Annette Bening


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  • Birth Name: Annette Francine Bening
  • Birth Place: Topeka, KS
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/29/1958, Gemini
  • Profession: Actor
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Oscar Predictions: Who Will Win?

Will The King's Speech stage a royal flush at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards? Or will The Social Network prove to have the most friends in all the right Hollywood places? We'll find out Sunday, but for now, let's make some predictions. So put on your thinking caps, bust out your ballot, make your picks and compare them to ours below while we count down to the big night.

TV Guide Network's red carpet coverage begins Sunday at 5 ET/2 PT with Academy Awards Red Carpet Countdown, followed by Academy Awards Red Carpet with Chris Harrison at 6 ET/3 PT. The 83rd Annual Academy Awards start at 8:30/7:30c on ABC.

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Academy Awards Red Carpet Fashion Wrap the next night at 8/7c.

Oscar nominees: Who should win?

Who will win:
The King's Speech
Oh, how the tides have turned. Just ...
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Matt's Weekend Picks: February 25-27

Supernatural (Friday, 9/8c, The CW)
It's a mad, mad, meta world when the Winchester brothers are transported to a parallel universe where Sam and Dean become their actual alter egos: Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles, stars of a TV show called Supernatural. Even weirder, Castiel turns out to be a Twitter fiend whose real name is Misha Collins, and so on. Sounds like a fun change of pace from the recent grim tidings. Meanwhile, in the more

Oscar Snubs and Surprises: Who Missed the Cut?

So what exactly does Christopher Nolan have to do to get an Oscar nomination for best director? The Inception mastermind was snubbed for the third time Tuesday. But that wasn't the only egregious snub or biggest surprise.

Third time is not the charm: Already overlooked for Memento and The Dark Knight, Nolan seemed to be a shoo-in for ...
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Halle Berry wins Actress
Ruby Sparks: Have We Met?
Ruby Sparks: Elliott Gould On How He G
Postcards From The Edge

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The Kids Are All Right
Ruby Sparks
Ruby Sparks
Ruby Sparks

More Annette Bening Movies Videos

Roger Cohen, Lara Logan, Monir Abdel Nour, Mohamed Abd El-Illah
Charlie Rose - Roger Cohen / Lara Logan / Monir Abdel Nour / Mohamed Abd El-Illah (February 7, 2011)
Continued Coverage of the Protests in Egypt; Bill Keller, Executive Editor of the New York Times
Lyse Doucet:Thomas L. Friedman: Henry Kissinger

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2014 AFI Life Achievement Award TV Show Series, Appearing
2013 Girl Most Likely Movie, Actor - Zelda
2013 Girl Most Likely Movie, Actor
2012 Ruby Sparks Movie, Actor - Gertrude
2011 83rd Academy Awards TV Show Series, Appearing

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Top Moments: Globes Host Ricky Gervais Bites Hollywood's Hand

The best and worst moments of the Golden Globes:

12. Best Shout-Out to the HFP-Who? Here's how Best Supporting Actor winner Christian Bale (The Fighter) thanked the ragtag group of journalists abroad known as the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: "I never really knew who those guys were. I'd always leave the press junkets going, 'Who are those awful characters in that room?' I usually just sat there and they'd be arguing amongst themselves... And now I know who you are, and I realize how wise and spectacular and perceptive those guys really are! ...What a bunch of characters."

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NY Film Critics' Best Picture: The Social Network

On the heels of being honored by the American Film Institute and the L.A. Film Critics Association, The Social Network was named the year's best film Monday by the New York Film Critics Circle.

Social Network named best picture by L.A. critics

The movie's director, David Fincher, also won ... read more

Winter's Bone Earns Seven Independent Spirit Awards Nods

Winter's Bone dominated the Independent Spirit Award nominations Tuesday with seven nods, including best picture.

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The backwoods drama, which won best feature at Monday's Gotham Awards, is up against 127 Hours, Black Swan, Greenberg and The Kids Are All Right for the top prize. Winter's Bone is also nominated for ... read more

Will Mark Ruffalo Take Hulk Role?

Mark Ruffalo has been offered the role of Hulk alter ego Bruce Banner in The Avengers, but he has yet to decide whether to take it, his management tells

A Marvel Studios spokesman declined to comment... read more

On Stage: Vegas' New Producer, Bening on Broadway

Tony Danza, who over the past few years has transformed himself from has-been to sought-after song-and-dance man, will star as Max Bialystock in the Las Vegas production of The Producers, says Extra. The Who's the Boss hunk previously played the role on Broadway.... A few weeks after announcing that Annette Bening would star in the upcoming L.A. staging of The Female of the Species, Playbill says the three-time Oscar nominee will subsequently travel with the play to Broadway next spring — the first time in 20 years Bening has graced the Great White Way.... In case you missed it, Doogie won't be seen roller-boogying in Xanadu. The producers of the problem-plagued production tapped Cheyenne Jackson to replace the musical's injured male lead. — Reporting by Raven Snook read more

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