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Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Priscilla Costume Designers Win Drama Desk Award

Aussie duo win Drama Desk Award
The West Australian
May 25, 2011, 10:20 am

Oscar winning costume designers Lizzy Gardiner and Tim Chappel have added another feather to their cap with a Drama Desk Award for their Priscilla Queen of the Desert costumes.

The Aussie design duo won for the costumes featured in the Priscilla musical on Broadway.

It’s their second award this year for the costumes, after the pair won a 2011 Outer Critics Circle Award. They’ve also been nominated for best costume design of a musical at the upcoming Tony Awards. Read More

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More On Spector Bio-Pic

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Al Pacino, Bette Midler in for HBO Film
Posted by Jacob Klein | Posted in HBO News | Posted on 24-05-2011

HBO is producing a film based on Phil Spector’s murder trial. Pacino will portray Spector himself while Bette Midler will play the role of his defense lawyer, Linda Baden. The film will focus on his first murder trial over the killing of actress Lana Clarkson.

Also joining the cast of the telefilm — written and directed by Academy Award nominee David Mamet (Wag the Dog) — is Jeffrey Tambor (Arrested Development), who will play Bruce Cutler, a attorney on Spector’s defense team. Read More

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E-Books Outselling Printed Books?

Independent Mail
More readers use e-readers
Posted May 24, 2011


It was inevitable: Amazon.com announced last week that it is now selling more electronic books through its Kindle e-readers than printed books.

Sales are up three-fold this year, according to USA Today, which says the sales figures indicate that people are reading more than ever. Anything that keeps people interested in the written word is beneficial in our book, and through technology, access is granted to books (some older and out of print) not always available at a bookstore or so popular at the library there is a waiting list. Read More

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