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Sienna Miller Cut From Black Mass

Sienna Miller has been cut from 'Black Mass'. The 33-year-old actress filmed scenes as Catherine Greig, the girlfriend of Johnny Depp's character Whitey Bulger, for the upcoming biopic on the infamous Irish-American mobster Bulger...

Joel Edgerton Pranked By Radio Hosts

The Great Gatsby star was stunned when radio duo Hamish Blake and Andy Lee handed him a timepiece worth around $35,456 (£22,160), declaring, "What the f**k is that? Are you serious?... You got...

Ruby Rose: Our Likeness Must Be Frustrating For Justin Bieber

Ruby Rose thinks her likeness to Justin Bieber must be ''frustrating'' for him.The 'Orange is the New Black' star has acknowledged she looks similar to the 'Boyfriend' hitmaker and confessed she has heard he regularly...

The Gift Lets Joel Edgerton Play With The Thriller Genre

Australian actor Joel Edgerton has been starring in movies for 20 years, from homegrown hits like Erskineville Kings (1999) to playing Luke Skywalker's uncle in the Star Wars prequel trilogy to acclaimed films like Animal...

Joel Edgerton Turned To His Brother For Help With Directorial Debut

The Great Gatsby star served as writer, director, actor and producer on the new thriller, and he admits he had his work cut out for him as he embarked on the ambitious project...

Actors Fail To Save Bali Nine Members From Execution

Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, part of the infamous Bali Nine drug ring, were sentenced to death after spending a decade behind bars, while campaigners fought for clemency from Indonesian government officials....

Guy Pearce Leads Calls To Save The Bali Nine As Execution Looms

The actors joined last minute calls to save Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, part of the infamous Bali Nine drug ring, in the final hours before they are scheduled to face a firing...

Johnny Depp Shows Off Acting Talent In Monstrous 'Black Mass' Trailer [Pictures]

With the recent trailer release for 'Black Mass', it's clear to see why the world fell in love with Johnny Depp. A short clip within the trailer perfectly demonstrates the veteran actor's ability to switch...

Johnny Depp Terrifies As Whitey Bulger In The Trailer For 'Black Mass'

Johnny Depp is almost unrecognisable in the trailer for Black Mass. The 51-year actor plays the notorious American gangster, Whitey Bulger, in the upcoming film. The first official trailer was released on Thursday (23rd April)....

Joel Edgerton And Jon Bernthal Eyed For Suicide Squad Lead - Report

Australian actor Joel Edgerton is reportedly in line to replace his Warrior co-star Tom Hardy in the planned movie adaptation of Suicide Squad.Hardy walked away from the project earlier this month (Jan15) and Jake Gyllenhaal...

Christian Bale: Moses Is 'Most Extreme' Role Ever

Christian Bale says the character of Moses in 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' was the ''most extreme'' role he has ever undertaken.The 'American Hustle' star plays the Egyptian prince in the new blockbuster and felt compelled...

Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods And Kings' Brings Spectacle To Cinemas

Ridley Scott is no stranger to the biblical epic. From 'Gladiator' to 'Kingdom of Heaven', he has proved that he's fearless when creating a massive-scale movie. Although he has long been criticised for skimping on...

Joel Edgerton "Felt Very Honoured" To Work With Ridley Scott

It's always good for actors and directors to get along on the set of a film; it keeps everyone involved in a good state of mind, and can lead to a better finished product than...

Joel Edgerton's Filming Worries

Joel Edgerton suffers anxiety on his first few days on a new film set because he worries he's going to be fired. Despite starring in several big movies such as 'Warrior' and 'The Great Gatsby',...

Joel Edgerton's Runaway Chariot Scare On Exodus Set

Australian actor Joel Edgerton was left terrified on the set of new movie Exodus: Gods And Kings when he was stuck on a runaway chariot after the horses' reins broke.The star plays Egyptian pharoah Ramses...

Joel Edgerton's Passion For Film Reinvigorated After Working On Exodus: Gods And Kings

Actor Joel Edgerton has credited director Ridley Scott with reinvigorating his passion for film by casting him in Exodus: Gods And Kings during a tough time in his life.The Australian star was battling the blues...

Joel Edgerton 'Dreams' Of Being Like Ridley Scott

Joel Edgerton ''dreams'' of being a director like Ridley Scott.The 40-year-old actor was so in awe of the director - who has worked on 'Blade Runner' and 'Alien' - he admitted he one day hopes...

Joel Edgerton Wore 'Solid Gold Thong' Under His Costume

Joel Edgerton wore a ''solid gold thong'' underneath his 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' costume.The 40-year-old actor stars as Ramses in the upcoming action-adventure-drama and his co-star Christian Bale, who stars as his enemy Moses, has...

Rupert Murdoch Causes Controversy On Twitter (Again!), Defends 'Racially Insensitive' Casting Of 'Exodus: Gods & Kings'

Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch has defended the casting of Exodus: Gods and Kings after reviews and social media users claimed the film was racially inaccurate and insensitive.Controversial casting: Joel Edgerton (L) and Christian Bale (R)...

Ridley Scott: "Mohammad So-and-so Isn't Going To Get My Movie Financed"

Ridley Scott has responded to the apparent lack of ethnic diversity in his latest movie Exodus: Gods and Kings, saying that having a lead actor called "Mohammad so-and-so" wouldn't enable him to get a film...

Joel Edgerton Reacts To Exodus Boycott

Australian actor Joel Edgerton is adamant he can empathise with fans who are calling for a boycott of his new movie Exodus: Gods And Kings over race claims, but insists he was just doing "a...

Ridley Scott: Exodus 'Biggest' Film I've Ever Made

Ridley Scott says 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' is the ''biggest'' movie he's ever made.The 'Prometheus' director is currently in post-production for the upcoming drama about Moses' hand in leading the Israelite slaves out of Egypt...

See Heavily Eye-linered Christian Bale As Moses In Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods And Kings' [Trailer & Pictures]

Director Ridley Scott has dealt with some epic stories whether it's the might of the Roman Empire and the obsession with gladiators, slavering murderous aliens in space or legends of British folklore. But now the...

Johnny Depp Is 'Unrecognisable' For Black Mass

Johnny Depp had an extreme makeover for 'Black Mass'.The 50-year-old actor is set to play convicted murderer and organised crime figure Whitey Bulger - who is currently serving two life sentences in an Arizona prison...

Benedict Cumberbatch For Whitey Bulger Biopic

Benedict Cumberbatch has replaced Guy Pearce in the upcoming Whitey Bulger biopic.The 'Star Trek Into Darkness' actor has been signed up to replace the 'Prometheus' star in the untitled project starring Johnny Depp as convicted...

Stars Support Baz Luhrmann At Strictly Ballroom Premiere

Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby star Joel Edgerton and pop singer Kylie Minogue were among the famous faces who supported the director at the world premiere of his Strictly Ballroom stage show.The moviemaker has transformed...

Johnny Depp Promotes 'Transcendence', But Attention Turns To 'Black Mass'

Johnny Depp has begun his promotional tour for his new science fiction thriller Transcendance, which opens on April 18. However, journalists appear to be more concerned with another of the actor's upcoming projects, Black Mass...

Dakota Johnson To Join Already Awesome Cast Of 'Black Mass'?

Dakota Johnson, the actress who is to play Anastasia Steele in next year's Fifty Shades of Grey movie, is reportedly being eyed to play Johnny Depp's love interest in Black Mass.Dakota Johnson Could Line Up...

Guy Pearce In Talks For Black Mass

Guy Pearce is in talks to star alongside Johnny Depp in 'Black Mass'.The 'Iron Man 3' actor is negotiating the role of Whitey Bulger's brother in the forthcoming drama, while 'The Lone Ranger' actor is...

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