Aug 10
2002

“The Hours,” expected to be one of the biggest crowd-pullers in the 59th Venice film festival at the end of this month, was pulled off the bill on Friday due to delays in post-production, organizers said. “The producer, Miramax, said that they still had to complete technical modifications… and it won’t be ready in time,” a spokeswoman for the festival said.

Jul 31
2002

EOnline has reported today that “The Hours” will have it’s world premiere at the Venice Film Festival, which will open it’s doors on Augut 29, 2002.

May 30
2002

Friends and colleagues will remember actress Irene Worth at a memorial service open to the public, at The Public Theater in New York City, 5 PM June 3. Expected to speak are Edward Albee, Christopher Walken, Mercedes Ruehl, Meryl Streep and Alan Rickman.

Apr 20
2002

Hollywood luminaries Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Meryl Streep and Edward Burns, present the first Tribeca Film Festival as a forum for emerging filmmakers and a means of stimulating economic activity in an a neighborhood that was hard hit after the Sep 11 World Trade Center attack. Some 40 features and 20 shorts will be screened in theaters and nightclubs throughout the area, and there will be a juried award for an emerging filmmaker and the best short film.

Mar 13
2002

Actress Meryl Streep attended at Bloomingdale’s presenting Katie Couric with the first Caring Star Award for her work as co-founder of the NCCRA.

Jan 18
2002

A&E Network is going Hollywood with “New York at the Movies,” a two-hour documentary special hosted by Meryl Streep that looks at how New York is placed as a backdrop in motion pictures. A&E executives said the special could serve as a pilot for a periodic series about movies and other cities. “New York” will premiere March 17 at 8 p.m. EST and will examine notable Hollywood movies employing the Big Apple, incl. “King Kong,” “West Side Story” “Manhattan.”

Dec 12
2001

Liam Neeson and Meryl Streep hosted the Nobel Peace Price Concert yesterday in Oslo. Winner of the award was Kofi Anan. Musical guests that evening included Paul McCartney, Aha, Anastacia and Wyclef Jean

Dec 06
2001

In support of the Tribeca Film Festival, Meryl appeared alongside founder Robert De Niroas well as Martin Scorcese, Ed Burns and major Bloomberg at its press conference. The festival will have it’s premiere fom May 1 to May 5 2002

Nov 29
2001

Actors Meryl Streep and Liam Neeson are going to host this year’s Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo. The event is sheduled December 11th 2001

Nov 20
2001

The website americanforests.org reported that Meryl Streep can now be heard narrating public service announcements for AMERICAN FORESTS, the nation’s oldest nonprofit conservation organization and a world leader in planting trees for environmental restoration. The new PSAs are currently airing on ABC, CBS, HGTV, Animal Planet, and dozens of local network television affiliates and cable companies across the United States. Streep recently recorded the PSAs while she was in New York City, appearing in a theater production in Central Park.