career

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  • Sigourney Weaver, Alien, Ridley Scott

    Sigourney Weaver wasn't sure about movie career

    Actress Sigourney Weaver said she was not even sure if she wanted to be in a movie when she first auditioned for Alien. The 67-year-old actress came from a theatre background and said she wasn't sure if she wanted to sign up to a Hollywood movie when she stood in front of the science fiction franchise's director Ridley Scott at her audition for the 1979 film, reported People magazine. "I remember that (director) Ridley (Scott) built an entire set for me just

    Hollywood | May 26, 2017
  • Robin Wright, House of Cards, Kids, Career

    Robin Wright surprised by her kids' career choice

    Actress Robin Wright says she is surprised by her children taking up acting and modelling as their profession. The House of Cards actress, who has daughter Dylan, 26, and son Hopper, 23, with ex-husband Sean Penn, says her kids were not interested in showbiz during their childhood, reported Femalefirst. ”You know, when they were kids, they'd been on set since they were born. I was breastfeeding both my kids in my trailer in between scenes during Forrest Gump. “And they would say constantly as

    Television | May 23, 2017
  • Ajay Jayaram, Badminton, K Srikanth, Sai Praneeth, Sameer Verma

    Ajay Jayaram feels fitter after achieving career-best rank

    Ajay Jayaram says he never felt more fitter in his decade-long career soon after attaining a career-best ranking of world no.13, which means he is currently the best Indian shuttler in men's singles. “I'm very happy to finally reach my best rankings. I had my shares of struggles, be it injuries or lack of form. I just kept going ahead and it is satisfying to get the results,” Jayaram told PTI. “This is the best I have felt about my game and

    Sports | May 18, 2017
  • Josh Henderson, The Arrangement, Acting, Dating

    Acting career makes dating tough: Josh Henderson

    Josh Henderson says his acting career makes dating more difficult because he always feels that women are interested in him because he is famous. The Arrangement star, who is currently single, says his job makes relationships hard because he has little control over his schedule, reported Femalefirst. “I'm single ... being in this industry and being a visible part of it makes it tough. I'm shooting a show six months out of the year or out of the country. “I'm a relationship guy, and

    Television | May 17, 2017
  • Book Ernest Hemingway

    Unveiling Ernest Hemingway's clandestine career

    Among the great American authors of the 20th century, if not the greatest, Ernest Hemingway was not only known for his terse, minimal style but also his adventurous, larger-than-life persona. Yet in his last decade, he only wrote two works while his robust health declined to the point that he chose to end his life. Why did he enter this twilight zone? It was the pressure of his actions as a "premature anti-fascist" at the beginning of World War

    Books & Education | May 15, 2017
  • Manoj Bajpayee, Aligarh, National Award, Akshay Kumar, Sarkar 3

    I don't base my career on any award: Manoj Bajpayee

    Manoj Bajpayee was being touted as one of the contenders for the National Award this year for his acclaimed performance in Aligarh, but the actor says losing out to Akshay Kumar did not disappoint him. The 48-year-old actor insists that he does not yearn for recognition. Bajpayee received lot of acclaim for his portrayal of a gay professor in the Hansal Mehta-directed film Aligarh. This year's National Award for best actor went to Akshay for Rustom. Bajpayee has won two National Awards- best actor

    Bollywood | May 14, 2017
  • Nicole Kidman

    Nicole Kidman: The arc of her career

    Nicole Kidman. The name conjures many images and associations: the tumble of red curls and pert, blueeyed face of the star as a young newcomer to the screen; the marriage to Tom Cruise and ensuing escape from Scientology; the lithe physique and dewy features that she wears easily to this day. But one phrase we often forget to attach to her is “great actress”. Perhaps because of her demeanour of self-effacing, even demure modesty, it’s been easy to underestimate Kidman over

    Hollywood | May 13, 2017
  • Kylie Jenner, Tyga, Kanye West

    Kylie asks Kanye to boost Tyga's 'stalling' career

    Reality TV star Kylie Jenner might have split from Tyga but she still cares for the rapper as she has reportedly asked her brother-in-law Kanye West to help Tyga in his stalling career. "Everything in Kylie's life from work to her relationship is perfect. She can see Tyga struggling and feels bad for him," a source told hollywoodlife.com.  The source added that Kylie doesn't want to see him falling apart just because "they aren't together".  Tyga wants her back, but Kylie "is not on

    Television | May 11, 2017
  • Want to finish my career in Rio, says Real Madrid's Marcelo

    Real Madrid defender Marcelo has revealed that he wants to finish his career in Brazil with Fluminense or their Rio de Janeiro rivals Botafogo. The 28-year-old began his professional career at Fluminense but said it was a childhood dream to represent Botafogo, reports Xinhua news agency. "I would like to play for Fluminense but also for Botafogo, because they are my family's team," Marcelo was quoted as saying by the Uol news portal on Tuesday. Marcelo has made 290 appearances for Real Madrid

    Sports | May 10, 2017
  • Mohammed Amir, Pakistan, West Indies vs Pakistan,  Pakistan Cricket Board

    Mohammed Amir mulls Test retirement to prolong ODI, T20 career

    Pakistan's tainted left-arm pacer Mohammed Amir is considering ending his Test career in order to focus on One-dayers and Twenty20 cricket. According to reports in the Pakistani media, Amir discussed this prospect with his teammates and the management after Pakistan lost the second Test against the West Indies in Barbados. “Amir himself is now upset that how this private discussion came out in the open and who leaked the discussions,” one report said. “The Pakistan Cricket Board and team management in West Indies

    Sports | May 9, 2017

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