Anna isn’t letting accolades like these go to her head: “New York Times critic Manohla Dargis notes that Kendrick has no trouble holding her own with A-lister Clooney. “The ferocious Ms. Kendrick, her ponytail swinging like an ax, grabs every scene she’s in, which works for her go-getter (go-get-him) character.” Los Angeles Times critic Kenneth Turan delights in the actress’s take on Natalie. “Kendrick is the film’s secret weapon, and her tightly wound character is a comic triumph.” Anna Kendrick bakes to destress and just wants her favorite hoodie!
“Cupcakes may be the of-the-moment dessert, but actress Anna Kendrick has loftier culinary pursuits.
“I get fascinated by specialty bakeware. I have a really nice springform pan and a bunch of really nice tartlet molds and madeleine trays,” says the star of Up in the Air. “That’s more interesting to me than just cupcakes.”