Latest Wolfgang Petersen News



Das Boot Author Dies

23rd February 2007

LOTHAR-GUENTHER BUCHHEIM, the author of German war novel DAS BOOT died of heart failure on Thursday (22FEB07) at the age...

Kruger Fills Out For Mandela Movie

21st June 2006

German beauty DIANE KRUGER is ditching her stunning looks for her new role as the ageing wife of NELSON MANDELA's...

Petersen Slams Poseidon Original

31st May 2006

POSEIDON director WOLFGANG PETERSEN has slammed the original THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE as "terribly over-acted". The German film-maker insists his latest...

Rossum Faces Up To Water Fears For Poseidon

9th May 2006

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA star EMMY ROSSUM had to face up to her biggest fear on the set of new...

Lucas Injured On Poseidon Set

15th January 2006

Movie star JOSH LUCAS hopes he never has to film another adventure movie like POSEIDON because the shoot left him...

Troy's A Hit For Marlins Pitcher

23rd June 2005

Movie maker WOLFGANG PETERSEN was so thrilled to hear that top baseball star DONTRELLE WILLIS prepares for games by watching...

Poseidon Remake To Be A Star-studded Spectacular

8th June 2005

Director WOLFGANG PETERSEN is remaking classic 1972 movie THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE - and a bevy of stars are lined up...

Owen Thrilled At Wolfgang Offer

28th February 2005

British actor CLIVE OWEN is celebrating after landing the lead role in WOLFGANG PETERSEN's eagerly awaited remake of THE POSEIDON...

Wahlberg's Agonising Perfect Storm

16th November 2004

MARK WAHLBERG was in agony for two weeks on the set of THE PERFECT STORM after an earplug was pushed...

Bullitt Back With A Bang

15th June 2004

TROY director WOLFGANG PETERSEN is reviving STEVE McQUEEN's classic movie BULLITT, with a little help from the acting legend's son....

Pitt's Troy Dominates Box Office

17th May 2004

BRAD PITT's ancient epic TROY is sat atop the American box office, after raking in $45.6 million (GBP25.3 million) during...

Petersen Asks Men To Bare All While Women Stay Clothed

10th May 2004

Acclaimed filmmaker WOLFGANG PETERSEN has served up a treat to women in his new movie TROY - there are more...

Pitt's Injury Wrecked Lighting Sequence On Troy

9th May 2004

BRAD PITT's Achilles tendon tear could not have come at a worse time for his TROY director WOLFGANG PETERSEN, who...

Troy Was An Epic Struggle For Wolfgang

5th May 2004

Movie maker WOLFGANG PETERSEN hopes people turn out in droves to see his summer blockbuster TROY - because the project...

Skinny Orlando's Body Worries

4th May 2004

British movie star ORLANDO BLOOM spent the first two weeks of shooting TROY working out like a madman after realising...

Troy Director Unworried By Pitt Injury

22nd April 2004

TROY director WOLFGANG PETERSEN was unconcerned when BRAD PITT tore his Achilles' tendon whilst filming the lavish new epic -...

Burrows Praises Petersen

10th February 2004

Movie actress SAFFRON BURROWS is confident forthcoming blockbuster TROY will wow audiences - because she believes veteran director WOLFGANG PETERSEN...

Troy Expectations Hanging On Pitt

11th January 2004

Hollywood superstar BRAD PITT is so worried about the reaction to his upcoming epic TROY that he has appealed to...

Pitt's Leg Replacement?

14th July 2003

Hollywood hunk BRAD PITT has reportedly had shots of his legs replaced on new historical drama TROY - because they...

Brad Pitt.s Troy Beaten By Cable Tv Station

17th April 2003

BRAD PITT and director WOLFGANG PETERSEN's big screen epic TROY has been beaten to the post - by a cable...