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Mila Kunis Lands Oz Role

18th February 2011

Mila Kunis is set to star in 'Oz, The Great and Powerful'.The 'Black Swan' actress is in talks to Theodorah, the woman who ends up as the Wicked Witch of the West in the Disney...

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Franco Unconcerned About Possibly Bombing At Oscars

16th February 2011

James Franco insists he's not putting his career on the line by co-hosting the Academy Awards show with Anne Hathaway this month. In an interview with Vanity Fair magazine, Franco said, "Look, they know we're...

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The Things They Say 20322

14th February 2011

"I remember seeing Pineapple Express and Milk and thinking, 'Wow, this guy's got real range, hasn't he?'" Director DANNY BOYLE on his decision to cast JAMES FRANCO in 127 HOURS.

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Franco Opens Art Show In Germany

14th February 2011

JAMES FRANCO has taken time out from his Oscars preparations to open an exhibition of his artwork in Germany.The Spider-Man star is set to host the glitzy Academy Awards ceremony with Anne Hathaway on 27...

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Jude Law Spending Time With Sadie Frost

10th February 2011

JUDE LAW has been spending time with his ex-wife SADIE FROST since splitting from girlfriend SIENNA MILLER.JUDE LAW, the British actor who this week announced his second break-up from SIENNA MILLER, has turned to his...

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Franco In Talks To Develop Three's Company Into A Play/film

9th February 2011

JAMES FRANCO is set to turn his love for beloved U.S. sitcom THREE'S COMPANY into a new stageshow and movie.The 127 Hours star recently hosted a tribute to the show at the Sundance Film Festival...

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Fascinating Fact 10844

9th February 2011

Oscar nominee and co-host JAMES FRANCO will poke fun at himself in a production he's working on at Yale University, where he is a student - James Franco Presents will be a spoof about his...

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Franco Heading To Oz?

7th February 2011

Oscar nominee JAMES FRANCO is in talks to replace ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. as the wonderful wizard in upcoming Disney movie OZ: THE GREAT AND POWERFUL.The 127 Hours star has emerged as the new favourite to...

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James Franco In Talks For Oz: Great And Powerful?

7th February 2011

James Franco is in talks for 'Oz: Great and Powerful'. The '127 Hours' star is reportedly wanted by film bosses to take on the lead role in the 'Wizard of Oz' prequel to be directed...

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Franco Planning To Launch Bar On Oscars Night

3rd February 2011

Ever-busy Oscar nominee JAMES FRANCO will follow-up his co-hosting stint at the 2011 Academy Awards by launching a new Hollywood bar.The 127 Hours star plans to host an exclusive after-Oscars party at the unnamed venue...

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Best Song Snub Kills Planned Gag At Oscars

2nd February 2011

Producers of the Oscars show apparently felt so certain that Diane Warren's Burlesque song "You Haven't Seen the Last of Me" would be nominated (it was the winner of the Golden Globe Award for best...

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Fascinating Fact 10780

2nd February 2011

JAMES FRANCO and NICOLE KIDMAN have been confirmed as the stars of an upcoming Broadway production of TENNESSEE WILLIAMS' SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH, which will open in the autumn (11).

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James Franco To Join Nicole Kidman On Broadway

2nd February 2011

James Franco is to join Nicole Kidman on Broadway.The Oscar-nominated '127 Hours' actor will appear opposite the 'Rabbit Hole' star in the stage production of Tennessee Williams' 1959 play 'Sweet Bird Of Youth' in New...

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Box Office Likely To Go To The Devil

28th January 2011

There are probably enough moviegoers eager to watch Anthony Hopkins exorcising demons and succumbing to them to drive New Line's The Rite to the top of the box office this weekend with about $15-20 million....

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The Things They Say 20041

27th January 2011

"I really don't wanna sit in my seat and sweat and think about the awards, so it's the perfect excuse to keep busy." Oscar nominee and ceremony co-host JAMES FRANCO is glad he won't be...

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The Things They Say 20033

27th January 2011

"Go at it with the attitude that you're above it all, with an ironic detachment, bordering on contempt. They will eat it up." Former Oscars host JON STEWART offers JAMES FRANCO advice for his co-presenting...

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The Things They Say 20029

26th January 2011

"They don't understand that... I wouldn't wanna push it. Nobody knew. I got the announcement, I went on the Today Show and then I walked down the street and went into class... Nobody said a...

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Franco Trapped By Mini-fridge In Tv Show Skit

26th January 2011

JAMES FRANCO showed off the comedy skills he hopes will win over Oscars viewers during a skit on America's THE DAILY SHOW on Tuesday night (25Jan11).The actor pretended to be trapped by a mini-refrigerator in...

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John Travolta To Play Mafia Boss John Gotti?

26th January 2011

John Travolta is set to play former mafia boss John Gotti in a new movie. The 56-year-old actor - who recently welcomed a new baby son, Benjamin Jett with his wife Kelly Preston - has...

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Dano Signs On For Franco Film

26th January 2011

THERE WILL BE BLOOD star PAUL DANO has joined MICHAEL SHANNON among the stars of JAMES FRANCO's directorial debut AS I LAY DYING.Joaquin Phoenix and Richard Jenkins are also in talks to join the cast,...

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Travolta & Franco To Play Gottis?

26th January 2011

JOHN TRAVOLTA and JAMES FRANCO are in talks to play father and son in a new film about America's notorious crime family the GOTTIs.Producer Marty Ingels, who was spotted dining with Travolta in California on...

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Fascinating Fact 10735

25th January 2011

JAMES FRANCO will be the first Oscar nominee to host the show in 24 years. The 127 Hours star is among the Best Actor hopefuls as he prepares to co-host the ceremony with Anne Hathaway...

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James Franco To Direct As I Lay Dying

25th January 2011

James Franco is to direct 'As I Lay Dying'.The actor - who is to host next month's Oscars, where he has been nominated for Best Actor for his role in '127 Hours' - will helm...

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Colin Firth Celebrates Oscar Nod With Champagne

25th January 2011

Colin Firth celebrated his Best Actor Oscar nomination with some early morning champagne.The 50-year-old star - who is favourite to win the prestigious award at next month's ceremony for his portrayal of stuttering British monarch...

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The King's Speech Leads Oscar Nods

25th January 2011

Members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences bowed and curtsied to The King's Speech today (Tuesday) as they bestowed 12 Oscar nominations on the movie, including best film, best director (Tom Hooper),...

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James Franco To Play Linda Lovelace's Husband?

25th January 2011

James Franco is in talks to play opposite Kate Hudson in a Linda Lovelace biopic.The 32-year-old actor - who earlier today (25.01.11) was announced as a contender for the Best Actor Oscar for his portrayal...

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The Things They Say 19983

25th January 2011

"All I'm allowed to say is I'm singing and dancing! One of the producers at the Oscars saw a YouTube clip of me singing... And the producer was like, 'Maybe James would be willing to...

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Franco Made Sex Tape As A Teen

25th January 2011

JAMES FRANCO gained a newfound respect for professional porn stars after he tried and failed to make his own saucy sex tape at the age of 19.The Spider-Man star admits he filmed his raunchy bedroom...

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Student Franco Refusing To Skip Class To Hear Oscar Nominations

25th January 2011

JAMES FRANCO will have to wait and see if he's nominated for an Academy Award when the shortlist is revealed on Tuesday morning (25Jan11) - because he's refusing to skip a class at Yale University...

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