This is a head-scratcher, because aside from Blake Lively auditioning for The Great Gatsby, we can’t think of any other time that she would have had the opportunity to socialize with Baz Luhrmann. Apparently they’re buds, though, because the Aussie director heaped glowing praise on the Gossip Girl star for Time’s 100 most influential people of the year. More
Topic: Baz Luhrmann
Calling all beautiful little fools: Baz Luhrmann‘s prepping to begin directing his film adaptation of The Great Gatsby. He’s apparently set on Leonardo DiCaprio as Jay Gatsby and Tobey Maguire as Nick Calloway — but what about Gatsby’s love, Miss Daisy Buchanan? Apparently, Baz is having a harder time finding the right woman. Rebecca Hall played the role at a reading, but the director has some other actresses in mind as well.
Reportedly, he’s considering Keira Knightley, Amanda Seyfried, Blake Lively, Abbie Cornish, Michelle Williams, Scarlett Johansson and Natalie Portman. Amanda gets our vote for the gal we can best see sinking her teeth into the iconic role, but since absolutely nobody asked us, here’s a list of five more actresses we’d like to see Baz consider for the part: More
Nicole Kidman says that she really is not proud of her performance in “Australia”, a movie she made with fellow Aussie Hugh Jackman. Here’s what she had to say: I can’t look at this movie and be proud of what … More
Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman attend the ‘Australia’ photocall at the Ritz Hotel in Madrid, Spain. My mom went to see this movie and she said while the actors were nice to look at, the movie was kinda cheesy. Here’s … More
Nicole Kidman has somehow skipped the whole sperm/egg thing and credits her pregnancy to MAGIC WATER. Is that what we’re calling it these days? Here’s what she had to say: “Seven babies were conceived out of this film and only … More