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Gisele Bundchen 'Robbery' Segment Cut From Olympic Opening Ceremony

Friday's (05Aug16) opening extravaganza at Rio de Janeiro's Maracana Stadium, which will be directed by Brazilian filmmaker Fernando Meirelles, 60, will celebrate different aspects of Brazil's culture. However after a dress...

Rachel Weisz 'Makes Directors Think'

Rachel Weisz questioned "every single word" of the script for '360'. The British actress stars alongside Jude Law and Sir Anthony Hopkins in the film about the inter-twining lives of people all over the world,...

Ralph Fiennes Awarded Bfi Fellowship

Ralph Fiennes is to receive a British Film Institute Fellowship. The British actor - whose new movie 'Coriolanus' has been selected for a Gala screening at this year's London Film Festival - has been bestowed...

360 To Open London Film Festival

Fernando Meirelles' '360' will open this year's London Film Festival. Rachel Weisz, Sir Anthony Hopkins and Jude Law star in the story - written by Peter Morgan ('The Queen') - about the interconnected love lives...

Rachel Weisz For The Bourne Legacy?

Rachel Weisz is set to star in 'The Bourne Legacy'. The 'Constant Gardner' actress has entered negotiations for a role in the spinoff - which will follow on from the first three Bourne films starring...

Rachel Weisz To Play Evanora In Oz: The Great And Powerful

Rachel Weisz is set to play the evil witch in 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'. The 'Constant Gardner' actress has entered negotiations to star alongside James Franco as the titular wizard and Mila Kunis as...

Eminem To Go 360?

Eminem is in talks to star in '360'. The '8 Mile' actor is in discussions alongside Frances McDormand for a role in the psycho-sexual drama, directed by Fernando Meirelles, Production Weekly reportsBritish beauty Rachel Weisz...

Rachel Weisz Goes 360

Rachel Weisz has signed up to psychosexual drama '360'.The Oscar-winning actress will work with 'Constant Gardner' director Fernando Meirelles on the movie, which has been written by Peter Morgan, reports. The drama movie is...

Amy Adams To Play Janis Joplin In New Movie

Hollywood darling AMY ADAMS is being tipped to play the tragic part of JANIS JOPLIN in an upcoming biopic of the blues singer's life. The Sunshine Cleaning star has reportedly agreed to play the role...

Four Us Films Up For European Award

Four Hollywood movies have been nominated for the Best Non-European Film at the 2005 European Film Academy Awards - more than any other country. BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN, BROKEN FLOWERS, CRASH and GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD...

Le Carre Delighted With The Constant Gardener

British author JOHN LE CARRE is so delighted with Brazilian director FERNANDO MEIRELLES' big screen version of his book THE CONSTANT GARDENER, he hails it as the only movie adaptation of his work he is...

Weisz Shocked By Africa's Poverty

Screen star RACHEL WEISZ was horrified while filming THE CONSTANT GARDENER in the slums of Kibera, Kenya - because it was one of the most poverty-stricken areas the African crew had ever seen. The...

Director Cuts Expensive Scenes For Fiennes/weisz Romance

Movie-maker FERNANDO MEIRELLES cut 50 minutes from RALPH FIENNES' new movie THE CONSTANT GARDENER because he wanted to concentrate on the love story between his lead and co-star RACHEL WEISZ. The CITY OF GOD...

Meirelles Attacks Us Foreign Policy

Brazilian film-maker FERNANDO MEIRELLES is using forthcoming movie THE CONSTANT GARDENER to draw attention to America's monopoly on pharmaceutical products in his home country - and he is determined to have revenge. The big...

Brazilian Director Snubs Moore

Movie beauty DEMI MOORE's hopes of reviving a "serious" acting career have been dashed after CITY OF GOD director FERNANDO MEIRELLES refused to cast her in his latest movie. The Brazilian film-maker is directing...

Kidman Too Old For Movie

OSCAR-winner NICOLE KIDMAN was turned down for the lead role in JOHN LE CARRE adaptation THE CONSTANT GARDENERS, because she's too told. The 36-year-old COLD MOUNTAIN beauty was in the running for the role...

Winslet Returns To The Big Screen

British superstar KATE WINSLET is making a return to the big screen - and is already the favourite to take the lead in eagerly-anticipated adaptation THE CONSTANT GARDENERS. The TITANIC beauty - who married...

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