The Associated Press Updated 5:21 pm PST, Sunday, January 13, 2019 FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2015, file photo, Steve Buscemi, left, and his wife Jo Andres arrive at the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Andres, a filmmaker and choreographer, has died. She was 64. Andres was married to Buscemi for more than three decades. Buscemi's representative, Staci Wolfe, confirmed Andres' death to The Associated Press on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) less FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2015, file photo, Steve Buscemi, left, and his wife Jo Andres arrive at the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Andres, a filmmaker and ... more Photo: Jordan Strauss, Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Photo: Jordan … [Read more...] about Filmmaker Jo Andres, wife of actor Steve Buscemi, dies at 64
The filmmaker and artist wife of Hollywood actor Steve Buscemi has died. Jo Andres, who was aged in her mid-60s, and Fargo star Buscemi had been married for 31 years and had a son, Lucian, in 1990.Her funeral was reportedly held at their home in New York City earlier this week. Her cause of death has not been revealed.Around 20 guests were at the service and they reportedly included Buscemi's Big Lebowski co-star John Turturro and his wife Aida Turturro from The Sopranos.Andres was known for her film/dance/light experimental performance art in the 1980s and also directed music and art videos.The couple married in 1987, and Andres won acclaim in 1996 for her film Black Kites which was shown at the Sundance, Berlin, and Toronto festivals.Andres' website describes the film, based on 1992 journals of Bosnian visual artist Alma Hajric, who was forced into a shelter during the Sarajevo siege, as "non-linear, dreamlike and spectral".Andres and Buscemi attended their final event together … [Read more...] about Steve Buscemi’s filmmaker wife of 31 years, Jo Andres, has died
A MUSLIM family claims they were banned from visiting a newborn baby because hospital staff said they looked "scary". The Zahrs say they were stopped by a security guard when they arrived at the labour ward towards the end of visiting hours. According to the infant's aunt, Arwa Zahr, the guard told them they would be kicked out of the building if they didn't leave. Arwa was with her mum and dad - the baby's grandparents - and both women were wearing the niqab, which covers the face and neck. The Zahrs say this was why they were not allowed to see the baby at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital in Fairfax, Virginia. Arwa told NBC4: "He [security guard] screams at me and he tell us, 'You are not allowed to be here' and then said 'You know, you look scary'." The relatives claim they were then ordered back to the waiting room. But when the baby's father found out what had happened, he reportedly confronted the security guard and told him he was disrespectful. The guard then asked the shift … [Read more...] about Muslim family claim hospital banned them from seeing newborn baby ‘because they look scary’
IN film, art and dance Jo Andres' work was experimental, unique, rare its unwillingness to conform. Here's what we know about the artist, who has died at the age of 65 in New York. Who was Jo Andres? Jo Andres was a filmmaker, choreographer and artist who experimented through a number of mediums during her career. She first became known on the kinetic downtown New York performance scene of the 1980s film/dance/light performances. Later she was artist in residence at a number of leading universities and museums across the world. She was known for creating modern types of cyanotypes using an iron-based photo process that creates striking, deep blue images. In a 2013 interview, she advised creative individuals to: "listen, feel, look, observe, use your senses, keep yourself aware, and most of all show up and slow down". When did the artist die? The death of Jo Andres was announced on January 11, 2019. The filmmaker and artist passed away several days before with family and … [Read more...] about Who was filmaker Jo Andres? What was Steve Buchemi’s wife cause of death and which are her most notable films?
STEVE Buscemi's wife of over 30 years, Jo Andres, has died in New York, it's reported. The filmmaker and artist passed away this month aged 65 with family and friends around her, according to EOnline. Her cause of death has not yet been announced. Hollywood actor Buscemi, 61, who starred in Reservoir Dogs and The Sopranos, married Andres in 1987. Their son Lucian was born three years later. The couple were last seen together on the red carpet in July at The Cinema Society screening Of Puzzle in New York. Andres directed music and art videos, as well as her own film performance works. She was also a dance consultant to the acclaimed Wooster Group, with her choreography seen in the 1998 movie The Imposters. According to her website, "Andres first became known on the kinetic downtown New York performance scene of the 1980s for her film/dance/light performances, shown at the reigning venues of the era, among them The Performing Garage, La Mama E.T.C., P.S. 122, St. Marks Danspace, … [Read more...] about Steve Buscemi’s wife dead: Reservoir Dogs star’s partner of 30 years Jo Andres dies in New York aged 65