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George Lucas' Red Tails Divebombs With Critics

Despite having George Lucas on board as executive producer, the reviews for Red Tails suggest that his latest big-screen venture has some way to go to reach the legendary status of his previous Star Wars...

No More Star Wars: George Lucas Retires From Blockbusters

George Lucas says he is "retiring" from making blockbuster movies after his latest venture, war movie Red Tails, was rejected by all of the major studios. The director, who financed the project himself, says movie...

Proud Cuba Gifted Red Tails Paintings By Airman

Oscar winner Cuba Gooding, JR. has a very special keepsake from the Pentagon after spending time there researching his new role as the major of the heroic African-American Tuskegee airmen for Red Tails.The Jerry Maguire...

George Lucas World War Ii Movie Gets Release Date

George Lucas's hugely anticipated World War II movie 'Red Tails' will open in U.S. cinemas on 20th January 2012. The announcement comes after fans got their first glimpse of the film in the first official...

Controversial Hutton/hurley Ads Pulled From Tv

Company bosses behind controversial TV advertisements featuring actors TIMOTHY HUTTON, CUBA GOODING, JR. and ELIZABETH HURLEY have pulled their new commercials after coming under attack for mocking environmental and political issues.Online discount firm Groupon debuted...

Steve Carrell Finds Boyfriend For Wife

Steve Carrell is developing a remake of 'A Boyfriend for My Wife'.The 2008 Argentinean romantic comedy - originally titled 'Un novio para mi mujer' - concerns a man who enlists the help of a legendary...

Gooding Jr. Shows Washington The Money

CUBA GOODING JR. resurrected his JERRY MAGUIRE catchphrase during a night out in Spokane, Washington - taking over the bar's microphone and telling revellers to "Show me the money".The actor is currently in the state...

Lucas Signs Star Trio To New War Film

TERRENCE HOWARD, CUBA GOODING JR. and BRYAN CRANSTON are the latest stars to join the cast of GEORGE LUCAS' new war film. The trio join an ensemble including hip-hop star Method Man and singers Ne-Yo and...

Bbc3 Commissions Second Series Of Lily Allen And Friends

BBC Three viewers can expect more Lily Allen on their screens after her chat-show was commissioned for a second series.Eight new 45-minute episodes of Lily Allen and Friends are in the works, a BBC statement...

By on 01 April 2008

Lindsay Lohan And Eddie Murphy Sweep Infamous Razzie Awards

Lindsay Lohan and Eddie Murphy suffered the shame of winning three awards each at the infamous Razzie ceremony.The two actors swept the worst actor, actress and supporting actor and actress gongs at the show with...

By on 24 February 2008

Gooding Jr. Tops Outrageous Oscar Moments List

CUBA GOODING JR.'s acceptance speech at the 1997 Academy Awards has topped a list naming the most dramatic, outrageous and unexpected moments in Oscar history. Gooding Jr. was so overjoyed to collect his Best Supporting...

Cuba To Play Marley Marl In Hip-hop Biopic

Oscar winner CUBA GOODING JR. is to play rapper MARLEY MARL in a new biopic about New York's hip-hop pioneers the JUICE CREW. Rap star David Banner is slated to play Biz Markie in the...

Gooding Jr. Saves Gunshot Victim

Movie star CUBA GOODING JR. turned real-life hero last week (28May07) when he helped save the life of a gunshot victim. The Oscar winner rushed to the aid of the bleeding man, believed to be...

Paltrow And Palance Top Worst Oscars Poll

GWYNETH PALTROW and JACK PALANCE have been voted the worst ever Best Actor and Actress Oscar winners in a new poll. The survey of film fans by MSN Movies has found Academy Awards voters are...

African-american Stars Tell Bible Stories

DENZEL WASHINGTON, SAMUEL L JACKSON, CUBA GOODING JR and FAITH EVANS are among the stunning list of African-American stars joining forces to get biblical for a new 70-hour audio cassette package. The celebrities rallied behind...

Redding Biopic Not Sexy Enough For Gooding Jr

CUBA GOODING JR turned down the chance to play soul legend OTIS REDDING in a biopic, because the script wasn't raunchy enough. BASIC INSTINCT and SHOWGIRLS writer JOE ESZTERHAS created a screenplay for the project,...

Cuba Videotapes Injury-prone Kids

Oscar winner CUBA GOODING JR has set up a 'big brother'-style network of cameras in his house, so he can catch his kids misbehaving. The high-tech babysitting system recently helped him figure out what was...

Dash And De Niro Team Up For Film Projects

Roc-a-Fella Records co-founder DAMON DASH has teamed up with ROBERT DE NIRO to make a film about the life of legendary New Yorker LARRY DAVIS. At 19, Davis traded fire with New York City cops,...

Director Turteltaub's Website Wedding Advice

NATIONAL TREASURE director JON TURTELTAUB made sure friends and family were comfortable at his recent wedding by setting up a pre-ceremony website full of facts about the big day. The thoughtful movie-maker, who wed charity...

Cuba Regrets Saying No To Spielberg After Oscar Win

CUBA GOODING JR regrets turning down the chance to play a slave in STEVEN SPIELBERG's epic AMISTAD, admitting he was too bigheaded after his Oscar win to accept certain roles. The JERRY MAGUIRE star accepts...

Gooding Jr Makes Mistakes With Funnies

CUBA GOODING JR has vowed never to star in another comedy, after becoming convinced humorous film roles have cost him his career. The actor, who won an Academy Award for his supporting role in JERRY...

Gooding Warns Howard About Oscar Nomination

Oscar winner CUBA GOODING JR is urging TERRENCE HOWARD not to let his Academy Award nomination affect his work, insisting it is easy to become complacent after receiving a prestigious accolade. Gooding Jr won...

Cuba Relieved Rape Scene Was Cut

Oscar winner CUBA GOODING JR is relieved a graphic rape scene in his new movie DIRTY was heavily edited, because he feared the footage would shock his Christian parents. The JERRY MAGUIRE star knew...

Keys Triumphs At Naacp Awards

ALICIA KEYS scooped three honours at the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People (NAACP) annual Image Awards yesterday (25FEB06). The FALLIN' hitmaker put comeback queen MARIAH CAREY in the shade, after being...

Lohan Turns Dj At Wrap Party

LINDSAY LOHAN added DJ to her impressive resume when she played her favourite tunes at a wrap party for her latest film CHAPTER 27. The actress/pop singer thrilled guests including co-star JARED LETO, CUBA...

Cuba Gooding Jr Filmed Maguire Scene In Car

CUBA GOODING JR's famous "Show me the money" scene in JERRY MAGUIRE, was recorded while the actor was stuck in Los Angeles traffic. Co-star TOM CRUISE was filming the classic shot in which he...

Cuba Under Fire For Crooked Cop Role

Oscar-winner CUBA GOODING JR came under fire for his new role as a dirty cop - because family, friends and fans hate to see the JERRY MAGUIRE star being bad. The actor admits he...

Cuba Calls For Cop Counselling

Oscar-winner CUBA GOODING JR is championing a new campaign to offer police officials counselling - because he thinks it will cut down on corruption in the force. The actor plays a cop-gone-bad in harrowing...

Foxx Messed Up Jerry Maguire Audition

JAMIE FOXX missed out on the chance to star alongside pal TOM CRUISE in JERRY MAGUIRE because he acted like a fool at his audition. The RAY star, who later teamed up with Cruise...

Cuba Gooding Jr To Be A Dad Again

Oscar-winning actor CUBA GOODING JR is preparing to be a dad again, after learning his wife SARA is pregnant with their third child. The couple - already the parents of MASON, eight, and 10-year-old...

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