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Thandie Newton Shares First Picture Of Son Booker Jombe Parker

17th April 2014

Thandie Newton has shared the first picture of her newborn son Booker Jombe Parker. The 'Crash' actress tweeted an adorable picture of her cradling her one-month-old baby, her third child with her director husband Ol...

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Thandie Newton's Simple Skin-care Regime

23rd January 2012

Thandie Newton "never cleanses" her face in the morning. The 'Crash' actress - who has children Ripley, 11 and Nico, seven - believes the human body is "clever" and does not think it is best...

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Sigourney Weaver's Alien Advice

20th January 2012

Sigourney Weaver advised Ridley Scott on his new 'Alien' prequel 'Prometheus'. Although the actress - who played heroine Ellen Ripley in the four previous 'Alien' movies - won't be returning for the latest movie after...

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Thandie Newton Doesn't Believe In Parenting Rules

19th December 2011

Thandie Newton believes there are no rules to parenting.The busy actress has two daughters Ripley, 11, and Nico, seven, with her director spouse Ol Parker and Thandie - who admits when her husband is away...

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Thandie Newton 'Nothing' Feeling

17th October 2011

Thandie Newton "hates" it when people recognise her and can't remember the films she's starred in.The 38-year-old actress uses public transport because passersby will not expect her to be on a bus, but she feels...

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Sigourney Weaver Says Ridley Can 'Invigorate' Alien

21st September 2011

Sigourney Weaver believes Ridley Scott can "invigorate" the 'Alien' franchise with his new movie 'Prometheus'.The actress played heroine Ellen Ripley in the four 'Alien' movies and although she won't be appearing in the prequel she...

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Veronica Cartwright Still Puzzled About Alien Snub

7th August 2011

Former child star Veronica Cartwright still has no idea why she was 'robbed' of the role of Ripley in cult sci-fi film Alien days before filming was to start in London.The British-born actress, who famously...

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Sigourney Weaver Too Old For Alien Movie?

19th July 2011

Sigourney Weaver would do another 'Alien' movie.The 60-year-old actress says she would be happy to reprise her role as Ellen Ripley but admits Fox - the studio behind the 'Alien' franchise - might not be...

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Thandie Newton's 'Low Maintenance' Beauty

10th May 2011

Thandie Newton has a "low maintenance" beauty routine. The stunning actress has minimal time to get ready in the mornings because she takes her two daughters Ripley, 10 and Nico, six, to school every day...

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Sigourney Weaver Believes In Extraterrestrials

1st April 2011

Sigourney Weaver believes in aliens.The actress - who is most famous for playing Ellen Ripley, the heroine who battles the deadly, acid-blooded xenomorphs in the 'Alien' movie franchise - is convinced extraterrestrials exist and believes...

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Noomi Rapace Not Worried About Prometheus Alien Comparison

8th March 2011

Noomi Rapace isn't worried about her 'Prometheus' character being compared to Sigourney Weaver's Ripley in 'Alien'.The Swedish actress has signed up to star in the sci-fi spinoff of the 1979 extraterrestrial movie as scientist Elizabeth...

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Simon Pegg Penned 'Horny' Poem For Sigourney

8th February 2011

Simon Pegg once wrote a sexy poem for Sigourney Weaver. The British actor - who stars alongside the 'Alien' actress in his new sci-fi comedy movie 'Paul' - created the prose for Sigourney in which...

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Sigourney Weaver Joins Rampart

14th September 2010

Sigourney Weaver has signed up for new movie 'Rampart'.The 'Alien' actress joins Woody Harrelson, Steve Buscemi, Cynthia Nixon, Anne Heche and Robin Wright in the Oren Moverman-directed film.The crime drama tells the tale of a...

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Weaver's Ripley Tops Sci-fi Poll

4th June 2009

SIGOURNEY WEAVER's ALIEN heroine, RIPLEY, has beaten off BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER and BATTLESTAR GALACTICA's STARBUCK to top a new sci-fi film pollWeaver's Ellen Ripley came out on top of the Sci-Fi Woman Of All...

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Fascinating Fact 7415

25th May 2009

Actress THANDIE NEWTON named her eight-year-old daughter RIPLEY after the character played by SIGOURNEY WEAVER in the ALIEN film franchise....

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The Things They Say 6214

20th November 2007

"Keep up the good work, Matt." JUDE LAW congratulates his THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY co-star MATT DAMON on his new Sexiest Man Alive title. Law is a previous holder of American magazine People's accolade.

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Burton Leaves Ripley

19th June 2007

Director TIM BURTON has walked away from new movie RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT, according to reports. The film has been beset with problems since it was first conceived, with cast changes and shooting schedules...

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Fascinating Fact 2862

16th February 2007

British actress THANDIE NEWTON's children, RIPLEY and NICO, are named after SIGOURNEY WEAVER's ALIEN heroine and the VELVET UNDERGROUND's muse respectively....

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Ripley Film Resurrected For Carrey

18th December 2006

LATEST: Comedian JIM CARREY's latest film, RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT, is back on track after being postponed earlier this year (06), because of a budget blowout. Filmmakers have hired STEVE OEDEKERK to overhaul the...

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Newton Scared By Film Role

4th December 2006

Actress THANDIE NEWTON fought an emotional battle in new movie THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS, because she thought portraying a wayward mother could "demonise" her. Newton, who has two children, RIPLEY and NICO, with writer OL...

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Burton 'Devastated' By Halt In Filming

30th October 2006

Quirky movie maker TIM BURTON was devastated when filming for RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT ground to a halt earlier this year (06), but he refuses to blame star JIM CARREY. EDWARD SCISSORHANDS director...

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Carrey And Diaz Reunion Collapses

4th October 2006

JIM CARREY and CAMERON DIAZ's plan to reunite in a new movie has fallen flat - both they and the movie's directors have walked away from the project. THE MASK co-stars were due to re-team...

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Carrey Signs With Caa

21st September 2006

LATEST: Hollywood funnyman JIM CARREY has signed with a new agency in a bid to resurrect his struggling career. The actor ditched former handler United Talent Agency (UTA), which launched his career over ten years...

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Carrey Ditches Agency After Career Flops

14th September 2006

Hollywood star JIM CARREY has ditched the agency which launched his career over ten years ago after a series of big screen let-downs. The ACE VENTURA star has parted company with the United Talent Agency...

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Newton's Travel Regrets

8th March 2006

Hollywood actress THANDIE NEWTON regrets she didn't get the chance to travel the world before becoming a mother. The CRASH star, who is married to writer director OLIVER PARKER, was 27 when she discovered she...

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Newton: 'Films Are Disposable'

28th February 2006

Zambian-born star THANDIE NEWTON insists raising a family is more important than her glittering career - even if it means turning down multi-million dollar projects. The actress, who won a BAFTA for her supporting...

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Newton's Fear Of Flying

28th April 2005

MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE II star THANDIE NEWTON has noticed a huge downside to motherhood - it's caused her to develop a deep fear of flying. The Zambia native has lost her passion for taking to...

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Minghella Eyes London

22nd October 2004

English director ANTHONY MINGHELLA is returning to Britain to film his next movie, after a string of foreign-set blockbusters. The Isle Of Wight-born star filmed his most recent hit COLD MOUNTAIN in Romania, his...

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Sanaa Takes Over From Sigourney

24th October 2003

Actress SANAA LATHAN will take over from SIGOURNEY WEAVER as the lead in the new ALIEN movie. The BROWN SUGAR beauty will play explorer LEX KLINE, who leads an expedition to Antarctica to uncover...

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John Malkovich's Company Takes On Highsmith Adaptation

9th July 2003

Screen thespian JOHN MALKOVICH's production company is to adapt PATRICIA HIGHSMITH's novel FOUND IN THE STREET. The company, MR MUDD, will begin production in the Autumn (03), and is a thriller about a chance...

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