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Triple Crown of Acting watch – who can join next?
Lin Manuel Miranda is just missing the Oscar if I recall and I think he has something to do with theJake
^^She was just 19 when she made her screen debut in "The Heavenly Creatures" and a string of very successful movies followed pretty much right of the bat, "Titanic" has made her a superstar at 22 and it all culminated with an Oscar for "The Reader".
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The best Golden Globes double lead nominees (Drama + M/C)
+2 Audrey Hepburn: Wait Until Dark + Two for the Road +2 Diane Keaton: Looking for Mr. Goodbar + AnnJake
Diane Keaton is a great winner with Audrey Hepburn as the best runner-up possible. Thank you very much for playing this game! It was a great fun. 🙂
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Oscar wins/nods for playing teachers, academics, trainers/coaches etc.
Edward James Olmos received a Best Actor nomination in 1988 for Stand And Deliver as real-life highAtypical
If we're counting trainers, then add these two: Burgess Meredith in "Rocky" as Rocky's trainer and cutman Mickey. Louis Gossett, Jr. in "An Officer and a Gentleman" as Gunnery Sergeant Emil Foley.
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Oscar wins/nods for playing actors, singers, stage performers
BEST ACTRESS 1992 Mary McDonnell as May-Alice Culhane on Passion Fish (actress) 1997 Julie ChristieJake
Added Susannah York for "They Shoot Horses, Don't They?".
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No Tony Award for Geraldine Page?
When Geraldine Page was first nominated for Sweet Bird of Youth back in 1960, she lost Anne BancroftJake
But at least Ivey and Parsons are still active and have a chance of winning. Page was so well-known as a stage performer, almost literally dying on stage, that it is somewhat of a surprise that she never won, but, seeing her c
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How is that possible that Diana Ross has NEVER WON a competitive Grammy?
I don't have a reason why she never has but someone needs to get her to record an album with Tony BeEmmyfan
I think that in some of the races, Diana was in the top three. Some voters in the 70s and 80s might not like how things turned out with The Supremes and said - nope, not voting for Diana.
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Why are there no new adaptations of John Grisham's work?
To be fair I haven't read his novels since he early ones but maybe his ewer ones aren't that great aJake
Grisham is very protective of his intellectual property, and maybe his pickiness in that regard and/or casting veto rights came back to haunt him. I recall a fairly big controversy way back when where he vetoed Will Smith for
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Documentary Now! (Cate Blanchett better win that Emmy!)
They're submitting her in Comedy Guest Actress. I love the show, loved this episode, and really hopeJake
Yep, I know. Thanks, Anna, that's good news. Fingers crossed.
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"Sorry to Bother You" starring Lakeith Stanfield – Official Thread
SORRY TO BOTHER YOU | Official Trailer One of my most anticipated movies of the year. It looks absoDorsey
I love this movie. Its messiness is part of its rabid, radical charm.
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Oscar's Best Original Songs in Top 10 of Billboard Hot 100 – elimination game
+5 Lose Yourself (8 Mile) -5 The Time of My Life (Dirty Dancing) Lose Yourself (8 Mile): 25 Hush,vinny
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90th Academy Awards – Best Screenplay Thread
What is The Papers adapting? There is no credited source material on either Wikipedia or IMDb. CallJake
First post updated with the nominees.
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90th Academy Awards – submissions for Best Foreign Language Film
Azerbaijan: "Pomegranate Orchard" by Ilgar Najaf Bosnia and Herzegovina: "Men Don't Cry" by Alena DrGusCruz
Don't underestimate Félicité for a nod. It stands out. The Wound is not really "about circumcision", but it's too explicitly gay for the older voters who usually invest themselves in this category. I really dislike Loveless, A Fantastic Woman and T
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People who won Grammy for PERFORMING and Oscar for ACTING
PEOPLE WHO WON BEST NEW ARTIST AT THE GRAMMYS AND OSCAR IN A MUSICAL CATEGORY The Beatles Marvin HaThatcher
Disgracefully, Jennifer Hudson.
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2 Best Supporting Actress nominees from the same movie – elimination game
+5 Gone with the Wind -5 Up in the Air “Gone with the Wind”: Olivia de Havilland & Hattie Mvinny
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US Open 2017 (final Grand Slam of this TENNIS season)
I'm thinking Sloane will be her third round opponent whom she will beat in two tight sets. I'm so puJake
Who's gonna win this time? 8 women can earn No. 1 spot after the tournament: Simona Halep, Romania (has the most ranking points with US Open 2016 points dropped) Garbine Muguruza, Spain (needs at least 4R to surpass Halep) Elina Svitolina, Ukraine (
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