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Imaginarium Kicks Off With U.s. Trailer, London Premiere

Sony won't be releasing the movie until Christmas day, but the U.S. trailer for Terry Gilliam's The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus , which includes Heath Ledger in his final role, hit the Internet on Wednesday....

Lindsay Lohan 'Abusing' Prescription Drugs

Lindsay Lohan's father claims she is addicted to prescription drugs.Michael Lohan - who has a history of drug abuse himself - wants to help the 'Mean Girls' actress beat her reliance on legal substances as...

Lohan's Dad: 'My Daughter Is On Prescription Drugs'

LINDSAY LOHAN's outspoken father MICHAEL has sensationally accused his daughter of harbouring a prescription drug habit - voicing his fears she will suffer the same fate as MICHAEL JACKSON and HEATH LEDGER.The Mean Girls star...

Troyer: 'Ledger's Death Helped Dr. Parnassus Movie'

VERNE TROYER is convinced the death of HEATH LEDGER was "almost meant to be" - because the impact his tragic passing had on THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS improved the final cut of the movie.Ledger...

Grieving Williams Blossomed Through Gardening

MICHELLE WILLIAMS took up gardening to help get over the death of her ex-fiance HEATH LEDGER.The Brokeback Mountain star split from Ledger months before he died from an accidental drug overdose in January 2008, but...

Williams: 'New Love Doesn't Mask The Pain Of Ledger Tragedy'

Actress MICHELLE WILLIAMS is struggling to find true love following the death of her ex-boyfriend HEATH LEDGER.The Brokeback Mountain star had split from the Aussie actor months before he died from an accidental drug overdose...

Lily Cole's Heath Tears

Lily Cole cried when filming her first scenes without Heath Ledger.The model-and-actress stars in 'The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus' - the movie the actor was working on when he died from an accidental drugs overdose...

Isaacs' Shock At Ledger's Death

JASON ISAACS was stunned to hear about the death of his THE PATRIOT co-star HEATH LEDGER - and immediately rang the movie's other stars to mourn the tragedy.The pair starred in the 2000 war movie,...

Gilliam Influenced By Ledger After Death

TERRY GILLIAM considered giving HEATH LEDGER a posthumous directing credit on THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR PARNASSUS - because the late star influenced the movie from beyond the grave.Ledger was shooting scenes for the film before...

Cruise's Bid To Complete Ledger's Final Film

TOM CRUISE offered to help complete HEATH LEDGER's final film role - but was rejected by director TERRY GILLIAM because he did not know the late star.Ledger was filming scenes for The Imaginarium of Dr...

Cole: 'Ledger Taught Me To Act'

LILY COLE owes her acting career to the late HEATH LEDGER - because he taught her the tricks of the trade while they were filming THE IMAGINARIUM OF DR PARNASSUS.The model landed a small role...

Laugh Lover Joseph Gordon-levitt

Joseph Gordon-Levitt thinks all the best movies are comedies.The '500 Days of Summer' actor - who plays lovelorn Tom Hansen in the new movie, a greetings card writer who gets his heart broken - is...

Ledger's Film To Get U.s. Release?

U.S. cinemagoers are one step closer to catching HEATH LEDGER's final film THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS on the big screen - Hollywood bosses are in advanced talks with a distributor to reel out the...

Ledger Video Premieres

HEATH LEDGER's hard-hitting animated video for indie rockers MODEST MOUSE has debuted online 18 months after the movie star's death.The actor started work on King Rat before his death in January 2008 and the promo...

Ledger's Modest Mouse Video To Premiere On Tuesday

A MODEST MOUSE video directed by late movie star HEATH LEDGER is to premiere online on Tuesday (04Aug09).The animated promo for King Rat will debut on MySpace.com. Oscar winner Ledger conceived the video's theme in...

Ledger Family Break 'Movie Fast'

Members of HEATH LEDGER's family were spotted at a film screening on Tuesday (28Jul09) - marking the first time the late actor's relatives have visited a cinema since his death.The star's grieving family refused to...

Ledger's Apartment Sold For $15 Million

The New York apartment where HEATH LEDGER died after suffering an accidental overdose has reportedly been sold in a foreclosure auction for $15 million (GBP10 million).Ledger was renting the downtown Manhattan apartment for $23,000 (GBP15,330)...

Debbie Rowe Launches Email Lawsuit

Debbie Rowe is suing a woman for leaking fabricated emails from her.Debbie - the ex-wife of late singer Michael Jackson and mother of his eldest two children Prince Michael I, 12, and Paris, 11 -...

Jackson's Death Upsets Ledger Family

HEATH LEDGER's family was heartbroken by the recent loss of MICHAEL JACKSON - because it reminded them of the late actor's death from an accidental overdose.The Brokeback Mountain star's father Kim was devastated upon learning...

Stars Invited To Join Oscars Organisation

HEATH LEDGER's ex-girlfriend MICHELLE WILLIAMS, CASEY AFFLECK and EMILY BLUNT are among the 134 stars and moviemakers who have been invited to become members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - the...

Depp Honours Ledger With Snorkelling Cove

JOHNNY DEPP has paid a personal tribute to the late HEATH LEDGER by naming a section of his private paradise island in the Bahamas after the tragic actor.The Pirates of the Caribbean star owns Little...

Gilliam: 'Ledger Inspired Me To Finish Fantasy Film'

TERRY GILLIAM has credited HEATH LEDGER with saving THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS, insisting the actor's untimely death pushed him to finish the fantasy film. Ledger died of an accidental prescription drug overdose in January of...

Gilliam Dedicates Imaginarium To Ledger's Energy

Terry Gilliam says the death of Heath Ledger sealed the fate of his new film The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus.Speaking as the fantasy film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival, the director explained he felt...

By on 23 May 2009

Ledger's Last Film Not A Big Hit Among Critics

HEATH LEDGER's final film has been given a lukewarm reception at the Cannes Film Festival - and many critics were shocked to see his character hanging from a London bridge with a rope around his...

How To Make A Movie When A Star Dies In Mid-production

At a news conference at the Cannes Film Festival following today's (Friday) screening of The Imaginarium of Dr. Parnassus , director Terry Gilliam and cast members were repeatedly questioned about how the death of co-star...

Movie Reviews The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus

Terry Gilliam has come a long way since the late '60s, when he admittedly became one of the original copyright infringers by cutting out photos and pictures from magazines and newspapers and using them inventively...

Bale Avoided Tv News After Ledger's Death

CHRISTIAN BALE refused to watch the news after his THE DARK KNIGHT co-star HEATH LEDGER died - fearing gossipy coverage would tarnish his memories of his friend. Bale was left stunned after Ledger, who played the...

Twilight Outshines Rivals In Mtv Movie Awards Shortlist

Vampire romance Twilight is leading the field for the 2009 MTV Movie awards, with seven nominations.The film - based on Stephenie Meyer's bestselling book - is up for the best movie award while leading man...

By on 05 May 2009

Ledger's Last Film To Hit Cannes

The film HEATH LEDGER was making when he died last year (08) is set to premiere at the upcoming Cannes Film Festival in France after becoming a last-minute screening. Film fans and the media are expected...

Tarantino And Cantona Up For Palme D'or

Quentin Tarantino's new film and a drama featuring former footballer Eric Cantona are among productions vying for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.Cannes chiefs Gilles Jacob and Thierry Fremaux unveiled a list of...

By on 23 April 2009

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