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Charlie Sheen's 'Normal' Return

Charlie Sheen surprised workmates with his "normal" return to work. The 'Two And A Half Men' actor returned to the set of his hit TV show yesterday (02.11.10) - one week after he trashed a...

3rd November 2010

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"We were in high school together (but) we didn't really hang out. It sounds like we could have really partied... He's a grown man... The only advice I would give him is, 'Don't get arrested.'"...

2nd November 2010

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"All I know is he was not brought into custody so he's got me beat. I can't stay out of custody. He went to hospital but that's different. That's people coming and checking your vitals,...

2nd November 2010

Downey, Jr. Claims Galifianakis' Tv Joint Was 'Fake'

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. has spoken out to reassure fans after ZACH GALIFIANAKIS sparked up a joint on U.S. TV - insisting his DUE DATE co-star was smoking "fake weed".The Hangover funnyman stunned viewers when he...

2nd November 2010

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"They're gonna have great lives and I intend to master this stomping beast... One is called One Sock and the other is called Little D." ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. plans to make the most of pal...

2nd November 2010

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ROBERT DOWNEY, JR., PAUL BETTANY and RALPH FIENNES were among the frontrunners considered as King George VI in acclaimed new film The King's Speech. Colin Firth won the role of the stuttering king.

1st November 2010

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"I'd love to work with Zach again, but I'm not going to go do a day on his sequel. Let's not kid ourselves. Besides, they've had enough squabbles over their paltry salaries. They can't afford...

1st November 2010

Downey, Jr. Defends Gibson

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. has defended his pal MEL GIBSON over his troubled personal life - insisting he will always "love" the actor/director for hiring him when "no one else would".The Iron Man star, who has...

28th October 2010

Robert Downey Jr. Forgets High Times

Robert Downey Jr. can't remember what taking drugs feels like.The 45-year-old actor - who has a history of substance abuse problems but has been sober since 2001 - admits he is occasionally surrounded by people...

28th October 2010

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"You don't travel with drugs, you take them before and have some guy meet you right on the other side of security. You don't go through with them." Reformed party animal ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. would...

27th October 2010

Robert Downey Jr's Due Date Fights

Robert Downey Jr. argued with director Todd Phillips about how to shoot every scene on 'Due Date'. The 'Iron Man' actor's co-star Zach Galifianakis reveals the pair would regularly gather in his trailer on the...

27th October 2010

Downey, Jr. Pulls Out Of Gravity?

ALFONSO CUARON's sci-fi thriller GRAVITY is facing another setback - ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. is reportedly pulling out due to scheduling difficulties.The actor signed up for the role earlier this year (10) and was due to...

26th October 2010

Robert Downey Jr's Family Plan

Robert Downey Jr. wants to have another child in 2012. The 'Iron Man' actor - who has 17-year-old son Indio from a former relationship with actress Deborah Falconer - wants to have a daughter with...

25th October 2010

Downey, Jr. Glad He Wasn't Super Rich Earlier

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. fears he'd have hangars full of cars and antiques if he'd been as successful as he is now during his drug abuse hell in the 1990s.The Iron Man star has turned his...

21st October 2010

Emergency For Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. is in talks to star in an adaptation of 'Emergency: This Book Will Save Your Life'. The 'Iron Man' actor is already on board to produce the movie - based on the...

21st October 2010

Iron Man 3 Set To Hit Screens On May 3rd 2013

It has been announced that IRON MAN 3, starring ROBERT DOWNEY JR, will be released on May 3rd 2013. In a press release, Disney, Paramount Pictures, and Marvel Studios confirmed that a new deal has...

19th October 2010

Ritchie Bonds With Sherlock Stars Over Ufc Battle

GUY RITCHIE gave ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. and JUDE LAW a break from filming the SHERLOCK HOLMES sequel by treating them to a boys' night out at the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) battle on Saturday (16Oct10).The...

18th October 2010

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Actor ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. is studying for his brown belt in Wing Chun kung-fu.

15th October 2010

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"At a certain point during the screen test I was so overwhelmed with anxiety... I almost passed out. I watched it later, and that moment came, fluttered and wasn't even noticeable." ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. on...

15th October 2010

Italy Wrecked Downey, Jr's Bid To Quit Smoking

A week in Italy wrecked ROBERT DOWNEY, JR's bid to quit smoking and now he's furiously chewing on Nicorette gum in a bid to give up cigarettes for good.The Iron Man star, a former drug...

15th October 2010

Downey, Jr. Keen To Start A Family In 18 Months

IRON MAN star ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. is hoping to play daddy again within the next two years - and he's praying for a little girl.The movie star, who has a teenage son from his marriage...

15th October 2010

Galifianakis Embarassed By Downey, Jr.

ZACH GALIFIANAKIS was left red-faced on the set of his new movie DUE DATE after his co-star ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. told him he "needed acting classes" in front of the whole crew.The funnyman has teamed...

14th October 2010

Robert Downey Jr's 'Lifetime' Drugs Struggle

Robert Downey Jr. admits the six years he has spent drug-free feel like a "lifetime".The Hollywood legend - who has previously claimed to have not touched drugs since July 2003 - admits his battle with...

14th October 2010

Robert Downey Jr And Sandra Bullock Team Up For Big-budget Movie

It looks like ROBERT DOWNEY JR, the Golden Globe winning actor, has finally found a lead actress to star alongside him in the new movie 'Gravity'. A part in the outer-space thriller, currently scheduled for...

8th October 2010

Natalie Portman Passes On Gravity

Natalie Portman has passed on the chance to take a leading role in 'Gravity'. The 'Black Swan' actress is the latest star to pass on the movie, following Angelina Jolie deciding it wasn't for her...

7th October 2010

Sleeping Dog Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp is in talks to star in 'Sleeping Dogs'.The movie is the first directorial project for Oscar winner Kathryn Bigelow since 'The Hurt Locker', and sees her re-teaming with the film's writer Mark Boal....

7th October 2010

Sam Raimi To Direct Oz Prequel

Sam Raimi is set to direct the 3D prequel to 'The Wizard of Oz'.The former 'Spider-Man' director has reportedly signed up to make Disney's 'Oz, The Great and Powerful', which is believed to be starring...

7th October 2010

Sick Downey Jr. Halts Sherlock Holmes Filming

Filming on the SHERLOCK HOLMES sequel was halted earlier this week (begs04Oct10) after ROBERT DOWNEY JR. fell ill, according to a new report.The actor is currently filming the follow-up to Guy Ritchie's 2009 film in...

7th October 2010

Bullock To Replace Portman In Space Thriller?

SANDRA BULLOCK is set to join ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. in director ALFONSO CUARON's sci-fi thriller GRAVITY, according to the latest movie industry reports.Natalie Portman had been linked to the role but was forced to pull...

7th October 2010

Gabriella Cilmi's Downey Crush

Gabriella Cilimi has a crush on Robert Downey Jr. The 18-year-old singer insists she doesn't worry about how much older the married 'Sherlock Holmes' star, 45, is, as she thinks he is a "hottie".Asked who...

2nd October 2010

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George Clooney Travels Through Time In The Mysterious 'Tomorrowland' [Trailer + Pictures]

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'Child 44' Is Praised And Banned

As 'Child 44' opens in cinemas this weekend, novelist Tom Rob Smith is praising Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace as the...

'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

'Furious 7' Sparks The Rumour Mill

As the seventh 'Fast & Furious' movie continues to dominate the global box office, rumours are swirling about where...

Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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