The 2012 Toronto International Film Festival is heading into its final weekend. The Canadian city has welcomed plenty of celebrities over the first nine days of the festival, including Argo's Ben Affleck with his wife, Jennifer Garner, as well as On the Road stars Kirsten Dunst, Kristen Stewart, and Garrett Hedlund. Kate Hudson showed off The Reluctant Fundamentalist with her fiancé, Matthew Bellamy, and director Mira Nair, and the Place Beyond the Pines premiere provided a reunion for Bradley Cooper and real-life couple Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes. Click through to see all the TIFF action so far!
Penelope Cruz joined her Twice Born co-stars, including Emile Hirsch, at a press conference in Toronto yesterday. The movie, which was filmed in Rome last year, was previously titled Venuto al Mondo. Emile is coming off his drama, Savages, to promote the project, while Penelope has been in London working on her next film, The Counselor, with husband Javier Bardem and Cameron Diaz. Penelope and Emile still have a busy few days ahead of them with two more events scheduled before TIFF ends on Sunday!
Thanks For Sharing, a dramedy about sex addiction starring Gwyneth Paltrow and Mark Ruffalo, is just one of the movies generating buzz at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival. BuzzSugar's Shannon Vestal saw an early screening of it there and is sharing her initial thoughts on Gwyneth and Mark's chemistry, singer Pink's meaty role, and more in this movie review!
Rachel McAdams was one of the stars who visited Variety's studio at Holt Renfrew during the Toronto International Film Festival on Tuesday. She wore a sexy black and tan Lanvin dress for the event, which also brought out Eli Roth, Jason Bateman, and Paula Patton. Rachel's been in Canada promoting multiple projects, and she hit the red carpet for the premiere of Passion in a sexy black look last night. Rachel's boyfriend, Michael Sheen, joined her, though the duo didn't pose for photos together. He was also there to support Rachel at the debut of To the Wonder earlier this week. We're watching all the celebrities at TIFF, so make sure to check back until the festival wraps up on Sunday.
Colin Firth and Emily Blunt teamed up to premiere Arthur Newman at the Toronto International Film Festival on Monday night. Emily stuck around the Canadian city after supporting her friend Ben Affleck at his TIFF premiere of Argo on Friday with her husband, John Krasinski, Ben's wife, Jennifer Garner; and their mutual pals Matt and Luciana Damon. For Monday's big event, Emily paired Graziela earrings with a dress customised by Colin's wife Livia's Green Carpet Challenge. The white frock is an older number from Tory Burch, updated and made new again for Emily's big evening. Colin and Emily are two of the many celebs who've rolled through Toronto so far — check out all the celebrities at the Toronto International Film Festival during the 2012 celebration.
Canadian fans gave Rachel McAdams a warm welcome at Monday night's To the Wonder TIFF premiere. She stepped out in a lovely green gown and was joined on the carpet by co-star Olga Kurylenko, also wearing a similar emerald hue. Olga and Rachel were on hand representing the ensemble cast that also includes Ben Affleck and Javier Bardem. Rachel's boyfriend, Michael Sheen, also landed a part in the film; however, director Terrence Malick cut out his role in addition to Rachel Weisz's and Amanda Peet's. This isn't the last premiere of the week for Rachel; her dramatic thriller Passion is also screening throughout the week at this year's Toronto International Film Festival.
Let's take a quick NYFW breather — and travel north of the US border for a fresh batch of red-carpet glamour. For this round of dramatic gowns and sexy sheaths, we've culled from a growing list of stylish appearances at the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada, currently heading into its sixth day of photocall and premiere madness. Gwyneth Paltrow donned a Tom Ford LBD with punched-up Giuseppe Zanotti pumps at the Thanks For Sharing premiere, Nina Dobrev debuted two sweet Monique Lhuillier looks during her Perks of Being a Wallflower promo tour, Kate Hudson stunned in a svelte white Alexander McQueen number, and Selena Gomez continued her Spring Breakers style reign with a girlie Marchesa confection. Get a closer look at the most fashionable TIFF moments thus far.
The Toronto International Film Festival kicked off on Thursday, and there's been plenty of excitement since. Kristen Stewart made her red carpet return as she posed with her On the Road co-stars, and the fun continued when the cast of Spring Breakers celebrated their movie. Matt and Luciana Damon showed up to support pal Ben Affleck's Argo, while Ryan Gosling and Bradley Cooper had a cute moment during the premiere of The Place Beyond the Pines. Click through to see all the TIFF action so far!
Jennifer Lawrence's Antonio Berardi dress was a big contrast to her dark hair at Sunday's press conference for Silver Linings Playbook. She debuted the hue, which is part of her transformation to play Katniss Everdeen in Catching Fire, on Saturday at the TIFF premiere of Silver Linings Playbook. Jennifer's switched gears away from The Hunger Games series and onto her drama with Bradley Cooper. Bradley was also present for their TIFF events after spending last week focusing on his other big release, The Words, ahead of its release last Friday.
Zac Efron had a busy weekend in Canada promoting At Any Price at the Toronto International Film Festival. On Saturday, he attended a cocktail get-together with costar Dennis Quaid, and was back in the spotlight on Sunday for a photocall and premiere. Zac posed with leading lady Maika Monroe on the carpet before they continued their night at the afterparty. It was just the latest film festival fun for Zac and Maika, who also made an appearance in Venice last week. Zac's not done up north, since he also has The Paperboy premiering at TIFF.