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Jack White's Great Gatsby Album Has The Golden Touch

Rocker Jack White is getting into the spirit of the extravagant Roaring Twenties by releasing platinum and gold disc versions of The Great Gatsby soundtrack.The album for the highly-anticipated film includes songs from Jay Z,...

Isla Fisher Didn't Say A Word In Gatsby Audition

Actress Isla Fisher won her role in director Baz Luhrmann's new adaptation of The Great Gatsby without saying a word.The Wedding Crashers star auditioned for the part of Tom Buchanan's mistress, Myrtle Wilson, and reveals...

Joel Edgerton: 'There's No Feud With Leonardo Dicaprio'

Actor Joel Edgerton has played down reports he was locked in a bitter feud with his The Great Gatsby co-star LEONARDO DiCaprio during filming, insisting comments he made about their characters' onset tensions have been...

Carey Mulligan Wore Diamonds Worth Millions On Gatsby Set

British actress Carey Mulligan was constantly shadowed by a security guard on The Great Gatsby set because she was draped in diamonds worth millions of dollars for her role as Daisy Buchanan.The Drive star wore...

Siberia Train Trip Inspired Baz Luhrmann To Make The Great Gatsby

Moviemaker Baz Luhrmann rediscovered literary treasure The Great Gatsby on a train trip through Siberia.The Australian director was on a "debriefing adventure" after wrapping 2001's Moulin Rouge! when he decided to listen to the audio...

Mia Farrow Praises Gatsby Remake

Mia Farrow has heaped praise on director Baz Luhrmann for putting an original spin on The Great Gatsby, insisting her previous movie version was "weighed down" by comparisons to the book.The actress appeared in a...

Carey Mulligan Sealed Gatsby Role With A Kiss

Carey Mulligan bagged a role in Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby by giving LEONARDO DiCaprio a surprise kiss during her audition.The Australian filmmaker recruited leading man DiCaprio to help pick an actress to play Jay...

Baz Luhrmann Suffered Head Injury On The Great Gatsby Set

Director Baz Luhrmann suffered a nasty head injury while filming The Great Gatsby after a crane holding up a 3D camera tipped and smacked him in the skull.The filmmaker faced a race against time to...

Carey Mulligan And Isla Fisher Plotted To Keep The Great Gatsby Costumes

Carey Mulligan hatched a plot with her The Great Gatsby co-star Isla Fisher to steal their elegant costumes from the set of the 1920s movie.The two actresses were thrilled with the glamorous outfits they were...

Bajay Z Luhrmann Blames Rain For The Great Gatsby Delay

Baz Luhrmann has blamed bad weather for delaying the release of his new movie The Great Gatsby as heavy rain forced him to push back the filming schedule by several months.The big screen adaptation of...

Isla Fisher Embarked On Jazz Boot Camp For Great Gatsby

Isla Fisher spent three weeks immersed in New York's jazz culture to prepare for her role in the upcoming Hollywood adaptation of The Great Gatsby.The Australian star threw herself into researching the Roaring Twenties, when...

The Great Gatsby Scheduled To Open Cannes Film Festival

Baz Luhrmann's Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan-staring re-boot of The Great Gatsby will open this year's Cannes Film Festival, the festival's organisers revealed yesterday (March 11), giving the movie a premiere fitting of the affluent...

Jay-jay Z Creating Score For The Great Gatsby

Rapper Jay Z is creating the soundtrack to Baz Luhrmann's upcoming adaptation of The Great Gatsby, according to The Bullitts star Jeymes Samuel.The 99 Problems star has been making music for the highly-anticipated 2013 movie,...

Lady Gaga & Prince Keen To Add Songs To The Great Gatsby Soundtrack

Lady Gaga and Prince are writing new songs for director Baz Luhrmann's new period piece blockbuster The Great Gatsby, according to one of his stars.Actress Adelaide Clemens let it slip in a recent interview that...

The Great Gatsby Inspires Another 2012 Film

F. Scott Fitzgerald's most famous book, The Great Gatsby, has inspired a new movie about the world economic collapse.Holy Rollers director Kevin Asch and producer Morris S. Levy have teamed up to give the great...

Bajay Z Luhrmann Used Jay-jay Z To Boost Great Gatsby Scenes

Director Baz Luhrmann blasted Jay Z rap tracks onto the set of The Great Gatsby to boost his cast's energy during shooting.The Moulin Rouge! moviemaker has put his creative twist on F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic...

Mulligan Refused Permission To Snap Gatsby Papers

Actress Carey Mulligan was left disappointed while researching her role in The Great Gatsby as bosses at a top U.S. college refused to let her take a photo of author F. Scott Fitzgerald's original manuscript.The...

Luhrmann Injured On Gatsby Set - Report

The latest movie adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel The Great Gatsby reportedly shut down early for Christmas (11) after director Baz Luhrmann was injured on the setReports suggest he banged his head on a...

Mulligan's Great Gatsby Casting Caught On Camera

Carey Mulligan has a lasting memento of the moment she landed the leading lady role in The Great Gatsby - an onlooker snapped a photo of her stunned reaction as she received the casting news...

Carey Mulligan In Awe Of Dicaprio's Generosity

Carey Mulligan was "blown away" by Leonardo DiCaprio's generosity when she tried out for The Great Gatsby after he improvised lines as three different characters to improve her audition.The British actress saw off competition from...

Amitabh Bachchan Refusing Payment For Baz Luhrmann Film

Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan is refusing payment from director Baz Luhrmann for his role in upcoming film The Great Gatsby, insisting he's happy to shoot his scene as "a gesture".The veteran Indian actor has signed...

Amitabh Bachchan Lands Hollywood Debut Opposite Dicaprio

Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan is set to make his Hollywood debut in Leonardo DiCaprio's new movie The Great Gatsby.The veteran Indian actor has landed a role in the big screen adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's...

The Great Gatsby Begins Production In Sydney

The Great Gatsby has begun production this week with its star studded cast arriving in Sydney, Australia. LEONARADO DICAPRIO, Tobey Maguire and Isla Fisher star in Baz Luhrmann's 3D adaptation of the American classic novel....

Mulligan 'Terrified' About Gatsby Role

Carey Mulligan has become a nervous wreck while waiting to shoot The Great Gatsby - because director Baz Luhrmann is taking several months to cast her co-stars.The Brit saw off competition from the likes of...

Ben Affleck Gets Out Of Gatsby Film

Ben Affleck has pulled out of director Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic The Great Gatsby.Just hours after news broke about Isla Fisher joining the cast - as the mistress of Affleck's character...

Isla Fisher Joins Gatsby Cast

Aussie actress Isla Fisher has joined the all-star cast of Baz Luhrmann's movie adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's literary classic The Great Gatsby.The Wedding Crashers star will play Myrtle Wilson in the film, according to...

Affleck To Star In The Great Gatsby?

Ben Affleck is in talks to star as Carey Mulligan's drunk, cheating husband in director Baz Luhrmann's upcoming adaptation of The Great Gatsby.The new movie version of the classic novel already boasts an all-star cast...

Olsens Dressed Mulligan For Gatsby Audition

Carey Mulligan has the Olsen twins to thank for helping her land a role in The Great Gatsby - the design duo dressed the actress for her audition.Mulligan flew into a panic after learning she...

Bradley Cooper Eager For Role In Baz Luhrmann's Gatsby

Bradley Cooper is desperate to land a role in Baz Luhrmann's big screen adaptation of The Great Gatsby, but fears the Australian director has no idea who he is.The Hangover hunk is eyeing the part...

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