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Wilson Defends Stiller Against Scathing Film Critic

OWEN WILSON has lashed out at a New York film critic, for lambasting his movie pal BEN STILLER "tiresome" screen presence and for being the "crudest, version of the urban Jewish male on the make"....

Cube Unimpressed With Movie Stunts

Rap star ICE CUBE deems the trend of actors who execute their own stunts "overrated", after a tough time on the set of his new comedy ARE WE THERE YET?. Cube, real name O'SHEA...

Chan Joins Chinese We Are The World Effort

JACKIE CHAN is at the forefront of a new celebrity charity aid push in Hong Kong, which will see Chinese stars revamp hit anthem WE ARE THE WORLD to raise cash for the victims of...

Hong Kong Stars Dig Deep

Hong Kong superstars JACKIE CHAN and CHOW YUN-FAT have pledged money to charities helping victims of the tsunami that struck south-east Asia on Sunday (26DEC04) - and are encouraging others to do the same....

Chan Wants To Keep Fighting

Hong Kong movie star JACKIE CHAN will star in kung-fu films until he can no longer manage the moves. The actor turns 50 this year (04), but he insists he has no plans to...

Chan Gets The Go-ahead To Shoot New Film In Sacred Temple

Martial arts star JACKIE CHAN has been given the all-clear to shoot his new movie THE MYTH in mythical Hampi in India. No one has ever been allowed to film in the 14th century...

Chan Mocked Ziyi On Rush Hour 2 Set

Film veteran JACKIE CHAN mocked Chinese beauty ZHANG ZIYI's martial art skills on the set of the 2001 action RUSH HOUR 2. The Beijing-born actress, 25, landed the role of villain HU LI in...

Jackie Chan: 'I've Been Typecast'

Martial arts legend JACKIE CHAN is sick of playing kung-fu fighters in movies and complains he's been typecast. The KARATE KID star is desperate to become a "real actor" by taking on roles other...

Jackie Chan Slams Sons Music

Action hero JACKIE CHAN has launched a surprise scathing attack at his singer son's debut album and single. The TUXEDO star told reporters at the Chinese premiere of his new movie NEW POLICE STORY...

Chan To Carry Olympic Torch

Hollywood action star JACKIE CHAN has been chosen to represent China and carry the Olympic torch on its journey to the summer (04) games in Athens, Greece. The Hong Kong-born AROUND THE WORLD IN...

Another Fighter Show To Hit America

Hot on the heels of SYLVESTER STALLONE announcing plans for his boxing reality show, yet another combat-based series has been announced - this time in search of a martial arts champ. Earlier this year...

Chan: You Can't Touch This

Hollywood actor JACKIE CHAN was more than happy to pose with a London fan for a photo last week (ends25JUN04), but became annoyed when the celebrity-spotter got too close for comfort. The RUSH HOUR...

Coogan Blasts Looks-obsessed Hollywood

British comedy actor STEVE COOGAN has slammed Hollywood's obsession with looks - because he was forced to endure intense beauty sessions for his new movie. Coogan, who stars alongside JACKIE CHAN in AROUND THE...

Coogan Has Big Plans For Partridge

British comedy actor STEVE COOGAN is planning to resurrect his classic TV character ALAN PARTRIDGE - in a new big-budget movie. Coogan, who stars alongside JACKIE CHAN in new film AROUND THE WORLD IN...

Coogan's 80 Days Film Fails At Box Office

New blockbuster AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS has flopped at the box-office on its first day of release in America. The film, which stars JACKIE CHAN and British comic actor STEVE COOGAN...

Chan Wants To Remake The Sound Of Music

RUSH HOUR star JACKIE CHAN plans to make a huge departure from his usual action movies - to appear in a remake of classic musical THE SOUND OF MUSIC. The Hong Kong native recently...

Chan Turns His Home Into A Secret Lair

JACKIE CHAN has turned his Hong Kong home into a 'Batcave' because he always dreamed of having secret spaces - just like his hero BATMAN. The martial arts movie star owns a three-storey, 1,860...

Chan's Clothing Secret

JACKIE CHAN makes his own clothes and sporting goods because he's sick of getting mobbed when he goes shopping. The martial arts movie star has become a retail success in his native Asia, but...

Chan Wants To Be A 'True Actor' Like De Niro

RUSH HOUR star JACKIE CHAN is desperate to ditch his signature action movies to follow in the footsteps of ROBERT DE NIRO and DUSTIN HOFFMAN as a "true actor". The 50-year-old Hong Kong native...

Jackie Chan Gets A Haircut

Martial arts hero JACKIE CHAN has stunned his colleagues and broken a longstanding tradition by cutting his hair short. The Hong Kong native has decided to trim his locks because he's fed up of...

Jackie Chan's Grape Peeler

JACKIE CHAN was so pampered on the set of new movie AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS, he had an assistant just to peel him grapes. Chan's British comedy actor co-star STEVE COOGAN was...

Brook And Statham Form A Double Act

British couple KELLY BROOK and JASON STATHAM have set their sights on conquering Hollywood - by making films together. The SMALLVILLE beauty and her SNATCH star lover have spent the past two years living...

Jackie Chan's Cambodian Film

Kung-fu film superstar JACKIE CHAN is desperate to make a movie in Cambodia, after visiting the country with the UNITED NATIONS. THE JACKET actor is currently in south east Asia carrying out his duties...

A Call For Ban On Chan Film In Taiwan

Calls to ban JACKIE CHAN's latest film in Taiwan have been made by a government member following the actor's claims the recent presidential elections were 'the biggest joke in the world'. Senior official PARRIS...

Jackie Chan To Promote Un In Cambodia

Martial arts hero JACKIE CHAN is heading to Cambodia next week (ends30APR04) to promote the work of the UNITED NATIONS' (UN) children's and AIDS agencies. The Hong Kong native will visit the nation's capital,...

Jackie Chan Displays Handprints In Avenue Of Stars

JACKIE CHAN and JOHN WOO's handprints will go on display at Hong Kong's new Avenue of Stars - as a tribute to the island's top two entertainers. The handprints of RUMBLE IN THE...

Jackie Chan Knocks Taiwan's Election

Martial arts hero JACKIE CHAN has sparked controversy by branding Taiwan's recent presidential election "the biggest joke in the world". President CHEN SHUI-BIAN narrowly won the 20 March (04) vote, but the opposition wants...

Macy Gets Set For The Movies

MACY GRAY is planning an acting onslaught in 2004 with a string of movie roles. The singer will kick off the new year as soul queen CARLA THOMAS in American retro drama AMERICAN DREAMS...

Jackie Chan: Owen Wilson Is A Wimp

Veteran martial arts star JACKIE CHAN has named OWEN WILSON as the biggest wimp he has ever worked with. The pair starred together in hit action comedy SHANGHAI KNIGHTS, and Jackie says Owen didn't...

Jackie Chan Slams Us Films Reliance On Cgi

Legendary martial arts star JACKIE CHAN has blasted American movie bosses for relying too heavily on computer generated imagery (CGI) in action films. The POLICE STORY actor - who has broken nearly every bone...

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