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In case you haven’t had a chance to watch this fantastic Damon Lindelof interview yet, take some time off today and give it a shot. From The Verge, Lindelof discusses lots, including almost 30 minutes on the Lost finale. Definitely a must watch for fans of the writer and his shows/movies.

Here’s a wonderful Getty Images ad made up of 873 Getty images. The amount of painstaking research that must have… Continue reading Morning Watch: Hour-Long Damon Lindelof Interview, Great Getty Images Ad, and Roman Polanski Short

Two years after he’d been arrested in Zurich, Roman Polanski received a 10-minute standing ovation at the Zurich Film Festival as he accepted a lifetime achievement award. “Better late than never,” he said on finally being able to accept the award in person. In 2009, he was placed under house arrest when he arrived in Switzerland and nearly extradited to the U.S. for outstanding sexual assault… Continue reading Roman Polanski Returns to Zurich for Ovation After Arrest

Roman Polanski is one of the top nominees for the upcoming European Film Awards. The 77-year-old Polish actor is one of five men shortlisted for the Best European Director award, reports the BBC. The film, released outside the UK as ‘The Ghost Writer’, has also been nominated for Best European Film. Scottish star Ewan McGregor […] Continue reading Roman Polanski tops European Film Awards nominations

Roman Polanski attended a music festival in Switzerland last weekend to support his singer wife Emmanuelle Seigner. This was the filmmaker”s first public appearance after he regained his freedom on July 12. Polanski”s house arrest was lifted after Swiss officials turned down American prosecutors” requests to extradite him on a 33-year-old child-sex charge. He had […] Continue reading Polanski makes first public appearance as free man

Roman Polanski, the film director, was freed on Monday night after the Swiss government announced he would not be extradited on child sex charges … Continue reading Roman Polanski free after Swiss court rejects extradition to U.S.