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Andy Serkis Says Gollum Is Alive On Hobbit Set

Andy Serkis is shooting all his scenes as Gollum on 'The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' set.The 47-year-old actor played the goblin-like character in the 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy and had to bring the computer...

6th February 2012

Andy Serkis Thanks James Franco For Oscars Backing

Actor Andy Serkis has publicly thanked James Franco for championing him as a Best Actor Oscar nominee, branding his support "extraordinarily bold".Serkis shot to fame when he was transformed into the creepy Gollum in the...

11th January 2012

Franco: 'Oscars Should Recognise Serkis'

Former Oscars host James Franco has urged Academy Awards voters to seriously consider his Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes co-star Andy Serkis for a Best Actor prize - because the work the Brit...

30th December 2011

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"Games aren't going to go away. The BaftAs have got a category for games as an art form. The Academy should think about that too." Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes star Andy Serkis...

9th December 2011

Steven Spielberg Writing Second Tintin Movie

Steven Spielberg is already working on the script for the second 'Tintin' movie. The legendary filmmaker directed the first film 'The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn' starring Jamie Bell, Daniel Craig and...

6th December 2011

Andy Serkis Slammed By Animators

Actor Andy Serkis has been "bombarded" with letters from several movie animators accusing him of taking too much credit for his characters in motion-capture films.The Brit has found fame with a series of motion-capture performances,...

2nd December 2011

Andy Serkis Returning For Planet Of The Apes Sequel

Andy Serkis is to star in a sequel to 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'.The 47-year-old actor has signed up to reprise his role as chimpanzee Caesar - who he portrays via motion capture...

4th November 2011

Tintin 2 Script Is 'Under Discussion'

The script for the second 'Tintin' movie is "under discussion".Earlier this year, writer Anthony Horowitz revealed he had penned a script for the movie - which is based on the popular Belgian comic series -...

3rd November 2011

Jamie Bell's Tintin Injury

Jamie Bell "threw a rib out" while shooting 'The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn'. The British actor portrays the titular character in the forthcoming Steven Spielberg-directed movie - which was shot using...

29th September 2011

Sam Riley Wants Helen Mirren's Career

Sam Riley "dreams" of having a career like Dame Helen Mirren.The 31-year-old actor starred opposite the British star in movie 'Brighton Rock' and he reveals he often had a "moment" when he had left filming...

25th August 2011

Andy Serkis' Chimp Troubles

Andy Serkis "slipped" in and out of being a monkey in his real life while filming 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'. The British star - who, through the use of motion capture technology,...

15th August 2011

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"We had a screening and there was a power cut two thirds of the way through the movie and everyone was wondering whether it was anything to do with the riots." Actor Andy Serkis on...

11th August 2011

Andy Serkis' Motion-capture Frustrations

Andy Serkis gets "frustrated" performance capture is misunderstood.The 47-year-old actor - who has played used the technique in 'Lord of the Rings' to portray Gollum and chimpanzee Ceaser in new movie 'Rise of the Planet...

5th August 2011

Freida Pinto Learnt From James Franco's Style

Freida Pinto, the Indian actress who plays scientist Caroline Aranha in 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes', claims she learnt from co-star James Franco and his unconventional style of acting, reports Total Film Magazine.The...

4th August 2011

Andy Serkis Defends Apes Role

Andy Serkis has defended his decision to play another motion-capture primate on the big screen, insisting his roles in King Kong and Planet Of The Apes are very different.The British actor has found fame with...

24th July 2011

Andy Serkis: 'Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Was A Challenge'

Andy Serkis found 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' an "incredible challenge". The British star plays computer generated character Ceaser in the forthcoming movie alongside James Franco and Tom Felton, and he admits he...

6th July 2011

Tom Felton: Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Breaks Boundaries

Tom Felton thinks 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' will break boundaries. The 23-year-old actor - who plays bullying Dodge in the forthcoming movie alongside James Franco - believes the graphics in the film...

5th July 2011

Orlando Bloom To Star In 'The Hobbit'

Orlando Bloom is set to appear in Peter Jackson's depiction of 'The Hobbit'. Orlando Bloom will reprise his role of the pointy eared, blonde elf Legolas, according to The Daily Mail.The 34-year-old actor will now...

28th May 2011

Orlando Bloom To Star In The Hobbit

Orlando Bloom will star in 'The Hobbit'.The British actor will reprise his role as elf Legolas for director Peter Jackson's two-part prequel to the 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy, which will be shot in New...

27th May 2011

Tintin Trailer Wows Fans With Motion Capture Technology

TINTIN, the highly anticipated new movie by Steven Spielberg is set for release on 26th December 2011, and the film's official trailer debuted on the internet today (17th May 2011). The 'Tintin' trailer is already...

17th May 2011

Serkis Lands Directing Job On The Hobbit

British actor Andy Serkis has been handed a huge honour on the set of the Lord Of The Rings prequel, The Hobbit, in New Zealand - moviemaker Peter Jackson has made him his second unit...

7th April 2011

The Hobbit Start Date Changed To March 21

Filming on Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit' has been pushed back by a month. Late February was initially planned as a starting date following months of financial issues, but it has been moved further back following...

7th February 2011

The Hobbit Cast Grows With Addition Of Andy Serkis And Sir Ian Mckellen

THE HOBBIT, the forthcoming two-part 'Lord of the Rings' prequel directed by PETER JACKSON, will see SIR IAN MCKELLEN reprising his role as 'Gandalf' and ANDY SERKIS returning as 'Gollum', according to the UK's Guardian...

11th January 2011

Andy Serkis Agrees Hobbit Appearance

Andy Serkis has signed up to appear in 'The Hobbit'.The 46-year-old actor - who played the ring-obsessed creature Gollum in the 'Lord of the Rings' film franchise - is reported to have inked a deal...

11th January 2011

Orlando Bloom Readies For Hobbit?

Orlando Bloom is the latest star to reprise his role in 'Lord of the Rings' prequel 'The Hobbit'. The British actor, who portrays archer Legolas in the movie series, is reported to have joined the...

9th December 2010

Tom Felton 'Ran Off' Harry Potter Set

Tom Felton ran off the set of 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows' when it wrapped because he got "too emotional". The actor - who plays bad guy Draco Malfoy alongside Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter),...

18th November 2010

James Franco Cast In The Bourne Legacy?

James Franco is being lined up to star in 'The Bourne Legacy'. The '127 Hours' actor is being pursued by the film's director Tony Gilroy to take on the starring role in the movie -...

8th November 2010

Andy Serkis' Animal Inspiration

Andy Serkis based his portrayal of Gollum on his cat.The 'Lord of the Rings' actor - who is set to reprise the role of the ring-obsessed creature in fantasy prequel 'The Hobbit' - immerses himself...

30th October 2010

Serkis Relieved The Hobbit Will Remain In New Zealand

LORD OF THE RINGS star ANDY SERKIS is "delighted" THE HOBBIT will be filmed in New Zealand after a unions dispute was resolved - because a move would have been devastating for the country's film...

28th October 2010

Andy Serkis: 'Hollywood Is Changing'

Andy Serkis believes Hollywood's attitude towards performance capture technology is changing. The 46-year-old actor - who is well known for shooting the role of Gollum in 'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy using the technology...

27th October 2010

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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