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, Day Lewis
C(ecil). 1904--72, British poet, critic, and (under the pen name Nicholas Blake) author of detective stories; poet laureate (1968-- 72)
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Day-Lewis surprises with a rich, deep singing voice and athletic grace in his opening number, performed as he clambers over scaffolding.
Day-Lewis revealed his reservations about tackling a singing-and-dance movie at the film's premiere in New York.
HOT STUFF: Penelope Cruz stars with Daniel Day-Lewis and Marion Cotillard, left, in Nine.
Day-Lewis plays Daniel Plainview, a rich miner tipped off about a vast, untapped oil field in New Boston by Paul Sunday (an excellent Paul Dano, who also plays Sunday's twin brother Eli).
Day-Lewis, already hotly fancied to land an Oscar in two weeks' time, fought off tough competition from Hollywood star George Clooney in Michael Clayton and James McAvoy for his starring role in the romantic drama Atonement.
Day-Lewis won his second best actor award, this time for his towering performance as a malevolent oilman in There Will Be Blood.
This provides a broad stage upon which Day-Lewis can strut, growling his lines in a manner that may remind some viewers of the late director (and sometimes actor) John Huston.
Day-Lewis wears Jack's burdens and remorse like an 800-pound sack on his back and vividly brings to life the character's multitude of contradictions.
Ex-teacher Brendan, 49, said a punch-up was always on the cards as Day-Lewis threw himself into his Oscar nominated role of psycho Bill the Butcher Cutting.
Day-Lewis, 60, has broken his silence since his decision and has said despite his disappointment, he's looking forward to "exploring the world in a new way".
New Delhi [India], June 23 ( ANI ): While the whole world is upset over Daniel Day-Lewis retiring from acting, comedian-turned-actress Amy Poehler feels that Day-Lewis is going to return as another actor.