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Fighter Jared Harris

Jared Harris loves doing fight scenes. The 40-year-old actor - who is renowned for playing David Robert Jones in TV series 'Fringe' - particularly enjoyed fighting in scenes as the villainous Moriarty in 'Sherlock Holmes:...

Robert Downey Jr Wins Plaudits, But Sherlock Stalls

The heavily touted sequel to 2009 adventure flick Sherlock Holmes, starring Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law as the detective and his partner Watson stalled at the box-office this weekend. The weak takings were indicative...

Downey, Jr Upsets Sherlock Expert With Name Slip

Robert Downey, JR upset the world's foremost Sherlock Holmes expert by calling the super sleuth's sidekick by his first name in his new movie.The actor befriended Malibu, California-based tax lawyer Leslie Klinger while preparing to...

Demanding Director Guy Ritchie

Guy Ritchie "demanded" a lot of stunt work from the stars of 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'. The British director admits Jude Law, Noomi Rapace and Robert Downey Jr. - who all appear in...

Robert Downey Jr. Upset Sherlock Holmes Expert

Robert Downey Jr. upset the Sherlock Holmes expert on his latest film by being too informal. The 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' star offended the continuity director while filming by constantly referring to his...

Noomi Rapace 'Amazed' By Law And Downey Stunts

Noomi Rapace was "amazed" Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law do their own stunts.The Swedish actress stared alongside the Hollywood hunks in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows', and she was surprised at how into...

'Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows' Opens Today

'SHERLOCK HOLMES: A GAME OF SHADOWS' has opened in cinemas today, December 16th in a film which sees Robert Downey Jr reprise his role as the famous detective, though if its reviews are anything to...

Movie Reviews Sherlock Holmes Game Of Shadows

Although Arthur Conan Doyle would probably not recognize the characters he created if he returned from the grave today, the new Sherlock Holmes, played by Robert Downey Jr., and Dr. Watson, played by Jude Law,...

Downey, Jr. Laughs Off Some Like It Hot Remake Rumours

Robert Downey, JR. has laughed off rumours he and his Sherlock Holmes co-star Jude Law are set to take on the lead roles in a remake of Hollywood classic Some Like It Hot.The Hollywood actors...

Noomi Rapace's Sherlock English Nerves

Noomi Rapace was scared she would be in a "prison" on the set of 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'. The Swedish beauty plays the role of Gypsy fighter Simzer in the Guy Ritchie-directed sequel,...

Jude Law: Acting Is Like Being Sherlock

Jude Law says being an actor is like being Sherlock Holmes.The 38-year-old actor - who plays the fictional detective's responsible sidekick Dr. John Watson in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' - admits his job...

Noomi Rapace Couldn't Pass On Sherlock Sequel

Noomi Rapace felt like the 'Sherlock Holmes' sequel was an "amazing opportunity" she couldn't pass up. The Swedish actress plays the role of gypsy Sim in the Guy Ritchie-directed follow-up to the 2009 film, and...

Guy Ritchie Wanted 3-D Sherlock Sequel

Guy Ritchie "pushed" for 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows' to be in 3-D. The British director was keen for the sequel - starring Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law - to use innovative forms...

Robert Downey Jr's Monkey Drug Disguise

Robert Downey Jr. once wore a monkey mask to stop people knowing he was "blitzed". The 46-year-old actor - who was arrested a number of times on drug-related charges from 1996 to 2001 - admits...

Robert Downey Jr's Sherlock Terror

Robert Downey Jr. was "pretty terrified" filming scenes with Jared Harris in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'.The 46-year-old actor - who reprises his role as the fictional British sleuth in the movie - felt...

Downey, Jr. And Law Tipped For Some Like It Hot Remake

Sherlock Holmes co-stars Robert Downey, JR. and Jude Law have been tipped to take on the lead roles in an upcoming remake of Some Like It Hot.The actors have starred together in two films based...

Sherlock Stuntman Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. did most of his own stunts in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'.The 46-year-old actor reprises his role as the fictional British sleuth in the crime thriller and he was keen to...

Robert Downey Jr Praises Iron Man 3 Script

Robert Downey Jr. thinks the 'Iron Man 3' script is the "best" he has read.The 46-year-old actor is set to reprise the role of businessman Tony Stark/Iron Man for the fourth time - following on...

Theron, Beckinsale, Depp & Downey, Jr. Top 2012 Hot List

Charlize Theron, Kate Beckinsale, Johnny Depp and Robert Downey, JR. have topped a new list to find the sexiest movie stars of next year's (12) blockbusters.Editors at leading movie news and ticket website Fandango.com asked...

Kristen Stewart Named Biggest Bargain In Hollywood

Kristen Stewart has topped Forbes annual list of the best actors for the buck, which ranks stars in order of how much their movies made compared with their earnings. The Twilight actress was considered the...

Rachel Mcadams Dazzles At Sherlock Holmes Premiere

Actress Rachel Mcadams was the star attraction at the Sherlock Holmes: Game of Shadows premiere in Los Angeles on Tuesday night (December 6, 2011) and didn't disappoint in a floor-length silver Marchesa dress.The cast of...

Kristen Stewart Named World's Most Bankable Star

Forbes magazine's 'Most Bankable' list is out, with 'Twilight Saga' stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson unsurprisingly leading the way. The list works by calculating how much the star's film will gross per $1 that...

Downey, Jr. Excited To Be Having A Boy

Robert Downey, JR. has spoken of his joy after discovering his pregnant wife Susan is expecting a son.The Iron Man star and his film producer partner are set to become parents together for the first...

Patty Jenkins Drops Out Of Thor 2

Patty Jenkins has dropped out of directing 'Thor 2'. The filmmaker - who directed Charlize Theron to an Oscar in 2003 movie 'Monster' - has quit the Marvel Studios sequel, which is expected to hit...

Robert Downey Jr Expecting A Boy

Robert Downey Jr. has jokingly revealed his unborn baby is a boy.The Hollywood star and his wife Susan Levin are expecting their first child together and the actor has seemingly confessed the tot's gender.While speaking...

Downey, Jr. Suggested Transvestite Scene For Sherlock

Robert Downey, JR. dressed in women's clothes on the set of his new Sherlock Holmes movie after suggesting the idea to producers.The actor has revealed his super-sleuth character was supposed to go undercover as a...

Downey Jr. To Be A Working Dad

Robert Downey, JR. has no plans to take time off from movie-making when he becomes a father again next year (12), insisting he "can't see that happening" in the near future.The actor's wife Susan Downey...

Robert Downey Jr. Stressing Over Turning 50

Robert Downey Jr. is starting to "stress" about turning 50.The 46-year-old actor - whose wife Susan is expecting their first child together - says he is enjoying everything about his life at the moment but...

Tom Hiddleston's Avengers Hug

Tom Hiddleston felt like he was having a "group hug" on the set of 'The Avengers'. The British actor portrays his 'Thor' character Loki in the forthcoming Marvel comic book movie, and while the film's...

Simon Cowell Excited About Gervais' Globes Return

Simon Cowell is delighted Ricky Gervais is hosting the Golden Globes again next year - and wants the comic to be even harder on the star-studded audience.The music mogul loved the 'Life's Too Short' star's...

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