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

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Deadline

    Nominated for an Oscar for his role in 2007's The Visitor , character actor Richard Jenkins is back in the awards spotlight with a lead actor in a limited series/movie Emmy nomination for the role of Henry Kitteridge in HBO's Olive Kitteridge , directed by Lisa Cholodenko . The series marks Jenkins' fourth collaboration with Frances McDormand following The Coen brothers' Burn After Reading .


  2. East Bay Theater Companies Embrace Female-Driven Tales for FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | East Bay Express

    ... of musical director Kimberly Grigsby. Later in the season, Berkeley Rep will host Academy-Award-winner Frances McDormand ( Fargo ) as Lady Macbeth in Shakespeare's classic Macbeth (Feb. 19April 3). ( BerkeleyRep.Org ) Aurora Theatre Company (2081 ...


  3. Lisa Cholodenko: Annette Bening "Really Loved" 'The Kids Are Alright' TV Script - EmmysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Deadline

    Lisa Cholodenko has long been a well-respected director with her film The Kids Are Alright garnering four Oscar noms and Laurel Canyon seeing its stars Alessandro Nivola and Frances McDormand nominated for Spirit Awards. Cholodenko has dipped in and out of both TV and film throughout her career, directing episodes of Six Feet Under, The L Word, Hung and The Slap.


  4. 'Benedict Cumberbatch right to scold theatre-goers', says Gate boss Michael ColganRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 |

    ... she began harassing the actors. The woman implored Blanche Dubois, played by Oscar-winning Fargo actress Frances McDormand, to "glass" Stanley Kowalski (played by Liam Cunningham) in the neck. "I don't know where the strength came from, but I picked ...


  5. 'Fargo' Season 2 set in 1979, involves 'a lot of bad...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 |

    ... snowy landscapes and the rock-solid decency of its lead character, Minnesota police chief Marge Gunderson (Frances McDormand.) But "Fargo" the TV show turned out to be a critical success, an award-winner and, in my estimation, one of the best TV ...


  6. GOP candidate was so horrified by the movie 'Fargo' that he tried to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... story that had played to generally enthusiastic reviews. The movie even earned a Best Actress Oscar for Frances McDormand for her role as a pregnant Midwestern sheriff, and the guy behind the counter at Blockbuster assured me it was a great movie ...


  7. What can we learn from the Fargo series two trailer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... found it so perhaps we'll get some kind of nod towards what will happen in 1996? Maybe even a cameo from Frances McDormand's legendary Marge Gunderson Fargo series 2 will air on Channel 4 later this year, with an ensemble cast including Patrick ...


  8. Watch 'The Good Dinosaur' Befriend A Young Boy In The Trailer For Pixar's Newest FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... is truly capable of." Joining the cast as voice actors are Mockingjay' s Jeffrey Wright), "Fargo" actress Frances McDormand, X-Men 's Anna Paquin, Saving Silverman 's Steve Zahn, and Sam Elliot and AJ Buckley from "Justified". Alyssa Pereira is a ...


  9. 'Mississippi Burning' is greatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 |

    ... have few local allies. Among the few whites in town who is not overtly bigoted is Mrs. Pell (played by Frances McDormand), the wife of Deputy Sheriff Clinton Pell (played by Brad Dourif). Anderson finds himself falling for her. "Mississippi Burning" ...


  10. Frances McDormand will star in Berkeley Rep's 'Macbeth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | InYork

    Movie star Frances McDormand is set to star as Lady Macbeth, you betcha. The Oscar-winning actress famed for her portrayal as Marge Gunderson, the embodiment of Minnesota nice in the Coen brothers' classic "Fargo," will portray the evil Lady Macbeth in Berkeley Repertory Theatre's production of the Scottish play in Feb. 2016.


  11. Frances McDormand will star in Berkeley Rep's 'Macbeth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Breckenridge American

    ... one of the Shakespeare's most iconic characters. No word yet on who will play the title role in "Macbeth." Frances McDormand as Jane a a pot-smoking, free-wheeling Los Angeles record producer in sony Pictures Classics "Laurel Canyon." (AP Photo/Neal ...


  12. Frances McDormand to play Lady Macbeth at Berkeley RepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | SFGate

    Richard Jenkins and Frances McDormand star as Henry and Olive Kitteridge in the new HBO mini-series "Olive Kitteridge." Frances McDormand stars as Sue Thomason and Matt Damon stars as Steve Butler in Gus Van Sant's contemporary drama Promised Land, a Focus Features release.


  13. TV Diary quiz: Test your knowledge of Coen brothers moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    ... tors. 3. Stanley Kubrick. 4. "Fargo" (1996). 5. "The Big Lebowski" (1998). 6. "No Country for Old Men." 7. Frances McDormand. 8. "The Odyssey."


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

    Jun 23, 2015 |

    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.


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

    Jun 17, 2015 | 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."


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

    Jun 19, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Jun 15, 2015 | 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 ...


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

    Jun 12, 2015 | 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 ...


  19. 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 ...


  20. 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 ...