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Christian Bale Suggests Moses Could Be Considered A "Terrorist"

Christian Bale says Moses - the character he plays in Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings - is "far more human and fallible" than he had imagined, going so far as suggesting he could be...

Christian Bale Defends Primarily White 'Exodus: Gods And Kings' Casting

Oscar-winner Christian Bale has defended the controversial casting decisions made for Ridley Scott's new epic Exodus: Gods and Kings. The movie has been criticized for its near all-white casting, though Bale says he's already looking...

A Week In Movies: Exodus And The Third Hobbit Premiere In London, As M:i 5 Films Across Town, Spectre Is Announced And Star Wars Teases The Internet

Ridley Scott was on hand for the premiere of his new biblical epic Exodus: Gods and Kings in London this week. Also on the red carpet were cast members Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Ben Kingsley,...

Hold Your Horses: Ridley Scott Could Still Direct 'Blade Runner 2'

Thousands of Blade Runner fans let out a collective depressing sigh last week after it was reported Ridley Scott would not be directing the hugely anticipated sequel to the 1982 classic. Sure, Scott was due...

Ridley Scott Could Still Direct Blade Runner Sequel

Ridley Scott has reopened the possibility of directing the 'Blade Runner' sequel.The 77-year-old movie-maker was responsible for the first film in 1982 and although he's previously said he won't be returning to the role for...

Joel Edgerton Wore 'Solid Gold Thong' Under His Costume

Joel Edgerton wore a ''solid gold thong'' underneath his 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' costume.The 40-year-old actor stars as Ramses in the upcoming action-adventure-drama and his co-star Christian Bale, who stars as his enemy Moses, has...

Sir Ridley Scott Remembers Tragic Brother At Film Premiere

Filmmaker Sir Ridley Scott paid tribute to his tragic brother Tony at the London premiere of his new blockbuster, Exodus: Gods & Kings, on Wednesday (03Dec14), revealing the epic is dedicated to his sibling.Fellow director...

Ridley Scott Opens Up About Agony Of Brother's Suicide

Filmmaker Sir Ridley Scott has spoken of his pain following the "inexplicable" death of his brother.Tony Scott, who directed films including Top Gun and Beverly Hills Cop Ii, committed suicide in 2012 after a long...

Ridley Scott: "Mohammad So-and-so Isn't Going To Get My Movie Financed"

Ridley Scott has responded to the apparent lack of ethnic diversity in his latest movie Exodus: Gods and Kings, saying that having a lead actor called "Mohammad so-and-so" wouldn't enable him to get a film...

Ridley Scott Addresses Exodus: Gods And Kings Casting Controversy

Filmmaker Ridley Scott is responding to criticisms surrounding his casting of American, European and Australian actors for lead roles in Exodus: Gods And Kings, insisting the decision was all about securing financing.The Prometheus director has...

Ridley Scott No Longer Directing 'Blade Runner 2' But Harrison Ford Will Still Appear

Ridley Scott has confirmed he will no longer direct the sequel to Blade Runner, instead opting to serve as a producer. The veteran British director revealed the news during an interview with Variety to promote...

Ridley Scott Misses Brother Tony

Ridley Scott got ''very close'' to his brother Tony Scott before his death.The 76-year-old filmmaker's sibling died at the age of 68 in August 2012 when he committed suicide, leaving Ridley devastated.However, the 'Alien' director...

Ridley Scott Won't Direct Blade Runner Sequel

Ridley Scott won't be directing the 'Blade Runner' sequel.The 76-year-old director - who helmed the original sci-fi thriller in 1982 - has confessed he will not be returning to the director's chair for the follow...

Fx Lands Rights To Bbc Series 'Taboo', With Tom Hardy

FX has landed the domestic rights to the BBC period drama Taboo, which will star Tom Hardy. The series hails from Ridley Scott and World War Z scribe Steven Knight and is the first project...

Japanese Actor Ken Takakura, Star Of 'Black Rain', Dies Aged 83

Veteran Japanese film star Ken Takakura has died at the age of 83, it has been announced. The actor passed away on November 10th at a Tokyo hospital after suffering from lymphoma. A private funeral...

Matt Damon To Star In Downsizing

Matt Damon will star in 'Downsizing'.The 44-year-old actor is set to star in the new film which will be directed by Alexander Payne, who also co-wrote the social satire about a man shrinking himself, alongside...

Sean Bean Joins The Martian

Sean Bean is set to star in 'The Martian'.The 55-year-old actor will join forces with Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain and Jeff Daniels for director Ridley Scott's sci-fi movie in which he will portray a NASA...

Ridley Scott And Lynda Obst Planning Tv Series Based On Ebola Book 'The Hot Zone’

Mega producers Ridley Scott and Lynda Obst are planning a new mini series together, based on Richard Preston's best-seller, The Hot Zone. The non-fiction book, published in 1994, chroncials the outbreak of viral hemorrhagic fevers,...

Ridley Scott's Ebola Outbreak Drama Fast-tracked For Tv

Filmmaker Ridley Scott is developing a new Tv drama about the Ebola epidemic.Based on Richard Preston's 1994 bestseller The Hot Zone, Scott's project - a collaboration between the director and producer Lynda Obst - has...

Jeff Daniels Offered Role In The Martian

Jeff Daniels has begun talks over appearing in Ridley Scott's new film, 'The Martian'.Daniels, 59, could star in the new flick alongside the likes of Jessica Chastain and Kate Mara, who have also be offered...

Prometheus 2 Will Not Feature Xenomorph Aliens

Ridley Scott has confirmed the sequel to 'Prometheus' will not feature any of the Xenomorph aliens.The 76-year-old filmmaker says the classic HR Giger 'Alien' design will not appear in the much-anticipated sequel.Speaking to Yahoo, Scott...

Ridley Scott Will Make 'Blade Runner 2' After 'The Martian'

Ridley Scott has revealed that the script for Blade Runner 2 is finished and that Harrison Ford is ready to reprise his role as Deckard. Scott's iconic 1982 movie - about a man hired to...

Ridley Scott Says Script For Blade Runner Sequel Is Complete

Ridley Scott has revealed the script for the 'Blade Runner' sequel is complete.What's more, the website Den of Geek reports that the much-hyped new film will feature Hollywood legend Harrison Ford, who starred in the...

Ridley Scott: Exodus 'Biggest' Film I've Ever Made

Ridley Scott says 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' is the ''biggest'' movie he's ever made.The 'Prometheus' director is currently in post-production for the upcoming drama about Moses' hand in leading the Israelite slaves out of Egypt...

See Heavily Eye-linered Christian Bale As Moses In Ridley Scott's 'Exodus: Gods And Kings' [Trailer & Pictures]

Director Ridley Scott has dealt with some epic stories whether it's the might of the Roman Empire and the obsession with gladiators, slavering murderous aliens in space or legends of British folklore. But now the...

James Gunn 'Terrified' Of Releasing Guardians Of The Galaxy

James Gunn is ''terrified'' about the upcoming release of 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.The 43-year-old director of the Marvel Comics film has admitted he's nervous about finally finishing the production and seeing it enter cinemas on...

Debbie Harry: 'My Biggest Regret Is Turning Down Blade Runner'

Debbie Harry regrets turning down a role in Sir Ridley Scott's 1982 blockbuster Blade Runner.The Blondie star was the first choice to play rebellious humanoid Pris in the sci-fi classic, but she was forced to...

Harrison Ford And Ridley Scott Bury Hatchet

Harrison Ford and Ridley Scott appear to have buried the hatchet.The pair fell out during the filming of 1982's 'Blade Runner' but they met at restaurant 34 in London's Mayfair and made amends over a...

Could Will Smith's Role In Ridley Scott's Nfl Drama Land Him His First Academy Award?

Will Smith is in talks to star in Ridley Scott’s upcoming NFL drama, currently untitled. Will he be doing a Denzel Washington and Samuel L. Jackson style coach role or starring as a player/retired player?...

Will Smith To Star In Nfl Drama Based On 'Game Brain' Concussion Article

Will Smith is close to signing up for Peter Landesman's untitled drama about the NFL's concussion problem, based on the GQ article Game Brain. Ridley Scott will produce for his Scott Free production company.Will Smith...

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