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Griffith Worked As Stable Hand On Husband's Movie

Hollywood actress MELANIE GRIFFITH accepted a mere $25 (GBP14) per day job as a stable hand on the set of her husband ANTONIO BANDERAS' new action movie, so they could be close to one another....

Griffith Denies Getting Lost In Toronto

MELANIE GRIFFITH has slammed reports her hotel in Toronto, Canada had to send a car to collect her after she got lost during a shopping trip. Canadian newspaper the National Post claimed the WORKING...

Composer Upset With Santana's Version Of Movie Hit

OSCAR-winning composer JORGE DREXLER has slammed CARLOS SANTANA for the way the guitar great arranged his MOTORCYCLE DIARIES tune for the ACADEMY AWARDS. The Uruguayan singer/songwriter was upset when Academy Awards bosses opted not...

J.lo Too Demanding For Low Budget Movie

JENNIFER LOPEZ is so unhappy with her accommodation and on set trailer while filming BORDERTOWN, she has demanded a luxury motor home and a private villa. The MAID IN MANHATTAN beauty is starring in...

Banderas' Road Rage Confession

Screen hunk ANTONIO BANDERAS lives up to the fiery Spanish stereotype when he's driving - because he's a self-confessed victim of road rage. The ONCE UPON A TIME IN MEXICO star admits he has...

Banderas To Play Dali

Movie actor ANTONIO BANDERAS has signed up to play legendary artist SALVADOR DALI in a new movie about the Spaniard's life. Clean-shaven Banderas will not be required to grow facial hair to mimic...

Banderas Left Wife After She Joined Religious 'Sect'

Spanish movie hunk ANTONIO BANDERAS left his first wife ANA LEZA after she joined a devout religious group. The SHREK 2 star's second wife, actress MELANIE GRIFFITH, is often accused of breaking up the...

Baldwin And Basinger Messed Up Banderas Proposal

Former couple ALEC BALDWIN and KIM BASINGER messed up ANTONIO BANDERAS' romantic proposal to MELANIE GRIFFITH by interrupting their moonlit beach stroll. The Spanish star had planned the proposal perfectly, but hadn't counted on...

Shrek Goes On And On

Movie bosses at DREAMWORKS have hired TIM SULLIVAN to pen a script for a fourth SHREK film, even though a third installment of the animated hit has yet to start filming. The Shrek regulars,...

Bernal Skipped Oscars In Banderas Performance Protest

Mexican actor GAEL GARCIA BERNAL refused to attend Sunday's (27FEB05) ACADEMY AWARDS - because ANTONIO BANDERAS replaced singer JORGE DREXLER to perform at the ceremony. The MOTORCYCLE DIARIES star was horrified when he learned...

Griffith's Mystery Ankle Injury

MELANIE GRIFFITH arrived at Sunday's (27FEB05) ACADEMY AWARDS ceremony with her left ankle in plaster and reportedly joked she suffered the injury during a passionate sex session. But husband ANTONIO BANDERAS, who supported the...

Oscar Song Nominee Upset Over Ceremony Snub

OSCAR nominee JORGE DREXLER is upset with ACADEMY AWARDS boss GIL CATES for keeping him out of the big show. The Uruguayan songwriter penned nominated Best Song AL OTRO LADO DEL RIO for THE...

Banderas And Santana Team Up For The Oscars

Spanish screen hunk ANTONIO BANDERAS is set to team up with CARLOS SANTANA for a special performance at the upcoming 77th ACADEMY AWARDS. The pair will share the stage to perform the OSCAR-nominated song...

Banderas: 'Zorro Has Matured'

ANTONIO BANDERAS relished taking on a more adult role in THE LEGEND OF ZORRO because he felt the original movie was too childlike. The ONCE UPON A TIME IN MEXICO star took more pleasure...

Banderas Goes Strictly Ballroom For New Movie Role

ANTONIO BANDERAS will be strapping on his dance shoes for his latest movie after signing up to play a ballroom dancing star in TAKE THE LEAD. In the film, the Spaniard's character attempts to...

Banderas And Griffith See Dakota Application Turned Down

Married couple ANTONIO BANDERAS and MELANIE GRIFFITH have had an application to move into New York's notorious Dakota building turned down - because residents don't want another JOHN LENNON "incident". Ex-BEATLE Lennon lived in...

Yorke Joins Charity Campaign

RADIOHEAD frontman THOM YORKE has posed for a new charity photoshoot to raise awareness of the MAKE TRADE FAIR campaign. The singer joins ANTONIO BANDERAS, CHRIS MARTIN, JAMELIA and REM frontman MICHAEL STIPE for...

Banderas And Parker Join The Cancer Cause For St Jude's

ANTONIO BANDERAS and SARAH JESSICA PARKER have signed up to star in new American TV ads featuring brave young cancer sufferers. The couple are among the stars taking part in commercials for St Jude's...

Griffith Takes Low-paying Job To Be Near Banderas

Actress MELANIE GRIFFITH is currently earning a measly $200 (GBP110) a week as a horse wrangler - just so she can be near her husband ANTONIO BANDERAS as he shoots his latest movie. The...

Zeta-jones In Kidnap Horror

Hollywood beauty CATHERINE ZETA-JONES is recovering from an attempt by Mexican bandits to kidnap her. The OSCAR-winning star, 34, had her limousine ambushed by gunmen as she was retuning from the film set of...

Banderas And Griffith 'Most Devoted' Couple

ANTONIO BANDERAS and MELANIE GRIFFITH's successful romance has earned them the title of the most devoted couple in Hollywood. The screen stars have been married since 1996. And, although they hit a rough patch...

Banderas To Direct Second Movie

Hunky actor ANTONIO BANDERAS is set to direct his second movie, after acquiring film rights for Spanish novel EL CAMINO DE LOS INGLESES (THE ROAD OF THE ENGLISH). The project is a coming-of-age story...

Banderas Honoured In Spain

Spanish movie heart-throb ANTONIO BANDERAS returned to his native Malaga on Friday (09JUL04) to pick up an honour from the country's CINEMA ACADEMY. The SHREK 2 star, 43, was awarded the Gold Medal, which...

Banderas Is Curry Crazy

Spanish movie heart-throb ANTONIO BANDERAS is so fond of curry - he ordered the Asian dish to be waiting for him upon arrival at a London airport. The ZORRO star landed at the British...

Banderas Glad To Work Away From Myers

SHREK 2 star ANTONIO BANDERAS is delighted he recorded his voice-over on his own, away from co-stars MIKE MYERS and EDDIE MURPHY - because it would have been too "intimidating" for him. The Spanish...

Banderas Hires Shoe Designer For Griffith

Hollywood star ANTONIO BANDERAS has given wife MELANIE GRIFFITH the ultimate gift for a woman who adores shoes - her very own odour-free footwear. The SHREK 2 actor has commissioned A-list shoe designer MANOLO...

Banderas Slates Political Jibes

Spanish hunk ANTONIO BANDERAS is determined to educate his Spanish compatriots who lump all Americans together and believe he supports American president GEORGE W BUSH due to his choice of residence. The SHREK...

Banderas: Ageing Is Beautiful

Movie hunk ANTONIO BANDERAS has some good news for wife MELANIE GRIFFITHS - he thinks the ageing process is a "beautiful" thing. The MASK OF ZORRO star has been happily married to 46-year-old Griffith...

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