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Javier Bardem To Star In Peter Pan?

Javier Bardem is set to play the villain in 'Peter Pan'.The 44-year-old actor is in talks to take on the role of pirate leader Captain Blackbeard in the story, based on J.M Barrie's tales of...

Joe Wright In Talks To Make New Peter Pan Film

British filmmaker Joe Wright is in talks to bring Peter Pan back to the big screen in a new origin movie.The Anna Karenina director has become the frontrunner to tackle the latest tale about the...

Joe Wright To Direct Peter Pan Movie

Joe Wright will direct a 'Peter Pan' origin story.The 'Atonement' and 'Anna Karenina' director has signed up to helm the new big screen movie starring the fairytale hero for Warner Bros., and the project is...

Director Joe Wright Is The Latest Inductee To 'The 50 Shades Of Grey' Merry-go-round

Director Joe Wright is the latest Hollywood name to be chucked in the pile of potential suitors for the big-screen adaption of EL James' 50 Shades of Grey, with the Anna Karenina stalwart being touted...

Joe Wright Is Frontrunner To Direct 50 Shades Of Grey Film

British filmmaker Joe Wright has emerged as a favourite to take on the big screen adaptation of erotic bestseller 50 Shades Of Grey.Reports suggest executives at Focus Features, who have acquired the rights to the...

50 Shades Has Maybe Possibly Found Its Director In Joe Wright

Director Joe Wright is known for his skillful adaptations of literary classics like “Anna Karenina” and “Pride and Prejudice”, but he’s casting his gaze on an entirely different film this time, namely “50 Shades of...

'Anna Karenina' Director Joe Wright To Helm Risque 'Fifty Shades' Movie?

Joe Wright is rumoured to direct the upcoming movie adaptation of E.L. James' best-selling erotica novel 'Fifty Shades of Grey'.The director looks to be a firm choice for Focus and Universal who bought the rights...

Joe Wright To Direct Fifty Shades Of Grey?

Joe Wright is being considered to direct 'Fifty Shades of Grey'.The 'Anna Karenina' director is a ''strong contender'' to helm the big screen adaptation of E.L. James' erotic novel, which will be produced by Universal...

Keira Knightley Brings 'Depth' To Jack Ryan

Keira Knightley brings ''depth'' to Kenneth Branagh's 'Jack Ryan'.The British actress stars as Cathy Ryan in the actor and director's upcoming thriller film, alongside Chris Pine as the titular character, and Kenneth knew she would...

Joe Wright's New Play Eased His Grief After Ravi Shankar's Death

Atonement director Joe Wright has credited his light-hearted new theatre project with helping him to cope following the death of his famous father-in-law Ravi Shankar.Wright, who is married to the Indian musician's daughter, Anoushka, was...

Jude Law Not A 'Young Pretty Thing' Anymore

Jude Law is happy to not be a ''young pretty thing'' anymore.The 39-year-old actor made his name in a string of heartthrob roles, including lead parts in 'Alfie', 'Sleuth' and 'The Holiday', but he took...

Pictures: Keira Knightley Steals Anna Karenina Premiere As Jude Law No-shows

Keira Knightley starred in the off-the-wall adaptation of Tolstory novel Anna KareninaThere's been talk about it for months; just what has director Joe Wright done to Tolstoy's literary classic Anna Karenina? Both cast and crew...

Keira Knightley: Wait A Minute, Maybe I Am Anorexic?

Keira Knightley, the British actress currently starring in Joe Wright's big-screen adaptation of Tolstoy's Anna Karenina, admits she almost convinced herself that she was anorexic after a media storm over her weight. Knightley spoke in-depth...

Keira Knightley Gained $2 Million W Anna Karenina Jewels

Keira Knightley was the reason 'Anna Karenina' managed to use $2 million worth of diamonds.The British actress - who plays the role of Anna in the adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's novel directed by Joe Wright...

Brad Pitt's Chanel No. 5 Ad Campaign: It Just Gets Weirder, Folks

If you thought the Brad Pitt Chanel No. 5 advert that went out earlier this week was weird, just wait until you see this latest one.Chanel clearly think they are breaking the mould by asking...

Keira Knightley 'Frightened' By Unlikable Role

Keira Knightley found it ''frightening'' to play an unlikeable character.The Oscar-nominated actress plays the titular role in Joe Wright's adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's 'Anna Karenina' - about a woman who cheats on her husband in...

Keira Knightley's 'Anna Karenina' Rescued At The Eleventh Hour

Keira Knightley has been getting rave reviews for her performance in Anna Karenina. An article from The Telegraph today (September 7, 2012) reveals that that movie hit an enormous stumbling block before production had even...

Keira Knightley: People May Hate My New Film

Keira Knightley is worried that her new film won't be to everyone's taste, and is even concerned that some may "hate" Anna Karenina, reports The Telegraph. You could have been forgiven for ignoring the 27-year...

Joe Wright: Keira Knightley Is 'More Than A Muse'

Joe Wright thinks Keira Knightley is ''more than a muse''.The award-winning director - who has previously worked with Keira on 'Pride & Prejudice' and 'Atonement' - says it was a no brainer to cast the...

Joe Wright Making Theatre Directorial Debut

Moviemaker Joe Wright is preparing for his directorial debut in theatre after signing up to oversee a new London show.Wright will direct a production of Arthur Wing Pinero's Trelawny of the Wells. The show is...

Michelle Dockery Loved Working With Keira Knightley

Michelle Dockery had a ''great'' time working with Keira Knightley in 'Anna Karenina'. The 'Downtown Abbey' actress found it a ''real experience'' to make her big screen debut alongside such high profile names such as...

Michelle Dockery Loved Working With Keira Knightley

Michelle Dockery had a ''great'' time working with Keira Knightley in 'Anna Karenina'. The 'Downtown Abbey' actress found it a ''real experience'' to make her big screen debut alongside such high profile names such as...

Paul Thomas Anderson Movie Vanishes From 'Venice Film Festival'

Paul Thomas Anderson 's highly anticipated new drama 'The Master' was announced as the lead movie at this year's Venice Film Festival, though has mysteriously disappeared from the festival's programme, reports the UK's Guardian newspaper.Confusion...

Keira Knightley Takes A Turn In Comedy

Never one to be known for her roles in comedy films, Keira Knightley will be taking a much more light-hearted approach to her upcoming film 'Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World'.Having tackled...

Keira Knightley Working On Movement

Keira Knightley has been ''working on'' movement in 'Anna Karenina'.The British actress enjoys working with filmmaker Joe Wright - who she previously teamed up with for 'Pride & Prejudice' and 'Atonement' - because he is...

Keira Knightley Debuts Engagement Ring After Romantic Meal

Keira Knightley gave the world the glimpse of her engagement ring, after enjoying a romantic meal with husband-to-be James Righton in London on Wednesday (May 30, 2012), reports the Evening Standard.The Hollywood actress and her...

Rosamund Pike Gives Birth

Rosamund Pike has given birth.The 'Die Another Day' actress and her partner Robie Uniacke - who have been dating since December 2009 - recently welcomed son Solo into the world, according to the Mail On...

Rosamund Pike Is Pregnant

Rosamund Pike is to become a mother for the first time.The 'Die Another Day' actress is expecting her first child with partner Robie Uniacke and the couple - who have been dating since December 2009...

Emily Watson On Anna Karenina, "Keira Was Delightful"

Emily Watson has spoken to reporters about her appearance in Joe Wright's cinema-version of Anna Karenina, in which she stars alongside Jude Law and Keira Knightley. Although she only shares one screen with Keira, Emily...

Rosamund Pike Unsure If She Will Marry

Rosamund Pike is unsure if she will ever marry after her engagement was broken off one month before her wedding in 2008. The 32-year-old split from 'Pride and Prejudice' director Joe Wright after dating for...

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