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Q&A | Charlize Theron at 46: the Oscar-winning Fast & Furious star on motherhood, adoption, and why women raised in South Africa have drive and determination

The award-winning Fast & Furious and Mad Max star talks about portraying strong women, the roles her country and her mother played in shaping her, and the ‘exhausting rite of passage’ young actresses face in Hollywood

The award-winning Fast & Furious and Mad Max star talks about portraying strong women, the roles her country and her mother played in shaping her, and the ‘exhausting rite of passage’ young actresses face in Hollywood

Charlize Theron at 46: the Oscar-winning Fast & Furious star on motherhood, adoption, and why women raised in South Africa have drive and determination
6 Aug 2021 - 5:00AM
Mark Wahlberg at 50: the Infinite star on being a devout Catholic, an avid golfer and a ‘survivor’ following a missed 9/11 flight – interview

The star of Transformers and Netflix’s Spenser Confidential is known for his action flicks, but what’s he like at home?

The star of Transformers and Netflix’s Spenser Confidential is known for his action flicks, but what’s he like at home?

Mark Wahlberg at 50: the Infinite star on being a devout Catholic, an avid golfer and a ‘survivor’ following a missed 9/11 flight – interview
4 Jun 2021 - 5:00AM
Why Lily James quit Instagram – the Rebecca, Yesterday and Cinderella star talks body positivity and being a role model: ‘I worry about a level of self-obsession that can become so destructive’

‘I wanted to disconnect, I think that this period did me a lot of good,’ says the British actress after ditching social media for three months

‘I wanted to disconnect, I think that this period did me a lot of good,’ says the British actress after ditching social media for three months

Why Lily James quit Instagram – the Rebecca, Yesterday and Cinderella star talks body positivity and being a role model: ‘I worry about a level of self-obsession that can become so destructive’
4 Apr 2021 - 4:00AM
Anya Taylor-Joy: ‘I had trouble making friends’ – The Queen’s Gambit star talks loneliness, addiction and starring opposite Chris Hemsworth in 2023’s Mad Max prequel Furiosa

‘Every character is meant for you and you’re meant for them,’ said the recent Golden Globe winner – so will she throw herself into Mad Max’s Furiosa the same way she did for her other roles?

‘Every character is meant for you and you’re meant for them,’ said the recent Golden Globe winner – so will she throw herself into Mad Max’s Furiosa the same way she did for her other roles?

Anya Taylor-Joy: ‘I had trouble making friends’ – The Queen’s Gambit star talks loneliness, addiction and starring opposite Chris Hemsworth in 2023’s Mad Max prequel Furiosa
15 Mar 2021 - 10:10AM
Interview: Lady Gaga opens up about overcoming PTSD, stanning Bruce Springsteen and making peace with her persona on Chromatica, featuring K-pop’s Blackpink

The indomitable Lady Gaga talks about the rocky road to fame, fighting inner demons, and the innate belief that drives her to ever-bigger success

The indomitable Lady Gaga talks about the rocky road to fame, fighting inner demons, and the innate belief that drives her to ever-bigger success

Interview: Lady Gaga opens up about overcoming PTSD, stanning Bruce Springsteen and making peace with her persona on Chromatica, featuring K-pop’s Blackpink
5 Mar 2021 - 11:23AM
Daniel Craig talks being James Bond in No Time to Die, his comedic turn in Knives Out and the price of fame – interview

Craig turns 52 on March 2 – but will he be 53 by the time we all get to see the latest, much-delayed film in the 007 franchise, No Time to Die?

Craig turns 52 on March 2 – but will he be 53 by the time we all get to see the latest, much-delayed film in the 007 franchise, No Time to Die?

Daniel Craig talks being James Bond in No Time to Die, his comedic turn in Knives Out and the price of fame – interview
2 Mar 2021 - 4:00AM
Elliot Page on coming out and empathy for his characters Vanya in Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy and My Days of Mercy – interview

After rising to stardom in blockbuster films like Juno and the X-Men series, he’s produced his own projects like Gaycation and There’s Something in the Water

After rising to stardom in blockbuster films like Juno and the X-Men series, he’s produced his own projects like Gaycation and There’s Something in the Water

Elliot Page on coming out and empathy for his characters Vanya in Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy and My Days of Mercy – interview
19 Feb 2021 - 8:00AM
Leonardo DiCaprio in Romeo + Juliet inspired Amanda Seyfried to act – 20 years later, the Mamma Mia! and Ted 2 star reflects on her anxiety, motherhood, mindfulness and crocheting – interview

‘Thank God for that movie or honestly, I wouldn’t be here’ says the star about watching the classic Romeo + Juliet film adaption which inspired her to get into acting – but what does she get up to when she’s not on set?

‘Thank God for that movie or honestly, I wouldn’t be here’ says the star about watching the classic Romeo + Juliet film adaption which inspired her to get into acting – but what does she get up to when she’s not on set?

Leonardo DiCaprio in Romeo + Juliet inspired Amanda Seyfried to act – 20 years later, the Mamma Mia! and Ted 2 star reflects on her anxiety, motherhood, mindfulness and crocheting – interview
9 Dec 2020 - 10:18AM
Before Star Wars and Marriage Story, Adam Driver was a US Marine and his claim to Hollywood fame was through TV show Girls – interview

‘I don’t know if I’ll ever understand or be comfortable with fame’: the Star Wars and Marriage Story star was a US Marine before his acting career, and often draws on his military past when filming

‘I don’t know if I’ll ever understand or be comfortable with fame’: the Star Wars and Marriage Story star was a US Marine before his acting career, and often draws on his military past when filming

Before Star Wars and Marriage Story, Adam Driver was a US Marine and his claim to Hollywood fame was through TV show Girls – interview
19 Nov 2020 - 11:00AM
Zac Efron on getting buff for Baywatch with Dwayne Johnson, getting over High School Musical, hating social media and looking for love as a sex symbol – interview

‘Every time you make a movie you have to face your fears’: The Rock and his dad are two of the High School Musical star’s role models spurring him to greater success

‘Every time you make a movie you have to face your fears’: The Rock and his dad are two of the High School Musical star’s role models spurring him to greater success

Zac Efron on getting buff for Baywatch with Dwayne Johnson, getting over High School Musical, hating social media and looking for love as a sex symbol – interview
18 Oct 2020 - 2:56AM
Keanu Reeves at 56: the star of John Wick, The Matrix, Point Break and Speed talks about his love of motorcycles, keeping fit – and his fear of death

Once dubbed the sexiest man alive, the intensely private actor talks about his love of motorcycles, keeping fit and staying grounded

Once dubbed the sexiest man alive, the intensely private actor talks about his love of motorcycles, keeping fit and staying grounded

Keanu Reeves at 56: the star of John Wick, The Matrix, Point Break and Speed talks about his love of motorcycles, keeping fit – and his fear of death
8 Sep 2020 - 8:30AM
Jennifer Lawrence interview: Oscar winning Marvel and Hunger Games star on body positivity, dodging paparazzi and keeping it real in the Hollywood machine

She’s one of the world’s highest paid actresses, but newly married Marvel star Jennifer Lawrence says fame hasn’t changed her a jot

She’s one of the world’s highest paid actresses, but newly married Marvel star Jennifer Lawrence says fame hasn’t changed her a jot

Jennifer Lawrence interview: Oscar winning Marvel and Hunger Games star on body positivity, dodging paparazzi and keeping it real in the Hollywood machine
16 Aug 2020 - 11:09PM
Coronavirus survivor Tom Hanks talks best and worst roles, kindness, love and why he calls Steven Spielberg ‘boss’

As he turns 64, everyone’s favourite actor opens up about his most loved and hated roles, life lessons, parenthood – and loving history books

As he turns 64, everyone’s favourite actor opens up about his most loved and hated roles, life lessons, parenthood – and loving history books

Coronavirus survivor Tom Hanks talks best and worst roles, kindness, love and why he calls Steven Spielberg ‘boss’
9 Jul 2020 - 3:17AM
Marvel star Chris Evans admits Spider-Man – not Captain America – was his favourite superhero all along

His run as a Marvel superstar ended with Avengers: Endgame – the all-American hero tells us what comes next

His run as a Marvel superstar ended with Avengers: Endgame – the all-American hero tells us what comes next

Marvel star Chris Evans admits Spider-Man – not Captain America – was his favourite superhero all along
13 Jun 2020 - 3:30PM
The Batman’s Robert Pattinson on first trying on the Batsuit, ‘calming down’ after Twilight and finding a romantic soulmate

The former Twilight heartthrob talks openly about becoming Batman, how Hollywood changed him, looking for love and what the future holds

The former Twilight heartthrob talks openly about becoming Batman, how Hollywood changed him, looking for love and what the future holds

The Batman’s Robert Pattinson on first trying on the Batsuit, ‘calming down’ after Twilight and finding a romantic soulmate
11 May 2020 - 8:00AM
LGBT idol Kristen Stewart talks sexuality, Karl Lagerfeld, indie films and staying true to herself

The former Twilight and Charlie’s Angels star has played gender-fluid characters, and is happy to be able to defend and tell those stories as a director

The former Twilight and Charlie’s Angels star has played gender-fluid characters, and is happy to be able to defend and tell those stories as a director

LGBT idol Kristen Stewart talks sexuality, Karl Lagerfeld, indie films and staying true to herself
9 Apr 2020 - 8:00PM
Rebel Wilson: 8 things to know about the star of Oscar-winning Jojo Rabbit, Pitch Perfect, Bridesmaids and possibly the biggest flop of 2019, Cats

Lauded for her comedic roles, the Hollywood star is a producer, actor and role model for girls and women who struggle with negative body image

Lauded for her comedic roles, the Hollywood star is a producer, actor and role model for girls and women who struggle with negative body image

Rebel Wilson: 8 things to know about the star of Oscar-winning Jojo Rabbit, Pitch Perfect, Bridesmaids and possibly the biggest flop of 2019, Cats
2 Mar 2020 - 10:56PM
Oscar winner Laura Dern: On Marriage Story, Little Women, working with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman – and being ‘very tall’

The star of Little Women and Big Little Lies – who just won an Academy Award, Golden Globe and SAG award for Marriage Story – talks about the joy of working with women, and why she’s proud of her towering height

The star of Little Women and Big Little Lies – who just won an Academy Award, Golden Globe and SAG award for Marriage Story – talks about the joy of working with women, and why she’s proud of her towering height

Oscar winner Laura Dern: On Marriage Story, Little Women, working with Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman – and being ‘very tall’
14 Feb 2020 - 4:23PM
Bradley Cooper talks about why he loves working with Robert de Niro, and his friendship with Jennifer Lawrence

The actor blames The Hangover for turning him into a sex symbol, but says he wants to be judged on his body of work and not his physical appearance

The actor blames The Hangover for turning him into a sex symbol, but says he wants to be judged on his body of work and not his physical appearance

Bradley Cooper talks about why he loves working with Robert de Niro, and his friendship with Jennifer Lawrence
20 Jan 2020 - 12:06PM
Big Little Lies’ Zoë Kravitz talks about working with Hollywood A-listers, juggling her acting and singing careers, and her famous parents

Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet’s daughter says she ‘never wanted to be famous and doing this job, you really don’t have to be if you don’t want to’

Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet’s daughter says she ‘never wanted to be famous and doing this job, you really don’t have to be if you don’t want to’

Big Little Lies’ Zoë Kravitz talks about working with Hollywood A-listers, juggling her acting and singing careers, and her famous parents
1 Dec 2019 - 2:00PM
Henry Golding and Michelle Yeoh reunite to sparkle with Emilia Clarke in Last Christmas

Starring Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding, and with Paul Feig at the helm, there’s zero chance this seasonal romcom won’t prove the feel-good smash of the year

Starring Emilia Clarke and Henry Golding, and with Paul Feig at the helm, there’s zero chance this seasonal romcom won’t prove the feel-good smash of the year

Henry Golding and Michelle Yeoh reunite to sparkle with Emilia Clarke in Last Christmas
11 Nov 2019 - 2:47PM
How Last Christmas star Henry Golding bagged Crazy Rich Asians – the ‘most coveted role for any Asian actor in the world’

The British-Malaysian actor talks overnight fame, representing his roots and bagging ‘most coveted role for any Asian actor in the world’

The British-Malaysian actor talks overnight fame, representing his roots and bagging ‘most coveted role for any Asian actor in the world’

How Last Christmas star Henry Golding bagged Crazy Rich Asians – the ‘most coveted role for any Asian actor in the world’
11 Nov 2019 - 2:45PM
Zombieland: Double Tap star Emma Stone on overcoming anxiety and getting career advice from Diane Keaton

As Zombieland: Double Tap hits cinemas, the Oscar-winning star talks traumatic auditions, battling insecurity and Diane Keaton’s invaluable advice

As Zombieland: Double Tap hits cinemas, the Oscar-winning star talks traumatic auditions, battling insecurity and Diane Keaton’s invaluable advice

Zombieland: Double Tap star Emma Stone on overcoming anxiety and getting career advice from Diane Keaton
24 Oct 2019 - 2:48AM
Why Game of Thrones star Lena Headey would love to say and do all those nasty things in real life

The British actress says she would love to star in UK soap Coronation Street or a Pedro Almodóvar film next – but only after learning Spanish first

The British actress says she would love to star in UK soap Coronation Street or a Pedro Almodóvar film next – but only after learning Spanish first

Why Game of Thrones star Lena Headey would love to say and do all those nasty things in real life
3 Oct 2019 - 12:00PM
Will Smith on ‘repairing’ his marriage to Jada Pinkett, quitting hip hop and paying homage to Robin Williams in Disney’s Aladdin

‘I had a collapse with my life’ – the superstar opens up about why he took a two-year break from work, ‘repairing’ his marriage and feeling ‘shackled’ by his reputation

‘I had a collapse with my life’ – the superstar opens up about why he took a two-year break from work, ‘repairing’ his marriage and feeling ‘shackled’ by his reputation

Will Smith on ‘repairing’ his marriage to Jada Pinkett, quitting hip hop and paying homage to Robin Williams in Disney’s Aladdin
26 Sep 2019 - 12:01PM
Is Chris Hemsworth the ‘sexiest man alive’? The Marvel hunk talks workouts, social media and why he chose living in Australia over Hollywood

The Australian actor, who turns 37 on August 11, 2020, talks about how he got his lucky break in Hollywood, and what he thinks about being named ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

The Australian actor, who turns 37 on August 11, 2020, talks about how he got his lucky break in Hollywood, and what he thinks about being named ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

Is Chris Hemsworth the ‘sexiest man alive’? The Marvel hunk talks workouts, social media and why he chose living in Australia over Hollywood
6 Aug 2020 - 12:14PM
5 things you need to know about Selena Gomez

Singer Selena Gomez, who turns 27 on July 22, is realistic when it comes to love, and says that being in a relationship is not a fairy tale

Singer Selena Gomez, who turns 27 on July 22, is realistic when it comes to love, and says that being in a relationship is not a fairy tale

5 things you need to know about Selena Gomez
23 Jul 2019 - 4:55PM
Big Little Lies: Why Meryl Streep didn't even need a script

Oscar-winning actress loved first season of the series – ‘the greatest thing on TV’ – featuring a large female ensemble cast

Oscar-winning actress loved first season of the series – ‘the greatest thing on TV’ – featuring a large female ensemble cast

Big Little Lies: Why Meryl Streep didn't even need a script
22 Jun 2019 - 1:05PM
Big Little Lies star Nicole Kidman tells us why she’s ‘always going to support female directors’

The Australian actress, who turns 52 on June 20, discusses helping women in the film industry, her love of sports and her delight at the slow-burn success of the returning HBO drama

The Australian actress, who turns 52 on June 20, discusses helping women in the film industry, her love of sports and her delight at the slow-burn success of the returning HBO drama

Big Little Lies star Nicole Kidman tells us why she’s ‘always going to support female directors’
9 Jun 2019 - 2:00AM
Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner on X-Men: Dark Phoenix, and how Tye Sheridan is her ‘best on-screen boyfriend’

English actress – newly married to American pop star Joe Jonas – who has just finished work on HBO’s fantasy series, discusses her leading role in retooling of X-Men franchise.

English actress – newly married to American pop star Joe Jonas – who has just finished work on HBO’s fantasy series, discusses her leading role in retooling of X-Men franchise.

Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner on X-Men: Dark Phoenix, and how Tye Sheridan is her ‘best on-screen boyfriend’
5 Jun 2019 - 2:38PM