Graduate Director Mike Nichols Dies at 83

Award winning director Mike Nichols has died at the age of 83, passing away in his New York home from an apparent heart attack. After making his directing debut with Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? in 1966 the versatile filmmaker was responsible for Catch-22, Working Girl, Regarding Henry, The Birdcage, Primary Colors, Closer and most recently  Charlie Wilson’s War.  However despite [...]

Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead in New York

Oscar winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died at his home in New York last night from a suspected drugs overdose. The news came as a tragic shock to his colleagues, family and fans. In an initial statement released by the acclaimed star’s family his partner Mimi O’Donnell and three children said: “We are devastated by [...]