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The TV ZoneBack in the day when award ceremonies weren't as media-mad events as they are today, the Emmys were held after the TV season ended. Forty-five years ago this week, the 1962-63 Emmys were handed out to such programs as "The......
LA Times MagazineSurprising stats from the most famous awards show of them all...
Gold DerbyThree years after causing an uproar with her supporting nod for a 15-second appearance in the telefilm "Mrs. Harris," Ellen Burstyn won her first Emmy for a guest appearance on the drama series "Law & Order: SVU." With this victory, she becomes the 18th...
Gold DerbyOscar nominee Abigail Breslin ("Little Miss Sunshine") will make her Broadway debut next March in the first rialto revival of 1960 best play winner "The Miracle Worker." Breslin will play Helen Keller while Tony nominee Alison Pill ("The Lieutenant of...
Gold DerbyIf Gabourey Sidibe ("Precious") wins the Oscar on March 7, she'll become the fifth performer to prevail as best actress for her film debut. Of the previous four, one was Shirley Booth ("Come Back, Little Sheba"). The three others are pictured below. Who...
While Hollywood suffered through a three-month-long writers' strike that threatened to scuttle many an awardsfest, last fall's labor strife on Broadway lasted only 18 days before the stagehands and the producers agreed to a deal. Thus, the season was...
Arthur Laurents, a Tony Award-winning playwright and director who wrote the books for the classic Broadway musicals "West Side Story" and "Gypsy" and later wrote the hit movies "The Way We Were" and "The Turning Point," died Thursday. He was believed to...
Tribune theater criticA gallon of bitters with very little gin, Arthur Laurents' "The Time of the Cuckoo" opened on Broadway in 1952 with Shirley Booth playing the laughing-on-the-outside, crying-on-the-inside Ohio gal on holiday in Venice, yearning for romance. The play...
denotes winner Performance by an actor in a leading role Marlon Brando as Emiliano Zapata in VIVA ZAPATA! 20th Century-Fox Gary Cooper as Will Kane in HIGH NOON Stanley Kramer Productions; UA Kirk Douglas as Jonathan Shields in THE BAD AND THE...
The EnvelopeFrom The Times: March 20, 1953 Cecil B. De Mille, veteran Hollywood showman, last night became a prime honoree of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for his 70th film, which he made at the age of 70. His production, "The Greatest Show on...
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Hartford Courant staff writerNot long into Act I of the Cape Playhouse story, a determined young woman in a summer dress and heels strides down a rutted, sandy drive toward a churchlike building. It is early summer 1928, and sea gull caws meld with distant hammering. The playhouse's...
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