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Oprah Winfrey To Receive Cecil B Demille Award

Oprah Winfrey will be presented with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at next year's Golden Globes. The 63-year-old actress and TV presenter - who has her own cable TV network, magazine and production company -...

Denzel Washington Says Young Men Need Role Models

Denzel Washington thinks young men need good male role models.The 62-year-old actor - who stars as an idealistic defence attorney in his new movie 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.' - has cited their upbringing and a...

Denzel Washington Thinks Drake's Tattoo Tribute Is Crazy

Denzel Washington thinks it's ''crazy'' Drake got a tattoo of his face.The 62-year-old actor was shown a picture of the inking which the 'One Dance' hitmaker recently had etched into his skin but he was...

Dan Gilroy Knew He Wanted Denzel Washington In Roman J. Israel, Esq

Dan Gilroy knew he wanted Denzel Washington in 'Roman J. Israel, Esq'.The 58-year-old filmmaker and screenwriter - who helmed the action/thriller 'Nightcrawler' - recently filmed the new crime/thriller but admitted the film nearly didn't go...

Denzel Washington Not Ready For Milestone Anniversary

Denzel Washington isn't prepared for his upcoming 35th wedding anniversary.The 62-year-old actor is celebrating the milestone with his wife Pauletta - with whom he has John, 33, Katia, 29, and twins Olivia and Malcolm, 26...

Drake Gets New Tattoo Of Denzel Washington

Drake has had a portrait of Denzel Washington tattooed on his body.The 'One Dance' hitmaker has got a tattoo of Washington's character Bleek Gilliam from 1990's 'Mo' Better Blues' inked on his arm.Tattoo artist Inal...

Ashton Sanders To Play Lead In The Equalizer 2

Ashton Sanders is attached to take the lead role in 'The Equalizer 2'.The 21-year-old actor, whose breakout role was lead character Chiron in Oscar winning movie 'Moonlight', has reportedly landed another leading role but...

Demi Lovato To Sing National Anthem At Mayweather-mcgregor

Demi Lovato will sing the US national anthem at Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor's epic boxing bout. The 25-year-old star will take to the stage at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday (26.08.17)...

Denzel Washington Poised To Make Broadway Return

Denzel Washington is set to return to Broadway.The 62-year-old actor is poised to star in a 14-week run of Eugene O'Neill's 'The Iceman Cometh' at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre in the spring, when he...

Angelina Jolie Set For Mayweather V Mcgregor Fight

Angelina Jolie and Charlize Theron are among the stars expected to attend Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor's epic boxing bout. The 'Tomb Raider' actor and the 'Mad Max' star are planning to descend on Las...

Tyrese Gibson Wants Matt Damon To Join Fast And Furious Franchise

Tyrese Gibson wants Matt Damon and Denzel Washington to join the 'Fast and Furious' franchise.The 38-year-old singer and actor - who joined the series in the 2003 movie '2 Fast 2 Furious' as Roman Pearce...

Celine Dion Likens Labrinth To Denzel Washington

Celine Dion says Labrinth reminds her of Denzel Washington.The 49-year-old star is a self-confessed fan of the London-born rapper, and has claimed she can see similarities between Labrinth and the Academy Award-winning actor.She said: ''Labrinth,...

Samuel L. Jackson Wasn't First Choice For Kong: Skull Island Role

Samuel L. Jackson was not the first choice to play Lieutenant Colonel Preston Packard in 'Kong: Skull Island'.The 68-year-old actor has earned many plaudits for his performance as the Vietnam War veteran who becomes obsessed...

Training Day Cast And Crew Dedicate New Episode To Bill Paxton After Actor's Shock Death

The TV follow-up to the 2001 film, which earned Denzel Washington his second Best Actor Oscar, kicked off in early February (17), with only four episodes screened before Bill’s shock death on Saturday (25Feb17).Before episode...

Oscars Prank Star Was In Jail Three Days Before Hollywood's Big Night

Gary Alan Coe, who introduced himself as Gary from Chicago to Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel during a prank the comedian pulled, was released from prison three days before, according to WLS TV....

Casey Affleck And Emma Stone Take Top Acting Honours At Oscars

Casey Affleck and Emma Stone have picked up the top acting honours at the Academy Awards.The 41-year-old actor beat off competition from the likes of Andrew Garfield, Ryan Gosling, and Viggo Mortensen to pick up...

Mel Gibson Would Be A Chef

Mel Gibson would be a chef if he wasn't famous.The 'Hacksaw Ridge' filmmaker is very skilled in the kitchen, but joked that sometimes his dishes can be a bit too spicy.Asked what his alternative career...

Viola Davis: 'Missing Out On An Oscar Is Like Falling From A High-rise Building'

The 51-year-old star has landed her third Academy Award nomination for her performance in drama Fences this year (17) and is battling it out against Nicole Kidman, Michelle Williams, Naomie Harris and her The Help...

Viola Davis Says It's Hard Being An Oscars Favourite

Viola Davis says being the favourite to win an Oscar and then losing is ''devastating''.The 51-year-old actress is the odds on favourite to take home the gong for Best Supporting Actress for her role as...

Queen Latifah To Be Feted At American Black Film Festival Honors

The Chicago star will be feted during a ceremony in Los Angeles on Friday (17Feb17), and she is flattered by the accolade. "It means so much to me coming from fellow entertainers...

Denzel Washington Couldn't Afford Cab Fare Home After First Date With Wife

The Training Day star was a hard-up actor when he started romancing Pauletta, now his wife of 33 years, and he hadn't budgeted for the taxi ride home. "I was gonna splurge...

Viola Davis: Suicide Squad Has Given Me Box Office Clout

Viola Davis says her role in blockbuster 'Suicide Squad' gives her the ''clout'' to pursue a diverse range of projects.The 51-year-old actress portrays intelligence officer Amanda Waller in the DC Extended Universe film, the woman...

Denzel Washington's Parenting Advice For George And Amal Clooney

Denzel Washington has offered some advice to George and Amal Clooney about becoming parents to twins.The 'Fences' star - who has twins Olivia and Malcolm, 25, as well as John, 32, and Katia, 29, with...

Father Of Twins Denzel Washington Advises Dad-to-be George Clooney To 'Sleep Now'

Fences star Denzel is father to 25-year-old twins Olivia and Malcolm with wife Pauletta. Following the news that George and Amal are expecting double trouble themselves, Denzel shared his biggest piece of advice for the...

Viola Davis 'Always Surprised' By Award Show Invites

Viola Davis is ''always surprised'' to be invited to award ceremonies.The 'Fences' star admits she sometimes finds it hard to believe that she has been asked to attend so many award shows despite winning a...

Taraji P. Henson And Viola Davis Win Big At Naacp Image Awards

Henson's movie Hidden Figures was a big winner at the 48th annual ceremony held at the Pasadena Conference Center, California, on Saturday (11Feb17), scooping Outstanding Motion Picture and Outstanding Actress in a Motion...

Denzel Washington's Fences Shoot Was Continuously Interrupted By Elderly Neighbour

The Training Day actor had double the responsibility on Fences, a film adaptation of August Wilson's play, as he served as director and actor, portraying the downtrodden Troy alongside Viola Davis, who plays his...

Denzel Washington: Meryl Streep Should Be The Oscar Statue

Denzel Washington says The Academy should re-design the Oscar statuette to look like Meryl Streep - in recognition of her success at the ceremony.The 62-year-old Hollywood star's film 'Fences' is up for four Oscars at...

Denzel Washington: 'Viola Davis Better Win The Oscar!'

Denzel directed the big screen adaptation of August Wilson's Pulitzer Prize winning play of the same name, reprising his role as sanitation worker Troy Maxon opposite his Broadway co-stars Viola, actors Stephen Henderson, Russell Hornsby...

Mel Gibson's Son Growing Well

Mel Gibson's son is a ''little pig''.The 'Hacksaw Ridge' filmmaker and partner Rosalind Ross welcomed baby Lars into the world last month and the 61-year-old star is delighted with how quickly the tot has growing...

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