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Patty Jenkins To Direct Thor 2?

Patty Jenkins is being considered to direct 'Thor 2'. The filmmaker - who directed Charlize Theron to an Oscar in 2003 movie 'Monster' - is a frontrunner to helm the project, with Marvel Studios in...

Elton John Making Movie Biopic

Sir Elton John is to make a biopic about his life.The legendary singer and his partner David Furnish - who own production company Rocket Pictures - have teamed up playwright Lee Hall to create 'Rocketman',...

Jane Lynch Hits Out At 'Poor Little' Ricky Gervais

Jane Lynch, the American Hollywood star, has received a series of positive reviews for her hosting of Sunday evening's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Between a number of lavish costume changes, Lynch delivered a series...

Chris Evans Talks About New Stan Lee Cameo

Chris Evans has been speaking about Stan Lee's cameo in up-coming blockbuster movie The Avengers.Speaking to Mtv.com, the Captain America star said "It's great!" while Lee himself described the line as "probably the funniest line...

Joss Whedon: 'The Avengers Is A Ridiculous Concept'

Joss Whedon thinks 'The Avengers' is a "ridiculous concept". The director - who is currently shooting the project with stars including Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr, and Scarlett Johansson - admits the comic-book based film,...

Downey, Jr. To Be A Dad Again

Robert Downey, JR. is counting down to another Due Date - his wife Susan Downey is pregnant with their first child.The actor, who played a man rushing home to be with his pregnant wife in...

Robert Downey Jr. To Be A Father Again

Robert Downey Jr's wife Susan Levin is pregnant. The couple - who have been married for six years - are set to welcome the new addition to their family in February, 37-year-old Susan's aunt has...

Beyonce Knowles' Pregnancy To Delay Star Is Born Remake?

Beyonce Knowles' pregnancy could delay production on 'A Star Is Born'. The 'Halo' singer announced she is expecting her first child with husband Jay-Z during the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday (28.08.11) and while...

Robert Downey Jr Was A 'Grumpy' Sherlock

Robert Downey Jr. was "grumpy" when he first started shooting 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows'.The 46-year-old actor - who reprises his role as Arthur Conan Doyle's legendary detective in the second film in the...

Ricky Gervais Rejects Role In Us Office

Ricky Gervais has turned down the chance to play the boss in the US version of his hit show The Office.The comedian has already appeared in the American show making a brief cameo as British...

Guy Ritchie Had Doubts About Sherlock Holmes Film

Guy Ritchie had doubts about the first 'Sherlock Holmes' movie.The 42-year-old director - who is taking the helm of the second film in the franchise 'A Game of Shadows' - admits when he shot his...

Ricky Gervais Asked To Host Globes Again

Ricky Gervais has been asked to host the Golden Globe Awards again.The British funnyman caused controversy earlier this year with his second stint in charge at the prestigious ceremony - which saw him poke fun...

Renner Desperate To Work With Downey Jr

Jeremy Renner is frustrated he has yet to share screen time with Robert Downey Jr - even though both star in superhero blockbuster The Avengers.The epic movie boasts several superhero characters, including Downey Jr's Iron...

Robert Downey Jr: 'Film Leaks Are Important'

Robert Downey Jr. is glad people don't think 'The Avengers' looks "like garbage".The 'Due Date' actor - who is set to reprise the role of Iron Man in the forthcoming Marvel comic book adaptation -...

Robert Downey Jr Doesn't Know Iron Man 3 Story

Robert Downey Jr. does not yet know the story to 'Iron Man 3'. The 'Due Date' actor is due to reprise the role of Tony Stark/Iron Man in the third instalment of the franchise, but...

Robert Downey Jr. To Produce Uss Indianapolis Movie

Robert Downey Jr. is to produce a movie about the sinking of the USS Indianapolis.The 'Iron Man' actor and his wife Susan Downey want to bring a film about the tragic World War II incident...

Justin Theroux Ready For Comedy

Justin Theroux would love to direct a comedy. The 'Your Highness' actor - who co-wrote 'Tropic Thunder' with Ben Stiller - admitted working on the action satire which also stars funnyman Jack Black and Robert...

Dicaprio Named Highest-paid Actor In Hollywood

Two actors who began their careers playing mostly androgynous characters in low-budget art films but who went on to star in huge blockbusters are now the highest-earning actors in Hollywood, according to Forbes magazine. Leonardo...

Chris Evans Thrilled With Geek Look In Captain America

Chris Evans has praised the special effects team on 'Captain America: The First Avenger' for making him look like a geek. The 30-year-old actor - who put on 15lbs of muscle for the role -...

Evans And Hemswoth's Avengers Bonding

Chris Evans and Chris Hemsworth looked out for each other on the set of 'The Avengers'. The actors star as Captain America and Thor, the god of thunder respectively in the new Marvel superhero adaptation...

The Avengers Leaked Trailer Leaves Fans Bemused

A leaked trailer for forthcoming comic-book flick 'The Avengers' appeared to hit the web on Sunday (17th July 2011), leaving fans speculating about his legitimacy. It was assumed the teaser clip would make its debut...

Chris Evans Was Uncomfortable In Superhero Suit

Chris Evans didn't enjoy wearing his "uncomfortable" superhero costume in 'Captain America: First Avenger'.The 30-year-old actor - who plays the Marvel comic book character in the forthcoming movie - did not enjoy his time inside...

Guy Ritchie 'Couldn't Help' But Make Sherlock Sequel

Guy Ritchie "couldn't help" but agree to make another 'Sherlock Holmes' movie.The filmmaker is normally reluctant to work on sequels but couldn't resist the chance to work with Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law -...

Leonardo Dicaprio To Star With Beyonce In A Star Is Born?

Leonardo DiCaprio could join Beyonce Knowles in the remake of 'A Star Is Born'.The 'Inception' star is currently working with Clint Eastwood on the biopic 'J. Edgar' but the Oscar winning director is hoping to...

Depp, Downey, Jr. And Franco Turn Down Gotti Role

Movie bosses behind the upcoming Gotti family biopic are struggling to fill the role of John Gotti, JR. after Johnny Depp, Robert Downey, JR. and James Franco all turned down the part.The star-studded cast of...

Downey, Jr. Presents Film Award To Foxx

Robert Downey, JR. paid tribute to his Due Date co-star Jamie Foxx on Saturday (04Jun11) as he honoured his pal with a special acting award.The Iron Man star presented Foxx with the Renaissance Award in...

Rachel Mcadams' Sherlock Exploration

Rachel McAdams "explored" her character further in the 'Sherlock Holmes' sequel.The 32-year-old Canadian actress - who has a cameo role in 'Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows', which stars Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law...

Pioneering Newsman Wershba Dies

The pioneering U.S. newsman portrayed by Robert Downey, JR. in Oscar-nominated drama Good Night And Good Luck has died at the age of 90.Joseph Wershba passed away in Long Island, New York on Saturday (14May11)...

Veteran Cbs Newsman Joseph Wershba Dead At 90

Broadcast news pioneer Joseph Wershba, who worked with Ed Murrow on his historic See It Now broadcasts that helped bring down Senator Joseph McCarthy in the 1950s and was one of the original 60 Minutes...

Hugh Hefner: James Bond Is Playboy Inspired

Hugh Hefner claims Bond girls are based on Playboy bunnies. The 85-year-old magazine mogul thinks James Bond author Ian Curtis was inspired by his Playboy publication and claims he can see the similarities between the...

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