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Nicole Kidman Turns To Spinning After Moulin Rouge! Injury

Nicole Kidman has been forced to give up running after a nagging knee injury she picked up while making Moulin Rouge! turned jogging into a painful exercise.The actress reveals she has turned to a stationary...

24th February 2014

Baz Luhrmann Rues Harry Potter Snub

Moviemaker Baz Luhrmann has branded himself an "idiot" for turning down the chance to direct the Harry Potter films in favour of shooting movie musical Moulin Rouge!The Australian director was contacted by producers of the...

17th May 2013

Nicole Kidman's West End Stint Led To Run Of Movie Luck

Nicole Kidman's turn in West End play The Blue Room proved to be one of the luckiest moves of her career - she landed her roles in Moulin Rouge! and The Hours during her stint...

17th May 2013

Movie Reviews: The Great Gatsby

Throughout the week, reports spread that initial reviews of The Great Gatsby were far from great. One website, TheBusinessInsider.com, even headlined, 'The Great Gatsby' Could Be The Biggest Disappointment Of The Year. But in fact,...

10th May 2013

Nicole Kidman To Be Honoured By New York Film Festival

Nicole Kidman will be honoured at the New York Film Festival.The 'Cold Mountain' actress - whose movie career has spanned nearly 30 years - will have a special tribute paid to her at the 50th...

22nd August 2012

Kylie Minogue Wants To Be Known As A Good Actress

Kylie Minogue wants to convince people she's a good actress.The Australian pop star - who appears in Leos Carax's new movie 'Holy Motors' - knows it is difficult for people to think of her away...

8th June 2012

Nicole Kidman Sent Sexy Texts To Director

Nicole Kidman sent ''provocative'' text messages to Lee Daniels to land her role in 'Paperboy'.The director was reluctant to cast such a big-name actress in the low-budget movie - which sees Zac Efron and Matthew...

25th May 2012

Justin Timberlake In Elton Biopic Talks

Justin Timberlake is in active ''conversation'' with Sir Elton John about playing him in a biopic. The 'Rocket Man' singer's husband David Furnish has confirmed it is looking increasingly likely the 'Social Network' star will...

23rd February 2012

Justin Timberlake 'Serious' About Elton Role

Justin Timberlake is "seriously" considering being playing Sir Elton John in a biopic about his life.The British singer has previously said he is very keen to have Justin portray him in the film - thought...

6th January 2012

Justin Timberlake To Play Elton John?

Sir Elton John wants Justin Timberlake to play him in his forthcoming biopic. The legendary singer has revealed the script has been written for the movie - provisionally entitled 'Rocket Man' - and casting will...

3rd January 2012

Ewan Mcgregor Didn't Have 'Career Plan'

Ewan McGregor did not have a "career plan". The Scottish actor - who has appeared in blockbuster movies including 'Moulin Rouge', 'Star Wars' and 'Angels & Demons' - admits he has never thought about how...

6th October 2011

Ewan Mcgregor Proud Of Moulin Rouge!

Ewan McGregor says working on 'Moulin Rouge!' was one of the most "amazing" experiences of his career.The 40-year-old actor starred with Nicole Kidman in Baz Luhrman's musical drama and he admits he had an "unbelievable"...

24th July 2011

Gyllenhaal And Ledger Auditioned For Moulin Rouge!

Baz Luhrmann has opened up about his lengthy Moulin Rouge! casting search - the director auditioned Jake Gyllenhaal and late Australian actor Heath Ledger for the lead male role.The part of penniless poet Christian in...

3rd May 2011

Jones Was Up For Moulin Rouge Role

Quincy Jones' actress daughter Rashida Jones has revealed she was in the running to play the lead in Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge! - until Nicole Kidman expressed interest in the musical role.The TV star admits...

17th March 2011

Bradley Cooper Wants Great Gatsby Role

Bradley Cooper "would love" a role in the film adaptation of 'The Great Gatsby'.The 'Limitless' star has admitted he is hoping to land the part of the protagonist's arch-rival Tom Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann's upcoming...

14th March 2011

Paris Hilton Had Birthday Cake Stolen

Paris Hilton's 30th birthday cake was stolen by a party-crasher.The hotel heiress threw a bash at V-Moda Fortress, a private house in the Hollywood Hills, on Tuesday night (15.02.11) and an uninvited guest, a Los...

18th February 2011

Paris Hilton Parties With Monkey

Paris Hilton celebrated her 30th birthday with a squirrel monkey.The socialite - who reached the milestone age today (17.02.11) - held a 'Moulin Rouge'-themed party at V-Moda Fortress, a private house in the Hollywood Hills,...

17th February 2011

Paris Hilton Gets Supercar For Birthday

Paris Hilton's boyfriend surprised her with a yellow Japanese supercar for her 30th birthday. The hotel heiress - who also received a number of expensive gifts from Cy Waits on Valentine's Day (14.02.11) - was...

16th February 2011

Nicole Kidman Likes To Wait In Line

Nicole Kidman doesn't like to use her status to queue-jump.The Oscar-winning actress - who lives in Nashville, Tennessee with her husband Keith Urban and their children, Sunday Rose, two, and one-month-old Faith - admitted while...

2nd February 2011

Baz Luhrmann To Shoot Great Gatsby In 3-D?

Baz Luhrmann is thinking about shooting 'The Great Gatsby' in 3-D.The Australian director - who is known for theatrical films such as 'Moulin Rouge' - said he has "workshopped" the idea to bring F. Scott...

11th January 2011

Leguizamo Heading Back To Broadway

MOULIN ROUGE! star JOHN LEGUIZAMO is returning to Broadway - he's bringing his autobiographical one-man stage show to the Big Apple next February (11).The actor will begin previews of Ghetto Klown at Manhattan's Lyceum Theater...

29th December 2010

Carey Mulligan Gets Role In Shame

Carey Mulligan is set to star in new movie 'Shame'.The British actress has reportedly signed up to appear in the Steve McQueen-directed project, which will see Michael Fassbender in the lead role.The movie tells the...

30th November 2010

Carey Mulligan Gets The Great Gatsby Role

Carey Mulligan has won the lead role in Baz Luhrmann's version of the 'The Great Gatsby'. The 'Moulin Rouge' director has cast the British actress as Daisy Buchanan in his forthcoming adaptation of the F....

16th November 2010

Kidman Regrets Early Morning Dancing Scene

NICOLE KIDMAN spent two years recovering from a knee injury after overdoing a dance scene in MOULIN ROUGE!The exhausted star tore cartilage during one early morning routine and had to limp through the rest of...

8th November 2010

Musical Expert Baz Luhrmann

Baz Luhrmann believes he "reinvented the musical". The 'Moulin Rouge!' director is not concerned about the possibility of making an adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgeralnd's 'The Great Gatsby' because he likes to challenge himself, and...

23rd October 2010

Leguizamo Joins New York Attorney General Battle

MOULIN ROUGE! star JOHN LEGUIZAMO has handed New York Attorney General candidate ERIC DINALLO a big boost - he is fronting the politician's campaign ads on TV.The actor is a big fan of the city...

9th September 2010

Fascinating Fact 9462

MOULIN ROUGE! star EWAN MCGREGOR is set to fly in a fighter aircraft with his pilot brother Colin to mark the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. He says, "(It's) a privilege to pay...

11th June 2010

Mcgregor Fled London After 'Losing Freedom'

MOULIN ROUGE! star EWAN MCGREGOR turned his back on Britain in frustration at the thousands of street surveillance cameras and the strict traffic regulations in London.The Scottish actor left the U.K. capital in 2008 to...

2nd April 2010

Fascinating Fact 8574

MAMMA MIA! director PHYLLIDA LLOYD has been awarded a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) award in the Queen Elizabeth II's New Year's Honours list. Meanwhile, composer CRAIG ARMSTRONG - who created the scores for...

31st December 2009

Fascinating Fact 8048

MOULIN ROUGE! and AUSTRALIA director BAZ LUHRMANN is to sit in for absent dancing expert Len Goodman when the Dancing With The Stars judge takes a week off from the U.S. show next week (beg28Sep09).

25th September 2009

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