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James Franco Criticises Oscars Script

James Franco felt "trapped" by the poor quality of the sketches at this year's Oscars.The '127 Hours' actor was criticised for his performance when he co-hosted the prestigious ceremony with Anne Hathaway and has admitted...

James Franco Upset Business Partners With Crotch Shot

Movie star James Franco upset his big business links when he posted a shot of his hand down the front of his crotch as part of a Twitter-based art project.The defiant actor felt sure he...

James Franco Still Upset About Oscars Marilyn Monroe Drag Skit

James Franco regrets dressing up as Marilyn Monroe at the Oscars, insisting he should have fought with producers - because he thought the gag was a terrible idea.The 127 Hours star was visibly uncomfortable in...

Will Oprah Host This Year's Oscars?

Oprah Winfrey, whose eponymous talk show recently ended after 25 years in May of this year, is apparently in the running to host the 84th Oscars this February coming, according to Chicago Sunday Times.Academy honchos...

Freida Pinto Surprised By Franco

Freida Pinto was initially "surprised" by James Franco's style of acting.The actress stars alongside the actor in 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' and while, at first, she was taken aback by his methods,...

Tom Felton Loves Us Movie Catering

Tom Felton likes the catering on US movies. The 'Harry Potter' star - who last night walked the red carpet for the world premiere of the final movie, 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part...

Abigail Spencer Lands Oz, The Great And Powerful Role

Abigail Spencer has joined the cast of 'Oz, The Great and Powerful'. The 'Mad Men' actress will star as an assistant to James Franco's titular character at the beginning of the movie, while he is...

Andy Serkis: 'Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Was A Challenge'

Andy Serkis found 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' an "incredible challenge". The British star plays computer generated character Ceaser in the forthcoming movie alongside James Franco and Tom Felton, and he admits he...

Tom Felton: Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes Breaks Boundaries

Tom Felton thinks 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes' will break boundaries. The 23-year-old actor - who plays bullying Dodge in the forthcoming movie alongside James Franco - believes the graphics in the film...

Anne Hathaway Confronted James Franco Over Oscars Remark

Anne Hathaway confronted her 2011 Oscars co-presenter James Franco after he compared her high-energy performance onstage to a Tasmanian devil.The duo was heavily criticised after hosting the Academy Awards in February (11), with Franco subsequently...

Anne Hathaway 'Emailed' James Franco After Oscars

Anne Hathaway, the 28-year-old American actress currently shooting 'Batman: The Dark Knight Rises', says she emailed James Franco after their infamous Oscars performances, despite reports suggesting the pair had fallen out.In the new issue of...

Anne Hathaway Feels Lucky With Glamorous Wardrobe

Anne Hathaway feels like the "luckiest girl in the world" because she gets to wear lots of glamorous clothes. The stunning actress - who made seven wardrobe changes while hosting the Oscars in February -...

Penn Badgley Beats Pattinson To Buckley Role

Penn Badgley has reportedly beaten Robert Pattinson to the role of Jeff Buckley in a new biopic.The 'Gossip Girl' star has been cast ahead of the 'Twilight' hunk and also James Franco to play the...

James Franco 'Sad' About U.s. Soaps Axe

James Franco is "sad" about the recent cancellation of two top U.S. soap operas, as the shows were "always around" in his childhood.TV bosses at Abc announced in April (11) that All My Children and...

James Franco Turns Fashion Photographer With Agyness Deyn

James Franco has shown off his camera skills by taking pictures of supermodel Agyness Deyn for a new high-fashion photoshoot.The Spider-Man actor, who is also a keen artist, stepped behind the camera to snap shots...

Franco Honoured At Aids Gala

James Franco was honoured for his humanitarian work at a star-studded Aids charity event in New York on Tuesday (14Jun11).The Spider-Man star received the Piaget Award of Inspiration for his philanthropy and contributions to men's...

Depp, Downey, Jr. And Franco Turn Down Gotti Role

Movie bosses behind the upcoming Gotti family biopic are struggling to fill the role of John Gotti, JR. after Johnny Depp, Robert Downey, JR. and James Franco all turned down the part.The star-studded cast of...

James Franco Launches Music Career With Drag Artist

Movie star, Oscars host, filmmaker and scholar James Franco is now launching a music career.The always-busy 127 Hours star has teamed up with drag artist Kalup Linzy to create new duo Kalup and Franco. The...

Frida Giannini's Florence Praise

Florence Welch has inspired Gucci's newest collection.The Florence and the Machine star's confidence and self-assurance embodied the air of strength and mystery that Frida Giannini wanted to inject into her latest designs for the fashion...

James Franco Delays Art Debut

Actor James Franco has delayed the opening of his James Dean-inspired art exhibition in Venice, Italy because he needs more time to "fully realise" his vision for the project.The Milk star was due to make...

James Franco Graduates From Nyu

James Franco has graduated from New York University.The '127 Hours' actor - who was dressed in a traditional purple robe and black mortarboard - joined his peers at the university's Tisch School of the Arts...

Michelle Williams To Play Glinda In Oz: The Great And Powerful

Michelle Williams will play Glinda the Good Witch in 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'. The 'Blue Valentine' actress will star alongside James Franco as the titular wizard and Mila Kunis as her sister Theodora in...

Rachel Weisz For The Bourne Legacy?

Rachel Weisz is set to star in 'The Bourne Legacy'. The 'Constant Gardner' actress has entered negotiations for a role in the spinoff - which will follow on from the first three Bourne films starring...

James Franco Takes Theatre Production To Nyc

Actor James Franco is taking his theatre production to New York, after university officials in Connecticut denied his bid for a two-week run.The 127 Hours star had planned to stage Collage, which is about Franco...

Rachel Weisz To Play Evanora In Oz: The Great And Powerful

Rachel Weisz is set to play the evil witch in 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'. The 'Constant Gardner' actress has entered negotiations to star alongside James Franco as the titular wizard and Mila Kunis as...

Jeremy Renner Offered 'The Bourne Legacy' Role

Jeremy Renner has reportedly been offered the main role in 'The Bourne Legacy'.Many actors including Dominic Cooper and Shia LaBeouf have been linked to the film but now the 'Hurt Locker' star has formally been...

James Franco Wins Another University Place

James Franco is set to continue his studies in 2012 after enrolling at the University of Houston in Texas.The Oscar-nominated actor is currently working towards his Ph.D. in English at Yale University and is already...

James Franco And Winona Ryder For The Stare

James Franco has signed up for new film 'The Stare'.The '127 Hours' actor will star alongside Winona Ryder in the movie, which is the first project from newly-founded production company Waterstone Entertainment according to Deadline.comThe...

Blake Lively For Glinda In Oz: The Great And Powerful?

Blake Lively is trying to decide between main roles in 'Oz: the Great and Powerful' and 'Savages'. The 'Gossip Girl' star is being pursued by directors Sam Raimi and Oliver Stone for their respective productions...

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