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Margot Robbie's sexiest looks – ditching knickers, red-hot lingerie and bikini snaps
Margot Robbie began her acting career on a humble TV soap like Neighbours, but since her stint playing Donna Brown back in 2008 the TV siren has firmly cemented her place as a superstar.Her short stint as a '60s-era flight attendant in ABC series Pan Am led to Martin Scorsese casting her in The Wolf of Wall Street starring alongside Leonardo DiCaprio, and the star hasn’t looked back since.The two-time Academy Award nominee was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world in by TIME and has since been ranked as one of the world's highest-paid actresses in the world by Forbes.READ NEXT: Dua Lipa set to star alongside Margot Robbie in Greta Gerwig's new Barbie movie As she gets set to turn 32 and prepares for her latest role as fashion doll Barbie alongside Ryan Gosling, let’s take a look back some of the star’s hottest snaps…Margot certainly stole the spotlight in DC Comics Suicide Squad when her character Harley Quinn stripped from her prison clothes down to her underwear.Hearts skipped a beat when Margot accepted the scandalous role, playing the ex-girlfriend to the Joker as she began her quest to become a badass supervillain.Viewers saw her strip down into a pair of knickers and a sexy red bra with all eyes both on-screen and off fixated on the lovable rogue as she put her curves on display for the racy production.She says in the scene before stripping off: ““I’m known to be quite vexing — I’m just forewarning you ...”.In her downtime between posing for Chanel campaigns and shooting blockbuster movies, the Aussie actress grew up surrounded by the ocean and showed off her ultimate inner beach babe with this Vanity Fair shoot.The star often shares stunning snaps of her glamorous life on social media, but the
'Fragile' Ray Liotta's fiancée shares heartbreak weeks after Goodfellas actor's death
In one photo, the couple could be seen holding hands during a candlelit dinner.Other photos included one which showed the pair wearing brown hats as they holidayed together.One snap showed them lounging with members of their family on a sofa.She wrote on the picture-sharing website earlier today: “It’s hard to believe a month has gone by.“There are no words to properly describe what one goes through with this type of unexpected loss.“I miss him every second of every day.“Each day my hint of some light is being with our children - Dax, Karsen, Chazz, Jade & Joey.“Through such deep pain, I find so much love and laughter. Our lives right now are so fragile yet we are each holding each other up.”She finished off the caption, explaining it felt as if they were “one big blended family”.The legendary gangster actor died in the Dominican Republic during filming for Dangerous Waters, a movie about a sailing holiday spiralling out of control.Jacy was in the country with the star when he died.Ray was best known for his performance in Martin Scorsese’s 1990 film Goodfellas.He played Henry Hill alongside Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci.The movie was a critical success, earning six Oscar nominations, including Best Picture, with Pesci, 79, winning for Supporting Actor and Martin Scorsese, 79, getting his third nomination for Best Director.Lorraine Braco, 67, who played Ray’s wife in the mafia film paid respects to her former co-star on Twitter.She wrote: “I am utterly shattered to hear this terrible news about my Ray.“I can be anywhere in the world & people will come up & tell me their favorite movie is Goodfellas.“Then they always ask what was the best part of making that movie.
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Bradley Cooper has fans doing double take as he unveils wild Leonard Bernstein transformation for new biopic
Bradley Cooper was the very definition of unrecognizable thanks to his latest movie transformation.The 47-year-old is no stranger to changing for a role, but this may be his biggest switch-up to date, taking on the part of famous composer Leonard Bernstein, who died in 1990.In new photos released by Netflix, he could be seen portraying the composer during his younger years in black-and-white photos, which showed him laughing with Carey Mulligan, who stars as his on-screen wife, Felicia Montealegre.He then donned what appeared to a shed load of prosthetics to resemble an older Leonard, also sporting glasses and a head of white hair for the role.In one picture, he clutched a cigarette in one hand and kept his other arm raised, appearing to be deep in thought.Unsurprisingly, fans couldn’t get over Bradley’s transformation, and shared their thoughts on his new role on Twitter.‘Old man prosthetics yeah he’s coming for that Oscar,’ one commented.‘Bradley said “They’re gonna have to give me awards for this one!”,’ another agreed.A follower said: ‘The person who did this makeup is absolutely incredible.’‘This is kind of shockingly good,’ a Twitter user praised, as a fan replied: ‘An elderly Bradley Cooper is freaking me out.’Saying precisely what is on all of our minds, one simply yelled: ‘THAT’S BRADLEY COOPER???’Bradley is leading the star-studded cast, opposite Carey, Maya Hawke and Matt Bomer.As well as nabbing the starring role and blowing all our minds with his new look, the Hangover actor will be serving as director, and producing the flick beside Martin Scorsese, Steven Spielberg, Fred Berner, Kristie Macosko Krieger and Amy Durning.This marks his return to directing following the hugely successful 2018 hit, A Star Is
Ray Liotta: Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro mourn the loss of the Hollywood star
Ray Liotta’s death announcement shocked the film industry, with many actors and directors publicly sharing emotional messages remembering the star.It was announced that Liotta died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic at 67. He was on location filming the movie ‘Dangerous Waters’ and accompanied by his fiancee Jacy Nittolo.“We were deeply saddened to learn of Ray’s passing, it’s a tremendous loss and our heartfelt condolences go out to his family, fiancé Jacy and daughter Karsen,” producers of the film shared to The Hollywood Reporter.The actor was known for his iconic roles throughout his successful career in Hollywood, from playing Henry Hill in Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas (1990), Shoeless Joe Jackson in Field of Dreams (1989), to Noah Baumbach’s Marriage Story (2019), Steven Soderbergh’s No Sudden Move (2021) and Alan Taylor’s The Many Saints of Newark (2021).“He was so uniquely gifted, so adventurous, so courageous as an actor,” Martin Scorsese stated, sharing his experience working with him, “Playing Henry Hill in Goodfellas was a tall order, because the character had so many different facets, so many complicated layers, and Ray was in almost every scene of a long, tough shoot.”“He absolutely amazed me, and I’ll always be proud of the work we did together on that picture,” the acclaimed director declared.“My heart goes out to his loved ones, and it aches for his loss, way too early.” Robert De Niro stated, “I was very saddened to learn of Ray’s passing.
Martin Charles Scorsese Italian (born November 17, 1942) is an American filmmaker and actor, whose career spans more than 50 years. Part of the New Hollywood wave of filmmaking, he is widely regarded as one of the most significant and influential filmmakers in cinematic history. Scorsese's body of work explores such themes as Italian-American identity, Catholic concepts of guilt and redemption? faith, machismo, modern crime, and gang conflict. Many of his films are also known for their depiction of violence and liberal use of profanity. In 1990, he founded The Film Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to film preservation, and in 2007 he founded the World Cinema Foundation. He is a recipient of the AFI Life Achievement Award for his contributions to the cinema, and has won an Academy Award, a Palme d'Or, Cannes Film Festival Best Director Award, Silver Lion, Grammy Award, Emmys, Golden Globes, BAFTAs, and Directors Guild of America Awards.