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Mike Birbiglia Lands Role in 'Orange Is the New Black'

Aug 15 2014 1:25am CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Mike Birbiglia is heading to Orange Is the New Black. The actor-comedian has joined the cast of the critically adored prison dramedy's third season in a recurring role. The part will remain shrouded in secrecy, which is in keeping with showrunner Jenji Kohan's philosophy on spoilers. In a recent cover interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Kohan would say only that the series' third season will be "about fai ...
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What Does the Little Girl From Whale Rider Look Like Now?

Jul 29 2014 3:54pm CDT | Source: WetPaint

Back in 2002, Keisha Castle-Hughes caught the world's eye as the star of Whale Rider, when 13-year-old Keisha turned heads as the fierce Paikea Apirana (Pai). The role — Keisha's first-ever — earned her a Best Actress nod at the Academy Awards that year, making her the youngest person ever to be nominated in that category at the time. (That record was later broken by Beast of the Southern Wild ...
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Why 9-year-old Quvenzhane Wallis is Youngest Best Actress Oscar Nominee Ever

Jan 10 2013 12:06pm CST | Source: Yahoo! Shine Manage Your Life

Because she doesn't talk about her "craft". She doesn't use the word "instrument" as a metaphor for her body. She doesn't tattoo Marilyn Monroe on her forearm as an homage, and she definitely doesn't talk about "convincing" the director to let her audition for her celebrated role in "Beasts of the Southern Wild."You know how actresses love to talk about their instincts? 9-y ...
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