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Carey Mulligan: Hollywood Still Failing Women; Lack Meaty Big Screen Roles 8

Carey Mulligan: Hollywood Still Failing Women; Lack Meaty Big Screen Roles

Carey Mulligan, who was nominated for a 2009 best actress Oscar, says Hollywood is still failing to provide “interesting and complicated” roles for women, a failing that contributes to a “lack of opportunity” for actresses. The 32-year-old actress starred in this year’s highly acclaimed “Mudbound” and is probably best known for her role in “The Great Gatsby.”...
Emily Blunt Says Hollywood Shattered Her Illusions About Acting (Video) 10

Emily Blunt Says Hollywood Shattered Her Illusions About Acting (Video)

Emily Blunt had visions of “rainbows and sunbeams” when she became a Hollywood actress, but–surprise!–it’s a hard-edged business. “Any advice I have for anyone going into it is to do something else,” she says in a new interview. The British actress got her start in theater. As an 18-year-old, she played the granddaughter of Judi Dench’s character in West End show The Royal Family....
More Harvey Weinstein Fallout: Mogul Bounced From Directors Guild 16

More Harvey Weinstein Fallout: Mogul Bounced From Directors Guild

Harvey Weinstein, who once wielded unbridled power in Hollywood, has been bounced from the Directors Guild of America. The group filed disciplinary proceedings against him a month ago following explosive allegations about sexual harassment and sex assault. Weinstein, 65, was outed for sexual misconduct involving dozens of starlets by The New York Times earlier this month....
Rooney Mara Regretful for Her Role in Hollywood 'Whitewashing' (video) 18

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. ...
Hilary Swank Surfaces in Sultry Photo Spread Ahead of New Starz TV Series 20

Hilary Swank Surfaces in Sultry Photo Spread Ahead of New Starz TV Series

Hilary Swank may have been mostly flying under the radar recently, but she’s as sultry as ever in a new fashion photo spread. She’s also got a new Starz television series in the works. Make way for a career comeback. Swank has signed on for a 10-episode arc on Starz in the “The One Percent,” co-created by Gonzalez Iñárritu, Alexander Dinelaris Jr, Nicolás Giacobone and Armando Bo. She stars with Ed Harris and Ed Helms. ...
Johnny Depp, Amber Heard Ready to Tie Knot on Private Island--Report 22

Johnny Depp, Amber Heard Ready to Tie Knot on Private Island–Report

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard are reportedly ready to tie the knot, according to a new media report, but so far there is no confirmation. The report is also contrary to other recent stories that their relationship is strained. Based on the latest information, the couple will get married on the actor’s private island, Little Hall’s Pond Cay, in the Bahamas in front of a close circle of friends. The wedding is scheduled in two weeks, over the weekend of Feb. 7. ...
Mike Nichols, Visionary Flim, Theater Director, Producer, Dies Suddenly at 83 24

Mike Nichols, Visionary Flim, Theater Director, Producer, Dies Suddenly at 83

Mike Nichols, a celebrated director and producer who helmed such classics as “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” and “The Graduate” and Broadway hits like The Odd Couple, died suddenly yesterday (Nov. 19). He was 83. Nichols was a visionary during his career who started out as an comedian and later made his mark as a director and producer. He is one of the few entertainment figures to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar and a Tony for his work, demonstrating his versatility, creativity and understanding of his craft....
Penelope Cruz, at 40, Feels Like a Natural Woman (12 Photos!) 28

Penelope Cruz, at 40, Feels Like a Natural Woman (12 Photos!)

Penelope Cruz is stunning and all natural in a new photo spread for Esquire magazine. She breaks the stereotype that actresses over 40 must get lifted, Botoxed and breast-enhanced to have a career in Hollywood. Granted Penelope probably has good genes, but she exudes a natural beauty for her age that no plastic surgeon could ever improve with a nip or tuck. ...
Natalie Portman Exudes Elegance as DiorSkin Video Goes Viral (see) 30

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....
Kirsten Dunst a Dreamy, Sensual Beauty in Vs Magazine (photos!) 32

Kirsten Dunst a Dreamy, Sensual Beauty in Vs Magazine (photos!)

Kirsten Dunst plays a strikingly sensual blonde involved in a passionate but ultimately destructive romance in a new photo spread for Vs. Magazine’s Fall/Winter 2014 issues. She’s one of Hollywood’s most enigmatic actresses. Kirsten, who began acting as a child, scored a major breakout role in the 1994 film “Interview With a Vampire,” which starred Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise. ...
Claire Danes, Sexy, Cool In Face of Hectic Work, Family Life (pics!) 34

Claire Danes, Sexy, Cool In Face of Hectic Work, Family Life (pics!)

Clare Danes, who has it all–career, husband, family, says she’s learned the hard way that motherhood is not for wimps. But she manages to look sexy, cool and collected in a new photo spread for the UK edition of Harper’s Bazaar. The 35-year-old actress is returning for her fourth season of her hit show “Homeland.” Claire poses for photographer Alexi Lubormirski, wearing an embroidered organza Zac Posen gown and Harry Winston jewelry....
Nicole Kidman Levels Tom Cruise; Looks Fab Doing It (pics, video!) 36

Nicole Kidman Levels Tom Cruise; Looks Fab Doing It (pics, video!)

Nicole Kidman puts her marriage to Tom Cruise in its place in a surprisingly candid interview in The Edit, and looks damn good doing it showing off fall clothes for Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana and DKNY. Kidman, 47, has been an A-list star since her breakout role in the 1989 thriller “Dead Calm.” But that doesn’t mean she hasn’t lived through her own personal hell, namely her 1990 to 2001 marriage to Cruise...
Reese Witherspoon Shops in Style After Closing New Movie Deal  38

Reese Witherspoon Shops in Style After Closing New Movie Deal

Reese Witherspoon looked ultra stylish as she went shopping yesterday in Beverly Hills. The blonde actress wore a gorgeous dress and a pair of designer shades after closing a big movie deal. She will be partnering with Nicole Kidman to produce and star in the film adaptation of New York Times bestseller "Big Little Lies." Reese’s latest picture “Don’t Mess with Texas” is currently filming and is slated for release next year. The action comedy film directed by Anne Fletcher, pairs her with Sofía Vergara....
Audrina Patridge Finally Gets a Second Act... Sexy Pin Up (pics!) 40

Audrina Patridge Finally Gets a Second Act… Sexy Pin Up (pics!)

Audrina Patridge, who has been looking for a second act ever since her days on reality show “The Hills,” may finally have found one. Would you believe sexy pinup? Patridge, 29, invited Esquire’s “Me in My Place” photographer over, and well, she looks smokin’ hot at home. The popular feature has visited the pads of such Hollywood sirens as Claire Coffee of NBC’s “Grimm,” Amanda Righetti of “The Mentalist” and “The Wolf of Wall Street’s Margot Robbie....
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