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Is Jennifer Lawrence the most wanted actress in Hollywood? All signs seem to be pointing to yes as she is on the cusp of landing yet another high profile female lead. Deadline reports the young thesp is currently the front-runner to take the female lead in David O Russell’s follow up to “The Fighter”, the Mark Wahlberg starring drama “The Silver Linings Playbook.” If Lawrence signs on, she will have beaten out just about every other hot young actress who were all vying and had tested for the part, includingRead More
Some usual suspects are lining up for the next Next Big Role. Thanks to his huge success shepherding “The Fighter” to audiences and the awards circuit, David O. Russell now has the enviable task of hand-picking the female lead of his next film from a crop of the hottest actresses around. THR reports the sometimes volatile director is screen-testing today and through the weekend for a young lady to play love interest to Mark Wahlberg in “The Silver Linings Handbook”, and names include Elizabeth Banks, Kirsten Dunst, Blake Lively, RooneyRead More
“The Social Network” continues to dominate awards season by taking home Best Picture (Drama), Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Score at the annual Golden Globe Awards last night, put on by the dubious Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Also continuing their streaks were Natalie Portman, taking home Best Actress (Drama) for “Black Swan”, Christian Bale and Melissa Leo taking home Best Supporting Actor and Supporting Actress for “The Fighter”. On the Comedy/Musical side, Annette Bening took home Best Actress for “The Kids Are All Right” as expected, the film winningRead More