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Robin Williams' Son Struggled To 'Share Him With The World'

Robin Williams' son found it ''hard'' having to ''share him with the world''.The iconic actor tragically passed away in 2014 at the age of 63 after he took his own life, and now his son...

Robin Williams Honoured With Grandson's Name

Robin Williams' son has named his new baby in honour of the late actor.Zak Pym Williams and his fiancee Olivia June welcomed a baby boy into the world on May 22, and they have revealed...

Pierce Brosnan 'Admires' Daniel Craig

Pierce Brosnan ''admires'' Daniel Craig for his ''magnificent'' portrayal of James Bond. The 66-year-old actor played the famous secret agent 007 in 1995's 'GoldenEye', 'Tomorrow Never Dies' (1997), 'The World Is Not Enough' (1999) and...

Howard Stern Regrets Robin Williams Interview

Howard Stern cries when he remembers how he treated the late Robin Williams.The 65-year-old DJ was a huge fan of the 'Mrs. Doubtfire' actor - who tragically took his own life in 2014 - but...

Will Smith's 'Sexy Genie'

Will Smith felt ''sexy'' while playing the Genie in 'Aladdin'.The 50-year-old actor was cast as the iconic character in Guy Ritchie's live action take on the classic tale and he said he felt very confident...

Will Smith Found Genie Role 'Daunting'

Will Smith found it ''daunting'' taking on the role of the genie in 'Aladdin'.The 50-year-old actor admitted it was ''stressful'' to have been cast as the iconic character in Guy Ritchie's live action take on...

Will Smith Thinks Aladdin Genie Memes Are 'Very Funny'

Will Smith thinks memes about the Genie in 'Aladdin' are ''very funny''. The 50-year-old actor has assumed the role of the lamp-dweller in Guy Ritchie's upcoming live-action film and the first look at the character...

Guy Ritchie's 'Aladdin' Remake Has 'Much Stronger' Role For Jasmine

Guy Ritchie's 'Aladdin' remake will have a ''much stronger journey'' for Princess Jasmine. The film's producer Dan Lin revealed that Naomi Scott's take on the character in the live-action reboot of the animated 1992 Disney...

Will Smith Says Aladdin Will Pay Homage To Robin Williams

Will Smith's version of the Genie in his 'Aladdin' remake will pay ''homage'' to the late Robin Williams. The 50-year-old actor has assumed the role of the Genie in the upcoming live-action film, and Will...

Jeff Bridges To Receive Cecil B. Demille Award At 2019 Golden Globes

Jeff Bridges will be honoured with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 2019 Golden Globes. It was announced on Monday (17.12.18) that the 69-year-old actor-and-singer has been acknowledged by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association...

Will Smith: I Felt Terrified Playing The Genie In Aladdin

Will Smith felt ''terrified'' playing the role of the Genie in Disney's live-action 'Aladdin'. The Hollywood star has taken on the role previously held by the late Robin Williams - whose performance in the 1992...

Kevin Hart Confirms Jumanji 3 Filming

Kevin Hart has confirmed the 'Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle' sequel will start filming early next year.The 39-year-old actor has revealed he will be working on the follow-up to the 2017 comedy blockbuster - which...

Zelda Williams Shares Late Father's Advice

Zelda Williams says the best advice her late father Robin gave her was to ''be kind and work very hard''.The 'Dead of Summer' actress feels very grateful to have had her dad helped her navigate...

Mrs. Doubtfire Musical Set For Broadway

'Mrs. Doubtfire' is being turned into a Broadway musical.The 1993 comedy movie starred the late Robin Williams alongside the likes of Sally Field and Pierce Brosnan, and theatre producers Fox Stage Productions and Kevin McCollum...

Ben Affleck Looking For Family Friendly Role

Ben Affleck wants to take on more roles in family films - because he wants his kids to see his work.The 45-year-old actor's filmography includes many adult dramas and thrillers, such as 'Good Will Hunting',...

Robin Williams' Daughter Likes To Reflect In Peace

Robin Williams' daughter likes to celebrate his birthday ''in peace''.Zelda Williams warned her followers on Thursday (19.07.18) she would be retreating from social media for a while to remember her late father - who took...

Robin Williams And Billy Crystal's Voicemail Bond

Robin Williams and Billy Crystal used to trade funny voicemails in character to cheer one another up.The 70-year-old comedian opens up about his special bond with the late acting legend - who tragically took his...

Billy Crystal: Robin Williams' Death Feels Like Seconds Ago

Billy Crystal thinks his friend Robin Williams' death still feels ''like a second ago''.The 70-year-old actor was devastated when his pal took his own life almost four years ago but thinks new documentary 'Robin Williams:...

Robin Williams Didn't Feel Successful

Robin Williams ''didn't always feel'' like a success, according to his son.The late actor - who tragically took his own life aged 63 in August 2014 - suffered from severe depression before his death, and...

Ethan Hawke Remembers 'Gentle' Robin Williams

Ethan Hawke has opened up about his memories of working with Robin Williams revealing the late actor mercilessly ''teased'' him on the set of their 1989 movie 'Dead Poets Society'.The 47-year-old actor has nothing but...

Eric Idle Writing Spamalot Movie Script

Eric Idle is bringing 'Spamalot' to the big screen. The 75-year-old comedian is in the process of penning a script for a movie adaptation of his musical comedy - which was based on 1975 film...

Steven Spielberg Speaks Of Schindler's List 'Trauma'

Steven Spielberg says Robin Williams got him through the ''trauma'' of filming 'Schindler's List'.The legendary director credits the 'Mrs. Doubtfire' star - who passed away in August 2014 - for helping him through the tough...

Pam Dawber Claims 'Mork & Mindy' Co-star Robin Williams Regularly Groped And "Flashed" Her On Set

Pam Dawber has revealed that the late Robin Williams, her co-star on ‘Mork & Mindy’, repeatedly “flashed, humped, bumped [and] grabbed” her on the set of the show – but that she “never took offence”...

Sharon Osbourne's Life Was Saved By Robin Williams

Sharon Osbourne has credited the late Robin Williams for helping to save her life after she was diagnosed with colon cancer.The 65-year-old television personality was diagnosed with the illness in 2002 whilst filming the second...

Guy Ritchie's Aladdin To Feature New Songs By Greatest Showman Lyricists

Guy Ritchie's live-action remake of Disney's 'Aladdin' will feature two new songs written by 'The Greatest Showman' songwriters.Benj Pasek and Justin Paul are receiving continual praise for their Academy Award nominated song 'This Is Me'...

Billy Magnussen Loved Working With Guy Ritchie On Aladdin Remake

Billy Magnussen had a ''blast'' working with Guy Ritchie on the live-action remake of Disney's 'Aladdin'.The 32-year-old actor joined the cast of the upcoming live action reboot of the beloved 1992 animation as a brand...

Steven Spielberg Felt Like Fish Out Of Water Making Hook

Steven Spielberg felt like a ''fish out of water'' making 'Hook'.The 71-year-old legendary filmmaker helmed the 1991 'Peter Pan' spin-off movie starring the late Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman and Julia Roberts, but Spielberg - who...

Gus Van Sant Enjoyed Working With Harvey Weinstein On Good Will Hunting

Gus Van Sant had a great time working with Harvey Weinstein on 'Good Will Hunting'.The 65-year-old American filmmaker collaborated with the producer on the Academy Award-winning film - which starred Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and...

Nick Jonas Says Jack Black Is Amazing Team Player

Nick Jonas said Jack Black is an ''amazing team player'' and made their screen kiss in 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle' easy.The 25-year-old star appears alongside Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Black and Karen Gillan in...

Nick Jonas Dreams Of Winning An Oscar

Nick Jonas dreams of winning an Oscar.The 25-year-old star is focusing on his acting at the moment and leaving his pop ambitions for now and can currently be seen in 'Jumanji: Welcome to the...

Through late 2014 and early 2015, Robin Williams was covered in the news a lot, following his suicide on 11th August 2014. The event was followed by an outpour of heartfelt tributes from celebrities and members of the film industry. In addition to his memoriam at the Emmy Awards ceremony and the Academy Awards, President Barack Obama released a public statement upon news of the entertainer’s passing. 

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