Telethon raises $115M for New Yorkers impacted by COVID-19

NEW YORK (AP) — Tina Fey shed tears after announcing that more than $115 million was raised toward supporting New Yorkers impacted by COVID-19 during a virtual telethon. “Thank you, thank you,” said a tearful Fey, the host of the Rise Up New York! event Monday evening. The Emmy-winning actress along with other A-list celebrities […]

The film star Al Pacino on his eightieth birthday

Er is a survivor, Al Pacino repeatedly said in conversations, survivor of a childhood in poverty in the South Bronx, survivor of a lifestyle that was not uncommon in the entertainment business in the 1970s and 1980s. From the outside, however, Al Pacino, the actor and star, is above all a dancer. At some point […]

The rehabilitation of the “destroyer of the worlds” Robert Oppenheimer

“What is wrong with trying to judge Oppenheimer for his betrayals?” Nicknamed “The father of the atomic bomb”, the American physicist Robert Oppenheimer (1904-1967) was the scientific director of the Manhattan project from which the first atomic bombs produced in the laboratory of Los Alamos, in New Mexico, were produced. On August 6 and 9, […]

How ‘Irishman’ went from being Oscar’s favorite to the biggest loser

The Oscars 2020 proved to be the cement shoes for Netflix’s “The Irishman.” The recession began on January 6, when viewers tuned for the 2020 Golden Globe Awards hoping to hear some familiar names: Marty, Pesci or maybe Pacino. The Hollywood icons were sitting at a table just in front, on the stage to the […]