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The Simpsons Director To Take On Pink Panther Project

1st April 2014

The Pink Panther is heading to the big screen for The Simpsons director David Silverman's upcoming live-action movie.Mgm executives are hoping to turn the animated cool cat into a hit new film franchise. The...

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Kristin Chenoweth Quits The Good Wife

13th August 2012

Kristin Chenoweth has quit 'The Good Wife'.The 43-year-old actress is departing her recurring role as a political reporter on the CBS drama to recover from the injuries she sustained when hit by a piece of...

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Kristin Chenoweth Released From Hospital

12th July 2012

Kristin Chenoweth has been released from hospital after being injured on the set of 'The Good Wife'. The 43-year-old actress - who plays a political reporter in the fourth season of the CBS drama -...

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Shawn Levy To Produce Sesame Street Film

20th June 2012

Shawn Levy is to produce a new 'Sesame Street' movie. The 'Night at the Museum' director will join Michael Aguilar, Mark Gordon and Guymon Casady on the project after 20th Century Fox picked up the...

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Airplane! And Exorcist Included In National Film Registry

29th December 2010

'Airplane!', 'The Exorcist', and 'The Pink Panther' are among the latest movies added to the National Film Registry.The three titles were among 25 movies selected by the US Library of Congress for preservation this year,...

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Films By Recently Deceased Directors Selected For Posterity

28th December 2010

Less than two weeks after the deaths of directors Irvin Kershner and Blake Edwards, two of their films, Kershner's Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back , produced by George Lucas, and Edwards's The Pink Panther,...

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Pink Panther Writer-director Blake Edwards Dead At 88

16th December 2010

Blake Edwards, best known as the writer-director of The Pink Panther movies starring Peter Sellers, died today (Thursday) at age 88, Daily Variety reported. He directed and in several cases wrote a number of Hollywood...

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Breakfast At Tiffany's Director Blake Edwards Dies At 88

16th December 2010

Blake Edwards has died at the age of 88. The Hollywood movie director and Oscar-winner - best known for his work on 'The Pink Panther' and 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' with Audrey Hepburn - passed away...

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Fascinating Fact 3540

11th July 2007

The limousine featured in the opening credits of the 1960s TV show THE PINK PANTHER is expected to fetch GBP100,000 ($200,000) when it goes up for auction on Saturday (14Jul07) in Oxfordshire, England....

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Beyonce Wanted Bigger Dreamgirls Role

6th December 2006

Pop star BEYONCE KNOWLES was desperate to land the lead role of EFFIE in DREAMGIRLS, but was forced to take a smaller part because the director wasn't convinced she could act. Despite appearances in comedies...

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Beyonce Turns Down Pink Panther Sequel

8th September 2006

BEYONCE KNOWLES has turned down the chance to star in a sequel of THE PINK PANTHER remake. The singer-turned-actress, who is set to wow audiences with upcoming musical DREAMGIRLS, is keen to focus on promoting...

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Foxx Teased Knowles On Dreamgirls Set

28th July 2006

Oscar-winner JAMIE FOXX constantly teased BEYONCE KNOWLES on the set of DREAMGIRLS, because she's still relatively new to the acting game. Knowles has labelled her role as 1960s soul singer DEENA JONES her "first acting...

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Beyonce Was A 'Nasty Girl'

19th July 2006

BEYONCE KNOWLES had to get so mean and moody for her role in new movie DREAMGIRLS, she almost destroyed her relationships with her friends, family and boyfriend SHAWN 'JAY-Z' CARTER. The singer-turned-actress took a method...

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Beyonce: 'People Focus On My Great Looks, Not My Talent'

2nd July 2006

Superstar BEYONCE KNOWLES blames her beautiful looks for preventing people from seeing what a talented artist she really is. The former DESTINY'S CHILD singer has enjoyed a flourishing solo career and has had movie success...

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Inside Man Holds Onto UK Box Office Top Spot

5th April 2006

SPIKE LEE's heist movie INSIDE MAN has stolen a second week at the top of the UK box office. Lee's thriller, which stars DENZEL WASHINGTON, CLIVE OWEN and JODIE FOSTER, managed to hold onto the...

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Panther Beats Vendetta To Top Spot

22nd March 2006

Classic kids crime caper THE PINK PANTHER has been a surprise hit at the UK box office despite receiving scathing reviews. The remake, this time boasting STEVE MARTIN as bumbling INSPECTOR CLOUSEAU, went straight to...

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Sellers' Daughter Slams Panther Remake

16th March 2006

Legendary comedian PETER SELLERS' daughter SARAH is disgusted Hollywood bosses have remade THE PINK PANTHER, declaring she has "no intention of seeing it". Sarah, 48, believes her dad's portrayal of the bumbling French detective INSPECTOR...

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Beyonce Targetted By Anti-fur Campaigners

20th February 2006

BEYONCE KNOWLES is being bombarded with hate mail from animal rights protesters angered by her fashion label House Of Dereon's use of chinchilla, rabbit and mink fur. The offices of Beyonce's record label have...

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Four Weeks On Top For Beyonce

16th February 2006

BEYONCE KNOWLES still rules the US singles charts despite a charge from British singer JAMES BLUNT. The former DESTINY'S CHILD star's PINK PANTHER tune CHECK ON IT tops the Billboard Hot 100 for a...

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Owen Pokes Fun At Bond In Pink Panther Cameo

16th February 2006

British actor CLIVE OWEN has found a novel way to play JAMES BOND - in a top secret cameo in THE PINK PANTHER remake. The DERAILED star, who was the favourite to land the...

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Pink Panther Tamed For Big Screen

15th February 2006

Sony Pictures studio executives slashed scenes from THE PINK PANTHER remake and spent $5 million (GBP2.8 million) on reshoots to make sure the film was suitable for family audiences. The $80 million (GBP44.4 million)...

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Destiny Duo Set For Sitcoms

14th February 2006

The destinies of former DESTINY'S CHILD members KELLY ROWLAND and MICHELLE WILLIAMS are set - they'll be starring in US TV sitcoms. Williams will appear in three episodes of US network UPN's show HALF...

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Pink Panther Pounces To Top Of The Us Box Office

13th February 2006

Comedian STEVE MARTIN'S portrayal of INSPECTOR CLOUSEAU in THE PINK PANTHER pounced to the top of the US box office with a $21.7 million (GBP12 million) in its opening weekend (10-12FEB06). The remake of...

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The Things They Say 1265

9th February 2006

"I hate messing up takes so I make sure they don't stop because of me. I had to bite the inside of my cheek (to stop laughing) and try to stay in character." BOOTYLICIOUS singer...

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British Actor Mcgee Dies

1st February 2006

British actor HENRY McGEE has died after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 77. The star was most famed his 20-year stint as comedian BENNY HILL's TV stooge, but also had roles...

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Steve Martin Fights Rude Mobile Phone Users

15th December 2005

Funnyman STEVE MARTIN has filmed a new public service announcement in a bid to urge filmgoers to turn off their mobile phones at the movies. The actor recreates his recent role as bumbling detective...

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Beyonce Promises To 'Act' In Dreamgirls

13th December 2005

Pop star BEYONCE KNOWLES can't wait for audiences to see her fourth feature film DREAMGIRLS, because it will be "the first time" she acts. The R+B star has made three movies so far, including...

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Pink Panther Release Date Changed Again

7th June 2005

Fans anticipating the release of STEVE MARTIN's PINK PANTHER remake will have to wait a little bit longer - its release date has been pushed back until next year (06). THE PINK PANTHER was...

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Steve Martin To Go Space-age?

12th April 2005

Funnyman STEVE MARTIN is set to follow THE PINK PANTHER's INSPECTOR JACQUES CLOUSEAU by playing another iconic character - GEORGE JETSON. The BOWFINGER star is in negotiations to play the space-age family man in...

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