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First Look At Eddie Redmayne In Lipstick For Transgender Biopic 'The Danish Girl' [Picture]

Eddie Redmayne prepares for another life-changing role in Tom Hooper's historical biopic 'The Danish Girl', in which he plays Lili Elbe - one of the first people to have ever undergone gender reassignment surgery, way...

Eddie Redmayne Nearly Died On Horse

Eddie Redmayne almost killed himself while riding a horse on a TV series after pretending he was an expert just to get the part. The 'Theory of Everything' star pretended he was an equine enthusiast...

Eddie Redmayne's Les Mis Horse Scene Was Payback For Audition Lie

Eddie Redmayne is convinced his horseback scene in Les Miserables was payback for lying to director Tom Hooper about his riding skills on a previous Tv project.The young Brit admits he was far from honest...

Les Miserables Duo Re-teams For The Danish Girl

Les Miserables director Tom Hooper is re-teaming with the film's star Eddie Redmayne for the big screen adaptation of novel, The Danish Girl.Following the success of the hit 2012 film version of the beloved musical,...

Eddie Redmayne To Star In Sex-change Drama The Danish Girl

Eddie Redmayne is due to star in sex-change drama 'The Danish Girl'.The actor will join forces with his 'Les Miserables' director Tom Hooper for the first time since they worked on the 2012 musical blockbuster.The...

Sienna Miller Supports Bfi's Luminous Gala

Stars including Sienna Miller and Damian Lewis supported the BFI's first ever Luminous gala in London last night (08.10.13).The star-studded event served as a prelude to the 57th annual BFI London Film Festival and a...

Sacha Baron Cohen Leaves Freddie Mercury Movie As Attention Turns To Depp

Sacha Baron Cohen has left the movie biopic of iconic Queen frontman Freddie Mercury after a disagreement over the direction of the project. Cohen - who bears a dramatic resemblance to the singer - had...

Hugh Jackman Saves The Day At Farmers' Market

Hugh Jackman was branded a hero this weekend.The 'Les Miserables' actor saved the day at Southampton Village farmers' market in the Hamptons when he rescued a damsel in distress who was struggling to set up...

Tom Hooper To Oversee Chinese Film Festival Jury

British moviemaker Tom Hooper has signed up as president of the jury at the upcoming Shanghai International Film Festival in China.The Les Miserables director will lead the panel in selecting the recipient of the 2013...

Blake Lively In Talks For Freddie Mercury Film

Blake Lively is being lined up to star in the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.The 'Gossip Girl' actress is expected to play the iconic Queen singer's former girlfriend Mary Austin opposite 'Borat' star Sacha Baron Cohen,...

Tom Hooper To Direct Freddie Mercury Film?

Tom Hooper may direct the upcoming Freddie Mercury biopic.The Oscar-winning filmmaker is reportedly being eyed by Sony Pictures and GK Films to oversee the long-planned film about the iconic Queen singer and could reunite with...

Anne Hathaway: Hugh Jackman Was My 'Rock' On Les Miserables Set

Anne Hathaway claims Hugh Jackman was everyone's ''rock'' on the 'Les Miserables' set.The 30-year-old star - who won the Best Supporting Actress trophy for her role as struggling prostitute Fantine at the Oscars last night...

Anne Hathaway: I'm Still The Underdog

Anne Hathaway will never relinquish her underdog status.Despite picking up the Best Supporting Actress gong at the 85th annual Academy Awards last night (24.02.13), the 30-year-old star insists she hasn't lost touch with reality and...

Oscars 2013 – Les Miserables Cast Sang For Their Roles In The Film

Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe are all well-respected actors, who’ve carved out hugely successful careers. But that didn’t mean they got a free pass into Les Miserables – no – they had to audition,...

Tom Hooper Wants To Swap Hollywood For West End

Oscar-winning British director Tom Hooper is hoping to step out of the spotlight after the upcoming Academy Awards by swapping Hollywood for the West End.The King's Speech moviemaker has enjoyed huge success with his latest...

Argo And Les Miserables Win Big At Baftas

'Argo' and 'Les Miserables' led the winners at the 2013 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards (BAFTA) on Sunday (10.02.13).The Ben Affleck directed 'Argo' - in which he also stars - took the...

Are The 2013 Baftas Unpredictable? Strong Contenders Make It Tough To Judge

Film awards outcomes are difficult to predict. Year on year the judging panel changes and the tastes of both the public and the film critique elite evolve. Sometimes winners will be a curve ball, and...

Les Miserables Reigns At U.k. Box Office

Tom Hooper's movie musical Les Miserables has seen off competition from Oscars rivals Lincoln and Zero Dark Thirty to land a third week at the top of the U.K. box office.The stage show adaptation, which...

Anne Hathaway's Tears Over Hair

Anne Hathaway burst into tears when her hair was cut off for 'Les Miserables'.The movie's director Tom Hooper decided against using a scissors as he wanted it to look more authentic by having her...

Les Miserables Soars At U.k. Box Office

Tom Hooper's movie musical Les Miserables has hit a high note at the top of the U.K. box office chart for a second consecutive weekend after seeing off its Oscars rivals to rake in $7...

Eddie Redmayne Shunned Weight Loss For Les Miserables

Eddie Redmayne enjoyed watching his 'Les Miserables' co-stars starve themselves.The 31-year-old hunk - who plays love-struck Marius in Tom Hooper's Academy Award-nominated musical drama - was grateful for his naturally slim frame as it meant...

Tom Hooper's Golden Globe Disbelief

Tom Hooper says winning a Golden Globe for 'Les Miserables' was like ''being struck by lightning''.The film's director was so shocked following the Golden Globe Awards ceremony in Los Angeles last night (13.01.13) - where...

Samantha Barks Stunned At Hollywood Success

Samantha Barks can't believe she's in a Hollywood film.The theatre actress - who was once a contestant on Andrew Lloyd Webber's reality show, 'I'd Do Anything' - stars alongside an all-star cast including Hugh Jackman,...

Daniel Craig, Ben Affleck And The Les Miserables Cast Warm Up For The Oscars At The National Board Of Review Awards (Pictures)

Two of last year's main men inDaniel Craig [Left] and Ben Affleck [Right],both of whom could be on for big things this awards seasonThe National Board Of Review Awards took place last night (January 8,...

Hugh Jackman: L Lived Like A Monk

Hugh Jackman ''lived like a monk'' to prepare for his part in 'Les Miserables'.The 44-year-old actor takes on the role of Jean Valjean - a convict who manages to turn his life around - in...

Ben Affleck Up Against Steven Spielberg For Directors Guild Of America Honour

Ben Affleck will fight it out with seasoned filmmakers Steven Spielberg, Ang Lee, Kathryn Bigelow and Tom Hooper for the Directors Guild of America's top prize after landing an Outstanding Directing nomination for Argo.The actor-turned-moviemaker...

Zero Dark Thirty Triumphs At New York Film Critics Circle Awards

'Zero Dark Thirty' has been honoured by the New York Film Critics Circle.The prestigious group of 60 film buffs branded the gritty drama about the manhunt for Osama Bin Laden the Best Film of 2012,...

Anne Hathaway Got Les Miserables Inspiration From Susan Boyle

Anne Hathaway is a fan of Susan Boyle.The 'Les Miserables' actress drew upon the Scottish singing sensation's inspirational first 'Britain's Got Talent' audition when she had to perform iconic show tune 'I Dreamed A Dream'...

Russell Crowe Defends Les Miserables After Adam Lambert's Rant

Russell Crowe has defended his new movie Les Miserables after Adam Lambert slammed the film's all-star cast for "pretending to be singers", insisting director Tom Hooper wanted the musical scenes to be "raw and real".The...

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'Game Of Thrones' Musical Is Made A Reality... Sort Of...

For the first ever US Red Nose Day on NBC, all the stops were pulled out. What happens when you...

'Poltergeist''s New Cast Take On A Classic

Steven Spielberg and Tobe Hooper's 1982 haunted house movie 'Poltergeist' is so iconic that remaking it has always...

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Was A Special Challenge For Tom Hardy

Tom Hardy has made a name for himself with films like 'Inception', 'The Dark...

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

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Brandon Flowers - I Can Change [Lyric] Video

With his new solo album 'The Desired Effect' out now, the Killers frontman Brandon...

Cooties - Trailer

Everyone knows fourth grade school children can be little monsters, but what happens when things get way too literal?...

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Indie-rock band The Cribs have been delighting audiences with their unique blend...

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