Anna Kendrick

Anna Kendrick

 

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Anna Cooke Kendrick (born August 9, 1985) is an American actress and singer. She began her career as a child actor in theater productions. Her first prominent role was in the 1998 Broadway musical High Society, which earned her a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. She made her film debut in the musical comedy Camp (2003).

Kendrick rose to prominence for her supporting role as Jessica Stanley in The Twilight Saga (2008–12). She received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the comedy-drama Up in the Air (2009). She achieved further recognition for starring as Beca Mitchell in the musical comedy film series Pitch Perfect (2012–2017).

Kendrick has also featured in the comedy-drama 50/50 (2011), the crime-drama End of Watch (2012), the musical-fantasy Into the Woods (2014), the drama Cake (2014), the adult comedy Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (2016), and the animated comedy Trolls (2016). Kendrick published her own memoir in 2016, titled Scrappy Little Nobody.

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Table 19
 
Table 19 is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Jeffrey Blitz, and co-written by Blitz, Jay Duplass, and Mark Duplass.
Trolls
 
Trolls is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical romantic comedy adventure film based on the Troll dolls created by Thomas Dam.
The Accountant
 
The Accountant is a 2016 American crime thriller film directed by Gavin O'Connor, written by Bill Dubuque and starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.
Into the Woods
 
Into the Woods is a 2014 British-American musical fantasy film directed by Rob Marshall, and adapted to the screen by James Lapine from his and Stephen Sondheim's Broadway musical of the same name.

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'Pitch Perfect 3' trailer previews Anna Kendrick, Ruby Rose in signature riff-off
  –  September 25, 2017
Universal has dropped a new trailer for Pitch Perfect 3, and it offers a thorough preview of the a cappella music franchise's latest riff-off. The trailer shows Anna Kendrick, Anna Camp, Rebel Wilson and Hailee Steinfeld spotlighting their Barden Bellas ...
Casting Call: Netflix Seeks 'Hottest Bodies' For Movie Filming In Atlanta
  –  October 13, 2017
The third installment of the musical comedy will star Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson & Miley Cyrus. The film is currently casting stand-ins. Shooting began January 30 in Atlanta and Marietta. The Marvel Studios feature film "Black Panther" will star Chadwick ...
loaded’s Hot Tracks of The Week
  –  October 13, 2017
Anna Kendrick dresses up as Robin and begs Ben Affleck for a role in The Batman"It’s 2016 and I don’t need this patriarchal bullsh*t." Margot Robbie stars in Fifty Shades of Joker trailer mashupWhat happens when you cross Fifty Shades of Grey with ...
25 Years of SXSW Film Festival – Jeffrey Blitz, Bill & Turner Ross, and Jeff Malmberg
  –  October 13, 2017
Blitz re-teamed with Anna Kendrick earlier this year for the comedy Table 19, co-written by Blitz and SXSW alum Jay and Mark Duplass. “When Spellbound premiered at SXSW, I was wrapping my first commercial directing job in Vancouver. The timing meant of ...
'Pitch Perfect 3' trailer: Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson get aca-emotional
  –  October 12, 2017
If Fat Amy’s crying, we’re all crying. The second trailer for the musical comedy Pitch Perfect 3 (in theaters Dec. 22) gives audiences an extended look at the Barden Bellas’ “farewell tour,” a last reunion of the college a capella group before ...
The most famous celebrity born the same year as you
  –  October 11, 2017
Other notable celebrities born that year: Rooney Mara, Lily Allen, Lana Del Rey, Michael Phelps, Anna Kendrick, T-Pain, Bruno Mars, Carly Rae Jepsen, Kaley Cuoco, and Raven Symone. The "Game of Thrones" actress was born on October 23, just a couple of ...
What email marketers should know about iOS 11
  –  October 11, 2017
Kate Spade’s #Missadventure series is a great video use case. The videos feature notable celebrities such as Anna Kendrick and Zosia Mamet and showcase the comedic and unexpected inconveniences the characters experience. The videos rarely offer ...
The 10 Best Movies To Binge-Watch On Girls’ Night
  –  October 11, 2017
From Anna Kendrick’s famous cup song to Fat Amy’s one-liners, this is a movie you don’t want to miss. Ah, this movie is a classic. Have you ever wanted magical wish dust to grant you a lifelong dream? I know I have! Jenna gets to live her lifelong ...
Top 10 Arts on Audio: 2017.
  –  October 11, 2017
Scrappy Little Nobody. By Anna Kendrick. Read by the author. 2016. 6hr. Simon & Schuster, CD, $29.99 (9781508213543). Kendrick’s humorous memoir tells of growing up in Maine, starting as an actor, and becoming a celebrity. The refreshing, cheeky essays ...
36 Nonfiction Favorites Now Out in Paperback
  –  October 10, 2017
Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick—Essays on life from a short, funny, introverted actress. Never Look an American in the Eye by Okey Ndibe—”A memoir of flying turtles, colonial ghosts, and the making of Nigerian American.” Books for Living by ...
What the hay? Artists turns bales into pigs, sunflowers for Bale Trail
  –  October 9, 2017
This year’s creation is Poppy, the pink-and-turquoise character from the movie “Trolls.” In the movie, Poppy is voiced by actress Anna Kendrick. Davenport used ribbon, silk and four bolts of tulle to make Poppy’s hair. “We do go around and see ...
Spend Your Sunday Streaming ‘Up in the Air’ On Amazon Prime
  –  October 8, 2017
The 2009 film stars George Clooney, Vera Farmiga, and a then-unknown Anna Kendrick. All three actors received Oscar nominations for their roles. None of them won. Up in the Air was also nominated for (and didn’t win) Best Picture, Best Adapted ...
OSCAR PREDICTIONS: We weigh in on this year's 'serious' films
  –  October 8, 2017
(I'm not making that up.) With Hailee Steinfeld, Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks, Ruby Rose. The Post-- Steven Spielberg recounts the Washington Post's decision to publish the Pentagon Papers, with an A-list cast that includes Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep ...
Family Halloween Movies: 17 Non-Horror Flicks For Scaredy-Cats to Watch
  –  October 8, 2017
Listen closely and you might recognize the voices of Anna Kendrick, Casey Affleck, Leslie Mann and John Goodman. You probably don’t need a summary for what the Harry Potter films are all about. Of the eight films, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone ...
Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham “Fast & Furious” Spin-off Gets Summer 2019 Release as Universal Shuffles Dates
  –  October 6, 2017
Lastly, Universal dated DreamWorks Animation’s sequel Trolls 2, featuring the voices of Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake, for Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14, 2020.
Things Get Kooky in This Anna Kendrick 'Wild' Photoshop Battle
  –  October 6, 2017
Anna Kendrick has given Reddit users the gift of a photoshop battle and the results are amazing. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.
POTTERY BARN UNVEILS EXCLUSIVE COLLABORATION WITH LIFESTYLE BRAND AND FASHION DESIGNER MONIQUE LHUILLIER
  –  October 5, 2017
Fans include Emma Stone, Blake Lively, Taylor Swift, Reese Witherspoon, Kristen Bell, Anna Kendrick and the First Lady Michelle Obama among others. Monique’s signature design sensibility has led to the launch of licensed products including Monique ...
Anna Kendrick’s Creepy Instagram Pic Becomes Hilariously Spooky Meme
  –  October 5, 2017
Last week, Anna Kendrick posted a spooky photo of herself standing next to an owl to her Instagram account. “We don’t like you,” the actress wrote as a caption. A post shared by Anna Kendrick (@annakendrick47) on Sep 28, 2017 at 4:38pm PDT On ...
Full Pitch Perfect 3 Trailer Sends The Bellas Out On An Emotional Note
  –  October 5, 2017
Even the original movie made a persistent running joke out of the fact that a capella singing was uncool, and aspiring music producer Beca (Anna Kendrick) wanted nothing to do with the Barden Bellas. Only, she did. Because a capella cover songs actually ...
Things get kooky in this amazing Anna Kendrick-owl Photoshop battle
  –  October 5, 2017
The actress and an owl are the hottest things on Reddit. Anna Kendrick is no doubt one of the internet’s favorite stars. Everyone loves her eager, cheery, and down-to-earth demeanor. Which why a picture of her affecting a dour face is making waves on Reddit.
Kingsley Ben-Adir Joins Anna Kendrick in Disney's NICOLE
  –  October 5, 2017
Kingsley Ben-Adir has joined Disney's new film NICOLE, which also stars Anna Kendrick, Shirley MacLaine, Bill Hader and Billy Eichner, as reported by Deadline. NICOLE will follow the story of Santa Claus's daughter, who needs to take over THE FAMILY business.
Anna Kendrick Is Becoming A Mommy Blogger (Sort Of)
  –  September 30, 2017
If you've always wanted a movie starring Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively, you'll be obsessed with this news. Kendrick and Lively will co-star in A Simple Favor, Deadline first reported in June. Paul Feig will direct the thriller, based on Darcey Bell's ...
Shirley MacLaine Joins Anna Kendrick in Disney's Female Santa Claus Movie
  –  September 25, 2017
Bill Hader and Billy Eichner are also featured in 'Nicole,' Marc Lawrence's family film. Shirley MacLaine has joined Disney's female Santa Claus movie Nicole, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Anna Kendrick is starring in the holiday-themed family film ...
Bill Hader, Billy Eichner and Shirley MacLaine join Anna Kendrick in female Santa Claus movie Nicole
  –  September 24, 2017
In January of this year it was announced that Anna Kendrick had signed on to lead a new female Santa Claus movie from Disney entitled Nicole, and now Variety is reporting that the actress will be joined in the cast by Bill Hader (Trainwreck) and Billy ...
Billy Eichner in Talks to Join Anna Kendrick’s Female Santa Claus Film (EXCLUSIVE)
  –  September 22, 2017
Billy Eichner is in negotiations to join Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader in Disney’s female Santa Claus film “Nicole,” sources tell Variety. “Miss Congeniality” scribe Marc Lawrence is directing and writing the script. The movie revolves around ...
Billy Eichner in Negotiations for Anna Kendrick Female Santa Claus Movie
  –  September 22, 2017
Billy Eichner is in talks to join Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader in Disney’s female Santa Claus movie “Nicole,” a source with knowledge of the project told TheWrap. The film, to be written and directed by “Miss Congeniality’s” Marc Lawrence, is ...
Hollywood North: Anna Kendrick taking over from Santa
  –  September 8, 2017
Actress Anna Kendrick (Pitch Perfect, Up In The Air), who spent a lot of time in Vancouver filming the Twilight trilogy, is returning next month for much jollier project. Kendrick is set to star in a still to be titled Christmas movie in which she plays ...

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