Statement of responsibility: edited by Sabrina Qiong Yu and Guy Austin
ISBN: 1474404324, 9781474404327
Includes bibliographical references and index.
x, 310 pages : illustrations (black and white)
Motion picture actors and actresses.; Film history, theory & criticism; Fame.; Individual actors & performers; Performing Arts.; Film: styles & genres; Motion picture industry.; Films, cinema
Electronic reproduction. Askews and Holts. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Also available in printed form ISBN 9781474404310
- IntroductionPerforming Stardom: Star Studies in Transformation and Expansion--Sabrina Qiong Yu
- Part 1: Star PerformanceRevisiting Performance: Nicole Kidman's Enactment of Stardom - Pam Cook Film Stars in the Perspective of Performance Studies: Play, Liminality, and Alteration in Chinese Cinema - Yingjin Zhang
- Part 2: Star Voices'Speaking in a Forked Tongue': Anna May Wong's Linguistic Cosmopolitanism - Yiman Wang Song Taxonomies: Indian Popular Cinema's Territories of Stardom - Kiranmayi Indraganti
- Part 3: Stars and Ethnicity
- Whitewashing the Dreamgirls: Beyoncé, Diana Ross, and the Commodification of Blackness- Jaap KooijmanDarsheel Safary: Globalization, Liberalisation and the Changing Face of the Bollywood Child Star - Michael Lawrence
- Part 4: Stars and Ageing'When Barbara strips off her petticoats and straps on her guns': Barbara Stanwyck, Maturity, and Stardom in the 1950s and 1960s - Linda BerkvensConfronting the impossibility of impossible bodies: Tom Cruise and the ageing male action hero movie - Lisa Purse
- Part 5: Stars and AudiencesHeroines at the Outskirts of Culture: De-Romanticising Hollywood Queens - Ania Malinowska YouTube as Archive: Fans, Gender and Mexican Film Stars Online - Niamh Thornton
- Part 6: Aberrant Stardom In your face: Montgomery Clift comes out as crip in The Young Lions - Elisabetta Girelli La Diva Bruciata Viva: Le Streghe (The Witches) and the paradoxical stardom of Silvana Mangano - Leon Hunt
- Part 7: At the margins of film stardom'I want James Deen to Deen Me with his Deen': The multi-layered stardom of James Deen - Sarah Harman & Clarissa Smith Celebrity Creatures: The 'Starification' of the Cinematic Animal - Stella Hockenhull