Tuesday’s TV tips
Here are the programmes worth watching tonight.
George Clooney has led the tributes to his 'Michael Clayton' co-star Sydney Pollack, branding the actor/director a "class act".
Wed, 28 May, 2008
Oscar-winning director Sydney Pollack, a Hollywood mainstay who achieved commercial success and critical acclaim with 'Tootsie' and period drama 'Out Of Africa', has died of cancer at 73, his agent said today.
Tue, 27 May, 2008
Another peach of a performance from Clooney, as the ‘fixer’ in a large New York law firm, the sort of man who keeps the firm ticking over, the sort of man who pulls it off when things seem impossible.
Fri, 28 Sep, 2007
Tom Cruise is set to be honoured at New York City's Museum of the Moving Image in November.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2007
A documentary about the architect Frank O Gehry, lovingly made by his good friend Pollack and contributed to by a host of talking heads (including, of course, the world’s greatest talking head Bob Geldof).
Thu, 28 Jun, 2007
Whoopi Goldberg is giving Hollywood's Universal Studios theme park a boost by starring in a new welcome video for tourists.
Fri, 07 Apr, 2006
ZIMBABWE’S government claims that a recent Hollywood film starring Nicole Kidman was a “CIA-sponsored” campaign targeting President Robert Mugabe and has vowed to fight that “cultural and psychological” onslaught on Harare.
Tue, 06 Sep, 2005
A host of Hollywood stars joined forces to help launch the fourth annual Tribeca Film Festival in New York.
Wed, 20 Apr, 2005
Nicole Kidman's latest movie 'The Interpreter' is set to open the Tribeca Film Festival in New York today.
Tue, 19 Apr, 2005
Just as long as you don't think about it too closely Pollack's political thriller turns out to be a decent enough drama, helped by the performances of Kidman and Penn.
Fri, 15 Apr, 2005
Hollywood star Nicole Kidman will attend the UK premiere of her new film The Interpreter today.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2005
Nicole Kidman's latest movie The Interpreter, in which she plays a United Nations translator, is to open New York's Tribeca Film Festival.
Wed, 09 Mar, 2005
Call for Kermit and Miss Piggy! Director Frank Oz never had this problem with the Muppets.
Fri, 07 May, 2004
Nicole Kidman proved she was more than a pretty face when she impressed members of the United Nations last week by taking time out of her shooting schedule to meet and greet ambassadors and UN staff.
Fri, 30 Apr, 2004
Nicole Kidman turned heads at the United Nations in New York last night.
Wed, 28 Apr, 2004
Mary Selway, a casting director who matched actors with roles in films from Raiders of the Lost Ark to Gosford Park, has died at the age of 68.
Wed, 28 Apr, 2004
Nicole Kidman has been given the special privilege of access to the high-security interpreters booth at the United Nations headquarters in New York to help prepare for her new movie, The Interpreter.
Fri, 27 Feb, 2004
Nicole Kidman is getting rave reviews for her performance in Cold Mountain opposite Jude Law but it has just been revealed that her ex, Tom Cruise was originally set to play her leading man in the film.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2003
Director Ron Howard was among those receiving an outstanding achievement award at the seventh annual Hollywood Film Festival’s Hollywood Awards ceremony.
Thu, 23 Oct, 2003
In Manhattan, two men hurrying to their own fates meet in a minor fender-bender, the one (Affleck) is a lawyer, hurrying to file papers which will make his firm a lot of money, the other (Jackson) is a recovering alcoholic, hurrying to court to fight for custody of his children.
Thu, 31 Oct, 2002