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Liam Neeson To Star In New Thriller Retribution

Liam Neeson will star in new independent thriller 'Retribution'.The 'Taken' actor will be starring in the thriller as a Wall Street executive who is told by an anonymous caller that bombs are in his car...

Sandwich Shop Offers Free Food To Liam Neeson - Who Of Course Turns Up To Collect

Workers at a Canadian sandwich shop have pulled off a marketing masterstroke by bagging a visit from acting superstar Liam Neeson, simply by offering him free food!Staff at the Big Star Sandwich Co. in the...

Love Actually Made Liam Neeson Reflect On Wife's Death

The Taken star played widower Daniel in the original 2003 movie alongside his onscreen stepson Thomas Brodie-Sangster, and they both reprised their roles for a mini-sequel, titled Red Nose Day Actually, which aired...

Liam Neeson Reflects On Loss

Liam Neeson says returning to 'Love Actually' has made him reflect on the loss of his wife.Just six years after Liam took on the role of widower Daniel in the 2003 movie, his wife Natasha...

Love Actually Finally Gets Its Sequel

'Love Actually' finally got its hotly-anticipated sequel on Friday evening (24.03.17).The cast of the iconic Richard Curtis film - which was released in 2003 - reunited to raise money for Comic Relief as fans got...

Liam Neeson And Rebel Wilson Audition For Stephen Hawking's Voice In Comedy Sketch

The award-winning physicist, who suffers from motor neurone disease, is no stranger to appearing in popular culture, making cameos in everything from cartoon series The Simpsons to Star Trek: The Next Generation. For British charity...

Liam Neeson Left In Tears By Love Actually Sequel Script

The Taken star is among the castmembers reuniting for a short sequel that will air as part of Britain's Comic Relief charity telethon on Friday (24Mar17). And the Northern Irish actor, who...

Susan Sarandon Loved Being Romantically Linked To Liam Neeson

Susan Sarandon wishes speculation that she is dating Liam Neeson was true. The 64-year-old actor set tongues wagging when he claimed that he was in a relationship with ''someone incredibly famous'' and after Susan, 70,...

Celebrating 10 Of Ireland's Finest Stars

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, we pay tribute to some of the most significant Irish men and women in Hollywood and beyond, because for such a small country, so many legends have been created there....

Emmy Rossum Boards Liam Neeson's Revenge Thriller

The Taken star, 64, will step into Stellan Skarsgard's role in the 2014 original, which followed a mild-mannered snow plow driver seeking vengeance on his son's drug dealing killers, inadvertently sparking a turf...

Liam Neeson Will Star In Widows

Liam Neeson is set to star in 'Widows'. The 64-year-old actor has reportedly been cast in the upcoming thriller, which will be directed by director Steve McQueen, and is rumoured to play the role of...

'Love Actually' Mini-sequel Will Not Include A Tribute To Alan Rickman

Love Actually director Richard Curtis has confirmed that the upcoming mini-sequel for Red Nose Day will not feature a tribute to the late Alan Rickman.Rickman died aged 69 in January of last year, after a...

Martin Scorsese No Hollywood Film Maker

Martin Scorsese doesn't think he could make it as a ''Hollywood filmmaker'' .The legendary director feels like a ''thief'' with his success because he has ''got away with'' making movies ''in the margins'' that struck...

Liam Neeson Backs Campaign To Integrate Northern Irish Education

Due to long-standing religious tensions in the British province more than 90 per cent of students are taught in schools managed by Roman Catholic or Protestant groups, and now the Taken star is...

Liam Neeson Eyes Up New Taken-style Action Movie

The 64-year-old became an action star later in life, taking on the now infamous role of Bryan Mills, a C.I.A. agent hunting for his kidnapped daughter, in the 2008 thriller Taken. While the...

Liam Neeson No Longer Boxing For Fun

The actor grew up boxing and returned to the sport as a way of keeping fit, but he no longer spars with gym rats. "I'll train... the bags and stuff, but I...

Liam Neeson: 'I Won't Ride A Motorbike In A Film'

The tough guy actor refuses to get on a bike after a 2000 accident almost claimed his life - and he refuses to entertain film projects that include two-wheeler action. "I've read...

Liam Neeson Chose Natasha Richardson Over James Bond

The Northern Irish actor was in the running to play the superspy when Pierce Brosnan was offered the role, and now admits his then-girlfriend Natasha Richardson played a big part in him saying...

Liam Neeson Is Part Of Low-key Central Park Walking Club

The Taken star has been walking around the famous open space in the heart of Manhattan for years and reveals he now has a small group of pals he teams up with for...

Liam Neeson's Life Lessons In Film

Liam Neeson thinks there are ''life lessons'' for everyone who sees 'A Monster Calls'.The 64-year-old actor voices the 'monster' - a giant humanoid yew tree - in the upcoming film, and thinks the saga, which...

Liam Neeson Felt 'Ridiculous' Filming A Monster Calls In A Onesie

The Taken actor stars in the emotional tale about a young boy (Lewis MACDougall) who is struggling to come to terms with his mother’s (Felicity Jones) cancer diagnosis. Liam voices the title yew tree monster...

Liam Neeson: Andrew Garfield Is An 'Extraordinary' Actor

Liam Neeson has opened up about working alongside Andrew Garfield on their new film 'Silence' - the latter's second movie based on religion this year. 64-year-old Neeson might be an Oscar nominated acting veteran, but...

Liam Neeson Praises A Monster Calls Co-star's 'Real' Performance

In the new movie, British actor Lewis plays Conor O'Malley, a young boy who is trying to deal with the terminal illness of his mother (Felicity Jones) and attacks by local school bully Harry (James...

Martin Scorsese's Deep Movie

Martin Scorsese has been taken on a ''deeper road'' by 'Silence' than any of his other movies.The 74-year-old filmmaker is still unsure how much he has been impacted by his latest movie - which stars...

Liam Neeson's Father Sobbed Over Muhammad Ali Autograph

The Taken star considers the late boxer among his greatest heroes and he's grateful he got the chance to meet him twice. The first time he saw him was at a film premiere...

Liam Neeson: 'New Film Encourages Parents To Talk To Kids About Death'

The Taken star gave his voice to a tree monster in the film, about a boy named Conor who is trying to cope with his mother's terminal illness, and admits the movie has...

Adam Driver's Extreme Weight Loss For Silence

Adam Driver's extreme weight loss for his role in 'Silence' made him deliver more powerful lines.The 32-year-old actor - who portrays a 17th century Jesuit priest alongside Andrew Garfield in the Martin Scorsese drama -...

Martin Scorsese Holding Silence Preview Screening For Priests

The film, about members of the Society of Jesus Roman Catholic religious order, who in the 17th Century travelled as missionaries to Japan, will be shown to a group of 400 priests in...

Sigourney Weaver: 'Men Have More Roles But They're Not Better Ones'

The 66-year-old actress, who was in Spain for the 64th San Sebastian International Film Festival, discussed working in Hollywood and says she has never had more job offers despite her advancing years....

New Chronicles Of Narnia Movie In The Works

Three of the seven popular children's books by C.S. Lewis were adapted into a fantasy film series, which included The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe in 2005, Prince Caspian in 2008 and...

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