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Tippi Hedren Pays Tribute To Hitchcock & The Birds With Jungle Gym

20th October 2014

Actress Tippi Hedren has erected a replica of the jungle gym that features prominently in her classic Alfred Hitchcock film The Birds at her big cat sanctuary in rural California.The metal frame, complete with a...

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Naomi Watts In Talks To Star In The Birds Remake - Report

14th March 2014

Naomi Watts is reportedly in talks to take on Tippi Hedren's iconic role in a remake of Alfred Hitchcock thriller The Birds.The movie classic is set for a revamp by blockbuster moviemaker Michael Bay and...

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Tippi Hedren's Coat On Display At Museum

11th April 2013

The iconic satin coat worn by actress Tippi Hedren to the unveiling of Alfred Hitchcock's classic movie The Birds has gone on display at a museum in Ireland.The actress famously turned heads at the 1963...

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Danny Huston: 'Hitchcock Would Have Loved Hedren Fuss'

25th November 2012

The late, great Alfred Hitchcock would revel in actress Tippi Hedren's allegations he was a monster on the set of The Birds, according to actor Danny Huston.Huston plays screenwriter Whitfield Cook in new movie Hitchcock...

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Tippi Hedren Sought Treatment For Exhaustion While Making The Birds

15th October 2012

Actress TIPPI HEDREN sought treatment for exhaustion while making Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds because she was so traumatised by the abuse she experienced on the set.The former model landed her big acting break in Hitchcock's...

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Tippi Hedren: 'Hitchcock Was A Dangerous Deviant'

3rd August 2012

Actress Tippi Hedren has exposed her The Birds and Marnie director Alfred Hitchcock as a "dangerous deviant" who "ruined" her career in a shocking new Hbo panel discussion held to promote upcoming biopic The Girl.The...

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Kris Jenner Defends Teenage Kim's Birth Control

27th June 2012

Kris Jenner insists putting daughter Kim Kardashian on birth control pills when she was just 15 years old was the ''right thing to do''.The showbiz matriarch was recently criticised after the reality TV star, now...

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Miley Cyrus: Sex Is ''A Beautiful Thing''

22nd May 2012

Miley Cyrus thinks sex is ''a beautiful thing''. The 19-year-old 'LOL' star said that the way some girls view the act makes her sad because the intimate experience should be enjoyed for all involved.During an...

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Pulp To Tour?

2nd April 2012

Jarvis Cocker has suggested Pulp will tour again.The Britpop group - who reunited last year after splitting in 2002 - took to the stage as London's Royal Albert Hall on Saturday (31.03.12) as part of...

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Courteney Cox And Jennifer Aniston's 'Strained Friendship'

9th March 2012

Jennifer Aniston's friendship with Courteney Cox has reportedly become ''strained'' since she started dating Justin Theroux.The pair have been inseparable since meeting at the 'Friends' audition in 1994, but Courteney apparently feels Jennifer has ''forgotten''...

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Scientists Solve The Mystery Of The Birds

30th December 2011

Scientists are confident they've solved a 50-year-old mystery that inspired director Alfred Hitchcock's movie The Birds.Following years of research into birds attacking humans and losing their bearings mid-flight, the boffins have ruled the creatures ate...

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Noel Gallagher: I'm Good In Bed

14th December 2011

Noel Gallagher is "good enough" in bed.The 44-year-old singer - who married long-term partner Sara MacDonald in June after 11 years of dating - admits he does what he needs to satisfy his partner. Asked...

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Controversial Hitchcock Biopic In Works

7th December 2011

The BBC plans to air a movie based on Tippi Hedren's account of her relationship with Alfred Hitchcock when she was "discovered" by him to portray the lead character in the 1962 movie The Birds...

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Idris Elba Pines For Kebabs

19th August 2011

Idris Elba misses kebabs when he is in Los Angeles.The 38-year-old British actor admits he gets "cravings" for his favourite skewered meaty snack and is particularly sad that he doesn't get to visit his favourite...

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Lisa Kudrow Wants Friends Stars On Show

5th August 2011

Lisa Kudrow has asked her former 'Friends' co-stars to appear on 'Web Therapy'.The actress hinted more of her old show's stars - which included Matthew Perry, Jennifer Aniston, David Schwimmer and Matt LeBlanc - could...

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Jim Carrey Had Chaos With Penguins

18th June 2011

Jim Carrey admits it was "mayhem" filming with penguins.The 49-year-old actor stars with the birds in new movie 'Mr. Popper's Penguins' and admits their unpredictability in front of the cameras was chaotic - but he...

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Rio Still Perched Atop Box Office

26th April 2011

The birds of Rio continued to defend their nest atop the box office over the weekend as their animated comedy edged out Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family , which had been favored to take...

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Tippi Hedren To Be Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award

31st March 2011

The Birds star Tippi Hedren is to be honoured for her career and activism by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.The movie veteran will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at the organisation's 90th annual Installation &...

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Quentin Tarantino Sues Over Squawks

11th March 2011

Quentin Tarantino is suing his neighbors over their parrots' "blood curdling screams".The 'Pulp Fiction' director has taken action against fellow writer Alan Ball, complaining his pet macaws stop him from being able to work.Tarantino's legal...

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Gwyneth Paltrow Kicked Co-star In The Groin

8th March 2011

Gwyneth Paltrow kicked Matthew Morrison in the groin when filming 'Glee'.The actress makes a special appearance as substitute teacher Holly Holiday in the musical TV drama and Matthew – who plays Will Schuester – admitted...

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Coldplay Working With Ash Frontman

14th February 2011

Coldplay have been recording with Ash frontman Tim Wheeler.Northern Irish rocker Tim was invited to sessions for the 'Viva La Vida' band's new album by singer Chris Martin because he is a big fan of...

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Naomi Watts Joins J. Edgar

26th January 2011

Naomi Watts is to star in Clint Eastwood's biopic 'J. Edgar'.The Australian actress will star as the FBI director John Edgar Hoover's secretary of 54 years Helen Gandy, who after his death destroyed his personal...

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Coldplay Finalising Album Tracks

25th November 2010

Coldplay have narrowed their next album down to 15 songs and are trying "risky things" with them. 'The Scientist' rockers have narrowed the potential tracks for their fifth album down, but lead singer Chris Martin...

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Ozzy Osbourne's Tv Chat-up Lines

22nd November 2010

Ozzy Osbourne used to ask women if he could watch TV at their house in a secret bid to bed them.The Black Sabbath rocker - who has been married to Sharon Osbourne since 1982 -...

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Naomi Watts For The Birds Remake?

4th November 2010

Naomi Watts hopes she can star in a remake of Alfred Hitchcock's 'The Birds'. The Australian actress reveals plans are afoot for a remake of the project, but no script has currently been written for...

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Take That Have Girls Night

27th October 2010

Take That have monthly "band and the birds" evenings.The five-piece British band - who have recently welcomed back Robbie Williams after he quit in 1995 - have revealed that once a month they get their...

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Fascinating Fact 8431

27th November 2009

Actress TIPPI HEDREN incorporates her most famous film role into her signature - THE BIRDS star has feathered friends flying around her name when she signs autographs for fans.

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Fascinating Fact 7613

1st July 2009

ALFRED HITCHCOCK's new waxwork is to be unveiled by the director's THE BIRDS star TIPPI HEDREN as part of Hollywood's new Madame Tussauds museum pre-launch celebrations on Wednesday (01Jul09).

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Hedren Set To Take On Big Cat Villains Again

13th March 2009

THE BIRDS star TIPPI HEDREN is set to take on America's most menacing big cat breeders again - years after their death threats turned her into a virtual recluse. The actress mother of Melanie Griffith, who...

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Clooney Tipped To Star In The Birds

24th October 2008

THE BIRDS star ROD TAYLOR was wary of a remake of the 1963 movie - until he learned GEORGE CLOONEY is favourite to take the lead role. Clooney is tipped to play lawyer Mitch Brenner...

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