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Cate Blanchett to Return as Head of Dubai Film Festival Jury for Script Award

The winner of the award, backed by Swiss watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen, will again receive a $100,000 cash prize. LONDON -- Oscar winner Cate Blanchett will once again head the jury that will pick the winner of the Dubai International...

Woody Allen Takes on the Madoff Scandal in New Movie

Woody Allen takes on the Bernie Madoff scandal in his coming movie “Blue Jasmine.” Speakeasy took in a screening of the coming film last night, which [SPOILER ALERT] tells the fictional tale of a high-society wife (played by Cate...

Cate Blanchett Interview about SK-II Skin Care

The Hobbit Star Dishes On How To Get Her Luminous Skin When SK-II unveiled its new formula, we knew we had to tap the company's fanciest fan, Cate Blanchett, to find out more. The actress, who has 10 years...

Cate Blanchett: On Beauty

IN London to promote The Hobbit: The Unexpected Journey, Oscar-winning actress and SK-II global ambassador Cate Blanchett also found time to talk to us about red carpet beauty regrets, looking like a panda and learning to love pink. What...

ABC Classic FM Interview

Cate gave an interview to ABC Classic FM, you can listen to the full podcast over at their site: abc.net.au, here's the article: Cate Blanchett has been the co-Artistic Director and co-CEO of Sydney Theatre Company (STC) since 2008...

Cate Blanchett to attend Premiere of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey in New Zealand

Blanchett confirmed for Hobbit premiere Australians Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving and Barry Humphries will all attend the world premiere of the first Hobbit movie in New Zealand next week. Warner Bros has announced the stars who will attend the...

Blanchett, Upton Quit STC Roles

ACTOR Cate Blanchett and playwright husband Andrew Upton are to relinquish their roles as co-artistic directors and chief executives of Sydney Theatre Company. The high-profile couple credited with turning around the company's finances during their tenure will step down...

A Different Approach to the AACTA

The Samsung AACTA Awards are taking a different approach to their inaugural ceremony on January 31 at the Sydney Opera House, with president Geoffrey Rush running proceedings but not playing a traditional hosting role. The AACTAs will be broadcast...

Cate Blanchett Among The Winners of 2011 Sydney Theater Awards

The winners of the 2011 Sydney Theatre Awards have been announced. The prizes were presented in a ceremony held on January 16. Among the winners is Cate Blanchett who was named Best Leading Actress in a Mainstage Production for...

Cate Blanchett Talks SK-II, Playing Bob Dylan And More

Cate Blanchett -- who has been serving as SK-II's Global Brand Ambassador for four years now -- had actually been a fan of the skincare line six years prior to becoming the company's spokesperson. She calls the pairing a...