21-02-10

Silver Bear @ Berlin filmfestival

Silver Bear @ Berlin filmfestival

The Silver Bear award for best director went to Roman Polanski for “The Ghostwriter,” his political thriller starring Ewan McGregor and Pierce Brosnan. Based on a novel by Robert Harris, it tells the story of Adam Lang, a former British prime minister who is compiling his memoirs on rain-swept, desolate Martha’s Vineyard in winter.

Polanski, confined to his Swiss chalet and facing possible extradition to the U.S. more than 30 years after he pleaded guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl, was unable to come to the festival. He was arrested as he arrived in Switzerland in September to accept an award at the Zurich Film Festival.

His producer Alain Sarde accepted the Berlin prize on his behalf and said he had spoken to Polanski on the phone.

“I was lamenting that he couldn’t come,” Sarde told the audience at the award ceremony in Berlin. “He said: ‘Even if I could, I wouldn’t, because the last time I went to a festival I ended up in jail.”

15-02-09

IFTA award for Meryl Streep (Mamma Mia!)

 
And the award goes to ...

Pantene Best International Actress Award – People’s Choice


 
Meryl Streep, Mamma Mia!
Angelina Jolie, Changeling
Kristin Scott Thomas, I’ve Loved You So Long
Emma Thompson, Brideshead Revisited (Miramax Films)

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08-01-09

award for "Mamma Mia!"

 

"Mamma Mia! the movie" got the award for favourite song from a soundtrack

and the winner is :-)

  • "Mamma Mia" by Meryl Streep from Mamma Mia!
  • More info ; http://www.pcavote.com/pca/

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    23-11-08

    Brosnan @environmentalawards

    Brosnan in Chicago

    On November 20, Pierce Brosnan and his wife, Keely Shaye Brosnan, were honored for their environmental activism and inducted into the Hall. Anyways, Brosnan has been a force on the green scene over the years — contributing more than $1 million to various environmental initiatives. We’re happy to see him and his wife become inducted — along with 36 other honorees.

    Pierce Brosnan came to Chicago to attend a dinner last night where he was inducted into the Environmental Hall of Fame at the Hotel Allegro. The 007 star attended the event with his wife Keeley Shay Smith and then headed to Carmine’s for an Italian dinner.Brosnan was nice enough to sign autographs for fans and take photos with them. He told fans that he thought the new James Bond movie, Quantum of Solace, was great and that Daniel Craig did an amazing job .

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    11-11-08

    People's Choice awards

    Mamma Mia nominated 3times

    The nominees for "The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards," which will be hosted by Queen Latifah, were announced this morning -- and fans can now vote for their favorite TV, film and music stars.

    Among the nominees are 'The Dark Knight,' '27 Dresses,' 'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull' and 'Iron Man' in the film categories; "Grey's Anatomy," "House," "Samantha Who?" and "90210" in the TV categories; and Rihanna, Carrie Underwood and Alicia Keys are just three songbirds who got the nod.

    People magazine, in celebration of its 35th anniversary, is teaming up with "The People's Choice Awards" to present the first-ever Favorite Star Under 35.

    To cast your vote, log on to:

     www.pcaVOTE.com.

    "The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards" is the first awards show of the season and will air on January 7, 2009 on CBS at 9 p.m.

    A complete list of nominees follows:


    FAVORITE MOVIE COMEDY
    '27 Dresses'
    'Get Smart'
    'Mamma Mia!'


    FAVORITE CAST
    'The Dark Knight' (Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman, Maggie Gyllenhaal)
    'Mamma Mia!' (Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgard, Colin Firth)
    'Sex and the City' (Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, Chris Noth)

    FAVORITE SONG FROM A SOUNDTRACK
    "Another Way to Die" by Jack White & Alicia Keys from 'Quantum of Solace'
    "Labels or Love" by Fergie from 'Sex and the City'
    "Mamma Mia" by Meryl Streep from 'Mamma Mia!'

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    09-11-08

    Brosnan about Obama & Jolie

     

    Pierce Brosnan Favors Charlize as Costar, Obama as President

    source www.people.com

    Former James Bond actor Pierce Brosnan thinks that President-elect Barack Obama would make a good 007.

    "He's cool enough. He's definitely got the walk and the talk, yes," the actor told PEOPLE at the second annual Jane Goodall Institute Global Leadership Awards Celebration in Washington, D.C., Friday night. "But I think he's going to make a greater president. And Mr. Daniel Craig is a great Bond of his time."

    As far as casting goes, the actor also has filming the sequel to The Thomas Crown Affair on his mind. So who's on his wish list for a female lead?

    "
    Charlize Theron is someone who I've always admired. I think she's someone who has acquitted herself grandly," Brosnan told PEOPLE. "Nothing against Angelina Jolie. I think she's a magnificent actress. But Charlize has a poise about her and has an inner strength and femininity which I really like to watch."

    Jolie was reportedly in talks to play the lead this past summer.

    Brosnan, 55, and his wife, Keely Shaye Brosnan, 45, received the award for Responsible Activism in Media and Entertainment for their active support of Roots & Shoots, the global environmental youth program that Goodall started.

    "Keely and I are honored to be in Washington, D.C., at such an exciting time in this nation's history and to accept this award from our dear friend Dr. Jane Goodall," Brosnan told the crowd at the $500-a-plate fundraiser.

    "I have a wonderful wife in Keely, who is very versed in the world of green," he told reporters. "This is a partnership now of 16 years and she has educated me on the environment and how to bring up children, whether it's the food they eat or the food that we grow at home in Hawaii – clean water, good vegetables, recycling." The couple has two sons, Dylan, 11, and Paris, 7, in addition to three grown children from Brosnan's first marriage.

    Leadership awards

     

    THE JANE GOODALL INSTITUTE GLOBAL LEADERSHIP AWARDS CELEBRATION IN WASHINGTON, D.C., NOVEMBER 7, 2008

    http://www.janegoodall.org/events

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     What: The Jane Goodall Institute Global Leadership Awards Celebration honors outstanding individuals and organizations that share Dr. Jane Goodall’s values, vision and commitment to making a positive difference in the world for all living things. Awardees embody Dr. Goodall’s spirit and the mission of the Jane Goodall Institute. This second annual event — presented by the Arlington, Va.-based Jane Goodall Institute — is an environmentally friendly celebration that incorporates eco-sensitive design elements; an organic, vegetarian menu; and even a walk down the “Green Carpet.”�

    About the Jane Goodall Institute Founded in 1977, the Jane Goodall Institute continues Dr. Goodall’s pioneering research of chimpanzee behavior — research that transformed scientific perceptions of the relationship between humans and animals. Today, the Institute is a global leader in the effort to protect chimpanzees and their habitats. It also is widely recognized for establishing innovative community-centered conservation and development programs in Africa, and the Roots & Shoots global environmental and humanitarian youth program, which has groups in almost 100 countries. For more information, please visit www.janegoodall.org or www.rootsandshoots.org.

     

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    20-10-08

    Brosnan @ Partners award gala

     

     

    Oceana's 2008 Partners Award Gala

     

    Beverly Hills, CA -- Former President Bill Clinton along with Trudie Styler and Sting will be honored with Partners Awards at this year's annual Oceana Partners Award Gala held on Saturday, October 18th in Los Angeles. The event will take place at the Pacific Palisades home of Jena and Michael King. The evening will begin with a VIP reception at 5:30PM, followed by a cocktail party at 6:00PM and the awards presentation at 7:00PM.

    In 2001, Oceana merged with the American Ocean's Campaign (AOC), which was founded in 1987 by Ted Danson. Each year, the AOC and now Oceana have held events in Los Angeles which have honored individuals who have made outstanding contributions through their personal commitment to the cause of protecting and conserving our environment. These events are attended by hundreds of guests from the entertainment, business, and philanthropic communities. Past Partners Awards honorees include Pierce Brosnan & Keely Shaye Smith, James Cameron, Stephen McPherson, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, Annett Wolf, Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen, Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, Christopher Reeve, Lynn and Sam Waterston, Rick Nicita, Keith Addis, Irving Azoff, Sir John Browne, Don Henley, Cindy and Alan Horn, Sylvia Earle, Michael King, Ted Turner, Jean-Michel Cousteau and Toyota Motor Sales. Last year, Oceana honored Dr. Daniel Pauly and Former Vice President Al Gore whose award was presented by Anjelica Huston. Presenters in previous years have included Salma Hayek, Nicolas Cage, Nicole Kidman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ron Meyer and Jamie Lee Curtis. For more information on Oceana, please visit www.oceana.org.

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    14-06-08

    More Maui pics

    More Maui filmfestival

     

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    23-05-08

    Pierce Brosnan Honoured @Maui Film fest

    P. Brosnan honoured @ Maui Filmfestival

    www.mauifilmfestival.com

    source; www.honoluluadvertiser.com

    Movie stars Pierce Brosnan, Virginia Madsen and Dennis Quaid will be honored June 12 at the Wailea Beach Marriott Resort & Spa, bringing stardust to the 2008 Maui Film Festival, slated June 11 through 15, 2008 at the Wailea Resort and the Maui & Arts & Cultural Center in Kahului. Actress Felicity Huffman also will be honored in a separate event June 13.

    Brosnan, widely known for his James Bond roles ("Golden Eye," "Tomorrow Never Dies," "The World Is Not Enough" and "Die Another Day"), will also be seen in the forthcoming "Mamma Mia," will receive the festival's Maverick Award, which honors a film artist committed to making movies that matter and embraces environmental concerns to promote a better life on Earth.