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Marlon Brando's Secret Phone Tapes Revealed

Movie great Marlon Brando spent years flouting California's strict phone laws by recording conversations he had with the famous and powerful, according to a new report.The late actor secretly and illegally taped private recordings with...

Emily Blunt Wants Action Role

Emily Blunt would love to do an action film and perform her own stunts.The 'Devil Wears Prada' actress has appeared in a number of movies ranging from sci-fi thrillers to comedies, but admits that she...

Marlon Brando Bosses Settle Legal Spat With Harley-davidson

The trustees of Marlon Brando's estate have settled a legal spat with the Harley-Davidson Motor Company over a pair of boots.Lawyers claimed officials at the motorcycle firm infringed the actor's publicity rights by selling a...

Mario Puzo Estate On Godfather Lawsuit: Absolute Baloney

Paramount Pictures are trying to put the kibosh on the release of a new Godfather-related novel from Mario Puzo estate. The New York Post have reported that the film company have claimed that the novel...

Marlon Brando Estate Wins Judgment In Furniture Case

Trustees for Marlon Brando's estate have accepted more than $300,000 (£187,500) from a furniture company to end a legal fight over sofas sold under the late movie icon's name.Brando Enterprises executors sued Ashley Furniture Industries,...

Hollywood Legends Pushed Joan Collins Into Failed Therapy

Veteran actress Joan Collins spent two months in therapy after movie legends Paul Newman, James Dean and Marlon Brando were astonished to discover she did not see a shrink.The British star snubbed the Hollywood tradition...

'Once-in-a-generation' Michael Fassbender

Michael Fassbender is a "once-in-a generation" actor. The 'Shame' star has a "femininity" which helps put him into the same league as Hollywood greats like Marlon Brando and James Dean, according to director Steve McQueen....

M*a*s*h Actor Harry Morgan Passed Away, Aged 96

Harry Morgan, the American character actor best known for playing the stern but loveable Colonel Potter in the long running television series M*A*S*H has died, aged 96. Mr Morgan passed away at his home in...

Francis Ford Coppola Regrets Godfather Sequels

Francis Ford Coppola has spoken of his regret at making The Godfather sequels, claiming he should have stopped after the first movie. Upon its release in 1974, The Godfather 2 won universal acclaim as well...

Marlon Brando's Housekeeper Drops Price To Sell Home Actor Bought Her

Marlon Brando's housekeeper lover has been forced to drop the asking price of the home the late movie legend bought for her - because no one was interested in buying it.Maria Cristina Ruiz, who gave...

Johnny Depp's Island Tribute To Heath

Johnny Depp dedicated part of his private island to Heath Ledger.The 'Rum Diary' star and his long-term partner Vanessa Paradis occasionally let their pals use their island, which is in the Bahamas, including the relatives...

Tom Hardy: 'Nick Nolte Is A Big Bear'

Tom Hardy compares Nick Nolte to a "big bear".The British actor worked with the Hollywood veteran on his latest film 'Warrior', and feels his "old school" attitude place him in the same league as Marlon...

Russell Crowe To Play Mayor Of Broken City

Russell Crowe is set to star in 'Broken City'.The Oscar-winning actor has signed up to appear alongside Mark Wahlberg in the gritty drama, which will be directed by Allen Hughes.The film will tell the story...

Marlon Brando Inspired Harry Belafonte To Document Charity Efforts

Singer/actor Harry Belafonte was inspired to document his charity work for TV after seeing how much of his old pal Marlon Brando's philanthropic efforts went unnoticed by the general public.The calypso star-turned-social activist agreed to...

Marlon Brando Was Keen Inventor

Hollywood legend Marlon Brando was an amateur inventor who dreamed up ideas for more than 20 gadgets - and now one is set to be made.The Godfather star came up with several inventions, including a...

Marlon Brando Trustees Sue Furniture Firm

Marlon Brando's estate executors are suing a furniture company for using the late movie icon's name to sell sofas and ottomans.Lawyers for Brando Enterprises have filed suit against the bosses of Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.,...

Julia Ormond In Superman Talks

Julia Ormond is in talks to play Superman's mother.The 'My Week With Marilyn' actress is currently in negotiations with Warner Bros. and director Zack Snyder to portray Lara Lor-Van, the Kryptonian parent of the titular...

Russell Crowe To Play Superman's Dad?

Russell Crowe is in discussions to play Superman's dad in 'Man of Steel'.The Hollywood tough guy is in negotiations to portray Jor-El - the superhero's father on Krypton - in the upcoming reboot of the...

Russell Crowe To Play Superman's Dad?

Russell Crowe is in talks to take on Marlon Brando's role in the upcoming Superman revamp.The Oscar winner is slated to portray the Man of Steel's father Jor-El in Zach Snyder's new superhero movie, opposite...

George Michael Forced To Pull Out Of Charity Ball

George Michael has pulled out of his appearance at tonight's (15.06.11) Keep A Child Alive Black Ball.The 'Faith' hitmaker - who was due to perform alongside Alicia Keys at the event, which raises funds to...

Marlon Brando Trustees Sue Harley-davidson Over Biker Book

Marlon Brando's estate executors have filed suit against bosses at the Harley-Davidson Motor Company for licensing boots named after the movie icon - without their permission.The Brando Enterprises executives, headed up by the actor's longtime...

Johnny Depp Just Wants Happy Kids

Johnny Depp's "dream" is to have happy children. Despite his successful Hollywood career, the 'Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides' actor says the most important wish in his life is for his 12-year-old daughter...

Sophia Loren Honoured By Hollywood Glitterati

Sophia Loren, the Academy Award-winning Italian actress, was honoured in a ceremony in Hollywood on Wednesday (4th May 2011). Stars of stage and screen paid tribute to Sophia Loren, 50 years since she become the...

Jack Nicholson Sells Malibu Property

Jack Nicholson is to sell his infamous Malibu Mansion. Jack Nicholson, who celebrated his 74th birthday yesterday (22/4), is to sell the $4.25 millon (2.65 million sterling) property, the site of which covers over 70...

Paul Newman Gave Touching Tribute To Elizabeth Taylor

Paul Newman narrated a touching tribute to Elizabeth Taylor, during which he said that the legendary actress "radiated charm".Paul Newman, the American actor who passed away in 2008, starred alongside Elizabeth Taylor in the 1958...

Mike Mills Hates Listening To R.e.m. Music

R.E.M. bassist Mike Mills finds it difficult to enjoy his own band's music.The musician says he works so hard alongside singer Michael Stipe and guitarist Peter Buck to create their hits he can't distance himself...

Josh Brolin's Encounter With Scientology

JOSH BROLIN has discussed the 'bizarre' scientology methods that JOHN TRAVOLTA once used on the late MARLON BRANDO at a dinner party in Los Angeles.JOSH BROLIN, the OSCAR nominated actor and star of 'True Grit'...

Josh Brolin In Scientology Feud With John Travolta

JOSH BROLIN has found himself in a feud with JOHN TRAVOLTA over scientology.JOSH BROLIN, the OSCAR nominated actor, has spoken about the time he witnessed JOHN TRAVOLTA practising his scientology 'techniques' on the late MARLON...

Maria Schneider Dies Aged 58

French actress Maria Schneider has died at the age of 58. The movie star - best known for her role opposite Marlon Brando in 1972 movie 'Last Tango in Paris' - died in Paris today...

Godfather House For Sale

A house used as the home of MARLON BRANDO's VITO CORLEONE character in THE GODFATHER has gone on sale for almost $3 million (£2 million).The eight-bedroom, four-bathroom property on Staten Island, New York featured in...

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