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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...

Scarlett Johansson: I Was Scolded By Samuel L. Jackson At The Oscars

Scarlett Johansson was ''scolded'' by Samuel L. Jackson at the Oscars for not sending him pictures of her two-year-old daughter.The 32-year-old actress bumped into her 'Avengers' co-star at the annual awards bash in Los Angeles...

Samuel L. Jackson Attended Oscars For The Goody Basket

The actor sat down with U.S. talk show host Ellen DeGeneres on Monday (27Feb17), the day after the Academy Awards were held, and explained that the appeal of showing up to the annual...

Samuel L. Jackson Wants Highest-grossing Star Title Back From Harrison Ford

The Pulp Fiction star's films have amassed over $17 billion at the global box office, but Ford's 2015 Star Wars film, The Force Awakens, put the veteran back in front after giving up...

Samuel L. Jackson Fears For The Future Of The Planet After Kong: Skull Island Shoot

The Pulp Fiction star shot scenes with castmates Brie Larson and Tom Hiddleston in the forests and jungles of Vietnam, Australia, and Hawaii and admits the experience made him think long and hard...

Samuel L. Jackson Used Kong: Skull Island Time Off To Test His Golf Swing

The blockbuster, which also features Tom Hiddleston and Brie Larson, was shot in Hawaii, Australia, and Vietnam, and the Pulp Fiction star packed his golf clubs for the trip. "One of the...

Tom Hiddleston Says Kong: Skull Island Cast Communicated Using Gifs

The 'Kong: Skull Island' cast communicated with GIFs of their own movies.The ensemble cast, which includes Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, John C. Reilly, Samuel L. Jackson and John Goodman, struck up a close bond working...

Brie Larson Is 'Proud' To Represent Journalists In Kong: Skull Island

Starring opposite Tom Hiddleston and Samuel L. Jackson in the latest movie to bring King Kong to the big screen, the actress portrays Mason Weaver, a photojournalist who joins soldiers and scientists on a dangerous...

M. Night Shyamalan Lining Up Unbreakable Sequel

The Indian-American director is riding high at the worldwide box office thanks to his new movie Split, which has landed Shyamalan his first number one in more than 10 years.Fans who have already caught the...

Samuel L. Jackson Doesn't Need An Oscar

Samuel L. Jackson insists he doesn't need to win an Oscar to be successful.The 68-year-old actor has starred in a string of critically-successful movies throughout his career, so even if he never picks up one...

Nina Dobrev Demanded Stunts In Xxx: Return Of Xander Cage

Nina Dobrev persuaded 'xXx: Return of Xander Cage' director D.J. Caruso to let her shoot some action scenes to impress her friends.The 'Vampire Diaries' actress plays the character of agent Becky Clearidge, a witty and...

Azealia Banks Wants To Perform At Donald Trump's Presidential Inauguration

Azealia Banks would love to perform at Donald Trump's Presidential Inauguration.The 70-year-old billionaire is poised to replace Barack Obama as the US President and although numerous stars have rejected the chance to appear at the...

Vin Diesel Teases Plans For A Fourth Xxx Movie

The 49-year-old actor made his debut as adrenaline junkie turned spy Xander Cage in the first film back in 2002 and, although he was absent for the second instalment, Stage of the Union, he’s back...

Samuel L. Jackson Slams 'Oscar Bait Movies'

Samuel L. Jackson has hit out at ''Oscar bait movies''. The 67-year-old actor insists films such as Will Smith's 'Collateral Beauty' - which tells the story of an ad executive who suffers a great tragedy...

Samuel L. Jackson 'Not Emigrating After Trump Win'

The 67-year-old was a vocal opponent of the Republican candidate in the run up to the November (16) election, particularly voicing his concerns about the effect Trump would have on Hollywood. "Hopefully...

Samuel L. Jackson Honoured At Dubai International Film Festival

The 67-year-old actor was on hand to help open the first night of the annual festival on Wednesday (07Dec16). Bollywood actress Rekha and French-Lebanese composer Gabriel Yared were also given Lifetime Achievement awards. Sheikh Mansoor...

Samuel L. Jackson To Receive Lifetime Achievement Award In Dubai

The Pulp Fiction actor will add the accolade to his already long list of achievements, including a BAFTA and Hollywood Film Award.The Dubai International Film Festival is the Middle East’s biggest movie-based event, opening this...

Samuel L. Jackson Has Joined The Cast Of 'Unicorn Store'

Samuel L. Jackson has joined the cast of 'Unicorn Store'.The 67-year-old movie legend is the latest actor who has been confirmed to star in the upcoming comedy, and the 'Django Unchained' star is set to...

Brie Larson Lands Samuel L. Jackson, Joan Cusack For Directorial Debut

The Room actress will lead the cast of comedy Unicorn Store, about a woman who moves home to live with her parents, and now Cusack, The West Wing's Bradley Whitford, and Jackson, her...

Tim Burton Defends Lack Of Diversity In His Films

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, based on Ransom Riggs' 2011 best-seller of the same name, tells the story of an orphanage for supernaturally gifted children, and features a large ensemble cast of...

Robert Downey, Jr. Reports To Court For Jury Duty

The Iron Man star has been reporting to a Los Angeles court since Monday (11Jul16) to act as an alternate juror in a case about a road collision, which includes testimonies from two...

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