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Laverne Cox: Playing Dr. Frank-n-furter Was 'Tons Of Pressure'

Laverne Cox says portraying Dr. Frank-N-Furter in the 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' remake was ''the scariest thing'' she's ever done.The 32-year-old actress has opened up about the challenges of taking on the iconic role...

Rocky Horror Tv Cast Want To Honour Cult Movie In Small Screen Reboot

The cult musical, released in 1975, unleashed a world of transvestites to delighted audiences, two years after Richard O’Brien’s stage show hit the West End.It has never waned in popularity, and now the Rocky Horror...

Bill Skarsgard To Play Pennywise In It Remake

The Maze Runner's Will Poulter was originally attached to the film, but dropped out due to a scheduling conflict. The film will be directed by Mama filmmaker Andres Muschietti, following Cary Fukunaga's departure...

Laverne Cox Delighted With Fan Support For Rocky Horror Remake

The 31-year-old star is taking on the role of Dr. Frank N. Furter, the mad transsexual scientist played by Tim Curry in the 1975 film, in a new U.S. TV version. It is...

Annaleigh Ashford Joins The Rocky Horror Picture Show Remake

The Masters of Sex star will play Columbia, transvestite alien eccentric Dr. Frank N. Furter's fiesty live-in groupie. The role was originally played by actress Nell Campbell in the 1975 film. Annaleigh...

Tim Curry Returning To The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Curry originated the part of cross-dressing Dr. Frank-N-Furter in the 1973 London stage show and he reprised the garter-wearing transgender alien in the 1975 film. Now, the 69-year-old will take over Charles Gray's...

Laverne Cox To Bring Glamour To 'Rocky Horror' Re-boot

We've got to admit, we cringed when we first heard that a re-boot of 'The Rocky Horror Picture Show' was underway, but now we've seen who's the star, it might not be so bad after...

Laverne Cox To Star In Rocky Horror Picture Show Reboot

Laverne Cox is to star in the 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' reboot.The 'Orange is the New Black' star, who became the first transgender performer to ever receive an Emmy Award nomination last year, has been...

Tim Curry Makes Rare Public Appearance To Collect Award

The Rocky Horror Picture Show star, who has attended few public engagements since suffering a stroke in 2012, arrived at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles in a wheelchair to receive the...

It Remake Indefinitely Pushed Back

New Line Cinema's remake of Stephen King's 'It' has been indefinitely pushed back.Production on the movie based on the 1986 horror novel by the acclaimed author was scheduled to start in three weeks' time, but...

Will Poulter In Talks To Play It's Creepy Pennywise

Poulter has emerged as the favourite to take on the character in director Cary Fukunaga's remake of Stephen King's horror classic. In the story, Pennywise is an evil monster who abducts children...

Richard O'brien To Give 'Shock Treatment' To The London Stage As 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' Sequel Is On The Way

Rocky Horror Picture Show creator Richard O’Brien is adapting the cult classic’s 1981 film sequel for a run on the London stage in 2015. Shock Treatment is set to come to King’s Head Theatre next...

Actor Tim Curry Rushed To Hospital After Suffering Stroke

The actor Tim Curry was rushed to hospital earlier this week after suffering a stroke at his home in Los Angeles. The veteran star of stage and screen was feared to have suffered irreparable damage...

Tim Curry Suffers A Stroke

Tim Curry is recovering from a stroke.The 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' star is said to be ''doing fine'' and recuperating at his home in Los Angeles following a collapse last night (24.05.13).His long-time agent Marcia...

Tim Curry Suffers Stroke

The Rocky Horror Picture Show star Tim Curry has suffered a stroke.The 67-year-old British actor is recovering after collapsing at his home in Los Angeles on Thursday (23May13). His longtime agent Marcia Hurwitz has...

Russell Brand Among All-star Cast For Eric Idle's Latest Play

A truly special comedy moment as [L-R] Sophie Winkleman, Russell Brand, Tim Curry, Tracey Ullman, Billy Connolly, Jane Leeves, Jim Piddock, Eric Idle and Eddie Izzard join forces in Los Angeles.Look at that line-up, it's...

Stephen King's 'It' To Be Rebooted

Stephen King's It first hit screens (TV screens at least) back in 1990 , four years after it was published as a novel, and has sent shivers down peoples spines ever since. Now it looks...

Tim Curry Quits Play After Asthma Attacks

British actor Tim Curry has been forced to pull out of a theatre production after suffering a series of asthma attacks.The Rocky Horror Picture Show star landed the role of the Player in a stage...

Ryan Murphy's Rocky Horror Remake?

Ryan Murphy is being lined up to direct the 'Rocky Horror Picture Show' remake.The 'Glee' creator has recently put the finishing touches to a 'Rocky Horror' themed episode of the hit TV show and now...

Glee Rocky Horror Episode Worries Male Stars

News of a GLEE episode based on the ROCKY HORROR movie is worrying the cast's male stars because of the costumes involved. Actors MARK SALLING and CORY MONTEITH are nervous that they will be expected...

Film Version Of Stephen King Horror It Planned

Stephen King's classic horror novel It is set for the big screen in a new Warner Bros adaptation, it has been announced.The 1986 book, which tells of a group of adults reuniting to battle the...

By on 13 March 2009

Juno Star And Hollyoaks Actress Feature In New Videogame

A star of indie comedy Juno and a former Hollyoaks actress are to feature in live-action scenes in new videogame Command and Conquer: Red Alert 3.The franchise's traditional live-action cut-scenes will be replete with 'famous'...

By on 21 August 2008

O'brien: I'm Not Interested In Rocky Horror Remake

Richard O'Brien says he will not give his blessing to a remake of the cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show.The former Crystal Maze presenter starred and co-wrote the screenplay for the 1975 original of...

By on 14 August 2008

Time Warp: Rocky Horror Remake Announced

Cult camp classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show is the latest Hollywood blockbuster on the cards for a remake.The UK's Sky Movies will team up with MTV to provide the financing for the film, which...

By on 13 August 2008

Spacey And Dench Honoured For Stage Roles

Hollywood star-turned-theatre director KEVIN SPACEY has seen his commitment to London's West End recognised after being named the Best Stage Actor at the Theatregoers' Choice Awards for the second year running. The Old Vic's artistic...

Spamalot Tops Laurence Olivier Nominations

The London production of MONTY PYTHON musical SPAMALOT has been nominated for seven of Britain's prestigious Laurence Olivier Awards. The West End stage show, based on the 1975 film MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL,...

Manson Set For Sex Change In Rocky Horror Remake

Rocker MARILYN MANSON is in secret talks to play transvestite DR FRANK-N-FURTER in a remake of the ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW, according to US reports Manson reportedly let slip he was considering the part,...

King's It To Return To Tv

Classic STEPHEN KING horror mini-series IT is set for a remake. SALEM'S LOT screenwriter PETER FILARDI is reportedly reworking the script of the 1990 TV epic, which starred TIM CURRY as a demonic clown. The...

Azaria Leaves Spamalot To Return To Tv

Actor HANK AZARIA is leaving his role in the acclaimed Broadway show MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT to resume work on his TV show HUFF. Azaria, who also voices roles on THE SIMPSONS, will be replaced...

Spamalot Lands 14 Tony Nominations

Hit musical MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT has wowed theatre's toughest critics to pick up a staggering 14 TONY nominations. The medieval musical, loosely based on wacky movie MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL, led the...

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