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Streep Visits U.k. Parliament For Thatcher Role

MERYL STREEP caused a stir at Britain's Houses of Parliament on Wednesday (19Jan11), after she turned up to watch the weekly Prime Minister's Questions session as part of her research for the upcoming MARGARET THATCHER...

Meryl Streep Attends UK Parliament For Thatcher Research

Meryl Streep turned up to watch Prime Minister's Questions at Britain's Houses of Parliament today (19.01.11) to research for a film role. The Oscar-winning actress was at the building searching for insight into British politics...

Julianne Moore To Receive Hasty Pudding Honour

Julianne Moore is to be honoured by Harvard University.The 50-year-old actress will be named as Hasty Pudding's Woman of the Year next week (27.01.11), in a ceremony where she will have to lead a parade...

Darren Aronofsky 'Scares' Actors With Directness

Darren Aronofsky "scares" a lot of A-list actors by being so demanding. The 41-year-old filmmaker - who has directed stars including Mickey Rourke ('The Wrestler') and Hugh Jackman ('The Fountain') - believes he is "direct...

Michelle Pfeiffer Signs Up Welcome To People

Michelle Pfeiffer has joined the cast of 'Welcome to People'. The 'Stardust' actress will join a cast including Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks and Olivia Wilde for the drama about an estranged son who delivers $150,000...

Broadbent: 'Streep Is Perfect For Thatcher Role'

Actor JIM BROADBENT has defended the casting of MERYL STREEP as former British Prime Minister MARGARET THATCHER in a forthcoming biopic, insisting she's the "perfect" actress for the part.Movie bosses have been criticised for hiring...

Anne Hathaway Confirms Dark Knight Rises Competition

Anne Hathaway is in "competition" for a role in 'The Dark Knight Rises'. The 'Love & Other Drugs' actress is believed to be in competition with a number of stars for a leading female role...

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"I think I get the roles Meryl's not doing." SIGOURNEY WEAVER is convinced she's often second choice behind MERYL STREEP in Hollywood.

Winona Ryder Fears Children Would End Her Career

Winona Ryder is worried having children could end her acting career.The 'Girl, Interrupted' star has no plans to start a family in the near future in case motherhood ruins her chances of appearing in more...

Gia Mantegna Named Miss Golden Globe

Gia Mantegna has been named Miss Golden Globe 2011.The 20-year-old actress - who is the daughter of former award nominee Joe Mantegna and his restaurateur wife Arlene - feels "honoured" to have been awarded the...

Wells Plans Film With Roberts & Streep

TV producer and writer JOHN WELLS is set to bring MERYL STREEP and JULIA ROBERTS together onscreen in only his second outing as a movie director.The revered screenwriter has won acclaim as the director of...

Colin Firth Happy To Play The Fool

Colin Firth "relished making a fool" out of himself when filming 'Mamma Mia'. The British actor appeared alongside other A-list stars including Pierce Brosnan and Meryl Streep in the romantic musical film - based on...

Cher Took On Streep Role For Novice Aguilera

CHER helped co-star CHRISTINA AGUILERA master her first acting role on the set of BURLESQUE by recalling the tricks MERYL STREEP used to guide her when she was a movie novice.The Dirrty singer makes her...

Helen Mirren To Receive Sherry Award

Dame Helen Mirren is to be given the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award.The Oscar-winning actress will receive the honour from former recipient Halle Berry at the Women in Entertainment Breakfast next month.The Sherry Lansing Leadership Award...

Cher Turned Down Mamma Mia! With Streep

CHER had to turn down the chance to reteam with SILKWOOD co-star MERYL STREEP on the big screen - because she was too busy to sign on for ABBA movie musical MAMMA MIA!The pop superstar...

Cher Wants To Work On The Drop Out

Cher wants to star in Johnny Knoxville comedy 'The Drop Out'. The singer-and-actress - who will soon be seen in 'Burlesque' alongside Christina Aguilera - has confirmed the project is likely to still be made...

Elizabeth Banks' Welcome To People

Elizabeth Banks is set to star in 'Welcome to People'. The 'Uninvited' star has entered into talks to play the female lead in the project alongside Chris Pine. The Alex Kurtzman-directed project tells the tale...

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MERYL STREEP has signed up to appear in former FRIENDS star's LISA KUDROW's Internet comedy show. The Mamma Mia! actress will guest star in three episodes of the next season of Web Therapy, according to...

Streep To Host New York Mayor's Awards

Oscar-winning actress MERYL STREEP is set to take to the stage with New York's Major MICHAEL BLOOMBERG next week (08Nov10) to host the politician's annual arts and culture prize-giving.The Sophie's Choice star will help present...

Co-stars Sandra Bullock And Oprah?

Sandra Bullock and Oprah Winfrey are reportedly set to star in a new film together.The Oscar-winning actress and the US talk show host - alongside Sandra's fellow Oscar-winner Meryl Streep - are said to be...

Meryl Streep For Home Shopping Comedy

Meryl Streep has signed on to star in an untitled comedy set on a home shopping network. The Oscar-winning actress will star alongside Sandra Bullock and Oprah Winfrey in the movie, according to 'Sex and...

Winfrey Teaming With Bullock And Streep For New Movie

Media mogul OPRAH WINFREY is set to return to the big screen with two Oscar-winners after signing up to star in a new movie with SANDRA BULLOCK and MERYL STREEP.The TV host, who was herself...

Streep's Thatcher Portrayal Will Be 'Sympathetic'

MERYL STREEP will portray ailing former U.K. Prime Minister MARGARET THATCHER in a "sympathetic" light in the upcoming biopic THE IRON LADY, according to her co-star in the project.The Oscar-winning legend will take on the...

Jessica Biel's Streep Love

Jessica Biel says Meryl Streep is her screen idol.The 'A-Team' star is in awe of the Oscar-winning actress and hopes she can go on to emulate her incredible career which has spanned four decades and...

Gwyneth Paltrow Stunned By Sex Offer

Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed she was propositioned for sex in return for a part when she started her acting career.The Oscar-winning star was left stunned when an unnamed guy suggested they should conclude their meeting...

Meryl Streep Joins August: Osage County

Meryl Streep will play a leading role in 'August: Osage County'. The two-time Oscar-winner will be joined by Julia Roberts in the cinematic adaptation of the Tracy Letts' play of the same name, and the...

Chris Pine's Welcome To People?

Chris Pine is in discussions to join the cast of 'Welcome to People'. The 'Star Trek' actor is reported to be in early talks to join the cast of the drama, the directorial debut of...

Mulligan Stunned By Streep's Email Request

British actress CAREY MULLIGAN knew she had finally made it in Hollywood when MERYL STREEP took a photo of her and offered to email her a copy.The 25 year old landed her first role alongside...

Carey Mulligan Introduces Shia Labeouf To Her Parents

CAREY MULLIGAN, the 25-year-old British actress who has a starring role in the new movie 'Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps', recently introduced boyfriend and co-star SHIA LABEOUF to her parents, reports the UK's Daily...

Jamie Lee Curtis Hates Surgery 'Conspiracy'

Jamie Lee Curtis believes there is a "conspiracy" in Hollywood to make actresses have cosmetic surgery.The 51-year-old star thinks it's wrong that so many older actresses feel under pressure to change their appearance to try...

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Man Up - Review

Truly enjoyable British romantic-comedies come along so rarely (Four Weddings and a Funeral was more than 20 years ago) that there's cause to...

Mariachi El Bronx Lead Latest Additions To Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 Line-Up

They'll also be performing on the Lock Up stage as The Bronx.

Bradley Cooper And Emma Stone Take On 'Aloha' Critics

'Aloha', the new film from Cameron Crowe ('Almost Famous', 'Jerry Maguire'), opens this weekend in North America

Glastonbury's Emily Eavis Reveals She Received Death Threats Over Kanye Booking

With a little under a month to go before it kicks off, probably the most talked-about thing....

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Jason Schwartzman's Meanest Role To Date?

Ahead of the upcoming UK release of 'Listen Up Philip', the film's star, Jason Schwartzman...

'Spy' Is Melissa McCarthy's Big Break Out

Melissa McCarthy is now getting a chance to hold a movie up on her name alone.

'Danny Collins' Is a Risk that Paid Off for Al Pacino

Al Pacino shines in 'Danny Collins'

Trevor Noah To Replace Jon Stewart On 'The Daily Show' For The First Time On September 28th

Trevor Noah, the new host of Comedy Central’s ‘The Daily Show’ when Jon Stewart departs...

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