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Ryan Reynolds And Join Cast For Wolverine Movie

20th February 2008

Actor Ryan Reynolds and R 'n' B star Will.I.Am have been confirmed as new additions to the cast of the upcoming Wolverine movie.The Van Wilder star is to play Deadpool, a popular assassin from the...

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Cummings Becomes Big Brother

6th January 2008

X-men actor Alan Cummings has become the third star to take over the house on Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack.The New York-based 42-year-old follows comedian Matt Lucas and former Arsenal and England footballer Ian Wright into...

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Gandalf's Timberlake Wish

16th November 2007

Sir Ian McKellen, famed for his Oscar-nominated portrayal of Gandalf, has revealed who he would like to play him in a movie of his life.The Lord of the Rings actor said that were a musical...

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Marvel Launches Online Archive

14th November 2007

Comic book king Marvel has attempted to broaden its audience by making 2,500 of its back issues available for online viewing.One tenth of the digital archive will be available to read free of charge for...

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Smells Like A Kurt Cobain Movie

20th October 2007

The troubled life of the late Kurt Cobain will soon receive its first official big-screen treatment, it has emerged.Universal Pictures has snapped up the rights to Heavier Than Heaven, Charles Cross' acclaimed biography of the...

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Mckellen Eager To Reprise Gandalf Role

15th October 2007

Sir Ian McKellen has said he would be "very pleased" to don his grey cloak and cape again to play Gandalf in the mooted movie version of The Hobbit.The 68-year-old, currently touring the world as...

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Hollywood Reports Bumper Summer

4th September 2007

Hollywood studios have reported an exceptional summer with worldwide ticket sales crossing the $4 billion (2 billion) mark and beating sales records set in 2004.Trade magazine Variety reports that films performed extremely well, as earnings...

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Doctor Who's Tennant To Take Hamlet Break

3rd September 2007

BBC1's Doctor Who is to take a year's hiatus to allow its star David Tennant to play Hamlet on stage, it has been confirmed.Tennant, 36, is set to tread the boards at Stratford-upon-Avon next year,...

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Pirate Plunder Falls On Last Film

28th May 2007

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End is top of the US box office, but its sales are still likely to disappoint its studio backers.The third film in the piratical franchise, which stars Johnny Depp...

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Edward Norton 'To Star In Hulk'

16th April 2007

Edward Norton will take on the role of Bruce Banner in the new Marvel Studios Incredible Hulk movie, according to reports.The Fight Club and Red Dragon star will be making a return to the Hollywood...

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Edward Norton Signs Up For Hulk 2

16th April 2007

Hollywood star EDWARD NORTON is set to play the lead in the new film version of the INCREDIBLE HULK, reports claim.Norton, 37, is set to take over from MUNICH star ERIC BANA, who played the...

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Brand 'Sets Sights On Hollywood'

28th March 2007

Russell Brand has reportedly set his sights on becoming a Hollywood star after being introduced to a top director.The wacky TV presenter is currently in talks about teaming up with US funnymen Eddie Murphy and...

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Warner Bros Eyes Justice League Of America Movie

23rd February 2007

The superhero bandwagon is continuing to roll steadily onwards, adding GHOST RIDER and a new FANTASTIC FOUR film to its load. But rumours of yet more costumed, super people movies are in the wings, most...

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The Departed Tops Las Vegas Film Society Awards

20th December 2006

MARTIN SCORSESE's star-studded gangster movie THE DEPARTED has landed three honours from the Las Vegas Film Society, including Best Picture. The Departed also picked up a Best Director accolade for Scorsese and a Best Film...

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Dreamgirls And The Departed Triumph At Satellite Awards

19th December 2006

Movie musical DREAMGIRLS and THE DEPARTED have been given another Oscars boost after claiming four awards each at the International Press Academy's (IPA) 11th annual Satellite Awards. Dreamgirls picked up Best Director (BILL CONDON) and...

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Britney Top Of The Net

5th December 2006

BRITNEY SPEARS may not be at the top of the music charts, but she is still the hottest thing on the internet.The former pop superstar was the most searched for term throughout 2006 on Yahoo!'s...

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Benet: 'Berry Is Lying'

27th June 2006

LATEST: R+B singer ERIC BENET has branded ex-wife HALLE BERRY a liar for telling an American magazine he cheated on her approximately "27 times". Berry made the scathing comments when probed about the alimony paid...

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Fast And The Furious In Poll Position

22nd June 2006

The FAST AND THE FURIOUS: TOKYO DRIFT has toped the UK box office chart with double the takings of nearest competitor X-MEN: THE LAST STAND. The third movie in the Fast And The Furious series...

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Fascinating Fact 1668

19th June 2006

HUGH JACKMAN was so unfamiliar with the X-MEN comic books when he first auditioned to play WOLVERINE, he thought the film was a nod to Australian pub band THE UNCANNY X-MEN.

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Jackman Finds Wolverine's Rage In The Shower

19th June 2006

Laid-back actor HUGH JACKMAN credits freezing cold showers for getting him in the mood to play angry X-MEN character WOLVERINE. Even the actor's wife was convinced playing Wolverine was a big mistake because Jackman was...

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Ratner Explains Hotel Du Cap Ban

19th June 2006

LATEST: Movie maker BRETT RATNER was banned for life from top hotel the Hotel du Cap in Cannes, France, after flouting its stringent room-hire policies. The X-MEN: THE LAST STAND director had the ban revoked...

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Simpson Recruits Sexy Pals For New Video

15th June 2006

JESSICA SIMPSON has reportedly persuaded sexy pals EVA LONGORIA, JESSICA ALBA, EVA MENDES and CARMEN ELECTRA to don rollerskates for her new music video. The promo for her new single PUBLIC AFFAIR is being shot...

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Fascinating Fact 1619

10th June 2006

X-MEN heroes HUGH JACKMAN and JAMES MARSDEN beat the boredom of hours in the make-up trailer on the set of X-MEN: THE LAST STAND by singing duets to the themes of their young kids' favourite...

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Berry Threw Up On Film Crew

9th June 2006

HALLE BERRY regrets insisting on doing her own stunts in hit film X-MEN: THE LAST STAND, because she ended up projectile vomiting on the crew during an important action sequence. The actress, who plays STORM...

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Janssen's Family Went To Naked Camps

7th June 2006

X-MEN star FAMKE JANSSEN wasn't embarrassed when she saw co-star SIR IAN MCKELLEN naked, because she grew up in a family that regularly attends nude camps. The beautiful brunette star was raised in liberal Amsterdam,...

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Wolverine Is Top Franchise Star

6th June 2006

X-MEN's violent mutant WOLVERINE has topped a poll of fictional power players, beating off stiff competition from boy wizard HARRY POTTER and comic book-hero-turned-movie icon SPIDER-MAN. The survey, conducted by Entertainment Weekly, sees HUGH JACKMAN's...

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Aniston Gets Break At Box Office With Number One Hit

5th June 2006

JENNIFER ANISTON has scored a number one hit with new romantic comedy THE BREAK-UP, after enduring a series film flops. The film, which sees the former FRIENDS beauty starring alongside partner VINCE VAUGHN, shot to...

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Famke's Doggy Designs

4th June 2006

X-MEN beauty FAMKE JANSSEN has launched her own clothing range for dogs. When she's not filming, the animal lover spends her spare time making accessories for her pooch LICORICE - who even appears in X2...

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X-men Spawns Four Spin-offs

2nd June 2006

Producers are planning four different spin-off movies featuring characters from X-MEN film trilogy. X-MEN: THE LAST STAND opened worldwide last week (ends28MAY06) to massive audiences who will be delighted there are more mutant movies coming...

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X-men Storms Past Da Vinci Code

31st May 2006

X-MEN: THE LAST STAND enjoyed a huge opening weekend (26-28MAY06) in Britain and ended THE DA VINCI CODE's short-lived reign at number one. The third movie adaptation of the comic book superheroes earned a massive...

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