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Richard O'brien Takes To The Stage At Rocky Horror Launch In Australia

13th January 2014

British writer and actor Richard O Brien thrilled fans in Australia by taking to the stage during The Rocky Horror Show's opening night performance to lead the audience in a singalong.A new production of O'Brien's...

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Terry Gilliam And Richard O'brien Campaigning To Save Hammer Studios

29th April 2013

Terry Gilliam and Richard O Brien have thrown their support behind a campaign to save the famed U.K. film studios where the famous Hammer Horror movies were made.The current owners of Bray Studios in Berkshire,...

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The Things They Say: 3463456

23rd January 2013

"She wasn't even born when I wrote Rocky Horror!" Actor/screenwriter Richard O Brien laughs off the age gap between him and fiancee Sabrina Graf, who at 35 is half his age.

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Rocky Horror Show Creator Engaged

20th January 2013

British writer and actor Richard O Brien is engaged to marry for the third time.O'Brien, best known for creating cult musical The Rocky Horror Show, is heading down the aisle after proposing to his German...

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Ryan Murphy's Rocky Horror Remake?

19th October 2010

Ryan Murphy is being lined up to direct the 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' remake.The 'Glee' creator has recently put the finishing touches to a 'Rocky Horror' themed episode of the hit TV show and now...

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Murphy To Do The Timewarp Again With Rocky Horror Film?

19th October 2010

GLEE creator RYAN MURPHY is in talks to revamp cult 1975 movie THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW after paying tribute to the RICHARD O BRIEN film on TV.A week before the Rocky Horror Show-themed Glee...

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Glee Rocky Horror Episode Worries Male Stars

13th October 2010

News of a GLEE episode based on the ROCKY HORROR movie is worrying the cast's male stars because of the costumes involved. Actors MARK SALLING and CORY MONTEITH are nervous that they will be expected...

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Rocky Horror Creator Granted New Zealand Residency

7th September 2010

British writer and actor RICHARD O BRIEN has won the right to retire to New Zealand after immigration officials overturned a previous ruling banning him from obtaining residency.The 68-year-old creator of cult movie and stage...

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Glee Set For A Little Rocky Horror, The Simpsons Set For Glee

26th July 2010

The new season of TV musical GLEE will feature an episode inspired by RICHARD O BRIEN's cult movie and stage spectacular THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW.Show creator Ryan Murphy told fans at Comic-Con in San...

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O'brien Denied Right To Live In New Zealand

7th June 2010

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW creator RICHARD O BRIEN has been left fuming after officials in New Zealand foiled his plan to retire there by refusing to grant him residency.The 68-year-old Brit emigrated to New Zealand...

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Rocky Horror Remake Slammed By Creator

14th August 2008

A remake of cult classic THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW has been slammed by its creator RICHARD O BRIEN. The original 1975 film, starring Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon and Meat Loaf, was a cult hit...

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Rocky Horror Reunion

2nd May 2006

The original cast of cult musical THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW are reuniting for a charity performance honouring fifty years of London's Royal Court Theatre. RICHARD O BRIEN, who played RIFF RAFF in the show, will...

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Rocky Horror Star Divorces

26th March 2006

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW mastermind RICHARD O BRIEN has agreed to hand over half of his fortune to his ex-wife as part of a divorce settlement. The 1975 movie version of the raunchy production...

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