Call it the "take me seriously" syndrome.
Almost every year, during the lead-up to the Academy Awards, a film comes out starring one of Hollywood's hottest, most sought-after actresses. But instead of strutting around onscreen in a ball gown, bikini or with a face full of feature-enhancing makeup, she's sullen. She's dour. Sometimes, she's flat-out ugly.
Why? She's probably trying to win an Oscar.
It's no secret that the movie industry insiders casting ballots for Hollywood's most coveted...Full Story