JEAN DUJARDIN

  • Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock to present Oscars February 14, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actresses Halle Berry, Sandra Bullock, Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon, who have won Oscars in the past, will present this year's Academy Awards on February 24. Berry won the award for her performance in 'Monster's Ball' (2001), Bullock for 'The Blind Side' (2009), Kidman for 'The Hours' (2002)...
  • 'Artist' actor Jean Dujardin is AMPAS member now June 30, 2012

    Los Angeles: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited 176 acclaimed names in movie industry, including actors Matthew McConaughey, Jessica Chastain and Jonah Hill as new members. A number of the 2012 Academy Awards winners and nominees also received the prestigious invitations. They include 'The Artist' director Michel...
  • Martin Scorsese plans to shoot movies digitally June 29, 2012

    London: Hollywood director Martin Scorsese is abandoning film to shoot movies digitally, according to his longtime editor Thelma Schoonmaker. The 69yearold director, who won an Oscar for his first 3D film Hugo which released last year, has lost the battle with traditional ways of filming motion pictures, according to Schoonmaker,...
  • Haven't seen any Indian film: 'The Artist' actor March 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Jean Dujardin is beaming with joy after winning his first ever Oscar for his performance in black and white silent French movie 'The Artist' and says he has work opportunities at home, but this is the start of an American movie career for him. "I began contemplating a career in...
  • 'The Artist' was originally shot in colour February 29, 2012

    London: Oscarwinning silent movie 'The Artist' was originally shot in colour in case film bosses didn't want to show the picture in black and white. The film was the big winner at Sunday night's AcademyAwards, taking five prizes including the coveted Best Picture title as well as Best Actor for its...
  • Jean Dujardin wants to make another silent film February 28, 2012

    London: 'The Artist' star Jean Dujardin would happily make another silent movie if it helped his chances of Hollywood success. The French actor, who won the Academy Award for Best Actor prize for his movie 'The Artist', said he has some ideas of where he wants his career to go, reported...
  • Oscars: Interview with best actor Jean Dujardin February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: French film 'The Artist' bagged top honours at the Oscars and ended the evening with five of the golden ladies. The top honour was perhaps the victory in the Best Film and the Best Actor category. Jean Dujardin won the Oscars for the Best Actor for his role...
  • Oscars: Best actor Dujardin's onstage speech February 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Jean Dujardin won the Oscars for the Best Actor for his role in 'The Artist'. Dujardin was competing with heavyweights like George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Gary Oldman for the title of the best actor in a leading role. Jean Dujardin: Thank you. Oui! I love your country....
  • Best quotes from the Oscars 2012 February 27, 2012

    Los Angeles: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences handed out Oscars, the film industry's top honor, at the 84th annual Academy Awards on 26 February, 2012. Following is a collection of memorable quotes from the show: Meryl Streep, winner, Best Actress, 'The Iron Lady': "When they called my name, I...
  • Clooney, Pitt and Dujardin clash for Oscars February 24, 2012

    Los Angeles: Hollywood glamour meets French chic in a battle of charm for Oscar's best actor accolade on Sunday that pits George Clooney and close friend Brad Pitt against dashing Jean Dujardin. Clooney, 50, beloved by his peers and regarded as the most eligible bachelor in the world, is thought to...
  • Friday Release: Stylized reality in 'The Artist' February 23, 2012

    New Delhi: His black and white silent film 'The Artist' has won three Golden Globes and seven Baftas (awards of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts) this year. French director Michel Hazanavicius says he doesn't make movies to reproduce reality but loves to create a show. "I'm not a...
  • I'm very tough on myself: Oscar nominee Dujardin February 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Labelled as France's answer to George Clooney, Jean Dujardin talks about dealing with the unprecedented success of 'The Artist' and being rather tough on himself. He has already won the BAFTA and the Golden Globe this year for his outstanding performance in Michel Hazanavicius' 'The Artist'. Now, all eyes will...
  • 'The Help' scores at Screen Actors Guild Awards January 30, 2012

    Los Angeles: Finally, an awards show with some surprises and spontaneity. The Screen Actors Guild Awards featured some unexpected winners, including 'The Help' for best overall cast performance and Jean Dujardin for best actor in 'The Artist' alongside some of the longtime favorites in movies and television. But there was a...
  • Sneak peek: Oscar favourite film 'The Artist' January 21, 2012

    'The Artist' is a 2011 French film directed by Michel Hazanavicius, starring Jean Dujardin and Berenice Bejo. The story takes place in Hollywood between 1927 and 1932 and focuses on a declining male film star and a rising actress, as silent cinema grows out of fashion and is replaced by...
  • 'The Artist' to be released in India on Feb 24 January 18, 2012

    New Delhi: 'The Artist', the silent movie sensation which has been sweeping awards this season, is all set to be released in India on February 24. The film is also a strong contender at the Oscars this February. The blackandwhite French romance, starring Jean Dujardin and Berenice Bejo, is a tribute...
  • 'Artist,' 'Descendants' score top Globe wins January 16, 2012

    Beverly Hills: The blackandwhite silent film 'The Artist' led the Golden Globes with three wins at a show that spread Hollywood's love around among a broad range of films, including best drama recipient 'The Descendants' and its star, George Clooney. Wins for 'The Artist' included best musical or comedy and best...