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Jessica Chastain Bemoans Pressure To Be 'Cool'

Jessica Chastain thinks there's too much societal pressure to be ''cool''.The 40-year-old actress believes people spend an unhealthy amount of time trying project a specific image of themselves that will impress others.She said: ''I think...

Emma Watson: I'm The Worst Liar Ever

Emma Watson is ''the worst liar ever''.The 27-year-old actress said that even though she earns her living ''telling the truth under imaginary circumstances'', she is awful at lying, admitting she feels compelled to tell the...

Emma Watson's Passion For Privacy

Emma Watson is ''passionate about having a private identity''.The 'Beauty and the Beast' star grew up in the spotlight and likes to keep her personal life separate from her work so she can keep an...

Jessica Chastain's Job Specifics

Jessica Chastain won't take jobs unless she knows what her male co-stars are making.The 'Interstellar' star is unimpressed with the gender wage gap in Hollywood and will not ''allow'' herself to take roles where she...

Never Work With Animals Or Children? Jessica Chastain Disagrees

Jessica Chastain has spoken about the experience of making her new movie The Zookeeper’s Wife, which is released in the United Kingdom at the end of this month.The movie tells the true story of the...

Aaron Sorkin Compares Directing Jessica Chastain To Driving A Lamborghini

Aaron Sorkin has compared directing his leading lady Jessica Chastain on new film Molly’s Game to “driving a Lamborghini”.The 55 year old filmmaker was speaking at the 2017 edition of CinemaCon in Las Vegas at...

Jessica Chastain Loves Working With Animals

Jessica Chastain only wants to make animal movies from now on.The 40-year-old actress had such a great time working with elephants, tigers, monkeys and lion cubs on 'The Zookeeper's Wife' - which is based on...

Jessica Chastain Reveals How Tom Cruise Changed Her Career

Jessica Chastain has thanked Tom Cruise for changing the course of her career.The flame-haired actress has revealed she owes her role in 'Zero Dark Thirty' to Tom, who used his considerable influence to help Jessica...

Jessica Chastain Used Animal Co-stars To Wind Down After Dramatic Scenes

In the movie, the actress plays real-life Warsaw Zoo owner Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion of Poland in World War Two. Antonina hid Jews...

Jessica Chastain Thought She Was Going To Die When Plane Hit Las Vegas Storm Winds

The actress was en route to her second CinemaCon appearance in a week to collect the Female Star award when the plane, on which she was a passenger, hit storm winds as it...

Jessica Chastain Celebrates With Loved Ones In Mexico

Jessica Chastain celebrated her 40th birthday in Mexico. The American actress hit the milestone on March 24 and to mark the occasion she jetted off to the luxury resort the One & Only Palmilla in...

Director Niki Caro: 'Jessica Chastain Is An Animal Whisperer'

The filmmaker knew her leading lady was a vegan animal advocate before they started working on the adaptation of Diane Ackerman's book about the real-life Polish couple who helped save hundreds of people...

Blake Lively And Jessica Chastain Among Variety's Power Of Women Honourees

The actresses will be feted for their philanthropy work as Variety's Lifetime Impact Honorees, alongside Oprah Winfrey's best friend and broadcaster Gayle King, former U.S. First Daughter Chelsea Clinton, and media executive Shari...

Jessica Chastain Planning Birthday Safari Trip

The Martian star marks the age milestone on Friday (24Mar17) and she reveals she is planning to make the most of her downtime by spending it with animals in the wild. Discussing...

Jessica Chastain Joins Polish Women For International Women's Day Walkout

The 39-year-old actress who is in the country to promote her new movie The Zookeeper's Wife, took time off to join the International Women's Strike in solidarity with the women of Poland, and to stand...

Jessica Chastain Refuses To Stay Quiet On Gender Inequality Issues

The Oscar-nominee has often expressed disdain for the lack of female representation in Hollywood, but her passionate beliefs on the much-discussed matter have not been welcomed by everyone. "I had one male director say to...

Jessica Chastain Slams Hollywood Sexism

Jessica Chastain was once told by a director that she ''talks too much about all of this women stuff''.The 'Zero Dark Thirty' star fumed about inequality in Hollywood and has called for more ''inclusiveness, compassion...

Niki Caro Set To Direct Disney's Mulan

Disney's live-action film 'Mulan' finally has a director lined up.Niki Caro is in talks with bosses at the mass-media firm about leading its stellar cast in the upcoming adaptation of the animated classic of the...

Jessica Chastain To Produce Series About U.s. Space Programme

The Zero Dark Thirty star has teamed up Sully writer Todd Komarnicki and TV producer Christina Wayne to develop the series Mercury 13. The show will centre on a group of women, called...

Taraji P. Henson Is Breaking The Rules By Being A Success At 46

The Hidden Figures actress quietly started to garner industry attention after starring in 2001 movie Baby Boy, but it wasn’t until her casting in smash hit TV show Empire that Taraji became a household name...

Baseball Star Matt Garza Under Fire Over Jessica Chastain Birth Control Lecture

The Oscar-nominee took to Twitter last week (12Jan17) to share her concern over the possible elimination of America's Affordable Care Act under incoming President Donald Trump's leadership. “#BirthControl is no longer...

Ashton Kutcher Feels 'Proud' Of Natalie Portman's Pay Gap Stance

Ashton Kutcher is ''proud'' of Natalie Portman for voicing her frustrations about the gender pay gap in Hollywood.The 38-year-old actor starred alongside the Oscar-winning actress in the 2011 romantic comedy 'No Strings Attached', but Natalie...

Julianne Moore And Jessica Chastain To Participate In Women's Rights March

The actresses announced on Twitter they will be joining the Women's March demonstration to campaign for equality and women's rights on 21 January (17), the day after Donald Trump is sworn in as U.S....

Jessica Chastain Refuses To Be Cast As 'Set Dressing'

The flame haired actress is on a mission to redefine an actress’s role in Hollywood, and she shuns any parts where the woman is just the wife or girlfriend.Despite her openness with what she wants...

Jessica Chastain's Shyness Almost Caused A 'Breakdown' On Inside The Actors Studio

The Oscar-nominated actress admits she has never fully overcome her childhood timidness, and despite delivering powerful performances onscreen, she is often racked with nerves when she has to face the media. Jessica...

Jessica Chastain: I'm 'So Shy'

Jessica Chastain is ''so shy''.The 'Zero Dark Thirty' star admits she suffers badly from shyness and finds it ''funny'' that she decided to become an actress, where she has to go out on a limb...

Jessica Chastain Didn't Know What A Lobbyist Was Before Miss Sloane

The Zero Dark Thirty star is an avid supporter of former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and takes a keen interest in political news. But when it came to preparing for her role playing gun...

Jessica Chastain's Miss Sloane Hopes

Jessica Chastain hopes 'Miss Sloane' helps people realise women are ''allowed to be ambitious''.The 39-year-old actress stars as the titular Elizabeth Sloane - a ruthless lobbyist who goes up against the gun industry - in...

Hollywood Celebrities Up In Arms Over Last Tango In Paris Rape Scene Controversy

In a 2007 interview with UK newspaper the Daily Mail, Schneider, who is now deceased after passing away from cancer in 2011, revealed she "felt a little raped" when her co-star Marlon Brando forced himself...

Jessica Chastain: 'I Won't Act For A Few Years'

Jessica Chastain ''won't be acting'' in a few years. The 39-year-old actress has admitted she thinks a ''change'' in her career is just around the corner, and it may see her take some time out...

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