Articles Tagged 'Saoirse Ronan'

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Ryan Gosling Helps the World Pronounce Saoirse Ronan’s Name

It’s funny how this has never come up before? Correction: people mispronouncing Saoirse Ronan‘s name probably happens on a daily basis, but not necessarily in a headline-making way. That was until Ryan Gosling stepped in to save the day. Gosling cast Ronan in his 2014 film Lost River, and it appears the two are still friendly. When […]

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Watch: Wes Anderson’s Brit-filled ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’ Trailer

Director Wes Anderson apparently had the Anglophile Handbook in his back pocket when casting his latest film The Grand Budapest Hotel with the star-studded cast all sorts of Britished up, starring Ralph Fiennes, Tilda Swinton, Jude Law, Tom Wilkinson and Irish actress Saoirse Ronan. Fiennes portrays a high profile hotel concierge by the name of […]

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Saoirse Ronan Likes to Play Mean

Irish actress Saoirse Ronan says that her latest screen character was so unlikeable that it made it all the more appealing to play her. Ronan portrays Daisy, a young American who is sent to stay with her cousins in Britain at a time of impending war in the new drama How I Live Now. The […]

Kevin Macdonald on Saoirse Ronan’s New Role – and Bob Marley

Scottish director Kevin Macdonald confirms that 17-year-old Irish actress Saoirse Ronan is breaking new ground in his forthcoming feature How I Live Now. He says: “It’s one of the first roles she’s done where it’s a sexualized role, an adult role, rather than her playing what she’s done mostly up until now – play children.” […]

‘Hanna’ Star Saoirse Ronan Won’t Confirm ‘Hobbit’ Rumors

As filmmaker Peter Jackson moves forward with the production of two Hobbit movies, Saoirse Ronan continues to dance around the question of whether or not she’ll be involved. There’s been talk that the 16-year-old Irish actress has been hired to play the elf Itaril. When asked about her participation she told me, “I would like […]