The film follows a cross-country trek taken by Natalie and Ryan Bingham (played by George Clooney), a human resources professional who is hired by companies to fire unwanted employees.Ryan insists that his work requires face-to-face interaction while Natalie insists that the job can be done via video-conferencing over a computer.Her co-star, Vera Farmiga, who plays Clooney's love interest, was also nominated in the same category.Actress and singer Anna Kendrick was born August 9, 1985 in Portland, Maine. End of story., which is really only good when she or Meryl Streep are onscreen, but it's worth seeing (even if you wait to catch it on Netflix). If you're not in love with her already, these Anna Kendrick quotes are sure to convince of her absolute amazingness. validate With Cookie(p2e Cookie Name)) var p2e_modal = create Modal(modal); if (p2e_modal !
For her work on the film, Kendrick nabbed an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
If you don't follow actress/singer Anna Kendrick in life, or at least on Twitter, you are making a mistake.
)She's like that best friend who always knows exactly the right thing to say at the exact right time.
She played the friend of Bella (Kristen Stewart), a girl who falls for a vampire named Edward (Robert Pattinson).
Reprising her role, Kendrick appeared in the sequels (2009).
Anna became interested in the arts early, and by age 10 her parents were driving her to New York for auditions.
“As a child, you don’t stand in front of a mirror and perform Lady Macbeth’s monologue, so I guess I did more of the hairbrush singing than running around performing plays,” Anna told the Irish Examiner.
At 12, she landed the role of Dinah in the Broadway musical .
Anna’s acting and singing aren’t the only things that grab attention.
Her sense of humor has gained her nearly 4 million followers on Twitter.
“Sometimes when I try to make jokes or have a sense of humor in interviews, it doesn’t go over very well,” she told .