Posts tagged "rooney mara"

White Actress Rooney Mara Cast As Native American Tiger Lily In “Pan,” A Peter Pan Remake

It seems Hollywood has learned nothing from the barrage of criticism for casting straight actor Jared Leto in his (ultimately Oscar-winning) role as a transgender woman in "Dallas Buyers' Club" or casting Johnny Depp, a white man, as the Native American Tonto in "The Lone Ranger." Once again, an actor has been cast…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 17, 2014

14 Celebs With Naughty Piercings

It appears that Demi Moore's new boyfriend, 30-year-old Will Hanigan, is dipping his pearl in her oyster. And that's not some weird euphemism for them doing Kundalini yoga together (but they are doing that too). According to The New York Daily News, the Australian pearl diver (yes, that's really his profession) has a preciou…
By: Ami Angelowicz / May 23, 2013

Fashion Face-Off: Kate Mara Vs. Rooney Mara

Kate Mara and Rooney Mara are two hot, talented sisters. On the one hand you have Kate, who really stood out in the first season of "American Horror Story." And then you have Rooney, who is the "Girl With the Dragon Tattoo." While Rooney has really stand-out bangs, Kate's got a super sexy…
By: Julie Gerstein / November 4, 2012

This Week In Style: Too-Skinny Minnie Makes Waves

The latest Disney star to come under fire isn't Miley Cyrus or Demi Lovato — nope, it's Minnie Mouse, who's stirring up controversy over her gaunt appearance in this year's Barneys holiday campaign. (At left: Minnie before her dramatic weight loss.) [Change.org] Kendall and Kylie Jenner have scored the gig of a…
By: Rachel Krause / October 20, 2012

Vanity Fair’s Annual Young Hollywood Issue Tucks Away Women Of Color, Renders Everyone Else Unrecognizable

Vanity Fair releases its Hollywood issue annually, but this year's cover is unique in that it is the first of its kind to be shot by famed photog Mario Testino. His technique translates beautifully to the cover, though it's not immediately apparent that it's his work. The 11 young actresses featured are dressed impeccably, draped…
By: Rachel Krause / January 31, 2012

13 Celebs With Naughty Piercings

Rooney Mara dedicated her entire being to the part of Lisbeth Salander for the filming of "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo." She even went so far as to really get her nipple pierced. "I’m naked quite a lot in the movie, and I thought, she has [a nipple piercing] in the book,…
By: Ami Angelowicz / January 5, 2012

Her 10 Best: Rooney Mara, “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo,” Goes From Blush To Bad Ass

I have a bit of a girl crush on Rooney Mara, the star of the American adaptation of Stieg Larsson's "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo." And I am especially loving how her style has evolved in just a few years from girly and soft to dramatic and chic. Here are my favorite looks from…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 25, 2011

Other Girls With Dragon Tattoos

Probably the biggest movie this holiday season? Unquestionably "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo." And as such, its star, Rooney Mara, is on the brink of major mega stardom. Her dystopian take on Lisbeth Salander, shaved eyebrows, piercings, tattoos and all -- has become the talked about look this season, and is already being reflected on some runways. But what…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 23, 2011

Rooney Mara Disses “Law & Order: SVU”

"It was so awful. So stupid. Me and my boyfriend -- although I [didn't] look old enough to have a boyfriend -- went and beat up these fat people, and at the end of the show you find out that I used to be obese and I hate fat people. It's ridiculous. Who would ever…
By: Stefanie Blejec / December 16, 2011

Morning Quickies: Rooney Mara Got Her Nipple Pierced For “Dragon Tattoo” Role

Rooney Mara got her right nipple and her eyebrow pierced to play Lisbeth Salander in "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo." She's kept the nipple piercing in after filming because there is a possibility of two sequels and she doesn't want to get it done again. "Because of all the tattoos and the makeup and…
By: Jessica Wakeman / December 15, 2011

11 Cool Celebrity Sister Duos

Siblings — we've all got 'em! Well, most of us at least. I don't know if you know this, but even celebrities have siblings. In fact, some of our favorite female celebrities happen to have equally cool sisters. They're not always equal in fame quotient, but that's okay — they make up for it i…
By: Rachel Krause / November 16, 2011

12 Celebs With Naughty Piercings

Lady Gaga (or should we call her Lady Labia?) debuted her new vagina piercing in New York City this week. It appeared to be purposeful fashion choice, but you never know, it could have been a clit slip. Well anyhow, now we know for sure that she has lady parts. [ONTD]…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 16, 2011

Rooney Mara Channels Lisbeth Salander On The Cover Of W Magazine

Ever since it was announced that Rooney Mara would be playing Lisbeth Salander in David Fincher's big screen version of "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo," people have been speculating about whether sweet Rooney can go hard. I think this W magazine cover of her in character proves that yes, she can at…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 13, 2011

Noomi Rapace Says Playing Lisbeth Salander Was A Suicide Mission

"I thought everyone would hate me! The readers of the books have such a strong relationship with her as a character, I thought they'd never accept what I did with Lisbeth. It felt like a suicide mission to accept the role." —Noomi Rapace, who plays Lisbeth Salander in the Swedish film versions of Stieg…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 8, 2010

Rooney Mara: All You Ever Needed To Know About The New Lisbeth Salander

Yesterday, after months of speculation, David Fincher announced that he'd cast Rooney Mara as Lisbeth Salander in "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo." Some people are sighing with relief that the role didn't go to a rumored big name like Scarlett Johansson or Kristen Stewart. But others are wondering who the…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 17, 2010

Rooney Mara Wins Coveted Role Of Lisbeth Salander In “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”

The search for Lisbeth Salander is over. Actress Rooney Mara has allegedly been cast as the heavily pierced and tattooed protagonist in David Fincher's film adaptation of Stieg Larsson's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. She will no doubt go on to play the role in two additional films based on the latter…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 16, 2010