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De Niro And Stone Blasted As Nightmare Interviewees

Hollywood stars ROBERT DE NIRO and SHARON STONE have been slammed for their terrible interviewing skills, by a British TV presenter. Scots showbiz reporter CARLA ROMANO, the Hollywood correspondent for ITV1 show GM.TV, found...

Raging Bull Tops Sports Movie List

ROBERT DE NIRO's portrayal of boxer JAKE LA MOTTA in RAGING BULL has been named the best sports movie of all time in a new US magazine poll. The cult 1980 film beat golf...

Tarver Plans To Fight Stallone For Real

Boxer ANTONIO TARVER isn't planning to pull any punches when he takes on fictional fighter ROCKY BALBOA in ROCKY VI - because director SYLVESTER STALLONE wants the bouts to be the film world's most authentic....

Connery To Be Awarded Top Afi Honour

Veteran actor SIR SEAN CONNERY is to be awarded the American Film Institute's (AFI) Life Achievement Award to honour his outstanding contribution to film. Scottish Connery is most famous for his role as superspy...

Vandals Attack Kill Bill Church

The remote Lancaster, California chapel used for a wedding day shoot-out in QUENTIN TARANTINO's KILL BILL has been vandalised by a suspected Los Angeles gang. The Calvary Baptist Church, which housed the gruesome scene,...

De Niro To Play Hollywood Producer

Iconic actor ROBERT DE NIRO has signed up to star as a movie producer in new independent film WHAT JUST HAPPENED. The RAGING BULL Oscar-winner's character struggles to hold onto his morality in unscrupulous...

Fascinating Fact 411

Oscar winner AL PACINO received the 20th annual American Cinematheque Award on Friday (21OCT05) in Los Angeles, with several of his fellow actors paying tribute to him. Among those singing his praises were KEANU REEVES,...

Goodfellas Named Greatest Movie Of All Time

Director MARTIN SCORSESE's classic mafia drama GOODFELLAS has been voted the greatest movie of all time in a poll of experts by British magazine Total Film. The 1990 movie, which stars ROBERT DE NIRO,...

Sticky Fingaz Surrenders After Gun Controversy

ONYX star STICKY FINGAZ surrendered to authorities in New York City yesterday morning (18OCT05), after allegedly leaving a gun in his hotel room on Monday (17OCT05). The SLAM rapper, real name KIRK JONES, reportedly...

Robert De Niro Was Really Waiting For Bananarama

British girlband BANANARAMA were left in shock when Hollywood icon ROBERT DE NIRO asked to meet them after they released their hit single ROBERT DE NIRO'S WAITING in 1984. The SHY BOY hitmakers were...

Foster: 'Scorsese Inspired My Career'

JODIE FOSTER credits film-maker MARTIN SCORSESE with firing her passion for acting, because she didn't rate the profession before she starred in his hit movie TAXI DRIVER. Foster, who found fame as a child...

De Niro's Style Inspires Franz Ferdinand Star

FRANZ FERDINAND frontman ALEX KAPRANOS turns to Hollywood to inspire his distinctive style, and suave movie star ROBERT DE NIRO is his top fashion icon. The Scottish star loves De Niro's sharp suits, and...

De Niro Can't Get The Staff

Hollywood veteran ROBERT DE NIRO is allegedly facing a domestic headache after firing his household staff - because no one wants to replace them. The RAGING BULL star is at a loose end after...

The Things They Say 289

"He kept picking me up and taking me to cafes and, at the time, ROBERT DE NIRO didn't talk very much - he wasn't a very good lunch partner. I was pretty bored." JODIE FOSTER...

Williams And Cosby Blast Bush Over Katrina Response

A series of celebrities including ROBIN WILLIAMS and BILL COSBY have slammed US President GEORGE W BUSH for his response to last month's (AUG05) Hurricane Katrina. Speaking at New York's Higher Ground benefit on...

Chan Gives Up Action

JACKIE CHAN is so desperate to be taken seriously as an actor he is refusing star in anymore action movies. The 51-year-old THE TUXEDO star hates being known for his martial arts skills over his...

De Niro, Jolie + Damon Help Hurricane Victims

ROBERT DE NIRO closed the set of his THE GOOD SHEPHERD movie early yesterday (31AUG05) so that he and stars MATT DAMON and ANGELINA JOLIE could help raise cash for victims of Hurricane Katrina at...

Damon's Girlfriend Rushed To Hospital

Hollywood star MATT DAMON's girlfriend LUCIANA BARROSO was rushed to a New York City hospital on Sunday (28AUG05), after she was struck down with food poisoning. The pretty Floridian is currently staying with her...

Bloody Mess Inspires New Franz Ferdinand Song

FRANZ FERDINAND's new tune THE FALLEN documents a fight singer ALEX KAPRANOS had with a musician pal, who wanted a black eye as part of his stage costume. The frontman recalls his unnamed friend...

Ledger Blasts Advertising Actors

Australian actor HEATH LEDGER has blasted his Hollywood counterparts for "whoring" themselves to multi-million dollar advertising campaigns. The 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU star, 26, and pregnant girlfriend MICHELLE WILLIAMS keep a low-profile...

Housekeeper Targeted De Niro's Wife Because She Was Mean

The housekeeper charged with stealing item's from ROBERT DE NIRO's New York home deliberately targeted his wife, actress GRACE HIGHTOWER, because she was so mean to her. Polish immigrant LUCYNA TURYK-WAWRYNOWICZ, 35, has been...

De Niro's Dominican Trip

Actor ROBERT DE NIRO has travelled to the Dominican Republic to meet the president, and carry out research for his new movie about the CIA, which he will direct and star in. De Niro...

De Palma To Retouch The Untouchables

Movie mogul BRIAN DE PALMA is revisiting his epic gangster film THE UNTOUCHABLES almost 20 years after it became a huge hit. The filmmaker is keen to make prequel THE UNTOUCHABLES: CAPONE RISING in...

De Niro Fuming After Paper Interviews Young Neighbour

Legendary actor ROBERT DE NIRO has slammed an American newspaper after finding out it interviewed his nine-year-old neighbour. The NEW YORK POST swooped after news De Niro's housekeeper had been arrested for stealing jewellery...

Stone's Disbelief At Casino Oscar Nod

SHARON STONE will never forget the moment she heard she had been nominated for an OSCAR for her performance in 1995 movie CASINO - because all six of her telephones started to ring simultaneously....

De Niro Nanny Charged With Jewellery Thefts

ROBERT DE NIRO's child minder LUCYNA TURYK-WAWRYNOWICZ (corr) has been charged with stealing jewellery from the actor and his wife GRACE HIGHTOWER. The 35-year-old Polish nanny, who has cared for the offspring of some...

De Niro Sheds A Tear At Dad's Painting Exhibit

ROBERT DE NIRO was brought to tears on Saturday (18JUN05) when he attended an exhibition of paintings by his late father in France. The showcase of 56 works in Roubaix's La Piscine Museum is...

Lucas Receives Afi Honour

GEORGE LUCAS received a lifetime achievement award from the AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE (AFI) last night (09JUN05). The STAR WARS creator accepted his award from OSCAR-winning film-maker STEVEN SPIELBERG - and stars of the original...

De Niro Checks Out London's Treasury

Movie legend ROBERT DE NIRO amazed onlookers when he was spotted "striding purposefully" around the British Government's Treasury building in London. The 61-year-old actor-turned-director was exploring Westminster - the English capital's...

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Tangerine - Trailer

'Tangerine' is an upcoming film from director Sean Baker ('Starlet', 'Greg the Bunny'). The film was written by Baker...

Miley Cyrus Praises Bruce Jenner As Her 'Hero' While Launching Homeless Charity

While some might be more concerned about her love life or the colour...