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Topic - Meryl Streep
The Oklahoma House passed a bill Tuesday - on a second try - that extends a tax credit for the film industry after debating the economic impact of the measure and how one film that received such an incentive portrayed the state.
81-year-old Kim Novak, the beautiful starlet from Alfred Hitchcock's "Vertigo," became a target for nasty comments on social media after she presented an award at the Oscars.
Ellen DeGeneres' celeb-studded selfie from the most-watched Oscars telecast in a decade was a landmark social media moment at a time online conversation is boosting television viewership and vice versa.
Ellen DeGeneres broke President Obama's Twitter record Sunday, as social media posters went nuts over a selfie the Oscars host snapped with a crowd of celebrities at the ceremony.
Perhaps atoning for past sins, Hollywood named the brutal, unshrinking historical drama "12 Years a Slave" best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards.
By the halfway point of Pharrell Williams' colorful performance of his Oscar-nominated song "Happy" from "Despicable Me 2," all the celebs were on their feet dancing and clapping.
Ellen DeGeneres' goal of setting a retweet record with her star-studded selfie was achieved before the Oscars telecast was even over.
A University of Illinois at Chicago employee could join the likes of Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks as an Oscar winner this weekend.
Robert Clary of "Hogan's Heroes" fame said he will be celebrating his 88th birthday this weekend simply, at a dinner out with friends, and with gratitude for his long life.
Indiana University has announced actress Meryl Streep will receive an honorary doctoral degree during an April visit to the Bloomington campus.
The Iowa featured in the new musical "The Bridges of Madison County" is flat indeed but, oh boy, the voices soar.
Kelli O'Hara is back in the same theater where she made her Broadway debut in 2000. The name on it has changed - from the Plymouth Theatre to the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre - and she's in the star's dressing room this time, not sharing one with the ensemble.
Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Ethan Hawke, Brian Dennehey, Amy Adams and Ellen Burstyn were among the stars who paid their respects Friday at a private funeral for Philip Seymour Hoffman that combined sadness and humor to honor an actor widely considered among the best of his generation.
Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep's appearance at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell has been postponed because of an impending snowstorm.
He was only 46, busy as ever and secure in his standing as one of the world's greatest actors.
Accepting the award, she challenged Hollywood not to think of films starring women as "niche experiences": "The world is round, people!" she declared to hearty applause.
"Woo hoo," she said. "Made it."