Review: Jennifer Lawrence keeps 'Causeway' nicely afloat
“Causeway,” directed by Lila Neugebauer with a straightforward honesty, sounds more manipulative and manufactured than it is. Lawrence's Lynsey comes back from Afghanistan to clean pools — an odd sort of high school profession for a veteran soldier — until we learn she was a member of the Army Corps of Engineers tasked with building a dam when her convey was hit by roadside blasts.news.yahoo.com
New this week: Radcliffe gets weird, 'Causeway' and Phoenix
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music and video game platforms this week. In "Weird: The Al Yankovic Story," Daniel Radcliffe plays the parody pro through his life — or, at least, a version of his life. In my interview with Yankovic and Radcliffe, Yankovic said "Weird" "is funny because it shouldn't exist." In NBC's "Lopez vs. Lopez," the actor-comedian stars opposite real-life offspring, Mayan Lopez. "Lopez vs. Lopez," with Selenis Leyva and Al Madrigal in the cast, debuts 8 p.m. Eastern Friday.wftv.com
"Don't Look Up": Meryl Streep, Leonardo DiCaprio in a light-hearted look at the end of the world
The stars and writer-director Adam McKay discuss their new film, a satire about Earth's impending collision with a comet that offers a comical analogy to climate change – and mankind's reluctance to deal with it.cbsnews.com
Jennifer Lawrence pregnant, expecting first child with Cooke Maroney
Jennifer Lawrence pregnant, expecting first child with Cooke Maroney Jennifer Lawrence attends the premiere of 20th Century Fox's "Dark Phoenix" at TCL Chinese Theatre on June 4, 2019, in Hollywood, California. (Rich Fury/Getty Images)Actress Jennifer Lawrence is pregnant with her first child, multiple news outlets are reporting. >> Read more trending newsAccording to USA Today and People magazine, a representative for the Academy Award winner said Lawrence, 31, and her husband, 37-year-old Cooke Maroney, are expecting a baby. The “Hunger Games” star married Maroney, an art gallery director, in an October 2019 ceremony in Rhode Island, USA Today reported. “I just met Cooke, and I wanted to marry him,” Lawrence said on the podcast “NAKED With Catt Sadler” in 2019.wftv.com
Q&A: Adam McKay on the lessons of the 2000 recount
FILE - Director Adam McKay appears during a photo call for the film "Vice" at the 2019 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany on Feb. 11, 2019. It’s also a lively film that resurrects 2000 not just via hanging chads but by following the cultural atmosphere. Alongside interviews with backroom players like Roger Stone, “SNL” sketches make frequent cameos — including some McKay wrote. McKAY: The movie we’re making right now is about a comet that’s going to hit Earth. McKAY: I think it’s the strangest thing I’ve ever experienced in my life.
Orlando artist's Batman statue made out of nearly 2,000 Smarties is now on display at Florida airport
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Jennifer Lawrence marries Cooke Maroney at Rhode Island mansion
(CNN) - Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney have officially tied the knot. The Oscar-winning actress' publicist confirmed the marriage to CNN on Sunday. The wedding was held a day before at Belcourt of Newport, a luxurious mansion in Newport, Rhode Island, according to Christy Welder, a representative for the estate. Lawrence and her Manhattan art dealer hubby said their vows in front of 150 guests, including Amy Schumer, Emma Stone, Adele and Kris Jenner, according to People. The bride wore a Dior gown for the celebration, Elle reported.
Jennifer Lawrence's bridal registry is on Amazon
The actress has her bridal registry picks on Amazon for everyone to see. "Planning a wedding is so exciting, but it can be overwhelming," her statement on the registry says. "For anyone else needing a little inspiration, I thought it would be fun to collaborate with Amazon to share a few of my favorite registry wish-list items. The "Hunger Games" star confirmed her engagement to boyfriend, art dealer Cooke Maroney, in February. The pair sparked speculation recently that they had quietly married after they were spotted at the New York City Marriage Bureau.
Jennifer Lawrence and fianc spark marriage speculation
Cooke Maroney and Jennifer Lawrence at a New York Rangers game last November. (CNN) - A sighting at the New York City Marriage Bureau has some people wondering if Jennifer Lawrence is now a married woman. The Oscar winner and her fianc, art dealer Cooke Maroney, were captured in photos published by Page Six outside the building, so naturally there is speculation they've tied the knot. In June, Lawrence opened up about falling in love with Maroney on the podcast "NAKED With Catt Sadler." Page Six first broke news of the engagement in February, reporting the pair was "spotted having a cozy dinner" in New York, where Lawrence was "rocking a 'massive ring' on her finger."
Raise your hand for these famous lefties
ORLANDO, Fla. - Raise your left hand for International Lefthanders Day. Notable for her role on "The Avengers" as Black Widow, the actress is known for holding her props in her left hand. Black Widow can be seen holding weapons in her left hand alongside her long-time friend and teammate Hawkeye. Biographers said he clearly did use his left hand to both draw and paint, but some research suggests it wasnt much of a choice for him. When the "Maleficent" star signs autographs, she does it with her left hand.
Appeal in John Steinbeck lawsuit heard in court
Kaffaga, executor for the estate of her mother Elaine Steinbeck, had alleged that long-running litigation over the author's estate prevented her from making the most of his copyrights at a time when marquee names such as Steven Spielberg and Jennifer Lawrence were interested in bringing masterpieces "The Grapes of Wrath" and "East of Eden" back to the screen. She said the deals instead fell apart over the years.chicagotribune.com
Forbes reveals highest paid actresses of 2015
Melissa McCarthy, star of this summer’s comedy “Spy,” is number three, having earned $23 million. Scarlett Johansson comes in second at $35.5 million, and “Hunger Games” star Jennifer Lawrence moves up a notch to number one, pulling in $52 million. Clarissa Ward reports.cbsnews.com