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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 Returning To Broadway As Tennessee Williams

The Oscar winner has signed on to star in a new Dotson Rader play, titled When God Looked Away, according to multiple reports. The drama is adapted from Rader's 1985 biography of...

Eagles And Al Pacino Named 2016 Kennedy Center Honourees

The stars will be feted alongside soul legend Mavis Staples and Argentine pianist Martha Argerich at a gala in Washington, D.C. on 3 December (16). The surviving members of the Eagles...

How Did A Film Starring Al Pacino And Anthony Hopkins Manage Less Than £100 At The UK Box Office?

With 12 Oscar nominations between them, you would think that any film which boasts Al Pacino and Anthony Hopkins among its cast would be a sure fire success. But sadly this wasn't the case for...

Al Pacino Pulled Up For Misconduct As Movie Earns Just $150

The movie, which also stars Pacino's fellow Oscar-winner Anthony Hopkins and Josh Duhamel and had a production budget estimated at $11 million (£7.5 million), made only $141 (£97) in U.K. cinemas after its...

Francis Ford Coppola To Publish The Godfather Notebook

The Godfather Notebook is a copy of the working notebook the director used during the making of his Academy Award-winning film, which starred Marlon Brando and Al Pacino as leaders of the fictional Corleone crime...

The Godfather Star Franco Citti Dies

The Italian actor passed away on Thursday (14Jan16) in Rome, Italy after a long battle with ill health. Citti was best known for his role as henchman Calo, who became a bodyguard...

Dog Day Afternoon Broadway Play In The Works

Bosses at Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures have announced an adaptation of the 1975 film starring Al Pacino is heading to the Great White Way. Pulitzer prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis will adapt...

Al Pacino Defies Critics With Broadway Box Office Boom

The Hollywood veteran stars in David Mamet's new play China Doll, which opened at New York's Gerald Schoenfeld Theater on Friday (04Dec15) following a series of delays as producers scrambled to make last-minute...

Al Pacino's Broadway Return Delayed

The Godfather star leads the cast of the new production, which is already in previews at New York's Gerald Schoenfeld Theater. It was slated to officially launch on 19 November (15), but producers...

Watch Tom Hiddleston Impersonate Robert De Niro In Front Of Robert De Niro

Any good Tom Hiddleston fan knows that the Avengers star likes to show off his impersonation skills, but on 'The Graham Norton Show' on Friday he really put his talents to the test, by impersonating...

Robert De Niro, Al Pacino And Martin Scorsese To Reunite Again For 'I Heard You Paint Houses'

Robert De Niro has confirmed he’ll be reuniting with Martin Scorsese for mob film, I Heard You Paint Houses, which they plan to begin shooting next year. The duo first worked together on 1973 crime...

Al Pacino Urges Daughter To Drop Surname

Al Pacino wants his daughter to change her surname.The 75-year-old iconic actor believes his famous name could cause his first born child Julie, 25, to be hounded by the press and since the aspiring film...

Al Pacino Loves His Life In The Spotlight

Al Pacino loves being famous.The Hollywood legend - famous for his roles in iconic films 'Scarface', 'The Godfather' and 'The Devil's Advocate' - has lived for more than five decades in the spotlight and admitted...

Al Pacino: I Don't See The Point Of Quitting

Al Pacino doesn't see the ''point of quitting''.The 75-year-old actor - who's appeared in some of cinema's most iconic roles, including Michael Corleone in 'The Godfather' films and Tony Montana in 'Scarface' - has revealed...

Al Pacino Not Ready To Retire

Al Pacino is not ready to retire from the film industry.Even now he has reached the age of 75, the Hollywood legend - who stars in forthcoming movie 'Manglehorn' - has ''no desire to quit''...

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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