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Martin Freeman And Andy Serkis Join Black Panther

Martin Freeman and Andy Serkis have joined the cast of Marvel's 'Black Panther'.The 45-year-old actor will reprise his role as Everett K. Ross from 'Captain America: Civil War' and Serkis, 52, is to return as...

Martin Freeman And Andy Serkis Reprising Marvel Roles In Black Panther

Marvel Studios has confirmed that the actors will star in the Ryan Coogler-directed film, with Freeman reprising his part as Everett K. Ross from Captain America: Civil War, while Serkis is returning as Ulysses Klaue,...

Woody Harrelson: War For The Planet Of The Apes Set Was 'Daunting'

Woody Harrelson initially found it a ''bit daunting'' on the set of 'War for the Planet of the Apes' because of the sheer scale of the production.The 55-year-old actor plays the Colonel in the next...

The Ten Most Anticipated Films Of 2017

As always, there are far too many sequels, spin-offs, remakes and reboots clogging the cinemas, but hopefully they'll be better than 2016's lacklustre batch. (Release dates are subject to change.)Star Wars: Episode Viii - Daisy...

Andy Serkis Begs Michigan Zoo To Release Isolated Chimpanzee

Andy Serkis has pleaded with a roadside zoo in Michigan to release the lonely chimpanzee they have kept locked up in isolation for the whole six years of its life.The 52-year-old actor is ''heartbroken'' that...

Andy Serkis Voices Lonely Chimp In Peta Video

The actor has narrated a new promo calling for the release of an endangered ape, called Louie, from roadside zoo in Michigan. Serkis also takes on the character of the monkey as...

Lupita Nyong'o Reveals Details Of Black Panther Plot

It was confirmed at Comic-Con San Diego over the weekend (23-24Jul16) that Lupita had been cast in the new Marvel movie as Nakia, joining director Ryan Coogler and actor Chadwick Boseman in the feature. Michael...

Game Of Thrones Star Joins Andy Serkis Drama

The 18-year-old portrayed King Tommen Baratheon in the hit fantasy series, but his character committed suicide during the season six finale, which aired in the U.S. and U.K. last month (Jun16). Now...

Peter Jackson Weighs In On Gollum Court Case

Bilgin Ciftci likened President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to the creepy and slimy character in a series of pictures on Facebook.com in September, 2014, and it was anonymously brought to the attention of local...

Andy Serkis Meeting Inspired Coldplay's Chimp Video

The musicians were transformed into chimps in the promo for their new single Adventure Of A Lifetime using techniques pioneered in Hollywood movies such as Avatar and The Lord of The Rings....

Steve Zahn Joins War For The Planet Of The Apes

Steve Zahn has joined the cast of 'War for the Planet of the Apes'. The 'Joy Ride' actor is to play a new ape character in the upcoming third instalment of the rebooted film series...

Jamie Bell Inspired By Andy Serkis

Jamie Bell is inspired by Andy Serkis.The 29-year-old actor used motion capture to portray The Thing in 'Fantastic Four' and learned a lot about the technique from his 'Tintin' co-star, who most famously used it...

Andy Serkis Wants To Play Spiderman

Andy Serkis' dream role is playing Spiderman.The 51-year-old actor confessed he would love to play the fictional superhero but would be apprehensive about taking on the role because he thinks he might be too old,...

Benedict Cumberbatch Becomes A Father

London-born actor Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter are now the proud parents of a baby boy, the BBC reported earlier today (Saturday 13 June).Benedict Cumberbatch is celebrating parenthoodIn a statement, a spokesman for...

Andy Serkis' Star Wars Character Revealed

The identity of Andy Serkis' character in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' has been revealed.The 51-year-old British actor will appear in the role of Supreme Leader Snoke in the J.J. Abrams-directed movie, which is set...

Lupita Nyong'o Proud To Be 'Space Cadet' In Star Wars

Lupita Nyong'o is thrilled she gets to be a ''space cadet'' in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.The 32-year-old actress portrays Maz Kanata - a pirate and galactic traveller - in the highly anticipated sci-fi sequel...

Lupita Nyong'o Proud To Be 'Space Cadet' In Star Wars

Lupita Nyong'o is thrilled she gets to be a ''space cadet'' in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.The 32-year-old actress portrays Maz Kanata - a pirate and galactic traveller - in the highly anticipated sci-fi sequel...

Andy Serkis Reveals Star Wars Plot To Wife

Andy Serkis has revealed the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' plot to his wife.The 50-year-old actor has been sworn to secrecy over the upcoming blockbuster, but admitted his wife knows everything about the film because...

Interstellar Wins Best Film At Empire Awards 2015

'Interstellar' was crowned Best Film at this year's Jameson Empire Awards on Sunday night (29.03.15). The sci-fi film - starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway - walked away with the big prize at the ceremony...

Interstellar Wins Best Film At Empire Awards 2015

'Interstellar' was crowned Best Film at this year's Jameson Empire Awards on Sunday night (29.03.15). The sci-fi film - starring Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway - walked away with the big prize at the ceremony...

Oscar Isaac Got Uncle Part In Star Wars

Oscar Isaac got his uncle a part in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.The 35-year-old actor plays character Poe Dameron in the highly anticipated sci-fi sequel and his uncle was thrilled when he found out his...

Stephen Fry Expects Bafta Axe 'Straight After' Ceremony

Stephen Fry expects to be replaced as the BAFTA host ''straight after'' presenting this year's ceremony. The 57-year-old comedian will host his 10th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at London's Royal Opera House on Sunday...

Oscar Isaac: I See Darth Vader As My Dad

Oscar Isaac sees 'Star Wars' villain Darth Vader as his own dad.The 35-year-old actor recently finished shooting the hugely anticipated sequel in the saga, 'The Force Awakens', in which he plays Poe Dameron.Isaac's first memory...

Andy Serkis' Contortionist Confusion

Andy Serkis says people used to think he was a contortionist when he played Gollum. The 50-year-old actor portrays the creature in the 'Lord of the Rings' and 'Hobbit' franchises, but people often used to...

Andy Serkis: Playing Ape Is Same As Ian Dury

Andy Serkis says there's no difference playing Ian Dury to portraying Caesar the ape. The 50-year-old actor portrayed the late British rocker in 2009 film 'Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll' but he insists...

Andy Serkis Wants Quasimodo Role

Andy Serkis wants to play Quasimodo. The 50-year-old actor is known for portraying Caesar the ape in the 'Planet of the Apes' franchise and would love to use the same motion-capture technology to take on...

Andy Serkis Launches 'Planet Of The Apes' Oscars Campaign - But Can He Win?

British actor Andy Serkis, the man behind one of the year's best movies - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes - as launched his Oscars campaign for the sci-fi drama. Serkis plays King Ape...

Andy Serkis Studied Leaders For Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes

Andy Serkis studied world leaders before playing ape Caesar in 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'.The 50-year-old actor played the primate leader in the science fiction movie and revealed he took inspiration for the...

Andy Serkis' Latex 'Horror'

Andy Serkis is so glad he didn't have to wear a latex mask to portray Caesar in the 'Planet of the Apes' franchise. The 50-year-old actor used motion-capture technology to play the part in 'Rise...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Has A Year To Go. But What Do We Know?

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is out one year today. This is huge news for the legions of fans that are eagerly awaiting J. J. Abrams’ take on the epic Episode VII. But does anyone...

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