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November 1, 2012 | By Christie D'Zurilla
Evan Rachel Wood and Jamie Bell are married! The "Thirteen" and "True Blood" actress, 25, and "Billy Elliott" star, 26, tied the knot in a small ceremony Tuesday, a Wood rep confirmed to People. The two got engaged early this year, according to Us Weekly, which said the bride wore a custom Chantilly lace mermaid gown by Carolina Herrera. PHOTOS: Celebrities by the Times The bride and groom met in 2005 when they shot a Green Day video together and dated for a year.
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February 20, 2014 | By Robert Abele
The risible slab of screwball-inspired nonsense called "Barefoot" has the distinction of featuring what has to be the only female character no actress of any pedigree could ever make believable. We're introduced to blond, beautiful Daisy (Evan Rachel Wood, valiant in thankless defeat) as a blank-faced psych ward newbie whose mother kept her in forced isolation her whole life. But when freed by a bad boy scion (Scott Speedman) who needs a wholesome fake girlfriend for his brother's wedding to help loosen the purse strings of his disapproving dad (Treat Williams)
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April 19, 2011
A roundup of entertainment headlines for Tuesday. Evan Rachel Wood says she's bisexual. ( Los Angeles Times ) The digital revolution means bad news for tiny movie houses. ( Los Angeles Times ) An air traffic controller was suspended for watching a DVD of the 2007 film "Cleaner," starring Samuel L. Jackson, when he was supposed to be monitoring aircraft. ( Associated Press ) Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson finally kissed for our entertainment.
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November 14, 2013 | By Robert Abele
Pulpy dross of surpassing dumbness, "Charlie Countryman" takes the blender approach to mixing dark adventure, doofus comedy and pie-eyed romance, but forgets to put the lid on when pulsed. Scruffy emo-puppy Shia LaBeouf plays the title role, a young Chicagoan who hightails it to Bucharest after the death of his mother (Melissa Leo) and gets mixed up with Evan Rachel Wood's smoky-eyed, tough-girl cellist Gabi and her psychotic criminal husband Nigel (Mads Mikkelsen). The film starts with the thuddingly whimsical, showing us that Charlie can talk to the dead.
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July 11, 2012 | By Nardine Saad
Evan Rachel Wood got her nose pierced, again, and she wants to share every moment of the squeamish experience with you. The "Mildred Pierce" actress led up to her real-life pierce Tuesday night with a few less-than-cryptic messages on Twitter with a warning that the YouTube video documenting her ordeal isn't for the faint of heart. "I may or may not have just gotten my nose pierced again.... And i may or may not have video...you see where this is going?" she tweeted . Belatedly adding , "I must warn you, do not watch that last video if you are squeamish.
NEWS
June 20, 2011
Evan Rachel Wood faced a double challenge in tackling the role of eldest daughter, Veda, in the HBO miniseries "Mildred Pierce": She not only had to portray the unsympathetic partner in a famous pas de deux, she also had to be believable as a coloratura soprano. While it isn't her voice heard performing the arias — that belongs to Seoul-born opera star Sumi Jo — Wood still had a lot of work to do. "For two months, I listened to that music and only that music, and worked with an opera coach to learn the breathing and posture.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 21, 2013 | By Mark Olsen
Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood will star in "Into the Forest," a story of two sisters set in the not-too-distant future against the collapse of society. Jean Hegland's novel will be adapted by writer-director Patricia Rozema. Page will also be producing the film as well, her first time stepping into the behind-the-camera role. Kelly Bush Novak, founder and CEO of the publicity firm ID-PR, will also be a producer, along with Sirim Das. PHOTOS: Billion-dollar movie club Page, seen on-screen this year in the eco-terrorism paranoia thriller "The East" and the holistically tinged romantic comedy "Touchy Feely," recently wrapped filming on "X-Men: Days of Future Past.
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January 11, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Evan Rachel Wood is pregnant! "Evan Rachel Wood and husband Jamie Bell confirmed they are expecting their first child later this year. The couple is thrilled," a rep for Wood told Us Weekly. This will be the first child for the "Mildred Pierce" actress, 25, and the "Billy Elliott" actor, 26. "Remember when i said, 'No baby on the way here,'" Wood tweeted with a picture of the book "What to Expect When You're Expecting. " "Well, I didnt know there actually was!"
ENTERTAINMENT
November 14, 2013 | By Robert Abele
Pulpy dross of surpassing dumbness, "Charlie Countryman" takes the blender approach to mixing dark adventure, doofus comedy and pie-eyed romance, but forgets to put the lid on when pulsed. Scruffy emo-puppy Shia LaBeouf plays the title role, a young Chicagoan who hightails it to Bucharest after the death of his mother (Melissa Leo) and gets mixed up with Evan Rachel Wood's smoky-eyed, tough-girl cellist Gabi and her psychotic criminal husband Nigel (Mads Mikkelsen). The film starts with the thuddingly whimsical, showing us that Charlie can talk to the dead.
NEWS
August 11, 2005 | Brian Triplett, Times Staff Writer
HER director, Marcos Siega, called her the best actor of her generation. Her costar, Ron Livingston, said he knows how guys on the PGA tour feel when a 16-year-old girl enters the field and dominates. And another costar, James Woods, sang her praises during the press junket for their movie, the satirical comedy "Pretty Persuasion." "He keeps calling me the Meryl Streep of my generation," Evan Rachel Wood said. "And I'm like, 'Dude, that's intense.'
ENTERTAINMENT
October 21, 2013 | By Mark Olsen
Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood will star in "Into the Forest," a story of two sisters set in the not-too-distant future against the collapse of society. Jean Hegland's novel will be adapted by writer-director Patricia Rozema. Page will also be producing the film as well, her first time stepping into the behind-the-camera role. Kelly Bush Novak, founder and CEO of the publicity firm ID-PR, will also be a producer, along with Sirim Das. PHOTOS: Billion-dollar movie club Page, seen on-screen this year in the eco-terrorism paranoia thriller "The East" and the holistically tinged romantic comedy "Touchy Feely," recently wrapped filming on "X-Men: Days of Future Past.
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July 30, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Evan Rachel Wood and husband Jamie Bell are now parents to a baby boy! The "The Ides of March" actress, 25, and her actor husband, 27, have welcomed their first child: a "beautiful" son, according to her rep, who confirmed the news to People  and Us Weekly .  "Parents and baby are all doing well," the rep said. While no name or birth date was made available, Wood did share the happy tidings on Twitter. PHOTOS: The Hollywood baby boom "Its a boy!
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January 11, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Evan Rachel Wood is pregnant! "Evan Rachel Wood and husband Jamie Bell confirmed they are expecting their first child later this year. The couple is thrilled," a rep for Wood told Us Weekly. This will be the first child for the "Mildred Pierce" actress, 25, and the "Billy Elliott" actor, 26. "Remember when i said, 'No baby on the way here,'" Wood tweeted with a picture of the book "What to Expect When You're Expecting. " "Well, I didnt know there actually was!"
ENTERTAINMENT
November 1, 2012 | By Christie D'Zurilla
Evan Rachel Wood and Jamie Bell are married! The "Thirteen" and "True Blood" actress, 25, and "Billy Elliott" star, 26, tied the knot in a small ceremony Tuesday, a Wood rep confirmed to People. The two got engaged early this year, according to Us Weekly, which said the bride wore a custom Chantilly lace mermaid gown by Carolina Herrera. PHOTOS: Celebrities by the Times The bride and groom met in 2005 when they shot a Green Day video together and dated for a year.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 11, 2012 | By Nardine Saad
Evan Rachel Wood got her nose pierced, again, and she wants to share every moment of the squeamish experience with you. The "Mildred Pierce" actress led up to her real-life pierce Tuesday night with a few less-than-cryptic messages on Twitter with a warning that the YouTube video documenting her ordeal isn't for the faint of heart. "I may or may not have just gotten my nose pierced again.... And i may or may not have video...you see where this is going?" she tweeted . Belatedly adding , "I must warn you, do not watch that last video if you are squeamish.
NEWS
June 20, 2011
Evan Rachel Wood faced a double challenge in tackling the role of eldest daughter, Veda, in the HBO miniseries "Mildred Pierce": She not only had to portray the unsympathetic partner in a famous pas de deux, she also had to be believable as a coloratura soprano. While it isn't her voice heard performing the arias — that belongs to Seoul-born opera star Sumi Jo — Wood still had a lot of work to do. "For two months, I listened to that music and only that music, and worked with an opera coach to learn the breathing and posture.
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August 24, 2002 | SUSAN KING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Evan Rachel Wood stars in two films that opened Friday: "Little Secrets," a family film exploring the downside of keeping secrets, and the Al Pacino comedy "Simone." And there's been a lot of buzz about her latest project, "Thirteen," which she just finished filming. Did we mention that Wood is all of 14? But being a hot young commodity in Hollywood isn't all glory.
ENTERTAINMENT
February 20, 2014 | By Robert Abele
The risible slab of screwball-inspired nonsense called "Barefoot" has the distinction of featuring what has to be the only female character no actress of any pedigree could ever make believable. We're introduced to blond, beautiful Daisy (Evan Rachel Wood, valiant in thankless defeat) as a blank-faced psych ward newbie whose mother kept her in forced isolation her whole life. But when freed by a bad boy scion (Scott Speedman) who needs a wholesome fake girlfriend for his brother's wedding to help loosen the purse strings of his disapproving dad (Treat Williams)
ENTERTAINMENT
April 19, 2011
A roundup of entertainment headlines for Tuesday. Evan Rachel Wood says she's bisexual. ( Los Angeles Times ) The digital revolution means bad news for tiny movie houses. ( Los Angeles Times ) An air traffic controller was suspended for watching a DVD of the 2007 film "Cleaner," starring Samuel L. Jackson, when he was supposed to be monitoring aircraft. ( Associated Press ) Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson finally kissed for our entertainment.
ENTERTAINMENT
June 19, 2009 | KENNETH TURAN, FILM CRITIC
The more you care about Woody Allen and his 40-year career as a writer-director, the more "Whatever Works" will affect you. In and of itself, this film is no great shakes, but it does make intriguing connections to the Allen of the recent as well as the more distant past, and that is likely to be of interest to true believers. For one thing, Allen is back in Manhattan for the first time in five films.
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