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Yesterday | Congleton Guardian

Corden: Streep raps like 50 Cent

The three-time Oscar-winning actress has been learning to rap for a song in their new film, Into The Woods, and James - who previously collaborated with rapper Dizzee Rascal on World Cup song Shout - has been impressed with her lyrical dexterity.

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Related Topix: Black Entertainment, 50 Cent, Rap

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Andover Advertiser

'Rioters' storm Parliament in film

But MPs need not take cover, the 250-strong mob are extras in a major film being shot on the estate.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Portrait of a couple on the verge of a nervous breakup

If every couple were as biting and witty as Meg and Nick in Le Week-End , there'd be no excuse for that.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Filmexperience.blogspot.com

"Poor Ivy": August: Osage County's Underappreciated MVP

I thought she brought a lot of sexuality to Blue Valentine and Take This Waltz .

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Related Topix: Julie & Julia, Music of the Heart, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Music!, Celebrities, Meryl Streep

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Character actor grabs lead in 'Le Week-End'

Jim Broadbent received the script for "Le Week-End''-- written by Hanif Kureishi, with director Roger Michell committed to making it -- on a Friday, and agreed on Monday morning to star in the film.

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Related Topix: Jim Broadbent, Wedding, Lindsay Duncan

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Daily Mail

Martin Freeman set to appear in Shakespearean role

Sherlock and Hobbit star Martin Freeman will play his first Shakespearean role, Richard III, on the London stage this summer.

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Related Topix: Sherlock, Entertainment, Television, The Office, Comedy, Martin Freeman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tyrannosaur

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Guardian-series.co.uk

Barbara Slaney has retired from her position at Woodford Memorial Hall

Barbara Slaney will be replaced by Tamsen Mann as the new manager of Woodford Memorial Hall, in Woodford Road, South Woodford.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Character actor grabs lead in 'Le Week-End'

Jim Broadbent received the script for "Le Week-End''-- written by Hanif Kureishi, with director Roger Michell committed to making it -- on a Friday, and agreed on Monday morning to star in the film.

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Related Topix: Jim Broadbent, Wedding, Lindsay Duncan

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Washington Square News

Meryl Streep trades silver screen for soapbox

At a press conference on Sunday, famed actress Meryl Streep announced she would retire from acting after she wraps up production on her current project, "Suffragette."

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Meryl Streep, Oscars

Sat Mar 29, 2014

CBS Local

Meryl Streep To Raise Scholarship Money At UMass-Lowell

Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep is appearing at the University of Massachusetts-Lowell to speak to students and raise money for scholarships.

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Related Topix: UMass Lowell, Massachusetts

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Financial Times

Channel 4's Ross to lead National Theatre

The National Theatre has announced that Tessa Ross, the controller of film and drama at Channel 4, will become its new chief executive in November.

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Related Topix: Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Another Year, Shame, Hunger

Myrtle Beach Online

Jim Broadbent gets a chance to be the lead in 'Le Week-End'

Jim Broadbent received the new script - written by Hanif Kureishi, with director Roger Michell ready to make it - on a Friday, and agreed on Monday morning to star in the film.

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Related Topix: Jim Broadbent, Wedding, Lindsay Duncan, Entertainment

Daily Mail

Carey Mulligan sips on some coffee on the set of Suffragette in a new costume

EXCLUSIVE: British 'cop killer' and her Florida boyfriend planned to steal a boat and live on a beach in Panama before going on rampage that ended in suicide pact 'He told me I would never have to work': Ex-girlfriend reveals Army soldier was expecting 'a lot of money' the day his pregnant wife was found 'suffocated to death with plastic bag' after ... (more)

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Related Topix: Shame

Tue Mar 25, 2014

/film

'Ricky and the Flash:' Jonathan Demme, Diablo Cody And Meryl Streep Team Up

Commenting Rules: Keep the conversation civil and on topic. If your comment does not add to the conversation, it will be removed.

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Related Topix: Rachel Getting Married, Crime Movies, The Silence of the Lambs, Thriller, Drama Movies, Kramer vs. Kramer, Celebrities, Meryl Streep, Email Spam

Lowell Sun

Actress Meryl Streep takes Tsongas Center stage April 1

After a snowstorm postponed her March engagement, Meryl Streep will be at UMass Lowell on Tuesday, April 1, at 7:30 p.m., as this year's celebrity guest at the second annual Chancellor's Speaker Series.

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Related Topix: Julie & Julia, Doubt, It's Complicated, Music of the Heart, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Music!, Kramer vs. Kramer

Daily Mail

First look at Meryl Streep portraying British political activist Emmeline Pankhurst in Suffragette

She's got big shoes to fill! First look at Meryl Streep portraying British political activist Emmeline Pankhurst in Suffragette The last time she played an Englishwoman, she ended up with an Oscar for her portrayal of late Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Meryl Streep

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Philly.com

Broadbent gets a chance to be the lead in 'Le Week-End'

Jim Broadbent received the new script - written by Hanif Kureishi , with director Roger Michell ready to make it - on a Friday, and agreed on Monday morning to star in the film.

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Related Topix: Jim Broadbent, Wedding, Lindsay Duncan, Theater, Arts, Movies, Entertainment

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Thetelegraphand Argus

Filming of new drama is'Testament' to city's draw as a movie and television location

Filming has begun in Bradford on a major film adoptation of Vera Brittain's classic set around the First World War, Testament of Youth.

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Related Topix: Dominic West, War Horse, Emily Watson

Wed Mar 19, 2014

IcNorthWales

Ruthin Gaol: Meryl Streep film The Suffragette has scenes shot at site

Old prison used to replicate HM HM Holloway for the films which also stars Helena Bonham Carter and Carey Mulligan Local acting talent was called upon to create scenes for the film Suffragette, which sees Streep take on the role of women's rights campaigner Emmeline Pankhurst.

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Related Topix: Denbighshire County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Celebrities, Helena Bonham Carter,

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