The filmmaker sat down with his eight young castmembers when filming began and made them swear not to waste time tweeting and updating their Facebook pages with on-set gossip, and instead be present for each other.
He tells Wenn, "I told the young actors in the film on day one, 'You're about to have this special experience making this movie together. The making of the film is what ends up being something special that you carry with you and so, with social media, I've put a line down with these young actors, where, with social media, it's not even a second thought.
Continue reading: Jason Reitman Asked Young Stars To Stay Off Social Media
Freida Pinto has revealed her boyfriend Dev Patel once accidentally punched her in the face during a joint interview.
The 26-year-old beauty took a blow from Dev, 20, while the couple were promoting 'Slumdog Millionaire' - the multiple Oscar-winning movie that brought the pair together in 2008.
Freida explained: "The only two people who can understand what happened on 'Slumdog' are the two of us. Even our families, who appreciate and support us, are still on the outside and that is why we hold it so very dear to our hearts.
Continue reading: Freida Pinto Took Slumdog Punch
Burlesque dancer Dita Von Teese is so obsessed with hats she has a room dedicated to them.
Dita Von Teese has a room dedicated to hats.
The burlesque dancer is a huge fan of headwear and has so many different ones she has to store them away in a dedicated area.
She said: "I have a huge collection of hats - I have a whole room dedicated to them so that's a lot of hat. You have to be brave to wear a hat. Wearing a hat says: 'I have confidence and I don't mind if people are looking at me.' "
Continue reading: Dita Von Teese's Hat Obsession
Marilyn Manson is reportedly dating former 'America's Next Top Model' contestant CariDee English three months after breaking up with fiancee Evan Rachel Wood.
The shock rocker started dating 'America's Next Top Model' winner Caridee English after the pair met at a recording studio where the model was recording vocals for her debut album.
CariDee said: "Marilyn Manson inspires and supports me in my music. He has made me feel comfortable and beautiful with who I am as an artist and as a woman."
Continue reading: Marilyn Manson's Next Top Girlfriend
Supermodel Christy Turlington has been named as the new face of Avon's Slip Into.... fragrance.
Christy Turlington is the new face of Avon's Slip Into.... fragrance.
The 41-year-old supermodel - who has previously fronted campaigns for Yves St Lauren and Maybelline cosmetics in the past - revealed she is delighted to be associated with the iconic brand.
She described the new scent as: "Just like slipping into a pair of beautiful high heels."
Continue reading: Christy Turlington's Avon Role
Naomi Campbell thanks her mum for her ''good genes'', which have helped the supermodel to maintain her youthful good looks.
Naomi Campbell thanks her mum for her good genes.
The British supermodel - who was discovered by a model scout at the age of 15 - admitted while she doesn't worry about her age, she avoids drinking alcohol and eats healthily in order to maintain her youthful looks.
She said: "I've got my mum and her good genes! I don't worry about my age, on the contrary, I like telling people I'm 40. When you worry too much, you will show these worries. I try to avoid that. I eat healthily, I don't drink - not as a matter of principle, but because it's not good for me."
Continue reading: Naomi Campbell's Good Genes
Meryl Streep has agreed to star in a new comedy project directed by 'Sex and the City' filmmaker Michael Patrick King.
Meryl Streep has signed on to star in an untitled comedy set on a home shopping network.
The Oscar-winning actress will star alongside Sandra Bullock and Oprah Winfrey in the movie, according to 'Sex And The City' director Michael Patrick King, who confirms all three have agreed to take part in the project.
He said: "I came up with the idea of writing for Meryl, Sandy and Oprah, and it became so specific to them that I wanted to be sure I had interest from these ladies.
Continue reading: Meryl Streep For Home Shopping Comedy
Stunning actress Jennifer Aniston has been named the top body icon in a new poll, beating the likes of Marilyn Monroe, Cheryl Cole and Halle Berry.
Jennifer Aniston has been named the top body icon in a new poll.
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Cheryl Cole insists Girls Aloud will get back together but says the group are enjoying their break away from each other.
The 'Promise This' singer has enjoyed huge solo success since the group - which also consists of Nadine Coyle, Sarah Harding, Nicola Roberts and Kimberly Walsh - took a break last September but she is adamant they will reunite as they have signed a deal.
The 27-year-old beauty said: "We have a three album deal with the record label - we signed it before we took a break. I actually think this break is really important for us as people. Forget artists and whatever we're doing as that, just for us as Women. We've been together since I was 19, I remember Nicola's 17th birthday when we'd just got together. We're all young women now and we were living and breathing each other. It was intense and it's been nice to learn about yourself as I felt we'd just morphed into one person. We needed this space to grow.
Continue reading: Cheryl Cole Promises Girls Reunion
Billy Idol said he doesn't mind ''indulging'' women, but has given up the drugs and alcohol which made him ''burn out'' in the 80s.
The 'White Wedding' singer said he was "burned out" by his excesses in his 80s heyday, but while he has given most of them up, he still can't help himself around beautiful women.
Billy told Spinner.co.uk: "I stopped doing a lot of the things that burnt me out. I gave up all the drugs, all the booze, but I'm still into women.
Continue reading: Billy Idol Still 'Indulging' Women
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