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Benjamin Bratt Dubs Pixar Master Storytellers

Benjamin Bratt thinks Pixar are ''master storytellers''.The 54-year-old actor stars as singer Ernesto De La Cruz in the new Oscar-tipped animation 'Coco' and he admitted he loved that the movie will ''illuminate the beauty and...

Jimmy Smits Receives Police Warning Over Tinted Car Windows

Nypd Blue star Jimmy Smits was stopped by traffic police in Los Angeles on Tuesday (22Nov11) and questioned about the heavily-tinted windows on his car.The actor was driving on a Los Angeles highway when his...

Axed Outlaw Facing Lawsuit

TV bosses behind JIMMY SMITS' cancelled drama series OUTLAW are facing legal action from an attorney who alleges he pitched a similar idea to executives at the NBC network in 2007.Lawyer Larry Klayman claims to...

Smits' Outlaw Axed

JIMMY SMITS' new TV drama OUTLAW has been cancelled.The former NYPD Blue star played a Supreme Court Justice starting up his own law firm in the NBC show, which debuted in America last month (Sep10)....

Outlaw's Future Hangs In The Balance

Production on actor JIMMY SMITS' new legal drama OUTLAW has been temporarily suspended amid rumours the show will be axed due to low audience figures.Executives at America's NBC network halted filming on the programme on...

Franz Pays Tribute, Pokes Fun At Nypd Blue Co-star Smits

There was a brief NYPD BLUE reunion of sorts on TV in America on Thursday morning (30Sep10) when DENNIS FRANZ phoned in to ACCESS HOLLYWOOD LIVE to chat to former cop partner and show guest...

Wednesday's Tv Viewing Swells

On a night that saw the season finale of two television hits and the season debut of another, overall TV viewing during primetime on Wednesday rose to prodigious levels. Topping the ratings for the night...

Jimmy Smits Stabs Stuntman For Real In Tv Scene-gone-wrong

A TV stuntman is lucky to be alive after actor JIMMY SMITS stabbed him for real during a fight scene for TV show DEXTER. Smits grabbed a real knife instead of a prop knife during...

West Wing's Sheen Backs Obama For President

Venerable Hollywood actor Martin Sheen has publicly backed Barack Obama as the Democratic party's presidential nominee for the first time.Campaign groups representing Obama and his rival Hillary Clinton had both previously approached the 67-year-old seeking...

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Director Garcia Scoops Hispanic Awards

Actor-turned-director ANDY GARCIA has been awarded two Imagen Awards at a Los Angeles ceremony to honour the best in Hispanic cinema and television. The star won Best Director and Best film for THE LOST CITY,...

Graham To Perform At Nantucket Festival

HEATHER GRAHAM is teaming up with former THE WEST WING star JIMMY SMITS and BIG LOVE actresses MARY KAY PLACE and TINA MAJORINO to perform at the Nantucket Film Festival in Massachusetts this weekend (17-18JUN06)....

Shakira The Big Winner At Alma Awards

Colombian singer SHAKIRA saw her successful music career recognised on Sunday (07MAY06) when she scooped two prizes at this year's (06) ALMA Awards. The WHENEVER, WHEREVER hitmaker was named Outstanding Musical Performer alongside reggaeton artist...

Bon Jovi Gets Behind Fictional Presidential Candidate

JON BON JOVI is set to get behind a fictional political leader after signing up for a guest spot on THE WEST WING. The BON JOVI rocker will play himself on the upcoming episode...

Lopez's Conga Moves

The Los Angeles club which counts JENNIFER LOPEZ and JIMMY SMITS among its list of investors is set to temporarily close its doors. The Conga Room, which has served as a Latin music haven...

Leno's Autographed Bike Raises Big Cash

LATEST: A motorbike signed by the likes of ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER, REESE WITHERSPOON, JENNIFER GARNER and PAMELA ANDERSON has raised $505,100 (GBP280,610) for victims of Hurricane Katrina. Bidding for the bike closed on auction website...

The West Wing Set To Go Live With Presidential Debate

Hit political drama THE WEST WING is set to go live in November (05), with a presidential debate between ALAN ALDA and JIMMY SMITS. Smits, who plays Democratic presidential candidate MATT SANTOS on the...

Garofalo Goes West

JANEANE GAROFALO is the latest star to appear in TV hit THE WEST WING - and is set for explosive storylines as a controversial media strategist. The 40-year-old actress is will play the...

Motorcycle Diaries Tops Imagen Winners

Road movie THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES was the big winner at Friday's (17JUN05) IMAGEN AWARDS, with the WATER SALLES film picking up four accolades, including Best Picture. The big screen adaptation of Argentine revolutionary ERNESTO...

Smits Nursing Knee After Surgery

STAR WARS: EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE SITH star JIMMY SMITS is recovering after undergoing knee surgery. The actor, 49, injured his knee when he was a high school football player and it...

Smits Keeps His Politics Under Wraps

Former LA LAW star JIMMY SMITS has made a vow to keep his mouth shut about his personal politics since landing a role on hit drama THE WEST WING. Smits recently joined the show's...

Nypd Blue Wraps Up

Hit American police drama NYPD BLUE has been broadcast for the last time in America after a 12-year run. The popular TV show immediately grabbed attention during its first season with its strong language...

Alda Gets Political On The West Wing

Former M*A*S*H star ALAN ALDA is returning to primetime TV in America as political drama THE WEST WING looks to boost its ratings. The actor will play a Republican from California with presidential aspirations...

The Beat's Over For Nypd Blue

Hit cop show NYPD BLUE is heading for TV retirement - network bosses at ABC will cancel the show next year (05). The long-running TV hit, starring DENNIS FRANTZ, has been renewed for one...

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Feet - Ramsgate Music Hall 25.11.2019 Live Review

Feet - Ramsgate Music Hall 25.11.2019 Live Review

Feet are mid-tour and promoting their debut album, and tonight they played Ramsgate Music Hall with support from local band Malpractice.

Lucy Spraggan - The Booking Hall, Dover 18.10.2019 Live Review

Lucy Spraggan - The Booking Hall, Dover 18.10.2019 Live Review

Famed for performing one of her own songs as her opening gambit on The X Factor, Lucy Spraggan rocked up at the Booking Hall as part of her UK and...

Mark Lanegan - Somebody's Knocking Album Review

Mark Lanegan - Somebody's Knocking Album Review

After nearly thirty years since his first solo record Mark Lanegan has just released one of his very best and there's not many artists who can claim...

Mallory Knox - The Booking Hall, Dover 12.10.2019 Live Review

Mallory Knox - The Booking Hall, Dover 12.10.2019 Live Review

For the first, and almost certainly last, time Cambridge indie rockers Mallory Knox performed at The Booking Hall in Dover.

Starcrawler - Devour You Album Review

Starcrawler - Devour You Album Review

'Devour You' is a fantastic follow up to Starcrawler's debut album and represents a move on in terms of sound and, in part, direction.

Salvation Jayne - The Quarterhouse, Folkestone 4.10.2019 Live Review

Salvation Jayne - The Quarterhouse, Folkestone 4.10.2019 Live Review

Salvation Jayne's third birthday bash was a riot of colour and a celebration of a band very much enjoying what they do.

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