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Black To Sing In Jesus Christ Superstar

SCHOOL OF ROCK star JACK BLACK will step into the role of KING HEROD when the original stars of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR reprise their roles for a benefit performance. Cast members TED NEELEY (JESUS), YVONNE...

Black's 'Magical Powers' At School

Hollywood star JACK BLACK honed his comedic skills as a child, when he would tell his school classmates he had "magical powers". The SCHOOL OF ROCK actor decided he wanted to work in the entertainment...

Black Bans Own Music

Funny man JACK BLACK has banned his children from listening to his TENACIOUS D records until they are at least 13. The comedy rock group are currently filming a movie littered with plenty of their...

Black's No Party Animal

Actor/singer JACK BLACK has given up partying since becoming a married father-of-one. The SCHOOL OF ROCK star and TENACIOUS D rocker blames himself for giving off a rock 'n' roll image. Black says, "People stop...

Black Gets Excited About Rock Film

US funnyman JACK BLACK insists the forthcoming movie based on his band TENACIOUS D, will be the best music film ever. The SCHOOL OF ROCK actor, who formed the band in 1994 with actor...

Sonic Youth's Secret Member Quits To Direct Movies

Long-serving SONIC YOUTH star JIM O'ROURKE has quit the group to concentrate on a film career. The multi-instrumentalist, who was the musical consultant for the JACK BLACK comedy SCHOOL OF ROCK, hopes to direct...

Black Eager To Play Mexican Priest

JACK BLACK is eager to begin filming his role as a Mexican priest who lives a double life as a wrestler, because the project will team him up with longtime collaborator MIKE WHITE again....

Sevigny Desperate For Big Break

CHLOE SEVIGNY is desperate to shake off her independent movie image and star in blockbuster Hollywood comedies. The 30-year-old, renowned for her role alongside VINCENT GALLO in THE BROWN BUNNY, would love to perform...

Black: Flatulence Is Fundamental To Performing

Hollywood funnyman JACK BLACK uses flatulence as an essential part of his preparation before shooting movie scenes. The SCHOOL OF ROCK actor was shocked when he heard JIM CARREY let rip on the set...

Black Signs On For King Kong

JACK BLACK has won a role in PETER JACKSON's new film KING KONG - and has joked he got the job because of the director's children. The funnyman will play CARL DENHAM in the...

Black: Rock Character Is Me

Hollywood star JACK BLACK was just like his slacker character in new movie SCHOOL OF ROCK before he became a successful actor. The 34-year-old, who also fronts rock band TENACIOUS D, plays unemployed musician...

Queen Top Rock Poll

British rockers QUEEN have topped a poll of the Greatest Rock Anthems Of All Time with their 1977 hit WE WILL ROCK YOU. The four-piece's song, which is currently being used in the new...

Murray And Keaton Voted Best For Over-fifties

Hollywood stars BILL MURRAY and DIANE KEATON have been crowned the Best Actor and Best Actress over the age of 50. AARP THE MAGAZINE has honoured Murray, 53, for his performance in LOST IN...

Black Utilises Carrey's Smelly Technique

American funnyman JACK BLACK picked up an unusual acting technique from actor pal JIM CARREY - farting in front of co-stars. When the pair filmed 1996 movie CABLE GUY together, Carrey would fart loudly...

Coldplay Named Best Band On Spin List

British rockers COLDPLAY have been named the Band of The Year by top American rock magazine SPIN. In the year's (03) first major Best Of poll, THE WHITE STRIPES' ELEPHANT claimed the Album of...

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