Latest Robert Downey Jr News - Page 18


James Mcavoy For Elton John Biopic?

9th February 2011

James McAvoy has offered to play the role of Sir Elton John in a biopic about his life. The singer-and-movie producer has previously revealed he would like Robert Downey Jr. to be one of three...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Franco Heading To Oz?

7th February 2011

Oscar nominee JAMES FRANCO is in talks to replace ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. as the wonderful wizard in upcoming Disney movie OZ: THE GREAT AND POWERFUL.The 127 Hours star has emerged as the new favourite to...

Tagged in this article - ,

James Franco In Talks For Oz: Great And Powerful?

7th February 2011

James Franco is in talks for 'Oz: Great and Powerful'. The '127 Hours' star is reportedly wanted by film bosses to take on the lead role in the 'Wizard of Oz' prequel to be directed...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Taylor Lautner Beats Twilight Co-stars In Hollywood Rich List

2nd February 2011

Taylor Lautner has beaten his 'Twilight' co-stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson in 2010's Hollywood Top 40 Earners List.Compiled by Vanity Fair magazine, the rankings revealed the 18-year-old actor raked in an estimated $33.5 million...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Ricky Gervais Considering Golden Globes Offer

1st February 2011

RICKY GERVAIS says he is considering an offer to host the GOLDEN GLOBES for a third time.RICKY GERVAIS, the British comedian and actor, has been "asked to consider" hosting the GOLDEN GLOBES in 2012. The...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

The Things They Say 20099

1st February 2011

"My biopic would actually need two or three actors who vary in weight I think. I would love Robert Downey, Jr. to play me at a certain stage, he would be fantastic." SIR ELTON JOHN...

Tagged in this article - ,

Elton John Wants Downey Jr. In Biopic

1st February 2011

Sir Elton John would like to see Robert Downey Jr. play him in the planned film about his life. The 'Rocket Man' singer has already announced there is a film based on his life planned,...

Tagged in this article - , , ,

Robert Downey Jr Needs Crystal Healing

29th January 2011

Robert Downey Jr. employs a "crystal man" to repel negative forces around him.The 45-year-old actor - who battled drug addiction for several years and was even jailed because of his habit - thinks having someone...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Chris Hemsworth Warns Of Avengers Friction

24th January 2011

Chris Hemsworth has warned fans to expect "a hell of a lot of friction" between the many superheroes in "The Avengers."The 'Thor' actor - who will reprise his role as the God of Thunder for...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , ,

Clint Eastwood To Direct Beyonce In New Movie

21st January 2011

Clint Eastwood is to direct Beyonce Knowles in a remake of 'A Star Is Born'.The Oscar-winning actor-and-director is in talks with the stunning star to take on the role of an aspiring singer who falls...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Beyonce Knowles In Talks For A Star Is Born

21st January 2011

Beyonce Knowles will star in a remake of 'A Star Is Born'.The 29-year-old star is in talks to take on the role of an aspiring singer who falls for an older rock star in the...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

O'connor & Downey, Jr. Team Up With Morrison For Eerie Track

20th January 2011

SINEAD O'CONNOR and ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. have teamed up to put one of JIM MORRISON's poems to music as part of a new anti-nuclear protest album.The odd couple join Sting, Jonathan Davis, Serj Tankian and...

Tagged in this article - ,

Ricky Gervais Defends Globes Hosting

20th January 2011

Ricky Gervais claimed he was just doing the job he was hired for at the Golden Globes. The 49-year-old comedian caused controversy when he hosted the awards ceremony on Sunday night (16.01.11) by ridiculing several...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Johnny Depp For Wizard Of Oz Prequel?

20th January 2011

Johnny Depp is in talks for 'Oz: Great and Powerful'. Robert Downey Jr. was initially expected to play the lead role in the prequel to the 'Wizard of Oz' story - directed by Sam Raimi...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , ,

New Sherlock Holmes Novel Approved As Movie Nears Completion

20th January 2011

A new Sherlock Holmes novel is set to be published in September 2011 and will be penned by the award winning author Anthony Horowitz after he was chosen by the ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE estate to...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Downey, Jr. Quits Wizard Of Oz Prequel

20th January 2011

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. has dropped out of upcoming Disney movie OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL and movie bosses are reportedly in talks with JOHNNY DEPP to replace him as the wonderful wizard.The Iron Man star...

Tagged in this article - ,

Ricky Gervais Won't Host Globes Again

20th January 2011

Ricky Gervais won't host the Golden Globes again.The comedian caused controversy when he hosted the awards ceremony on Sunday night (16.01.11) by ridiculing several top Hollywood stars including Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Charlie Sheen and...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , ,

Downey, Jr. Gets Animated

19th January 2011

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. is getting animated - he's set to voice clever cartoon dog Mr. Peabody on the big screen.The Iron Man star has signed on to DreamWorks' forthcoming film Peabody and Sherman, based on...

Tagged in this article -

Ricky Gervais Slammed By Golden Globe Organisers

18th January 2011

Ricky Gervais has been slammed by Golden Globe organisers for his "unacceptable" remarks during the ceremony. The British comedian caused controversy when he mocked a number of stars including Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Robert Downey...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , ,

Robert Downey Jr. To Play Talking Dog

18th January 2011

Robert Downey Jr. has signed to star as Mr. Peabody in a new animated feature. The 'Sherlock Holmes' star will take on the role of the genius dog - who along with his pet boy...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Robert Downey Jr Thinks The Avengers Will Be A Stellar Movie

17th January 2011

ROBERT DOWNEY JR, the American actor and star of 'Iron Man', spoke of his excitement for the forthcoming 'Avengers' movie during a red carpet interview at the GOLDEN GLOBES last night (16th January 2011), reports...

Tagged in this article - , , , ,

Gervais Bites Hand That Pays Him

17th January 2011

In a monologue that would have made veteran comic Don Rickles's onstage insults appear like friendly pokes by comparison, Ricky Gervais opened Sunday night's Golden Globes presentations with remarks that left as many celebrities in...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , ,

The Things They Say 19831

14th January 2011

"Look, I've done a sequel or two now - I feel like I should be in a recovery group for sequel-itis survivors." ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. jokes about his appearance in numerous movie follow-ups.

Tagged in this article -

Jude Law To Return To London Stage

14th January 2011

Jude Law has signed up to star in 'Anna Christie' on London's West End. The 'Sherlock Holmes' actor - who won plaudits for his role as Hamlet on stage in the British theatre district and...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

George Clooney To Become Monster Of Florence

5th January 2011

George Clooney has signed up to star in 'The Monster of Florence'. The 'American' actor will take the starring role in the film, about a man who writes a book concerning the truth about a...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Lohan Signs Up Downey, Jr.'S Lawyer

3rd January 2011

LINDSAY LOHAN's comeback career has been given a big boost - she has signed ROBERT DOWNEY, JR.'s entertainment lawyer to help her book lucrative TV and movie deals.The actress is expected to leave the Betty...

Tagged in this article - ,

The Avengers Changes Shoot Date To April 2011

23rd December 2010

Joss Whedon's 'The Avengers' will begin shooting in April 2011. The Marvel Studios project - which will feature Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson and was originally scheduled to...

Tagged in this article - , , , , , , , ,

Downey, Jr. Buys Foxx Vintage Car For Birthday

23rd December 2010

Hollywood actor ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. gave pal JAMIE FOXX a 43rd birthday gift to remember earlier this month (Dec10) - he treated his THE SOLOIST co-star to a vintage car.Downey, Jr. shipped a replica of...

Tagged in this article - ,

Mia Wasikowska Highest Grossing Female Star Of 2010

22nd December 2010

MIA WASIKOWSKA, the Australian-born actress and Hollywood newcomer, has been named as the highest grossing female movie-star of 2010. The actress finished second in the overall list and almost managed to bump highest earner LEONARDO...

Tagged in this article - , , , , ,

Advertisement
Advertisement