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a theatrical performer

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Actresses Emily Blunt and Nathalie Press jointly won the ITV London Most Promising Newcomer award for My Summer of Love.
Of course, French actresses have a long tradition of crossing the Atlantic: Danielle Darrieux and Michele Morgan in the 1940s; Jeanne Moreau, Catherine Deneuve and Brigitte Bardot in the 1960s; and, more recently, Isabelle Adjani, Juliette Binoche and Sophie Marceau.
This fine study of representations of French theater women between the seventeenth century and the First World War treats actresses and other women performers as "barometers of the acceptance of women in the public sphere" (p.
Actresses that started working in the '70s, you would be in a lot of flints where you would be naked or half-naked because that's how it was done, but I was not part of that generation.
DEDICATED "TO ALL ACTRESSES who have played actresses, to all women who act, to men who act and become women, to all people who want to be mothers," and last but not least, to his own mom, Pedro Almodovar's All About My Mother, which opened the New York Film Festival in September, is a gender- and genre-bending tale of grief and renewal.
What stands out in Jo Tanner's valuable account of the early black dramatic actresses in this country are both the difficulties and triumphs these women faced as they attempted to control their representation on-stage despite the limited roles available to them.
The First English Actresses contains much of value.
Kerry has proven to be one of Hollywood's most exciting new actresses, and she has truly shined opposite some of the biggest names in the film industry.
The complaint that there are no roles for older actresses in Hollywood isn't exactly true.
With more than a decade of work under her belt, Scarlett Johansson has proven to be one of Hollywood's most talented young actresses.
John was going through a career dry spell that actresses past 50 periodically experience.
The cosmetic giant who has demonstrated an astounding track record for aligning themselves with some of the Motion Picture Academy's favorite leading ladies by signing Halle Berry, Julianne Moore and Susan Sarandon as spokeswomen, has just unveiled a stellar line-up of activities to help this season's most sought-after actresses enjoy their big moment beautifully.
These actresses knew that Nurse Ratched was fearsomely vile and despicable and feared that, post-``Cuckoo,'' no one would be able to separate the performer from the part.
Her Golden Globe nomination reaffirms our commitment to bold and daring roles for cutting edge young talent and shows that critics will reward actresses gutsy enough to take the creative chances that Maggie does in SECRETARY.
Seeing her work and the amount of research she does, it's no surprise that she's considered one of the greatest actresses working today.