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Weaving Blasts Rumours Eucalyptus Script Was Poor

12th June 2005

THE MATRIX star HUGO WEAVING has blasted reports circulated by RUSSELL CROWE that a poor script led to the cancellation of Australia-based movie EUCALYPTUS - he insists it was great. The film, starring Crowe,...

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Portman Wants Leon Sequel

10th June 2005

STAR WARS babe NATALIE PORTMAN insists it's time for her to revisit the film that made her a teenage star - and she's just waiting for the call. The actress was just 14 when...

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Mcmahon Insists He's Still In The Race For 007

9th June 2005

Australian actor JULIAN McMAHON is refusing to give up the fight to play the next JAMES BOND, even though director MARTIN CAMPBELL seems to favour ER doctor GORAN VISNJIC. The NIP/TUCK star has been...

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Portman: 'Musicals Are Not For Me'

3rd June 2005

Screen siren NATALIE PORTMAN refuses to follow in the footsteps of her STAR WARS co-star EWAN McGREGOR by embarking on a glittering musical theatre career. The 23-year-old star is full of admiration for the...

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Amadeus Filmmakers To Celebrate Goya On Screen

19th May 2005

SAUL ZAENTZ and MILOS FORMAN are set to bring the story of Spanish artist GOYA to the big screen in a spectacular biopic shooting this year (05). The filmmaking duo, who produced AMADEUS (84)...

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Portman's Pregnancy Made To Measure

18th May 2005

Screen siren NATALIE PORTMAN was sad to turn her back on action sequences in the final STAR WARS movie EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE SITH, because her character PADME AMIDALA is pregnant with ANAKIN...

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Portman Prefers Being Bald

16th May 2005

NATALIE PORTMAN accepts the bizarre responses her radical new haircut has provoked - but insists she prefers being bald. Fans were shocked when Portman shaved her head for her role in new movie V...

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Purefoy Quits Vendetta Movie

9th May 2005

VANITY FAIR star JAMES PUREFOY has reportedly quit the set of new movie V IS FOR VENDETTA, leaving THE MATRIX villain HUGO WEAVING to take his place. The Australian actor was an easy choice...

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Star Wars Film Is A 'Bloodbath'

5th May 2005

Critics have confirmed the last STAR WARS movie EPISODE III: REVENGE OF THE SITH fully warrants its American PG-13 rating, because the level of violence on show is unparalleled in the sci-fi series. Selected...

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Lohan, Pitt, Uma + Jamie Lead Mtv Nominees

4th May 2005

LINDSAY LOHAN, UMA THURMAN, JAMIE FOXX and BRAD PITT will be among the stars battling it out for prizes at the 2005 MTV MOVIE AWARDS next month (JUN05) after being named among the top nominees....

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J.lo Hires Murphy's Ex As Manager

29th April 2005

Superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ has reportedly hired BRITTANY MURPHY's former fiance JEFF KWATINETZ as her manager. Kwatinetz's agency THE FIRM manages a host of A-list stars, including ADRIEN BRODY, CAMERON DIAZ, KATE HUDSON, LEONARDO DiCAPRIO,...

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Portman: 'I'm Always Asked For Identification'

24th April 2005

CLOSER beauty NATALIE PORTMAN is constantly required to show identification to prove her age, despite her world-famous looks. The 23-year-old actress admits her youthful image can be a blessing, but it's a hindrance when...

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Star Wars Theme To Be Released As A Single

20th April 2005

Die-hard STAR WARS fans will have something extra to purchase when the final instalment is released next month (MAY05) - the theme tune is set to be released as a single. The song -...

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Portman To Shave Head

15th April 2005

Screen beauty NATALIE PORTMAN will shaving her head for her role in upcoming film V FOR VENDETTA. The 23-year-old actress plays a woman who is jailed and tortured in the fantasy movie set in...

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Portman Wows German Crew With Language Skills

23rd March 2005

Actress NATALIE PORTMAN impressed everyone on the Berlin set of her latest film V FOR VENDETTA when she started speaking fluent German. Unlike many actors, who would be silenced by the language barrier, linguistic...

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Scarlett Set For Indiana Jones 4?

16th March 2005

HARRISON FORD is set for a new sidekick when he returns to the big screen as INDIANA JONES - in the shape of actress SCARLETT JOHANSSON. TOM CRUISE has been championing the OSCAR nominee...

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Portman Apologises For Western Wall Kiss

1st March 2005

LATEST: NATALIE PORTMAN accepts her kissing scene in the shadow of Jerusalem, Israel's Western Wall was an unfortunate mistake. The Israeli-born actress stirred up controversy last week (ends25FEB05) by kissing actor AKI AVNI for...

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Okonedo Has Yet To Watch Oscar Rivals' Movies

25th February 2005

OSCAR nominee SOPHIE OKONEDO has found it awkward meeting her fellow Best Actress contenders in the run-up to Sunday's (27FEB05) ACADEMY AWARDS - because she hasn't seen any of their movies. British Okonedo, who...

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Portman Upsets Jews With Western Wall Kissing Scene

24th February 2005

NATALIE PORTMAN has stirred up controversy in her native Israel by kissing actor AKI AVNI in the shadow of sacred site the Western Wall in Jerusalem. The CLOSER star and Avni were shooting a...

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Stripping Stars Honoured At Anatomy Awards

23rd February 2005

BO DEREK, PARIS HILTON, NEVE CAMPBELL and OSCAR nominee NATALIE PORTMAN are among the beauties being honoured for showing off their flesh in steamy movie scenes as the MRSKIN.COM website announces its sixth annual ANATOMY...

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Staunton Anxious Over Oscar Expectations

23rd February 2005

IMELDA STAUNTON is unsure about the expected etiquette at this year's (27FEB05) ACADEMY AWARDS ceremony after organisers changed the show's format. The VERA DRAKE star now will be required to take to the stage...

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Star Wars Bosses Warn Websites Again

21st February 2005

Movie bosses financing forthcoming prequel STAR WARS: EPISODE III - REVENGE OF THE SITH are threatening to take legal action against internet sites that leak pictures and plot details. Currently, various websites are displaying...

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Portman's Degree Assists Movie Career

31st January 2005

NATALIE PORTMAN credits her psychology university degree with enabling her to fully understand the movie characters she signs up to play. The CLOSER beauty insists she never undertook the educational course to pursue a...

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Portman Devastated By Breast Infatuation

14th January 2005

NATALIE PORTMAN's quest to mature like a normal girl after her movie debut in LEON was shattered by the media's obsession with her growing breasts. The actress, then 12, was desperate to discover her...

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Law And Owen's Pole Dancing Lessons

13th January 2005

Brit actors JUDE LAW and CLIVE OWEN were so impressed by their CLOSER co-star NATALIE PORTMAN's pole-dancing in the film, they decided to try the exotic routines themselves. While preparing for her role as...

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Sheridan Tops Mr Blackwell's Worst-dressed List

12th January 2005

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star NICOLETTE SHERIDAN's fashion sense has earned her top place on style critic MR BLACKWELL's 45th annual list of worst-dressed celebrities. The DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star, noted for her sexy outfits, has caught...

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Portman To Go Back To School?

10th January 2005

Actress NATALIE PORTMAN has been targeted to front a new TV series about a fictitious boarding school shrouded in "drugs, elitism and pretentiousness". The sexy LEON beauty's New York pals TAYLOR MATERNE, HOBSON BROWN...

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Portman Signs Up For Comic Book Adaptation

5th January 2005

NATALIE PORTMAN is set to become the latest cartoon-movie star after signing up to play vigilante VENDETTA in a big screen version of British graphic artist ALAN MOORE's creation. Moore's story is set in...

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