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American Psycho author Bret Easton Ellis has been selected to serve as the international jury president at Belgium's Film Fest Gent. The writer, who also penned the script for Lindsay Lohan film flop The Canyons,...

Rob Zombie And Bret Easton Ellis Team Up For Charles Manson Project

Rocker/filmmaker Rob Zombie has teamed up with screenwriter Bret Easton Ellis to develop a Tv show about cult leader Charles Manson.The American Psycho writer will pen the script for the mini-series, which Zombie will direct....

Kanye West Announces Yeezus Tour Movie

Kanye West has announced a movie based on his 'Yeezus' world tour.The 36-year-old rapper has teased the concert film, which will be directed by frequent collaborator Hype Williams, with a 30-second teaser trailer on his...

Kanye West Writing Film Featuring Kim Kardashian

Kanye West is writing a movie role for Kim Kardashian.The 'Stronger' rapper is teaming up with 'American Psycho' author Bret Easton Ellis to write a film based upon his latest album 'Yeezus' and sources say...

Kanye West Jumps Back Into The Spotlight With 'Late Night' Medley

Kicking things up a notch since Monday, on Tuesday Late Night with Seth Meyers included a memorable appearance by Kanye West. Yeezy performed a career-spanning medley, including his most iconic songs – Jesus Walks, Touch...

Bret Easton Ellis: His 10 Most Controversial Moments (Not Including The Kanye Movie)

Kanye West might be famous for some of his more controversial outbursts but the rapper has got nothing on his future collaborator Brett Easton Ellis. With the American Psycho author confirming he’ll be writing a...

What Could A Bret Easton Ellis, Kanye West Movie Possibly Be About?

Bret Easton Ellis, the controversial author behind American Psycho and the recent movie The Canyons starring Lindsay Lohan has revealed he's written a script for rapper Kanye West. The pair first met last year after...

Kanye West Developing Yeezus Film With Bret Easton Ellis

Rapper Kanye West has teamed up with American Psycho author Bret Easton Ellis to develop a film inspired by his Yeezus album.The Stronger hitmaker has tapped Ellis to write the screenplay for the new movie...

Kanye West Slams Fashion Retailer Zappos

Kanye West has slammed the CEO of Zappos.The rapper-turned-designer has taken another pop at the fashion community, this time launching into an angry tirade about Tony Hsieh, the head of major online retailer Zappos, who...

Bret Easton Ellis Lashes Out At "Overrated" Nobel Prize Literature Winner Alice Munro

Author Bret Easton Ellis has voiced his distaste for this year's winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Alice Munro, who most recently penned Dear Life; a collection of short stories. Taking to Twitter, the...

'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Producer Dana Brunetti Defends Casting

The 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' producer defended the films casting after backlash from readers.Dana Brunetti hit back at fans who protested his decision to hire Charlie Hunnam and Dakota Johnson for the lead roles in...

Robert Pattinson Was Close To Fifty Shades Of Grey Role?

Robert Pattinson was E.L. James' choice for 'Fifty Shades of Grey', according to Bret Easton Ellis.He has claimed the author behind the erotic novel wanted the former 'Twilight Saga' star to play the lead in...

Does 'The Canyons' Live Up To Its Trailer's Glamour & Hype? A Reviews Summary [Trailer]

The trailer for The Canyons was released at least eight months before the movie release, giving us a tantalising glimpse of the swirling cinematography, melancholic Hollywood glamour and synthy Drive-esque soundtrack of the erotic thriller....

How Crowdfunding, American Apparel Made Lindsay Lohan's 'The Canyons'

The Canyons, Paul Schrader's newly released erotic thriller funded partly by a Kickstarter campaign has been released. During May and June the film raised $159,015, far surpassing its goal of $100,000 in funding. The budget...

Bret Easton Ellis: 'Lindsay Lohan Was Fired From The Canyons'

Lindsay Lohan was fired from her latest movie The Canyons on the first day of rehearsals, according to the film's screenwriter Bret Easton Ellis.The erotic thriller was finally premiered in New York City this week...

Why Lindsay Lohan's 'The Canyons' Is A Complete Success

No, it's not the fact that The Canyons received one good review this week.We felt good that Lindsay Lohan got some props from Variety, though Paul Schrader's movie can be dubbed a complete success for...

Lindsay Lohan Compared To Marlon Brando. She Is Really, Really Happy.

Lindsay Lohan has received a semi-positive review for her new movie The Canyons, written by American Psycho novelist Bret Easton Ellis. Essentially, the movie has been slaughtered by critics though one man - Scott Foundas...

Kanye West's American Pyscho Tribute Written By Bret Easton Ellis

Kanye West enlisted American Pyscho author Bret Easton Ellis to script the tribute video he released to promote his latest album.West shot the American Pyscho-themed footage with reality Tv star Scott Disick, who is dating...

Lindsay Lohan Takes Centre Stage In 'The Canyons' Trailer

Lindsay Lohan strips off in the trailer for her raunchy new film 'The Canyons'.The 27-year-old actress is seen lounging around in her bra and knickers in the official promo for Paul Schrader's erotic noir thriller,...

The Canyons To Screen At Venice

Lindsay Lohan's comeback movie 'The Canyons' will be screen at the Venice Film Festival.The erotic thriller will stage an international premiere at the spectacle - which runs from August 28 to September 7 - after...

Bret Easton Ellis: 'I Was Banned From Glaad Media Awards'

Writer Bret Easton Ellis was upset to learn he was banned from the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (Glaad) Media Awards on Saturday (20Apr13) after causing uproar with a series of controversial tweets.The American...

Lindsay Lohan Talks Rehab With David Letterman (Video, Photos)

Lindsay Lohan stopped by The Late Show with David Letterman on Tuesday night (April 9 2013) and attention quickly turned to her court-ordered trip to rehab, which The Canyons actress described as a "blessing." Letterman...

The Canyons Screenwriter Reveals Lindsay Lohan's Drunken Antics

We never thought The Canyons shoot was going to be an easy ride for anyone, and as it turns out, it wasn't. It really wasn't. Bringing together controversial novelist Bret Easton Ellis, porn star James...

Lindsay Lohan: 'Porn Actors' And Her 'Demented Smile' In The Canyons

The Canyons is going to be a weird one. Definitely. Having been written by the latter half of the 20th century's most controversial writer, Bret Easton Ellis (American Psycho), and starring Lindsay Lohan alongside pornstar...

Bret Easton Ellis Writes Apology Letter To Kathryn Bigelow

American Psycho author Bret Easton Ellis has written an open letter to director Kathryn Bigelow to apologise for making scathing remarks about her on Twitter.com.The novelist/screenwriter incurred the wrath of followers on the social networking...

Bret Easton Ellis Picks On Kathryn Bigelow, Calls Her 'Overrated'

Bret Easton Ellis, since forging a reputation as an excellent author, has soured that perception somewhat by launching into some rather unsavoury twitter rants that reek of bitterness. His latest target is Kathryn Bigelow, the...

Bret Easton Ellis: Katherine Bigelow Is Overrated

Bret Easton Ellis has slammed 'Zero Dark Thirty' director Katherine Bigelow.The opinionated writer claims Oscar-winning filmmaker Katherine - who made history in 2010 by becoming the first female to win Best Director for 'The Hurt...

Bitter Bret Easton Ellis, Are Kathryn Bigelow's Movies "Ok Junk"?

Having not released any decent literature for nigh on a decade (Lunar Park was average and The Canyons, a screenplay, is yet to see the light of day), Bret Easton Ellis has descended into pits...

Gender Wars – Bret Easton Ellis’ Sexist Twitter Rant About Kathryn Bigelow

Bret Easton Ellis has gotten himself into yet another spot of bother on Twitter. Not content with upsetting Matt Bomer recently, now Ellis has targeted his vitriol at the Oscar-winning movie director Kathryn Bigelow. It’s...

Lindsay Lohan Vs. Her Father: Is A Conservatorship Really Necessary?

Lindsay Lohan's October is just going from bad to worse as her father attempts to stage an intervention, attempting to have her put in the control of a conservatorship.A conservatorship is a legal term for...

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