Latest Lasse Hallstrom News

Manish Dayal Joins Helen Mirren In Hundred-foot Journey

2nd July 2013

Manish Dayal will star opposite Dame Helen Mirren in 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'.The up-and-coming actor - who is best known for playing terminally ill teenager Raj Kher in TV drama '90210' - has landed a leading...

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Helen Mirren To Star In Hundred-foot Journey

4th June 2013

Dame Helen Mirren is rumoured to be starring in 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'.The 67-year-old actress could take on the lead role of famous chef Madame Mallory in the film adaptation of Richard C. Morais' well-reviewed novel,...

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Julianne Hough Put Off By Lasse Hallstrom's Skype Audition

10th February 2013

Actress Julianne Hough refused to take no for an answer when she begged casting directors behind new movie Safe Haven for another shot at impressing Lasse Hallstrom after her first audition fell flat.The Footloose star...

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Josh Duhamel And Julianne Hough Greet Fans For Safe Haven Premier (Video)

By Lorna Greville  | 22nd January 2013

Safe Haven, the movie adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks novel, is set to be released this February and last night it enjoyed its premier in Toronto. Stars Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough were greeted with...

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Channing Tatum Hopeful About Magic Mike Hype

15th March 2012

Channing Tatum ''hopes'' stripper movie 'Magic Mike' lives up to ''the hype''.The movie - which tells the tale of a man who mentors younger guys in the art of male stripping - stars Channing in...

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Channing Tatum: I'm Not The Best Actor

11th January 2012

Channing Tatum admits he is "not the best actor" in the world.The 'Eagle' star accepts he isn't one of the top male stars in Hollywood, but he has defended his choice to appear in several...

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Ewan Mcgregor Shelves Directorial Project

28th December 2011

Ewan McGregor has shelved his directorial debut.The Scottish actor had been researching a 1968 yacht race to be the focus of his first effort behind the camera but is "gutted" to be axing the project...

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Emily Blunt Lands Engagement Games

21st September 2010

Emily Blunt is attached to star in 'Engagement Games'. The British star will play a leading role in the comedy movie, which sees three sisters who get engaged at the same time fighting over who...

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Gyllenhaal Triumphs At Stockholm Film Festival

26th November 2006

Hollywood actress MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL won the Best Actress prize for her performance in SHERRYBABY at the 17th Stockholm Film Festival last night (25NOV06). Sherrybaby, directed by LAURIE COLLYER, also picked up the Bronze Horse award...

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Filmmaker Sven Nykvist Dies

21st September 2006

Oscar-winning filmmaker SVEN NYKVIST, who was legendary director INGMAR BERGMAN's cinematographer of choice, has died. He was 83. Nykvist died on Wednesday (20SEP06) at a nursing home where he was being treated for aphasia, a...

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Fascinating Fact 1937

10th August 2006

Celebrated Scandinavian director LASSE HALLSTROM is set to become the latest film-maker to tackle CHARLES DICKENS' beloved A CHRISTMAS CAROL, after signing on to take charge of a new version of the festive tale.

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Hallstrom Slams Censors

23rd November 2005

Swedish director LASSE HALLSTROM has hit out at American censors for handing his latest movie CASANOVA an R rating - insisting they are too strict. The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) were particularly...

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Italian Mayor Upset About Casanova Screening Plans

26th August 2005

Movie bosses at Buena Vista have upset Venetian Mayor MASSIMO CACCIARI by axing plans to give the city's film fans a special open-air preview of new movie CASANOVA, which was shot in the Italian city....

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Irons Joins Casanova Cast

29th July 2004

British actor JEREMY IRONS is joining HEATH LEDGER and JUDE LAW's girlfriend SIENNA MILLER in the upcoming period epic CASANOVA. Irons will play PUCCI in the movie about the famed seducer who meets his...

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Lopez Role 'Scaled Down' In New Film

6th February 2004

Hollywood superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ's latest role has reportedly been "scaled down" by worried movie bosses, following the catastrophic reception GIGLI received last year (03). The 33-year-old actress - who split with fiance and Gigli...

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J.lo Re-signs With Dumped Agency

8th August 2003

Superstar actress JENNIFER LOPEZ is re-signing with former agents ENDEAVOR in the aftermath of her film disaster GIGLI. The MAID IN MANHATTAN beauty left the company when she staged a clear out of staff...

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