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Johnny Flynn And Geoffrey Rush Channel Their Inner Einstein For 'Genius'

Johnny Flynn and Geoffrey Rush play Albert Einstein, young and old, in an extraordinary new biopic TV series entitled 'Genius'. Chock-full of recognisable British stars, the program delves deep into the life of the smartest...

Geoffrey Rush: Originality Has Been Key To Pirates Of The Caribbean

Geoffrey Rush thinks the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' franchise was wise to avoid stereotypes.The 65-year-old actor - who stars as Hector Barbossa in the money-spinning movie series - has claimed the success of the 'Pirates'...

Orlando Bloom's Son Thinks His 'Super Dad' Can Walk On Water

Orlando Bloom admitted his son still thinks he can walk on water.The 40-year-old actor and ''super dad'' has starred in all of the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' films - including a 10 minute appearance in...

Geoffrey Rush Sends Gold Pirates Of The Caribbean Coins To Fans

Geoffrey Rush sends gold coins taken from the set of 'Pirates of the Caribbean' to his fans.The 65-year-old has starred as Captain Hector Barbossa in Disney's franchise in all five films - although he only...

Johnny Depp Sent Sir Paul Mccartney Text Message For Pirates Cameo

Johnny Depp asked Sir Paul McCartney to make a cameo in 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales' via text message.The film's bosses were initially keen to secure Rolling Stones' Keith Richards to...

Geoffrey Rush On The 'Transforming' Nature Of Captain Barbossa

Captain Jack Sparrow may be the star of the show when it comes to the 'Pirates of the Caribbean' movies, but one pirate who doesn't get nearly enough credit for his wickedness and charisma is...

Sick Monkey Threw Pirates Of The Caribbean Filming Into Chaos

Filming on 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge' was thrown into chaos when a monkey got sea-sick.A number of cast members, including the simian companion of Geoffrey Rush's Captain Barbossa, were affected by turbulent times...

Paul Hogan To Receive Top Australian Film Honour

The 77-year-old actor and comedian will receive the Longford Lyell Award at the 6th Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards on Wednesday (07Dec16). Hogan was announced as this year's recipient...

Stephen Graham Opens Up On Dyslexia Struggle

Stephen Graham has opened up on his struggle with dyslexia - and he relies on his wife to read the scripts he is offered.The 'Pirates of the Caribbean' actor has suffered with the reading disorder...

Geoffrey Rush To Play Albert Einstein In New Tv Show

The King's Speech actor will portray the famous scientist in Genius, the first scripted series for the National Geographic Channel. Johnny Flynn will also play a young Einstein. The show's first...

Orlando Bloom Returning To Pirates Of The Caribbean

Orlando Bloom will appear in 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales'.The 38-year-old actor will reprise his role as 'Bootstrap' Bill Turner in the fifth installment of the film franchise, having bowed out...

Johnny Depp Surprises Fans As Jack Sparrow

Depp dressed as his pirate alter-ego to join Walt Disney Studios president Sean Bailey at the event in Anaheim, California, about the new installment in the swashbuckling franchise, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead...

Armie Hammer Joins Stanley Tucci's Final Portrait

The biopic, written and directed by Tucci, will also feature Geoffrey Rush as Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti. The film focused on the celebrated painter's struggle to perfect his portrait of his friend...

Guy Sebastian Regrets Calling Bali Nine Song 'Tribute'

Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were sentenced to death by firing squad for their role in the Bali Nine drug smuggling gang and they were killed last week (28Apr15), despite a high-profile campaign...

Guy Sebastian Shares Musical Tribute To Executed Australians

Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were sentenced to death for their role in the Bali Nine drug smuggling gang, and they were killed by a firing squad after spending nearly 10 years behind...

Actors Fail To Save Bali Nine Members From Execution

Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, part of the infamous Bali Nine drug ring, were sentenced to death after spending a decade behind bars, while campaigners fought for clemency from Indonesian government officials....

Guy Pearce Leads Calls To Save The Bali Nine As Execution Looms

The actors joined last minute calls to save Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, part of the infamous Bali Nine drug ring, in the final hours before they are scheduled to face a firing...

Disney Reveals Details Of Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Disney has revealed plot details of 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales'.The fifth installment of the franchise is being led by Johnny Depp, who will reprise the role of Captain Jack Sparrow,...

Nicole Kidman's Kids Are Fashion Critics

Nicole Kidman's children are her biggest fashion critics.The 47-year-old actress' two daughters, Sunday Rose, six, and Faith, four, always tell their mother what they think of her outfits especially when she is getting dressed up...

Geoffrey Rush To Play Artist Giacometti In Tucci Drama

Veteran actor Geoffrey Rush is set to portray Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti in a new movie written and directed by Stanley Tucci.Final Portrait will document the celebrated painter's struggle to perfect his piece of American...

Orlando Bloom 'In Talks' For Pirates Of The Caribbean Return

Orlando Bloom is ''in talks'' to return to 'Pirates of the Caribbean'.The 37-year-old actor - who played Will Turner in the first three instalments of the franchise - has admitted that he would consider returning...

Jason Donovan To Tackle The King's Speech

Australian actor/singer Jason Donovan is to take on the role made famous by Geoffrey Rush in a stage adaptation of The King's Speech.The former star of Aussie soap opera Neighbours is to tackle the role...

Geoffrey Rush Is Latest Star To Land King Lear Role

Geoffrey Rush has become the latest star to land the role of King Lear in another new production of William Shakespeare's tragedy.The King's Speech star has signed up for the title role in the play...

Australian Stars Join Protest To Save World Heritage Site

Geoffrey Rush, Mia Wasikowska and Oscar-winning costume designer Catherine Martin are among the famous Australians to sign a petition to save a famous beauty spot from losing its World Heritage listing.Australian lawmakers are currently considering...

Geoffrey Rush To Play Composer Lionel Bart

Australian actor Geoffrey Rush has reportedly signed up to star in a movie musical based on the life of celebrated Oliver! composer Lionel Bart.The King's Speech star will portray the music maestro, who created the...

Close, But No Cigar: Critics Agree That 'The Book Thief' Hits A Bum Note

Like many films, The Book Thief is based on an internationally renown and bestselling book of the same name. Unfortunately, the cinematic adaptation hasn’t managed to translate the story in the same way its written...

Chadwick Boseman Joins Gods Of Egypt

Chadwick Boseman is set to join 'Gods Of Egypt'. The 31-year-old actor has been cast in the epic fantasy film alongside Gerard Butler and Geoffrey Rush after landing the role of Thoth, the God of...

Christoph Waltz For Pirates Of The Caribbean 5?

Christoph Waltz and Rebecca Hall may join 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales'.The 'Django Unchained' star is in line to play Captain Brand, the main villain in the new swashbuckling adventure starring...

Angelina Jolie, Steve Martin & Angela Lansbury Earn Honorary Recognition From The Academy’S Governors Awards

Angelina Jolie, Steve Martin and Angela Lansbury were honoured on Saturday, 16 November, night at the Academy’s Governors Awards, in a night where emotions ran high and the awards circuit got off to a start....

'The Book Thief'- A Film Adaptation Dealing With Nazi-era Germany, Review Round-up

'The Book Thief' is the latest Hollywood film adaptation to hit the big screen. The movie, which is based on the novel of the same name by Australian author Markus Zusak, was released this Friday...

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