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Kate Winslet's Movie Nightmares

Kate Winslet had nightmares after filming 'The Mountain Between Us'.The 41-year-old actress - who has kids Mia, 16, and Joe, 13, from past marriages and three-year-old Bear with husband Ned Rocknroll - stars with Idris...

Joe Dempsie Prefers Jack O'connell As James Bond Rather Than Tom Hiddleston

Joe Dempsie would rather see Jack O'Connell play James Bond than Tom Hiddleston.The 30-year-old actor - who shot to fame as Chris in E4's hit show 'Skins', which starred O'Connell in a later series -...

Idris Elba Wants Matthew Mcconaughey To Join Marvel

Idris Elba wants Matthew McConaughey to play a young Odin in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.The 44-year-old actor has been starring as Heimdall since the first 'Thor' movie back in 2011 and would like to see...

Idris Elba Explains The Lure Of The Dark Tower

The film has been in the works for more than a decade, and its path to the cinema has been rocky. The first hurdle came with the casting of Idris Elba in the lead role,...

Kate Winslet Felt 'Scared' Filming The Mountain Between Us

Kate Winslet felt ''scared'' filming 'The Mountain Between Us'. The 41-year-old actress portrays Alex Martin in the romantic based on Charles Martin's survival thriller novel of the same name, and the star has admitted the...

Idris Elba Clashes With Daughter

Idris Elba gets a ''hard time'' from his daughter.The 44-year-old actor - who has Isan, 15, with ex-wife Kim Norgaard and Winston, three, with former girlfriend Naiyana Garth - is close to his eldest child,...

Matthew Mcconaughey's Devilish Quality Landed Him Dark Tower

Matthew McConaughey's ''devilish quality'' landed him his role in 'Dark Tower'.The Oscar-winning actor stars as the Man in Black, aka Walter Padick, in director Nikolaj Arcel's adaptation of Steven King's fantasy saga, and he had...

Idris Elba Faced 'Homelessness Once'

Idris Elba faced ''homelessness once''. The 44-year-old actor has admitted at one point in his life he had to find another place to stay the night because he did not have a home to go...

Idris Elba Can't Switch Off

Idris Elba finds it hard to switch off.The 'Dark Tower' star admits it is difficult for him to ''sit still'' and he says he is always working, no matter what time it is or where...

Idris Elba Misses His 'Anonymity'

Idris Elba misses the ''anonymity'' he used to have before he became an actor. The 44-year-old actress embarked on a career in the entertainment industry in 1995, and he has admitted for the past two...

'The Dark Tower' Slated By Critics

One of the biggest movies of this summer is the long-awaited 'The Dark Tower' film adaptation, based on the stories told by acclaimed author Stephen King is his eight book novel series. Idris Elba steps...

Idris Elba: Craig Clever In $150m Bond Move

Idris Elba thinks Daniel Craig was ''very clever'' holding out for $150 million to play James Bond again. The 'Dark Tower' star was one of the actors linked to the role when it looked as...

Idris Elba Doing Google Translate Songs Is The Best Thing You'll See Today

If you've ever used Google translate to change song lyrics into a foreign language and then back again, you'll know how funny the new lyrics turn out. That's exactly what Idris Elba was in for...

Idris Elba 'Loves' Experimenting With His Style

Idris Elba ''loves'' experimenting with his style. The 44-year-old actor has admitted he ''loves'' fashion and exploring various trends and styles, which saw him opt for a ''preppy'' look as he adorned a Gucci suit...

Idris Elba's Rear Award Mocked By Matthew Mcconaughey

Matthew McConaughey calls Idris Elba ''the ass of class''. The 'Dark Tower' actor has been poking fun at his co-star after he was named Rear of the Year last week, but after giving him the...

Denis Villeneuve Linked To James Bond Movie

Denis Villeneuve, Yann Demange and David Mackenzie are all in the running to direct the next James Bond movie.It was revealed on Monday (24.07.17) that the 25th Bond movie will be released in November 2019...

'The Dark Tower' Tv Series Will Include Idris Elba

For a decade now, Akiva Goldsman has been working on bringing Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' novel series to the small screen, alongside fellow talents Ron Howard and Brian Grazer. With a sequel to the...

Idris Elba Won't Marry Again

Idris Elba doesn't want to get married again.The 44-year-old actor has been divorced twice - first from Kim Norgaard, with whom he shares son Isan, and then Sonya Nicole Hamlin, who he was married to...

Mark Smith Praises 'Real' Star Idris Elba

Former 'Gladiators' star Mark 'Rhino' Smith says Idris Elba is one of the most ''real'' actors around.The 47-year-old muscle man - who shot to fame on the UK version of the sports challenge show and...

Christopher Nolan Wants To Direct The Next James Bond Film

Christopher Nolan wants to direct a James Bond movie.The 'Dunkirk' filmmaker has already spoken to James Bond producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson about taking the helm of the upcoming instalment of the spy...

Idris Elba Casts Former Gladiator Mark 'Rhino' Smith In Yardie

Idris Elba has cast former 'Gladiators' Mark 'Rhino' Smith in his new movie 'Yardie'.The 44-year-old 'Guerrilla' actor will be making his directorial debut on the project - which is based on the 1992 novel by...

Idris Elba Admits To A 'Clash Of Conscience' Over Gunslinger Role

Idris Elba suffered a ''clash of conscience'' about playing a gunslinger in 'The Dark Tower'.The London-born actor has admitted to having had second thoughts about accepting the role of Roland Deschain in the Western movie,...

Idris Elba Felt He 'Wasn't Even Living Anymore' After His Dad's Death

Idris Elba felt like he ''wasn't even living anymore'' after his father's death.The 'Beasts of No Nation' star was devastated when he lost his dad Winston and says he became a ''robot'' with his work.He...

Idris Elba Set For James Bond?

Barbara Broccoli has launched a project to tackle racism in the British film industry.The 57-year-old filmmaker, who has helmed multiple James Bond films including 'Skyfall', has joined with 'Star Wars' producer Kathleen Kennedy to tackle...

Kate Winslet Stopped From Filming With A Mountain Lion On New Movie

Kate Winslet's husband didn't want her to shoot a scene with a mountain lion for her latest movie.The 41-year-old Academy Award winner stars opposite Idris Elba in plane crash survival story 'The Mountain Between Us'...

Kate Winslet Would Love To Work To Leonardo Dicaprio Again

Kate Winslet wants to work with Leonardo DiCaprio again - when she's 70.The Oscar-winning actors became firm friends when they worked on James Cameron's 1997 box office sensation 'Titanic' and they reunited a decade later...

Get Your Coat, Idris Elba - 'Luther' Is Coming Back

It's finally been confirmed that Idris Elba will return as DCI John Luther in a forthcoming fifth series that is thought to air sometime next year. It's been a year and a half since the...

Kate Winslet Wanders The Wilderness With Idris Elba In 'The Mountain Between Us'

Nobody likes to have their flight cancelled, especially when it means missing your own wedding or someone else's emergency surgery. But when fate seemingly gives you a way out, it can really put your initial...

Idris Elba Starts Shooting Directorial Debut 'Yardie'

Idris Elba has started filming his directorial debut 'Yardie'.The 'Guerrilla' actor will be shooting the new film, which is based on the 1992 debut novel by Jamaican-born British writer Victor Headley of the same name,...

Idris Elba's Open Auditions Shut Down By Police

Idris Elba's open auditions were shut down by police after hundreds of wannabe actors turned up.The 'Luther' actor advertised looking for people to star as ''paid extras'' in his latest movie and for them to...

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