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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...

Sigourney Weaver To Receive 2016 Donostia Award

Sigourney Weaver will receive the 2016 Donostia Award at the 64th San Sebastian Festival.The 66-year-old actress - who has recently been seen and heard in a couple of high-profile cameos in 'Ghostbusters' and 'Finding Dory'...

Liam Neeson Feared Threats From North Korea Over Korean War Movie

The Taken actor stars in the upcoming war movie as General Douglas MACArthur of the U.S. Army, who lead a risky operation to land United Nations allied forces into the port city of...

Liam Neeson Donates Gangs Of New York Prop To Irish Bar

Liam, 64, appeared as Priest Vallon in Martin Scorsese's 2002 historical crime drama Gangs of New York, a role which saw him wield the cross in a scene which saw Irish-American gang The...

Laila Ali Remembers Dad Muhammad With Touching Family Photo

The 38-year-old boxer and U.S. TV personality, who is Ali’s youngest daughter, posted a shot of her late dad and son Curtis in a Louis Vuitton print ad on Facebook, writing, "My son...

Liam Neeson Remaking Stellan Skarsgard's In Order Of Disappearance

The Taken star, 63, 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 killers. Director Hans Petter Molland will...

Room Wins Seven Honours At Irish Film And Tv Awards

The movie, which was produced by Ireland's Element Pictures, picked up awards for Best Film, Best Script Film, Best Director, Editing, and Original Music, while Oscar winner Brie Larson was named Best International...

Jennifer Beals Cast In Taken Television Spin-off

The Flashdance actress joins Vikings actor Clive Standen in the upcoming NBC series, which will serve as a prequel to the popular movie trilogy starring Liam Neeson. In 2008 film Taken, Neeson plays Mills a...

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