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JiUJackson 's HOLLYWOOD ... It wouldn't sur- voiceovers for several projects. As prise me one little bit if one of these for his private life, I don't have any days Oprah runs for president of the "skinny" on that. United States. Each day her name gets Meryl Streep is looking at "The bigger and bigger, both in show busi- Iron Lady," a biopic about longtime hess and just plain business. So now British Prime Minister Margaret all we do is sit back, enjoy her shows Thatcher. Oscar-winner Jim Broad- and wait to see what happens next. bent is considering taking on the Interesting that we don't see more role of her husband. The film is set of, and hear more about, Stedman in 1982 and tracks Thatcher as she Graham. I'm certain he is watching tries to save her career during the 17 from the sidelines, although I'm not days preceding the Falklands War. As sure of where, we have said before, Streep is con- And how's this for a name? Chiara sidered the best femme actress in the Mastroianni. She is the daughter of business, so this saga of Thatcher is actors Catherine Deneuve and Mar- sure to be a winner. cello Mastroianni, and quite a fine David Duchovny makes his New young actress. In August she receives York stage debut in a play titled "The the Excellence award for outstanding Break of Noon." He is looking for- international actors at the Locarno ward to life on Broadway, and Broad- Film Festival in Switzerland. Some way is looking forward to having him of her films are "Pret-a-Porter," "My there. So, if you're in The Big Apple Favorite Season" and "A Christmas in the fall, have a look-in. Tale." To digress a bit from daily happen- You may be seeing ex-hobbit Eli- ings, it gets me how the British name jah Wood in a TV series if the pilot their chosen ones who are not born to he made sells. It is titled "Wilfred" royalty, such as kings and queens. For and is about a guy, the girl next door instance, there is Dame Helen Mir- and a mixed-breed dog. Meanwhile, ren and Lady So-and-So, while those young Mr. Wood has been busy. He is born royally are Queen and Princess. in "The Romantics" with Katie Hol- Actually this has nil to do with Hol- mes and Anna Paquin, and is doing lywood news. However, there once was a TV show titled "Queen For a Day," and the chosen lady lived like royalty (for a day). *** BITS 'N' PIECES: Didya know Fred Astaire broke more than a dozen canes while filming "Top Hat" in 1935 .... A reader wrote that she would like to see Susan Sarandon play Bette Davis in a film bio. The question is, "Would Susan like to portray Bette in a film?" ... And believe it: Mickey Rourke said he would prefer the word "Animal" on his passport rather than the word "Actor." So much for loving your profession. (c) 2010 King Features Synd., Inc. Chiara Mastroianni 1. U.S. STATES: Which state is known as "The Pine Tree" state? 2. MATH: What is of one-eighth? the decimal equivalent i' 3. LANGUAGE: What is the meaning of the French term "canard"? 4. HISTORY: In what year did President Jimmy Carter pardon 10,000 Vietnam War draft resisters? 5. NATURALWORLD: What are the seeds of castor bean plants used to produce? 6. LITERATURE: Who wrote the novel "Barry Lyndon"? 7. MOV/ES: What major film star placed third in the 1950 Mr. Universe contest? 8. FOOD & DRINK: What is the tradi- tional liquor used in making a Tom Collins drink? 9. TELEVISION: What is the address of the award-winning kids' show "Sesame Street"? 10. DISCOVERIES: Who is credited with discovering quarks in 1963? ANSWERS 1. Maine 2.0.125 3. A false or misleading story 4. 1977 5. Ricin, a toxii ison 6. Wdliam Thackeray 7. Sean Connery 8. Gin 9. 123 Sesame Street 10. Murray Gell-Mann (c) 2010 King Features Synd., Inc. sense to see what might really be driving a colleague's workplace agenda. What you learn could lead to a new way of handling some old problems. CANCER (June 21 to July 22) A change of mind might once again turn out to be a good thing. True, most of your co-workers might ARIES (March 21 to April 19) A bit of Arian not like the delay, but as before, they might c0nlrariness could bekeeping you from get- appreciate what follows from it. ring all the facts. Turn it off, and tune in to LEO (July 23 to August 22) You revel in what you need to hear. It could make all the golden opportunities this week. One can- difference this week. tionary note, though: Be careful to separate TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Getting the gold ffom the glitter before you make a an answer to a vital question involving choice. Someone you trust can help. financial matters might take longer than VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) Mar- you'd expected. A new factor might have riage is important this week, as are other part- to be dealt with before anything can move nerships. Don't let yourselfbe overwhelmed forward. Be patient, by sentiment. Instead, try to steer a path be- GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) Use your good tween emotion and common sense. LIBRA (September 23 to October 22) Deal- ing with someone who has let you down is never easy. But the sooner you're able to clear up this problem, the sooner other prob- lems can be successfully handled. SCORPIO (October 23 to November 21) A "friend" who is willing to bend the rules to gain an advantage for both of you is no friend. Rejectthe 0ffer and stay on y0urusual straight and narrow path. SAGrlTARIUS (November 22 to I ,.em- ber 21 ) After all the effort you've been put- ting in both on the job and for friends and family, it's a good time to indulge your own needs. The weekend could bring a pleasant surprise. CAPRICORN (December 22 to January 19) You might want to do something new this weekend. Close your eyes and imagine what \ it could be, and then do it, or come up with the closest practical alternative. AQUARIUS (January 20 to February 18) Your good deeds bring you the apprecia- tion you so well deserve. But, once again, be careful of those who might want to exploit your generous nature for their own purposes. PISCES (February 19 to March 20) Trolling for compliments isn't necessary. You earned them, and you'll get them. Concentrate this week on moving ahead into the next phase of your program. BORN THIS WEEK: Meeting new people usually means you' re making new friends. People want to be reflected in your shining light. (c) 2010 King Features Synd., Inc.