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A Week In Movies: Selma Premieres In London, Mission: Impossible 5 Shifts Its Release, New Trailers Drop For True Story, Child 44, Fantastic Four And Ted 2

By Rich Cline | 30th January 2015

David Oyelowo and Ava DuVernay were on hand in London for the European premiere of Selma this week. They were joined on the red carpet by costar Colman Domingo and singer Nicole Scherzinger. Up for...

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Fascinating Fact: 4547917

22nd January 2015

British actor Simon Pegg will co-write the screenplay for the third installment of the rebooted Star Trek franchise. Pegg, who also stars in the movies, will work with Tv writer Doug Jung. Pegg has previously...

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Simon Pegg To Write Star Trek 3

22nd January 2015

Simon Pegg is to co-write 'Star Trek 3'.The 44-year-old actor - who plays Scotty in the sci-fi series - will work with 'Dark Blue' creator Doug Jung on the story for the latest installment in...

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'Star Trek 3' Shapes Up - Simon Pegg Writing Script

By Michael West | 22nd January 2015

We already knew that Fast and the Furious director Justin Lin had replaced Roberto Orci as the director of Star Trek 3, but now, Paramount have made another major addition to the backroom team in...

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Star Trek 3 Handed July 2016 Release Date

24th December 2014

'Star Trek 3' has been given a release date of July 8, 2016.The much-hyped release of the sci-fi film will mark the 50th anniversary of Star Trek's television series, which first hit screens on September...

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Contactmusic.com's 10 Worst Films Of 2014

By Rich Cline | 23rd December 2014

Most of these movies feature actors, actresses and filmmakers who really should know better...10) Dumb And Dumber To - After 20 years we had finally forgotten the resolutely unfunny first movie. And now they're back....

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Justin Lin To Direct Star Trek 3

23rd December 2014

Justin Lin is to direct 'Star Trek 3'.The 'Fast & Furious' director has been chosen to replace Roberto Orci, who has relinquished the role but decided to stay on as a producer of the eagerly...

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Simon Pegg 'Grows Apart' From Twitter

29th November 2014

Simon Pegg and Twitter have ''grown apart''.The comedian has taken to his official webpage to inform fans that although his official Twitter page, @simonpegg, will be reactivated, he no longer intends to tweet from it.In...

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Fascinating Fact: 4447545

6th November 2014

Oxfam released a special music video on Wednesday (05Nov14) featuring 18,000 concert goers from seven U.K. festivals this summer (14), including stars such as Simon Pegg, Eliza Doolittle and Foals. The track, Make a Song...

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Jessie J Donates Creepy Clothes

22nd October 2014

Jessie J has donated clothes to Marks and Spencer's Little Shwop of Horrors.The 'Bang Bang' singer has been clearing out some of her unwanted gear for punters to purchase at a petrifying pop-up shop which...

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Simon Pegg Leads Tributes To Lynda Bellingham

20th October 2014

British actor Simon Pegg has led tributes to Tv star Lynda Bellingham following her death on Sunday (19Oct14).The Canadian/British actress, best known as the star of Oxo gravy Tv adverts in the U.K., passed away...

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Stars Celebrate Michael Caine's Career

2nd October 2014

Stars including Sir Roger Moore, Simon Pegg and Steve Coogan headed to London's Royal Albert Hall on Wednesday (01Oct14) to honour Sir Michael Caine's career.British comedians Coogan and Rob Brydon opened the show with a...

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Stars Support Beleaguered Emma Watson

23rd September 2014

Simon Pegg, Kate Bosworth and Joseph Gordon-Levitt have thrown their support behind embattled actress Emma Watson after hackers threatened to leak nude pictures of her just days after her hard-hitting pro-feminism speech.The Harry Potter star...

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The Things They Say: 4382612

22nd September 2014

"Tom is a great person to work with because he works so hard, and he just sort of inspires you to give as good as you possibly can get. He's also a lot more normal...

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Roberto Orci Drops Out Of Power Rangers Reboot

22nd September 2014

Roberto Orci has dropped out of the 'Power Rangers.'The screenwriter-and-producer has been forced to quit as executive producer in the Lionsgate and Haim Saban's upcoming big screen reboot as his 'Star Trek 3' directing obligation...

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The Things They Say: 4363094

9th September 2014

"I'm working out with Cruise at the moment! We're doing Mission: Impossible 5 in Marrakech and myself and Tom and Rebecca Ferguson, who is our leading lady, are working out every day. We're doing these...

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The Things They Say: 4360754

8th September 2014

"She tastes like strawberries." Funnyman Simon Pegg on kissing his The World's End co-star Rosamund Pike.

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Sean Harris To Play Mission Impossible Villain?

8th September 2014

Sean Harris has entered into negotiations to play the villain in 'Mission: Impossible 5'.According to Deadline, the 'Prometheus' actor has been offered the lead role by Paramount studios and Skydance Productions but is yet to...

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Jeremy Renner Hints At Role In Captain America 3

26th August 2014

Jeremy Renner could reprise the role of Hawkeye in 'Captain America 3'.The actor, who appeared in 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' alongside the likes of Samuel L. Jackson and Scarlett Johansson, admits he's not sure...

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Fascinating Fact: 4330262

19th August 2014

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost will reprise their Shaun Of The Dead characters for a Halloween episode of Disney series Phineas And Ferb. The actors' characters from the 2003 zombie invasion film will be animated...

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Edgar Wright And Simon Pegg Set To Combine Again On New Movie

By Lenny Barksdale | 19th August 2014

Forget Hector and the Search For Happiness. That was a blip in the otherwise brilliant career of Simon Pegg. And anyway, he’s at his best when working with Edgar Wright – good news, then, that...

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Simon Pegg Confirms New Movie With Edgar Wright

19th August 2014

Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright are working on a new movie.The pair have collaborated on three films over the last decade - 'Shaun of the Dead' (2004), 'Hot Fuzz' (2007) and 'The World's End' (2013)...

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Hector And The Search For Happiness Savaged By The Critics

By Rich Cline | 15th August 2014

Simon Pegg has had an intriguing career. He's been highly praised for his terrific collaborative projects with Edgar Wright, from the British TV series Spaced to the Cornetto Trilogy of twisted English comedies: Shaun of...

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Simon Pegg: Robin Williams May Not Have Finished Film

15th August 2014

Simon Pegg is worried Robin Williams didn't complete their movie before he died.The 44-year-old actor thinks it would be a ''shame'' if the voice of Dennis the dog in 'Absolutely Anything' had to be re-cast...

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Simon Pegg's 'Hector And The Search For Happiness' Has 0% On Rotten Tomatoes

By Michael West | 14th August 2014

Hector and the Search for Happiness, the latest of Simon Pegg's movies that has nothing to do with Edgar Wright, is out on Friday (August 15, 2014) - and it ain't looking good. It's sort...

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UK Premiere Of 'Hector And The Search For Happiness' [Pictures]

By Lenny Barksdale | 14th August 2014

Simon Pegg and a bunch of celebs attended the UK premiere of 'Hector And The Search For Happiness' in London on Tuesday night.Pegg’s character – Hector – has everything you could ostensibly want in life:...

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People Assume I'm Always Happy, Says Simon Pegg

14th August 2014

Simon Pegg says fans assume he's always happy simply because he's a comedian.Speaking at the London premiere of 'Hector and the Search for Happiness', in Leicester Square, Pegg reflected on what makes him happy, which...

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The Final Projects Of Robin Williams

By Charlotte Court | 13th August 2014

The death of acting legend and comedic master, Robin Williams, has prompted many tributes from colleagues, friends, family and fans to pour in from around the world as people come to terms with the loss...

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James Corden's Gone All USA: But Which Other Comedy Brits Have Flown Across The Pond?

By Charlotte Court | 8th August 2014

It looks like British favourite James Corden has successfully sealed his fate as another Brit over on American shores with his appointment as the new host of CBS’ Late Late Show all but confirmed by...

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Simon Pegg Rocked By Rik Mayall's Death

4th August 2014

Actor Simon Pegg was torn when his comedy hero Rik Mayall died earlier this year (14) because he wanted to pay a heartfelt tribute online but feared it would seem self-serving.The Shaun of the Dead...

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