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Angela Robinson Wants To Helm A Wonder Woman Movie

Angela Robinson would love to helm a 'Wonder Woman' movie.The 46-year-old director's latest project 'Professor Marston and the Wonder Women' tells the story behind the creation of the iconic DC Comics character and Robinson definitely...

Idris Elba Auditioned For Beauty And The Beast

Idris Elba auditioned for 'Beauty and the Beast'.The 45-year-old actor has admitted he sent in an audition tape for the recent live-action remake of the 1991 animated Disney feature, but lost out on his dream...

Beauty And The Beast Shown With Live Orchestra

The 'Beauty and the Beast' live-action remake will be given the 'Films in Concert' treatment at the Royal Albert Hall this December.The box office sensation - starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens - will be...

Mysterious Luke Evans

Luke Evans wants to keep ''some sort of mystery'' about him.The 'Beauty and the Beast' star feels it is important to create an ''enigma'' around himself and so deliberately decides to keep his personal life...

Creature From The Black Lagoon Gets Aquaman Writer Will Beall

'Aquaman' scriptwriter Will Beall is set to revive the classic monster movie 'The Creature From The Black Lagoon'.Beall - whose previous work also includes 'Gangster Squad' and the TV series 'Castle' and 'Training Day' -...

Luke Evans Liberated By Role

Luke Evans found his role in 'Beauty and the Beast' ''liberating''.The 37-year-old actor relished every moment of playing the ''ridiculous, self-absorbed and terrifying'' villain Gaston in the new live-action take on the classic fairytale because...

Luke Evans Almost Turned Down Gaston Role

Luke Evans almost turned down the role of Gaston in 'Beauty and the Beast'. Although the 37-year-old actor has delighted fans and critics with his portrayal of the villain Gaston in the new live-action take...

James Corden & Beauty And The Beast Stars Recreate Movie Musical On Crosswalk

Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, and Josh Gad joined the British actor/comedian, who took on the role of Belle in the Crosswalk Theatre Company's quirky take on the film. The troupe entertained motorists...

Luke Evans' Villanous Gaston

Luke Evans wanted his 'Beauty And The Beast' villain to be a good guy at first.The 37-year-old actor - who plays Gaston in the live-action movie - was keen for the audience to like his...

Disney Movie Bosses Won't Edit Beauty And The Beast For Malaysia Release

Josh Gad's portrayal of LeFou has caused a stir as Disney's first gay character, with bosses at a cinema in Alabama refusing to screen the film and censors in Russia slapping a 16+...

Beauty And The Beast Screenings Pulled In Malaysia

Josh Gad's portrayal of LeFou has caused a stir as Disney's first gay character, who realises he has feelings for villain Gaston, portrayed by Luke Evans. According to the Associated Press, a...

Luke Evans And Josh Gad Smash 'Beauty And The Beast' Themed Prank Call

'Beauty and the Beast' stars Luke Evans and Josh Gad got a break from the regular round of generic promotional interviews when they appeared on The Matt Edmondson Show on BBC Radio 1 last week....

Luke Evans Sings Adele Songs To His Mum Over Facetime

The Welsh actor is no stranger to singing, previously showing off his vocals on stage and now performing as part of his role as villain Gaston in Disney’s new adaptation of Beauty and the Beast....

Emma Watson Praises Josh Gad

Emma Watson thinks Josh Gad's ''subtle'' performance in 'Beauty and the Beast' is ''fantastic''.The 26-year-old actress - who plays Belle in the new live-action version of the fairytale - has heaped praise on her co-star...

Luke Evans Surprised By Gaston Role

Luke Evans was surprised when he wasn't offered the role of the Beast in 'Beauty and the Beast'. The 37-year-old actor has won over fans and critics with his portrayal of Belle's would-be suitor Gaston,...

Josh Gad Hates Horses After Beauty & The Beast Drama

Unlike his sidekick Luke Evans, who reteamed with the horse he had used in The Hobbit films, Gad had never been in the saddle before - and he hopes he'll never have to...

Josh Gad: Beauty And The Beast Is About 'Unity'

Josh Gad has branded 'Beauty and the Beast' as a film about ''unity''.The 36-year-old actor stars as LeFou in the live-action remake of the 1991 Disney animated classic, and has praised the movie for touching...

Josh Gad Teases Beauty And The Beast Character's 'Incredible Moment'

The 36-year-old actor plays Gaston's sidekick Le Fou, who will be Disney’s first openly gay character, and spoke recently about his character's complicated relationship with his friend Gaston, played by Luke Evans....

Luke Evans Approves Of Being Objectified As Sex Symbol

Luke Evans thinks it is a ''compliment'' to be ''objectified'' as a sex symbol.The 'Beauty and the Beast' actor is astonished by some of the comments he receives from fans online, and though he acknowledges...

Josh Gad Stole Wedding Ring From Film Set

Josh Gad stole his wedding ring from a film set.The 35-year-old actor - who married Ida Darvish, the mother of his two daughters, in 2008 - had his original piece of martial jewellery stolen...

Josh Gad: Playing Disney's First Gay Character Is 'Incredible'

Josh Gad says portraying Disney's first ever openly gay character is ''incredible''.The 36-year-old takes on the role of LeFou in the live-action remake of 'Beauty and the Beast', and has said the plot alteration that...

Luke Evans' Childhood Dream Was To Work In A Supermarket

Luke Evans wanted to work in a supermarket as a child.The 37-year-old thespian maybe one of the world's most in-demand actors with four new films coming out this year, including the soon-to-be released live-action Disney...

Josh Gad Stole Wedding Ring From Film Set

Josh Gad stole his wedding ring from a film set.The 35-year-old actor - who married Ida Darvish, the mother of his two daughters, in 2008 - had his original piece of martial jewellery stolen...

Beauty And The Beast To Feature Disney's First Gay Character

'Beauty and the Beast' includes the first openly gay character in Disney history.Josh Gad plays the role of LeFou in the live-action remake of the 1991 animated classic, and it has now been revealed that...

Luke Evans Found Beauty And The Beast Great 'Fun'

Luke Evans found playing Gaston in 'Beauty and the Beast' great ''fun''.The 37-year-old actor took on the role of then main villain in the fantasy movie, which is a live-action remake of the 1991 Disney...

Emma Watson: Beauty And The Beast Remake Offers More Depth

Emma Watson says the 'Beauty and the Beast' remake offers ''more depth'' than the original.The 26-year-old actress plays the role of Belle in the fantasy movie, which is a remake of the 1991 Disney animation,...

Emma Watson: Beauty And The Beast Is Unapologetically Romantic

Emma Watson believes 'Beauty and the Beast' is ''unapologetically romantic''. The 26-year-old actress plays the role of Belle in the fantasy movie, which is a re-make of the 1991 Disney animation, and the star believes...

Dan Stevens' Beastly Struggle

Dan Stevens almost passed out every day while filming 'Beauty and the Beast'.The 34-year-old actor had to don a heavy, hairy, bulky suit for the role in the live-action movie, while also tackling the ''very...

Luke Evans Was Hesitant To Play 'Total Idiot' Gaston In Beauty And The Beast

The Hobbit star admits he had imagined himself portraying the Beast in the live-action version of the Disney classic, but after revisiting the 1991 animated original, he realised tackling vain hunter Gaston would...

'We Like Each Other': How Luke Evans Found A New Friend In Josh Gad

There's that expression; 'you can't choose who you work with'. That can be at its worst for actors when there's no chemistry off screen, but for Luke Evans and Josh Gad they were almost immediately...

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