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Gervais Bites Hand That Pays Him

In a monologue that would have made veteran comic Don Rickles's onstage insults appear like friendly pokes by comparison, Ricky Gervais opened Sunday night's Golden Globes presentations with remarks that left as many celebrities in...

Jude Law To Return To London Stage

Jude Law has signed up to star in 'Anna Christie' on London's West End. The 'Sherlock Holmes' actor - who won plaudits for his role as Hamlet on stage in the British theatre district and...

George Clooney To Become Monster Of Florence

George Clooney has signed up to star in 'The Monster of Florence'. The 'American' actor will take the starring role in the film, about a man who writes a book concerning the truth about a...

Lohan Signs Up Downey, Jr.'S Lawyer

LINDSAY LOHAN's comeback career has been given a big boost - she has signed ROBERT DOWNEY, JR.'s entertainment lawyer to help her book lucrative TV and movie deals.The actress is expected to leave the Betty...

The Avengers Changes Shoot Date To April 2011

Joss Whedon's 'The Avengers' will begin shooting in April 2011. The Marvel Studios project - which will feature Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson and was originally scheduled to...

Downey, Jr. Buys Foxx Vintage Car For Birthday

Hollywood actor ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. gave pal JAMIE FOXX a 43rd birthday gift to remember earlier this month (Dec10) - he treated his THE SOLOIST co-star to a vintage car.Downey, Jr. shipped a replica of...

Mia Wasikowska Highest Grossing Female Star Of 2010

MIA WASIKOWSKA, the Australian-born actress and Hollywood newcomer, has been named as the highest grossing female movie-star of 2010. The actress finished second in the overall list and almost managed to bump highest earner LEONARDO...

Clooney Steps Into Downey, Jr.'S Gravity

GEORGE CLOONEY is heading into space again after agreeing to replace ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. in upcoming sci-fi movie GRAVITY.The Iron Man actor had initially signed up to star in the thriller with Angelina Jolie, who...

George Clooney Lands Role In Gravity

George Clooney will replace Robert Downey Jr. in 'Gravity'.'Iron Man' star Robert had been set to play a small but pivotal in the tale of a female astronaut - to be played by Sandra Bullock...

Iron Man 3 In Turmoil As Favreau Walks Out

IRON MAN 3, the much anticipated new movie starring Robert Downey Jr, will not be directed by Jon Favreau after the filmmaker walked out on the project, preferring instead to get behind the camera for...

Jon Favreau Not Returning For Iron Man 3

Jon Favreau will not direct 'Iron Man 3'.The actor-and-filmmaker - who directed the first two instalments of the Marvel comic book-adaptation starring Robert Downey Jr. in 2008 and 2010 - will not be returning to...

Downey, Jr.'S Rep Shrugs Off Injury Reports

A representative for ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. has dismissed reports the actor was recently injured while shooting the SHERLOCK HOLMES sequel.Production on the upcoming movie was said to have ground to a halt after Downey, Jr....

Paltrow Called On Addiction Advice From Downey, Jr.

GWYNETH PALTROW turned to her IRON MAN co-star ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. for addiction tips as she prepared to play an alcoholic in new movie COUNTRY STRONG.The clean-cut Oscar winner admits she struggled with the idea...

Will Ferrell And Galafianakis Set For Political Comedy Film

Will Ferrell and Zach Galafianakis have signed up to work on an unnamed political comedy.The Hollywood comedians will film the project - due for release during the US 2012 presidential elections - next year, with...

Downey, Jr. Signs Up For Movie-musical

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. is set to show off his song and dance skills in a new movie-musical.The Iron Man star has signed up for a lead role in a currently untitled film about two Broadway...

Downey, Jr. In Talks For Nine Year Old's Book Adaptation

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. is in talks to star in a new movie inspired by a nine year old.The Iron Man actor is slated to star in How To Talk To Girls, a movie adaptation of...

Gwyneth Paltrow Gets Addiction Advice From Downey

Gwyneth Paltrow received advice about drug addiction from Robert Downey Jr.The actress plays a recovering addict country star in new movie 'Country Strong' and she asked 'Iron Man' co-star - who has overcome substance abuse...

Robert Downey Jr. To Star In How To Talk To Girls?

Robert Downey Jr. wants a starring role in 'How to Talk to Girls'. The 'Due Date' actor - who has now officially pulled out of appearing in Alfonso Cuaron's 'Gravity', which has had multiple casting...

Ryan Reynolds Named Sexiest Man Alive By People

Ryan Reynolds has been named the Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine.The 'Proposal' actor - who is married to actress Scarlett Johansson, who was named Babe of the Year by GQ magazine this week -...

Downey, Jr. Is New Voice Of Mr. Peanut

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. has a nutty new role - he's providing the voice of Mr. Peanut in a new Planters ad campaign.Mr. Peanut will speak for the very first time as part of an image...

Megamind The Bad Guy Wins

As expected DreamWorks Animation's Megamind controlled the box office over the weekend as it earned an estimated $47 million. That was a tad below the consensus of analysts, who had expected it to earn $50-55...

Zach Galifianakis' Tough Comedy

Zach Galifianakis finds it hard being a comedian because people laugh at him in serious situations.The 'Due Date' actor said he finds it frustrating that people find everything he does funny, even at the most...

Downey, Jr. Wants English Estate After Weekends With Ritchie

ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. is eyeing a move to the English countryside after falling in love with the quaint lifestyle while staying at GUY RITCHIE's British estate.The Iron Man star became close friends with the director...

Robert Downey Jr. Predicts Undeserved Award

Robert Downey Jr. thinks he will win an Oscar when he doesn't deserve to.The 'Iron Man' star - who lost out on a Best Actor accolade in 1992 for his role in 'Chaplin', despite being...

Robert Downey Jr Works For Love

Robert Downey Jr. is surprised by how much work he has to put into his marriage.The 'Iron Man' star - who tied the knot with second wife Susan Levin in 2005 - admits his current...

Movie Reviews Due Date

Virtually every critic is comparing Due Date with director Todd Phillips's last movie, The Hangover . This one is funny, most of them conclude; it's just not as funny. "The movie probably contains enough laughs...

Something For Every Taste At Megaplex This Weekend

Just about every movie genre will be represented at the megaplex this weekend. You want a family film? There's the animated Megamind, the latest 3D offering from DreamWorks Animation and Paramount. You want a raunchy...

Gervais Pranks Due Date Duo

RICKY GERVAIS showed ROBERT DOWNEY, JR. and ZACH GALIFIANAKIS he is "in charge" of British comedy - by gatecrashing their interview on a U.K. TV show.The pair appeared on morning show Daybreak on Friday (05Nov10)...

Robert Downey Jr's Ritchie Fight

Robert Downey Jr. has been sparring with Guy Ritchie while filming 'Sherlock Holmes 2'.The US actor and the director are said to be about halfway through filming the sequel to their 2009 film about the...

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