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  1. Kirk Douglas Remembers Lauren Bacall: She Was My "Lucky Charm"

    6:00 am 8/20/2014

    The legendary actor, who knew the late actress as "Betty," credits her for bringing him to the attention of Hollywood and inspiring him to help othersRead more

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  2. Lauren Bacall, Hollywood's Icon of Cool, Dies at 89

    2:49 pm 7/18/2014

    The sultry and sexy actress was electric in the 1940s films 'To Have and Have Not' and 'Key Largo' opposite her husband, Humphrey BogartRead more

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  3. Jeffrey Katzenberg To Be Honored by The Anti-Defamation League

    11:21 am 4/8/2013

    Kirk Douglas will open the May 8 dinner at which the DreamWorks Animation CEO will receive the ADL Entertainment Industry Award.Read more

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  4. Morrissey on Smiths Reunion, Label Woes and Why Paul McCartney Should 'Return His Knighthood' (Q&A)

    2:50 pm 2/27/2013

    He worships Kirk Douglas, despises the Queen and one-upped the Beatles legend by making his sold-out Staples Center show meat-free -- but why can't this superstar land a record deal?Read more

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  5. Hollywood PR Reps Lower Smartphones to Salute Peers and 'Argo' at Publicists Awards

    5:03 pm 2/22/2013

    The 50th Publicists Awards luncheon included appearances by Kirk Douglas, Robert Downey Jr., Sally Field, Ron Meyer, Kevin Feige, Matt Bomer and Piper Perabo.Read more

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  6. Kirk Douglas to Receive Publicists' Lifetime Achievement Award

    8:12 am 1/15/2013

    The presentation will be made at the International Cinematographers Guild’s 50th Annual Awards Luncheon.Read more

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  7. Robert De Niro Honored by Santa Barbara Film Fest, Kirk Douglas, 'Playbook' Collaborators

    1:45 am 12/9/2012

    De Niro, a two-time Oscar winner, was presented with the festival's Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film by Douglas himself on the eve of his 96th birthday.Read more

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  8. Sean Penn on His Blacklisted Dad: 'There Was No Loyalty'

    10:00 am 11/19/2012

    In a guest piece for THR, the actor remembers the grace and dignity with which his father endured the harsh, damning wounds inflicted by an industry -- and a country -- that turned against him.Read more

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  9. Blacklist Profiles: 7 Writers and Actors Who Defied Hollywood

    10:00 am 11/19/2012

    Kirk Douglas -- who took a stand and hired banned screenwriter Dalton Trumbo for "Spartacus" -- is one of several who talk to THR about putting their careers on the line by opposing the Blacklist. Read more

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  10. The Hollywood Reporter, After 65 Years, Addresses Role in Blacklist

    10:00 am 11/19/2012

    Sixty-five years ago, the town's studio chiefs, executives and guilds joined a communist witch hunt launched by THR's legendary owner, Billy Wilkerson. Today, in the first-ever exploration of a demagogue's mission and the lives destroyed, his son writes a formal apology.Read more

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