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J.K. Simmons to be honored by Los Angeles Greek Film Festival | Variety

Thu May 05 17:08:46 EDT 2016 | Variety
J.K. Simmons will be among the honorees at the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, which will celebrate its 10th anniversary as it takes place on June 1-5 at Hollywood’s Egyptian Theatre. The Oscar winner (“Whiplash”) stars in the fest’s closing night film, Christopher Papakaliatis’ “Worlds Apart,” in its debut outside of Greece. “Worlds Apart” is the highest grossing Greek film since 2009, surpassing box office numbers in Greece for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Spectre.” In the Greek film, ..

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J.K. Simmons will be among the honorees at the Los Angeles Greek Film Festival, which will celebrate its 10th anniversary as it takes place on June 1-5 at Hollywood’s Egyptian Thea..
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THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Greek police say a 5-year-old boy has died after being mauled by two Rottweiler dogs. Police said the boy and his mother were visiting a friend for the ..
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Greek police say a 5-year-old boy has died after being mauled by two Rottweiler dogs. Police said the boy and his mother were visiting a friend for the ..
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