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Pinocchio Remake 'Loses Director Paul King'

Paul King is said to have dropped out of directing 'Pinocchio'.The 41-year-old filmmaker reportedly pulled out of helming Disney's upcoming remake of the 1940 animated classic ''over Christmas'', despite reports that Tom Hanks is gearing...

Paddington 3 In The Works

'Paddington 3' is in the works.The much-loved franchise - which sees Ben Whishaw voice the titular marmalade-obsessed bear - is to return with another instalment, but may not see director Paul King at the helm.Producer...

Paddington Director In Talks For Disney's Live Action Pinocchio

'Paddington' director Paul King is in talks to direct Disney's live action remake of 'Pinocchio'.After thrilling audiences with two instalments of the movie based on the fictional talking bear, Variety reports that the filmmaker is...

Paul King In Talks To Direct New 'Willy Wonka' Movie

'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' is without a doubt one of the most beloved children's stories to come from critically acclaimed author Roald Dahl. Featuring a bunch of eccentric characters, including the owner of the...

Paul King In Talks To Helm Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Movie

Paul King is in negotiations to helm a new 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' movie.The filmmaker is best known for the critically-acclaimed 'Paddington' movies, but now looks to be setting his sights on another iconic...

Hugh Grant And Brendan Gleeson Added To Paddington 2 Cast

Production has begun on the follow up to the popular 2014 film, with original cast members Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent, Peter Capaldi, Madeleine Harris and Samuel Joslin all returning for another...

Veteran Music Manager Paul King Loses Cancer Battle

The svengali, whose clients included Dire Straits and The Police, lost his four-year battle on Monday (12Oct15). King was the brains behind Dire Straits' milestone 14-show, record-setting Wembley Arena run in the...

Paddington Sequel Is Being Planned

A 'Paddington' sequel is in the works.The film's director Paul King has suggested the sequel will be based on one of author Michael Bond's novels.He told Digital Spy: ''We'd love to do another one, there's...

'Paddington' Adapts A Classic For Today's Kids, But With Nicole Kidman's Evil Touch

After a series of beloved books and cartoons, filmmakers had a big challenge to come up with a big screen version of the story of Paddington bear, combining animation and live-action for a romp akin...

Nicole Kidman Is 'Happy' To Be The Villain

Nicole Kidman loved playing the villain growing up.The 47-year-old actress has admitted that she loves playing the baddie in movies because she was ''happiest'' pretending to be the villain as a child.Nicole - who voiced...

Ben Whishaw To Voice Paddington Bear

Ben Whishaw will provide the voice of Paddington Bear in 'Paddington'.The 33-year-old actor has been revealed as the new voice of the titular bear in the upcoming animation film after Colin Firth parted ways with...

Paddington Bear Makes Debut In Funny New Trailer…Minus His Voice

Missing the lead actor in your movie four months before its release? No problem! As was evidently thought by director Paul King and the makers of the upcoming children's adaptation, Paddington. A new trailer has...

Noo! Colin Firth Calls Paddington Split "Conscious Uncoupling"

Colin Firth has announced that he has walked away from the lead voice role in the upcoming kid's movie adaptation, Paddington, after difficulties matching his voice to that of the CGI bear. The 53 year-old...

Colin Firth Drops Out Of Paddington

Colin Firth has dropped out of 'Paddington'. The 53-year-old actor has pulled out of providing the voice for Paddington Bear in the upcoming animation after admitting that he didn't think his tone was suited to...

He's Almost Here! New 'Paddington' Trailer Teases Arrival Of The Marmalade-loving Bear [Trailer + Pictures]

A teaser trailer has been released to promote this year's upcoming Paddington movie, based on Michael Bond's much-loved children's books and the animated television shows. The King's Speech's Colin Firth will voice the little brown...

Michael Jackson Tribute Concert Draws 50,000

50,0000 people were in attendance for the Michael Jackson tribute show taking place at Cardiff's Millennium stadium last night, including his three children Prince Michael, Michael Jr and Blanket. There had been controversy beforehand as...

Michael Jackson's Children To Attend Tribute Concert

The controversial Michael Jackson tribute concert goes ahead later today (October 8th) in the Welsh capital of Cardiff with the late King of Pop's children set to be in attendance at the Millennium Stadium. The...

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Pixies - De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-On-Sea 12/09/2019 Live Review

Pixies - De La Warr Pavillion, Bexhill-On-Sea 12/09/2019 Live Review

Pixies kicked off the European leg of their latest tour in the sleepy retirement town of Bexhill-On-Sea.

Slaves - Dreamland, Margate 7.9.2019 Live Review

Slaves - Dreamland, Margate 7.9.2019 Live Review

Kent punk duo Slaves held up their pledge to headline a gig on the Kent coast this weekend when they once again took to the Hall By The Sea stage at...

Mark Butcher explains to ContactMusic how he moved from cricket to music [EXCLUSIVE]

Mark Butcher explains to ContactMusic how he moved from cricket to music [EXCLUSIVE]

The batsman is batting for the music industry these days.

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Cafolla talks music from the soul, political influences and his caped exploits [Exclusive]

He is set to unveil his new album 'Cowboys and Africans'.

Brockhampton - Ginger Album Review

Brockhampton - Ginger Album Review

'Ginger' is the kind of album that sees Brockhampton coming to terms with what they've been through.

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