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Diesel Hires Gibson's Language Expert

VIN DIESEL has hired the ancient language expert who helped MEL GIBSON conquer Aramaic in THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST to rework his HANNIBAL biopic into Greek, Latin and Punic. The XXX star was so...

Stone Proud To Bare All

SHARON STONE had no qualms about baring all for the steamy sequel to BASIC INSTINCT because she is fed up with ageing actresses being restricted to unsexy roles. The middle-aged star shamelessly flaunted her figure...

Hosts And Stars Team Up To Poke Fun At Presenting The Oscars

BILLY CRYSTAL, MEL GIBSON, STEVE MARTIN, CHRIS ROCK, HALLE BERRY and GEORGE CLOONEY teamed up to start last night's (05MAR06) Oscars telecast on a hilarious note - with a skit about hosting the Academy Awards....

Cave Rethinks After Seeing 'Christ'

Rocker-turned-screenwriter NICK CAVE was forced to rework part of his new Australian western movie after viewing THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST. The musician - who penned the screenplay for THE PROPOSITION, an...

Aniston Enjoys Mcbirthday

Actor VINCE VAUGHN threw a 37th birthday party for girlfriend JENNIFER ANISTON at her Malibu, California, mansion - catered by fast food chain McDonalds. The low-key celebration was attended by a few of the...

Gibson's Beach Bowling Plans

Hollywood star MEL GIBSON is such a huge fan of bowling, he is shipping an eight-lane alley to his Fijiian island home. The PASSION OF THE CHRIST director bought the 5,411-acre (2,164-hectare) Mago Island...

Hopkins Recalls Gibson Bad Boy Days

Oscar-winner SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS remembers filming THE BOUNTY with much fondness - because co-star MEL GIBSON was going through his 'bad boy' phase. Hopkins, who starred as LIEUTENANT WILLIAM BLIGH in the 1984 movie,...

Gibson Surprises Fans With Movie Appearance

Actor-turned-director MEL GIBSON has tricked fans by making a surprise cameo in the trailer for his new movie APOCALYPTO. Eagle-eyed American film fans have spotted a fleeting appearance by the LETHAL WEAPON star in the...

Gibson For Governor?

Actor MEL GIBSON has been tipped by some Californian Republicans as the next showbiz governor of the state, in a bid to oust increasingly unpopular ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER from office. The BRAVEHEART star has become...

Gibson Slammed Over Holocaust Film

LATEST: Controversial film director MEL GIBSON has been attacked by a leading Holocaust expert after announcing plans to produce a film about the terrible genocide. The LETHAL WEAPON star, who caused outrage from critics...

Gibson To Tell Holocaust Story

MEL GIBSON is returning to weighty subject matter as he develops a new TV movie set against the backdrop of the Holocaust. The actor/director is the brains behind a new project for US TV...

Gibson Donates Mayan Movie Sets

MEL GIBSON has announced plans to donate sets from his new movie APOCALYPTO to the Mexican state of Veracruz when filming comes to an end. The actor-turned-director will donate six replicas of Mayan pyramids...

Gothika Test For Downey Jr

Film producer JOEL SILVER offered ROBERT DOWNEY JR a role in thriller GOTHIKA to test whether the actor had truly put his troubled past behind him. Silver, who produced THE MATRIX in 1999, was...

Gibson Dresses Down For Presidential Meeting

Movie mogul MEL GIBSON wasn't dressing up for his meeting with Mexican President VINCENTE FOX earlier this week (beg17OCT05) - he met the political leader with a long beard and no socks. Gibson, who...

Gibson Donates $1 Million

Movie star MEL GIBSON has donated $1 million (GBP560,000) to ease the devastation wreaked by Tropical Storm Stan in Mexico. The LETHAL WEAPON actor is hoping to shoot new movie APOCALYPTO in the Gulf...

Gibson Snaps Up Third Malibu Home

MEL GIBSON now owns three homes in the coastal town of Malibu, California - and his latest purchase came with a whopping $24 million (GBP13.3 million) price tag. The latest beachfront abode has six...

Kensit: 'Gibson Love Scene Was Disappointing'

British actress PATSY KENSIT was deeply disappointed by her steamy sex scene with MEL GIBSON in the 1989 sequel LETHAL WEAPON 2, as her hunky co-star kept his manhood under wraps. The blonde beauty...

Gibson Gives Foster A Lift

JODIE FOSTER arrived in style on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO last night (22SEP05) - pal MEL GIBSON carried her out. The actress was on the US show to promote new movie FLIGHT...

Gibson, Brosnan + Neeson Tackle The Civil War

Movie heavyweights MEL GIBSON, PIERCE BROSNAN and LIAM NEESON are teaming up to make a psychological action movie based around the American Civil War. Irishmen Brosnan and Neeson will star in SERAPHIM FALLS, while...

Gibson Asked To Stage Christ's Crucifixion

THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST director MEL GIBSON is considering recreating JESUS CHRIST's crucifixion in the streets of Sydney, Australia - if the city wins its bid to host a major Catholic gathering. Organisers...

Movie Maker Keen To Make Michael Jackson Film After Gibson Snub

Movie maker BRYAN MICHAEL STOLLER is keen to make a movie based on pal MICHAEL JACKSON's idea after MEL GIBSON turned the project down. Stoller found Jackson's ideas about a movie adaptation of JENNINGS...

Gibson Visits Ancient Civilisation For New Movie

MEL GIBSON is going back in time again to direct a movie about an ancient civilisation that existed 1,000 years before JESUS CHRIST. THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST director has invited various studio executives...

Gibson Ashamed Of Gay Kiss In Cheap Movie

Hollywood star MEL GIBSON is ashamed of his first ever onscreen kiss - because it was with another man in a cheap movie. The BRAVEHEART hunk made SUMMER CITY, his first feature film, during...

Lapaglia Disguised His Australian Accent To Win Roles

US TV star ANTHONY LaPAGLIA disguised his Australian accent into a Brooklyn, New York tongue because he was fed up with Antipodean stereotypes. When the WITHOUT A TRACE actor first moved to America in...

Bono Writes Tv Comedy

Rock superstar BONO is writing a TV comedy show about an Irish musician. The programme is about a man who moves to Las Vegas to play in a show band and will be called...

Gibson Stalker Gets Maximum Sentence

LATEST: A man convicted of stalking MEL GIBSON was sentenced to three years in prison today (22JUN05) - the maximum punishment allowed under Californian US law. The BRAVEHEART star was not present at Van...

Oprah Tops The New Celebrity 100

Media mogul and TV talk show queen OPRAH WINFREY has topped the new 2005 FORBES magazine Celebrity 100 list. The annual Forbes list ranks celebrities according to their power, salaries and media presence....

Diesel Preparing For Hannibal

Hollywood hardman VIN DIESEL is preparing to star and direct a biopic of ancient warrior HANNIBAL - and he's been taking advice from MEL GIBSON on how to get his project into production. The...

Michael Gets Religious In First Magazine Column

GEORGE MICHAEL has launched his career as a magazine columnist by urging fellow gays to embrace religion. The pop superstar has a new column in gay magazine THE ADVOCATE and recalls shamefully giggling at...

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