Deadline October 29th – 1pg. Screenplay Contest

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The Los Angeles FEEDBACK Festival Presents: Submit a screenplay that is only 1 page long and have it performed at the Writing Festival by professional actors. Also garner FULL FEEDBACK on your work. (NOTE: The screenplay submission must be properly formatted.)  Submit for only $15. Most of the screenplays will…

Happy Birthday: Cary Elwes

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Cary Elwes Born: October 26, 1962 in London, England, UK (On making The Princess Bride (1987)) It was a wonderfully supportive set, and that’s a great atmosphere for being creative. An atmosphere of fun, is an atmosphere where the mind is more likely to come up with great stuff. THE…

Happy Birthday: Samantha Isler

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Samantha Isler Born: October 26, 1998 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA I know a lot of people who say they want to leave Tulsa and go off to L.A. or New York City. But I can’t wait to come back to Tulsa. It’s a great place to be. Christmas is a…

Happy Birthday: Seth MacFarlane

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Seth MacFarlane Born: October 26, 1973 in Kent, Connecticut, USA The only way it [criticism] gets to me is that it demonstrates a deterioration of the power of restrained, critical, rational thought that was once more ubiquitous in our society. In the sixties and seventies there was such a high…

Happy Birthday: Dylan McDermott

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Dylan McDermott Born: October 26, 1961 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA My theory about actors is we’re all walking milk cartons. Expirations dates everywhere. I can’t really say that I ever believed in any of that business about fate and soul mates and the one really perfect person until I met…

Happy Birthday: Rita Wilson

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Rita Wilson Born: October 26, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, USA Married to: Tom Hanks (30 April 1988 – present) (2 children) I’ve never wanted to be a big star. I just want to keep on working. ? ? It’s Complicated dir. Nancy Meyers Stars: Meryl Streep Steve Martin Alec…

Happy Birthday: Bob Hoskins (1942–2014)

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Bob Hoskins (1942–2014) Born: October 26, 1942 in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England, UK Died: April 29, 2014 (age 71) in London, England, UK Married to: Linda Banwell (1982 – 29 April 2014) (his death) (2 children) [in his last-ever interview in August 2012] My greatest pleasure in life is…

Happy Birthday: Don Siegel (1912–1991)

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Don Siegel (1912–1991) Born: October 26, 1912 in Chicago, Illinois, USA Died: April 20, 1991 (age 78) in Nipomo, California, USA [on Clint Eastwood] Hardest thing in the world is to do nothing and he does it marvelously. I’m not a violent man . . . There are many other…