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Farrell Tested Stone's Patience After Drunken Fall

30th August 2004

Hellraiser COLIN FARRELL almost faced the wrath of movie maker OLIVER STONE after breaking his ankle and his wrist with three days of ALEXANDER still to film. The Irishman fell down a stairway after...

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Leto Regrets Not Making Movie History With Bisexual Alexander

27th August 2004

CAMERON DIAZ's ex JARED LETO is disappointed he never got to play COLIN FARRELL's lover in OLIVER STONE's ALEXANDER epic - because he's confident the two actors would have created the best same sex scene...

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Farrell Praises Stone's Brutal Honesty About Performance

17th August 2004

COLIN FARRELL admires OLIVER STONE's honest criticism of his "terrible" acting ability while filming epic ALEXANDER. The Irish actor, 28, praises the controversial film-maker's "brutal honesty" during the shoot which included forthright comments...

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Farrell Behaved 'Like A Baby' With Jolie

6th August 2004

Irish hunk COLIN FARRELL acted "like a baby towards his mother" when he first met actress ANGELINA JOLIE on the set of ALEXANDER, the film's director OLIVER STONE reports. Farrell plays ALEXANDER, the...

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Luhrmann Rubbishes Reports He's Scrapped Alexander Biopic

21st July 2004

MOULIN ROUGE! director BAZ LUHRMANN has denied reports he's shelved plans to film a biopic on ALEXANDER THE GREAT - insisting he's still working on the final script. The Australian film-maker had reportedly scrapped...

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Jolie Turns To Stone For Fatherly Advice

7th July 2004

Screen beauty ANGELINA JOLIE looks on director OLIVER STONE as a replacement for her estranged dad JON VOIGHT. The human rights campaigner and actress has laughed off reports she is dating Stone - who...

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Angelina In Love With Oliver Stone?

21st May 2004

ALEXANDER beauty ANGELINA JOLIE has reportedly found love with the film's director - Hollywood wildman OLIVER STONE. The stunning OSCAR winner - who has endured failed marriages to JONNY LEE MILLER and BILLY BOB...

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Jagger's Ex Claims She Was Contender For Jolie Role

23rd April 2004

SIR MICK JAGGER's ex-lover LUCIANNA MORAD has been telling friends she was the first choice for ANGELINA JOLIE's role in forthcoming epic ALEXANDER. The Brazilian model - who is the mother of Jagger's...

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Farrell Finds Horse-riding Hurts

11th April 2004

Movie actor COLIN FARRELL had to perfect his horse-riding skills in preparation for his role in historical biopic ALEXANDER. The Irish-born actor - who plays Macedonian conqueror ALEXANDER THE GREAT alongside co-stars ANGELINA...

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Stone's Castro Documentary Finds A Home

25th March 2004

Canadian television network CBS are to screen director OLIVER STONE's controversial FIDEL CASTRO documentary after American cable network HBO dumped the programme. HOME BOX OFFICE, which makes gritty and controversial programmes like SEX AND...

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Stone Loses Battle To Block Castro Dvd Release

19th March 2004

Movie maker OLIVER STONE has lost the first round of his battle to block the release of his FIDEL CASTRO documentary COMANDANTE (corr) in Spain. The NATURAL BORN KILLERS director instructed his lawyers to...

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Mortensen Dumped For Dafoe In Platoon

17th March 2004

Movie heart-throb VIGGO MORTENSEN was OLIVER STONE's first choice to play Sergeant ELIAS GRODIN in Vietnam war film PLATOON - until the director dumped the actor for WILLEM DAFOE. The LORD OF THE RINGS...

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Kilmer Offers Buddha As A Raffle Prize

15th March 2004

VAL KILMER has introduced the trend of raffling off prizes to Thailand after offering off a statue of Buddha to Thai locals. The movie star decided to throw a wrap party in Thailand after...

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De Laurentiis Begged Madonna To Rethink Sex Book

8th March 2004

Movie mogul DINO DE LAUTRENTIIS insists MADONNA ruined his movie BODY OF EVIDENCE by releasing her infamous SEX book just before the film's release. The Italian producer begged his star to stall the release...

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Farrell Breaks Dawson's Heart

2nd March 2004

COLIN FARRELL reportedly broke the heart of his ALEXANDER co-star ROSARIO DAWSON by splitting up with her to get together with ANGELINA JOLIE on the set of the upcoming movie. Dawson, 24, fell for...

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Stone Turns Down Bush Film

19th February 2004

OLIVER STONE has turned down the chance to make a film about American PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH - because the OSCAR-winning director's notoriety would distract from the movie itself. The JFK and NIXON filmmaker...

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Dicaprio Alexander Film On Hold

29th January 2004

Hollywood superstar LEONARDO DiCAPRIO is waiting to see how OLIVER STONE's ALEXANDER epic performs at the box-office - before deciding whether to go ahead with a rival project. The 29-year-old actor was due to...

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Farrell: Alexander Is Not All About Bisexuality

29th January 2004

Irish hunk COLIN FARRELL has shunned reports the homosexual elements in his new film ALEXANDER will dominate the plot. Maverick director OLIVER STONE has included details of the Macedonian warrior ALEXANDER THE GREAT's bisexuality...

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Stone Dismisses Farrell's Irish Accent

28th January 2004

ALEXANDER moviemaker OLIVER STONE has hit out at claims COLIN FARRELL's strong Irish accent is causing chaos on the set of the historical epic - insisting it's perfect for the part The OSCAR-winning director...

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Oliver Stone To Receive Career Achievement Award

22nd January 2004

Legendary movie director OLIVER STONE will receive a career achievement award later this month (JAN04) at the 2004 BANGKOK INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL. The controversial NATURAL BORN KILLERS filmmaker will receive his honour on the...

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Cruise Has No Plans To Direct

6th January 2004

Movie superstar TOM CRUISE is so satisfied with his place in front of the cameras, he has no plans to try his hand at directing. Unlike many of his Hollywood contemporaries - such as...

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Farrell's Accent Worries Producers

6th January 2004

COLIN FARRELL has reportedly got movie bosses on forthcoming epic ALEXANDER worried - thanks to his strong Irish accent. The hunky MINORITY REPORT actor stars in the lead role of OLIVER STONE's much-hyped biopic...

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Colin Farrell's Boot Camp Preparation

29th December 2003

Movie wildman COLIN FARRELL spent three weeks in an army boot camp to prepare for his latest role, and had to forego his partying lifestyle. The S.W.A.T. star - who has a reputation for...

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Movie Persuaded Jack Osbourne To Enter Rehab

29th December 2003

Reality-TV wildchild JACK OSBOURNE decided to undergo rehab treatment, after watching movie NATURAL BORN KILLERS. The ultra-violent 1994 OLIVER STONE film - which follows two serial killers on a drug-fuelled road trip across America...

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Farrell Stabs Co-star

12th December 2003

Hellraiser COLIN FARRELL left an ALEXANDER co-star dripping with blood after he accidentally stabbed him during a fight scene. The hunky actor penetrated GARY STRETCH's protective padding and slashed his stomach as the pair...

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Lurhmann's 'Alexander' Back On

9th December 2003

BAZ LUHRMANN's film version of ALEXANDER THE GREAT will be going ahead, contrary to reports in Britain. HEAT magazine reported last week (begs1DEC03) that the project was called of, allegedly because of problems attracting...

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Luhrmann's Alexander Off

3rd December 2003

Director OLIVER STONE is breathing a sigh of relief after learning Australian BAZ LUHRMANN's rival film about ALEXANDER THE GREAT has been called off. Stone has already begun filming his epic ALEXANDER in Morocco...

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Spike Lee's Fury At Rosario's 'Alexander' Acting

27th October 2003

Moviemaker SPIKE LEE ran into trouble when trying to cast ROSARIO DAWSON in his upcoming movie SHE HATE ME. According to gossip website PAGE SIX, Dawson dropped out to take a role in OLIVER...

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Jolie Falls For The Next Bond

24th October 2003

ANGELINA JOLIE is convinced BEYOND BORDERS co-star CLIVE OWEN should be the next JAMES BOND. The couple play lovers in the new movie, and Jolie couldn't help but fall in love with the British...

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Jolie's Confusion At Alexander Age

21st October 2003

ANGELINA JOLIE is playing ALEXANDER THE GREAT's mother in a new movie, but she's ignorant of basic historical facts about her on screen son. The 28-year-old actress - who plays the legendary warrior's mother...

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