Sidney Poitier Celebrated His 90th Birthday
MadameNoireSidney Poitier Celebrated His 90th Birthday By Taking Epic Pic With Four Generations Of His FamilyMadameNoireTwo weeks ago, February 20th to be specific, film icon Sidney Poitier celebrated his 90th birthday by having a private party in Beverly Hills with family and friends. The Hollywood Reporter was invited to the party, where Poitier posed for a pretty ...
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 6:13 am
Sidney Poitier's Relatives Gather for Family
Hollywood ReporterSidney Poitier's Relatives Gather for Family Portrait at 90th Birthday PartyHollywood ReporterIt turns out that Sidney Poitier — the Oscar-winning actor and cultural symbol synonymous with dignity and rectitude — not only has a great sense of humor, but also a flair for colorful language. "He's one of the most eloquent curse-word users," says ...
Posted on 3 March 2017 | 8:02 am
ARBOR OUTLOOK: Oil lamps, apple brandy and
ARBOR OUTLOOK: Oil lamps, apple brandy and Sidney PoitierWalton Sun"Before enlightenment, chop wood and haul water. After enlightenment, chop wood and haul water." — Ancient Zen saying. It's an 18 year-old, low budget film, but I love watching it. "The Simple Life of Noah Dearborn" stars Sidney Poitier, Diane Wiest, ...and more »
Posted on 1 March 2017 | 12:17 pm
Oscars a ready platform for outrage - The
The Boston GlobeOscars a ready platform for outrageThe Boston GlobeInitially, Oscar organizers pressed on with their plans until a handful of performers led by Sidney Poitier — star of two best-picture nominees and the number one box office attraction in the land — declared they would not attend if the ceremonies ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 10:01 pm
Sidney Poitier And Denzel Washington's
Huffington PostSidney Poitier And Denzel Washington's Longstanding Connection Is About More Than OscarsHuffington PostIn 2002 the actors shared a monumental Oscar moment when Poitier won the Honorary Award, while Washington and Halle Berry took home the awards for Best Actor and Best Actress. The trio's triumphant win marked the first time in Oscar history that three ...Oldest living Best Actor Oscar winner Sidney Poitier's top 10 quotesRolling Outall 2 news articles »
Posted on 24 February 2017 | 2:20 pm
Robertson Treatment Syndicated Column
RT: With so many classic films being redone, is there a remake you’d like to star in? VR: Yes, Brother John, a very old film Sidney Poitier I caught one night It didn’t do well. It was barely seen. He plays a Christ-like character who returns to the ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 8:35 pm
Steve McQueen's Bio-Pic of Paul Robeson Will
In 1977, Gil Noble wrote and directed The Tallest Tree in Our Forest, a 90-minute documentary about Robeson. Two years later, Sidney Poitier narrated a 30-minute film, Paul Robeson: Tribute to an Artist, that won an Academy Award for Documentary Short Subject.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 12:58 am
Harlem is essential NYC stop
Ruby Dee and Sidney Poitier. The Schomburg is also home to murals from the 1930s Works Progress Administration program; nypl.org/locations/schomburg, 515 Malcolm X Blvd. near 136th Street. You'll find more historic murals across the street inside Harlem ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 7:13 pm
Stars believe you ’re mature when you find
Although I ran into Sidney Poitier at the gulf course a few years back and he gave the last piece of good news I’ve had in a while. He says that you get a huge burst of energy at 70. So, I waited for that, hanging on by my ringer nails! And you know what?
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:12 pm
Two More Women Accuse Bill Cosby of Sexual
The comedian sent her flowers after the incident, she turned them away. Charlotte Fox was a 23-year-old extra in the 1974 film Uptown Saturday Night starring Cosby, Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte. Fox says one night Cosby invited her to a jazz club and ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 5:29 am