Monthly Archives: January 2010

LIFE.com – Sundance: From the Portrait Studio

Kristen Stewart, Sundance Star

Kristen Stewart, Sundance Star

At the 2010 Sundance Film Festival, where she is promoting her upcoming movie The Runaways (about the young Joan Jett and her band), Kristen Stewart is among the stars who dropped by photographer Jeff Vespa’s studio. As the festival continues (it runs through Jan. 31), check daily to see Vespa’s portraits of the stars. Click here to see the gallery on LIFE.com – http://www.life.com/image/first/in-gallery/39032/sundance-from-the-portrait-studio.

LIFE.com: 2010’s Oscar Hopefuls

Up In The Air's Vera Farmiga on the cover of LIFE.

Up In The Air's Vera Farmiga on the cover of LIFE.

Their heroes and villains were all over the map: a tortured Harlem teen, a silver-tongued Nazi, a sexy frequent flier, a danger-junkie soldier on Iraq’s front lines. Now the actors who brought these characters to the big screen all have one thing in common: an Oscar dream. In this exclusive LIFE portrait gallery, photographer Jeff Vespa captures moments with 11 actors enjoying awards-season buzz — including our stunning cover star, Up in the Air’s Vera Farmiga, who’ll be hoping to hear her name called as a Best Supporting Actress nominee come Feb. 2.

Check out the gallery here: http://www.life.com/image/first/in-gallery/38532