Ronan headlines “Brooklyn,” playing an Irish girl who immigrates to New York in the 1950s. He was doing this short film, and they needed a kid. So he came to me and asked me if I wanted to do it. ” Winslet: I’ve had a similar moment to that with my own daughter.
came out, and the gay/bisexual/transgendered community picketed the film because of what they claimed was a negative faux-trangendered stereotype for the character of Buffalo Bill.
, a new compilation featuring 10 unreleased Jeff Buckley recordings, arrives on March 11th.
Featured on the collection is the late singer's delicate, emotional rendition of the Smiths' "I Know It's Over," one of a handful of covers to appear on the posthumous album and the recipient of a new video premiering exclusively at The nostalgic, poignant "I Know It's Over" video, directed by Amanda Demme, tells the story between a mother and her young son, with the latter unable to sleep in his own bed.
My mother said something like: “The gay community shouldn’t get so upset, because Jodie Foster is gay. Anyway, Jodie kind-of, sort-of finally publicly acknowledged her lesbianism back in 2007, in a speech thanking her “beautiful Cynthia”.
She wouldn’t make a film that was too negative towards that community.” Yes, I’m equating my mother’s idle gaydar gossip with “general gossip”. This was after years of heavy speculation, solid reporting, and some coverage within the gay media community that I found a little rough on Jodie’s behalf.
Saoirse Ronan and Kate Winslet each won acclaim as teenagers.
To wake up half-dressed and raped by the man that said he was going to love me like a father?For years, the series thrived on the page, as one prominent actor wrote about the performance of another, with such luminaries as Meryl Streep relating to the methods of Viola Davis or Julia Roberts appreciating the work of James Gandolfini.But last year, we upped our game by creating "Variety Studio: Actors on Actors," in which two thesps who delivered outstanding performances that year sat down for a videotaped discus- sion with each other."When I first heard Jeff, he gave me permission to feel fully and with contradiction," Redford tells ."He inspired me to fight for authenticity, and to feel confidence in simplicity.