TERRENCE HOWARD IS 42 TODAY

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Terrence Dashon Howard had his first  major film role in the 1995 filmed in 
Portland movie Mr. Holland’s Opus, which subsequently led to a number of roles 
in films. Howard broke into the mainstream with a succession of well-reviewed TV 
and film roles between 2004 and 2006. His roles in other movies includes Ray in  
2004, the 2005 Best Picture Oscar winner Crash, and The Brave One in 2007. He
also co-starred in the mega hit  Iron Man in 2008. In 20010 Howard joined the cast 
of the new Law & Order: Los Angeles on NBC. 

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Richard Dreyfuss, left, and Terrence Howard in Mr. Holland’s Opus

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Terrence in Iron Man promotion photo

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Terrence Howard with Jodie Foster from The Brave One

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MUSICAL FILM PREMIERED IN NEW YORK ON THIS DATE IN 1965

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Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein’s musical film The Sound of Music was directed by Robert Wise and starred Julie Andrews (above) and Christopher
Plummer. It won a total of five Academy Awards including Best Picture in 1965
and is one of the most popular musicals ever produced. The cast album was
nominated for a Grammy Award for Album of the Year. The film ultimately
grossed over $158 million at the U.S. and Canada box office, and displaced
Gone With the Wind as the all-time champion.

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Christopher Plummer from The Sound of Music 

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‘’SIR BEN’’ TURNED 67 YEARS OLD TODAY

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Ben Kingsley won a Best Actor Oscar for the lead role in
this 1982 Best Picture.

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JOHN VOIGHT TURNED 72 TODAY

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John Voight received his first Academy Award nomination for his
performance in MIDNIGHT COWBOY,1969’s Best Picture winner.

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John won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role  
in this 1978 film.

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HUMPHREY BOGART WAS BORN ON THIS DATE IN 1899

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          The American Film Institute ranks Bogart as the greatest male 
          star in the history of American cinema.

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                   Academy Award winner, Best Picture of 1943.

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