03:42 PM EDT 07/06/2014
Originally posted 02/27/2014 12:00PM
Meryl Streep knows how to work the camera – that we know.
But we're not even talking about one of her Oscar-winning turns on the big screen. With the same finesse and sophistication she brings to her roles, Streep totally nails it when she takes a selfie.
Streep will be attending Sunday's Academy Awards, so we're hoping the August: Osage County leading lady (and Best Actress nominee) will be playing paparazzi among her star crowd. As a favor to her peers set to fill the Dolby Theatre – we're looking at you, Jennifer Lawrence – here's what you need to know about squeezing in a selfie with the always picture-perfect actress.
Originally posted 01/17/2014 05:30PM
When this year's Oscar nominations were announced Thursday morning, Meryl Streep says she was fast asleep, firmly convinced that her scene-stealing work in August: Osage County would be overlooked by the Academy.
"They all say, 'Oh, she doesn’t have a chance'… because I'm so old news, you know," Streep told Ellen DeGeneres in an interview set to air Monday on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, as she recounted her standing among oddsmakers.
"There is no such thing as talent being old news. That doesn't get old," DeGeneres reminded Streep amid wild cheers from the studio audience. Indeed, Streep had earned another nomination – her 18th, setting an Academy Awards record for an actor or actress.
Originally posted 01/16/2014 12:00PM
It's time to start penning the perfect acceptance speech.
Originally posted 01/16/2014 09:00AM
The 2014 Oscar nominations were announced Thursday morning, and as we watched Academy favorites such as American Hustle and Gravity take the lead, we began to imagine how all the actors who received nods would react.
And thus, we gathered a group of celebratory GIFs that might illustrate how Amy Adams, Leonardo DiCaprio and more big name contenders are feeling right now.
Congratulations to all the nominees – we'll see you on March 2 with your game faces on.
Originally posted 01/15/2014 06:30PM
Expect some serious star wattage on Saturday night.
Originally posted 01/11/2014 06:00PM
Brace yourself, the Golden Globes 2014 are nearly here.
Originally posted 01/10/2014 02:50PM
Sure, August: Osage County has an A-list cast. But is the film itself as Oscar-worthy as its bevy of stars? Or a camp classic-to-be filled with quotable insults and dinner-table tirades?
Plus: PEOPLE's film critic gives you the rundown on The Invisible Woman and Jessica Biel's latest attempt at a stirring drama.
Here's what to see and what to skip at the movies:
Originally posted 12/13/2013 12:15PM
Julia Roberts has got a new movie, folks – not a new baby on the way.
"Have you thought about adding more to the group?" David Letterman asked the doting mom of 9-year-old twins Hazel and Phinnaeus and 6-year-old Henry on The Late Show Thursday night. "Any chance?" he asked.
"No," replied the superstar.
But Roberts, 46, is quite happy to talk about her three children, PEOPLE learned at the premiere of her new film, August: Osage County. In the film, she curses like a sailor and unleashes a string of obscenities without any regret.
Originally posted 11/19/2013 01:00PM
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Originally posted 11/11/2013 09:00AM
Julia Roberts is a hero to many, but who does she look up to? Meryl Streep and Hillary Clinton, she says.
"I had many imaginary conversations with Meryl about working together," she says about her August: Osage County costar in Marie Claire's December issue.
"When a person goes from being on a pedestal in your mind, to even cooler, better and more fabulous up close, you get to understand them a little more intimately."
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