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Nervous Viola Davis' Missed Out On Kissing Crush Harrison Ford

Last-minute nerves got the better of actress Viola Davis when she decided to steal a kiss from longtime crush and Ender's Game co-star Harrison Ford.The Oscar-nominated actress was so excited to learn she'd be sharing...

Viola Davis' Daughter To Make Acting Debut In James Brown Biopic

Actress Viola Davis' three-year-old daughter will make her acting debut in an upcoming James Brown biopic.The Help star will play the Godfather of Soul's young mother in the film Get On Up, which is due...

Viola Davis Using Hugh Jackman's Wolverine Diet To Get In Shape For Movie Role

Actress Viola Davis is using Hugh Jackman's Wolverine diet to get in shape for her new film.The Help star is playing James Brown's mother Susie in the upcoming biopic Get On Up, and she has...

Viola Davis And Octavia Spencer Join James Brown Biopic

Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer will star in James Brown biopic 'Get On Up'.'The Help' director Tate Taylor has cast two of the stars of his hit 2011 film in his latest project about the...

Movie Reviews: Enough Said

Fox Searchlight is opening the late James Gandolfini's penultimate film, Enough Said, in four theaters today (Wednesday), presumably to give it a head start against the much-buzzed-about Prisoners, starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Terrence Howard,...

Harrison Ford Narrates 'Ender's Game' Final Trailer [Trailer]

The final trailer for Ender's Game has been released. Set in the future years after an alien-human war, the movie follows Ender Wiggin, a talent young boy who is sent to a military space academy...

Hard-hitting Crime Drama 'Prisoners' Sees Hugh Jackman On Top Form [Trailer]

The trailer for Denis Villeneuve's hard-hitting crime-drama Prisoners has rolled out online, showing Hugh Jackman in his first post-Les Miserables role, and a good one at that. The Australian plays Keller Dover, a regular guy...

Viola Davis In Talks For Cyber Crime Thriller

Viola Davis may star with Chris Hemsworth in a cyber crime movie.The 'Help' actress is in talks to star alongside the 'Thor' and 'Avengers' actor in Michael Mann's forthcoming untitled thriller which will begin filming...

Viola Davis Was Born On Slave Plantation

The Help star Viola Davis was born on a slave plantation in South Carolina.The actress has revealed she was welcomed into the world in her grandmother's house in St. Mathews, but she was later raised...

Alice Englert Spellbound By Beautiful Creatures Cast

Alice Englert was blown away by the 'Beautiful Creatures' cast.The young Australian actress was in complete awe of her A-List co-stars - who included Oscar winners Jeremy Irons, Emma Thompson and Viola Davis - and...

Viola Davis Prayed For Hunky Husband

Viola Davis is convinced her marriage was a match made in heaven because the actress prayed for a perfect mate just weeks before meeting her husband.The Help star was so desperate to meet Mr. Right...

Stars Send Well Wishes To Barbara Walters

Viola Davis and David Arquette are among the stars who have sent their well wishes to Barbara Walters after the veteran U.S. broadcaster was hospitalised in Washington, D.C. following a fall on Saturday (19Jan13).The 83...

Denzel Washington Urges Actress Daughter To Be Just Like Viola Davis

Denzel Washington has urged his daughter to follow Doubt star Viola Davis' path as she embarks on an acting career.Washington's daughter Olivia is studying the craft at New York University, and he has offered her...

Viola Davis Joins Prisoners Cast

Viola Davis has joined the cast of 'Prisoners'.The 'Help' actress will star alongside Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano and Melissa Leo in the thriller, which will be directed by 'Incendies' helmsman Denis Villeneuve.The film...

Viola Davis Honoured For Charity Work

Actress Viola Davis was honoured for her philanthropy at a prizegiving in Los Angeles on Saturday (27Oct12).The Help star was the guest of honour at the Friendly House Awards Luncheon Gala at The Beverly Hilton...

Viola Davis: 'I Almost Quit Acting After Opera-singing Dog Attack'

THE HELP star Viola Davis was forced to rethink her career as an actress after she was mauled by a Labrador while performing an ill-fated one-woman show on a basketball court.The revered star spent two...

Viola Davis Not Phased By Protest At Won't Back Down Film Premiere

Actress Viola Davis has applauded the courage of teachers who protested outside the New York premiere of her controversial new drama Won't Back Down.In the upcoming movie Davis and actress Maggie Gyllenhaal play desperate mothers...

Meryl Streep Applauds Viola Davis At Women In Film Awards

Veteran actress Meryl Streep applauded her Doubt co-star Viola Davis as she handed her a top prize at the 2012 Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards on Tuesday night (12Jun12).The Help star was honoured...

Tornado Warning Halts Filming On Emma Thompson Movie

Filming on Emma Thompson and Viola Davis' new movie has ground to a halt on location in Louisiana after local officials issued a tornado warning on Thursday (31May12).The actresses are shooting supernatural drama Beautiful Creatures...

Stars Turn Out For Britain's Glamour Awards

Pop stars Jessie J, Kylie Minogue and Kelly Rowland, and actresses Viola Davis, Eva Longoria and Jessica Alba were celebrating on Tuesday night (29May12) after winning honours at the annual Glamour Women of the Year...

Viola Davis Addresses Graduating Seniors At Alma Mater

Avid runner Viola Davis returned to her former high school in Rhode Island on Thursday (24May12) to deliver a commencement address to the graduating seniors at her alma mater.The Help star thrilled students at Central...

Justin Bieber Up For Teen Choice Awards

Justin Bieber has been nominated for five Teen Choice Awards.The 'Never Say Never' hitmaker has received the highest individual number of nominations for the annual ceremony - Choice Male Artist, Choice Fashion Icon: Male, Choice...

Ginnifer Goodwin's High Street Look

Ginnifer Goodwin's White House Correspondents Dinner dress cost just $299.The 'Once Upon a Time' actress donned the light gray gown from high street retailer H&M's new Exclusive Glamour Conscious Collection to the glitzy event in...

Maggie Gyllenhaal And Peter Sarsgaard Welcome Daughter No.2

Maggie Gyllenhaal and her actor husband Peter Sarsgaard have become parents for the second time, following the birth of daughter Gloria Ray. The actress' representative confirmed the news to Usa Today, confirming that the couple...

Lindsay Lohan Invited To White House Correspondent's Dinner

This Saturday's White House Correspondent's Dinner (April 28, 2012) promises to be an interesting affair, with a celebrity guest list that includes Lindsay Lohan. According to Politico, President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have...

Lindsay Lohan Attending White House Dinner

Lindsay Lohan has been invited to the White House Correspondents' Dinner. The 'Mean Girls' actress is among a host of names to be asked to attend the event - which is held yearly to celebrate...

Adele Joins Obama In Time's 'Most Influential People' List

The power and influence of the young British songwriter Adele shows no signs of slowing, even when it seems that there are few people left on either side of the Atlantic who have not yet...

Katy Perry Almost Landed Role In The Help

Pop star Katy Perry has revealed she almost landed a small role opposite Emma Stone and Viola Davis in The Help but her recording schedule forced her to turn it down.The Firework singer, who made...

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