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  1. Richard Jenkins Talks Hairpieces & Old-Man Crushes On...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Deadline

    ... After Reading was the last film I did with her. I was pining over her for that whole movie. And the first was North Country , where we got to know each other. I'm just thankful she thought of me. Because the writing's so good it was fairly easy - ...

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  2. Daniel Bruhl, Jessica Chastain to star in "The Zookeeper's Wife"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | PanArmenian Network

    ... "The Martian" and Guillermo del Toro's "Crimson Peak," while Caro previously directed "Whale Rider" and "North Country." Disturbed's "Prayer," System of a Down's "Spiders" and Halestorm's "I Miss the Misery" will be among the songs. The festival ...

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  3. Daniel Bruhl to Star in - The Zookeeper's Wife' With...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | SFGate

    ... ott's "The Martian" and Guillermo del Toro's "Crimson Peak," while Caro previously directed "Whale Rider" and "North Country."

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  4. Charlize Theron turns 40: Then and nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | SFGate

    ... to get somewhere. Watch how much glossier Theron becomes from this point on, starting with the premiere of "North Country" at the Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 12, 2005. "North Country would gain her another Oscar nomination. Oh dear. The bow must ...

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  5. Celebrity birthdays: Charlize Theron turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... to get somewhere. Watch how much glossier Theron becomes from this point on, starting with the premiere of "North Country" at the Toronto Film Festival on Sept. 12, 2005. "North Country would gain her another Oscar nomination. Oh dear. The bow must ...

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  6. Birthday special: How Charlize Theron transformed her look for filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... ed performance garnered rave reviews. Charlize Theron plays Josey Aimes in the sexual harassment-themed drama 'North Country' inspired from a real-life court battle. She received an Oscar and Golden Globe nomination for her performance.

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  7. Charlize Theron carves a twisty path to 'Dark Places'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and she won numerous prizes, including an Oscar. Two years later, she followed it up with the acclaimed "North Country," and her prestige bona fides were sealed. Or so they seemed. Theron, by dint of her own choices or of Hollywood's, then ended up ...

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  8. Woody Harrelson and Hollywood shine a spotlight back on MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... the idea in his head." Minnesota also had a magnetic appeal for Harrelson, who acted in 2005's locally shot "North Country" and "A Prairie Home Companion" the following year. "He loves it here," Skalski said. "When we were here the first time, ...

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  9. Aussies and Kiwis invited to join AMPASRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Inside Film

    ... and, as dialogue editor, World War Z, The Iron Lady and The Adventures of Tin Tin. Caro directed Whale Rider, North Country and The Vintner's Luck. Her latest work is McFarland, USA, a sports drama headlining Kevin Costner and Maria Bello. She is in ...

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  10. Wake Up with BWW 6/23/2015 - Peters Signs 'Stella & Charlie', Hairspray at The MunyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in the Coen brothers' film Fargo and was also nominated for the movies Mississippi Burning, Almost Famous and North Country. More recently, McDormand appeared in the title role for the TV miniseries adaptation of Olive Kitteridge.

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  11. Horoscope: June 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... won a 1997 Oscar as Marge Gunderson in "Fargo" and has also earned Oscar nominations for her performances in "North Country," "Almost Famous" and "Mississippi Burning," respectively. In 2014, she starred in the title role of the TV mini-series ...

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  12. Capsule reviews of the next week's video releases, on DVD and Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... paint-by-numbers, but it does add a few surprising dashes of color. Directed by Niki Caro ('Whale Rider,' 'North Country'), 'McFarland USA' is a rare look at a dusty farm community and it gives a voice to Hispanic actors usually cast only in ...

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  13. DVD Previews Setting stands out in 'McFarland USA'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Home

    ... paint-by-numbers, but it does add a few surprising dashes of color. Directed by Niki Caro ("Whale Rider," "North Country"), "McFarland USA" is a rare look at a dusty farm community and it gives a voice to Hispanic actors usually cast only in ...

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  14. Chaz Ebert to Host Panel on Empathy on the Big Screen at CannesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Night and Good Luck," Steven Spielberg 's " Lincoln ," Ava DuVernay 's " Middle of Nowhere ," Niki Caro 's " North Country " and Errol Morris 's " The Unknown Known ." Cameron Bailey's choices of films at the Toronto Internatinational Film Festival ...

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  15. Rapace to star in Callas biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Newsday

    ... is to lead an ordinary life with the man of her choice," said the film's producer. Niki Caro (Whale Rider, North Country) will write and direct Callas, which is based on Alfonso Signorini's biography Too Proud, Too Fragile. Callas was known for her ...

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  16. Dragon Tattoo's Noomi Rapace to play Maria CallasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | RTE.ie

    ... star Noomi Rapace is to play opera icon Maria Callas in a new biopic. ScreenDaily.com reports that Niki Caro ( North Country , Whale Rider ) will direct Callas , which she has adapted from Alfonso Signorini's biography Too Proud, Too Fragile . Guido ...

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  17. The bald truth about CharlizeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... a real power, from her roles as a wicked queen in Snow White and The Huntsman or a female-rights pioneer in North Country to her unflinching, Oscar-winning performance as a serial killer in Monster. She has now met a match in the fiery Sean Penn, ...

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  18. Charlize Theron in Mad Max: Fury Road: 'The hardest thing I ever had to do'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... drama Monster, she earned another Oscar nomination as an abused single mother and iron miner in the 2005 drama North Country. Theron seems to enjoy poking fun at the stereotype surrounding her glamorous facade bumping up against her new kickass ...

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  19. Mad Max: Fury Road: Charlize Theron rivals Tom Hardy as ultimate road warriorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Age

    ... Monster , she earned another Oscar nomination as an abused single mother and iron miner in the 2005 drama North Country . Theron seems to enjoy poking fun at the stereotype surrounding her glamorous facade bumping up against her new kickass image as ...

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  20. McFarland, USARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | ELCA.org

    ... against all odds, takes them to the state championship. Director Niki Caro, who also directed Whale Rider and North Country , proves once again that she has a knack for delivering uplifting portraits of communities as the testing ground for the ...

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