Anna Kendrick

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Anna Kendrick (born 09.08.1985)
Anna Kendrick is an American actress.

Anna Kendrick: Childhood
Anna Kendrick was born in Portland, Maine. Her parents are Janice, an accountant, and William K. Kendrick, a history teacher.
She attended Longfellow Elementary School, Lincoln Middle School and Deering High School.

Anna Kendrick: Acting career
Anna Kendrick made her acting debut in the Broadway musical 'High Society' in 1998 and was nominated for a Tony award.
She made her movie debut in 'Camp' in 2003; a film which was co-produced by Danny DeVito.
In 2007, she appeared in 'Rocket Science' opposite Reece Thompson.
In 2008, she was in the vampire movie 'Twilight' alongside Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson.
2009 saw her in 'The Marc Pease Experience' with Jason Schwartzman and Ben Stiller, and 'Up in the Air' alongside George Clooney and Vera Farmiga for which she was nominated for an Academy Award.
In 2010, she was in 'Scott Pilgrim vs. the World' opposite Michael Cera and Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and the following year appeared in '50/50' with Joseph Gordon Levitt, Bryce Dallas Howard and Seth Rogen.
In 2012, she was in 'What to Expect When You're Expecting' opposite Cameron Diaz and Jennifer Lopez, 'ParaNorman' with Casey Affleck and John Goodman, 'Pitch Perfect' alongside Rebel Wilson and 'End of Watch' which also starred Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena.

Anna Kendrick: Personal life
Anna Kendrick dated director Edgar Wright, who directed 'Scott Pilgrim vs. the World' in 2009, though they split in 2013.
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8th August 2014 -

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Disney’s Christmas offering this year comes in the form of a bewitching fairy tale based on Stephen Sondheim’s award-winning musical, Into the Woods. Set in an alternate world of various Brothers Grimm fairy stories, this...

Into The Woods

6th August 2014 -

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When a Baker (James Corden) and his wife (Emily Blunt) are cursed by a witch (Meryl Streep), they discover that they are unable to have children. The couple embark on an adventure into the woods...

Fairytales Come to Life in the First Trailer for Disney's Into The Woods

1st August 2014 -

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Cinemas are set to get a whole lot more magical this winter with the release of the film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim's hit Broadway musical, Into the Woods. Directed by Chicago masetro Rob Marshall, the...

First Pictures Of Disney’s ‘Into The Woods’ Starring Anna Kendrick and Johnny Depp

31st July 2014 -

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Have you ever wondered what happened to Cinderella, Rapunzel and Little Red Riding Hood after they got their ‘happy ending’? Well Disney’s latest musical, Into the Woods might make you wish you’d never asked. In...

Life After Beth

8th July 2014 -

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Zach is a total mess following the sudden death of his girlfriend Beth and turns to her equally grief-stricken parents for support. However, when they stop contacting him, he becomes confused by their evasiveness and...

Zac Efron? (Maybe) - We Pick Our Dream Cast For Fox's 'Grease'

2nd May 2014 -

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This week Fox announced that they would be airing a three hour live broadcast of Grease next year. Lets think for a minute about what that means, Grease is coming back and there’ll be a...

Hailee Steinfeld Joins 'Pitch Perfect 2': One Of The Barden Bellas?

1st May 2014 -

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Hailee Steinfeld is to join the cast of Pitch Perfect 2, the college singing drama sequel set for release in May next year. The 17 year-old Ender's Game star will be one of the few...

Anna Kendrick: Pre and Post SNL, A Look At Her Pitch Perfect Career

9th April 2014 -

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We knew Anna Kendrick could act when we saw her in Up in the Air and we knew she could sing after Pitch Perfect, but thanks to her star turn hosting 'SNL', this past weekend...

SNL Recap: Anna Kendrick Is As Doe-Eyed As Ever, Pharrell Brings Out Grammy Hat

7th April 2014 -

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An excellent topic to kick off Monday with – Anna Kendrick hosted SNL last week (excellent unless you missed it, of course.) Kendrick was perfect at matching the pitch of SNL’s comedy (get it?) On...

In Fashion Terms, The Independent Spirit Awards Have The Oscars Beat

2nd March 2014 -

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Tonight is Oscar night, which means celebrities are expected to amp up the glamour and sport the latest in couture for their trips down the red carpet. But at last night’s Independent Spirit awards, they...

Fashion Week Front Row: Why The Best Seats Go To The A-Listers

11th February 2014 -

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Fashion Week is in full swing, so as per tradition, everyone is looking to the front row at fashion shows as much as the runway. For a while now, the front row has been the...

'Pitch Perfect 2': Are You Ready For More Hilarious A Cappella Action?

7th February 2014 -

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It's official: there's going to be a sequel to 2012's surprisingly successful musical comedy Pitch Perfect titled, of course, Pitch Perfect 2. Fans of the original movie need to get excited because the stars of...

Anna Kendrick Describes Self As "Hot, But Like, Approachable Hot" In Hilarious Spoof Super Bowl Advert [Video]

30th January 2014 -

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Anna Kendrick has shown that not only is she a warm and talented actress, she's also pretty funny too. The 'Twilight' star takes on the role of a rather narcissistic Hollywood bimbo in her latest...

The 10 Most Anticipated Films of 2014

24th December 2013 -

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10. The Expendables 3 (Aug) - Hopefully this meathead action romp will be the guilty pleasure of the year. Other muscle-bound, brainless thrills may come from Pompeii (Feb), Tarzan (May) and Hercules (Aug).Read more about...

Drinking Buddies

31st October 2013 -

 Movie Review

Small and earthy, this low-key drama simply follows a group of 30-ish characters as they use their friends to sort out their own issues. It's nicely played with a raw openness, although filmmaker Swanberg has...

Did The 'Drinking Buddies' Cast All Get Hammered While Making The Movie?

22nd August 2013 -

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When you’re making a movie about murderers, no one really gets killed. When you’re making a movie about magic, no one’s really casting spells. And when you’re making a movie about alcohol, no one gets...

Olivia Wilde's 'Drinking Buddies,' The Smartest Comedy of the Year

20th August 2013 -

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Joe Swanberg's new comedy Drinking Buddies is set in a craft brewery, in Chicago. It's not your typical setting or the likes of Olivia Wilde, Jake Johnson, Anna Kendrick and Jason Sudeikis to 'do their...

Sophia Grace Brownlee Lands 'Into The Woods' Role, Ellen Degeneres Favourite Cast As Little Red Riding Hood

9th August 2013 -

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Sophia Grace Brownlee has been cast in Into the Woods. She has landed the role of Little Red Riding Hood, in the film which is due to be released in 2014.Rosie McCelland (L) and Sophie...

Olivia Wilde And Jake Johnson Get Flirty in 'Drinking Buddies' [Trailer & Pictures]

15th July 2013 -

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Drinking Buddies comes out on July 25th in America after some pretty serious festivals over the spring. In this trailer, we can see the film’s stars Olivia Wilde (Kate)and Jake Johnson (Luke) getting pretty cute...

Drinking Buddies

15th July 2013 -

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Kate and Luke are co-workers at a craft brewery who have a remarkably close friendship where they never fail to make each other laugh and always have time for each other. There's definitely a spark,...

'The Avengers' And 'Pitch Perfect' Became 2013 MTV Movie Awards Biggest Winners (Photos)

15th April 2013 -

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Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Hiddleston, Joss Whedon and Chris Evans at MTV Movie AwardsThe 2013 MTV Movie Awards relived some of our favourite movie moments from the past year as the most entertaining actors were...

'The Company You Keep' Has Hallmarks Of An Oscar Contender (Trailer & Pictures)

22nd March 2013 -

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Robert Redford appears to be back on track. Some five years after his disappointing drama 'Lions For Lambs', the Oscar winning director has returned to similar territory with 'The Company You Keep,' a slick looking...

The Company You Keep

22nd March 2013 -

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Ben Shepard is a young and ambitious reporter determined to make a name for himself in the media world. When Sharon Solarz, a member of the radical left organisation Weather Underground, is arrested for her...

No, Mila Kunis Won't Be In 50 Shades After All

27th January 2013 -

 News

The rumor mill has been working overtime of late, especially concerning the film adaptation of E. L. James’s 50 Shades of Grey – notably, whether Mila Kunis will possibly be taking on the main role.Nearly...

Mila Kunis Looks Doubtful To Take On 50 Shades Role

26th January 2013 -

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Hear that? Thats the sound of millions of men simultaneously sighing at the fact that The World's Sexiest Woman Mila Kunis will probably not be taking on the role as Anastasia Steele in the upcoming...

A Week in News Feat: Affleck Proves Oscars Wrong, Timberlake Is Back and Racy Anna Kendrick!

16th January 2013 -

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In Your Face, Academy! Well, one of the strangest Oscar snubs in recent memory appears to have made the Academy look very silly indeed. Ben Affleck won Best Director at the Golden Globes on Sunday...

Anna Kendrick Tweet Goes Viral. You Did WHAT At A Ryan Gosling Movie, Anna?

16th January 2013 -

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That Anna Kendrick Tweet about Ryan Gosling? Yup, that went viral. For those of you that haven’t seen the tweet, which got re-tweeted like crazy last night, the seemingly butter-wouldn’t-melt Scott Pilgrim actress posted a...

Anna Kendrick's Tweet About Ryan Gosling Shows No Sign Of Slowing Up

16th January 2013 -

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Anna Kendrick's tweet about Hollywood hunk Ryan Gosling went viral this week and shows no signs of slowing up, having been re-tweeted over 7,000 times in less than 24 hours. The racy message has now...

Anna Kendrick's Inappropriate Ryan Gosling Tweet Goes Viral!

15th January 2013 -

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Anna Kendrick lit up the internet on Monday (January 12, 2013), tweeting a deadpan and frankly hilarious message about her love for Hollywood hunk Ryan Gosling. The 27-year-old has starred alongside the likes of George...

Pictures: Stars Come Out To See Katy Perry Honored At Trevor Project Awards

3rd December 2012 -

 News

Katy Perry was honored at the annual Trevor Project bashFor all the music awards she's won in her career, we're willing to wager that few of them will have touched Katy Perry as warmly as...

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