Cecil B. DeMille

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Noun1.Cecil B. DeMille - United States film maker remembered for his extravagant and spectacular epic productions (1881-1959)
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She has been nominated for 31 Golden Globes, winning eight times, and in 2017 she was the recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award.
The celebration was an afternoon-to-midnight production worthy of Cecil B. DeMille (Google him, if you haven't heard of the guy), with hundreds of performers, apart from the couple's relatives.
A scarce piece in its own right, this particular Enfield had been in Stembridge's inventory for a considerable period of time and was also seen in the Cecil B. DeMille epic "North West Mounted Police" (1940), where it was the sidearm of co-star Preston Foster.
She also won the Golden Globe Cecil B. DeMille Award in 1979.
Officially known as the Cecil B. DeMille award, the Golden Globe recognizes lifetime achievement in both showbusiness and humanitarian work.
The Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievement was added to the list of awards in 1952 when Cecil B.
Jeff Bridges will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award, an accolade for film.
Of course, fans and those looking for a different kind of presidential candidate had been abuzz since the Golden Globes, where Winfrey accepted a Cecil B. DeMille lifetime achievement award and delivered a rousing speech that many interpreted as a message that she had designs on the White House.
This has a lot to do with references as varied as Rembrandt's Moses and Charlton Heston's role in Cecil B. DeMille's "The Ten Commandments."
Oprah Winfrey speaks after accepting the Cecil B. Demille Award at the 75th Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., January 7, 2018/ Via REUTERS/Paul Drinkwater CAIRO -- 8 January 2018: The 75th Golden Globe Awards was dominated by the undercurrent of a mass objection to the sexual harassment that has been rife in Hollywood, and that has recently come to light.
The legendary broadcaster was the first black woman to take home the prestigious Cecil B. DeMille Lifetime Achievement honour at the Beverly Hilton hotel and used her time in the spotlight to address important issues.