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Russell Brand Deported From Japan

Russell Brand was deported from Japan yesterday (22.05.11).The 35-year-old funnyman - who has previously battled heroin addiction and been arrested 12 times for offences including criminal damage and indecent exposure - flew into Tokyo's Narita...

Tim Robbins' Mother Dies

Tim Robbins' mother has died, 12 days after his father passed away. Musician Mary Robbins, 78, died on Sunday (17.04.11) of a heart arrhythmia at her home in Esteban Cantu, Mexico, while Tim's folk singer...

Medrano's Car Impounded

SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION actor FRANK MEDRANO has had his car impounded by U.S. police after he was caught driving on a suspended licence.The 56 year old's 2007 Cadillac was pulled over by cops on Saturday night...

Robbins: 'Being Opinionated Pays'

Being an outspoken political campaigner has helped TIM ROBBINS' career, not harmed it, the actor insists. Critics claim the SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION star has been shunned by studios because of his strong anti-war and anti-GEORGE W....

Darabont Slams Bush's Opposition To Stem Cell Research

Hollywood director FRANK DARABONT has blasted US President GEORGE W. BUSH's opposition to stem cell research, branding it "preposterous" and "uncompassionate". The SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION and GREEN MILE film-maker is a huge admirer of actor and...

Freeman Stunned By Forgotten Ad

MORGAN FREEMAN had a surprise when he appeared on THE TONIGHT SHOW in America on Thursday (30NOV06) - he was shown a Listerine TV commercial he'd forgotten he'd been a part of. Host JAY LENO...

Darabont 'Lucas To Blame For Indiana Jones Delay'

Screenwriter FRANK DARABONT has blasted GEORGE LUCAS for the delays behind the fourth INDIANA JONES movie. The highly anticipated sequel was ready for filming back in 2004, but despite a script from Darabont that impressed...

King To Chat To Fans

Writer STEPHEN KING is offering to call his most fervent fans as part of a marketing ploy for his new book CELL. The SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION writer, who doesn't own a cell phone, will contact...

Morgan Freeman Heading For Space

Hollywood star MORGAN FREEMAN has signed up as a passenger on the world's first commercial space shuttle voyage. The SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION actor has paid $216,000 (GBP120,000) to be among the eight passengers on the...

Freeman Throws Out 'Nomination' Excitement

Hollywood star MORGAN FREEMAN remains unfazed about being nominated for an ACADEMY AWARD - until he wins. The 67-year-old was named Best Supporting Actor for his performance in MILLION DOLLAR BABY at the OSCAR...

Nair Up For Woodstock Honour

Indian-born director MIRA NAIR will be honoured at New York's WOODSTOCK FILM FESTIVAL on Sunday (16OCT04). The MONSOON WEDDING filmmaker will receive the Honorary Maverick Award - an award which recognises life and work...

Lil' Wayne Locked Up In Shawshank

Rapper LIL' WAYNE has holed himself up in the Ohio prison used for THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION for a new music video. The 21-year-old and extras took over the closed 108-year-old Ohio State Reformatory to...

Indiana Jones 4 Stalled Over Script Concerns

The eagerly awaiting new INDIANA JONES movie won't be released for another two years, because producer GEORGE LUCAS isn't happy with the script. INDIANA JONES 4 has been in the works for a number...

Cruise Signs Darabont For M:i-3

Hollywood superstar TOM CRUISE has hired THE GREEN MILE movie maker FRANK DARABONT to write the screenplay for the third MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE movie. Cruise, whose CRUISE-WAGNER PRODUCTIONS company produces the films, was so impressed...

Neeson Confirmed As Batman Villain

Irish actor LIAM NEESON will join the cast of the new BATMAN movie - as the caped crusader's nemesis. The LOVE ACTUALLY star has signed a deal to play villain RA'S AL GHUL, an...

Indy 4 Faces Script Delay

Legendary film-maker GEORGE LUCAS is delaying the filming of the long-awaited INDIANA JONES 4 - because he's unhappy with the script. The STAR WARS director, who's acting as executive producer alongside director STEVEN SPIELBERG,...

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Foo Fighters Collect Fan Art

Foo Fighters Collect Fan Art

Foo Fighters collect ''weird'' fan art. The 'Run' hitmakers are particularly fond of the pieces they are sent which are a ''little off'' and put them...

Liam Gallagher's Margarita Misunderstanding Is The Best Paul McCartney Anecdote Ever

Liam Gallagher's Margarita Misunderstanding Is The Best Paul McCartney Anecdote Ever

Margarita or margherita? It's all the same to Liam Gallagher.

Ray Fisher Says

Ray Fisher Says "Similar Events" Lead To Cyborg And The Flash's Bond In 'Justice League'

The pair will be seen teaming up with the rest of the Justice League in November.

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