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Liam Neeson To Star In The Minuteman

Liam Neeson is set to star in action-thriller 'The Minuteman'. The 66-year-old actor will play the lead role in the upcoming film with Robert Lorenz helming project working from a script he wrote with Chris...

Liam Neeson Profoundly Apologises After 'Racist' Comments

Liam Neeson has ''profoundly apologised'' after he was accused of being ''racist'' for comments he made about a friend being raped.The 66-year-old actor came under fire after he controversially and candidly confessed to trying to...

Michelle Rodriguez: Liam Neeson Isn't Racist

Michelle Rodriguez has insisted Liam Neeson isn't racist, in the wake of his recent controversial interview.The 40-year-old actress has come to the defence of her 'Widows' co-star Liam after he came under fire for candidly...

Lily Allen Dedicated 'F*** You' To Liam Neeson During Sydney Show

Lily Allen dedicated a song slamming racists to Liam Neeson at her concert on Tuesday (05.02.19).The 33-year-old singer was performing in Sydney, Australia, when she told the crowd she would sing 'F**k You' for the...

Whoopi Goldberg Defends Liam Neeson Amid Racism Row

Whoopi Goldberg has insisted Liam Neeson isn't racist in light of his recent controversial interview. The 63-year-old actress has defended her pal after he came under fire for candidly confessing to trying to provoke...

Liam Neeson Premiere Scrapped

The red carpet premiere of Liam Neeson's new movie was cancelled on Tuesday (05.02.19) following his controversial interview earlier this week.The 66-year-old actor sparked a huge outcry when he candidly admitted he understood his character...

Liam Neeson: I'm Not Racist

Liam Neeson has insisted he is ''not a racist''.The 66-year-old actor has come under fire after he controversially and candidly confessed to trying to provoke a fight with a black person after a female friend...

John Barnes Defends Liam Neeson

John Barnes believes Liam Neeson ''deserves a medal'' for his controversial comments about his violent feelings of revenge.The former soccer star - who suffered racist abuse during his sporting career - has spoken out to...

Liam Neeson's Shocking Revenge Confession

Liam Neeson has admitted he wanted to ''kill'' someone in revenge after a woman he knows was raped.The 66-year-old actor had a ''primal'' urge to lash out and walked the streets with a weapon hoping...

Liam Neeson's Nephew Dies Aged 35

Liam Neeson's nephew has died aged 35. The 'Taken' star's relative Ronan Sexton passed away in Cushendall, Northern Ireland, over the weekend, nearly five years after he fell from a telephone kiosk, according to the...

Men In Black Reboot Given Official Title

The 'Men in Black' reboot has been given the official title of 'Men in Black International'.The long-awaited movie - which is being directed by F. Gary Gray - has, until now, simply been known as...

Liam Neeson And Son Cast In Made In Italy

Liam Neeson is set to star in James D'Arcy's directorial debut 'Made In Italy'.The 66-year-old star will return to the comedy genre starring alongside his real-life son, Micheál Richardson, who will play his offspring in...

Liam Neeson 'Cried' At Normal People Script

Liam Neeson cried when he first read the script for 'Normal People' and instantly ''knew it was special''. The 66-year-old actor revealed that he ''knew'' he had to play the role of Tom because it...

Natasha Richardson's Son Takes Her Surname

Liam Neeson and Natasha Richardson's son has taken his mother's surname. Micheál Richardson was just 13 years old when his mother died following a skiing accident in 2009 and now the aspiring actor has officially...

Viola Davis' Revelatory Scenes With Liam Neeson

Viola Davis experienced ''middle-aged female joy'' when she got to bed Liam Neeson in 'Widows'.The 53-year-old actress stars alongside the 66-year-old actor in the new thriller and she praised the movie for having a ''dark-skinned...

Russell Crowe's Daily Horse Chats

Russell Crowe became ''lifelong friends'' with a horse after chatting to the animal every day on the sets of 'Robin Hood' and 'Les Miserables'. The 54-year-old actor is now great pals with Rusty after his...

Liam Neeson Known By Movie Horse

Liam Neeson claims a horse in his new movie ''recognised'' him.The 66-year-old actor can next be seen in Western 'The Ballad of Buster Scruggs' and the creature that pulled his wagon remembered working with the...

Dennis Quaid Still Upset By Natasha Richardson's Death

Dennis Quaid is still devastated by Natasha Richardson's death.The 64-year-old actor starred opposite the late actress - who passed away in 2009 after a skiing accident - in the 1988 remake of 'The Parent Trap'...

Emma Thompson's Men In Black Return

Emma Thompson is to star in a 'Men in Black' spin-off. The 'Nanny McPhee' actress will reprise her role as Agent O - who she played in 2012 movie 'Men in Black 3' - in...

Liam Neeson In Talks For New Men In Black Movie

Liam Neeson is in talks to star in the new 'Men In Black' movie.The 65-year-old actor is wanted to join the cast of the sci-fi spin-off which already includes 'Thor: Ragnarok' co-stars Chris Hemsworth and...

Liam Neeson Signs Up For Charlie Johnson In The Flames

Liam Neeson is set to star in new thriller 'Charlie Johnson in the Flames'.The 65-year-old actor - who saw his career rebooted in 2008 by action franchise 'Taken' - has signed up to the lead...

Michelle Keegan Pushed Mark Wright To Pursue American Dream

Michelle Keegan urged her husband Mark Wright to pursue a career in America.The 30-year-old actress sat down with her spouse - who is now a presenter on 'EXTRA' in the US - last year before...

Joel Edgerton Up For Role In Obi-wan Kenobi Spin-off Movie

Joel Edgerton would be ''totally down'' to reprise his role as Owen Lars in the proposed Obi-Wan Kenobi spin-off movie.Director Stephen Daldry is reportedly in early talks to helm a 'Star Wars' movie about the...

Gabriel Byrne Says Liam Neeson Is Wrong About The Me Too Movement

Gabriel Byrne says Liam Neeson is wrong about the Me Too movement.Liam caused controversy recently when he declared that the wave of sexual harassment allegations in Hollywood has become ''a bit of a witch hunt''...

Liam Neeson Loves His Senior Person's Railcard

Liam Neeson uses his senior person's railcard to travel around the UK.The 65-year-old actor is among the most recognisable faces in the movie business, but he has no qualms about using his discount card.The Academy...

Helen Mirren And Liam Neeson Gush About Their Former Romance

It's always nice to see that two people who once loved each other very much can come together again as the most amicable of friends. Dame Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson did just that when...

Liam Neeson Tips Killian Scott For Star Wars

Liam Neeson wants Killian Scott to play a young Qui-Gon Jinn in a 'Star Wars' movie.The 65-year-old star joked he could return as his 'Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace' character in an origins...

Liam Neeson Still Seen As A Major Action Man

Liam Neeson is still being bombarded with scripts for action roles even though he is 65.The Irish actor become an action star in his 50s starting with his role as villain Ra's al Ghul in...

Liam Neeson Warns About 'Hollywood Witch Hunt'

Liam Neeson says the wave of sexual harassment allegations in Hollywood has become ''a bit of a witch hunt''.The 65-year-old star thinks some of the allegations have been an overreaction and he also defended Dustin...

Liam Neeson Feels Like He's 40

Liam Neeson has revealed he still feels as though he's 40 years old, despite being halfway through his 60s.The 'Taken' actor celebrated his 65th birthday back in June, but has admitted he feels great for...

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