carey mulligan gatsby Carey Mulligan is 'Gatsby's' Daisy; Helen Mirren to receive leadership awardBritish “it” girl Carey Mulligan has officially been offered the role of Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann‘s remake of “The Great Gatsby.” She beat out Blake Lively, Scarlett Johansson and Rebecca Hall for the role. Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire are already signed on to star.  [The Hollywood Reporter]

]]>Academy Award-winning actress Dame Helen Mirren is set to receive the Sherry Lansing Leadership award at The Hollywood Reporter’s 19th annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast. Halle Berry and Katie Couric will participate in the event, which is being held in conjunction with THR’s “Power 100: Women in Entertainment.” The award is presented to “a woman of unusual distinction and originality who has carved a unique career and at the same time contributed significantly to the social good. [Via press release]

 

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