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Robert De Niro Named Cannes Film Festival Jury President

Robert De Niro will preside over the jury at the 64th Cannes Film Festival.The 'Taxi Driver' actor - who has attended the festival a total of eight times and presided over the jury twice -...

Penn Still Committed To Helping Haiti A Year After Moving There

Helping out in Haiti has become a full-time passion for SEAN PENN.The movie star moved to the earthquake-ravaged nation last year (10) and helped set up an aid organisation which has become one of the...

Penn Opens Up About Expensive And Painful Divorce

SEAN PENN has described his recent divorce from ROBIN WRIGHT as expensive and painful, admitting he is disappointed not to be able to raise his teenage son in a "whole family".The actor and his wife...

Sean Penn Reveals Impact Of Divorce From Robin Wright

Sean Penn lost "half of everything" in his divorce.The 'Milk' actor - whose 14-year marriage to Robin Wright was officially ended in July 2010 - admits his life has changed in many ways since the...

Brad Pitt Lines Up Cogan's Trade For March

Brad Pitt will begin shooting 'Cogan's Trade' in March. The Hollywood heartthrob will reteam with director Andrew Dominik - who worked with him on 'The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford' -...

Penn Left Speechless By Biutiful

SEAN PENN was so moved by JAVIER BARDEM's portrayal of a cancer patient in BIUTIFUL, he sat in stunned silence for 15 minutes after the screening finished, according to the film's director.The outspoken Milk actor...

Penn, Haggis & Weinstein Back Calls To Free Jailed Iranian Directors

Actor SEAN PENN, filmmaker PAUL HAGGIS and movie mogul HARVEY WEINSTEIN are backing an Amnesty International campaign to free two Iranian directors who were sentenced to six years in prison earlier this month (Dec10).Jafar Panahi,...

Elle Fanning Surprises Movie Dads

Elle Fanning - who has played the daughter of Brad Pitt, Jeff Bridges and Sean Penn - said the actors are always surprised by how much she has grown when they run into each other...

Penn Pulls Out Of Dubai Film Festival To Help Crisis-hit Haiti

Humanitarian actor SEAN PENN pulled out of receiving a lifetime achievement award in Dubai on Monday (13Dec10) after jetting to Haiti because "the situation" in the crisis-hit country has "worsened".The star was due to receive...

Campbell Snaps Up Schnabel Painting For Haiti Charity

Supermodel NAOMI CAMPBELL is continuing to help raise funds for the Haiti relief effort - she's spent $200,000 (£133,330) on a painting by artist/director JULIAN SCHNABEL to benefit his charity with SEAN PENN.The catwalk beauty...

Wyclef Jean Confident He Could Have Been President

Wyclef Jean believes he would have become President of Haiti if he had been allowed to run.The former Fugees singer was forced to abandoned his bid to run the country - whose capital Port Au...

Farrellys Step Up Hunt For The Three Stooges

The FARRELLY BROTHERS are stepping up their hunt for actors to play THE THREE STOOGES in their new movie after failing to find replacements for JIM CARREY and SEAN PENN.Carrey and Penn both bowed out...

Penn Rallies World's Doctors To Help Haiti

Humanitarian actor SEAN PENN has called on the world's doctors to head to Haiti to help put a stop to a deadly outbreak of cholera sweeping across the country.The Oscar-winning actor has been working closely...

Watts Shrugs Off Penn/liman Feud

NAOMI WATTS has dismissed rumours SEAN PENN is boycotting the promotional tour for their new movie FAIR GAME because he fell out with director DOUG LIMAN on set - insisting she didn't see any "spats"...

Brad Pitt To Produce Chilean Miner Movie?

Brad Pitt is hoping to produce a movie about the trapped Chilean miners.The 'Megamind' star wants to use his production company Plan B to make a big-screen adaptation about the 33 men, all of whom...

Movie Reviews Fair Game

Thus far virtually every film that has had the Iraq war as its backdrop has struggled at the box office -- and that includes the one that won the Academy Award as last year's best...

Fair Game, 127 Hours Open Strong

Opening in limited release, Doug Liman's Fair Game , starring Sean Penn and Naomi Watts, performed reasonably well, averaging about $15,200 in each of the 46 theaters where it was screened. The political drama, which...

Something For Every Taste At Megaplex This Weekend

Just about every movie genre will be represented at the megaplex this weekend. You want a family film? There's the animated Megamind, the latest 3D offering from DreamWorks Animation and Paramount. You want a raunchy...

Brad Pitt Leaves Lost City Of Z

Brad Pitt has pulled out of starring in 'The Lost City of Z'. The 46-year-old star will no longer play explorer and spy Percy Fawcett in the adaptation of David Grann's book and will instead...

Dramatic Penn 'Exhausted' Mcgovern

Actress ELIZABETH MCGOVERN struggled to handle her relationship with former fiance SEAN PENN, because the actor's love of drama was "exhausting".The Oscar-nominated star met Penn on the set of Racing With The Moon in 1984,...

Jessica White Arrested After Fight Over Cab

JESSICA WHITE, the 26-year-old supermodel, was arrested on Saturday (23rd October 2010) are getting into a fight over a cab in New York. White was held for 12 hours before being charged with misdemeanour assault,...

Penn Determined To Carry On Helping Haiti

SEAN PENN has rebuffed reports he is planning to pull his aid organisation out of Haiti, insisting his charity will continue work there for "decades" if necessary.The Oscar-winning actor has been working closely with his...

Penn Receives $500,000 From Clinton

SEAN PENN's charity efforts in Haiti have been given a boost - former U.S. President BILL CLINTON has donated $500,000 (£334,000) to the actor's cause.The Milk star founded the J/P HRO Haitian Relief Organization in...

Tom Hanks To Star In Kathryn Bigelow's New Movie?

TOM HANKS is currently in talks to star in 'The Hurt Locker' director KATHRYN BIGELOW'S new film, reports MTV News. However, the 54-year-old actor is still said to be undecided about featuring in 'Sleeping Dogs',...

Sleeping Dog Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp is in talks to star in 'Sleeping Dogs'.The movie is the first directorial project for Oscar winner Kathryn Bigelow since 'The Hurt Locker', and sees her re-teaming with the film's writer Mark Boal....

Robin Wright's Charity Dream

Robin Wright would love to give up Hollywood to work for a charity. The 'Forrest Gump' actress - who ended her marriage to Sean Penn last year - admitted she regrets not pursuing her dream...

Tom Hanks A Sleeping Dog?

Tom Hanks is in talks to star in 'Sleeping Dogs'.The movie is the first directorial project for Kathryn Bigelow since she won the Oscar for 'The Hurt Locker', and sees her re-teaming with the film's...

Penn's Haiti Camp Hit By Storms

SEAN PENN's charity efforts in Haiti have been dealt another blow - a storm wrecked the temporary J/P Haitian Relief Organization (HRO) settlement over the weekend (24-26Sep10).The actor and his team of volunteers and experts...

Sean Penn To Receive Humanitarian Award

SEAN PENN, the two-time Oscar winning actor, is set to receive a top award for his humanitarian work, reports The Press Association. 50-year-old Penn will be rewarded for his philanthropic efforts in the earthquake hit...

Penn Lands Humanitarian Honour For Helping Haiti

Actor and activist SEAN PENN has been honoured for his charity work in Haiti with this year's (10) Hollywood Humanitarian Award.The Oscar winner co-founded the J/P HRO Haitian Relief Organization in the wake of the...

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