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Al Pacino Joins The Hunt

Al Pacino is set to make his debut appearance in a TV drama.The 78-year-old actor is about to sign on the dotted line for 10-episode series 'The Hunt', which is being made by Amazon and...

Martin Scorsese Praises Brave Netflix For Backing The Irishman

Martin Scorsese praised brave Netflix for ''taking risks'' on independent films.The 76-year-old director has credited the streaming service with taking a chance on funding his upcoming new movie 'The Irishman', which is a biographical crime...

Al Pacino To Star In King Lear

Al Pacino is set to star in 'King Lear'.The 78-year-old Hollywood icon might be revered for his performance as Michael Corleone in 'The Godfather' trilogy, but he will take on another of the industry's most...

Leonardo Dicaprio's Birthday Bash Attracts A-list Stars

Leonardo DiCaprio's birthday bash in Beverly Hills attracted a star-studded crowd on Friday night (09.11.18).The Academy Award-winning actor - who officially turns 44 on Sunday (11.11.18) - was the focus of attention at the Spring...

Bruce Dern Replaced Burt Reynolds In Movie

Bruce Dern will replace the late Burt Reynolds in 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'.The 82-year-old actor will reunite with his 'Hateful Eight' director Quentin Tarantino for the movie, taking on the role of blind...

Ethan Hawke: 'Middle-class' Life Is Enough

Ethan Hawke just wants to ''pay [his] bills''.The 47-year-old 'Training Day' actor has revealed that a ''middle-class lifestyle'' has always been more than enough for him, and says he won't take big blockbuster roles because...

Martin Scorsese To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Martin Scorsese will be presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award at Rome Film Fest. The 75-year-old legendary director will be handed the prestigious prize by Italian filmmaker Paolo Taviani at the 13th festival, which takes...

James Marsden Joins Once Upon A Time In Hollywood

James Marsden has joined the cast of 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'. The 'Westworld' star will team up with director Quentin Tarantino and a star-studded cast for the upcoming motion picture, according to The...

Al Pacino The Latest Huge Name For Tarantino's 'Once Upon A Time In Hollywood'

The already hugely impressive cast list for the new Quentin Tarantino movie Once Upon A Time In Hollywood may have scored the biggest coup yet for the director, with reports that legendary screen and stage...

Al Pacino Signs Up To Once Upon A Time In Hollywood

Al Pacino has joined the cast of 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood'. The 78-year-old actor will team up with director Quentin Tarantino for the first time when he appears in the motion picture. According...

Martin Scorsese Wraps Up Shooting The Irishman

Martin Scorsese has wrapped up shooting his latest gangster movie 'The Irishman'.The 75-year-old legendary filmmaker was announced to be helming the new gangster flick - which is slated for a 2019 release - and although...

Al Pacino Plays Disgraced Football Coach Joe Paterno In Hbo Movie

At a time when the importance of justice for sexual assault victims is at an all-time high, a new HBO movie is set to be released focusing on the silence of college football coach Joe...

Jessica Chastain Praises Al Pacino For Her Acting Success

Jessica Chastain says Al Pacino ''changed'' her as an actress. The 40-year-old actress first worked with the 77-year-old movie legend in 2011 on the drama movie 'Wild Salome', which Pacino also directed, and Chastain has...

Joel Edgerton Buys Leonardo Dicaprio's $25k Painting

Joel Edgerton has splashed out $25,000 on a painting owned by Leonardo DiCaprio. The 'Great Gatsby' star forked out the huge figure on the artwork at the Inaugural Fundraising Gala for The Fred Hollows Foundation...

Brittany Snow Describes Herself A 'Tomboy'

Brittany Snow is a ''tomboy''. The 31-year-old actress has described her fashion sense as being ''classic and effortless'', but also on the verge of being boyish. Speaking to Metro newspaper about her style, the 'Pitch...

Richard Dreyfuss Angry He Hasn't Got Lifetime Achievement Award

Richard Dreyfuss isn't happy he hasn't been given a Lifetime Achievement Award.The 69-year-old actor doesn't mind that fellow Hollywood stars such as Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Jack Nicholson have been handed the prestigious...

Ray Romano Joins Martin Scorsese's The Irishman

Ray Romano has joined Martin Scorsese's gangster movie 'The Irishman'.The 'Everybody Loves Raymond' actor will play Bill Bufalino, a teamster lawyer with ties to the mob, alongside Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci, Variety reports.Romano...

Joe Pesci Comes Out Of Retirement To Join Cast Of Scorsese's 'The Irishman'

Fans of Martin Scorsese films will be delighted to learn that Joe Pesci has come out of unofficial retirement to confirm that he’ll be starring in new movie The Irishman, alongside long-time Scorsese collaborator Robert...

David Ayer 'Dropped As Scarface Director'

David Ayer has reportedly been dropped as the director of the 'Scarface' remake.The 59-year-old movie-maker - whose previous credits include 'Sabotage', 'Fury', and 'Suicide Squad' - was initially appointed to helm the much-anticipated reboot of...

The Godfather Voted The Greatest Movie Ever

'The Godfather' has been voted the Greatest Movie ever.The iconic 1972 drama film - which stars Al Pacino and Marlon Brando and follows the story of the powerful crime family of Don Vito Corleone -...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Was 'Too Creepy' For Hollywood

Arnold Schwarzenegger was told his accent was ''too creepy'' for Hollywood.The 69-year-old actor shot to fame in 'Hercules in New York' because of his bodybuilder physique but his voice was dubbed in post-production, and the...

Al Pacino Reveals He Thought 'The Godfather' Would Fail

The Godfather is pretty much universally held to be one of the finest movies in cinema history, but its lead star Al Pacino has made a surprising revelation: he thought it was “the worst film...

Joe Pesci Reunites With Robert De Niro For The Irishman

Joe Pesci is to reunite with Martin Scorsese and Robert De Niro for the director's new movie 'The Irishman'.The trio worked together on cinema classics 'Raging Bull', Goodfellas' and 'Casino' and now they are to...

Al Pacino Fighting To Save Hollywood Theatre

The movie veteran will join actor Esai Morales and singer Sophie B. Hawkins at an upcoming city Historic Preservation Committee meeting in a bid to save the MACha Theatre from developers. Pacino...

Scarface Remake Loses Director Antoine Fuqua

Antoine Fuqua has quit the 'Scarface' remake.The 51-year-old director was set to helm Universal's reimagining of the iconic gangster film but, according to Variety, Fuqua has left the project to work on 'The Equalizer' sequel.Sony...

Sean Penn Pays Tribute To Al Pacino At Kennedy Centers Honors

The 76-year-old actor was just one of the famous faces, including the Eagles and James Taylor, feted at this year's gala, hosted by Stephen Colbert on Sunday, the day after they received their medallions at...

Sarah Shahi Joins Al Pacino In Hangman

Sarah Shahi has been added to the cast of 'Hangman'.The 36-year-old actress, who has starred in 'Fairly Legal', 'Person of Interest' and 'The Sopranos', will join Al Pacino, Karl Urban and Brittany Snow for Johnny...

Jessica Chastain Wants To Find Love For Her Grandmother

Jessica Chastain is ''obsessed'' with finding her grandmother a boyfriend.The 39-year-old actress lived with her grandmother Marilyn when she first moved to Los Angeles and dubbed her as her ''best friend'', but has admitted she...

Miles Teller Underwent Years Of Laser Therapy After Car Crash

Now 29, the actor reveals he underwent painful laser treatment for years to make a full recovery from the accident. "I got lucky," Miles tells MrPorter.com. "The EMT (emergency medical technician) told...

Emma Watson's New Film Makes Just £47 At UK Box Office

The Colony, Emma Watson’s latest film, took just £47 at the UK box office after it was released in three UK cinemas on Friday, according to The Guardian. The film is Watson’s first leading role...

Al Pacino's illustrious film career has seen him in a variety of roles from 'The Godfather' to 'Manglehorn', but he has also had quite a success in the theatre with parts in Broadway's 'Glengarry Glen Ross' and 'Salome' among others - and Contactmusic have the stories to prove it. Ever voicing his opinions on his struggles with depression, the film roles he's turned down and his various relationships, Al Pacino is one of the most recognisable filmmakers and actors in Hollywood; it's no wonder this Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe winner continues to be nominated for the most prestigious of awards.

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