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    Only a few actors are assured a nomination in this year's Oscar race.

    Forest Whitaker (Fox Searchlight's The Last King of Scotland) and Helen Mirren (Miramax's The Queen) might already have been crowned king and queen of this year's Oscar race, but for everyone else, the field is as wide open as it has ever been. This is a year ...

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    West Coast Newswire

    Stars Dana Ivey and André De Shields led the voting among actors elected to Actors' Equity Association's national council, the union announced May 21.

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    A nanny Amelia in Babel, filmmaker Alejandro

    A nanny Amelia in Babel, filmmaker Alejandro González Iñárritu's multicultural exploration of how miscommunication affects our lives. The role presented her with challenges she had never encountered before—and yet what she remembers most clearly is the pure pleasure she took in inhabiting the part. "It was really a ...

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    What if there was a way for you to stay up-to-date on what's happening in the acting business without having to do a thing or pay a cent?

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    Brigadoon

    "Brigadoon," presented by PCPA Theaterfest at the Marian Theatre, Allan Hancock College, Santa Maria. Wed. 2 p.m., Thu.-Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 2 & 8 p.m., Sun. 2 p.m. Jul. 22-Aug. 6; also at the Solvang Festival Theatre, Wed.-Sun. 8 p.m. Aug. 12-28. $10-28.50. (805) 922-8313.

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    Equity, Disney World Open Talks

    Actors' Equity Association and the Walt Disney Company began negotiations this week in Orlando on a new Disney World Eastern agreement, one month before the current contract expires on Sept. 25.

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    Broadway Gets a New Belle in 'Beast'

    Broadway gets a new Belle -- Ashley Brown -- in "Beauty and the Beast," beginning Sept. 20.

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    Host and Guest

    Eloquent. Poignant. Lucid. Beautiful.

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    Entry Into the Unknown

    Fledgling actor Carl Louis enters the spotlight with "Unknown Solder."

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    Reconstruction

    Clifford Lee Johnson III's two-character drama, complete with great humor and wit, begins with the expectation of a sexy romantic night for a married couple.