bonnie clyde annette bening robert duvall Director Arthur Penn dies; Annette Bening, Robert Duvall to be honoredDirector Arthur Penn has died of congestive heart failure at the age of 88. Penn directed such classic
films as “Night Moves,” “The Miracle Worker,” “Little Big Man” and the 1967 hit “Bonnie and Clyde,” for which he received an Oscar nomination for Best Director. [The Wrap]

The 14th Annual Hollywood Film Festival and Hollywood
Awards, presented by Starz, have announced that Academy
Award-nominated actress Annette Bening will be honored with  the
“Hollywood Actress Award” and Oscar-winning actor Robert Duvall will
receive  the “Hollywood Actor Award” at the festival’s Hollywood Awards
Gala Ceremony. [Starz]

]]>Bristol Palin‘s appearance at an Anchorage establishment where her “Dancing with the Stars” partner Mark Ballas performed. Palin is 19 and could only legally be in the establishment if accompanied by a parent, spouse or legal guardian over 21. State law also would allow her to be there if it’s been designated as a bona fide restaurant, and she was there only to eat. [AP] Kendra Wilkinson and husband Hank Baskett are living apart for now. Kendra and their son, Hank IV, will stay in Philadelphia to film her E! series while Hank, cut recently by the Philadelphia Eagles, will move to Minnesota to play for the Vikings. “The locations have already been cleared, and they have story lines to finish. In Minnesota, they’ll have to get permits. It’s a disaster right now.” [Life & Style] The judge in the Anna Nicole Smith drug conspiracy case acquitted her boyfriend-lawyer Howard Stern on Wednesday of two charges of obtaining drugs for her by fraud and deceit, including use of false names. The judge also dismissed part of a conspiracy count against Stern and Dr. Sandeep Kapoor, ruling there was insufficient proof that the two men conspired to obtain controlled drugs through fraud and deceit. [AP] Follow Zap2it and Zap2it Andrea on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest TV, movie and celebrity news. Photo credit: Warner Bros., Getty Images

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