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Angelina Jolie: Back to Work on 'Unbroken' After Family Weekend!

Angelina Jolie: Back to Work on 'Unbroken' After Family Weekend!

Angelina Jolie calls out a direction while on the set of her upcoming film Unbroken on Monday (December 9) in Sydney, Australia.

The 38-year-old actress is back to work after spending the weekend with her very lovely children!

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The day before, Angelina took all of her kids – Maddox, 12, Pax, 10, Zahara, 8, Shiloh, 7, Knox, 5, and Vivienne, 5 – to see a showing of The Lion King.

Earlier in the weekend, Angelina spent some time with her four youngest at a book store.

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568 Responses to “Angelina Jolie: Back to Work on 'Unbroken' After Family Weekend!”

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  1. 51
    nok thailand Says:

    Be strong. Take care Angelina. :)

  2. 52
    Phool. Says:

    Shortcut to:https://twitter.com/madelinejlewis/status/409863462186020864/photo/1

  3. 53
    Massive Boulders Says:

    lol

  4. 54
    Bea Says:

    Hey JenHags – go waddle over to your fat idol’s story in the DM.

    You know the one where she had a pap stationed at her front gate to take photos of all of her “friends” that came to her party.

    Oooh – and GOOP was there too. She must have paid extra for that one to be there.

    I wonder when the “candids” of everyone standing around looking miserable on a balcony appear?

    That has to be Stephanie’s bonus check for the year.

    Funny how that the fat old hag can find time to plan a party but not a wedding.

    Hm. Or maybe Lenny and Squiggy did get married at the party – oooh – wouldn’t that be clever?

    Good for Squiggy! The money keeps rolling off the back of the fat tick into his skinny pocket.

    No, poor Jen, Squiggy is not happy to see you, it’s the roll of 100′s in his pocket he fought off Stephanie for from your changepurse.

    I guess it’s almost time for the Hooch and Cooch show in Cabo to start.

  5. 55
    ..and? Says:

    zzzz

  6. 56
    female first Says:

    Why is…the ring back? and the nips gone?
    Pitt holds all the cards. He’s worried about his image and has worked for years to give her the appearance of a serious actress and faux humanitarian instead of the ***** act that she had always been with her previous partners. The only image that the Ho is worried about is that she and Pitt are a couple. She has to act normal and he allows her to wear the promise ring.

  7. 57
    female first Says:

    People has details on Pitt’s ‘fun’ filled visit
    I admit, Jolie is good at her PR and media manipulation. This family outing is nothing more than an attempt to deflect from that brunette indescretion. :roll:
    I agree, but it’s more than a deflection from the brunette. I have read I from several sources stories of how she and Pitt are completely alienated in private. He is restless, but she will hear none of it. She has no interest in the state of the real relationship, only that the image of their superb relationship and happy, loving family continues. It is a complete surrender to hypocrisy of the first order.

    It’s been a long time since they were all seen together. The tabs and sites have been buzzing.

    Time for a visible family fun formation. Sunshine, footsies, togetherness, a bit of paddle boarding with the gorgeous Aussie hunk. Jolie lacks the ability to see if the pictures look genuine. She can only see that they show the proper family event and serve the purpose she needed.

  8. 58
    Phool. Says:

    Garrett Hedlund is hungry for acting glory
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    by: JONATHON MORAN Sydney Confidential From: The Daily Telegraph December 09, 2013 12:00AM
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    Angelina Jolie transformed Sydney today, back in time and place, to make her new film ‘Unbroken’ HAVING lost 16 kilos for Angelina Jolie’s World War Two drama, Unbroken, Garrett Hedlund is understandably looking forward to a big meal. Sitting down exclusively with Confidential yesterday, the Hollywood actor said he currently weighed in at 69kgs. “We are playing prisoners of war and so we’ve been on these crazy diets,” explained Hedlund, noting his favourite Sydney restaurant as Mr Wong..

    “I haven’t been this thin since eighth grade. With all the weight loss, I’m just excited to eat. “When I phone home, all I can say is I’m excited for Christmas so I can eat.” Unbroken is the true life story of former Olympic runner Louis Zamperini, who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during the second world war. Hedlund, 29, plays prisoner John Fitzgerald in the Jolie directed flick, that has been shooting in Australia the past month.
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    Production has been based between the Gold Coast and Sydney, where they’ve filmed at Fox Studios as well as on a construction site in Ultimo and Cockatoo Island.”It is pretty special to get a water taxi to work,” said Hedlund, who wasn’t able to attend the annual GQ Australia Man of the Year Awards last month but was belatedly presented his International Man of the Year title at the weekend. “It is a great way to start the day, having your morning coffee and then you get into the war zone.”
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    Unbroken also stars Domhnall Gleeson, Jai Courtney, Alex Russell, Jack O’Connell and Luke Treadaway.Hedlund, who dates fellow actor Kirsten Dunst, is one of Hollywood’s big up and coming actors. His film credits include On the Road, Tron: Legacy, Troy, Four Brothers and Friday Night Lights.He also appears in the short film clip for Kings of Leon’s track, Beautiful War.
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    Working with Jolie has been a career highlight for Hedlund. “Within this project, she is so passionate about it,” he said. “She brings that to set every day, no matter how long the hours are she kills it. She approaches every day like she is in the film and she loves to explore how you can personalise this and how you can show the pain or beauty of these men under horrible circumstances.”

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    Shortcut to: http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/entertainment/sydney-confidential/garrett-hedlund-is-hungry-for-acting-glory/story-fni0cvc9-1226778184336

  9. 59
    Phool. Says:

    12 Years a Slave receives critics awards ahead of Oscars
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    Monday 9 December 2013 10.45 GMT
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    Influential bodies from LA, New York and Boston recognise Steve McQueen’s historical drama, starring Chiwetel Ejiofor Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave continued its march towards the Oscars at the weekend after picking up prizes from three influential awards bodies.The historical drama about a free African-American (Chiwetel Ejiofor) sold into slavery in the antebellum south was named best picture by both the Boston Society of Film Critics and the New York Film Critics Online. Ejiofor was also named best actor by both organisations and runner-up for the prize by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, which preferred Nebraska’s Bruce Dern. McQueen was also named best director by the Boston critics, and there was praise for Ejiofor’s co-star Lupita Nyong’o in the LA critics’ best supporting actress category. The entire creative team also won a special citation prize from the Californian group.
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    12 Years a Slave, based on the eponymous 1853 autobiography of kidnapped black New Yorker Solomon Northup, has already won prizes at the Toronto film festival, the Palm Springs international film festival and been named one of the year’s best films by the National Board of Review. McQueen was also named best director by the New York Critics Circle last week.
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    The other big winners at the weekend were Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity, Blue Jasmine’s Cate Blanchett and Spike Jonze’s Her. Gravity and Her were named joint winners of the best film prize by the LA critics, with the former picking up best director (for Cuarón) in New York. The 3D space epic’s Emmanuel Lubezki is beginning to look like a shoo-in for the best cinematography Oscar after citations from all three critics awards at the weekend. Meanwhile, Her took best screenplay in New York.Blanchett won the best actress prize from all three bodies at the weekend (tieing with Blue is the Warmest Colour’s Adèle Exarchopoulos in LA) and is now the clear frontrunner to take the Oscar next March.French lesbian drama Blue is the Warmest Colour continued its emergence as an awards season favourite after picking up best foreign language film prizes from the LA and New York critics. Abdellatif Kechiche’s controversial Palme D’Or winner also won the equivalent award from the New York Critics Circle last week.
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    Finally, the late James Gandolfini continued his emergence as an outside bet for a posthumous best supporting actor Oscar after being awarded the prize by the Boston critics for his turn in Nicole Holofcener romantic comedy Enough Said.
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    Shortcut to: http://www.theguardian.com/film/filmblog/2013/dec/09/12-years-a-slave-movie-receives-critics-awards

  10. 60
    Phool. Says:

    Angelina Jolie & 10 More Famous Females Who Work to Change the World
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    Shortcut to: http://www.bustle.com/#/articles/9998-angelina-jolie-10-more-famous-females-who-work-to-change-the-world

  11. 61
    Washington Film Critics Awards Says:

    THE 2013 WAFCA AWARD WINNERS:

    Best Film:
    12 Years a Slave

    Best Director:
    Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity)

    Best Actor:
    Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave)

    Best Actress:
    Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine)

    Best Supporting Actor:
    Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club)

    Best Supporting Actress:
    Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave)

    Best Acting Ensemble:
    12 Years a Slave

    Best Youth Performance:
    Tye Sheridan (Mud)

    Best Adapted Screenplay:
    John Ridley (12 Years a Slave)

    Best Original Screenplay:
    Spike Jonze (Her)

    Best Animated Feature:
    Frozen

    Best Documentary:
    Blackfish

    Best Foreign Language Film:
    The Broken Circle Breakdown

    Best Art Direction:
    Production Designer: Catherine Martin, Set Decorator: Beverley Dunn (The Great Gatsby)

    Best Cinematography:
    Emmanuel Lubezki, ASC, A.M.C. (Gravity)

    Best Editing:
    Alfonso Cuarón, Mark Sanger (Gravity)

    Best Original Score:
    Hans Zimmer (12 Years a Slave)

    The Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington, DC:
    Lee Daniels’ The Butler

  12. 62
    Wonderbust Says:

    Washington DC Critics Winners
    Best Cinematography – Gravity
    Best Documentary – Blackfish
    Best Original Screenplay – Spike Jonze (Her)
    Best Score – 12 Years a Slave
    Best Editing – Gravity
    Best Foreign Film – The Broken Circle Breakdown
    Best Art Direction – The Great Gatsby
    Best Animated Feature – Frozen
    The Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington, DC – Lee Daniels’ The Butler
    Best Youth Performance – Tye Sheridan (Mud)
    Best Supporting Actor – Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club)
    Best Actress – Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine)
    Best Adapted Screenplay – John Ridley (12 Years a Slave)
    Best Supporting Actress – Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave)
    Best Actor – Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave)
    Best Acting Ensemble – 12 Years a Slave
    Best Director – Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity)
    Best Film – 12 Years a Slave

  13. 63
    Phool. Says:

    @ Rose see what we were talking about on Satarday and right on cue the Pity Party has thrown her Party withheer other pittyfull guests lol: See the emphasis of “she looked amazing” ” and they looked happy” from Peeps how perdictable & needy LMAO: Intresting to see CC there i guess they’ve kissed & made up?

    …..

    09 December 2013
    Jennifer Aniston has shown men don’t get in the way of her friendships by inviting Gwyneth Paltrow to her annual Christmas party.
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    The Hollywood stars are both exes of Brad Pitt – who is now with Angelina Jolie – and it wasn’t known that they are friends. But Iron Man star Gwyneth and her husband Chris Martin were spotted arriving at Jennifer’s annual festive bash at the weekend. Photos show the couple driving up to Jen’s Bel Air home in a black car, with Gwyneth wearing dark lipstick and with her hair loose.
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    A host of other stars were also seen arriving to celebrate the holidays with Jennifer and her fiance Justin Theroux. The guest list included Tobey Maguire, Chelsea Handler, Robert Downey Jr and his wife, Louis Theroux and Jennifer’s former Friends co-star Courteney Cox.
    The actress’s We’re The Millers co-star Kathryn Hahan was also seen arriving at the mansion.
    Just before the weekend Jennifer and Justin were spotted picking out the perfect Christmas tree for the party.
    A source told People: “Jen and Justin looked very happy together. She wore her engagement ring and looked amazing.”
    Gwyneth and Brad dated from 1994 until 1997 and they were engaged before they broke up.Jennifer married the actor in 2000 but they split in 2005.

  14. 64
    Phool. Says:

    Angelina Jolie’s Daughter Vivienne Is Turning Into A Stylish Little Mini-Me
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    Monday 9 December, 2013
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    Only skinny jeans and ballet pumps will do for this little A-list tot Angelina Jolie might not be the most stylish celebrity in the Jolie-Pitt household anymore. The A-list actress stepped out in Sydney over the weekend with her daughter Vivienne Jolie-Pitt and the pictures show they’re dressed almost identically. It seems five-year-old Vivienne Jolie-Pitt isn’t just blessed with her parents’ world-famous good locks, but she’s inherited their love for style, too.
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    While Angelina rocked a pair of black skinny jeans, a black vest and a sheer polka dot blouse with a ***** bow and black ballet pumps, little Vivienne was trailing behind in some teeny tiny black skinnies, matching black ballet pumps and a sleeveless floral tee. She carried a blanket and a tub of popcorn as accessories, which, if we’re honest, is way more practical than our usual get-up. She’s so cool.

    .
    Angelina had taken her children to see the Sunday matinee performance of Disney’s The Lion King in Sydney, and the Jolie-Pitts were lucky enough to meet the cast of the show backstage following the performance. This weekend she was reunited with her hubby-to-be for some family time, and it looks like they’ll be spending Christmas together, too. Yay.

    We’ll be looking to Vivienne for Christmas Day outfit inspiration.
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    Shortcut to: http://www.instyle.co.uk/celebrity/news/angelina-jolies-daughter-vivienne-is-turning-into-a-stylish-little-mini-me

  15. 65
    Susan Says:

    Good morning J-P fans.
    @Rose, it is either feast or famine at JJ with the Jolie-Pitt pictures, so many threads over the last few days, and I’m loving it.
    At this point for family sleep on Sundays, unless Brad had a bigger bed made, he and Angie are on the floor on Sundays and the kids have taken over the bed.
    Just looking at the six kids and Angie in front of the boat, snug and proud Papa taking photos.
    Rose they’re so many pics to discuss, a favorite one the four kids walking from book or toy store in a straight line, and Shiloh puts her hand at the side of Knox’s neck to guide him.
    This picture reminds me of young school children in Manhattan, when they are going out, they all hold on to a rope to keep in line. You don’t want them darting into traffic.
    There is also a picture of Knox posing with the cast of the Lion King, that kid is a ham.
    My opinion, I think Maddox and Pax do older kid stuff together, but I can see Pax and Shiloh being mischievous, and Knox will probably be joining them, Zee and Viv watching all the action before they deciding what to wear, lol.

  16. 66
    female first Says:

    Yup, Jolie’s doing the fake-o “happy-fambly-all-together” song and dance for the cameras to try and DROWN OUT that story about “BRAD’S CHEATING!”, you can bet! The fact that she felt the need to suddenly very publicly drag out the “promise ring” and wear it very ostentatiously underlines THAT as well, as well as making sure the data about the family outing was ‘leaked”. Wish I could have been a fly on the wall to have heard what went on..I bet Jolie had a cabin all to herself so she could shoot up/tweak/pop pills/get drunk all by her lonesome, while Brad and the nannies wrangled the kids!

  17. 67
    Anustin Says:

    @anustin:

    $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

    This is not my post!whoever ur fuggy azzzz…May your azzz will RIP.

  18. 68
    Phool Says:

    Los Angeles Film Critics Awards: ‘Gravity’ ties with ‘Her’ for Best Picture, James Franco ties with Jared Leto

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    The Los Angeles Film Critics Association named ties in three major categories Sunday. Gravity tied with Her for Best Picture, James Franco and Jared Leto tied for Best Supporting Actor for their performances in Spring Breakers and Dallas Buyers Club, and Cate Blanchett and Adèle Exarchopoulos tied for Best Actress for their work in Blue Jasmine and Blue is the Warmest Color.

    The LAFCA did choose distinct winners in the other major acting categories. Bruce Dern was named Best Actor for his portrayal of Woody Grant in Nebraska, and Lupita Nyong’o picked up a supporting actress win for playing the tragic Patsey in 12 Years a Slave.

    Gravity was the big winner beyond its Best Picture tie with Spike Jonze’s Her, walking away with nods for Best Director, Best Editing, and Best Cinematography. Also of note, Sarah Polley’s Stories We Tell — recently selected as one of the 15 docs on the Academy’s shortlist — won Best Documentary.

    Noticeably absent from any recognition was David O. Russell’s American Hustle, which the New York Film Critics Circle named Best Picture; Sundance favorite and recent Gotham Awards-winner Fruitvale Station; and the Robert Redford survival pic All Is Lost.

  19. 69
    Phool. Says:

    D.C.’s Critics Find Much to Praise Across Time and Space
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    By Victoria Harrison | December 9, 2013

    WASHINGTON, Dec. 9, 2013 /Emag.co.uk/ – The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association (WAFCA) announced their winners for 2013 this morning. “12 Years a Slave,” about a free black man ripped from his family and sold into more than a decade of bondage, won six awards including Best Film, Best Actor (Chiwetel Ejiofor), Best Supporting Actress (Lupita Nyong‘o), Best Ensemble, Best Adapted Screenplay (John Ridley) and Best Original Score (Hans Zimmer). Only the lauded sci-fi juggernaut “Gravity” dented its momentum, snatching the coveted Best Director award for Alfonso Cuaron, as well as two sought-after technical wins for Best Cinematography and Best Editing.
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    “This story of perseverance and the triumph of the human spirit over degradation and misery appealed to our members in a powerful way,” said WAFCA President, Tim Gordon, “and I’m proud of the choice that we collectively made.” “Lee Daniels’ The Butler” won The Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington, DC, an award instituted last year in honor of the late, beloved D.C. film critic and WTOP’s longtime arts editor, Joe Barber.
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    The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association is comprised of 58 DC-VA-MD-based film critics from television, radio, print and the Internet. Voting was conducted from December 6-8, 2013.
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    THE 2013 WAFCA AWARD WINNERS:
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    Best Film:
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    12 Years a Slave
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    Shortcut to: http://emag.co.uk/d-c-s-critics-find-much-to-praise-across-time-and-space/8222

  20. 70
    Rose Says:

    @Phool.: Hi Phool, why was Brad mentioned in this article? What did Brad had to do with those people except he was with one about 17 years ago and the x January will be nine years ago. What did Brad say, there should be a statute of limitation of linking him with these people. I guess Huvane wrote the press release, “Jen and Justin looked very happy together…. She wore her engagement ring and looked amazing”. Lord have mercy on us. When is this bs going to end. The sad spook and her pr has nonshame, they would sell their soul to be linked to BP. They want to
    be linked to the biggest movie star in the world, come he’ll or high waters,
    Phool, I will bet you my last dollar that there was a lot of back biters in
    the group. Can you see them talking about one another behind their
    backs. I bet by now tacky is on his way back to New York. poor Brad,
    he will never get rid of that dead end sad spook. Take care my friend.

  21. 71
    Phool Says:

    2013 LAFCA winners.
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    Best Picture (TIE)
    Gravity and Her

    Best Director
    Alfonso Cuarón, Gravity
    Runner-up: Spike Jonze, Her

    Best Actor
    Bruce Dern, Nebraska
    Runner-up: Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years a Slave

    Best Actress (TIE)
    Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine and Adèle Exarchopoulos, Blue Is the Warmest Color

    Best Supporting Actor (TIE)
    James Franco, Spring Breakers and Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club

    Best Supporting Actress
    Lupita Nyong’o, 12 Years a Slave
    Runner-up: June Squibb, Nebraska

    Best Screenplay
    Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke, Before Midnight
    Runner-up: Spike Jonze, Her

    Best Documentary/Nonfiction Film
    Stories We Tell
    Runner-up: The Act of Killing

    Best Foreign Language Film
    Blue Is the Warmest Color
    Runner-up: The Great Beauty

    Best Music/Score
    T Bone Burnett, Inside Llewyn Davis
    Runner-up: Arcade Fire and Owen Pallett, Her

    Best Animation
    Ernest & Célestine
    Runner-up: The Wind Rises

    Best Cinematography
    Emmanuel Lubezki, Gravity
    Runner-up: Bruno Delbonnel, Inside Llewyn Davis

    Best Editing
    Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger, Gravity
    Runner-up: Shane Carruth and David Lowery, Upstream Color

    Best Production Design
    K.K. Barrett, Her
    Runner-up: Jess Gonchor, Inside Llewyn Davis

    Douglas Edwards Independent/Experimental Film/Video Award
    Cabinets Of Wonder: Films and a Performance by Charlotte Pryce

    New Generation Prize
    Megan Ellison

    Legacy of Cinema
    Criterion Collection

    A Special Citation
    The creative team behind 12 Years a Slave

  22. 72
    2 lumps Says:

    what is Angie smuggling under that top?

  23. 73
    Rose Says:

    @Phool, forget to give you thanks for bringing over such interesting articles for the fans. Phool, it snowed a little last night. Right now it’s raining and about 35 degrees. We are expecting lots of snow tomorrow, maybe starting tonight. Winter came a little early, before December 21. Hope it’s not a long, cold winter. Take care my friend.

  24. 74
    BrAnge Says:

    –relationship hangs by a thread
    –on the brink
    – brad rode brunette hard in Telluride
    lol

  25. 75
    Phool. Says:

    Film fest to honor Lupita Nyong’o, Thomas Newman, Actress, composer joining gala’s galaxy of film stars

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    Dec. 8, 2013
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    PALM SPRINGS — Lupita Nyong’o, who makes a stunning film debut as a slave nearly beaten to death by her master in “12 Years A Slave,” will receive the Breakthrough Performance Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala Jan. 4 at the Palm Springs Convention Center.In a rare double announcement, festival officials also said Thomas Newman, scion of one of Hollywood’s greatest musical families, will receive the Frederick Loewe Award for Film Composing for his work on “Saving Mr. Banks.”The awards gala is the pinnacle event of the Palm Springs festival running Jan. 3-13 at venues throughout the city.
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    Nyong’o, a Kenyan actress who graduated from the Yale School of Drama, appeared in stage productions and created the feature-length documentary “In My Genes” before winning the complex role of Patsey, who wins the affection of the slave master played by Michael Fassbender and then draws his ire by standing up to him in “12 Years A Slave.”In February she will co-star with Liam Neeson, Michelle Dockery and Julianne Moore in the Universal Pictures thriller “Non-Stop.”Film Festival Chairman Harold Matzner called her film debut “outstanding.
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    “She delivers a raw and deeply moving performance that serves as the fulcrum for the film’s message of the inhumanity of slavery,” he said.Past recipients of the Breakthrough Performance Award include Mariah Carey, Marion Cotillard, Jennifer Hudson, Felicity Huffman, Carey Mulligan and Jeremy Renner. In the years they were honored, Cotillard and Hudson went on to win Academy Awards while Huffman and Renner received Oscar nominations.
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    Newman — the son of nine-time Oscar-winning composer Alfred Newman, nephew of Oscar-winning composers Lionel Newman and Emil Newman, and cousin of two-time Oscar-winning composer Randy Newman — has been nominated for 11 Academy Awards for his scores, starting with “The Shawshank Redemption” and continuing most recently for “Wall-E” and “Skyfall.”He also has earned six Grammys and an Emmy for his theme for the HBO original series “Six Feet Under.”He is being honored in Palm Springs for his work in helping to tell the story of how “Mary Poppins” came to be produced by Walt Disney in “Saving Mr. Banks.”
    Matzner called Newman “a master at creating memorable film scores.”Past recipients of the Frederick Loewe Award for Film Composing include Randy Newman, T-Bone Burnett, Mychael Danna, Alexandre Desplat and Danny Elfman. In the years they were honored, Burnett and Danna went on to win Academy Awards while Desplat, Elfman and Randy Newman received Oscar nominations.
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    The gala, hosted by Mary Hart, also will present awards to previously announced honorees Sandra Bullock, Bruce Dern, Matthew McConaughey, Steve McQueen and Julia Roberts.The gala is sold out. For more information, call (760) 322-2930 or visit http://www.psfilmfest.org.
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    Shortcut to: http://www.mydesert.com/article/20131208/LIFESTYLES010201/312080019/Film-fest-honor-Lupita-Nyong-o-Thomas-Newman?nclick_check=1
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