TV, Theatre and Movie News 8th October 2013

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Lindsay Lohan Open To Fronting Her Own Rehab Retreat

Lindsay Lohan's father has confirmed reports suggesting his daughter is planning to open her own rehab facility, two months after her court-ordered...

8th October 2013 1:25



Ellen Pompeo Refused To Romance Isaiah Washington Onscreen

Actress Ellen Pompeo made it clear she did not want Isaiah Washington to play her onscreen love interest on hit medical drama Grey's Anatomy because...

8th October 2013 1:25



Lord Of The Rings Costumes And Props To Be Sold At Auction

Costumes and props from director Peter Jackson's Lord Of The Rings trilogy are to go under the hammer at an auction in California in December...

8th October 2013 1:25



Vicky Mcclure Finds Love With Svengali Co-star

British actress Vicky Mcclure has found love with her on-screen boyfriend after shooting music movie Svengali last year (12).The Filth and Wisdom...

8th October 2013 1:25



The Things They Say: 3896267

"It was fun to do something that extreme. I liked the self-mutilation the best. That was the most fun for me." Julianne Moore on her role as the...

8th October 2013 1:25



Fascinating Fact: 3896268

Broadway veterans Linda Emond and Danny Burstein will be joining actors Alan Cumming and Michelle Williams in an upcoming New York revival of...

8th October 2013 1:25



The Things They Say: 3896269

"I got to go on her private jet. We had pasta with real cutlery and I sat in a massive leather chair that I could spin around in! It was brilliant!"...

8th October 2013 1:25



Fascinating Fact: 3896270

Cousins Stephen and Robbie Amell will appear on the same U.S. Tv network in back-to-back Wednesday night shows. Stephen's comic book hero drama Arrow...

8th October 2013 1:25



'Gravity' Launches To No.1 In Us Box Office

Gravity topped the US box office, heading to the top spot in its opening weekend. The film gained over $55 million, knocking Cloudy with a Chance of...

8th October 2013 1:33



'Carrie' Hype Upped By Telekinetic Coffee Shop Hoax

An elaborate hoax in a New York coffee shop builds up the hype for the upcoming Carrie movie. Deliberately filmed, the clip shows the reactions of...

8th October 2013 2:05



Jennifer Ehle Joins 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Cast

Jennifer Ehle has been cast as Anastasia Steele's mother in Fifty Shades of Grey. The actress is best known for her role as Elizabeth Bennett...

8th October 2013 2:45



Simon Cowell Hints At Engagement

Simon Cowell has hinted he will marry Lauren Silverman.The music mogul posted a series of cryptic messages on Twitter on Sunday (06.10.13) promising...

8th October 2013 3:00



Emotional Goodbyes As Dwts Loses Another Favourite

Dancing With the Stars has lost another fan favourite this week. After the elimination of Bill Nye last week, the fans have been suffering when they...

8th October 2013 5:12



Chrysler And Paramount Team-up To Make Will Farrell's Ron Burgundy Sell Cars [Video]

Will Farrell's prowess as a car salesman has already been exploited to great effect through his Eastbound and Down character Ashley Schafer, and upon...

8th October 2013 6:10



Paul Giamatti Longed For Comic Book Villain Role

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' star Paul Giamatti longed to play a comic book villain.The actor will play The Rhino - a nemesis to Andrew Garfield's...

8th October 2013 6:21



American Horror Story: Coven Promises A Love Story, Humour & Friendship

The usual cast are back for American Horror Story: Coven: Jessica Lange, Taissa Farmiga and Evan Peters are joined by some new faces such as Peters'...

8th October 2013 6:53



Helena Bonham-carter And Tim Burton Stand United At Concert Amid Cheating Claims

Helena Bonham-Carter and partner Tim Burton put on a united front at a concert performance in London on Monday (07Oct13) following claims he is...

8th October 2013 7:59



Casey Kasem's Daughter Files Conservatorship Papers

U.S. radio personality Casey Kasem's daughter has filed papers to make her conservator of her father's healthcare following claims his wife has...

8th October 2013 7:59



Jennifer Jason Leigh Is Single Again After Three-year Divorce Battle

Jennifer Jason Leigh is finally divorced from her husband Noah Baumbach almost three years after filing papers.The Single White Female star moved to...

8th October 2013 7:59



August: Osage County Stars To Be Honoured At Hollywood Film Awards

The ensemble cast of acclaimed new movie August: Osage County is to be honoured at the upcoming Hollywood Film Awards.Meryl Streep, Julia Roberts and...

8th October 2013 7:59



Ryan Murphy Pays Tribute To Brave Lea Michele

Glee creator Ryan Murphy has heaped praise on his leading lady Lea Michele for the strength she showed as he was piecing together a Tv tribute to her...

8th October 2013 7:59



Prince William Hosts Soccer Game At Buckingham Palace

Prince William opened up the grounds of his grandmother Queen Elizabeth Ii's London residence Buckingham Palace for its first ever soccer match on...

8th October 2013 7:59



Eric Bana Strikes First Film Distribution Deal

Actor Eric Bana has thrown his financial support behind his new film Closed Circuit so he can distribute the project in his native Australia.The star...

8th October 2013 7:59



Kate Moss Launching New Fashion Line In Topshop

Kate Moss is returning to British retailer Topshop to launch a 40-piece fashion collection in April (14).The supermodel first collaborated with the...

8th October 2013 7:59



Tom Hanks Didn't Meet His Captain Phillips Co-stars Until Their First Scene Together

Actor Tom Hanks did not meet the actors who played the Somali pirates in his new movie Captain Phillips until they filmed their first scene...

8th October 2013 7:59



Julianne Moore Held Laundry Strike On Summer Vacation

Actress Julianne Moore refused to take care of her family's laundry load over the summer (13) - she went on strike.The Hours actress and her husband...

8th October 2013 7:59



The Things They Say: 3896745

"She's like a mentor to me. I feel like I could call her at any moment and she would tell me the true, honest opinion of whatever I asked." Chloe...

8th October 2013 7:59



Jennifer Ehle To Play Mother In Fifty Shades Of Grey

Jennifer Ehle has been cast as the mother in the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie.The 43-year-old actress - best known for playing Elizabeth Bennett...

8th October 2013 9:36



Jennifer Ehle Joins The 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Cast As Anastasia's Mother

The Fifty Shades of Grey cast list keeps on growing, and the latest actor to be assigned a role in the anticipated adaptation of the erotic novel is...

8th October 2013 9:36



No 'Blue Jasmine' For India: Anti Smoking Adverts See Woody Allen Pull Oscar Contender

This weekend would have seen Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine open in around 30 cinemas in India, but the director has decided to withdraw him film due...

8th October 2013 9:41



Willem Dafoe Confirms Finding Dory Role

Willem Dafoe has confirmed he is returning for 'Finding Dory'. The 58-year-old actor will lend his voice to reprise the role of animated fish Gill,...

8th October 2013 10:01



Jason Isaacs Joins 'Fury'

Jason Isaacs has been cast alongside Brad Pitt in 'Fury'.The 50-year-old actor is the latest addition to the David Ayer-directed World War II epic,...

8th October 2013 10:01



Daniel Craig's 'Betrayal' Takes $1.1 Million For Seven Shows, A New Record

The Daniel Craig starring Harold Pinter play Betrayal has taken over $1.1 million for just seven preview shows on Broadway, breaking the Barrymore...

8th October 2013 10:08



How 'Masters Of Sex' Is Turning Into One Of This Year's Best Tv Shows

Showtime's newest series, Masters of Sex, is only two episodes old, but already the series is being routinely heralded as one of the network's best...

8th October 2013 10:16



Worst Endorsement Ever? David Cameron Gives Benedict Cumberbatch The Thumbs Up For 'The Fifth Estate'

Oh, the humility. It’s like a posh uncle defending the indefensible. While the critics have essentially blasted Benedict Cumberbatch’s The Fifth...

8th October 2013 11:27



Tom Hanks Diagnosed With Diabetes

Hollywood actor Tom Hanks is suffering from diabetes.The Philadelphia star, 57, who has been dealing with high blood pressure since the age of 36,...

8th October 2013 12:11



Director Patrice Chereau Dies

French film director Patrice Chereau has died after a battle with lung cancer.The celebrated cinema, opera and theatre director, whose work includes...

8th October 2013 12:11



School Bully Spat In Zooey Deschanel's Face

Zooey Deschanel was left humiliated during a run-in with a high school bully who spat in her face between classes.The New Girl star has opened up...

8th October 2013 12:11



Richard Branson's Island Home Rebuilt After Blaze

Tycoon Sir Richard Branson's luxury island retreat in the Caribbean has finally been rebuilt, more than two years after it was destroyed by an...

8th October 2013 12:11



Jennifer Ehle To Play Mum In Fifty Shades

Zero Dark Thirty star Jennifer Ehle has joined the cast of the Fifty Shades Of Grey movie adaptation - as Anastasia Steele's mother.The British...

8th October 2013 12:11



Michelle Williams Returns To Dawson's Creek With Daughter

Actress Michelle Williams recently returned to the scene of her big acting break to show her daughter where Dawson's Creek was set.The Brokeback...

8th October 2013 12:11



Naomi Campbell Juiced For 10 Days Before Catwalk Comeback

Naomi Campbell adopted a juice-only diet for 10 days before she made her return to the catwalk this summer (13).The 43-year-old British supermodel...

8th October 2013 12:11



Pirates Of The Caribbean Writer Working On He-man Update

The writer behind The Pirates Of The Caribbean franchise is bringing cartoon hero He-Man back to the big screen.Screenwriter Terry Rossio is working...

8th October 2013 12:11



The Things They Say: 3897510

"My daughter's 11 so she will not be seeing this. This movie is not for her." Julianne Moore insists her daughter won't be watching her new film...

8th October 2013 12:11



The Things They Say: 3897511

"I'm gonna be Sarah Jessica Parker and my mom's Bette Midler." Chloe Grace Moretz on her Halloween plans.

8th October 2013 12:11



Film Legends Harrison Ford And Ben Kingsley Visit London School To Promote Learning Via Movies

As part of an initiative to encourage kids to both engage with and learn from cinema, Harrison Ford and Sir Ben Kingsley visited a London academy in...

8th October 2013 13:26



Downton Abbey's Joanne Froggatt Defends Controversial Rape Storyline

Broadcasting watchdog Ofcom received "a number of complaints" after Sunday's episode of historical period drama Downton Abbey offended many of its...

8th October 2013 13:34



Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 Movies Of 2013 (So Far)

Movie buffs have begun to anticipate Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 movies lists in recent years. The legendary director's run-down of his favorite...

8th October 2013 14:16



Fiona Fullerton Laughs Off Affair Report

Former actress Fiona Fullerton has laughed off reports she is having an affair with dancer Anton Du Beke, branding the rumour "hilarious".The Bond...

8th October 2013 16:04



Kate Hudson Under Pressure To Marry

Hollywood actress Kate Hudson is feeling pressured to wed rocker Matt Bellamy - by her nine-year-old son.The Something Borrowed star, who has been...

8th October 2013 16:04



Sam Claflin's Surprise Over Hunger Games Role

British actor Sam Claflin was left shocked when he was recruited to take on the role of Finnick Odair in The Hunger Games sequel, as he did not feel...

8th October 2013 16:04



Karen Gillan Is Relaxed Over Naked Scenes

British actress Karen Gillan felt so relaxed shooting nude scenes for a new movie, she forgot she was naked.The former Doctor Who star plays a...

8th October 2013 16:04



David Harewood: 'Britain Has Lost A Generation Of Black Actors'

Former Homeland star David Harewood is adamant the U.K. has "lost" a generation of black actors to America through a lack of strong roles.Harewood,...

8th October 2013 16:04



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"Acting feels really easy. I love being a mum, but it's much more intensive work than being an actress, going to work feels like you've got a day...

8th October 2013 16:04



Brenton Thwaites Joins Gods Of Egypt

Brenton Thwaites has been cast in 'Gods of Egypt'.The 24-year-old actor has joined the epic fantasy film alongside Gerard Butler and Geoffrey Rush...

8th October 2013 16:06



Milla Jovovich And Pierce Brosnan Join Survivor

Milla Jovovich and Pierce Brosnan are set to star in 'Survivor'.The Hollywood stars have joined the cast of James McTeigue's action thriller, which...

8th October 2013 16:06



Have You Seen The Carrie Prank? Watch The Telekinetic Coffee Shop Surprise! [Video]

How would you react if you saw someone thrust into a wall through another person just raising his or her hand, angrily? What would you say if a woman...

8th October 2013 16:49



'The Armstrong Lie': An Incredible Story Of Denial And Power, Told By Alex Gibney [Trailer]

Lance Armstrong’s story is an implausible, unbelievable, incredible, but none of those adjectives would be applicable if the following wasn’t:...

8th October 2013 16:51



Scarlett Johansson Is Esquire's Sexiest, But How's The Acting Career?

Scarlett Johansson has been named Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive for the second time, seven years after her first win.The actress, 28, joins Mila...

8th October 2013 16:52



'Beyond Two Souls' Doesn't Go Beyond The Controller, Do We Want Movie-style Video Games?

Unfortunately, despite the hype, Beyond Two Souls hasn’t managed to successfully bridge the proverbial gap between video game and film. Many titles...

8th October 2013 17:46



Trailer Released For 'I, Frankenstein': Prepare Yourself For A Modern Day Twist On Thrilling Legend [Trailer + Pictures]

It's easy to tell that upcoming action movie I, Frankenstein has been made by the same producers as Underworld. Even from the dark trailer we get the...

8th October 2013 18:27



Marilyn Monroe's Medical Records To Be Auctioned

Proof of Marilyn Monroe's cosmetic surgery procedures and details of a 1957 ectopic pregnancy are to go under the hammer as part of a macabre auction...

8th October 2013 19:13



Claire Denis To Receive Bronze Horse Trophy Award

French filmmaker Claire Denis is set to receive the Bronze Horse trophy at the 2013 Stockholm Film Festival in Sweden.Denis, who directed acclaimed...

8th October 2013 19:13



Jessica Lange Pens Children's Book

Veteran actress Jessica Lange is adding children's author to her resume after releasing a new picture book for kids.The Tootsie star, who is already...

8th October 2013 19:13



Valerie Harper Booted Off Dancing With The Stars

Cancer-stricken actress Valerie Harper has been voted off U.S. reality show Dancing With The Stars.The former The Mary Tyler Moore Show star...

8th October 2013 19:13



Film And Theatre Executive Henry Guettel Dies

Movie executive and theatre producer Henry Guettel has died at the age of 85.He passed away in Southampton, New York on Monday (07Oct13) after a...

8th October 2013 19:13



Malin Akerman Gave Up Showers After Becoming A First-time Mum

Actress Malin Akerman sacrificed her personal hygiene when she became a first-time mum in April (13) - because she couldn't find time to shower.The...

8th October 2013 19:13



The Things They Say: 3897897

"I was 16 and he was 28... That's a big age difference... This was in France... I vacationed a lot in European countries, where there are no rules...

8th October 2013 19:13



The Things They Say: 3897898

"When she came out in that outfit, it was like the first time your daughter walked out in a bikini... (We were all like), 'Hell, no!'" Movie tough...

8th October 2013 19:13



Jennifer Ehle Onboard For '50 Shades' Movie, Let's Take Stock Of Current Cast

Actress Jennifer Ehle has become the latest name to be added to the Fifty Shades of Grey movie adaptation cast list. The 43 year-old Pride and...

8th October 2013 19:29



'Borrowed Time' Teaser Release, Catch A Sneak Peek At This Unique British Comedy [Trailer]

As the UK independent movie market becomes more competitive than ever with over 200 films made, directors like Jules Bishop have begun to utilise...

8th October 2013 20:07



Despite Some Sexual Themes, Jill Solloway's Afternoon Delight' Seems Just... Delightful [Trailer + Stills]

Director Jill Soloway, known for her quirky and clever comedy, offers up a brand new one this year – Afternoon Delight. The film tells the story of...

8th October 2013 20:14



"The Invisible Woman" - Ralph Fiennes' Latest Period Drama Explores The Secret Life Of Charles Dickens [Trailer + Stills]

This year sees the release of one of Ralph Fiennes’ most highly anticipated works, The Invisible Woman, based on the dramatic and secretive...

8th October 2013 20:45



Michael Douglas Prison Reunion Petition Shut Down

Michael Douglas has suffered a major blow in his public bid for a prison visit with his incarcerated son Cameron after officials at the Drug Policy...

8th October 2013 22:02



Malin Akerman Offers Comedienne Her Husband For Sex

Actress Malin Akerman has given her husband a pass to sleep with comedienne Chelsea Handler - because the U.S. chat show host is at the top of his...

8th October 2013 22:02



Harrison Ford In Talks For Blade Runner Sequel

Harrison Ford is reportedly in talks to reprise his Rick Deckard character for a Blade Runner sequel.The 1992 movie gave its leading man a huge...

8th October 2013 22:02



Johnny Carson's Second Wife Denies Affair Allegations

Beloved U.S. comedian and Tv host Johnny Carson's second wife has denied allegations in a new tell-all book suggesting she cheated on the star during...

8th October 2013 22:02



Ron Perlman To Make Directorial Debut

Hellboy star Ron Perlman is set to step behind the camera to direct his first film.The actor will produce 10 films in the next five years through his...

8th October 2013 22:02



The Things They Say: 3898027

"I don't like showering... It's a waste of my time. I have a lesbian that I live with and she takes 40-minute showers and I'm like... 'What were you...

8th October 2013 22:02


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