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Hoffman Cheated Death In Activists' Blast

Hollywood actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN nearly lost his life in 1970 - when an anti-war group accidentally detonated dynamite in their secret factory next door to his home. The Graduate star was living in an apartment...

Hoffman Was Cut Out To Be A Jazz Pianist

DUSTIN HOFFMAN is convinced he would have lived his life as a jazz pianist if his acting career hadn't taken off with THE GRADUATE. The movie great still thinks pal Mike Nichols was playing a...

Angelina Jolie Says Twins Have 'Own Personalities'

Actress Angelina Jolie says her four-month-old twins are already developing their own characters.The Tomb Raider star gave birth to Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline in Nice, France, in July, with partner Brad Pitt by her...

By on 10 November 2008

Hoffman And Eastwood Lead Hollywood Film Awards

DUSTIN HOFFMAN, CLINT EASTWOOD and JOSH BROLIN were among the stars honoured at this year's (08) Hollywood Film Festival Awards Gala in Los Angeles. The celebrity-studded event in Beverly Hills on Monday (27Oct08) night saw...

Kung Fu Panda Sequel To Hit Screens In 2011

A sequel to animated hit Kung Fu Panda has been given the green light and will be released in June 2011, it has been confirmed.It emerged earlier this week that the team behind the Dreamworks...

By on 02 October 2008

Stars Team Up With Google To Encourage U.s. Voters

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO, FOREST WHITAKER and DUSTIN HOFFMAN have joined forces with Internet giant Google in a bid to urge U.S. citizens to vote in the upcoming American elections next month (Nov08). The actors have shot...

Josh Hartnett's Rain Man Delayed For Rehearsals

Josh Hartnett's West End debut has been delayed for a week to allow for extra rehearsal time.The Pearl Harbour actor is to play car dealer Charlie Babbitt, the role originated by Tom Cruise in the...

By on 02 September 2008

Hancock Beats Kung Fu Panda To UK Box Office Punch

Will Smith's new film Hancock has debuted at the top of the UK box office, pushing Kung Fu Panda into second place.The Columbia Pictures release followed its $66 million (33 million) bow in the US...

By on 08 July 2008

Josh Hartnett To Star In West End Version Of Rain Man

Josh Hartnett has signed to star in a stage version of Rain Man, it has been confirmed.The Pearl Harbour actor is to play car dealer Charlie Babbitt, the role originated by Tom Cruise in the...

By on 02 July 2008

Hoffman Buys Diners' Food

Kindhearted DUSTIN HOFFMAN has offered to buy 50 people dinner - if they order his namesake dish from the menu. The Rainman star will buy food for diners at West Hollywood's pricey Kumo Restaurant, reports...

Hoffman's Wife Forced Him Back To Work

DUSTIN HOFFMAN is grateful to his wife LISA for helping to give his stalled acting career a jumpstart - because she was the first to notice he was beginning to behave like a retiree. The...

Hoffman Met Awkward Angelina When She Was A Teen

DUSTIN HOFFMAN never dreamed the gawky, awkward teenager who showed up to meet him on the set of HOOK would become one of the world's sexiest women, ANGELINA JOLIE. The actress was a big fan...

Allen Dating Hoffman's Son?

British pop star LILY ALLEN has sparked rumours she is dating the son of Hollywood actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN. The Smile singer - who recently split from Chemical Brother star Ed Simons - was spotted spending...

Hoffman Humour Leaves Chat Show Host Feeling Awkward

DUSTIN HOFFMAN turned a joke into an awkward moment on late night TV in America on Thursday night (05Jun08) when he repeated an ill-advised CHRIS ROCK joke. The Tootsie star was telling a gag about...

Deniro + Hoffman Snub Allen Film

ROBERT De NIRO, JACK NICHOLSON and DUSTIN HOFFMAN refused to star in a movie by filmmaker WOODY ALLEN because they were not offered enough money. The Oscar-winning moviemaker claims the Hollywood actors snubbed the chance...

Hoffman Offers Pregnant Jolie A Baby Deal

DUSTIN HOFFMAN is promising pregnant KUNG-FU PANDA co-star ANGELINA JOLIE a lifetime supply of baby toys, if she can give birth to twins on his birthday. The actress is reportedly due to deliver the tots...

Hoffman Struggles With 'Unnatural' Monogamy

Actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN struggles with the concept of monogamy - because he believes long-term commitment is "unnatural". The Rain Man star has been married to his second wife, lawyer Lisa Gottsegen, for 27 years -...

Jolie 'Due On 19th August'

More secret details of ANGELINA JOLIE's pregnancy have been exposed by a KUNG FU PANDA co-star - DUSTIN HOFFMAN has revealed the actress is due to give birth to twins on 19 August (08). Speaking...

Hoffman Still Chuckles About Rain Man Fart Scene

DUSTIN HOFFMAN's improvised fart in a telephone booth in RAIN MAN remains the actor's favourite scene. The movie great really did pass gas in front of co-star Tom Cruise in the famous scene, prompting the...

Eastwood And Soderbergh Top Cannes Lineup

New films from Clint Eastwood and Steven Soderbergh are to be premiered at the 2008 Cannes film festival, it has been announced.Eastwood's Changeling, a thriller about the kidnapping of a child, starring Angelina Jolie, John...

By on 23 April 2008

Lennon To Score Vampire Comedy

SEAN LENNON has signed up to score a new low-budget vampire comedy film starring DUSTIN HOFFMAN's son JAKE, DEVON AOKI and KARATE KID RALPH MACCHIO. In the movie, called ROSENCRANTZ + GUILDENSTERN ARE UNDEAD, Hoffman...

Stars Defend 'Great Dad' Cruise

Hollywood stars ADAM SANDLER, DUSTIN HOFFMAN and BEN STILLER have spoken out in support of fellow actor TOM CRUISE - branding the recent backlash against the star as "sickening". The Mission: Impossible actor has received...

Stars Defend 'Great Dad' Cruise

Hollywood stars ADAM SANDLER, DUSTIN HOFFMAN and BEN STILLER have spoken out in support of fellow actor TOM CRUISE - branding the recent backlash against the star as "sickening". The Mission: Impossible actor has received...

Hoffman: 'Thompson's Sexuality Is Refreshing'

DUSTIN HOFFMAN enjoyed working with his LAST CHANCE HARVEY co-star EMMA THOMPSON - because she isn't afraid of her sexuality. The Rain Man star - who plays the actress' unlikely romantic interest in the new...

Hoffman's Film Fright Threatens His Marriage

DUSTIN HOFFMAN becomes so nervous in the build up to shooting a new movie, it almost destroys his marriage each time. Even after a 40-year acting career, Hoffman confesses he is wracked with fear when...

Agent Freddie Fields Dies At 84

Legendary talent agent Freddie Fields, who with the late David Begelman, founded Creative Management Associates in 1960 -- which later became International Creative Management -- died Tuesday of lung cancer in Beverly Hills at age...

Hoffman The Kleptomaniac

Veteran actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN is a self-confessed kleptomaniac - he likes to take a souvenir from the set of every movie he works on. The Rainman star, 70, has a whole collection of props from...

Hoffman To Take European Roles

DUSTIN HOFFMAN plans to continue his acting career in Europe - because he has become a victim of Hollywood ageism. The 70-year-old star struggles to win leading roles in the U.S. because he is now...

Hoffman Confesses Son's Love For Portman

Actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN has never been forgiven by his son JAKE for telling STAR WARS beauty NATALIE PORTMAN about his immense crush on her. The Rain Man star met the then-16-year-old when she was performing...

Hoffman Envies Nicholson's Career

DUSTIN HOFFMAN envies fellow actor JACK NICHOLSON - because he has managed to maintain a steady career into old age. Hoffman, 70, has had to settle for supporting movie parts after struggling to land leading...

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