NICHOLSON

  • Michelle Obama announces Best Picture winner February 25, 2013

    Washington: Michelle Obama made a surprise appearance at the Oscars, opening the envelope that contained the name of the Best Picture winner, 'Argo.' Appearing via streaming video from the White House, Mrs. Obama said all of the nominees demonstrated that "we can overcome any obstacle." She said that message is "especially important...
  • Dozens of stars rehearse day before Oscar ceremony February 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Some dressed down in jeans and hoodies. Others looked camera-ready in suits or chic dresses and spiky stilettos. But no matter how they looked, all of the stars who rehearsed Saturday for the 85th Academy Awards seemed excited about being a part of the big show. They paraded through...
  • Oscar show promises music, megastars and James Bond February 24, 2013

    Los Angeles: Bigger stars, more music and edgier comedy are on the menu for Sunday's Oscar ceremony, when the most coveted awards in the movie industry are handed out during a glittering Academy Awards show. Producers of the three-hour Oscar telecast at Hollywood's Dolby Theatre are promising a faster-paced show and...
  • Nicholson, Hoffman join list of Oscar presenters February 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Multiple Academy Award winners Jack Nicholson and Dustin Hoffman will present at this year's Oscars ceremony, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. Nicholson has been nominated 12 times and won for his leading performances in 'One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest' (1975) and 'As...
  • Hearing against Majola may be delayed May 17, 2012

    Cricket South Africa (CSA) may miss its selfimposed deadline of end of May for the finalisation of a disciplinary hearing against suspended chief executive Gerald Majola. Majola is to be charged in the wake of the Nicholson inquiry instituted by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula after nearly two years of wrangling at...
  • CSA acting chief on transformation mode March 22, 2012

    Johannesburg Cricket South Africa's acting president Willie Basson has promised swift implementation of the recommendations made by the Nicholson inquiry that led to CSA CEO Gerald Majola's suspension last week. "Both (acting chief executive) Jacques Faul and myself are serving in acting capacities and our actions will be dominated by the...
  • Charlie Sheen aims to be winning in a new sitcom July 20, 2011

    Los Angeles: Charlie Sheen in a TV comedy about anger management. How can it miss? That's what the actor and several established companies are betting with 'Anger Management,' a sitcom announced on Monday. What the show needs now is a network or syndication home, along with a more tranquil work history...
  • 'How Do You Know' to release in India on 18th Feb February 1, 2011

    Mumbai: The romantic comedy film, How Do You Know is set to release on February 18th, this year. Directed by James L. Brooks, the film is about Lisa Jorgenson (Reese Witherspoon), a woman whose athletic ability is the defining passion and center of her life, but she has just found out...
  • US launches massive military offensive in Afghanistan July 2, 2009

    Nawa:Thousands of US Marines poured from helicopters and armored vehicles into Talibancontrolled villages of southern Afghanistan on Thursday in the first major operation under President Barack Obama's strategy to stabilise the country. The offensive was launched shortly after 1am on Thursday local time in Helmand province, a Taliban stronghold and the...
  • Photogallery: Hollywood stars most wanted as US Prez October 26, 2008

    AOL's Moviefone.com's online poll reveals a list of fictional movie presidents people would most like to lead the US. ...
  • Check out who has Jack Nicholson's vote March 5, 2008

    The race for the Presidential seat is hotting up. Check out who has Jack Nicholson's vote. And the adorable polar bear Knut is all grown up now and is all set to make his big screen appearance. Last but not the least, is College Road Trip, is a family comedy...
  • Jack Nicholson supports Hillary on the Net March 4, 2008

    Washington: Hollywood heavyweight Jack Nicholson manifested his support to Hillary Clintons US presidential campaign in a video clip he released on the internet this past weekend. Nicholson took the help of American actordirector Rob Reiner to make the video titled Jack and Hill. The duo edited scenes from Nicholsons most famous movies...
  • 'I warned Heath Ledger,' says Jack Nicholson January 25, 2008

    New York: Legendary actor Jack Nicholson has revealed that he 'warned' Heath Ledger about the role of the Joker in Batman movies. Ledger, who was found dead in his New York apartment on Jan 22, believed that grabbing the coveted role of the Joker was a dream come true for him. However,...
  • EU slams Pak over terrorism in PoK March 24, 2007

    London: A recent report approved by the European Parliament says terrorism in Kashmir is due to lack of democracy in Pakistan. I hope to encourage the Pakistani government to see that the democratic processes will only enhance and not diminish the chances of peace and it is in the interest...