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Benedict Cumberbatch's Drunken Confession

Benedict Cumberbatch accidentally told Stephen Hawking about a secret movie role when they were ''knee-deep in margaritas''.The 40-year-old actor recalled how he confessed to the Professor that he would be taking on the role of...

Jack White Plans To Play Record In Space

Jack White and Third Man Records will attempt to play the first record in space. The 42-year-old rocker has planned the event to celebrate his label's seventh anniversary, and their three millionth record pressing....

Eddie Redmayne Salutes Caitlyn Jenner's 'Courage'

Eddie Redmayne has compared Caitlyn Jenner's transition to a ''civil rights movement''.The 'Theory of Everything' actor is set to play transgender artist Lili Elbe in 'The Danish Girl' and has confessed he admires Caitlyn -...

Stephen Hawking Narrates New Zoolander 2 Teaser

As the physicist ponders mankind's greatest achievements, Stiller's dim-witted model character Derek Zoolander asks, "If God exists, then why did he make ugly people?" He then struggles with the title of the...

Stephen Hawking Scraps Glastonbury Appearance

The scientist, who was portrayed by Eddie Redmayne in acclaimed film The Theory of Everything, was due to make a speech at the fabled music event in Somerset, England on Friday (26Jun15), but...

Professor Stephen Hawking Pulls Out Of Glastonbury?

Professor Stephen Hawking has reportedly pulled out of Glastonbury Festival for ''personal reasons''. The famous scientist was due to appear at the music festival this afternoon (26.06.15) to give a speech at the Kidz Field,...

Stephen Hawking Says He Would Consider Assisted Suicide

Professor Stephen Hawking says he would consider assisted suicide should be became merely a burden. The physicist who suffers from motor neurone disease has argued that keeping someone alive against their own wishes is the...

Stephen Hawking To Play Glastonbury. Yep. We Said It.

Dr Stephen Hawking will play the Kidz Field at this year's Glastonbury Festival, joining entertainers including the magician Dynamo and New Zealand singer Mr Yipadee (and his pal Wonky Donky).Dr Stephen Hawking will play the...

Stephen Hawking To Appear At Glastonbury

Glastonbury is famous for very many things – stone circles, crusty hippies and loud music – but almost certainly not for science. However, a reputation for serious thought might start developing with the news that...

Liam Payne Claims New One Direction Songs Sound Like Oasis

Barely a month after the departure of Zayn Malik, One Direction are clearly wasting no time in getting on with their career. Group member Liam Payne has suggested that the songs for their new album...

And Now...Stephen Hawking On Why Zayn Is Still In One Direction

Dr Stephen Hawking, one of the finest minds in the history of the mankind, has had his say on Zayn Malik's departure from pop group One Direction. Appearing via hologram at the Sydney Opera House...

So What Does Stephen Hawking Think About Zayn Malik Leaving One Direction?

We all know Stephen Hawking is a genius who can give us answers on some of the universe’s most mind-boggling questions. So what better person is there to ask about the most troubling and puzzling...

Eddie Redmayne's Hawking Embarrassment

Eddie Redmayne made a ''complete fool'' of himself in front of Stephen Hawking.The 'Theory of Everything' actor met the physics professor - who he portrays in the award-winning biopic - briefly before filming began and...

Eddie Redmayne 'Grew Up' Watching Thomas The Tank Engine

Eddie Redmayne ''grew up'' watching 'Thomas the Tank Engine' as a child.The Oscar-winning actor, who recently received his Academy Award for his starring role in 'The Theory of Everything', has been cast as the voice...

Michael Keaton's Oscar Sadness Captured In 'Sad Vine'

Michael Keaton was caught on camera putting his Best Actor acceptance speech back in his pocket after missing out on the Oscar on Sunday (22.02.15). The 'Birdman' star lost out to Eddie Redmayne - who...

Eddie Redmayne 'Wants To Play A Superhero'

Eddie Redmayne wants to play a superhero.The 33-year-old actor, who won the Best Actor prize at the Academy Awards for his portrayal of Professor Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything', is keen to play...

Eddie Redmayne Learnt 'A Lot' From Neighbours Stars

Eddie Redmayne learnt ''a lot'' from watching 'Neighbours' stars Alan Fletcher and Jackie Woodburne. The 33-year-old star scooped a Best Actor prize at the Oscars last night (22.02.15) for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in...

Eddie Redmayne Planning To Visit Stephen Hawking With His Oscar

Eddie Redmayne is planning to visit Stephen Hawking as soon as he returns to Britain so he can show his Oscar statuette to the scientist he portrayed in The Theory Of Everything.The British star won...

4 Early Eddie Redmayne Films You Definitely Need To See

Eddie Redmayne caused no surprise when he landed the award for Best Actor at the 2015 Oscars, following his role as a young Stephen Hawking in his epic biopic 'The Theory Of Everything' which had...

Stephen Hawking 'Very Proud' Of Eddie Redmayne

Stephen Hawking is ''very proud'' of Eddie Redmayne's Oscar win. The physicist took to his Facebook page to congratulate the 33-year-old actor for winning the Best Actor Academy Award at last night's (22.02.15) ceremony at...

Eddie Redmayne Can't Remember Oscars Speech

Eddie Redmayne cannot remember his Oscars speech from last night (22.02.15). The 33-year-old star picked up the Best Actor prize at the Academy Awards for his portrayal of physicist Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of...

Eddie Redmayne 'Gutted' About Stephen Hawking's Oscars Absence

Eddie Redmayne was gutted Stephen Hawking was not considered well enough to attend the Academy Awards.The 33-year-old actor, who starred as the theoretical physicist in 'The Theory of Everything', collected the Best Actor gong at...

Felicity Jones Cast Alongside Tom Hanks In Inferno

Felicity Jones has been cast alongside Tom Hanks in 'Inferno'.The 31- year-old actress, who is best known for her starring role in the Stephen Hawking biopic 'The Theory of Everything', will star as Dr. Sienna...

Eddie Redmayne Socialised With Stephen Hawking After Bafta Success

Eddie Redmayne missed the BAFTA after-parties because he wanted to spend time with Stephen Hawking and his family.The 33-year-old actor - who plays the acclaimed professor in 'The Theory of Everything' - was presented with...

Eddie Redmayne Skipped Bafta Parties For Hawking Time

Eddie Redmayne skipped the BAFTA after-parties to spend time with Stephen Hawking and his family.The 33-year-old actor opted to chill out with the physicist - who he portrayed in 'The Theory of Everything' - on...

Eddie Redmayne Beats Cumberbatch And Fiennes To Best Actor Prize At 2015 Baftas

Not that we couldn't have guessed it, but 'The Theory Of Everything' star Eddie Redmayne has landed the accolade for Best Actor at the 2015 BAFTA Awards, beating the likes of fellow Brits Benedict Cumberbatch...

James Marsh Reveals Doubts About The Theory Of Everything

James Marsh had doubts about making 'The Theory of Everything'.The biopic of Professor Stephen Hawking, starring Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones, has received widespread acclaim since its release, but the 51-year-old director has confessed he...

Eddie Redmayne Wins Best Actor Bafta

Eddie Redmayne has won the Best Actor prize at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at the Royal Opera House in London.The 33-year-old Brit, who starred as Professor Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything',...

Eddie Redmayne Wins Best Actor Bafta

Eddie Redmayne has won the Best Actor prize at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFAs) at the Royal Opera House in London.The 33-year-old Brit, who starred as Professor Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything',...

Eddie Redmayne Reflects On 'Dream-like' Year

Eddie Redmayne admits the last 12 months have been a ''dream''.The 33-year-old actor, who starred as Professor Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything', has received widespread acclaim for his performance in the movie and...

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