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Sigourney Weaver Loved The Intimacy Of A Monster Calls

In A Monster Calls rising star Lewis MacDougall plays a 12-year-old boy grappling with his mother's fatal illness. It's an unusual role for Weaver, who says she was drawn to the film for a variety...

Sigourney Weaver: 'Secret Trauma Made Mum Warn Me Off Hollywood'

Elizabeth carved out a career in her native Britain in plays and movies before heading to the U.S. to star alongside Bette Davis in William Wyler's 1940 film noir The Letter. The...

Sigourney Weaver Felt A Monster Calls Was Like 'A Perfect Marriage'

Sigourney Weaver felt 'A Monster Calls' was the ''perfect marriage'' between a great director and a good story.The 67-year-old actress stars alongside Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Lewis MacDougall and Liam Neeson in the J. A....

Sigourney Weaver Confirms All Four Avatar Sequels Will Be Shot Simultaneously

The original fantasy movie, starring Sigourney, Zoe Saldana and Sam Worthington, was released in 2009 and followed a group of scientists exploring a new moon called Pandora. Back in 2014 when there was only three...

Sigourney Weaver Teases 'Amazing' Avatar Scripts

Sigourney Weaver says the scripts for the 'Avatar' sequel are ''more amazing'' than the first film.The 67-year-old actress , who plays Dr. Grace Augustine in the sci-fi blockbuster, says director James Cameron has been able...

Felicity Jones 'Obsessed' With Stunts

Felicity Jones has become ''obsessed'' with stunts since filming 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'.The 33-year-old actress portrays resistance fighter Jyn Erso in the upcoming sci-fi spin off and loved the chance to try something...

Bill Murray Honoured With Comedy Prize

Sigourney Weaver, David Letterman, Steve Martin and Emma Stone were among the famous faces paying tribute to the 66-year-old actor as he was presented with the prestigious prize during a ceremony at the John F....

Ridley Scott Honoured With American Cinematheque Award

The British director was chosen as the 30th recipient of the prestigious award by the organisation at a star-studded ceremony at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles on Friday night (14Oct16). Russell Crowe, who...

Sigourney Weaver To Fight The Defenders

The Alien icon was unveiled as the latest member of the cast as she joined the stars of The Defenders - Luke Cage's Mike Colter, Jessica Jones' Krysten Ritter, Daredevil's Charlie Cox, and...

Sigourney Weaver: 'Men Have More Roles But They're Not Better Ones'

The 66-year-old actress, who was in Spain for the 64th San Sebastian International Film Festival, discussed working in Hollywood and says she has never had more job offers despite her advancing years....

Sigourney Weaver Hopeful For Fifth Alien Movie

Sigourney Weaver is working on a new 'Alien' movie.The 66-year-old actress starred as Ellen Ripley in the 1979 sci-fi horror movie and its three sequels and she is hopeful of reprising her role once more.She...

Sigourney Weaver To Be Honoured At Spanish Film Festival

The 66-year-old actress has been selected as this year's recipient of the Donostia Award by bosses at the world renowned movie event. Sigourney will receive the award, which has been given out...

Sigourney Weaver To Receive 2016 Donostia Award

Sigourney Weaver will receive the 2016 Donostia Award at the 64th San Sebastian Festival.The 66-year-old actress - who has recently been seen and heard in a couple of high-profile cameos in 'Ghostbusters' and 'Finding Dory'...

Sylvester Stallone's Expendebelles Is Back On The Cards

The movie muscleman recruited a team of Hollywood hardmen for his 2010 directed hit The Expendables, with stars like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Statham and Terry Crews returning for two follow up films.Bruce Willis, Harrison Ford...

Sigourney Weaver Was Last Minute Addition To Finding Dory

The 66-year-old actress' voice features throughout the animated movie, the sequel to 2003's Finding Nemo. She plays herself, and her dulcet tones pop up at various times during the film, such as when she welcomes...

Susan Sarandon And Sigourney Weaver Win Top Glamour Awards

The Thelma & Louise star was presented with the Glamour Inspiration Award, and when she took to the stage at London's Berkeley Square Gardens, she noted how she is often mistaken for her...

Sigourney Weaver Can't Wait To Get Back Into Space As Alien Hunter Ellen Ripley

A new sequel to Ridley Scott's cult 1979 movie has been in the works for years, and now Weaver, who played monster-hunting Ellen Ripley in the original, has an update for fans....

Sigourney Weaver To Receive Human Rights Campaign Award

The Avatar star will be honoured with the Ally for Equality prize, which recognises "the outstanding efforts of those who dedicate time, energy, spirit and whole-hearted commitment to better the lives of LGBT...

Sigourney Weaver Hosts Annual Carol Singing Party

The Alien star welcomes friends and family to her house in upstate New York over the holidays for a special evening during which they all gather around a piano to sing festive tunes....

Sigourney Weaver's Rare Seiko Aliens Watch Back On The Timepiece Market

The timepiece, conceived by Italian car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro, was a must-have for fans of the film 30 years ago, and now it's available again. The 7A28-7000 was the world's first watch...

Paul Feig Announces 'Ghostbusters' Reboot Will Feature Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver will make an appearance in the upcoming all-female Ghostbusters reboot, director Paul Feig has confirmed. Feig made the blockbuster announcement on Twitter, after defending his film and its female-led cast from fans unhappy...

Sigourney Weaver Returning To Ghostbusters Franchise

The Alien star is the latest original castmember of the 1984 movie and its 1989 sequel to join director Paul Feig's all-female instalment, which features Kristen Wiig, Melissa MCCarthy, Leslie Jones and Kate...

Prometheus 2 Becomes Alien: Paradise Lost

'Prometheus 2' is to be called 'Alien: Paradise Lost'.Director Ridley Scott has announced the upcoming sequel to the 2012 sci-fi horror will have a closer connection to the original 'Alien' franchise.Speaking to HeyUGuys.co.uk, he said:...

Galaxy Quest Tv Series In The Works

Bosses at Paramount Television have recruited the 1999 film's director Dean Parisot, producer Mark Johnson, and screenwriter Robert Gordon to return for the TV reboot as executive producers, according to Deadline. Galaxy...

Reese Witherspoon's 'Solace'

Reese Witherspoon finds ''solace'' in other's struggles.The 'Wild' star has admitted she relies on talking through her problems with her ''supportive'' friends, which she has affectionately dubbed the ''Southern Mafia'', and finds it good to...

Alien Tops List Of Scariest Movie Monsters

'Alien' has been named the scariest movie creature of all time.The frightening creation first appeared on movie screens in 1979, bursting out of John Hurt's chest, and came out on top of a Radio Times...

'Chappie' Star Dev Patel Admits Co-starring With A Robot Brought Its Challenges

Dev Patel stars in one of the most unusual sci-fi movies of recent years, 'Chappie', in which he plays a celebrated engineer and inventor of a robotic police force. However, communicating with a robot as...

Hugh Jackman's Acting Skills Helped Him Find Love

Hugh Jackman's acting talents helped him find love.The 46-year-old star married Deborra-Lee Furness in 1996, after they met on the set of the TV prison drama 'Correlli', and Jackman thinks his on-screen image as a...

Sigourney Weaver 'Comfortable' Taking Risks

Sigourney Weaver is ''comfortable'' taking risks.The 'Chappie' star believes she should always keep challenging herself when it comes to acting and switches between genres so she can avoid making the same films again and again.She...

Sigourney Weaver Blasts Critics Of Sci-fi Genre

Sigourney Weaver doesn't think sci-fi films ''get enough respect''.The 65-year-old actress - who is, perhaps, best known for playing Ellen Ripley in the 'Alien' franchise - has hit out at critics of the genre, but...

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