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Billy Bob Thornton Felt 'Really Good' Making Bad Santa 2

Billy Bob Thornton says it was ''really good'' to reprise his role in 'Bad Santa 2'.The 61-year-old actor stars as Willie - the titular bad Santa - in the recently released sequel to the 2003...

Billy Bob Thornton Thinks 'Bad Santa 2' Is Cathartic

It's been 13 years since Billy Bob Thornton created the indelible character of Willie Soke in Bad Santa. And as he finally reprises the role for Bad Santa 2 this year, Thornton is still bemused...

Billy Bob Thornton's 'Bad Santa 2' Ice Cream Analogy

Billy Bob Thornton returns as the world's worst Santa Claus in 'Bad Santa 2' this week, thirteen years after the release of the original movie. Naturally, old Willie Soke is as crude as he ever...

Billy Bob Thornton Constantly Predicts His Own Failure

The 61-year-old actor has won an Oscar, Golden Globe and many other accolades during his career thanks to his performance, directing and writing skills in films like Sling Blade and TV series Fargo. However, the...

Amber Heard Hit With $10m Lawsuit Over London Fields Film

Amber Heard has had a $10 million lawsuit filed against her by the producers of her film 'London Fields'.The 30-year-old actress - who starred in the crime/thriller drama film as Nicola Six, a promiscuous...

Bad Santa 2'S Original Casting Plan

Robert Duvall was originally cast in 'Bad Santa 2' before Kathy Bates.The 68-year-old actress stars in the sequel to the popular Christmas comedy movie as the mother of the main character, Willie - played by...

Kathy Bates Left Red-faced After Sex Toy Elevator Mishap

The 68-year-old actress was appearing on Late Night with Seth Meyers on Wednesday night (16Nov16) to promote her upcoming film Bad Santa 2, in which she plays the mother of Billy Bob Thornton's outrageous Santa....

Billy Bob Thornton Told Co-star His Wife Was Flirting With Him Before Fight Scene

Cox, who played the sidekick to Thornton's drunk conman in the 2003 comedy, could not bring himself to hit the Oscar winner for a fight scene, and so his co-star had to find...

Billy Bob Thornton Watches My Little Pony

Billy Bob Thornton has a favourite 'My Little Pony' character.The 61-year-old actor has admitted he watches the children's cartoon with his youngest daughter Bella, 12, and says he likes the yellow and pink pony Fluttershy...

Kathy Bates Was Not Prepared For Freezing Bad Santa 2 Shoot

The actors play mother and son in the upcoming Bad Santa sequel, and although Kathy jumped at the chance to get involved in the festive film, she was not prepared for the big...

Billy Bob Thornton Wants To Work With Brad Pitt

Billy Bob Thornton wants to work with Brad Pitt.The 'Fargo' actor has revealed he would like to team up with the 'Fury' star despite the fact they are both exes of Angelina Jolie.He told the...

Billy Bob Thornton: 'I Wrote My First Song At Three'

Billy Bob Thornton wrote his first ever song aged three years old. The 61-year-old singer and actor embarked on a career in the music industry in the 1990s, but has admitted he began writing songs...

Billy Bob Thornton Says Angelina Jolie Is 'Doing Okay' Following Her Marriage Split

Jolie and Pitt reportedly split following an alleged altercation between the actor and his adopted son Maddox, 15, on board a private plane in September (16). Jolie promptly filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable...

Billy Bob Thornton: Angelina Jolie 'Seems Ok' Amidst Divorce

Billy Bob Thornton says Angelina Jolie ''seems OK'' amidst her divorce from Brad Pitt.The 61-year-old actor - who was married to the 'By The Sea' star between 2000 and 2003 - believes his ex-wife is...

Billy Bob Thornton Didn't Feel Good Enough For Angelina Jolie

Billy Bob Thornton ''never felt good enough'' for Angelina Jolie. The 'Bad Santa' star married the 41-year-old actress in 2000, following just a two-month courtship, and he's not surprised their relationship hit the rocks shortly...

Billy Bob Thornton: 'I Never Felt Good Enough For Angelina Jolie'

The actors, who wed in 2000, split in 2003, just after Angelina had adopted her first son, Maddox. The Pushing Tin stars remained friendly after their divorce and Billy Bob has always...

Bloody Angelina Jolie Picture Up For Sale

The Angelina With Blood snap was taken by Martin Schoeller in 2003 for his Close Up series and features the actress with what appears to be blood dripping from her mouth. It was...

Amber Rose Dated Transgender Man

Amber Rose used to date a transgender man. The 33-year-old model - who has three-year-old son Sebastian with her ex-boyfriend Wiz Khalifa - once struck up a relationship with someone who was assigned female at...

Kathy Bates Honoured With Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

The Oscar-winning actress was joined by Shirley MACLaine and Billy Bob Thornton as she had her star unveiled on Tuesday (20Sep16) outside the former Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Bates, who...

Amber Heard's Troubled London Fields Movie Nears Release

The former couple teamed up onscreen last year (15) for London Fields, in which Amber played a femme fatale opposite Billy Bob Thornton as a terminally-ill, struggling writer. The thriller, based on...

Billy Bob Thornton Denies Sleeping With Amber Heard

The domestic violence case between Amber Heard and Johnny Depp is getting messier by the minute, and now they're dragging other people in the midst of their conflict. Depp apparently accused his wife of cheating...

Amber Heard Allegedly Ask For Her Trial To Be Delayed

Amber Heard has allegedly asked for her trial to be delayed. The 30-year-old actress - who accused Johnny Depp of domestic assault after he allegedly threw a phone at her during a row in May...

Dwight Yoakam Cast In Tv Series Opposite Billy Bob Thornton

The star will join Billy Bob and Harold Perrineau in the drama series about a downtrodden lawyer, played by Thornton, who is seeking redemption. Yoakam will play the head of an aerospace company,...

Ewan Mcgregor Joins Fargo Cast

The Big Fish star will pull double duty to portray two brothers, Emmit and Ray Stussy, in season three of the anthology series, which is set in and around Fargo, North Dakota....

Lamb Of God Rocker Writing New Screenplay With Billy Bob Thornton

Blythe is writing the script, which narrator Thornton will read over Rob Fenn's new movie You, Me And A '63. The film chronicles a trip Fenn took around the United States in...

Kathy Bates Joins Bad Santa Sequel

The 67-year-old actress will portray the mother of leading man Billy Bob Thornton's Bad Santa character, Willie. Kathy is joining Tony Cox and Brett Kelly, who are also returning for the ensemble....

Billy Bob Thornton's Bad Santa Sequel Is A Go

The actor has been working on a follow-up to the 2003 movie, in which he stars as a conman who masquerades as a shopping mall Santa, since 2010, but the sequel plans suffered...

Billy Bob Thornton Hospitalised After Car Crash

The 60 year old was a passenger in a vehicle which collided with another car in West Hollywood at around 6.45am local time. Paramedics were called to the scene and the Bad...

Billy Bob Thornton Didn't Like His Bald Look For New Film

The actor didn't realise his ears were so big until he chopped off his locks, and immediately regretted his bold move. "I did it on my own," the actor told U.S. chat...

Billy Bob Thornton Feared Current Marriage Would End In Divorce

The Monster's Ball star has been married a total of six times - his ex-wives have included actresses Angelina Jolie and Cynda Williams - and his previous five marriages didn't end well....

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