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Is Linda Lovelace's Complex Story Simply Unfilmable?

Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman's biopic of porn actress Linda Lovelace has been in development for some time. It's no secret that before Amanda Seyfried and Peter Sarsgaard came along, Kate Hudson was offered the...

Seth Rogen 'Roast Master' For Franco Roast

Seth Rogen will be the ''Roast Master'' for James Franco's comedy roast.The '27 Hours' actor will be the subject of a Comedy Central tribute to be filmed this month and his close friend and frequent...

Forgotten Men Terry Gilliam, Jonathan Glazer Set For Venice Film Festival

The Venice Film Festival 2013 boasts one of the most intriguing movie line-ups of the year, with two fallen heroes of cinema coming in from the cold and testing out new material after underwhelming efforts...

James Franco & Terry Gilliam Competing For Venice Film Festival's Golden Lion

James Franco's career as a director has been given a big boost - his project Child Of God has been shortlisted for the coveted Golden Lion honour at the 2013 Venice Film Festival in Italy.The...

James Franco To Star In The Mindy Project

Hollywood actor James Franco is heading back to the small screen with a recurring role in Tv comedy The Mindy Project.The Spider-Man star has been cast as Paul Leotard, a fashion model-turned-doctor who replaces actress...

Danny Mcbride Rushed To Hospital Whilst Filming Rollerblading Scene For New 'Eastbound & Down'

Comedy actor Danny McBride has been rushed to hospital in North Carolina after suffering a roller blading accident whilst filming on the set of his cult HBO series Eastbound & Down. The This Is The...

Amanda Seyfried On Taking 'The Riskiest Role In Hollywood'

Amanda Seyfried, the 27-year-old actress who plays Deep Throat adult film star Linda Lovelace in Rob Epstein's new biopic, says she considered the role the 'riskiest' in Hollywood after first reading the script. Of course,...

The Ultimate Compliment? James Franco To Be Roasted On Comedy Central

It might seem like James Franco has been in almost every movie this year and with so much success, what better way to knock the actor/director/producer/writer/poet/we’re-probably missing-something-here down a peg than with a good old...

Lovelace: First Look At Amanda Seyfried As Linda Lovelace [Trailer And Pictures]

The first trailer for Rob Epstein and Jeffrey's Friedman's biopic of 1970's adult movie star Linda Lovelace has rolled out online. Lovelace, stars Les Miserables actress Amanda Seyfried in the lead role, with the excellent...

James Franco To Get Roasted

Actor James Franco is set to become the butt of all jokes at the next Comedy Central Roast.The 127 Hours star will be mocked by his industry pals during an upcoming U.S. Tv special, and...

First Trailer For Amanda Seyfried's Linda Lovelace Biopic Raises Expectations

Anticipation mounted, as the first trailer for Lovelace – the Deep Throat star’s biopic, starring Amanda Seyfried, was released yesterday. The film follows the story of Lovelace’s entry into the porn industry and the reasons...

Amanda Seyfried Goes Deep For Her Role As Linda Lovelace In Porn Star Biopic [Trailer]

Amanda Seyfried will play Linda Boreman AKA porn star Linda Loveless who shot to porn fame and notoriety after she starred in the hugely successful 1972 movie Deep Throat. Directed by Howl's Rob Epstein and...

James Franco Wants Hamm In New Movie

James Franco wants to cast John Hamm and Danny McBride in his new movie. The 'Spring Breakers' actor is planning to adapt William Faulkner's 1929 novel 'The Sound and the Fury', which he will star...

James Franco Tackling Faulkner's The Sound And The Fury

Actor/director James Franco is preparing to tackle a second film adaptation of William Faulkner's work after receiving favourable reviews for his take on the writer's acclaimed novel As I Lay Dying.The star teamed up with...

James Franco Defends Crowdsourcing Initiative

Actor James Franco has defended his new online campaign to raise funds for a new movie project, insisting any profits he makes from the venture will be donated to charity.The 127 Hours star opened a...

Seth Rogen: I'm A Nerd In Real Life

Seth Rogen says people are often ''disappointed'' when they meet him because he isn't the same as is wacky movie characters.The comedy actor admits he is a ''nerd'' in his normal life and he believes...

James Franco Pulls Out Of Garden Of Last Days

James Franco has pulled out of directing and starring in 'Garden of Last Days' two weeks before filming is due to begin.The actor-and-director had committed to the project as his next directorial effort, but the...

It’S Only The Beginning For ‘This Is The End’: Critics Praise Seth Rogen’S Comedy

Seth Rogen's comedy This Is The End has received favourable reviews from critics. Released in U.S. cinemas today (28th June) it has already been moderately successful in the U.S Of the numerous critics who praised...

James Franco Pulls Out Of New Movie - Report

James Franco has pulled out of starring and directing upcoming movie Garden Of Last Days just two weeks before shooting was set to start, according to a U.S. report.The Milk star was expected to begin...

This Is The End Reviews – Is This The End For Seth Rogan?

Seth Rogen has done some funny stuff, and he’s done some not so funny stuff. And by his admission, it was difficult to find a studio to make his latest movie, This Is The End....

Seth Rogan Talks Backstreet Boys Cameo In This Is The End

This Is The End follows six friends trapped in a house while the world comes to an end: the land is caving in, there’s fire everywhere and what appears to be a dragon is reeking...

Ahead Of London Premiere, Evan Goldberg Defends "This Is The End's" Guy-centric Universe

The Apocalypse is a trending topic lately and you can bet that when Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg took it on, it wasn’t going to be anything other than a party. And party Rogen does,...

This Is The End May Get A Sequel

'This is the End' has a ''good chance'' at spawning a sequel.The apocalyptic comedy - which is co-directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, and stars Rogen, James Franco and a host of other funny...

James Franco Upset With The Speed Of New Spider-spider Man Franchise

Actor James Franco has taken aim at Sony Pictures executives for rushing the Spider-Man prequel series.The 127 Hours star, who played Harry Osborn in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy, believes film bosses should have waited a...

Seth Rogen Understands Fascination With His Cannabis Habit

Seth Rogen believes people are fascinated by his weed smoking because he's one of only a few celebrities to admit to using the drug. The 'Superbad' star is a proud self-confessed stoner but believes there...

Seth Rogen Reveals: 'This Is The End' Does Not Use Original Ending

Seth Rogen's comedy This Is The End did not use its intended ending. The script was changed in order to accommodate a cameo from 90's pop stars Backstreet Boys leading a sing-along dance to 'Everybody',...

James Franco Criticises Amazing Spider-man

James Franco has slammed Sony Pictures for remaking 'Spider-Man' before ''burying the corpse'' of the old trilogy.The actor played Harry Osborn - the best friend of Spider-Man's alter-ego Peter Parker - in the original films...

James Franco Wants $500k For Three Films – Where’S All Your Money?

James Franco – who was reported to earn $7m from Oz: the Great & Powerful alone – has started an indiegogo campaign to procure half a million dollars to fund three films. He's raising money...

Scott Disick Goes Psycho In Kanye's Yeezus Promo

Scott Disick gives a disturbing debut acting performance in Kanye West's album promo.The 'Keeping Up with the Kardashians' star - who dates Kanye's girlfriend Kim's older sister Kourtney Kardashian - channels Christian Bale's 'American Psycho'...

James Franco Panhandles For $500,000 On Indiegogo

Actor James Franco is following in the footsteps of Zach Braff and turning to alternative methods of sourcing money to create films, hoping to raise $500,000 (£319,900) to fund the transformation of his short story...

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