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Mary Milliken

Mary Milliken

    Veteran actors on being nominated for an Oscar
    Veteran actors on being nominated for an Oscar
    As the nominees for this year's Oscars gathered at a luncheon in Beverly Hills on Monday, industry veterans took the opportunity to reminisce on...
    'The Interview' released on YouTube, other digital platforms
    'The Interview' released on YouTube, other digital platforms
    The Interview, the provocative comedy that triggered a devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures, went straight to United States consumers...
    Oscars 2014: '12 Years a Slave' makes history
    Oscars 2014: '12 Years a Slave' makes history
    The slavery drama 12 Years a Slave won the Academy award for best picture on Sunday, making history as the first movie from a black director to...
    Daft Punk, Lorde scoop top awards at Grammys
    Daft Punk, Lorde scoop top awards at Grammys
    French electronic music DJs Daft Punk and New Zealand teen Lorde took home the top Grammy Awards on Sunday in a night that rewarded robots and...
    Golden Globes: 'American Hustle', '12 Years a Slave' win top prizes
    Golden Globes: 'American Hustle', '12 Years a Slave' win top prizes
    The film 12 Years a Slave took the coveted Golden Globe for best drama and American Hustle won best musical or comedy in a kick-off to the...
    Academy honours Angelina Jolie for work with refugees
    Academy honours Angelina Jolie for work with refugees
    The Hollywood film industry recognised Angelina Jolie on Saturday with a humanitarian award for her work with refugees and advocating for human...
    Emmy Awards: Gritty may prevail over glossy TV
    Emmy Awards: Gritty may prevail over glossy TV
    If it was a good year for American television, Sunday's Primetime Emmy awards could make it a great year for the grittier side of the TV grid,...
    Gingrich restarts US campaign after 'Newtiny'
    Gingrich restarts US campaign after 'Newtiny'
    Republican Newt Gingrich restarted his troubled run for the US presidency with an appeal on Sunday to Jewish voters in California after senior...
    California marijuana legalisation goes up in smoke
    California marijuana legalisation goes up in smoke
    California voters rejected a ballot measure on Tuesday that would have made it the first US state to legalise marijuana for recreational use.
    Jackson doctor did not inject painkillers, says lawyer
    Jackson doctor did not inject painkillers, says lawyer
    The personal physician at Michael Jackson's side when he died told police he did not inject the singer with painkillers that friends say might be...
    Coen brothers named best 2007 directors by peers
    Coen brothers named best 2007 directors by peers
    The Directors Guild of America (DGA) on Saturday chose Ethan and Joel Coen as best feature film directors for 2007 for their gritty crime drama...
    Will US get charged on electric cars?
    Will US get charged on electric cars?
    The ZAP Xebra is a three-wheeler running on basic batteries, silent and easy to manoeuvre. It is more than a golf cart and less than a compact car,...