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De Niro Tops Greatest Actor Poll

Hollywood star ROBERT DE NIRO has been voted the greatest living actor, beating out competition from his HEAT co-star AL PACINO and JACK NICHOLSON. De Niro, the star of classics including THE GODFATHER PART...

Brando's Estate Fights For Trademark Protection

Dead movie legend MARLON BRANDO's estate has filed a trademark protection application to keep THE GODFATHER star's image intact. Producer MIKE MEDAVOY, who is the co-executor of Brando's will, insists too many people are...

Stars Owed Cash By California

MICK JAGGER, BEN AFFLECK and MARIA SHRIVER are being urged to make their way to California and claim a cheque - because they're owed unclaimed cash by the state. The stars are on a...

Brando Tops Gangster Poll

Late actor MARLON BRANDO has been voted the best movie gangster of all time, for his role in 1972 classic THE GODFATHER. In a poll for British cinema chain UCI, Brando's portrayal of DON...

Brando Was A Huge Jackie Brown Fan

Late actor MARLON BRANDO was such a huge fan of QUENTIN TARANTINO's JACKIE BROWN, he could recite a large chunk of SAMUEL L JACKSON's lines from the 1997 movie. PULP FICTION star Jackson, 55,...

Architect Stakes Claim On Brando Island

LATEST: MARLON BRANDO's family's plans to turn his private Polynesian island into a luxury tourist attraction has hit a snag - an architect has declared rights to build a home there. Brando, who died...

Fights Over Brando's Millions

Lawyers handling MARLON BRANDO's will have warned those named as beneficiaries to keep a united front or risk losing money to others claiming some of the dead actor's $21.6 million (GBP12 million) estate. At...

Brando's Private Island To Become Tourist Haven?

The relatives of MARLON BRANDO are considering developing the late actor's Polynesian island of Tetiaroa into a luxury tourist attraction. Brando, who died on 1 July (04), bought the Tahiti atoll after making MUTINY...

Brando's Last Big Trip Was To See Jackson

Screen legend MARLON BRANDO's last significant trip from his Hollywood Hills home was to visit a close pal of his - pop superstar MICHAEL JACKSON. More than a year before his 1 July (04)...

Brando's Ashes Scattered

Movie legend MARLON BRANDO's ashes have been scattered in Death Valley and his home in Tahiti, according to reports. According to newspaper the LOS ANGELES TIMES, a memorial service for the GODFATHER OSCAR...

Beatty Takes Over Brando's Honorary Chairman Post

WARREN BEATTY has taken over late actor MARLON BRANDO's long-held position as honorary chairman of the STELLA ADLER SCHOOL OF ACTING. Beatty's first job will be to oversee the 8 November (04) STELLA BY...

Travolta To Write Autobiography

Hollywood legend JOHN TRAVOLTA is to write an autobiography about his extraordinary life. The book will include stories about himself, his career and friendships with people ranging from British royal PRINCESS DIANA to MARLON...

Blake Lawyer In Evidence Drive

Troubled star ROBERT BLAKE's lawyer is hoping evidence linking an acquaintance of MARLON BRANDO's son to the murder of the actor's wife will be allowed into the courtroom. Defence attorney M GERALD SCHWARTZBACH has...

Brando's Assistant Sues For Missing Ring

MARLON BRANDO's former assistant, JOAN PETRONE, is suing the acting legend's estate for a $7,000 (GBP3,900) diamond ring she lost at his home. Petrone, who also appeared in Brando's directorial debut ONE-EYED JACKS, was...

Depardieu Attacked By Brando Supporting Critics

French actor GERARD DEPARDIEU became the victim of scathing critics when they wrongly deemed his new movie LAST TANGO IN MOSCOW a remake of late star MARLON BRANDO's similarly titled erotic classic....

Broderick Fell Out With Brando Over Freshman Fracas

MATTHEW BRODERICK regrets not keeping in touch with his hero MARLON BRANDO after they teamed up for comedy THE FRESHMAN, because the pair fell out when the heavyweight star slammed the film. Broderick was...

Everett Slams Cruise's Films

RUPERT EVERETT has slammed today's A-list film stars such as TOM CRUISE for being unconvincing actors and leading dull lives, unlike their movie predecessors. The SHREK 2 hunk, 45, detests actors like Cruise, preferring...

Motorcycle Writer Thought Bernal Was 'Too Young'

Screenwriter JOSE RIVERA thought GAEL GARCIA BERNAL was miscast as ERNESTO 'CHE' GUEVARA when he first heard the Mexican hunk was the leading man of THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES film. The Puerto Rican writer converted...

Ruffalo Plans To Direct Disabled Pal

Movie star MARK RUFFALO is set to turn his back on leading roles, to direct a film starring a disabled pal. The 13 GOING ON 30 star, who is often compared to MARLON BRANDO...

Voight Supported Brando's Work Until His Death

Hollywood legend MARLON BRANDO acted upon his last wish through a series of acting classes which were supported by film buddy JON VOIGHT among many others. Voight, who already has 58 film titles under...

Brando Tricked Nicholson With April Fool's Day Pranks

Late movie great MARLON BRANDO loved April Fool's Day (01APR), because it gave him the chance to pull elaborate pranks on his friends and neighbours. JACK NICHOLSON, who shared a Hollywood compound with his...

Nicholson Floored By Brando's Brilliance

JACK NICHOLSON almost quit acting after starring with friend and neighbour MARLON BRANDO in THE MISSOURI BREAKS - because the movie heavyweight was so good. Nicholson made a big mistake watching the dailies at...

Nicholson's Final Tribute To Dead Pal Brando

Veteran actor JACK NICHOLSON has written an emotional obituary for his pal, mentor and neighbour MARLON BRANDO in the new ROLLING STONE magazine. The actor, who shared a Mulholland Drive compound with the late...

Legendary Knight Rider Car For Sale

KITT, the legendary talking car from 1980s TV series KNIGHT RIDER, will be up for sale in an internet auction on Friday (30JUL04). The 1983 black PONTIAC TRANS AM from the hit show -...

Brando Refused Medical Help Before Death

MARLON BRANDO requested doctors to allow him to die after his disease-ravaged body began to crumble. The GODFATHER actor, who died aged 80 on 1 July 2004, refused permission for tubes to be inserted...

Brando Speech Tops Movie Lines Poll

MARLON BRANDO's "I could been a contender" speech in ON THE WATERFRONT has been voted the best movie line ever in a new poll. Editors at America's ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY put Brando's TERRY MALLOY monologue...

Fleiss' Steamy All-night Sex Session With Heavyweight Brando

Former Hollywood madam HEIDI FLEISS has revealed MARLON BRANDO was one of her favourite sex clients. The controversial ex-prostitute admits the late movie heavyweight was one of the best lovers she has ever had,...

High Praise For Aiello From Brando

DO THE RIGHT THING star DANNY AIELLO regrets not thanking MARLON BRANDO personally for a letter that made him feel like a king. Aiello was brought to tears upon hearing his idol had died...

Nicholson Calls In To Mcenroe Show

JACK NICHOLSON broke his chat show silence on Friday night (09JUL04) when he called in to pal JOHN McENROE's new programme on America's CNBC network. The reclusive movie legend, who rarely grants interviews to...

Brando Leaves $21 Million

Late Hollywood legend MARLON BRANDO left an estate valued at $21.6 million (GBP12 million) - according to court paper filed on Friday (09JUL04). The ON THE WATERFRONT actor died of lung failure on 1...

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