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  1. Sally Hawkins & Catherine Keener Join Cast of FX's Comedy Pilot How and WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Film Critic's Awards; as well as a host of nominations for her performance as 'Poppy' in Mike Leigh 's Happy-Go-Lucky. The RADA trained Hawkins made her film debut as Samantha in All or Nothing, and was then seen as Susan in 'Vera Drake', both Mike ...

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  2. Baz Bamigboye: Golden sisters meet on the trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... though she had won critics prizes and a Golden Globe award for her performance in Mike Leigh's movie Happy-Go-Lucky. 'Valentino have given me two dresses: the one you see me in now, and one that I'm going to change into and wear to the Vanity Fair ...

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  3. Growing older and bolder in GloriaRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Independent Weekly

    ... are the films that explore the inner lives of regular women, with relative unknowns in the lead roles. Happy-Go-Lucky , for instance, made a name for Sally Hawkins in 2008, which led to a string of higher profile roles that culminated in an Oscar ...

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  4. Three-movie race for top OscarRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Genesee Country Express

    ... of my favorite actresses, thanks to many outstanding performances in recent years. Check out Mike Leigh's 'Happy-Go-Lucky' and you'll see what I mean. But she didn't leave much of an impact on me with 'Blue Jasmine.' Lawrence's appeal here is the ...

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  5. Oscar's big prize up for grabsRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... of my favorite actresses, thanks to many outstanding performances in recent years. Check out Mike Leigh's "Happy-Go-Lucky" and you'll see what I mean. But she didn't leave much of an impact on me with "Blue Jasmine." Lawrence's appeal here is the ...

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  6. Oscars: Big prize up for grabsRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2014 | Cape Cod Times

    ... of my favorite actresses, thanks to many outstanding performances in recent years. Check out Mike Leigh's "Happy-Go-Lucky" and you'll see what I mean. But she didn't leave much of an impact on me with "Blue Jasmine." Lawrence's appeal here is the ...

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  7. Race CardedRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    More than most Hollywood stories/actress bios, the brief but Klieg glow christened Dorothy Dandridge reads like a Lifetime movie on steroids.

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  8. Oscars 2014: Why Lupita Nyong'o Will Win Best Supporting ActressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Time

    ... won many critics' awards (but no Oscar nomination) for her role as the optimistic teacher in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky in 2008; she becomes an Academy finalist playing Cate Blanchett's reality-based sister in Blue Jasmine . Roberts, who lends ...

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  9. Will Jennifer Lawrence win her second Oscar this year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | Rediff.com

    ... and Never Let Me Go, but the best thing you can do tonight is find yourself a copy of Mike Leigh's 2008 gem, Happy-Go-Lucky and watch Hawkins rock you with her absurdly sunny smile. In Woody Allen's latest masterpiece, Hawkins plays Ginger, sister ...

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  10. Oprah, Redford, Thompson: Oscar Snubs and SurprisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | ABC News

    ... role as Cate Blanchett's sister in the film. And in 2008, she took home a Globe for her best actress role in "Happy-Go-Lucky." Once-touted as a sure-fire best picture nominee, "Saving Mr. Banks" was left out of the field of nine best-picture ...

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  11. Oscars: Best supporting actress nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | Newsday

    ... role also landing her nods at the Baftas and the Golden Globes. In 2009, her role as Poppy in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky won her a Golden Globe in the leading actress category. The critics said: "You can never, ever predict Hawkins. She's so much ...

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  12. The grammar school girl with a magical movie careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | Harrogate Advertiser

    ... International Film Festival. Hebe plays teenage mother Lucy in the film, which also stars Sherlock Holmes and Happy-Go-Lucky actor Eddie Marsan as a council officer tasked with tracking down relatives of those who die alone, and is due for release ...

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  13. 'Bottled Up' to be uncorked at Seattle's 'Women in Cinema' film festRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... "narrative films can be mind-opening." And by the time she had become enthralled with Mike Leigh's movies ( Happy-Go-Lucky and Naked are among her favorites), Zentelis became convinced that life's struggles could be portrayed in amazing, moving, ...

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  14. A golden Emma Thompson and sparkling Sally Hawkins lead the British...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Actress in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) back in 2008, for her leading role as Poppy in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky. This time she is facing off competition from Jennifer Lawrence (American Hustle), Lupita Nyong'o (12 Years a Slave), Julia ...

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  15. British actress Sally Hawkins stuns in a white lace dress at the Bafta la Tea PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... Actress in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy back in 2008, for her leading role as Poppy in Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky. This time she is facing off competition from Jennifer Lawrence (American Hustle), Lupita Nyong'o (12 Years a Slave), Julia ...

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  16. Golden Globes: 5 Things to Know Ahead of the AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... from the past decade, such as Dreamgirls (2006), Kate Winslet ( Revolutionary Road , 2008), Sally Hawkins ( Happy-Go-Lucky , 2008) and Paul Giamatti ( Barney's Version , 2010), which/who didn't even end up with an Oscar nomination , much less a win. ...

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  17. Interview: Sally Hawkins on Cate Blanchett, Woody Allen, and GodzillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2014 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... is one of the stealth MVPs of current cinema. Sally and I had spoken once before (at length) during the Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) press tour and getting reacquainted was unusually good fun; I've rarely laughed so much during an interview. To give you a ...

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  18. SAG / Globe Part 2...TV NomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2013 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... (interview forthcoming) and who kinda sorta blew my mind by actually knowing / loving the site. Was it my Happy-Go-Lucky (2008) obsession? Third, and finally, to list the TV nominations for Globe & SAG. I'll have more to say on the movie nominations ...

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  19. The best of British at the Golden Globe nominations 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2013 | Daily Mail

    It might be a primarily American award ceremony, but the Golden Globe nominations have been dominated by strong, British thespians.

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  20. Sally Hawkins' springboard into her 'Blue Jasmine' characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2013 | Los Angeles Times

    British actress Sally Hawkins first broke out as the unsinkable Poppy in Mike Leigh's 2008 feature " Happy-Go-Lucky ," for which she won the Golden Globe .

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