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Jon Favreau Finds Mowgli For Jungle Book

Jon Favreau's 'Jungle Book' has found its Mowgli.The 47-year-old actor-director has chosen 10-year-old Neel Sethi to take on the role of Mowgli in his upcoming live-action and animation reboot of the Disney classic. In a...

Sir Ben Kingsley To Play Top Adviser To Tutankhamun In New Miniseries

Sir Ben Kingsley is going back in time to star in a new Tv miniseries about Ancient Egyptian pharaoh King Tutankhamun.The Oscar-winning Gandhi star will play grand vizier Ay in the six-part Tut series, which...

Ridley Scott: Exodus 'Biggest' Film I've Ever Made

Ridley Scott says 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' is the ''biggest'' movie he's ever made.The 'Prometheus' director is currently in post-production for the upcoming drama about Moses' hand in leading the Israelite slaves out of Egypt...

See Heavily Eye-linered Christian Bale As Moses In Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods And Kings' [Trailer & Pictures]

Director Ridley Scott has dealt with some epic stories whether it's the might of the Roman Empire and the obsession with gladiators, slavering murderous aliens in space or legends of British folklore. But now the...

Disney Planning Live Action Dumbo Movie

Disney is planning to release a live action 'Dumbo' movie.The company has started work on a new version of the touching animated film about a baby circus elephant who learns how to fly with his...

Ben Kingsley Is The Wise And Caring Bagheera In Jon Favreau's 'Jungle Book'

Ben Kingsley has joined the cast of Jon Favreau’s live-action adaptation of the classic Rudyard Kipling novel, The Jungle Book, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.Ben Kingsley at The Prince's Trust & Samsung Celebrate Success AwardsKingsley...

Ben Kingsley To Voice The Jungle Book's Bagheera

Sir Ben Kingsley will voice Bagheera in 'The Jungle Book'.The actor is set to join the cast of Disney's new live-action version of their classic 1967 animation, playing the wise black panther who watches over...

Hidden Below The Streets Are The 'Boxtrolls' [Trailer + Pictures]

The trailer for the latest film to come from Laika, Phil Knight's Hillsboro animation studio, has hit the web. ‘Boxtrolls’ tells the story of a group of goblins that live underground, feeding off grubs and...

British Stars Recreate Oscars 'Selfie'

Sir Ben Kingsley, Jeremy Irons and Dominic West were among the British stars who helped recreate ELLEN DEGENERES' Oscars 'selfie' photograph at an awards show in London on Wednesday night (12Mar14).The Academy Awards host attempted...

Joan Collins Recreates Oscars Selfie

Joan Collins has recreated Ellen DeGeneres' Oscars 'selfie'. The 80-year-old actress gathered a group of British celebrities, including Sir Ben Kingsley and Jeremy Irons, together at the Prince's Trust and Samsung Celebrate Success Awards in...

Ben Kingsley Joins Cast Of James Dean Film

Sir Ben Kingsley has joined Robert Pattinson and Dane Dehaan in photographer-turned-filmmaker Anton Corbijn's much-anticipated James Dean movie.Corbijn has begun principal photography on Life, and he has added a heavyweight to his cast. The...

Sir Ben Kingsley Cast In A Night At The Museum 3

Sir Ben Kingsley has been cast in 'A Night at the Museum 3'.The 68-year-old actor is in talks to portray the Egyptian pharaoh who is on display in the British museum - which is located...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Lands 3m Ad Deal

Arnold Schwarzenegger will earn $3 million to star in an advertisement.The 'Terminator' actor has agreed to star in a humorous Super Bowl commercial for Bud Light and will pick up the huge pay cheque for...

A Week In Movies: Wonder Woman Is Coming, Walker's Hours Hits American Cinemas, And A Glimpse Of The Next Spider-man

The big story this week is that Wonder Woman will make her long-awaited big-screen debut in the upcoming Batman vs Superman movie starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill. Israeli actress Gal Gadot has nabbed the...

Sacha Baron Cohen's Hilarious Stunt Steals The Show At Bafta-la Britannia Awards

Sacha Baron Cohen not only left the Beverly Hilton with the highest honour awarded for comedy by the BAFTA-LA ‘s annual Britannia Awards, but also left with the audience either still in shock or holding...

'Ender's Game' Is A Worthy Adaptation - Boycott The Book, Scott-card Isn't Getting Paid

Ender’s Game was a risky project from the outset. Not only is Orsen Scott-Card’s novel one of the most revered sci-fi works of all time, but the author’s forthright and controversial views on homosexuality have...

'Ender's Game', Released In Us Today, Receives Mixed Reviews

Ender's Game, due to be released in the US today (1st November), has received a series of mediocre reviews from critics.Ender's Game is released in US cinemas today.The film, based on Scott Orson's book of...

Is 'Ender's' Game Worth Your Money This Weekend? Let's Ask The Critics

Tomorrow’s a big day: The iPad Air is out, Halloween is done for another year, and Harrison Ford stars in the cinematic remake of Orsen Scott Card’s sci-fi epic, Ender’s Game.Harrison Ford in Ender's Game,...

Ben Kingsley Warns Schools To Promote William Shakespeare

Hollywood actor Sir Ben Kingsley is worried students are no longer interested in the works of William Shakespeare because they do not get the chance to see his plays performed.The Gandhi star insists more needs...

Harrison Ford And Ben Kingsley Make Surprise School Visit

Harrison Ford, Sir Ben Kingsley and Hailee Steinfeld shocked students at a London school by making a surprise visit to discuss life in Hollywood.The actors are supporting the work of charity FilmClub, which aims to...

Film Legends Harrison Ford And Ben Kingsley Visit London School To Promote Learning Via Movies

As part of an initiative to encourage kids to both engage with and learn from cinema, Harrison Ford and Sir Ben Kingsley visited a London academy in West London.Ben Kingsley in Ender's GameThe kids that...

Sigourney Weaver To Join Ridley Scott's Exodus

Sigourney Weaver is to reunite with Ridley Scott for biblical epic 'Exodus'.The Oscar-nominated actress will once again team up with the iconic filmmaker who launched her career with a lead role in 1979 sci-fi classic...

Harrison Ford Narrates 'Ender's Game' Final Trailer [Trailer]

The final trailer for Ender's Game has been released. Set in the future years after an alien-human war, the movie follows Ender Wiggin, a talent young boy who is sent to a military space academy...

Sir Ben Kingsley & Kathryn Bigelow To Receive Bafta/la Honours

Oscar winners Sir Ben Kingsley and Kathryn Bigelow are to be honoured at Bafta's annual Britannia Awards in Los Angeles in November (13).The Zero Dark Thirty director and Gandhi star will be the guests of...

Stars Condemn Turkish Leader In Open Letter

Stars including Susan Sarandon, Sean Penn and Sir Ben Kingsley have joined forces to condemn the prime minister of Turkey over the treatment of protesters during demonstrations in the country.Unrest swept across the nation in...

'Ender's Game' Boycott Due To Author's Homphobic Comments

Orson Scott Card's Ender's Game is to be adapted into a film, due out later this year. In a Huffington Post blog, Jamie McGonnigal, pointed out how the author of Ender' Game Orson Scott Card...

Liam Hemsworth To Star In Cut Bank

Liam Hemsworth has landed the lead role in 'Cut Bank'.The actor will star as 25-year-old mechanic-turned-athlete Dwayne McLaren, alongside the likes of John Malkovich, Sir Ben Kingsley, Michael Sheen and Teresa Palmer in the upcoming...

Harrison Ford Fights Devastating Alien Race In Ender's Game [Trailer]

Harrison Ford and Asa Butterfield come up against a terrifying alien race known as the Formics in new movie Ender's Game, from director Gavin Hood (X-Men Origins: Wolverine). A new trailer for the sci-fi move...

Ender's Game Trailer Gets Online Release (Video)

The upcoming sci-fi action release Ender's Game is a post-apocalyptic vision of a future Earth ravaged by alien warfare and a gifted child who is able to forewarn the remaining humans of an impending re-invasion,...

Gwyneth Paltrow Is Most Beautiful Woman – Beyonce Isn’T Even On The List!

Not only did Gwynteth Paltrow beat Beyoncé this year for People Magazine’s Most Beautiful woman, but last year’s winner wasn’t even on the list! Anyway, according to Paltrow, it’s not even true.Check out Paltrow in...

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