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Pete Postlethwaite Lands Posthumous Hometown Honour

26th August 2011

Officials in Pete Postlethwaite's home town of Warrington, north-west England have renamed a performance space in honour of the late...

Pete Postlethwaite Film Receives Nomination

26th July 2011

One of Pete Postlethwaite's final films has been nominated for a best documentary award.The late Oscar-nominated actor starred in futuristic...

Fascinating Fact 11679

23rd June 2011

The son of late actor Pete Postlethwaite is set to make his professional debut in a U.K. production of William...

Late Pete Postlethwaite Worth $296,000

22nd June 2011

Late British actor Pete Postlethwaite was worth $296,000 (£185,000) at the time of his death earlier this year (11), according...

Jim Broadbent Took Over Part From Ill Pete Postlethwaite

29th March 2011

Jim Broadbent has revealed he was drafted in at the last minute to star in a new TV series after...

Killing Bono Director Honours Late Pete Postlethwaite

29th March 2011

The director of Pete Postlethwaite's final film Killing Bono used the movie's London premiere on Monday night (28Mar11) to pay...

Day-lewis Leads Memorial Service For Postlethwaite

16th February 2011

Oscar winner DANIEL DAY-LEWIS joined mourners at the London memorial service for late British actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE and regaled them...

Postlethwaite Buried In Private Family Funeral

19th January 2011

British actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE was laid to rest in a small family funeral service conducted by his cousin on Saturday...

Colin Firth Marches On With Bafta Nomination For Kings Speech

18th January 2011

COLIN FIRTH, the British actor who took home the prize for 'Best Actor' at Sunday evening's GOLDEN GLOBES, has continued...

The King's Speech Leads Bafta Nominations

18th January 2011

'The King's Speech' leads the way at this year's BAFTA Awards with 14 nominations.The Tom Hooper-directed film - about stammering...

Pete Postlethwaite Was Best Actor In The World Declared Spielberg

4th January 2011

PETE POSTLETHWAITE, the OSCAR nominated British actor who recently finished shooting his latest movie 'Killing Bono', died in hospital on...

Walters And Spacey Add Tributes To Postlethwaite

4th January 2011

The celebrity tributes to PETE POSTLETHWAITE are continuing to pour in - his ex-girlfriend JULIE WALTERS, as well as actors...

Day-lewis Pays Tribute To 'Lion Hearted' Postlethwaite

4th January 2011

DANIEL DAY-LEWIS has added his heartfelt tribute to his IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER co-star PETE POSTLETHWAITE, who died...

Oscar Nominee Postlethwaite Dead At 64

3rd January 2011

British actor Pete Postlethwaite, who was nominated for an Oscar for his performance in 1993's In the Name of the...

British Stars' Tributes To Postlethwaite

3rd January 2011

British actors including BILL NIGHY and ELIZABETH HURLEY have lined up to pay tribute to screen star PETE POSTLETHWAITE following...

Postlethwaite Dead At 64

3rd January 2011

British actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE has died at the age of 64.The Oscar-nominated actor passed away at a hospital in Shropshire,...

Pete Postlethwaite Dies

3rd January 2011

Pete Postlethwaite has died aged 65. The British actor - who last year appeared in blockbuster movies 'Inception' and 'The...

Postlethwaite Dead At 64

3rd January 2011

British actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE has died at the age of 64.The Oscar-nominated actor passed away peacefully in his sleep at...

Affleck Pursued Postlethwaite For The Town

21st September 2010

BEN AFFLECK relentlessly pursued PETE POSTLETHWAITE until he agreed to star in THE TOWN - because the moviemaker knew the...

Ben Affleck Storms The Us Box Office With 'The Town'

20th September 2010

BEN AFFLECK's new movie 'The Town' was the surprise US box-office smash this past weekend, with the heist thriller unexpectedly...

Postlethwaite To Hand Back Honour If Power Plant Goes Ahead

16th March 2009

Veteran British actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE has threatened to hand back the OBE he was awarded by QUEEN ELIZABETH II if...

Postlethwaite Awarded Honorary Degree

6th July 2006

Actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE was awarded an honourary degree from the University of Liverpool in England today (06JUL06). The actor, best...

Postlethwaite Lost Brother During Omen Shoot

4th June 2006

THE OMEN star PETE POSTLETHWAITE's brother died after drawing three sixes in a card game - while the actor was...

Constant Gardener Returns To Kenya

15th February 2006

OSCAR nominated movie THE CONSTANT GARDENER is being taken back to Kenya for a charity premiere next week (22FEB06)....

Thewlis + Postlethwaite Join Omen 666 Cast

26th October 2005

British actor DAVID THEWLIS is set to reprise one of the most gruesome scenes in movie history when he takes...

Postlethwaite: 'Liverpool Fellowship Beats An Oscar'

20th July 2005

British actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE has been made an honorary fellow of Liverpool John Moores University (20JUL05) in England, and he...

Spacey Desperate To Make 'Usual Suspects' Sequel

12th July 2005

KEVIN SPACEY is reportedly keen to star in a sequel to 1995 hit movie THE USUAL SUSPECTS. Spacey, 45,...

Stars Unite To Beat Poverty

17th April 2005

A galaxy of stars including VANESSA REDGRAVE, PETE POSTLETHWAITE, RONAN KEATING and BEVERLEY KNIGHT joined more than 25,000 protesters on...

Postlethwaite: 'Blair's Guildford Four Apology Came Too Late'

21st March 2005

Actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE has blasted British Prime Minster TONY BLAIR's apology to the Irishmen wrongly convicted of IRA bomb attacks...

Postlethwaite Downplays Spielberg's Praise

21st March 2005

Actor PETE POSTLETHWAITE blames gushing comments STEVEN SPIELBERG made about his acting on the unjustifiably high expectations movie-makers now have...

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