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Jane Goldman Uninterested In Hit-girl Spin-off Movie

Jane Goldman isn't interested in making a Hit-Girl spin-off movie.The 47-year-old screenwriter penned the script for Matthew Vaughn's 2010 comedy 'Kick-Ass' which followed the exploits of Dave Lizewski (Aaron Taylor-Johnson) - a young boy with...

Jk Rowling Divides 'Harry Potter' Fans By Apologising For Killing Off Professor Snape

J.K. Rowling has divided millions of ‘Harry Potter’ fans by apologising for killing off the character of Professor Snape in the final book of the series.The Scottish author, 51, tweeted the apology on the anniversary...

Evanna Lynch Was 'Really Freaked Out' By Severus Snape

Evanna Lynch was petrified of Alan Rickman in 'Harry Potter'.The 25-year-old actress found the late actor intimidating because he always insisted on staying in character as Professor Severus Snape.Asked her fondest memory of Rickman -...

Jason Isaacs' Funniest Memory Of Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman stole from Gringotts bank in 'Harry Potter'.His co-star Jason Isaacs had a hard time trying to ''steal'' any props from the set as the late actor - who portrayed Professor Severus Snape -...

Emma Thompson Won't Be Reprising Love Actually Role As It's "Too Sad And Too Soon"

It might be 14 years since the original romantic comedy, Love Actually, hit our screens but for some actors the death of one of the film’s pivotal stars has meant this year's reprisal has come...

Emma Thompson Rules Out Love Actually Return

The film's director Richard Curtis has reassembled his all-star cast for a Comic Relief TV 'sequel', with Liam Neeson, Hugh Grant, and Bill Nighy all on board - but Thompson, who played Karen...

Martine Mccutcheon Hopeful For Love Actually Romance With Hugh Grant

The actress starred in the 2003 romantic comedy as potty-mouthed junior employee Natalie, who struck up a romance with Hugh’s prime minister character David by the end of the story. The cast, also including Keira...

'Love Actually' Mini-sequel Will Not Include A Tribute To Alan Rickman

Love Actually director Richard Curtis has confirmed that the upcoming mini-sequel for Red Nose Day will not feature a tribute to the late Alan Rickman.Rickman died aged 69 in January of last year, after a...

Love Actually Mini-sequel Won't Include Alan Rickman Tribute

The 60-year-old has reconvened many of the stars of the beloved 2003 movie including Keira Knightley, Liam Neeson and Bill Nighy for a new short Love Actually film in aid of Britain's Comic...

Kate Winslet's Moving Tribute To Alan Rickman

Kate Winslet has paid tribute to Alan Rickman in a touching tribute.The pair co-starred in the 1995 movie 'Sense and Sensibility' and 2016's 'A Little Chaos' and as the first anniversary of Alan's death approaches...

Kate Winslet Writes Touching Tribute To Alan Rickman As Death Anniversary Looms

The Harry Potter star lost his battle with cancer, aged 69, in January (16). And, as the first anniversary of his death approaches, his Sense and Sensibility and A Little Chaos co-star has...

Dame Helen Mirren: 2016 Not Been Great

Dame Helen Mirren thinks this year has been a ''big pile of s**t''.The 71-year-old actress was asked to give an ''inspirational Christmas message'' and admitted that, on reflection, 2016 - which has seen the deaths...

Robin Hood: Origins Will Be 'Dark And Gritty'

Taron Egerton's 'Robin Hood: Origins' will be ''dark and gritty''.The 27-year-old actor is poised to begin shooting the movie at the start of 2017, but has promised fans of the iconic character that his incarnation...

Dame Helen Mirren Felt 'Enlightened' By Alan Rickman's Memorial

Dame Helen Mirren thinks Alan Rickman taught her how to ''be a better person''.The Oscar-winning actress was a good friend of the 'Harry Potter' star, who passed away in January 2016, and Dame Helen said...

Helen Mirren 'Enlightened' And 'Energised' By Bittersweet Hollywood Memorials

The Queen actress, 71, insists losing her industry pals has been tough, but she is thankful their loved ones have been left with so many great memories and anecdotes about their personal and...

Alice Cooper: Rock Can No Longer Shock

Alice Cooper says rock bands have lost the ability to shock people now because the world is such a scary place.The 'Poison' singer's six-decade spanning career has been based on jaw-dropping stage antics with his...

Daniel Radcliffe Was 'Genuinely Scared' Of Ralph Fiennes

Daniel Radcliffe was ''genuinely scared'' of Ralph Fiennes. The 26-year-old actor - who is best known for his long standing lead role as the iconic wizard Harry Potter in the science fiction sequel - has...

Daniel Radcliffe Found Ralph Fiennes "Genuinely Intimidating" On 'Harry Potter' Set

Daniel Radcliffe answered a number of questions from young ‘Harry Potter’ fans, and has revealed which actor used to scare him most while he was filming.The British actor, currently starring in Swiss Army Man, fielded...

Alan Rickman Leaves £4 Million To His Wife, And £100000 To Charities

Alan Rickman’s will has been revealed just over four months after he sadly passed away from pancreatic cancer – and it includes a number of charitable donations totalling £100,000.The famous stage, TV and film actor,...

Alan Rickman Leaves £4million In Will To Wife And Charities

The Harry Potter star, who passed away aged 69 in January (16) after a battle with cancer, left the $5,962,260 (£4,060,033) he held in U.K. assets to his wife Rima Horton, 69....

Helen Mirren Encourages Actresses To Pursue Male Roles

The 70-year-old actress stars as Colonel Katherine Powell in new movie Eye in the Sky, but the part was originally intended to be filled by a man. Helen has already received rave reviews for her...

Helen Mirren Praises Late Eye In The Sky Co-star Alan Rickman

The British actor passed away aged 69 in January (16) after fighting a secret battle with pancreatic cancer, leaving behind an impressive film legacy, including his role as Severus Snape in the Harry Potter franchise,...

Alan Rickman's Death Ended 'Galaxy Quest 2' Plans

We are both gutted and relieved to learn that plans to start production on 'Galaxy Quest 2' were cancelled this year in light of the death of Alan Rickman. It's a shame that the world...

Alan Rickman Praised For Witty Performance

The filmmaker’s latest movie is the military thriller Eye in the Sky, featuring Alan’s final big screen performance before his death earlier this year (16). The plotline examines modern warfare, and Gavin says the late...

Helen Mirren Thrilled To Work With Alan Rickman On Final Movie

The Harry Potter star died in January (16), shortly after completing work on Eye in the Sky and his co-star insists he couldn't have picked a better film to wrap up an impressive...

Helen Mirren Couldn't Contain Excitement Over Eye In The Sky

The 70-year-old actress plays Colonel Katherine Powell in the action movie, which depicts the actions of two soldiers who must take out a group of terrorists in Nairobi, Kenya. The late acting veteran Alan Rickman...

David Bowie And Alan Rickman Land Film Festival Tributes

The Starman singer and the Die Hard star passed away within days of each other last month (Jan16) after both battling cancer, and now they will be feted for their career achievements during...

Colin Firth Turned To Late Alan Rickman For Advice

Rickman lost his battle with cancer last week (14Jan16) and his peers, friends and castmates have been offering up fond farewells for days. Firth and Rickman's Sense & Sensibility co-stars Emma Thompson...

Kate Winslet Lightens Emotional Alan Rickman Tribute With Hilarious Story

Kate Winslet remains one of the most down-to-earth British actresses ever, and proved as much in her hilarious tribute to friend and colleague Alan Rickman at the London Film Critics' Circle Awards, where she landed...

Les Liaisons Dangereuses Stars Dedicate Show To Alan Rickman

The actor, who died on Thursday (14Jan16) after a battle with cancer, landed his big break in a 1985 London production of the show, adapted from the novel of the same name by...

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