Awards

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Connie Nielsen

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Believing in a high-tech, computer graphic-generated ancient Rome may sound like a difficult job for any actor, but Connie Nielsen says "Gladiator" director Ridley Scott made it easy.

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Renee Zellweger

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Playing a slightly ditzy waitress from Kansas whose presence at the murder of her husband spins her off on a deluded quest for the love of a Hollywood soap opera star, the title role in Neil LaBute's…

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Joaquin Phoenix

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Three films in 2000 put Joaquin Phoenix on the awards radar. First out of the gate was "Gladiator," Ridley Scott's Roman epic in which Phoenix stars, alongside Russell Crowe and Connie Nielsen, as…

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Julia Roberts

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In a way, Julia Roberts' acceptance of the title role in "Erin Brockovich" has parallels to the battle waged by Brockovich herself against Pacific Gas & Electric. Both took chances, and ultimately…

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Juliette Binoche

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After wrenching roles in "Lovers on the Bridge" and "The English Patient," Juliette Binoche is certainly proud of the natural ease that her character, the chocolate purveyor and charming heroine of…

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Albert Finney

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The son of a bookmaker, Albert Finney grew up in Manchester and trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London. He first grabbed filmgoers' attention as a cheeky working-class bloke in…

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Willem Dafoe

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In a career of off-beat characterizations ranging from Jesus Christ in Martin Scorsese's "Last Temptation of Christ" to the sleazy, dangerous Bobby Peru in David Lynch's "Wild at Heart," Willem…

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Sean Connery

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That customary burr of grudging humor is in Sean Connery's voice as he responds to being asked why he liked playing "Finding Forrester's" gruff old man.

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Roles to remember

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Brenda Blethyn plays a cash-strapped widow with a green thumb and a yard full of pot in “Saving Grace.” After last year’s kindly “Cider House” doctor, Michael Caine went on to blacker and badder…

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Podium patter

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“I would like to be Jupiter and kidnap everybody and lie down in the ground making love to everybody because I don’t know how to express — it’s a question of love. You are really… this is a mountain…

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