Category: News

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...

Cate Blanchett To Front Carbon Tax Campaign

HOLLYWOOD actress Cate Blanchett will star in a new television campaign urging Australians to support a carbon tax. The campaign fronted by Blanchett and fellow Australian actor Michael Caton calls on the public to “Say Yes” to cutting carbon...

Cate Blanchett Attending Barbican’s 30th Anniversary Celebration

Actress Cate Blanchett will be among the stars taking part in the Barbican's 30th anniversary celebrations next year. The star will be appearing in the Botho Strauss play Gross und Klein in January next year while the actress Juliette...

Cate Blanchett to present The Oscars

Great news guys, Cate will present, along Reese Witherspoon, the 83rd Academy Awards ceremony, which will take place on February 27th,2011 - from Cate Blanchett Fan, we will keep you informed. Academy Award®-winning actress Cate Blanchett will be a...

Cate joins “The Hobbit”

EW reported yesterday that Cate has signed onto the cast of Peter Jackson’s adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy epic The Hobbit! Cate Blanchett had better start brushing up on her Elvish. The Australian actress has signed on to the...

Cate to present at the Tony’s

A starry list of presenters for the 2010 Tony Awards telecast has been announced, including Glee headliners and Broadway vets Lea Michele (Spring Awakening) and Matthew Morrison (South Pacific), Cate Blanchett (acclaimed for her star turn this season in...

“Robin Hood” to screen at Cannes Film Festival

Robin Hood screens at the Opening of the 63rd Festival de Cannes. Robin Hood, the epic blockbuster by British director Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett (and Max Von Sydow, Lea Seydoux, William Hurt), is to be...

Sydney Theatre Awards

Cate attended the Sydney Theatre Awards on January, 18 and won the award for Best Actress for her performance in A Streetcar Named Desire! Congratulations Cate! Pictures are in the gallery.

Indian Summer Canceled

Despite reports that Indian Summer had been given the green light by the Indian government it has now been announced by Variety that the film has been canceled due mainly to budget constraints. Below is what director Joe Wright...

Cate Injured in ‘Streetcar’ Performance

Various websites are reporting that Cate has been injured during a live performance of A Streetcar Named Desire. Apparently Cate was accidentally struck on the head by a prop radio held by Mr. Edgerton. If this turns out to...