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British Talent Gears Up For Golden Globes

Some of Britain's top actresses are gearing up for one of the biggest awards ceremonies of the year  the Golden Globes.Brits Helen Mirren, Judi Dench and Kate Winslet have all been nominated for best...

By on 15 January 2007

Schwarzenegger To Present Globes Top Prize

California Governor ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER will put politics on hold to present the Best Picture (Drama) award at tonight's (15JAN07) Golden Globes. The former Hollywood action man, who was inaugurated as Governor for a second term...

Movie Reviews: Perfume: The Story Of A Murderer

Among the films being released in a few theaters so that it could qualify for Oscar nominations before the end of the year was Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, starring Dustin Hoffman, Ben Whishaw...

Hoffman's Stroll Scores Walk-on Role

Oscar-winner DUSTIN HOFFMAN ended up appearing in new film THE HOLIDAY with KATE WINSLET and JACK BLACK after taking a walk in his neighbourhood and stumbling upon a film shoot. The curious actor decided to...

Emma Thompson Admits Depression Battle

Emma Thompson has said that she has struggled with depression and at times it was so bad it left her unwilling to wash and change her clothes.The Oscar winning actress admitted to Easy Living magazine...

By on 06 December 2006

Hoffman: 'Bush Manipulates 9/11'

Acclaimed screen star DUSTIN HOFFMAN has slammed US President GEORGE W BUSH for manipulating the 9/11 terrorist attacks to facilitate the invasion and occupation of Iraq. The RAIN MAN actor now feels "self-conscious" about being...

Hoffman Kids: 'Dad Played Himself In Meet The Fockers'

DUSTIN HOFFMAN's children insist their father was playing himself when he appeared as BEN STILLER's embarrassing dad in the 2004 movie MEET THE FOCKERS. Hoffman claims he had plenty of practise for the kooky role...

Hoffman: 'I Turned Down Close Encounters'

DUSTIN HOFFMAN rejected a leading role in STEVEN SPIELBERG's CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND in the mid-1970s because he was uncomfortable with being a Hollywood superstar. The veteran actor star regularly turned down the...

Princess Diana Flirted With Hoffman

DUSTIN HOFFMAN will never forget his first meeting with late British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES, because she flirted with him. The MIDNIGHT COWBOY actor knew she was only having fun and was delighted Diana...

Hoffman's 'Lovebird' Longing

DUSTIN HOFFMAN still can't bear to be away from his wife, insisting they are "lovebirds" even after 30 years of marriage. The GRADUATE star attended a night out with friends whilst LISA GOTTSGEN was abroad...

Hoffman's Sequel Desires

DUSTIN HOFFMAN would love to star in sequels of the films that made him famous. The veteran actor dreams of the opportunity to revisit old characters because he has so many inventive script ideas. Hoffman says,...

Hoffman's Mother Urged Him To Have Nose Job

DUSTIN HOFFMAN almost changed his trademark shapely nose as a teenager, because his mother told him he would be happier if he underwent cosmetic surgery. THE GRADUATE legend was almost convinced by his parent, who...

Dustin Offers Oscars Host Ellen Tips

Movie star DUSTIN HOFFMAN has signed on as comic ELLEN DEGENERES' unofficial Oscars gag writer by urging her to crack jokes about the gold statue's lack of genitalia. Appearing on her chat show to promote...

Hoffman: 'I've Never Been Seduced By An Older Woman'

Veteran actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN has never fallen for an older woman, unlike his character in his breakthrough movie THE GRADUATE. Hoffman was famously seduced by the late ANNE BANCROFT in the 1967 classic, but he...

Hoffman Was Panicked By Lifetime Achievement Award

Veteran actor DUSTIN HOFFMAN put his acting career on hold for three years, because he suffered a panic attack after being given a lifetime achievement award. The RAIN MAN star was honoured by the...

Thompson Begged Hoffman To Wear A Disguise

EMMA THOMPSON grew so tired of hitting the streets of Chicago, Illinois, with her STRANGER THAN FICTION co-star DUSTIN HOFFMAN, she insisted he wear a disguise. The RAIN MAN star refused to don a hat,...

'Friend To The Stars' Conman Is Jailed

An English conman pretending to close friends with actors such as DUSTIN HOFFMAN has being jailed for 18 months for fraud. RICHARD MASKERY tricked his victims into handing over tens of thousands of dollars (pounds)...

Stars Line Up For London Film Festival

Veteran star DUSTIN HOFFMAN, director TIM BURTON and actor FOREST WHITAKER are lined up to appear at this year's (06) 50th London Film Festival. The A-listers will hit the red carpet from 18 October (06),...

Brando Son Sold Celebrity Contacts

MARLON BRANDO's son CHRISTIAN allegedly sold his late father's address book of celebrity contact details to a mystery buyer. PageSix.com reports the buyer then tried to sell the Rolodex on online auction eBay before Christian's...

Forget The Witch, Fox Takes The Lion And Wardrobe

Escalating the battle for the family audience, Fox Filmed Entertainment has lured Walden Media, the production company responsible for The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, away from the Walt Disney...

Jolie Takes On First Film Role Since Birth

ANGELINA JOLIE is re-teaming with JACK BLACK for her first film role since giving birth to daughter SHILOH NOUVEL JOLIE-PITT in May (06). The Oscar-winner will join Black, DUSTIN HOFFMAN, JACKIE CHAN, LUCY LIU and...

Flynn Beats Depp In Pirates Poll

Swashbuckler ERROL FLYNN has dented JOHNNY DEPP's PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN celebrations by being hailed Hollywood's top buccaneer in a new World Entertainment News Network (WENN) poll. WENN editors teamed up with British buccaneer buff...

Oddjob's Hat Sells At Auction

The most terrifying hat in movie history went under the hammer for $33,600 (GBP18,670) in Los Angeles on Saturday (17JUN06) when JAMES BOND villain ODDJOB's derby was sold at auction. The steel-rimmed hat, worn by...

Hoffman Feared He'd Flunked Graduate Audition

DUSTIN HOFFMAN feared the worst when he exited his audition for THE GRADUATE, when a prop guy who oversaw his try out insisted he'd need the tokens that fell out of his coat pocket. The...

Graduate Writer Saved From Penniless Fate

THE GRADUATE writer CHARLES WEBB has landed a $54,000 (GBP30,000) book deal to release its sequel HOME SCHOOL, saving him from eviction and spiralling debts. The 67-year-old author missed out on the millions the 1967...

Duvall Impressed With Playboy Hoffman

DUSTIN HOFFMAN used to impress New York flatmate ROBERT DUVALL with his sexual conquests, once even bedding the daughter of a top politician and robbing her of her virginity. Actor Duvall admits he still marvels...

Romano Haunted By Movie Flop

Actor RAY ROMANO is constantly reminded of his movie flop WELCOME TO MOOSEPORT, because he adopted a dog from the set. EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND star became so attached to his canine co-star he ended up...

Pacino + Hoffman's Fight Plan

AL PACINO was once approached to don boxing gloves and take on DUSTIN HOFFMAN in an all-star fight night. THE GODFATHER star reveals impresario ALEXANDER COHEN offered him the chance to go three rounds...

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