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Jennifer Connelly says husband Paul Bettany barely talked to her on set of 'Shelter'

Jennifer Connelly says husband Paul Bettany barely talked to her on set of 'Shelter'

NEW YORK, March 7 (UPI) -- Jennifer Connelly told DuJour magazine that working with husband director Paul Bettany in the film "Shelter" was not at all what she expected.
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Darren Aronofsky's 'Noah' banned in several Middle Eastern countries

Darren Aronofsky's 'Noah' banned in several Middle Eastern countries

CAIRO, March 7 (UPI) -- Several Middle Eastern countries have banned the upcoming epic "Noah," and more countries are expected to follow.
Annie Martin
Colin Farrell says working with Eva Marie Saint was 'a dream'

Colin Farrell says working with Eva Marie Saint was 'a dream'

NEW YORK, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Irish actor Colin Farrell, who has expressed in the past his great esteem for film legends like Peter O'Toole and Elizabeth Taylor, says sharing the screen with Eva Marie Saint in the supernatural romance "Winter's Tale" was a career highlight for him.
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International

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'Noah' trailer debuts: Russell Crowe takes on a biblical disaster

'Noah' trailer debuts: Russell Crowe takes on a biblical disaster

Nov. 14 (UPI) --Russell Crowe portrays the biblical ark-builder commissioned by God.
Kate Stanton
'Winter's Tale' to open in North America in February

'Winter's Tale' to open in North America in February

BURBANK, Calif., Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Warner Bros. Pictures says it has set a February North America release date for "Winter's Tale," the directorial debut of screenwriter Akiva Goldsman.

Stylist sues salon for discrimination

NEW YORK, May 3 (UPI) -- A former hair stylist at one of New York's priciest salons is suing for discrimination, after allegedly being called "blackie" and "slave."
Connelly gives birth to a daughter

Connelly gives birth to a daughter

NEW YORK, June 8 (UPI) -- Jennifer Connelly's publicist says the actress has given birth to a daughter in the New York home she shares with her husband, actor Paul Bettany.
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Connelly pregnant with third child

Connelly pregnant with third child

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Jennifer Connelly's publicist says the 40-year-old American actress is pregnant with her third child.
'Creation' to open Toronto film fest

'Creation' to open Toronto film fest

TORONTO, July 16 (UPI) -- Jon Amiel's Charles Darwin bio-picture "Creation" has been selected to open the 34th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival, organizers said.
Stars line up for Revlon Walk Run event

Stars line up for Revlon Walk Run event

LOS ANGELES, April 2 (UPI) -- U.S. actresses Jennifer Connelly and Jessica Alba and talk show host Jimmy Fallon will preside over the 2009 Revlon Run/Walk for Women, organizers said.

'Earth' sci-fi flick is No. 1

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- The science fiction remake "The Day the Earth Stood Still" opened strongly in U.S. theaters this weekend, grabbing the top spot, Box Office Mojo said Sunday.
IMAX 'Earth' to land at Navy Pier

IMAX 'Earth' to land at Navy Pier

CHICAGO, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Chicago's Navy Pier IMAX Theatre says it will soon be showing an IMAX version of the Hollywood remake of "The Day the Earth Stood Still."
'Earth' remake set for IMAX release

'Earth' remake set for IMAX release

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- The remake of the Hollywood film classic "The Day the Earth Stood Still" is to be released in IMAX this December, said IMAX Corp. and Twentieth Century Fox.
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Actress Jennifer Connelly attends the Costume Institute Gala celebrating Chanel on May 2, 2005 at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art. (UPI Photo/Ezio Petersen)
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Jennifer Lynn Connelly (born December 12, 1970) is an American film actress and former child model who started modeling after a friend of her parents suggested an audition. She subsequently appeared in magazine, newspaper and television advertising before making her motion picture debut in the 1984 crime film Once Upon a Time in America. As a teenager, Connelly continued her career as a model, at the same time starring in films such as Labyrinth and Career Opportunities. She gained critical acclaim for her work in the 1998 science fiction film Dark City and for her portrayal of Marion Silver in Darren Aronofsky's drama, Requiem for a Dream (2000).

In 2002, Connelly won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress along with a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and the BAFTA for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her role as Alicia Nash in Ron Howard's biopic A Beautiful Mind. Other film credits include the Marvel superhero film Hulk, the thriller Dark Water, the drama Blood Diamond, the remake of The Day the Earth Stood Still and the romantic comedy He's Just Not That Into You.

Since 2005, Connelly has served as the Amnesty International Ambassador for Human Rights Education in the United States. Magazines including Time, Vanity Fair and Esquire, as well as the Los Angeles Times newspaper have included her on their lists of the world's most beautiful women.

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