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Cannes honors women in independent productions

CANNES, France ? This year’s Cannes Film Festival is filled with big-budget movies like “Puss in Boots” and “Kung Fu Panda 2,” but on Thursday … Continue reading Cannes honors women in independent productions

2011 Independent Spirit Award Nominees

Countdown to the 2011 Academy Awards: First stop — The 2011 Independent Spirit Awards…. Last Night star Eva Mendes and two-time Spirit nominee Jeremy Renner announced the nominees for the 2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards from the London Hotel in West Hollywood on Tuesday morning. Drama Winter’s Bone and comedy The Kids Are All Right [...] Continue reading 2011 Independent Spirit Award Nominees

The 13th British Independent Film Awards ceremony is set to honour Helena Bonham Carter and Liam Neeson on 5th December. Bonham Carter, star of the Harry Potter films, will get the Richard Harris Award, previously won by actors including John Hurt and Bob Hoskins, reports the BBC. She is also up for supporting actress for [...] Continue reading Bonham Carter to be honoured at 13th British Independent Film Awards

Life after Ugly Betty is looking very attractive for newly-engaged star America Ferrera. The 26-year-old star — who won an Emmy, a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award for her portrayal of Betty Suarez on the defunct ABC dramedy Ugly Betty — has been tapped to host the ninth season of PBS’ [...] Continue reading America Ferrera Will Host PBS’ “Independent Lens”

The PBS series “Independent Lens” says actress America Ferrera will host its ninth season of documentary films.. Ferrera follows past “Independent … Continue reading America Ferrera set as new host of documentary anthology series 'Independent Lens' on PBS