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Jeff Bridges brings back 'Big Lebowski' to honor John Goodman

Mashable

It's been almost 20 years since The Big Lebowski graced us with its slacker bible in film form, but even now, The Dude still abides, as Jeff Bridges proved on Friday. Yesterday, Bridges broke out his iconic character (Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski) to honor John Goodman, his co-star from the film, as Goodman received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. SEE ALSO: Steve Buscemi is clearly a fan of this'Big Lebowski' sign at the Women's March Before making a speech introducing his friend, Bridges first donned the well known Lebowski sweater, thus transforming into his Dude persona. The reveal of the sweater surprised even Goodman, who said, through a childlike grin, "I'm not worthy." "In your wisdom lord, you have lived through John as you have through so many other bright, flowering, young actors before him," says Bridges, to laughs from the crowd.


Steve Buscemi's wife Jo Andres, filmmaker and choreographer, dies age 65

FOX News

Emmy Award-winning actor Steve Buscemi's wife Jo Andres has died. She was 65. (Getty Images) Emmy Award-winning actor Steve Buscemi's wife Jo Andres has died at the age of 65. A source close to the family confirmed her death to Fox News. The two wed in 1987 and share one son, Lucian, E! News reported. Andres was a choreographer, filmmaker and artist.


Inside the Carney Awards, where character actors like Steve Buscemi get their due

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When a crowd formed near the corner of Santa Monica Blvd. The biggest star here was probably Steve Buscemi, which is saying something at the 2nd Annual Carney Awards, which honor outstanding achievements in character acting. Though you've seen them dozens of times, you may not know who they are. And unlike the Oscars or the Emmys, actors receive Carney Awards -- named after Oscar and Emmy winner Art Carney, who played Ed Norton on The Honeymooners -- for their entire careers rather than a single role. The Carney Awards aren't held inside a grand ballroom at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, but rather, the Paley Center's sparsely decorated screening room.


Horrifying deepfake video blends Jennifer Lawrence and Steve Buscemi

Daily Mail - Science & tech

An unnerving new video that appears to show Steve Buscemi's face seamlessly molded onto Jennifer Lawrence's head is yet another example of the worrying advancements of'deepfakes' videos. The clip will sound familiar to anyone who remembers Lawrence's speech backstage at the 2016 Golden Globes – but the words are instead coming out of Buscemi's mouth. Horrified social media viewers have been have been sharing the clip of'Jennifer Buscemi' across the internet this week, with many calling it the stuff of nightmares. An unnerving new video appears to show Steve Buscemi's face seamlessly molded onto Jennifer Lawrence's body The clip was first posted by Reddit user VillainGuy at the beginning of January. It's since been shared thousands of times.


Stephen Colbert showed Steve Buscemi that Jennifer Lawrence deepfake video and he has mixed feelings

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How do you do, fellow kids? Steve Buscemi had some thoughts about the latest viral "deepfake" video that's been floating around. You know the one: It's Steve Buscemi's face creepily pasted onto Jennifer Lawrence's body. Speaking to Stephen Colbert on Wednesday night, a befuddled Buscemi deadpanned, "I've never looked better." He added, "It makes me sad that somebody spent that much time on that."