Quote: "He's like my second dad. He's got my back. I've never met somebody in the industry who's more grateful, who pays it forward without talking about it in the press or speaking about it to anyone else. That, to me, was the best advice, just learning through his actions." Actress Shailene Woodley praises George Clooney, who payed her onscreen father in The Descendants.
Quote: "I don't like heels. We're less than 30 feet from the beach, so I figured it was OK." Actress Shailene Woodley kicked off her shoes and arrived at the beachside Independent Spirit Awards barefooted on Saturday (25Feb12). The young star won a Best Supporting Actress prize at the Spirits for her role in The Descendants.
Quote: "She's 20 and smart, and I figure she has a big career ahead and can support me." George Clooney jokes about his plans to adopt actress Shailene Woodley, who played his movie daughter in The Descendants.
Fact: The Descendants director Alexander Payne has been selected to receive the American Cinema Editors' Golden Eddie Filmmaker of the Year Award during the 62nd Annual Ace Eddie Awards on 18 February (12).
Quote: "I don't get it... I appreciate it. I haven't seen him since I've read that quote and I'm dying to know what he meant by 'scientist'." The Descendants star Shailene Woodley would like to know what co-star George Clooney meant when he said she was like "a 50-year-old scientist in a 20-year-old body".
Quote: "(I would) start an organic biodynamic farm. I would love to move to Hawaii and have little naked babies picking avocados off trees." George Clooney's The Descendants movie daughter Shailene Woodley has a back-up plan if her acting career stalls.