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Totally bewitched by Meryl Streep

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STREEP as The Witch in the big-screen version of the musical “Into the Woods”

I made Meryl Streep gasp and suddenly stand up in near-panic during a recent New York press conference. I had barely begun asking my first question about Stephen Sondheim when the greatest living actress, hearing the composer’s name, exclaimed, “Oh, I have a letter from Stephen! Let me find it!” She hurriedly stepped out of the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel meeting room to look for the letter.

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It’s time for cruel cuts

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From the title of this Backstory, surely you can tell what’s been going on … The Battle and Knockout rounds of “The Voice of the Philippines” are now in the can. We have one last weekend of Blind Auditions left to air, after which comes these more intense rounds of competition.

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Lav Diaz’s ‘Norte…’ earns Spirit Awards nod

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Sid Lucero in “Norte”. CONTRIBUTED IMAGE

The Philippines’ entry to the Oscar and Golden Globe Awards’ best foreign film races, Lav Diaz’s “Norte, the End of History,” earned a best international film nomination in the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards. Honoring the best in indie cinema, the Spirit Awards cited “Norte…” and five other leading best foreign film contenders in the ongoing awards season.

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‘Hunk’ hides behind clueless partner–again

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ZANJOE Marudo unfazed by intrigues.

Nosy Visitor noticed that Closeted Cutie was a bit too swishy. Brutally frank NV asked, “Are you gay?” CC shook his head vigorously, insisting that Screen Partner had been his “girlfriend” for the past two years.

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1D, Katy top American Music Awardees

FROM left: One Direction’s Niall Horan, Harry
Styles, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik and Louis
Tomlinson accept the artist of the year award.
GETTY IMAGES/AFP

One Direction won artist of the year at the American Music Awards (AMAs), taking home three trophies, and was the night’s big winner next to Katy Perry, who was a no-show.

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