Quote: “The babies are so good. So loud, so loud. I have the loudest children on the planet. I don’t know if it’s the acoustics (in our home), but they are amazing." Sandra Bullock opened up about her two children, six-year-old son Louis and four-year-old daughter Laila, on the premiere episode of Harry Connick Jr.’s new daytime talk show, Harry.
Quote: "The babies are so good. So loud. So loud. I have the loudest children on the planet, I don’t know if it’s the acoustics, but they are amazing. That’s because they are New Orleans kids, man. They are just good, funny souls." Sandra Bullock is full of love for her two adopted children - son Louis, six, and daughter Laila, four.
Quote: "She's been holding out on that because she really wants a consensus first. If everybody says, 'Wow, what a butt', then I think she's gonna own up to it." Billy Bob Thornton is convinced his Our Brand is Crisis co-star Sandra Bullock will admit it really is her butt that's flashed from a bus window in the movie if enough people like what they see.
Quote: "I was airing some stuff out! What was happening to me as Sandra sort of coincided with what was needed in the scene, so I just aired it out! I'm very modest in real life, but for some reason, that day I kept whipping those pants off and I forgot everyone was on the bus... and they were looking at this mess all day long!" Sandra Bullock was stunned by her own fearlessness on the set of Our Brand Is Crisis after mooning her co-stars during a shoot in Puerto Rico.
Fact: Sandra Bullock dodged questions about her new boyfriend, photographer Bryan Randall, during an interview on U.S. breakfast show Today on Thursday (29Oct15) by playing dumb. When asked about the "other cute guy" in her life, the mother-of-one quipped, "I don't know what you're talking about! I don't know...!" The new couple made its red carpet debut at the Hollywood premiere of her new film, Our Brand Is Crisis, on Monday (26Oct15) after two months of dating.
Quote: "He prefers me brunette, doesn't like any make-up on my face. He wants my hair down." Sandra Bullock's son Louis likes his mum stripped down and simple.
Quote: "I'm getting buried in that and I want to be, like, 90 years old, the wrinkliest knees; I want it to be so disturbing for my son... And my high school boyfriend, sobbing at the casket: 'What did I do wrong?'" Sandra Bullock wants to wear her high school cheerleaders outfit in her coffin.
Quote: "It's an open conversation we have. He fully understands what that means. He doesn't understand why people judge each other based on colour of the skin, but he knows that they do. He also knows there's sexism, he knows there's homophobia. I think if you don't start the conversation very early on, you're doing them a disservice. I want him to know that I did my best, as his mum, to educate him on the ugliness in the world, and also the beauty." Sandra Bullock has started talking to her adopted son Louis about the ills of the world.
Quote: "Well, I did some stupid things in college. Fact that I didn't wind up in jail: miracle. Miracle! So I'm grateful for that. But, you know, I don't feel like I was an adult till about five years ago." Actress Sandra Bullock, 51, is surprised she managed to get away with so much during her youth.
Quote: "I think it's about time that people knew I'm pretty much drunk all the time. I'm a little drunk now; I'm gonna get drunker later. George is high as a kite as we speak... We balance each other - I get a little more drunk and he drives. Now Amal is the designated driver for both of us." Sandra Bullock jokes about hanging out with drinking buddy George Clooney at the Toronto International Film Festival in Canada, where the Gravity co-stars promoted new movie Our Brand is Crisis
Quote: "I've had blonde hair in other movies and not good things happen too, so it's perfectly balanced. Sometimes blonde is good... and other times it's just a disaster." Sandra Bullock hopes her blonde look in new movie Our Brand is Crisis is lucky for her, as it was for The Blind Side, for which she won a Best Actress Oscar.
Quote: "We were married on the movie and we never worked together; we never saw each other! A very typical marriage...! Sandy and I were never really in the same spot." Actor Jon Hamm jokes about recording his voiceover parts for new animated comedy MINIONS separately from his co-star and onscreen wife Sandra Bullock.
Quote: "I want him to grow up to be a man who loves and values women... I want him to appreciate them and I wanna be the first example he has of what he then chooses later on in life to love. I want someone to love and respect him for who he is, rather than what he has or how he looks." Actress Sandra Bullock on the life lessons she's teaching her adopted son Louis.
Quote: "Most of it is smoke and mirrors; I'm not a conventional bombshell... I'm just very lucky that there's a crew that helps you achieve a look in a fantasy... I know what I was born with and what I was born without, but if I can die... saying, 'I've been a good person and I did the right thing...' that to me is the honour." Sandra Bullock plays down her recent World's Most Beautiful Woman honour bestowed on her by the editors of People magazine.
Quote: "It's just you see the trailers, and I know they're sort of winking at you, but then I ovulate... It's weird, you think you're a strong woman. I can think for myself. I've got my own business. I'm a mum. Then it just happens." Sandra Bullock admits she gets flustered when seeing clips from the upcoming sequel to male stripper movie MAGIC MIKE.
Quote: "I've always said that I could have a house full of kids. But at this time the only kids in my house, other than Louis, are the ones whose parents want them back at the end of the playdate. But if these drumbeaters (gossip mongers) know something that I don't, I'd appreciate a heads-up on the details so I can pick up some supplies. I'm wickedly unprepared if Louis is getting a sibling this week." Actress Sandra Bullock laughs off tabloid reports suggesting she is preparing to take in a second child. The Oscar winner became a mother to adopted son Louis in 2010.
Fact: Sandra Bullock invited her celebrity friends including comediennes Chelsea Handler and Whitney Cummings, actors Anthony MACkie and Michael MCDonald, and Matthew MCConaughey's wife Camila Alves to celebrate the Mardi Gras festival in her adopted hometown of New Orleans on Monday night (16Feb15). The pals were photographed wearing masks and multiple bead necklaces. The Oscar winner became a part-time resident of the Louisiana city after adopting New Orleans-born son Louis, now five, there in 2010.
Fact: Jennifer Lawrence has beaten Brad Pitt, Sandra Bullock and her Silver Linings Playbook and American Hustle co-star Bradley Cooper to the top of a new Most Valuable Players in Hollywood list. The Hunger Games star's critical respect, social media interest, ticket sales and tabloid coverage were all taken into account by editors at Vulture.com, who compiled the list.
Fact: Actress Sandra Bullock celebrated her 50th birthday on Thursday (24Jul14) by partying with friends including U.S. chat show host and comedienne Chelsea Handler. The group was spotted having a pre-birthday bash at the Million Dollar Cowboy Bar in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and taking in a performance by country group Southern Soul Allstars.
Quote: "All the way from London, they're panties made by the men who make the Queen's panties, Rigby and Peller. They're very expensive and I hope you like them. I've only worn them once." Hugh Grant gifted his Two Weeks Notice co-star Sandra Bullock with a unique gift as he presented her with the Decade of Hotness honour at the Guys Choice Awards on Wednesday (11Jun14).
Fact: The space suit worn by Sandra Bullock in Oscar-winning sci-fi movie Gravity has gone on display in Liverpool, England as part of an exhibition showcasing the best in British industry. The majority of Gravity was filmed in the U.K. using a British special effects team.
Quote: "He's got his eye on one little girl that he likes very very much. He introduced me to her and if this is how he chooses - he's gonna be a good chooser." Sandra Bullock approves of her four-year-old son Louis' first love.
Quote: "I always feel like this is so out of my comfort zone that if I dance then I'll be hit by a truck... I'm so grateful for the experience that I had on Gravity." Sandra Bullock is celebrating after landing a Best Actress Oscar nomination for her role as a doctor stranded in space in Gravity.
Quote: "It’s a little disheartening... He’s just so relaxed. He’s like, 'So, now I’m skiing, what’s the big deal?' I’m like, 'Are you not as emotional as I am?' He wasn’t, but I was very emotional about it. I did a lot of crying on the slopes, being a proud mom... He shredded it; he was awesome!" Proud mum Sandra Bullock gushes about her three-year-old son Louis' skiing skills.
Quote: "He has no idea what I do for a living... He thought I was an astronaut. He said, 'When my mom was an astronaut...' I thought that was pretty cool. Today he said, 'You go make money... you don’t forget to come home.'" Sandra Bullock coos about her three-year-old son Louis.
Quote: "I'm open to whatever comes our way... I'm so lucky with what I have and I'm so in love with our life and our routine and how simple and massive it is. But whatever comes along." Sandra Bullock is open to adopting again. The actress has a three year old son, called Louis, she adopted when he was a baby.
Quote: "People go, 'What about a Heat 2?' I don't want to do a sequel. But what I would love to do is another film with Melissa. We always talk, like, 'What if we do a road trip that's a silent film?'" Sandra Bullock has big plans to work with her The Heat co-star and pal Melissa MCCarthy on a new film.
Fact: Sandra Bullock has landed the prestigious cover of Entertainment Weekly's Entertainer of the Year issue. She joins the likes of Dallas Buyers Club star Matthew MCConaughey and fellow actress Jennifer Lawrence on the list of the most entertaining people of 2013.
Fact: Ben Stiller is to follow in Emma Thompson and Sandra Bullock's cement footsteps when he is honoured outside Hollywood's fabled Chinese Theatre next month (03Dec13). The funnyman/actor will take part in a traditional handprint-footprint ceremony.
Quote: "She's a really dear friend. So watching how this year has gone for her - and she's had tough years before - has been great." George Clooney is proud of his Gravity co-star Sandra Bullock after overcoming the shock of her divorce from cheating husband Jesse James in 2010.
Fact: Sandra Bullock got into the Halloween spirit a little early on Saturday (19Oct13) when she got all dressed up as a skeleton bride to accompany her young son, Louis, to a holiday party in Hollywood. Mother and son wore matching Day of the Dead-style costumes, while the actress went all out with full white, black and red face paint and veil.
Quote: "I had a meeting with them for Out of Sight. They didn't want me for the film and I was all, 'Oh, our friendship is so over'." Sandra Bullock came close to working with pal George Clooney 15 years before their new film Gravity. The star auditioned for 1998 thriller Out of Sight, but director Steven Soderbergh eventually chose Jennifer Lopez.
Quote: "We've known each other for a while... I think we're probably the only two that haven't dated in the business! I think it's probably because we're a little too similar - in all the disturbing ways!" Sandra Bullock insists she and George Clooney are too alike to ever contemplate dating.
Quote: "I don't like to fly. I should drink, but when you have a three year old, it's kind of tricky to balance the martini glass and a child... It's weird, when I'm with my son on a flight, I'm not as scared, but when it's just me, all hell breaks loose." Sandra Bullock prefers to travel with her three-year-old son Louis to distract her from her fear of flying.
Fact: Julia Roberts is set to be honoured with the Hollywood Supporting Actress Award at the upcoming Hollywood Film Awards in recognition of the Oscar buzz she's receiving for her role in the drama August: Osage County. She will pick up the prize during a ceremony at the Beverly Hilton in California on 21 October (13), according to The Hollywood Reporter. The Pretty Woman star will follow in the footsteps of previous recipients Susan Sarandon, Sandra Bullock and Julianne Moore.
Quote: "I've been on the floor and I've been heartbroken. I didn't know how I was going to stand up. But I just gave it time. You don't think it will pass when you're in the middle of it, but it does. I'm so lucky to have what I have. I have a beautiful child and friends and family I adore." Sandra Bullock credits her family, friends and adopted son, Louis, with helping her deal with her divorce from Jesse James after their marriage fell apart in 2010.
Quote: "Louis is not like any other kid. He looks you in the eye and he's a dude... and when Louis decided it was time to have some man-time with George and Rande, he said he'd let me know. I was like, 'Dear God, just do not bring Cindy Crawford around, because if you do I will lose my son'." Sandra Bullock begged Gravity co-star George Clooney and his best pal Rande Gerber not to invite Gerber's wife to the set when her women-loving son was hanging out with them.
Quote: "We're all where we're supposed to be. I am exactly where I want to be now. You can't go backward. I'm not going backward. I'm grateful that I'm here, blessed to have what I have." Actress Sandra Bullock is now at peace with her failed marriage to cheating ex Jesse James, which fell apart in 2010, shortly after she was named Best Actress at the Oscars.
Quote: "If all of a sudden someone said, 'You have five more kids,' I'd be totally Ok with it. I'm having such an amazing time. Whatever comes our way, we handle as a family. It's not just me anymore." Sandra Bullock is open to welcoming more children after adopting son Louis in early 2010.
Quote: "They were incredibly helpful, and they gave me an inside visual as to why they do what they do. It was the craziest, most bizarre, and most challenging shoot I've ever done." Sandra Bullock on training with astronauts as she researched her new role as an outer-space medical officer in new film Gravity, which opened the Venice Film Festival in Italy on Wednesday (28Aug13).
Quote: "He's pretty amazing. I am (teaching him). 'Have you brushed your teeth?' You ask your three year old, 'Did you use the potty? Did you wash your hands?...' It's slow going but he understands all the candies in German." Actress Sandra Bullock, who was raised in Germany, has begun teaching her three-year-old son Louis to speak the language.
Quote: "There's a lot that I would like to do and that I think I can do, but in terms of stunts and stuff like that, you kind of think twice when you have a little baby because I don't want to be in a body cast when I want a hug... I don't want to do that, I want to hug and carry this sweet little boy as long as I can." Actress Sandra Bullock shies away from performing her own stunts now that she's a mother to adopted son Louis.
Quote: "(She's like a) rabid cat. She opens her mouth and you have no idea what offensive and hurtful things are gonna come out of it about you personally." Sandra Bullock jokes about working with her The Heat co-star Melissa McCarthy.
Quote: "Having kids connected us on a deeper level. And the things we're obsessed with outside of being a mom are the same, too: construction and house renovation... We're kindred spirits in that world. If we had a beer den, with Barcaloungers - but our version of that - it'd be great." Sandra Bullock on her friendship with The Heat co-star Melissa MCCarthy.
Quote: "Clooney and I have known each other for over 20 years; we knew each other before either one of us had a career. I have a lot of dirt on him, he's got a lot of dirt on me. We support each other... out of fear that the other one is going to divulge information." Sandra Bullock jokes about her friendship with Gravity co-star George Clooney.
Fact: Sandra Bullock bought a portrait of baseball legend Jackie Robinson for her son Louis at the launch of artist pal Pat Riot's new show Out of Left Field in Los Angeles last week (ends24May13).
Quote: "There's so much space sex in this film. People don't understand how we did it; it's a lot slower than real life because of the whole gravity thing." Sandra Bullock jokes about her new out-of-space film Gravity, which co-stars George Clooney.
Fact: Sandra Bullock will receive the inaugural Favourite Humanitarian prize at the People's Choice Awards on Wednesday (09Jan13). The Oscar winner will be honoured with the special trophy in recognition of her philanthropic efforts, including her work with high schools in Louisiana following Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The prizegiving will take place at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
Fact: Sandra Bullock has put her Austin, Texas home on the market for $2.5 million (£1.5 million). The three-bedroom pad comes with a wine cellar and a hot tub.
Fact: The release of Sandra Bullock and George Clooney's upcoming sci-fi thriller Gravity has been pushed back to next year (13). The film, about astronauts in a damaged space station, was previously due to hit theatres in November (12).
Quote: "I think I'm in a pretty awesome place in life. In light of everything that's happened, I think I came out of it a better dad and a better person." Sandra Bullock's cheating ex-husband, reality TV star Jesse James, is feeling pretty good about life as he embarks on a new TV series.
Fact: Sandra Bullock presented the Best Foreign Language Film award at the Oscars in German, joking it was Mandarin Chinese with a "slight German accent". The actress' late mother was German.
Quote: "My father was a voice teacher here and my mother sang opera here, so we were on the trains to New York all the time. My mother took me to Broadway, and I wanted to become a dancer. When I saw the live performances, it was amazing. Now, did I become a dancer? No, I'm (too) big a girl." Actress Sandra Bullock was forced to abandon her dreams to become a Broadway dancer because she didn't have the right body type.
Fact: Thomas Horn, the lead star in Sandra Bullock's Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, was discovered by studio bosses after making a winning appearance on hit US trivia show Jeopardy. The 13-year-old boy won $31,000 (£19,375) during a special children's episode of the general knowledge quiz.
Quote: "I’d absolutely love to set her up with Louis. That kid is so cute. He’s going to be a bruiser. But let’s try to get a playdate in first. If they are ever in the same place, we’ll get them together." The Help star Viola Davis is eager to set her 16-month-old daughter Genesis up with Sandra Bullock's young son Louis.
Quote: "I went and saw The Book of Mormon on Broadway, and was so offended I peed my pants twice. Maybe three times. I lost count I was so offended." Sandra Bullock was both entertained and offended by South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker's irreverent musical.
Quote: "I became a big shot and married some Hollywood actress and didn’t talk to anybody anymore, so I feel bad... I feel obligated to reconnect with all these people and show 'em that I'm still the same fabricator motorcycle guy. I'm not what I became." [Sandra Bullock]'s ex-husband Jesse James on his return to reality TV on American Chopper: The Build-Off, which aired on Monday (05Dec11).
Fact: Ryan Reynolds accompanied his close friend and The Proposal co-star Sandra Bullock on a trip to the Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming at the weekend (13-14Aug11). The stars were spotted hiking in the area, with Reynolds carrying his pal's son Louis on his back.
Fact: Sandra Bullock has expanded her property portfolio after buying a $23 million (£14 million) Beverly Hills mansion. The Tudor-style house boasts seven bedrooms, a library, gym and home cinema.
Fact: Pirates Of The Caribbean star Johnny Depp has been voted the ideal sofa companion for a Dvd marathon. The Blind Side star Sandra Bullock was runner-up in the quirky Sky Movies poll, while George Clooney came third.
Quote: "Christians are always hitting me up. They all want to save me. I get it. I’m evil. Someone left a note on my car once. It said, 'Will you party in hell?' Probably. Hell’s likely not that bad. It’s probably like Phoenix." Sandra Bullock's cheating ex-husband Jesse James on the people who are desperate to save him.
Fact: The marital home Sandra Bullock shared with TV mechanic Jesse James in Orange County, California has been sold for $4.5 million (£3 million), reports TMZ.com. The actress moved out of the property when her husband's cheating scandal hit the headlines earlier this year (10), and their divorce was finalised months later.
Fact: Oscar winner Sandra Bullock has been named People magazine's Woman of the Year after bouncing back following the cheating scandal that led to the end of her marriage to Jesse James.
Quote: "I spent so many summers and New Years and fun times in New Orleans. It was always a place where I felt I could let go and enjoy the spirit of something." Actress Sandra Bullock on her longtime affection for the birthplace of her newly-adopted baby boy, Louis.
Quote: "No one understands the shift in priorities about having a child in your life that you are responsible for until you have a child in your life. It naturally shifts. It shifted the first day I met him and it was like he'd been there the whole time, yet everything was different. Louis has got the stage." Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock is fully-focused on her newly-adopted baby boy.
Fact: Sandra Bullock is in talks to make her first big screen project since her Oscar win and marriage break-up in a movie with Tom Hanks. The two stars are in negotiations to lead the cast of Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, which is based on Jonathan Safran Foer's book about the 9/11 tragedy in 2001.
Quote: "I think that I'm his type on a different level than people would assume." Tattoo artist Kat Von D continues to confirm she's dating Sandra Bullock's disgraced ex Jesse James on U.S. radio network KROQ.
Quote: "I think she is fantastic and she can handle anything." Jesse James' ex-wife JANINE LINDEMULDER is confident Sandra Bullock, the stepmother of her daughter Sunny, will make a great single mum to adopted baby Louis.
Quote: "She's doing wonderfully. I thought it was so brilliant of her to say, 'Don't worry about me, I'm fine,' and address the subject, because she is fine." Veteran actress Betty White admires the way her The Proposal co-star Sandra Bullock has handled media scrutiny following the cheating scandal that ended her marriage to Jesse James in March (10).
Quote: "Ryan is right - Scarlett is a great kisser." Sandra Bullock is full of praise for Ryan Reynolds' wife Scarlett Johansson after stunning viewers by locking lips with the blonde beauty at the MTV Movie Awards on Sunday night (06Jun10).
Quote: "I called to congratulate her on her first Mother's Day. She's having a great time taking care of baby Louis." Actor Quinton Aaron insists his THE BLIND SIDE co-star Sandra Bullock is doing well as a single mum to the adopted baby boy following the breakdown of her marriage to Jesse James.
Quote: "I had to smile at the parallels. Here I was promoting a story about a family who adopted a son, and here we were having done the same thing." Sandra Bullock on the similarities between the plot of her Oscar-winning movie THE BLIND SIDE and her own real life adoption of baby son Louis.
Quote: "I am a proud uncle and (my wife) Ann is a proud aunt. Sandra is a loving, giving person. Louis could not be in a better home, and she could not be happier." Funnyman George Lopez is excited for his pal Sandra Bullock, who is a new mum after adopting baby son LOUIS.
Quote: "I'm so happy for her, it's the greatest news. I wasn't sure whether it was true or not. But I send her all my love and congratulations." Jennifer Lopez is happy to hear the news that Sandra Bullock has adopted a baby boy.
Quote: "All I know is that I want to be able to enjoy being a mom. Doing all the things moms get to do, outside in the sun, in the world. The career will have to wait for a bit. I don't want to step into that world until I can find what room I left my armour in. You need tough skin to be in this business." Sandra Bullock plans to take an extended hiatus from acting to care for her newly-adopted son, Louis.
Quote: "It was like the whole outside world just got quiet. He was so small, so still. All the trivial things that I had allowed to take up so much of my time just didn't have room in life anymore." Sandra Bullock on the moment she first laid eyes on her newly-adopted son Louis.
Quote: "New Orleans is his city, and he is going to know it inside and out. Without the spirit of the people who live there and take care of the city and honour its traditions, its love for music, its love for life, take those people out and you don't have why I love New Orleans so much." Sandra Bullock strengthened her ties to her son's hometown of New Orleans, Louisiana by donating money to a local school and setting up a scholarship fund for impoverished children in the years before she adopted the tot.
Quote: "I don't want anyone else to have the pleasures of changing poopy diapers but me. This will be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for me, and I don't want to miss a thing. I want him to know no limits on where he can go. I want him to experience all cultures, nationalities, countries and people like I did. I want his mind to be open and free." Sandra Bullock has high hopes for her newly-adopted son Louis.
Quote: "You have never seen adults more panicked about what was about to happen to their son, but the celebration and the amount of love we felt and the pride in the little man whom we love so, so much became the greatest moment I have ever had in my life." Sandra Bullock reveals she has had her newly-adopted son Louis circumcised.
Fact: Sandra Bullock has revealed the reason why she named her newly adopted son Louis - the tot was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and when she first met him, she couldn't stop singing Louis Armstrong's song What A Wonderful World.
Quote: "I didn't meet him until after (shooting), at the premiere. He seemed like a real cool guy, real loving. They seemed like the perfect couple when I met them. I had a lot of respect for him." THE BLIND SIDE star Quinton Aaron was stunned by the affair allegations that rocked his co-star Sandra Bullock's marriage to Jesse James.
Fact: Sandra Bullock's marriage woes are doing wonders for sales of The Blind Side DVD. The film, which earned the actress her first Oscar, is America's top-selling new release - more than three million copies have sold since the DVD hit stores on 23 March (10).
Quote: "I went to her house the other day after the Kids' Choice Awards and saw her and sat with her for a few minutes. She's great. We love her. We all love her... She is an amazing person." Comedian George Lopez offers pal Sandra Bullock his support as she battles her husband Jesse James' cheating scandal.
Fact: Sandra Bullock researched her role as an alcoholic in 28 days at the Sierra Tucson rehab clinic in Arizona, where her husband Jesse James is currently seeking treatment. Michael Douglas, Ringo Starr and Patrick Swayze are all former patients there.
Quote: "I happen to like Jesse (James) and hope this works out for them. However, should it not, with all her success and money, I'd be happy to take Sandra Bullock out for the time of her life." Basketball bad boy Dennis Rodman offers SANDRA BULLOCK an escape from her marriage problems.
Quote: "I was so excited. I couldn't be more thrilled. And it's not easy to root for somebody when Meryl Streep is also in the contention. But I just was delighted. And what's happened to her is she is one of the nicest, greatest most human beings that I know." Betty White on seeing her The Proposal co-star Sandra Bullock win the Best Actress Academy Award for her role in THE BLIND SIDE.
Fact: John Grisham thriller A Time To Kill is heading to Broadway. The book was turned into a 1996 film starring Sandra Bullock and Matthew Mcconaughey, and now it has been transformed into a play. The production will debut in Washington, D.C. this summer (10) before transferring to New York later in the year (10).
Quote: "I used the Oscars to try to get a job. That was my main aim for the evening. I'm still keeping my fingers crossed." Carey Mulligan is hoping to land more movie roles despite losing out on the Best Actress Academy Award to Sandra Bullock.
Quote: "We have a thing. Why is that so hard for everyone to understand? She just might be attracted to me." Oscar winner Sandra Bullock refuses to stop joking about her 'romance' with fellow nominee Meryl Streep.
Fact: The vintage Tiffany earrings Sandra Bullock wore to the Oscars were a gift from her proud husband Jesse James.
Quote: "I just want a burger and I just want some food. I want to sit down, take the shoes off. I want to eat and not sweat it and not worry the dress will bust open. I just want to relax and I’d like a nap, too." Oscar-winner Sandra Bullock on her plans following the Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday night (07Mar10).
Quote: "We get awards like Best Hissy Fit and Best Kiss, which I value - Best Kiss is not easy to get." Sandra Bullock never thought she'd ever score an Oscar. The actress struck gold at the Academy Awards on Sunday (07Mar10) when she took home the 2010 Best Actress Oscar for her role in The Blind Side.
Quote: "Meryl, you know what I think of you and you are such a good kisser." Sandra Bullock pays tribute to her "lover" and fellow Best Actress Oscar nominee, Meryl Streep, during her acceptance speech. The pair famously locked lips when they shared the Best Actress prize at the 2010 Critics Choice Movie Awards.
Fact: Forest Whitaker, Michael Sheen, Stanley Tucci, Peter Sarsgaard and Oprah Winfrey paid tribute to each of the Best Actress nominees prior to Sandra Bullock's big win at the Oscars on Sunday (07Mar10). Each star recalled anecdotes of working with those actors nominated.
Quote: "I'd like a nice juicy burger and some deep, deeply fried fries... and maybe a milkshake." Sandra Bullock has fast food plans after the Oscars.
Quote: "Maybe when I'm, like, 60 I can do another nude scene... I think I might do full frontal - when I'm 60." Sandra Bullock on her plans to titillate in her sixties.
Quote: "I want Sandra Bullock to win. We talk all the time, and she knows I'm in her camp!" Legendary comedienne Betty White is pulling for THE BLIND SIDE star to win the coveted Oscar for Best Actress at next month's (07Mar10) ceremony.
Quote: "If I looked like Kate Winslet, I would act naked as well all the time - but I don't." Sandra Bullock is a big fan of the British actress. Her favourite film of the last decade in Winslet's The Reader.
Quote: "It's amazing how you're asked to hit the ground running the minute you hear the news. It's not like you can sit back and have bonbons and champagne. I thought that's what it was about. No one brought me any. They just told me I had to work." Sandra Bullock's schedule is as busy as ever following her first Oscar nomination for THE BLIND SIDE.
Quote: "I’m showing up if I win... I do everything 100 per cent. With All About Steve, we were trying to do something different, and, if it gets some kind of award, that means people are talking about it. I’m more comfortable with criticism than I am with goodwill, because I’m more familiar with it, and I’ve made friends with it. And the Razzies are a great honour." Sandra Bullock is celebrating her Worst Actress Golden Raspberry Award nomination.
Quote: "I do believe some liposuction is in order, a very strict diet regime, and I will acquire a very light English accent." Nominee Sandra Bullock on her Oscars countdown.
Quote: "People keep asking how do I feel and I don't know. I think it's just so big, that maybe when I'm about 74 in the grocery store with my walker I'll go, 'Oh my god, this year has been mind-blowingly amazing.' It's just really overwhelming." Sandra Bullock has yet to come to terms with the monumental success of her movie THE BLIND SIDE, which has earned her an Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role. The film is also up for Best Picture at the 7 March (10) ceremony.
Quote: "I made a bet with our driver - my money was on Meryl." THE BLIND SIDE star Sandra Bullock had to pay up when she beat Meryl Streep and claimed the Best Actress honour at the Screen Actors Guild Awards last weekend (23Jan10).
Quote: "I would be a hostess or a waitress or a house restorer before I ever considered myself an actor, because I never thought I was good enough." Sandra Bullock is still surprised she has succeeded at her chosen career.
Quote: "I'm very monogamous. It's just Meryl and I. If I was gonna go the lady route, I chose the best, and I stick with the best. I don't slum it." Sandra Bullock on her now-famous kiss with Meryl Streep at the recent Golden Globes ceremony.
Quote: "You get dressed up in monkey suits and you sit at a table with people you don't know. And I leave you there, and then you come back with, like, Morgan Freeman's email (address). I don't know how you do it. I love you so much, and you're really hot. And I want you so much!" Sandra Bullock thanked her husband Jesse James when she accepted her best actress prize at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday night (23Jan10).
Quote: "The idea of showing my body in a film fills me with fear. To strip, I have to get drunk first." Sandra Bullock needs Dutch courage before stripping off on camera.
Quote: "There's no surprise that my work got better when I met you because I never knew what it felt like for someone to have my back." Sandra Bullock teared up as she paid tribute to her husband Jesse James during her Best Actress acceptance speech.
Quote: "I can... It's a million dollars that's gonna go to a place where they can get to it right now... They're having a hard time getting it to the people." Sandra Bullock confirms she has given $1 million (£625,000) to the Haiti relief effort.
Fact: Sandra Bullock's sports movie THE BLIND SIDE has become the first film with a female lead to surpass the $200 million (£125 million) mark at the U.S. box office. Ticket sales for the comedy/drama have now reached over $208.5 million (£130 million), crushing the $125 million (£78 million) record set by Julia Roberts' Oscar-winning 2000 picture Erin Brockovich.
Quote: "I'm just gonna drink a lot of beer and watch football." Sandra Bullock on her Thanksgiving Day (26Nov09) plans.
Fact: Sandra Bullock got a hardcore Latina makeover on U.S. chat show Lopez Tonight! on Tuesday (24Nov09) when Internet sensation Chola Girl volunteered to turn the actress into a streetwise woman. Bullock traded in an expensive hairdo and a designer outfit and heels for Sharpie pen make-up, a wife-beater vest, plaid shirt, slippers and khaki trousers.
Quote: "I'm aware that I can be annoying. I am a big ball of high energy and organisation and structure. I know I'm not easy to deal with. I'm controlling, and I want everything orderly, and I need lists... I'm difficult on every single level." Sandra Bullock admits she's tough to be around.
Fact: New romantic comedy The Proposal has become Sandra Bullock's most successful movie ever. The film, which also stars Ryan Reynolds, has taken $154 million (£96.25 million) at the U.S. box office so far since its 18 June (09) release. The Proposal has overtaken all of Bullock's other hit films including Speed ($121 million/£75.6 million), A Time to Kill ($108 million/£67 million) and Miss Congeniality ($106 million/£1 million).
Quote: "I hate doing photoshoots, hate having my picture taken. If you can catch me from 500 feet away, great, take all the pictures you want so long as I don’t see it and my gut’s not hanging out and I’m not bending over." Hollywood actress Sandra Bullock is never comfortable in front of the camera.
Fact: Coldplay are set to hit the big screen - the promo for their new song STRAWBERRY SWING will debut in U.K. cinemas ahead of screenings of Sacha Baron Cohen's new movie BRUNO and Sandra Bullock's The Proposal later this month (Jul09).
Quote: "I gained about 15 pounds for my wedding, so I think I'm the only woman who let herself go before the big day!" Actress Sandra Bullock wanted to walk down the aisle with a more curvaceous figure when she married Jesse James.
Quote: "It was a relief because you never know whether you're going to have chemistry or not. It doesn't mater if you're a friend, it doesn't matter if you're with your wife, you know it doesn't mean anything. So I think in the first 45 seconds we had it - I was really happy." Ryan Reynolds on working with his The Proposal co-star Sandra Bullock.
Quote: "I love getting dressed up, but not for these things... When you get dressed up at home there's always someone there to go 'You look so good', even though they're lying. Then later on (they) go 'Oh my God, she looks terrible'." Sandra Bullock doesn't enjoy dressing up for movie premieres.
Quote: "If I didn't know her before... Her doctor and her husband know her a little better than I do but that's about it. We were extraordinarily naked in some scenes in the movie." Ryan Reynolds feels close to his The Proposal co-star Sandra Bullock after shooting their nude scenes together.
Quote: "I was really worried about my butt jiggling when contact was made. Luckily the director was a fellow female and knew just how to cut the scene before the ripple effect happened. I am very grateful." Sandra Bullock was scared of having her behind smacked by Ryan Reynolds in new movie The Proposal.
Quote: "I asked to not be told until I get the e-mail that he's fine and it's successful. He's attempting to break the land speed record for the hydrogen car that he built... so let's keep talking." Sandra Bullock on how she copes with her motor maniac husband Jesse James' dangerous stunts for his U.S. TV show JESSE JAMES IS A DEAD MAN.
Quote: "My parents were opera singers and voice teachers, so growing up, I admired musicians and dancers. I had a poster of (Russian ballet dance) RUDOLF NUREYEV on my wall. And it's funny, the other night I was talking to this man I'm sleeping with...I said. 'Isn't it funny how you've never seen me do one of the things I love the most?'" Sandra Bullock admits her husband Jesse James has yet to see her pursue her lifelong love of dance.
Quote: "Ryan (Reynolds) is rock hard, but nothing was hard (down there). I'm sure it gets hard, but not that time, and it was all fine. I mean, I wouldn't know if he had anything down there because I never looked!" Sandra Bullock insists she never took a glance at her The Proposal co-star's manhood during their naked scene in the new movie.
Quote: "I wasn't blessed in the upstairs department (but) baby was given some back at birth. Didn't know what to do with it at first, but it's just what I got... I've got great boobs. I love my boobs. They're just not a triple D. I know what to do with them. I wouldn't know what to do with a triple D. They would have a mind of their own. I might be in a different kind of line of business." Sandra Bullock is happy with her breasts.
Quote: "We waste so much time making decisions based on someone else's idea of our happiness - what will make you a good citizen or a good wife or daughter or actress. Nobody says, 'Just be happy - go be a cobbler or go live with goats.'" Actress Sandra Bullock believes in making unconventional career choices.
Quote: "If I didn’t know Sandra Bullock completely before, I do now. I know her in ways that (her husband) Jesse James would turn me into some sort of flying curd cottage cheese-type pudding if he knew. It’s pretty incredible.” Ryan Reynolds on filming nude scenes with the actress for new movie The Proposal.
Quote: "If I didn’t know Sandra Bullock completely before, I do now. I know her in ways that (her husband) Jesse James would turn me into some sort of flying curd cottage cheese-type pudding if he knew. It’s pretty incredible.” Ryan Reynolds on filming nude scenes with the actress for new movie The Proposal.
Quote: "Keanu has asked to never work with me again. I don't know why... It's a little uncomfortable." Sandra Bullock jokes about why there will never be another SPEED movie.
Quote: "I'm not a fan of reality shows, but I am a fan of people who use their brains and skills and hard work to outsmart people, not to steal someone's man or get drunk on TV." Actress Sandra Bullock on her husband Jesse James' stint on Donald Trump's reality TV competition CELEBRITY APPRENTICE.
Quote: "I've never really had 'the closet', you know, like the Kimora Lee Simmons closet. I see that and I want the leopard carpet. I want the chaise. But if we lean anything from this economic collapse, it's just work with what you've got." Actress Sandra Bullock is taking a more frugal approach to fashion during the worldwide credit crunch.
Quote: "I panicked. We were in the desert, no place to pee. So I peed outside. (I thought) on the cover of the tabloids, there's going to be a picture of me peeing by a cactus. And yes, I did it. I'll do it again." Actress Sandra Bullock was paranoid about lurking paparazzi during a recent vacation with husband Jesse James.
Quote: "He's not just some trend with a funky hairdo that requires hours of molding to get just right." Actress Sandra Bullock blasts stereotypes surrounding longtime friend and co-star of upcoming film The Proposal, Ryan Reynolds.
Quote: "We watch it together. I don't think she thought it was funny I farted on national TV. But hey, it's reality television." Sandra Bullock didn't appreciate husband Jesse James' uncouth behaviour on CELEBRITY APPRENTICE.
Quote: "I'm OK with getting older, but I don't like mirrors. Don't do well with bathroom lighting either. I don't consider a mirror my friend." Actress Sandra Bullock, 44, doesn't like looking at her reflection.
Quote: "I feel sexiest when the person I love wakes up next to me and looks at me with love even if my hair looks like the dogs have been chewing on it. I also feel sexy on a construction site because I know what I'm doing." Actress Sandra Bullock.
Quote: "I just saw Penelope Cruz in ELEGY. No one who looks like that should also be an extraordinary actress. I was so blown away by her in that film, I wanted to write a note to applaud her." Actress Sandra Bullock is a big fan of the Spanish beauty.
Quote: "Everything (is better). I wouldn't go backward if you paid me." Actress Sandra Bullock, 44, is happy to be a woman in her forties.
Fact: Sandra Bullock will replace grieving John Travolta as a presenter at the Golden Globe Awards on Sunday (11Jan09). Travolta has pulled out of the Hollywood awards show to further mourn his son JETT, who died on Friday (02Jan09).
Quote: "She's smart and funny, and I think she would be fair. She's direct. Sandra Bullock would make a good president." Comedian/chat show host Ellen Degeneres urges Sandra Bullock to run for U.S. President.
Quote: "I'm not going to be in a purple lycra jumpsuit going, 'Oh my God, my lipgloss." Sandra Bullock insists you won't find her in a gym.
Quote: "I'd get really, really large breasts, really big knockers, and then I'd wear, like, one of those little triangle bikinis and then go to the beach all the time." Sandra Bullock jokes about her plastic surgery dreams.
Quote: "If you do it, then do it well. Make sure you come out looking like yourself. You're comfortable being put under a knife and disembowelled? Great!" Sandra Bullock gives her opinion on plastic surgery.
Quote: "I like to call it 'laying the bike down at a rapid speed'." Sandra Bullock learns how to crash in style when off-road dirt biking.
Fact: Sandra Bullock is to be honoured with Glamour magazine's Woman of The Year Award at Carnegie Hall in New York on Monday (30OCT06). The actress has been chosen for the honour after handing out millions of dollars to victims of Hurricane Katrina and the South-east Asia tsunami.
Quote: "If I'm blessed in that department, great. If it doesn't happen then obviously someone doesn't want me having kids." Sandra Bullock, 42, is allowing fate to take its course with regards to having children.
Quote: "If some lady wants to pick the cheese out my toes and, like, trim my toenails and give me a foot massage for $15, I'm totally gonna let her." Sandra Bullock's TV mechanic husband Jesse James loves a good pedicure.
Quote: "When he did that kiss with her, I thought, 'He didn't kiss me like that when we were doing SPEED!'" Sandra Bullock is jealous that Diane Keaton got a steamy kiss from co-star Keanu Reeves while filming Something's Gotta Give.
Quote: "There's such a girl in me that has longed to be a girl that I haven't allowed out, that has slipped through, and I'm thinking, 'God, I like her!'" Sandra Bullock has discovered a new side to herself since marrying Jesse James.
Quote: "I'm the lady that their father married, so I get to have the fun. They've got a mother and they don't need a stepmom, so I'm just, like, SANDY. I'm the one who gets on about making the beds and, 'Let's go and get ice-cream!'" Sandra Bullock on how she deals with husband Jesse James' kids JESSE JR and CHANDLER.
Quote: "Hot sex, no sleep, sex all the time, lots of jewellery, more sex... I sit at home and eat bon-bons in like little fluffy slippers... He actually hires a staff for me to help me run the house and manage my French poodles." Sandra Bullock jokes about married life with Jesse James.
Fact: Sandra Bullock's Oscars gown was designed by the same guy who created her bridal dress last year (05) - ANGEL SANCHEZ.
Fact: Oscar nominee Felicity Huffman and CRASH star Sandra Bullock's STUART WEITZMAN shoes were flown first class from Spain so the actresses would be sure to get them in time for last night's (05MAR06) Academy Awards.
Quote: <p>"The nice thing about being young is that the adults haven't screwed you up too much so you can still be free and enjoy things." Actress Sandra Bullock on the joys of youth. </p>
Quote: <p>"I'll grab the tampons and think, 'Oh God, I hope there's no one with a telephoto lens.'" Actress Sandra Bullock lives in fear of being photographed during her less glamorous moments. </p>