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Robert Redford Landed Dream Cast With James Mcavoy And Wright

Robert Redford was determined to land James Mcavoy and Robin Wright as the stars of his new film The Conspirator, insisting "there was no other consideration" for the lead roles.The Hollywood actor directs the new...

Robert Redford Premiere Given Last-minute Reprieve

The premiere of Robert Redford's new film The Conspirator was given a last-minute reprieve on Sunday (10Apr11) after Washington, D.C.'s famed Ford's Theatre came under threat from U.S. budget cuts.The Hollywood actor directs the new...

Robert Redford To Play Rickey In Robinson Story

The Natural star Robert Redford is returning to the baseball diamond for his next movie role - he'll portray beloved Brooklyn Dodgers boss Branch Rickey in a new Jackie Robinson biopic.Rickey is credited with the...

Robert Redford's Rural English Pub Visit Stuns Locals

Hollywood legend Robert Redford stunned locals in a quaint English pub when he walked in for a beer and happily signed autographs.The Oscar winning actor is in the U.K. to announce plans to bring his...

Sundance Film Festival Heading To London In 2012

Robert Redford is taking the Sundance Film Festival to London.The 74-year-old actor - who set up the Sundance Institute for aspiring filmmakers in 1980 - has announced a four-day festival including screenings, music performances and...

Redford: 'I Still Want To Act'

ROBERT REDFORD is keen to let Hollywood producers know he's still an actor for hire, because he fears many casting chiefs think he's retired.The movie great admits he's often perplexed when he approaches studios about...

Redford Will Never Heal From 'Scar' Of Losing Son

ROBERT REDFORD doubts he will ever fully recover from the tragedy of losing his infant son more than 50 years ago.The Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid star was just 23 when he and his...

Robert Redford Reinvigorated By Wife

Robert Redford's second wife has given him a "whole new life".The 74-year-old actor tied the knot with German-born artist Sibylle Szaggars, 55, two years ago and insists having a younger spouse keeps him very active.He...

Redford Opens Sundance Film Festival With News Of New Indian Deal

Movie icon ROBERT REDFORD has struck a deal with one of India's leading film companies to promote independent Asian cinema in America.Officials at Redford’s Sundance Institute announced they had joined forces with New Delhi's Mahindra...

Redford Recalls 'Awful' And 'Embarrassing' Quiz Show Appearance

ROBERT REDFORD didn't have to do too much research for his hit 1994 movie QUIZ SHOW - he was once a contestant on a forgotten TV challenge.Speaking as part of last weekend's (07-08Jan11) New York...

Redford Glad He Attended Ordinary People Get Together

ROBERT REDFORD is glad he reluctantly agreed to attend a 30th anniversary photoshoot for his 1980 directorial debut ORDINARY PEOPLE - because all the stars of the film came out for the get together.Redford initially...

Stars Urge Iran Officials To Free Stoning-sentence Woman

Stars including STING, ROBERT REDFORD and ROBERT DE NIRO have signed an open letter to Iran's government calling for the release of a woman sentenced to death by stoning.Iranian woman Sakineh Ashtiani, a mum-of-two, made...

Streisand: 'I Wanted To Make The Way We Were Sequel'

BARBRA STREISAND will always regret not convincing ROBERT REDFORD to make a THE WAY WE WERE sequel - because she had a great story in mind for the follow-up film.The two stars of the 37-year-old...

Carey Mulligan Gets The Great Gatsby Role

Carey Mulligan has won the lead role in Baz Luhrmann's version of the 'The Great Gatsby'. The 'Moulin Rouge' director has cast the British actress as Daisy Buchanan in his forthcoming adaptation of the F....

Redford Stuns Streisand For Tv Special

ROBERT REDFORD stunned his old pal BARBRA STREISAND during a recent taping of THE OPRAH WINFREY SHOW when he made an appearance for their first ever joint TV interview.Streisand thought she was on the show...

Justin Long Misses Film Festival After Car Crash

JUSTIN LONG was unable to travel to the Savannah Film Festival to promote his new movie 'The Conspirator' after he was involved in a car accident in Los Angeles, reports People Magazine. The 32-year-old suffered...

Redford Handed Top French Honour

French President NICOLAS SARKOZY paid tribute to ROBERT REDFORD on Thursday (14Oct10) when he presented the movie icon with the nation's highest cultural honour.The Indecent Proposal star was bestowed with the prestigious Legion of Honor...

Mcavoy Ignored Redford's Accent Order

Scottish actor JAMES MCAVOY refused to follow director ROBERT REDFORD's instructions to drop his accent while filming THE CONSPIRATOR - because it would have sent him "mad".The Atonement star appears in Redford's upcoming movie about...

Ernest Borgnine To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

ERNEST BORGNINE, the veteran actor and star of the 1955 film Marty, is set to receive a lifetime achievement award from the Screen Actors Guild next year. The 93-year-old OSCAR winning actor has appeared in...

Evan Rachel Wood Too Busy For Love

Evan Rachel Wood will be too busy with her acting career to dwell on her split from Marilyn Manson.The 'Wrestler' actress and the goth rocker recently called off their engagement, and Marilyn was spotted out...

Evan Rachel Wood To Appear In Abraham Lincoln Drama

EVAN RACHEL WOOD, star of the vampire series True Blood, is set to appear in ROBERT REDFORD's forthcoming film The Conspirator, about the assassination of US President Abraham Lincoln. Wood plays Anna Surratt, the daughter...

Robert Redford Hits 74 - Happy Birthday

Hollywood superstar Robert Redford is celebrating his 74th birthday today. The award winning actor still doesn't look like he is going to be retiring any time soon. He is currently producing and directing The Conspirator...

Redford Urges Obama To Use Oil Slick Mess As Spark For A Green Future

Longtime celebrity eco-warrior ROBERT REDFORD has called on U.S. President BARACK OBAMA to use the oil slick crisis in the Gulf of Mexico as a springboard to making America a green nation.The movie star/director is...

Stars Raise $1.3 Million For Oil Slick Clean-up

A star-studded TV telethon featuring CAMERON DIAZ, ROBERT REDFORD, JUSTIN BIEBER and STING has raised more than $1.3 million (£866, 667) to boost clean-up efforts along America's Gulf Coast in the wake of the oil...

Movie Reviews Winter's Bone

It's called Winter's Bone and judging from the reviews, it does seem like the kind of low-budget, meticulously made movie that is tossed out to us in the early days of winter to vie for...

Hollywood Stars Rally For Oil Spill Telethon

CAMERON DIAZ, ROBERT REDFORD, STING and LENNY KRAVITZ are lending their support to a star-studded TV telethon to raise funds for the state of Louisiana following the devastating BP oil spill in April (10).TV bosses...

Redford Slams Politicians & Oil Chiefs Over Slick

Veteran actor ROBERT REDFORD has accused U.S. politicians of blindly supporting oil chiefs in the aftermath of the massive spill in the Gulf of Mexico.The Indecent Proposal star, who worked on oilfields as a teenager,...

De Niro, Redford And Spielberg Lead Petition For Jailed Panahi

Stars including ROBERT DE NIRO, ROBERT REDFORD and STEVEN SPIELBERG have joined forces in a bid to persuade the Iranian government to released jailed filmmaker JAFAR PANAHI.The Iranian director, a vocal supporter of the country's...

Redford Against Dvd Extras

ROBERT REDFORD is not a fan of behind-the-scene DVD features - because giving fans access to cinema secrets ruins "the magic" of the movie.The Way We Were star insists film lovers don't need accompanying documentaries...

Butch Cassidy Remake Planned

A sequel to 'Butch Cassidy and The Sundance Kid' is being made.Filming on the project is to begin next month, with Sam Shepard playing the role of Butch, originally portrayed by Paul Newman in 1969....

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