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Amy Adams not super enough to play hero

Amy Adams not super enough to play hero

Jun 18 2013, 9:28am CDT | by

Amy Adams doesn't think she looks good enough in Lycra to play a superhero. The 38-year-old actress stars as Lois Lane - the love interest of Superman's alter ego Clark Kent - in 'Man of Steel' and...

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Amy Adams not super enough to play hero

Jun 18 2013, 9:28am CDT | by

Amy Adams doesn't think she looks good enough in Lycra to play a superhero.

The 38-year-old actress stars as Lois Lane - the love interest of Superman's alter ego Clark Kent - in 'Man of Steel' and she is delighted she landed the role because she thinks it's her only chance of being in a comic book film as she's not got the body to wear a skin-tight costume.

Speaking in the new issue of Allure magazine, she said: "I've wanted to be in a superhero movie, and this was my best chance - as some mere mortal. Let's be real here. I don't look that good in Lycra. I do all right, but I hadn't anticipated that I was ever going to be cast as the girl in Lycra looking hot."

Amy isn't interested in having a perfect body and is willing to accept her body for what it is, including the bits she doesn't like.

The 'Fighter' star - who has a three-year-old daughter Aviana with her fiancé Darren Le Gallo - is happy to leave the diet tips and beauty regime boasts to other actresses.

Amy - who stars with Henry Cavill in 'Man of Steel' - explained: "Perfect isn't normal, nor is it interesting. Some of these actresses or public personas who are very public about their disciplined diets, more power to them. I just don't see the point. I'm just not going to be one of those people photographed in a bikini where people are like, 'OMG, look at Amy!' I mean, it might be OMG, but not for the reasons I want."

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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 He's Just Not Th ...
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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 s ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 for dec ...
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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 like the Oscars. Amy Adams, Sarah Jessica Parker and Penélope Cruz were ...
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Ben Affleck Is Looking So Buff These Days!

Oct 20 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Ben Affleck is looking so Batman buff as he leaves a store with a bag of yummy looking goodies on Sunday afternoon (October 19) in Brentwood, Calif. The 42-year-old actor just signed on to play Batman for at least a few more years – DC Comics and Warner Bros has announced the Justice League movies to be coming out in 2017 and 2019! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ben Affleck The Justice League movies will also reunite Henry Cavill and Amy Adams in their roles as Superman and L ...
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The Clash Film Column: Teenage Mutant Michael Owens

Oct 17 2014 10:55am CDT | Source: Clash Music

From Oscar predictions to a fan-made 'Empire Strikes Back' homage...That was the week in which... Neil Patrick Harris was confirmed as the host of next year’s Oscars. Harris has had a pretty unconventional career path. Starting out as Doogie Howser, his subsequent journey has included huge success on a Broadway, a starring comedy role in How I Met Your Mother and a sideline as a magician - all o ...
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Ben Affleck Will Be Batman Again In “Justice League Part One”

Oct 16 2014 12:58pm CDT | Source: IDon'tLikeYouInThatWay.com

  Warner Bros. released their strategic content plans at an investor conference yesterday, and it was basically just a shitload of superhero movies. Specifically, two Justice League movies starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill who will be reprising their roles as rich sociopath with mommy and daddy issues and Boy Scout alien from another planet respectively. Batman flies again! Before he even hits the big screen in his first turn, Ben Affleck has already agreed to reprise the role of Batm ...
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Celebrity Picture Post

Oct 4 2014 5:00pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Maisie Williams in DublinMichelle Monaghan in Beverly HillsJennifer Garner and Ben Affleck in LAGwen Stefani in LAJena Malone at LAX Amy Adams at LAXReese Witherspoon in LANicole Kidman in LAJanuary Jones in LATheo James in NYCRita Ora in LondonThe Delevingnes, Jeremy Piven and Suki Waterhouse in LondonLily Collins at LAXParis Hilton in LAGisele Bundchen at JFKHeidi Klum in LAKesha in LAMel C at the opening of Liverpool's 30 James StreetRachel Bilson in LARobert Pattinson in LAXKat ...
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