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Cate Blanchett on ‘Ocean’s 8’: I have hit the jackpot

  LOS ANGELES---Cate Blanchett, striking in a bright yellow pantsuit, gold heels and the reddest lipstick, walked into a hotel meeting room in Manhattan looking like she owned the world. "No, I think Viacom and Google own the world," she quipped. The Aussie, who recently headed the Cannes Film Festival jury, is one of the few actresses in contemporary cinema who evokes true glamour and the magnetism of the stars of Hollywood's golden age. Asked how she does it---consistently among the stunners on the red carpet---Cate cracks, "Oh it's easy. I wake up and look like that. No hair and makeup people. I do it all myself (laughs). What is great is that I have had a long cr...Keep on reading: Cate Blanchett on ‘Ocean’s 8’: I have hit the jackpot.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerJun 2nd, 2018

Cate Blanchett on ‘Ocean’s 8’: I have hit the jackpot

  LOS ANGELES---Cate Blanchett, striking in a bright yellow pantsuit, gold heels and the reddest lipstick, walked into a hotel meeting room in Manhattan looking like she owned the world. "No, I think Viacom and Google own the world," she quipped. The Aussie, who recently headed the Cannes Film Festival jury, is one of the few actresses in contemporary cinema who evokes true glamour and the magnetism of the stars of Hollywood's golden age. Asked how she does it---consistently among the stunners on the red carpet---Cate cracks, "Oh it's easy. I wake up and look like that. No hair and makeup people. I do it all myself (laughs). What is great is that I have had a long cr...Keep on reading: Cate Blanchett on ‘Ocean’s 8’: I have hit the jackpot.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2018

LOOK: All-Female ‘Ocean’s 8’ Drops First Poster and Release Date

Ealier this year, we got the great news that an all-girl Ocean's 8 was in the works. It promised a powerhouse cast inSandra Bullock, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Cate Blanchett, Awkwafina, Helena Bonham Carter, Sarah Paulson, and Rihanna. We were all here for it and more than ready to line up for the cinemas. But since that teaser photo, we didn't hear much about it. We almost forgot about it. Almost. Today, Anne Hathaway casually dropped the first official poster of the movie along with a curt caption revelaving the release date. You can trust we're screaming in excitement right now. Boom. #Oceans8 in theatres June 2018. A post shared by Anne Hathaway (@annehathaway) on ...Keep on reading: LOOK: All-Female ‘Ocean’s 8’ Drops First Poster and Release Date.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 15th, 2017

Rihanna, Anne Hathaway expected to join female ‘Ocean’s Eight’

Pop star Rihanna along with actresses Anne Hathaway and Helena Bonham Carter are in talks to join Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett in a female-driven spinoff of the "Ocean's Eleven" crime caper franchise, Hollywood trade publications reported on Wednesda.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsAug 11th, 2016

Italy’s ‘other’ film fest to kick off in Rome

Cate Blanchett, Martin Scorsese, Sigourney Weaver and Michael Moore will all be attending this month's Rome Film Fest, Italy's "other" cinema gathering after Venice. Just don't call it a festival. "We are not a festival and those who want a festival will always be disappointed here," the Fest's director Antonio Monda told journalists on Friday ahead of the Oct. 18-28 event which does not include a competition. "What distinguishes us is that artists, directors, actors, actresses and producers choose Rome even if they don't have a film, book or CD to sell," Monda said. The fest's 13th edition will screen 60 features, including 34 premieres. For the first time in Rome, two 'maj...Keep on reading: Italy’s ‘other’ film fest to kick off in Rome.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018

To belong

“We started as strangers and by the end of it, I felt that we were kindred spirits. This week UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett drew attention to the plight and resilience of Rohingya refugees she visited and met in Bangladesh. She made an impassioned plea at the United Nations Security Council, “The Rohingya cannot return […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

Time s up : Female stars fight back at Cannes protest

CANNES, France – Cate Blanchett, Kristen Stewart and Jane Fonda will join dozens of other female film industry professionals for a "milestone" protest on Cannes' red carpet Saturday denouncing the sex discrimination plaguing the movies. With Hollywood still reeling from the Harvey Weinstein scandal, and Cannes under fire for its dearth ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018

Actress Cate Blanchett’s feminist wake-up call to Cannes

PARIS, France — Cate Blanchett knew there was something seriously awry with the Cannes film festival when the winners of its top prize, the Palme d’Or, were gathered together to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2014. Among the sea of grey heads on the stage there was only one woman, Jane Campion, who had won […] The post Actress Cate Blanchett’s feminist wake-up call to Cannes appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

Cate Blanchett’s feminist wake-up call to Cannes

Cate Blanchett knew there was something seriously awry with the Cannes film festival when the winners of its top prize, the Palme d'Or, were gathered together to celebrate its 50th anniversary in 2014. Among the sea of grey heads on the stage there was only one woman, Jane Campion, who had won for "The Piano" two decades earlier. "Sometimes things have to get that bad and that stark for us to say, 'Hang on a minute. There's something wrong --- literally --- with this picture'," the actress said this week, days before heading the jury that will chose this year's winner. With Cannes and the film industry still reeling from the Harvey Weinstein scandal, some saw her appoint...Keep on reading: Cate Blanchett’s feminist wake-up call to Cannes.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 6th, 2018

Kristen Stewart and Ava DuVernay Were Added to the Cannes Film Festival Jury

Cannes Film Festivaljust announced their full competition jury and we're celebrating the female-majority! For the first time since 2014, they are adding more women to the mix like actress Kristen Stewart and A Wrinkle in Time director Ava DuVernay. This comes after the previous announcement that Cate Blanchett will be the jury president! The three women will also be joined by Burundian singer Khadja Nin and actress La Seydoux. The rest of the jury will be French director Robert Gudiguian, Wong Kar-Wai, Blade Runner 2049 director Denis Villenueve, Andrey Zvyagintsev, and Chinese actor Chang Chen. "For the last four years, I've become much more concerned about the presence of wom...Keep on reading: Kristen Stewart and Ava DuVernay Were Added to the Cannes Film Festival Jury.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2018

Female stars dominate Cannes festival 2018 jury

PARIS, France – Hollywood actresses Cate Blanchett , Kristen Stewart and Lea Seydoux will head a starry female-dominated jury at the Cannes film festival next month, the organizers said Wednesday, April 18 American writer-director Ava DuVernay of Selma fame and Burundian singer and composer Khadja Nin complete the 5 women ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018

In Davos, Cate Blanchett jokes about playing Melania Trump

Blanchett, a goodwill ambassador for the UN’s refugee agency, spoke at the World Economic Forum on Tuesday......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 24th, 2018

Cate Blanchett to head this year’s Cannes Film Festival jury

The Australian actress will become the 11th woman to chair the event in the festival’s history......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJan 5th, 2018

Cate Blanchett to head Cannes festival jury

PARIS, France – Cate Blanchett, the double Oscar-winning actress leading a Hollywood campaign to tackle sexual harassment in the workplace, will head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival, organizers said on Thursday, January 4. Australian Blanchett, 48, who helped launch the "Time's Up" initiative this week following a ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 4th, 2018

Jack Black accuses ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ of stealing rock song; fights Cate Blanchett in dance battle

"Thor: Ragnarok" has stood out from previous Thor films in part because of its rocking soundtrack. Led Zeppelin's "Immigrant Song", with its iconic battlecry plays in two key fight scenes of the movie. However, someone was not pleased with the choice of song. That man was Jack Black. In a video message on Instagram, he told off "Thor: Ragnarok" for imitating "School of Rock", which he starred in as a school teacher obsessed with rock music. This is a challenge! #SchoolOfRagnarok @chrishemsworth @taikawaititi A post shared by Jack Black (@jackblack) on Nov 9, 2017 at 10:11am PST "They totally bit our style, totally poached our jam. Now they're parading around to...Keep on reading: Jack Black accuses ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ of stealing rock song; fights Cate Blanchett in dance battle.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 13th, 2017

Cate Blanchett plays Marvel film s first female villain

(As released) Thor has to deal with perhaps his most powerful enemy yet in Marvel Studios' "Thor: Ragnarok.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 11th, 2017

Cate Blanchett leads celebrities in video poem for refugees

Cate Blanchett leads celebrities in video poem for refugees.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsSep 13th, 2016

2 lotto bettors bag biggest jackpot in PCSO history

TWO bettors of Ultra Lotto 6/58 of the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) won the biggest prize money in its history on Sunday night. The bettors, who were identified only as coming from Legazpi City, Albay and Borongan, Eastern Samar will divide the P1.18 billion jackpot after guessing the winning combination of 40-50-37-25-01-45. The money [...] The post 2 lotto bettors bag biggest jackpot in PCSO history appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

How some past lotto winners spent that sizeable jackpot prize

Here are stories of some lotto jackpot winners who became millionaires and billionaires overnight. By some twist of fate, unwise calls or bad habits, their great fortune became a source of misfortune. The post How some past lotto winners spent that sizeable jackpot prize appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated News5 hr. 9 min. ago

2 win P1.18-billion Ultra Lotto jackpot

MANILA, Philippines – Two people will share the P1.18-billion Ultra Lotto 6/58 prize, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced on Sunday, October 14.  The jackpot for the Sunday draw, reaching P1,180,622,508, was the biggest in lotto history in the country. The winning combination was 40-50-37-25-01-45. (READ: LIST: Biggest lotto jackpots won in PH ).....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News15 hr. 35 min. ago

Record P1.18 billion lotto jackpot has 2 winners

Two bettors will split the P1.18-billion jackpot of the Ultra Lotto 6/58 game last night – the largest prize recorded by the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News17 hr. 8 min. ago