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Jessica Chastain's smart character

Jessica Chastain's smart character

Feb 9 2013, 4:04am CST | by

Jessica Chastain's 'Zero Dark Thirty' character is always the ''smartest person in the room''. The 31-year-old star plays feisty CIA agent Maya in the new movie about the death of Osama Bin Laden...

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Jessica Chastain's smart character

Feb 9 2013, 4:04am CST | by

Jessica Chastain's 'Zero Dark Thirty' character is always the ''smartest person in the room''.

The 31-year-old star plays feisty CIA agent Maya in the new movie about the death of Osama Bin Laden and Jessica admitted she was drawn to the character's intelligence.

She told People magazine: ''I thought, 'She's the smartest person in the room and she's probably always been the smartest person in the room. When you're like that you don't really make friends very easily.''

Jessica recently admitted working on the movie was ''very intense'' and she struggled with some of the dialogue.

She said: ''It was a very intense role and a lot of responsibility. It creates a conversation based on a current event; a dialogue about the time we're living in. It wasn't tense between [any of the actors], but we definitely had some tension in that there was a lot of guerrilla-style film making.

''The dialogue was very difficult. There's a lot of Arabic names, a lot of CIA jargon and facts.''

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Christopher Nolan and Matthew McConaughey Talk INTERSTELLAR Secrets, Sci-Fi Ambitions, and CG Hurdles in Lengthy Interview

Oct 22 2014 2:11pm CDT | Source: Collider

The release of Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi epic Interstellar is finally within arm’s reach, and as the date looms closer we’re starting to hear much more from Nolan himself and his impressive cast about how the project came together, the experience of making it, and the extent to which Nolan grounded the space-centered film in reality.  All of this and more is touched on during a lengthy roundtable ...
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Sean Bean Probably Won't Die in Ridley Scott's Sci-Fi 'The Martian'

Oct 21 2014 5:32pm CDT | Source: First Showing

Briefly: After dying in nearly everything that's he's starred in, it sounds like Sean Bean is poised to survive a feature film. THR has word that the Lord of the Rings and National Treasure star has landed a role in The Martian, the next sci-fi drama from Alien director Ridley Scott. The film follows an astronaut (Damon) who is stranded in a Martian colony and struggles to survive, hoping he can last long enough for NASA to organize a rescue mission. Bean will play a NASA f ...
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Brad Bird and Edgar Wright Endorse Christopher Nolan’s INTERSTELLAR

Oct 21 2014 1:49pm CDT | Source: Collider

Every Christopher Nolan film nowadays comes with high expectations, but the anticipation for Nolan’s sci-fi epic Interstellar is, shall we say, outta this world (I’m so sorry).  Interest is at a fever pitch for the film, which promises astonishing visuals, scientifically grounded inter-dimensional travel, and strong performances from Matthew McConaughey, Jessica Chastain, etc.  As with all Christopher Nolan films, though, Interstellar has been shrouded ...
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Bean Joins THE MARTIAN, Dormer Enters THE FOREST, Livingston Faces THE 5TH WAVE, and David and Knapp Fight THE NICE GUYS

Oct 21 2014 12:08pm CDT | Source: Collider

We have some casting news for you today.  First up, Sean Bean has signed on to Ridley Scott's The Martian.  Scripted by Drew Goddard (The Cabin in the Woods) based on an e-book by Andy Weir, Matt Damon stars as an astronaut who gets stranded on Mars and must figure out how to survive long enough for NASA to rescue him.  According to THR, Bean will play a NASA flight director.  It seems like a safe job, but I'm sure Bean ...
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Sean Bean Joins Matt Damon in Ridley Scott’s ‘The Martian’

Oct 21 2014 11:30am CDT | Source: slash film

As Ridley Scott‘s The Martian approaches the start of shooting, yet another high-profile name has entered its orbit. Sean Bean is reportedly set to star in the space survival drama, which centers on an astronaut played by Matt Damon. Hit the jump for more on the Sean Bean The Martian casting. Scripted by Drew Goddard and based on the book by Andy Weir, The Martian centers on astronaut Mark Watney (Damon) who is accidentally left stranded on Mars by hi ...
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Sean Bean Joins Ridley Scott’s THE MARTIAN!!

Oct 21 2014 10:45am CDT | Source: aintitcool

An impressive cast is assembling for next November's release. Read the full article on AICN Sean Bean has joined the cast of THE MARTIAN, a Ridley Scott-helmed survival thriller which finds Matt Damon stranded and struggling to survive on a Martian colony.   Per THIS piece in THR…  Bean will play a NASA flight director. Based on a novel by Andy Weir (see Copernicus’ interview with Weir HERE), the film also stars Kate Mara, Jeff Daniels (yay!), Jessica Chastain, and Kristen Wiig.   ...
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Sean Bean To Join "The Martian"

Oct 21 2014 10:36am CDT | Source: dark horizons

Sean Bean is set to join Matt Damon in Ridley Scott's space survival drama "The Martian" at 20th Century Fox. Damon plays an astronaut stranded on a Martian colony who struggles to survive long enough for NASA to organize a rescue mission. Bean plays a NASA flight director. Jessica Chastain, Jeff Daniels, Kate Mara, Michael Pena and Kristen Wiig also star in the film which Drew Goddard penned. Simon Kinberg and Aditya Sood are producing. ...
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Sean Bean Set For The Martian

Oct 20 2014 10:55pm CDT | Source: Empire Online

Get your 'when does he die?' jokes out now...“He’ll suffocate! He’ll experience explosive decompression! He’ll be roasted by a stray rocket booster! He’s playing the planet Mars and it blows up at the end!” Yes, we can almost hear the litany of How Will Sean Bean Die jokes being drawn up as we write it, but here’s the news anyway – he’s joined the cast of Ridley Scott’s The Martian.Matt D ...
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R.I.P. Fashion Designer Oscar De La Renta, Dead At 82

Oct 20 2014 8:45pm CDT | Source: Deadline

He dressed everyone from first ladies such as Hillary Clinton to A-list celebrities like Sandra Bullock and Jessica Chastain for over 50 years.  Oscar de la Renta died today at 82 after a long battle with cancer, a family member revealed to media sources. Born into the high society of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic on July 22, 1932, de la Renta became known for swathing women in s ...
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