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Oz: The Great And Powerful Offers 'Real Escapism'

25th January 2013

Sam Raimi wants audiences to feel ''real escapism'' watching 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'.The 'Spider-Man' trilogy director has stated he wants the upcoming adventure film about the infamous sorcerer - a loose prequel to the...

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'Risky But It Appealed To Me': Amanda Seyfried Challenges Herself Starring As Porn Actor In 'Lovelace'

By Lorna Greville  | 24th January 2013

Amanda Seyfriend is fast becoming darling of Hollywood. From humble, though hilarious beginnings in Mean Girls, she moved on to the sweeter than sweet role of Sophie Sheridan in the multi-award winning Mamma Mia!, and...

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Gus Van Sant To Direct Fifty Shades Of Grey? James Franco Lets Rumour Slip

By Hayley Avron | 24th January 2013

James Franco may have let slip who’s on board to direct Fifty Shades of Grey. The actor was speaking to the Sunday Times at the Sundance Festival and revealed that he was under the impression...

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James Franco Brushes Off Gay Rumours

24th January 2013

Actor James Franco has laughed off ongoing rumours about his sexuality, but insists he doesn't care whether fans think he's gay or straight.The 127 Hours star has played gay characters onscreen in films like Milk...

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James Franco Recalls School Gay Rumours

23rd January 2013

James Franco's classmates made up a dance about him being gay.The 'Lovelace' star insists false rumours about his sexuality don't bother him because he has been subjected to them for many years, and was even...

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James Franco Directing Film Adaptation Of American Tabloid

22nd January 2013

Actor James Franco has signed on to direct and star in a film version of James Ellroy's thriller American Tabloid.The 127 Hours star reveals he is working on adapting the project for the big screen,...

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2013: The Year Of Porn? Steve Coogan's The Look Of Love Sundance Success Is The Tip Of The Iceberg

By Contributor | 22nd January 2013

Good reviews have been pouring in for Steve Coogan’s turn as the King of Soho Paul Raymond in his new film The Look Of Love followings its airing at the Sundance Film Festival over the...

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James Franco Apologetic About Mock-bieber Video He Made

By Lorna Greville  | 22nd January 2013

Justin Bieber is a prime target for mockery, with his silly hair, even sillier songs and his army of scarily obsessed teenage fans, it's difficult not to mock him. However, James Franco apparently laments his...

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James Franco Apologises To Justin Bieber Over Video Parody

22nd January 2013

Actor James Franco has apologised to Justin Bieber for mocking the teenage pop star in a spoof online music video.The Spider-Man star donned a blonde wig and baseball cap as he lip-synced along to the...

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James Franco Pens Poem To Mark Barack Obama Inauguration

21st January 2013

Actor James Franco has marked the second inauguration of U.S. President Barack Obama by writing a special poem.The 127 Hours star was commissioned by Yahoo! News editors to pen an ode to the leader as...

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James Franco Sex Is 'Huge' In Life

21st January 2013

James Franco insists sex is a ''huge'' part of life.The 34-year-old actor - who portrays Playboy founder Hugh Hefner in 'Lovelace', a biopic of tragic porn star Linda Lovelace - insists even people who...

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Sundance 2013: James Franco Brings The Leather-clad, X-rated Gay Scenes

By Michael West | 21st January 2013

Thank god for James Franco, huh? Everyone's favourite actor-turned-student-turned-performance-artist had two films premiering at the Sundance Film Festival on Saturday evening (January 19, 2013), though one of them caused more of a stir than the...

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James Franco Apologises To Justin Bieber

20th January 2013

James Franco has apologised to Justin Bieber for mocking him.The 34-year-old 'OZ the Great and Powerful' star - who posted a video on his WhoSay site earlier this month in which he pretended to be...

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A Week In Movies: Oscar Predictions For Jessica Chastain, Jennifer Lawrence, Denzel Washington, Daniel Day-lewis And Anne Hathaway While Iceman And Mud Trailers Hit The Web

By Staff Writer | 18th January 2013

Jessica Chastain and Jennifer Lawrence battle over Best Actress, Denzel Washington and Daniel Day-Lewis meet over Best Actor And Anne Hathaway favorite for Best Supporting Actress. While Iceman (James Franco, Winona Ryder) and Mud (Matthew...

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Adam Ant Wants James Franco For Biopic

18th January 2013

Adam Ant wants James Franco to play him in a film about his life.The 'Prince Charming' singer is developing a biopic about his life and thinks the '127 Hours' star has exactly the right look...

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Dane Dehaan Joins Metallica Movie

16th January 2013

Dane Dehaan will star in an unusual Metallica concert movie.'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' actor has been cast as a young roadie whose world gets turned upside down after he is sent on an urgent mission...

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Trailer: Impressive Cast For Hitman Adaptation 'The Iceman' (Video)

By Hayley Avron | 15th January 2013

With an impressive cast, including James Franco, Michael Shannon, Ray Liotta and Winona Ryder, The Iceman is a movie adaptation of the true story of the hitman Richard Kuklinski. Between 1964 and 1986, Kuklinski killed...

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Forget The Globes, Olivia Wilde And Jason Sudeikis Are Engaged!

By Michael West | 14th January 2013

Well, they kept this one quiet. Or maybe Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis chose to announce their engagement just before the Golden Globes to keep things on the down low? The Change-Up actress confirmed the...

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Tina Fey And Amy Poehler A Hit At Golden Globes

14th January 2013

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler poked fun at Kathryn Bigelow and Anne Hathaway while hosting the Golden Globe Awards. The comediennes proved a huge hit as they joked their way through the award show...

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Tina Fey And Amy Poehler Take Shots At James Franco And James Cameron

14th January 2013

Actresses Tina Fey and Amy Poehler won over fans as co-hosts of the 2013 Golden Globe Awards on Sunday (13Jan13) after taking jabs at James Franco and James Cameron in their opening monologue.Poehler got the...

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Is James Franco's Version Of Justin Bieber's 'Boyfriend' Better Than The Original?

By Lorna Greville  | 8th January 2013

James Franco made a lip-sync video of Justin Bieber's hit single 'Boyfriend', although he originally deleted it, a keen eyed viewer managed to save it and has re-uploaded it onto YouTube for us all to...

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James Franco Mocks Justin Bieber In Online Video

8th January 2013

Hollywood actor James Franco has transformed himself into Justin Bieber to mock the teenage pop star in a spoof video.The Spider-Man star dons a Bieber-style wig and baseball cap as he mimes along to the...

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The Ten Most Anticipated Films Of 2013

By Staff Writer | 24th December 2012

As always, we'll need to sift through a vast number of sequels and remakes to find something original next year. But here are a few things worth looking forward to. Of course, release dates are...

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Boy Meets World Star Danielle Fishel Graduates College Despite Fear

By Lorna Greville  | 21st December 2012

When Boy Meets World ended in 2000, Danielle Fishel was 19, and had already missed out on a year of college which meant it took her a long time to pluck up the courage to...

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Seth Rogan And James Franco See Out End Of The World In Hilarious New Trailer For 'This Is The End'

By Joe Wilde | 21st December 2012

The end is nigh! Well, it isn't really, but if it were then the new trailer for the upcoming Seth Rogan and James Franco staring comedy This Is The End probably leads the way in...

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James Franco Denies Return To Planet Of The Apes

19th December 2012

James Franco is doubtful he will return to 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'.The Hollywood heartthrob - who played Will Rodman in the 2011 film 'Rise of the Planet of the Apes - admits...

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James Franco Releasing Poetry Book

19th December 2012

Actor James Franco is adding to his growing resume by creating his own book of poetry.The 127 Hours star, who has dabbled in everything from teaching to moviemaking, has penned a collection of lyrical verses...

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James Franco 'Tried To Help' Lindsay Lohan

18th December 2012

James Franco has ''tried to help'' Lindsay Lohan through her troubles. The 34-year-old actor met the 'Liz & Dick' star - who has endured several stints in rehab and numerous legal problems - when he...

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James Franco Opens Up About Lindsay Lohan Friendship

17th December 2012

James Franco has opened up about his friendship with Lindsay Lohan, insisting he has tried to "help" the actress but has failed to keep her out of trouble.The Spider-Man star has known Lohan for many...

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Amanda Seyfried's Funky Art Project With James Franco

14th December 2012

Actors Amanda Seyfried and James Franco made light of reports they were dating by teaming up to create homemade T-shirts daubed with the faces of their rumoured lovers.The Dear John star was said to have...

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