Actress and U.N. special envoy Angelina Jolie made a surprise visit to Lebanon to draw attention to the challenges facing thousands of Syrian refugee children and to highlight the massive displacement Syria’s three-year conflict has created, officials said Monday.
Hollywood stars including Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt rubbed shoulders with British royalty on Sunday at the Bafta awards, the highlight of the British film calendar and a key indicator for the upcoming Oscars.
By Ruben V. Nepales
Angelina Jolie’s eagerly anticipated turn as the villainous Maleficent, Tina Fey’s feisty prison guard camping it up with Miss Piggy, Kermit and the entire Muppets gang, Lars von Trier’s “Nymphomaniac” volumes 1 and 2, Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar” explorers, the superhero gangs—X-Men and Guardians of the Galaxy (with Fil-Am Dave Bautista as Drax)—are among cinema’s eclectic fare in 2014.
Angelina Jolie, Steve Martin, Angela Lansbury and Italian costume designer Piero Tosi will receive Oscar statuettes (today in Manila) at the Governors Awards.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is to give a prestigious humanitarian award to Hollywood A-lister Angelina Jolie for her “impassioned” campaigning work, the Oscar-bestowing body announced Thursday.
By Ruben V. Nepales
While mile-high club shenanigans animate Pedro Almodovar’s “I’m So Excited,” the celebrated Spanish filmmaker admitted that when he’s aboard a plane, he’s a “very dull passenger.”
Media giant News Corp has suffered setback in its battle to contain the fallout from the British press phone hacking scandal Tuesday, with the revelation of the first known US law suit.
By Jill Lawless
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie stepped out together Sunday at the premiere of zombie thriller “World War Z” — Jolie’s first public appearance since announcing last month that she had undergone a double mastectomy.
Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie said Sunday she had been “moved” by public support after she revealed she had had a double mastectomy to reduce her high risk of breast cancer.
Angelina Jolie’s aunt has died of breast cancer less than two weeks after Jolie had a double mastectomy to avoid the disease.
By Nestor U. Torre
We mourn the passing of our “mother” in the theater, Daisy Avellana, and commiserate with the members of her wonderful family. Daisy and her husband, Bert, were “artistic parents” to us, not just helping us develop our thespic ability, but also genuinely caring for us and warning us about the many dangers in the theater trade—!
As an international sex symbol, a mother of six, a UN ambassador and a tattooed tabloid target, Angelina Jolie has never been one to shun the spotlight.