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Stiller Shocked He Got Streisand

24th December 2004

MEET THE FOCKERS star BEN STILLER is still stunned he managed to convince BARBRA STREISAND to play his mother in the comedy sequel. Streisand came out of self-imposed acting exile to star alongside Stiller,...

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De Niro Makes Peace With Italy

13th December 2004

LATEST: Italian-American actor ROBERT DE NIRO has opened the first exhibition in Rome of his late father's paintings - to make peace with Italy after he was accused of perpetuating "negative stereotypes" of his countrymen....

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De Niro To Host Saturday Night Live

13th December 2004

ROBERT DE NIRO is serving up a Christmas treat for his fans next weekend (18DEC04) by guest hosting comedy show SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE for the second time. The movie star, who is often mimicked...

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Dean Is Coolest Icon

12th December 2004

Fifties screen legend JAMES DEAN has been voted the coolest icon of all time. The REBEL WITHOUT A CAUSE star topped a poll of 2,000 men commissioned by Glenfiddich Whiskey. ELVIS PRESLEY came...

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High Praise From Pacino

30th November 2004

Movie great AL PACINO lists four modern actors whose work he loves to watch - ROBERT DE NIRO, TOM HANKS, BEN KINGSLEY and JOHN GOODMAN. The living legend admits he's always first in line...

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Wisecracking Keitel Amuses De Niro Ceremony Guests

24th November 2004

HARVEY KEITEL left guests in fits of laughter as ROBERT DE NIRO renewed his wedding vows with wife GRACE HIGHTOWER - by joking about the rarity of seeing the GOODFELLAS star wearing a suit....

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De Niro And Hightower Renew Wedding Vows

22nd November 2004

LATEST: MARTIN SCORSESE, MERYL STREEP and BEN STILLER were among the stars in attendance when ROBERT DE NIRO and his wife GRACE HIGHTOWER renewed their wedding vows. The couple renewed their vows on...

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De Niro To Renew Wedding Vows

18th November 2004

Hollywood icon ROBERT DE NIRO will reportedly renew his wedding vows with wife GRACE HIGHTOWER at a secret, star-studded ceremony this Saturday (20NOV04). The RAGING BULL star has invited a host of celebrity friends...

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De Niro's New Film Shelved

12th November 2004

ROBERT DE NIRO and LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's much-anticipated new movie THE GOOD SHEPHERD has been shelved after production company INITIAL ENTERTAINMENT GROUP pulled out its funding. The spy thriller was in pre-production when Initial boss...

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Zellweger Insecure At Shark Tale Premiere

5th November 2004

OSCAR-winning actress RENEE ZELLWEGER was left feeling insecure at the recent New York premiere of SHARK TALE, because she was surrounded by a galaxy of superstars. Zellweger, who won a Best Supporting Actress ACADEMY...

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Latifah Almost Landed Monster's Ball Role

28th October 2004

QUEEN LATIFAH has revealed she almost stripped for the much-hyped love scene in MONSTER'S BALL - to make-out with ROBERT DE NIRO. The rapper-turned-actress was slated to play the lead in the acclaimed 2001...

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De Niro Tops Greatest Actor Poll

28th October 2004

Hollywood star ROBERT DE NIRO has been voted the greatest living actor, beating out competition from his HEAT co-star AL PACINO and JACK NICHOLSON. De Niro, the star of classics including THE GODFATHER PART...

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De Niro's Taxi Driver Line Tops Poll

22nd October 2004

ROBERT DE NIRO's threatening "You talkin' to me?" taunt in TAXI DRIVER has been crowned the most memorable line in movie history. The quote from the gritty 1976 MARTIN SCORSESE film - starring De...

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De Niro's Italian Scandal

17th October 2004

Hollywood star ROBERT DE NIRO has caused controversy in Italy, after failing to attend two major film events there. The RAGING BULL OSCAR winner was due to receive Milan's highest honour the GOLDEN AMBROSIUS...

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Damon, Newman, De Niro And Bing Boost Kerry Fund

14th October 2004

Hollywood heavyweights PAUL NEWMAN, STEVE BING, ROBERT DE NIRO and MATT DAMON have boosted Senator JOHN KERRY's presidential campaign as he bids for the White House next month (NOV04). The Democrat hopeful is currently...

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Brando Tops Gangster Poll

10th October 2004

Late actor MARLON BRANDO has been voted the best movie gangster of all time, for his role in 1972 classic THE GODFATHER. In a poll for British cinema chain UCI, Brando's portrayal of DON...

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Shark Tale Swims To The Top

4th October 2004

America's box office has gone to the animated fishes again thanks to a staggering $49 million (GBP27.2 million) opening for DREAMWORKS studio's SHARK TALE. The film, which features the voices of JACK BLACK, ROBERT...

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Danner Brands De Niro Her 'Second Best Husband'

30th September 2004

GWYNETH PALTROW's mother BLYTHE DANNER has paid ROBERT DE NIRO the ultimate compliment, by dubbing him "the second best husband" she's ever had. The veteran actress, whose real-life husband BRUCE PALTROW died in 2002,...

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De Niro Extends La Restaurant

27th August 2004

ROBERT DE NIRO and the WEINSTEIN brothers will be extending their Los Angeles restaurant AGO to a luxury new hotel in New York. The GOODFELLAS actor and MIRAMAX film bosses HARVEY and BOB,...

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Jack Black Terrified Of De Niro Meeting

24th August 2004

Movie funnyman JACK BLACK was delighted to hear he wouldn't be sharing a recording booth with ROBERT DE NIRO while laying down his voice for animated film SHARK TALE - because he'd be petrified....

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Goodfellas Cast Reunites

18th August 2004

Cast and filmmakers of GOODFELLAS have reunited for an Italian meal 15 years after they shot MARTIN SCORSESE's classic gangster movie. WARNER HOME VIDEO arranged Monday's (16AUG04) dinner party at Matteo's restaurant, Los Angeles,...

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Elephant Man Crowned The Most Extreme Screen Makeover

15th August 2004

Hollywood actor JOHN HURT's portrayal of THE ELEPHANT MAN has been voted the most extreme screen makeover of all time. Hurt was nominated for an Oscar in 1980 for his excruciating portrayal of tragically...

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De Niro's Italian Citizenship Dispute

15th August 2004

LATEST: Hollywood actor ROBERT DE NIRO will be granted Italian citizenship - despite objections from an Italian-American pressure group. The Order Sons of Italy in America wrote a letter to Prime Minister SILVIO BERLUSCONI...

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De Niro In Italian Citizenship Dispute

13th August 2004

Hollywood actor ROBERT DE NIRO's bid to become an Italian citizen has hit trouble after Italian-Americans complained his onscreen gangster roles have tarnished their image. The 60-year-old star - famous for playing mafia hardmen...

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De Niro To Remarry Ex Wife

11th August 2004

Legendary actor ROBERT DE NIRO is planning to re-marry his ex-wife, GRACE HIGHTOWER. The GOODFELLAS star, 60, - who married Hightower in 1997 but divorced in 1999 - has delighted their son ELLIOTT...

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Johansson Dreams Of Working With De Niro

5th August 2004

Movie stunner SCARLETT JOHANSSON is determined to work with screen legend ROBERT DE NIRO. The GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING star, 19, has already acted opposite BILL MURRAY, COLIN FIRTH and JOHN TRAVOLTA,...

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De Niro To Get Italian Citizenship

5th August 2004

Movie legend ROBERT DE NIRO will pick up the ultimate accolade at next month's (1-11SEP04) VENICE FILM FESTIVAL - honorary Italian citizenship. The GOODFELLAS star, 60, will travel to the aquatic Italian city to...

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The Heat Is On Heat Again As Copycat Bank Robberies Escalate

29th July 2004

ROBERT DENIRO and AL PACINO's cult heist drama HEAT is upsetting lawmakers in Washington D.C. and Maryland because they think the film is being used as a "training video" for bank robbers. Lawmen claim...

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Gibson And Glover Named Best Crime Partnership

18th July 2004

Hollywood actors MEL GIBSON and DANNY GLOVER's partnership in the LETHAL WEAPON series has been crowned the best crime fighting duo in movie history. The maverick flair of Gibson's wayward LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT...

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De Niro Goes Italian For Second Tribeca Of 2004

9th July 2004

GOODFELLAS star ROBERT DE NIRO is taking his TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL to Italy. The 60-year-old actor and his fellow Tribeca founders will be on hand at the inaugural event in Milan in October (04)....

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