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Elizabeth Banks Returning To Direct Pitch Perfect 3

The star's first feature as a director, Pitch Perfect 2, proved to be a huge hit, earning $285.2 million (£178.3 million) to date worldwide following its release earlier this year (15), making it...

What Should You Watch This Halloween? 2015 Horror Films Ranked

It's almost Halloween and, if you're staying in, you're going to have to go through that difficult process of deciding what film to put on. 2015 has seen rather a few horror movies, but it...

'Goosebumps' Scares Its Way To The Top Of Us Box Office, Knocking Off 'The Martian'

Jack Black’s Goosebumps has taken the top spot at the US box office this weekend, amassing $23.5 million from 3,501 theatres. The family-friendly horror comedy is based on R. L. Stine’s series of books and...

Goosebumps Tops North American Box Office

The action comedy, starring Jack Black as author R.L. Stine, has earned $23.5 million (£14.7 million), overtaking last week's number one, The Martian, which places second with $21.5 million (£13.4 million). Celebrating...

Jack Black Watched School Of Rock With His Sons As A Birthday Treat

The Kung Fu Panda star hates to watch himself on film and doesn't push his movies on his children, but he made an exception on his birthday because he felt it was time...

Amy Poehler And Jack Black Cover Bette Midler Song For Heartbroken Fan

Black and his Tenacious D partner Kyle Gass hosted their third annual Festival Supreme event, and the star-studded line-up included the former Parks and Recreation star, who took to the stage at the...

Jack Black On His Teenage Drug Use & His Brother’S Tragic Death

Jack Black, in a recent interview, discussed his substance abuse during his teenage years. The comedy actor may play light-hearted roles on-screen, in films such as School of Rock and Gulliver’s Travels, but he’s certainly...

Jack Black Opens Up About Brother's Death

The School of Rock star is known for his comedy talents, but he admits his early career years were marred by drugs, divorce and the death of his sibling Howard, aged 31....

Jack Black Haunted By Brothers Death From Aids

Jack Black is still coming to terms with losing his brother to AIDS in 1989. The 46-year-old actor and musician admitted he is still haunted by the suffering his beloved sibling - who was a...

David Letterman Joins Climate Change Show

David Letterman's first TV role following his 'Late Show' departure has been announced.The 68-year-old presenter will join the second series of climate change documentary show, 'Years of Living Dangerously' as a reporter, where he will...

Jack Black Criticises Australian Prime Minister Over Gay Marriage

The Australian leader's party is against legalising gay marriage in the country, and this week (beg10Aug15) ministers ruled not to allow a free vote on the issue in parliament, while Abbott has declared...

Morgan Freeman And Jack Black Back Nuclear Deal

The actors have teamed up with anti-nuclear organisation Global Zero to pledge their support for Obama's long-awaited deal with Iran, which aims to prevent the Middle Eastern country from developing nuclear weapons....

Boy George Reteams With Jack Black At Culture Club Gig

The flamboyant singer bonded with Black over their shared love of The Doors on Monday (20Jul15), when they were both guests on U.S. talk show Conan. They then showed off their knowledge...

Jack Black Begs Hbo Bosses To Pick Up His New Tv Comedy

The School of Rock star plays a lowly U.S. Foreign Service official caught up in an international incident in Pakistan in the new series, which also features Tim Robbins and Pablo Schreiber, and...

Jack Black Keen To Slim Down After Bandmate's Weightloss

The School of Rock star admits he's upset by the fact he is now the heavyweight in the band following Gass' recent weightloss. Black says, "He's, like, 225 pounds right now, and...

Boy George And Jack Black Team Up For The Doors Tv Tribute

The School of Rock star and Karma Chameleon singer confessed to being huge fans of The Doors during guest appearances on Conan, prompting show host Conan O'Brien to suggest they belt out one...

Tim Robbins Gave Jack Black Two Career Breaks

The pair has reunited onscreen for new political comedy series The Brink, but Robbins admits his history with Black goes way back to the School of Rock actor's childhood. The 56 year...

Stars Honour Steve Martin At Afi Gala

The Father of the Bride star was handed the AFI's 43rd Life Achievement Award by previous winner Mel Brooks during a ceremony in Los Angeles on Thursday night (04Jun15). Fellow funnyman Black...

Jack Black Brought To Tears With Uganda Red Nose Day Visit

The Tenacious D star was one of the many celebrities who lent their support to the fundraiser, which was the first of its kind in the U.S., after three decades of success in...

Jack Black Was Unsure About Tackling Poverty In Uganda For Red Nose Day Appeal

The King Kong star was recruited by officials to take part in the U.S. launch of the annual British charity telethon, and they wanted to send him to the slums of Kampala to...

Jack Black Appreciates His Wife More

Jack Black appreciates his wife more as he gets older.The 45-year-old actor, who has been married to 43-year-old musician Tanya Haden for nine years, is happy to be in a committed relationship and says her...

Brad Pitt Hurts Face

Brad Pitt bruised his face falling over in flip-flops.The 'Tree of Life' actor stepped out at the Light Up the Blues Concert in Hollywood for Autism on Saturday (25.04.15) with a huge mark across his...

Brad Pitt Sports Large Bruise At Autism Research Benefit

The Meet Joe Black star joined guests such as Christina Applegate, Amy Brenneman and host Jack Black at Hollywood's 3rd annual Light Up the Blues Concert, where he took to the stage with...

Neil Patrick Harris Hosts In Underwear

Neil Patrick Harris stripped to his underwear while presenting the Academy Awards.The Oscars presenter paid homage to one of the evening's biggest winner, 'Birdman' - which picked up four awards - by stepping out on...

Neil Patrick Harris Hosts In Underwear

Neil Patrick Harris stripped to his underwear while presenting the Academy Awards.The Oscars presenter paid homage to one of the evening's biggest winner, 'Birdman' - which picked up four awards - by stepping out on...

Nick Jonas To Host 2015 Kids' Choice Awards

Nick Jonas will host the 2015 Kids' Choice Awards. The 22-year-old singer appears to have confirmed he will be fronting the ceremony - which was presented by Mark Wahlberg last year - by posting a...

Alice Cooper Joins The Foo Fighters On Stage In Los Angeles

Alice Cooper made a special guest appearance at a Foo Fighters concert.The 'Poison' hitmaker joined the band's frontman, Dave Grohl, on stage at The Forum in Los Angeles last night (10.01.15) for a surprise Foo...

Craig Ferguson Wraps Up Final Late Late Show With Starry Sing-along

Jack Black, Cedric the Entertainer, Rashida Jones, Kristen Bell and Bishop Desmond Tutu were among the celebrity pals who helped Scottish late-night host Craig Ferguson end his final Late Late Show by performing along to...

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