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Plan B Faced Fights And Attacks On Tough London Set

British singer/director PLAN B faced a constant threat of danger while shooting his new movie in a tough London neighbourhood as the crew was targeted by local thugs.The rapper/actor has stepped behind the camera for...

Plan B Struggled To Be Taken Seriously

British rapper PLAN B had to fight prejudice when he started out as a rapper - because critics wrote him off as a "wannabe black man".The singer/rapper - real name Benjamin Paul Ballance-Drew - gained...

Bt Digital Music Awards Nominations Announced

Dizzee Rascal, Cheryl Cole and Gorillaz have been shortlisted for this year's BT Digital Music Awards. Nominations for the awards - which celebrates the rising importance of the internet in music - were opened to...

More Stars For 'Heroes' Concert

Katherine Jenkins, Alesha Dixon and Enrique Iglesias have joined the line up for September's 'Heroes' charity concert in London.The concert - which will also feature Robbie Williams and James Blunt, among others - will raise...

Plan B Eyeing Comedy Show

British singer PLAN B is eyeing a move to the small screen - he's developing a new comedy sketch show, according to a U.K. report.The star, real name Ben Drew, is said to have met...

Plan B Pulls Festival Slot For Film Project

British singer PLAN B has cancelled his appearance at a U.K. festival to direct a film.The star, real name Ben Drew, has pulled out of appearing at the Jersey Live festival next month (05Sep10) due...

Brad Pitt Set For World War Z

Brad Pitt is confirmed to star in 'World War Z'. The 46-year-old actor has been confirmed by the author of the original book, Max Brooks, to be taking a starring role in the project. It...

Julia Roberts Making More Movies With Murphy

Julia Roberts will re-team with director Ryan Murphy in her next movie.The pair have impressed Sony with their efforts on forthcoming film 'Eat, Pray, Love' that the studio have made "one of the year's biggest...

'Intimidating' Star Plan B

Plan B believes people find him "unapproachable and intimidating".The British singer-and-actor thinks the violent character he played in crime drama 'Harry Brown', alongside Sir Michael Caine, has made the public wary of him.He told Britain's...

Plan B's Rap Rejected By Label

Plan B will release his new album himself after his record label rejected his return to rap.The musician - who will perform at the action sports and music festival Relentless NASS this weekend - was...

Plan B's Role Model Status

Plan B has become a reluctant "role model" since he scored a number one record.The British rapper and singer - whose second album 'The Defamation of Strickland Banks' shot straight to number one in the...

Brad Pitt Surfing On Riptide?

Brad Pitt is reportedly being lined up for a role in new thriller 'Riptide'.The Oscar-nominated actor - who recently acquired the screen rights to 'The Imperfectionist', which he will produce with his company Plan B...

Plan B's New Festival Friends

Plan B was befriended by a group of celebrities at the Glastonbury Festival last night (26.06.10).The 'She Said' hitmaker was treated like a guest of honour by his fellow stars, who rushed to introduce themselves...

Imperfectionist Brad Pitt

Brad Pitt has acquired the screen rights to 'The Imperfectionist'. The Hollywood heartthrob has signed a deal through his production company Plan B for the rights to the Tom Rachman-penned novel alongside his business partner...

Tinie Tempah Leads Uma Nominations

Newcomer Tinie Tempah has received a record four nominations at this year's Urban Music Awards.The London rapper has been nominated for Best Newcomer, Best Collaboration for his single 'Pass Out', Best HipHop Act and Best...

Paolo Nutini's Record With A View

Paolo Nutini is writing an album with Kyle Falconer.The 'Candy' singer admits he and The View frontman - who he previously worked with on the group's track 'Covers' - are desperate to record together but...

Plan B Wants To Act And Sing

Plan B wants to build on his music success by making a film with Guy Ritchie. The rapper - whose second album 'The Defamation of Strickland Banks' has gone straight to number one in the...

Plan B Blasts Out Of Touch Kanye

Plan B has blasted Kanye West for losing touch with reality. The 'Stay Too Long ' singer thinks the rapper proved his ego is out of control after he invaded the stage at the 2009...

Plan B Receives Indecent Proposal

Plan B gets people offering their girlfriends to him now he is famous. The soul infused rapper - real name Ben Drew - told how chart success with his singles 'Stay Too Long' and 'She...

Plan B's Boyband Break

Plan B started off his musical career writing for a boyband. The soul and hip hop star started in music aged 11 when he wrote a song for his friends after they formed a band...

Noel Gallagher Gets Courteeners

Noel Gallagher's support acts at his upcoming Teenage Cancer Trust shows have been announced.The former Oasis guitarist will be joined by fellow Manchester rockers The Courteeners on March 25, while rapper-and-singer Plan B will open...

Kasabian To Rock V Festival

Kasabian have revealed they are to headline this year's V Festival. The rockers - who have played before at the annual two-day festival which is held in Essex and South Staffordshire over the last weekend...

Weinsteins Not Pulling Nine Out Of Theaters

The Weinstein Co. on Wednesday denied several reports indicating that it plans to cut the number of theaters currently screening its musical Nine , which had a disappointing opening last weekend. David Glasser, an operations...

Rap Star Robert De Niro

Robert De Niro wants to be a rapper.The 66-year-old actor wants to work with hip-hop star 50 Cent after they became good friends while shooting the movie 'Righteous Kill' last year and thinks a track...

Robert De Niro Wants 'Regular' Stars

Robert De Niro thinks actors become famous too early.The 66-year-old actor believes his struggle to find success in his early career has kept him grounded and feels modern stars need time to find their feet.He...

Siavash Wanted Noirin Wedding

Siavash wanted to marry Noirin.The events organiser admitted he was devastated when the Irish beauty - who was evicted on Friday (31.07.09) - turned her back on their brief romance when her ex-boyfriend Isaac entered...

Oscar Gets A Reprieve

The end of the writers' strike will also mean that the Academy Awards show will go on employing producer Gil Cates's Plan A. (A contingency Plan B that would have seen the Oscars show reduced...

Fincher's A 'Killer'

Fight Club director David Fincher is to helm an adaptation of little-known graphic novel The Killer, reports claim.Originally published in 1988, the book by French writer Alexis Nolent, aka Matz, tells the story of an...

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Pitt Misses Out On Oscars Producer Prize

BRAD PITT will join BEYONCE KNOWLES among those snubbed for a big prize at the Oscars next month (FEB07), after learning he's not eligible to land a producing credit for THE DEPARTED. Pitt and former...

Plan B Refused To Choose Rap Over Acoustic

British rapper PLAN B achieved his unique sound because he refused to follow genres and choose between being a conventional rapper and a singer/songwriter. The Londoner, real name BEN DREW, has enjoyed massive success with...

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