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Mamma Mia! Sings Its Way To Top Of UK Box Office

Mamma Mia! has charmed its way to the top of the UK box office chart after its first weekend on release.The musical took 5.2 million in its first three days to push last week's number...

By on 16 July 2008

Julie Walters Reveals Childhood Abduction Escape

Julie Walters has claimed she came close to being abducted as a young girl.The Mamma Mia! star told GMTV presenter Richard Arnold: "I had an incident when I was at junior school where a man...

By on 05 July 2008

London Turns Greek For Mamma Mia Stars

London's Leicester Square turned Greek last night as it played host to the premiere of Mamma Mia.Stars of the film walked up a blue carpet, meant to represent the sparkling Aegean sea of the film,...

By on 01 July 2008

Brosnan's 'Neck On The Line' In Mamma Mia

Swapping the tux and martinis of James Bond for the camp delights of Mamma Mia was always going to be a big step and actor Pierce Brosnan has admitted the pressure did not escape him.The...

By on 30 June 2008

St Trinian's Set For Second Cinema Field Trip

The girls of St Trinian's will return to the screen in 2009, Ealing Studios has confirmed.Unveiling its international roster at the Cannes film festival, the legendary British production house confirmed a follow-up to the 2007...

By on 19 May 2008

Firth + Hunt Love Scene Ruined By Gassy Crew Member

A passionate clinch between COLIN FIRTH and HELEN HUNT in new movie THEN SHE FOUND ME was ruined when a gassy crew member broke wind. The two stars play awkward lovers in the new film...

Firth's Singing Fears

British actor COLIN FIRTH insists MAMMA MIA moviemakers only have themselves to blame if the big-screen adaptation of the stage musical flops - because they gave him his role without hearing him sing. Firth and...

Firth Plans For Retail Empire

COLIN FIRTH and his wife LIVIA will become international retail entrepreneurs when they take their environmentally friendly store Eco Age to New York . The pair's London venture, selling solar panels, lead-free paint and garden...

Vantage Point Takes Top Spot In UK Box Office

Vantage Point has topped the UK box office in its first weekend on release.The US film staring Dennis Quaid and Forrest Whitaker took 1.54 million to beat other new releases the Other Boleyn Girl and...

By on 11 March 2008

Firth: 'Perfect Englishmen Don't Exist'

British actor COLIN FIRTH has dashed the hopes of millions of women looking for their very own MR. DARCY - by insisting the perfect Englishman stereotype is just a myth. The star frequently plays the...

Firth Worries For Elderly Fans

Actor COLIN FIRTH is worried his sex appeal may be dangerous for the health of his older fans - after learning an elderly woman was ordered by her doctor to quit watching his work. The...

Juno Team Cast Follow-up

The production team behind Oscar hopeful Juno have continued casting the follow-up to their acclaimed pregnancy comedy.Former sex worker Diablo Cody has followed her Oscar-nominated Juno script by penning comedy-horror Jennifer's Body, while Jason Reitman...

By on 08 February 2008

Jessica Biel Signs Up To Brit Movie

Hollywood actress JESSICA BIEL has signed up to appear in British rom com EASY VIRTUE.The Ealing Studios film is based on a 1920s NOEL COWARD play which ALFRED HITCHCOCK turned into a film in 1928,...

By on 10 January 2008

New Stars Announced For Christmas Movie

An all-star cast has been announced for Robert Zemeckis's A CHRISTMAS CAROL.According to comingsoon.net, COLIN FIRTH, ROBIN WRIGHT PENN, and GARY OLDMAN are all expected to take roles in the 2009 film, although what parts...

By on 03 December 2007

Caligula Finds A Fan In Firth

BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY star COLIN FIRTH is a big fan of infamous movie flop CALIGULA - because the film is historically accurate. Malcolm MCDowell - who starred in the controversial 1979 film - reveals Firth...

Firth Opens Eco Shop

Actor COLIN FIRTH and his wife LIVIA COULSON have launched their own eco-friendly shop, specialising in Fairtrade products. The Bridget Jones star opened the West London store with his wife, friend Ivo Coulson and brother-in-law...

Borrell Lands Movie Role

Not content with annoying much of the music world, Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell has confirmed he is to make his movie debut.The outspoken singer has landed a part in upcoming British drama The Meat Trade,...

By on 01 November 2007

Borrell To Make Movie Debut

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL has signed up to star in an upcoming movie alongside ROBERT CARLYLE and COLIN FIRTH. The British singer, who recently split from his Hollywood girlfriend Kirsten Dunst, will make his acting...

Firth Unsure Of Morgan Film

BRIDGET JONES' DIARY star COLIN FIRTH has denied reports he is to play British journalist-turned-TV-personality PIERS MORGAN in a film of his life. The America's Got Talent judge has been rumoured to be turning his...

Firth Urges Celebrities To Use Their Fame For Good Causes

BRIDGET JONES' DIARY star COLIN FIRTH has urged more celebrities to use their fame to highlight good causes. The actor has been involved with making the documentary In Jail All My Life to highlight the...

Firth Receives Honorary Degree

British actor COLIN FIRTH received an honorary degree at the University Of Winchester in England last Friday (19Oct07). The Love Actually star was born in nearby Grayshott and was educated in Winchester. Both his parents...

Control Leads At British Film Awards

A biopic of the JOY DIVISION singer IAN CURTIS has received ten nominations at this year's British Independent Film Awards.CONTROL looks at the life of the group's frontman who committed suicide in 1980 and stars...

By on 24 October 2007

Everett: My Crush On Firth

Actor RUPERT EVERETT once harboured a secret crush - on movie rival COLIN FIRTH. Gay Everett, 48, realised he was falling for Firth on the set of 1984 movie Another Country, the film that launched...

Lily Allen To Make Acting Debut

Lily Allen will make her feature film acting debut in a new spoof version of Pride and Prejudice.The singer will star as Lydia Bennett in the adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel, while tabloid favourite...

By on 03 October 2007

Firth Bemoans Darcy Role

British actor COLIN FIRTH fears he will never escape his most famous role, as the womanising Mr Darcy from the BBC TV adaptation of PRIDE AND PREJUDICE. Despite conquering Hollywood with roles in Bridget Jones's...

Police Arrest Firth 'Stalker'

Police have arrested a postal worker accused of stalking British actor COLIN FIRTH. Cops took the un-named woman into custody after she asked her bosses to let her deliver letters to the star's London home....

Raunch Wins At The Box Office

Success was an equal-opportunity employer over the weekend as the wholesome High School Musical 2 set cable records as it arrived on television (see separate item) and the raunchy comedy Superbad performed beyond analysts' expectations...

Brosnan Hasn't Got The Moves

Former JAMES BOND star PIERCE BROSNAN is having trouble keeping up with co-star COLIN FIRTH on the set of new musical MAMMA MIA! The actor, 54, fears his moves aren't up to scratch and is...

Mischa Barton 'Rushed To Hospital'

Former OC star Mischa Barton was reportedly rushed to hospital in Los Angeles on Sunday evening after suffering an adverse reaction to medication.According to entertainment website TMZ.com the 21-year-old actress fell ill after downing "a...

By on 29 May 2007

Firth And Everett Reconcile

Warring British actors COLIN FIRTH and RUPERT EVERETT have suspended hostilities to promote their new ST TRINIANS movie. The pair have endured a bitter feud for 23 years after starring together in 1984 movie Another...

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