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David Beckham To Skip Royal Engagement

David Beckham has to skip a glamorous Hollywood event with Britain's Duke & Duchess Of Cambridge because he has an important soccer game the following day.The sportsman, who lives in Los Angeles, was invited to...

Happy Birthday, Geoffrey Rush!

Australian actor Geoffrey Rush is set for a special day on Wednesday (06Jul11) - he turns 60.An accomplished stage and screen star, Rush boasts more than 40 films to his name, as well as a...

Riley & Temple On Royal Guestlist For Bafta Party

Up-and-coming British actors Talulah Riley, Juno Temple and Harry Lloyd are among the guests who have been invited to party with Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess Of Cambridge when they arrive in Los...

Actress Anna Massey Dies

British actress Anna Massey has died at the age of 73.She passed away on Sunday (03Jul11) after a battle with cancer. Her agent says in a statement, "She will be remembered as a loving wife...

Prince William And Catherine To Canoe In Canada

Britain's Prince William and new wife Duchess Catherine will go canoeing when in Canada. The royal couple are making their first official overseas visit to the country - where William's grandmother Queen Elizabeth is the...

Prince William To Meet Hollywood Elite

Prince William and Duchess Catherine are to meet "Hollywood's elite" during their upcoming visit to the US.The royal couple - who married at London's Westminster Abbey on April 29 - will walk the red carpet...

Moss' Hairdresser Pal Apologises For Racist Outburst

British celebrity hairdresser James Brown has apologised to a Tv personality and businessman after hurling racist remarks during a drunken tirade at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Tv Awards earlier this...

Sherlock Sweeps The Board At The Welsh Baftas

British show Sherlock has followed up its success at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) TV Awards earlier this month (May11) by sweeping the board at the Welsh version of the prizegiving.The...

Benedict Cumberbatch Joins Hobbit Cast

British actor Benedict Cumberbatch is set to reteam with his Sherlock co-star Martin Freeman after landing a role in upcoming Lord Of The Rings prequel The Hobbit.Freeman, who will star as Bilbo Baggins in the...

Freeman Wins Bafta Tv Award

British actor Martin Freeman was all smiles on Sunday (22May11) after winning a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) TV Award.The Love Actually star was named Best Supporting Actor for his role as...

Hailee Steinfeld Becomes Face Of Miu Miu

Hailee Steinfeld has been named as the new face of Miu Miu. The 14-year-old 'True Grit' star will front the Italian fashion house's autumn/winter campaign after being introduced to executives from the brand at the...

Natalie Portman Quitting Acting To Start Family?

Natalie Portman, the 29-year-old Academy Award winner, has suggested that she may quit acting to focus on her family. Natalie Portman, who is currently starring in the box-office hit 'Thor', is expecting her first child...

Jim Broadbent & Smith Battling It Out For Top Tv Bafta

Harry Potter star Jim Broadbent and Doctor Who actor Matt Smith are among the stars who will fight it out for the top honour at the upcoming British Academy (Bafta) Television Awards.Broadbent has been tipped...

Hudson Reunited With Bafta Award

Jennifer Hudson has been reunited with her long lost Bafta award, five years after the trophy went missing in the post.The singer/actress won the Best Supporting Actress prize at the British Academy of Film and...

Johnny Marr Leaves The Cribs

Johnny Marr has left The Cribs.The guitar legend - most famous as a member of The Smiths - has left the group ahead of this summer's live shows so he can concentrate on his solo...

Colin Firth Makes Surprise Appearance At Empire Awards

Colin Firth made a surprise appearance at the Jameson Empire Film Awards in London today (27.03.11). The 'King's Speech' star - who won Best Actor at this year's Oscars as well as a host of...

Sir Christopher Lee Lends Voice To Animated Tim Burton Tribute

Horror legend Sir Christopher Lee has narrated a special animated film tribute to his moviemaker pal Tim Burton.The Lord of the Rings star is the star of writer/filmmaker Brian Joseph Ochab's stop-motion picture Tim, which...

Anne Hathaway To Play Good Catwoman?

Anne Hathaway will play a good Catwoman in the forthcoming Batman movie 'The Dark Knight Rises'. Plot details surrounding the Christopher Nolan-directed film have been leaked online, confirming Batman - played by Christian Bale -...

Hardy Snubbed Baftas For Holiday

TOM HARDY has finally received his British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) trophy, after snubbing the ceremony earlier this month (Feb11) to go on holiday.The Inception actor landed the Rising Star Award ahead...

The King's Speech Big Winner At U.k.'S Bafta Awards

The King's Speech dominated Sunday night's BAFTA awards, Britain's equivalent of the Oscars. The film, which also is touted as a probable big winner at the Oscars in two weeks, received seven awards, including best...

The King's Speech Dominates Bafta Awards

'The King's Speech' has swept the board at this year's Orange BAFTA Awards, winning seven prizes. Colin Firth was named Best Actor for his portrayal of stuttering British King George VI, while the Tom Hooper-directed...

Fascinating Bafta Fact:

Actress ROSAMUND PIKE was left red-faced while presenting the BAFTA for Best Screenplay after the autocue froze - she almost read out the winner before the nominees were listed. Host Jonathon Ross had to rush...

The King's Speech Continues Stellar Success At Bafta Awards

THE KING'S SPEECH continued its reign over the movie industry's awards season by taking home seven trophies at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards (BAFTAs) on Sunday (13Feb11).The critically-acclaimed film won its...

Bonham Carter Takes Early Bafta For The King's Speech

HELENA BONHAM CARTER was one of the early winners at Sunday's (13Feb11) British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards (BAFTAs), walking away with the Best Supporting Actress title for her performance in THE KING'S...

Lee Emotional Over Bafta Honour

SIR CHRISTOPHER LEE will have tissues on hand when he receives a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Academy Fellowship on Sunday (13Feb11), insisting there will be "tears on the night".The Hammer Horror...

Lee To Receive Bafta Fellowship

SIR CHRISTOPHER LEE will be presented with a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Academy Fellowship at the annual prizegiving later this month (Feb11).The Hammer Horror and Lord of the Rings legend will...

Christopher Lee Awarded Bafta Fellowship

Sir Christopher Lee will receive an Academy Fellowship at this year's Orange BAFTA Awards.The 'Dracula' star joins Alfred Hitchcock, Steven Spielberg and Charlie Chaplin on the list of fellows – awarded for recognition of outstanding...

Duncan Jones Inspired By Childhood Labyrinth Experience

Duncan Jones was inspired to become a filmmaker after playing on the set of his dad David Bowie's movie 'Labyrinth'.The 39-year-old director admits he was fascinated by the elaborate staging for the 1986 children's fantasy...

Prize For Potter At 2011 Baftas

The cast and crew behind the HARRY POTTER franchise are to be honoured with a special award at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) prizegiving.Potter author J.K. Rowling and producer David Heyman...

Harry Potter Movies To Receive Bafta

The 'Harry Potter' film franchise will receive the award for Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema at this year's BAFTAs.JK Rowling - who wrote the books the movies are based on - and producer David Heyman...

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