“Forgotten Hollywood”- James Earl Jones receiving an Oscar!

Posted on August 3, 2011 by raideoman1 | No Comments

Manny P. here… JEJones

   The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has decided to honor James Earl Jones with an Oscar forLifetime Achievement.

   Jones has appeared in a number of memorable roles beginning in 1964. He played a military pilot in Dr. Strangelove: or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. Other motion pictures include ClaudineThe Bingo Long Traveling All Stars, The Greatest, Field of Dreams, The Hunt for Red October, and Patriot Games.

   He received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor in 1970 for his performance in The Great White Hope. His voice was also used in several of the Star Wars series of films, and as Mufasa in The Lion King. He excelled on television in Roots: the Next Generation in 1979. He’s also been the official announcer for CNN.

   James Earl Jones will receive his statuette on November 12th at this year’s Governors Awards Dinner. Excerpts from his speech might be included in the Oscar telecast on February, 2012.


   CelebritySucker is a blog site devoted to readers who enjoy current news about past and present celebrities. This particular website has recently decided to enthusiastically promote Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History.

   According to their page:

CelebritySucker is a community resource for celebrity addicts. If celeb gossip is your thanggg, your in the right place.

CelebritySucker.com is an online gossip blog dedicated to all things celebrity including fashion, videos, media and much more. Our staff is dedicated to bringing you the hottest trends straight from Hollywood and beyond.

    Here’s a link to their site:


Until next time>                               “never forget”

This entry was posted on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2011 at 1:02 am and is filed under Blog by Manny Pacheco. You can follow any comments to this post through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Bookmark this post:
Digg Del.icio.us Reddit Furl Google Bookmarks StumbleUpon Windows Live Technorati Yahoo MyWeb

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.