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Banks: 'Extras Collapsed On Hunger Games Set'

Actress Elizabeth Banks has revealed the set of highly-anticipated fantasy film The Hunger Games was so hot, dozens of young extras collapsed.The W. star plays Effie Trinket in the big screen adaptation of Suzanne Collins'...

Elizabeth Banks' 'Tortured' Alter-ego

Elizabeth Banks wanted her character in 'The Hunger Games' to be ''tortured'' by her clothing. The 38-year-old actress - who plays Effie Trinket, a woman who originates from the fictional Capitol region but organises 'tributes'...

Elizabeth Banks' 'Tortured' Alter-ego

Elizabeth Banks wanted her character in 'The Hunger Games' to be "tortured" by her clothing. The 38-year-old actress - who plays Effie Trinket, a woman who originates from the fictional Capitol region but organises 'tributes'...

Nicolas Cage Ends The Speculation: I Am Not A Vampire

Despite popular opinion, Nicolas Cage has confirmed he is not a vampire. The rumors first began when a Civil War-era photo popped up on eBay, depicting a man bearing a hugely strong resemblance to the...

Elizabeth Banks' 'Very Easy' Surrogacy Choice

Elizabeth Banks says surrogacy was a "very easy" decision. The 'Hunger Games' actress and her sports writer and producer husband Max Handelman became parents to 10-month-old baby Felix via a gestational surrogate last year, and...

New Hunger Games Teaser Released Online

A new trailer for the upcoming movie, Hunger Games was released yesterday (February 2, 2012) and two of the film's stars, Josh Hutcherson (who plays Peeta Mellark and Jennifer Lawrence (who plays Katniss Everdeen)have been...

The Hunger Games Build-up Given Added Spice With Week Long Imax Run Revealed

Jennifer Lawrence will be available for fans to view in high definition 3D after it was revealed today, February 2nd, that her forthcoming film 'The Hunger Games' will be given a limited IMAX run upon...

Kyra Sedgwick Reveals Family Tattoo At Sag Awards

Kyra Sedgwick, the star of The Closer, was showing off a new tattoo on Sunday night at the annual Screen Actors' Guild Awards. The 46 year-old actress was wearing a red Pucci dress with cut-away...

Jennifer Lopez, 2012 Oscars Presenter Discusses Marriage With Talk Show Host

It has been announced today (January 30, 2012) that Jennifer Lopez will be one of many stars presenting at the 84th Academy Awards ceremony on 26th February at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. Some of...

Sam Worthington Plummets In Man On A Ledge

After a string of successful film appearances in the likes of Avatar, Clash of the Titans and Terminator Salvation, Sam Worthington may have begun to think that his movie career was fool-proof. The reviews for...

Producer Elizabeth Banks Directs Porn Piece For New Movie

Actress Elizabeth Banks has directed her first blue movie after recruiting local Baton Rouge ladies in Louisiana to let her film them in their underwear.The Zack and Miri Make a Porno star opted to step...

Elizabeth Banks Endured Painful Platza Treatment In Silence

Actress Elizabeth Banks suffered in silence during a bizarre spa experience in Hungary when she was beaten repeatedly with a branch of palm leaves.The Spider-Man 3 star had no idea what she was in for...

Elizabeth Banks Talks Surrogacy, 'It's A Leap Of Faith'

Elizabeth Banks admits surrogacy was a "big leap" of faith. The '30 Rock' star became a first-time mother to nine-month-old son Felix - who she raises with husband Max Handelman - thanks to a gestational...

Elizabeth Banks Keeps In Touch With Child's Surrogate

Actress Elizabeth Banks is in constant contact with her baby's surrogate in the hope that the two can forge a relationship later in the future.The Spider-Man 3 star and her husband Max Handelman welcomed little...

Elizabeth Banks Praises Surrogate

Elizabeth Banks says her surrogate is like an "auntie".The 'Hunger Games' actress - who is married to sports writer and producer Max Handelman - revealed in March that the couple had become parents to baby...

Elizabeth Banks Directs Short Film For Heart Disease Campaign

Elizabeth Banks is urging busy mums to put their health first after directing a new short film about heart disease.The actress recently signed on to star in Go Red For Women's short film Just a...

Elizabeth Banks On Her 'Twin' Chelsea Handler

Elizabeth Banks, the American actress currently shooting the movie adaptation of 'The Hunger Games', claims she often gets mistaken for E! comedienne Chelsea Handler. Speaking on Handler's talk show 'Chelsea Lately', the actress recalled a...

New Mum Elizabeth Banks Won't Take A Break

Actress Elizabeth Banks has no plans to put her career on hold following the birth of her first child, insisting she's no "break-taker".The Spider-Man star and her husband, Max Handelman, welcomed a son via surrogate...

Jennifer Lopez Gets Support From Twins On Film Set

Jennifer Lopez was supported by her twins as she filmed her new movie today (27.07.11).The 42-year-old actress - who split from her husband of seven years Marc Anthony earlier this month - was spotted spending...

Jennifer Lawrence For The Silver Linings Playbook

Jennifer Lawrence will star in 'The Silver Linings Playbook'.The 21-year-old actress has signed on as the female lead in the movie, which is based on a novel by Matthew Quick and will also star Mark...

Kate Winslet Is "Obviously Not A Model"

Kate Winslet claims she is "obviously not a model" despite signing up as the new face of U.S. knitwear label St John for their 2011 autumn campaign. In behind the scenes footage from the recent...

Dennis Quaid Set For Expecting

Dennis Quaid has joined the cast of 'What to Expect When You're Expecting'. The 'Footloose' star will play Ramsey, a man who discovers his lover played by Brooklyn Decker is pregnant with twins at the...

Donald Sutherland Officially Cast In The Hunger Games

Donald Sutherland, the legendary American actor best known for starring in 'Ordinary People' and 'Don't Look Now', has been cast in the forthcoming drama movie 'The Hunger Games'. Donald Sutherland will play 'President Snow' in...

Lenny Kravitz 'Hunger Games' Casting Explained By Director

Lenny Kravitz, the Grammy-award winning American musician, has joined the cast of 'The Hunger Games', the big screen adaptation of Suzanne Collins best -selling novel, reports Mtv News. Lenny Kravitz will play the kind-hearted 'Cinna'...

Chris Pine For Mud?

Chris Pine is in talks to star in 'Mud'. The 'Star Trek' actor would be directed by Jeff Nichols in the coming-of-age drama about a teenage boy discovering his position in the world.Aaron Ryder will...

Woody Harrelson Joins The Hunger Games Cast

Woody Harrelson has joined the cast of 'The Hunger Games'. The 'Zombieland' actor will play the role of Haymitch Abernathy in the eagerly anticipated action drama movie, which stars Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson as...

Banks To Play Trinket In Hunger Games

Elizabeth Banks has added more star power to The Hunger Games cast after landing the role of Effie Trinket in the much-anticipated movie.Young stars Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and Jennifer Lawrence have already signed up...

Elizabeth Banks Confirmed For 'The Hunger Games'

Elizabeth Banks has confirmed she has been cast in 'The Hunger Games'.The 37-year-old actress - who has appeared in 'The 40-year-old-Virgin' and the 'Spiderman' films - revealed she will star as no-nonsense Effie Trinket in...

Elizabeth Banks To Play Effie In The Hunger Games?

Elizabeth Banks, the American actress and star of '30 Rock', is reportedly in talks to join the star-studded cast of 'The Hunger Games'. Elizabeth Banks is being tipped to play the role of 'Effie Trinkett',...

Elizabeth Banks To Join Hunger Games

Elizabeth Banks is in talks to join the cast of 'The Hunger Games'.The 37-year-old actress is set to star as Effie Trinket, who escorts young death match contestants to their fate in a futuristic world.Known...

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