Posted by Czarina as Celebrities at 3:45 AM EST on Jun, 14 2012
These actresses have invaded Hollywood but some might not know that they have Italian blood in them. Some of them gained fame and popularity at a young age and some are still taking the world by storm.
So who are there surprising Italian actresses? For some interesting facts about who they are, here’s the list of 5 young actresses in Hollywood that you didn’t know were Italian.
Rachel Bilson – A film and television actress who gained popularity from the series “The O.C.” Her mother is Italian and her father is Jewish.
Hayden Panettiere – The film and television actress has Italian ancestry. Her surname even means “baker” in Italian.
Lindsay Lohan – Who knew that the controversial starlet Lindsay Lohan is from an Italian descent? The actress who is currently filming a biopic about Elizabeth Taylor is 25% Italian and 75% Irish.
Demi Lovato – The singer actress who rose to fame by starring in “CampRock” has Italian ancestry, as well as Mexican, Irish and English.
Selena Gomez – Justin Bieber’s girlfriend is most often referred to as a Latina but little did anybody know that the singer also has Italian blood in her. Her mother is part Italian and her father is Mexican.
Posted by joehart as Celebrities at 6:02 PM EST on May, 31 2010
Shrek Forever After (aka Shrek 4) is still at the top of the box office charts with a wekeend darw of $55.6M. Prince of Persia: Sands of Time opened in second place, just barely inching out Sex and the City 2 by less than a million in receipts. That leaves Iron Man 2 and Robin Hood to take 4th and 5th spots in the box office, respectively.
The movie Killers, with Katherine Heigl and Ashton Kutcher (poster above), opens this Friday but critics will not see it ahead of the theatrical release. This is because it’s a genre film and it’s expected that fans will watch base on their interest, not because of reviews.
Hayden Panettiere is the latest actress to sign on to Scream 4. The original cast will be present, as well as Rory Culkin, Emma Roberts and others.
You know you want to see it again: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will have a live-action remake. Involvement includes Michael Bay, who is overseeing Transformers 3 at the moment. That is, when he’s not busy firing Mega Fox.