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His mother was raised Presbyterian but became an atheist as an adult, against his parents wishes, his grandparents had him secretly baptized into the Catholic Church while he was staying with them during his parents divorce.
De Niro attended PS41, an elementary school in Manhattan. He was accepted into the High School of Music and Art for the ninth grade, De Niro began high school at the private McBurney School and later attended the private Rhodes Preparatory School, although he never graduated from either.
The direction of his future had already been foreshadowed by his debut at age Along with finding relief from shyness through performing, he was also fixated by cinema and he studied acting at the Stella Adler Conservatory, as well as Lee Strasbergs Actors Studio 2. He is the son of comedians and actors Jerry Stiller. After beginning his career with a play, Stiller wrote several mockumentaries, and was offered his own show entitled The Ben Stiller Show.
Having previously acted in television, he began acting in films, in addition, he has had multiple cameos in music videos, television shows, and films. His parents frequently took him on the sets of their appearances and he considered his childhood unusual, stating In some ways, it was a show-business upbringing—a lot of traveling, a lot of late nights—not what youd call traditional. His elder sister, Amy, has appeared in many of his productions, including Reality Bites, DodgeBall, A True Underdog Story, Stiller displayed an early interest in filmmaking and made Super 8 movies with his sister and friends.
At nine years old, he made his debut as a guest on his mothers short-lived television series. After being inspired by the television show Second City Television while in high school, during his high school years, he was also the drummer of the punk band Capital Punishment, which released a studio album named Roadkill in Stiller attended The Cathedral School of St.
John the Divine and he started performing on the cabaret circuit as opening act to the cabaret siren Jadin Wong. Stiller then enrolled as a student at the University of California. After nine months, Stiller left school to move back to New York City and he made his way through acting classes, auditioning and trying to find an agent. When he was approximately 15, Stiller obtained a part with one line on the television soap opera Guiding Light.
He was later cast in a role in the Broadway revival of John Guares The House of Blue Leaves, alongside John Mahoney, during its run, Stiller produced a satirical mockumentary whose principal was fellow actor Mahoney 3. Dustin Hoffman — Dustin Lee Hoffman is an American actor and a director, with a career in film, television, and theatre since Hoffman has been known for his portrayals of antiheroes and vulnerable characters.
Kramer, and in for Rain Man. Widely considered one of the finest actors in history, Hoffman first drew praise for starring in the play, Eh. This achievement was followed by his breakthrough film role as Benjamin Braddock. Since that time, Hoffmans career has largely focused on the cinema, with sporadic returns to television. His father worked as a supervisor at Columbia Pictures before becoming a furniture salesman. Hoffman was named after stage and silent screen actor, Dustin Farnum and his older brother, Ronald, is a lawyer and economist.
He left after a year to join the Pasadena Playhouse, although when he told his family about his career goal and he also took classes at the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York City. Hoffman initially hoped to become a classical pianist, having studied piano during much of his youth, while at Santa Monica College, he also took an acting class, which he assumed would be easy, and caught the acting bug. He recalls, I just was not gifted in music, now an aspiring actor, he spent the next ten years doing odd jobs, being unemployed, and struggling to get any available acting roles.
He composed a song called Shooting the Breeze and Bette Midler wrote the words and his first acting role was at the Pasadena Playhouse, alongside future Academy Award-winner, Gene Hackman.
After two years there, Hackman headed for New York City, with Hoffman soon following, Hoffman, Hackman and Robert Duvall lived together in the s, all three of them focused on finding acting jobs 4. She is among a group of entertainers who have been honored with an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony Award. Streisand is one of the music artists of all time, with more than She starred in the critically acclaimed Funny Girl, for which she won the Academy Award, with the release of Yentl inStreisand became the first woman to write, produce, direct, and star in a major studio film.
According to Billboard, Streisand holds the record for the female with the most number one albums, Billboard also recognizes Streisand as the greatest female of all time on its Billboard chart and one of the greatest artists of all time on its Hot chart. Barbara Joan Streisand was born on April 24, in Brooklyn, New York and her mother had been a soprano singer in her youth and considered a career in music, but later became a school secretary.
Her father was a school teacher at the same school. Streisands family was Jewish, her grandparents emigrated from Galicia and her maternal grandparents from the Russian Empire. Her father earned a degree from City College of New York in and was considered athletic. As a student, he spent his summers outdoors, once working as a lifeguard, hed try anything, his sister Molly said.
He married Ida intwo years after graduating, and became a respected educator with a focus on helping underprivileged. In Augusta few months after Streisands first birthday, her father died suddenly at age 34 from complications from an epileptic seizure, the family fell into near-poverty, with her mother working as a low-paid bookkeeper.
As an adult, Streisand remembered those early years as always feeling like an outcast, explaining and her mother tried to pay their bills but could not give her daughter the attention she craved, When I wanted love from my mother, she gave me food, Streisand says. Streisand recalls that her mother had a voice and sang semi-professionally on occasion.
During a visit to the Catskills when Streisand was thirteen, she told Rosie ODonnell, she and that session was the first time Streisand ever asserted herself as an artist, which also became her first moment of inspiration as an artist.
She has a brother, Sheldon, and a half-sister 5.
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Cochrane, one story has Laemmle watching a box office for hours, counting patrons and calculating the days takings. Within weeks of his Chicago trip, Laemmle gave up dry goods to buy the first several nickelodeons, for Laemmle and other such entrepreneurs, the creation in of the Edison-backed Motion Picture Trust meant that exhibitors were expected to pay fees for Trust-produced films they showed.
Soon, Laemmle and other disgruntled nickelodeon owners decided to avoid paying Edison by producing their own pictures, in JuneLaemmle started the Yankee Film Company with partners Abe Stern and Julius Stern. Laemmle broke with Edisons custom of refusing to give billing and screen credits to performers, by naming the movie stars, he attracted many of the leading players of the time, contributing to the creation of the star system.
Laemmle, who emerged as president in Julywas the figure in the partnership with Dintenfass, Baumann, Kessel, Powers, Swanson, Horsley. Eventually all would be out by Laemmle. Following the westward trend of the industry, by the end of the company was focusing its efforts in the Hollywood area.
On March 15, Laemmle opened the worlds largest motion picture production facility, Universal City Studios, studio management became the third facet of Universals operations, with the studio incorporated as a distinct subsidiary organization.
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Unlike other movie moguls, Laemmle opened his studio to tourists, Universal became the largest studio in Hollywood, and remained so for a decade. However, it sought an audience mostly in towns, producing mostly inexpensive melodramas, westerns. In its early years Universal released three brands of feature films — Red Feather, low-budget programmers, Bluebird, more ambitious productions, and Jewel, their prestige motion pictures.
Leonard, George Marshall and Lois Weber, despite Laemmles role as an innovator, he was an extremely cautious studio chief.
Unlike rivals Adolph Zukor, William Fox, and Marcus Loew and he also financed all of his own films, refusing to take on debt. Character actor Lon Chaney became a card for Universal in the s 6. Starring Robert De Niro and Ben Stiller, the film chronicles a series of events that befall a good-hearted.
Glienna—who also played the films main protagonist—and Mary Ruth Clarke co-wrote the screenplay. Universal Studios purchased the rights to Gliennas film with the intent of creating a new version, Jim Herzfeld expanded the original script but development was halted for some time. Jay Roach read the script and expressed his desire to direct the film.
At that time, Steven Spielberg was interested in directing the film while Jim Carrey was interested in playing the lead role, the studio only offered the film to Roach once Spielberg and Carrey left the project. Meet the Parents was well received by critics and viewers alike, winning several awards. The success of Meet the Parents inspired two sequels, namely Meet the Fockers and Little Fockers released in and respectively.
Meet the Parents also inspired a reality show titled Meet My Folks. Gaylord Greg Focker is a living in Chicago. He intends to propose to his girlfriend Pam Byrnes, but his plan is disrupted when he learns that Pams sisters fiance had asked Pams father for permission before proposing, Greg and Pam travel to Pams parents house to attend Pams sisters wedding. Greg hopes to propose to Pam in front of her family after receiving her fathers permission, but this plan is put on hold when the airline loses his luggage, including the engagement ring.
At the Byrnes home, Greg meets Pams overbearing father Jack, mother Dina, Jack takes an instant dislike to Greg and openly criticizes him for his choice of career as a male nurse and whatever else he sees as a difference between Greg and the Byrnes family. Greg tries to impress Jack, but his efforts fail, Greg becomes even more uncomfortable after he receives an impromptu lie detector test from Jack and later learns from Pam that her father is a retired CIA counterintelligence officer.
Meeting the rest of Pams family and friends, Greg still feels like an outsider and he also feels inferior to Kevin, Pams ex-fiance who, unlike him, receives nothing but warmth and friendliness from Jack 7. The hamlets area was larger before several of its parts incorporated as separate villages. The English, under Peter Wright, first settled in the area inthe boundary between the Dutch and English was somewhat fluid which led to each group having their own Main Street.
For a six-month period from tothe Townsend home served as British headquarters for the Queens Rangers led by Lt. The plot was thwarted when three Americans on patrol captured Andre near West Point, preventing what would have been a defeat for the colonists in the Revolutionary War. In the following year, service commenced with the coaches being loaded onto a ferry for a connection to the New Haven Railroad at Norwalk.
Service lasted less than a year, Sagamore Hill was completed in This is where Roosevelt lived until his death in and his wife Edith Roosevelt continued to occupy the house until her death, nearly three decades later, in September These include design of the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Park and this beautiful waterfront park gives residents and visitors alike access to the pristine and beautiful Oyster Bay Harbor 8.
New York state — New York is a state in the northeastern United States, and is the 27th-most extensive, fourth-most populous, and seventh-most densely populated U. Greg and Jack's relationship is again put to the test when Greg is left alone to babysit Little Jack, whom Jack has been raising via the Ferber method.
Despite Jack's strict instructions to leave Little Jack to self-soothe, Greg is unable to stand listening to Little Jack's cries and tends to the boy to cheer him up by hugging him, putting Elmo's World on TVand acting funny, but inadvertently teaches him the word "asshole. After a furious argument with the Fockers and his own family though amends are quickly madeJack resumes his spying on Greg and sends Greg and Jorge's hair samples for a DNA test, while inviting Jorge to the Fockers' planned engagement party in the hope of getting Greg to admit he is Jorge's father.
At the engagement party, Jack, who automatically assumes that Greg knew about Jorge and has deliberately been keeping him a secret from Pam, introduces Greg to Jorge. Later, when Greg denies knowing anything about Jorge, Jack still refuses to believe him and drugs him with truth serum to make him talk. On stage, Greg uncontrollably blurts out that Pam is pregnant and that Jorge is his son in a Darth Vader -esqe matter before immediately losing consciousness.
The next morning, Pam questions Greg about Jorge, and Greg does not confirm or deny that he is Jorge's father, but insists that he knew nothing about him before the previous evening.
Pam believes him, and is willing to work things out with him. Jack reaches his breaking point with Greg's dishonesty and demands that Pam and Dina leave the island with him. Dina refuses and reveals Jack's actions to everyone. Everyone turns against Jack, with Pam announcing her intent to marry Greg regardless of him having Jorge with Isabel, and Dina admits that they were all aware of Pam's pregnancy.Meet the Fockers (2004) Bloopers, Gag Reel & Outtakes (Part1/2)
A shocked and hurt Jack leaves with his grandson. Bernie and Greg pursue Jack, but are soon tasered and arrested by an overzealous deputy sheriffVern LeFlore, for speeding and refusing to remain in their car. Meanwhile, Jack is informed that Greg is not Jorge's father his real father turns out to be a baseball player who also resembles Gregand attempts to defend Greg and Bernie, but the overzealous Leflore tasers and arrests him, too. In their cell, Greg, Jack, and Bernie are released by the local judge, Ira, who is a client of Roz and a close friend of the Fockers.