Had Keri Russell whipped together a dessert based on what drew her to her pie-making character Jenna in "Waitress," she might have called it…
By and large, teenage girls in Hollywood are simple creatures, easily divided into groups of shrieking gossips, wayward hellions and helpless victims.
Laura Linney knew she had to play Manhattan neurotic Wendy Savage for writer-director Tamara Jenkins when her "actor brain" flicked on three pages into reading the script.
Believe it or not, director Joe Wright wanted Keira Knightley to play Briony Tallis, thinking his "Pride & Prejudice" actress might be perfect as the guilt-stricken central character in "Atonement."
Of the Hollywood stars who can command eight figures a pic, is there any one of them who has committed a darker oeuvre to film in recent years than Nicole Kidman?
Adapting the story of Daniel and Mariane Pearl for the film "A Mighty Heart" in a truthful and respectful manner was difficult enough, and Angelina Jolie soon discovered that director Michael…
Regardless of what the French think of Yanks, they love American movies -- and Marion Cotillard is no exception. Even though she first acted onstage as a 4-year-old child with her thesp parents, the…
Blonsky went from being a virtual no-name Long Island teen working dishing out ice cream scoops to a leading actress asked to carry -- and sing and dance -- her way through a major Hollywood musical…
Lars wasn't the only one attracted to a plastic beauty named Bianca. The living, breathing co-star of "Lars and the Real Girl," Emily Mortimer, swooned for the film's concept of a man who falls for a…
Two strong lead performance by a pair of Oscar winners and mostly positive reviews weren't enough to draw any sizeable audience to check out this introspective film by Danish director Susanne Bier.
For Scottish actress Kelly MacDonald, convincing Joel and Ethan Coen that she could excise her soft Glaswegian brogue and affect the West Texas lilt of trailer wife Carla Jean for "No Country for Old…