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London Film Festival Lineup Confirmed

13th September 2007

The Odeon West End played host to a veritable media scrum this morning, as the full lineup of the Times 51st BFI London Film Festival was confirmed.Long-awaited Closing Night Gala Screening of Wes Anderson's The...

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Movie Reviews: The Nanny Diaries

24th August 2007

Virtually all of the reviews of The Nanny Diaries compare it with The Devil Wears Prada. In this case, Laura Linney portrays a Park Avenue socialite determined (like the Meryl Streep character in Prada) to...

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Streep Almost Lost Out On Breakthrough Role

21st August 2007

Hollywood icon MERYL STREEP almost lost on a pivotal role in her career because producers thought she was ugly. The screen legend won an Emmy for her performance in 1978 TV series Holocaust - but...

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Streep Boosts Belfast Arts Centre Campaign

19th August 2007

Hollywood star MERYL STREEP gave a Belfast, Ireland fundraising campaign a boost this weekend (18-19Aug07) by appearing in person to promote a new arts centre. The actress flew over from filming in London to urge...

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Dunst Admires Streep's Style

9th August 2007

Hollywood star KIRSTEN DUNST wishes she could be more like MERYL STREEP, and have a normal private life away from the red carpet. Dunst commends The Devil Wears Prada actress on maintaining a fully functional...

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Close + Streep Always Mistaken For Each Other

8th August 2007

GLENN CLOSE and MERYL STREEP have a special bond between them - both actresses are constantly mistaken for one another when out and about in public. The stars recently filmed new movie Evening together, and...

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Streep, Close + Streisand Fight For Desmond

7th August 2007

MERYL STREEP, GLENN CLOSE and BARBRA STREISAND are fighting to play SUNSET BOULEVARD diva NORMA DESMOND on the big screen, according to Hollywood reports. The ladies are reportedly on a shortlist being considered by Sir...

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Clooney Film Set To Premiere At Toronto Film Fest

11th July 2007

The Toronto Film Festival announced Tuesday that Michael Clayton, starring George Clooney, will receive a "gala presentation" at this year's Toronto Film Festival, marking the Warner Bros. film's world premiere. The festival also plans a...

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The Things They Say 5052

2nd July 2007

"They gave me candy, I smiled; they took it away, I got very upset." MERYL STREEP's daughter MAMIE GUMMER on her acting debut, aged 18 months, in HEARTBURN....

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Movie Delayed Over School Shooting Plot

26th April 2007

The release date of MERYL STREEP's latest movie DARK MATTER has reportedly been put back by film bosses because its plot eerily resembles the events of last week's (16Apr07) Virginia Tech massacre. Dark feature documentary...

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Streep And Hoffman 'Set For Doubt'

20th April 2007

Meryl Streep and Philip Seymour Hoffman are both reportedly set to star in the big screen adaptation of the play Doubt.The John Patrick Shanley play, which was written in 2004, will be adapted for Miramax...

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Firth To Star In Mamma Mia

19th April 2007

Colin Firth will join an already expansive cast of stars for the forthcoming movie of the musical Mamma Mia, according to reports.The Bridget Jones actor will be starring alongside Stellan Skarsgard and Christine Baranski in...

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Cruise Lined Up For Ww2 Drama

21st March 2007

Tom Cruise is set to star in a second world war drama based on real events.Written by Christopher McQuarrie and Nathan Alexander, the untitled project centres on an attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler at the...

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Parkinson's 'No Touch' Policy

20th March 2007

British television presenter MICHAEL PARKINSON has a "no touching" policy with his female interviewees, because he wouldn't want them to get the wrong idea. The host of popular TV chat show PARKINSON, who has interviewed...

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Mathis Turns Flower Therapy Into Hit Firm

18th March 2007

Nineties movie pin-up SAMANTHA MATHIS has launched an online florists, Succulent.la.com, with her partner RYANN DAVIS. The PUMP UP THE VOLUME star, who quit Hollywood to mourn the death of her mother in 1996, admits...

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Brosnan To Star In Abba Hit

8th March 2007

Former James Bond star Pierce Brosnan is to star in a film adaptation of the popular Abba-themed stage musical, Mamma Mia!In a dramatic departure from his suave 007 persona, Brosnan will be belting out some...

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Brosnan To Sing With Streep In Mamma Mia!

8th March 2007

Former JAMES BOND star PIERCE BROSNAN will be showing off his singing skills when he teams up with MERYL STREEP for the big screen adaptation of hit musical MAMMA MIA! Brosnan sang a few Irish...

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Law "Speechless" After French Honour

1st March 2007

Jude Law said that he was "speechless" after being awarded a prestigious French honour for his contribution to the arts.The actor, who has appeared in numerous films including The Talented Mr Ripley and Cold Mountain,...

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Streep: 'Let Women Rule'

28th February 2007

Hollywood actress MERYL STREEP believes women should rule the world - because of their multi-tasking skills. The Oscar-nominated star thinks peace would be easier to achieve if leaders around the globe were female. She says,...

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Ua About To Be Reborn

27th February 2007

Tom Cruise is reportedly close to raising the money needed to bring United Artists, the studio founded 86 years ago by Charlie Chaplin, D.W. Griffith, Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks, back to life. According to...

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Paltrow: Parenthood Is "Amazing"

27th February 2007

Although Gwyneth Paltrow is keen to get back into acting it seems that she'll be looking back fondly to her days as a full-time mother.Speaking yesterday to talkshow host Oprah Winfrey, the Oscar-winning actress said...

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The Thing They Say:

26th February 2007

“I’m a size 14, so it all matches!” MERYL STREEP on her 14 Oscar nominations coinciding with her dress size....

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Hathaway Finds English Accent Exhausting

21st February 2007

Hollywood star ANNE HATHAWAY was left "exhausted" on the set of upcoming JANE AUSTEN biopic BECOMING JANE, after being surprised by how much energy was required to perfect an English accent. The 24-year-old actress, who...

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Hardy Treatment For Cruise

14th February 2007

Tom Cruise is hoping to get his acting career back on track with a new film inspired by the popular Hardy Boys novels.Cruise was last year ditched by Paramount after his increasingly bizarre public behaviour.With...

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Witherspoon Sacks Hollywood Agents

13th February 2007

Oscar-winner REESE WITHERSPOON has fired her Hollywood agents at Endeavor and moved over to Creative Artists Agency (CAA). The move is the second agency switch for the actress since the retirement of longtime agent STEVE...

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Dench: 'I Won't Win Best Actress Oscar'

13th February 2007

DAME JUDI DENCH is so convinced she won't win this year's (07) Best Actress Academy Award she has advised gambling film fans to bet on another candidate. Dench, who has confirmed she will miss the...

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Album Costs Simpson Her Dream Movie Role

11th February 2007

Pop star ASHLEE SIMPSON has lost her dream job as MERYL STREEP's on-screen daughter because of her hectic recording schedule. The singer was hoping to land a part opposite Streep in the movie adaptation of...

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Queen Accolades Continue

9th February 2007

The awards have continued to roll in for The Queen, with the acclaimed British drama picking up four gongs at last night's London Film Critics' circle awards.Alongside being named best British film, star Dame Helen...

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Streep Doesn't Worry About Looks

9th February 2007

Oscar-winning star MERYL STREEP puts her acting success down to not caring about her looks. The DEVIL WEARS PRADA star insists not worrying what you look like is a vital tool when acting, but fears...

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United 93 Hailed As Film Of The Year By British Critics

9th February 2007

PAUL GREENGRASS' harrowing 9/11 drama UNITED 93 was named film of the year by British critics last night (08FEB07). The film picked up the top prize at the annual London Film Critics' Circle Awards, beating...

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