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Oliver Stone Receives Achievement Award

7th October 2003

Controversial director OLIVER STONE has received a lifetime achievement award in Morocco, where he's currently filming historical epic ALEXANDER. The NATURAL BORN KILLERS film-maker was honoured yesterday (06OCT03) with the GOLDEN STAR award during...

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Colin Farrell Dresses Up

6th October 2003

Movie actor COLIN FARRELL has shed his bad boy image by wearing white robes and slippers - although he still found time to chat up a gorgeous princess. THE RECRUIT actor donned traditional dress...

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Stone Slams Hbo Over Castro Movie

30th September 2003

Controversial director OLIVER STONE has launched a bitter attack on American television network HBO, after his profile of Cuban dictator FIDEL CASTRO was pulled from their schedules. The NATURAL BORN KILLERS film-maker is fuming...

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Oliver Stone: Why I Cast Colin Farrell

29th September 2003

Director OLIVER STONE is delighted he managed to recruit COLIN FARRELL for the lead role of ALEXANDER THE GREAT in his new movie - even though he has the wrong colour hair. The OSCAR-winner...

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Kilmer Exits Collateral

28th September 2003

Actor VAL KILMER has spectacularly quit his leading role in new big budget movie COLLATERAL - because of his recent commitment to OLIVER STONE's historical epic ALEXANDER. Although Kilmer had been in negotiations to...

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Rosario Loves Her Men In Skirts

26th September 2003

Actress ROSARIO DAWSON can't believe her luck after landing one of the few female roles in OLIVER STONE's ALEXANDER THE GREAT - because she gets to watch hunky men in sexy skirts. The JOSIE...

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Kilmer To Play Farrell's Dad In Alexander Epic

9th September 2003

VAL KILMER is to play COLIN FARRELL's dad in OLIVER STONE's ambitious ALEXANDER THE GREAT epic. THE DOORS star has signed on to play Macedonian king PHILIP opposite the Irishman and ANGELINA JOLIE, who'll...

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Farrell Wants No Frills

8th September 2003

Hollywood sensation COLIN FARRELL insisted film producers move him from the hotel he's staying in while shooting ALEXANDER - because it was too posh for him. PHONE BOOTH star Farrell is currently in Morocco...

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Farrell: I'm An Insecure Perfectionist

1st September 2003

COLIN FARRELL has shrugged off his happy-go-lucky, hard-living reputation, insisting he's really an insecure actor who's never satisfied with his work. The PHONE BOOTH star has enjoyed a meteoric rise to the Hollywood A-List...

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Oliver Stone To Be Honoured In Marrakech

31st August 2003

Film-makers OLIVER STONE and RIDLEY SCOTT will be among the guests of honour at the third MARRAKECH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL in October (03). Morocco's KING MOHAMMED VI will present the country's highest award, the...

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Paltrow Fathered By Hopkins

26th August 2003

OSCAR-winning star GWYNETH PALTROW is poised to become the daughter of SIR ANTHONY HOPKINS - in a new movie about a troubled genius. The SILENCE OF THE LAMBS actor is expected to portray a...

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Farrell Set For Leto Romance

11th August 2003

Hollywood hunks COLIN FARRELL and JARED LETO will be indulging in a passionate romance as part of their new epic film ALEXANDER. Farrell, who will play Macedonian conqueror ALEXANDER THE GREAT in the OLIVER...

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Farrell To Name His Son After Grandfather

8th August 2003

LATEST: After COLIN FARRELL's jokes about naming his soon-to-be-born son FOKKER, pals have hurriedly reassured fans he plans to call the child JAMES. The DAREDEVIL star jokingly announced his intention to name his son...

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Farrell To Miss Birth Of First Child

6th August 2003

Irish actor COLIN FARRELL will miss the birth of his first child - so he's sending his sister along instead. The hell-raising 27-year-old has to travel to Morocco to begin filming OLIVER STONE movie...

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Baz Luhrmann Searches For A Young Leonardo Dicaprio

31st July 2003

Australian director BAZ LUHRMANN has launched a global search for a young actor to star as his lead in upcoming movie ALEXANDER THE GREAT. The epic movie will see Luhrmann reunited with his ROMEO...

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Rosario Dawson To Play Colin's Wife

30th July 2003

MEN IN BLACK II star ROSARIO DAWSON will play COLIN FARRELL's wife in OLIVER STONE's historical epic ALEXANDER. Stone has picked the actress to play ROXANNE in the blockbuster, which will also star ANGELINA...

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Angelina Jolie Bags Role In Oliver Stone Movie

22nd July 2003

Hollywood beauty ANGELINA JOLIE has joined the cast of legendary director OLIVER STONE's new biopic of ALEXANDER THE GREAT. The TOMB RAIDER star is adding yet more glamour to the cast by playing the...

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Oliver Stone: Lord Of The Rings 2 Is 'Too Much'

9th July 2003

OSCAR-winning movie director OLIVER STONE has blasted Hollywood's reliance on computer technology ahead of intelligence - singling out LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS for criticism. The NATURAL BORN KILLERS helmer is particularly...

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Anti-war Stars On New Card Deck

5th June 2003

SEAN PENN, BARBRA STREISAND, MARTIN SHEEN, SUSAN SARANDON and GEORGE CLOONEY are starring together in a new project - a deck of cards featuring war-opposing celebrities. The stars join the likes of EDWARD NORTON,...

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Dicaprio And Alex Pull Out Of Morocco

22nd May 2003

LEONARDO DICAPRIO's new project ALEXANDER THE GREAT has had to pull out of Morocco because of fears over terrorist attacks. Following the suicide bombings in Casablanca, movie chiefs fear that DiCaprio may be a...

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Colin Farrell Quits Alcohol

11th May 2003

Hollywood hellraiser COLIN FARRELL has given up alcohol - in a bid to tone up for his new movie role. The handsome soon-to-be-father is taking the lead in OLIVER STONE's new production, ALEXANDER THE...

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Farrell And Hopkins Beat Kidman And Dicaprio To Screens

8th May 2003

NICOLE KIDMAN and LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's version of ALEXANDER THE GREAT is set to be beaten to the screens by COLIN FARRELL and ANTHONY HOPKINS' planned flick - by at least a year. MOULIN ROUGE!...

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Bundchen's Wild Dancing Sends Glass Flying

5th May 2003

Brazilian supermodel GISELE BUNDCHEN got too excited at a party in New York this weekend (03/04MAY03) - knocking over several cocktail glasses with her wild dance moves. Stunning Bundchen's wild abandon sent glass flying...

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New Doors Movie?

2nd May 2003

A British movie company is striving to turn DANNY SUGERMAN's follow-up to DOORS biography NO ONE HERE GETS OUT ALIVE into a new movie about the legendary rockers. Bosses at PASSION FILMS are looking...

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Oliver Stone's Political Protege

1st May 2003

Maverick movie maker OLIVER STONE is striving to turn former Israeli Prime Minister SHIMON PERES into a big time Hollywood star. The Nobel Peace Prize winner appears in PERSONA NON GRATA, Stone's reality documentary...

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Colin Farrell Excited By Bisexual Role

24th April 2003

High-spirited Irish actor COLIN FARRELL is particularly looking forward to his controversial next role - as a bisexual king. The PHONE BOOTH star is playing ALEXANDER THE GREAT in OLIVER STONE's movie about the...

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Oliver Stone.s Castro Film Pulled After Unrest In Cuba

18th April 2003

Director OLIVER STONE's documentary about Cuban leader FIDEL CASTRO has been pulled from its scheduled air date, following the crackdown on the Caribbean island's human rights policy. COMMANDANTE, acquired by American cable TV network...

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Oliver Stone.s War Fears

1st April 2003

Maverick movie maker OLIVER STONE is concerned the war in Iraq will provoke a hate campaign against America. The PLATOON director fears US military action in the Gulf will stir up hate against his...

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Oliver Stone. I Won.t Tackle Bush

1st April 2003

Heavyweight director OLIVER STONE has tackled political subjects in his past films - but says he has no plans to put President GEORGE W BUSH in the spotlight, as he wouldn't be a good interviewee....

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Colin Will Be Great As Gay Alexander

31st March 2003

Hollywood hell-raiser COLIN FARRELL is looking forward to playing the role of ALEXANDER THE GREAT - even though he'll be performing sex scenes with men and women. The acting star will play the title...

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