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Venezia72 – Celebrity star spotting at the Venice Film Festival 2015

Venice Film Festival opened with a bang last week and hosts a number of premieres and red carpets each year, but you don’t have to get all dressed up, or to brave the fan-zone crush to star spot! I spent … Continue reading

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Venezia72 – Jake Gyllenhaal opens the Venice Film Festival with the premiere of his new film, Everest

This year’s Venice Film Festival opened with a roar last night as Jake Gyllenhaal, Josh Brolin and Emily Watson took to the red carpet for the premiere of their new film Everest. And neither the film, nor the fashions disappointed. … Continue reading

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Venezia72 – Line-up announced for the 2015 Venice Film Festival

Last year’s Venice Film Festival headliner, Birdman, went on to win 4 Oscars. The 2013 opener, Gravity, won 7. So director Baltasar Kormákur must be feeling pretty good right now as his new offering, Everest starring Jake Gyllenhaal, has been … Continue reading

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Famous Italians : the one and only Giacomo Casanova

The name Giacomo Casanova conjures up scenes of debauchery, womanizing and sex. And down through the ages numerous books and films have tried to capture the legendary seducer’s persona. So as we celebrate the adventurer’s 290th birthday let’s take a quick … Continue reading

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It’s official! George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin are husband and wife.

After all the mayhem of the hen party, stag do, wedding ceremony and reception in the 7 star Aman Palazzo Papadopoli Hotel, it apparently took just a 10 minute €600 off-the-peg civil ceremony to register the wedding of one of … Continue reading

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Venice welcomes George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin for their wedding

“Will you George Timothy Clooney take Amal Ramzi Alamuddin to be your lawful wedded wife?” With those words, or something like them, (and assuming they both say yes!) the silver haired Hollywood heart-throb will marry the highly-respected human rights lawyer … Continue reading

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And the winner is…….highlights from my Venice Film Festival

After 12 days of stars and starlettes, paparazzi and premieres Venice finally rolled up the red carpet and bid farewell to this year’s 71st Film Festival. Here are my highlights along with some of the winners and losers. Events kicked off … Continue reading

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