11:59 AM EDT 07/14/2015
Originally posted 01/15/2015 01:35PM
Thursday's Oscar nominations consisted almost exclusively of familiar faces from the film world. Before several of these actors broke out on the big screen, though, they found their way into the spotlight on television.
Among these class acts is a comic actress–turned–serious dramatist who's actually a reality veteran, a sharp-tongued supporting actor whose first recurring gig was on an NSFW HBO series and a threepeat nominee who learned his craft from asking other Oscar go-to guys for their advice – over and over again.
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Originally posted 01/15/2015 11:35AM
Benedict Cumberbatch turned to cricket – and why not? – to express his excitement about receiving a Best Actor Oscar nomination on Thursday.
Originally posted 01/14/2015 02:15PM
Julianne Moore says she felt pretty relaxed at the Golden Globes before she picked up the award for best actress in a motion picture, drama for her role in Still Alice.
Originally posted 01/12/2015 08:00AM
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Originally posted 01/11/2015 11:05PM
While each of the nominees have received their fair share of critical praise for their respective scene-stealing roles, it was Julianne Moore who edged out the competition on Sunday and took home the Golden Globe for best actress in a motion picture, drama for the movie Still Alice.
Originally posted 01/11/2015 10:10PM
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Originally posted 01/11/2015 12:25PM
Julianne Moore knows all too well how quickly the world can spin.
It feels like just a moment ago her kids – Caleb, 17, and Liv, 12 – were babies.
Originally posted 01/11/2015 07:10AM
She might take home the Best Actress Oscar this year for her heartbreaking performance in Still Alice, but Julianne Moore knows how to keep it light with her family.
Originally posted 12/02/2014 08:55AM
New parents and surprise newlyweds Scarlett Johansson and French journalist Romain Dauriac took time out from baby duty for a date night on Monday at an event buzzing with a who's who of award-season contenders.
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