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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
'The Killing' is canceled for a second time

'The Killing' is canceled for a second time

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- AMC says it has canceled its moody, Seattle-set police drama series "The Killing" for a second time.
Louis C.K. on how he landed his role in 'Blue Jasmine'

Louis C.K. on how he landed his role in 'Blue Jasmine'

NEW YORK, July 29 (UPI) -- Louis C.K. says he never expected to land a role in Woody Allen's drama "Blue Jasmine" when he went to meet the writer-director in his New York office.
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'The Killing' to return to AMC June 2

'The Killing' to return to AMC June 2

NEW YORK, March 29 (UPI) -- AMC says Season 3 of its Seattle-set crime drama "The Killing" is to begin with a two-hour premiere June 2.
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Peter Sarsgaard joins 'Killing' cast for Season 3

Peter Sarsgaard joins 'Killing' cast for Season 3

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Peter Sarsgaard is to play a villain in the third season of the Seattle-set crime drama "The Killing," The Hollywood Reporter said.
Maggie Gyllenhaal has baby No. 2

Maggie Gyllenhaal has baby No. 2

NEW YORK, April 30 (UPI) -- Maggie Gyllenhaal's publicist said Monday the actress gave birth to a second daughter in New York.
Maggie Gyllenhaal pregnant with baby No. 2

Maggie Gyllenhaal pregnant with baby No. 2

NEW YORK, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Maggie Gyllenhaal is pregnant with her second child, two sources close to the U.S. actress told UsMagazine.com.
Gyllenhaal and Sarsgaard marry in Italy

Gyllenhaal and Sarsgaard marry in Italy

NEW YORK, May 4 (UPI) -- Maggie Gyllenhaal's publicist says the U.S. actress has married her longtime beau Peter Sarsgaard in Italy.
Wilde, Sarsgaard tape young voter PSAs

Wilde, Sarsgaard tape young voter PSAs

NEW YORK, June 30 (UPI) -- Actors Olivia Wilde and Peter Sarsgaard are encouraging young people to register and vote in the U.S. presidential election in November, a youth group says.

Sarsgaard, Thompson cast in 'An Education'

NEW YORK, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina and Emma Thompson have joined the cast of "An Education," a film written by British author Nick Hornby and set in 1960s London.

Actor Sarsgaard contracts Lyme disease

NEW YORK, Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Actor Peter Sarsgaard returned to New York with Lyme disease he got on vacation with girlfriend Maggie Gyllenhaal and their daughter, Ramona, OK! reports.

Indie baby makes an early entrance

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Independent film stars Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard are the parents of a daughter, born two weeks early in a New York hospital.

Nick Nolte joining mob for 'Pittsburgh'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Nick Nolte has signed on to play a mobster in the new film, "The Mysteries of Pittsburgh," which is based on a novel by Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Chabon.

Busy Gyllenhaal taking time out for baby

NEW YORK, Aug. 17 (UPI) -- New York actress Maggie Gyllenhaal, 27, stars in two movies currently in the theaters, but she is focusing on her most immediate project -- motherhood.
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John Peter Sarsgaard (born March 7, 1971) is an American film and stage actor. He landed his first feature role in the movie Dead Man Walking in 1995. He then appeared in the independent films Another Day in Paradise (1995) and Desert Blue (1996). In 1998, Sarsgaard received a substantial role in The Man in the Iron Mask (1998), playing the son of John Malkovich's character. Sarsgaard later achieved critical recognition when he was cast in Boys Don't Cry (1999) as John Lotter. He landed his first leading role in the 2001 film The Center of the World. The following year, he played supporting roles in Empire, The Salton Sea, and K-19: The Widowmaker.

For his portrayal of Charles Lane in Shattered Glass, Sarsgaard won the Online Film Critics Society Award in the category for Best Supporting Actor and was nominated for the 2004 Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor. Sarsgaard has appeared in an eclectic range of films, including the 2004 comedy Garden State, the biographical film Kinsey (2004), the drama The Dying Gaul (2005) and big-budget films such as Flightplan (2005), Jarhead (2005), and Rendition (2007).

Sarsgaard has also appeared in Off-Broadway productions including Kingdom of Earth, Laura Dennis, and Burn This. In September 2008, he made his Broadway debut as Boris Alexeyevich Trigorin in The Seagull. Sarsgaard will appear in the off-Broadway production of Uncle Vanya in January 2009. Sarsgaard has been in a relationship with actress Maggie Gyllenhaal since 2002. In 2006, the two became engaged and Gyllenhaal gave birth to their daughter, Ramona, on October 3, 2006. On May 2, 2009 Sarsgaard and Gyllenhaal were married in Italy.

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