Hollywood Pays Tribute To Nobel Peace Prize Winner Shimon Peres

President Barack Obama led the tributes by to former Israeli Prime Minister and President Shimon Peres who died at 93 following a massive stroke two weeks ago.

“A light has gone out, but the hope he gave us will burn forever.” —@POTUS on the passing of Shimon Peres: https://t.co/kfiWabFROR pic.twitter.com/hC021MJlBD
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) September 28, 2016
Obama’s full statement on Peres’ death can be read here.

I will miss Shimon Peres, my brilliant and…

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Belgium’s Umedia Launches Canada’s VFX Studio

Belgian film powerhouse Umedia is expanding its geographical footprint in Canada with the launch of a visual effects and finishing studio in Vancouver to bolster its presence in the post-production landscape in North America. The Vancouver facility, which will be Umedia’s fifth office, will focus on film and television development, production and financing in London,… Read more »

Hear Peter Gabriel Sing “That’ll Do” At Terry Wogan Memorial Service

Peter GabrielFamed UK broadcaster Terry Wogan passed away in January, and today, on the 50th anniversary of his first BBC radio broadcast, a number of celebrities honored him with a celebratory memorial service at London’s Westminster Abbey. During the tribute, Peter Gabriel performed “That’ll Do,” his Oscar-nominated, Randy Newman-penned song from Babe: Pig In The City, … More »