The Arts & Culture Commission of Contra Costa County — AC5 — is seeking nominations for its 2016 Arts Recognition Awards. This is the 19th year the commission is honoring those who have made significant artistic or philanthropic contributions to county arts and culture. Up to three honorees will be selected by an impartial panel of jurists, with special recognition by the board of supervisors and a reception. The deadline for nominations is July 29. For information and an online nomination form, go to http://bit.ly/295Kc7G.
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Friedkin said careful role selection is all the more important for someone of McConaughey’s looks and stature. “I know how little they value the acting of a great-looking guy in Hollywood,” Friedkin said. “They don’t want you to act, they just want you to show up and convincingly make love to the leading lady. A guy like Matthew has to take charge of his own career, because the studios will cast him in the same part every time out.”. McConaughey is aware there is a perception he was coasting in those romcoms; he maintains it was harder work than people think. “I’ve done romantic comedies that were more difficult than ‘Killer Joe,’ ” he said. “The work is to keep them buoyant. If you dig deep, you try to go to the reality and to the humanity, it’s a 12-minute movie.”.