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Fascinating Fact: 4065320

13th February 2014

Gary Oldman's business partner and publicist Douglas Urbanski has landed another role in one of the actor's films - he...

Matt Damon Facing Long Haul Commute To See Family

12th February 2014

Actor Matt Damon will travel more than 10,000 miles (16,000 kilometres) in the space of just five days as he...

The Baftas 2014: Predicting Best Film, Best Actor, Best Director And Best Supporting Categories

8th January 2014

Award season has been grumbling away like Smaug inside Erebor for the last few months; but dragon is slowly awakening....

American Hustle Tops U.k. Box Office

8th January 2014

Hit crime movie American Hustle has soared to the top of the U.K. box office in its opening weekend (03-05Jan14).The...

Scottish Actor Ford Kiernan's Son Found Dead

8th January 2014

The 12-year-old son of Scottish actor Ford Kiernan has been found dead.Sonny Kiernan's body was discovered at his parents' home...

Gravity Tipped For Big Night At Baftas With 11 Nominations

8th January 2014

Gravity is the movie to beat at this year's (14) British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Awards after...

Hollywood Newcomers To Battle For Bafta Rising Star Award

6th January 2014

12 Years A Slave star Lupita Nyong'o, French actress Lea Seydoux, and The Amazing Spider-Man 2's Dane Dehaan are among...

Comedian John Fortune Dead At 74

31st December 2013

British comedian and satirist John Fortune has died, aged 74.The Cambridge University-educated funnyman died on Tuesday (31Dec13). Confirming the...

The Pianist Composer Wojciech Kilar Dies At 81

29th December 2013

The Pianist composer Wojciech Kilar has died, aged 81.The classical musician passed away on Sunday (29Dec13) in his hometown of...

Peter Capaldi Was Only Actor Who Auditioned For Doctor Who

13th December 2013

New Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi was the only actor who auditioned for the latest incarnation of the Time Lord.The...

Keira Knightley Recycles Wedding Dress For Charity Gala

4th December 2013

Keira Knightley relived her wedding day on Tuesday night (03Dec13) by taking to the red carpet in the designer gown...

Life Of Pi Wins Another Bafta

25th November 2013

Ang Lee's acclaimed drama Life Of Pi has added to its British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film...

Emma Thompson Details Ugly Side Of Hollywood In Bafta Retrospective

25th November 2013

British actress Emma Thompson opened up about the dark side of Hollywood during a special British Academy of Film and...

Fascinating Fact: 3964587

21st November 2013

British actor Stephen Fry will host the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Awards for the ninth time...

Prince William Launches Bafta Charity Campaign

18th November 2013

Prince William is giving talented youngsters the chance to break into the entertainment industry by spearheading the launch of a...

George Clooney Saluted At Britannia Awards In Los Angeles

10th November 2013

Hollywood star George Clooney was the toast of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts' (Bafta) Britannia Awards in...

Fascinating Fact: 3938698

6th November 2013

British actress Gemma Arterton has been asked to help pick nominees for the 2014 British Academy of Film and Television...

Director Antonia Bird Dies

26th October 2013

British director Antonia Bird has died at the age of 54.She passed away on Thursday (24Oct13). No further details have...

Fascinating Fact: 3887329

1st October 2013

Hit international dramas including Breaking Bad and House Of Cards, which can only be streamed online in the U.K., will...

Michael Sheen Wins Welsh Bafta For The Passion

30th September 2013

Welsh actor Michael Sheen won a top acting trophy at his home country's version of the British Academy of Film...

Tom Holland And Paul Brannigan Among Bafta's Breakthrough Brits

25th September 2013

The Impossible star Tom Holland and Scottish actor Paul Brannigan have landed on the British Academy of Film and Television...

Pedro Almodovar To Be Honoured By European Film Academy

16th September 2013

Acclaimed Spanish moviemaker Pedro Almodovar is set to be celebrated for his career at the 2013 European Film Awards.The Volver...

Eddie Redmayne And Felicity Jones Join Bafta Jury

6th September 2013

Les Miserables star Eddie Redmayne and actress Felicity Jones have joined a new Bafta jury in search of emerging British...

Star Wars Cinematographer Gilbert Taylor Dead At 99

23rd August 2013

Gilbert Taylor, the veteran British cinematographer behind classic films Star Wars, The Omen and Dr Strangelove and The Beatles A...

Sir Ben Kingsley & Kathryn Bigelow To Receive Bafta/la Honours

5th August 2013

Oscar winners Sir Ben Kingsley and Kathryn Bigelow are to be honoured at Bafta's annual Britannia Awards in Los Angeles...

Michael Sheen Up For Welsh Bafta

2nd August 2013

Welsh actor Michael Sheen has picked up a nomination for a top acting honour in his home country's version of...

Olivia Colman Struggling With New-found Fame

28th July 2013

British actress Olivia Colman is struggling to come to terms with her new-found fame after a slew of awards in...

Acclaimed Writer Elaine Morgan Dies Aged 92

19th July 2013

Celebrated Welsh author and playwright Elaine Morgan has died at the age of 92.She passed away at her home in...

Broadcaster Alan Whicker Dies

12th July 2013

Revered British broadcaster Alan Whicker has died at the age of 87.The journalist and Tv presenter passed away at his...

Veteran British Actress Anna Wing Dead At 98

11th July 2013

Veteran British actress Anna Wing has died at the age of 98.Wing passed away on Sunday (07Jul13), according to her...