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Eddie Redmayne Lied To Tom Hooper At Tv Audition

28th December 2012

British actor Eddie Redmayne was convinced his Les Miserables director Tom Hooper would never hire him again as he once lied to him during an audition at the start of his career.Redmayne was desperate to...

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Martin Scorsese Creating Bill Clinton Documentary

18th December 2012

Filmmaker Martin Scorsese has signed on to shoot a Tv documentary about former American President Bill Clinton.The Oscar winner will co-produce the project with actress Elizabeth Hurley's ex, Steve Bing, for Tv network Hbo, while...

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Matt Damon Warns Conservative Fans Not To See Behind The Candelabra

14th December 2012

Actor Matt Damon has warned fans his upcoming Tv movie Behind The Candelabra will not be suitable for everyone because the biopic about the flamboyant pianist features a large amount of nudity.The Bourne Identity star...

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True Blood Creator Alan Ball Offers Walk-on Part For Charity

12th December 2012

True Blood creator Alan Ball is offering one lucky star-in-the-making the chance of a walk-on part in his hit vampire series to raise money for charity.The winner will take on a non-speaking role in the...

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Beyonce To Bare Baby Belly In Candid Documentary

5th December 2012

Beyonce will open up about her decision to hide her baby bump from the media in a revealing new documentary she directed about her life.In a new teaser for the Hbo film, the new mum...

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Beyonce Set To Direct And Star In New Documentary

26th November 2012

Beyonce is stepping behind the camera to direct and star in a new documentary about her life.The notoriously-private Single Ladies hitmaker will put together personal footage of her life as an artist, wife to rapper...

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Ewan Mcgregor Felt Destroyed By Tv Series Axe

26th November 2012

Scottish star Ewan Mcgregor was "creatively destroyed" when Tv bosses axed his new series before it had even aired, because he had devoted so much time and energy to the project.The Star Wars actor had...

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Christopher Guest Reunites Spinal Tap Stars For British Tv Comedy

21st November 2012

Christopher Guest is reuniting the stars of This Is Spinal Tap for a new British Tv comedy.Guest has co-created a new show called Family Tree, which will star Bridesmaids actor Chris O'Dowd in the lead...

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Actor/activist Russell Means Dead At 72

23rd October 2012

ussell Means, who first rose to prominence as a leader of the 1973 Wounded Knee uprising of Native American activists and who later was cast in a major role in the movie The Last of...

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Actor/activist Russell Means Dead At 72

23rd October 2012

ussell Means, who first rose to prominence as a leader of the 1973 Wounded Knee uprising of Native American activists and who later was cast in a major role in the movie The Last of...

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Obama Wins Third Debate -- But Will It Matter?

23rd October 2012

President Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney not only had to compete against one another during Monday night's presidential debate, they also had to compete against the National League playoff game between the St. Louis Cardinals...

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Obama Wins Third Debate -- But Will It Matter?

23rd October 2012

President Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney not only had to compete against one another during Monday night's presidential debate, they also had to compete against the National League playoff game between the St. Louis Cardinals...

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Tippi Hedren: 'Hitchcock's Wife Did Nothing To Stop My Emotional Torture'

9th October 2012

Tippi Hedren once appealed to Alfred Hitchcock's wife for help in halting the director's emotional abuse, only to have her request completely snubbed.The veteran star, who worked with Hitchcock on 1963 classic The Birds and...

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Barnes & Noble Launches Latest Streaming Division

26th September 2012

arnes & Noble is the latest company to sell movies online that can be viewed on TV sets or mobile devices virtually anywhere or anytime. Although it is being called Nook Video, the service will...

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Barnes & Noble Launches Latest Streaming Division

26th September 2012

arnes & Noble is the latest company to sell movies online that can be viewed on TV sets or mobile devices virtually anywhere or anytime. Although it is being called Nook Video, the service will...

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Boardwalk Empire Returns: Season 3 Preview

13th September 2012

Boardwalk Empire Season 3 hits TVs on Sunday, September 16th at 9PM. With little being released about the new series, apart from enigmatic, expertly designed teaser trailers, Contactmusic.com is here to tell you what to...

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'Newsroom' Actress Alison Pill Enjoys Boozy Time At Fashion Week

13th September 2012

We're not quite sure what was going through Newsroom star Alison Pill's head yesterday, but we're pretty sure we know what was going in her mouth the day before (September 11th), with the actress being...

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Bob Barker Launches Campaign To Keep Animals Safe On Film Sets

12th September 2012

Game show legend Bob Barker and The Simpson's co-creator Sam Simon have teamed up to spearhead a new animal rights campaign to keep creatures safe from harm on movie and TV sets.The two celebrities have...

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Anna Paquin And Stephen Moyer Welcome Twins: All The Details

12th September 2012

Anna Paquin’s twins arrived safely into the world this week, despite both being born premature. Anna Paquin and her ‘True Blood’ husband Stephen Moyer are yet to announce the exact details of the birth, though...

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Jeffrey Wright To Play Beetee In ‘Hunger Games’ Sequel

10th September 2012

Actor Jeffrey Wright has been cast as Beetee in the The Hunger Games sequel Catching Fire, Lionsgate announced on Friday (September 7, 2012).Former ‘Monk’ star Tony Shalhoub was reportedly in consideration for the role, though...

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Taylor Swift's Romance Interests Alec Baldwin

4th September 2012

Taylor Swift's romance with Conor Kennedy has reportedly interested Alec Baldwin. The '30 Rock' star is said to be keen to find out about the country singer's romance after he was overheard at the Hamptons...

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Ben Affleck Heading For Oscars Glory With 'Argo'?

4th September 2012

Is Ben Affleck in the running for an Oscar? Industry insiders seem to think so, after his latest movie Argo opened at the Telluride Film Festival. According to Los Angeles Times, the very same movie...

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The Rolling Stones To Make Comeback In London And Brooklyn

31st August 2012

The Rolling Stones are set to play four gigs; two at London's O2 Arena and two at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, reports Billboard.Richard Branson and Australian Paul Dainty will promote, with reports suggesting the...

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Aaron Sorkin's 'The Newsroom' Proves Successful Despite Public Criticism

28th August 2012

The Newsroom, created by Aaron Sorkin, writer of The West Wing, enjoyed impressive viewing figures, as it's first season culminated Sunday night (August 26, 2012), reports The Washington Post.2.3 million tuned in for the finale's...

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Liberace's Toyboy Lover Battling Cancer - Report

23rd August 2012

Liberace's lover Scott Thorson has been diagnosed with anal cancer, according to a U.S. report.Editors at tabloid The Globe claim doctors have told Thorson, who was once the late showman's teenage toyboy, the deadly disease...

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Warner Bros Say No To Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower'

21st August 2012

After initially showing interest in a multi-movie adaptation of the Stephen King franchise, The Dark Tower, Warner Bros. have changed their temperature from slightly warm to icy cold, and have rejected the proposal completely, reports...

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Chris O'dowd To Star In New Bbc Spinal Tap Style Series

17th August 2012

The popular I.T Crowd actor Chris Odowd, who also starred in hit film Bridesmaids, is due to co-write and star in a new Bbc comedy based on the documentary style of Spinal Tap. The show...

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Marvin Hamlisch, Broadway And Hollywood Composer Dies, Aged 68

7th August 2012

The composer Marvin Hamlisch died at the age of 68 this week. He had been suffering from a brief but unspecified illness, USA Today reports. Hamlisch was well-known for his work composing music for Broadway...

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Tippi Hedren Stunned By Toby Jones' Hitchcock

3rd August 2012

Actress Tippi Hedren froze with terror the first time she heard Toby Jones' pitch-perfect Alfred Hitchcock voice for new movie The Girl - because it brought back awful memories of her time with the movie...

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Hbo To Film Docu-drama On Tippi Hendren's Life

3rd August 2012

Tippi Hendren has been back in the media recently blasting acclaimed director Alfred Hitchcock for the way he mistreated on set and supposedly 'ruined her career'. The star of Hitchcock's The Birds and Marnie, the...

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