Latest Mel Gibson News - Page 29


Apocalypto To Open In Mexico

Mexican exhibitors are waiting to see how moviegoers respond to Mel Gibson's Apocalypto which opens in that country today (Thursday). The film, which depicts ancient Mayan culture and customs and is spoken in the native...

Denzel Washington: America's Favorite Star

Denzel Washington has dethroned Tom Hanks as the nation's favorite movie star, according to results of a Harris poll. Hanks had held the top spot for two years in a row but fell to second...

Gibson Hits Back At Press Attacks In Mexico

MEL GIBSON fought to contain his anger when he faced a barrage of criticism over his movie APOCALYPTO at its Mexico City premiere on Monday (15JAN07). The movie star initially pulled out of plans to...

Gibson Unleashed A Jaguar On Star

MEL GIBSON unleashed a real jaguar on APOCALYPTO star RUDY YOUNGBLOOD, to make sure a chase scene looked real. But he insists Youngblood - who played JAGUAR PAW - was never in real danger from...

Tmz: From Website To Tv

TMZ, the lively gossip website that first reported on Mel Gibson's DUI arrest and subsequent anti-Semitic tirade and posted video of Michael Richards's racial blast at a comedy club, will soon become a syndicated daily...

Gibson Defends Mayan Epic

Mel Gibson has answered criticism of his latest film, the Mayan language epic Apocalypto.Although winning widespread appeal and shooting straight to the top of the US box office, the film has come in for criticism...

By on 16 January 2007

Caviezel To Reprise Role As Jesus

JIM CAVIEZEL, who starred in MEL GIBSON's PASSION OF THE CHRIST, will reprise the role of JESUS in a star-studded audio edition of THE BIBLE. The 25-hour edition of THE WORLD OF PROMISE: NEW TESTAMENT...

Gibson Reverses Decision To Miss Mexican Premiere

LATEST: MEL GIBSON has reversed his decision not to attend the Mexican premiere of his new movie APOCALYPTO this week (beg15JAN07) because he's determined to show the world ancient Mayans were "cool". Gibson's publicists revealed...

Gibson To Miss Mexican Apocalypto Premiere

MEL GIBSON will not be attending the Mexican premiere of his new film APOCALYPTO, because some Mayans are angered by his portrayal of their ancestors. The LETHAL WEAPON star, who employed Mayans to tell the...

Gibson In New Race Row

MEL GIBSON has been accused by a Guatemalan official of racially insulting the Mayan civilisation in his new movie APOCALYPTO. Guatemala's presidential commissioner on racism, RICARDO CAJAS, believes the Hollywood blockbuster has hindered understanding of...

Apocalypto Breaks Foreign Language Records

New MEL GIBSON movie APOCALYPTO has smashed British box office records by taking the highest ever opening weekend ticket sales for a foreign language film. The bloodthirsty feature, spoken in Mayan dialect, took GBP1,360,110 ($2,652,215)...

Fire Ravages Celebrity Neighbourhood

The homes of Hollywood stars including MEL GIBSON, PIERCE BROSNAN, PAMELA ANDERSON, BARBRA STREISAND and COURTENEY COX-ARQUETTE were threatened by a fire which raced through their exclusive Californian neighbourhood last night (08JAN07). The blaze charred...

Gibson's Apocalypto Slapped With Age Ban In Italy

LATEST: An Italian court has banned children under 14 from seeing harrowing new MEL GIBSON movie APOCALYPTO, overthrowing a decision by the country's censors deeming the film fit for kids. The Italian censors had been...

Deputy In Gibson Case Alleges Harassment

LATEST: The Los Angeles county sheriff who arrested MEL GIBSON for drink driving in July (06) insists he is being harassed by members of his own department because they believe he leaked the official police...

Gibson's Apocalypto Sparks Ratings Row In Italy

MEL GIBSON's bloody epic APOCALYPTO has become the subject of a film rating legal battle in Italy after the country's cinema review board ruled the movie could be seen by kids. The surprise decision comes...

Mr T Lands Skin Cancer Honour

THE A-TEAM star MR T has been honoured for battling skin cancer in San Francisco, California dermatologist DR VAIL REESE's quirky annual Skinnies Awards. Every January, Dr Reese hands out accolades to celebrities who look...

Mayans Air Grievances Over Apocalypto

First it was the Jews; now Mel Gibson appears to have alienated the Mayas. One week before his Apocalypto is scheduled to open in the U.K. Britain's Sunday Telegraph has shown it to a number...

Spears And Hilton Named Worst Role Models

BRITNEY SPEARS and PARIS HILTON have been voted the Worst Celebrity Role Models of 2006 in a joint poll between Associated Press and AOL. The pop star has come under fire this year (06) for...

Gibson: 'My Movies Aren't That Violent'

Filmmaker MEL GIBSON has dismissed claims his movies are excessively violent, insisting they only appear that way because of their detailed characterisation. Gibson, whose controversial projects include THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST and his new...

Stiller Wins, But Sly Makes Credible Comeback

Going into the final rounds of the holiday battle at the box office today (Monday), Ben Stiller's Night at the Museum was pounding Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa. The Stiller comedy has earned an estimated $30.8...

Christian Group Regards Nativity Flop As Setback

The disappointing box-office performance of The Nativity Story represents a "very serious setback" for people of faith who were hoping that Hollywood would produce more films for them, according to Ted Baehr, chairman of the...

Spears Names Most Controversial Of 2006

Pop superstar BRITNEY SPEARS has been named the most controversial celebrity of the year (06). The TOXIC singer beat out competition from other potential candidates including MEL GIBSON, MICHAEL RICHARDS and NAOMI CAMPBELL to land...

Gibson's 'Lovechild' Sold Story

LATEST: An Australian woman claiming to be MEL GIBSON's secret love child sold her story to a UK tabloid for more than $20,000 (GBP10,000). CARMEL SLOANE, 29, alleges her mother MARILYN was picked up by...

Hot Pursuit

Will Smith's The Pursuit of Happyness left all rivals in hot pursuit over the weekend as the movie took in $26.5 million, well ahead of the expected winner, 20th Century Fox's Eragon, which earned $23.2...

Gibson Laughs Off Lovechild Claims

LATEST: MEL GIBSON has played down suggestions he has a love child - insisting he knows nothing about the recent claims. CARMEL SLOANE, 29, alleges her mother MARILYN was picked up by Gibson when she...

Happyness Rolls Lucky 13 For Sony

Box-office receipts for The Pursuit of Happyness were the source of happiness for Sony execs over the weekend as the film raked in $27 million in ticket sales, well ahead of expectations. The film, starring...

Smith's Happyness Debuts At Number One

Christmas has come early for WILL SMITH - days after landing his first Best Actor Golden Globe nomination, his new movie THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS has shot to the top of the US box office...

Gibson Made 17-Storey Plunge To Win Cast's Respect

MEL GIBSON felt so bad about forcing the star of his APOCALYPTO epic to jump from a 17-storey building for a breathtaking stunt sequence, he did it too. The movie-maker poked fun at RUDY YOUNGBLOOD...

Gibson Facing Paternity Suit?

Movie star MEL GIBSON is allegedly facing a legal battle from a young Australian woman who insists she is his love-child. CARMEL SLOANE, 29, claims her mother MARILYN was picked up by Gibson when she...

Gibson Bored Of Criticism Over Jewish Rant

Hollywood star MEL GIBSON is sick of the fall out after his anti-Semitic rant at a police officer who arrested him for drink driving. The APOCALYPTO director has begged the press to stop dragging up...

Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Music Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Contactmusic 2017 Exclusive

Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.