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Barbra Streisand Allan Warren
Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand
Streisand
(/ˈstraɪsænd/; born April 24, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker
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Barbra Streisand (other)
Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(born 1942) is an American singer, actress, director, and songwriter. Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
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Golden Globe Award For Best Motion Picture – Musical Or Comedy
The Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy has been awarded annually since 1952 by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA).Contents1 Eligibility 2 Winners And nominations2.1 1951–1957 2.2 1958–1962 2.3 1963–1969 2.4 1970s 2.5 1980s 2.6 1990s 2.7 2000s 2.8 2010s3 See also 4 Notes 5 ReferencesEligibility[edit] Currently, eligible films must be at least 70 minutes in length, and be commercially released for at least seven days in the "greater Los Angeles area" and screened for the HFPA membership.[1] The commercial release mu
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List Of People Who Have Won Academy, Emmy, Grammy, And Tony Awards
Twelve people[1] have won all four major annual American entertainment awards in a competitive, individual (non-group) category of the Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Awards
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Funny Girl (film)
Funny Girl is a 1968 American biographical romantic musical comedy-drama film directed by William Wyler. The screenplay by Isobel Lennart was adapted from her book for the stage musical of the same title
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Academy Award For Best Actress
The Academy Award for Best Actress
Academy Award for Best Actress
is an award presented annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
(AMPAS). It is given in honor of an actress who has delivered an outstanding performance in a leading role while working within the film industry. The 1st Academy Awards
1st Academy Awards
ceremony was held in 1929 with Janet Gaynor receiving the award for her roles in 7th Heaven, Street Angel, and Sunrise.[1] Currently, nominees are determined by single transferable vote within the actors branch of AMPAS; winners are selected by a plurality vote from the entire eligible voting members of the Academy.[2] In the first three years of the awards, actresses were nominated as the best in their categories
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Golden Globe Award For Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical Or Comedy
The Golden Globe Award
Golden Globe Award
for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy was first awarded by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association as a separate category in 1951. Previously, there was a single award for "Best Actress in a Motion Picture" but the splitting allowed for recognition of it and the Best Actress – Drama. The formal title has varied since its inception. In 2005, it was officially called: "Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical"
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The Owl And The Pussycat (film)
The Owl and the Pussycat
The Owl and the Pussycat
is a 1970 American romantic comedy film directed by Herbert Ross and starring Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
and George Segal. Streisand plays the role of a somewhat uneducated actress, model and part-time prostitute. She temporarily lives with an educated aspiring writer (Segal). Their differences are obvious, yet over time they begin to admire each other. Comedian/actor Robert Klein
Robert Klein
appears in a supporting role
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The Way We Were
The Way We Were
The Way We Were
is a 1973 American romantic drama film starring Barbra Streisand and Robert Redford
Robert Redford
and directed by Sydney Pollack. The screenplay by Arthur Laurents
Arthur Laurents
was based on his college days at Cornell University and his experiences with the House Un-American Activities Committee. A box office success, the film was nominated for several awards and won the Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Original Dramatic Score and Best Original Song for the theme song, "The Way We Were," It ranked at number 6 on AFI's 100 Years...100 Passions survey of the top 100 greatest love stories in American cinema
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A Star Is Born (1976 Film)
A Star Is Born is a 1976 American musical drama film telling the story of a young woman, played by Barbra Streisand, an easy listening folkie type ingenue who enters the music business, and meets and falls in love with an established male rock'n'roll star, played by Kris Kristofferson, only to find her career ascending while his goes into decline. It is a remake of two earlier versions – the 1937 version was a drama starring Janet Gaynor
Janet Gaynor
and Fredric March, and the 1954 version was a musical starring Judy Garland
Judy Garland
and James Mason
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Academy Award For Best Original Song
The Academy Award for Best Original Song is one of the awards given annually to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
(AMPAS). It is presented to the songwriters who have composed the best original song written specifically for a film. The performers of a song are not credited with the Academy Award unless they contributed either to music, lyrics or both in their own right. The songs that are nominated for this award are performed during the ceremony and before this award is presented. The award category was introduced at the 7th Academy Awards, the ceremony honoring the best in film for 1934
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Evergreen (Love Theme From A Star Is Born)
"Evergreen" (also called "Love Theme from A Star Is Born") is the theme song from the 1976 film A Star Is Born. It was composed and performed by Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
with lyrics by Paul Williams,[1] and arranged by Ian Freebairn-Smith.[2] The song was released on the soundtrack album to A Star Is Born. As composers, Streisand and Williams earned an Academy Award for Best Original Song. the first woman to be honored as a composer.[1] Streisand also earned a Grammy Award for Song of the Year. She and Williams also won Golden Globes for Best Original Song. The song's opening couplet, "Love, soft as an easy chair, love fresh as the morning air," almost did not appear that way
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Yentl (film)
Yentl is a 1983 American romantic musical drama film from United Artists (through MGM), and directed, co-written, co-produced, and starring Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
based on the play of the same name by Leah Napolin and Isaac Bashevis Singer, itself based on Singer's short story " Yentl the Yeshiva
Yeshiva
Boy". The dramatic story incorporates humor and music to relate the story of an Ashkenazi
Ashkenazi
Jewish girl in Poland
Poland
who decides to dress and live like a man so that she can receive an education in Talmudic Law
Talmudic Law
after her father dies. This cultural gender asymmetry that Yentl endures has been referenced in the medical community with the coining of the phrase Yentl Syndrome
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Golden Globe Award For Best Director
Director
Director
may refer to:Contents1 Occupations and positions1.1 Business and politics 1.2 Arts and design 1.3 Other roles2 Arts and media 3 Individuals 4 Science and technology 5 Other uses 6 See alsoOccupations and positions[edit]Leadership, in management, also called "directing"Business and politics[edit] Director
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Presidential Medal Of Freedom
The Presidential Medal of Freedom
Medal of Freedom
is an award bestowed by the President of the United States
President of the United States
and is—along with the comparable Congressional Gold Medal—the highest civilian award of the United States. It recognizes those people who have made "an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural or other significant public or private endeavors".[2] The award is not limited to U.S. citizens and, while it is a civilian award, it can also be awarded to military personnel and worn on the uniform. It was established in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy,[3] superseding the Medal of Freedom
Medal of Freedom
that was established by President Harry S. Truman
Harry S

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List Of Best-selling Music Artists
This list includes music artists with claims of 75 million or more record sales. The artists in the following tables are listed with both their claimed sales figure along with their total of certified units and are ranked in descending order, with the artist with the highest amount of claimed sales at the top. If two or more artists have the same claimed sales, they are then ranked by certified units. The claimed sales figure and the total of certified units (for each country) within the provided sources include sales of albums, singles, compilation-albums, music videos as well as downloads of singles and full-length albums. Sales figures, such as those from Soundscan, which are sometimes published by Billboard magazine, have not been included in the certified units column. As of 2017[update], based on both sales claims and certified units, The Beatles
The Beatles
are considered the highest-selling band
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