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Meryl Streep Swears In Globes Acceptance Speech

Meryl Streep swore while accepting her Best Actress prize at the Golden Globe awards last night (15.01.12). The Oscar-winning actress picked up the Best Actress in a Drama prize for her role as Margaret Thatcher...

George Clooney And Meryl Streep Victorious At Golden Globes

The close-run battle for the Best Picture Award at last night's Golden Globes was eventually won by The Descendants. The film, about a man trying to reconnect with his daughters after his wife has a...

Red-faced Meryl Streep Forgets Her Glasses At Golden Globes

Meryl Streep was left red-faced at the Golden Globes in Los Angeles on Sunday night (15Jan12) when she forgot her glasses and couldn't read the speech she had written down before winning a Best Actress...

Meryl Streep Didn't Want Director Roles

Meryl Streep never became a director because of her family.The 62-year-old actress - who has four children with husband Don Gummer - admits she has been tempted to work behind the camera but decided it...

Meryl Streep Tipped For Golden Globe Success, Kisses And Tells On Ellen

Meryl Streep is the bookies favourite to snag the 'Best Actress' gong at this year's Golden Globes. Meryl Streep is nominated for her portrayal of Margaret Thatcher in 'The Iron Lady'.According to The Mirror, Streep's...

Mel Gibson, Meryl Streep & Lucas Among Hollywood's Most Generous

Mel Gibson, Meryl Streep and George Lucas have all been named among the most generous celebrities in a new poll of famous charity supporters.Bosses at non-profit organisation The Giving Back Fund have compiled their fifth...

Critics' Choice Awards: George Clooney, Viola Davis Trample The Competition

The 17th Annual Critics Choice Movie Awards on Thursday (January 12, 2012) was an intriguing precursor to the highly anticipated Golden Globes, now just three days away. It was silent-film The Artist which scooped the...

Ricky Gervais Prepares To Lay The Smackdown On Hollywood, Again

It is hugely unlikely that Ricky Gervais will tone down his Golden Globes routine for Sunday's show (January 15, 2012), despite coming in for heavy criticism for insulting some of Hollywood's biggest names during his...

Jennifer Lawrence To Announce Oscar Nominations

Jennifer Lawrence will announce this year's Oscar nominees.The actress - who herself was nominated for an Academy Award for her performance in 'Winter's Bone' last year - will host the nominations launch alongside Academy president...

Canadian Critics Honour Elizabeth Olsen

Rising star Elizabeth Olsen was the toast of the Canadian movie industry on Monday night (09Jan12) after seeing off fierce competition from Meryl Streep and Michelle Williams at the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards.Olsen, younger...

Meryl Streep Defends The Iron Lady After David Cameron's Criticism

Meryl Streep has hit back at British Prime Minister David Cameron after he criticised her portrayal of Margaret Thatcher as a vulnerable elderly woman in The Iron Lady, insisting his comments were in poor taste.Cameron...

Meryl Streep's Anonymity Love

Meryl Streep was "fizzing with excitement" while filming scenes for 'The Iron Lady'. The Hollywood veteran stars as Margaret Thatcher in the new biopic, which required her to use a lot of make-up and prosthetics...

The Iron Lady Opens To Mixed Reviews Despite Meryl Streep Performance

With 'The Iron Lady' due out on worldwide release tomorrow, January 6th 2012, it seems that the critics have two very different views of the leading actress Meryl Streep's performance and that of the film...

Margaret Thatcher Snubbed The Iron Lady Screening

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher refused to view an early screening of Meryl Streep's portrayal of her in The Iron Lady after snubbing director Phyllida Lloyd's personal invitation.The Hollywood actress tackles the part of...

Meryl Streep Wants Iron Lady To Inspire

Meryl Streep hopes her new film 'The Iron Lady' will inspire more movies with older actresses in the lead role.The 62-year-old screen legend portrays the former British Prime Minister in the political drama and she...

Meryl Streep Tapped Into College Memories To Play Margaret Thatcher

Meryl Streep tapped into her memories of life as an outcast at an all-men's college to portray former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.The Devil Wears Prada star received her Bachelor of Arts degree in drama...

Thatcher Family Turns Down 'Iron Lady' Premiere Invite

'The Iron Lady' seems to be gaining a mainly positive response, though it has garnered criticism in some quarters for Meryl Streep 's depiction of former UK Prime Minster Margaret Thatcher in her later years...

Meryl Streep Heads To Margaret Thatcher's Stomping Ground For Premiere

The Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep is preparing to walk the red carpet tonight (January 4th, 2012) for the highly-anticipated London premiere of The Iron Lady, in which she portrays the notorious former Prime Minister Margaret...

Meryl Streep Wins Lifetime Achievement To Strengthen Oscar Chances

Meryl Streep is set to receive a lifetime achievement award at the Berlinale Film Festival, according to a report from The Guardian. The festival organisers plan to present Streep with the Honorary Golden Bear award...

Meryl Streep To Receive Golden Bear

Meryl Streep is to receive the Honorary Golden Bear for lifetime achievement at the Berlin Film Festival. The actress is highly-tipped for Oscar-success following her role as British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in 'The Iron...

Meryl Streep To Receive Prestigious 'Golden Bear'

Meryl Streep is set to receive an honorary Golden Bear award next month. The Oscar-winning actress will be presented with the accolade on February 14 at the Berlin Film Festival in recognition of her career,...

Meryl Streep Needed Solitude To Play Margaret Thatcher

Meryl Streep shut herself away in her house for a week in order to prepare for playing Margaret Thatcher.Although director Phyllida Lloyd had initially planned for the Academy Award winning actress to have two weeks...

Meryl Streep's Career To Be Feted At Berlin Film Festival

Meryl Streep will be handed a special award in recognition of her stellar movie career at the Berlin Film Festival next month (Feb12).The star is tipped to be in for an unprecedented 17th Oscar nomination...

Movie Reviews The Iron Lady

Meryl Streep is receiving high praise for her performance as former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady ; the movie itself, not so much. Consider the closing paragraph of Betsy Sharkey's review...

M I Expected To Cruise To Another Box Office Win

With no new films opening wide this weekend, Mission Impossible -- Ghost Protocol should have no difficulty climbing to the top of the box office again over the New Year's weekend, according to box office...

Stars Pose In Special Hat For Winslet's Autism Charity

Stars including George Clooney, Ben Stiller and Meryl Streep have all posed for photos wearing a "magical" hat for a special book to raise funds for Kate Winslet's autism charity.The Titanic actress is releasing the...

Meryl Streep Had Second Thoughts About Thatcher Role

Meryl Streep suffered a severe crisis of confidence on the set of new movie The Iron Lady after spending just seven days preparing for her role as Margaret Thatcher.The Oscar-winning actress stepped into the shoes...

Meryl Streep 'Looking For Thatcher Project'

Meryl Streep had been looking to take on a project like 'The Iron Lady' for "a long time".The Oscar-winning actress - who portrays infamous British political leader Margaret Thatcher in the upcoming movie - was...

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