Academy Awards

24 Jun 19
Joe Garrett's Blog

Published by the Times-Georgian–June 8, 2019 http://www.times-georgian.com by Joe Garrett   The bell rang and the whistle blew. Everyone stood at attention in the chapel on the grounds of the King’s Bay Naval Submarine Base as the announcement was made. Almost three years after taking the helm as the commanding officer of USS ALASKA, our […]

24 Jun 19
New York City Ticketron

The production, starring the Academy Award winner, is set to open at Boston’s Huntington Theatre June 28.

24 Jun 19
Film Sky

Toy Story is one of few franchises ever conceived that bypasses generational gaps and remains consistent. It is the only Pixar franchise to make it to four films; the only other one coming close being the Cars trilogy. Now it’s no mystery as to why Cars has made it to so many films but has […]

24 Jun 19
WOODTV.com
Susan Shaw is a main news anchor at WOOD TV8 and has called West Michigan home for more than two decades. She anchors “24 Hour News 8 at Noon,” “24 Hour News 8 at 5 p.m.,” “24 Hour News 8 at 5:30 p.m.,” and “24 Hour News 8 at 6 p.m.” Susan has covered major West Michigan news events over the years including the passing of Grand Rapids favorite son, President Gerald R. Ford, and later his wife, First Lady Betty Ford. She alerts viewers to live, breaking stories on a daily basis. She’s also been involved in decades of election nights, including the election of Michigan’s first female governor, Gov. Jennifer Granholm, and the elections of Gov. Rick Snyder. Before she arrived in Grand Rapids in October 1994, Susan worked for WNEM TV5 in the Saginaw/Flint/Bay City/Midland area as the main anchor of the 6 p.m. & 11 p.m. newscasts. Prior to that, she worked at WPDE-TV in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, WEYI-TV25 in Flint and WWTV 9&10 in Cadillac. Susan is a self-proclaimed “Michigan girl” who loves the outdoors, spending time on our beautiful lakes and beaches, and fly fishing on local rivers with her teenage son. She also enjoys golf, concerts and sporting events. She grew up on the east side of metro Detroit. A true animal lover, with an adopted dog of her own named Charlie, Susan serves on the grant committee of the Bissell Pet Foundation, helping to find forever homes for shelter animals. She was named to the leadership board of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and she also supports numerous charities and organizations throughout West Michigan including “I Understand,” a non-profit that focuses on suicide prevention and mental health awareness. Susan continues to emcee and host events for dozens of organizations. A few examples include Silent Observer and the Van Andel Institute’s Angels of Excellence program. She’s also involved with station events like the annual Salvation Army Angel Tree program that provides toys for underprivileged children, the water drive for Flint residents impacted by lead-tainted water and Nexstar’s Day of Caring intiative. Over her decades of service to the community and the TV news industry, Susan has received countless awards for her news involvement from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters, Associated Press and the Michigan Emmy Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, including an Emmy for Best News Anchor in Michigan. She was given the prestigious Silver Circle Award in 2018. The distinction is one of the highest honors given by NATAS. It recognizes television professionals who have performed distinguished service in the television industry for 25 years or more. Susan is a member of the women’s career organization, Inforum and the Michigan Emmy Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. She has completed disaster preparedness training with the Grand Rapids chapter of the American Red Cross. Susan has a bachelor’s degree in Communications from Oakland University and a Master’s Degree in Counseling/Psychology from Western Michigan University.
24 Jun 19
VannDigital

From trailblazing, Emmy-winning writer Lena Waithe (Netflix’s Master of None) and Melina Matsoukas, the visionary director of some of this generation’s most powerful pop-culture experiences, including Beyonce’s “Formation” and the Nike “Equality” campaign, comes Makeready’s unflinching new drama, Queen & Slim. While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man (Get Out’s […]

24 Jun 19
WDW News Today

DISNEY CHANNEL AND DISNEY JUNIOR STARS TO MEET FANS EVERY DAY AT DISNEY’S D23 EXPO 2019 IN ANAHEIM, AUGUST 23–25 Kermit the Frog Joins Q&A Session with Creators and Voices Behind Disney Television Animation’s Hit Series Amphibia and Big City Greens Meet-and-Greets with Stars from DuckTales, Big Hero 6 The Series, ZOMBIES, Raven’s Home, Sydney to […]

24 Jun 19
Matthew Liedke on Film

Oscar-nominee and Golden Globe winner Bill Murray will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Rome Film Festival this year. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Murray will partake in a festival discussion moderated by Director Wes Anderson. THR also reports Anderson will present the award to Murray ahead of the discussion.

24 Jun 19
TijoloYT

Watch the new teaser trailer from Disney’s “Frozen 2.” URGENTE!!! FROZEN 2 sai nos CINEMAS 22 NOVEMBRO? Saiba e Entenda TODA A VERDADE dessa HISTORIA. URGENTE!!! FROZEN 2 sai nos CINEMAS 22 NOVEMBRO? Saiba e Entenda TODA A VERDADE dessa HISTORIA. Watch the new teaser trailer from Disney’s “Frozen 2.” From the Academy Award®-winning team—directors […]

24 Jun 19
Art U News

Alumnus Carlos Baena and Studio X’s Sasha Korellis on the animated short film’s teamwork and success

24 Jun 19
Variety

Producer Billy Peterson has formed a new production company, Racing Green Pictures, and announced production on “Seacole,” his first feature with the banner. The film will star Gugu Mbatha-Raw (“Belle”) and Sam Worthington (“Avatar”). It centers on a Mary Seacole, a pioneering Jamaican nurse who cared for wounded British soldiers during the Crimean War and […]