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Live from New York, it’s Jennifer Lawrence

Before taking a holiday break, Saturday Night Live announced that Louisville native and white-hot movie star Jennifer Lawrence will host the show’s first edition of 2013 on Jan. 19. The musical guest will be Denver-based folk rockers The Lumineers. Lawrence was catapulted to … Continue reading

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Is George Clooney on his way to another Oscar?

Sunday night, George Clooney won one of the bellwether honors for the Oscars: the Golden Globe for best actor in a drama for his performance in The Descendants. That begged the question, is Clooney in line to add another Oscar to his trophy case, which includes the 2006 statue for best supporting actor in Syriana? Continue reading

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Golden Globes draw a clear map to Oscars

Some years, the Golden Globes sign off and we really have a lot of big questions about what will happen come Oscar night. This does not feel like one of those years. The night of Feb. 27 could end up … Continue reading

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Am I yawning because it’s 11 or because I just watched the ‘Golden Globes’?

Maybe I’m just not checking the right pulses, but I don’t sense the excitement about “Avatar” for best picture it seems like I  should be feeling. This is the awards season Oscar has been saying it wanted for a dozen … Continue reading

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Following the Golden Globes on Twitter

Join me in following the Golden Globe Awards on Twitter tonight. How will our own George Clooney and “Up in the Air” do? How will Ricky Gervias do as the host? Will he be allowed to drink and host, or … Continue reading

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‘Slumdog Millionaire’ gets a big Oscar boost from Golden Globes

That clanging you hear from Hollywood could be the bellwether ringing for Slumdog Millionaire. Things in this year’s awards season were not terribly clear until Sunday night, when Danny Boyle’s story of an unlikely game show winner won four Golden … Continue reading

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2009 Golden Globe Award Nominations: So much for the blockbusters

All the talk that blockbusters may make a charge back onto the Oscar ballots has to be somewhat muted by the 2009 Golden Globe Award nominations. Box office champs that seemed poised to muscle their way into contention this year … Continue reading

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