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Jake Gyllenhaal And Benedict Cumberbatch To Co-star In Rio

Jake Gyllenhaal and Benedict Cumberbatch are set to co-star in 'Rio'. The actors are in talks with Studiocanal to take on the leading roles in the movie, which tells the story of a reporter (Gyllenhaal),...

Patrick Swayze's Famous Leather Jacket Has Just Sold For Over $60,000

How much would you pay for Patrick Swayze's suave 'Dirty Dancing' outfit? One collector of Hollywood memorabilia forked out a massive $62,500 for the privilege of owning the leather jacket he wore on the set...

The Late Patrick Swayze Was 'So Supportive' Pf Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal felt the late Patrick Swayze was ''so supportive'' of him in 'Donnie Darko'. The 36-year-old actor played the titular role in the 2001 fantasy drama alongside the movie legend - who tragically died...

Abigail Breslin: 'I Threatened To Kill Dirty Dancing Partner If He Dropped Me'

Colt takes on the role of Johnny Castle, which Patrick Swayze played in the beloved 1987 film, opposite Abigail Breslin's Frances 'Baby' Houseman in the new revamp, and the actress admits she piled...

Jennifer Grey's Reveals Dirty Dancing Disasters

Jennifer Grey's had difficulty spinning around in the dance finale of 'Dirty Dancing'. The 56-year-old actress, who played the role of Baby in the popular 1987 movie alongside the late Patrick Swayze, has revealed there...

Patrick Swayze's Widow Honours Late Husband With Auction Of Prized Memorabilia

The dancer/writer and Swayze were married for 34 years before he lost his battle with pancreatic cancer in 2009, and now the 60-year-old is selling off some of her late husband's most prized...

Patrick Swayze 'Refused To Star In Ghost Without Whoopi Goldberg'

The 61-year-old actress made the revelation while on U.K. chat show Loose Women on Friday (10Feb17), and she explained Patrick would not commit to the 1990 romantic drama unless casting directors had hired...

Whoopi Goldberg Says Patrick Swayze Wouldn't Star In Ghost Without Her

Whoopi Goldberg has revealed Patrick Swayze refused to join 'Ghost' without her.The 61-year-old 'Sister Act' star believes she has the late star, who died in 2009, to thank for her getting the role of Oda...

Patrick Swayze's Dirty Dancing Jacket And Ghost Shirt Up For Auction

The first Julien's Auctions event of 2017 will feature a treasure trove of items from the late actor's estate, also including his Saturday Night Live script, Point Break surfboard, DeLorean, 1986 Harley-Davidson Softail...

East Is East Star Om Puri Dies From Suspected Heart Attack

'East is East' actor Om Puri has died at the age of 66. The acclaimed Indian actor reportedly suffered a heart attack after he returned to his Mumbai home from a film set on Thursday...

Kate Winslet And Leonardo Dicaprio's Titanic Smooch Voted Best Film Kiss Of All Time

The smooch between Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet in 'Titanic' has been voted the best film kiss of all time.The pair famously locked lips as their characters Jack Dawson and Rose DeWitt Bukater as they...

Sarah Harding Slams "Relentless Scrutiny" After Ghost The Musical Backlash

It was announced in August that former Girls Aloud star Sarah would be making her stage debut in the touring theatre version of the hit Patrick Swayze flick.But things haven’t gone smoothly for Sarah since...

Bill Murray's Zombieland Role Was Created For Patrick Swayze

Screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick reveal they created the funny death scene for Ghost star Swayze, but the cancer-stricken actor was too sick to appear. Reese and Wernick reached out to...

Jennifer Grey Turned Down Dirty Dancing Remake

Jennifer Grey turned down a role in ABC's remake of 'Dirty Dancing'. The 56-year-old actress starred in the original movie alongside Patrick Swayze and although she was approached about taking part in the TV remake,...

David Bowie Biographer Wendy Leigh Dead At 65

The writer fell to her death from the balcony of her London home on Sunday (22May16) in what appears to be a suicide, although some reports suggest the 65-year-old fell. Leigh was...

Nicole Scherzinger Cast As Penny In 'Dirty Dancing' Television Remake

Nicole Scherzinger has been cast in ABC’s upcoming television remake of Dirty Dancing. Scherzinger will take the role of Penny, Johnny’s original dance partner, who was played by Cynthia Rhodes on the big screen nearly...

Colt Prattes To Play Johnny In Dirty Dancing Revamp

The star will take on the role of Johnny Castle, which the late Patrick Swayze played in the 1987 film, in the ambitious ABC remake. He joins Abigail Breslin, who will tackle...

Abigail Breslin To Star In Dirty Dancing Remake

ABC bosses have given the green light to a three-hour TV movie version of the movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter, and the former child star will lead the cast.The 19-year-old actress, who is currently...

Bindi Irwin And Derek Hough To Pay Homage To 'Dirty Dancing' With 'Dwts' Routine

Bindi Irwin and her ‘Dancing With the Stars’ pro partner Derek Hough are set to pay tribute to classic 80’s movie, Dirty Dancing on Monday’s edition of the ABC show. The pair have been practising...

Ronda Rousey 'To Star In Road House Remake'

Ronda Rousey is to star in a remake of 'Road House'.The 28-year-old mixed martial artist-turned-actress is set to step into the role Patrick Swayze made famous in the 80s cult classic, in which he played...

Ronda Rousey To Star In Re-make Of '80s Classic Movie 'Road House'

Who out there remembers the ‘80s cult classic movie Road House? Well, it’s just become the latest cultural artefact to get a modern makeover at the cinema, but this time it’s with a twist –...

Ronda Rousey To Star In Road House Remake

Rousey will step into the role originated by Swayze and portray a bouncer hired to clean up a rowdy bar in Missouri. Moviemakers at MGM are currently searching for a screenwriter to...

Lori Petty Criticises Point Break Reboot

Petty portrayed Keanu Reeves' onscreen girlfriend Tyler in the 1991 Kathryn Bigelow movie, and while she is not involved in the new remake, the actress is less than impressed with plans to bring...

Patrick Swayze's Widow To Speak At Cancer Conference

The Dirty Dancing star was married to actress/dancer Lisa Niemi for 34 years before his death from pancreatic cancer in 2009. After Swayze died, Niemi took an interest in charity work and...

John Leguizamo & Patrick Swayze Faced Off On Tense Too Wong Foo Set

Actor John Leguizamo's onscreen brawl with his To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything! Julie Newmar co-star Patrick Swayze was so realistic because the two actors were close to coming to blows for real.Leguizamo and Swayze...

Gary Busey Claims Patrick Swayze's Ghost Connection

Gary Busey claims he was visited by Patrick Swayze's ghost last week.The 'Lethal Weapon' actor believes he has a connection to the spiritual world after his heart stopped during brain surgery after a motorbike crash...

Patrick Swayze's Widow Remarries

Patrick Swayze's widow got remarried today (05.25.14).Lisa Niemi, who was married to the 'Dirty Dancing' actor for 34 years before his death from pancreatic cancer in September 2009, tied the knot with jeweler Albert DePrisco...

Patrick Swayze's Widow Weds

Patrick Swayze's widow Lisa Niemi has wed again - the dancer/actress exchanged vows with jeweller Albert DePrisco in Palm Beach, Florida, on Sunday (25May14).The 57 year old took to Twitter last week (ends23May14) to tease...

'Point Break' Remake: What We Know So Far

So, it looks like the Point Break remake is set for release in August 2015. Directed by Ericson Core, whose only other big directing job was 2006’s Invincible starring Mark Wahlberg, the new script has...

Edgar Ramirez To Replace Gerard Butler In Point Break

Edgar Ramirez will replace Gerard Butler in 'Point Break'.The 37-year-old actor is in talks with production company Alcon over the role of Bodhi - a part originally played by 'Dirty Dancing' hunk Patrick Swayze in...

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