Hudgens goes on
´risky´ journey for Caine
VANESSA Hudgens said yes to Journey
2: The Mysterious Island for one simple
reason: Michael Caine. "Any
chance you get to work with a legend,
the legend being Michael Caine, you
take it," Hudgens says. "To be on the same screen
|NEW HYUNDAI SONATA
A LOAD OF PLEASANT SURPRISES |
|IT´S fair to say that we were surprised
by the Hyundai Sonata.
Granted, the previous Sonata was a
competent offering, but it was not
exactly a standout. With the new Sonata,
however, staff members suddenly started
tossing around phrases like "best-inclass."
Against such stalwart competitors
as the Honda Accord and the Toyota
Camry—and solid challengers like the
Nissan Altima, the Ford Fusion, and the
Chevrolet Malibu—that was a very big
claim. The best way to find out for sure
whether the Sonata was deserving of such
enthusiasm was to spend a year with one
in a Four Seasons test.
The Sonata comes in three flavours:
GLS, SE, and Limited ..
is back to acting! |
|LIFE has been full of ups and
downs for Katharine McPhee
since she ended American Idol
runner-up in 2006.
Dropped by her record label in 2008
after her debut album, McPhee has
struggled to establish a mainstream
career as a singer, and after the comedy
The House Bunny several other movie
projects proved disappointing for her or
failed to get off the ground.
But McPhee, now 27, is back in a role
that seems tailor made for the former
musical theatre student. She stars as a
young actress competing to be cast as
Marilyn Monroe in a Broadway musical
in the new TV "show within a show"
McPhee spoke to Reuters about her
career and her ...
|I´m done with dumb
roles: Sameera Reddy |
|SAMEERA Reddy has reason to smile. The
actress has had a good start this year, with her
last Tamil film opposite Madhavan raking in
the moolah at the box office. Moreover, the
director of her upcoming film Tezz,
Priyadarshan, has been conferred with the fourth
highest civilian award of the country, the Padma Shri.
"I told Priyadarshan sir that he should receive one of
those titles. He would say, ´I feel humbled, but that´s a
great achievement and beyond my expectations.´ Both
Shabana Azmiji (who won the Padma Bhushan) and
Priyadarshan sir are close to me. So when their names
were announced, I called them up. ´We are so humbled,´
is what they ...