Posts tagged "country strong"

Gwyneth Paltrow Got Advice From Robert Downey Jr. On Playing An Alcoholic

Gwyneth Paltrow says that learning to belt out twangy tunes for the movie "Country Strong" was a challenge. But the hardest part of her role as Kelly Canter, a country singer on the comeback trail after going to rehab, was learning to play an alcoholic. So how did Gwynnie do it? She consulted her good…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 3, 2011

Leighton Meester Has Only Had One Crushing Breakup

"I've never really liked anybody before. Even when I would date guys, it would sort of be on the surface and it was always a relief when we broke up. ... I've only had one experience where it was really hard and I was really sad when it ended, but that's what taught me a…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 29, 2010

Trailer Park: “True Grit,” “Somewhere,” “Country Strong,” “Little Fockers,” “Gulliver’s Travels”

Who are you kidding, you know perfectly well that when you've run out of presents to open on Christmas Day (or you don't celebrate Christmas) and you've run out of stuff to argue about with your family, that you're going to want to see a movie. Fortunately, there are some pretty decent movies coming out…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 24, 2010

Gwyneth Paltrow Is A Lush

Gwyneth Paltrow admitted her dirty little secret on "Chelsea Lately" last night. She likes to hit the bottle—a lot— just like her new character in "Country Strong." She said, "I like red wine, but I’ll drink white, rose. Guinness is my favorite beer. I like a dirty martini, vodka martini. I’m just a lush, basically.

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 24, 2010

First Look: Gwyneth Paltrow’s “Country Song”

The trailer for Gwyneth Paltrow's country movie has arrived and, boy, is it hoping the success of Jeff Bridges and "Crazy Heart" will repeat itself. in "Country Strong," Gwyneth plays Kelly, a successful country singer whose career went off the deep end when she became an alcoholic (sound familiar?). Now out of rehab, her husband/manager…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 10, 2010

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Country, Y’All!

Gwyneth Paltrow plays a country music singer in the upcoming film "Country Strong," and, lucky us, she's record the flick's title song, which you can hear above. I have to say as a fan of country music, it ain't bad, y'all. It doesn't sound a thing like her! Gwynnie, of course, sang on film once…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 27, 2010