Ethan Hawke proved to be an incredibly supportive father while directing his daughter, Maya Hawke, in a new biopic called Wildcat. The famous actor had to face a great personal challenge, as one of the big parts of the movie involved his daughter having to engage in a revealing intimate scene. Read more to learn how Ethan Hawke approached this delicate situation.
Marilyn Monroe is probably one of the most iconic actresses of the 1950s, and audiences continue to be charmed by her. While fans were captivated by her beauty and impressed by her work, her personal struggles have also become a common topic when looking back at her life. Over the past decades, numerous on-screen portrayals of the tragic Hollywood star have been released. From cameos and small homages to TV series, biopics, and serious dramas, we witnessed a variety of depictions of the famous blonde seductress. Today, we’re looking back at some of the most notable performances that are all unique and memorable for different reasons.
More than half of the world’s population brushes their teeth twice a day, and 2% of people admitted to never brushing their teeth. We might think celebrities, who seem to “have it all,” practice personal hygiene and don’t go a day without showering. After all, we each have our unique habits and if it works for us, we shouldn’t change them just to conform to society’s beliefs. We found 10 talented celebrities who shared their quirks when it comes to their own personal care.
The number of women having their first child at an older age is growing. For example, in 2013, in European countries, it was 28.8 years old, and in 2018, it was 29. And the number one reason is the development of science. Not a long time ago, the world-famous model, Naomi Campbell, became a mom for the first time at the age of 50. She thanks scientific progress for such an opportunity.
Stepping out of your comfort zone can be scary, but challenges are part of what makes life fun. Besides, doing something new might lead you to discover new hidden talents and things about yourself that you didn’t know before. Take Lady Gaga for example: she started getting immersed in acting only a few years ago, and now she is looking forward to her new role as Harley Quinn.
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.
Research shows that 92% of working moms and 89% of stay-at-home moms feel overwhelmed by work, home, and, most importantly, parenting responsibilities. But imagine that in addition to being a mom you are also an actor, model, film producer, screenwriter, and television producer all at the same time, like Uma Thurman.
An eponym can be a person after whom something is called, and we probably use eponyms all the time without knowing. The words zipper, sandwich, and cardigan are all named after different real people. From animals to planets, having something called after you is extremely cool. We at Bright Side gathered 11 unusual things whose names were inspired by iconic celebrities.
For the sake of a brilliant career and popularity, many actors and singers are ready to give up family happiness and marriage. However, there are many female celebrities who have sacrificed successful careers to devote their lives to family and children.
The mean age of first-time mothers has been increasing steadily around the world. For example, in 2013 this figure was 28.8 years in European countries, while in 2018 it became 29.3 years. This is due primarily to the development of science. Recently, the world famous model Naomi Campbell became a mother for the first time at the age of 50. She thanks science for this opportunity.
Traveling first class, vacations at a luxurious villa, top-notch restaurants, VIP access to museums and theaters, meeting celebrities in person... Children from rich families have all of this, and so do their nannies. From the outside, it might seem that this is a dream job, but there are quite a few drawbacks.
Psychologists note that self-esteem is sometimes based on how good people think they look. Appearance complexes often appear as a result of careless words from the people closest to us, or when we compare our body with glossy magazine standards. And very often it happens that, to our surprise, others see our flaws as virtues.
Good casting is a guarantee of a movie’s success. But when selecting candidates, casting managers oftentimes make mistakes. It’s pretty hard to avoid criticizing reviews and sharp comments when roles go to the actors who the fans feel don’t fit them.
We all vividly remember the roles that brought fame to these wonderful actresses. Some of these stars ignited right in front of our eyes. After all, it feels as if it was yesterday when we first saw Uma Thurman dancing the twist with John Travolta. And it seems it was just recently when we empathized with Nicole Kidman in the Bangkok Hilton flick.
Some scenes portrayed in movies have become classics in their genre or are now symbols that fans can identify with. No matter their genre, comedy, horror, or science fiction, fashion will always be present. Raise your hand if you’ve ever wished for Marty McFly’s futuristic sneakers like from Back to the Future, or yearned to at least try on Cinderella’s Swarovski crystal slippers.
Wrinkles and gray hair are usually considered bad and undesirable. Unfortunately, nowadays many women live under this motto. But no matter how hard we try, our emotions leave traces on our faces with time. And a strong struggle to eliminate them, to some extent, means erasing one’s individuality.
Sometimes, a movie doesn’t have to win an Oscar for Best Costume Design to become memorable. Very often, the costumes of characters are planned really meticulously, but there are times when something really mysterious about their clothes appears accidentally.
Sometimes, we can forget that celebrities are just like everyone else. They’ve had their loves and heartaches, relationships that can be fleeting, or romances worthy of their own film. The difference is that their personal lives are usually exposed in the media, and we all end up knowing even the tiniest details of their love stories.
Very few viewers notice the little details that creators add to their movies. And this is totally fine — our most important goal when watching a film is to understand the plot and the point of the story. But when we miss the details, we miss the important subplots. For example, some details may indicate a special connection between the characters and even point to a specific ending. And others help us understand the characters better or even the creators themselves.
Modern women use a lot of different methods to stay young and fix the things they don’t like about themselves. Some of them decide to have cosmetic surgeries and others get beauty procedures. The most important thing is knowing when to stop, because if you don’t, you might turn into a completely different person.
Not all celebrities have a perfectly symmetrical face, an ideal smile, and a slim body. And their flaws make us fall in love with them even more. But there are some celebrities who look like they’ve come from another planet. Did they pass their unique looks on to their children?
Not many people pay attention to movie posters and that’s exactly where the most illogical and bizarre things can be found. Scroll down and you’ll know why the city that has its own superhero has the highest crime rate and what enchantment they didn’t show you in the movies about Harry Potter.
The genetic draw is quite possibly the most unpredictable and fascinating game. Sometimes even the most striking beauties have children with ordinary looks. However, there are some celebrity heirs that have such great looks, they can overshadow their parents.
Short legs, no obvious waistline, extra weight... None of these are a problem for some of the brightest celebrities of today. They don’t let their “flaws” get in the way of achieving great things in their careers and in their personal lives.