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Matthew McConaughey stars in new trailer for 'Interstellar'

Matthew McConaughey stars in new trailer for 'Interstellar'

LOS ANGELES, July 30 (UPI) --A dramatic new trailer for Christopher Nolan's "Interstellar" stars Matthew McConaughey as a father who takes part in a space mission to save mankind.
Annie Martin
Matthew McConaughey tries to save the world in new 'Interstellar' trailer

Matthew McConaughey tries to save the world in new 'Interstellar' trailer

LOS ANGELES, May 16 (UPI) --The trailer for Christopher Nolan's upcoming film "Interstellar" premiered online Friday showing Matthew McConaughey racing to save the world from starvation.
Aileen Graef
Blake Lively to star alongside Ellen Burstyn in 'The Age of Adaline'

Blake Lively to star alongside Ellen Burstyn in 'The Age of Adaline'

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 6 (UPI) -- Blake Lively has been spotted alongside Ellen Burstyn on the set of their upcoming film, "The Age of Adaline."
Annie Martin
Private funeral held for Philip Seymour Hoffman in New York

Private funeral held for Philip Seymour Hoffman in New York

NEW YORK, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Laura Linney, Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams were among the 400 mourners at Philip Seymour Hoffman's funeral in New York.
'Flowers in the Attic' nets big ratings for Lifetime

'Flowers in the Attic' nets big ratings for Lifetime

Jan. 21 (UPI) -- The TV movie earned 6.1 million viewers on Saturday.
Kate Stanton
Harrison Ford lands role in romantic drama 'The Age of Adaline'

Harrison Ford lands role in romantic drama 'The Age of Adaline'

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Hollywood film star Harrison Ford has joined Blake Lively and Ellen Burstyn in the romantic drama "The Age of Adaline," Lionsgate announced Wednesday.
'Interstellar': Watch the trailer for Christopher Nolan's space film

'Interstellar': Watch the trailer for Christopher Nolan's space film

Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway and Michael Caine star in Christopher Nolan's upcoming space flick.
Kate Stanton

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.
By United Press International
Ellen Pompeo criticizes Emmys for lack of diversity

Ellen Pompeo criticizes Emmys for lack of diversity

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- "Grey's Anatomy" actress Ellen Pompeo told USA Today she was disappointed by what she called a lack of diversity at Sunday's Emmy Awards telecast.
'Candelabra' wins Best Miniseries Emmy, Best Actor for Michael Douglas

'Candelabra' wins Best Miniseries Emmy, Best Actor for Michael Douglas

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Michael Douglas earned an Emmy Sunday night in Los Angeles for his portrayal of iconic entertainer Liberace in the TV movie "Behind the Candelabra."
'Flowers in the Attic' to get small-screen remake

'Flowers in the Attic' to get small-screen remake

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- Ellen Burstyn, Heather Graham, Kiernan Shipka and Mason Dye are to star in a TV movie based on the U.S. novel "Flowers in the Attic," Deadline.com reported.
'Interstellar,' starring McConaughey and Hathaway, starts shooting

'Interstellar,' starring McConaughey and Hathaway, starts shooting

HOLLYWOOD, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Director Christopher Nolan has begun principal photography on "Interstellar" in Alberta, Canada, Paramount Pictures and Warner Bros. Pictures said Tuesday.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 7, 2012.
By United Press International
Grace, Burstyn to star in 'Picnic'

Grace, Burstyn to star in 'Picnic'

NEW YORK, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- Reed Birney, Maggie Grace and Ellen Burstyn are to star in the play "Picnic" on Broadway this winter, the Roundabout Theatre Company said Friday.
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Ellen Burstyn
WAX2001031401 - 14 MARCH 2001 - LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA: Ellen Burstyn earned her sixth Oscar nomination for her performance in "Requiem for a Dream" as Sara Goldfarb, a housewife whose life spirals out of control when she becomes addicted o pills. Burstyn won the Oscar for best actress for Martin Scorsese's 1974 movie, "Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore." She was born Edna Rae Gilhooley on Dec. 7, 1932. (To go with bc-us-oscars-burstyn by Pat Nason) cc/File Photo/Ezio Peterson UPI
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Ellen Burstyn (born December 7, 1932) is an American actress, who has worked in film, stage and television.

Burstyn's acting career began in theatre during the late 1950s and over the next ten years she appeared in several films and television series before joining the Actors Studio in 1967. She achieved recognition for her supporting role in The Last Picture Show (1971) and the lead role in The Exorcist (1973), receiving Academy Award nominations for both performances. She won the Best Actress Oscar the following year for her work in Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1973). In 1975 she won a Tony Award for her work in the Broadway production of Same Time, Next Year, and received a Golden Globe Award and a fourth Academy Award nomination for her performance in the 1978 film version.

She continued to work extensively during the 1980s and 1990s, and was acclaimed for her performance in the film Requiem for a Dream, for which she received several critic's awards.

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