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Russell Crowe Mourns John Nash, Man on Whom ‘A Beautiful Mind’ Character Was Based

Russell Crowe is among many people mourning the death of John Nash. Crowe played a character in the film A Beautiful Mind that was based on Nash. John Forbes Nash, Jr. was a prominent mathematician, who suffered from schizophrenia later in his life. He was killed on Saturday in a car crash. He was 86. John Nash’s wife Alicia, who …

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Maureen O’Hara, Harry Belafonte Receive Honorary Oscars in Front of Star-Studded Audience.

Maureen O’Hara and Harry Belafonte were awarded honorary Academy Awards Saturday night in front of a star-studded audience at the Governor’s Awards Ceremony. Joining the legendary Irish actress and the social activist in receiving an honorary Academy Award were filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki and screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere. The event was held at a private dinner ceremony at Hollywood & Highland’s Ray …

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Netflix Gives Orange Is The New Black ‘Arrested Development’ Treatment

Netflix has just uploaded a video giving Orange is the New Black an Arrested Development-style intro. “And now the story of a wealthy girl who lost everything, and the one family who had no choice but to help her keep it together.” It even appears to have the Ron Howard narration (or at least a good impression of him). Orange …

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Rumor Has ‘The Dark Tower’ Possibly Going To Netflix

Rumors of a screen adaptation of Stephen King’s epic The Dark Tower series have been swirling for years, so it’s hard to put too much stock into any of them, but new rumors suggest it could become a Netflix series. AintItCool interviewed Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul at Sundance, who said he’s had “a ton of meetings” including a sit-down with …

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Steven Spielberg Ousts Oprah as Influential Celeb

Steven Spielberg has ousted Oprah Winfrey as the most influential celebrity in the U.S., according to an annual study conducted by Forbes magazine. It seems it was the film Lincoln that gave Spielberg the edge over Oprah. Earning him 12 Oscar nominations as well as $275 million at the box office in the U.S., it also brought in $93 million …

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“Rush” Gets Rave Reviews For Ron Howard

“Rush”, Ron Howard’s new film based on two real-life race car drivers, is getting rave reviews this week and is even being called Ron Howard’s best film to date. Howard–whose directorial credits include “Apolla 13″, “Cinderella Man”, and “The Da Vinci Code”–is garnering praise for the film’s high energy, fast-paced retelling of a true story that manages to incorporate a …

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Netflix Uploads Videos Of Ron Howard Narrating Tweets Arrested Development-Style

Ron Howard has been narrating tweets in Arrested Development style, and the Arrested Development Twitter account has been sharing Vines of them for a while. Today, Netflix uploaded a bunch of them to YouTube:

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Ron Howard Stops By ‘Arrested Development’ Banana Stand, Tweets Photo

There’s always money in the banana stand. As you may have heard, some Bluth banana stands have been popping up ahead of the return of Arrested Development. Ron Howard, the show’s narrator, tweeted this out a minute ago: Just thought I’d share. Here’s the trailer for season 4, which will be available on Netflix on May 26th. And don’t forget …

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“Arrested Development” Has Some Surprises In Store

“Arrested Development”, the Fox show about a wealthy family of self-obsessed, out-of-tune-with-reality Californians, will be coming back to us soon via Netflix, with several new episodes chronicling the adventures of each family member. Luckily, each original cast member has agreed to come back, and several key characters will be showing up, as well. Henry Winkler, who played attorney Barry Zuckercorn, …

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