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29th July 2014

Rush Hour filmmaker Brett Ratner is helping to bring Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Goldfinch to the big screen by signing on as a producer. Studio bosses at Warner Bros. picked up the rights to author...

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Chris Tucker In Talks For The Intouchables Remake

13th November 2012

Rush Hour star Chris Tucker has confirmed he's in talks to star in a remake of hit French film The Intouchables.The movie has become one of France's most successful exports to the U.S. ever and...

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Chris Tucker Wants To Leave Movie Comedy Behind And Focus On Drama

13th November 2012

Comedian Chris Tucker has blamed his five-year absence from Hollywood on a lack of quality roles, insisting the projects he received offers for were all too similar to his hit Rush Hour franchise.The actor, who...

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Rush Hour 4 In Production

30th July 2012

'Rush Hour' producers have confirmed a fourth movie is currently in production. Arthur Sarkissian has teamed up with Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan again to work on a follow up to the 2007 action movie,...

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Madonna Tour Truck Overturns

3rd July 2012

One of Madonna's tour trucks has overturned in Sweden. The 'Girls Gone Wild' singer is currently working her way across Europe on her 'MDNA' tour, but things were thrown into crisis earlier today (03.07.12) after...

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Jackie Chan Plans Rush Hour 4 And Karate Kid 2

21st May 2012

Jackie Chan is planning to star in 'Rush Hour 4' and 'Karate Kid 2'. The 58-year-old actor recently announced his latest film, 'Chinese Zodiac', would be his last ''big action movie'', but he still intends...

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Chris Tucker Owes 4.4m To Bank

13th October 2011

Chris Tucker faces losing his Florida mansion with $4.4 million owed to the bank. The actor-and-comedian - who was paid $20 million for each film he starred in for the 'Rush Hour' franchise - is...

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Rihanna Takes Tube Train To Concert

6th October 2011

Rihanna took the Tube to her concert at London's The O2 last night (05.10.11). The 'Only Girl In The World' hitmaker - dressed casually in a white T-shirt and sunglasses with her hair tied back...

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Lion Takes $30.2-Million Bite Out Of Box Office

20th September 2011

Who would ever have imagined that the reappearance of a 17-year-old movie would become the fourth-biggest September box office hit of all time? But that is what has happened as Disney's 3D version of The...

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Brad Pitt Charters Supermarket Helicopter

9th September 2011

Brad Pitt has hired a helicopter from a budget UK store. The Hollywood actor chartered the mode of transport belonging to supermarket chain Iceland - who use it to fly food around - because he...

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Action-film Director Ratner To Co-produce Oscars

5th August 2011

In the latest head-scratching move to revitalize the annual Oscars telecast, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced on Thursday that action-movie director Brett Ratner will co-produce next year's show with veteran Don...

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Chris Tucker Facing Huge Tax Bill

29th July 2010

Chris Tucker reportedly owes $11.5 million in unpaid taxes.The actor-and-comedian - who was paid $20 million for each film he starred in for the 'Rush Hour' franchise - is believed to owe the huge sum...

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Serious Actor Jackie Chan

19th July 2010

Jackie Chan gets bored with being asked to be an action star.The 56-year-old actor confesses he has little appetite to recreate roles such as Inspector Lee in 'Rush Hour' and would prefer to work on...

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The Things They Say 16886

13th June 2010

"If I can find him! Where's Chris? Call me please!" Action star JACKIE CHAN is keen to reteam with CHRIS TUCKER to make a new sequel in the RUSH HOUR franchise.

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Fascinating Fact 9340

21st May 2010

RUSH HOUR singer JANE WIEDLIN has turned herself into a comic book superheroine for a new graphic novel series, called Lady Robotika. The Go-Go's star will launch her new comic book at the Comic Con...

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Driving Instructor Jay-z

8th April 2010

Jay-Z is teaching his wife Beyonce Knowles how to drive. The 'Single Ladies' singer has been going out on morning drives in New York with her 40-year-old husband, avoiding the rush hour glare of commuters...

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Jackie Chan's Quiet Son

13th January 2010

Jackie Chan doesn't speak to his son.The 'Rush Hour' actor admits he isn't close to his 27-year-old offspring and knows it must be hard for him to have a famous actor for a father.He said:...

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Ratner Loses Out In Vegas

7th September 2009

RUSH HOUR director BRETT RATNER has been left out of pocket after losing money on a Las Vegas investment.The moviemaker invested his cash in the new Fontainebleau resort in Sin City, which is being developed...

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Politicians And Actors Alike Get Star-struck In Washington

14th April 2009

Actor Chris Addison has revealed he became "giddy" while filming in Washington DC, even while parodying British politicians in the same situation.The stand-up comedian plays a ministerial aide in new political comedy In the Loop...

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Fascinating Fact 7046

24th March 2009

RUSH HOUR director BRETT RATNER is to launch a new publishing house with three new book reprints. The 40-year-old director/producer's Rat Press will focus on Hollywood stars. The first tomes, released in America later this...

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Jackie Chan Lined Up For Karate Kid Remake

14th January 2009

Martial arts star Jackie Chan is reportedly in talks to star in a new version of The Karate Kid.The Rush Hour actor is in discussions to reprise the role of mentor Mr Miyagi, taken by...

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Ratner To Tell Sinatra Valet Story With Tucker

16th July 2008

Moviemaker BRETT RATNER is set to reteam with RUSH HOUR star CHRIS TUCKER to take the story of FRANK SINATRA's valet to the big screen. Ratner will direct and produce the film adaptation of George...

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Beverly Hills Cop Set For Fourth Screen Outing

29th May 2008

Axel Foley will be returning to movie screens after Paramount Studios approved plans for a fourth Beverly Hills Cop movie.Eddie Murphy is to reprise his role as the Detroit-born detective while Rush Hour director Brett...

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Chan Set To Make Earthquake Film

27th May 2008

Martial arts action hero JACKIE CHAN is planning to make a film about the Chinese earthquake to raise money for its survivors.The TUXEDO star said he was in meetings with directors and scriptwriters to get...

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Superbad Leading The Pack In Mtv Movie Awards Nominations

7th May 2008

Teen comedy Superbad is the favourite to sweep the board at the MTV Movie awards next month with five nominations, it has been announced.The film's leading men, Michael Cera and Jonah Hill, are up for...

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Chan And Tucker To Reunite

16th April 2008

Action man JACKIE CHAN is set to reunite with his RUSH HOUR co-star CHRIS TUCKER in a new movie. The pair, who have appeared together in the crime-fighting action comedy on three occasions, will soon...

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Jackie Chan And Chris Tucker To Team Up For Fourth Film

15th April 2008

JACKIE CHAN and CHRIS TUCKER are set to reunite for a new movie - but it will not be another RUSH HOUR film.The comedian and martial arts expert have starred together in three instalments if...

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New Line Joins Blu-ray Camp

9th January 2008

New Line Cinema will follow the lead of corporate sibling Warner Bros. and release all future high-definition video product in the Blu-ray format exclusively, it indicated Tuesday. The company said that Pan's Labyrinth, released last...

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Simpsons Retain Top Dvd Sales Spot

4th January 2008

The top-selling DVD over Christmas week was The Simpsons Movie, which held the top spot for the second week in a row, according to Nielsen VideoScan. Rush Hour 3 debuted at No. 2, while The...

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Chan Planning To Produce U.s. Films In China

20th November 2007

Jackie Chan disclosed Monday that he and his Rush Hour director Brett Ratner are setting up a Chinese-based film company that will make films for release to the American market. Writing in his blog, Chan...

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