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Coldplay Offered Up Free Song For Braff's Movie Soundtrack

Rockers Coldplay waived their usual fee to feature on the soundtrack of Zach Braff's 2004 movie Garden State because they loved the film so much.Braff has been friends with frontman Chris Martin for years, and...

Zach Braff's Comedy Life

Zach Braff wants to spend his life trying to make people laugh. The 36-year-old star - best known for roles in movies 'Garden State' and 'The Last Kiss' in addition to TV show 'Scrubs' -...

Danny Devito Gets Hollywood Star

Danny DeVito has been awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The 'Batman Returns' star was hugely excited to receive the honour yesterday (18.08.11), and pulled a number of comedy poses with his star...

Zach Braff Joins Oz: The Great And Powerful

Zach Braff is being lined up to join the cast of 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'.The 'Garden State' actor has been approached to take on the role of Frank, the loyal assistant of Oz (James...

Producer Linked To The Mob

A successful Hollywood producer who has worked on BABEL and GARDEN STATE has been named as the girlfriend of a married mobster, arrested this week (begs17Dec07) for running a multi-million dollar illegal gambling ring. The...

Braff Set To Score Big Payday For Scrubs

SCRUBS star ZACH BRAFF is set to become one of the highest paid actors on TV if the hit sitcom gets renewed by US network NBC for a seventh season. According to sources, the 31-year-old...

Braff: 'I'm Depressed'

SCRUBS star ZACH BRAFF has opened up about his battle with depression in a US magazine interview. The funnyman, who recently split from pop star MANDY MOORE, told Sunday supplement Parade he thinks he suffers...

The Shins Star Thankful To Portman

THE SHINS frontman JAMES MERCER is grateful to actress NATALIE PORTMAN for namechecking his band in movie GARDEN STATE, because their record sales increased dramatically as a result. The US rockers were a moderately successful...

Braff's Action Star Wish

Actor ZACH BRAFF wants to give up the quirky, independent roles he's famous for to become Hollywood's new action star. The slight actor believes he has what it takes to become an action man...

Braff Rules Out Movies For Money

Actor ZACH BRAFF has ruled out making a movie just for money following how much effort he put into making his critically-acclaimed directorial debut GARDEN STATE. Braff is determined to remain true to himself, and...

Braff Shelves Project

Hollywood director/actor ZACH BRAFF has been forced to shelve his latest movie, after failing to secure enough cast members to begin filming. The GARDEN STATE star has adapted a Danish screenplay called OPEN HEARTS, but...

Braff Leaving Scrubs For Big Screen

ZACH BRAFF loves making movies so much, he has quit his role in SCRUBS to concentrate on his film career. Braff, who plays DR JOHN 'JD' DORIAN in the TV comedy, realised his future lies...

Braff Boosts Indie Rockers On New Soundtrack

Actor/film-maker ZACH BRAFF has compiled the soundtrack for his latest film THE LAST KISS and hopes to replicate the success he had with the music for his directorial debut GARDEN STATE. Braff won a Best...

Braff Compiles Second Film Soundtrack

SCRUBS star ZACH BRAFF insists musicians are lining up to work with him ever since he won a Grammy Award for compiling the soundtrack to his film GARDEN STATE. The actor is working on...

Portman Settled For Garden State Role

Hollywood actress NATALIE PORTMAN only took her role in GARDEN STATE because she had no other job offers. Portman, who experienced a slowdown in her career after starring in the STAR WARS films, found it...

Faison Laughs Off Braff Wedding Rumours

Funnyman DONALD FAISON has laughed off reports his SCRUBS co-star ZACH BRAFF is engaged to MANDY MOORE, insisting he would be one of the first to know if the couple planned to wed. Faison...

Braff Brought Down To Earth

The cast of medical sitcom SCRUBS swiftly brought ZACH BRAFF's down to earth after the success of GARDEN STATE, by making him dress up for a fake scene. After Garden State - which he...

Braff And Moore Finally Go Public

Hollywood couple ZACH BRAFF and MANDY MOORE finally went public with their romance at the Golden Globes on Monday (21JAN06), with the SCRUBS star declaring the beauty is "an amazing comedian". The GARDEN STATE...

Portman's Close Shave Sparked Lesbian Lust

NATALIE PORTMAN was left squirming in her seat when she visited a German bar soon after shaving her head for her role in upcoming movie V FOR VENDETTA - because she attracted unwanted female attention....

Portman's Pregnancy Made To Measure

Screen siren NATALIE PORTMAN was sad to turn her back on action sequences in the final STAR WARS movie EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE SITH, because her character PADME AMIDALA is pregnant with ANAKIN...

Braff To Take On Fletch?

INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARD winner ZACH BRAFF is in negotiations to rework CHEVY CHASE's famous FLETCH character for a new KEVIN SMITH movie. Braff, who wrote, directed and starred in quirky comedy GARDEN STATE, is...

Six Spirits For Sideways

Wine-drinking comedy SIDEWAYS was the toast of the 20th annual INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARDS in California yesterday (25FEB05), claiming six of the ceremony's prizes. The film's stars THOMAS HADEN CHURCH, VIRGINIA MADSEN and PAUL GIAMATTI...

Eternal Sunshine Picks Up Top Writing Award

Quirky JIM CARREY and KATE WINSLET drama ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND has beaten THE AVIATOR to win Best Original Screenplay at this year's (05) WRITER'S GUILD OF AMERICA AWARDS. The 2004 movie...

U2 Lead Rolling Stone Poll

U2 have stormed the most important readers poll of 2004 after landing Best Single, Best Album, Artist of The Year, Best Band and Best Video prizes in rock bible ROLLING STONE. The group's VERTIGO...

Braff's British Inspiration

Comedy actor ZACH BRAFF was thrilled when his movie GARDEN STATE pleased critics in the UK - because he has always been inspired by British comedy. The SCRUBS actor wrote, directed and starred the...

Braff Left Baffled By Fit Portman Remark

Hollywood star ZACH BRAFF was left confused during a recent promotional trip to Britain, when a man told him his sexy GARDEN STATE co-star NATALIE PORTMAN is "fit". Braff, best known as the star...

Dicaprio, Bening, Foxx And Fahrenheit 9/11 Lead Early Oscars Charge

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO and ANNETTE BENING have become frontrunners for a 2005 OSCAR after picking up acting prizes at last night's (18OCT04) HOLLYWOOD FILM AWARDS. The couple claimed Actor and Actress of The...

Moore Linked To Braff

Singer and actress MANDY MOORE has been romantically linked to actor-turned-director ZACH BRAFF. Moore, who broke up with tennis hunk ANDY RODDICK earlier this year (04), was spotted getting cosy with 29-year-old Braff at...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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