ang ang  /ˈæŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a civilian reserve component of the United States Air Force that provides prompt mobilization during war and assistance during national emergencies

Usage(s):

  1. Because of Ang Lee, so many more people know about Chinese filmmaking and about Chinese films.
  2. Michelle Yeoh is no stranger to action-packed films, but the going was tough in Ang Lee's surefire hit.
  3. Demonstrators took the streets again in Rangoon, Burma.

News

  1. US-TELEVISION Summary

    'Harry Potter' Director David Yates Replacing Ang Lee on FX's Howard Gordon Pilot 'Tyrant' By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - FX's drama pilot "Tyrant" lost a high-profile director when Ang Lee dropped out of the project last month. But it's gained another high-profile director in David Yates. Jennifer Garner Joins Up With Warner Bros. TV for Overall Deal By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  2. 'Harry Potter' Director David Yates Replacing Ang Lee on FX's Howard Gordon Pilot 'Tyrant'

    By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - FX's drama pilot "Tyrant" lost a high-profile director when Ang Lee dropped out of the project last month. But it's gained another high-profile director in David Yates. Yates - who directed the final four installments of the "Harry Potter" movie saga - has been tapped to replace Lee on "Tyrant," which comes from "Homeland" producers Howard Gordon and ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. 'Harry Potter' director David Yates replacing Ang Lee for FX pilot 'Tyrant'

    "Harry Potter" veteran David Yates is stepping in to replace Ang Lee as the director of FX's high-profile drama pilot "Tyrant."It's another big get for the project from executive producer Howard Gordon ("Homeland") which is expected to receive a series order and will film a pilot in Morocco this summer.Gideon Raff wrote the pilot's script about an unassuming American family drawn into the ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Zap2It

Quotes

  • "Tell us what you need and we we'll give it to you, as long as they are based on professionalism ang utilitarianism, as long as they will benefit the whole institution and not only the interests of a few. If we use and allocate our resources...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Benigno Aquino III Source: Philippine Information Agency

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