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Late bloomer Anna Kendrick

Late bloomer Anna Kendrick

Jun 11 2014, 9:26am CDT | by

Anna Kendrick was an "ultralate bloomer". The 'Pitch Perfect' actress' mother used to tell her it was a "blessing" that she matured after her peers as she would always know guys weren't only...

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Late bloomer Anna Kendrick

Jun 11 2014, 9:26am CDT | by

Anna Kendrick was an "ultralate bloomer".

The 'Pitch Perfect' actress' mother used to tell her it was a "blessing" that she matured after her peers as she would always know guys weren't only interested in her for her appearance, but she admits it didn't feel that way at the time.

She said: "I've never felt like I've exactly traded on my looks.

"When I was a teenager, I was an ultralate bloomer, and my mom would say it was a blessing, because it means you never have to wonder if guys are only interested in you because you've got boobs. I would have been thrilled if guys were interested in me because of my boobs!"

And the 28-year-old star feels "lucky" that she has never worried her career success is a result of her appearance.

She added in an interview with the new issue of America's ELLE magazine: "Similarly, I think I'm lucky that I've never had a crisis about whether the only reason I'm successful is because I'm crazy hot. It's not something that crosses my mind."

Anna's parents divorced when she was 15 years old and she insists she is happier they went their separate ways then stayed together and didn't get along.

She said: "I hate when people think you're broken because your parents are divorced.

"And I really reject the idea of staying together for the kids. If they're growing up in a house that's not healthy, it's better to know that's not the model of what marriage should be."

 
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Are Prince Harry and Cressida Bonas Back Together Again? Plus More Celeb News

Sep 19 2014 8:49am CDT | Source: OKMagazine.com

Getty Rise and shine, pop culture fans! Rub your eyes, get to stretchin’, and pour yourself a hot cup of coffee because it’s time to start your day off right with a little OK! Wake Up Call. It’s better than the blaring ring from your alarm clock, right? Here are some things to know today: Take a look at Fergie and Josh Duhamel’s adorable family photos. (People) Are Prince Harry and Cressida Bonas back ...
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Aubrey Plaza Scores “Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever” Voice Lead!

Sep 19 2014 8:26am CDT | Source: GossipCenter

She plays negative hipster April Ludgate on “Parks and Recreation” and now Aubrey Plaza is putting her bad attitude to good use as the voice of Grumpy Cat. The “Safety Not Guaranteed” gal has signed on for the forthcoming Lifetime TV movie “Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever,” slated to air on Saturday, November 29th at 8:00pm ET. Per the synopsis, “The live-action Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever will tell the story of a pet store kitty that is consiste ...
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2 days ago

Anna Kendrick Gets Whisked Away in a Limo!

Sep 16 2014 9:45pm CDT | Source: Just Jared

Anna Kendrick keeps her look casual as she leaves her neighborhood on Monday afternoon (September 15) in Los Angeles. The 29-year-old actress made her way towards the limo that was there to pick her up and take her to her next destination. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Later that same night, Anna had a funny reaction to Miss New York Kira Kazantsev‘s talent portion during the 2015 Miss America pageant last night where she gave a rendition of Pharrell Williams ...
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21 Celebrity Face Mashups You Won't Believe: Positively Perfect!!

Sep 16 2014 7:40am CDT | Source: The Hollywood Gossip

Suri Cruise. Shiloh Pitt. Nori West. Prince George. Blue Ivy Carter. These celebrity offspring are the result of two near-perfect specimens coming together to reproduce. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West? Not perfect. But they sure do make cute babies. (RIP Joan Rivers.) We thought we'd take a look at a few other celebrity face mashups to see what the resulting individual might look like. The results? Take ...
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3 days ago

Beauty Queen Kira Kazantsev Loves Reading "Jane Austin" and 10 More Absurd Facts From Miss America Pageant

Sep 15 2014 3:22pm CDT | Source: E! Online

So many fascinating Miss America contestants! Sunday's annual beauty competition had its share of surprising moments. From Miss New York channeling Ann ...
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New Miss America Kira Kazantsev Performs “Happy” With Cup During Talent Round

Sep 15 2014 10:40am CDT | Source: Gossip Cop

(YouTube) The new Miss America Kira Kazantsev was happy long before winning the crown during Sunday’s pageant, and she proved it during the talent round. The 23-year-old New Yorker performed the infectious Pharrell hit “Happy,” using a cup as percussion, a la Anna Kendrick in Pitch Perfect. Kazantsev had the audience clapping along, and clearly won over the judges, too. Kendrick herself was surprised by the performance, tweeti ...
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4 days ago

Anna Kendrick Comments on Miss America's Cups Talent!

Sep 15 2014 9:30am CDT | Source: Just Jared

One moment that happened during the 2015 Miss America pageant that has everyone talking is Miss New York Kira Kazantsev‘s talent performance! The 22-year-old winner of Miss America performed a rendition of Pharrell Williams‘ song “Happy” mixing in the “Cups” routine made famous by Anna Kendrick in Pitch Perfect. “The reason why I chose to do that talent is I wanted every single little girl in America to be able to see that y ...
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4 days ago

Bang The Red Cup! Miss New York’s Kira Kazantsev Wins Miss America Crown After Out-Of-The-Box Display Of Talent

Sep 15 2014 8:53am CDT | Source: Radar Online

Kira Kazantsev was crowned the winner of Sunday’s Miss America pageant from Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall, as the Miss New York stood out, in particular, for her irreverent interpretation of Pharrell’s “Happy,” showing off her percussion skills with a red cup to reenact the hit song in the competition’s talent portion. While there were many a raised eyebrow on social media — with some questioning the talent, or lack thereof, necessary to pull off the unique d ...
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4 days ago

Miss America's Talent Performance Is a Pop Culture Miracle, Plus More Celeb News!

Sep 15 2014 8:41am CDT | Source: OKMagazine.com

SplashNews Rise and shine, pop culture fans! Rub your eyes, get to stretchin’, and pour yourself a hot cup of coffee because it’s time to start your day off right with a little OK! Wake Up Call. It’s better than the blaring ring from your alarm clock, right? Here are some things to know today: This is the third year in a row that a Miss New York snagged the Miss America title. (People) Mad Men’s Kevin Rahm is a dad! His wife gave birth to a beautiful baby ...
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Here's the Miss America "Cups" Performance That Everyone's Talking About

Sep 15 2014 7:28am CDT | Source: PopSugar

Miss New York Kira Kazantsev was crowned Miss America on Sunday night, but it's her performance of Pharrell Williams's "Happy" that is getting everyone talking. Kira did a mix of "Happy" with Anna Kendrick's now-famous "Cups" performance from Pitch Perfect for her talent portion, opting to sit cross-legged on the stage in a blue ensemble. Anna even commented on the viral performance, joking that she and Pharrell "can' ...
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