Adrienne Bailon Among Celebrity Arrivals At The 2014 Fresh Air Fund Gala - Part 2

3rd June 2014 -

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Former lead singer of The Cheetah Girls Adrienne Bailon was among the many celebrity arrivals at the 2014 Fresh Air Fund Gala which took place at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York. She...

'Gotham' And 'Empire' Stars Among FOX Upfronts Arrivals - Part 6

14th May 2014 -

 Footage

Stars from various current and upcoming TV series all arrived at the special FOX Network Upfront presentation held at The Beacon Theater in New York. Among them were 'Gotham' stars Cory Michael Smith and Camren...

'Gravity,' 'American Hustle' and '12 Years A Slave' Scoop Major Wins At Critic's Choice Awards: Full Nominees & Winners

17th January 2014 -

 News

On the same day as the nominations for this year's Academy Awards ceremony were revealed, the latest instalment of the ongoing awards season went by at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California, where the...

Meryl Streep And Leonardo DiCaprio Among 2014 National Board Of Review Awards Gala Arrivals - Part 2

14th January 2014 -

 Footage

The 2014 National Board Of Review Awards Gala in New York was chock-full of Hollywood's biggest stars of the moment including 'The Wolf Of Wall Street' star and director Leonardo DiCaprio and Martin Scorsese, as...

Lee Daniels to direct Richard Pryor biopic

13th January 2014 -

 News

Lee Daniels is in talks to direct a Richard Pryor biopic.The filmmaker is looking to once again join forces with The Weinstein Company after the success of his 2013 hit 'The Butler', with the production...

A Week In Movies: Catching Fire premieres, Portman dodges the paps, Jolie is Maleficent, Farrell travels in time and Wahlberg is buzzing

15th November 2013 -

 News

The big event this week was the world premiere on Monday night of the new Hunger Games movie Catching Fire, with the entire cast on the red carpet in Leicester Square. Early word on the...

Oprah Winfrey refused to get 'buck naked' in The Butler

15th November 2013 -

 News

Oprah Winfrey refused to get ''buck naked'' for 'The Butler'.The talk show host - who plays Gloria in the historical fiction drama - was adamant she wasn't going to bare her flesh in a romantic...

The Butler

14th November 2013 -

 Movie Review

This is an strangely slushy movie from Lee Daniels, whose last two films (Precious and The Paperboy) bristled with unexpected life. By contrast, this star-packed drama uses a true story to trace the Civil Rights...

Alex Pettyfer for gay action movie?

14th October 2013 -

 News

Alex Pettyfer is being eyed to star in an action movie with gay leads.'The Butler' director Lee Daniels has outlined his intentions to cast the 'Magic Mike' hunk and a young black actor in a...

'Riddick' Shines At The Top Of A Weak Box Office Weekend With $18.7 Mil Debut

9th September 2013 -

 News

The third instalment of the 'Riddick' series, this time called Riddick, has shot to the top of the US Box Office on it's opening weekend with estimated takings of $18.7 million. In what has been...

Weekend Box Office: "Riddick" Triumphs Over First Fall Weekend For Hollywood

9th September 2013 -

 News

It was a tense fight, but this weekend’s box office goes to the Vin Diesel sci-fi action Riddick, meaning Lee Daniels’ The Butler has finished its three-week run. Riddick made $18.7 making it the first...

'The Butler' Gives Rivals The Brush Off Over Labor Day Weekend: Why Is Lee Daniel's Movie So Successful?

3rd September 2013 -

 News

The first shaky reports of the Labor Day holiday box office taking couldn't decide whether Lee Daniel's The Butler or Morgan Spurlock's One Direction documentary This Is Us had sold the most movie tickets across...

The Labor Day Box Office Round-Up: Which Film "Cleaned Up" Over The Record Weekend?

2nd September 2013 -

 News

This year's Labor Day box office takings marked a record year for Hollywood, with an estimated $156 million paid to see movies across the national holiday weekend. One film "steamed" ahead over the weekend to...

'The Butler' Serves Up $17 Million Box-Office To Remain No.1

27th August 2013 -

 News

The Butler, the star-studded historical drama by director Lee Daniels, has topped the North American box office for a second week with $17 million in takings, reports BBC News.Forest Whitaker [L] and Cuba Gooding Jr...

'The Butler' Gives Competitors The Brush-Off In First Weekend Success

19th August 2013 -

 News

The Butler has outperformed all of its rivals upon its first weekend, having been released on 16th August to much nodding from critics and $25 million (£15.9m) earned. The film showcases an all-star cast, who...

'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Beats 'Kick-Ass 2' And 'Jobs' In US Weekend Box Office

19th August 2013 -

 News

Lee Daniels' The Butler has defeated other newcomers Kick-Ass 2 and Jobs in the US Weekend Box Office. The Butler has headed straight to number one whilst Kick-Ass 2 and Jobs have respectively gained 4th...

Plot Twist: "Lee Daniels' The Butler" Beats Out "Kick-Ass 2" For Weekend Box Office

18th August 2013 -

 News

In a surprising turn of events, it was Lee Daniels’ The Butler and not Kick-Ass 2 that took the Friday box office. The historicald drama, which tracks the life of White House butler Cecil gaines...

Kick-Ass 2 Looks Like The Biggest Box Office Earner Heading Into The Weekend

16th August 2013 -

 News

We won’t know the final figures of the weekend box office until, quite obviously, the end of the weekend, but right now, the fight between Kick-Ass 2 and Lee Daniels’ The Butler is looking pretty...

Lee Daniels on ‘Well Known’ Actors in The Butler – Specifically, Oprah Winfrey

16th August 2013 -

 News

The Butler – officially known as Lee Daniel’s The Butler – has been well-received by the critics of late. Particularly lauded has been the all-star cast, but the decision to cast such a famous bunch...

Lee Daniels' 'The Butler' Already Aiming At The Distant Glow Of The Oscars

15th August 2013 -

 News

Lee Daniels’ The Butler will only see its US-wide release tomorrow (August 16), but the film, telling the story of a White House butler, who saw eight presidents come and go during his residency, is...

The Butler Movie Looks Ready To Be The First Major Oscar Contender Of The Year

10th August 2013 -

 News

The Butler movie could very well be the first real contender for next year's Academy Awards when it is released next Friday (16 August) as critics have already singled the film out as a wonderfully...

A Week In Movies: Ford Joins The Expendables, Thor Strikes Back, And Get Ready For The Biopics

9th August 2013 -

 News

The big news this week was that Harrison Ford will join the Expendables for their third film adventure. Sylvester Stallone tweeted the announcement, then went on to mention that Bruce Willis won't be around this...

Liev Schreiber And Naomi Watts Snapped On The Red Carpet At 'The Butler' Premiere - Part 6

9th August 2013 -

 Footage

Liev Schreiber and his partner Naomi Watts were among the star arrivals at the New York premiere of 'The Butler'. Liev played the part of President Lyndon B. Johnson in the flick, while Naomi is...

Lee Daniels' The Butler" Premiere Gathers Celebrities For Some Heavy Social Commentary [Trailer] [Pictures]

7th August 2013 -

 News

Lee Daniels has earned his reputation as the director of difficult, socially loaded pictures and his latest, The Butler, is no exception to the rule. The film, based on a true story, details the life...

Lee Daniel's 'The Butler' Is A Clear Oscar Contender [Stills + Clips]

6th August 2013 -

 News

Hollywood and the film industry seem more confident in taking on the issue of slavery in a cinematic context. Last year saw Django Unchained and Lincoln prove popular, and this year will see more films...

Oprah And Forest Hit 'The Butler' NY Premiere, While Mariah Carey Makes A Fashion Statement Out Of An Arm Injury [Photos]

6th August 2013 -

 News

'The Butler' looks set to be one of the most memorable movies of the year with an all-star cast that glittered on the red carpet at the New York premiere last night (August 5th...

The Butler

6th August 2013 -

 Video

Cecil Gaines is a modest and dedicated butler at the White House who manages to make for himself a respectable career despite his underprivileged upbringing and cotton farm roots. Starting out as a regular kitchen...

Lee Daniels' Battle With Warner Over 'The Butler' Title Continues Via Email

4th July 2013 -

 News

Bad things happen when Warner Bros. gets crossed regarding copyright, that much is a given, but director Lee Daniels isn’t letting the company intimidate him. While the case against his movie The Butler is slowly...

Forest Whitaker As 'The Butler' Could Be A Recipe For Success [Trailer]

23rd May 2013 -

 News

The first trailer for 'Precious' director Lee Daniels' new movie The Butler starring Forest Whitaker has rolled out online. It has always been assumed that Harvey Weinstein believes the film is one of his better...

The Butler

23rd May 2013 -

 Video

Cecil Gains is a devoted White House butler who grew up on a simple cotton farm where he and other black workers were not treated with any respect by their white counterparts. From a simple...

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