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Barbra Streisand likes dabbling in stocks—she nearly doubled $1 million for friend Donna Karan. Lucy Liu has exhibited her multimedia work at galleries in New York and Los Angeles. As a child in Britain during WWII, Sir Ian McKellen slept under his bombproof dining-room table. Find out more about these stars and hundreds more with our PEOPLE.com Profiles.
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Get the inside story on this year's Academy Awards race with our daily Oscar reports. It's all part of our celebrity-focused Daily News section, updated twice a day Monday through Friday.
PEOPLE.com asked: Australians—including Russell Crowe and Nicole Kidman—received a ton of Oscar nominations. Why?
Plain old coincidence 50%
It's the cool accent, mate 19%
Kangaroo jerky bribes 17%
Innate thespian tendencies 14%
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Following her successful Broadway run, Reba McEntire stars in a TV sitcom this season.