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Jason Isaacs Turned Down Green Goblin Role

Jason Isaacs was blasted by his agent when he turned down the role of the Green Goblin in Sam Raimi's 'Spider-Man' movie.The 54-year-old actor has played a villain in a number of blockbuster movies, most...

James Franco: Jealousy Got Me Into Acting

James Franco says jealousy got him into acting.The 'Spring Breakers' star decided to join his high school's drama department when the girl he was dating was asked to act alongside another student who had crafted...

James Franco Picked Up Girls At Mcdonalds

James Franco used to pick dates up when he was working at McDonalds drive-thrus.The 'Spring Breakers' star was working at the fast food joint when he was taking acting classes and thought it would be...

James Franco Is The Face Of Coach's New Fragrance

James Franco is the face of Coach's new fragrance. The 39-year-old actor has been announced as the new representative for the American fashion house's latest scent Coach for Men, which is set to hit stores...

James Franco: 'Alien' Defined The Sci-fi/horror Genre

Everyone loves a horror classic and Ridley Scott's 'Alien' is certainly that. So much so that it has stood the test of time and faces yet another eagerly anticipated sequel later this year entitled 'Alien:...

Ridley Scott Shuts Down Alien 5 Rumours

Sir Ridley Scott insists 'Alien 5' will never happen.It was previously reported Neill Blomkamp was to produce and direct another installment of the sci-fi saga but the franchise's creator - who has most recently been...

Charlie Carver Couldn't Get A Modesty Pouch For I Am Michael Sex Scene

Charlie Carver had to go fully naked in 'I Am Michael' because the budget wouldn't stretch to a modesty pouch.The 28-year-old American actor teamed up with James Franco and Zachary Quinto for the biographical drama...

Jack Reynor Will Only 'Hustle' For A Role If The Script Is Good

Jack Reynor is always confident he'll land the roles he wants.The 'Free Fire' actor - who has won rave reviews for his performances in the likes of 'What Richard Did' and 'Transformers: Age of Extinction'...

James Franco Narrating Stephen King Novel The Dead Zone

The audio edition of the book will be released in April (17). "I've been a fan of Stephen King's work for a while now," Franco says. "He's one of the most...

Hollywood Couple Dave Franco & Alison Brie Are Married

Details about the nuptials are hazy but representatives for the stars have confirmed the happy news. Franco met the former Mad Men star at the 2012 Mardi Gras parade in New Orleans,...

James Franco: 'Criticism Won't Put Me Off Directing'

The 38-year-old has taken the helm on numerous film and TV projects, with his latest offering, movie In Dubious Battle, starring Ed Harris, Robert Duvall and Selena Gomez. Despite the hype surrounding the film, In...

Josh Hutcherson Overcame Nerves To Make Directorial Debut

The Hunger Games actor helms and stars in short film Ape as part of a project called The Big Script, which plucked five scripts from up-and-coming movie makers to help them develop their content.Hutcherson plays...

James Franco: 'Selena Gomez Is My Secret Weapon'

The 24-year-old is best known for her singing career, but has acting credits to her name too. Her next role sees her star alongside Nat Wolff, Vincent D'Onofrio and James, in James’ latest directorial effort....

James Franco: Selena Gomez Was My 'Secret Weapon'

James Franco says Selena Gomez was his ''secret weapon'' when filming 'In Dubious Battle'.The 24-year-old actress and singer stars as Lisa London in the drama movie based on the John Steinbeck novel of the same...

Jack Kilmer Lands Leading Role In Paris Terrorist Attack Film

Jack was last seen in 2016’s The Nice Guys alongside Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe, where he had a small part as projectionist Chet.In Violent Delights, Jack takes on a much bigger role, according to...

Jack Kilmer To Star In Violent Delights

Jack Kilmer is set to star in 'Violent Delights'.The 21-year-old actor - who is the son of Hollywood legend Val Kilmer - will take on the role of Michael, the frontman of an American punk...

Ridley Scott Is Not A Fan Of Superhero Movies

Sir Ridley Scott is not a fan of superhero movies.The legendary 79-year-old director - who is famous for his epic sci-fi films such as 'Alien', 'Blade Runner' and 'The Martian' - is not about to...

Bryan Cranston Knows The Truth About Dads And Sons-in-law

Bryan Cranston has spoken about his new role in the newly-released comedy Why Him?, and the experiences he’s accumulated as a husband and father that he was able to bring to the part.The Emmy and...

James Franco Got 'Walter Whited' While Filming Why Him?

Both actors dove into the roles with relish, and clearly had a great time together on-set. For Franco, meeting an actual gaming expert helped him find the right tone for his character Laird. "He was...

James Franco Created Drug Painting For Bryan Cranston

James Franco gave Bryan Cranston a marijuana painting.The 38-year-old actor created most of the artwork seen in his character's home in 'Why Him?' and gifted his co-star a ''beautiful'' picture of a marijuana leaf, but...

James Franco Gifted Bryan Cranston A Marijuana Leaf Painting

The two men appear in the new comedy about a protective father (Bryan) who doesn’t approve of the vulgar tech millionaire (James) his daughter, played by Zoey Deutch, is dating. While Bryan and James played...

James Franco Shares Top Dating Tip

James Franco thinks ''getting to know the parents'' in a long-term relationship is important.The 38-year-old actor stars as vulgar billionaire Laird Mayhew in the upcoming comedy movie 'Why Him?' - which follows the story of...

James Franco Joins Alien: Covenant

James Franco has joined the cast of 'Alien: Covenant'.The 38-year-old actor will star alongside the previously announced cast including Michael Fassbender, Noomi Rapace, Katherine Waterston, and Guy Pearce in the sci-fi thriller which will serve...

James Franco: I'm 'Pretty Bad' With Relationships

James Franco is ''pretty bad in the romance department''.The 'Spring Breakers' star insists he's not very good with relationships because he can't seem to master sweeping a potential partner off their feet with a ''grand...

James Franco: 'I Fail At Romance'

The 38-year-old Pineapple Express star has been largely single since splitting from his girlfriend of five years, The Help star Ahna O'Reilly, in 2011, while he also enjoyed a long-term romance with actress Marla Sokoloff...

James Franco Lets Slip Alien: Covenant Casting

The 127 Hours star was previously rumoured to have signed on for Alien: Covenant, joining Michael Fassbender and Inherent Vice actress Katherine Waterston in the secretive film, but producers have never confirmed the...

Why Him? Writer 'Thrilled' To Cast Bryan Cranston In Comedy Role

The 60-year-old actor has racked up countless dramatic roles over the years, such as chemistry teacher-turned-drug cook Walter White in hit TV series Breaking Bad and real-life screenwriter Dalton Trumbo in biopic Trumbo. He didn't...

Ian Helfer: Bryan Cranston Is An 'Unbelievable Actor'

'Why Him?' screenwriter Ian Helfer has dubbed Bryan Cranston as ''an unbelievable actor''.The 60-year-old actor stars as Ned in the upcoming comedy film, and Ian - who penned the script for project which also stars...

James Franco Designed Tattoos And Artwork For New Movie

The 127 Hours star plays a tattooed billionaire who falls for the daughter of Bryan Cranston's character in the comedy, and Franco reveals the skin art was all his creation. The 38-year-old,...

James Franco Fears A Lifetime Of Loneliness If He Doesn't Get Married In 2017

The actor is preparing for brother Dave's wedding to Alison Brie next year (17) and reveals a little Mexican myth is hanging over the happy occasion. Franco's other brother Tom is dating...

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