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Aaron Paul & Helen Mirren Premiere 'Eye in the Sky' in NYC

Aaron Paul poses alongside co-star Helen Mirren as they attend the Eye In The Sky premiere at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on Wednesday night (March 9) in New York City.

The duo was joined on the red carpet by their castmate Barkhad Abdi, as well as Gotham‘s Robin Lord Taylor and Shadowhunters star Alberto Rosende.

Eye in the Sky follows Col. Katherine Powell, a military officer in command of an operation to capture terrorists in Kenya, whose mission escalates when a girl enters the kill zone triggering an international dispute over the implications of modern warfare.

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Rachel McAdams & Helen Mirren Premiere Films at TIFF 2015

Rachel McAdams shows off her svelte figure while walking the red carpet at the Every Thing Will Be Fine premiere held during the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival on Friday (September 11) in Toronto, Canada.

Also stepping out for a separate premiere that night was Helen Mirren, who presented her movie Eye in the Sky at Roy Thomson Hall.

Helen was joined at the premiere by her husband Taylor Hackford and co-star Barkhad Abdi, who you will recognize from his Oscar-nominated work in Captain Phillips.

In case you didn’t know, Rachel and Helen worked together on the 2009 movie State of Play.

FYI: Rachel is wearing a Cushnie et Ochs dress and Christian Louboutin shoes. Helen is wearing Dolce&Gabbana.

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Barkhad Abdi is the Captain Now on Oscars 2014 Red Carpet

Barkhad Abdi is all smiles while hitting the red carpet at the 2014 Academy Awards held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (March 2) in Hollywood.

The 28-year-old actor is nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for his work in Captain Phillips, which just so happens to be his first movie ever.

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Barkhad is going up against Dallas Buyers Club‘s Jared Leto, The Wolf of Wall Street‘s Jonah Hill, 12 Years a Slave‘s Michael Fassbender, and American Hustle‘s Bradley Cooper.

This weekend, a story surfaced that Barkhad is having financial troubles after not having an acting job since Captain Phillips.

FYI: Barkhad is wearing Calvin Klein Collection.

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Barkhad Abdi is Broke - 'Captain Phillips' Oscar Nominee Reveals Money Issues

Barkhad Abdi, the Oscar-nominated actor from Captain Phillips, has revealed that he is broke despite being in the running for the gold this evening.

The 28-year-old actor earned $65,000 for his performance in the film, but that was two years ago and he has not acted in a movie since then. After wrapping his work on Captain Phillips, Barkhad went to work at his brother’s mobile phone store in Minneapolis, but he quit when the movie was released.

“How I thought about it was, like, When the movie came out, reviews either gonna be good or bad,” he told the New Yorker. “Either way, I cannot be working here.”

Barkhad just recently won the BAFTA for Best Supporting Actor and he is currently reading scripts to find his next movie role. We can’t wait to see him in another film after his amazing performance in Captain Phillips!

Captain Phillips' Barkhad Abdi WINS Best Supporting Actor at BAFTAs 2014!

Barkhad Abdi stops to pose in the winner’s room at the 2014 British Academy Film Awards held at The Royal Opera House on Sunday (February 16)in London, England.

The 28-year-old actor took home the award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Captain Phillips! Congrats Barkhad!

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The night before, Barkhad stepped out for the 2014 BAFTAs Nominees Party held at Asprey London.

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Lupita Nyong'o & Amy Adams: BAFTAs Nominees Party 2014!

Lupita Nyong’o is pretty in pink while attending the 2014 BAFTAs Nominees Party held at Asprey London on Saturday (February 15) in London, England.

The 30-year-old actress was joined by Amy Adams, Helen Mirren, Barkhad Abdi, and Daniel Bruhl.

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Lupita is nominated for Best Supporting Actress and the EE Rising Star Award for her work on 12 Years a Slave at the 2014 BAFTA Awards, which will take place on Sunday (February 16).

Amy is nominated for Leading Actress for her role in American Hustle.

FYI: Amy is wearing a Zuhair Murad dress, Max Mara coat, Christian Louboutin shoes, Nancy Gonzalez clutch, and Melissa Kaye jewels. Lupita is wearing a Chanel Couture dress, Christian Louboutin shoes, Chanel bag, and Cartier jewels.

15+ pictures inside of Lupita Nyong’o and Amy Adams attending the BAFTAs Nominees Party… More Here! »

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Jared Leto & Barkhad Abdi: THR's Nominees Night Party 2014!

Jared Leto is handsome as he points out a photographer while attending The Hollywood Reporter’s 2014 Nominees Night Party held at Spago on Monday (February 10) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 42-year-old actor was joined at the event by his fellow nominee Barkhad Abdi, Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke with his 15-year-old daughter Maya, Betsy Brandt, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs lead singer Karen O, who served as the performer for the night.

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Earlier that afternoon, Jared was joined by his Dallas Buyers Club co-star Matthew McConaughey at the 2014 Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon.

FYI: Julieis wearing an Oliver Tolentino Couture dress, Christian Louboutin shoes and clutch with Marina B earrings and ring.

10+ pictures inside of Jared Leto and others at THR’s Nominees Night Party 2014More Here! »

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