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Jack Whitehall Lands Nutcracker Role

Jack Whitehall has landed a lead role in 'The Nutcracker and the Four Realms'. The 29-year-old comedian will appear as Harlequin alongside Keira Knightley, Morgan Freeman and Dame Helen Mirren in the Disney live-action adaptation...

Morgan Freeman To Star In 'Powell'

Morgan Freeman is set to star in Colin Powell biopic. The 80-year-old movie legend has landed the roll as the former American Secretary of State in an upcoming movie titled 'Powell', Variety Online has reported....

Christopher Lloyd Is Set To Star Rerun

Christopher Lloyd is being lined up to star in independent film 'ReRun'.According to Deadline, the 'Back to the Future' actor is involved in negotiations to star in the upcoming movie which has been described as...

Beekeeping, Tattoos And Brasseries: Morgan Freeman And Co-stars Answer The Internet's Top Questions

Morgan Freeman was joined by his 'Going In Style' co-stars Michael Caine and Alan Arkin for a legendary edition of the autocomplete interview, where they divulged some little known facts about themselves based on the...

Morgan Freeman: It's A Big Risk Becoming An Actor

Morgan Freeman says becoming a star was a ''mistake'' because he can't ever ''disappear''.The Hollywood legend will turn 80 in June, and while he has a big enough bank balance to happily retire, he doesn't...

Morgan Freeman: 'I Couldn't Steal If I Tried'

The Driving Miss Daisy star, who teams up with Michael Caine and Alan Arkin for the new comedy, admits he doesn't possess light fingers in real life. "I’ve tried a couple of...

Zach Braff Tried Not Ot Be In Awe Of Cast

Zach Braff had to give himself daily ''pep talks'' to stop himself getting intimidated by his 'Going In Style' cast.The actor-turned-director knew the quality of the heist comedy - a remake of the 1979 film...

Morgan Freeman: 'Paul Newman Saved Me From Becoming A Taxi Driver'

The Oscar winner admits he was about to swallow his pride and hit the streets of the Big Apple behind the wheel of a yellow cab when good fortune came his way....

Morgan Freeman Tired Of Recording Fans' Voicemail Messages

The Shawshank Redemption actor has long used his distinctive sound for voice-over work, having provided the introduction to the CBS Evening News, narrated a Discovery Channel TV show and featured on the opening track of...

Morgan Freeman 'Relieved' He Survived 2015 Plane Scare

Morgan Freeman is ''relieved'' he was able to ''walk away'' from his plane scare in 2015.The 79-year-old actor found himself in an unnerving situation in December 2015 when his private plane - which was being...

Morgan Freeman 'Stole' The Bonfire Of The Vanities Role From Alan Arkin

The veteran stars have teamed up with Michael Caine for new crime caper Going in Style, but Alan made it known before filming he still feels snubbed after losing out on the part...

Helen Mirren Shares Onstage Kiss With Morgan Freeman

The Shawshank Redemption actor was honoured with the Career Achievement prize at the AARP ceremony in Beverly Hills, California, and Mirren made sure it was an event to remember for her longtime pal...

Dame Helen Mirren Kissed Morgan Freeman

Dame Helen Mirren kissed Morgan Freeman when she presented him with AARP Movies for Grownups' Career Achievement Award on Monday night (06.02.17).The 71-year-old actress locked lips with the 'Million Dollar Baby' star at the glitzy...

Morgan Freeman Kicked Out Of Holy Area In Israel

The Dark Knight Rises star landed in hot water when he uttered the word 'myth' while filming his documentary series The Story of God in Jerusalem. "There are certain words you can't...

Zach Braff Faced Fan Interruptions Shooting Going In Style In New York

The Garden State actor-turned-director stepped behind the camera for the upcoming remake of the 1979 crime comedy, and he is still in awe at landing three "legends" to star as retirees who scheme...

Morgan Freeman To Receive Aarp's Lifetime Achievement Award

The Shawshank Redemption star will join past recipients including Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, and Sharon Stone when he is feted at a gala on 6 February (16) in Beverly Hills, California....

Kevin Hart In Talks For Dashing Through The Snow

Kevin Hart is in talks to join Disney's 'Dashing Through the Snow'.The 37-year-old actor is being lined up to take on the role of Santa Claus in the Christmas adventure.'Dashing Through the Snow' follows a...

Miranda Hart's Nutcracker Role

Miranda Hart has joined the 'Nutcracker' live-action movie.The comedienne will play the role of a fairy named Dew Drop in the Disney film version of the classic ballet, which is titled 'The Nutcracker and the...

Miranda Hart Joins Disney's The Nutcracker Adaptation

The Call the Midwife star, who broke into Hollywood with a role in Melissa MCCarthy's 2015 comedy Spy, has been tapped to play fairy Dew Drop. She joins a star-studded cast which...

Mel Brooks And Morgan Freeman Named National Medal Of Arts Recipients

The comedian and Oscar-winner will be honoured at the White House in Washington, D.C. by U.S. President Barack Obama, who will hand out the medals for the last time before he leaves office...

Morgan Freeman: 'Burnt Out? Paint A Landscape!'

The veteran actor was answering questions from fans during an interview with Collider on Sunday (21Aug16), when he was asked if actors get burnt out, or if they deliberately give bad performances....

Morgan Freeman In Talks For The Nutcracker

Foy will lead the cast of the magical Christmas movie while Copeland will play the lead ballerina in the live-action film, based on The Nutcracker and the Mouse King by E.T.A. Hoffmann....

Kevin Spacey: 'Seven Serial Killer Made Brad Pitt A Loser'

The American actor sent chills down people's spine in the 1995 thriller as a murderer who uses the seven deadly sins as inspiration for his kills. Morgan and Brad play detectives looking into the case,...

Scarlett Johansson 'Disappointed' In Box Office List

Scarlett Johansson found it ''disappointing'' to be named the highest-grossing actress of all time.According to Box Office Mojo, the 'Captain America: Civil War' star has seen her films bank a total domestic revenue of $3.3...

Jesse Eisenberg Says Villainous Daniel Radcliffe Will Shock Fans

Jesse Eisenberg says Daniel Radcliffe's villainous role in 'Now You See Me 2' will shock 'Harry Potter' fans.The 32-year-old actor reprises his role as magician Danny Atlas in the crime heist sequel, while Radcliffe joins...

Scarlett Johansson Is Highest Grossing Actress Of All Time

Scarlett Johansson is the highest grossing actress of all time.According to Box Office Mojo, the 'Captain American: Civil War' star banked a domestic revenue of $3.3 billion dollars and is the only woman and the...

Scarlett Johansson Is Highest-grossing Actress

According to Box Office Mojo, she has entered the top 10 list of the top-grossing film stars in Hollywood, with a U.S. box office revenue of over $3 billion. Harrison Ford tops...

Morgan Freeman Baffled By Controversy Surrounding 'Sexist' Producer Comment

The veteran actor and longtime friend Lori MCCreary appeared at a Produced By Conference event in Los Angeles on Saturday (04Jun16) to discuss their Revelations Entertainment company, and he raised eyebrows when he...

Morgan Freeman Admits To Being Sexist - But Says He Isn't Misogynistic

Morgan Freeman has defended recent comments he made about his female producing partner Lori McCreary, saying he may be sexist but that he’s not misogynistic.The 79 year old actor, famed for his iconic voice, made...

Morgan Freeman Joining Forces With Prince Harry For Invictus Games

The young royal launched the multi-sport event for wounded and sick army personnel and veterans in London in 2014, and he is now president of the organising committee in charge of scheduling future...

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