Latest Aidan Quinn News

Blues Great Rory Gallagher's Music Inspires New Rankin Crime Noir Project

12th September 2013

Writer Ian Rankin and actor Aidan Quinn have teamed up for a new crime noir project set to the music of late blues legend Rory Gallagher.The three-Cd package of Kickback City, which has been written...

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Sky To Air 'Sherlock' Reboot 'Elementary' In The UK

3rd July 2012

Never mind 'pop will eat itself;' television seems to be doing a good job of it, too. Today, The Guardian announced that Sky have bought the UK rights to the US TV show Elementary, starring...

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Aidan Quinn's Helicopter Lands On Northern Irish Family's Lawn

30th June 2012

Actor Aidan Quinn surprised a family in Northern Ireland on Tuesday (26Jun12) when his helicopter pilot was forced to make an unexpected landing on their lawn due to bad weather.The Desperately Seeking Susan star was...

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Johnny Lee Miller's Elementary Gets Full Series

14th May 2012

CBS is commissioning a full series of Johnny Lee Miller's 'Elementary'. The 39-year-old actor plays the role of Sherlock Holmes in the reimagining of the classic Sir Arthur Conan Doyle stories, while 'Charlie's Angels' beauty...

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Aidan Quinn Rescued Movie Dog Co-star From Death

27th November 2011

Actor Aidan Quinn has fond memories of the dog he rescued from death in Yugoslavia in the late 1980s.The Legends of the Fall star fell for Scamp while working on the movie Crusoe in the...

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Brooke Shields Messes Up Lines At Tony Awards

13th June 2011

Brooke Shields, the American actress best known for her movies 'The Blue Lagoon' and 'Pretty Baby', fluffed her lines at Sunday's Tony Awards (13th June 2011). Brooke Shields messed up her lines during the show's...

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Fascinating Fact 11022

4th March 2011

Aidan Quinn will join Maria Bello for the U.S. TV remake of British drama Prime Suspect. Peter Berg will direct the pilot.

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Andie Macdowell Lands Footloose Role

25th August 2010

Andie MacDowell has landed a role in the 'Footloose' remake.The 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' actress will play Dennis Quaid's wife Vi in the movie, the second time she has played his spouse after working...

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Quinn Wants To Trace Irish Roots On Tv

14th September 2009

Actor AIDAN QUINN is hoping he'll be a part of the new trend in family tree reality shows - because he'd like to learn more about his Irish roots.The Legends of The Fall star wants...

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Fascinating Fact 7191

17th April 2009

Grieving movie star LIAM NEESON was spotted courtside at a New York Knicks basketball game with his sons and pal AIDAN QUINN on Wednesday night (15Apr09). Neeson's wife Natasha Richardson died suddenly from a traumatic...

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Kilmer Forced To Leave Latest Film

3rd July 2006

VAL KILMER has quit his latest film DARK MATTER with MERYL STREEP because of scheduling conflicts. The star's role reportedly clashed with his new mini-series COMANCHE MOON, and he was forced to drop out....

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The Book Of Daniel Axed

24th January 2006

Controversial new US drama THE BOOK OF DANIEL, starring actor AIDAN QUINN as a pill-popping Episcopal priest, has been cancelled. The show was a target for conservative religious groups who were upset that the...

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Painkillers Upset Quinn

23rd January 2006

LEGENDS OF THE FALL star AIDAN QUINN has sworn off powerful painkiller Vicodin after taking the drug to prepare for his latest role as a pill-popping priest. The actor, who plays spaced-out FATHER DANIEL...

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Quinn Blasts Religious Groups Picking On His Tv Show

20th January 2006

Actor AIDAN QUINN has fired off at conservative organisations who are attacking his new US TV drama series because his priest character chats with Jesus. Some TV networks have pulled the plug on the...

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Us Tv Networks Pull Controversial Religious Drama

5th January 2006

TV networks in America are beginning to take heed of warnings from leading Christian groups about a new NBC drama featuring a drug addicted priest and his dysfunctional family - they've pulled the show....

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Quinn Refuses To Partake In Local Scottish Custom

22nd August 2005

American actor AIDAN QUINN refuses to indulge in the local Scottish delicacy of Haggis while appearing in the country's Edinburgh Fringe Festival - but he is embracing the kilt. The LEGENDS OF THE FALL...

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Quinn Pleads Guilty To Drunken Driving

23rd April 2005

Actor AIDAN QUINN's driver's licence has been suspended for three months, after he pleaded guilty to a drunken driving charge in Maine. Quinn didn't appear in Kennebec County Superior Court on Thursday (21APR05), where...

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Quinn To Play Drug-addicted Priest

9th February 2005

Actor AIDAN QUINN has signed up to star in a new TV drama - as a drug-addicted priest. Quinn will appear in a drama pilot for TV network NBC in BOOK OF DANIEL, which...

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Quinn's Drink Driving Case Goes To Trial

1st October 2004

Movie star AIDAN QUINN will face trial for drink driving, despite claiming he was the subject of a set up. The LEGENDS OF THE FALL actor was arrested in Maine earlier this year (04),...

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Sarandon And Glover Starring In Exonerated Movie

3rd August 2004

SUSAN SARANDON, DANNY GLOVER and AIDAN QUINN are among the stars teaming up to tell the true stories of six innocent people on death row in a new movie. THE EXONERATED, a COURT TV...

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Aidan Quinn Charged With Drunk Driving

31st October 2003

Actor AIDAN QUINN has been charged with drink driving after police stopped him for driving erratically last Saturday (25OCT03). The 44-year-old LEGENDS OF THE FALL star was stopped at 2am in Waterville, Maine, and...

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Aidan Quinn Happy To Work Independently

18th August 2003

PRACTICAL MAGIC star AIDAN QUINN admits he finds acting in independent films more interesting than working in Hollywood. But Aidan - whose new film is SONG FOR A RAGGY BOY - says he wouldn't...

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Aidan Quinn Heads To London Stage

18th August 2003

Movie stalwart AIDAN QUINN is the latest Hollywood star heading to London to act on the West End stage. The versatile BENNY + JOON actor is hoping to star alongside British actress VANESSA REDGRAVE...

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