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Kanye West Sitcom? Clip Surfaces Online Showing Yeezy In Comedy Sketch [Video]

Rapper Kanye West stars in the bad acting comedy skit that was never supposed to happen - the untitled HBO sitcom shows him doing a bit of improvised acting as himself visiting a terminally-ill boy...

Russell Brand In Talks For Pierre Pierre

Russell Brand is in talks to star in raunchy comedy 'Pierre Pierre'.The British comedian is currently in negotiations for the lead role in Larry Charles' upcoming film about an obnoxious French nihilist who embarks upon...

Megan Fox To Make Dictator Cameo

Megan Fox is to appear in 'The Dictator'.The 'Jonah Hex' actress and John C. Reilly have both signed up to make cameo appearances in Sacha Baron Cohen's forthcoming comedy, though the nature of their roles...

Anna Faris For The Dictator?

Anna Faris is being lined up for a role in 'The Dictator'. The 'House Bunny' actress has entered negotiations to play the part of an organic food store owner in the project, which sees Sacha...

Sacha Baron Cohen To Play The Dictator

Sacha Baron Cohen is to portray a Saddam Hussein-inspired character in a new movie. The British actor - famed for his parody movies based on outrageous characters, including Kazakhstani reporter Borat and Austrian fashionista Bruno...

Charles To Direct Carrey's Pierre Pierre

JIM CARREY's stalled comedy PIERRE PIERRE is back on track - filmmaker LARRY CHARLES has signed on to direct the movie, two years after the project was announced.The film, about an obnoxious Frenchman who transports...

West To Star In New Tv Show

KANYE WEST and BORAT director LARRY CHARLES have teamed up to develop a new series for US cable TV network HBO. The as-yet-untitled project will focus on a day in the Grammy Award-winning rapper's life....

Motley Crue Movie Set For Big Screen

The raunchy tale of rocker group MOTLEY CRUE's rise to the top is being made into a feature film. THE DIRT is being made by Paramount Classics and MTV Films, and will be based on...

West's Big Plans

Ambitious rapper KANYE WEST has big plans for 2006 and 2007, which include writing a TV show with Def Jam founder RICK RUBIN, working with STEVEN SPIELBERG and buying a European castle. The JESUS...

Borat Film In Balance After Director Storms Out

Plans for a film starring outrageous television funnyman SACHA BARON COHEN based on his tactless alter-ego BORAT are being desperately salvaged after director TODD PHILIPS abandoned the project. PHILIPS cited extreme on-set tension as...

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Foo Fighters Issue Statement After Ticketing Chaos For London Gig

Foo Fighters Issue Statement After Ticketing Chaos For London Gig

Many ticket-holders couldn't get into the O2 Arena show on Tuesday night (September 19th) because they didn't bring photo ID to match their booking.

How The Music Industry Is Honouring George Michael This Year

How The Music Industry Is Honouring George Michael This Year

An album re-release, a new song and a documentary mark the singer's legacy this year.

David Harbour Looks Incredible In The First Image From 'Hellboy'

David Harbour Looks Incredible In The First Image From 'Hellboy'

The actor plays the titular hero in the forthcoming adaptation.

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