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Glover: 'No More Lethal Weapon'

13th February 2007

DANNY GLOVER has categorically ruled out a fifth LETHAL WEAPON film, despite the recent resurgence of interest in 1980s action movies. The star, who played ROGER MURTAUGH in the police thriller which spawned three sequels,...

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Mirren And Nicholson Are Sexiest Oldies

29th January 2007

DAME HELEN MIRREN has been named the sexiest older woman in the world in a new survey of film fans. The 61-year-old Brit beat SOPHIA LOREN, 72, to the title. The silver screen siren came...

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Fascinating Fact 2763

25th January 2007

Scottish actor EWAN MCGREGOR is hosting a Burns night supper in honour of the famed poet RABBIE BURNS in London tonight (25JAN07). Guests will include SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and his fashion designer daughter STELLA, ROD...

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Dreamgirls Leads Naacp Nominations

10th January 2007

Movie musical DREAMGIRLS looks set to steal the major accolades at the 38th NAACP Image Awards after landing seven nominations yesterday (09JAN07). The movie was among the Outstanding Motion Picture nominees, while the Dreamgirls soundtrack...

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Steve-o Explains Name Change

14th September 2006

MTV star STEVE-O - real name STEPHEN GILCHRIST GLOVER - created the name Steve-O to avoid any connection with Hollywood actor DANNY GLOVER. The former JACKASS star, notorious for such antics as stapling his scrotum...

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Glover Honoured By Directors Guild Of America

13th September 2006

DANNY GLOVER was honoured by the Directors Guild Of America (DGA) yesterday (12SEP06) for his humanitarian work in the US and Africa. The LETHAL WEAPON actor was lauded at a ceremony in Los Angeles alongside...

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Glover Backs Unions

31st July 2006

Crusading actor DANNY GLOVER has supported a campaign to rally Puerto Rico's hotel workers to join the local branch of a large US labour union in a bid to receive better pay and benefits. THE...

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Tupac's Creative Legacy

25th July 2006

MOS DEF, RUSSELL SIMMONS, Q-TIP and DANNY GLOVER are all coming to together to perform work from the late TUPAC's spoken word album THE ROSE THAT GREW FROM CONCRETE. The stars will take part in...

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Stars To Fast In Iraq Protest

4th July 2006

Movie stars SEAN PENN and SUSAN SARANDON will join a hunger-strike which began on Independence Day in America today (04JUL06) outside the White House in Washington DC. The DEAD MAN WALKING co-stars have signed up...

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Hannah Remains Defiant Behind Bars

14th June 2006

LATEST: Actress DARYL HANNAH has reaffirmed her commitment to the protest against the closure of a Los Angeles community garden, despite being arrested yesterday (13JUN06). The BLADE RUNNER star, a fervent environmentalist, was charged with...

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Daryl Hannah Arrested For Farm Protest

14th June 2006

Actress DARYL HANNAH has been arrested while protesting the closure of a Los Angeles community garden. The BLADE RUNNER star, a fervent environmentalist, was charged with trespassing after climbing a tree on the 14-acre garden...

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Glover Joins Urban Farm Protest

2nd June 2006

LATEST: Veteran actor DANNY GLOVER yesterday (01JUN06) joined protesters including folk singer JOAN BAEZ and actress DARYL HANNAH hoping to persuade a Los Angeles landowner not to sell off a beloved urban farm. The LETHAL...

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Glover In Paparazzi Punch-up

21st April 2006

LETHAL WEAPON star DANNY GLOVER has lashed out a paparazzi photographer, allegedly branding him a "motherf**ker" and throwing punches. The Hollywood star, who is in London to promote and star in death penalty play THE...

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Glover Predicts Dreamgirls Legacy

13th April 2006

Hollywood star DANNY GLOVER has hailed forthcoming movie DREAMGIRLS one of the most powerful films ever seen. The LETHAL WEAPON actor insists the movie, based on the award-winning Broadway musical, will be talked about for...

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Lithgow Joins Movie Musical

10th April 2006

JOHN LITHGOW has joined the star-studded cast of movie musical DREAMGIRLS. The former THIRD ROCK FROM THE SUN will play a ruthless Hollywood producer who savages BEYONCE KNOWLES' character, DEENA, when she goes in search...

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Glover Hits Out At Death Penalty

28th February 2006

Hollywood actor DANNY GLOVER has slammed the death penalty as an imperfect form of justice that has sent many wrongly-convicted, innocent people to their deaths. The LETHAL WEAPON star, one of a list of...

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Belafonte Dubs Bush 'World's Greatest Terrorist'

9th January 2006

American singer HARRY BELAFONTE has hit out at GEORGE W BUSH, dubbing the US president "the greatest terrorist in the world" during a meeting with Venezuelan president HUGO CHAVEZ. The singer and activist was...

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Star-studded Send Off For Executed Gang Leader

15th December 2005

SEAN PENN, JAMIE FOXX, DANNY GLOVER and rapper SNOOP DOGG are among the thousands of mourners expected to turn out for the funeral of executed former gang leader STANLEY 'TOOKIE' WILLIAMS early next week (begs19DEC05)....

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Williams And Cosby Blast Bush Over Katrina Response

20th September 2005

A series of celebrities including ROBIN WILLIAMS and BILL COSBY have slammed US President GEORGE W BUSH for his response to last month's (AUG05) Hurricane Katrina. Speaking at New York's Higher Ground benefit on...

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Elwes Wants To Saw The Profits

21st August 2005

British actor CARY ELWES is suing the film-makers behind horror movie SAW, claiming he was entitled to a percentage of the profits from the 2004 box office hit. THE PRINCESS BRIDE star, 42, alleges...

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The Color Purple Heads To Broadway

6th July 2005

The musical adaptation of Pulitzer Prize-winning novel THE COLOR PURPLE has been such a smash hit in Atlanta, Georgia it's finally heading to Broadway, New York City. Director STEVEN SPIELBERG turned ALICE WALKER's critically-acclaimed...

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Glover Forms New Film Company

2nd March 2005

Actor and activist DANNY GLOVER has launched a new movie production company which will focus on films of historical relevance with social messages. The LETHAL WEAPON star formed New York-based LOUVERTURE FILMS with co-founder...

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African Film Festival Marred By Tragedy

27th February 2005

The opening of the pan-African film festival FESPACO has been marred by tragedy following the deaths of two people in a stampede. The fatal crush occurred yesterday (26FEB05) during the opening of the stadium...

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Stars Back Driver's Licenses For Illegal Immigrants

25th January 2005

MARTIN SHEEN, DANNY GLOVER and DIANE KEATON are among a host of celebrities who are urging ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER to back a bill allowing illegal immigrants to obtain driver's licenses. More than 30...

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Christina And Sheryl Step Up For Tsunami Victims

5th January 2005

LATEST: CHRISTINA AGUILERA, SHERYL CROW and country star TIM McGRAW have signed up to perform on an upcoming US TV telethon which aims to raise funds for the victims of the 26 December (04) tsunami....

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Glover Blasts Us Over Landmines

30th November 2004

LETHAL WEAPON star DANNY GLOVER has lambasted the American government for failing to sign a pact to rid Ethiopia of its landmines. The US actor is travelling back to his homeland after visiting young...

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Glover Says Goodbye To Lethal Weapon

16th September 2004

Hollywood star DANNY GLOVER refuses to make another LETHAL WEAPON film, insisting he's too old for the part. The 57-year-old, who played DETECTIVE MURTAUGH opposite MEL GIBSON, has no intention of quitting his mainstream...

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Lethal Weapon Star Arrested

26th August 2004

LETHAL WEAPON star DANNY GLOVER has been arrested outside the Sudan Embassy in Washington during a heated protest march. After the incident in the African country yesterday (25AUG04) Glover was charged with disorderly conduct...

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Cox Moos On As Animated Cow

25th August 2004

Former FRIENDS star COURTENEY COX has really taken to new motherhood - she's playing a pregnant cow in a new animated film. The actress - who welcomed her first child COCO into the world...

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Glover Backs Out Of Haiti Event

16th August 2004

LETHAL WEAPON star DANNY GLOVER backed out of a cruise commemorating the Haitian bicentennial, because he doesn't want to appear to support the country's new government. Earlier this year (04), an American-led multinational force...

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