Rooney Mara

Rooney Mara Regretful for Her Role in Hollywood ‘Whitewashing’ (video)

Rooney Mara, the daughter of wealth and privilege, shows she has a social conscious, after all. She expressed regret in a new interview for play the role of a Native American in the 2015 movie “Pan.” It also starred Hugh Jackman, Amanda Seyfried, Cara Delevigne and Garrett Hedlund. So, why did she take the role in the first place? It’s not like Mara was unaware of the controversy. More than 96,000 people signed a petition calling on studio Warner Bros. to cast a real Native American in the role. ...

Natalie Portman Exudes Elegance as DiorSkin Video Goes Viral (see)

Natalie Portman glows with elegance in a new campaign for Dior’s new makeup range, DiorSkin. She shows how it’s all put together in a new behind-the-scenes video that is going viral on the Internet. Portman, 33, has two new film projects in the works. She’s slated to appear in an as yet unamed Terrence Malick musical drama starring Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett, Val Kilmer and Michael Fassbender. She’ll also star with Ewan McGregor, Joel Edgerton and Rodrigo Santoro in a western drama about a frontier family....