CATE BLANCHETT

  • Elizabeth Olsen: Appearing nude or taking risks do not destroy your career 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron' actress Elizabeth Olsen says Hollywood stars Kate Winslet and Cate Blanchett inspired her to go naked in films. "I remember watching 'Holy Smoke' and thinking that it was so reassuring to see a young Kate doing something that was so bold in so many...
  • Gus Van Sant, Macbeth to jazz up 68th Cannes film festival April 17, 2015

    Paris: Palme d'Or laureate Gus Van Sant's 'The Sea of Trees' and Justin Kurzel's 'Macbeth' will jazz up the 68th Cannes festival, the glittering cinema showcase to which Woody Allen returns after a three-year hiatus. Todd Haynes's 'Carol', a drama featuring Cate Blanchett about a lesbian love affair, joins the list. Matthew...
  • 'Cinderella' review: Kenneth Branagh delivers a full carnival-style orgy of colorful gowns, pirouetting princesses March 20, 2015

    Director: Kenneth Branagh Cast: Lily James, Richard Madden, Cate Blanchett, Stellan Skarsgård, Holliday Grainger, Derek Jacobi, Helena Bonham Carter Encouraged no doubt by the enormous success of Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, and Maleficent, the revisionist take on Sleeping Beauty that starred Angelina Jolie as the misunderstood witch, Disney gives another one...
  • Oscar winner Cate Blanchett might have been snubbed by makers of 'Downton Abbey' March 20, 2015

    Los Angeles: Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett says makers of the TV series 'Downton Abbey' have ignored her attempts to get a part in the period drama. The actress shared her desire to be a part of the show during an appearance on ITV's 'Lorraine' on Wednesday morning, reports dailymail.co.uk. "I did...
  • Cate Blanchett and husband Andrew Upton are 'besotted' with new adopted daughter March 17, 2015

    Melbourne: Actress Cate Blanchett and her husband Andrew Upton are "besotted" with their new baby daughter Edith after adopting her from the US last week. The 45-year-old actress and her husband Andrew Upton, who already have three sons, adopted newborn Edith just over a week ago and are totally in love...
  • Cate Blanchett, Andrew Upton adopt baby girl March 9, 2015

    Actress Cate Blanchett has a new member in her family. People reports that Blanchett and her husband Andrew Upton recently adopted a girl. Edith Upton is the first daughter for the couple. The pair already have three sons. ...
  • Cate Blanchett adopts a baby girl with husband Andrew Upton March 7, 2015

    Los Angeles: Cate Blanchett is expanding her family. A spokeswoman for the actress said Friday that Blanchett and husband Andrew Upton have adopted a baby girl. Edith Vivian Patricia Upton joins the couple's three sons, ages 6, 10 and 13. Publicist Stephanie Gonzalez said no other details will be provided. Blanchett can next...
  • Cate Blanchett on being evil in 'Cinderella' March 5, 2015

    After playing both real and mythical queens, a golden age screen idol and Bob Dylan, Cate Blanchett is taking on another iconic, complex character - Cinderella's evil stepmother. In Disney's live-action "Cinderella," out in U.S. theaters on March 13, Oscar-winning Blanchett plays the impeccably groomed and conniving Lady Tremaine, the villain...
  • Bulgari earrings to Rauwolf clutch: How Naomi Watts, Margot Robbie, Cate Blanchett accessorised their looks for Oscars 2015 February 23, 2015

    Shimmering beads and jewels in pale hues and dresses in bold tones brightened an unusually dreary rainy afternoon in Hollywood on Sunday as the film industry's stars hit the glamorous Oscars red carpet. (Image: Reuters) ...
  • Cate Blanchett depends on indigenous Australian Emu oil for her skin January 14, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actress Cate Blanchett, 45, says she swears by the power of Emu oil for keeping her skin in check. "I tend to use really basic creams, and I like to put an oil on, like an emu oil from Australia. It's from the Emu (bird) and it's really nourishing....
  • Scarlett Johansson to feature as lead in futuristic film 'Ghost in the Shell January 6, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson has been roped in to play the lead role in DreamWorks' 'Ghost in the Shell'. The Black Widow of Marvel Cinematic Universe is cast to portray Major Kusanagi, a covert agent fighting tech crimes in a futuristic cyberpunk world, reported Ace Showbiz. The live-action film is adapted...
  • It was fantastic and passionate: Cate Blanchett on Emma Watson's UN speech November 28, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Cate Blanchett says she's so extremely proud of Emma Watson's speech on gender equality at the United Nations. "I was so f--king proud of Emma Watson's speech at the UN. It was brilliant, such an incredible use of her airspace, and really passionate. It was fantastic," Blanchett said...
  • After Benedict Cumberbatch, actors Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett join 'The Jungle Book' August 22, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actors Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett have joined Benedict Cumberbatch to star in Warner Bros' 'Jungle Book: Origins'. Actors Naomie Harris, Tom Hollander, Eddie Marsan and Peter Mullan have also been roped for the adaptation of 'The Jungle Book', said The Hollywood Reporter. Rohan Chand, the young actor...
  • Sonam Kapoor: Appreciate Cate Blanchett, Kate Winslet for the way they carry themselves May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: She is a true fashionista, but when it comes to taking inspiration, Sonam Kapoor looks up to veterans like Waheeda Rehman and Rekha. The actress, who stepped into Rekha's shoes for the "Khubsoorat" remake, said: "I look at Waheeda Rehman and Rekha for the choices that she made in...
  • Scarlett Johansson calls Dylan Farrow's essay on Woody Allen irresponsible March 18, 2014

    London: Scarlett Johansson has criticised Woody Allen's adopted daughter Dylan Farrow, who accused the filmmaker of molesting her when she was a child in an article, for blaming celebrities like her for working with the director. Johansson, who collaborated with Allen on films like 'Match Point' and 'Vicky Christina Barcelona', broke...
  • '12 Years A Slave' wins best picture, 'Gravity' dominates with 7 Oscars March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: The searing slavery drama '12 Years a Slave' has won the Academy Award for best picture. Directed by British director Steve McQueen, the film is based on a true story and stars Chiwetel Ejiofor as Solomon Northup, a free man who was kidnapped into slavery in the South. It...
  • Oscars 2014: Cate Blanchett wins best actress, McConaughey best actor March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: Cate Blanchett won the Academy Award for best actress for her bravura performance as a fragile socialite experiencing a meltdown in Woody Allen's 'Blue Jasmine.' Blanchett had been deemed the front-runner from the very beginning of the Oscar season. It was the sixth Oscar nomination for the Australian actress...
  • Lupita Nyong'o looks like a goddess in pale blue at Oscars March 3, 2014

    New York: Amy Adams wore a strapless, dark blue Gucci couture gown and Hollywood's "it" fashion darling of the year, Lupita Nyong'o, showed up for the Oscars in a goddess look of ice-blue silk Sunday night. Nyong'o, atop the awards season's best-dressed lists as she made the rounds for '12 Years...
  • 'The Monuments Men' review: It requires nerves of steel to get through February 21, 2014

    Cast: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Cate Blanchett, John Goodman, Bill Murray, Jean Dujardin, Hugh Bonneville, Bob Balaban Director: George Clooney The Monuments Men, cowritten and directed by George Clooney, sees a band of ageing art experts venture to the front lines of World War II to recover important works of art stolen...
  • Oscar nominees hobnob three weeks ahead of Hollywood's big night February 11, 2014

    This year's Oscar nominees gathered for the ultimate Hollywood power lunch on Monday in a celebration of the old adage "it's an honour just to be nominated" three weeks before the film industry's biggest night. The annual Oscars nominees luncheon convened more than 200 contenders pursuing an Academy Award on March...
  • Cate Blanchett, Justin Theroux to attend Hoffman's funeral? February 6, 2014

    New York: Philip Seymour Hoffman's loved ones will bid adieu to the actor in a funeral service to be held here Friday. The Academy Awardwinning actor passed away recently from what was suspected to be a drug overdose. According to sources, a private wake for Hoffman's family and friends will be held...
  • Blanchett, McConaughey win best actor trophies at SAG awards January 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actors Cate Blanchett and Matthew McConaughey were honoured with the outstanding female and male actors in a leading role award for their films 'Blue Jasmine' and 'Dallas Buyers Club', respectively, at the 20th Screen Actor Guild awards. The SAG awards ceremony was held here Saturday. David O. Russell's 'American Hustle'...
  • '12 Years a Slave', 'American Hustle' win big at Critics Choice awards January 18, 2014

    '12 Years a Slave,' Cate Blanchett and Matthew McConaughey were among big winners at the Critics Choice Movie Awards on Thursday, taking honors for best picture, actress and actor. The allstar 'American Hustle,' about 1970s corruption which earlier Thursday received 10 Oscar nominations, was named best comedy film, with Amy Adams...