It might be from her role as Jenny Humphrey in the hit show Gossip Girl or Cindy Lou Who from the movie How the Grinch Stole Christmas, but Taylor Momsen’s face is undeniably familiar. Recently, she opened up about how things weren’t easy in her personal life as a child actress.
This interview produced more questions than it was supposed to answer. After a long break from the limelight, Jim Carrey finally appeared in public and left everyone speechless. The interviewer was left completely gobsmacked as she couldn’t understand what was going on with Jim. Everyone thought that the actor had some serious mental health issues.
During Cinderella’s momentous journey to the ball, her fairy godmother crafted a magnificent dress that left everyone in awe. However, the true essence of the fairy tale lay not in the attire but in the remarkable shoes. In reality, celebrities often don extraordinary footwear that effortlessly steals the spotlight, eclipsing their clothing and becoming the ultimate focal point.
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.
Many of us associate the 1990s with careless childhood or teenage years. At that time, we could easily fall in love with handsome actors who starred in movies or on TV shows. But nowadays, we have new heroes, and they look quite different from the ones we adored in the past.
We all know Grinch — the big, fluffy, green dude who can’t stand our favorite winter holiday. The character was created by Dr. Seuss, and he first appeared in his book in 1957. By the way, Grinch wasn’t green in the book — it was black and white. Also, if you were wondering how old Grinch is — he’s 53, the same age Dr. Seuss was when he wrote the book. But let’s learn more about the character. We all know how the story goes: a furry creature is living in seclusion, on a cliff outside the town of Whoville. The citizens are obsessed with the winter holiday and make a big fuss around it every year, and also a lot of noise.
Some people associate Renée Zellweger with the funny and chubby Bridget Jones, who Renée portrayed in 3 movies. Others remember the actress for her part as Roxie Hart in the musical Chicago. And there are also those who know her for her most recent movie, Judy. But one thing is obvious, Renée Zellweger is a great talented actress who has played in dozens of movies, some of which are amazing, and some not so much, but it doesn’t really matter.
Many famous people who have achieved fame have agreed to take on roles in films for incredibly low pay. While it might seem like most actors have received buckets of cash for their work, you’d be surprised to learn how many celebs have received tiny wages only because they desired that particular role or were new to the movie business.
Things don’t always go as planned when making a movie. Many directors enjoy improvising and modifying the script on the spot, bringing more drama or comedy to the action, which can genuinely surprise the actors. Frequently, unforeseen events and dialogue make their way into the final draft. However, some incidents are totally accidental, such as an actor’s forgetfulness.
Just like common people, it’s nice to know that plenty of A-listers aren’t immune to catching feelings for other leading men and ladies in Hollywood. And luckily, some of these stars didn’t shy away from openly showing their adoration toward their idols. On this list, some of the crushes might be obvious and understandable, while others are totally unexpected.
When thinking of the word “comedy,” Jim Carrey might be someone that pops up in our heads. With a career spanning over 4 decades, The Mask actor is a man of many talents. Not only can he act, but he can produce, dance, sing, and write, and he loves to throw paint onto a canvas. Not many people know the real reason why Carrey chose to start comedy — as it turns out, it all began with his mother. Let’s take a moment to get to know the man behind the longest-spanning character he’s ever played, known as Jim Carrey.
We love to watch many romantic movies over and over again because they make us feel good. But even the films we’ve seen dozens of times may still have some details we never really noticed. And some romantic movies have such amazing behind-the-scenes stories that we can’t help but tell you about them.
When the live-action of a story we all like is announced, the first question that comes to mind is who will be the actor who will play this or that character and how they will look with their clothes and hairstyle. However, there are times when producers twist the story with a new look, changing the protagonist’s appearance and giving the movie or series a fresh and modern style.
Horror fans, we’ve got good news for you! Scientists have found that fear-provoking virtual situations help us cope with our fear of reality. By challenging their fears, people can gain positive feedback and increase adaptability. Well, Halloween is the time to watch a couple of horror films with friends. And there you can find some costume ideas for your party and dress up with the whole family or a group of friends, like the characters of your favorite movie!
It is a very common occurrence in the movie industry for actors to turn down roles offered to them by big studios or directors. They might have different reasons for this, like being too busy working on a different project, the pay is too low, or the script may seem too boring. But sometimes, actors regret their decisions not to take certain roles because the movies end up becoming iconic.
Cameron Diaz ended her career of her own will, which is something you don’t see a lot in Hollywood. Around 10 years ago, Annie was released, where she, according to critics, “overacted to the point of hysteria.” After that, she left the movie business, even though she had won the love of millions of fans thanks to her role in The Mask, among others.
All of us have probably come across movie characters who looked very familiar, but we couldn’t recall where we knew them from. This usually happens when an actor literally lives their part. And if this is the case, you can recognize them only by some of their facial features or their voice, for example.
With all the makeup and costumes, actors can look completely unrecognizable in movies. To us, it all becomes pure magic. But to actors, this job is much harder than it looks. There are many times they have to literally talk themselves into it and go through a lot of struggle and suffering. And at times they are even pretty close to quitting and forgetting it all like a very bad dream.
Manifestation can be defined as the process of turning an idea into a reality. While many people believe that it’s merely a pseudoscience, others swear by it. In fact, the Hollywood world is full of examples of celebrities who get to live out their longtime fantasies, whether romantically, professionally, or both.
It may be hard for you to picture some of the biggest Hollywood names as loving and caring grandparents. Well, that just means we have some stereotypes to break. Some of the most influential names in the industry are proudly taking care of their adorable grandkids, proving it’s never too early or too late to be blessed with a new offspring. Bright Side wants to show you 13 celebrities that you will likely be surprised to discover became grandparents at a very young age.
Some actors have an extremely bright and striking career. Seeing them on the screen, we can’t even imagine that the beginning of their career could have been complicated. However, even the most iconic stars had to go through some of the most challenging times to reach their dream.
Sometimes the story of a movie’s creation is more fascinating than the movie itself. Some actors would agree to play a small part and become famous. While others would turn down a cool project and never get another chance to play in something like this. And there are actors who refused parts in movies, but then changed their minds and hit the jackpot.
Being a successful artist, whether an actor, musician, or painter, is an accomplishment in itself. However, there are certain celebrities who didn’t want to stick with just one field and have proven to excel in several disciplines, extending their talent and demonstrating their sensitivity when it comes to learning new things.
There are a lot of reasons why people decide to follow celebrities, and having them be your role model is one of them. Not all famous people reached stardom immediately — a lot of them had to struggle and be persistent, and their efforts paid off. We compiled a list full of different celebrities’ life stories.
It’s always great to discover what pure magic hides behind the scenes. And really, some actors may have an outstanding contribution to the whole movie itself. Some may change the plot entirely with mere improvisation. In other cases, directors themselves show us some extra talents they have in a shot or 2.
Studies have shown that a crush lasts an average of 4 months. If feelings last for longer than that, one is considered to be officially in love. Celebrities are just like us — they too take a liking to other people. At times, they even end up falling for each other. Some of these crushes blossom into a relationship, while others don’t, and many go unnoticed.
Over time, even popular actors and actresses appear on-screen less often, and they start taking on supporting roles. This might be for different reasons: some actors and actresses devote their time to their families, others get stuck in the same roles, and some may adopt bad habits.
Many people think that actors and actresses live in endless luxury and earn huge sums of money for their work. But sometimes, top stars work for very little money or even for free. Some of them wanted to take part in a project they liked for the story, and others had to agree to work for little money to be able to get multi-million-dollar projects later.
Not all actors are willing to make dramatic changes in their appearance. However, actors that fall in love with their characters are willing to do anything to present viewers with a person they can easily believe in. And sometimes the transformations are so big, it’s almost impossible to recognize the actors.
While some actors appear on-screen playing similar characters, others explore new facets of their talent. Sometimes it’s really interesting to watch how a professional actor skillfully transforms into a totally different person.
There are so many tricks filmmakers use that can manipulate our perception and make us see things the way they want us to see them. Whether it be through camera angles and movements or the actors’ makeup and costumes — there are always details we may not pay attention to but that help influence how we look at the characters and their story. And that being said, color is an incredibly powerful tool that can be used to do this as well.
The path to success isn’t easy for everyone, and celebrities are no exception. Yes, some of them were lucky to hit the lottery at birth, but others had to work as janitors to achieve the things they have today.
No one can magically acquire the status of an international movie star overnight. Actors have to go through many roles on their way to fame and recognition. If you study the filmography of some famous actors and actresses, you can find movies that you’d never expect to see them in.
It may seem like Hollywood actors and actresses have it all. From the glitz and glamour to the recognition and fame, it’s hard to believe that some of these celebrity A-listers were ready and willing to put their acting careers aside and get their hands dirty with more meaningful, fulfilling projects.
Hollywood has presented us with many legendary onscreen romances like the ones between Scarlett O’Hara and Rhett Butler from Gone With the Wind, Jack and Rose from Titanic, Joel Barish and Clementine Kruczynski from Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, and many more. But not all actors are capable of emoting truly strong feelings and making us believe that they love their on-screen partner with all their heart. And there are several reasons for this: actors could hate each other in real life, they might not consider their partners attractive enough, or they might simply be bad at acting.
The lives celebrities lead seem very attractive to us, indeed. We tend to think that they, being so shiny, famous, and successful, always get what they want. However, sometimes they fall victim to unrequited love and feel the exact same way about it as we do.