony took place at the Ray Dolby Ballroom in Hollywood, where the filmmaker delivered a humble speech to audiences: “I worked really, really hard to become the best director I could be, by putting in as [many] hours… Continue reading Ben Affleck Wins DGA, Plus: Watch the Crazy Short Film That Launched His Directorial Career