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Fifa Movie 'United Passions' Bombs At The Box-office

By Michael West | 9th October 2014

FIFA, world football's governing body is no stranger to controversy and ridicule, but even by Sepp Blatter's standards, this is ridiculous. You may not be familiar with United Passions, a vanity project by the organisation...

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5 Shocking Revelations From Gerard Depardieu's Autobiography

By Elinor Cosgrave | 7th October 2014

We were shocked when Gerard Depardieu claimed he could drink more than 12 bottles of wine a day but nothing prepared us for what the 65-year-old French actor would reveal in his autobiography.Gerard Depardieu made...

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Gerard Depardieu Ramps Up The Sleaze In 'Welcome To New York' Trailer

By Lauren James | 15th July 2014

Enjoyed The Wolf of Wall Street but wished it caused more controversy? Try Welcome To New York, another movie inspired by Dominique Strauss-Kahn's real life downfall and revelling in the scandal, excess and debauchery of...

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Gerard Depardieu Elects Drinking In Skye Over The Edinburgh Film Festival

By Jack de Aguilar | 1st July 2014

Gerard Depardieu has managed to annoy the Edinburgh Fringe Festival organisers by his absence. The controversial French actor, who has form for this kind of thing, chose a night in a traditional pub on the...

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Cannes: Dominique Strauss-kahn "Disgusted" By Sex Addiction Film He Inspired

By Lauren James | 19th May 2014

Dominique Strauss-Kahn has announced his intention to sue the makers of Welcome To New York, the recently-released French language movie inspired by the former IMF boss' epic downfall. The controversial drama has become the talk...

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Gerard Depardieu Banned From Driving For Six Months

By Lauren James | 25th June 2013

The world-famous Asterix star, Gérard Depardieu, has been fined and banned for six months for drink driving by a French court after he was scooting about drunkenly last November (2012), fell off, and ended up...

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More Legal Trouble For Gerard Depardieu - One Costly Dui

By Victoria Pavlova | 21st June 2013

Gerard Depardieu might be French, but last year he was involved in that old Hollywood classic – the DUI. Depardieu was found to be three times over the legal blood alcohol limit, when he fell...

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Quel Horreur! GéRard Depardieu Fined 4k For Drink Driving

By Lauren James | 21st June 2013

The world-famous Asterix star, Gérard Depardieu, was fined for drink driving by a French court after he was scooting about drunkenly last November (2012), fell off, and ended up in a police station.Depardieu has a...

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Can Brad Pitt And Angie Crack Winemaking? Other Grape Based Success Stories

By Michael West | 15th February 2013

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have announced they are moving into the wine business and will release their first effort - a Vintage Rose - later this year. The grape industry is a fashionable movie...

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Gerard Depardieu Ex-wife Defends Him About Russian Passport: You Can't 'Sum Someone Up In One Act'

By Lorna Greville  | 8th January 2013

The French actor Gerard Depardieu has come under intense fire after a string of events that have lead him to have a Russian passport. His ex-wife and daughter have jumped to his defence, reports the...

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First Gerard Depardieu, Now Brigitte Bardot Threatens To Adopt Russian Nationality

By Hayley Avron | 4th January 2013

It looks as though the French have started queuing up behind Gerard Depardieu, in a desperate attempt to gain a Russian passport. Well, one of them has, anyway. Brigitte Bardot has also threatened to ask...

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The Bizarre World Of 'Russian' Actor Gerard Depardieu

By Michael West | 4th January 2013

Actor Gerard Depardieu has called his new home Russia "a great democracy" after being granted citizenship by President Vladimir Putin. In an open letter, the Oscar winner hailed Putin for personally signing the decree, which...

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Welcome To Russia! Gerard Depardieu Granted Russian Passport After Arguing With French Tax Rates

By Lorna Greville  | 3rd January 2013

French actor Gerard Depardieu has fled from France to Russia after coming under criticism for his tax avoidance, Vladimir Putin having offered him Russian citizenship. Under the new French socialist government, those who earn over...

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A Week In News: Kardashian Pregnant, Bieber Puts His Foot Down, Gerard Departs To Russia!

By Michael West | 3rd January 2013

Kim and Kanye Have Kompany! It's the news we were all 'kind of' expecting, but Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have finally announced they are to have their first child together. Great news for the...

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Dep-adieu! Gerard Depardieu Granted Russia Passport Following French Tax Dispute

By Contributor | 3rd January 2013

We thought he was heading to Belgium, but it looks like Gerard Depardieu has changed his mind and will be moving to Russia after falling out with his native French in a dispute over tax.The...

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Gerard Depardieu Hands In His French Passport In Tax Hike Protest

By Contributor | 17th December 2012

Eccentric French actor Gerard Depardieu wants to move to Belgium of all places, and he wants to do it so much that he’s written a letter to French prime minister Jean-Marc Ayrault saying that he’ll...

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Gerard Depardieu Hits Out At French Pm Over Tax Exile

By Joe Wilde | 16th December 2012

French actor Gerard Depardieu has blasted his home country's leaders for forcing him into tax exile, saying that the French Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault and President Francois Hollande are "punishing success."With the country facing one...

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Broadway Debutant Clemence Poesy Stuns In 'Cyrano De Bergerac'

By Michael West | 12th October 2012

Paris-born actress Clemence Poesy is gaining strong reviews for her Broadway debut in Jamie Lloyd's Cyrano de Bergerac, at the Roundabout Theatre Company's American Airlines Theatre. The production also stars Patrick Page, Bill Buell and...

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Douglas Hodge Wows As The New Cyrano On Broadway

By Joe Wilde | 12th October 2012

Douglas Hodge won a throng of new fans and even a Tony Award when he was last on Broadway for La Cage Aux Folles and now he is back on the stage taking on the...

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Ang Lee's 'Life Of Pi' Premieres At New York Film Festival

By Joe Wilde | 30th September 2012

Academy Award winner Ang Lee hit the red carpet on the opening night of the New York Film Festival on Friday night, kick starting the film fest with his latest film, The Life of Pi.The...

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