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THE KING’S SPEECH DOMINATES BAFTA NODS

January 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Coming as no surprise whatsoever, The King’s Speech dominated the announcement of nominations for Britain’s BAFTA awards, the equivalent of America’s Oscars. The critically acclaimed film, which is also a frontrunner in the Oscar race, received an impressive 14 nominations, including best film, best British film, best actor (Colin Firth), and best director (Tom Hooper). […]

COWELL PLANNING WORLD TALENT CONTEST

June 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Simon Cowell is planning to turn his “[Country’s] Got Talent franchise into a kind of international talent Olympics by pitting the winners and runners-up in the 36 countries where it is broadcast against one another and broadcasting the series to the entire world. The winner would received £1 million (about $1.4 million). The London Sun […]