Sidney Poitier

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  • Birth Name: Sir Sidney Poitier
  • Birth Place: Miami, Florida, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Director

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Oprah Winfrey Receives Honorary Oscar for Philanthropy

Oprah Winfrey can add yet another title to her resume: Oscar winner. The former talk show host, who was nominated for 1985's The Color Purple, received the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Science's Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award, given for phi… Read more

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Paris Blues - Official Trailer
02:46 — In Paris Blues, Ram Bowen (Paul Newman) and Eddie Cook (Sidney Poitier) are two expatriate jazz musicians living in Paris where, unlike America at the (more…)
Get Ready For The 39th Annual Kennedy Center Honors (Preview)
00:30 — In a star-studded celebration on the Kennedy Center Opera House stage, Martha Argerich, Eagles, Al Pacino, Mavis Staples and James Taylor were saluted (more…)
Sing Your Song - Trailer 1
02:23 — Wonderfully archived, and told with a remarkable sense of intimacy, visual style, and musical panache, Susanne Rostocks inspiring biographical documen (more…)
Sidney Poitier… Is That You?!
01:17 — We got Sidney Poitier who was the first black actor to win an Oscar but our camera guy didn’t ask him anything about the controversy around the Oscars (more…)

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Sue Mengers, one of the most influential Hollywood agents during the 1960s, '70s and '80s, died foll…

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Tony Curtis, Oscar Nominee and Former Hollywood Heartthrob, Dies at 85

Tony Curtis, the Oscar-nominated heartthrob and father of Jamie Lee Curtis best known for such hits…

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  • Birth Name: Sir Sidney Poitier
  • Birth Place: Miami, Florida, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Director

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