Randall Stuart "Randy" Newman (born November 28, 1943) is an American singer-songwriter, arranger, composer, and pianist who is known for his distinctive voice, mordant (and often satirical) pop songs and for film scores. Wikipedia
Born: 28th November, 1943, Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 6' 0" (183 cm)
Claim to Fame: His film scores include Ragtime, Awakenings, The Natural, and Leatherheads
12 Songs is the second studio album by American singer-songwriter Randy Newman, released in April 1970 on Reprise Records. It features a swampy roots music style and introspective, satirical songwriting. "Have You Seen My Baby?" was released as its sole single in May.
School Never Looked This Scary
A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University -- when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
The Oscars paid royal tribute to The King's Speech, honoring the drama about King George VI as Best Picture and shining gold upon its Best Actor Colin Firth, Director Tom Hooper and Screenplay writer David Seidler.
"I have a feeling my career's just peaked," Firth said on the stage of Hollywood's Kodak Theatre Sunday night, at the 83rd annual Academy Awards.
The British actor was so excited he admitted to "experiencing stirrings ... in the abdominal region that are threatening to turn themselves into dance moves."
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Posted by Dawn_light93 3 years ago
Not even a heavy rainstorm could put a damper on Kelsey Grammer's wedding to Kayte Walsh in New York City on Friday.
Inside the Longacre Theater, where the couple tied the knot, the space was still decorated with props from La Cage aux Folles, as well as huge bouquets of pink and red flowers in gold urns.
During the emotional ceremony, performed by Terry Lavell who was Grammer's costar in the Broadway hit musical, attendants read poems that the bride and groom had written for one another. As the couple listened, they appeared to be holding back tears,... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 3 years ago
The King's Speech leads the nominees for the 83rd Annual Academy Awards with 12 nominations. True Grit is next with 10, followed by Inception and The Social Network with eight each.
James Franco, up for Best Actor for 127 Hours, is set to cohost the awards show with Anne Hathaway at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles on Feb. 27. Here's the complete list of nominees:
Best Motion Picture of the Year
The Kids Are All Right
The King's Speech
The Social Network
Toy Story 3
Winter's... Read More
Posted by luisa10q 3 years ago
Walt Disney Pictures` highly anticipated animated masterpiece, `The Princess and the Frog` will have its official wide release this Friday, December 11th!
In the meantime, everyone has been bumping the film`s official soundtrack, which includes a lively collection of original songs and an orchestral score by Randy Newman, and Ne-Yo`s romantic pop ballad, "Never Knew I Needed". oprah talks for one of the character
Elton John, the man behind the award-winning soundtrack for `The Lion King` has nothing but praise for Disney`s decision to bring Newman... Read More
Posted by Ladyree 5 years ago
By John Anderson
Special to The Washington Post
Friday, April 4, 2008; Page C01
"Fumble" doesn`t quite describe George Clooney`s "Leatherheads," the actor-director`s Prohibition-era sports comedy. It`s good-natured. Droll. Buoyant. Fast-paced. Electric. An adrenaline-fueled thrill ride!!! Okay, not quite, not really. But it is a romp, one that might have been called "When Football Was Rugby." Or "The Rules of the Game." Already been done? Well, so has most of "Leatherheads."
Make no mistake: Clooney is the Peyton Manning... Read More
Posted by NewsHound 6 years ago
When people start knocking those bands, those bands that sing all that harmony, it`s hard, I can`t do it. Course, there`s only one of me.
I like the idea of taking a true classic written by a true genius and destroying it essentially! I like the idea of bringing it down to earth a bit - and even a bit lower than that.