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Posted On December 31, 2015By Linda GeIn Features

Up and Comers Presents: Our Top 10 Movies of 2015

We counted down our Top 10 TV Shows of 2015, and now it’s time to count down the movies that moved us, made us laugh and cry and think this year. Sci-fi seemed like a big theme this year. There was a new “Star Wars” movie, and it’s not the only long-awaited sequel to make the list. Movies that came out of Sundance had staying power, and the partnership of Jennifer Lawrence and David O. Russell continued to pay dividends. Check out our final Top 10 below, and let usRead More
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Jennifer Lawrence sure likes to keep working with directors she’s already worked with before. For her next project, Lawrence will tackle diving drama “The Dive,” which will be directed by Francis Lawrence, with whom she did the last three “Hunger Games” movies. TheWrap reported the news. “The Dive” follows real life freedivers Francisco “Pipin” Ferraras and his wife Audrey Mestre, who competed to travel as deep as possible underwater on a single breath of air. Lawrence will play Audrey, who died during an attempt to beat her own world recordRead More
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Posted On December 9, 2014By Alamin YohannesIn Casting

Edgar Ramirez Boards ‘Joy’ Opposite Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence has found a husband! Edgar Ramirez is in talks to play the husband of Lawrence’s character in David O. Russell’s biopic “Joy” according to Variety. The film tells the story of Joy Mangano (Lawrence), a Long Island woman who becomes one of the US’ most successful entrepreneurs. The single mother gained notoriety after inventing the Miracle Mop. Ramirez is joining the project as Tony, her then husband. Robert De Niro is also attached as Joy’s father. Ken Mok, John Fox and John Davis are producing the biopic. AnnieRead More
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Back in January we reported that David O. Russell was hoping to reunite with his “Silver Linings Playbook” and “American Hustle” star Jennifer Lawrence for a third film, and now that project has been confirmed – with a distributor, title and release date in tow. “Joy” is a biopic of Joy Mangano, the inventor of the Miracle Mop. Lawrence will play the woman who rose to fame and fortune from being a single mother of three boys on Long Island. She eventually became a star on the QVC home shoppingRead More