Posts tagged "the artist"

Uggie Cements His Paws At Grauman’s Chinese Theatre

Uggie may have been unfairly denied an Academy Award nomination, but his legacy is cemented regardless. The furry star of "The Artist" has become the first dog to have his paws imprinted at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. I couldn't decide which photo was the most adorable, so I downloaded a bunch. Enjoy -- and congrats,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 26, 2012

Dream Life Status: An Uggie And Ian Somerhalder Sandwich

Whenever Winona really loves something, she refers to it as "Dream Life Status." Dream Life Status seems like a pretty fitting way to describe what it might be like to hang out with "The Artist" star Uggie and Walking Handsome Eyebrows actor Ian Somerhalder. I just watched Somerhalder in the all-together terrible movie "Rule…
By: Julie Gerstein / March 26, 2012

Uggie Has A New Gig As Nintendo’s Spokesdog

Like so many stars who score big at the Academy Awards, Uggie -- from Oscar Best Picture winner "The Artist" -- is trying to cash in on his fame. I mean, Reese Witherspoon made "Just Like Heaven" after winning the Best Actress Oscar for "Walk the Line," and stars like Brad Pitt and George Clooney…
By: Julie Gerstein / March 6, 2012

Kim Novak Defends Her Comments About How Music In “The Artist” Was Like “Rape”

"It was very painful. When I said it was like a rape, that was how it felt to me. I had experienced in my youth being raped, and so I identified with a real act that had been done to me. I didn't use that word lightly. I had been raped as a child. It…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 6, 2012

Morning Quickies: Jean DuJardin Drops An F-Bomb (In French) During Oscar Speech

Did anyone notice that "The Artist"'s Jean DuJardin dropped an F-bomb in French while accepting his Oscar for Best Actor? Meh. It's an Oscar tradition. [Starpluse] Jennifer Lopez's stylist denies she had a nip slip onstage while presenting with Cameron Diaz. Lies! I saw that runaway areola with my very own eyes.
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 27, 2012

An Open Letter To The Academy On Behalf Of Uggie

Dear members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, My mom says I am many things, among them: smart, hilarious, beautiful, pretty, extremely shed-y, bitchy, loud, psycho, trouble-making, and loving. One adjective she would not use to describe me is "talented." Don't worry -- she accepts full responsibility for the fact that my…
By: Lucca The Pup / January 10, 2012

Style Inspiration: “The Artist”‘s Peppy Miller

Last weekend, I saw "The Artist," a new French film set in the silent movie era, and shot as a silent movie would be. The film is charming and adorable -- a must-see -- and the clothes of the era are deftly highlighted. The gorgeous flapper dresses, cloche hats and curls the protagonist Peppy Miller…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 14, 2011