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Sofia Coppola Wanted Dirt And Lace In The Beguiled

For her latest film, fiercely independent writer-director Sofia Coppola made the unexpected decision to remake the 1971 Southern gothic thriller The Beguiled, about an injured Civil War soldier (Clint Eastwood in the original) recuperating in...

Nicole Kidman's Post-film Party

Nicole Kidman, Elle Fanning and Kirsten Dunst used to go out for dinner and party in the evenings while shooting their new movie 'The Beguiled' together. The trio star as Martha Farnsworth, Alicia and Edwina...

Sofia Coppola Researched Hunks For Beguiled Lead

Sofia Coppola quizzed a number of her female friends and gay pals about actors they liked before casting Colin Farrell in her new movie 'The Beguiled'.The 46-year-old director - who is the daughter of filmmaking...

Sofia Coppola 'Fan' Of Nicole Kidman

Sofia Coppola is a long-term ''fan'' of Nicole Kidman.The 46-year-old director - who is the daughter of filmmaking icon Frances Ford Coppola - cast the actress in her new movie 'The Beguiled', and has said...

Sofia Coppola Hails Colin Farrell As The 'Thinking-woman's Hunk'

Sofia Coppola wanted to make Colin Farrell the ''thinking-woman's hunk'' in 'The Beguiled'.The Academy Award-winning director made a conscious effort to objectify a man in the new drama movie and Sofia thinks Colin, who stars...

Sofia Coppola Loves Kirsten Dunst's 'Real' Appearance

Sofia Coppola advised Kirsten Dunst against getting her teeth fixed because she prefers ''imperfect'' actresses.The Academy Award-winning director has reunited with Kirsten for her new drama movie 'The Beguiled', in which she plays the part...

Elle Fanning Was Eager To Reunite With Sofia Coppola

Elle Fanning was desperate to work with Sofia Coppola again after they previously collaborated on 'Somewhere'.The 19-year-old actress starred in the award-winning director's drama movie in 2010 and was thrilled to be offered the opportunity...

Nicole Kidman Getting More Work Than Ever

Nicole Kidman is getting ''more work'' than ever before.The Oscar-winning actress currently has four productions featured at Cannes Film Festival -including 'The Beguiled', 'The Killing of a Sacred Deer', 'How to Talk to Girls at...

Nicole Kidman Urges Hollywood Women To Support Female Directors

Nicole Kidman is urging women to support female directors.The 49-year-old actress is currently starring in 'The Beguiled', a cinematic adaptation of Thomas P. Cullinan's 1966 novel co-starring Elle Fanning, Kirsten Dunst and Colin Farrell, but...

Elle Fanning's Raunchy New Movie

Elle Fanning's new movie 'The Beguiled' has ''lots of sex'' in it.The 18-year-old actress will star as Carol in the upcoming remake of the 1971 drama of the same name - which will also star...

Sofia Coppola Tipped To Direct Star Wars Movie

Gareth Edwards has tipped Sofia Coppola to direct a 'Star Wars' movie. The 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' director would love to see a female director taking charge of one of the movies in...

Elle Fanning Was 'Intimidated' Acting Opposite Ben Affleck

The 18-year-old actress appears in the upcoming drama, with Ben taking on the lead as a police captain’s son as well as directing and penning the script. His work behind the camera has been recognised...

Colin Farrell In Talks For The Beguiled Remake

Colin Farrell is in talks to star in a remake of 'The Beguiled'. According to Variety, the 40-year-old actor is in negotiations to appear as the main character, injured US soldier Corporal John 'McBee' McBurney...

Sofia Coppola Set To Remake Clint Eastwood Drama

After exiting Universal’s live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid, the writer-director is reported to be developing a remake of 1971 film The Beguiled which starred Clint as an injured Yankee soldier.According to The Tracking Board,...

Sofia Coppola To Direct Opera

The director, who won an Oscar in 2003 for Best Original Screenplay for her film Lost in Translation, is set to helm a new production of Giuseppe Verdi's long-running romantic tragedy La Traviata...

Bill Murray's Christmas Plans In Britain

The Hollywood legend may have played Christmas cynic Frank Cross in 1988's Scrooged, but in real life Bill embraces the festive season. He's usually based across the bond in the Big Apple, but will be...

Ava Duvernay And 9 More Ground-breaking Female Film Directors

It's simply incredible to see women being celebrated for their achievements rather than their bodies, providing girls with real role models. Ava DuVernay is one such icon of this movement, notably appearing in the 2016...

Chloe Grace Moretz Signs On For Live Action 'The Little Mermaid'

Chloe Grace Moretz has confirmed she’s signed signed on for the upcoming live-action adaptation of The Little Mermaid. The film was first announced last March with Sofia Coppola attached to direct, but in June the...

Willow Smith Signs With The Same Modelling Agency That Represents Kendall Jenner

Willow Smith is officially a model! The 14-year-old daughter of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith has signed a contract with a modelling agency. Smith has signed with The Society Management agency, based in New...

"Creative Differences" Cause Sofia Coppola To Exit Live-action 'The Little Mermaid' Movie

Sofia Coppola has left the currently in-the-works, live-action retelling of The Little Mermaid, due to ‘creative differences’, after signing on to the project last March. The film has been in development since at least 2011...

Sofia Coppola Abruptly Exits The Little Mermaid Reboot

The Lost In Translation filmmaker had been attached to bring the classic tale back to the big screen since March (15), but now Deadline.com reports that she has decided to depart from the...

Bill Murray Wishes You 'A Very Murray Christmas' This December

Christmas has come early. Well, Christmas advertising has come early. Netflix has announced their upcoming mini-series 'A Very Murray Christmas', set to appear in December. The show will star Bill Murray - as the name...

Natalie Portman Wants Sofia Coppola's Calmness

Natalie Portman ''channels Sofia Coppola'' when directing.The 'Black Swan' actress has taken the helm on 'A Tale of Love and Darkness' and admits she finds it quite stressful, so tries to conduct herself in the...

Naomi Campbell's Handbag Sells For £175,000

Naomi Campbell's handbag sold for $175,000 at a charity auction.The 44-year-old supermodel followed in the footsteps of Marc Jacobs and Sofia Coppola to donate her Hermes Birkin bag to artist Jeff Koons in order to...

Bill Murray Working On Christmas Special

Bill Murray is teaming up with his Lost In Translation director Sofia Coppola to create a Christmas Tv special.The Ghostbusters actor will sing classic yuletide carols in the one-off show, which will be directed by...

Bill Murray Will Perform Classic Christmas Carols In Upcoming Tv Special! Yes, This Is Happening

Doesn’t it seem like there’s never a normal, run of the mill story about Bill Murray? He's always either crashing someone’s party, dishing out advice to strangers or being honoured with his very own 'day'....

Emma Watson Names Cate Blanchett As A Style Icon

Emma Watson has named Cate Blanchett as one of her main style icons.The 'Noah' actress has admitted she gets wardrobe envy when she sees what Cate is wearing and there are several other Hollywood...

The Most Successful Women In The Film Industry

Despite an unfortunate continuation of women in subordinate roles, female actresses in Hollywood are very much in the ascendance, refusing to play second fiddle to the traditional male hierarchy. However, it is behind the camera...

Kirsten Dunst Doesn't Want Famous Kids

Kirsten Dunst wouldn't encourage her children to pursue a showbiz career.The 32-year-old actress - who is in a relationship with her 'On The Road' co-star Garrett Hedlund - struggles with the idea of her future...

Marc Jacobs To Release Daisy Dream

Marc Jacobs is launching a new Daisy perfume.The designer has announced he will be releasing a revamped version of his iconic fragrance called Daisy Dream this summer.The fashion star has enlisted Sofia Coppola to direct...

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