TITLE

In the Spotlight

PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Variety;6/12/2014, Vol. 324 Issue 10, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents comments from actors and actresses considered likely or possible nominees for 2014 Emmy Awards for acting in a made-for-TV movie or television mini-series. Actors and actresses including Cicely Tyson of "A Trip to Bountiful," Billy Bob Thornton of "Fargo" and Minnie Driver of "Return to Zero" discuss topics including those programs, acting techniques and the characters they portrayed.
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96563508

 

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