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David Schwimmer Joins Panama Papers Drama

David Schwimmer has joined the cast of drama film 'The Laundromat' about the Panama Papers scandal.Netflix has confirmed it will finance and release the movie, which follows the story of German journalists Frederik Obermaier and...

Viola Davis: I'm Very Embarrassed About My First Meeting With Meryl Streep

Viola Davis feels ''very embarrassed'' about her first encounter with Meryl Streep. The 53-year-old actress worked with the Hollywood icon on the 2008 period drama 'Doubt', but Viola still feels a bit uncomfortable when she...

Nicole Kidman's 'Strong Connection' To Big Little Lies Cast

Nicole Kidman has a ''very strong connection'' with her 'Big Little Lies' co-stars.The 51-year-old actress stars as Celeste Wright in the HBO drama series, and after recently wrapping filming for the show's second season, Nicole...

Cher's Fear While Chasing Mugger

Cher thought she would ''get killed'' when she and Meryl Streep ''saved'' a woman from being mugged.The 72-year-old singer and her friend and 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' co-star have previously briefly mentioned coming...

Meg Ryan Wants Big Little Lies Role

Meg Ryan is reportedly desperate to land a role in 'Big Little Lies'.The 56-year-old star wants to make a return to acting after not taking on many roles in the last couple of years and...

Emma Watson Joins Little Women

Emma Watson has joined the cast of 'Little Women'.The 'Harry Potter' actress will star alongside the likes of Meryl Streep, Laura Dern and Saoirse Ronan in Greta Gerwig's adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel,...

Zoe Kravitz Thrilled By Meryl Streep's Bowling Praise

Zoe Kravitz was thrilled when Meryl Streep complimented her on her bowling technique.Hollywood legend Meryl, 69, has joined HBO series 'Big Little Lies' and whilst shooting episodes for Season Two the cast - which includes...

Cher's Abba Tribute Album

Cher will release an ABBA tribute album in September.The 72-year-old singer - who recently starred in 'Mamma Mia 2' as Ruby Sheridan, the mother of Meryl Streep's character Donna - was inspired to record a...

Kathleen Turner: Burt Reynolds Was Terrible To Work With

Kathleen Turner found it ''terrible'' working with Burt Reynolds.The 64-year-old actress worked with the legendary actor in the 1988 comedy movie 'Switching Channels' but has said that getting the chance to work with the star...

Forget Meryl Streep And Lily James! Did You Know These 8 Famous Pairs Are Also Related?

As coincidences go, Meryl Streep and Lily James' discovery that they are distantly related is as adorable as it gets with the pair having portrayed young and older versions of the same character in the...

Lily James 'Cried' When She Met Meryl Streep

Lily James ''cried'' before she met Meryl Streep.The 'Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again' star - who played Donna, a younger version of Meryl's character in the hit musical movie - adored working with the...

Meryl Streep Thrilled To Be Related To Lily James

Meryl Streep was overjoyed to find out she is related to Lily James.The 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' star was thrilled to find out that her and her co-star - who plays a younger...

Cher Is 'Immature'

Cher thinks she's really ''immature.''The 72-year-old singer recently reunited with her friend Meryl Streep for the forthcoming musical movie 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' - in which she plays the 69-year-old actress' on-screen mother...

Lily James 'Overwhelmed' Working With Meryl Streep

Lily James was ''overwhelmed'' when she danced with Meryl Streep.The 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' actress stars as a younger version of Meryl's character Donna in the hit movie sequel and admits it was...

Cher Records Album Of Abba Covers

Cher has recorded an album of ABBA covers.The 'Believe' hitmaker has put her own spin on hit songs by the Swedish group after she performed their 80s hit 'Fernando' in 'Mama Mia! Here We Go...

Colin Firth Says Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Was 'Like A Family Reunion'

Colin Firth admits 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' had a ''family reunion'' feel about it.The Oscar-winning actor stars alongside the likes of Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried and Pierce Brosnan in the new movie, which...

Meryl Streep Thinks Cher 'Steals' Mamma Mia! Sequel

Meryl Streep thinks Cher ''steals'' the show in 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again'.The 69-year-old actress has reprised her role as Donna Sheridan in the musical sequel - the first time she has appeared in...

Amanda Seyfried Revealed Her Husband 'Had Issues' With Her In Mamma Mia! The Sequel

The sequel to the catchy, upbeat and, if not critically-acclaimed then definitely publically loved Mamma Mia! is finally hitting screens later this week after a decade in the making. But one person who wasn’t so...

Lily James Got Such A High From Dancing On Mamma Mia!

Lily James has ''never felt a high'' like the one she experienced when she got to dance on the set of 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again'. The 'Baby Driver' actress plays the Young Donna...

Cher Had Movies Nerves

Cher was ''terrified'' of working on 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again'.The 72-year-old singer plays Ruby, the mother of Meryl Streep's character Donna Sheridan, in the musical sequel and she admitted she was wary about...

Tom Cruise Says Val Kilmer Is 'Doing Well' After Cancer Battle

Tom Cruise says Val Kilmer is ''doing really well'' after overcoming a two-year battle with throat cancer.The 'Top Gun' actor - who is teaming up with Val on the much-anticipated sequel to the 1986 action...

Nicole Kidman's Gets Ice Cream Birthday Surprise From Reese Witherspoon

Reese Witherspoon arranged for an ice cream truck to dish out cold sweet treats on the set of 'Big Little Lies' for her friend Nicole Kidman's birthday.Nicole turned 51 on June 20 but had to...

Stars Object To Weinstein Company Sale

Brad Pitt, Meryl Streep, George Clooney and Bill Murray are among a host of stars objecting to the sale of the Weinstein Company.The firm is currently awaiting court approval on a deal that would sell...

Meryl Streep And Saoirse Ronan To Star In Little Women

Meryl Streep and Saoirse Ronan are in talks for Greta Gerwig's adaptation of 'Little Women'. The 'Lady Bird' director is set to write and direct a new version of Louisa May Alcott's classic novel and...

Lily James To Star In Stage Adaptation Of All About Eve

Lily James is to star in a stage adaptation of the Bette Davis movie 'All about Eve'.The 29-year-old actress - who starred in 'Baby Driver' in 2017 - has agreed to play the role of...

Lupita Nyong'o's Stylist Shares Her Signature Secrets

Lupita Nyong'o's stylist has shared the secrets to her signature style. Micaela Erlanger - who is famous for her work with various A-listers to help them look their best on the red carpet - has...

Julie Walters: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Is Better Than The Original

Dame Julie Walters is convinced 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' is better than the original.The 68-year-old actress - who features among a star-studded cast in the much-anticipated new musical comedy - initially harboured fears...

Colin Firth Was In 'Agony' After Putting His Jockstrap On The Wrong Way

Colin Firth found himself in ''agony'' on the set of 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' after putting his jockstrap on the wrong way round.The 57-year-old actor stars alongside the likes of Meryl Streep, Pierce...

Michael Sheen Names His Penis After Christine Baranskin

Michael Sheen has nicknamed his penis after Christine Baranskin.The 66-year-old actress has revealed she was left in a state of shock when Sarah Silverman - who dated the actor from 2014 until 2017 - told...

Cher 'Didn't Have Much Choice' About Appearing In Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

Cher ''didn't have much choice'' about starring in 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again'. The 72-year-old singer plays the part of Ruby Sheridan in the much-anticipated new musical comedy, which also stars the likes of...

Over the course of her career, Meryl Streep has won three Academy Awards, two for Best Actress and one for Best Supporting Actress. She has been nominated for an additional three Best Supporting Actress awards, and a tremendous thirteen additional Best Actress nominations. Her wins come from 1979's 'Kramer Vs Kramer', 1982's 'Sophie's Choice', and 2011's 'The Iron Lady'. She is often in the news whenever awards seasons are taking place, as a nomination is likely, and win is probable.

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