Many people think having a good-looking actor is always necessary in movies. They have a point. We often see beautiful actors in many films. But today, we want to talk about characters who aren’t just known for being good-looking. These characters are interesting because actors need more than just looks to get these roles. However, it’s important to note that handsome actors have also played roles that didn’t look attractive.
“I think that I started hating my body when I was about 14.” In a recent Hollywood event, something truly intimate and unexpected happened that left everyone astonished. Emma Thompson, the 63-year-old actress, made a bold and empowering appearance, defying ageist stereotypes and challenging conventional beauty norms.
Emma Thompson is an award-winning actress who has given us moving performances that have brought tears of joy or sadness to our eyes. Her love life has also been full of ups and downs. A public scandal forced her to reconsider what love is, and thanks to that fresh perspective, she finally found her soulmate — Greg Wise, her husband of 20 years.
Emma Thompson is sharing her candid views on romance, and they might not be what we expect. The 63-year-old recently opened up about the way she sees relationships based on her own journey and love life, which hasn’t always been so simple. We admire Thompson for her honesty, and we’re curious to see if you agree with her.
Sherlock Holmes is the most portrayed character in history. Since his creation in 1887, he has been played by over 75 different actors. This is proof that some movie characters simply steal our hearts. The impeccable work done by the actors makes them memorable, and no matter who plays these parts, we keep rooting for them all the same.
Life often puts many obstacles in our way and only with the passage of time we are able to see that in reality, fate was conspiring in our favor. British actress Emma Thompson is living proof of this. After years of struggling with IVF, she ended up adopting a refugee teenager.
As they say, directing is 90% casting. And it’s really one of the extremes of how directors work with their actors and why their movies live on through time and become truly iconic. But this time, let’s concentrate more on the actors themselves — the actresses in particular — and see which performances became monumental and in which movies they performed to their best ability, winning one of the most coveted prizes of all time.
Emma Thompson is the first person to ever win an Oscar as an actress and as a writer. But Thompson is not only a celebrity but also an activist who cares about the climate and other humanitarian causes. In this article, we wanted to dive deep into her family life to tell you about her relationships, especially the one she shares with her adopted son, Tindy.
Actors have the gift of being able to live as many lives as they want. The process of interpreting a new role requires mental and physical preparation that can last for months. And on some occasions, these transformations make the actors unrecognizable. These are some who have played such exceptional roles and who have given their soul to their characters in such a way that we need to cheat to be able to recognize them on screen.
Actors do a great job portraying various kinds of characters, so much so that sometimes we forget who they are in real life. That’s why we’ve gathered a list of these extra-talented people acting in different movies to remind you just how incredible they master their roles. We would never believe actors like Tilda Swinton could look so different in 2 separate films.
There are actors who are called typecast actors because they play the same type of character all the time. Katherine Heigl, Zooey Deschanel, or Michelle Rodriguez, for example, have experienced this problem firsthand. However, there are actresses who can play dozens of different characters, from villains to sweethearts, and be totally convincing in all of them. So, let’s find out who these actresses are.
Experienced teams of makeup artists and hairstylists are available on movie and TV show sets, and practical effects, such as prosthetics makeup, are always within reach in today’s day and age. However, a few talented names from cinema and television still prefer to change for the role physically. Some actors seem to have mastered the art of making chameleon-like transformations, whether they lose tons of weight, bulk up, or decide to go completely bald.
At the sheer age of 13 years old, 53% of girls say they are unhappy with their bodies. By the time girls reach 17, this percentage jumps to 78%. In a utopian universe, all of us would be happy about the house in which we live — our powerful bodies.Actress Emma Thompson, who’s now in her sixties, needed decades to make peace with her own body. The way she carries herself and the way she undisputedly admits to having had quite a journey until she got to this point are worthy of being shared. Let’s find out together how we can be a little bit kinder to ourselves and grow a more authentic bond with our bodies.
Robbie Coltrane, best known for his role as the half-giant wizard Hagrid in Harry Potter, left us at age 72. However, as he once said, even though he might not be here one day, his legacy — Hagrid — will always be with us.
Some actors complement each other so well on-screen that casting directors decide to recast them together over and over again. Moreover, for some actors who have great chemistry, co-starring can be very successful, and it might give their acting careers a huge boost.
It seems some celebrities have never been young because we all remember them at a more mature age. In fact, they have either started their career quite late or, for some reason, we don’t remember the start of their creative path.
All of our imaginations were captured by HBO’s fantasy adventure series Game of Thrones and the mythical land of Westeros during its run on TV from 2011-2019. And whichever characters we supported, we are all curious to see what these incredible actors have gone on to do since Game of Thrones’ reign ended. We at Bright Side are big fans of this exciting series and the talented cast who took us on a journey for years. That’s why we’ve decided to check up on what our favorites have been up to since the show’s finale.
The Harry Potter series has captured the hearts of generations of children and adults alike. For one, the series is full of strong and exciting female characters that have inspired girls to be brave and to love themselves. And the behind-the-scenes facts about the cast show us the magic that goes into making our favorite movies, and the ways that things could have been different but ended up just right. We at Bright Side also love the Harry Potter franchise, so we’re sharing these facts about some of the cast members that might surprise you.
The findings of a recent study shed light on the fascinating relationship between cosmetic surgery, self-esteem, and the aging process among women. This study, which examined the impact of cosmetic surgery avoidance on self-esteem as women age, revealed intriguing insights into how societal pressures and personal choices intersect with perceptions of beauty and confidence.According to the study’s results, women who choose to forgo cosmetic surgery experience a notable increase in self-esteem as they navigate the journey of aging. This phenomenon highlights the transformative power of embracing one’s natural appearance and rejecting the notion that external interventions are necessary to maintain or enhance beauty. As these women gracefully age, their self-esteem grows stronger, suggesting that a profound sense of self-acceptance can counteract the negative effects of societal beauty standards that often promote unrealistic ideals.In stark contrast, the study found that women who opt for cosmetic surgery procedures tend to experience diminishing levels of body satisfaction as they grow older. This raises important questions about the psychological impact of these procedures and suggests that the initial satisfaction derived from cosmetic interventions may be short-lived. The study’s results caution against the assumption that altering one’s appearance through surgery will inherently lead to sustained happiness or improved self-perception over time.Interestingly, the context of Hollywood’s emphasis on self-image adds an additional layer of complexity to this discussion. While the entertainment industry has long been associated with unattainable beauty standards, the present era witnesses a heartening shift. Many prominent women within the entertainment world are now choosing to embrace the natural signs of aging, including wrinkles and graying hair. By doing so, they challenge the established norms of their industry and provide powerful examples of how authentic beauty transcends the confines of age and appearance.These Hollywood figures exemplify the notion that true beauty emanates from an inner sense of confidence and self-assuredness. The connection between inner well-being and outer radiance becomes evident as these women exhibit a newfound luminosity that emanates from within. Their willingness to embrace their age-associated features speaks to a larger societal transformation—a growing recognition that beauty is not confined to youthfulness or the absence of imperfections.In conclusion, the study’s findings underscore the intricate interplay between cosmetic surgery, self-esteem, and aging among women. The research illuminates the empowering journey of those who choose to eschew cosmetic interventions, showcasing the uplifting impact of self-acceptance on self-esteem as they age. Concurrently, the study serves as a reminder that the pursuit of external alterations does not guarantee lasting contentment. The evolving perspective within Hollywood, where influential women celebrate their aging processes, reinforces the idea that genuine beauty emanates from the inner self, shining outward to illuminate the face and spirit. Ultimately, these insights encourage a more holistic and compassionate approach to beauty, one that values the individual’s journey and honors the authenticity that comes with embracing the passage of time.
Some actors seem to play the same role in every movie. This happens to Katherine Heigl, Zooey Deschanel, and Michelle Rodriguez. And it’s hard to say why. Perhaps they are so good at their specific type of characters that moviemakers don’t want to try them out in anything else. However, there are actresses who can transform into dozens of different characters — desperate villains and real cuties.
A bright appearance is a working tool for celebrities, especially for actors and musicians, and their success oftentimes depends on it. That’s why it’s no surprise that they try hard to preserve it by all means, using the services of cosmetologists and even plastic surgeons. But many celebrities are absolutely against such improvements.
A bride wearing a white dress with a fitted bodice and a voluminous skirt is probably the first thing many of us think of when we hear the word “wedding.” But not all brides, including celebrities, dream of wearing traditional wedding dresses. Some brides push the boundaries of wedding fashion and choose bright colors and risky cuts for their big day.
Thanks to the Internet and social media, some people think that celebrities have it easy. After all, they have tons of money and staff to help them with things. But when it comes to parenthood, we’re all equal. And for many people — including the celebrities in this article — the journey to parenthood included the conscious choice to adopt children.
There is a widespread belief that a pretty face is always something you want in your movie. People saying that certainly have a point. There’s a certain number of good-looking actors we repeatedly see in movies. But today we want to focus on those characters that aren’t defined by their good looks. Those are especially interesting because, in order to get the role, actors have to be talented not just good looking. However, that doesn’t mean that good-looking people haven’t played “ugly” characters.
That feeling that tempts you to watch “just” one episode more is something that we’re used to dealing with pretty much every day by now. The credits roll and in a sneaky, but kind of pleasant way, your streaming service already starts the countdown before automatically going to the next episode. And honestly, nothing seems easier than just letting it do its job, relaxing, and continuing to watch for a while.
After rushing for the last 12 months, we finally get a chance to slow down, spend time with our loved ones, and just be happy doing nothing. It’s finally time to wrap up in a blanket, drink hot chocolate, and watch Christmas movies.
Despite doctors’ recommendations in most countries to have the first baby before the age of 30, this number is constantly increasing. Careers, failed relationships, and problems with conception are just some of the reasons why women decide to postpone motherhood. Sometimes, children are born when their mothers are well over 40 years old. And these cases inevitably attract a lot of attention.