American Cinematheque fetes Julia Roberts

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGame Center: Chargers at Kansas City Chiefs, Sunday, 10 a.m.“Moviegoers are eagerly awaiting the next chapter in the career of this beloved actress and we are looking forward to thanking her for all that she’s already given us.” Roberts’ portrayal of crusading legal advocate “Erin Brockovich,” won the actress an Oscar and a Golden Globe. The actress’ film credits also include “Pretty Woman,” “Steel Magnolias,” and “Mystic Pizza.” Other notable Cinematheque Award recipients include Steven Spielberg, Nicole Kidman, Sean Connery, and Al Pacino. Today’s awards ceremony at the Beverly Hilton hotel will be broadcast in December on AMC. BEVERLY HILLS – Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts will receive the 22nd American Cinematheque Award today at the Beverly Hilton, honoring her contributions to the film industry. Presenting the award will be Roberts’ co-star in “The Pelican Brief,” Denzel Washington. Roberts was the presenter last year when George Clooney was honored by American Cinematheque with their 21st Award. “Julia Roberts is a true movie star who has delighted audiences and critics in so many pictures,” said Rick Nicita, Chairman of the Board of the American Cinematheque. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

Arsenal target Corentin Tolisso agrees terms with Napoli

first_imgArsenal target Corentin Tolisso has agreed personal terms with Napoli, according to reports in France.The 21-year-old Lyon man is on Arsenal’s radar but it is Napoli who have made the first move to land him this summer.The Italian club have had a series of big money offers rejected by Lyon but they appear to be getting closer to persuading the Ligue 1 side to sell.And, in preparation for that, Napoli have already met with the midfielder’s representatives and reached an agreement on a contract, L’Equipe has claimed.Now the Serie A side must stump up the required sum – thought to be in the region of £25m – to persuade Lyon to sell in order to complete the deal. 1 Lyon midfielder Corentin Tolisso has agreed personal terms with Napoli last_img