Portraying a genius is never easy. "I was lucky enough, as a youth of 18, to work with a great Russian director who ran the Imperial Theater of Moscow as well as the Old Vic in London," Plummer…
Before taking on the role of a killer in "The Lovely Bones" Stanley Tucci hesitated.
Christoph Waltz took home the top actor prize at this year's Cannes Film Festival for his turn in Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds" as the elegantly ruthless Nazi Hans Landa.
Peter Sarsgaard didn't mind the three-year delay between signing on to "An Education" and the film's premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January.
The perfect storm of good circumstances" is how Alfred Molina describes his involvement with "An Education." "It was a confluence of both artistic and practical considerations. Nick Hornby's script…
Actors in the awards mix
For the past three years, actresses giving Academy Award acceptance speeches have been sprinkled with a smorgasbord of foreign accents.
After watching Abbie Cornish in "Bright Star," it's almost startling to hear the 27-year-old actress speak in her native Australian accent.
It happens regularly when she walks down the streets of her native Harlem, anywhere else in New York City and even points beyond.
Portraying a real-life icon -- be it Queen Elizabeth or Sofya Tolstoy -- isn't always a matter of simply making like the real thing.
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300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$59.2M Warner Brothers -3.25%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$2.4M Cumulative:$42.0M Fox / DreamWorks Animation 0.67%
Non-Stop3Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$58.2M Universal Pictures 0.07%