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Dustin Hoffman's Directorial Debut

Dustin Hoffman is to direct a film. The 72-year-old actor is in the final stages of negotiations to helm 'Quartet', a movie about a retirement home for opera singers in the Home Counties of England....

Dustin Hoffman's Tv Role

Dustin Hoffman is to star in a new TV show.The Oscar-winning actor has been cast in the pilot for prospective drama 'Luck', in which he will play an "intelligent, intuitive, tough man" who has a...

Hoffman Turns Gambler For Tv Show

DUSTIN HOFFMAN is heading to the small screen for a new mini series - playing a gambling addict.The Hollywood legend has taken a role in U.S. network HBO's new show Luck, which tells the tale...

Hoffman's Bafta Stage Fright

Veteran actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN was crippled with fear when he presented a prize at the recent BAFTA Awards in London - because his stage fright kicked in just before the crucial moment.The Rain Man star...

Starry Playhouse To Close

The California theatre where GENE HACKMAN, NICK NOLTE and DUSTIN HOFFMAN studied their craft is to close after 90 years.The curtain will come down for the final time at the Pasadena Playhouse on 7 February...

Hoffman Says No To Fockers

DUSTIN HOFFMAN will be absent from the MEET THE FOCKERS sequel - he's refused to sign up for the latest installment of the comedy franchise.The actor, who played Ben Stiller's dad in the 2004 follow-up...

Mickey Rourke's Freida Warning

Mickey Rourke told Freida Pinto she was too young to be at the Oscars.The 'Wrestler' star approached the 'Slumdog Millionaire' actress at the prestigious awards ceremony last February - during which Freida's film won eight...

Freida Pinto Wanted Angelina Adoption

'Slumdog Millionaire' actress Freida Pinto has revealed she wanted to ask Hollywood beauty Angelina Jolie to adopt her the first time they met. The 'Slumdog Millionaire' actress admits she was in awe of the Oscar-winning...

Gelbart's Grudge Over Tootsie Credit

Late screenwriter LARRY GELBART accused DUSTIN HOFFMAN of refusing to give him credit for writing TOOTSIE.Gelbart died last month (Sep09) after a battle with cancer but in an interview conducted a year before his passing,...

Hollywood Stars' Homes At Risk From Eroding Beach

PIERCE BROSNAN and DUSTIN HOFFMAN are playing an active part in trying to save the Malibu beach on which they own properties - after severe erosion has left their homes at risk.Steven Spielberg, Kate Hudson...

Hoffman's Mystery Finger Injury

DUSTIN HOFFMAN has injured his finger in a mystery accident - which he jokingly blames on a fight with an elderly stalker.The legendary actor is sporting a bandage and a small splint on the third...

Stiller's Pals Deny Mtv Snub

BEN STILLER's Hollywood pals ROBERT DE NIRO, OWEN WILSON and DUSTIN HOFFMAN have all denied they snubbed the star at the recent MTV Movie Awards - after none of them were available to present the...

Dustin Hoffman Wonders About Streisand

Dustin Hoffman has always wondered why he never married Barbra Streisand.The 71-year-old actor - who has four children with his wife Lisa Gottsegen - first met the 'The Way We Were' star in the 50s...

Hoffman To Play Giamatti's Dad

DUSTIN HOFFMAN is to play PAUL GIAMATTI's dad in a new film adaptation of MORDECAI RICHLER's final novel.The two acting heavyweights will team up as father and son in in indie drama Barney's Version, which...

Mickey Rourke's Frida Warning

Mickey Rourke told Freida Pinto she was too young to be at the Oscars.The 'Wrestler' star approached the 'Slumdog Millionaire' actress at the prestigious awards ceremony last February - during which Frida's film won eight...

Timberlake Kissed Biel To Trump Hoffman

JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE's court-side kiss with JESSICA BIEL was spurred on by male pride - the singer was determined to outshine DUSTIN HOFFMAN's public clinch with his wife. The SexyBack hitmaker and his girlfriend were enjoying the...

Return Of The Fockers

The entire starring cast of Meet the Fockers will regroup for a sequel, Little Fockers , set to begin production in July, according to FoxNews.com entertainment columnist Roger Friedman. Friedman, who cited no sources, said...

Hoffman Eyes Jazz Career

DUSTIN HOFFMAN is chasing an unfulfilled life ambition to become a jazz pianist. The Rain Man actor has starred in dozens of hit films in his thirty-year big-screen career - but he insists he would give...

Hoffman Given French Film Award

The French film industry has honoured American actor Dustin Hoffman with a special Cesar award at a ceremony in Paris.The Hollywood A-lister made his name as one of the finest character actors of his generation...

By on 28 February 2009

Hoffman And Penn Shine At Cesar Awards

Hollywood actors DUSTIN HOFFMAN and SEAN PENN were the toast of the French movie industry on Friday (27Feb09) night - with tributes at the annual Cesar Awards. Hoffman received a lifetime achievement prize at the glittering...

Hoffman Honoured In France

DUSTIN HOFFMAN fought back tears as he accepted his honorary commander title from the French government on Thursday (26Feb09) in recognition of his contributions to the film industry. The 71-year-old became emotional after receiving a green...

Panda Defeats Robot

In a surprise result, DreamWorks's Kung Fu Panda beat out the favored WALL-E as it picked up 11 Annie Awards, including best animated feature, Friday night at the 36th annual awards presentation of the International...

Hoffman Has A Toilet Tribute

DUSTIN HOFFMAN has a bathroom named after him - at the college he was kicked out of. The Rain Man attended the first year of Santa Monica Junior College in California when he was a...

Hoffman Sets His Sights On 100

DUSTIN HOFFMAN has pledged to live to 100, so he can celebrate his youngest son's 50th birthday. The Tootsie star has promised all his children he'll celebrate their half-century birthdays. He says, "I have a...

Hoffman Blames Duvall For Woman Troubles

DUSTIN HOFFMAN blames actor ROBERT DUVALL for striking out with the women he met in his twenties - because the actor embarrassed him with his naked antics. Hoffman admits he struggled to charm women into...

Movie Reviews Last Chance Harvey

It's all about the performers, Manohla Dargis suggests in her review of Joel Hopkins's Last Chance Harvey , which opened in six theaters over the weekend in order to qualify for Oscar consideration. The performers...

Hoffman's Nipple Slip

DUSTIN HOFFMAN's attempt to surprise reporters with a guinea pig in his pocket came back to bite him - when the critter started gnawing on his nipple during a press conference for his new film....

Movie Reviews The Tale Of Despereaux

The computer-animated feature The Tale of Despereaux , voiced by Dustin Hoffman and Matthew Broderick, came in at the lower end of expectations with $10.5 million, to capture what there was of the family audience....

Will Smith Battles Jim Carey At Box Office

Ordinarily these days, Will Smith would be considered a far bigger box-office draw than Jim Carey -- despite the fact that Carey was the first actor to command $20 million per form. But Carey's Yes...

Hoffman Hurt By Tootsie Rejection

Playing a cross-dresser in TOOTSIE gave DUSTIN HOFFMAN great insight into the "vulgar" and "crude" way women are treated by men. The movie star insists portraying Dorothy Michaels in the 1982 movie not only won...

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