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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...

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...

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