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Barack Obama The Movie, Starring Will Smith

Britons believe Will Smith would be the perfect choice to play US presidential hopeful Barack Obama in a film of his life, a new poll has revealed.The Democratic senator is currently leading Republican nominee John...

By in Movies / TV / Theatre on 18 October 2008

Perry Gets Star Turnout For Studio Opening

WILL SMITH, SIDNEY POITIER, FOREST WHITAKER and WHITNEY HOUSTON gave the opening of movie mogul TYLER PERRY's new film studios in Atlanta, Georgia some star power on Saturday (05Oct08), when they joined him to unveil...

Stan Lee Wants To Make Will Smith A Black Captain America

Comic book creator STAN LEE wants to make WILL SMITH the first black CAPTAIN AMERICA - if BARACK OBAMA wins the presidential election. A movie version of the Marvel graphic novel is being planned for...

Stan Lee Wants To Make Will Smith A Black Captain America

Comic book creator STAN LEE wants to make WILL SMITH the first black CAPTAIN AMERICA - if BARACK OBAMA wins the presidential election. A movie version of the Marvel graphic novel is being planned for...

Birthday Boy Smith Set For I Am Legend Prequel

WILL SMITH has been given a 40th birthday gift by Warner Bros. bosses - the chance to reprise his I AM LEGEND character ROBERT NEVILLE in a prequel to the 2007 blockbuster. Movie executives have...

Pinkett Smith's Crazy Fan

JADA PINKETT SMITH was once threatened by a crazy fan who wanted to kill the actress because of her marriage to Hollywood star WILL SMITH. The 37-year-old - who married Smith in 1997 - claims...

Pinkett Smith: 'Will's So Lenient With Our Kids'

JADA PINKETT SMITH has revealed she is the disciplinarian to her three children - because husband WILL SMITH is so easy-going. The Hollywood couple has three children together, Trey, Jaden and Willow, and the actress...

Pinkett Smith Regrets Taking Will Away From Work

Actress JADA PINKETT SMITH regrets asking husband WILL SMITH to take a break from acting - because he has become a do-it-yourself fanatic. Pinkett Smith admits she "might have made a mistake" when she begged...

Smith To Star In Pharaoh Movie

WILL SMITH is reportedly set to achieve one of his biggest ambitions - to play Egyptian pharaoh Taharqa on the big screen. The Men in Black star has been cast as the ancient ruler in...

Tyrese Drops 40 Pounds Thanks To Smith

Singer/actor TYRESE GIBSON was pushed so hard to lose weight by WILL SMITH he passed out in his trailer. The Sweet Lady hitmaker first rose to fame as a model known for his six-pack abs...

Mamma Mia! Leading Field For National Movie Awards

Musical adaptation Mamma Mia! is the frontrunner for the National Movie awards, having earned four nominations.Leading men Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth are both nominated for best male - the latter also receiving a nod...

By on 01 August 2008

Cyrus Eyes Smith Collaboration

HANNAH MONTANA star MILEY CYRUS is hoping to team up with Hollywood actor WILL SMITH for a special performance at this weekend's (02-03Aug08) Teen Choice Awards. The ceremony is set to take place in Los...

Smith To Resurrect I Am Legend

WILL SMITH is to revive his role in futuristic action movie I AM LEGEND for a prequel. Director Francis Lawrence has confirmed he is working on a follow-up to the hit 2007 film and Smith's...

Dark Knight Director Puzzled By Success

The Dark Knight director Christopher Nolan has told reporters in Tokyo that he has no idea why his Batman movie is breaking box-office records. "I would not be able to point to exactly what it...

I Am Legend Star Will Smith Tops Hollywood Rich List

Will Smith is the best paid actor in Hollywood, according to a new study by US business magazine Forbes.The Hancock star earned $US80 million ($82.4 million) between June 1st 2007 and June 1st this year...

By on 25 July 2008

Smith Tops Highest Earner Poll

WILL SMITH has been crowned the highest earning actor in Hollywood, with a fortune of $80 million (GBP40 million). The Hancock star came first in the Forbes ranking to find the best paid actor of...

A Knight To Remember

The Dark Knight brought a bright day to Warner Bros. today (Monday) as the studio began a final tally of weekend box-office receipts that it estimated on Sunday would reach a record of $155.3 million....

Hellboy Ii Winner Of Superhero Weekend

As predicted, the box-office battle between two superheroes, Hellboy and Hancock, proved to be close. But in the end Universal's Hellboy II: The Golden Army turned out to be the winner as it collected an...

Smith's Son Joins Stars At High School Football Team

Tickets to see high school football games at Oaks Christian School in Westlake, California have become a hot item thanks to the team's new recruit - WILL SMITH's son TREY. Trey, 13, is Smith's son...

Hancock Has Super Opening In U.k., Germany

Will Smith has demonstrated that his superpowers to vanquish carping critics extends to the U.K. and Germany, where his Hancock opened in first place in both countries over the weekend. Although, as in America, the...

Hancock Makers Accused Of Homophobia

WILL SMITH's new movie HANCOCK has been accused of homophobia by gay rights campaigners. Bosses at The Gay + Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) allege a scene in the superhero movie takes a "cheap, unfunny...

Will Smith Is Gold At Box Office

Will Smith displayed his superpowers at the box office over the weekend as his poorly reviewed Hancock opened in first place with $62.6 million, making it Smith's 12th No. 1 opener. Still, Hancock was no...

Will Smith Overpowers Critics

In the latest demonstration of how little influence film critics are able to exert on the box office these days, the Will Smith starrer Hancock collected an estimated $66 million over the three-day weekend despite...

Hancock Beats Kung Fu Panda To UK Box Office Punch

Will Smith's new film Hancock has debuted at the top of the UK box office, pushing Kung Fu Panda into second place.The Columbia Pictures release followed its $66 million (33 million) bow in the US...

By on 08 July 2008

Hancock Flies In To Top International Box Office

WILL SMITH's superhero antics in HANCOCK has landed him at number one on the global box office chart. The action film took $78.3 million (GBP39.15 million) over the weekend (04-06Jul08), leaving animated comedy Kung Fu...

Hancock Superpowers To Top Of Us Box Office Charts

Hancock, Will Smith's new film about a reluctant superhero, has debuted at the top of the US box office.The Columbia Pictures release earned an impressive $66 million (33 million) over the July 4th holiday weekend...

By on 07 July 2008

Hancock Gives Smith Another Big Box Office Weekend

WILL SMITH is back at the top of the U.S. box office chart after scoring a $66 million (GBP33 million) Independence Day weekend debut. The weekend estimates mean Smith's new film Hancock - about a...

Smith Annoyed At Second Oscars Loss

WILL SMITH was disappointed he missed out on an Oscar for his role in THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS - because he was convinced it was "my time". The star has received two Best Actor Academy...

Movie Reviews: Hancock (2)

Additional reviews for Hancock , starring Will Smith, are appearing today (Wednesday) following the movie's release in some cities Tuesday night. And, for the most part, they are no more enthusiastic than the initial ones....

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