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Winona Ryder: Jodie Foster Saved Me From Box Office Flop

Winona Ryder has thanked Jodie Foster for saving her career when they were young housemates.The 44-year-old actress is eternally grateful that the 'Money Monster' star - who is nine years her senior - stopped her...

Samuel L. Jackson Predicts Backlash From Oscars Diversity Saga

The #OscarsSoWhite campaign was a hot topic at the beginning of 2016, when no black or minority actors received nominations for the 2016 Oscars, for the second year in a row, causing a...

Jodie Foster Didn't Plan On Casting Jack O'connell

The Unbroken actor was cast as Kyle Budwell, a disgruntled investor who takes financial tips from TV show host Lee Gates (George Clooney), and takes him hostage after losing his life savings on...

Helen Hunt Gets Mistaken For Jodie Foster By Starbucks Barista

It was a case of mistaken celebrity identity for Helen Hunt on Monday morning when she ordered a drink in Starbucks. Taking to twitter, the actress told her followers how a Starbucks barista had mistaken...

Robert Redford: 'There Is A Lack Of Diversity In Filmmaking'

A number of top female stars including Susan Sarandon, 69, Jodie Foster, 53, and Jennifer Lawrence, 25, have recently spoken out about sexism in the movie industry. Among the issues cited by...

Jodie Foster 'Was Petrified' By Anthony Hopkins

The Oscar-winning actress made the confession on The Graham Norton Show on Friday (20May16), while promoting her new movie Money Monster, which stars George Clooney and Julia Roberts. The 53-year-old said...

Jodie Foster Says Anthony Hopkins Was Too Scary To Speak To On 'Silence Of The Lambs' Set

Jodie Foster has revealed that she was too scared of her co-star Anthony Hopkins to speak to him on the Silence Of The Lambs set. Appearing on ‘The Graham Norton Show’, Foster said that after...

Jodie Foster: 'Scorsese Was Uncomfortable On Taxi Driver Set'

The then 12-year-old child actress played teenage prostitute Iris in the 1976 psychological thriller which also starred Robert De Niro as loner Travis Bickle. The movie drew criticism for its hyper-realistic portrayal of sex and...

Jodie Foster Slams Male Writers For Use Of Rape Plots

The actress and director, who won an Oscar playing a rape survivor in the 1988 film The Accused, says male writers often turn to it when unable to create fully formed female...

Jodie Foster Went Old School For Money Monster

Jodie Foster says the combination of real drama and meaningful action were what drew her to the project. "When I first read it, it was a really cool satire," she says. "It evolved from there....

Jodie Foster Wants Gender Pay Gap Focus To Shift Away From Hollywood

The former child star-turned-filmmaker acknowledges that there is a wage imbalance in the movie industry, but instead of concerning herself about how many millions actresses are missing out on, she wants the focus...

Jodie Foster Comments On Gender Wage Inequality In Hollywood

Money Monster director Jodie Foster has commented on the gender wage gap in Hollywood, saying that it’s a valid issue but that she tries to not let it rile her up in her approach to...

Jodie Foster Was 'Stubborn' About Receiving Walk Of Fame Star

The former child star has been working in the movie industry for five decades, but she only recently accepted a longstanding offer from Hollywood Chamber of Commerce officials to add her name to...

Jodie Foster Receives Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star, As Kristen Stewart Pays Tribute

Jodie Foster has received a star on the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, after nearly five decades in the movies in front of, and behind, the camera.The 53 year old actress was present at the...

Kristen Stewart Praises 'Baller' Jodie Foster At Walk Of Fame Ceremony

The former child star-turned-Oscar winner was saluted with her own pavement plaque in front of the TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX on Wednesday (04May16), and her Panic Room co-star Kristen was on hand to...

Jodie Foster Lands Hollywood Walk Of Fame Honour

The former child star-turned-Oscar winner will be saluted on Hollywood Boulevard on 4 May (16) by her Panic Room castmate Kristen Stewart, who will help induct her former screen mum. Jodie's star...

Jodie Foster Feuded With Mother Over Nell Role

The 53-year-old actress starred in the 1994 flick as the title character, a woman who comes face to face with other people for the first time after being raised in an isolated cabin. Jodie and...

The Bfg, Money Monster, Cafe Society: Cannes Film Festival 2016 Is Looking Amazing

Looks like the 69th Cannes Film Festival is going to be a good one! There's plenty to look forward to in both the In Competition and Out Of Competition categories for 2016, not least with...

Jodie Foster: 'Taking Control Of Career Was Terrifying'

The Hollywood actress has been performing since she was a child and has some of cinema's greatest films, like The Silence of the Lambs and Taxi Driver, to her name. She grew up in Los...

Silence Of The Lambs Torture House Up For Sale

The four-bedroom, Victorian house in on the market for $300,000 (£188,000). The old place featured prominently in the 1991 classic as Jodie Foster's FBI Agent Clarice Starling character prowls around the property...

Producer Julie Kirkham Dies

Kirkham passed away on 10 June (15) at her home in Santa Monica, California. She had recently been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a cancer of the white blood cells. Kirkham is best...

George Clooney: 'I Don't Like The Young Actors'

George Clooney isn't a fan of young actors.The 54-year-old actor has joked that he ''doesn't like the young ones'', after starring in 'Tomorrowland' with Britt Robertson, 25, and Raffey Cassidy, 13.George said: ''I don't like...

Charlize Theron Isn't Interested In Directing: "That Bug Has Not Bitten Me Yet"

Charlize Theron has no desire to step behind the camera - at least not any time soon. Theron was interviewed at the L.A. premiere of Mad Max: Fury Road on Thursday night (7th May) and...

George Clooney Shocks New Yorkers With Suicide Vest

The Hollywood actor is currently in the Big Apple working on new movie Money Monster and he turned heads on Sunday (12Apr15) when he left the set and went for a stroll in...

George Clooney Dons A Suicide Vest On The Set Of Tense Thriller 'Money Monster' [Photos]

Snaps from the set of George Clooney's upcoming thriller 'Money Monster' in New York gave a startling sneak peak into the movie's plot as we see the Academy Award winning actor strapped up in a...

Jonathan Demme Wanted Pfeiffer, Ryan For Silence Of The Lambs

Demme has revealed he was reluctant to cast Foster in his film when producers suggested she should play the role that scored her a Best Actress Oscar, and admits he had his sights...

Jack O'connell Cast In Money Monster

Jack O'Connell is to star alongside George Clooney in 'Money Monster'.The 24-year-old actor, who recently appeared in the Angelina Jolie-directed movie 'Unbroken', admits he couldn't pass up the opportunity to star alongside the Hollywood icon,...

Jodie Foster Lands Double Mention For Tv Work For Dga Awards

Actress Jodie Foster has scored her first two nominations for the Directors Guild of America (Dga) Awards after receiving recognition for her work behind the camera on House Of Cards and Orange Is The New...

Julia Roberts In Talks To Star In Jodie Foster's Film

Julia Roberts is in talks to star in Jodie Foster's film 'Money Monster'.The 47-year-old actress is up for a role in the financial hostage thriller which already has George Clooney on board.Foster - who is...

Julia Roberts To Reunite With George Clooney In Money Monster

Julia Roberts has been tapped to reunite with her Ocean's Eleven co-star George Clooney in a new financial drama directed by Jodie Foster.Clooney is set to star as Tv stockbroking personality Lee Gates, who is...

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