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Forest Whitaker is a Hollywood actor.

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unite4:good Spreading Around the Globe
Demonstrating the global traction in its mission of empowering acts of kindness and service in order to create a positive shift in our global society, unite4:good today announced that public officials and community leaders in Africa and Asia have joined the cause.

unite4:good and Variety Announce Robert De Niro as Creative Commitment in Film Award Recipient and Andy Samberg as "unite4:humanity" Host
unite4:good (, the global movement for humanity and Variety announce Robert De Niro as the recipient of the Creative Commitment in Film Award and Andy Samberg as the host of the first ever unite4:humanity event to be held at the Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA on Thursday, February 27.

Inaugural Joe DiMaggio American Icon Award Presented to President Bill Clinton
President Bill Clinton was honored on January 24, 2014 with the first ever Joe DiMaggio American Icon Award presented by the Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital in recognition of the 100th Anniversary of Joe DiMaggio's birth.

Gawk Sponsors Slamdance Film Festival
Gawk Incorporated (OTCQB: GAWK) is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring the 2014 Slamdance Film Festival. The Slamdance Film Festival runs concurrently with the Sundance Film Festival, January 17-23, 2014 in Park City, Utah. In addition to sponsorship, Gawk will be the exclusive presenter of Slamdance TV content for the 2014 Slamdance Film Festival which will be featured on the www.gawk

Peace initiative launched in Mexico with Forest Whitaker, Ericsson, UNESCO, Postcode Lottery and partners

OverDrive Debuts Streaming Video Service to Libraries and Schools
OverDrive, the leading supplier of eBooks, audiobooks, music and video to libraries and schools, announced today that the Streaming Video lending service has launched in its first pilot at Los Angeles Public Library (

23rd Annual Summer Concert Series at Rodney Strong Vineyards
The 23rd annual concert series at Rodney Strong Vineyards builds upon its stellar reputation of legendary musicians, a beautiful concert setting and award-winning wines. For 2013, the concert series includes Rodney Strong first-timers Dwight Yoakam and B.B. King along with season opener Michael McDonald and other top names in contemporary jazz. For all the details, visit www.rodneystrong

Forest Whitaker's PeaceEarth Foundation and UNESCO Juba launch the Youth Peacemaker Network in South Sudan

Forest Whitaker's PeaceEarth Foundation and UNESCO Juba launch the Youth Peacemaker Network in South Sudan
Youth peacemaker network to harness technology to promote peace-building capacities among South Sudanese youth with the support of Ericsson, and Zain

Ericsson Brings Mobile Broadband to Peace Initiative With Forest Whitaker

Social Good Summit 2012: Ericsson builds commitment to Technology For Good

Matthew McConaughey set to play JFK
Matthew McConaughey has been cast to play President John F. Kennedy in 'The Butler', the film's director has revealed.

Jane Fonda cast as Nancy Regan in 'The Butler'
Jane Fonda is all set to essay the character of Nancy Regan, in Lee Daniel's historical drama 'The Butler'.

Minka Kelly tipped to play Jackie Kennedy in 'The Butler'
Minka Kelly is in talks to become the latest actress to portray Jackie Kennedy on screen in a new film about a real-life White House butler, according to reports.

Gaddafi's third son gave $100m to LA studio for movie that went to DVD
One of Muammar Gaddafi's sons is said to have invested 100 million dollars into an LA studio for a film that went straight to DVD.

Belltower Entertainment Announces New Website
Belltower Entertainment Corp (PINKSHEETS: BTOW) announced a new website and contact information for shareholders and the general public today. The new web address is and all other contact and current company information can be found there

Inception Media Group Acquires "My Own Love Song" Starring Academy Award(R) Winning Actors Renee Zellweger and Forest Whitaker
Inception Media Group, LLC, a diversified media company specializing in the production, acquisition and distribution of entertainment content, today announced it has acquired the North American rights to "My Own Love Song," an inspirational comedy with an Academy Award® winning cast and a musical soundtrack consisting exclusively of songs and score by the legendary Bob Dylan.

U2's Bono turns down Winfrey's TV show offer
Chat show queen Oprah Winfrey has revealed that she offered U2 rocker Bono his very own TV show, but he declined.

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