It is with great pride that we announce Shirley MacLaine is being honored on June 7, 2012 with the American Film Institute (AFI)’s prestigious Life Achievement Award.
Anne’s sense of imagination is prominent throughout the entire series – right from the beginning straight through to the end. Her taste for eccentric fantasies sometimes got her in trouble – but it also fascinated others, especially when her imagination began to grow with maturity. It can’t be denied – sometimes Anne’s wild imagination carried her into dramatic situations. As Anne’s character grew up, her management of her wild imagination compared to reality grew up too, creating for exciting, theatrical, and melodramatic climaxes all through the series. When you are imagining, you might as well imagine something worthwhile.
Megan Follows was recently in Toronto starring in Margaret Atwood’s play “The Penelopiad” and dropped in to CBC’s The Hour for an in depth interview with George Stroumboulopoulous.
It’s been 26 years since Anne of Green Gables first aired in the United States and Sullivan Entertainment wants to show their appreciation to all of Anne’s loyal fans!
Sometimes the less traditional flowers are the ones that can make the greatest impact on your dining or living room table. Branches of Apple Blossoms, a staple of Prince Edward Island, would make a beautiful Spring centerpiece. In Anne of Green Gables, Anne Shirley decorates Marilla’s dinner table with a jugful of them, saying,
On this day, 136 years ago, Lucy Maud Montgomery was born. And the legacy of her life is hard to put into words. Today, we already have had people thanking Maud on our official Facebook fan page for what she has given them. Without her, Anne Shirley would never have been born, nor the entire community of appreciative readers and viewers who truly love what the talented writer created.
Bright River station is more than just a railway station. As Anne waits on the platform for Matthew Cuthbert, she is experiencing the final moments of her life as an orphan and is about to begin a new life in which she belongs to people and a place . The image of Anne, sitting on the station bench, is an iconic symbol of the Anne movies. And it is worth taking a look at the history of the authentic location in which it was captured.