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London Has Fallen Tops U.k. Box Office Despite Criticism

The Olympus Has Fallen follow-up, which also stars Morgan Freeman and Aaron Eckhart, was savaged in U.K. reviews and received condemnation from those affected by the 7/7 London bombings because of its scenes...

Gerard Butler Feared Film Had Killed His Aunt

The 46-year-old actor is known for starring in action movies, with the most recent being London Has Fallen - the sequel to 2013's Olympus Has Fallen. Gerard took his two aunts as his guests to...

Gerard Butler Pushed Limits With London Has Fallen

The temptation to spin it into a franchise was too great to resist. Now the action shifts to London for more Taken-style violence. "Everybody got to break out in this movie really," says Butler of...

Gerard Butler Says He Initially Feared That 'London Has Fallen' Might Touch A Nerve

Ahead of the release of his latest disaster movie London Has Fallen, Gerard Butler has admitted that he feared that the terrorism-centred action flick might strike a raw nerve with British audiences.At the Los Angeles...

Gerard Butler Feared London Has Fallen Terrorism Backlash

The film, which is a sequel to 2013 action release Olympus Has Fallen, centres around a plot to assassinate world leaders.Although Gerard's United States Secret Service agent character Mike Banning is intent on foiling the...

Gods Of Egypt Pulled From U.k. Release - Report

The movie, which was the centre of a "whitewashing" controversy after white actors were cast in Egyptian roles, became the biggest American box office flop of 2016 following its release last week (ends26Feb16)....

Gerard Butler Injured On Very First Day Of Acting

The Olympus Has Fallen star was struck in the eye by a wooden chisel while performing in a Shakespeare play, and he initially feared the injury could cost him his vision....

Angela Bassett Was Nervous Wreck In Helicopter Shoot

The 57-year-old reprises her role as the Director of the Secret Service in the sequel to Antoine Fuqua's 2013 release Olympus Has Fallen, and the star admits filming scenes up in the air...

Gods Of Egypt Director Slams Critics After Box Office Flop

The moviemaker's latest fantasy movie first came under fire for "whitewashing" when it was announced Gerard Butler and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau had been cast in Egyptian roles. The $140 million (£100 million)...

Newcomer Bryan Larkin Impressed By Great Scot Gerard Butler On Film Set

A neighbour told Bryan to say hello to Gerard if he ever met the hunk, but he brushed the comment off as wishful thinking, only to meet the actor weeks later when they...

Gods Of Egypt Director Apologises For Lack Of Diversity In Casting

The movie, about gods on a mythical quest in Egypt, has come under fire over the casting of Gerard Butler, Courtney Eaton and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in starring roles, and Proyas is now acknowledging...

Rough And Ready: Danny Dyer Plus 10 More Unlikely Future James Bonds

After a rather lukewarm critical reception in comparison to its predecessor, 'Spectre' has left us feeling that the whole James Bond franchise could do with shaking up a bit. And what better way to do...

Gerard Butler Returns To Defend The UK In 'London Has Fallen' [Trailer]

Following the close call the White House and the President was exposed to at the hands of North Korean maniacs in 'Olympus Has Fallen', terrorists turn their attentions to the UK in the tense sequel...

Gerard Butler's New Movie Criticised By Terrorism Victims Group

The Scottish actor leads the cast in the sequel to his 2013 thriller Olympus Has Fallen, and in the new film his character works to prevent a terrorist attack on world leaders gathered...

Theo James Is The New Face Of Hugo Boss

Theo James is the new face of Hugo Boss. The 'Divergent' actor has been signed on as an ambassador of the brand's fragrances and has already starred in his first ad campaign for the label...

Gerard Butler Splashes Out On Scottish Home

Gerard Butler has bought a bachelor pad in Scotland.The 'Olympus Has Fallen' actor has splashed out £582,000 on the luxurious three-bedroom property, which is located near Giffnock in south Glasgow.The 45-year-old star - who was...

Sam Worthington Signs On For Den Of Thieves

Sam Worthington is to star in 'Den of Thieves'.The 'Avatar' actor has signed up to appear alongside Gerard Butler in the heist movie, which has been in development since 1998 but will now start shooting...

Homer's 'Odyssey' Adaptation: 6 Actors Who Would Be Perfect As Odysseus

Homer's Odyssey finally has the epic (pun more definitely intended) directing, writing and producing team it deserves. Fresh from working on The Hunger Games trilogy, Francis Lawrence is set to direct, Peter Craig to write...

Gerard Butler Engaged?

Garard Butler has sparked rumours he's got engaged. The 45-year-old actor's girlfriend Morgan Brown has fuelled speculation he has popped the question after she was spotted sporting a diamond sparkler on her left ring finger...

Gerard Butler Moves In With Morgan Brown

Gerard Butler has moved in with Morgan Brown.The 45-year-old actor, who started dating the interior designer earlier this year, is reportedly completely smitten with the brunette beauty and is planning to propose after just three...

Michael Fassbender Dates Swedish Co-star?

Michael Fassbender is reportedly ''casually dating'' Alicia Vikander.The 37-year-old actor, who enjoyed a brief fling with Gerard Butler's ex-girlfriend Madalina Ghenea earlier this year, has been ''spending a lot of time'' with his co-star in...

Jason Sudeikis 'Not Allowed' To Work Without Jennifer Aniston

Jason Sudeikis has joked he's ''not allowed'' to make movies without Jennifer Aniston.The 39-year-old actor has starred alongside the 'Friends' actress in three movies in as many years - 'Horrible Bosses', 'We're The Millers' and...

Lena Dunham, Gwyneth Paltrow And Gerard Butler Take On Not-so-constructive Criticism On Jimmy Kimmel's Mean Tweets

If you’re one of those people, who like to tweet snarky comments at your favourite celebrities, you’re probably already familiar with Jimmy Kimmel’s segment Celebrities Read Mean Tweets. And if not, well, let me introduce...

Gerard Butler Pokes Fun At Jennifer Lopez Over Hollywood Film Awards Slip-up

Jennifer Lopez became the butt of Gerard Butler's jokes on Friday night (14Nov14) after the singer/actress made a mess of her presentation speech at the Hollywood Film Awards.The superstar took to the stage at the...

A Week In Movies: Interstellar Premieres In L.a. And London, Radcliffe Talks Horns, Film Crews Hit The Streets In London And New York, Longer Trailers For Into The Woods, Paddington And Avengers 2

Christopher Nolan's hotly anticipated sci-fi epic Interstellar held its world premiere in Los Angeles this week, followed by a European premiere in London. The blue carpet events brought out Nolan and his cast, including Matthew...

Katherine Heigl Doesn't Think She's 'Rude'

Katherine Heigl doesn't think she is ''rude''.The '27 Dresses' star - who has worked with big Hollywood names including Gerard Butler and Ashton Kutcher in the past - hit back at allegations that she is...

Swedish Director In Talks To Take On Olympus Sequel

Gerard Butler's Olympus Has Fallen sequel is close to landing a new director as Swede Babak Najafi is in talks to replace Fredrik Bond, who exited the project earlier this month (Sep14).The film, which is...

Gerard Butler Sparks Rumours Of New Romance

Actor Gerard Butler has sparked rumours of a new romance after he was photographed kissing a mystery woman in California.The Olympus Has Fallen star was snapped paddle boarding in Malibu on Thursday (25Sep14) with the...

Director Quits Olympus Has Fallen Sequel

Gerard Butler's Olympus Has Fallen sequel has been left without a director weeks before the production was set to start shooting in England.Fredrik Bond has quit the project, citing creative differences, according to Variety....

Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Aniston Say Farewell To Chelsea Handler

Sandra Bullock, Jennifer Aniston and Miley Cyrus were among the stars that joined Chelsea Handler on the final episode of 'Chelsea Lately' last night (26.08.14).The 39-year-old funnywoman - who quit the E! talk show earlier...

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