Ahmet Zappa
American entertainer
Ahmet Zappa
Ahmet Emuukha Rodan Zappa is an American musician, actor and novelist.
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Ahmet Zappa's personal information overview.
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Bron Studios finds "Sole Mates"
Yahoo News - about 4 years
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Bron Studios is moving forward with its first CG animated feature film, "Sole Mates," the company announced on Tuesday. The film, an "animated journey of love, lost and found, with comedic charm and universal themes set in a familiar world from a new point of view," is due to go into production in 2013, based on an original concept by Deon Taylor ("Chain Letter"). Bron managing director, Aaron L. Gilbert will produce, alongside Taylor and Ahmet Zappa ("The Odd Life of Timothy Green"). ...
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PIC: Selma Blair Hits the Beach Post-Split With Son Arthur
US Magazine - over 4 years
Selma Blair may be single again, but she had a date with a very handsome boy Thursday! The 40-year-old actress enjoyed a relaxing day at Venice Beach with son Arthur, 14 months, in California. PHOTOS: Selma's chic pregnancy style Blair smiled at her baby boy while holding him on her hip and taking a walk along the beach. The mother-son duo both sported stripes, with Arthur looking adorable in an orange striped onesie. Blair wore denim shorts for the outing, which showed off her lean legs. PHOTOS: Biggest celeb splits of 2012 As Us Weekly exclusively revealed Thursday, multiple sources have confirmed that Blair and her fashion designer boyfriend, Jason Bleick, have split. "They were fighting nonstop," one source told Us of Arthur's mom and dad. An insider also said that Blair and the baby have temporarily moved into a rental in L.A.'s Venice area. PHOTOS: '90s TV stars, then and now The Anger Management actress met Bleick while collaborating on Bleick's EVER fash ...
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Movie review: Sorry, but 'The Odd Life of Timothy Green' won't grow on you
Bradenton - over 4 years
The seed of an idea from Ahmet Zappa that grew into the new family film "The Odd Life of Timothy Green," is rooted in good intentions and positive messages. Sadly, Click to Continue »
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Review: Garner's 'Timothy Green' is bad Capra-corn
San Francisco Chronicle - over 4 years
Review: Garner's 'Timothy Green' is bad Capra-corn Associated Press Copyright 2012 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 7:30 a.m., Tuesday, August 14, 2012 The movie from novelist and filmmaker Peter Hedges, author of "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" and creator of Katie Holmes' lovely independent feature "Pieces of April," strains to Disney-ize the family dysfunction territory he explored so well in those works. Adapting a short story by Ahmet Zappa (son of Frank), writer-director Hedges tries for old-fashioned wholesomeness only to flounder amid a well-intended but sappy tale of a childless couple mystically granted a test run at parenthood. [...] after a dark and stormy night, during which it rains nowhere else in their little town except the Green homestead, a boy named Timothy (CJ Adams, who had a small part in Hedges' "Dan in Real Life") emer ...
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50 Celebrity Names That Sound Like Game Of Thrones Characters
Best Week Ever - over 4 years
New Party Game! In apropos of nothing, we’ve spent the last two days coming up with Celebrities Whose Names Sound Like Game Of Thrones Characters – meaning, actors, musicians, athletes, and other famous people whose real-life names contain some combination of fantasy-ness, pseudo-ethnicity, and juuust-slightly-offitude worthy of a bonafide Westeros inhabitant. Here are our favorite 50 Celebrity Names That Sound Like Game Of Thrones Characters, along with descriptions of who their names would be on the show (not who they’d be, just the names), ranked from 50 to 1 in order of Game Of Throneyness. Leave your own suggestions in the comments – we stupidly can’t get enough of these: 50. Baz Luhrmann Director of Moulin Rouge; Shifty mage apprentice to the warlock Pyat Pree 49. Jurnee Smollet Played Jess on Friday Night Lights; Homely Winterfell commoner who attracts Theon’s affections 48. Joaquin Phoenix Star of Gladiator and Walk The Line; Standard-Bearer of House Feyn ...
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Summer movie preview: It’s a summer for superheroes
NewsOK.com Blogs - almost 5 years
From Friday’s Weekend Look section of The Oklahoman. This story is a collaborative effort of Gene Triplett of the Projections blog, Matt Price at Nerdage, George Lang of Staticblog and yours truly. It’s a summer for superheroes at the movies Comic book crime-fighters are aiming to clobber summer box office records. The booming success of “The Hunger Games” has Hollywood hoping for a record 2012. If it makes it there, it will be on the shoulders of some of the summer’s superheroes. Superhero films are expected to take the top spots this summer, with “Marvel’s The Avengers” opening in May, followed by “Amazing Spider-Man” in June and “The Dark Knight Rises” in July. “The Avengers” has already pre-sold more tickets than four of the Marvel films that preceded it, according to MovieTickets.com, so it’s likely to get the summer off with a bang. Spider-Man and Batman are responsible for the two highest-grossing superhero films of all time (2008’s “The Dark Knight” and 2002’s “Spid ...
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Rose McGowan on 'Conan the Barbarian' - OnTheRedCarpet.com
Google News - over 5 years
She later dated Ahmet Zappa, son of the late singer Frank Zappa, and was engaged to Robert Rodriguez, who directed her in the 2007 action-horror flicks "Planet Terror" and "Grindhouse." They are said to have ended their relationship in 2009
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Writer-Producer Ahmet Zappa Signs with ICM (Exclusive) - Hollywood Reporter
Google News - over 5 years
Zappa, the son of late rock musician Frank Zappa, has several projects in play at Disney, where his production company, Monsterfoot Productions, has a first-look deal. Among those is The Odd Life of Timothy Green, a fantasy drama based on an original
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The Odd Life of Timothy Green Trailer - The Film Pilgrim
Google News - over 5 years
In accordance with this, his co-writer on Timothy Green is Ahmet Zappa (son of professional oddball Frank Zappa) who makes his debut as a film scribe here. While Hedges' films have varied in overall quality, his writing never fails to be full of heart,
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Peter Hedges - ReelzChannel.com
Google News - over 5 years
Considering the movie won't be released until next summer, audiences will have plenty of time to digest the movie's fantastical storyline, based on an idea by Disney principal Ahmet Zappa, which concerns a couple who can't conceive a child but end up
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The Odd Life Of Timothy Green Trailer - Empire Online
Google News - over 5 years
We're pretty certain co-writer/director Peter Hedges and co-writer Ahmet Zappa were aiming for a uplifting, cockle-warming family fantasy confection, but this trailer, even with the charm-heavy presence of Edgerton and Garner, has moments that feel ... - -
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Jennifer Garner und Joel Edgerton werden Eltern - MOVIEPILOT NEWS
Google News - over 5 years
Der Film basiert auf einer Story von Ahmet Zappa, als Regisseur und Drehbuchautor fungiert aber Peter Hedges, der bereits mit Dan – Mitten im Leben! und Gilbert Grape – Irgendwo in Iowa die emotionale Schiene fuhr. “Ich wollte einen Film darüber machen
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Selma Blair gives birth - NZ City
Google News - over 5 years
Prior to meeting clothing designer Jason 18 months ago,, the brunette beauty - who was married to musician Ahmet Zappa for two years - admitted while she was enjoying spending time with her girlfriends, she was still on the lookout for someone who made
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Ahmet Zappa forfeits share of “Horrorscope” to Brian Evans - WiredPRNews.com (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
New York, NY (WiredPRNews.com) In a deal that provides all rights to the graphic novel, toys, video games and film rights to the project “Horrorscope,” Ahmet Zappa has forfeited his rights in the project solely to Brian Evans
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Celebrating Frank Zappa's legacy - Baltic Times
Google News - over 5 years
In Baltimore, Ahmet Zappa was also there, another brother of Dweezil. The whole family was there in Baltimore, except for Moon. Before Frank died, you had the opportunity to meet the man himself. How was it? Were you like a kid in a candy store?
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Yes, Disney rides are headed to a theater near you - TG Daily
Google News - over 5 years
The Enchanted Tiki Tiki Room is a fun little attraction, and maybe Ahmet Zappa can turn it into a cool Jungle Book style story for kids. We haven't had an Abominable Snowman movie in ages, and maybe the Matterhorn could bring it back in a new way
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Selma Blair : accidentée enceinte ! - Don't Miss
Google News - over 5 years
Le futur heureux papa est Jason Bleick, a lui aussi, eu très peur. Selma Blair a été fiancée à l'acteur Jason Schwartzman. Elle a été mariée en 2004 avec le comédien Ahmet Zappa, dont elle a divorcée en 2006
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Scissor Sisters na trilha do filme de Fraggle Rock - DropMusic - Revista Eletrônica
Google News - over 5 years
Ahmet Zappa, filho de Frank Zappa, foi chamado para fazer a adaptação para o cinema, mas, rapidamente, foi substituido por Cory Edwards. No ano pasasado, o relacionamento de Edwards ea produtora responsável azedou ea Weinsten Company está atrás de um
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Ahmet Zappa
    THIRTIES
  • 2010
    Age 35
    Ahmet is now married to Shana Muldoon — designer, writer, and creator of Disney Star Darlings and the sister of actor Patrick Muldoon. They have a daughter, Halo Violetta Zappa, born in 2010.
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  • 2006
    Age 31
    In July 2006, Ahmet saw the release of his debut novel, entitled The Monstrous Memoirs of a Mighty McFearless, aimed at younger readers.
    More Details Hide Details The rights to a movie have already been bought by Bruckheimer Films and Disney. The movie is in production with screenwriter Tim Firth assisting, and an expected release is being determined. On October 19, 2006, The Jim Henson Company announced it had hired Ahmet to write a treatment for a feature film version of the hit 1980s television show Fraggle Rock. He is also writing a sequel to The Monstrous Memoirs of a Mighty McFearless, which had also been optioned to adapt to a screenplay. Ahmet Zappa introduced the idea of developing a graphic novel-to-film division to Disney's studio head, Bob Iger. Iger, understanding the studio's need for such an entity, allowed Ahmet to run with the idea and granted him free rein to what became known as "Disney's Kingdom Comics." Ahmet was also given a first look deal at Walt Disney Studios for motion picture productions. His company is called Monsterfoot Productions. He has since created and sold many films. The first, The Odd Life of Timothy Green, was released on August 15, 2012 by Walt Disney Pictures, and starred Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton.
  • TWENTIES
  • 2004
    Age 29
    Ahmet married actress Selma Blair on January 24, 2004, at Carrie Fisher's mansion in Beverly Hills, California. Blair filed for divorce at the Los Angeles Superior Court on June 21, 2006, citing irreconcilable differences.
    More Details Hide Details In a statement to People, a spokesman for the couple said, "Selma and Ahmet have decided to divorce but love each other very much and will continue to be close friends".
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1974
    Born
    Born on May 15, 1974.
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