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Hunger Games in Talks with Elizabeth Banks, Finds Its Rue and Thresh

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Elizabeth Banks may get the chance to spout the already immortal line, "Happy Hunger Games, and may the odds be ever in your favor!" should she take the role of Effie Trinket in the upcoming adaptation of Suzanne Collins novel The Hunger Games. The Hollywood Reporter says the 30 Rock star is eyeing the role of the eccentric handler of protagonists Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark (to be brought to life by Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson, respectively)...
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Elizabeth Banks Welcomes a Son

Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman

Elizabeth Banks is a new mom on 30 Rock — and in real life as well.

The actress and her husband, writer-producer Max Handelman, welcomed son ...
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Stand Up to Cancer Special Adds to Its Lineup of Stars

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George Clooney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Will Smith, Denzel Washington and Renee Zellweger are among the list of celebrities who will appear on the fundraising TV special Stand Up to Cancer.

The special, airing Sept. 10 at 8/7c, will be preceded by an online pre-show hosted by... read more

Elizabeth Banks to Guest-Star on 30 Rock

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30 Rock has snared another high-profile guest star: Elizabeth Banks.

The 35-year-old actress, who brought the laughs last month on Modern Family, will appear in at least four episodes of the Emmy-winning sitcom as a ...
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Minnie Driver to Guest-Star on Modern Family

Minnie Driver

Minnie Driver will guest-star in an upcoming episode of Modern Family, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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Modern Family's Happy Couple on Shelley Long, Elizabeth Banks and Baby Lily

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Modern Family's Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson currently star on one of the fall season's biggest hits, and they've got the celebrity cameos to prove it. The stars, who play... read more

Elizabeth Banks and Chazz Palminteri to Guest-Star on Modern Family

Chazz Palminteri, Elizabeth Banks

ABC's Modern Family just keeps getting bigger: Elizabeth Banks and Chazz Palminteri will both guest-star on the new comedy later this season, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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Oliver Stone Creates George W. Biopic

It appears that the always controversial Oliver Stone has been busy tinkering away on his latest project and its title need not more than a single letter to sum it up best W The comedic biopic piece follows through the life of George W Bush from his party boy days in college to President of our country with a cast including Josh Brolin as Bush Elizabeth Banks as the First Lady and Richard Dreyfuss as good ol Dick So why after all these years is the movie being made now Perhaps Stone sees it as the ultimate send off for our beloved POTUS before handing over the reigns Gina DiNunno read more

Elizabeth Banks to Play the First Lady

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Elizabeth Banks is moving into the White House for her next role Banks known for her turn in Scrubs and her wild and sexy roles in The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Kevin Smiths recently wrapped Zack and Miri Make a Porno is in final negotiations to play Laura Bush in Oliver Stones biopic W The film which stars Josh Brolin as George W Bush will track the life and presidency of Bush and is set to begin shooting in late April in Shreveport LouisianaDo you think the sometimes-raunchy party girl will make a believable first lady Adam Bryant read more

Movie News: Seth Rogen's Porno and More

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Seth Rogen, Scrubs' Elizabeth Banks and Kevin Smith muse Jason Mewes will star in the Clerks director's next comedy, Zack and Miri Make a Porno. Says an excited Smith: "Getting Seth in this flick is like suddenly growing an extra six inches in the crotch."... Grownup Panic Room moppet Kristen Stewart has landed the female lead in Twilight, based on Stephenie Meyer's bestselling novel about a girl who is not named Buffy who is in love with a vampire who is not named Angel... The curtain will go up on Dolly Parton's stage adaptation of 9 to 5, the 1980 classic comedy she made with Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, on Sept. 21, 2008, in L.A. Allison Janney stars. No, not in the old Parton role, in Tomlin's role. As if....Tim Burton has sealed a deal with Disney to direct and produce a live-action-plus-performance-capture animation version of Alice in Wonderland and remake his own stop-motion short, Frankenweenie, as a full-length feature. Both will be shown in 3-D, and if we're lucky, Alice ... read more

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