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Fearne Cotton Gives Birth To Baby Rex

Fearne Cotton has given birth to a son named Rex.The Radio 1 DJ and her boyfriend Jesse Wood welcomed their first child together this morning (21.02.13) and broke the happy news to their fans via...

Russell Brand: 'Arthur Remake Was A Mistake'

British comedian Russell Brand was devastated by the harsh reaction to his flop film Arthur and concedes the movie was a "mistake".The Forgetting Sarah Marshall star took on the title role in the 2011 remake...

Cross Refuses To Watch Brand's Revamped Arthur

Singer/songwriter Christopher Cross refuses to watch the Arthur remake because he hates the idea of Russell Brand recreating the role made famous by his late pal Dudley Moore.Cross recorded the theme to the 1981 movie...

Fast & Furious 5 Races To Top Of U.k. Box Office

Fast & Furious 5: Rio Heist has raced to the top of the U.K. box office chart, holding off competition from Russell Brand's Arthur remake.The fifth film in the action car franchise, starring Dwayne 'The...

Brand's Concerns Over Alcohol In Arthur

Russell Brand fears his portrayal of a drunk in Arthur isn't as light-hearted as Dudley Moore's original turn - because alcoholism is now viewed as a disease and not a "giggly and frivolous" matter.The British...

Groucho Marx's Son Dead At 89

Legendary funnyman Groucho Marx's author/screenwriter son Arthur has died in Los Angeles. He was 89.A ranked tennis player, Marx passed away of natural causes at his home on Thursday (14Apr11). Among his bestsellers were biographies...

Russell Brand Films At One And Two On U.s. Box Office Chart

Russell Brand is celebrating a double victory on the U.S. box office chart - his family film Hop and comedy remake Arthur dominate the top two spots in the new countdown.The Easter-themed movie, in which...

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British funnyman Russell Brand is dominating the U.S. box office this week (beg04Apr11) - his animated movie Hop is going head-to-head with his latest offering, Arthur.

Brand Not Impressed With Batman's Motor

Russell Brand was left unimpressed by Batman's car after getting behind the wheel for a scene in his new movie comedy Arthur.Brand's super-rich leading man in the remake dons the Batsuit and takes the Batmobile...

Russell Brand Upset By Nolte's Nut Crushing

Russell Brand suffered for his art while remaking classic comedy Arthur - because co-star Nick Nolte kept crushing his genitals in one horse riding scene.Nolte plays the prospective father-in-law of Brand's film persona - and...

Holyfield Taught Helen Mirren How To Punch

Oscar winner Helen Mirren ticked off another career highlight on the set of comedy Arthur - she landed boxing champ Evander Holyfield as a trainer.Holyfield has a cameo in the remake and Mirren decided to...

Christopher Cross Back With First New Material In 12 Years

Singer/songwriter Christopher Cross is staging a comeback on the back of the Arthur remake.Cross sang the iconic theme tune to the original Arthur, which starred Dudley Moore, and now he's set to release his first...

Perry Performs Firework With Oscars Choir

KATY PERRY had her own Oscars moment hours after her husband RUSSELL BRAND made his debut at the Academy Award alongside ARTHUR co-star HELEN MIRREN when she took to the Kodak Theatre stage as part...

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Comedian RUSSELL BRAND took his mother Barbara as his date to Sunday's (27Feb11) Academy Awards, where he will be presenting an Oscar with his ARTHUR co-star HELEN MIRREN. The British actor's wife, singer Katy Perry,...

Ronson Composes Arthur Score

MARK RONSON is branching into movies - the superproducer has composed the score for the upcoming ARTHUR remake.Funnyman Russell Brand, who takes on Dudley Moore's role of Arthur Bach in the revamp, recommended the DJ...

Brand's Arthur Inspired By Elkann

RUSSELL BRAND had an unlikely inspiration for his lead role in the remake of ARTHUR - he studied the lifestyle of millionaire playboy LAPO ELKANN.The British actor steps into funnyman Dudley Moore's shoes for the...

Gerwig Pedals Off With Perry's Bike

Actress GRETA GERWIG has pedalled off with a top-of-the-range bicycle which her ARTHUR co-star RUSSELL BRAND bought as a gift for his new bride KATY PERRY.Brand offered the bike to his actress pal after Perry...

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"He's just the best bad boy in the world, I'm very jealous of Katy, I must say." Veteran actress HELEN MIRREN is fond of KATY PERRY's husband RUSSELL BRAND, her co-star in upcoming comedy ARTHUR.

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"I absolutely adore him. He gave me this safety pin (trinket) for my end-of-film prize because I played his nanny in Arthur, and he said, 'It's only a safety pin but it's diamond encrusted!' He's...

Brand Sniffed Drinks For Arthur

Teetotal RUSSELL BRAND sniffed alcohol on the set of his new movie ARTHUR to help him portray the drunken playboy without touching a drop of booze.The British actor is stepping into the role made famous...

Celebrated Actor & Radio Announcer Gilmore Dies

Celebrated American actor and radio announcer ARTHUR 'ART' GILMORE has died, aged 98.Gilmore a World War II veteran, died of natural causes on 25 September (10) in Irvine, California. He started his lengthy career as...

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"Russell and Katy are a wonderful couple but he's still naughty and certainly hasn't settled down. He ran down the street completely naked while we were filming, at least twice." RUSSELL BRAND hasn't calmed down...

Mirren Lays Into Original Arthur

THE QUEEN star DAME HELEN MIRREN was not amused by the original ARTHUR movie - insisting she didn't find DUDLEY MOORE's legendary role "remotely funny".The Oscar-winner was the surprise choice to play loyal valet Hobson...

Brand Gets His Bathtime Wish With Mirren

RUSSELL BRAND's dreams of a little saucy bathtime fun with his ARTHUR co-star DAME HELEN MIRREN came true on Tuesday (10Aug10) - when he managed to convince THE QUEEN star to wash him down for...

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"What I want to happen is for her to give me a bath... and then when I'm in the bath, it just gets a bit confusing. It starts off with a wash and then there's...

Brand Lands Mirren As Arthur Co-star

DAME HELEN MIRREN is reteaming with British funnyman RUSSELL BRAND for the upcoming remake of 1981 hit comedy ARTHUR.The veteran actress, who has filmed an upcoming adaptation of Shakespeare's The Tempest with Brand, will take...

Brand's Arthur Lands A Director

Moviemaker JASON WINER has signed on to try and turn RUSSEL BRAND into beloved boozy socialite ARTHUR in a remake of the hit 1981 comedy.Dudley Moore played Arthur in the original, which was directed by...

Brand To Revamp Moore's Arthur?

British funnyman RUSSELL BRAND is poised to reprise DUDLEY MOORE's lovable rascal ARTHUR in a remake of the 1981 hit. The actor/comedian is in talks to play the movie's title character, a fun-loving playboy who...

Newman's Brother Pays Tribute To His Superstar Sibling

PAUL NEWMAN's elder brother ARTHUR has paid tribute to the acting icon, describing him as a "loyal and supportive brother" and "the best human being I have ever known". Speaking out four days (29Sep08) after...

Trump Wins Early Boost In Defamation Lawsuit

DONALD TRUMP has been given a boost in his defamation lawsuit against writer TIMOTHY O BRIEN - a New York judge has ordered publisher ARTHUR 'PINCH' SULZBERGER to give a deposition in support of the...

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