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roderick jaynes Read a Funny Story from the First Fictional Character to Ever Earn an Oscar Nomination

Note: In honor of the Academy Awards this Sunday, we’re reposting some of our favorite Oscar-related posts from years past. The following was first published on 2/22/13.

If you pay close enough attention to the films of Joel and Ethan Coen, you may have already realized that all of them are edited by a man named Roderick Jaynes, known as a bit of a cranky British recluse… Continue reading Read a Funny Story from the First Fictional Character to Ever Earn an Oscar Nomination

Aishwarya Rai to Play Fictional Bollywood Heroine

It’s a safe bet that Indian actress Aishwarya Rai won’t have to do too much research for her latest role: Bollywood’s biggest female star is … Continue reading Aishwarya Rai to Play Fictional Bollywood Heroine

Look out, Ladies of The View: Star Jones is planning to dish the deets on backstage dirt in a thinly-veiled work of fiction based on her decade-long tenure on one of daytime TV’s most popular gabfests. Revenge? Hell hath no fury like a fat girl scorned! We’ve learned that Simon & Schuster’s Gallery Books imprint has [...] Continue reading Star Jones Writing Book: “The Lunch Club” Fictional “The View” Tell-All