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Spike Lee to be honoured at Venice film fest


August 4th, 2012 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 4 (IANS) Filmmaker Spike Lee will be honoured at the 2012 Venice Film Festival for his contribution to cinema.The "Do The Right Thing" director will be conferred ... Read more...

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Spike Lee’s MJ documentary in post production


July 10th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Spike Lee's documentary on late King of Pop Michael Jackson is in the final stages of post production. The behind-the-scenes project focuses ... Read more...

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Colin Firth in ‘Oldboy’ remake?


November 15th, 2011 - 6:50 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Nov 15 (IANS) Actor Colin Firth has been approached to play the role of a villain in the remake of Park Chan-wook's South Korean revenge classic, "Oldboy".After ... Read more...

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Tyler Perry blasts Spike Lee


April 21st, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, April 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tyler Perry exploded during a press conference to promote his latest Madea movie “Madea’s Big Happy Family.” Tyler’s anger had to do with the mention of ... Read more...

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Celebrities throng Prince’s concert


December 21st, 2010 - 1:33 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Prince’s concert was held on Saturday with thousands attending the event at the Madison Square Gardens.There were a host of celebrities at the venue. Among them ... Read more...

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Oksana Grigorieva ‘to sue’ Mel Gibson


September 17th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): Oksana Grigorieva is apparently set to file a lawsuit against ex-beau Mel Gibson alleging, among other things, battery, emotional distress and defamation.According to sources, Oksana has hired ... Read more...

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Thousands of MJ fans gather to celebrate his 52nd birthday


August 30th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 30 (ANI): Multitude of fans gathered across U.S. on weekend to celebrate Michael Jackson's 52nd birthday.Devoted King of Pop fans proved they have not forgotten about the 'Thriller hitmaker', ... Read more...

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Michael Jackson’s Birthday Makes Fans Nostalgic Once More


August 29th, 2010 - 7:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It has been more than a year that the king of pop Michael Jackson passed away but the fans of the singer love him all the ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt raises voice against oil spill


August 24th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 24 (IANS) Hollywood actor Brad Pitt has raised his voice against the executives responsible for the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, saying they deserve the death penalty. The "Inglourious ... Read more...

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Spike Lee slams Obama for oil spill


August 24th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Spike Lee has accused US President Barack Obama of an error of judgment for "trusting" bosses at oil giant BP to halt a potential environmental ... Read more...

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Spike Lee’s “If God Is Willing And Da Creek Don’t Rise” Captures The Aftermath Of Hurricane Katrina


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:37 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Spike Lee is back with his sequel of his award-winning 2006 documentary that captured the devastating aftermath of Hurricane Katrina that tore the city apart five ... Read more...

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Spike Lee denounces the Gulf Report


August 9th, 2010 - 8:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
California, Aug 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Spike Lee has called the announcement by scientists that most of the oil in the Gulf of Mexico has disappeared as a 'Lie'.It ought to ... Read more...

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Spike Lee Says, “Gulf Report A Lie”


August 9th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The US administration’s report that the oil spill mess has been cleaned up by 75% is being met with open trepidation. The BP ... Read more...

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Spike Lee Blasts Federal Report On Oil Spill


August 9th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Aug 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Filmmaker Spike Lee has called the claims of the US Government on the oil spill a lie. A recent release by the government said that the ... Read more...

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Are Jessica White and Sean Penn back together?


July 26th, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 26 (ANI): Jessica White and Sean Penn seem to be cozying up to each other again - fuelling rumours that they are back together.The two were recently spotted ... Read more...

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Brad Pitt Finally Shaves ‘Grey Beard’


June 14th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 14 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans of Brad Pitt are breathing a sigh of relief, since he has finally shaved off the "Beard of Terror" as it has been called. The ... Read more...

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“Who Do You Think You Are?” Hits Small Screen


March 6th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, March 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) NBC channel's "Who Do You Think You Are?", which is an adaptation of the popular British show is hoping big draw in America as ... Read more...

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Brit politician attacks Disney over lack of disabled characters in films


January 31st, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Disney has come under attack by former British Labour MP Oona King for the lack of disabled characters in their films.Although, Disney drew a warm response when its ... Read more...

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Documentary “Passing Strange” Premieres On PBS


January 14th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Jan 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Passing Strange", the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical's film version premiered on 'Great Performances' on PBS on Wednesday night and it turned out to be a hugely ... Read more...

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Spike Lee joins campaign to get US to host soccer World Cup


January 6th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 6 (ANI): American filmmaker Spike Lee has joined the campaign to support United States' bid to host the soccer World Cup.Lee, an avowed fan of London club Arsenal, is ... Read more...

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Christopher Plummer’s Caesar Act Shown On CTV


December 28th, 2009 - 8:10 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The theater lovers have a penchant for watching the acting skills and histrionics of veteran actor Christopher Plummer. He wowed the viewers with his awe inspiring performance ... Read more...

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Diddy to throw “party of the century” to celebrate his 40th b’day


November 17th, 2009 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 17 (ANI): Singer Sean "Diddy" Combs is hosting the "party of a century" to celebrate his 40th birthday.The rapper has hired event planner Bronson Van Wyck for the grand ... Read more...

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Steve Harvey Morning Show


November 5th, 2009 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Steve Harvey Morning show is a nationally syndicated radio program which is presented by the radio personality Steve Harvey. The 1957 born comedian is ... Read more...

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Public sneezing in times of flu pandemic triggers fear of unrelated hazards


November 3rd, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): A new American study suggests that sneezing in public in times of a flu pandemic creates a huge fear of health threats, including risks that cannot possibly be ... Read more...

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Keni Thomas Sings The National Anthem To A Thundering Applause At The World Series


October 29th, 2009 - 6:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez New York, Oct. 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) American country singer Keni Thomas created quite a buzz last night when he sang the national anthem at the Yankee stadium, which was filled ... Read more...

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Spike Lee speaks against Tyler Perry


October 27th, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Moviemaker Spike Lee has picked a new tiff with acclaimed actor/director Tyler Perry after he said that the star's hit films are a step ... Read more...

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Tyler Rises To The Defense Of His Shows Against Lee’s Comments


October 27th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by GD
Oct.27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Director Tyler Perry said in a television interview that he felt Spike Lee had insulted and angered him a lot. This was no doubt in retaliation to the comments ... Read more...

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Obamas’ to head for Martha’s Vineyard for summer vacation


July 6th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 6 (ANI): For their summer vacation, the Obamas are reportedly headed to Martha's Vineyard.The trip, however, could come with some complications for the first family, reports Politico.By ... Read more...

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“Lahore” bags Jury award for best feature film at Houston


May 2nd, 2009 - 10:55 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Director Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan, who makes his directorial debut with "Lahore", now joins "the exalted ilk of filmmaking luminaries" such as Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Ang Lee, Ridley Scots, Robert Rodriguez, ... Read more...

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Thurman, Ryan, Goldberg, Brody to head Tribeca Film Festival


April 22nd, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 22 (ANI): Hollywood actors Uma Thurman, Meg Ryan, Whoopi Goldberg and Adrien Brody have been chosen to head the judging panel at this year's Tribeca Film Festival in New ... Read more...

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Francis Ford Coppola to be honoured at San Francisco Film Festival


March 31st, 2009 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Francis Ford Coppola is set to be honoured with the Founder's Directing Award at the San Francisco Film Festival.The Godfather director will receive the award from the ... Read more...

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New York Posts cartoon is an invitation to assassinate Obama: NAACP


February 23rd, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 23 (ANI): The head of Americas oldest civil rights group has urged a boycott of the New York Post for publishing a cartoon which he said is an ... Read more...

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Spike Lee wants boycott of New York Post over chimpanzee cartoon


February 21st, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb.21 (ANI): Filmmaker Spike Lee called on celebrities to join a boycott of the New York Post Friday during a raucous protest of a racially charged cartoon. Joined by his ... Read more...

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Sharpton, black leaders planning boycott of New York Post over chimp cartoon


February 20th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb.20 (ANI): The Reverend Al Sharpton has decided to spearhead a city-wide boycott of the New York Post over an offensive cartoon that critics believe compared President Obama to ... Read more...

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Spike Lee to produce film on WWII book


February 3rd, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 3 (ANI): Spike Lee has grabbed rights to produce Brendan Koerner''s book "Now the Hell Will Start" which based on World War II.Lee will produce the manhunt tale under ... Read more...

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