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Peta Bosses Celebrate Luck Axe

Animal rights bosses in the U.S. are celebrating after Dustin Hoffman's TV show Luck was axed following the death of three horses.The racing show's executive producers David Milch and Michael Mann announced on Wednesday (14Mar12)...

Hoffman's Tv Drama Runs Out Of Luck

The producers of Dustin Hoffman's hit TV series Luck have announced they will be ceasing production on the project following the death of a horse on Tuesday (13Mar12).The tragedy marked the third time in a...

Hoffman's Tv Drama Runs Out Of Luck

The producers of Dustin Hoffman's hit TV series Luck have announced they will be ceasing production on the project following the death of a horse on Tuesday (13Mar12).The tragedy marked the third time in a...

Luck Horseracing Scenes Halted After Latest Tragedy

TV bosses at Hbo have agreed to halt production on horse-related scenes in Dustin Hoffman's hit drama Luck to allow American Humane Association officials to conduct a thorough investigation into the death of a mare...

Hbo Film About Sarah Palin A Ratings Hit

The HBO film Game Change , which focuses on Sarah Palin's role as John McCain's running mate in 2008, chalked up the best ratings for the pay-TV channel for an original movie since 2004. Its...

Dustin Hoffman Drama 'Luck' Leaves Three Horses Dead

The new Dustin Hoffman television drama 'Luck' has agreed to stop using horses in filming after a third thoroughbred was injured and put down during production of the drama, reports the Bbc. Following the event...

Peta Bosses Demand Hoffman Stops Shooting Luck

Animal rights campaigners have taken aim at the bosses of Dustin Hoffman's new TV drama Luck and demanded a halt in filming after three horses died on the set.The Hbo show has been hit with...

Hoffman's Luck Hit By Another Horse Tragedy

Dustin Hoffman's new TV drama Luck has been hit by more bad luck - a third horse used in the show has been euthanized after it fell backwards and broke its neck on Tuesday (13Mar12).A...

Warner Bros To Acquire Bardem's The Dark Tower?

Warner Bros. are close to a deal to make 'The Dark Tower' starring Javier Bardem. The future of the project which tells the story of Roland Deschain (Bardem), the last surviving member of an order...

Game Change Director Defends Julianne Moore's Palin Portrayal

The director of the controversial Sarah Palin movie, Game Change, has spoken to Cbs News about the film, which aired on Sunday on Hbo. Palin is played by Julianne Moore, who has told reporters that...

Bristol Palin To Star In New Reality Tv Series

Bristol Palin is going to star in her own reality TV series on Lifetime, it has been announced. Bristol Palin, the daughter of former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, will be the subject of 'Bristol...

Hbo's Game Change History Or Propaganda

Another controversy is brewing over HBO's plans to air Game Change , a docudrama about the 2008 Republican campaign in general and the decision by John McCain to pick Sarah Palin as his running mate...

Sarah Palin's Protests Crushed As 'Game Change' Finds Strong Reviews

Sarah Palin may be angry about her own portrayal in the forthcoming Hbo movie 'Game Change,' but her protests seem to have had little effect on critics who gave the picture a fine response ahead...

Goldie Hawn Quits The Viagra Diaries

Goldie Hawn has dropped out of The Viagra Diaries. The Bird on a Wire star was supposed to be starring in the forthcoming Hbo pilot but Deadline.com announced yesterday (March 1, 2012) that she's quit...

Hawn Drops Out Of The Viagra Diaries

Actress Goldie Hawn has reportedly dropped out of her upcoming U.S. TV show The Viagra Diaries.Hawn has not been seen onscreen since the release of The Banger Sisters a decade ago (02) and she was...

Annasophia Robb Playing Carrie Bradshaw In Sex And The City Prequel

Annasophia Robb has been cast as the iconic Carrie Bradshaw in the Sex and the City spin-off The Carrie Diaries (Sarah Jessica Parker plays the role in the original series). The 18 year-old actress will...

Bill Maher's Obama Donation Amounts To $1 Million

The comedian Bill Maher has donated $1million to a pro- President Obama's Priorities USA Action campaign. He made the announcement at the end of his hour long special, CrazyStupidPolitics, which streamed live on Yahoo on...

Joe Manganiello Happy With True Blood Naked Scenes

'True Blood' star Joe Manganiello is happy to bare all for the show. The 35-year-old star plays werewolf Alcide Herveaux in the HBO series and has no problem with revealing his butt when he transforms...

Ricky Gervais' 'Life's Too Short' Walks Tall After Premiere

Following its run on British television, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant's latest comedy 'Life's Too Short' made its debut on American screens last night, February 19th, airing on the Hbo network. Starring Warwick Davis -...

Dustin Hoffman Was Warned: Television Causes Divorce

Dustin Hoffman says he was as surprised as anyone to find himself back on television, and admits he was warned to stay on the big-screen. The Hollywood actor appears in the new Michael Mann horse-racing...

Michael Mann To Direct Big Stone Grid

Michael Mann is set to direct 'The Big Stone Grid'.The director is in talks to helm the police drama, which is about two decorated detectives who uncover a terrifying extortion ring that operates within the...

Al Pacino Has Made "Indelible Mark On America", Says President Obama

Al Pacino isn't missing much from his trophy and awards cabinet; the legendary actor has an Academy Award for Best Actor, as well as two BaftAs in the same category and four Golden Globes -...

De La Huerta Dropped From Boardwalk Empire

Actress Paz De La Huerta has been axed from Martin Scorsese's award-winning TV drama series Boardwalk Empire.Cable network bosses at Hbo have decided not to renew the star's contract as Lucy Danziger, the ex-girlfriend of...

Hoffman's Luck Under Fire From Animal Rights Activists

TV bosses behind Dustin Hoffman's new thoroughbred racing drama Luck have come under fire from animal rights activists after two horses were put down due to injuries sustained on set.Luck production chiefs rescinded its American...

Hollywood Actor Ben Gazzara Dies, Aged 81

The American actor Ben Gazzara has died of pancreatic cancer, aged 81. The actor's attorney told reporters that Gazarra passed away at a Manhattan hospital. He leaves behind his wife of 30 years, Elke and...

Sarah Palin Election Portrayal 'Game Change' Trailer Previewed By Hbo

Sarah Palin is set to be caricatured on the big screen less than four years after the tumultuous events of 2008 which saw her become running mates with the United States' Republican Presidential candidate for...

Netflix Streaming Service Getting A Makeover

With the major studios making it virtually impossible for Netflix to offer new movies to its streaming subscribers after its deal with Starz ends on February 28, the company seems poised for a makeover, increasingly...

Cynthia Nixon Attracts Attention For Shaved Head

Cynthia Nixon, the American actress and star of the smash-hit Hbo series Sex and the City, has shaved her head for a forthcoming role in the Broadway play 'Wit'. The actress plays a poetry professor...

Cynthia Nixon Claims To Be Gay By Choice

Cynthia Nixon, the American actress best known for playing Miranda Hobbs in the Hbo series Sex and the City, has stirred up controversy by suggesting she is gay by choice. During an interview in Sunday's...

Lady Gaga Up For Glaad Award

Lady Gaga has been nominated for a Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) Media Award. The 25-year-old singer will do battle with 'The Voice' contestant Beverly McClellan, Girl in a Coma, Hunx and His...

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