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  1. Venice Celebrates Frances McDormand with Visionary Talent AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... value system." McDormand is a four-time Oscar nominee Mississippi Burning (1988), Almost Famous (2000) , North Country ( 2005), and Fargo (1996) , for which she took home the prize. Other notable performances include roles in Blood Simple, Raising ...

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  2. Happy birthday Charlize TheronRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Hellomagazine.com

    ... a model and New York, where she trained as a ballet dancer. The blonde beauty is best known for her roles in North Country, Monster and Snow White and the Huntsman for which she won an Academy Award. "We had to think about it. But at the end of the ...

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  3. Bill Murray, Zoe Kazan and More to Guest-Star in Lisa Cholodenko's Olive KitteridgeRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | ComingSoon.net

    ... Award Nominated Lisa Cholodenko ( The Kids are All Right ). Academy Award winner Frances McDormand ( Fargo , North Country ) and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins ( The Visitor , 'Six Feet Under') star in the four-part miniseries. With an ...

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  4. Hbo's Olive Kitteridge Miniseries with Frances McDormand to Debut this WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Academy Award winner Frances McDormand ("Fargo," "North Country") and Academy Award nominee Richard Jenkins ("The Visitor," HBO's "Six Feet Under") star in the four-part HBO Miniseries drama OLIVE KITTERIDGE, a film by Academy Award-nominated ...

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  5. George Miller's 'Mad Max: Fury Road' starring Charlize Theron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... Inception , Locke , and The Dark Knight Rises. Theron is known for her roles in Monster , The Italian Job and North Country . Mad Max: Fury Road is the fourth film of Road Warrior/ Mad Max franchise by Australian filmmaker George Miller, according ...

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  6. Movies: Raunchy, surprising comedy is new territory for its affectionate starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as "Monster" and "North Country," is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  7. Charlize Theron, Seth MacFarlane get onboard a raunchy WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as Monster and North Country , is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  8. Movies: Raunchy, surprising comedy is new territory for its affectionate starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as "Monster" and "North Country," is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  9. Movies: Raunchy, surprising comedy is new territory for its affectionate starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as "Monster" and "North Country," is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  10. Raunchy 'A Million Ways to Die in the West' new territory for its starsRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as 'Monster' and 'North Country,' is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  11. 'Prometheus' star Charlize Theron reigns supreme as the Queen of SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2012 | Examiner.com

    ... mixing up appearances on television (cult fave Arrested Development ) with gritty dramas like The Road , North Country and The Burning Plain , Theron seemed to be biding her time for that perfect project to really shake up perception. Then came ...

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  12. Movies: Raunchy, surprising comedy is new territory for its affectionate starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as "Monster" and "North Country," is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  13. Top 10 Charlize Theron FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... with Monster , East of Havana , Sleepwalking , The Burning Plain and Dark Places . For her performance in North Country in 2005, she received Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations. She also received a Golden Globe Award nomination for her ...

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  14. Theron gets a laugh out of being 'smoking hot'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... Theron, who holds dual South African and US citizenship, is not known for comedy. She has serious drama down ( North Country , The Road ), blockbuster recognition ( Snow White and the Huntsman , Prometheus , The Italian Job ) cool factor ( Young ...

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  15. Raunchy 'A Million Ways to Die in the West' new territory for its starsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as 'Monster' and 'North Country,' is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  16. Charlize Theron and Seth MacFarlane talk ‘West’Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as "Monster" and "North Country," is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  17. Raunchy, surprising comedy is new territory for its affectionate starsRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as "Monster" and "North Country," is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  18. Seth MacFarlane, Charlize Theron find common ground in 'West'Read the original story

    May 23, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... an Oscar winner who built her career on the strength of dramatic performances in movies such as "Monster" and "North Country," is taking her first dip into a straight-up comedy as Anna, the dissatisfied wife of a notorious outlaw (Liam Neeson) who ...

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  19. "North Country" director Niki Caro to helm Maria Callas biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Opera singer Maria Callas , who was portrayed in the Cannes opening night film "Grace of Monaco," will be the subject of a biopic from "Whale Rider" and "North Country" director Niki Caro, the filmmakers announced at Cannes on Monday, May 19, according to TheWrap.

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  20. Meet the 'real' Charlize TheronRead the original story

    May 17, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... portraying gay serial killer Aileen Wuornos in the indie film Monster , so the star of other films including North Country , The Road and Prometheus was particularly enthusiastic about showing her comedy skills. "This movie was my comeback movie ...

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