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Guy Pearce Credits Nick Cave With Solving Drug Problem

11th July 2014

Australian actor Guy Pearce credits rocker Nick Cave with helping to end his drug-taking by offering him a role in 2005 movie The Proposition.The star became a heavy marijuana smoker as he struggled to follow...

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Shia Labeouf's Natural Lawless 'Buoyancy'

24th August 2012

Shia LaBeouf's ''infectious natural buoyancy'' put his co-stars in a good mood on the set of 'Lawless'. Guy Pearce insists the 26-year-old actor was ''great to be around'' while filming the forthcoming epic gangster movie...

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Jim Caviezel Joins The Tomb

21st February 2012

Jim Caviezel has joined the cast of 'The Tomb'.The 43-year-old actor - who starred as Jesus Christ in Mel Gibson's 'The Passion of the Christ' - will appear alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone in...

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The Tomb Producer 'Thrilled' With Schwarzenegger

9th February 2012

'The Tomb' producer is "thrilled" Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone have joined the cast. Mark Canton is delighted to be creating the prison movie with the pair of "icons" and he believes they are the...

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Lady Gaga's 'Full Mexicano' Track

24th May 2011

Lady Gaga wanted her track 'Americano' to be "full Mexicano".The 'Hair' hitmaker - who previously used Latin influences on her single 'Alejandro'- wanted to emphasise the Mexican aspects of her latest bilingual tune, asking producer...

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Cave Wins Writing Prize At Venice

12th September 2006

Rocker-turned-screenwriter NICK CAVE was honoured at the Venice Film Festival on Friday (08SEP06), when he was presented with an award for script writing THE PROPOSITION. Cave won the inaugural Gucci prize, given to an internationally...

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Cave's New Dark Comedy

22nd May 2006

Rocker NICK CAVE's second movie will be a dark comedy about a travelling salesman. The Australian singer has quickly followed up 2005 hit THE PROPOSITION and plans to start shooting DEATH OF A LADIES' MAN...

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Winstone Inspires New Cave Movie

4th May 2006

RAY WINSTONE's insecurities about his ageing sexuality inspired NICK CAVE's new movie - after the rocker-turned-screenwriter realised the actor's fears were perfect comedy material. Cave's idea for a follow-up to western THE PROPOSITION came when...

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Cave Writes 'Romp' For Winstone

23rd February 2006

Rocker-turned-screenwriter NICK CAVE was so impressed with British actor RAY WINSTONE on the set of THE PROPOSITION, he's created another role for him - in a "British sex romp". The Australian has already written...

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Cave Rethinks After Seeing 'Christ'

23rd February 2006

Rocker-turned-screenwriter NICK CAVE was forced to rework part of his new Australian western movie after viewing THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST. The musician - who penned the screenplay for THE PROPOSITION, an...

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Afi Awards Dominated By Look Both Ways

27th November 2005

First-time director SARAH WATT won the top honours at last night's (26NOV05) Australian Film Institute (AFI) Awards, taking home both the Best Direction and Best Film prizes for LOOK BOTH WAYS. Watt also picked...

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Pearce 'Sad' No Apology Has Been Made To Aborigines

27th October 2005

Antipodean actor GUY PEARCE has criticised the Australian government for refusing to apologise for the treatment of the country's Aboriginal population over the last two centuries. Pearce stars in controversial new movie THE PROPOSITION,...

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Fascinating Fact 219

20th September 2005

Torch singer NICK CAVE has written the screenplay for THE PROPOSITION, set in his native Australia in 1880. The gloomy rocker and poet is also working on a treatment for a possible GLADIATOR sequel....

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