Anne Hathaway reveals oatmeal paste diet for ‘Les Miserables’

Actress Anne Hathaway poses for photographers as she arrives at the European Premiere of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Leicester SquareLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Hollywood starlet Anne Hathaway credits a strict diet of dried oatmeal paste for helping her shed some 25 pounds (11 kg) for her role in the forthcoming big screen musical "Les Miserables." "I had to be obsessive about it – the idea was to look near death," Hathaway told Vogue about preparing for her role as the consumptive prostitute Fantine in the musical version of Victor Hugo's classic 19th century French novel. …