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Andy Serkis' Chimp Troubles

Andy Serkis "slipped" in and out of being a monkey in his real life while filming 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes'. The British star - who, through the use of motion capture technology,...

Justin Theroux Loves Bad Guy Roles

Justin Theroux loves playing a bad guy. The 'Your Highness' actor - who stars as an evil warlock in the fantasy comedy alongside James Franco and Natalie Portman - revealed he is much happier portraying...

James Franco Fell Asleep While Piloting A Plane

Actor James Franco can fall asleep anywhere - he once dozed off while piloting a plane.The 127 Hours star, who was famously snapped snoozing in a university lecture, was on a test flight from Las...

James Franco To Make Porn Film

James Franco is making a documentary about the porn industry after realising it isn't easy to turn people on by having sex on film.The 127 Hours star once shot a sex tape with his girlfriend...

James Franco's Sex Tape Confession

James Franco has made a sex tape.The 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' star has confessed he and an ex-girlfriend decided to film themselves making love, but they were disappointed with the results when...

Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Sequel Planned

'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' director Rupert Wyatt is already planning a sequel. The movie -starring James Franco as San Francisco scientist Will Rodman and Frieda Pinto as primatologist Caroline Aranha - performed...

Franco Rushed From Film Set To School Shooting Apes

James Franco was cutting it fine as he prepared to begin classes at America's prestigious Yale University - filming wrapped on his new movie Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes just hours before he...

Brett Ratner Takes Control Of The Oscars

Brett Ratner, the America filmmaker best known for directing the hit comedy 'Rush Hour', has landed the job of producing next year's Academy Awards. Ratner will work alongside veteran producer Don Mischer in an attempt...

James Franco Treated To A Hot-air Balloon Flight

James Franco's acting agent gifted the star with a balloon flight after he won the lead in Wizard Of Oz prequel OZ: The Great & Powerful.The 127 Hours actor plays the titular wizard in the...

Freida Pinto Learnt From James Franco's Style

Freida Pinto, the Indian actress who plays scientist Caroline Aranha in 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes', claims she learnt from co-star James Franco and his unconventional style of acting, reports Total Film Magazine.The...

James Franco Helps New York Film Students

James Franco will help film students at New York University distribute a movie.The '127 Hours' actor is currently teaching a number of film students at the prestigious educational establishment and he reveals the work they...

James Franco Accidentally Ripped Off Piece Of Thumb On Camera

Actor James Franco accidentally ripped off a piece of his thumb while filming new biopic The Broken Tower in a remote town in Mexico.The star was shooting the low-budget film - about tragic American poet...

James Franco Wants To Settle Down

James Franco is going to "settle down" in a few years time.The '127 Hours' actor - who revealed last month he has split from his long-term girlfriend Ahna O'Reilly - "feels bad" about not spending...

James Franco Too Busy For General Hospital Right Now

Busy James Franco is surprised to hear he's set to return to U.S. daytime soap General Hospital later this year (11) - because he has no room in his schedule to shoot the TV show.The...

Olivia Wilde Considering Linda Lovelace Role

Olivia Wilde says she is considering the role of adult-movie star Linda Lovelace in an upcoming biopic. The actress, currently starring in Jon Favreau's 'Cowboys & Aliens', has been offered the part in 'Lovelace', a...

James Franco To Hold Arts Seminar

Actor James Franco is adding yet another string to his bow - the versatile star is turning art teacher for a special one-off seminar.The Milk star has directed a short film, is a keen artist...

Freida Pinto Steals The Show At 'Apes' Premiere

Freida Pinto wowed in an elegant green dress at the premiere of her new movie 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' on Thursday (28th July 2011). The Indian actress was joined by co-stars James...

Dominic Cooper Lined Up For Gotti Role

Rising star Dominic Cooper has reportedly seen off Johnny Depp, Jeremy Renner and James Franco to play John Gotti Jr. in the mobster biopic.Gotti: Three Generations focuses on the story of notorious gangster John Gotti...

Dominic Cooper Set To Star In Gotti

Dominic Cooper is set to star in 'Gotti: In the Shadow of My Father' after "blowing away" bosses.Barry Levinson - director of the Mafia film, which is set to star John Travolta and Al Palcino...

James Franco Returning To General Hospital 'Longterm'

James Franco will reprise his murderous role in General Hospital for a "longterm" storyline set to air later this year (11).The Academy Award nominee shocked industry insiders when he first appeared on the longrunning soap...

James Franco Splits From Girlfriend

James Franco has split from his long-term girlfriend.The '127 Hours' actor has confirmed his five-year romance with Ahna O'Reilly has ended because he is so busy with his other education commitments, although he did not...

James Franco To Debut Renfro Tribute At Venice Biennale

Movie star James Franco is making an arthouse film tribute to the late actor who beat him to a lead role in 2002 movie Deuces Wild.The 127 Hours star will debut his movie Rebel -...

James Franco No Longer Dating O'reilly

Actor James Franco has confirmed his romance with actress Ahna O'Reilly is over, revealing she tired of the amount of time he spent studying in New York and Massachusetts.The 127 Hours star admits he and...

Pinto Puzzled By Franco's Methods

Actress Freida Pinto was taken aback when the cameras started rolling on the set of the latest Planet Of The Apes movie, because she couldn't get to grips with James Franco's style of acting.The Slumdog...

James Franco Fears Fresh Gay Scandal

Actor James Franco is preparing himself for another gay scandal after revealing he will appear to perform a sex act on another man in a new biopic.The 127 Hours star, who played a homosexual in...

Franco Tells Playboy Why He Bombed At Oscars

James Franco knew he was going to bomb as a host on this year's Oscars telecast well before the show ever went on the air, he suggests in the current edition of Playboy . "For...

Sam Raimi To Remake The Evil Dead

Sam Raimi is set to remake 'The Evil Dead'. The 'Spider-Man' director - who rose to fame with the horror film in 1981 - is heading back to work on a remake of the project,...

James Franco Fought For Twilight Role

127 Hours star James Franco fought for a role in the Twilight sequel Breaking Dawn - because he thought it would be a great link to a friend's arty film project.The actor/director told his agent...

James Franco: 'Your Highness Flop Wasn't My Fault'

James Franco insists he was unfairly targeted by critics who savaged his post-Oscars movie Your Highness - just because it was a bad film.The actor teamed up with Oscar-winner Natalie Portman and funnyman Danny MCBride...

James Franco Recalls Steven Spielberg's 'Best Oscars Ever' Comment

James Franco has recalled how Steven Spielberg thought his stint as host of the Oscars made for the best ceremony "ever". Franco and his co-host Anne Hathaway were widely criticised for their performances and the...

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