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Anne Hathaway wants My Fair Lady role

Anne Hathaway wants My Fair Lady role

Feb 22 2013, 11:24am CST | by

Anne Hathaway wants to star in 'My Fair Lady'. The actress is hoping to capitalize on her Oscar-nominated performance in 'Les Miserables' by landing the lead role of Eliza Doolittle in a stage...

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Anne Hathaway wants My Fair Lady role

Feb 22 2013, 11:24am CST | by

Anne Hathaway wants to star in 'My Fair Lady'.

The actress is hoping to capitalize on her Oscar-nominated performance in 'Les Miserables' by landing the lead role of Eliza Doolittle in a stage version of the hit musical.

She told the Daily Mail newspaper: "I haven't heard for a while what's happening with 'My Fair Lady' and I don't know whether I would do it on stage, or screen, but either would be a treat."

The actress was reportedly being lined up to star in a film adaptation of the long-running show opposite Colin Firth, but the film rights fell through.

Legendary music mogul Clive Davis announced earlier this week that he will produce the show on Broadway and is hoping to sign up Anne and Colin for the lead roles.

However, the Daily Mail claims the actress could take to the stage in London's West End alongside Dominic West.

Anne will get another chance to showcase her impressive vocals later this year since a musical number has been written especially for her in upcoming drama 'Song One'.

Her one-time co-star Jim Sturgess has also confessed he isn't surprised by her singing success and thinks she is perfect for musical roles.

Jim told BANG Showbiz: "I know how much she loves singing. When we were shooting the film 'One Day' she was always breaking out into theatrical songs. So I was already pretty sure that she'd be able to pull ['Les Miserables'] off."

Source: Bang Showbiz

 
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Rainbow In The Dark: Jenny Lewis On Staring Down Sadness

Jul 19 2014 4:05pm CDT | Source: WNYC Music

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Once upon a time, Jenny Lewis was one of those child actors you might have seen on shows like Growing Pains and Mr. Belvedere. But then she started making music, and in the late '90s that started taking off. Once her band Rilo Kiley started scoring hits, it was hard to go back to sitcoms. Lewis founded Rilo Kiley in 1998 with her then-boyfriend, Blake Sennett; when when they split up, the band dissolved, too. She began writing her new solo album, The Voyager, in the shadow of compounding tr ...
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Kristen Stewart Steps Out with Friends for Lunch After Dressing In Drag for Jenny Lewis Music Video!

Jul 17 2014 7:20am CDT | Source: Just Jared

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Kristen Stewart tries to keep a low profile while stepping out of her car looking cool and casual on Wednesday (July 16) in Los Angeles. The 24-year-old actress was joined by two friends as they made their way into A.O.C Wine Bar & Restaurant to grab some lunch on the sunny afternoon. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kristen Stewart In case you missed it, check out Kristen and Anne Hathaway dressed i ...
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Kristen Stewart & Anne Hathaway go drag king for music video: meh?

Jul 16 2014 6:15am CDT | Source: Celebitchy.com

Chanel : Front Row - Paris Fashion Week : Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2014-2015
Most California hipsters and wannabes know of/are obsessed with Rilo Kiley. Personally, I don’t get it. But I’m not from California, I guess. I mean, Jenny Lewis – the singer/songwriter who started Rilo Kiley with Blake Sennett back in the 1990s – is a good artist and everything. I just don’t get why everyone acts like Rilo Kiley is the best band ever or whatever. I guess I’m not “with it.” Anyway, Rilo Kiley is over. The band’s ...
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Jul 15 2014 9:14pm CDT | Source: The Superficial

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Jul 15 2014 2:15pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

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New Tunes Tues: Nick Carter and Jordan Knight's Debut Single and More Music This Week

Jul 15 2014 12:07pm CDT | Source: OKMagazine.com

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Welcome to  New Tunes Tues, where we tell you what newly released songs/albums/music videos etc require your attention immediately. This week, boy band fans get the gift of Nick Carter and Jordan Knight‘s debut single, parody fans will love Weird Al‘s latest celebrity-centric spoof, and more: PHOTOS: Jessica Simpson Debuts New Name on Instagram Nick & Knight, “One More Time.” There’s no other way to describe this duo’s debut single than as bouncy and maybe, “OMG, this is really happe ...
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Katherine Heigl Confronts “Letting Down” Her Audience and Rumors of “Being Difficult” on Set

Jul 14 2014 9:45am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

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For actresses in Hollywood the question of “likability” can be nearly as important to their career as the level of their talent. Just ask the curiously embattled Anne Hathaway or Hathaway’s shadow self, the unstoppably popular Jennifer Lawrence. Or, better yet, ask Katherine Heigl who, during a Television Critics Association Q&A for her new NBC drama State of Affairs, was pressed into confronting both some of the more contro ...
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READER FINDS: Karen Gillan Nearly Nekkid, Liv Tyler Topless, Alice Eve Topless, and Much Much More

Jul 11 2014 11:20am CDT | Source: Egotastic.com

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That blessed time of the week has arrived. I can really almost smell it. Perhaps it's time I actually cleaned out the reader email back or maybe put a scented candle in there or something. Musty is an understatement. But musty in the pursuit of the skintastic is no crime. So open the bag I shall once more to see what only the statistically most educated audience of any entertainment website has provided this week for their communal Secret ...
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Watch: This Vine Of Victoria Beckham And Samuel L. Jackson Together Is All You Need To Get By

Jul 7 2014 4:24pm CDT | Source: Pink is the New Blog

SiriusXM Town Hall With Samuel L. Jackson
Every once in a while the celebrity/pop culture world blesses with some sort of gem that goes on to change our lives for all eternity. I remember when Samuel L. Jackson teamed up with Anne Hathaway for the most amazing Christmas sing-along ever. And then there was that elevator fight seen ’round the world. Tod ...
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5 weeks ago

10 (5) Worst Young Adult Novel Movie Adaptations

Jun 18 2014 12:07pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

"Ella Enchanted" Film Premiere
Depending on who you are, just hearing the term “young adult movie adaptation” might make you cringe. While the genre has been around for decades, the films have really started to hit their stride in the last couple of years or so. While we have been blessed with films like The Hunger Games, Coraline, and the recently-released Shailene Woodley-starring The Fault In Our Stars , we've also seen many blunders. This is sometimes due to the filmmakers deviating too much from the book i ...
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