Steven Spielberg

A Chewbacca character exits a car as he arrives at the world premiere of "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, in Los Angeles.
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December 17, 2019 - 9:57 am
Audiences rose to their feet giving the latest "Star Wars" film a standing ovation after the credits rolled at the ending of the franchise's third trilogy. Read more here.
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Actors Jason Momoa, left, and Alfre Woodard speak at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new Apple products Monday, March 25, 2019, in Cupertino, Calif.
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March 26, 2019 - 7:52 am
By Michael Liedtke and Tali Arbel, AP Technology Writers CUPERTINO, California (AP) — Jumping belatedly into a business dominated by Netflix and Amazon, Apple announced its own TV and movie streaming service Monday, enlisting such superstars as Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Aniston and Steven Spielberg...
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Steven Spielberg poses at the 2019 "An Unforgettable Evening" benefiting the Women's Cancer Research Fund, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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March 04, 2019 - 12:01 pm
By Lindsey Bahr, AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Steven Spielberg speaks about the business of Hollywood, everyone generally listens and few dissent. But reports that he intends to support rule changes that could block Netflix from Oscars-eligibility have provoked a heated, and unwieldy,...
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Rachel Zegler
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January 15, 2019 - 11:23 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Take heart high school musical theater geeks as dreams do come true. High school student Rachel Zegler has been cast in the starring role of Maria in Steven Spielberg's planned "West Side Story" remake. If Zegler, 17, looks familiar, it's because she's already...
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Rita Moreno joins 'West Side Story' movie remake
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November 28, 2018 - 1:33 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- The original "West Side Story" film in 1961 earned Rita Moreno an Oscar, and now she has signed on for the remake. The 86-year-old actress is reportedly set to play Valentina, "a reconceived and expanded version of the character of Doc, the owner of the corner...
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Actress Cicely Tyson accepts her honorary Oscar onstage at the 2018 Governors Awards at The Ray Dolby Ballroom on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, in Los Angeles.
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November 19, 2018 - 11:09 am
By Lindsey Bahr, AP Film Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Steven Spielberg teased Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall about the beginnings of their relationship, actress Cicely Tyson brought more than a few people to tears while proudly clutching her Oscar and publicist Marvin Levy sang a few lines from "...
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