Saturday, July 30, 2011

Amanda Righetti

Born in St. George, Utah and raised in Overton, Nevada, accomplished screen actress Amanda Righetti is no stranger to the bright lights of Hollywood. The Fox actress first became popular in her guest role as "Hailey Nichol" in the Fox hit show "The O.C." (2003) and for her prior work with producers Christopher Keyser and Amy Lippman in the Fox pilot No Place Like Home (2003) (TV).

Friday, July 29, 2011

Marion Cotillard

Marion Cotillard, who won the Best Actress Academy Award for her role as Édith Piaf in La Vie en Rose (2007) (retitled "La Vie en Rose" in the United States), is the second actress to win an acting Oscar performing in a language other than English next to Sophia Loren who won for Two Women (1960). Only two male performers (Roberto Benigni for Life Is Beautiful (1997) and Robert De Niro for The Godfather: Part II (1974)) have won an Oscar for solely non-English parts.