Cousin Bette


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Cousin Bette

deprived of her lover by Baron Hulot, she eventually manages to ruin the family. [Fr. Lit.: Balzac Cousin Bette in Magill I, 166]
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Since then, she has starred in an impressive variety of projects, ranging from costume drama Cousin Bette and Finding Neverland - in which she played Peter Pan - to family fare such as Lassie and Nanny McPhee.
American actress, whose films include Leaving Las Vegas, Deconstructing Harry, Cousin Bette and Cocktail.
In February 2002, Cousin Bette, Balzac's great opus about envy and greed in nineteenth century Paris, made its Modern Library debut.
Her nude scene with Ewan McGregor brought her lots of attention and led to roles in Stella Does Tricks, Cousin Bette and Elizabeth.
Meanwhile, his TV and cinema appearances have tended to be period pieces, including Cousin Bette, Onegin, Photographing Fairies and The Tenant Of Wildfell Hall.
Although she has appeared in big films like The Man In The Iron Mask - opposite Leonardo DiCaprio - Cousin Bette, Divorcing Jack, Virtual Sexuality and Kevin and Perry Go Large, she is scathing about Los Angeles.
But Cousin Bette is a cut above the rest when it comes to the high drama of period cinema.
She also toured with U2 in Entropy, donned period costume again with Jessica Lange in Cousin Bette and even tried her hand at bingo in House.
However, although the critics nodded their approval over her performances in Woody Allen's Deconstructing Harry and the period piece Cousin Bette, Elisabeth badly needs a box-office hit.
Laurie, who recently appeared with Jessica Lange in Cousin Bette, will play Mr Little, the mouse's father.
In her latest film, Cousin Bette, she plays an ugly, spiteful old woman and she says that, now she's 50, it's unlikely she'll ever work again.
Since Trainspotting, Kelly has starred in Cousin Bette, Stella Does Tricks and in Oscar-nominated film Elizabeth.