Jessica Chastain Honored by Palm Springs Film Festival for 'Molly's Game'

06 Décembre, 2017, 00:35 | Auteur: Christine Menetries
  • Jessica Chastain to be honored at the Palm Springs International Film Festival

"Lady Bird" star Saoirse Ronan will receive the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actress at the 2018 Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala, PSIFF organizers announced on Monday.

The 29th annual festival runs from January 4-15, and the awards gala is set for January 2 at the Palm Springs Convention Center.

Explaining festival bosses' decision to honour the 40-year-old actress, event chairman Harold Matzner told Variety, "Jessica Chastain is an incredible actress who has continuously challenged herself with complex roles throughout her career. It is our honor to present the Chairman's Award to Jessica Chastain".

The Irish actress, who recently won the New York Film Critics Circle's best-actress award for her performance as a disaffected Sacramento high schooler in writer-director Greta Gerwig's film, will be given the award on January 2, 2018 at the Palm Springs Convention Center.

Technical Scrutiny: General Cable Corporation (BGC), Monster Digital, Inc. (MSDI)
The highest price BGC stock touched in the last 12 month was $29.75 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $14.95. Piedmont Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in General Cable during the second quarter valued at about $175,000.

What Are Analysts Report About Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)
The company's shares were given away at $61.32 per share worth to an income of some $1,211,745 on account of Zacconi Riccardo. The firm owned $99.28 million shares of the company's stock after selling 11.67 million shares during the period.

Cyclone Ockhi likely to make landfall in Gujarat on Tuesday midnight
The prime minister, meanwhile, appealed to BJP workers to extend a helping hand to those who are likely be hit by the cyclone. However, the cyclone is expected to weaken significantly in the next 24 hours as it approaches the coastline of Gujarat .

Previously announced honorees include Holly Hunter, Allison Janney, Saoirse Ronan, Timothee Chalamet, Gal Gadot, Gary Oldman, Sam Rockwell and the cast and crew of "The Shape of Water".

"Molly's Game" is directed by Aaron Sorkin from his own script about Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran one of the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested. Past recipients of the Chairman's Award include Amy Adams, Ben Affleck, George Clooney, Richard Gere, Tom Hanks, Dustin Hoffman, Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon.

Her players included Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans and finally, unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob.

Molly's Game stars Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, Chris O'Dowd and Michael Cera and opens across the United Kingdom on the 1st January 2018.

Conseillé:

  • Lin-Manuel Miranda and Wife Vanessa Nadal Expecting Baby No. 2

    Lin-Manuel Miranda and Wife Vanessa Nadal Expecting Baby No. 2

    Miranda's wife Nadal was dressed up in a floral print gown in which she was looking unbelievable and become the talk of the town. Hamilton isn't omnipresent anymore the way it was throughout 2016, when the musical appeared on seemingly every year-end list.
    Amber Alert issued for two missing girls in Iron County

    Amber Alert issued for two missing girls in Iron County

    The girls were transferred to a local hospital for medical evaluations, their grandfather told CBS Denver. Shaffer and the two girls' father John Coltharp were said have been involved in "cult-like activities".
    AMD scores EPYC gig powering new Azure instances

    AMD scores EPYC gig powering new Azure instances

    The Lv2 VM family will leverage the high-core count and connectivity support of the EPYC processor, the company said. For EPYC to be a success, Moorhead thinks major public cloud and commitments and deployments are going to be key.
  • The Biggest 3 Holders Of Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

    For shareholders, given the total diluted outstanding shares of 4.99 billion, this means overall earnings per share of 0.48. JMP Securities reissued a "market perform" rating on shares of Cisco Systems in a research report on Friday, August 18th.
    Ford Sues Celebrity Wrestler For Breaking Contract

    Ford Sues Celebrity Wrestler For Breaking Contract

    Despite an annual income from wrestling alone of around £6 million. The Blue Oval brand is seeking more than $75,000 in damages.
    Taylor Swift fans blast Kim Kardashian with rat emojis over Instagram post

    Taylor Swift fans blast Kim Kardashian with rat emojis over Instagram post

    Despite this, Kim K fans took to Taylor's Instagram to brand her a snake - bombarding her with snake emojis . It's been almost 24-hours since Kim posted the photo and there's no sign that Kim has noticed.
  • Norwood, Bottoms cast their votes for Atlanta mayor

    Norwood, Bottoms cast their votes for Atlanta mayor

    On Tuesday, Atlanta is choosing its mayor in a runoff election that may end up giving the city its first white woman mayor ever. Voters lined up Friday outside the library on Ponce de Leon in Atlanta to cast early ballots for the December 5th election.
    Sergio Ramos: 'I have a great friendship with Cristiano Ronaldo'

    Sergio Ramos: 'I have a great friendship with Cristiano Ronaldo'

    A familiar foe in recent seasons, Borussia Dortmund , visit the Santiago Bernabeu for the fifth time in five years on Wednesday. The squad has also lost depth, with Zidane yet to fully trust summer recruits Theo Hernandez, Dani Ceballos and Jesus Vallejo.
    Determined half of the participants of the playoffs of the Champions League

    Determined half of the participants of the playoffs of the Champions League

    The group winners (or seeds) will be drawn away for the first-leg, with the advantage of playing at home in the second-leg. The dates are February 13/14 & 20/21 for the first-leg matches and March 6/7 & 13/14 for the second-legs.
  • La liste des paradis fiscaux comporte 17 pays, selon l'Union européenne

    La liste des paradis fiscaux comporte 17 pays, selon l'Union européenne

    Ce serait davantage que la liste noire de l'OCDE (l'Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques). Ils avaient envoyé des engagements très récemment.
    Yamana Gold Inc. (YRI) Insider Antonio Cina Purchases 4000 Shares

    Yamana Gold Inc. (YRI) Insider Antonio Cina Purchases 4000 Shares

    The market capitalization (Stock Price Multiply by Total Number of Outstanding Shares) for the company is reported at $2.55B. Equities research analysts anticipate that Yamana Gold Inc . will post $0.05 earnings per share for the current year.
    Gujarat assembly polls 2017

    Gujarat assembly polls 2017

    At that time, the seat projections were that BJP could cross the 150 mark while Congress would struggle to cross 30. The poll suggests that different age groups would prefer to vote for different parties in the ensuing poll.


Populaire

Arkansas hires Houston's Hunter Yurachek as new Athletic Director
Yurachek's first task will be finding a football coach to replace Bret Bielema, who was sacked after the season. Yurachek was named Vice President of Athletics at the University of Houston in 2015.

Missing Submarine: Another Sonar Target Under Investigation
The search is taking place near the last known location of the ARA San Juan before it went silent off the Atlantic coast on November 15.

Olaf's Frozen Adventure To Be Pulled From Screenings Of Coco
Pixar usually showcase a short before all of their feature length films and some of them have been fantastic . Yes, it's long - but if you're obsessed with Arendelle, Olaf's Frozen Adventure totally worth watching.

Is Arshi Khan The New Captain Of The House?
In the bedroom, Puneesh starts crying in the night after the lights were switched off, however, Arshi starts laughing at him. Shilpa tells Puneesh that she felt suffocated when both, he and Bandagi, before her evictions, went to the secret room.

Analyst Research Roundup: Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA), Foot Locker, Inc. (FL)
The stock decreased 21.23% or $0.554 during the last trading session, reaching $2.056. (NASDAQ: ASNA ) for 2.78 million shares. Analysts await Ascena Retail Group, Inc . (NASDAQ:SIGI) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, January 23 by Sandler O'Neill.

Honduran president holds lead as vote count nears end
Protesters demonstrated on the streets of Honduras on Monday, December 4, a response to the lack of transparency in the country's recent presidential elections.

Top Performer of the day: Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)
The market capitalization (Stock Price Multiply by Total Number of Outstanding Shares) for the company is reported at $356.93B. Following the transaction, the vice president now directly owns 187,663 shares in the company, valued at $15,645,464.31.

TSX edges lower as banks, metals weigh
Still, the largest percentage gainer on the TSX was uranium producer Cameco Corp, which surged 15.8 percent to C$13.94. The energy group lost 1.7 percent, as oil prices fell with the market eyeing signs of rising USA production.

The Red Hat Inc (RHT) EVP Arun Oberoi Sells 30000 Shares
Granahan Inv Mngmt Ma has invested 0.39% in Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT). 13,701 are owned by Company Fincl Bank. (NYSE:RHT). Northwestern Mutual Investment Management Company LLC lifted its holdings in Red Hat by 1,271.7% during the 2nd quarter.

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp sorry for Chris Hughton row at Brighton
He said: "Adam will not be in the squad for this game, but he is on a very good way". "Every game is important for us". Klopp is also optimistic of having Ragnar Klavan and Joe Gomez back to bolster his defence . "They are much better".