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Hans Zimmer Admits Rain Man Changed His Life

Legendary film composer Hans Zimmer will be forever grateful to Barry Levinson for asking him to score the 1988 film 'Rain Man'.The 61-year-old German musician admits the call asking him to score the acclaimed 1988...

Steve Mcqueen Ready To Direct A Musical

Steve McQueen wants to direct a musical.The 49-year-old British filmmaker is best known for his drama films such as 'Hunger', 'Shame' and '12 Years A Slave' and after taking on action heist movie 'Widows' he...

Viola Davis Feels Limited To Particular Roles

Viola Davis feels she's always been limited to very particular on-screen roles.The Academy Award-winning star - who appears in the new Steve McQueen-directed heist movie 'Widows - has claimed that in spite of being...

Viola Davis Hails Her Widows Co-stars

Viola Davis relished working with a ''fabulous group of women'' on 'Widows'.The acclaimed actress stars as a widow in the new Steve McQueen-directed movie, in which four women try to finish the heist first started...

Viola Davis Relishes Playing A Character In 'Dire Circumstances'

Viola Davis relished playing a character who finds herself in ''dire circumstances'' in 'Widows'. The 53-year-old actress stars in the new Steve McQueen-directed drama, which tells the story of four women who unite to repay...

Viola Davis Calls For Race Pay Gap To Be Closed

Viola Davis has called out the pay discrepancy in Hollywood between women of colour and white actresses.The 'Suicide Squad' star has been watching with interest as the industry's gender pay gap has been tackled by...

Steve Mcqueen Admits Good Fortune Played A Part In Widows

Steve McQueen's latest movie 'Widows' came together by sheer good fortune.The 48-year-old director was a huge fan of Lynda La Plante's ground-breaking TV drama series that inspired the movie, but McQueen has admitted he only...

Widows Set To Open Bfi London Film Festival

Viola Davis' new movie 'Widows' is to open the BFI London Film Festival.The 52-year-old actress has a starring role in the Steve McQueen-directed crime film, and it's been confirmed that the premiere of 'Widows' -...

Dwayne Johnson Says Skyscraper Is Not For Vertigo Sufferers

Dwayne Johnson has claimed 'Skyscraper' will send heart rates soaring.The Rock stars in the upcoming action blockbuster, and he has warned movie goers suffering from vertigo or a fear of heights that the adrenaline fueled...

10 Most Anticipated Films Of 2018

As always, there are far too many sequels, spin-offs, remakes and reboots clogging the cinemas, but surely some will be worth the effort. Release dates are subject to change, of course, but there's still an...

Michael Fassbender And Alicia Vikander's Eco Wedding

Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander had an environmentally-friendly wedding. The showbiz power couple tied the knot at Agroturismo Can Marti, an eco-hotel in Ibiza, Spain, which has a Turkish bath, a natural swimming pool and...

David Beckham Reveals Respect Fragrance Inspiration

David Beckham's inspiration for his new fragrance Respect was to be ''elegant but not overpowering''. The 42-year-old former England football captain has released a variety of fragrances throughout his career, but the sporting ace has...

Charlie Hunnam Initially Rejected Role In Papillon

Charlie Hunnam initially rejected the chance to star in 'Papillon'.The 37-year-old actor appears in the new biographical film based on the autobiography of the French convict Henri Charriere, but Charlie has admitted he was apprehensive...

Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss, Steve Mcqueen Become Editors At British Vogue

Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss and Steve McQueen have been appointed Contributing Editors at British Vogue.The catwalk superstars and '12 Years A Slave' director will share their respective expertise as members of the editorial team of...

Steve Mcqueen To Direct Tupac Documentary

Steve McQueen will be directing a documentary of hip hop star Tupac Shakur.The 'Shame', 'Hunger' and '12 Years a Slave' has been given full authorisation to produce the full-length feature documentary on the life of...

Zac Efron Loves Steve Mcqueen

Zac Efron's ''number one style icon'' is Steve McQueen.The 'Baywatch' star also thought the late king of pop, Michael Jackson was ''crazily stylish''.He said: ''Steve McQueen, he's my number one (style icon), he's just classic...

Steve Mcqueen's Motorbike Up For Auction

The bike will be among the highlights at an upcoming Hollywood Legends sale, featuring a handful of the late legend's keepsakes, also including a racing jacket and the actor's signed will. News...

Steve Mcqueen's Bullitt Car Found On A Scrap Heap

The car went missing shortly after filming wrapped and MCQueen spent years unsuccessfully trying to track it down. It was recently discovered in a scrapyard and restored by body shop owner Ralph...

Liam Neeson Will Star In Widows

Liam Neeson is set to star in 'Widows'. The 64-year-old actor has reportedly been cast in the upcoming thriller, which will be directed by director Steve McQueen, and is rumoured to play the role of...

Steve Mcqueen's Martial Arts Files Sell At Auction

The actor's student file from time he spent at Bruce Lee's Jun Fan Gung Fu Institute in 1967 went under the hammer at Nate D. Sanders Auctions on Thursday night (17Nov16). Lee...

Cynthia Erivo Cast In Widows

Cynthia Erivo is to star in 'Widows'.The 29-year-old actress initially thought it was a ''joke'' when director Steve McQueen offered her the role of Belle in his upcoming big-screen adaptation of Linda La Plante's 1983...

Steve Mcqueen Receives Bfi Fellowship

Steve McQueen received the British Film Institute (BFI) Fellowship on Saturday (15.10.16). The '12 Years A Slave' director was presented with his prize by frequent collaborator Michael Fassbender at the closing ceremony for the London...

Viola Davis Signs On For Steve Mcqueen Heist Movie

The filmmaker has teamed up with Gone Girl author Gillian Flynn to co-write crime thriller Widows, which centres upon four desperate women who plan a robbery. The project is based on the...

Lupita Nyong’O Wants To Focus A 'New Lens' On African Identity

Following her Academy Award-winning turn as Patsey in Steve MCQueen’s 12 Years a Slave, actress Lupita, who was born in Mexico, and raised in Kenya appeared in Broadway show Eclipsed, about the chaos of the...

Steve Mcqueen Becomes Youngest Recipient Of Bfi Fellowship

Steve McQueen is to become the youngest director to receive the British Film Institute's highest honour, the BFI Fellowship. The 46-year-old is already the only person to have won both the best picture Oscar and...

Steve Mcqueen To Make History With Bfi Fellowship Award

The Oscar winner will be handed the BFI's highest honour in recognition of his contribution to cinema during the organisation's annual awards ceremony on 15 October (16). With the accolade, the 46-year-old...

Brad Pitt To Wave The Flag For Le Mans Race

Race officials have announced the movie star will be the honorary starter on 18 June (16). Pitt will become the first actor to wave the race's starting flag since French screen idol...

Steve Mcqueen: '2016 Oscars Are A Watershed Moment'

Since the nominations for the upcoming Academy Awards were announced earlier in January (16) there has been a growing swell of criticism about the lack of diversity among them. Stars including Jada Pinkett Smith, Will...

Steve Mcqueen's Motorcycle Sells For $95,000

The 1934 Indian Sport Scout 750cc bike was one of a collection of classic motorcycles available to buy at Bonhams' autumn sale in Stafford. The vintage bike, which was specifically restored for...

Judy Carne, British Actor Best Known As ‘Sock-it-to-me’ Girl, Dies Aged 78

Judy Carne, the actor best known for her role in Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, has died at the age of 78. Carne died at Northampton Hospital on Thursday (3rd September).Goldie Hawn (pictured above) mourned the...

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