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4 items from 2011


Ernest Borgnine at the SAG Awards: Thumbsuckers and the Lowest Common Denominator

30 January 2011 6:52 PM, PST | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

Ernest Borgnine, Betsy Blair, Marty The intro to Ernest Borgnine's Life Achievement Award segment included a speech by Morgan Freeman and Tim Conway (of McHale's Navy), in addition to an interesting announcement by Burt Lancaster, made after Marty earned Borgnine the Best Actor Oscar. "I always enjoyed working as an actor," Borgnine told the media backstage. "… It's been a thing of joy for me whenever I'm working." Advise for young actors nominated tonight: "Keep studying." Borgnine says his success was due to his "learning about what life is all about … [Regarding a screenplay that says "two people fall in love" one has to know] what brings two people together." Borgnine added that as you learn, "The first thing you know you become more involved in the script and more involved in life itself. … You gotta make people understand. … There's a lot of people in the world who are [...] »

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25 January 2011 10:00 AM, PST | backstage.com | See recent Backstage news »

At last week's Producers Guild of America Awards, Scott Rudin made history as the first producer to have two films nominated for the best picture award. Regardless of what happened that night, Rudin was already guaranteed to go home a winner; he had also been named the recipient of the 2011 David O. Selznick Achievement Award, which celebrates a producer's body of work. And an impressive body at that: He was nominated that evening for 'True Grit' and 'The Social Network,' his 73rd and 74th films as a producer, both of which have since earned several Oscar nominations, including for best picture. Rudin's accomplishments are as legendary as his reputation; it's not hard to find stories about Rudin's temper and treatment of employees that run the gamut from terrifying to hilarious. But nobody questions his results. In a lengthy career that began as a teenager assisting theater »

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Ernest Borgnine Film Festival On Turner Classic Movies January 29

16 January 2011 11:56 AM, PST | Cinemaretro.com | See recent CinemaRetro news »

Turner Classic Movies has issued the following press release:

Turner Classic Movies to Pay Tribute to Ernest Borgnine, 47th Recipient of Screen Actors Guild’s Life Achievement Award

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Los Angeles (Jan. 7, 2011) - The evening before Screen Actors Guild® bestows its highest honor – the Life Achievement Award – on Ernest Borgnine, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will pay tribute to the memorable character actor with an evening of great performances.  TCM’s tribute to Borgnine will take place Saturday, Jan. 29, beginning at 8 p.m. (Et), less than a week after the Oscar®-winning star’s 94th birthday.  The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® http://www.sagawards.org will premiere live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Jan. 30, at 8 p.m. (Et)/5 p.m. (Pt).

TCM’s tribute to Borgnine will include four outstanding films, along with a special encore of TCM’s Private Screenings: Ernest Borgnine (2009), in which TCM host Robert Osborne »

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Turner Classic Movies to Pay Tribute to Ernest Borgnine

7 January 2011 1:22 PM, PST | Hollywoodnews.com | See recent Hollywoodnews.com news »

hollywoodnews.com: The evening before Screen Actors Guild® bestows its highest honor – the Life Achievement Award – on Ernest Borgnine, Turner Classic Movies (TCM) will pay tribute to the memorable character actor with an evening of great performances. TCM’s tribute to Borgnine will take place Saturday, Jan. 29, beginning at 8 p.m. (Et), less than a week after the Oscar®-winning star’s 94th birthday. The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards® will premiere live on TNT and TBS on Sunday, Jan. 30, at 8 p.m. (Et)/5 p.m. (Pt).

TCM’s tribute to Borgnine will include four outstanding films, along with a special encore of TCM’s Private Screenings: Ernest Borgnine (2009), in which TCM host Robert Osborne sits down with Borgnine for a one-hour chat about the legendary actor’s life and career. Films in the lineup include Borgnine’s Oscar-winning performance in Marty (1955) and noteworthy work in such films »

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