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Samuel L. Jackson Wants Star Wars Return

Samuel L. Jackson would love to star in the new 'Star Wars' film.The actor - who played Jedi Mace Windu in the second trilogy in the franchise between 1999 and 2005 - would love to...

'What Else Did They Call Black People Back Then?' Samuel L Jackson Defends Django Unchained's Use Of The 'N- Word'

With the controversy surrounding Django Unchained Stateside, Samuel L Jackson has been in no mood to let the heated debated surrounding director Quentin Tarantino’s handling of slavery issues and racist language cross over to the...

Quentin Tarantino Wants To Make London Based Film

Quentin Tarantino is looking for the right story to make a film in London.The 'Django Unchained' director is known for his love of the British capital, but has yet to set one of his blockbuster...

Kerry Washington: 'Django Unchained Was Difficult'

Kerry Washington found her 'Django Unchained' scenes difficult to shoot.The actress struggled getting into character for the Quentin Tarantino-directed spaghetti western film, in which she plays a downtrodden slave called Broomhilda who is separated from...

Quentin Tarantino Feels Sorry For Ben Affleck

Quentin Tarantino feels sorry for Ben Affleck.Both directors missed out on Best Director Oscar nominations on Thursday (10.01.13) even though their movies 'Django Unchained' and 'Argo' picked up nods in other categories but Quentin thinks...

Slavery Controversy Continues For Django Unchained As Figurines Criticized

Quentin Tarantino can’t seem to fend off the controversy being aimed at him and his new film Django Unchained. The warped western, which deal with issues of racism and slavery, has come under fire from...

Django Unchained Faces Further Contention Regarding Figurines - But, Why?

Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained has faced controversy upon controversy since its release. Spike Lee said he wont watch it, and one of its stars, Samuel L. Jackson tried to get a reporter to say the...

Snakes On A Plane Director David R. Ellis Dies

'Snakes On A Plane' director David R. Ellis has died aged 60.The filmmaker passed away yesterday (07.01.13) in his hotel room in Johannesburg, South Africa, where he was gearing up to shoot upcoming Samuel L....

Snakes On A Plane Director David R Ellis Dies Whilst Working On New Movie

David R Ellis, the director of Snakes on a Plane, has died unexpectedly at the age of 60.Ellis, who started his career in movies as an actor stuntman and later found fame when he directed...

A Week In News: Kardashian Pregnant, Bieber Puts His Foot Down, Gerard Departs To Russia!

Kim and Kanye Have Kompany! It's the news we were all 'kind of' expecting, but Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have finally announced they are to have their first child together. Great news for the...

Samuel L Jackson Causes Interviewer To Blush Over Use Of The 'N- Word'

Samuel L Jackson turned the tables on Houston-based US TV interviewer Jake Hamilton after being asked about the usage of the ‘N-word’ in Jackson’s forthcoming film Django Unchained.Jackson has been on the offensive in recent...

Why Did Samuel L. Jackson Ask Interviewer To Say The 'N'-Word?

Given the wide and persistent use of the 'N' word during Quentin Tarantino's latest movie Django Unchained, and the controversy that has surrounded its usage regarding its historical accuracy and respect to contemporary feelings about...

Samuel L Jackson Slams 'Lincoln' Ending; 'No Idea' What Steven Spielberg Was Trying To Achieve

Whilst Samuel L Jackson has been forced to mouth off a lot recently, largely defending how his latest film Django Unchained deals with issues of slavery, he’s also been on the offensive, and recently came...

Samuel L Jackson Talks Django Unchained And Being The "Most Despised Negro In Cinematic History"

Even before Quentin Tarantino's new movie, Django Unchained, hit, there were controversies. It's a dark comedy-western centred on slavery in the pre-civil war South, so it was never going to be innocuous.Stephen - Samuel L...

Samuel L. Jackson Slams M. Night Shyamalan

Samuel L. Jackson has slammed his 'Unbreakable' director M. Night Shyamalan.The 64-year-old actor believes the filmmaker hasn't produced a good movie since their 2000 thriller collaboration, and admitted he is unsure what happened to the...

Tom Hiddleston Has 'No Idea' About Avengers 2 Role

Tom Hiddleston has ''no idea'' whether he will return to 'The Avengers 2'.The 31-year-old actor - whose villainous character Loki first appeared 2011's 'Thor' - has admitted he is doubtful of reprising the evil character...

Samuel L. Jackson To Feature More In Captain America 2

'Captain America: The Winter Solider' will examine Nick Fury's back story.Samuel L. Jackson has cast doubt on speculation that the S.H.I.E.L.D. commander will be given his own spinoff movie after revealing fans will learn more...

Samuel L. Jackson: 'Violent Movies Are Not To Blame For School Massacre'

Samuel L. Jackson has waded into the debate over America's gun control laws by insisting violent movies should not be blamed for atrocities such as the Connecticut school massacre.A slew of stars, including Cher and...

Did Samuel L Jackson Drop F-bomb On Saturday Night Live? (Video)

Well, the answer is yes and no, really. Django Unchained star Samuel L Jackson appeared on the comedy show this past weekend to promote Quentin Tarantino's latest movie, but things nearly went oh so wrong.Pretending...

Media Stir After Samuel L Jackson's Slip-up On Snl

Cover your ears everyone, Samuel L Jackson said a bad word.Last night’s (December 15) episode of Saturday Night Live featured a lot of remarkable moments, with a number of interesting guests, Sir Paul McCartney fronting...

Children's Choir, Samuel L. Jackson And Paul Mccartney Hit All The Right Notes For The Festive Show: Saturday Night Live Recap

Last night's Saturday Night Live (Dec 15) could have gone very wrong indeed in lieu of recent events in America, but for a nation in mourning the one thing that America needed was a healthy...

Tarantino's Django Unchained: The Reviews Are In And It's Looking Good

Quentin Tarantino is an exemplary film maker. Not only are his movies infinitely enjoyable, they don't allow for a passive audience. He takes risks with content as well as context and the opening scene of...

Pictures: Leonardo Di Caprio, Quentin Tarantino And Jamie Foxx Attend Django Unchained Premiere, But It's Guest Olivia Wilde Who Steals The Show

Leonardo Di Caprio arrives for the premiere of DJango UnchainedOf all the films being released close to Christmas time, perhaps only Django Unchained can rival Les Miserables for the sheer star power assembled amongst the...

Samuel L. Jackson To Return To Star Wars?

Samuel L. Jackson is keen to star in 'Star Wars Episode 7'.The 63-year-old actor played Jedi Master Mace Windu in original director George Lucas's three prequels and has revealed he is ''geeked'' about there being...

Chris Hemsworth: Avengers Will Be Hard To Beat

Chris Hemsworth doesn't think anything will ever top the success of 'The Avengers'.The Hollywood hunk says the phenomenal success of the superhero action team movie - which grossed over $1.5 billion worldwide - will be...

Forest Whitaker Cast In Black Nativity

Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett and Jennifer Hudson have been cast in 'Black Nativity'.The three stars have signed up to appear in Kasi Lemmons' forthcoming festive musical, Blackfilm.com has revealed.The film - which is based on...

Quentin Tarantino Praises 'Cowboy' Jamie Foxx

Quentin Tarantino cast Jamie Foxx in 'Django Unchained' because he was a real ''cowboy''.The 'Kill Bill' director immediately called off auditions for his gun-wielding western as soon as he met Jamie since he fit the...

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