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Stars Petition Barneys To Change Proposed Minnie Mouse Window Display

Actress Virginia Madsen and TRUE BLOOD star Kristin Bauer Van Straten are among the celebrities taking aim at fashion house Barneys for featuring a skinny version of Disney character Minnie Mouse in their holiday ad...

Virginia Madsen Dating Young Actor

Actress Virginia Madsen has found love with an actor 20 years her junior.The Sideways star, who celebrated her 50th birthday on Sunday (11Sep11), has been dating Nick Holmes "for a while", but she insists she...

Virginia Madsen Joins Cast Of The Event

VIRGINIA MADSEN, the OSCAR nominated actress best known for her role in the indie comedy 'Sideways', is set to join the cast of 'The Event' when the NBC drama returns next year, reports The...

Movie Reviews The Haunting In Connecticut

The Haunting in Connecticut , touted as being "based on a true story" of paranormal shenanigans, is receiving some relatively positive films for a movie in this genre. Michael Phillips in the Chicago Tribune comments...

Madsen Scared Producer Out Of Haunted Hotel

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN fears she's responsible for scaring a producer out of a luxury hotel room - after imploring the spirits haunting her suite to leave her alone and bug her neighbour instead. Madsen and...

Madsen Is The New Face Of Botox Treatment

Oscar nominee VIRGINIA MADSEN is defying the aging process thanks to the latest development in Botox. The 46-year-old Sideways star has become the new face of BotoxCosmetic - a prescription-only treatment. In a new beach...

Ewan Mcgregor To Take To The Skies In Amelia Biopic

Ewan McGregor has signed on to join the cast of upcoming aviation biopic Amelia.The Scottish actor is star as Gene Vidal, father of author Gore Vidal, in Mira Nair's film about Amelia Earhart, the pioneering...

By on 27 May 2008

Sideways Star Virginia Madsen Joins Cast Of Amelia

Virginia Madsen is to star alongside Hilary Swank and Richard Gere in the upcoming aviation biopic Amelia.The Sideways actress will star as Dorothy Binney, the first wife of George Putnam, Amelia Earhart's publicist and later...

By on 22 April 2008

Madsen Struggles To Find Love

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN is struggling to find love because the only men that feel comfortable around her are toyboys. The 45-year-old actress has been happily single for a decade, but admits she's beginning to...

Madsen Dreams Of Being A Teacher

Actress VIRGINIA MADSEN has a secret yearning to quit Hollywood and become an art teacher. The SIDEWAYS star insists she'd be in school if her acting career didn't take off - and she still dreams...

Movie Reviews: The Number 23

The critics have been pretty merciless in their execration of The Number 23. Jan Stuart in Newsday suggests that the title "gives a rough estimate of the years it will take stars Jim Carrey and...

Madsen Bases Career Resurgence On Cupcakes

Acting comeback Queen VIRGINIA MADSEN has based her career resurgence on a quirky positive thinking game - the Law of Cupcakes. The actress' career was floundering until her critically acclaimed performance in 2004's SIDEWAYS, and...

The Number 23 Freaks Out Number 23 Cast

The number 23 proved to be a haunting figure on the set of JIM CARREY's new thriller THE NUMBER 23 - so many crazy coincidences were linked to the odd number. Both Carrey and director...

Serial Dramas Become A Tough Sell

Serial dramas are suddenly finding audiences steering away from them, with CBS yanking Smith, starring Ray Liotta and Virginia Madsen, from its schedule, NBC moving Kidnapped to the graveyard of Saturday night and ABC losing...

Liotta's Smith Cancelled

RAY LIOTTA's new crime drama SMITH has been cancelled by US TV network CBS after only three episodes. The GOODFELLAS actor starred alongside SIDEWAYS actress VIRGINIA MADSEN, JONNY LEE MILLER, AMY SMART and SIMON BAKER...

Madsen Owns Up To Botox Jabs

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN has come clean about her Botox shots and is urging the rest of Hollywood's leading ladies to do the same. The actress started getting Botox jabs to help ease painful migraines...

Madsen Upset Over Lindsay Questions

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN has come out in defence of teenager LINDSAY LOHAN, insisting she has to answer unsavoury questions the media would never ask of boys. Madsen has become fond of the 19-year-old...

Madsen Surprised Ford With Screen Kiss

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN was so desperate to kiss HARRISON FORD in new movie FIREWALL she locked lips with the aging movie star on the first day of filming. The actress was handpicked by...

Madsen Replaces Pregnant Shue

Actress VIRGINIA MADSEN has stepped in to replace ELISABETH SHUE in JOEL SCHUMACHER's new film, after the LEAVING LAS VEGAS star was forced to quit the role to concentrate on motherhood. Shue walked away...

Madsen Takes Son On Overdue Vacation

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN's recent trip to Hawaii with her JACK proved to be an extra-special occasion - because it was the first time they'd holidayed together in nine years. The 42-year-old actress admits...

Madsen Fears She's Running Out Of Time For More Children

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN is desperate to give birth to more children, but she fears she's "running out of time". The 42-year-old actress already has an 11-year-old son called JACK with her ex-husband ANTONIO...

Clooney Honoured By Hollywood

Hollywood heart-throb GEORGE CLOONEY was celebrated at the Los Angeles Film Festival on Saturday night with a career retrospective. Guests including SAM ROCKWELL, VIRGINIA MADSEN, SHOHREH AGHDASHLOO, ALLISON JANNEY and Clooney's OCEAN'S ELEVEN co-star...

Stars Pay Tributes To Their Mums

DAVID DUCHOVNY, JADA PINKETT SMITH, VIRGINIA MADSEN and BRITTANY MURPHY are among the stars hoping to give their mums a very special American Mother's Day on 8 May (05) by cooing about them in a...

Cruise Joins Charity Drive

TOM CRUISE is one of the Hollywood stars literally signing up to lend their support to the TSUNAMI RELIEF FUND. The MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE star recently autographed a NASCAR hood to be auctioned off for...

Demi Signs Up For A Comeback

DEMI MOORE is making plans for a big movie comeback after signing up her first-ever manager. According to movie trade paper DAILY VARIETY, the actress has signed with Hollywood management firm Untitled, which also...

Madsen's Spirit Treat For Son

SIDEWAYS star VIRGINIA MADSEN handed her Best Supporting Actress award to her young son JACK at yesterday's (26FEB05) INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARDS in Santa Monica, California, for sticking by her as she struggles to find work....

Six Spirits For Sideways

Wine-drinking comedy SIDEWAYS was the toast of the 20th annual INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARDS in California yesterday (25FEB05), claiming six of the ceremony's prizes. The film's stars THOMAS HADEN CHURCH, VIRGINIA MADSEN and PAUL GIAMATTI...

Madsen Explains Feelings For Giamatti To Son

VIRGINIA MADSEN's screen kiss with PAUL GIAMATTI in the movie SIDEWAYS has put the actress in an awkward situation - her 10-year-old son is now wants to know if they're enjoying a romance. Madsen,...

Sideways Shocks The Sags

Wine-drinking comedy SIDEWAYS stunned Hollywood last night (05FEB05) when it claimed the big prize at the 11th annual SCREEN ACTORS GUILD AWARDS. The film's stars, VIRGINIA MADSEN, PAUL GIAMATTI and THOMAS HADEN CHURCH, were...

Wine Sales Boosted By Sideways

SIDEWAYS' romantic exploration of California's vineyards has sent thousands of enchanted American fans on shopping trips to buy the wines featured in ALEXANDER PAYNE's movie. Sales of pinot noir have seen the most dramatic...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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