Last night, Cate Blanchett won the Best Actress category at the Academy Awards for her role in Blue Jasmine. Blue Jasmine was one of the most controversial films on the award show circuit this year, not because of its content, but because of the recently resurfaced sexual abuse allegations surrounding its director,… »
Oscar nominees Lupita Nyong'o and Cate Blanchett look glorious as they grace the cover of the new issue of Entertainment Weekly. As one of my coworkers declared: "They look like they're getting married at the courthouse." Meanwhile, a great quote from Lupita: "In many ways, me being on the scene is doing for little girls… »
Sensing, perhaps, that last year's Super Bowl halftime act would be hard to beat and that Bruno Mars already had enough pressure to perform well this evening, Beyoncé kept quietly to herself last night, thumbing through a dogeared copy of Anna Karenina as she contemplated the youthful short-sightedness of Vronksy. Nah,… »
We wake up this morn, as the dust settles from Justin Bieber's arrest, and must try to make sense of the world once more. »
Saturday night at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, things were hit and miss on the red carpet. There were ensembles that were very good! But there were also some that were very bad. And a few that were terribly ugly. Let's take a look. »
Cate Blanchett won a SAG award last night (hooray!) for her performance as Blanche DuBois in Woody Allen Movie No. 463. She was understandably thrilled about winning, but not so thrilled about getting the hurry-it-along music after 29 seconds, especially since America's stoned older cousin who made us all watch A… »
There's a fantastic interview with Oscar-winner Cate Blanchett over at the Guardian today. In it, she discusses everything from her fellow celebrities to climate change and even addresses the loss of her father. »
Last night was Elle's 19th Annual Women In Hollywood Celebration, held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, and celebs dressed up to steal the spotlight: Some wore vivid blues; others donned crisp whites; Lea Michele chose see-through netting. »
Once upon a time, there was a princess who was in love with vampire, and then she met a guy with a wife and kids who said, "Let's spin straw into gold," and she was like, "OK." But, alas, some people got pictures of the two of them doing some illicit straw-gold-spinning, and the vampire was upset by the pictures and ran… »
22-year-old Australian actress Mia Wasikowska is one of the two actresses being considered to play acerbic District 7 tribute Johanna Mason in the Hunger Games trilogy, a character who appears in both Catching Fire and Mockingjay and is more or less side by side with Finnick Odair as the most important bit of upcoming… »
Intelligent Life is not a magazine about extraterrestrials but a publication from the brainy folks at The Economist. The current issue, for March/April 2012, features Oscar-winner Cate Blanchette on the cover, and the editor, Tim de Lisle, decided to leave her photograph unretouched. In his editor's letter, he… »
Cate Blanchett and her flawless, porcelain skin are afraid of going under the knife, a fear that most likely stems from too many late-night viewings of old Nip/Tuck episodes. Says the Australian actress of younger actresses who rearrange their faces through surgical procedures or Botox injections, »
Pretty darn horrid, in fact.
Another day, another red carpet on which Cate Blanchett looks fabulous. In fact, the shocks at "Set In Style: The Jewelry Of Van Cleef & Arpels" Opening Gala came from quite another quarter: the weirdly awful duds sported by some of the other bold-face guests.