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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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"We were up close and personal to Daniel Day-Lewis. He was very approachable - a real gentleman but he definitely has an air about him, a certain presence.
New York [U.S.A], January 24 ( ANI ): Seems like Daniel Day-Lewis is not turning his back on Hollywood completely.
Whatever had possessed Day-Lewis to end his glorious career, which was capped by many awards, including three best actor Oscars (a record)-at only age 60?
At this time, Day-Lewis himself has not released an official statement regarding his departure from acting.
But if I had to choose an actor to play my Bond it would be Daniel Day-Lewis. He resembles the Bond Ian Fleming described."
Bookmakers William Hill have made Day-Lewis, who plays US President Abraham Lincoln in the film, 1/25 on to win the Bafta and are also predicting success for the Bond film Skyfall.
Daniel Day-Lewis says there are lessons to be learnt from his recent movie Lincoln but that was not his intention when making the film.
FILM director Guido Contini (Day-Lewis) suffers a crisis of confidence before principal photography on his new project, Italia, largely because he doesn't have a script yet, just a leading lady - his muse, Claudia Jenssen (Kidman).
Day-Lewis revealed his reservations about tackling a singing-and-dance movie at the film's premiere in New York.
It's a musical take on Federico Fellini's autobiographical 8', about self-centered director Guido (Day-Lewis) coping with writer's block and seeking inspiration from the key women in his life.
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).
LONDON: Daniel Day-Lewis gave his Oscar chances a welcome boost last night by landing a Best Actor BAFTA at the British Academy Film Awards for his searing portrayal of a driven oil prospector in There Will be Blood.