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Steven Spielberg Convinced John Travolta To Take On O.j. Simpson Drama

The Grease star earned an Emmy nomination for his portrayal of top defence attorney Robert Shapiro in the TV adaptation of American footballer-turned-actor O.J. Simpson's 1995 murder trial, but Travolta admits it took...

John Travolta Advised By Tom Hanks To Accept Role

John Travolta was told to accept the role in 'American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson' by Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks. The 62-year-old actor, who played the role of O.J. Simpson's attorney Robert...

Mariah Carey: Oprah Told Me To Put On My Own Shoes

Mariah Carey says Oprah Winfrey once gave her a piece of invaluable career advice - ''don't let anybody think that you don't put your own shoes on anymore''.The 'Fantasy' singer has earned herself a reputation...

A Wrinkle In Time Is Set To Hit The Big Screen In 2018

Ava DuVernay confirmed the release date of 'A Wrinkle in Time' with 'The Mannequin Challenge' video.The 44-year-old American director and the cast of the upcoming Disney live-action movie confirmed the production will hit the big...

Oprah Winfrey Faces Backlash After Donald Trump Comments

Following the results of the U.S. presidential election on 8 November (16), Oprah took to Twitter to encourage her 34.7 million followers to pause and take stock. "Everybody take a deep breath!...

Tracy Morgan Doesn't Hold A Grudge Against Driver Who Nearly Killed Him

The 47-year-old star was left seriously injured in June, 2014 after a Walmart truck crashed into the comedian's vehicle in New Jersey, killing comedy writer James 'Jimmy MACk' MCNair.Tracy suffered severe brain trauma and a...

Zach Galifianakis Cast In A Wrinkle In Time

Zach Galifianakis and Scandal's Bellamy Young have joined the cast of 'A Wrinkle in Time'.The 'Hangover' star and the 46-year-old actress join an impressive cast which already includes Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Chris...

Samantha Fox: Oprah Winfrey Told Me Taylor Swift Is A Fan

Samantha Fox was told by Oprah Winfrey that Taylor Swift had been influenced by her music.The 50-year-old singer and legendary glamour model was interviewed by Oprah Winfrey for her OWN TV show 'Where Are They...

Oprah Winfrey Releasing Cookbook

Oprah Winfrey is releasing a cookbook. The 62-year-old business mogul has penned the tome 'Food, Health, and Happiness: 115 On-Point Recipes for Great Meals and a Better Life' and will release it on January 3,...

Oprah Winfrey: 'My Cookbook Tells My Life Story'

The TV mogul and actress has been documenting her latest slim down on social media after investing in the Weight Watchers diet programme last year (15), and becoming the new face of the...

Chris Pine Set For A Wrinkle Of Time

Chris Pine has joined the cast of 'A Wrinkle of Time'.The 36-year-old actor will star alongside Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling and newcomer Storm Reid in Disney's adaptation of the 1962 children's book.The plot...

Gugu Mbatha-raw Confirmed For A Wrinkle In Time

Gugu Mbatha-Raw is to star in 'A Wrinkle In Time'.The 33-year-old British actress - whose credits include roles in 'Concussion', 'Doctor Who' and 'Black Mirror' - has been cast by director Ava DuVernay in the...

Oprah Winfrey Sued Over Tv Show

Otisa C. Strickland is suing the 62-year-old in a lawsuit filed on Tuesday (11Oct16) in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi, claiming Winfrey copied the concept for the series,...

Lee Daniels Back On Board For Richard Pryor Biopic

Lee Daniels is back on board for the Richard Pryor biopic.The 56-year-old filmmaker previously had to step down from the directorial chair after he was unable to fit the movie into his hectic shooting schedule,...

Author Gloria Naylor Dies Aged 66

Naylor's debut novel won a National Book Award and was adapted into an acclaimed mini-series in 1989 that starred and was produced by Oprah Winfrey. Critics praised the 1982 novel which centered on seven women...

Stars Gather For Opening Of African American History Museum

Obama and First Lady Michelle attended the museum's dedication ceremony at the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on Saturday (24Sep16), when hundreds gathered to celebrate the event. The facility is the only...

Pharrell Williams To Be A Dad Again - Report

The Happy star's wife Helen Lasichanh debuted what looked like a baby bump at a Chanel event to celebrate the company's new fragrance, eight years after the couple welcomed son Rocket Ayer to...

Oprah Winfrey Inspired Title Of Alan Cumming's New Book

The Scottish-born actor is known for his role in legal drama The Good Wife, but he is also a keen author, having written a novel, Tommy's Tale, and an autobiography, Not My Father's Son: A...

Lady Gaga & Kim Kardashian Lead 9/11 Tributes

As Americans paid tribute to those who lost their lives 15 years ago, the stars joined the masses to offer their thoughts. Kardashian recalled, "15 years ago today I remember my dad...

Reese Witherspoon In Talks To Join A Wrinkle In Time

The Oscar winner has been tapped to play Mrs. Whatsit, a former celestial being and one of the mysterious women who send the teen protagonists on their tesseracting journeys through time and space....

Oprah Winfrey Denies Marriage Rumours After Friends Offer Congratulations

The talk show host and her partner Stedman Graham have been together since 1986 and got engaged in 1992. So when there were reports that the pair tied the knot over the weekend (03-04Sep16) people...

Jenna Dewan Tatum And Chrissy Teigen Tease All-female Magic Mike Teaser

The actress teamed up with Chrissy Teigen and Olivia Munn to film the 'Magic Michelle' sketch for comedienne Ellen DeGeneres' U.S. chat show. In a preview clip ahead of Ellen's 14th season...

Ricky Gervais Slams Culture Of Fame

Ricky Gervais thinks people will do ''anything'' to be famous.The 55-year-old comic - who reprises his 'Office' alter ego David Brent in new movie 'Life on the Road' - doesn't understand why certain individuals would...

Oprah Winfrey To Join A Wrinkle In Time

Oprah Winfrey is set to join the cast of 'A Wrinkle In Time'.The talk show host is in final negotiations to take on the role of Mrs. Which in Disney's adaptation of the 1963 children's...

Oprah Winfrey To Lead A Wrinkle In Time Adaptation

The TV mogul and actress has been cast as Mrs. Which, the leader of the trio of mysterious women who send the teen protagonists on their tesseracting journeys through time and space....

Rose Byrne Signs On To Henrietta Lacks Adaptation

The Bridesmaids star has signed on to portray real-life science writer Rebecca Skloot in the film, which will be based on the author's book of the same name. The movie will centre...

Oprah Winfrey Has No Quit Regrets

Oprah Winfrey thinks she quit her talk show at the ''right moment''.The 62-year-old media mogul's self-titled programme - which was the highest-rated show of its kind - would have celebrated 30 years on screen this...

Oprah Winfrey: 'I Want To See Hillary Clinton In The White House'

The Lee Daniels' The Butler star threw her support behind Barack Obama, who became the first African-American president in 2008, and now she is hoping to see a woman make history in the...

Oprah Endorses Hillary Clinton For President

Oprah Winfrey has endorsed Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, invoking the presumptive Democratic candidate’s slogan by saying “I’m with her”.“I really believe that is going to happen,” the talk show queen told Entertainment Tonight on Wednesday...

Oprah Winfrey Releases Cookbook But Postpones Memoir

The chat show queen, who has publicly struggled with her weight over the years, is launching her own imprint with a book titled Food, Health and Happiness: 'On Point' Recipes for Great Meals and a...

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