Sean Penn Turns Action Star in ‘Gunman’
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—Wearing an olive green jacket, blue denim shirt and jeans for a press conference, Sean Penn appears to still be in the wardrobe of a former special ops turned assassin, whose past catches up with him in the political action-thriller “The Gunman.” Thou [...]
‘Everything’ is Awesome
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features Though it didn’t receive the most Academy Awards nominations of any motion picture this year, “The Theory of Everything” picked up a respectable five nods Thursday including Best Picture, Best Actor for Eddie Redmayne and Best Actress for Felicity Jones. Redmay [...]
Zeta-Jones To be Part of Oscars Musical Salute
By ANGELA DAWSON Front Row Features HOLLYWOOD—Oscar winner Catherine Zeta-Jones revealed today she is a bit anxious but excited about her upcoming appearance at the Academy Awards  as part of a special celebration of movie musicals of the last 10 years. Speaking at a press junket to promote her n [...]
James Bond Will be Feted at Oscars
By a Front Row Features Staff Reporter HOLLYWOOD—While the nominees of the 85th Academy Awards are still six days away from being announced, one winner already has been revealed. Bond. James Bond. The producers behind Hollywood’s most important awards show announced today that a tribute to the Ja [...]
Now Hear This: Oscars Theater Renamed Dolby
By A Front Row Features Staff Reporter HOLLYWOOD—The Kodak Theatre, which has been the venue of the Academy Awards for the past decade, now has a new name: the Dolby Theatre. Dolby Laboratories, Inc. and CIM Tuesday announced a 20-year agreement  to name the Dolby Theatre—the iconic theatre at th [...]