On the double-bubble Thesps with multiple roles face tough choices

Rooney, David
November 2003
Daily Variety;11/26/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 39, p1
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Focuses on the tough choices faced by movie actors with multiple roles in the U.S. Nomination of Patricia Clarkson for best actress in "The Station Agent" and as supporting actress for "Pieces of April; Recognition received by Scarlett Johansson for "Lost in Translation" and "Girl With a Pearl Earring"; Competition faced by Sean Penn against himself in the actor stakes for "Mystic River" and "21 Grams."


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