|Paging Shirley Eaton! J.Law as Mystique in X-MEN.|
Fast forward to 2013 and she's the "it" girl, equal to Meryl, Julia, or Charlize. She got the 13" gold-plated statuette that many good actors pursue for decades last year for SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK and if one is measured by the money one earns, she'll be pocketing $10 million for CATCHING FIRE, the sequel to THE HUNGER GAMES, and that's twenty times the salary she got the first time around.
Despite being just twenty-three, there's no expectation of LiLo or Charlie Sheen behavior in her future. A grounded family life helps and besides there's no time for rehab when you're jumping from film-to-film. One production, THE DEVIL YOU KNOW, was largely filmed way back in 2005. Considered to be a
|Upcoming: With Mr. Cooper in SERENA.|
Did TPC mention she's the new face of Christian Dior?
But the one film the popcorn lady and the projectionist will be watching for is THE GLASS CASTLE based on Jeannette Wall's blockbuster bestseller. J.Law will play Jeannette, and if you're one of the few who hasn't read the book, you should. (Disclosure: Ms. Walls is a friend of the popcorn lady and the projectionist and lives nearby.)
TPC can't wait.
Did you recognize the late Lorne Greene from Bonanza and Alpo in yesterday's trivia pictorial? Mr. Greene was a news broadcaster in his native Canada and was known there as "the voice of God." Today, who's this legendary actress?