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Woody Allen is an Award-winning film director.

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Allen is reported to have given Penelope Cruz just two hoyrs to decide if she wanted to do a role in Vicky Cristina Barcelona.

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Curb Energy Consumption
(Family Features) Water heaters are energy intensive appliances. In fact, they are the second largest energy user in the home, and as they age, they become less efficient, requiring even more energy.

An Urban Aerie: the Quin Unveils Its New Triplex Penthouse Suite
A year and half after its much-heralded debut, the Quin, located at 57th Street and Sixth Avenue, has unveiled its new triplex Penthouse Suite -- a luxurious sanctuary near Central Park. Like the coda to a great piece of music or the final flourish to a painting, the Penthouse Suite is the finishing touch to New York's quintessential lifestyle hotel

Citi(R) Presents Larry David and David Steinberg
Citi® today announced an exclusive event with Larry David and David Steinberg. The conversation-style event will take place in Downtown Los Angeles at The Theatre at Ace Hotel on Sunday, September 28 at 7:00PM. Tickets will be available for purchase exclusively by Citi cardmembers via www.citiprivatepass.com beginning Tuesday, July 29th at 12:00 PM PDT

'MY BUDDY' Brings Legendary Comedian Buddy Hackett to Life During Kravis Center Premiere January 16-19
Legendary Comedian Buddy Hackett is brought to life in this live musical theatrical production, told by the person closest to him... his son, Sandy Hackett. "MY BUDDY" premieres at the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts January 16-19.

Garrett Brown Joins TMMI Advisory Board
TMM, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TMMI) ("TMMI" or "the Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of filmmaker Garrett Brown to its advisory board, effective November 1st, 2012.

Cinedigm Entertainment Group Bolsters Executive Ranks With Hire of Vincent Scordino as VP of Acquisitions
Cinedigm Entertainment Group, a division of Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM) has named Vincent Scordino as Vice-President of Theatrical Acquisitions.

Camelot Runs Away With 'THE DISH AND THE SPOON'
Camelot Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTCBB: CMGR) ("Camelot") announced today that Camelot Distribution Group ("CDG") has acquired all international media rights for the indie black comedy THE DISH AND THE SPOON

'Old man' Woody Allen still 'wants to be one who gets the girl'
Woody Allen's various connections to high-profile actresses much younger to him have been a mainstay of his career, but "while he gets older, they stay the same age".

Veteran actors take a dig at current Hollywood fare
Veteran actress Debbie Reynolds has said that the standard of Hollywood movies has gone down as compared to older generation movies.

Penelope Cruz intends to work on just one movie a year
Penelope Cruz says her priorities have changed since she became a mother and the actress has now decided to make just "one movie a year".

Lady Gaga to have cameo role in 'MIB 3'
Lady Gaga is set to make a cameo appearance in the third sequel of 'Men In Black'.

Jean Dujardin apologises for dropping F-bomb at Oscars
Jean Dujardin, who won the best actor award for 'The Artist' at the Oscars, has apologised for screaming the French equivalent of the F-word in excitement when he received the prize.

'The Artist' bags top honours at Oscars
On the biggest night in Hollywood, 'The Artist' emerged as the loud and clear winner at Sunday's Academy Awards, and took home five Oscars including those for Best Picture, Director and Actor.

Freida Pinto says she's had her share of 'down moments'
Freida Pinto admits that it's not all smooth sailing for her in the world of showbiz and she isn't always up to the fame game.

Anupam Kher dreams to write book on his dad
Bollywood actor Anupam Kher has revealed that he wishes to write a book on his 83-year-old father, who is presently unwell.

Michel Hazanavicius wins directing honour for 'The Artist'
Director Michel Hazanavicius won the best director title at the annual Directors Guild Awards beating names like Woody Allen and Martin Scorsese.

Meryl Streep in 'The Iron Lady' is bookies' favourite for Best Actress Oscar
Meryl Streep and George Clooney are the bookmakers' favourites to win the top acting honours at the Oscars this year.

Williams and Plummer win top honours at Golden Globes
Christopher Plummer, Michelle Williams, Octavia Spencer and Showtime's 'Homeland' won the top honours at the 69th annual Golden Globe awards.

Buddy Hackett Is Back -- in a New Comedy
Currently on tour with "Sandy Hackett's Rat Pack Show," Sandy Hackett and Lisa Dawn Miller -- producers and stars of the highly acclaimed production -- are excited to announce the launch of "My Buddy," a new one-man show, starring Sandy Hackett, directed by Lisa Dawn Miller, paying homage to Sandy's father, legendary comedian Buddy Hackett.

A Fascinating Book for the Fans of Hollywood Celebrities and Movie Buffs
A unique book on top 55 Hollywood celebrities, Hollywood Celebrities: Basic Things You've Always Wanted to Know, Vol. 1, was recently released by author-caricaturist Sati Achath. This is a fascinating book because it consolidates the personal biographical details (such as age, education, family life, etc.) of these celebrities. The best part of the book, however, is the 'Factoids' section

Woody Allen says Previn scandal gave edge to his reputation
Director Woody Allen has revealed that he was secretly pleased by the media attention he got due to his 1992 love affair with his then-girlfriend Mia Farrow's adopted daughter.

I was bulimic when I was dating Woody Allen, says actress Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton has revealed in her memoir that a crippling eating disorder took over her life when she was dating Woody Allen.

Woody Allen finds 'new muse' in Michelle Obama
America's first Lady, Michelle Obama now has an option to fall back upon Hollywood, as three-time Academy Award winning writer and director, Woody Allen has expressed his desire to work with her.

Freida Pinto under fire from critics for snubbing Bollywood
Actress Freida Pinto has come under fire from critics in her native India for allegedly shunning film roles in Bollywood.

Woody Allen to star in his new flick 'The Bop Decameron'
Director Woody Allen is all set to star in his new upcoming movie 'The Bop Decameron'.

Woody Allen laments not being able to 'play love interest' in his own movies
Director Woody Allen has expressed his desire to 'play the love interest' in one of his own movies, but laments that he no longer can portray such roles.

How overconfidence is a winning survival strategy
A new study has suggested that harbouring a mistakenly inflated belief that we can easily meet challenges or win conflicts is actually good for us.

“Spirit Of New York” At The American Center
The American Center New Delhi, in collaboration with Taj Enlighten Film Society, will host the “Spirit of New York” Film Festival, September 9-11, 2011. The festival will showcase films that illustrate the eternal spirit, hope and vibrancy of the great city of New York. This event marks a decade of resilience since the tragic events of September 11, 2001

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