Legendary actor Peter O’Toole was honored during the 2011 TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL with a special Hand and Footprints Ceremony in the foyer of the Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, April 30th. Robert Osborne from Turner Classic Movies introduced O’Toole. O’Toole joins stars from yesteryear and today who have enshrined their hands and feet in cement and are viewed by thousands of tourists each year that come to Hollywood. O’Toole was joined by his family, daughter Kate and son Lorcan, and stars, which included: Rose McGowan, Angelica Huston, Richard Benjamin, Paula Prentiss, Barbara Hershey and Illeana Douglas…and hundreds of fans.
Exclusive Photos: The Newly Restored AN AMERICAN IN PARIS World Premiere at the TCM Classic Film Festival Opening Night Gala
TCM (Turner Classic Movies) kicked off the TCM CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL 2011 at the Grauman’s Chinese Theater, with an Opening Night Gala and World Premiere of the Newly Restored 1951 film AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, which corresponded with the 60th anniversary of its original release. AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is a colorful musical about a painter finding art and romance in the City of Lights. The movie starred the late Gene Kelly, who passed away in 1996, and Leslie Caron, who attended the gala presentation. The musical score is packed by Gershwin classics, and the dance sequences are among cinema’s […]Read On »