In an industry that fetishizes youth and practices sometimes ruthless disposability, the fact that Julianne Moore still gets meaty, soul-baring roles thirty years into her career is impressive in and of itself. The acclaimed actress shows no signs of slowing down, and has proven that she can bring her uncanny talent for playing strong and complicated women to top-notch dramas, smart comedies, and, with her recent turn in The Hunger Games series, even blockbuster franchises. But did you know she has a whole other career alongside acting, that has been unfolding quietly – yet auspiciously – over the last decade? Yes, there's plenty to love about this iconic screen queen, and this video puts some flagrant Moore mania in full, well-deserved spotlight. Enjoy!
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