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Lord Of The Rings Snubbed By London Movie Critics

12th February 2004

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING may be hotly tipped to sweep the board at this...

Daldry: 'Kidman Should Be Oscar Nominated'

11th February 2004

Directors STEPHEN DALDRY has hit out at OSCARS judges, for not nominating NICOLE KIDMAN at this year's (04) awards ceremony....

Oscar Nominees Told To Keep The Speeches Shot

10th February 2004

This year's OSCAR nominees (04) have been instructed to keep their speeches short on the big night, during a glitzy...

Beyonce Reigns Supreme At The Grammys

9th February 2004

BEYONCE KNOWLES was crowned queen of the GRAMMYS last night (08FEB04) when she picked up a staggering five gongs at...

Peter Jackson Wins Top Directors Guild Award

9th February 2004

Film-maker PETER JACKSON has scooped the top DIRECTORS GUILD AWARD (DGA) for his LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy, boosting his...

Jackson's Friendship With Teen Star

6th February 2004

Troubled singer MICHAEL JACKSON struck up a friendship with teen star ANTON GLANZELIUS after watching the young actor appear in...

Jackson Unhappy With Rings Trilogy

5th February 2004

Director PETER JACKSON may have won a host of awards and countless good reviews for his LORD OF THE RINGS...

Jackson Stunt Leading To Oscar Censorship?

4th February 2004

TV bosses are threatening to screen this year's (04) ACADEMY AWARDS with an audio and visual delay - in a...

Crowe Injured Again

1st February 2004

New dad RUSSELL CROWE's shoulder injury has come back to haunt him on the set of boxing movie CINDERELLA MAN...

Love Actually Star Plays Transsexual Lady Di

29th January 2004

LOVE ACTUALLY heart-throb RODRIGO SANTORO is playing a transsexual in his next movie. The Brazilian actor, who romanced LAURA...

Amy Smart Rejected Brad Pitt

29th January 2004

Actress AMY SMART often wonders what would have been in her love life, after she turned down the opportunity to...

Castle-hughes To Drop Movies For Teaching

28th January 2004

Actress KEISHA CASTLE-HUGHES plans to ditch acting to become a teacher, despite becoming the youngest Best Actress nominee in OSCARS...

Penn To Attend First Oscars

28th January 2004

Actor SEAN PENN will attend the ACADEMY AWARDS for the first time ever this year (04) - to support his...

Oscar Nominations Honour Lord Of The Rings And Lost In Translation

28th January 2004

The 76th ACADEMY AWARDS look set to be dominated by THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING...

Nemo Hits $500 Million Mark

28th January 2004

DISNEY comedy FINDING NEMO has taken $500 million (GBP276 million) in ticket sales - becoming only the tenth film ever...

Oscar Votes As Abundant As Ever

20th January 2004

Despite fears the early votes deadline for the OSCARS would cause problems, organisers have confirmed the number of nominations received...

Baez Dedicates Album For Fellow Liberal Moore

19th January 2004

Folk legend JOAN BAEZ has dedicated her new album to fellow liberal campaigner MICHAEL MOORE. The singing sensation struck...

Rings Sequel Scoops Top Prize At Guild Of America Awards

18th January 2004

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING's chances of winning big at this year's (04) OSCARS have...

Wood Prays For Jackson Oscar Honours

14th January 2004

ELIJAH WOOD is willing to miss out at next month's (FEB03) ACADEMY AWARDS for his role in LORD OF THE...

Lost In Translation Is A Dga Favourite

7th January 2004

BILL MURRAY's quirky comedy LOST IN TRANSLATION has been given a huge OSCARS boost - it's the favourite to win...

Paris Fires Back At Angry Jewellers

5th January 2004

PARIS HILTON is firing back at a New York jeweller who's suing the socialite over a lost bracelet, claiming the...

Russell Crowe Holds Onto Baby Son

23rd December 2003

Hollywood actor RUSSELL CROWE is so overwhelmed at becoming a father for the first time, he won't let anybody else...

Colin Farrell's Oscar Smoke Plan

23rd December 2003

Movie actor COLIN FARRELL has made a new friend in actress BRENDA FRICKER, after helping her find a place to...

Matrix Sequels Passed Over For Oscars

22nd December 2003

Both MATRIX RELOADED and MATRIX REVOLUTIONS have been passed over for the Best Visual Effects ACADEMY AWARD at next year's...

Hopkins Slams The Oscars

22nd December 2003

Welsh actor SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS has attacked the ACADEMY AWARDS, accusing those involved with the prestigious ceremony of "taking themselves...

Roberts Urges Moder Into The Limelight

19th December 2003

Actress JULIA ROBERTS is desperate for husband DANNY MODER to overcome his fear of the paparazzi - so he can...

Return Of The King Voted Top Film By Nyc Critics

16th December 2003

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING has been voted the best film of 2003 by the...

Peter Jackson: Awards Have Overlooked Actors

11th December 2003

THE LORD OF THE RINGS director PETER JACKSON hopes the trilogy's actors receive awards nominations for their contribution to final...

Studios Accused Of Campaign To Kill Oscar Indies

8th December 2003

Major Hollywood studios have launched a campaign to rid the OSCARS of independent films, according to industry critics. The...

Catherine Zeta-jones' Unfortunate Nickname

30th November 2003

CATHERINE ZETA-JONES' father-in-law KIRK DOUGLAS has an unflattering nickname for the Welsh beauty - FATSO. The veteran actor affectionately...