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Halle Berry: Cloud Atlas was ambitious

Halle Berry: Cloud Atlas was ambitious

Dec 10 2012, 12:07am CST | by

Halle Berry thought 'Cloud Atlas' was far too ambitious at first. The Oscar-winning actress was initially dubious about working with co-directors Tom Tykwer and Andy and Lana Wachowski in the drama...

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Halle Berry: Cloud Atlas was ambitious

Dec 10 2012, 12:07am CST | by

Halle Berry thought 'Cloud Atlas' was far too ambitious at first.

The Oscar-winning actress was initially dubious about working with co-directors Tom Tykwer and Andy and Lana Wachowski in the drama adapted from David Mitchell's novel, which brings together several narratives to explore the interconnectedness of the human race.

She said: ''It was very ambitious. Something I had never read before. It was a challenge to do something unique that would test everybody in new ways. I thought, 'Wow, if they can pull this off and do it all independently, and get to really have their vision...' ''

Reminiscing about first meeting the directors, Halle added: ''I had a poster of '2001: A Space Odyssey' on the wall when I met with them. They said, 'I wanna make that'. I said, 'Are you out of your f**king mind?!... I'm in!' ''

The film - which also stars Hugh Grant, Jim Broadbent and Susan Sarandon - uses heavy prosthetics to tell the story of several inter-connected characters throughout time, but although the shoot was tough, Halle's co-star Tom Hanks insisted the mood on set was far from glum.

Tom enthused: ''From the get-go we knew it was going to be very big. That the engineering was going to be tough. That the logistics were going to be very hard. They seemed so happy to see us every morning. It wasn't like, here comes Mr. Wacky-head, who's going to shout out his jokes. It was, 'You're here! We get to have more fun!' ''

 
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Production Begins on Kidnap, Starring Halle Berry

Oct 27 2014 5:48pm CDT | Source: comingsoon

Lotus Entertainment announced today that Luis Prieto's upcoming thriller Kidnap has officially started principal photography. The film, based off Knate Gwaltney’s screenplay, will shoot in New Orleans and wrap on November 25. New additions to the cast of Kidnap are Sage Correa, Lew Temple and Chris McGinn. They'll costar opposite Academy Award winner Halle Berry, who stars as a mother who will stop at ...
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Halle Berry’s Lingerie Line is 'Frenchman' Approved

Oct 23 2014 2:43pm CDT | Source: extratv

“Extant” star Halle Berry knows lingerie, and she’s sharing her expertise with fans. ...
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Watch: ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ Deleted Scene Reveals Wolverine / Storm Romance

Oct 7 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: Slash Film

So much of Wolverine’s storyline in the X-Men movies has revolved around his tortured love for Jean Grey. But a new X-Men: Days of Future Past deleted scene reveals he was supposed to finally move on in the last film. With longtime colleague Storm, of all people. Hit the jump to watch the X-Men: Days of Future Past Wolverine Storm romance scene. Yahoo revealed this shocking look at the Wolverine Storm romance that wasn’t. Not that it ...
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Regrets? Brad Pitt has a few. So why won't he own them?

Oct 7 2014 5:54am CDT | Source: the guardian

Even the most glittering film star portfolios hide a few turkeys, or experiences the actor would sooner forget. But why do the likes of Ben Affleck, Mark Wahlberg and Halle Berry keep going on about them? Continu ...
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