Oscar Week: Get to Know Your Best-Actress Nominees

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Match the nominee to a little-known fact (answers after the jump):
1. Reese Witherspoon (Walk the Line) 2. Charlize Theron (North Country) 3. Judi Dench (Mrs. Henderson Presents) 4. Keira Knightley (Pride & Prejudice) 5. Felicity Huffman (Transamerica

A. She was to play "Grizabella" in CATS, but an ailment forced her out.
B. Nickname is Little Miss Type A.
C.
Her dream came true when she got to sing backup to her idol Tina Turner on Oprah.
D. She has dyslexia and had to wear special glasses in adolescence to help her read.
E. After moving to Hollywood, she became furious when she learned that
the bank could not cash a check because it was an out-state check.
She made a scene, and an agent gave her his card.

A. Judi Dench (3) was to play "Grizabella" in CATS, but an ailment forced her out. Me-ouch!
B. Reese Witherspoon’s (1) nickname is Little Miss Type A. Better than Big Ol’ B.
C. Felicity Huffman‘s (5) dream came true when she got to sing backup to her idol Tina Turner on Oprah. But she was advised not to leave her good job in the city.
D. Keira Knightley (4) has dyslexia and had to wear special glasses in adolescence to help her read. And she still wouldn’t have dated me.
E. After moving to Hollywood, Charlize Theron (2) became furious when she learned that the bank could not cash a check because it was an out-state check. She made a scene, and an agent gave her his card. Pretty girls are truly an unstoppable force, no?

Feel free to dazzle your friends come Oscar night!