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The audience at the Stonewall Inn's Tuesday night benefit performance for the Newtown Action Alliance got a special surprise when Cate Blanchett took the stage. In an effort to raise money for the charity, which strives to end gun violence, the Oscar winner slayed a lip sync of Dusty Springfield's version of "You Don't Own Me" wearing a black tuxedo jacket, a sequined bra, and a whole lot of sass. Later on, the Ocean's Eight actress grabbed her pink pussyhat to sing backup on a protest-themed version of Adele's "Hello." In addition to making our day, it has reminded us - admittedly not for the first time - that we're all in dire need of a Carol musical. You hear that, movie studio execs? Make it happen. Related:Cate Blanchett's Wickedly Funny Acceptance Speech Will Remind You Why You Love Her The amazing #CateBlanchett lip-syncs Dusty Springfield's »
- Quinn Keaney
At a benefit to end gun violence organised by the Newtown Action Alliance, Cate Blanchett took to the stage at New York’s historic Stonewall Inn wearing a sparkling gold bra, a blazer and glittering red lips – with her husband Andrew Upton among those in the crowd.
The Australian actor lip-synched to Dusty Springfield’s take on You Don’t Own Me, before returning to the stage for Margeaux Powell’s performance of Adele’s Hello, donning a pink ‘pussy hat’ – the knitted beanies that were prevalent throughout the Women’s March on Washington.
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- Guardian Australia
Hello from the other side, Cate Blanchett!
The Carol actress appeared with some of the most talented drag queens in N.Y.C. Monday night at the legendary Stonewall Inn, where she lip-synced and danced with the performers for a good cause.
Blanchett, who is working on her new film Ocean’s Eight in the city, was nearly unrecognizable onstage wearing a shimmering black blazer with a bra underneath, matching trousers and one of the pink beanies worn by protestors at the Women’s Day March.
The Oscar winner took the stage behind drag performer and singer Margeaux Powell, who »
- Mike Miller
Cate Blanchett isn't just a great actress ... she can lip-sync the hell out of a song while sharing the stage with drag queens too. Cate made an appearance Monday night at Stonewall in NYC -- where she's filming for "Ocean's Eight" -- and performed during a drag show to benefit a charity for the Sandy Hook massacre. The Oscar winner ended up doing Dusty Springfield's version of "You Don't Own Me." Nailed it too, »
- TMZ Staff
4 items from 2017
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