TV, Theatre and Movie News 7th August 2013

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Grace Kelly's Granddaughter Pregnant And Engaged To Wed - Report

Grace Kelly's granddaughter is pregnant and engaged to marry her longterm boyfriend, according to a U.S. report.Charlotte Casiraghi, the daughter of...

7th August 2013 1:39



Harrison Ford Joins The Expendables As Willis Walks Away

Harrison Ford has joined the cast of the third The Expendables movie.Sylvester Stallone made the big announcement via a post on his Twitter.com page...

7th August 2013 1:39



Paul Schrader Still Upset With South By Southwest Festival Treatment

Moviemaker Paul Schrader has blasted officials at the South by Southwest festival in Texas for negatively critiquing his new Lindsay Lohan film, The...

7th August 2013 1:39



Sarah Jessica Parker: 'My Career Helps With Private Life Gossip'

Actress Sarah Jessica Parker credits her career with helping her maintain privacy in her marriage to Matthew Broderick.The Sex and the City star, who...

7th August 2013 1:39



Lindsay Lohan Covered Up Her Freckles For The Canyons

Lindsay Lohan tried to cover up her freckles in new film The Canyons, so moviegoers could no longer link her to roles she played as a child star.The...

7th August 2013 1:39



Kelly Rutherford Lands Role On Reckless

Actress Kelly Rutherford has landed a recurring role on U.S. Tv show Reckless just months after filing for bankruptcy.Rutherford filed bankruptcy...

7th August 2013 1:39



Humphrey Bogart Estate Forms Movie Production Company

Humphrey Bogart's estate administrators are set to release their first film after funding the project via Kickstarter.com.Stephen Bogart, the movie...

7th August 2013 1:39



The Things They Say: 3801737

"It's pretty much like when Joe Pesci threw me down the stairs in Casino; you just kinda get at the top of the stairs and suck it up... I said,...

7th August 2013 1:39



Tom Cruise Announces Mission Impossible 5 Director

Christopher McQuarrie will direct 'Mission: Impossible 5'. Tom Cruise will reprise his role as IMF Agent Ethan Hunt and is ''thrilled'' to be...

7th August 2013 2:00



Sylvester Stallone Twitter Rant: "Harrison Ford In", "Greedy" Bruce Willis Out Of 'Expendables 3'

Sylvester Stallone has made his feelings towards Bruce Willis crystal clear after tweeting about Expendables 3. The Rocky actor confirmed that...

7th August 2013 2:37



'Broadchurch', Airing On Bbc America, Receives Brilliant Us Reviews

Broadchurch will air tonight on BBC America. The British 8 part crime drama is due to be adapted by Fox for the US audience but the original has...

7th August 2013 5:12



Hayley Atwell 'So Nervous' Making Captain America

Hayley Atwell was ''so nervous'' making 'Captain America: The First Avenger' she ''became uptight''.The British actress played the lead female role...

7th August 2013 6:21



Teri Hatcher Hopes Planes Character Will Inspire Girls

Teri Hatcher hopes her new movie will inspire young girls. The 48-year-old actress voices the character of mechanic Dottie, in Disney's new animated...

7th August 2013 6:21



Denzel Washington Narrates Pbs Civil Rights Documentary 'The March'

Denzel Washington is the narrator of a Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) documentary on the US Civil Rights movement. The documentary, The March,...

7th August 2013 6:32



Outkast Rapper Agrees On Fee To Join Celebrity Big Brother House

Big Boi, the rapper who first found international fame and acclaim with the hip-hop group OutKast, has agreed to appear on the upcoming season of...

7th August 2013 6:40



Louis Walsh "Happy" To Leave 'The X Factor' To Manage Again

Louis Walsh has confirmed he will be leaving The X Factor after this season and that he is "happy" with his decision to leave the ever-popular...

7th August 2013 6:58



Kim Basinger Celebrating After Whale Win

Actress Kim Basinger is celebrating after winning a major victory against SeaWorld bosses.The longtime animal rights activist teamed up with leaders...

7th August 2013 8:05



Sharon Osbourne Locked Kelly In Padded Cell To Curb Drug Taking

Sharon Osbourne once locked her daughter Kelly in a padded cell in a desperate bid to scare her into giving up drugs.The 28-year-old reality Tv star...

7th August 2013 8:05



Sharon Stone Left Speechless By The Queen

Sharon Stone was left tongue-tied when she met Queen Elizabeth Ii earlier this summer (13) because she was suddenly starstruck by the British...

7th August 2013 8:05



Liam Hemsworth Pranked On Paranoia Set

Australian actor Liam Hemsworth fell victim to a rude prank while filming a steamy scene for new movie Paranoia as co-workers put a sex toy in the...

7th August 2013 8:05



Ashley Walters' Wife Won't Watch His Sex Scenes With Ex-girlfriend

Ashley Walters' wife refuses to watch his Tv series Top Boy as the British actor engages in frequent sex scenes with his ex-girlfriend on the...

7th August 2013 8:05



Morgan Freeman Auctioning Off Golf Game For Charity

Acting veteran Morgan Freeman is offering fans the chance to challenge him in a game of golf to raise money for underprivileged schoolchildren.The...

7th August 2013 8:05



Fascinating Fact: 3802326

Lindsay Lohan's guest spot on comedienne Chelsea Handler's talk show, Chelsea Lately, raked in huge ratings on Monday night (05Aug13) - the actress'...

7th August 2013 8:05



Leonardo Dicaprio To Play A Viking King

Leonardo DiCaprio is set to play a Viking king.The 'Great Gatsby' actor has been put forward to portray Harald Hardrada, the 11th century conqueror...

7th August 2013 9:36



Harrison Ford Hopeful For Indiana Jones 5

Harrison Ford is hopeful for 'Indiana Jones 5'.The 71-year-old actor - who last played the adventurer in 2008's 'Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the...

7th August 2013 10:00



Meryl Streep To Star In The Giver

Meryl Streep is to star in 'The Giver'.The Oscar-winning actress - who played the iconic Margaret Thatcher in 'The Iron Lady' - looks set to star...

7th August 2013 10:00



Dustin Hoffman 'Feeling Great' After Treatment For Throat Cancer

Oscar-winning actor Dustin Hoffman, one of the true giants of the Hollywood game, has been successfully treated for throat cancer and is "feeling...

7th August 2013 10:06



Harrison Ford Narrates 'Ender's Game' Final Trailer [Trailer]

The final trailer for Ender's Game has been released. Set in the future years after an alien-human war, the movie follows Ender Wiggin, a talent...

7th August 2013 10:18



'Broadchurch' Airs In Us To Excited Reviews: Why Should You Watch It?

It was the show everyone in the UK was talking about last Spring; that rare television event that your dad, your aunt, your sister, your boss is...

7th August 2013 10:30



'Elysium' Reviews - Has Neill Blomkamp Done It Again?

Having directed possibly the finest sci-fi movie of last decade, the pressure on Neill Blomkamp to perform in this follow up, Elysium, starring Matt...

7th August 2013 10:35



After 20 Years, Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep Reunite For 'The Good House'

Twenty years since their last movie role together, Robert De Niro and Meryl Streep - two giants of Hollywood - are to reunite for an adaptation of...

7th August 2013 10:50



Have Stallone And Willis Fallen Out? Harrison Ford For Expendables 3

Harrison Ford is set to replace Bruce Willis in the all-star action franchise, The Expendables, as we move on to a third film, and Sylvester Stallone...

7th August 2013 11:09



'We're The Millers' Comedy Out Nowan Audiences See Past Emma Roberts' Domestic Violence?

We're The Millers enjoys is first day of release today (7th August) in the USA after a shocking reported case of domestic violence marred its early...

7th August 2013 11:24



James Gandolfini's Watch 'Stolen'

James Gandolfini's expensive wrist watch was allegedly stolen from his hotel room on the day he died.The Sopranos star passed away in June (13) after...

7th August 2013 12:03



Burlesque Star Dixie Evans Dies

Burlesque star Dixie Evans has died at the age of 86.The veteran performer, who was known as the 'Marilyn Monroe of Burlesque', passed away at an...

7th August 2013 12:03



Petra Ecclestone Targeted In $750,000 Jewel Theft

Wealthy British socialite Petra Ecclestone has fallen victim to a jewel thief who allegedly posed as a prospective buyer and raided her London home...

7th August 2013 12:03



Tom Guiry Arrested

Former child star Tom Guiry has been arrested at an airport in Texas on suspicion of attacking a police officer.The Sandlot star, 31, was detained at...

7th August 2013 12:03



Kelly Brook Splits From Boyfriend - Report

British actress/model Kelly Brook has split from her rugby player boyfriend, according to a U.K. report.The Piranha 3D star dated sportsman Danny...

7th August 2013 12:03



Johnny Depp And Armie Hammer: 'Critics Were Gunning For The Lone Ranger'

Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer are convinced movie critics were "gunning" for The Lone Ranger months before the film flopped in cinemas.The movie,...

7th August 2013 12:03



Maltese Falcon To Be Sold At Auction For $1.5 Million

The Maltese Falcon statue from the iconic 1941 movie is going under the hammer for $1.5 million (£1 million).The jewel-encrusted antique bird, which...

7th August 2013 12:03



Jason Priestley To Write Memoirs

Actor Jason Priestley is set to tell all about his time on hit 1990s Tv show Beverly Hills, 90210 in a new autobiography.The star, who played Brandon...

7th August 2013 12:03



James Gandolfini Turns On The Charm In Last Film: 'Enough Said' [Trailer]

James Gandolfini is on the charm offensive opposite Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Enough Said – the last film before the Sopranos actor tragically died...

7th August 2013 12:09



The Lone Ranger, A Financial Nightmare For Disney, Third Quarter Results Confirm

We all knew Disney’s The Lone Ranger was a disaster both critically and financially, the extent of which is now known thanks to Disney’s Third...

7th August 2013 12:55



Is 'We're The Millers' Hollywood's Biggest Missed Opportunity Of The 21st Century?

We're The Millers should have been absolutely fantastic. There's no excuse. Let's get the boring stuff out of the way first. The big-budget comedy is...

7th August 2013 13:31



Edinburgh Fringe Festival, David Baddiel Makes Strong Return

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival has made the careers of many British comedians, actors and writers, and David Baddiel is almost certainly one of them....

7th August 2013 13:53



Harrison Ford Joins 'Expendables 3,' As Sly Brands Willis 'Greedy And Lazy'

Three things of note regarding The Expendables 3: Harrison Ford has joined the cast, Bruce Willis has left the cast, and Sylvester Stallone really...

7th August 2013 14:04



Watch Seth Rogen's (And Others) Auditions For 'The Office' [Video]

Audition tapes are probably… the best thing ever, especially when well-known stars are going for roles. These Office auditions, in which the...

7th August 2013 14:26



Is Linda Lovelace's Complex Story Simply Unfilmable?

Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman's biopic of porn actress Linda Lovelace has been in development for some time. It's no secret that before Amanda...

7th August 2013 15:12



Did Stephen Colbert Let Mtv's Secret Slip In A Bout Of Daft Punk Anger?

Daft Punk, Stephen Colbert is mad at you. You were supposed to be on his show, and then you cancelled, leaving him in the lurch! Guy-Manuel de...

7th August 2013 15:14



Lone Ranger Could Cost Disney $190 Million

Disney is anticipating a $190 million loss on big budget flop 'The Lone Ranger'.The blockbuster movie starring Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer - which...

7th August 2013 16:06



Meryl Streep And Robert De Niro Move Into The Good House

Meryl Streep and Robert De Niro will reunite for 'The Good House'.The Oscar-winning legends are set to star opposite each other on the big screen for...

7th August 2013 16:06



Chloe Grace Chloe Moretz Disagrees With Jim Carrey Over Kick-ass 2 Violence

Chloe Grace Moretz is adamant she respects Jim Carrey's decision to bow out of promotional work for their new film Kick-Ass 2, but disagrees with his...

7th August 2013 16:12



Stephen Fry Writes To U.k. Prime Minister Over Russian Olympics

British actor Stephen Fry has written an open letter to U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron urging him to enforce a boycott of the upcoming Winter...

7th August 2013 16:12



French Stewart Becomes A First-time Father

Former 3Rd Rock From The Sun star French Stewart has become a first-time father after his wife gave birth to a little girl.The actor and his partner...

7th August 2013 16:12



Gabriella Wilde Engaged - Report

British model/actress Gabriella Wilde is engaged to marry her rocker boyfriend, according to a U.K. report.The 24-year-old blonde, who will next be...

7th August 2013 16:12



The Smurfs Sequel Triumphs At U.k. Box Office

Comedy sequel The Smurfs 2 has left its competition feeling blue by topping the U.K. box office chart on its opening weekend (02-04Aug13).The...

7th August 2013 16:12



Teri Hatcher Reveals Mid-air Scare

Actress Teri Hatcher was involved in a terrifying mid-air drama when her mother passed out and prompted the crew to make an emergency landing.The...

7th August 2013 16:12



Chloe Grace Moretz Offered U.k. Soap Role

Hollywood actress Chloe Grace Moretz has been offered a role in U.K. soap opera Hollyoaks after she professed her love for the show in a radio...

7th August 2013 16:12



Norman Reedus Joins Campaign Against Animal Testing

Actor Norman Reedus is backing a bid to introduce a worldwide ban on animal testing for cosmetics.The Walking Dead star has joined other celebrities...

7th August 2013 16:12



The Things They Tweet: 3802689

"Contrary to all the silly rumours, these are the only girls I'm living with. Who's got it better than me?" Charlie Sheen dismisses rumours...

7th August 2013 16:12



Thor The Dark World Trailer Is All About Hiddleston's Loki [Trailer]

Marvel's new trailer for Thor: The Dark World premiered as part of YouTube's Geek Week, featuring Chris Hemsworth returning as the hammer-wielding...

7th August 2013 16:43



Meryl Streep And Robert De Niro Back For One Last Job In 'The Good House'

After more than twelve years, Meryl Streep and Robert De Niro will rekindle the on-screen partnership in The Good House, the Ann Leary novel that has...

7th August 2013 17:41



Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters Is...Bad. It's Bad.

Sorry, but Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters is a bad film. It’s not our fault; we wanted it to be good, but it’s bad. The reviewers say it’s bad...

7th August 2013 17:42





Oscar Winner And Cancer Beater, Dustin Hoffman's Surgery Goes Well

Dustin Hoffman has been successfully treated for cancer, People Magazine has reported. The two-time Oscar winner, according to his rep, is healing up...

7th August 2013 17:56



Blackout? What Blackout?

With the exception of preseason football, in the form of the Hall of Fame game between Dallas and Miami, getting into the mix, the weekly Nielsen...

7th August 2013 18:50



The Top Ten Shows Week Of 7/29-8/4

The top ten shows of the week according to Nielsen Research: 1. Under The Dome, CBS, 3.9/10; 2. America's Got Talent (Wednesday), NBC, 3.6/9; 3. NFL...

7th August 2013 18:50



Ratings Not Reflecting Cbs's Loss Of 3m+ Potential Viewers

Looking at the ratings results of the first five days of the CBS blackout in the Time Warner Cable markets, you'd hardly know that a disruption in...

7th August 2013 18:50



Leno Reveals His Own Political Views

In advance of his Tuesday-night interview with President Obama, Jay Leno opened up about his own political views for the first time during an...

7th August 2013 18:50



Reporters At Olympics Site Being Harassed, Says Rights Group

New York-based Human Rights Watch have accused authorities in Sochi, Russia of harassing and intimidating journalists who have written critical...

7th August 2013 18:50



Disney To Take A Big Write-off On Lone Ranger

The Walt Disney Co. is preparing to bite the (silver) bullet to the tune of $160-190 million on the failure of its summer tentpole The Lone Ranger....

7th August 2013 18:50



21st Century Fox Looking Good In First Sec Filing

In its first quarterly report as an independent company, 21st Century Fox, representing the entertainment operations of the original News Corp that...

7th August 2013 18:50



Look -- Up In The Sky! It's Time Warner's Earnings

Superman gave a big lift to Time Warner in the second quarter. Theatrical ticket sales for the company's Warner Bros. film division produced...

7th August 2013 18:50



Stephest Colbchella Kicks Off With Stephen Colbert Skating Into Our Hearts To The Sound Of 'Get Lucky'

Stephen Colbert’s political satire might be top notch, but his dance skills are not to be overestimated. Last night, the Colbert Report host...

7th August 2013 18:55



Terrence Howard's Ex-wife Sports Black Eye In Court

Terrence Howard's ex-wife Michelle Ghent is sporting a black eye amid accusations the actor punched and kicked her in the face during a recent...

7th August 2013 19:07



Fiona Shaw To Make Metropolitan Opera Debut As Director

Harry Potter actress Fiona Shaw is heading to New York to direct the new season opener at the famed Metropolitan Opera after stepping in to replace...

7th August 2013 19:07



Captain Kangaroo Puppeteer Cosmo Allegretti Dies At 86

Actor and Tv puppeteer Cosmo Allegretti has died at the age of 86.The children's entertainer passed away in Arizona on 26 July (13) after suffering...

7th August 2013 19:07



Jemima Kirke Had To Be Escorted Out Of Jay Z Performance

Actress Jemima Kirke had to be escorted out of the filming of Jay Z's performance art video for Picasso Baby after becoming too overzealous.The 99...

7th August 2013 19:07



Stephen Merchant: 'I'd Love To Be More Like James Bond Pierce Brosnan'

Gangly British funnyman Stephen Merchant came to the harsh realisation he'll never match up to movie stars like Pierce Brosnan when he was caught...

7th August 2013 19:07



The Things They Say: 3802821

"He's a sexy guy with a beautiful voice. He knows how to dance and he's very kind of sure of himself, which I like in a guy. And he is such a humble...

7th August 2013 19:07



Fury Over 'Marmite Neglect' Advert After Animal Welfare Parody Sparks Complaints

Marmite: it's one of those foodstuffs that takes ages to get through, builds up a gloopy outer layer on its jar and occasionally lies out of use for...

7th August 2013 19:11



The American Premiere Of 'Broadchurch' Introduces The Cult Crime Drama To A Whole New Audience

Finally, the poor Broadchurch-deprived citizens of the US got to feast their eyes on the UK crime drama last night. Well, to be fair, a lot of TV...

7th August 2013 19:49



Lee Daniels' The Butler" Premiere Gathers Celebrities For Some Heavy Social Commentary [Trailer] [Pictures]

Lee Daniels has earned his reputation as the director of difficult, socially loaded pictures and his latest, The Butler, is no exception to the rule....

7th August 2013 21:03



Munchkin Margaret Pellegrini Dies At 89

Margaret Pelligrini, one of the last remaining Munchkins from the original Wizard Of Oz movie, has died at the age of 89.The actress, who played the...

7th August 2013 22:00



Kevin Zegers Among The Friends Who Shared Cory Monteith's Ashes

Newlywed Kevin Zegers has revealed he was among the friends of tragic actor Cory Monteith who shared the Glee star's ashes following his funeral...

7th August 2013 22:00



Sophia Grace Lands Little Red Riding Hood Role In Into The Woods Film

Pint-sized British Tv and Internet celebrity Sophia Grace Brownlee is set to make her movie debut as Little Red Riding Hood in the star-studded big...

7th August 2013 22:00



Rumer Willis To Star In Baz Luhrmann-inspired Musical

Actress/singer Rumer Willis has signed up to replace Lindsey Gort in a new musical theatre project inspired by the works of Baz Luhrmann.The 90210...

7th August 2013 22:00



Denzel Washington Not Sure About Movie Site's Facts

Denzel Washington is urging bosses at movie website Imdb.com to backtrack on his back catalogue of films - because there's some...

7th August 2013 22:00



The Things They Say: 3802909

"I had the experience with Kristen where there were paparazzi waiting outside a restaurant and we were followed afterwards, and I do think it's such...

7th August 2013 22:00



The Things They Say: 3802910

"Honestly it was the craziest workout. My diet has always been pretty clean but I think I was super, super strict, especially in terms of, I'll...

7th August 2013 22:00



The Things They Tweet: 3802911

"We now have over 7k names." Actor Josh Duhamel admits he and wife Fergie can't decide on a name for their unborn baby.

7th August 2013 22:00



Fascinating Fact: 3802912

Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is moving forward with the big screen adaptation of author Eoin Colfer's children's book series Artemis Fowl. The...

7th August 2013 22:00



Downton Abbey's Surprise Success Means Huge Ratings Boost For Pbs

In 2013, cable is dominating traditional broadcast giants and unexpected cult hits like Downton Abbey are where it’s at. By “it” we of course...

7th August 2013 22:02


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