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Chris Rock To Reboot Saw Franchise

Chris Rock is rebooting the 'Saw' franchise. The 54-year-old comedian-and-actor will partner with Lionsgate to create ''a really intense and twisted'' re-imagining of the $1bn horror franchise, which consists of eight feature films and was...

Bobby Brown Slams Chris Rock

Bobby Brown has slammed Chris Rock for making a joke about his late ex-wife Whitney Houston.The 'Two Can Play That Game' hitmaker was unimpressed when the 54-year-old comedian shared a meme on Instagram at the...

Woody Harrelson Goes On A 'Friendship Tour' Every Year

Woody Harrelson goes on a ''friendship tour'' with Bono, Matthew McConaughey and Chris Rock every year.The 57-year-old actor has opened up about his annual trip he takes with his A-List friends after he posted an...

Jada Pinkett Smith: I'd Be A Horrific Oscars Host

Jada Pinkett Smith thinks she'd be a ''horrific'' Oscars host.The Academy Awards are still searching for a host for next month's glitzy award ceremony after Kevin Hart stepped down from the role when previous homophobic...

Oscars To Go Ahead With No Main Host?

The Academy Awards look set to take place without a main host for the first time in three decades. Kevin Hart stepped down from presenting next month's ceremony after some of his past controversial tweets...

Chris Rock Doesn't Want Oscars Job

Chris Rock has ruled himself out of hosting the Oscars again.The 53-year-old comic - who previously fronted the Academy Awards in 2005 and 2016 - insisted he has no desire to step in and anchor...

Jerry Seinfeld Tops Highest Earning Comedians List, Again

Jerry Seinfeld has once again been named the highest-paid comedian of the year, topping Forbes’ 2018 list of the highest-earning figures in comedy with an income of $57.5 million.Despite his iconic sitcom ending nearly 20...

Jerry Seinfeld Is Forbes' Highest-paid Comedian Again

Jerry Seinfeld continues his reign as Forbes' World's Highest-Paid Comedian.The 64-year-old entertainer shot to the top of the prestigious list after he earned a whopping $57.5 millions in 12 months, that can be attributed to...

Diddy Hosts Brunch To Honour Kim Porter

Sean 'Diddy' Combs remembered Kim Porter with a brunch at his Beverly Hills home on Sunday (18.11.18).The hip hop superstar dated ex Kim - who tragically passed away last week - on and off...

Chris Rock Set To Direct Kevin Hart In New Comedy

Chris Rock is set to direct new comedy movie 'Co-Parenting' starring Kevin Hart.The 53-year-old star is in negotiations with Universal Pictures to helm the project which is based on idea conceived by Rock and Hart,...

Louis C.k Makes Low-key Return To Comedy

Louis C.K. has made a low-key return to comedy after admitting he'd committed several acts of sexual misconduct towards women.Last year, the 50-year-old comedian was subject to a New York Times expose that claimed he...

Chris Rock Rejected By Rihanna

Chris Rock was rejected by Rihanna after he tried to chat her up.The 53-year-old stand-up comedian revealed that he tried to chat up the 29-year-old singer at a party after his 2016 divorce from his...

Chris Rock Opens Up About Porn Addiction

Chris Rock says he's overcome a porn addiction.The 53-year-old comedian has opened up about his addiction to X-rated material in his first stand-up special in nearly a decade on new show 'Tamborine', admitting that he...

Richard Donner Rules Out Lethal Weapon 5

Richard Donner doesn't think 'Lethal Weapon 5' will happen. The 87-year-old film legend - who directed the original 'Lethal Weapon' in 1987 and its sequels - has been teasing the follow-up for a while now...

Lethal Weapon 5 'In The Works'

'Lethal Weapon 5' looks to be on the cards. Mel Gibson, Danny Glover and Richard Donner are all said to be considering the possibility of making a fifth film in the popular franchise, which would...

Chris Brown's $100k Hurricane Harvey Pledge

Chris Brown has pledged $100,000 to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey following an appeal by Kevin Hart. The 'Beautiful People' singer has announced he will make the donation after millions of people's lives were...

Amy Schumer Clears Up Equal Pay Row Over Netflix Special

Amy Schumer has taken to Instagram to clear up some misinterpretations that have been made after a report concerning the amount she’s being paid to appear in a new Netflix comedy special.The 36 year old...

Amy Schumer Hits Back At Critics

Amy Schumer has hit back at criticism of her salary increase for Netflix.The star initially negotiated an $11 million deal for 'The Leather Special' which will air on the streaming service but after discovering that...

Jerry Seinfeld Tops Highest-paid Comedians List

Jerry Seinfeld has been named the highest-paid comedian in the world.The 63-year-old comic dropped to second place on Forbes' annual rankings last year, but regained the top-spot with earnings of a staggering $69 million, largely...

Chris Rock: 'I Still Bomb On Stage'

Chris Rock says he still bombs on stage.Despite being one of the most successful comedians in the world - with Netflix recently paying him a reported $40 million for two comedy specials - Chris, 52,...

Chris Rock Announces UK Stand-up Comedy Dates In 2018

Comedian Chris Rock has announced details of his first stand-up tour of the United Kingdom in a decade, as he adds further global dates to his current ‘Total Blackout’ tour.The 52 year old will perform...

Chris Rock Wasn't Always A 'Good Husband'

Chris Rock wasn't always a ''good husband''.The 52-year-old comic split from spouse Malaak Compton-Rock - the mother of his daughters Lola, 14, and 12-year-old Zahra - after 18 years of marriage in 2014, with their...

Charlie Murphy Dies Aged 57

Charlie Murphy has died at the age of 57.The comedian, who was best known as a writer and a member of the cast of the comedy series 'Chappelle's Show', passed away on Wednesday (12.04.17) after...

Jimmy Kimmel Didn't Confide Oscar News In Neil Patrick Harris

Jimmy Kimmel told Neil Patrick Harris he wasn't presenting the Oscars - ''right before'' he was confirmed as host.The 49-year-old star will front the star-studded ceremony on Sunday (26.02.17) but didn't ask the 2015 host...

Amy Schumer Switches Channels For Netflix Comedy Special

Comedy Central's stand up star recorded a special last November (16) at Denver’s Bellco Theatre, and it has now been revealed it will launch globally on the subscription channel on 7 March (17). "Very happy...

Jimmy Kimmel Reveals His Fee For Hosting Oscars

Jimmy Kimmel will be paid $15,000 to host the Oscars ceremony.The 49-year-old TV presenter has been chosen to host the Academy Awards ceremony at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, on February 26, and...

Ryan Gosling 'Disappointed' Chris Rock After His Oscars Monologue

The Blue Valentine actor appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Wednesday night (07Dec16), where the pair discussed Kimmel’s upcoming hosting duties at the 2017 Academy Awards. One piece of important advice Ryan passed on to...

Chris Rock Announces 'Total Blackout' Stand-up Tour For 2017

Chris Rock is about to make his 2017 even more lucrative, with an announcement that he’ll be embarking on a global stand-up comedy tour called ‘Total Blackout’, his first in nearly a decade.Making the reveal...

Chris Rock To Embark On First Stand-up Tour In Nine Years

The veteran comedian announced the Total Blackout world tour in a Facebook Live video posted on Monday night (05Dec16) from The Comedy Store in Los Angeles. In the clip, Rock begins...

The Rock: 'I Wouldn't Rule Out Running For U.s. President'

The 44-year-old wrestler-turned-actor has never made a secret of his interest in politics, and cited the recent election, where ex The Apprentice judge Donald Trump was made America's president-elect, as proof that he could set...

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