Mork and a puppy
"No matter what anybody tells you, words and ideas can change the world," Williams stated in 1989’s Dead Poets Society, a drama marked by his nuanced portrayal of an English teacher who dares to think outside the classroom. His performance as John Keating earned him another Oscar nod, as well as a Golden Globe nomination.
Good to know.
My nephew Godson Fitz hanging out in Laredo with his grandparents and aunt. Summer 2014.
Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence will return to present at this year’s Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Sunday, March 2, live on ABC.
Lawrence took home the Oscar for her lead performance in “Silver Linings Playbook.” She is nominated this year for her supporting role in “American Hustle.” Previously Lawrence was nominated for her leading role in “Winter’s Bone.” Her other credits include “X-Men: First Class” and “The Hunger Games” series.
Three-time Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis will return to present at this year’s Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced. Winning for the title role in last year’s “Lincoln,” Day-Lewis has also been nominated for five Oscars in the lead actor category. The Oscars, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Sunday, March 2, live on ABC. http://bit.ly/DDLOscars
Two-time Oscar-nominated actress and multiple Grammy Award-winning singer Bette Midler will perform for the first time on the Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. The Oscars, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Sunday, March 2, live on ABC.
“We are thrilled to have Bette perform on the Oscars for the very first time,” said Zadan and Meron. “We believe she will make our Oscar telecast an especially moving evening.”
Midler received Oscar nominations for Actress in a Leading Role for “For the Boys” and The Rose.” She has recorded 13 studio albums, the first of which, 1972’s “The Divine Miss M,” sold over a million copies and earned her a Grammy for Best New Artist. Midler has gone on to sell over 30 million albums worldwide and win two additional Grammys for the songs “The Rose” (Best Female Pop Vocal Performance) and “Wind Beneath My Wings” (Record of the Year). She has been honored with three Emmy Awards and a special Tony Award® in 1974 for her contribution to that year’s Broadway season. Her numerous starring film roles include “The First Wives Club,” “Down and Out in Beverly Hills” and “Ruthless People,” Last year Midler portrayed the late Hollywood agent Sue Mengers in the hit Broadway production, “I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers.”
The nominees for Adapted Screenplay are…
Alfred Hitchcock photographed by Jean-Loup Sieff (1962)
Pink will make a special appearance on the Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced.
"We are very excited to welcome Pink to the Oscar stage for the very first time," the producers said of the Grammy-winner singer and actress. "She is regarded as one of the greatest voices in pop music and one of the best performers of her generation, and we are thrilled to have her join us for a highly anticipated moment on the broadcast.”
The Oscars, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, will air on Sunday, March 2, live on ABC. More: http://bit.ly/PinkOscars
I wouldn’t call it a good day…but Justin Bieber’s in jail.
His last post. RIP.