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Mike Tyson Lands Role In Ip Man Biopic

The Hangover star will play a property developer and brawler in the movie about Bruce Lee's former mentor, Wing Chun aficionado Yip Man. Donnie Yen will reprise his role as Ip and...

Mike Tyson Falls Victim To Party Prank

The Hangover star took to Twitter.com to distance himself from promotional materials which seemingly advertise a party at Tyson's now derelict former home in Las Vegas. Tyson is adamant he has no...

Mike Tyson Gave Bradley Cooper His Wbc World Champion Belt

The retired boxer reveals he has become close friends with Cooper since they worked together on the hit 2009 comedy and he recently treated his pal to a unique gift straight from his...

Madonna Determined To Work With 'Remarkable' Tyson

Madonna wanted Mike Tyson on her new album because he's a ''remarkable human being''.The pop superstar was determined to have the former world heavyweight champion boxer on the track 'Iconic' - taken from her 13th...

Madonna: 'Mike Tyson Is A Role Model'

The pop icon shocked fans by recruiting Tyson, who spent three years in prison on a rape charge in the 1990s, to appear on new song Iconic, which features on her latest album...

Mike Tyson Fell Asleep On Madonna Date

Mike Tyson fell asleep on a double date with Madonna.The retired boxer recalled he took a trip to the cinema to see 'Big Top Pee-wee' in the 1980s with his first wife, actress Robin Givens,...

Mike Tyson Fell Asleep On Madonna Double Date

Retired boxer Mike Tyson once fell asleep on a double date with Madonna and Sean Penn.The fighter, who recently recorded a new track with the pop superstar for her latest album Rebel Heart, reveals he...

Mike Tyson Turns Action Star For Algerian Mob Movie

Retired boxer Mike Tyson is poised to become a big action star in North Africa after landing a movie role as a big screen gangster.The former sportsman, who has made appearances in The Hangover films...

Samuel L. Jackson Adopted Tyson's Lisp For Villain Role

Samuel L. Jackson studied Mike Tyson's lisp for his role as the villain in new action movie Kingsman: The Secret Service, because he wanted the character to be the meanest person on the planet.The Pulp...

Madonna Releases Mike Tyson Track

Madonna has celebrated her Grammy Awards performance in Los Angeles on Sunday night (08Feb15) by releasing another three tracks from her much-anticipated new album Rebel Heart, including a tune featuring Mike Tyson.Iconic also features hip-hop...

Mike Tyson Wants Music Career

Mike Tyson wants a music career.The retired boxer was recently announced as a featured artist on the track 'Iconic' along with Chance the Rapper on Madonna's new album, 'Rebel Heart', and revealed the experience makes...

Madonna Recruits Mike Tyson For New Album

Madonna has recruited an unlikely celebrity for her much-anticipated new album - former boxer Mike Tyson.The pop star's forthcoming record, Rebel Heart, is slated for release on 10 March (15), and a track list was...

Mike Tyson Eyes Shakespearean Role

Mike Tyson hopes to broaden his acting repertoire by starring in a Tv version of William Shakespeare's Othello.The boxing icon has previously made cameo appearances in The Hangover franchise and Scary Movie 5, but he...

Mike Tyson: I Was Abused

Mike Tyson claims he was sexually abused as a child.The 48-year-old retired boxer was ''snatched'' off the street when he was seven by an ''old man'', who he never saw again after the shocking one-time...

Mike Tyson: 'I Was Abused As A Child'

Retired boxing champ Mike Tyson has sensationally revealed he was abducted by a stranger and sexually abused at the age of seven.The sportsman, 48, opened up about the incident during an appearance on SiriusXm satellite...

Mike Tyson: 'Robin Williams And I Knew Same Drug Dealer'

Former boxer Mike Tyson discovered he knew the same drug dealer as late funnyman Robin Williams as the two bonded over their battles with addiction and depression.The heavyweight champion crossed paths with the actor when...

Mike Tyson Used Same 'Low-life Dealer' As Robin Williams

Mike Tyson has claimed he and Robin Williams used to use the same ''low-life dealer''. The retired boxer has opened up about battling depression and mental illness and admitted he used to chat with the...

Mike Tyson Lands Cartoon Series

Mike Tyson is getting animated for a bizarre new adult cartoon series in which he solves crimes.Mike Tyson Mysteries, in which the boxer's cartoon self solves crimes with the help of a talking pigeon and...

Mike Tyson Stops Traffic To Help Motorcycle Crash Victim In Las Vegas

Mike Tyson came to the rescue! The American boxing legend was recently a real-life hero as he rushed to save a severely injured motorcyclist after he crashed on a freeway just outside of Las Vegas.Tyson...

Mike Tyson Rescues Road Accident Victim

Former boxer Mike Tyson rushed to help an injured road crash victim after he witnessed the incident near Las Vegas.Ryan Chesley fell off his motorcycle after narrowly avoiding a collision with a taxi while travelling...

Robin Givens Opens Up About Domestic Abuse For Time Magazine Piece

Actress Robin Givens has recalled the domestic abuse she allegedly suffered at the hands of her ex-husband Mike Tyson in a new article for Time magazine.The Boomerang star was inspired to write the piece following...

Mike Tyson Shocks With Foul-mouthed Rant On Live Tv

Sports icon Mike Tyson unleashed an expletive-ridden tirade against an interviewer on live Tv on Wednesday (10Sep14).The former boxer appeared on the Cp24 news channel in Toronto, Canada on Wednesday afternoon to throw his support...

O.j. Simpson To Convert To Islam

O.J. Simpson is set to convert to Islam.The former American footballer and movie star has been imprisoned in Nevada since 2008 on charges of kidnapping and armed robbery in relation to an armed robbery that...

Will Jamie Foxx Make A Good Mike Tyson?

News emerged recently that the legendary and controversial boxer Mike Tyson will be portrayed on the big screen by Jamie Foxx, in a film rumoured to be titled ‘Champion’.Jamie Foxx is set to play Mike...

Is Jamie Foxx About To Play Mike Tyson?

According to Variety, Jamie Foxx is to star as Kid Dynamite himself, former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world Mike Tyson. Having starred as cornerman Drew Bundini Brown in Ali, Foxx is no stranger to...

Jamie Foxx To Portray Mike Tyson In Biopic After Five-year Wait

Actor Jamie Foxx is set to portray boxing legend Mike Tyson in a movie biopic after five years of preparation for the role.The Django Unchained star spoke of his desire to step into the ring...

Jamie Foxx To Be Transformed Into Mike Tyson

Jamie Foxx will portray Mike Tyson with the help of CGI.The 'Django Unchained' star has been in discussions with the legendary boxer for a number of years about a biopic, which is rumoured to be...

Mike Tyson To Induct Evander Holyfield Into New Boxing Hall Of Fame

Former fighting foes Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield are set to meet in Las Vegas again when The Hangover star inducts his longtime rival into the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame.Seventeen years after Tyson infamously...

Mike Tyson Tried To Talk 50 Cent Out Of Buying His 52-Room Mansion

Boxer Mike Tyson attempted to talk pal 50 Cent out of buying his sprawling Connecticut home, insisting the place was just too big to live in.The rapper bought the former heavyweight boxing champion's Farmington mansion...

Justin Bieber Baptised In A Bathtub

Justin Bieber has been baptised in a bathtub in New York. The 20-year-old pop star, who has apologised for making racist remarks in two videos which emerged this month, attempted to wash away his sins...

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