TV, Theatre and Movie News 22nd December 2013


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Charlie Sheen Guns For 'Duck Dynasty' Star Phil Robertson After Homosexuality Comments

22nd December 2013 0:17

Phil Robertson from A&E's hit reality television show made some disparaging comments about homosexuality in the January issue of GQ magazine.The 67...

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Paul Rudd Lands Role As Marvel Comics 'Ant-man'

22nd December 2013 1:02

Hollywood funny man Paul Rudd has landed his most unlikely role to date.The 44 year-old is set to play the miniature superhero 'Ant-Man' in the next...

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Gabrielle Union Engaged To Dwyane Wade

22nd December 2013 1:52

Actress Gabrielle Union has double the reason to celebrate the holidays - she is engaged to her basketball star beau Dwyane Wade.Christmas came early...

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Amy Adams: Jennifer Lawrence Gives 'Brilliant' Kiss

22nd December 2013 2:00

Amy Adams came up with the idea that Jennifer Lawrence should kiss her in 'American Hustle'.The 39-year-old actress stars as Sydney Prosser - who is...

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Vin Diesel Is Officially Cast As 'Groot' For Marvel's 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'

22nd December 2013 6:02

It is finally official, Vin Diesel will lend his voice for the sentimental tree-like hero 'Groot' in Marvel's 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.Marvel...

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Emma Stone Is In Spider-man Boys Club

22nd December 2013 10:00

Emma Stone says starring in 'The Amazing Spider-Man' franchise has been an introduction to the ''boys' club''.The 25-year-old actress loves the...

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Networks Put On Alert As A&e Consider Future Of 'Duck Dynasty'

22nd December 2013 11:18

Following head duck-man Phil Robertson's ill-advised comments about homosexuality in the January issue of GQ magazine, A&E have been pressured to...

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'X Men: Days Of Future Past' Undergoes Shake-up As Anna Paquin Is Edited From Final Cut

22nd December 2013 12:26

X Men: Days of Future Past has gotten fanboys and comic book movie enthusiast already clipping their heels in anticipation as it looks to reassert...

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Peter O'toole Mourned At Funeral

22nd December 2013 14:04

Acting legend Peter O'toole was laid to rest at a funeral in London on Saturday (21Dec13).The Lawrence Of Arabia star passed away on 14 December(13)...

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Teresa Palmer Marries Mark Webber - Report

22nd December 2013 14:04

Pregnant actress Teresa Palmer has married her fiance Mark Webber in Mexico, according to a U.S. report.The couple exchanged vows in front of friends...

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Jean Kent's Funeral Goes Ahead

22nd December 2013 14:04

Sir David Jason and Penelope Keith were among the stars who paid tribute to late actress Jean Kent at her funeral on Saturday (21Dec13).The...

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British Broadcaster David Coleman Dies

22nd December 2013 14:04

British broadcaster David Coleman has died at the age of 87.The former Bbc sports commentator passed away on Saturday (21Dec13) at his home in...

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Police To Probe Nigella Lawson's Drug Admission

22nd December 2013 14:04

A specialist police task force has been commissioned to review evidence after celebrity chef Nigella Lawson admitted in court to taking cocaine.The...

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Leslie Phillips Axed Honeymoon Over Cancer Fears

22nd December 2013 14:04

British actor Leslie Phillips has cancelled his honeymoon after doctors booked him in for surgery to remove a growth from his nose.The Carry On star,...

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Richard Branson's London Health Club Fined Following Model's Death

22nd December 2013 14:04

A London health club owned by British tycoon Sir Richard Branson has been fined $15,000 (£10,000) after a model was found dead in a swimming...

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Chuck Norris Spoofs Van Damme Split For Holiday Greeting Video

22nd December 2013 14:04

Action man Chuck Norris has filmed an hilarious parody of Jean-Claude Van Damme's recent Volvo advertisement by outdoing the Belgian martial arts...

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Ice Age Returning For Fifth Film In 2016

22nd December 2013 14:04

A fifth installment of hit animated film franchise Ice Age will hit cinemas in 2016.Last year's (12) Ice Age: Continental Drift banked $874.9 million...

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David Mamet Developing Tv Series Based On Seven Deadly Sins

22nd December 2013 14:04

Playwright and screenwriter David Mamet is drawing inspiration from the Bible for a new Tv mini-series about the seven deadly sins.The Untouchables...

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Fascinating Fact: 4005742

22nd December 2013 14:04

Bosses of American department store JCPenney have donated $10,000 (£6,600) to Paul Walker's charity organisation, Reach Out Worldwide, in memory of...

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'Anchorman 2' Staying Classy To Top Us Box Office This Weekend

22nd December 2013 15:25

Anchorman 2: The Lengend Continues has been lighting up cinema screens since Wednesday (18 December) this week and looks set to continue its...

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Elizabeth Mcgovern: I Was Too Young For Oscar Nomination

22nd December 2013 16:06

Elizabeth McGovern thinks she was ''too young'' to be nominated for an Oscar award.The 52-year-old actress was just 20 when her performance as Evelyn...

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Is 'Only Fools And Horses' Returning To Tv In 2014?

22nd December 2013 16:23

Christmas is the season of TV specials and on screen treats, and before we've even seen 25th December this year, it already looks like we know what...

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Dot-marie Jones Marries

22nd December 2013 23:03

Glee star Dot-Marie Jones married her longtime girlfriend in Los Angeles on Saturday (21Dec13).The actress and her partner, Bridgett Casteen, had...

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Steve Martin Apologises For Offensive Twitter Joke

22nd December 2013 23:03

Funnyman Steve Martin has issued a public apology after publishing a racially offensive joke on Twitter.com.The Father of the Bride star was making a...

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Katie Holmes' Lawyer Criticises Fathers' Rights Advert

22nd December 2013 23:03

Katie Holmes' lawyer has criticised fathers' rights activists in the U.K. for targeting the actress in a new campaign, branding the advert...

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Leslie Phillips' Sorrow Over Peter O'toole's Death

22nd December 2013 23:03

Leslie Phillips was devastated when he heard Peter O'toole had died as he was due to visit his old friend later that day.The British actor had...

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American Gladiators Star Nitro Suffers Heart Attack

22nd December 2013 23:03

Former American Gladiators star Nitro has been hospitalised after suffering a heart attack.The star, real name Dan Clark, fell sick during a workout...

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Charlie Sheen Donates To Homeless Charity

22nd December 2013 23:03

Charlie Sheen has topped off a charitable year by making a sizeable Christmas donation to help the homeless.The former Two and a Half Men star has...

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Iman Recovering From Foot Surgery - Report

22nd December 2013 23:03

Supermodel Iman will be taking it easy this Christmas after reportedly undergoing foot surgery.Sources tell the New York Post's Page Six column that...

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Nicole Kidman Celebrates Her Parents' 50th Wedding Anniversary

22nd December 2013 23:03

Nicole Kidman helped her parents celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary by throwing a party for them in Sydney, Australia on Sunday (22Dec13).The...

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Katie Holmes Hosts Double Birthday Celebration

22nd December 2013 23:03

Katie Holmes celebrated turning 35 by hosting two birthday parties in New York City.Tom Cruise's ex-wife marked the milestone on 18 December (13) and...

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Why The 'X-men: Days Of Future Past' Director Cut Anna Paquin From Upcoming Sequel

22nd December 2013 23:28

Anna Paquin has been axed from the final cut of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past'.The actress has been involved in the mutant film franchise since the...

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