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Ridley Scott Misses Brother Tony

26th November 2014

Ridley Scott got ''very close'' to his brother Tony Scott before his death.The 76-year-old filmmaker's sibling died at the age of 68 in August 2012 when he committed suicide, leaving Ridley devastated.However, the 'Alien' director...

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Denzel Washington Remembers Tony Scott Two Years After Suicide

11th September 2014

Denzel Washington has paid tribute to his friend Tony Scott two years after his suicide by urging anyone suffering from depression to seek help immediately.The Training Day star was left broken-hearted when his longtime collaborator...

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Top Gun 2 'Closer And Closer' To Happening

28th March 2014

'Top Gun 2' is ''closer and closer'' to happening according to Jerry Bruckheimer. The legendary Hollywood producer is working on a sequel to the classic 1986 fighter pilot movie - which starred Tom Cruise -...

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Dave Stewart Called Off Tour To Mourn Tony Scott

19th August 2013

Rocker Dave Stewart axed his U.K. tour last year (12) because he was mourning the death of his filmmaker friend Tony Scott.The Eurythmics star was devastated after the Top Gun director took his own life...

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Jerry Bruckheimer Vows To Press On With Top Gun Sequel

10th June 2013

Producer Jerry Bruckheimer has given fans of Tom Cruise's classic 1986 movie Top Gun a lift by vowing to go ahead with plans for a sequel despite the death of the original film's director Tony...

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Will Smith To Star In Wild Bunch

15th May 2013

Will Smith is to star in 'The Wild Bunch' remake.The 'Wild Wild West' actor is considering an undisclosed role in Warner Bros.' forthcoming Western movie, which will be set in the present day.The 1969 original...

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Michael Rooker Joins Guardians Of The Galaxy

17th April 2013

Michael Rooker is to star in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'.'The Walking Dead' actor will play one of the leading superheroes in James Gunn's upcoming Marvel film, reports Deadline.comRooker's role will be as Yondu, who is...

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Tony Scott Estate Rejects Talent Agency's Creditor's Claim

14th March 2013

The executors of Tony Scott's estate have rejected a $1 million (£625,000) creditor's claim filed by the director's talent agency representatives for unpaid commissions.Lawyers for Creative Artists Agency (Caa) lodged the documents in Los Angeles...

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Brad Pitt And Denzel Washington Among Mourners At Tony Scott Memorial

20th February 2013

Brad Pitt, Denzel Washington and Mickey Rourke were among the Hollywood stars who gathered at a special memorial service in Los Angeles last week (15Feb13) to pay tribute to late director Tony Scott.Actors James Gandolfini...

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Does Killing Lincoln Capitalise On Lincoln Mania? Review Roundup

By Jack de Aguilar | 16th February 2013

The Killing Lincoln reviews are in, and it’s time to find out if the TV movie, which tells the story of John Wilkes Booth and the conspiracy that led to the 16th president's murder, adds...

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Christian Slater Blames Difficult Movie Industry For Tony Scott's Death

1st February 2013

Christian Slater was devastated to hear of director Tony Scott's suicide and blames the stress of working in the movie industry for pushing him too far.The actor worked with Scott on 1993 crime thriller True...

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Tony Scott's Estate Hit With $1 Million Claim From Talent Agency

31st January 2013

The estate of late director Tony Scott has been hit with a creditor's claim from executives of a Hollywood talent agency for more than $1 million (£625,000) in unpaid commissions.Lawyers for Creative Artists Agency (Caa)...

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Denzel Washington: 'Tony Scott Wanted To Collaborate Before His Death'

14th January 2013

Denzel Washington was stunned by director Tony Scott's suicide last year (Aug12) because they had talked about collaborating on a new project in the days before his death.The actor worked with Scott on five movies,...

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Excitement Builds For 'Killing Lincoln' As Trailer Is Released

By Jack de Aguilar | 4th January 2013

National Geographic aren't dipping their toes into the scripted drama, rather plunging themselves in with 'Killing Lincoln', an adaptation of Fox News host Bill O'Reilly's bestselling book of the same.Tony Scott was working on adapting...

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Keira Knightley Recalls Choosing Butt Double With Tony Scott

24th December 2012

Keira Knightley chose her ''bum double'' with the late Tony Scott.The 26-year-old actress worked with the director - who committed suicide in August at the age of 68 - on action film 'Domino' in 2005,...

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Top Gun Sequel Falls Apart, But 3-D Version Headed For Cinemas

By Michael West | 9th November 2012

The Top Gun Sequel - which was set to star Tom Cruise - has fallen apart in the wake of director Tony Scott's death. The filmmaker committed suicide on August 19, 2012, leaving Paramount Pictures...

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Top Gun Sequel: Is It Ever Going To Happen?

By Jack de Aguilar | 9th November 2012

The Top Gun sequel was purportedly thrown around the table at Paramount before the tragic death of the film's creator, Tony Scott, who surprised and shocked Hollywood by committing suicide."I said to Tony I want...

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Top Gun 2 Sequel Put On Hold

7th November 2012

A sequel to Tom Cruise's classic 1986 film Top Gun has been put on hold following director Tony Scott's suicide.Bosses at Paramount Pictures approached Scott and producer Jerry Bruckheimer with a view to developing Top...

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Tony Scott's Death Remains A Mystery

By Lorna Greville  | 24th October 2012

Despite the release of the coroner's report, confirming that Tony Scott committed suicide, there are still so many questions yet to have been answered, and his death still seems shrouded in mystery.The report said that...

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Tony Scott Death Explained By Report

By Jack de Aguilar | 23rd October 2012

True Romance Director Tony Scott died from multiple blunt force injuries and drowning after jumping from Vincent Thomas Bridge into Los Angeles Harbor, ABC News reports. Preliminary autopsy results showed the Top Gun director had...

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Autopsy Report: Tony Scott Committed Suicid, But We Still Don't Know Why

By Michael West | 23rd October 2012

Tony Scott’s autopsy has been made public. Although the cause of death has been confirmed as suicide, the coroner’s report provides few other insights into why the film director chose to take his own life.Scott...

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Tony Scott's Death Confirmed As Suicide

23rd October 2012

Director Tony Scott's death has been confirmed as suicide.The 'Top Gun' filmmaker jumped to his death from Vincent Thomas Bridge into the Los Angeles Harbor on August 19, 2012, and the coroner's report has now...

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Tony Scott's Death: Anti-depressants Found In The Toxicology Report.

23rd October 2012

Tony Scott, director of high octane, smash hit movies such as Man On Fire, The Taking of Pelham 123 and Top Gun, died in August this year having committed suicide by jumping off the Vincent...

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Police Officials Still Puzzled By Tony Scott Suicide

23rd October 2012

Police officials are still baffled as to why moviemaker Tony Scott jumped to his death from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in California in August (12) as more findings about the tragedy are released.Toxicology tests have...

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Safe House Follow-up Is In The Making

6th September 2012

Universal is working on a follow-up to the 2012 hit film 'Safe House'. David Guggenheim wrote the original script for the movie - which stars Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds - and is now back...

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Tony Scott's Family Attend Private Memorial As Trust Fund Opens

28th August 2012

Tony Scott has been laid to rest at a private memorial following the director's death recently. Tony Scott jumped off of the Vincent Thomas Bridge in San Pedro, Los Angeles in what appears to be...

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Tony Scott Cremated

28th August 2012

Top Gun director Tony Scott has been cremated.The late moviemaker fell to his death from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Los Angeles on 19 August (12) and was remembered by family and friends at a...

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Tony Scott's Family Set Up Scholarship Fund

28th August 2012

Family members of late moviemaker Tony Scott have set up a scholarship fund in his name.The Top Gun director committed suicide on 19 August (12) by jumping off the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Los Angeles,...

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Tony Scott's Funeral Held Just Days After Suicide

26th August 2012

Tony Scott's Funeral took place on Friday this week (August 24th), a mere five days after the famed director tragically took his own life by leaping from atop the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Los Angeles.The...

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Tony Scott's Suicide Note Leaves No Clues To Motive For Death

25th August 2012

After willingly flinging himself from the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Los Angeles, the motives behind the suicide of director Tony Scott are still shrouded in mystery, as his suicide note apparently offered no clues as...

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