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

    Tuesday Jun 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Good morning, BroadwayWorld! Because we know all our readers eat, sleep and breathe Broadway, what could be better than waking up to it? Today's big news: Bernadette Peters signs her new kids book in NYC, HAIRSPRAY dances into The Muny and more! "I don't think you can ever completely transform yourself on film, but if you do your job well, you can make people believe that you're the character you're trying to be." -- Frances McDormand Video of the Day: In honor of The Muny's production, flash back to "Good Morning, Baltimore" from the HAIRSPRAY movie! McDormand last appeared on Broadway in Good People, which won her a Tony and a Drama Desk Award in 2011.

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

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Campbell Reporter

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Frances McDormand was born in Chicago, Ill., today in 1957. This birthday gal won a 2011 Tony award for her work in the Broadway production of "Good People."

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  3. The best female police officers in TV and filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Radio Times

    ... because she's a lovely lady who shows that pregnancy isn't going to hinder her ability to crack the case. Frances McDormand even nabbed an Oscar for her portrayal of the character. Police psychologist DI Alex Drake had certainly had a lot on her ...

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  4. Will Limited Series And Reality Competition Races Shake Up This Year's Primetime Emmy Ceremony?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Deadline

    ... which Maggie Gyllenhaal won a Golden Globe this year; HBO's four-parter Olive Kitteridge , which earned Frances McDormand a SAG Award; History's two-part Houdini , starring Adrien Brody, and the Bill Paxton-starrer Texas Rising ; and PBS' six-part ...

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  5. New 'The Good Dinosaur' voice cast announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Anna Paquin ("True Blood") as a T-Rex named Ramsey; Sam Elliott ("Justified") as a T-Rex named Butch; Frances McDormand ("Olive Kitteridge," "Fargo") as Arlo's mother, Momma; and Marcus Shribner ("black-ish") as Arlo's brother Buck. Noticeably ...

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  6. TV Show vs. Movie: The Music of FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Film School Rejects

    ... day. Well. I just don't understand it." - Marge (who's perfect mid-western accent is delivered by Frances McDormand ) may not understand why money is so important to some people, but Lorne Malvo ( Billy Bob Thorton ) sure seems to. Fargo , the now ...

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  7. The 25 Best Drama Schools for a Master of Fine ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... ranch. Two words: Meryl and Streep . And if they weren't enough: Angela Bassett , Sigourney Weaver , Frances McDormand , Patricia Clarkson , Paul Giamatti But the star power of its graduates isn't the only thing that makes Yale a top pick. No other ...

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  8. 'Burn After Reading' is hilariousRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... contains cryptic information ends up in the hands of two self-absorbed gym employees: Linda (played by Frances McDormand) and Chad (played by Brad Pitt). Linda wants plastic surgery and needs money for it. She and Chad try to sell the disc so she ...

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  9. FARGO star FRANCES McDORMAND joined the debate about the Cannes Film...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | TheIndyChannel

    FARGO star FRANCES McDORMAND joined the debate about the Cannes Film Festival's footwear rules for women on Friday as she addressed the alleged ban on flat shoes during a Women in Motion open interview. The revered actress is among the Hollywood heavyweights stunned by news that officials at the festival insisted all female stars should wear high heels on the red carpet, arriving for her chat with The Hollywood Reporter on Friday wearing sneakers.

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  10. Film Review: "Kumiko The Treasure Hunter"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Athens Banner-Herald

    It's easy to see how someone might take inspiration from the comedic 1996 Coen Brothers thriller, "Fargo." In her Oscar-winning role as police chief Marge Gunderson, Frances McDormand played what is still a revolutionary female character.

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  11. Four movies to watch this MayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | Daily Texan

    ... of one of the convicted girls, Oscar-nominated director Amy Berg and Oscar-winning actress-turned-producer Frances McDormand. "I Am Big Bird: The Caroll Spinney Story" centers around the quirky man behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch from "Sesame ...

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  12. Tumbledown at TribecaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    ... worked together on a gem of a short, Last Night (2004), based upon a James Salter story and starring Frances McDormand. Now, in their feature-length debut, the couple have told a story of their own, of the Maine in which Van Til grew up and where ...

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  13. UptownRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... happens behind the scene." Feast or famine is the actor's life. To quote the American film and stage actor Frances McDormand (Fargo), "They work and they don't work and then they work again." Between principal roles in Angels in America: Perestroika ...

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  14. Review: 'Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... movie, that it isn't real. The deputy, however, feels as if he's plucked right out of "Fargo," a cousin to Frances McDormand's Minnesota police chief, sincere and straight-talking. Kumiko won't accept that "Fargo's" a fiction, and soon she's off in ...

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  15. "Cut Bank" Just Makes The CutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | New Haven Independent

    ... Fargo , which appears to be the filmmakers' template here - there needs to be a moral center, like Frances McDormand's Marge Gunderson. The character can be eccentric (as McDormand so beautifully shows), but to be a foil for the lunatics, this ...

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  16. Nice work if you can get itRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... happens behind the scene." Feast or famine is the actor's life. To quote the American film and stage actor Frances McDormand (Fargo), "They work and they don't work and then they work again." Between principal roles in Angels in America: Perestroika ...

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  17. Mothering never endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... head. I picture what I must have looked like all these years. In the movie “Almost Famous,” Frances McDormand plays the mother of the young man who goes on tour with a rock band. She keeps telling him, “Don't do drugs.” ...

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  18. Milwaukee movies off the grid: April 17-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... and Sunday. Free. "Fargo": The Coen brothers' 1996 comedy about a Minnesota lawwoman (Oscar winner Frances McDormand) on the trail of a kidnapping gone awry. 9 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. Free. "Inherent Vice": Paul Thomas ...

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  19. Review: 'Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... movie, that it isn't real. The deputy, however, feels as if he's plucked right out of "Fargo," a cousin to Frances McDormand's Minnesota police chief, sincere and straight-talking. Kumiko won't accept that "Fargo's" a fiction, and soon she's off in ...

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  20. 'Kumiko, the Treasure Hunter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | SFGate

    ... the film), whose attempts to help Kumiko are genuine, if clumsy. (The character should put you in mind of Frances McDormand 's deputy in "Fargo.") Like the audience, he has to decide if Kumiko is an unhinged woman on a daft mission or a brave soul ...

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