You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

O’Toole watch

Will thesp attend the Oscars?

On February 14th, the Academy issued a statement from prexy Frank Pierson: “We have hoped from the very first that Mr. O’Toole would be present March 23 to accept his honorary Oscar, and now it looks like that may indeed happen and we couldn’t be happier.”

Later that day, O’Toole’s manager Johnnie Planco declined to confirm the statement, saying the matter is being kept a surprise.

More Film

  • steve dayan Teamsters Local 399

    Hollywood Teamsters, IATSE Condemn Sexual Harassment in Entertainment Industry

    On February 14th, the Academy issued a statement from prexy Frank Pierson: “We have hoped from the very first that Mr. O’Toole would be present March 23 to accept his honorary Oscar, and now it looks like that may indeed happen and we couldn’t be happier.” Later that day, O’Toole’s manager Johnnie Planco declined to […]

  • Harvey Weinstein

    Directors Guild Begins Expulsion Process Against Harvey Weinstein

    On February 14th, the Academy issued a statement from prexy Frank Pierson: “We have hoped from the very first that Mr. O’Toole would be present March 23 to accept his honorary Oscar, and now it looks like that may indeed happen and we couldn’t be happier.” Later that day, O’Toole’s manager Johnnie Planco declined to […]

  • Josh Brolin'Only the Brave' film screening,

    Josh Brolin Mourns 'Deadpool 2' Stuntwoman's Death: It Was an 'Absolute Freak Accident'

    On February 14th, the Academy issued a statement from prexy Frank Pierson: “We have hoped from the very first that Mr. O’Toole would be present March 23 to accept his honorary Oscar, and now it looks like that may indeed happen and we couldn’t be happier.” Later that day, O’Toole’s manager Johnnie Planco declined to […]

  • 'Surviving Peace' Review: Does Israel Truly

    Film Review: 'Surviving Peace'

    On February 14th, the Academy issued a statement from prexy Frank Pierson: “We have hoped from the very first that Mr. O’Toole would be present March 23 to accept his honorary Oscar, and now it looks like that may indeed happen and we couldn’t be happier.” Later that day, O’Toole’s manager Johnnie Planco declined to […]

  • Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

    Box Office: Tyler Perry's 'Boo 2!' Set to Top Sluggish Weekend Ahead of 'Geostorm'

    On February 14th, the Academy issued a statement from prexy Frank Pierson: “We have hoped from the very first that Mr. O’Toole would be present March 23 to accept his honorary Oscar, and now it looks like that may indeed happen and we couldn’t be happier.” Later that day, O’Toole’s manager Johnnie Planco declined to […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content