The Academy Award ceremonies last night brought back some memories of Eddie Albert, who was nominated , during his film career, twice for supporting actor. The first nomination was for the photographer in “Roman Holiday;” the second was for the irascible father in “The Heartbreak Kid.” He won neither, and after appearing in some seventy films, he reached television fame as Oliver in the series “Green Acres.” I went to work for him as his assistant a year or so before that tv show. 462 more words
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Hollywood’s awards season kicked into high gear this morning with the announcement of the 86th annual Academy Awards nominations.
There’s no doubt that this is a big year for black actors, actresses and directors. 91 more words