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How Jessica Chastain Transformed Into Tammy Faye Bakker in New Biopic

For the creative team who designed the hair and makeup looks of Searchlight Pictures’ new biopic The Eyes of Tammy Faye, there is a fine line between real-life character and caricature. In the…

Jim J. Bullock Recalls Reaction to Tammy Faye Talk Show Pitch: “She’s F***ing Crazy!”

The unlikely tale of Tammy Faye Bakker is dramatized in The Eyes of Tammy Faye, out Sept. 17, with Jessica Chastain as the mascara-caked televangelist. But the story of the rise and fall of The PTL Cl…

‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ Team on Keeping Legacy Alive After Being “Lumped Together With Her Husband”

The cast and crew of The Eyes of Tammy Faye reunited on Tuesday’s hot pink carpet for the New York City premiere of the film, which stars Jessica Chastain and Andrew Garfield as televangelists…

Toronto Flashback: In 2011, the Jessica Chastain “Curse” Was Lifted

When Jessica Chastain arrived at the 36th Toronto Film Festival in 2011, it marked the ending of what she herself considered “the Chastain curse.” Having begun her career with 2004 appearances on…

Toronto: Jessica Chastain Talks Angst Over Hollywood “It Girl” Label

Jessica Chastain is happy people have stopped sticking her with the Hollywood “It Girl” label. “Every time someone said that, I thought, oh no, because you have such a short life. That’s…

Toronto: Awards Contenders Come Into Focus As Fest Kicks Off

On the heels of the 78th Venice Film Festival and 48th Telluride Film Festival, which both got going during the long Labor Day weekend, the awards race heads north of the border for the 46th Toronto

Jessica Chastain Says Makeup for ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’ Has Done “Permanent Damage to My Skin”

Jessica Chastain’s major transformation into famed televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker for the upcoming biographical drama The Eyes of Tammy Faye has done permanent damage to her…