News Nuggets: Oscar-winner Bernardo Bertolucci will head Venice Film Fest jury

Oscar-winning director Bernardo Bertolucci (“The Last Emperor”) will head the jury at the Venice Film Festival. In Contention

Tony nominations are bittersweet for Keith Carradine (“Hands on a Hardbody“), Carolee Carmello (“Scandalous“), and Rob McClure (“Chaplin“), whose shows were already closed when nominations were announced. Associated Press

Tony and Emmy winner Cherry Jones will appear in off-Broadway production of a new play titled “When We Were Young and Unafraid” by Sarah Treem, who also writes and produces for the Netflix series “House of Cards.”

Michael Haneke wins the Prince of Asturias award for the arts in Madrid, Spain. BBC

Two-time Oscar-winning Best Director Ang Lee awarded a medal of honour in Taiwan for his achievements in film: “President Ma Ying-jeou conferred the highest class of the ‘Order of the Brilliant Star’ to Lee, making him the first person from the arts and entertainment sector to receive the honour. ‘I win this medal because of my Oscar award, I share the Oscar with everyone and I share this honour with everyone. I hope Taiwan’s arts and entertainment will get better and better,’ Lee said.” AFP

Spanish artist Miguel Bose will be honored as 2013 Person of the Year at Latin Grammys gala in November. EFE

Daytime television memorobilia added to Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, including items from “All My Children‘s” Susan Lucci and “Jeopardy‘s” Alex Trebek. We Love Soaps

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