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Willem Dafoe Handed Golden Bear For Lifetime Achievement

Willem Dafoe has been handed an honorary Golden Bear for lifetime achievement at the Berlin Film Festival.The 62-year-old actor - whose hits include 'Platoon', 'The English Patient' and 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' - has worked...

Robert Pattinson For Horror The Lighthouse

Robert Pattinson has signed up to star in horror movie 'The Lighthouse'.The 'Twilight' star joins Willem Dafoe in the film, written and directed by Robert Eggers, the man behind 2015 movie 'The Witch'.Producer Rodrigo Teixeira...

Sean Baker In No Rush To Make Next Film

Sean Baker doesn't want to rush his next film.The 46-year-old filmmaker recently helmed the critically acclaimed 'The Florida Project' - which has been nominated for an Academy Award for best supporting actor for Willem Dafoe...

Willem Dafoe To Receive Palm Springs International Film Festival Icon Award

Willem Dafoe will be presented with the Icon Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival. The 62-year-old actor will be handed the accolade at the annual gala on January 2, 2018, after appearing in...

Jason Momoa: Zack Snyder Changed Aquaman Look

Jason Momoa says it was Zack Snyder who wanted to revamp Aquaman's look in 'Justice League'.The 38-year-old actor had a very brief cameo as Aquaman Arthur Curry in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' and...

Josh Gad Loves Sir Kenneth Branagh

Josh Gad would follow Sir Kenneth Branagh ''to the ends of the Earth''.The 36-year-old actor is currently starring as Hector MacQueen in the new movie adaptation of Agatha Christie's whodunit novel 'Murder on the Orient...

Brooklynn Prince In Talks To Star In The One And Only Ivan

Brooklynn Prince is currently in talks to star alongside Angelina Jolie in 'The One and Only Ivan'.The seven-year-old actress recently starred alongside Willem Dafoe in 'The Florida Project' and it appears Prince will next star...

Daisy Ridley Critical Of Her Performance In The Force Awakens

Daisy Ridley didn't think her performance was very ''good'' in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'.The 25-year-old actress made her debut as the Force-sensitive orphan Rey in the seventh film in the sci-fi franchise and she...

Daisy Ridley Had Doubts She Could Star In Murder On The Orient Express

Daisy Ridley didn't think she was good enough to get a part in 'Murder on the Orient Express'.The 25-year-old actress stars as Mary Debenham in the new movie adaptation of Agatha Christie's murder mystery novel...

Michelle Pfeiffer Cried When She Met Dame Judi Dench

Michelle Pfeiffer burst into tears when she met Dame Judi Dench on the set of 'Murder on the Orient Express'.The 59-year-old actress is currently starring alongside the iconic actress in Sir Kenneth Branagh's re-imagining of...

Judi Dench Had Glorious Time On The Orient Express

Dame Judi Dench claims the cast of 'Murder on the Orient Express' were forced to be friends because they were stuck on a train.The 'James Bond' actress is part of an all-star cast, which also...

James Wan Teases Whale Prop From Aquaman

James Wan has posted a picture of a giant whale prop while filming 'Aquaman'.The 40-year-old filmmaker is currently helming the standalone movie about the King of Atlantis - which is part of the DC Extended...

Willem Dafoe: Horror Directors Can Make Super Hero Films

Willem Dafoe believes horror filmmakers make great directors for superhero movies.The 62-year-old actor starred as the Green Goblin in Sam Raimi's 2002 'Spider-Man' movie and is set to jump back into the comic book genre...

Ludi Lin: Aquaman Is Like Star Wars Underwater

Ludi Lin has teased that the 'Aquaman' movie is going to be like an ''underwater'' 'Star Wars'.The Chinese actor - who recently starred as the Black Ranger in the 'Power Rangers' big screen adventure -...

Jason Momoa's Birthday Surprise

Jason Momoa had the greatest surprise of his ''life'' when his wife and children turned up on the 'Aquaman' set on his birthday. The 'Game of Thrones' star was left shocked when his partner Lisa...

Jason Isaacs Turned Down Green Goblin Role

Jason Isaacs was blasted by his agent when he turned down the role of the Green Goblin in Sam Raimi's 'Spider-Man' movie.The 54-year-old actor has played a villain in a number of blockbuster movies, most...

Amber Heard's 'Rigorous' Aquaman Training

Amber Heard's 'Aquaman' training was ''rigorous''.The 31-year-old actress stars as Mera in the upcoming DC Extended Universe movie, and was so determined to ''deliver for the character'' that she would train ''non-stop'' for hours to...

Ludi Lin Lands Aquaman Role

Ludi Lin has landed a role in 'Aquaman'.The Chinese actor - who recently starred as the Black Ranger in the 'Power Rangers' reboot - has been cast to play Murk in the upcoming DC External...

Filming Begins On Aquaman

'Aquaman' has officially begun filming.Director James Wan took to Twitter to reveal the team have begun working on the next instalment in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU).Captioning a photograph of a camera on set, James...

Dolph Lundgren Is Cast In Aquaman

Dolph Lundgren is reportedly set to star in 'Aquaman'. The 59-year-old action movie star is rumoured to appear in the upcoming fantasy film, which will see him portray King Nereus, who is the leader of...

'Aquaman's Release Date Pushed Back Two Months

'Aquaman's release date has been pushed back to December 2018.The hotly-anticipated film - which stars Jason Momoa as the titular character - will now be released on December 21, 2018, rather than its previous October...

Oliver Stone To Be Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award

The Academy Award-winning writer and director will be feted at the Tuscany-based event in April (17), where he will receive the festival's spotlight prize and deliver a masterclass to the public. According to The Hollywood...

Jason Momoa: I've 'Never Seen Anything Like' Aquaman

Jason Momoa says he's ''never seen anything like'' 'Aquaman'.The 37-year-old actor is set to star as the titular superhero in the upcoming DC Comics standalone movie, and has said the script offers a ''really cool...

Nicole Kidman In Talks For Aquaman

Nicole Kidman is in talks to star in 'Aquaman'.The 49-year-old actress - who is nominated for the Best Supporting Actress Oscar at the upcoming Academy Awards for her performance in 'Lion' - is reportedly in...

Aquaman Will 'Blow People's Minds'

'Aquaman' is the DC Extended Universe movie that is ''going to blow people's minds'', according to screenwriter Will Beall.Beall is responsible for penning the script for the superhero film from a treatment by director James...

Willem Dafoe Stamps His Ticket For Murder On The Orient Express

Actor/filmmaker Branagh will portray Agatha Christie's beloved detective Hercule Poirot in the film, leading an ensemble cast which also includes Michelle Pfeiffer, Penelope Cruz, Judi Dench, Josh Gad, and Daisy Ridley. Now...

Patrick Wilson Joins Aquaman

Patrick Wilson will play the antagonist in 'Aquaman'.The 43-year-old actor is set to play the titular character's evil half-brother Orm Marius - also known as the Ocean Master - in the upcoming DC Comics movie.Wilson...

Aquaman Release Date

'Aquaman' will be released on October 5, 2018. The eagerly anticipated DC Comics movie starring Jason Momoa, Amber Heard and Willem Dafoe is set for release in IMAX and 3D. Meanwhile, director James Wan recently...

Nicolas Cage Goes On Booze Ban For Movies

Nicolas Cage only drinks alcohol on Fridays when he's making a movie.The 52-year-old actor - a Hollywood veteran of over 70 movies - takes his work very serious and now limits his nights out to...

James Wan Teases Aquaman Movie

'Aquaman' will be a ''swashbuckling action adventure''.The film's director James Wan has teased details about the upcoming DC Comics movie starring Jason Momoa, Amber Heard and Willem Dafoe.He said: ''I kind of don't want to...

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