Topic: actors

14 Rare Examples of An Actress Being Older Than Her Onscreen Love Interest

14 Rare Examples of An Actress Being Older Than Her Onscreen Love Interest

Do you ever watch a mainstream movie with a male protagonist (duh, what’s a female protagonist?) who ends up getting together with a much younger woman and nobody says anything about it? Of course you do! It happens all the time. Vulture did an interesting study earlier this year looking at the ages of leading men’s onscreen loves over the years. While the men age, the women stay about the same age. It’s pretty much a given that in most movie couples, the man’s going to be older than the woman, often by many years, even decades. But that’s because older male movie stars are considered distinguished gentleman who are totally in the same league as women half their age, but older female movie stars… what are those even? Don’t they all get pushed out to sea on an ice floe? More »

Gallery: Kate Beckinsale Wears Lots Of Cool Black Clothes In Flaunt Magazine

Gallery: Kate Beckinsale Wears Lots Of Cool Black Clothes In Flaunt Magazine

The January issue of Flaunt Magazine features some gorgeous photos of actress Kate Beckinsale wearing various sexy black outfits and looking crazy young for her 38 years. There’s also a video of her discussing her discomfort with modeling and the effect being onstage has on an actor’s abnormal actor-brain. I’m not sure if she’s just tricking me into thinking she’s smart by speaking quickly and having an English accent, but if she is, it worked. Here the are photos, plus some of my favorite quotes from the article. More »

Selena Gomez And 14 Other Actors Who Played A Different Ethnicity

Selena Gomez And 14 Other Actors Who Played A Different Ethnicity

Did you hear this one? Rumors are circulating that an adaptation of Candace Bushnell’s prequel novels to Sex and the CityThe Carrie Diaries and Summer in the City–are in the works. No, the prequel won’t star the original ladies as heavily CGI-ed versions of themselves but rather some of Hollywood’s young starlets of the moment: Blake Lively as Samantha, Elizabeth Olsen as Carrie, Emma Roberts as Miranda, and Selena Gomez as Charlotte. More »

Poll: Who Is Worse To Date, Actors or Musicians?

Poll: Who Is Worse To Date, Actors or Musicians?

The Gloss was just having an informal roundtable discussion about terrible nineties alternative rock (namely, can we tell Puddle of Mudd from Nickelback?) (UPDATE: No), and when Jennifer said she had no clue about this stuff to begin with, Lilit cringed and said, “I dated some musicians in the nineties.” We all agreed this was a bad idea, because dating musicians generally means a sacrifice of any kind of, oh, I don’t know, reliability? Seems like More »

9 Actors Who Are Also Musicians

9 Actors Who Are Also Musicians

Some actors believe that they can have other professions: as models, as screenwriters, as directors, as… musicians. Although some actors believe that they are also musicians, yet are actually terrible musicians, some actors actually have musical talent and can do both professions. More »

Poll: Would You Vote For George Clooney?

Poll: Would You Vote For George Clooney?

George Clooney is getting ready to play a presidential candidate in the upcoming film The Ides of March. It’s loosely based on Howard Dean’s campaign. Is Clooney ready to play a fictional politician? Hell yes. Last week he met with Obama to talk about the problems in Sudan, and he’s a UN Messenger of Peace and a Summit Peace Prize Award winner. Come to think of it, if he were to run for a real political office, would you vote for him? More »