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Amy Adams still has Mormon values

Amy Adams still has Mormon values

Jun 17 2013, 3:40am CDT | by

Amy Adams can't let go of her Mormon values. The 38-year-old actress was raised believing in the ideals of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - a form of Christianity - which bans...

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Amy Adams still has Mormon values

Jun 17 2013, 3:40am CDT | by

Amy Adams can't let go of her Mormon values.

The 38-year-old actress was raised believing in the ideals of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - a form of Christianity - which bans cigarettes, coffee, tea, drugs and has a strict law of chastity, requiring abstention from sexual relations outside of marriage.

Although she is no longer a practicing Mormon, Amy still follows the same moral code which she was taught as a child.

In an interview with The Sun newspaper, she said: "I grew up as a Mormon and that had more of an impact on my values than my beliefs. I'm afraid I will always feel the weight of a lie.

"I'm very hard on myself anyway. Religious guilt carries over, too. You can't really misbehave without feeling badly about it -- at least I can't.

"Even when I go out with friends and we go overboard at bars or clubs, I wake up the next morning feeling a bit conflicted about having had too much fun."

Although Amy no longer follows Mormon rules she still believes the religion is a force for good, and insists the teachings allow her to bring "a lot of joy" to the people around her and have made her a "positive and hopeful" person.

She said: "Religion can be a positive thing in people's lives. It provides a support system if you embrace it, despite all the controlling and guilting aspects of religion that I grew to resent."

Amy isn't the only famous Mormon, The Killers singer Brandon Flowers is still practicing in the church.

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Fugs and Fabs: The LACMA Art and Film Gala, Part III

Nov 3 2014 1:00pm CST | Source: Go Fug Yourself

   In case you missed them, part one of this event lives here, part two lives here, and this is the final segment, in which we visit with THE CRAZY and the colorful. J Lo! Amy Adams! A Casiraghi! A caftan! Kanye! AT LAST! Re ...
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3 weeks ago

2014 LACMA Art+Film Gala Draws Big Names

Nov 3 2014 10:44am CST | Source: GossipCenter

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art was the place to be on Saturday night (November 1) as the 2014 LACMA Art+Film Gala honored Barbara Kruger and Quentin Tarantino. Kate Hudson showed up at the posh party and caught up with fellow stunners Amy Adams, Camilla Belle, Cara Delevingne , Dakota Johnson and Salma Hayek. Meanwhile, Selena Gomez was gorgeous in Gucci, tweeting, "Such a beautiful, inspiring night at @Lacma.” An ...
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3 weeks ago

Amy Adams in very low cut Gucci at the LACMA gala: cheap or lovely?

Nov 3 2014 6:00am CST | Source: Celebitchy.com

Here are some photos from the LACMA gala honoring Quentin Tarantino and Barbara Kruger. There were so many big names there that we’ve split up the coverage between Kaiser, Bedhead and me. First off is Amy Adams in a very low cut gown that I’ll assume is Gucci as they sponsored the event. This reminds me of some of Amy’s fashion this past awards season, which was very low cut. At that point Amy said that she paying homage to her American Hustle character, but there’s no easy excuse for thi ...
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4 weeks ago

Batman Himself Ben Affleck Wants Your Help to Save the Bats - Watch His PSA Now!

Oct 28 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Batman himself Ben Affleck, along with Warner Bros. and the cast and crew of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice have joined forces with the Organization for Bat Conservation for National Save the Bats Week in this new video. “Essentially, these bats are on the verge of completely dying out — not only would we lose an extraordinary species, the death of our bats would be catastrophic to our ecosystem,” Ben says in the video, which focuses on a deadly disease called white- ...
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5 weeks ago

Oscar de la Renta's Most Recent Iconic Dresses

Oct 21 2014 10:28am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Worn by celebrities and First Ladies alike, from Rihanna to Amy Adams, from Jackie Kennedy to Michelle Obama, De la Renta was the go-to label for the big occasion.Rihanna - Brits in 2011Jessica Alba - 2013 Golden GlobesCameron Diaz - 2010 OscarsKerry Washington – 2013 NAACP Image AwardsScarlett Johansson - 2009 Los Angeles premiere of H ...
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5 weeks ago

Oscar de la Renta’s Death: Reactions on Twitter from Celebrities and Public Figures

Oct 21 2014 5:53am CDT | Source: Right Celebrity

The death of Oscar de la Renta, the legendary and iconic fashion designer, came as a shock to the fashion and entertainment world as many have taken to Twitter to react. The trailblazing designer was 82 years old. His sudden passing brought forth condolences, tributes and remembrances from major figures in fashion, Hollywood, entertainment and the world at large. Here is a roundup of what is being said. The sad ne ...
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5 weeks ago

Fashion Icon Oscar de la Renta Dead!

Oct 21 2014 4:38am CDT | Source: Posh24

Oscar de la Renta, one of the real fashions icons has been found dead, at the age of 82, after a several year-long fight against his cancer. The legendary designer started his career already in the 1950’s and has since then managed to build an impressive fashion empire.One of his recent creations was Amal Clooney’s (née Amaal Alamuddin) wedding dress that she wore when marrying George Clooney in Venice. Other famous Hollywood stars that didn’t mind p ...
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5 weeks ago

Is Tim Burton's Big Eyes A Big Bust?

Oct 20 2014 10:21pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Film reporter Jeff Sneider posted this on Twitter:Word on the street is BIG EYES is a bust and Amy Adams will be hard-pressed to land that Oscar nomination everyone assumes she will get...— Jeff Sn ...
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5 weeks ago

Legendary Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82

Oct 20 2014 10:08pm CDT | Source: CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Influential and iconic fashion designer Oscar de la Renta died Monday, ending a career that spanned five decades. De la Renta died at his home in Kent, Connecticut on Monday, according to published reports. He was 82. As CBS 2’s Tracee Carrasco reported, de La Renta is known for dressing everyone from White House first ladies to the first ladies of Hollywood, and his creations graced red carpets ...
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5 weeks ago

Reports: Fashion Icon Oscar De La Renta Dies After Long Cancer Fight

Oct 20 2014 9:45pm CDT | Source: WNYC Music

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, 82, died Monday after a decade-long battle with cancer, The New York Times and other media outlets report. NPR has not independently confirmed the news. The Times reports: "Though ill with cancer intermittently for a decade, Mr. de la Renta was resilient. During that period, his business grew by 50 percent, to $150 million in sales, as his name became linked to celebrity events l ...
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