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Wesley Snipes Not Worried About Jail

Wesley Snipes is coping "very well" with the prospect of being sent to jail.The 'Blade' actor - who was sentenced to three years in prison for wilful failure to file federal income tax returns in...

Scorsese & Snipes' Financial Adviser Arrested For Fraud

A high-profile investment banker to stars including MARTIN SCORSESE, WESLEY SNIPES and UMA THURMAN has been arrested on suspicion of defrauding his clients, allegedly cheating them out of a staggering $30 million (£20 million).Kenneth Starr...

Wesley Snipes Wants Angel Jackson

Wesley Snipes wants Michael Jackson to come back as an angel.The 'Blade' actor - who appeared in the late singer's 'Bad' video in 1987 - was devastated when he died last June at the age...

Wesley Snipes' Spiritual Search

Wesley Snipes reads about different religions to try and figure out the meaning of his life.The 'Blade' star regularly spends time studying the world's various faiths because he is fascinated with what his true purpose...

Snipes' Shock At Mum's Money Struggle

WESLEY SNIPES was left stunned when he found out his WILDCATS pay cheque was double the size of his mother's annual salary.The actor made his debut in the 1986 film, alongside Woody Harrelson and Goldie...

Snipes Turned Bodyguard For Terrified Jackson On Bad Video Set

MICHAEL JACKSON was so scared as he shot his BAD video in Harlem, New York, he held hands with co-star WESLEY SNIPES.The Hollywood actor played a gang leader in the 16-minute music video, which was...

Snipes: 'Tax Troubles Were A Wake-up Call'

WESLEY SNIPES' ongoing tax troubles have been a "wake-up call" for the BLADE star - because he had no idea he was one of the U.S. Government's most wanted men at one point.The movie star...

Snipes' Tax Troubles Help Land Him Gritty Movie Role

WESLEY SNIPES has his much-publicised tax troubles to thank for his latest movie role in cop drama BROOKLYN'S FINEST - because director ANTOINE FUQUA hired him after watching the actor handle himself in the midst...

Movie Reviews Brooklyn's Finest

Most studios have decided to give Alice a wide berth, assuming that it would be futile to challenge it. The sole exception is Overture Films' cop drama Brooklyn's Finest , directed by Antoine Fuqua and...

Snipes 'Not Worried' About Tax Appeal

WESLEY SNIPES is confident an appeals judge will overturn his conviction and sentence on federal tax charges, insisting he's "not worried" about the case.The Blade star was sentenced to three years in prison in 2008...

Hollywood Tough Guy Wesley Snipes

Wesley Snipes claims he could take on anyone in a fight.The 'Blade' actor - who is currently on bail and appealing a conviction against a three-year prison sentence for tax evasion - believes he would...

Gangs Protected Set Of Brooklyn's Finest

Director ANTOINE FUQUA recruited New York gang members to protect stars RICHARD GERE, WESLEY SNIPES, DON CHEADLE and ETHAN HAWKE on the set of their new movie BROOKLYN'S FINEST.The movie follows a trio of drug...

Snipes Backs New York Bad Tribute To Jackson

WESLEY SNIPES has backed plans to honour his late BAD co-star MICHAEL JACKSON at the New York subway station the iconic video was filmed.City bosses want to erect a tribute to the King of Pop...

Snipes Appeals Tax Convictions

WESLEY SNIPES has appealed his three-year prison sentence on U.S. federal tax charges - insisting the term is "unreasonable".The Blade: Trinity star was convicted in 2008 of three misdemeanour counts of wilful failure to file...

Ferrara Exits Game Of Death

Moviemaker ABEL FERRARA has quit WESLEY SNIPES' new action film to concentrate on FOREST WHITAKER and 50 CENT's new movie JEKYLL & HYDE.Ferrara was due to direct Snipes and Death Proof star Zoe Bell in...

Michael Jackson's Kids At Reception

Michael Jackson's children were "playing and goofing around" at the reception which followed his memorial.Prince Michael, 12, 11-year-old Paris - who paid an emotional tribute to her father at the service yesterday (07.07.09) - and...

Fascinating Fact 7641

SPIKE LEE, WESLEY SNIPES and MICHAEL JACKSON's trainer LOU FERRIGNO were among the first celebrities to arrive at the memorial to the King of Pop in Los Angeles on Tuesday morning (07Jul09), joining news woman...

Stars Arrive For Jackson Memorial

SPIKE LEE, WESLEY SNIPES and MICHAEL JACKSON's trainer LOU FERRIGNO were among the first celebrities to arrive at the memorial to the King of Pop in Los Angeles minutes ago.TV stars Jaleel White and Elizabeth...

Murphy Wants Snipes For Brown Biopic

EDDIE MURPHY passed up JAMES BROWN's request to play the late legendary entertainer on the big screen - because he's convinced WESLEY SNIPES was made for the role.The 48-year-old comedian won Brown over with his...

Snipes Facing International Travel Ban

Shamed actor WESLEY SNIPES could be restricted from travelling abroad after he attended a lavish party in Dubai in November (08) while appealing a tax conviction. The Blade star was handed a three-year prison sentence for...

Lee Still Keen To Make James Brown Biopic With Snipes

SPIKE LEE insists his JAMES BROWN biopic will get made - even though his star, WESLEY SNIPES, is facing a three-year prison spell. Snipes, who was convicted of federal income tax evasion last year (08), is...

Fuqua Fought To Keep Snipes Employed

Director ANTOINE FUQUA was determined to cast troubled actor WESLEY SNIPES in his forthcoming movie BROOKLYN'S FINEST - because he insists the NEW JACK CITY star deserves as many chances as former drug addict ROBERT...

Snipes And Cheadle's Film Pranks

Actors WESLEY SNIPES and DON CHEADLE tested filmmaker ANTOINE FUQUA's patience on the set of BROOKLYN'S FINEST - by playing practical jokes on him every day. The duo was determined to keep the director alert...

Snipes Will Cite Anti-terrorist Work In Appeal

WESLEY SNIPES is appealing his three-year prison sentence for tax evasion, arguing his work helping to thwart terrorists makes him a national hero, according to reports. The troubled Blade star, 45, was handed the sentence...

Lee Still Backing Snipes For James Brown Role

Fallen star WESLEY SNIPES has been offered a comeback role once his tax troubles have been resolved - director SPIKE LEE insists he's the only man he wants to play his JAMES BROWN. Many feared...

Snipes Ordered To Reimburse Government Costs

WESLEY SNIPES has been ordered to pay back more than $200,000 (GBP100,000) to the U.S. government to cover costs for his tax evasion case. The Blade star, 45, was handed a three-year prison sentence in...

Snipes Allowed To Shoot Abroad

LATEST: Hollywood actor WESLEY SNIPES has been granted permission to leave the U.S. to work abroad. The troubled Blade star, 45, was handed a three-year prison sentence in April (08) after officials found him guilty...

Snipes Pleads To Be Allowed To Film Abroad

Troubled Hollywood star WESLEY SNIPES is begging a judge to let him leave the U.S. so he can shoot two movies in Britain and Thailand, while he is appealing his conviction for tax fraud. The...

Prosecutors Want Snipes Back In Jail

LATEST: Actor WESLEY SNIPES could have his bail terms revoked and thrown in jail if the U.S. Attorney's Office has its way. The Blade star was handed a three-year prison sentence in April (08) after...

Snipes Lands $200,000 Legal Bill

BLADE star WESLEY SNIPES has landed a $200,000 (GBP100,000) legal bill from the U.S. government - seeking to recoup the cost of convicting him on tax evasion charges. Snipes was handed a three-year sentence in...

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Tangerine - Trailer

'Tangerine' is an upcoming film from director Sean Baker ('Starlet', 'Greg the Bunny'). The film was written by Baker...