Three workers were injured Thursday when the stage for an upcoming Elton John concert collapsed at the Maya pyramids of Chichen Itza, in southern Mexico, event organizers said. The injured were taken to a nearby hospital where two were promptly released but the third was retained for surgery to a fractured leg,” concert organizer Jorge Esma told AFP. The concert … Continue reading Elton John stage collapses in Mexico injuring three
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Supermodel Kate Moss is reportedly set to make her stage debut in ‘The Tempest’.
The 36-year-old catwalk queen is said to have landed a minor role as a nymph in an upcoming version of Shakespeare”””’’s play.
Moss was reportedly roped in following a series of meetings and phone calls with Kevin Spacey who is overseeing the production [...] Continue reading Kate Moss ”to make stage debut with nymph role in Shakespeare”’’s ””The Tempest’
A documentary producer who interrupted a director's Oscar acceptance speech Sunday night says she was the one who was "big-footed" on stage.
Elinor Burkett, appearing Tuesday on HLN's "The Joy Behar Show," said Roger Ross Williams' charge that she ambushed him is wrong.
" 'Ambushed' makes it sound like I was just some woman who stormed up on the stage," Burkett said.
Williams and Burkett worked together on "Music by Prudence," a half-hour film about a Zimbabwean woman who overcomes a severe disability and family rejection in one of the world's poorest countries. It won the Academy Award for best short documentary.
Williams was 10 seconds into his acceptance when Burkett, 63, edged him from the microphone.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Comedy stars Steve Martin and Alec Baldwin, the first duo to share the Oscar stage as co-hosts in the television age, traded punch lines and barbs in Sunday’s show as they gently roasted this year’s nominees. Working the room like a pair of Hollywood insider insult comics, Martin and Baldwin singled out many of the … Continue reading Martin, Baldwin give stars comic one-two punch
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The Academy Awards have long been dominated by men and their movies, but Hollywood’s women may steal the spotlight Sunday when the final curtain falls on the top film honors watched around the world. Kathryn Bigelow is the frontrunner to win the golden trophy dubbed Oscar for best director with Iraq war film “The Hurt Locker … Continue reading Oscar sets the stage for ladies night