Movie Stars: Clayburgh, Jill

Jill Clayburgh, whose Broadway and Hollywood acting career stretched through the decades, highlighted by her Oscar-nominated portrayal of a divorcee exploring her sexuality in the 1978 film "An Unmarried Woman," died Friday. She was 66.
 

 

 

 

 

Oscar Directors: Chazelle Discusses his Career–Whiplash, La La Land

At 32, director Damien Chazelle made history this year, when he became the youngest person to win the best director Oscar for La La Land. At the Produced By conference at the Fox Studios Saturday, he was asked if his youth was advantage or disadvantage in the business. “I think it’s a two-sided thing because Hollywood […]

Hepburn, Audrey: Early Stage (Gigi) and Screen Career in British Films

French novelist Colette was at the Hôtel de Paris in Monte Carlo during the filming, and decided to cast Hepburn in the title role of her Broadway play, Gigi.

Colbert, Claudette: Pay

A more bankable star at the time, Claudette Colbert received $150,000 for her role in Sturges’ 1942 screwball comedy, The Palm Beach Story, whereas Joel McCrea was paid $60,000. Share this:

Hawn, Goldie: Career Phases

Goldie Hawn–What Makes the star, celeb, and social activist run at 71?