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Sacha Baron-cohen 'Didn't Fit As Freddie Mercury'

Sacha Baron-Cohen wasn't cast as Freddie Mercury because he wasn't ''at heart an actor''. Roger Taylor, who played the drums in the iconic band Queen, has revealed he opted against casting the 'Borat' actor...

16th April 2015

Helen Mirren's 'Fabulous' Workout

Helen Mirren always puts on ''fabulous'' clothes before working out. The 69-year-old actress has revealed she likes to take it easy when she exercises but insists looking good while she does so helps her to...

2nd April 2015

Helen Mirren Brings The Queen To Broadway In Speculative Drama 'The Audience' [Photos]

Dame Helen Mirren returns as Queen Elizabeth II as she brings her hit West End political play 'The Audience' over the pond to Broadway; and, without exaggeration, once again proves to be the most convincing...

By Holly Williams | 9th March 2015

Netflix Confirms New Royal Drama 'The Crown', By Peter Morgan

Netflix has confirmed that it will make an epic royal drama series called The Crown, written by Peter Morgan. The man behind the Oscar winning The Queen will team up with Billy Elliot's Stephen Daldry...

By Michael West | 13th November 2014

Kristin Scott Thomas To Play The Queen In Revival Of 'The Audience'

Kristin Scott Thomas has been confirmed to play The Queen in a revival of Peter Morgan's classic stage play The Audience. The Oscar-nominated actress, 54 - one of the world's finest - will play the...

By Nick Hill | 31st October 2014

Peter Morgan And Ang Lee Working On New Muhammad Ali Movie

Award-winning British screenwriter Peter Morgan is working on a film with director Ang Lee about Muhammad Ali's infamous fights with Joe Frazier.The two boxers fought several historic bouts in the 1970s, and the film will...

27th September 2013

Freddie Mercury Biopic Is 'Very Much Alive'

The team behind the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic insist the film is ''very much alive'' despite Sacha Baron Cohen exiting the lead role.Screenwriter Peter Morgan, who penned the script for the film, recently indicated the...

3rd September 2013

The Things They Say: 3717873

"There have been so many changes, like the new Pope and (Margaret) Thatcher’s death... She doesn’t like it. She gets angry when I do that." Oscar-nominated screenwriter Peter Morgan keeps upsetting Helen Mirren, his leading...

13th June 2013

Bradley Cooper To Star In Steven Spielberg's 'American Sniper'

Bradley Cooper has joined Steven Spielberg's 'American Sniper'.The 'Limitless' star will star in the award-winning director's next film, which will follow the book 'American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in US Military...

4th May 2013

Bradley Cooper To Star In Spielberg's American Sniper

Bradley Cooper is to star in Steven Spielberg's 'American Sniper'.The 'Silver Linings Playbook' actor has signed up to the 'Lincoln' director's next project based on the book 'American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal...

3rd May 2013

Helen Mirren Wins Acting Quadfecta

Helen Mirren had already won acting's trifecta -- best actress trophies at America's Academy Awards, Britain's BAFTAs, and the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.'s Golden Globes. Now, she has become the first actress to win the...

29th April 2013

Ron Howard's 'Rush' Focuses On James Hunt, Niki Lauda Rivalry (Trailer & Pictures)

Chris Hemsworth As James Hunt and Daniel Brühl as Niki Lauda in RushFollowing the relatively disappointing 'The Dilemma', Oscar wining director Ron Howard is back with his latest movie 'Rush', an biographical flick about the...

By Michael West | 11th April 2013

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By Hayley Avron | 17th October 2012

Freddie Mercury Biopic To Be Released In 2014

A Freddie Mercury biopic will be released in early 2014. Brian May confirmed filming for the motion picture - which will tell the story of the late Queen singer's formative years leading up to the...

11th October 2012

Helen Mirren Dusting Off Her Crown To Play ‘The Queen’ Once More

Helen Mirren is set to reprise her career-defining role as ‘The Queen’ for a new stage-play directed by Stephen Daldry. The British star – who scooped an Oscar for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II...

By Jack de Aguilar | 21st September 2012

Dame Helen Mirren To Reprise Her Role As The Queen In New Play

Dame Helen Mirren is to reprise the role that won her a much-coveted Oscar award by playing Elizabeth II in a new play by Peter Morgan called The Audience. Morgan wrote the script for The...

By Contributor | 21st September 2012

British Actress Helen Mirren Set For A Return To The Throne

Helen Mirren will be returning to her role as Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, it has emerged, when the veteran actress will grace the stage at the Gielgud Theatre in London’s West End for a...

By Joe Wilde | 21st September 2012

Peter Morgan Considers Writing Hugh Hefner Biopic

Oscar-nominated screenwriter Peter Morgan has met with Playboy boss Hugh Hefner as he considers penning the script for movie mogul Jerry Weintraub's new biopic about the publisher.Morgan, who received acclaim for his The Queen and...

18th July 2012

Anthony Hopkins Doesn't Pursue Roles

Sir Anthony Hopkins never ''pursues'' interesting movie roles.The veteran actor can soon be seen playing legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock in 'Hitchcock' and though the part was initially offered to him several years ago, he didn't...

14th July 2012

Anthony Hopkins Doesn't Pursue Roles

Sir Anthony Hopkins never ''pursues'' interesting movie roles.The veteran actor can soon be seen playing legendary filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock in 'Hitchcock' and though the part was initially offered to him several years ago, he didn't...

14th July 2012

Bradley Cooper To Make Navy Seal Movie

Bradley Cooper is set to star in 'American Sniper'.The 'Hangover' actor is to produce the movie - based on the autobiography of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle - through his March 1 company and is also...

25th May 2012

Ron Howard: Rush Will Make People Love Formula 1

Ron Howard is going to make people "fall in love" with Formula 1 racing with his new movie 'Rush'.The director has made a film about the worldwide racing tournament which centres on the rivalry between...

3rd November 2011

Peter Morgan's Reluctant Cameo In New Movie

Screenwriter Peter Morgan was keen to have his cameo in new movie 360 axed, because he hated his experience in front of the camera.Jude Law and Rachel Weisz star in the romantic drama and Morgan...

13th October 2011

Solace For Anthony Hopkins?

Sir Anthony Hopkins is set to star in new thriller 'Solace'.The 73-year-old actor is in final discussions with New Line Cinema to take on the role of clairvoyant Dr. John Clancy who is enlisted by...

7th September 2011

360 To Open London Film Festival

Fernando Meirelles' '360' will open this year's London Film Festival. Rachel Weisz, Sir Anthony Hopkins and Jude Law star in the story - written by Peter Morgan ('The Queen') - about the interconnected love lives...

24th August 2011

Chris Hemsworth To Play F1 Driver James Hunt?

Chris Hemsworth will play British Formula One driver James Hunt in his next movie.The 'Thor' actor is in talks to play 1970s racing driver James in 'Rush', which will document the story of his rivalry...

12th July 2011

Ron Howard To Direct Formula 1 Movie 'Rush'

Ron Howard, the acclaimed American filmmaker, is reportedly set to direct the Formula 1 movie 'Rush'. Ron Howard will get behind the camera for the project which tells of the 1970's rivalry between the late...

22nd June 2011

Paul Greengrass To Join A Captain's Duty?

Paul Greengrass is in talks to direct pirate movie 'A Captain's Duty'. The 'Green Zone' filmmaker would work with Tom Hanks on the real-life project about merchant-vessel sailor Richard Phillips, who was taken hostage by...

3rd June 2011

Sacha Baron Cohen Is Perfect Choice To Play Mercury

Sacha Baron Cohen is the perfect choice to play Freddie Mercury onscreen, according to Brian May. Although the Queen guitarist is apprehensive about a biopic of the band's legendary lead singer - who died from...

28th April 2011

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Leaked "Batman vs. Superman" Trailer Generates Extra Publicity

As far as publicity goes, the leaked Batman vs. Superman trailer may...

Watch The Old Meet The New As 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Teaser Excites Fans [Trailer & Pictures]

Star Wars fans got what they’d been waiting for on Thursday, as the...

Jennifer Lopez To Pay Tribute To The Late Selena Quintanilla

Almost two decades after portraying Selena Quintanilla on the big screen...

George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

It's now time to get excited for what looks to be one of the most visually...

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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