Hathaway's Yorkshire accent in the film was considered subpar. , In 2006, she starred in David Frankel's comedy film The Devil Wears Prada, as an assistant to the powerful fashion magazine editor Miranda Priestly, played by Meryl Streep.  The fantasy romantic comedy film Ella Enchanted (2004), in which Hathaway played the titular character, also performed poorly at the box office. Anne Jacqueline Hathaway (born November 12, 1982) is an American actress. "The only person who ever calls me Anne is my mother, and she only does it when she's really mad at me.  She then teamed up in 2010 with World Bank in a two-year development program The Girl Effect whose mission focuses on helping empower girls in developing and developed nations where one-third of young women are not employed and not in school. , This article is about the American actress. Based on Meg Cabot's 2000 novel of the same name, the former follows a teenager Mia Thermopolis (Hathaway) who discovers that she is the heir to the throne of the fictional Kingdom of Genovia.  That year, Hathaway purchased an apartment worth $2.55 million on the Upper West Side, a neighborhood in Manhattan where she lives with Shulman and their son. The Princess Diaries actress chatted all about the … Hathaway was clandestinely given the script, as One Day was set in the UK, and Scherfig was not looking for any American actresses for the part. Anne Hathaway and Adam Shulman’s second son’s name starts with the same letter as his 3-year-old brother, Jonathan. Oscar-winning actress Anne Hathaway wants everybody to start calling her by her nickname, Annie.  Her family left the church, converting to Episcopalianism because of its acceptance of homosexuality, but left that too.  She says she never regretted not finishing her degree, as she enjoyed being with others who "were trying to grow up". She is of mostly Irish descent, along with English, German, and French. Hathaway said she found it fun to play someone with an immense ego and saw the role as an opportunity "to lean into all the ridiculous fame nonsense that I've been trying to side-step for all of these years. 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The film opened to mostly mixed reviews.  It was reported that the FBI confiscated Hathaway's private journals from Follieri's New York City apartment as part of their ongoing investigation into Follieri's activities. RELATED: Anne Hathaway Apologized to the Disabled Community After Criticism Over The Witches "When I was 14 years old, I did a commercial and I had to get my SAG card.  In October 2008, after earlier pleading guilty, Follieri was sentenced to four and a half years in prison. , Hathaway reprised the role of the White Queen in Alice Through the Looking Glass, the 2016 sequel to Alice in Wonderland. Anne Hathaway made a surprising reveal during her interview on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon….she does not want to be called “Anne” anymore!  During her audition, Hathaway lied to Lee about her knowledge of horse riding so he would cast her, but she did subsequently take lessons.  In 2011, Los Angeles Times Magazine listed her as one of the 50 Most Beautiful Women in Film. "And so every time I step out in public and someone calls my name I think they're going to yell at me," she joked. After this, Kate quit acting to raise Hathaway and her brothers. , In October 2008, Hathaway hosted the NBC late-night sketch comedy Saturday Night Live.  Preparing for the role, Hathaway consumed fewer than 500 calories a day to lose 25 pounds (11 kg), researched prostitution and cut her hair. Columnist Suzanne Moore, reviewing the film on BBC Radio 4's Front Row, said Hathaway's accents were "all over the shop", adding, "Sometimes she's from Scotland, sometimes she's from New York, you just can't tell". I still audition", she explains.  At the age of 15, her relationship with the Catholic Church changed after she learned that her older brother, Michael, was gay.  Two months later, she and James Franco hosted the 83rd Academy Awards. , Hathaway portrayed princesses and appeared in family-oriented films over the next three years, subsequently becoming known in mainstream media as a children's role model. (Photo: Michael Tran/FilmMagic,) Hathaway’s real first name is Anne, but that’s not the moniker she uses in her offscreen life, where she’s the wife of Adam Shulman and mom to sons Jonathan, 4, and 1-year-old Jack. [c] Reviews for the film were generally positive; one in Ebert's website found her "extremely appealing" and a reviewer in Vulture wrote "The Intern gets off on De Niro's amiability and Hathaway's sweet energy". , After briefly appearing in the romantic comedy Don Jon (2013), Hathaway starred in and co-produced (with her husband and others) Song One. Back at the end of 2019, Anne Hathaway welcomed baby no.  In February 2002, Hathaway starred in the City Center Encores!  Hathaway sang three songs on the film's soundtrack, including a duet with singer Jesse McCartney.  Hathaway's performance, which Ebert called "warm, lovable", earned her a Satellite Award and a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Comedy or Musical.  She studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in 1993 and became the first teenager admitted into the Barrow Group Theater Company's acting program. [b] In an interview with Peter Travers, Hathaway said she might have inadvertently encouraged misogyny as she did not trust Scherfig as a director, which she felt was because of her gender. The Locked Down star appeared on The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday night in which she admitted she wasn't comfortable when people called her by her given name. Anne Hathaway isn't a fan of her first name.. According to writer-director Judd Apatow, this happened because Hathaway was uncomfortable with the use of real footage of a woman giving birth; Hathaway believed it did not contribute to the film's story. , Hathaway's first two films of 2019—the thriller Serenity and the comedy The Hustle—were poorly reviewed by critics. Anne Hathaway wants to be called by a different name.  While filming a water scene in Iceland, Hathaway almost suffered hypothermia because the dry suit she was wearing had not been properly secured. Call her by her name!  For her interpretation of the role, she garnered a nomination for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play.  Critics for The Independent and Empire wrote that she was "affecting" as a scientist unable to decide between her professional responsibilities and her feelings and played it with "soulful nuance". She outlived her husband by seven years.  Hathaway played the White Queen in Tim Burton's 2010 adaptation of the fantasy novels Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass alongside Helena Bonham Carter and Johnny Depp. , In 2010, Hathaway appeared as a receptionist who dates a clerk (played by Topher Grace) in the ensemble romantic comedy Valentine's Day, directed by Garry Marshall.  She has also traveled to other countries to heed the rights of women and girls, including Kenya and Ethiopia. , Between 1998 and 1999, Hathaway sang soprano with the All-Eastern U.S. High School Honors Chorus at Carnegie Hall and in plays at Seton Hall Preparatory School in West Orange, New Jersey. Call her by her name! Anything but Anne.” The 38-year-old actress has been publicly known by her birth name, ‘Anne Hathaway,’ since she joined the Screen Actors Guild at the age of 14. “Call me Annie, everybody. in her New York City stage debut.  She missed her first college semester for the filming of her cinematic debut The Princess Diaries (2001). , In 2003, Hathaway declined the role for Joel Schumacher's The Phantom of the Opera (2004), because the production schedule of the film overlapped with The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004). She is a board member of the Lollipop Theatre Network, an organization that brings films to children in hospitals, and advocates gender equality as a UN Women goodwill ambassador. Set in a dystopian future where humanity is struggling to survive, the film follows a group of astronauts who travel through a wormhole in search of a new home for humanity.  Despite this, the film was successful financially and earned Hathaway an MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance nomination. Anything but Anne.” The 38-year-old actress has been publicly known by her birth name, ‘Anne Hathaway,’ since she joined the Screen Actors Guild at the age of 14. Hathaway has previously shared her support for women struggling with infertility. The following year, she spoke on International Women's Day in favor of paid parental leave for both men and women. , Hathaway reprised her role as Jewel in the animated film Rio 2—her third film with Jamie Foxx—which was released in 2014. But the Academy Award winner still gets some pretty relatable jitters while making public appearances.  She first read the book on which the film is based when she was 16, and stated that the script was originally much closer to the book, but did not work as a film, and therefore prefers the film the way it became.  She has refused to undergo Botox, saying that she is comfortable in her own skin. Turns out, fans have been calling Anne Hathaway by the wrong name for her entire career!  Hathaway's following film, the American-Canadian mystery thriller Passengers alongside Patrick Wilson, was a critical and commercial failure.  Despite her early success, Hathaway suffered from depression and anxiety as a teenager; she said in 2008 she had since grown from it. Talk about regret. But the Academy Award winner still gets some pretty relatable jitters while making public appearances. Welcome to the family, Jack!  Although Hathaway became a vegan in early 2012, she quit while filming Interstellar in August 2014. They are so much fun to do, I figure I might as well get the most out of them while I can.  Hathaway disagreed, insisting that she has a "good girl" image and no sex appeal. David Ehrlich Jan 13, 2021 12:00 pm 2 with her husband, fellow actor Adam Schulman.  A trained stage actress, she prefers performing on stage to film roles and claims to be terrified of acting in front of camera. [a] The film received mixed reviews from critics; some reviewers negatively focused on Hathaway's performance and accent. ^ "Anne Hathaway". Anne Hathaway is no stranger to the spotlight, after 20 years in the industry. 2 with her husband, fellow actor Adam Schulman. , In a review of her work in Twelfth Night, Charles Isherwood wrote, "on screen or onstage Ms. Hathaway possesses the unmistakable glow of a natural star". “Call … Jamie McCarthy/GettyImages. Footage of Hathaway singing "I Dreamed a Dream", a song from the film, was shown at CinemaCon in April 2012.  She then played the wife of Mark Ruffalo's character in Todd Haynes's legal drama Dark Waters, about environmental poisoning done by the chemical company DuPont. ", 2005–2008: Transition to adult roles and greater success, 2009–2011: Romantic films and hosting events. Anne Hathaway (1556 – 6 August 1623) was the wife of William Shakespeare, the English poet, playwright and actor.They were married in 1582, when he was 18 and she was 26 years old. 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Hathaway was a guest on The Tonight Show last night, where she made a surprising confession: She hates her stage name, and would much prefer you call her "anything but Anne… "Let's spill the tea.  A fan of Austen since she was fourteen, Hathaway prepared for the role by rereading Austen's books and conducting historical research, such as perusing the author's letters; she also learned sign language, calligraphy, dance choreography, and the piano.  A review published in IGN wrote of her "magnetic presence", adding, "Hathaway imbues her [character] with a wounded spirit and a survivor's edge that makes her feel genuine and sympathetic".  In May 2019, Hathaway received a motion pictures star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her contributions to the film industry.  The film itself received polarized reviews from critics, but became a moderate box office success.  Rachel Getting Married premiered at the 2008 Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals and Hathaway garnered widespread acclaim for her performance. Although the film was thematically different from her previous films, Hathaway denied that her role was an attempt to be seen as a more mature actress, citing her belief that doing nudity in certain films is merely a part of what her chosen form of art demands of her; and because of that belief she does not consider appearing nude in appropriate films to be morally objectionable.  Many critics praised Hathaway's performance; a BBC critic noted that "Hathaway shines in the title role and generates great chemistry" and The New York Times' Elvis Mitchell found her to be "royalty in the making, a young comic talent with a scramble of features". Hathaway's character was initially written as 19 years old, but Kate Barker-Froyland, the film's writer and director, changed the part to that of an older woman after casting Hathaway. The film tells the story of two young people who meet twenty years after they shared a one-night stand together. "And I'm like, well it should be my name -- my name is Anne Hathaway... and that seemed like the right choice, but it never occurred to me that for the rest of my life people would call me Anne," she told Fallon in the interview. The Oscar-winning actress was born Anne Jacqueline Hathaway in 1982 – but she confirmed that is not what her friends and family call her.  Regardless, Hathaway received a British Independent Film Award for Best Actress nomination for the film. Hathaway said to Scherfig, "I clearly didn't communicate to you what I needed to today. For the role, Hathaway spent time with a Parkinson's patient to research the disease.  Discussing her career in 2015, Hathaway said that after her breakthrough in The Princess Diaries, she struggled to find serious roles or ones that were not about princesses.  The Dark Knight Rises received a positive critical response and grossed more than $1.085 billion worldwide, becoming the third-highest-grossing film of 2012. Anne Hathaway is taking the maxim “new year, new me” very seriously, using this turning of the calendar as an opportunity to debut her name rebrand to the public. , Hathaway starred alongside Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal in Ang Lee's drama Brokeback Mountain (2005). Hathaway made a transition to adult roles with the 2005 dramas Havoc and Brokeback Mountain. Like, really mad. , Hathaway currently serves on the board of the Lollipop Theatre Network and is involved with charities Creative Coalition, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Human Rights Campaign. Call me by my name: Anne Hathaway, 38, told Jimmy Fallon on an episode of The Tonight Show that she wants to be called 'Annie' moving forward, as … , Hathaway's sex appeal has been picked up by several media outlets; FHM, People, AskMen, Maxim, Empire and Entertainment Weekly have included her in their yearly lists of sexiest women. , In a 2021 appearance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Hathaway revealed that she goes by "Annie" in her personal life.  Hathaway's maternal grandfather was WIP (AM) Philadelphia radio personality Joe McCauley.  Her final film that year was alongside Jason Sudeikis in Nacho Vigalondo's science fiction black comedy film Colossal (2016).  The film, centering on an analyst who dreams of becoming a real field agent and a better spy, was a financial success.  By October 2017, her films had grossed $6.4 billion worldwide.  She will also star in an adaptation of Pamela Druckerman's book Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting.  While filming an action sequence, Hathaway split the flesh of her shin to the bone, which led to her receiving 15 stitches. Anne Hathaway confirmed her second son’s name nearly one year after his December 2019 birth.  After voicing Haru Yoshioka for the English version of The Cat Returns (2002), she starred in Douglas McGrath's comedy-drama Nicholas Nickleby (2002), which opened to positive reviews.  Hathaway is one of several actors featured on Barbra Streisand's 2016 album Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway.  The Washington Post criticized her performance as "cartoonish", writing that her femme fatale character was reminiscent of "a kind of live-action Jessica Rabbit". She found herself attracted to the genre-hopping nature of the script, later comparing it to Being John Malkovich (1999), one of her favorite films.  Many critics felt that Hathaway's performance overshadowed those of her co-stars'; ABC Online's Jason Di Rosso wrote she "shines in [a] disappointing" spin-off, adding, "the film's best moments belong to Hathaway as the anxiety-ridden, vain and capricious starlet.  She is a supporter of LGBT rights and has donated money to organizations that support same sex marriage. (CNN)Oscar-winning actress Anne Hathaway wants everybody to start calling her by her nickname, Annie.  Interstellar, which earned more than $696 million worldwide, earned Hathaway a nomination for a Saturn Award for Best Actress. Very little is known about her beyond a few references in legal documents.  Critics generally praised the film's adult romance but were unenthusiastic about its plot elements. Considering the role to be "a childhood dream come true", Hathaway learned martial arts and dancing techniques in preparation. "Locked Down," who she stars in with Chiwetel Ejiofor, tells the story of a couple tested by the restrictions of quarantine and builds out to include a heist plot with appearances from Ben Stiller, Ben Kingsley and Dule Hill. Hathaway, who is 38 and has a 4-year-old and 1-year-old with husband Adam Shulman, also spoke to Fallon about caring for her children during lockdown. The actress Anne Hathaway told Jimmy Fallon she didn't want to be called Anne anymore.  Together with actor Denzel Washington, Hathaway hosted the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway in December 2010.  She has stated that she would have become either an English teacher or psychologist if she were not acting.  She then starred with Debra Winger in Rachel Getting Married as Kym, a young woman, who after being released from drug rehabilitation, returns home for her sister's wedding. Charles Isherwood opined that Hathaway "dives smoothly and with obvious pleasure into the embrace of a cohesive ensemble cast". , Owing to the success of The Princess Diaries, People magazine named Hathaway one of its breakthrough stars of 2001. "Call me Annie. Actress Anne Hathaway revealed she prefers to be called "Annie" during an interview with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday. Things even out. In 2012, Hathaway starred as Selina Kyle in her highest-grossing film The Dark Knight Rises, the final installment in The Dark Knight trilogy.  After her Golden Globe acceptance speech for Les Misérables, some members of the media began to dismiss her as "too-actress-y, over-eager" and inauthentic.  In 2009, Hathaway said her religious beliefs are "a work in progress".  She graduated from Millburn High School, where she played soccer and participated in many plays, including Once Upon a Mattress, in which she portrayed Winnifred. Hathaway’s real first name is Anne, but that’s not the moniker she uses in her offscreen life, where she’s the wife of Adam Shulman and mom to sons Jonathan, 4, and 1-year-old Jack. Her first major role came in the short-lived television series Get Real (1999). Every time Anne Hathaway appears at a movie premiere and people shout her name, she has flashbacks to her childhood. Anne Hathaway no longer wants to be referred to by the name everyone knows her as. Anne Hathaway’s Best Motherhood Quotes: ‘Mommy Guilt Is Nonsense’ Read article , Forbes reported Hathaway as one of the highest paid actresses of 2015, and since 2017 she is among the highest-grossing actresses of the 21st century.  When she was six, her family moved to the Short Hills neighborhood of Millburn, New Jersey, where she was raised.  She also stated that she and co-star Emily Blunt got so hungry on their weight-loss regimen for the film it made them cry. She went on to star in the commercially successful romantic films Bride Wars (2009), Valentine's Day (2010), Love & Other Drugs (2010), and the fantasy film Alice in Wonderland (2010). " Ann Hornaday of The Washington Post wrote that "the centerpiece of a movie composed entirely of centerpieces belongs to Anne Hathaway, who as the tragic heroine Fantine sings another of the memorable numbers". She played Lili, an optimistic orphan who falls in love with a magician. Hathaway auditioned for the role during a flight layover on the way to New Zealand.  Hathaway voiced different characters in Family Guy in 2010 and 2011. According to Judi Gugliemli of People, Hathaway used this fear of being typecast as motivation to build a versatile body of work.  In the former, she appeared alongside Matthew McConaughey as a woman who tasks her ex-husband to kill her new abusive husband, a role for which she dyed her hair blonde. Also that year, she played Fantine, a prostitute dying of tuberculosis, in the musical romantic drama Les Misérables, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Anne Hathaway says fans have been calling her the wrong name her entire career. Related: Info On Anne, Uh, Annie’s Baby!  Analyzing her earnings in 2010, the magazine included her in Hollywood's Best Actors for the Buck, the highest return profit among actresses. Actor Anne Hathaway stopped by “The Tonight Show” on Tuesday to talk about her new movie, “Locked Down,” and apparently drop some cold, hard truth. Please," she said during a video appearance on the show on Tuesday.  In 2011, Hathaway became the new face of the Italian company Tod's. 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Hathaway's mother is of Irish descent, and her father is of Irish, French, English, and German ancestry. , After a two-year absence from the screen, Hathaway starred as a famous actress in the all-female spin-off of the Ocean's Eleven franchise, Ocean's 8, directed by Gary Ross.  In July 2019, Hathaway announced via social media they were expecting their second child, and spoke about her struggles with conception and infertility.  She spent several semesters studying as an English major and political science minor at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, before transferring to New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study.  Profiled as among the world's leading actresses by Vanity Fair, Hathaway, according to Catherine Elsworth of The Daily Telegraph, is pursued both by directors and by cosmetics companies. Anne Boleyns full name is simply Anne Boleyn, though she is commonly known as 'Anne, wife of Henry'. Almost a year after giving birth, Anne Hathaway is finally ready to open about her second child! She said her mom is the only one who calls her Anne, and only when she's angry. Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Kate McCauley Hathaway, an actress, and Gerald T. Hathaway, a lawyer, both originally from Philadelphia.  Playing an unemployed young writer, Hathaway was the first actress to sign on at a time when the project had no financial backing. Archived from the original on May 1, 2017.  A writer for The Daily Telegraph commends her willingness to appear in different genres, ranging from action comedies to dramas.  The film received positive reviews from critics, but earned only $4 million at the box office.  Regarding her perceived image, she says, "People have this idea of me as just being a very prim, professional girl, which I suppose I am, but I do cut loose and have fun in my life".