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Will The Freddie Mercury Biopic Ever Make It To The Big Screen?

18th March 2014

Will the Freddie Mercury biopic ever sail into smooth waters and make it onto the big screen? At the moment,...

Freddie Mercury Biopic Parts Ways With Dexter Fletcher

14th March 2014

Director Dexter Fletcher has walked out on Sony's Freddy Mercury movie, meaning it's back to the drawing board for a...

Dexter Fletcher Abandons Freddie Mercury Biopic

14th March 2014

Dexter Fletcher has withdrawn from the Freddie Mercury biopic.The 48-year-old actor and director has decided to abandon his role as...

Sacha Baron Cohen Set For Alice In Wonderland 2?

22nd January 2014

Sacha Baron Cohen is in talks for the 'Alice in Wonderland' Sequel.The 42-year-old actor is in early negotiations to take...

Sacha Baron Cohen Is Staring Through The Looking Glass At Role In 'Alice In Wonderland' Sequel

22nd January 2014

Sacha Baron Cohen is believed to be in early talks with Disney to star in the planned sequel to Tim...

John Deacon Rules Out Any Involvement In Freddie Mercury Biopic

17th December 2013

Former Queen bassist John Deacon is apparently having nothing to do with the upcoming biopic of the group's late singer...

Tonight Matthew, I'm Going To Be Freddy Mercury - Ben Whishaw

10th December 2013

Remember Stars in Their Eyes? That was good wasn’t it, and while it may have provided an incredibly cheap platform...

Ed Sheeran And Sacha Baron Cohen Do Arabic Rap

4th December 2013

Ed Sheeran and Sacha Baron Cohen teamed up to sing an Arabic rap on Thanksgiving (28.12.13). The 'Everything Has Changed'...

Sacha Baron Cohen Threatens Family Of Old Lady He Chucked Off Stage [Video]

13th November 2013

Of all Sacha Baron Cohen's outrageous and cringe-worthy stunts that he's pulled off over the years, his Britannia Awards prank...

Sacha Baron Cohen Pretends To Kill Elderly Actress In Britannia Awards Stunt [Video]

12th November 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen was honoured for his contribution to comedy at the weekend's Britannia Awards in LA. The actor, who...

Sacha Baron Cohen Pranks Audience With Un-grace-ful Turn Onstage At Britannia Awards

11th November 2013

It’s that time again – time for actors to appear at their most dignified and respectable for the Britannia awards....

Sacha Baron Cohen Leaves Britannia Award Goers Shocked After 'Killing' Veteran Actress Grace Collington

11th November 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen shocks once again by apparently killing 87-year-old actress Grace Collington as he rolls her wheelchair off the...

Sacha Baron Cohen's Hilarious Stunt Steals The Show At Bafta-la Britannia Awards

11th November 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen not only left the Beverly Hilton with the highest honour awarded for comedy by the BAFTA-LA ‘s...

Sacha Baron Cohen Shocks Britannia Guests With Murder Skit

10th November 2013

Funnyman Sacha Baron Cohen stunned guests at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts' Britannia Awards in Los Angeles...

Julia Roberts Praises Pal George Clooney At Bafta La Awards

10th November 2013

Julia Roberts honoured her friend George Clooney at the 2013 BAFTA LA Awards on Saturday night (09.11.13).The 'Pretty Woman' actress...

George Clooney, Sacha Baron Cohen Among Most Colorful Honorees At Bafta La Britannia Awards

10th November 2013

Last night’s BAFTA LA Britannia awards were definitely George Clooney’s time to shine. Except for the prank that actor Sacha...

Sacha Baron Cohen Cast As A Soccer Thug

30th October 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen has been cast as a soccer thug in his next film.The 42-year-old actor - who was catapulted...

Most Ridiculous Celebrity Halloween Costumes 2013: Paris Hilton, Kelly Brook, Tim Allen [Pictures]

29th October 2013

It's that time of year again guys. We compile a list of the most bizarre celebrity Halloween costumes of 2013....

Brian May: Sacha Baron Cohen "Distracting" In Freddie Mercury Biopic

22nd October 2013

Brian May has opened up about Sacha Baron Cohen's departure from the planned Freddie Mercury biopic, which it seems is...

Brian May: 'Sacha Baron Cohen's Personality Wasn't Right For Mercury Biopic'

21st October 2013

Rocker Brian May has broken his silence about Sacha Baron Cohen's exit from an upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic, revealing the...

Brian May Explains Why Sasha Baron Cohen Was Wrong For Freddie Mercury Biopic

20th October 2013

The planned biopic of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury's life has been in discussion for three years now, with comic actor...

Johnny Knoxville's 'Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa' Is Nothing We Haven't Seen Before [Trailer]

10th October 2013

The trailer has been released for Johnny Knoxville's new movie, Bad Grandpa, in which the Jackass star plays an 86...

Sacha Baron Cohen Too 'Distracting' For Mercury Movie

9th October 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen was deemed too ''distracting'' to play Freddie Mercury.The 'Borat' star had been due to portray the late...

Dominic Cooper For Freddie Mercury Biopic?

4th October 2013

Dominic Cooper has been linked to the role of Freddie Mercury in the new biopic. The 35-year-old actor - known...

Daniel Radcliffe A No-go For Freddy Mercury Role, But Why?

25th September 2013

Since Sacha Baron-Cohen dropped out of the Freddy Mercury biopic, a few names have been touted for his return.Johnny Depp...

Daniel Radcliffe: I'm 'Completely Wrong' For Freddie Mercury

25th September 2013

Daniel Radcliffe is ''completely wrong'' for the role of Freddie Mercury.The 'Harry Potter' star has denied rumours he will replace...

Daniel Radcliffe Rumoured Freddie Mercury Replacement After Sacha Baron Cohen Steps Out

24th September 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen as Freddie Mercury: it was almost too perfect. The looks, the singing ability, the eccentricity, the confidence;...

Sacha Baron Cohen Too Much Of A Joke For Freddy Mercury Biopic - A Huge Mistake?

24th September 2013

So, it was creative differences all along. The remaining band members - Roger Taylor and Bryan May – have revealed...

Sacha Baron Cohen 'Too Funny' For Freddie Mercury Biopic

24th September 2013

Sacha Baron Cohen was reportedly dropped from the Freddie Mercury biopic for being too funny.The 'Les Miserables' actor quit the...

Sacha Baron Cohen Was Too Funny To Play Freddie Mercury

24th September 2013

Rockers Queen decided against Sacha Baron Cohen playing their late bandmate Freddie Mercury on the big screen over fears the...