Julia Roberts finds life (and her roles) get better with age
NEW YORK (AP) — Julia Roberts is sitting on a couch in a Soho hotel when Lucas Hedges bursts in and begins frantically searching for his phone, sending pillows flying.
"This is what I say to Finn," Roberts says, referencing one of her three children as she instructs her 21-year-old co-star. "Where did you go from here, honey?"
Julia Roberts has signed up to 'Ben is Back'.
The 'Pretty Woman' actress has joined the cast of the drama film alongside Lucas Hedges, who will take on the lead role of the troubled titular character who returns home unexpectedly one Christmas Eve much to the surprise of his family.
According to Deadline, the motion picture will be directed and scripted by the 'Manchester By the Sea' star's father Peter Hedges.
Darlene Cates, the mother in ‘Gilbert Grape,’ dies at 69
NEW YORK (AP) — Darlene Cates, who played the housebound mother in the 1993 film "What's Eating Gilbert Grape," has died.
Cates died in her sleep Sunday morning at her home in Forney, Texas, according to her son-in-law, David Morgan. She was 69.