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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...

Jessica Chastain's Red Hair Gives Her Low Self-esteem

Jessica Chastain had ''really bad self-esteem'' because of her red hair.The 39-year-old actress is known for her fiery locks, but she wasn't always as confident about her appearance and was desperate to dye her hair...

Jessica Chastain Considering Career Break

Jessica Chastain is considering taking a break from acting.The 'Zero Dark Thirty' actress insists she is ''content'' with her career, but is ready for a ''change'' in her life and the chance to do something...

Jessica Chastain: 'Congratulating Yourself On Diversity Shows Nothing Has Changed'

The two-time Oscar-nominated actress likes to choose projects that push her, and has won praise in recent years for her roles in space flick Interstellar and Zero Dark Thirty, the hard-hitting drama that chronicled the...

Keith Urban Prefers Make-up Free Nicole Kidman

Keith Urban prefers Nicole Kidman without make-up on. The 49-year-old actress has admitted her husband of 10 years isn't a big fan when she cakes her face in cosmetics and much prefers the natural look,...

Jessica Chastain And Danai Gurira Developing Elephant Poaching Movie

The untitled project will centre on the Black Mambas, a South African group of women fighting to save the creatures from poachers. The Walking Dead's Danai Gurira will write the script...

Jessica Chastain Terrified About Playing Tammy Wynette

The Zero Dark Thirty actress will star alongside Josh Brolin in a film about the Stand By Your Man singer and George Jones, her third husband and duet partner. Jessica has...

Jessica Chastain Wants To Find Love For Her Grandmother

Jessica Chastain is ''obsessed'' with finding her grandmother a boyfriend.The 39-year-old actress lived with her grandmother Marilyn when she first moved to Los Angeles and dubbed her as her ''best friend'', but has admitted she...

Jessica Chastain To Star In Painkiller Jane Comic Book Adaptation

The Zero Dark Thirty actress will play indestructible heroine Jane Vasko, and is also on board to produce the feature, according to Deadline. In the original story by Jimmy Palmiotti and Joe Quesada, first published...

Chris O'dowd Joins Molly's Game Cast

Chris O'Dowd has joined the cast of 'Molly's Game'.The 37-year-old actor has signed up to star in the drama, with Jeremy Strong, Bill Camp, and Graham Greene also confirmed as new additions to the project.Chris...

Jessica Chastain: 'I'm Depressed Over Upcoming U.s. Election'

The Zero Dark Thirty star has been an avid supporter of Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton over Republican Donald Trump, but she feels the process has been "a punch in the gut" for women...

Jessica Chastain: I Can Control My Fame

Jessica Chastain controls her fame.The 'Zero Dark Thirty' star insists there is a way for Hollywood stars to ''set their own privacy'' in the film industry by keeping a low profile and not attending popular...

Kevin Costner In Talks To Play Jessica Chastain's Dad

Chastain will play poker party ace Molly Bloom in the adaptation of her memoir Molly’s Game: From Hollywood's Elite to Wall Street's Billionaire Boys Club, My High-Stakes Adventure in the World of Underground...

Kevin Costner In Talks For Molly's Game

Kevin Costner is in talks to join the 'Molly's Game' cast.The 61-year-old actor is reportedly in negotiations to play the father of the titular character in the drama, which already has Jessica Chastain signed on...

Jessica Chastain Feels Lauren Bacall's Spirit Through Old Armchair

The Interstellar star recently welcomed cameras into the New York City home she shares with her boyfriend, Italian fashion executive Gian Luca Passi de Preposulo, for the new issue of Architectural Digest, and...

Jessica Chastain And Jake Gyllenhaal Confirmed As Starring In Video Game Adaptation 'The Division'

Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Chastain have officially singed on for the big screen adaptation of Tom Clancy video game The Division, developers Ubisoft announced on Tuesday. The game, which shelves back in March, was an...

Jessica Chastain In Talks To Join Jake Gyllenhaal For Video Game Drama

Gyllenhaal is producing the film version of Ubisoft’s hit video game with the company's Gerard Guillemot, and Chastain, who showed off her tough girl skills in The Huntsman: Winter's War, is in negotiations...

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