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Bradley Cooper Invests In Therapy Table Ahead Of The Elephant Man Play

23rd October 2014

Actor Bradley Cooper has invested in a good chiropractor and an inversion table to make sure he doesn't hurt himself while contorting his body to portray John Merrick in The Elephant Man on the Broadway...

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Bradley Cooper's Broadway Return Delayed

9th July 2014

Bradley Cooper's return to the Broadway stage in The Elephant Man has been delayed by a month due to scheduling conflicts.The American Hustle star is set to reprise his role of severely deformed John Merrick...

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Bradley Cooper Wants Broadway Run For The Elephant Man

16th August 2012

Bradley Cooper is eager to take his new production of The Elephant Man to Broadway next year (13) after a successful stage stint in Massachusetts this summer (12).The Hangover hunk played out the real-life story...

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David Lynch And Mel Brooks Pick Up Honorary Degrees

14th June 2012

David Lynch thanked Mel Brooks for launching his career by hiring him to direct The Elephant Man as they both accepted honorary degrees from the American Film Institute (Afi) on Wednesday (13Jun12).The filmmakers donned traditional...

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Bradley Cooper To Revisit Role In The Elephant Man

16th April 2012

Actor Bradley Cooper has signed on to revisit his role as severely-deformed John Merrick in a new production of The Elephant Man.The Hangover hunk first starred as the disfigured Merrick at the Actors Studio Drama...

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Lynch Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award

7th September 2006

Cult director DAVID LYNCH was honoured with the prestigious lifetime achievement award at the Venice Film Festival yesterday (06SEP06), and he used the opportunity to reassure the press about his quirky new movie INLAND EMPIRE....

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Lynch Receives Golden Lion

9th July 2006

American director DAVID LYNCH is to receive the prestigious Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement at the Venice film festival. Lynch, who is behind hit movies ERASERHEAD, THE ELEPHANT MAN and BLUE VELVET, will collect...

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Purefoy Abandoned Vendetta Because Of Mask

23rd February 2006

British actor JAMES PUREFOY walked out in his role in V FOR VENDETTA after struggling to wear a mask for the entire film. The A KNIGHT'S TALE star, 41, became so frustrated at having...

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Hurt Slams Oscars

11th January 2006

British actor JOHN HURT has attacked the Academy Awards as a meaningless ego-trip for superstars and studios. The 65-year-old was nominated for THE ELEPHANT MAN in 1980, but has since given up on the...

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Elephant Man Crowned The Most Extreme Screen Makeover

15th August 2004

Hollywood actor JOHN HURT's portrayal of THE ELEPHANT MAN has been voted the most extreme screen makeover of all time. Hurt was nominated for an Oscar in 1980 for his excruciating portrayal of tragically...

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Winslet Feels Like Elephant Man

2nd April 2004

Actress KATE WINSLET has slammed the obsession superficial journalists have with scrutinising her fluctuating body shape, because it makes her feel as deformed as THE ELEPHANT MAN. British-born Winslet, 28, is shocked at the...

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Suede Put John Hurt Through Bizarre Video Paces

1st September 2003

British band SUEDE hired acclaimed actor JOHN HURT to appear in their latest video - and then forced him to dress in a series of bizarre outfits. The ANIMAL NITRATE group insist they felt...

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Jamie Bell Throws Himself Into Demanding Role

25th June 2003

Young British actor JAMIE BELL has remained firm friends with BILLY ELLIOT director STEPHEN DALDRY, who catapulted him to stardom four years ago (00). Jamie, 17, says 43-year-old Daldry is a big influence on...

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