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Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow to ride electric Harley Davidson in 'Avengers' sequel

Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow to ride electric Harley Davidson in 'Avengers' sequel

LOS ANGELES, June 24 (UPI) --Scarlett Johansson's Marvel character Black Widow will reportedly ride the new electric Harley-Davidson motorcycle in "Avengers: Age of Ultron."
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Jeremy Renner stars in 'Kill the Messenger' trailer

Jeremy Renner stars in 'Kill the Messenger' trailer

LOS ANGELES, June 2 (UPI) --Jeremy Renner stars as real-life journalist Gary Webb in new thriller "Kill the Messenger."
Annie Martin
Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr. post photos from 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' shoot

Mark Ruffalo, Robert Downey Jr. post photos from 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' shoot

LONDON, April 23 (UPI) -- Mark Ruffalo and Robert Downey Jr. have taken to social media to share photos from the set of "Avengers: Age of Ultron."
Annie Martin
Paul Bettany confirms and discusses his role as Vision in 'Avengers 2'

Paul Bettany confirms and discusses his role as Vision in 'Avengers 2'

LOS ANGELES, April 14 (UPI) -- Paul Bettany confirmed and discussed his role as Vision in "Avengers: Age of Ultron" during an interview on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
Annie Martin
'Avengers 2': First glimpses of Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver from 'Age of Ultron'

'Avengers 2': First glimpses of Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver from 'Age of Ultron'

March 25 (UPI) -- "Avengers: Age of Ultron" has posted the first glimpses of the Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver from the upcoming film.
Annie Martin
'American Hustle' earns $200M at the global box office

'American Hustle' earns $200M at the global box office

CULVER CITY, Calif., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Hollywood's 1970s-set con artist picture "American Hustle" has surpassed $200 million at the worldwide box office, Sony Pictures said.
Madonna, Billie Joe Armstrong to perform at Grammys

Madonna, Billie Joe Armstrong to perform at Grammys

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Madonna, Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong and Miranda Lambert are to perform at the 56th annual Grammy Awards show in Los Angeles, CBS announced.
'American Hustle' named Best Film at SAG Awards

'American Hustle' named Best Film at SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- The stars of the 1970s-set con artist comedy "American Hustle" won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble in Los Angeles Saturday.
Morgan Freeman to present Rita Moreno with career SAG Award

Morgan Freeman to present Rita Moreno with career SAG Award

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Morgan Freeman is to present the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award to Rita Moreno at Saturday's SAG Awards ceremony in Los Angeles.
Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Adams win Golden Globe Awards

Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Adams win Golden Globe Awards

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 12 (UPI) -- "American Hustle" was named Best Comedy or Musical Film at the Golden Globe Awards ceremony in Los Angeles Sunday night.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014.
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Bradley Cooper talks about his 'American Hustle' look

Bradley Cooper talks about his 'American Hustle' look

NEW YORK, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- Actor Bradley Cooper says he and director David O. Russell gave a lot of thought to that tight, curly hairdo his FBI agent character, Richie DeMasso, sports in the 1970s-set dramedy, "American Hustle."
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International
At year's end: 2013 was an outstanding year at the cinema

At year's end: 2013 was an outstanding year at the cinema

2013 was an outstanding year for movies with a slate chock-full of thought-provoking, fact-inspired dramas, including "42," "Lee Daniels' The Butler," "12 Years a Slave," "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom," "Philomena," "Saving Mr. Banks," "Lone Survivor," "The Wolf of Wall Street" and "The Dallas Buyers Club."
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International
Bale reunites with 'Fighter' director Russell for 'American Hustle'

Bale reunites with 'Fighter' director Russell for 'American Hustle'

NEW YORK, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Actor Christian Bale, who won an Oscar for his performance in David O. Russell's film "The Fighter," says he jumped at the chance to work with the writer-director again on "American Hustle."
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International
Akon, Dave Grohl, 2 Chainz to be presenters at the AMAs

Akon, Dave Grohl, 2 Chainz to be presenters at the AMAs

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Jennifer Hudson, Marc Anthony, Fall Out Boy and Michael Bolton are to be presenters at Sunday's American Music Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, ABC said.
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Jeremy Renner
Jeremy Renner arrives on the red carpet at the 82nd Academy Awards in Hollywood on March 7, 2010. UPI/David Silpa
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Jeremy Lee Renner (born January 7, 1971) is an American actor and musician. Renner appeared in films throughout the 2000s, mostly in supporting roles. He came to prominence in films such as Dahmer (2002), S.W.A.T. (2003), Neo Ned (2005), and 28 Weeks Later (2007), and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his starring role in the 2009 Best Picture-winning war thriller The Hurt Locker. The following year he appeared in the critically acclaimed film The Town. His work as "James Coughlin" in that film received a nomination for the 2010 Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor plus nominations in the Supporting Actor category at the SAG Awards and the Golden Globes.

Renner was born in Modesto, California, the son of Valerie Cearley and Lee Renner. He has four younger siblings. He graduated from Fred C. Beyer High School and attended Modesto Junior College.

Renner has made a career out of playing charismatic anti-heroes. He has portrayed an eighteenth-century vampire, a gun-toting alcoholic, and a notorious serial killer, among other film roles. In addition to having done extensive theater work, Renner has starred in several major independent films, including the 2009 Iraq war thriller The Hurt Locker (directed by Kathryn Bigelow) which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor. He received several other major awards for Best Actor for this role.

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