Carey Mulligan, For W Magazine January 2012

You can call Natalie Portman the next Audrey Hepburn, Ryan Gosling the next quirky Brad Pitt or Lindsay Lohan the next Anna Nicole Smith but Carey Mulligan she’s, the next no one. There’s never really been one like her has there? Michelle Williams perhaps but they’re only five years apart in age.

She broke onto the scene with a starring role in An Education, made me cry over love and lost organs in Never Let Me Go, took awkwardness to a whole new level in Drive, and has two very current major roles in the in the forms of Shame (currently in limited release) and The Great Gatsby alongside Leonardo DiCaprio. She tells W Magazine that her role in Shame playing the sister of a hopeless sex addict (Michael Fassbender) was a physically easy role to play.

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Who Wants To See Michael Fassbender’s Peen?

I dunno if anyone is interested in seeing Magneto’s Peen, NOT Ian McKellen, Michael Fassbender. The younger of the helmet-wearing kings of metal telekinesis. Speaking of helmets…

This movie, Shame, I’m still not sure if I want to see it. Am I going to end up shattered and torn like when I walked out of Martha Marcy May Marlene? I think I crapped out my soul after that one. Plus this mean lady told me to “grow up” after I snickered during a slow-motion skinny dipping scene with dramatic music.

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Latest Carey Mulligan Film ‘Shame’ Receives NC-17 Rating

Shame, a drama directed by Steve McQueen and starring Michael Fassbender (Magneto in X-Men: First Class) as a sex addict and Carey Mulligan (Drive, An Education) as his sister, has earned itself an NC-17 rating.

Surprisingly, McQueen may have no interest in cutting material from the movie in order to knock it down to a more acceptable “restricted” rating from the MPAA. (Motion Picture Association of America)

Steve Giulia, the head of Fox Searchlight, is selling it as a positive advance for the critically-acclaimed movie, which is expected to earn Fassbender’s full-frontal performance an Oscar nod:

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