Lohman takes Page's place in 'Hell'

Lohman takes Page's place in 'Hell'

LOS ANGELES, March 4 (UPI) -- Hollywood actress Alison Lohman reportedly has signed on to take over Ellen Page's role in Sam Raimi's new supernatural thriller "Drag Me to Hell."

'Beowulf' gets comic-book treatment

SAN DIEGO , Oct. 1 (UPI) -- A star-studded, Hollywood film adaptation of the epic poem "Beowulf" has spawned a comic book series.

Two horses killed in 'Flicka' accidents

VENTURA, Calif., Oct. 24 (UPI) -- An investigation ordered by the American Humane Association has found that two horses who died on the set of the film "Flicka" were the victims of accidents.

Tim McGraw plays to type in 'Flicka'

NASHVILLE, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- Nashville superstar Tim McGraw should come out OK if the worst criticism he gets for his acting in the movie, "Flicka," is that he is "mean."

'Cold Case' star welcomes first child

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- CBS' "Cold Case" star Danny Pino and his wife, Lilly, have welcomed their first child, it was reported Thursday.

Maria Bello joins cast of 'Flicka' remake

LOS ANGELES, April 7 (UPI) -- Maria Bello has joined the cast of "Flicka," Fox 2000's remake of the 1943 Roddy McDowell feature "My Friend Flicka," The Hollywood Reporter said Thursday.

Garner named ShoWest 'Star of Tomorrow'

LOS ANGELES, March 9 (UPI) -- U.S. television and film actress Jennifer Garner has been named ShoWest 2004 Female Star of Tomorrow, ShoWest organizers announced Tuesday.

New film shows Ridley Scott's softer side

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Nicolas Cage snaps in 'Matchstick Men'

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'Dragon' leads US box office again

HOLLYWOOD, Oct. 13 (UPI) -- The second weekend of "Red Dragon" topped the nation's box office, easily besting a large group of new releases, with an estimated $17.6 million at 3,360 theate

'Dragon' leads US box office again

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Alison Lohman
TOR2002090605-TORONTO, Ontario, Canada,September 6 (UPI) -- Actress Alison Lohman arrives at the Toronto International Film Festival gala screening of "White Oleander" at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, Canada on September 6, 2002. Lohman co-stars with Michelle Pfeiffer and Robin Wright Penn in the film. jg/cc/cc/Christine Chew UPI

Alison Marion Lohman (born September 18, 1979) is an American actress. She has had lead roles in the films White Oleander in 2002 and Drag Me to Hell in 2009 as well as smaller parts in Matchstick Men, Big Fish and Flicka. She has also had roles on several television shows including 7th Heaven, Crusade, Tucker and Pasadena.

Lohman also voiced the title character in the 2005 English language re-dubbing of Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind.

Lohman was born and raised in Palm Springs, California, the daughter of Diane (née Dunham), a patisserie owner, and Gary Lohman, an architect. She has one younger brother, Robert (born 1982). She has two cats, Monk and Clint. Her family had no industry connections, but at age nine, she played Gretyl in The Sound of Music at the Palm Desert's McCallum Theater. Two years later, she won the Desert Theater League's award for "Most Outstanding Actress in a Musical" for the title role in Annie. By the age of 17, Lohman had appeared in 12 different major productions and had been a backing singer for the likes of Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope and the Desert Symphony.

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