Fact: Supermodel-turned-TV personality Tyra Banks took over the role of a doll come to life from Daryl Hannah in the hit Disney TV movie Life Size. Producers originally approached the Splash star with the part, and when she turned it down, Tyra's manager pushed executives to cast her instead. Tyra ended up starring alongside a young Lindsay Lohan in Life Size, and a sequel to the 2000 film is currently in the works.
Quote: "I've been working for a long time and, to a certain extent, I'm satiated. I'm not ambitious or desperate to be working all the time, because I have a lot of other interests and creative outlets. But, at the same time, it's insulting when you read a piece of crap and you're like, 'Is this really what it’s come down to? Thanks a lot'." SPLASH and BLADE RUNNER star Daryl Hannah is uninspired by the movie roles she has been offered in recent years.
Fact: Actress and eco-activist Daryl Hannah has landed a new job as an energy expert panellist for the Wall Street Journal. The star's first article about global warming, titled If Food Waste Were a Country, It Would Rank No. 3 For Greenhouse Gas Emissions, debuted online on Tuesday (24Sep13).
Fact: Hollywood's favourite mermaid Daryl Hannah is swimming to Hawaii for a guest spot on Tv drama Hawaii Five-0. The Splash star will play a corrupt realtor in an upcoming episode.
Tweet: "Ugh... Obama talking about nuclear power as clean? & deep water drilling?!?! and gets a standing O (ovation) - you dirty... #*%! Not acceptable." Avid environmentalist Daryl Hannah is fuming over newly re-elected U.S. President Barack Obama's plans to concentrate on making America less reliant on foreign oil and energy sources.
Quote: "It started when my sister was giving birth and the doctor joked would I like to help. I said yes and I realised that it was like being present during a miracle happening right there in front of you. I've helped 10 of my friends since then." Actress Daryl Hannah has had a hand in delivering several pals' babies.
Quote: "I lost the top of my finger playing on my grandma's mobility stair lift. It was terrifying, but could have been so much worse - and it has bestowed on me an ability to be a more compassionate person." Daryl Hannah admits she's a little clumsy.
Fact: Actress Daryl Hannah's homes in California and Colorado are eco-friendly, with energy generated by solar panels - and she owns more than 20 rescued animals including horses, alpacas, chickens, dogs and cows.
Fact: Actress Daryl Hannah was presented with the Career Achievement Tribute Award by SIR Sean Connery on Saturday (08Dec07) at the fourth annual Bahamas International Film Festival on Paradise Island.
Fact: Hollywood actress Daryl Hannah took part in a protest in Santa Monica, California yesterday (19MAR07) calling for the US government to end the occupation in Iraq. The Kill Bill star brandished a placard reading 'Bring the troops home'.
Quote: "I wouldn't (fight her). I'm not a very aggressive person. She's probably a lot more aggressive than I am." Uma Thurman doesn't fancy her chances if she brawled with Kill Bill co-star Daryl Hannah.
Fact: <p>KILL BILL star Daryl Hannah has been generating her own electricity from solar power and "living off the grid" at her home in Colorado for the past 12 years. The environmental star also runs her car on recycled vegetable oil from local restaurants. </p>
Fact: <p>American actresses Daryl Hannah and JUILIANNE MOORE will both turn 45 on Saturday (03DEC05). </p>