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Jared Leto's Guillotine

Jared Leto has a guillotine in his house ''for people who misbehave''. The 'Suicide Squad' actor - who plays The Joker in the upcoming movie - owns a 100,000 square foot former secret Air Force...

Philip Ng Cast As Bruce Lee In Great Fight Film

The film will chronicle a legendary mid-1960s fight between Shaolin Master Wong Jack Man and the young Lee. The Adjustment Bureau filmmaker tells TheWrap.com, "Birth of the Dragon is a rare opportunity...

Robert Downey, Jr. And Bruce Lee Inducted Into California Hall Of Fame

The Iron Mar star and late actor Lee were honoured for helping raise the profile of the state alongside late Peanuts cartoonist Charles M. Schultz, late singer Buck Owens and British artist/photographer David...

Justin Lin Developing Bruce Lee-inspired Tv Series

The filmmaker will direct the pilot episode of Warriors, a TV series about a corrupt fighter seeking vengeance, which martial arts icon Lee was working on before his sudden death in 1973....

Mike Tyson Lands Role In Ip Man Biopic

The Hangover star will play a property developer and brawler in the movie about Bruce Lee's former mentor, Wing Chun aficionado Yip Man. Donnie Yen will reprise his role as Ip and...

Dev Patel's Slumdog Dance Warning

Dev Patel wants to shoot people ''in the face'' when they ask him to do the dance from 'Slumdog Millionaire'. The 24-year-old actor shot to fame in Hollywood after starring in the 2009 film and...

Bruce Lee's Daughter Developing New Biopic

Bruce Lee's daughter has signed on to produce a new biopic about the martial arts movie legend, marking the first project to be made with the family's full involvement.Shannon Lee, under her company Bruce Lee...

Bruce Lee's Daughter Announces New Biopic Is In The Works

A new biopic about the life of martial arts legend Bruce Lee is currently in the works, the late actor’s daughter Shannon Lee has officially announced. The film will be the first to be made...

Michael Jackson Tops High Earning Dead Star List

Michael Jackson has topped a list of highest-earning dead celebrities for the second year in a row.The late 'Thriller' hitmaker - who died of acute Propofol intoxication in June 2009 - brought in an estimated...

Bruce Lee's Jacket Is Star Lot At Auction

A jacket owned by martial arts movie legend Bruce Lee is expected to sell for more than $40,000 (£25,000) at auction later this month (Apr14).The vintage grey cotton coat, which is signed and inscribed by...

Is Radler's New Dead Celebrities Beer Advert Hilarious, Bad-taste...Or Both? [Video]

A new European beer commercial from the Radler brand has caused controversy across the world in countries where the advert's dark sense of humour doesn't sit well. The television commercial shows a bunch of dead...

Bruce Lee's Game Of Death Shoes Included In Star Auction

Rarities including Bruce Lee's shoes from his final movie Game Of Death and a tapestry from Marilyn Monroe's home are to go up for auction next month (Apr14).Other lots in the Hollywood Legends sale include...

Bruce Lee's Yellow Jumpsuit Sells For $100,000

The iconic yellow jumpsuit worn by Bruce Lee in his final film has been sold for $100,000 (£66,667), around three times its original estimate.The martial arts legend wore the costume while making 1973 film Game...

Bruce Lee Game Of Death Jumpsuit To Be Auctioned

Bruce Lee's Game Of Death jumpsuit is set to hit the auction block on Thursday (05Dec13).The yellow suit, which Lee wore in the 1973 film, is expected to fetch up to $38,700 (Gbp25,800) at the...

Michael Jackson Top Earning Dead Celebrity

Michael Jackson has been named the highest-earning dead celebrity of the year.The estate of the late 'Thriller' singer, who died from acute Propofol intoxication in 2009, amassed $160 million in 12 months, as a result...

Chuck Norris Selling His $1.2m 'Walker, Texas Ranger' Ranch Mansion

'Chuck Norris doesn't live in a house, the house lives around him'...or something like that - you know the drill. The actor and martial artist Chuck Norris is apparently "downsizing" the number of properties he...

Bruce Lee Exhibit Opens 40 Years After Star's Death

Bruce Lee's daughter has launched a special exhibition in Hong Kong ahead of the 40th anniversary of the martial arts icon's death.A series of commemorative events are set to take place in the region to...

Actor Jim Kelly Loses His Battle With Cancer Aged 67

Martial Arts actor Jim Kelly died aged 67 on Saturday (29th June 2013). He was best known for his role in Enter The Dragon alongside Bruce Lee and John Saxon. The film, made in 1977,...

Jim Kelly – Actor And Marital Arts Expert – Dies Ages 67

Jim Kelly, who starred alongside Bruce Lee in Enter The Dragon, has sadly passed away aged 67. Kelly started studying martial arts in 1964 in Kentucky and later moved to California. In the 1980s, he...

Jackie Chan Plots Musical About His Life

Jackie Chan is writing a musical based on his life.The legendary martial arts actor has confirmed he is adapting his 1998 autobiography 'I Am Jackie Chan: My Life in Action' into a stage musical, which...

The Crow Remake 'Mostly' Same As Original

'The Crow' remake is ''mostly the same'' as the original.'Fast & Furious 6' actor Luke Evans - who is set to play dark avenger Eric Draven in Relativity Media's remake of the 1994 cult classic...

Luke Evans Lands Lead In The Crow

Luke Evans has landed the lead role in 'The Crow'.The 'Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey' actor is set to star in F. Javier Gutierrez's Relativity Media remake of the original 1994 Alex Proyas-directed thriller film, Deadline...

Sir Ben Kingsley And Nicole Scherzinger Honoured At Asian Awards

Sir Ben Kingsley, Nicole Scherzinger and late martial arts legend Bruce Lee were honoured at the third annual Asian Awards in London on Tuesday (16Apr13).The Ghandi star, born Krishna Pandit Bhanji to a Gujarati father...

Nixon & Ali Screenwriters Hired To Script Bruce Lee Film

The screenwriters behind movie hits Nixon and Ali have been handed the task of adapting the story of martial arts legend Bruce Lee's most famous fight for the big screen.Christopher Wilkinson and Stephen Rivele have...

Weinsteins Nab Rights To Distribute Berlin Opener

On the same day that it opened the Berlin Film Festival, Wong Kar Wai's The Grandmaster was acquired by The Weinstein Company for distribution in the U.S., Australia and New Zealand. The martial arts drama,...

Terry Crews 'Ecstatic' To Act Alongside Arnold

Terry Crews was ''ecstatic'' to act alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger. The 44-year-old actor and former NFL player was delighted to star alongside the Hollywood legend in 'The Expendables 2' after he missed out when the pair...

Andrew Garfield Inspired By Bruce Lee

Andrew Garfield's body inspiration for 'The Amazing Spider-Man' was Bruce Lee.The actor delighted producers with his transformation from a ''nerdy, skinny young kid'' into a muscle-bound action star for his role as the titular character...

Jackie Chan Retiring From Action Movies

Jackie Chan is retiring from action movies.The 58-year-old actor has confirmed that his latest film, 'Chinese Zodiac', will be his last as an action star as he thinks the world is becoming ''too violent''.Speaking at...

Bruce Lee Coat Sold At Auction

The fur-lined coat Bruce Lee wore in his final movie has sold for $77,000 (£47,000) at an auction in Hong Kong.The martial arts legend donned the jacket in 1973 during the shoot for Game of...

Bruce Lee Museum Plans Halted In Hong Kong

Plans to build a museum dedicated to martial arts legend Bruce Lee in Hong Kong have been postponed after stalled negotiations.Hong Kong tycoon and billionaire philanthropist Yu Panglin, who currently owns Lee's former two-storey home...

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