Category Archives: Julia Ormond

Claire Danes @ Temple Grandin – Trailer

In HBO film, actress Claire Danes embodies Temple Grandin as an innovator that pioneer autism spectrum disorder education and becomes an author and activist. Under Director Mick Jackson’s helm, we get a glimpse into Temple Grandin‘s life and work as adapted from her two books – Emergency and Thinking In Pictures. Take look at the trailer –

Temple Grandin premieres on Saturday, February 6 @ 8pm on HBO.

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Julia Roberts @ New York’s Kit Kittridge

Abigail Breslin, Julia Roberts, Julia Ormond, Chris O’Donnell and Jada Pinkett Smith and her kids – Jaden and Willow – attend Kit Kittridge: An American Girl premiere in New York City.


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Kit Kittridge is directed by Patricia Rozema and executive produced by Julia Roberts and Marisa Yeres, and hits theaters today.

Julia Roberts’ Kit Kittridge: An American Girl

Julia Ormond, Oscar nominee Abigail Breslin, Chris O’Donnell and the Smiths – Will, Jada Pinkett Smith, Trey, Jaden and Willow – attend and pose at Kit Kittridge: An American Girl premiere at The Grove in Los Angeles, California.

Kit Kittridge is directed by Patricia Rozema, based on the namesake series of dolls and books, and executive produced by Julia Roberts and Marisa Yeres.


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The flick hits theaters on Friday, June 20.

Synopsis: Aspiring reporter Kit Kittredge can’t resist bringing home strays, whether it’s Grace, an abandoned basset hound, or Will and Countee, a pair of young hobos willing to trade work for meals. Bright, inquisitive and generous, Kit is a natural born leader. But her happy childhood is abruptly interrupted when her father loses his car dealership and must leave Cincinnati to look for work. Kit and her mother Margaret are left to manage on their own, growing vegetables, selling eggs and even taking in an assortment of boarders including an itinerant magician, a vivacious dance instructor on the prowl for a husband and a zany mobile librarian. When a crime spree sweeps Cincinnati, all signs point to the local “hobo jungle,” where Will and Countee live with a group of their impoverished companions. Kit, who always has her antennae out for a good news story, convinces her new friends to take her to see the hobo camp for herself and writes an article that creates a sympathetic portrait of the camp’s residents. But when Kit’s mother and their boarders become the latest victims in a string of robberies, Kit’s loyalties are tested. Will is accused of the crimes and, with all of their savings gone, the Kittredges face losing their house to foreclosure. Determined to recover the stolen money and believing Will is innocent, Kit recruits her friends Ruthie and Stirling to help her track down the real culprit. Together they uncover a plot that goes far beyond Cincinnati!