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Dustin Hoffman Grows With Age

6th February 2013

Dustin Hoffman thinks his ''soul expands'' as he grows older.The 75-year-old actor - who has been married to second wife Lisa since 1980 - isn't concerned about his advancing years because he is ''growing and...

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Dustin Hoffman: 'Men Are The Weaker Sex'

5th February 2013

Dustin Hoffman thinks men are the weaker sex. The 'Quartet' director claims men live a more limited life than women and thinks they suffer for it.He explained to the February/March issue of AARP The Magazine:...

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Dustin Hoffman Accuses Movie Industry Of Glamorising Gun Violence

29th January 2013

Dustin Hoffman has waded into the debate over American gun control laws by accusing movie directors of desensitising audiences with a "fraudulent" depiction of real life violence and discriminating against actors who refuse to use...

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Dustin Hoffmans' Directorial Debut, 'Quartet', How Did He Do?

By Lorna Greville  | 25th January 2013

Double Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman has, at the age of 75, finally switched to directing. While many were surprised it had taken him so long, others were distinctly apprehensive about what Hoffman may offer. As...

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Dustin Hoffman Targeted By Peta Again For 'Cold And Irresponsible' Luck Remarks

25th January 2013

Dustin Hoffman has been blasted by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (Peta) after suggesting Tv bosses were too quick to cancel his horse racing drama Luck amid outrage from the animal rights group.Hoffman,...

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Dustin Hoffman: 'Tv Bosses Were Too Hasty To Cancel Luck'

23rd January 2013

Dustin Hoffman is convinced bosses at U.S. Tv network Hbo made a "hasty decision" to cancel horse-racing drama Luck following animal cruelty complaints, insisting the "facts were so distorted".Activists at People for the Ethical Treatment...

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Dustin Hoffman: 'I Think About Sex Often'

11th January 2013

Dustin Hoffman thinks about sex more than the average man.The 'Quartet' director - who has been happily married to his wife Lisa since 1980 - admitted reaching the age of 75 hasn't stopped him from...

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Dustin Hoffman Struggles To Recall Family Memories

8th January 2013

Dustin Hoffman has a picture perfect memory for every movie he has ever made but struggles to remember important details from his personal life.The Graduate star has two children from his first marriage to Anne...

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Dustin Hoffman Wants Daughter To Date Daniel Radcliffe

8th January 2013

Dustin Hoffman wants to set his daughter up with Daniel Radcliffe.The 'Quartet' filmmaker thinks the 'Harry Potter' star would be a match made in heaven for his daughter Alexandra - who split from funnyman Jonah...

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Quartet Is A 'Labrador' Of A Film: Average Reviews For Dustin Hoffman's Directorial Debut

By Lorna Greville  | 4th January 2013

Very little of the criticism levied at Dustin Hoffman's directorial debut, Quartet, are serious. Largely because it's not a particularly serious film. The whole thing is lighthearted fun, behaving like a bit of a playground...

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A Week In Movies Feat: Naomi Watts Powerful In The Impossible, Dustin Hoffman Directs Quartet And Screenwriter Dan Fogelman Talks Barbra Streisand

By Staff Writer | 4th January 2013

After the holiday season, the movie world is slowly cranking up to speed. Although the really big news doesn't start until next week, with the announcement of the Oscar and Bafta nominations.This week's biggest nominee...

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Hbo's Cancelled Show Luck Facing Lawsuit

By Jack de Aguilar | 4th January 2013

A lawsuit filed against HBO for the mistreatment of horses on the show has been dismissed by the show's head trainer, The New York Daily News reports. American Humane Association staff member, Barbara...

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Dustin Hoffman To Learn A New Language In 2013

3rd January 2013

Dustin Hoffman has decided to learn a new language as part of his New Year's resolutions.The Graduate star has made a list of plans to complete in 2013 and he wants to start by educating...

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Alleged Hbo Coverup: Woman Sacked For Exposing Horse Abuse On 'Luck'

By Lorna Greville  | 3rd January 2013

In March of last year 'Luck', a show about horse racing starring Dustin Hoffman, was cancelled amid a scandal surrounding the treatment of the horses that appeared on the show. Now, HBO - the network...

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Hbo's 'Luck' Runs Out Again As They're Sued For Horse Death Cover-up

By Contributor | 3rd January 2013

The curious case of cancelled HBO drama Luck took another turn this week after it was reported by The Hollywood Reporter that Barbara Casey, who worked as the director of production in the American Humane...

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Dustin Hoffman Directed Quartet On Wife's Orders

2nd January 2013

Dustin Hoffman only agreed to step behind the camera for his directorial debut because his wife pushed him into accepting the job.The Rain Man actor helms new comedy Quartet and admits the project helped him...

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Dustin Hoffman's Career Accident

28th December 2012

Dustin Hoffman believes his career has been a ''freak accident''. The 75-year-old actor - who shot to fame after starring in 'The Graduate' in 1967 - insists he ''barely survived'' his childhood and doesn't think...

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Dustin Hoffman Joins Harvey Weinstein For Holiday Fundraiser

21st December 2012

Actors Dustin Hoffman and Emile Hirsch joined movie mogul Harvey Weinstein at a charity holiday party in Los Angeles on Wednesday (19Dec12) to continue raising money for the ongoing Sandy relief effort.Hollywood producer Weinstein helped...

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Dustin Hoffman Regrets Snubbing Samuel Beckett Meeting

18th December 2012

Dustin Hoffman feels "ashamed" to have once skipped a meeting with revered novelist/playwright Samuel Beckett.The Rain Man legend was due to see Beckett in Paris, France to discuss a possible production of his play Waiting...

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Dustin Hoffman Opens Up About Jogger Collapse Drama

17th December 2012

Dustin Hoffman was stunned when he made headline news for helping a jogger who suffered a heart attack in a London park earlier this year (12) because his role in the drama was minimal.The Rain...

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Dustin Hoffman Has Directing Regrets

17th December 2012

Dustin Hoffman regrets not becoming a director sooner in his career.The two-time Academy Award winner has just made his directorial debut with 'Quartet' - about four retired opera singers - at the age of 75.But...

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Starstruck Sheridan Smith Wept During Dustin Hoffman Meeting

12th December 2012

British actress Sheridan Smith broke down in tears after Hollywood legend Dustin Hoffman turned up unannounced in her dressing room during a West End run.The Kramer vs. Kramer star hired Sheridan to star in his...

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Dustin Hoffman Puckers Up For Niall Horan

9th December 2012

Dustin Hoffman gave One Direction's Niall Horan a warm welcome during a recent taping of America's Late Show With David Letterman by pretending to passionately kiss him on the lips.The movie legend and the boyband...

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Dustin Hoffman: 'Watching Career Highlights Is Like Attending Own Funeral'

6th December 2012

Veteran actor Dustin Hoffman had mixed feelings as he watched a film reel of his career highlights at the 2012 Kennedy Center Honors event on Saturday (01Dec12) because it felt like "a eulogy".The Rain Man...

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Dustin Hoffman Picked Up Directing Tips From Nichols And Levinson

5th December 2012

Dustin Hoffman drew from his on-set experiences with The Graduate's Mike Nichols to ensure he got the best out of his lead stars when he stepped up to direct Quartet.The Tootsie star admits he had...

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Aretha Franklin's White House Wardrobe Malfunction

4th December 2012

Aretha Franklin had a wardrobe malfunction at the White House on Saturday night (01.12.12). The 'Respect' hitmaker managed to remain cool, calm and collected after the upper half of her pink dress, complete with an...

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Barack Obama Amongst The Quick-witted To Address The Kennedy Center Honourees

By Jack de Aguilar | 4th December 2012

As entertainers from stage and screen were recognized for their contributions to the arts and American culture at the Kennedy Center Honors, it seemed as though a competition was forming: who could grab the most...

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Dustin Hoffman, David Letterman, Buddy Guy, Natalia Makarova And Led Zeppelin Honoured Kennedy Center

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd December 2012

Made a significant contribution to American culture recently? Well unless you're in that headline, you've not done well enough. Dustin Hoffman, David Letterman, Buddy Guy, Natalia Makarova and Led Zeppelin have, and they've been recognized...

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Jude Law And Michael Gambon Set For Bifa Honours

22nd November 2012

Jude Law and Sir Michael Gambon will be honoured at the British Independent Film Awards.The 'Alfie' actor is set to pick up the Variety Award for helping the British film industry gain international notoriety, while...

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