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Jane Campion: Loss Of My Son Changed My Life And Career

Jane Campion has admitted she couldn't enjoy any of the success her movie 'The Piano' achieved because it coincided with the death of her baby son.The New Zealand filmmaker became the first, and so far...

Cate Blanchett Hails Female Progress At Cannes Film Festival

Cate Blanchett thinks female directors have made progress at the Cannes film festival - but further change won't happen ''overnight''. The 48-year-old actress' comments come amid criticism facing the festival, which this year only features...

Cate Blanchett Will Chair Cannes Film Festival Jury

Cate Blanchett feels ''humbled'' to have be named as chair for the 2018 Cannes Film Festival jury.The Academy Award-winning actress will head the panel - which is made up of actors and filmmakers - tasked...

Nicole Kidman's Post-film Party

Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning and Kirsten Dunst used to go out for dinner and party in the evenings while shooting their new movie 'The Beguiled' together. The trio star as Martha Farnsworth, Alicia and Edwina...

Nicole Kidman Getting More Work Than Ever

Nicole Kidman is getting ''more work'' than ever before.The Oscar-winning actress currently has four productions featured at Cannes Film Festival -including 'The Beguiled', 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer', 'How to Talk to Girls at...

Nicole Kidman Urges Hollywood Women To Support Female Directors

Nicole Kidman is urging women to support female directors.The 49-year-old actress is currently starring in 'The Beguiled', a cinematic adaptation of Thomas P. Cullinan's 1966 novel co-starring Elle Fanning, Kirsten Dunst and Colin Farrell, but...

Nicole Kidman To Star In Tv Drama Top Of The Lake

Nicole is reteaming with her The Portrait of a Lady director, Jane Campion, for Top of the Lake: China Girl, after the BBC confirmed her casting following months of rumours. The news was announced as...

Elisabeth Moss: "Oh S**T" I've Won A Golden Globe Award! [Video]

Elisabeth Moss has won a Golden Globe award for her lead performance in Jane Campion's Top of the Lake. The Mad Men actress picked up the coveted prize for the Best Best Actress in a...

Jane Campion To Take Up Head Judge Spot At This Year's Cannes

This year’s Cannes Film Festival – which will take place between 14-25 May – will see Jane Campion preside over judging responsibilities.Campion is best known for The Piano, a film that saw her win the...

Jane Campion To Head Cannes Film Festival Jury

Oscar-winning director Jane Campion is to take charge of the jury at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival in France.The Piano moviemaker, who is the only woman to have won the festival's coveted Palme d'Or award,...

Alice Englert Had No Clue About Her Mum's Sexy Movies

Actress Alice Englert had no idea how erotic her director mother Jane Campion's movies were as a child because she was always sheltered from her mum's work.The Australian star admits it was only when a...

'Top Of The Lake': First Reviews & Elisabeth Moss On Shooting Nude Scenes Post-peggy [Trailer]

Top of the Lake has debuted on British TV this weekend, establishing Mad Men actress Elisabeth Moss as a truly fine television actress in her role after secretary-turned-copywriter Peggy Olson. The six-part series comes from...

Jane Campion Tortured By The Piano's Ending

The Piano writer/director Jane Campion feels haunted by the ending of the Oscar-winning film as she is convinced Holly Hunter's character should have died during the finale.The 1993 drama, about a mute pianist and her...

Jane Campion Set For Cannes Film Festival Honour

The Piano director Jane Campion is to be honoured at the Cannes Film Festival in France next month (May13).The New Zealand-based filmmaker, who is the only woman to have won the festival's coveted Palme d'Or...

Holly Hunter Reuniting With Campion For Tv Drama

Oscar winner Holly Hunter is reuniting with her The Piano director Jane Campion to star in TV drama Top Of The Lake.The star won a Best Actress Academy Award for her turn in the 1993...

Classic Films To Debut On Hulu Plus

Some of the greatest films ever produced will now become available for streaming on Hulu Plus, the $7.99-per-month subscription service launched last year by Hulu, the company owned jointly by Disney/ABC, Comcast/NBC Universal, News Corp./Fox,...

Campion Clears Up Film Festival Reports

Oscar-winning director JANE CAMPION has clarified reports about her negative experience at an Indian film festival, insisting she hasn't accused one of the organisers of sexual harassment - but several other women have.The Piano filmmaker...

Campion Accuses Film Festival Boss Of Sexual Harassment

JANE CAMPION has filed a formal complaint against film festival organisers in India, alleging she was sexually harassed at the event.The Piano director has accused Bhaskar Deb, husband of festival director Shyamali Banerjee, of making...

Dunst Party Crash Reports Untrue

Oscar-winning director JANE CAMPION has hit out at reports KIRSTEN DUNST crashed a party held in her honour in New York last week (15Sep09), insisting the actress was invited to the bash.The New York Daily...

Dunst Crashes Party To Land New Role

Actress KIRSTEN DUNST put on a show for stunned partygoers in New York - after crashing a bash for Oscar-winning director JANE CAMPION to perform an impromptu audition.The Spider-Man star showed up uninvited to a...

Campion Slams Misogynistic Movie Business

Director JANE CAMPION has launched a stinging attack on the movie industry, insisting it's unfairly "controlled" by men. The moviemaker was honoured onstage at the Cannes Film Festival in France yesterday (20May07), alongside nearly 30...

Kidman Snubbed Campion's Student Film Over Same Sex Kiss

NICOLE KIDMAN almost missed out on her acting dreams because she didn't want to kiss another girl in a JANE CAMPION movie. The actress was approached by the New Zealand-born film-maker when she was...

Rourke Bitter With Kidman

Actor MICKEY ROURKE claims NICOLE KIDMAN had him fired from 2003 movie IN THE CUT, because she didn't want to work with him. Kidman was originally cast as the leading lady in the JANE...

Campion Takes A Sabbatical

THE PIANO director JANE CAMPION is planning to take a break from film-making. The Australian film-maker has decided to concentrate on being a mother to daughter ALICE, nine, following the release of the MEG...

Meg Vamps Up London

Hollywood golden girl MEG RYAN proved her straight laced days are behind her by attending the London Film Festival last night (22OCT03) in a sexy black dress. The IN THE CUT star was there...

Ruffalo's Unsexy Love Scenes

Actor MARK RUFFALO is amazed at how interested people are in his on-screen love scenes with MEG RYAN, because they "couldn't be less sexy". The hunky actor stars alongside Ryan in JANE CAMPION's edgy...

Meg Ryan Wants To Be Free

Hollywood darling MEG RYAN is praying her latest film is a success - because it could finally free her from her girl-next-door image. The American actress is best known for romantic comedies like SLEEPLESS...

Ryan Defends Romantic Comedy Preference

Hollywood romance queen MEG RYAN is unrepentant about her many roles in romantic comedies - because she loves to make them. The SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE star will be seen next in JANE CAMPION's IN...

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