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Divine Diane

Divine Diane

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 5th 2018

Time and multihyphenate talent Diane Keaton, turning 72 today, both march on, but certain patterns resonate. When commemorating the Academy Award® and 2017 AFI Lifetime Achievement Award winner’s n

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Woody Wheel of Wonders

Woody Wheel of Wonders

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Nov 30th 2017

As the eternally productive Woody Allen turns 82 Friday, his new 1950s-set movie drama Wonder Wheel (2017) opens in theaters to mixed reviews overall and admiring notices for the work of actresses

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Diane's Year

Diane's Year

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 5th 2017

As she celebrates her 71st birthday today, Los Angeles’ own Diane Keaton – actress, author, director, producer, photographer, real estate developer – continues to mix and match projects in similar f

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Woody at the Plate

Woody at the Plate

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 1st 2016

He is a four-time Academy Award® winner (and additional 20-time nominee) but probably wouldn’t care if you omitted that from his resumé. Delivering the theatrical feature Café Society and the six-ep

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Love and Death and Hope

Love and Death and Hope

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jun 10th 2016

Where there’s humor, there’s Hope. Comedy legend Bob Hope had a helluva screen career based on his tried-and-true dual persona of the simpleton/sharpie, womanizer/weakling, blusterer/coward, victim/

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