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Stories with person: Neil Patrick Harris
  • Helen Mirren, Audra McDonald to appear in Roundabout film 
    Updated: Feb-01-16 12:01 pm

    NEW YORK - A-list stars like Helen Mirren, Audra McDonald, Neil Patrick Harris and Jake Gyllenhaal will help honor the Roundabout Theatre Company in a short film to air on NBC in New York on Saturday.

  • In Oscars crisis, Chris Rock and a microphone loom large 
    Updated: Jan-26-16 2:40 pm

    NEW YORK - When Chris Rock first hosted the Oscars in 2005, the four black actors nominated that year - Morgan Freeman, Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo and Jamie Foxx (twice!) - didn't escape his notice.

  • Calls for boycott of Oscars grow over diversity of nominees story has photos
    Updated: Jan-19-16 10:24 am

    NEW YORK - Amid calls for a boycott of the Academy Awards over its all-white acting nominees and Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith both announcing they would sit out this year's ceremony, the academy's president said it was time for major changes - and soon.