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Rebel Wilson And Josh Gad Eyed For Little Shop Of Horrors Remake

Rebel Wilson and Josh Gad are being eyed for the remake of 'Little Shop Of Horrors'.Wilson, who shot to fame in the hit acapella series 'Pitch Perfect', looks set to take on the role of...

Mel Brooks Confirms Talks For Spaceballs Sequel

Mel Brooks has confirmed he is in talks to make a 'Spaceballs' sequel.The 90-year-old filmmaker - who is best known for his comedy hits such as 'The Producers' and 'Blazing Saddles' - has revealed he...

Kevin Hart To Star In The Great Outdoors Reboot

Kevin Hart has been cast in the reboot of 'The Great Outdoors'.The 37-year-old comedian-and-actor will be joining the cast in the reboot of the 1980s comedy and Deadline say 'Billions' writer Randall Green will be...

Dame Joan Collins Does Her Own Grocery Shop

Dame Joan Collins still buys her own groceries from the supermarket.The 83-year-old English actress may have her own star on the Hollywood Walk of fame, but she doesn't consider herself too famous to do her...

Warner Bros. Making New Little Shop Of Horrors

Warner Bros. is developing a new 'Little Shop Of Horrors' movie.The film studio has embarked on a reboot of the 1986 cult musical comedy title with 'Green Lantern' director Greg Berlanti at the helm, according...

Uncle Buck Tv Revamp Cancelled After One Season

The comedian's co-star James Lesure announced the disappointing news via Twitter on Wednesday (06Jul16). He wrote: "Disappointed. No more @ABCUncleBuck. Cancelled. Thankful to have worked with @ABCNetwork. Proud of what we've done....

John Candy's Uncle Buck Set For Tv Series Revamp

John Candy's comedy Uncle Buck is set for a rebirth on Tv with an all-black cast.Mike Epps will take on the role played by Candy in the 1989 film, while Nia Long will play his...

Second City Cofounder Bernie Sahlins Dead A 90

Second City cofounder Bernie Sahlins, regarded as one of the most influential figures in improvisational comedy and topical satire, has died in Chicago at the age of 90, the Chicago Tribune reported today (Monday). Many...

Shawn Levy To Produce Sesame Street Film

Shawn Levy is to produce a new 'Sesame Street' movie. The 'Night at the Museum' director will join Michael Aguilar, Mark Gordon and Guymon Casady on the project after 20th Century Fox picked up the...

Zach Galifianakis Joins A Confederacy Of Dunces

Zach Galifianakis is set to star in 'A Confederacy of Dunces'.The 'Hangover' actor looks set to be joined by 'The Muppets' director James Bobin in the movie adaptation of John Kennedy Toole's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel...

Cybill Shepherd Braved Bizarre Delicacy At Producer's Party

Actress Cybill Shepherd once tasted "goat balls" at a showbiz party after late actor John Candy refused to eat the delicacy.Shepherd was a guest at Italian producer Dino De Laurentiis' home when he offered around...

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