Posts tagged "salt"

Carbs Are The Secret To Angelina’s “Salt” Body

Forget what you thought you knew about carbs, because thanks to Angelina Jolie, they’re about to receive an infusion of popularity. For her latest film, “Salt,” the actress worked with trainer, Simon Crane, to get even more in shape, as if that were even possible. In between her five workouts a week, Angie carb-loaded her…

Bianca Posterli / July 26, 2010

Trailer Park: “Salt,” “Ramona And Beezus,” “Life During Wartime,” “Countdown To Zero”

When you’re still in school, the summer seems to arch into this glorious never-ending sunset; while in adulthood, it’s more like a few months where it’s a bit hotter and maybe you drink slightly more often. This is why you have to take miniature vacations for yourself, despite the fact that you might not have…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 23, 2010

6 Awesome Roles Intended For Men, But Cast As Women

Angelina Jolie looks so femme fatale-tastic staring out from the poster for “Salt,” with her black wig and heavily lined eyes, that it’s hard to imagine that the title role in the movie was actually written for a guy. But, yes, it’s true—Evelyn Salt was originally scripted as Edwin Salt. And lame name aside, the…

Angelina Jolie Wants Anna Chapman At The Moscow Premiere Of “Salt”

Angelina Jolie has one request for the Moscow premiere of her new film “Salt,” in which she plays a Russian spy. She wants real-life Russian alleged double agent Anna Chapman to be the guest of honor, which would only seem fitting considering the film is practically a mirror image of her real-life circumstances. The only…

Ami Angelowicz / July 15, 2010

Quotable: Angelina Would Marry Brad If Their Kids Asked

“I think it would be hard to say no to the kids. But they’re not asking. They are very aware that nothing’s missing. … We wouldn’t have six children if we weren’t absolutely sure [we’d grow old together]. … We always have this thing, first thing in the morning, where we’re really, really tired, and…

The New York Health Department Wages War On Salt

Because the New York City Health Department hates friendship, they are waging a war against salt. They’ve already gone after trans-fats and fast food, so it was only natural that they took on the last factor that determines whether something tastes good. They’re encouraging restaurants and national companies to voluntarily lower their salt content, with…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 13, 2010

Angelina Gets Matchy-Matchy

On the wintry N.Y.C. set of “Gossip Girl,” stars like Blake Lively and Leighton Meester get handed Uggs to keep warm in between shots. On the Manhattan set of “Salt,” (really, they’re still filming that thing?) Angelina Jolie gets draped in a mink Russian hat with a luxe cape. No word on whether or not…

Erin Flaherty / December 29, 2009

A First Look At Angelina Jolie In “Salt”

I love it when directors cast a role based on who will play it the best, regardless of gender. What am I talking? “Salt” is about a CIA agent who’s accused of being a spy and has to go underground and prove their innocence before being captured. Originally, the main character was slated to…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / November 5, 2009

Quick Pic: Let Her Eat Cake!

Angelina Jolie downs some cake for “Salt” director Simon West’s birthday. [NYC, 5/24/09]…

Catherine Strawn / May 26, 2009