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Elizabeth Banks Was Deemed Too Old For Original Spider-Man Flick: 'Oh, Okay, That's What I've Signed Up For'

Originally posted 06/22/2016 09:00PM

Despite auditioning for a role in which the actor playing her love interest was just one year younger, Elizabeth Banks was told she was too old to portray Mary Jane Watson in the original Spider-Man film.

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Wet Hot American Summer Returns, Again: 19 Gifs That Express Our Unbridled #TBT Joy

Wet Hot American Summer Returns, Again: 19 Gifs That Express Our Unbridled #TBT Joy

Originally posted 04/28/2016 12:55PM

Way back in July of 2001, a low-budget "dumb" comedy called Wet Hot American Summer hit a handful of theaters. It was about an '80s summer camp and starred a bunch of mostly unknown actors. Hardly anyone saw it, but those who did either loved it ... or hated it.

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Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later Set to Premiere on Netflix in 2017

Originally posted 04/27/2016 02:45PM

You may want to make it your beeswax to tune in for this.

The Camp Firewood counselors are finally making good on a promise they made in the 2001 cult-classic comedy Wet Hot American Summer and are meeting up 10 years after their last day at camp.

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Elizabeth Banks Obliterates Krispy Kreme as Rita Repulsa While Filming Power Rangers

Elizabeth Banks Obliterates Krispy Kreme as Rita Repulsa While Filming Power Rangers

Originally posted 04/26/2016 06:00PM

Krispy Kreme better watch out for Elizabeth Banks.

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First Look: Elizabeth Banks Morphs into Mighty Power Rangers Villain Rita Repulsa for Big-Screen Reboot

First Look: Elizabeth Banks Morphs into Mighty Power Rangers Villain Rita Repulsa for Big-Screen Reboot

Originally posted 04/19/2016 10:00AM

Elizabeth Banks is getting a taste of the dark side.

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Elizabeth Banks on Discovering Female Role Models and Ending the 'Women Can't Be Funny' Stereotype

Originally posted 04/11/2016 08:00PM

Elizabeth Banks is on a mission to end the ridiculous stereotype that women can't be funny.

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Reese Witherspoon Bemoans Being Offered Girlfriend Role in 'Dumb Comedy' That Eventually Starred Two Oscar Winners

Reese Witherspoon Bemoans Being Offered Girlfriend Role in 'Dumb Comedy' That Eventually Starred Two Oscar Winners

Originally posted 02/03/2016 05:20PM

Even some of Hollywood's top leading ladies have to draw the line somewhere.

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FROM EW: Reese Witherspoon, Elizabeth Banks, Kerry Washington and Eva Longoria Talk the Power of Women in Hollywood

FROM EW: Reese Witherspoon, Elizabeth Banks, Kerry Washington and Eva Longoria Talk the Power of Women in Hollywood

Originally posted 02/03/2016 02:00PM

The four stars got together for an unfiltered conversation about what women can and can't do

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FROM EW: Elizabeth Banks Cast as Rita Repulsa in Power Rangers Movie

FROM EW: Elizabeth Banks Cast as Rita Repulsa in Power Rangers Movie

Originally posted 02/02/2016 01:15PM

Elizabeth Banks will star as the power-hungry alien witch in a revamp of the 1990s kids' TV series

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