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James Mcavoy To Star In Escape

James McAvoy has been cast in Colm McCarthy's new film 'Escape'.The 'Split' actor will star as a professor who decides to stay in the war zone of Yugoslavia in 1992 to continue teaching but his...

Kevin Spacey 'Fifteenth Choice' To Host Tony Awards

Kevin Spacey will host this year's Tony Awards but claims he was the ''15th choice'' for the job.The 'Usual Suspects' actor - who previously won a Tony in 1991 after starring in 'Lost in Yonkers'...

Michael Douglas And Glenn Close Reunite On Broadway

The Wall Street star was among the guests in the audience at New York City's Palace Theatre as Glenn reprised her role as Norma Desmond for the show revival, and he headed backstage...

Stars To Protest U.s. Immigration Rules With Screening Of Iranian Film

The Oscar-nominated film's director Asghar Farhadi announced he won't be attending the Oscars on 26 February (17), after U.S. President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning his countrymen from entering the U.S....

Glenn Close: 'There's Less Opportunities For Older Actresses'

The 69-year-old has enjoyed a steady flow of work in recent years, but she insists it's because she has looked to other areas in Hollywood to perform. "If you're talking about...

Tom Cruise And Five Other Huge Stars Who've Never Won An Oscar

Awards season is nearly upon us, with the film industry gearing up for its annual round of back-slapping and palm-greasing, as well as honouring the most significant works that Hollywood and beyond has had to...

Ralph Fiennes Leads Winners At Star-studded Theatre Awards

Countless famous faces attended the prize giving, recognising the best performances and plays in U.K. theatres over the past year, at London's Old Vic Theatre.Theatre veteran Ralph was honoured for his performances in The Master...

Glenn Close Reprising Sunset Boulevard Role On Broadway

The Fatal Attraction star originated the part in the 1994 Broadway production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical and she will return to the stage at Broadway's Palace Theatre for a limited 16-week run...

Glenn Close Among Evening Standard Theatre Awards Contenders

The prizegiving, which will honour the best performances and plays in U.K. theatres over the past year, will take place at London's Old Vic theatre on 13 November (16). Close's performance as...

Eddie Murphy To Receive Career Achievement Award

Eddie Murphy will receive the Hollywood Career Achievement Award at the Hollywood Film Awards next month.The 'Nutty Professor' star will receive the accolade in recognition of his ''spectacular'' career at the ceremony, which takes place...

Karen Gillan Has 'Huge' Role In Guardians Vol. 2

Karen Gillan's Nebula is a ''huge character'' in the 'Guardians of the Galaxy' sequel. The film's director James Gunn has taken to his Twitter account to spill that Nebula is going to be at the...

Glenn Close Donates $75,000 After Orlando Shooting

The 69-year-old actress made the generous contribution to the Mental Health Association of Central Florida organisation, which will use the money to fund counselling for those affected and impacted after Omar Mateen opened fire in...

David Schwimmer's Celeb Spot At The Great Wall Of China

The former Friends star visited the country with a friend recently for work, but made sure to set aside some time to see the sights. He and his pal arrived at the Great Wall at...

Rose Byrne: 'People Think I'm Emma Watson!'

The Australian actress has quickly become one of the most in-demand stars in Hollywood, with roles in hit movies such as the first two Insidious films and the X-Men reboots raising her profile. However, there...

Glenn Close's Sunset Boulevard Earns Rave Reviews

The Andrew Lloyd Webber musical originally opened in London in 1993, with Glenn taking on the central role of Norma Desmond, a fading film star who ensnares a down-on-his-luck screenwriter, when it transferred...

The Oscar Winners That Never Were: 12 Stars Who Are Still Waiting

That familiar anti-climactic feeling has hit following the 88th Academy Award winner announcements. That's the last we'll hear about last year's blockbusters and now we can look forward to another year of iconic filmmaking. Leonardo...

Sunset Boulevard Remake In The Works

Andrew Lloyd Webber's stage show, which originally opened in London in 1993, is based on the 1950 film noir of the same name starring William Holden and Gloria Swanson. Close took on...

Michael Douglas Toasted By Celebrity Friends At Award Luncheon

The Hollywood veteran is set to receive the Career Achievement Award at the 15th annual AARP Magazine Movies For Grownups Gala in Los Angeles on 8 February (16). Michael's prize was toasted...

Glenn Close Using Sister's Story To Raise Awareness For Mental Illness

The Fatal Attraction star's sibling, Jessie, was diagnosed with bipolar depression in 2004, and a decade later Close launched Bring Change 2 Mind because she felt it was important to combat the stigma...

Glenn Close & David Shaw Divorce After Nine Years Of Marriage

Glenn Close and David Shaw have divorced after nine years of marriage. The divorce was finalised over the summer but Close’s representative only confirmed their split on Thursday (14th September).Glenn Close at Variety's Power of...

Glenn Close Divorced For Third Time

The Fatal Attraction star actress tied the knot with the venture capitalist in February 2006, but the union is now over, a representative has confirmed to People.com. It is believed the primary...

Glenn Close Divorces Third Husband

Glenn Close and David Shaw have divorced after nine years of marriage. The 68-year-old actress and venture capitalist David, her third husband, ended their marriage quietly over the summer, with Glenn moving back to New...

Glenn Close Confirmed For West End Revival Of Sunset Boulevard

The production, based on the 1950s film noir, originally opened in London in 1993, and Close took on the central role of Norma Desmond, a fading film star who ensnares a down-on-his-luck screenwriter,...

Andrew Lloyd Webber Plotting Sunset Boulevard Reunion With Glenn Close

The Cats creator is hoping to bring the production back to the stage in London's West End, 22 years after it first opened in the British capital's famed theatre district, and he wants...

Fatal Attraction To Be Adapted For Tv Series

The 1987 film, about an illicit affair which turns into a stalking nightmare, is being turned into a series by former Mad Men executive producers Maria and Andre Jacquemetton, who will also write...

Glenn Close Remembers Robin Williams As She Accepts Award For Mental Health Activism

The Fatal Attraction star delivered an emotional speech as she took to the podium at the annual event, where she was recognised for her efforts in raising awareness of mental illness and working...

Glenn Close Pays Tribute To Late Mother

Actress Glenn Close has paid tribute to her mother Bettine following her death on Monday (23Feb15), aged 90.The Fatal Attraction star's mum, socialite and philanthropist Bettine Moore Close, passed away in her sleep at the...

Glenn Close Halted Broadway Show To Tackle Nosebleed

Actress Glenn Close had to halt a recent production of her Broadway play A Delicate Balance after suffering from a nosebleed.The veteran actress stars opposite John Lithgow as a married couple trying to keep its...

Rose Byrne's Career Frustration

Rose Byrne sometimes thinks about quitting acting.The 'Bridesmaids' actress finds it ''frustrating'' having to constantly prove herself but though she occasionally considers turning her back on showbusiness, she doesn't think she would find anything else...

Glenn Close And John Lithgow Remember Mike Nichols Onstage

Glenn Close and John Lithgow paid tribute to late director Mike Nichols onstage following a performance of their Broadway play A Delicate Balance.The Graduate moviemaker passed away on Wednesday (19Nov14) at the age of 83,...

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