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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...

Clive Standen Picked To Take Taken To Tv

The Vikings star will play Bryan Mills in a new NBC prequel to Luc Besson's 2008 action film, in which Neeson portrayed the retired CIA operative on the hunt for his kidnapped daughter....

Liam Neeson Confirms He’S Not Dating An 'Incredibly Famous' Mystery Woman

After Liam Neeson got us all playing Sherlock and trying to work out who his famous mystery girlfriend could be, reps for the 63-year-old have now confirmed he was just ‘joking’ about his new love....

Liam Neeson's Mystery Woman Is Not Kristen Stewart

Liam Neeson’s revelation a few weeks ago that he’s been dating an “incredibly famous” mystery woman has had the internet blazing with speculation, including one piece which claimed that it might be Twilight actress Kristen...

Liam Neeson Reveals He’S Dating An 'Incredibly Famous' Mystery Woman

Actor Liam Neeson has revealed he’s dating an ‘incredibly famous woman’, but he won’t give away who. The Irish actor was married to Natasha Richardson until her tragic death in 2009 and admits that talking...

Liam Neeson Finds Love With 'Super Famous' Girlfriend

The Taken star lost his wife, actress Natasha Richardson, in 2009 after she suffered a tragic skiing accident in Canada, and now it appears he is finally ready to move on after revealing...

Liam Neeson To Promote Hometown Tourism

The Taken star grew up in the area, which is set to be blighted by job losses after two of the region's biggest employers announced plans to close their plants. When informed...

Natasha Richardson Took Secret Singing Lessons For Wedding To Liam Neeson

The Taken star recalled the touching story on Thursday (07Jan16), while chatting with John Benjamin during the My Favourite Song segment on U.S. show Radio Andy. Liam made listeners smile as he told how Natasha,...

Johnny Depp Tops List Of Hollywood's Most Overpaid Actors For 2015

Johnny Depp has received the unfortunate honour of topping Forbes' annual list of Hollywood’s most overpaid actors. Last year Depp was ranked number two on the list, but thanks to recent films Mortdecai and Transcendence...

Ben Stiller To Narrate Madison Square Garden Documentary

The Hollywood actor has signed up to lend his voice to 10 episodes of a show titled The Garden’s Defining Moments, which celebrates some of the greatest times in the venue's history....

Liam Neeson Reveals Scorsese Role Was Behind Dramatic Weight Loss

After months of speculation, Liam Neeson has finally revealed the reason behind his dramatic weight-loss and it was all due to Martin Scorsese. The actor stars in Scorsese’s new drama Silence, in which the director...

Liam Neeson Lost 20 Pounds For Film Role

The Taken star sparked fears for his health after he was photographed looking noticeably thinner while out and about in New York City in July (15). At the time, his representative insisted the...

Liam Neeson To Star As Watergate Informant In New Film

The Taken star will play the agency's deputy director, who served as an informant to The Washington Post's Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein in 1972 during the scandal, which resulted in the resignation...

Liam Neeson Voices Abortion Campaign Video

The Taken star has teamed up with the human rights charity to produce the video as part of a drive to change the country's strict anti-abortion laws. The movement aims to abolish...

Liam Neeson Gave Sam Neill Accent Coaching

The Jurassic Park star was born in Northern Ireland, but moved back to his family's native New Zealand as a child. He was asked to adopt a Northern Irish accent for his...

The A-team Gets Rebooted With Women

The 'A-Team' is set to get a reboot - and will include women. The hit 80s TV show, which ran from 1983 to 1987, is being remade by 20th Century Fox but rather than just...

Liam Neeson Confirmed For 'The Commuter'

Liam Neeson is set to star in suspense thriller 'The Commuter'.The 63-year-old actor is sticking to his favourite genre and will play the lead role in Studiocanal's latest offering.The story is based on a businessman...

Liam Neeson Urges New York Mayor To Give Up Carriage Fight

The Taken star is a vocal opponent of de Blasio's proposals to remove the animals and drivers from the Manhattan tourist trap and replace them with vintage cars, insisting the move would rob...

Liam Neeson In Negotiations To Play General Douglas Macarthur In War Film

Operation Chromite will document the United Nations forces' sneak attack on the North Korean army at the Battle of Incheon in 1950 and producers have tapped the Taken star to play decorated Army...

Salma Hayek Claims Hollywood Studios “Don’T Want” Her Anymore

Salma Hayek, in a recent interview, claimed Hollywood studios are no longer interested in her working for them. Fortunately, the Frida actress’ career is not suffering so she’s not too worried about what she perceives...

Liam Neeson 'Has Never Been Healthier'

Neeson, 63, sparked fears for his health after he was photographed looking noticeably thinner while out and about in New York City over the weekend (25-26Jul15). However, a representative for Neeson insists...

Little Mix Want A Spice World-style Movie

Little Mix want to make their own 'Spice World'-inspired movie.The 'Black Magic' hitmakers - made up of Jesy Nelson, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall - have confessed they'd love to follow in the...

Liam Neeson's Son Following In Dad's Footsteps With New Michael Collins Movie

Budding actor Micheal Neeson, 20, will portray Irish revolutionary Collins in The Rising, a movie which will centre on the historic 1916 Easter Rising, during which a small group of Irish patriots sought...

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