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Davis, Dujardin win lead honors at SAG awards

January 29th, 2012 11:18 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer were the maids of honor at Sunday's Screen Actors Guild Awards, where their Deep South drama "The Help" won them acting prizes and earned the trophy for overall cast performance.

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Neeson's 'The Grey' tops box office with $20 million

January 29th, 2012 10:31 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK Beware the Liam in Winter. Liam Neeson's "The Grey" topped the weekend box office with $20 million, according to studio estimates Sunday, continuing the actor's success as an action star in the winter months.

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Teens migrating to Twitter sometimes for privacy

January 29th, 2012 6:29 pm by Associated Press

CHICAGO Teens don't tweet, will never tweet too public, too many older users. Not cool. That's been the prediction for a while now, born of numbers showing that fewer than one in 10 teens were using Twitter early on.

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British radio's 'Desert Island Discs' turns 70

January 29th, 2012 6:14 pm by Associated Press

LONDON Margaret Thatcher chose Beethoven, Michael Caine picked Frank Sinatra and boxer George Foreman selected The Beatles' "All You Need is Love."

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911 call reveals frantic efforts to help Demi Moore

January 28th, 2012 9:57 pm by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES A 911 recording revealed frantic efforts by friends of Demi Moore to get help for the actress who was convulsing as they gathered around her and tried to comfort her.

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Etta James remembered as triumphant trailblazer

January 28th, 2012 7:59 pm by Associated Press

GARDENA, Calif. Etta James was remembered at a service Saturday attended by hundreds of friends, family and fans as a woman who triumphed against all odds to break down cultural and musical barriers in a style that was unfailingly honest.

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Scorsese, Hazanavicius lead Directors Guild rolls

January 28th, 2012 2:15 pm by DAVID GERMAIN, AP Movie Writer

LOS ANGELES (AP) Directors Guild of America Awards regular Martin Scorsese and first-timer Michel Hazanavicius are the favorites as Hollywood's top filmmaker group prepares to hand out prizes.

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Grammy-winning composer Clare Fischer dead at 83

January 28th, 2012 5:40 am by SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Clare Fischer, a Grammy-winning composer who wrote scores for television and movies and worked with legendary musicians like Dizzy Gillespie, has died. He was 83.

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Chris Isaak records album at the original Sun Studios in Memphis

January 28th, 2012 5:36 am by HILARY FOX and REETU RUPAL Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Chris Isaak is returning to the roots of rock 'n' roll and doing it old-school: All in one take.

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Screen Actors Guild votes to approve merger plan

January 28th, 2012 5:22 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Screen Actors Guild national board of directors has voted to approve a plan to merge with the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.

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