Latest Bull Durham News

Susan Sarandon Bought Round-trip Ticket From Italy To Land Baseball Movie Role

4th July 2014

Susan Sarandon had to pay her own way from her home in Italy back to Hollywood to audition for baseball drama Bull Durham after a handful of her peers turned the role of Annie Savoy...

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Bull Durham To Be Remade As Stage Musical

12th December 2013

Kevin Costner's classic baseball movie Bull Durham is set to be revamped as a new stage musical next year (14).Director Ron Shelton scored a Best Screenplay Oscar nomination for the 1988 film, which featured the...

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Paula Abdul Tried Out For Role In Classic Film Bull Durham

8th July 2012

Paula Abdul fought for a role in Kevin Costner's classic baseball movie Bull Durham in a bid to jump-start her singing career.The former professional cheerleader was hired by producers in 1988 to choreograph a dance...

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Costner In Talks For Bull Durham Sequel

6th October 2008

A sequel to KEVIN COSTNER's award-winning baseball movie BULL DURHAM is in the pipeline, according U.S. reports. The hit 1988 movie, starring Costner, Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins, was nominated for a Best Screenplay Oscar...

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Raging Bull Tops Sports Movie List

20th November 2005

ROBERT DE NIRO's portrayal of boxer JAKE LA MOTTA in RAGING BULL has been named the best sports movie of all time in a new US magazine poll. The cult 1980 film beat golf...

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Robbins Compelled To Voice Anti-war Opinion

30th August 2004

TIM ROBBINS was thrilled with the response of New Yorkers to his anti-war statements - after the Baseball Hall of Fame rejected the outspoken actor as a guest last year (03). The OSCAR-winning...

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Hackman Film Tops Sports Poll

30th June 2004

GENE HACKMAN's 1986 basketball epic HOOSIERS has topped a new poll of sports movies in America. The film, about a down-and-out coach who leads his college team to victory, beat boxing classic RAGING BULL...

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Costner: 'I Will Never Make A Sequel'

5th August 2003

Hollywood star KEVIN COSTNER has slammed the idea of making a sequel to any of his hit films - insisting he'd never sacrifice his big screen credibility for the sake of a healthy pay cheque....

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Sarandon Keeps Romance Under Wraps

12th June 2003

Actress SUSAN SARANDON won't talk to the press about her long-running romance with TIM ROBBINS - because she fears she'll jinx it. Sarandon, who has dated - but never married - her BULL DURHAM...

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Robbins Pr Help

29th April 2003

The backlash to TIM ROBBINS anti-Iraqi war comments was so fierce the Hollywood star had to hire a Public Relations firm to help him cope. The SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION star angered many Americans and split...

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Bull Durham To Get Anniversary Party

28th April 2003

LATEST: SUSAN SARANDON and TIM ROBBINS are to get a proper 15th anniversary for their film BULL DURHAM after all - to be hosted by the New York borough of Brooklyn. Real-life couple Robbins...

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Sarandon And Robbins To Get Bull Durham Honour On Tv

24th April 2003

LATEST: Hollywood couple SUSAN SARANDON and TIM ROBBINS are set to mark the 15th anniversary of their movie BULL DURHAM on TV, following the cancellation of an original party honouring them. Sarandon and Robbins'...

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Bull Durham Actor Speaks Out

23rd April 2003

The cancelled BULL DURHAM festivities backlash continues - with another cast member unhappy the two-day event was axed because of TIM ROBBINS and SUSAN SARANDON's anti-war views. RICK MARZAN - who played voodoo-worshipping JOSE...

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Hall Of Fame Boss Remorseful About Bull Durham Cancellation

22nd April 2003

LATEST: The man who cancelled SUSAN SARANDON and TOM ROBBINS' appearance at America's baseball HALL OF FAME has expressed regret at the way he handled the situation. Hall of Fame president DALE PETROSKEY says...

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Harrison.s Homicide Film In Trouble.

17th April 2003

HARRISON FORD's new movie is rumoured to be in trouble - with producers desperately re-shooting scenes after disastrous test screenings. The INDIANA JONES star teams with JOSH HARTNETT in cop action film HOLLYWOOD HOMICIDE....

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Tim Robbins Claims First Amendment Suffering

16th April 2003

Actor TIM ROBBINS has pointed out a major casualty of the war in Iraq - Americans' first amendment right to oppose it. The outspoken SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION star has seen his and longtime partner SUSAN...

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Writer Cancels Baseball Museum Appearance

14th April 2003

LATEST: Sportswriter ROGER KAHN has refused to appear at baseball's HALL OF FAME because of the museum snubbed TIM ROBBINS and SUSAN SARANDON. Hall of Fame President DALE PETROSKEY has cancelled a 15th anniversary...

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Bull Durham Stars Strike Back

11th April 2003

LATEST: TIM ROBBINS has blasted the president of the Baseball Hall of Fame for axing a 15th-anniversary celebration of BULL DURHAM because of his and SUSAN SARANDON's anti-war views. On Monday, (06APR03) Hall of...

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