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Samuel L Jackson Asked For Role

Samuel L. Jackson ''asked'' Brie Larson to cast him in 'Unicorn Store'.The Oscar-winning actress is making her directorial debut in the upcoming comedy and her 'Kong: Skull Island' co-star put her on the spot when...

M. Night Shyamalan Making Unbreakable Sequel

M. Night Shyamalan has confirmed his new film 'Glass' will act as a sequel to both 'Unbreakable' and 'Split'.The director - who came to prominence following the release of his 1999 supernatural thriller 'The...

John Boyega Faced Frequent Security Checks

John Boyega used to get stopped ''every single time'' he went to America by airport security.The 25-year-old actor was singled out during ''random checks'' whenever he flew Stateside for auditions, and he eventually resorted to...

Samuel L. Jackson Wasn't First Choice For Kong: Skull Island Role

Samuel L. Jackson was not the first choice to play Lieutenant Colonel Preston Packard in 'Kong: Skull Island'.The 68-year-old actor has earned many plaudits for his performance as the Vietnam War veteran who becomes obsessed...

Samuel L. Jackson's Work Out Regime

Samuel L. Jackson has an intense weekly workout regime. The 68-year-old actor has revealed he undergoes a gruelling fitness routine and within the seven-day period he practices pilates, weight training and conditioning, although he does...

When Samuel L. Jackson And Tom Hiddleston Do Impressions Of Each Other

Samuel L. Jackson has just treated Brits to a brief but hilarious impression of his 'Kong: Skull Island' co-star Tom Hiddleston, doing a British accent far more posh than what he actually sounds like. Following...

Samuel L. Jackson Stars In Sophisticated Brioni Campaign

The Pulp Fiction star has been tapped by the fashion house to appear in its latest set of advertisements, and reflects Brioni's tailored roots as he sports a series of smart, structured pieces. Posing in...

Kong: Skull Island Defeats U.k. Box Office Competition

The monster monkey movie, which stars Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson, surpassed expectations to take $61 million (£50 million) and dethrone the latest Wolverine outing Logan in the U.S., and...

I'm Either 'Too Black' Or 'Not Black Enough: Daniel Kaluuya Hits Back At Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson has managed to upset a lot of people once again with his opinions about cross-cultural race issues. After expressing disapproval at a British actor being cast in the role of an African-American...

Get Out Star Daniel Kaluuya Responds To Samuel L. Jackson's Criticism

Samuel hit headlines earlier this month (Mar17) when he said in an interview that, as a Brit, Daniel would not fully understand the difficulties of interracial dating experienced by African-Americans, a topic that is explored...

Brie Larson: Kong Cast Bonded Without Wifi

Brie Larson and her 'Kong: Skull Island' castmates grew to be really close because they were shooting in locations without WiFi.The Oscar-winning actress loved shooting the part of the blockbuster - which also stars the...

Samuel L. Jackson's Bug Experience

Samuel L. Jackson was ''uncomfortable'' on the set of 'Kong: Skull Island' but feels like it informed his performance.The 68-year-old actor - who stars as United States Army Lieutenant Colonel Preston Packard in the adventure...

Allison Williams: 'Hollywood Bosses Are Too Old, White And Male'

The Girls actress found fame on the award-winning TV show, which comes to an end in April (17) after six seasons, and has now made the move on to the big screen in Jordan Peele's...

Brie Larson Afraid To Ask Samuel L. Jackson To Star In Her Directorial Debut

The Oscar-winning Room star will produce, direct, and star in comedy Unicorn Store, about a woman who moves back home to live with her parents, and she reveals she wasn't going to ask...

Samuel L. Jackson Clarifies Comments About Black British Actors

Hollywood star Samuel L. Jackson has clarified comments he made earlier this week about British black actors, saying that his remarks were not intended as a “slam” against them.The 68 year old star had criticised...

Samuel L. Jackson For The Last Full Measure

Samuel L. Jackson has signed up for 'The Last Full Measure'.The 68-year-old actor will star in the political drama alongside Sebastian Stan, Christopher Plummer, William Hurt, Bradley Whitford, Michael Imperioli, Linus Roache, John Savage and...

Brie Larson: The Marvel Cinematic Universe Is A Magical Hole Of Mystery

Brie Larson feels as though she has fallen down a ''magical hole of mystery'' since joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe.The 27-year-old actress has been cast as Carol Danvers and her superhero alter ego Captain Marvel...

John Boyega Slams Samuel L Jackson For Creating 'Conflict' Among Black Actors

John Boyega has slammed Samuel L. Jackson for creating ''conflict'' between Black British and African American actors.The 24-year-old star - who grew up in Peckham, London - is furious with the Hollywood legend after he...

Samuel L. Jackson Clarifies Black British Actor Comments

The 68-year-old actor hit headlines due to remarks he made during an interview with U.S. radio station Hot 97, leading to stars including Star Wars actor John Boyega hitting back at the Pulp Fiction veteran....

Samuel L. Jackson Reveals The Answers To The Internet's Most Asked Questions About Him

As part of the promotion for his new film 'Kong: Skull Island', Samuel L. Jackson goes viral in his answers to some of the internet's most commonly asked questions about him. He answers most of...

John Boyega Slams Samuel L. Jackson Over Black British Actor Comments

In an interview with U.S. radio station Hot 97, the Pulp Fiction actor, 68, suggested that African-American actors rather than British ones should star in films set in the U.S. Star Wars...

Kong Karting For Tom Hiddleston And Co

Tom Hiddleston and his Kong: Skull Island' co-stars went go-karting racing during the shoot - but he was ''terrible'' on the track.The 36-year-old actor plays SAS operative Captain James Conrad in the creature feature in...

Samuel L. Jackson Leads Criticism Of Ben Carson After He Dubs Slaves 'Immigrants'

Carson was making his introductory speech to staff at the HUD when he made the controversial comparison of people brought to the United States against their will and those who relocate to America from their...

Samuel L. Jackson Saw Daily Rainbows Whilst Filming Kong: Skull Island In Hawaii

Samuel L. Jackson loved seeing a rainbow every day whilst filming 'Kong: Skull Island' in Hawaii.The 68-year-old actor, who stars in the sci-fi film alongside Brie Larson and Tom Hiddleston, jetted off to Vietnam, Hawaii...

Tom Hiddleston Spent Days In A Swamp Filming Kong: Skull Island

The British actor plays Captain James Conrad, a Special Air Service (SAS) tracker who is hired to go to a deserted island on a mission to find the giant ape, with the cast also including...

Kong: Skull Island Producer Alex Garcia Dubs Cast As 'Incredible'

'Kong: Skull Island' producer Alex Garcia has praised the movie's cast as ''incredible''.The upcoming reboot of the popular monster movie franchise - which was first created in 1933 with the eponymously titled movie 'King Kong'...

Samuel L. Jackson Pleased With 2017 Oscars Diversity

In 2016, the Oscars were blasted for their lack of diversity after none of the four acting categories included minority actors for the second year in a row. The #OscarsSoWhite scandal forced...

John C. Reilly Says Kong: Skull Island Puts 'Great Spin' On Franchise

John C. Reilly thinks 'Kong: Skull Island' gives a ''great spin'' on the King Kong franchise.The 51-year-old actor stars as World War II Lieutenant Hank Marlow - a man who has been stuck on the...

Tom Hiddleston's Early Wake Up Calls

Tom Hiddleston trained with a navy seal and two royal marines for his role in 'Kong: Skull Island'.The 36-year-old actor - who plays former SAS tracker Captain James Conrad, who is hired to help hunt...

Samuel L. Jackson Attended The Oscars To Get Free Gifts

Samuel L. Jackson only attended the Oscars to get a free goody basket.The 68-year-old actor explained that one of the biggest attractions of attending the ceremony was collecting the famed free gifts, but Jackson was...

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