The actress was once advised to get rid of her facial markings for a movie role
Likes of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel helped to drive the over-45s to the cinema
It’s been a surprise hit in the US, and not just because it has A-list narrators...
Baroness Thatcher remained in hospital today as she recovered from minor surgery.
Julia Roberts is cast against type as a wicked queen in her new film, Mirror Mirror. The Hollywood favourite has more starring roles coming up but tells Lesley O'Toole that she's now happy to treat acting more like a hobby
Juliannne Moore is cast as Alaska's presidential hopeful in a recreation of 2008 election race
What was clear last night is that the Oscars are now a surprise-free zone. By the time the statuettes are dished out on a Sunday night in late February, there have been so many other awards ceremonies already that it is already ordained what will win.
Who really deserves to win and who was disgracefully left off the shortlist?
David Cameron today stepped in to the row over the Iron Lady, claiming the film should have been made "another day".
The actress' preparation for the role of Margaret Thatcher was cut short, but she was still able to identify with the divisive leader, says Clemency Burton-Hill
Two-time Oscar winner Meryl Streep has been transformed for her role as former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher - complete with the Iron Lady's trademark hairdo.
Meryl Streep turned up to watch Prime Minister's Questions at Britain's Houses of Parliament yesterday to research for a film role.
There are no cars, no zombies and no hope in this poetic, cheerless trudge through a post-apocalyptic America
Natalie Portman has revealed that she has no plans to go nude on the big screen.
No good parts in Hollywood for older actresses? Try telling that to a star who turned 60 this year and has never been on such a roll
Heroine to a generation of wronged wives, the writer and director's latest film has strengthened her claim to be the voice of liberal America