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Michael Fassbender Was Terrified Of Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs Script

The movie star was handed the role after Leonardo DiCaprio and Christian Bale reportedly passed and now admits he initially thought he'd taken on too much by signing on for Danny Boyle's biopic...

'Trainspotting 2' Teaser Trailer, With First New Footage, Released

Ahead of its much-anticipated release in January next year, a brand new official teaser trailer has emerged for the Trainspotting sequel, and the first to feature new footage.As the iconic opening music from the 1996...

A.r. Rahman Coming To The UK

Indian music sensation A.R. Rahman is bringing his 'Intimate Tour' to the UK.The 49-year-old singer/songwriter and composer will come to Britain this September with his acclaimed live show which showcases his inimitable style and mix...

'Trainspotting' Sequel Gets Release Date And Teaser Trailer

Fans of ‘90s classic Trainspotting have been anticipating a sequel to the beloved original for over two decades. Now they know exactly when their wait will be over, as a release date has finally been...

Ewan Mcgregor: 'Playing Lumiere Was Fantastically Fun!'

The Scottish actor takes on the role of talking candlestick Lumiere in Bill Condon's version of the classic Disney film, with Emma Watson playing Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast. Ewan is no stranger...

Ewan Mcgregor: 'Bond Isn't An Exciting Role For An Actor'

Daniel Craig is thought to be stepping down from the role as the super suave spy, with Damian Lewis, Tom Hiddleston and Idris Elba all rumoured as replacements. But one person who isn't chomping at...

Ewan Mcgregor Confirms 'Trainspotting' Sequel Will Begin Filming In May

Ewan McGregor has confirmed that he long-awaited sequel to Trainspotting is set to begin filming at the end of May. The sequel comes 20 years after the original cult classic film and a decade after...

Danny Boyle Lands Career Achievement Award

The Slumdog Millionaire moviemaker was presented with the Artios Career Achievement Award by the film's screenwriter Aaron Sorkin at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles for his contribution to film and collaborations...

Danny Boyle: 'Ridley Scott Makes Tough Space Movies Look So Easy'

Scott insisted he had no problems shooting the Mars-based movie once he started filming, because the script was so good, prompting Steve Jobs director Boyle to protest, because he'll never make another space...

Original Trainspotting Cast To Reunite For 2017 Sequel

The long-awaited follow-up, which will be helmed by original director Danny Boyle, is scheduled for release in 2017, editors at NME.com report. The 1996 film was based on Irvine Welsh's novel...

Robert Carlyle Says 'Trainspotting 2' Script Is The Best He's Ever Read

Trainspotting was one of the most iconic films of the nineties, as its tale of heroin addicts in Edinburgh caught the imagination of audiences around the world, and the announcement of its eventual sequel, some...

Spotlight, The Revenant And Steve Jobs Among Oscars 2016 Predictions

The odds are on for the predictions of the 88th Academy Award nominations, and it seems to be all about the biopics with four topping the odds for the Best Picture category and the same...

Danny Boyle Expresses Disappointment At How 'Steve Jobs' Has Been Received By The Public

Director Danny Boyle has expressed his dismay at the much-publicised box office failure of his new movie Steve Jobs after it failed to attract its anticipated audience, with the news that Universal has withdrawn it...

Danny Boyle: 'We Went Too Big Too Soon With Steve Jobs In The U.s.'

The film became an unexpected flop and Boyle tells BBC Arabic he is "disappointed" the project failed to win over movie fans after a promising start. As he prepares for the release...

Universal Drops 'Steve Jobs' Film From Over 2,000 Cinemas

Studio Universal is dropping Danny Boyle’s Steve Jobs biopic from over 2,000 cinemas due to low ticket sales. The film, which stars Michael Fassbender as the Apple founder, as well as Seth Rogen and Kate...

David Bowie Refused To Let Danny Boyle Make Biopic

The Oscar-winning Slumdog Millionaire moviemaker has revealed he and screenwriter Frank Cottrell Boyce, were stunned when Bowie opted not to let them proceed with their labour of love project. Boyle tells Britain's...

Nicole Kidman And Benedict Cumberbatch Perform In Charity Show

The two actors took to the stage at the Royal Court Theatre in the British capital for the director's The Children's Monologues show, raising money for Dramatic Need, a charity which provides arts...

Kate Winslet's Family Joy

Kate Winslet is at her happiest when she's with her family.The 40-year-old star - who has children Mia, 14, Joe, 11, and 22-month-old Bear - has revealed she feels at her most content when she's...

Aaron Sorkin's Conscience Is Clear Over Steve Jobs Movie

Aaron Sorkin's ''conscience is clear'' over the 'Steve Jobs' script.The 54-year-old screenwriter wrote the new Danny Boyle-directed movie, which has attracted criticism for its factual inaccuracies, but Aaron is comfortable with his portrayal of the...

Kate Winslet Reveals Steve Jobs Movie Fears

Kate Winslet was paranoid about fluffing her lines while making 'Steve Jobs'.The 40-year-old actress - who stars as Joanna Hoffman, a member of the original Mac team, in the new Danny Boyle-directed movie - has...

Danny Boyle: Steve Jobs Was Like A Film Director

Danny Boyle thinks Steve Jobs' working life was similar to that of a film director.The 58-year-old movie-maker has helmed the new film about the Apple co-founder and has revealed he sees ''similarities'' between his chosen...

Danny Boyle Hails Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet ''would fix everything'' on the set of 'Steve Jobs', according to director Danny Boyle.The British filmmaker admits he couldn't have coped without the Oscar winner's support on the set of the new movie,...

Danny Boyle Reveals Trainspotting Nerves

The cast of 'Trainspotting' were ''nervous'' about making a sequel.Danny Boyle directed the original movie in 1996 and has returned for the much-discussed sequel - but he's revealed the cast of the film were uncertain...

Steve Jobs Movie 'Isn't Factually Accurate'

Danny Boyle's 'Steve Jobs' isn't factually accurate, according to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak.The 65-year-old computer pioneer has revealed that sizeable amounts of the new movie are made up - but he still found it ''enjoyable''...

For Michael Fassbender, Playing Steve Jobs Was A No Brainer

Since Apple founder Steve Jobs died in 2011, there have been two films about his life. First was 2011's Jobs, starring Ashton Kutcher, which flopped with the critics and at the box office. And now...

Kate Winslet Defends Steve Jobs Biopic

The Danny Boyle film has received a slew of top ratings from movie reviewers, but Steve's widow Laurene and new Apple boss Tim Cook are among those who have publicly shunned the project....

Michael Fassbender Isn't 'Very Techie'

Michael Fassbender says he's ''not a very techie person.''The 'Steve Jobs' star, who portrays the late Apple co-founder and CEO in the upcoming biopic, admits he was ''very nervous'' about accepting the role because he...

Kate Winslet Serenaded At Film Festival

The Titanic star marked the milestone on Monday (05Oct15), and spent the previous weekend (03-04Oct15) in New York City. She was attending the New York Film Festival to promote her new biopic...

Michael Fassbender Thinks Christian Bale Would Have Made A 'Perfect' Steve Jobs

Michael Fassbender has admitted he thinks Christian Bale would have been ‘perfect’ to play Steve Jobs in Danny Boyle’s biopic of the late Apple founder. Bale was originally signed on to the project but left...

Michael Fassbender Studied Ashton Kutcher For Steve Jobs

Michael Fassbender has joked he studied Ashton Kutcher to play Steve Jobs.The 'Prometheus' star portrays the Apple co-founder in the upcoming biopic - which shares its name with the late American entrepreneur - and he...

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