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Kinks Movie In The Works

The Kinks will be the subject of a new biopic.The movie will tell the story of how frontman Sir Ray Davies, his brother and guitarist Dave, bassist Pete Quaife and drummer Mick Avory formed the...

Hugh Jackman's Tiny Eddie The Eagle Shooting Window

The 47-year-old actor plays former ski jumper Bronson Peary in the film, which stars Taron Egerton as Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards. The film has already received rave reviews from critics, with many particularly praising Hugh's...

Taron Egerton And Hugh Jackman's Soaring Friendship

The two actors, one an established Hollywood heavyweight, the other one of Britain’s hottest new talents, star alongside each other in Eddie the Eagle. The film is based on the true story of how skier...

Eddie The Eagle Set Was A Giggle For Hugh Jackman

Kingsman: The Secret Service star Taran Egerton, who portrays British Olympic ski jumper Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards in the new biopic, spent much of filming trying to make Hugh ruin scenes. Taron,...

Eddie The Eagle: "Dexter Fletcher Film Is Only 10% Accurate"

Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards, the celebrated British ski-jumper, says an upcoming film of his life is largely "made up" and is only 10% accurate. Eddie the Eagle is directed by Sunshine on Leith's Dexter Flecher...

Will The Freddie Mercury Biopic Ever Make It To The Big Screen?

Will the Freddie Mercury biopic ever sail into smooth waters and make it onto the big screen? At the moment, it just seems to be one obstacle after another when the project, originally intended for...

Freddie Mercury Biopic Parts Ways With Dexter Fletcher

Director Dexter Fletcher has walked out on Sony's Freddy Mercury movie, meaning it's back to the drawing board for a project that has already suffered numerous setbacks. Fletcher, who landed the gig after his work...

Dexter Fletcher Abandons Freddie Mercury Biopic

Dexter Fletcher has withdrawn from the Freddie Mercury biopic.The 48-year-old actor and director has decided to abandon his role as director after a number of disagreements with GK Films' Graham King - who is making...

Queen Biopic Lands Dexter Fletcher As Director After Confirming Ben Whishaw For Freddie Role

British actor Ben Whishaw has been confirmed as the lead role in the forthcoming biopic about Queen frontman Freddie Mercury.The 33 year-old has been rumoured as the other band members target for the lead role...

Freddie Mercury Biopic Lands Director, Confirms Star

Actor-turned-director Dexter Fletcher has been handed the job of bringing Freddie Mercury back to life on the big screen in a new biopic starring Ben Whishaw as the tragic Queen rocker.Skyfall star Whishaw was tapped...

Ailing Slater Finally Makes Stage Debut

Hollywood star CHRISTIAN SLATER will make his British stage debut today (10AUG04), ten days after he contracted chicken pox. The star was due to appear in ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST in Edinburgh,...

South Africa Problems For New Jane Movie

DREAMCATCHER star THOMAS JANE is warning Hollywood's big names not to shoot movies in South Africa, after being caught up in a series of shooting dramas on the set of new film STANDER. The...

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