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Woody Allen Pens Rare Open Letter To Support Casting Director Pal

31st October 2013

Filmmaker Woody Allen has penned a rare open letter in a bid to persuade Oscars bosses to add a new category for casting agents to the Academy Awards.The Midnight in Paris director is urging the...

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Fascinating Fact: 3917771

22nd October 2013

Director Woody Allen is scheduled to appear at a sold-out Princeton University question-and-answer session on Sunday (27Oct13). The filmmaker has been donating his papers, including unproduced scripts, to the New Jersey university since 1980.

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Ronan Farrow Given Weekday Show On Msnbc, Focus On Youth Activism

By Lauren James | 17th October 2013

Ronan Farrow, the son of actress Mia Farrow, is joining MSNBC to host his own weekday show that will reportedly focus on youth activism. The 25 year-old law school graduate, journalist and human rights activist...

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Ronan Farrow Officially Handed His Own Show On Msnbc

By Joe Wilde | 17th October 2013

Ronan Farrow wants to "empower" the younger generation of America and ignite a fire in their bellies that will bring about a new age of political enlightenment and interest in what's going on in the...

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Woody Allen's 'Magic In The Moonlight': Everything You Need To Know

By Michael West | 16th October 2013

Woody Allen has revealed that his next movie, set in the South of France, will be titled Magic in the Moonlight.The prolific director, who is back to making one movie per year, refused to give...

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Woody Allen Announces Movie Title

16th October 2013

Woody Allen's next movie will be called 'Magic in the Moonlight'.The notoriously-secretive filmmaker is keeping the plot of the film - which he will write, direct and produce - under wraps but he has begun...

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Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 Movies Of 2013 (So Far)

By Michael West | 8th October 2013

Movie buffs have begun to anticipate Quentin Tarantino's Top 10 movies lists in recent years. The legendary director's run-down of his favorite movies of the year has made for interesting reading in recent years and...

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No 'Blue Jasmine' For India: Anti Smoking Adverts See Woody Allen Pull Oscar Contender

By Jack de Aguilar | 8th October 2013

This weekend would have seen Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine open in around 30 cinemas in India, but the director has decided to withdraw him film due to the anti-smoking campaign that would have penetrated two...

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Carly Simon Dropped Woody Allen From Song After Farrow Scandal

8th October 2013

Carly Simon dropped the mention of Woody Allen from her 1992 song Love Of My Life after the director left her good friend Mia Farrow for her adopted daughter Soon-Yi Previn.The singer/songwriter listed the filmmaker...

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Woody Allen Pulls Blue Jasmine From Release In India

7th October 2013

Woody Allen has pulled his new film Blue Jasmine from cinemas in India after learning mandatory anti-tobacco advertisements would be inserted into scenes where characters are smoking.Indian law requires health warnings to be shown on...

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Forget Sinatra, Ronan Farrow Is The Brains Of The Family

By Michael West | 4th October 2013

Ronan Farrow may well be Woody Allen's biological son, then again, he could be Frank Sinatra's. In a Vanity Fair interview that probably didn't do Ronan any favors this week, his mother Mia Farrow made...

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Frank Sinatra's Widow: Mia Farrow's Paternity Claims Are "Phony"

By Elinor Cosgrave | 4th October 2013

Mia Farrow stated her son Ronan Farrow could "possibly" have been fathered by Frank Sinatra. Farrow, who was married to Sinatra from 1966-68, was in a relationship was in a relationship with Woody Allen at...

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Sinatra's Widow Slams Mia Farrow Paternity Claims

3rd October 2013

Frank Sinatra's widow has slammed claims Mia Farrow fathered a child with the singer.Mia shocked the world this week by telling Vanity Fair's November issue that her 25-year-old son, Ronan Farrow, was ''possibly'' fathered by...

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David Blaine Hosting Celebrity Magic Tv Special

3rd October 2013

Illusionist and daredevil David Blaine is planning a new Tv special, which will feature him wowing the likes of Ricky Gervais, Woody Allen and Robert De Niro with his tricks.The magician will host a 90-minute...

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Dylan, Mia Farrow's Daughter, On Alleged Woody Allen Abuse: "What Happened In The Attic I Remember"

By Jack de Aguilar | 3rd October 2013

After years of silence, Mia Farrow’s adopted daughter – Dylan, who has adopted different names in the past – has opened up about the abuse she alleges filmmaker Woody Allen inflicted on her. A seven-year-old...

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Mia Farrow & Woody Allen's Son, Ronan Farrow, In Talks To Host Msnbc Show

By Joe Wilde | 3rd October 2013

Ronan Farrow, the only biological child of Mia Farrow and Woody Allen, looks like he may be joining MSNBC's weekend line-up with his very own show. Farrow, a journalist and human rights activist, is said...

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Mia Farrow Reveals Biological Shock Hinting Her Son's Father Could Be Frank Sinatra And Not Woody Allen?!

By Nick Hill | 3rd October 2013

Mia Farrow made the huge revelation that her son, Ronan Farrow, may be the biological son to Frank Sinatra and not Hollywood film director Woody Allen.Mia was married to the legendary singer from 1966 to...

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Mia Farrow & Woody Allen's Son In Talks To Front Political News Show

2nd October 2013

Mia Farrow and Woody Allen's Rhodes Scholar son Ronan is in talks to host a political debate show on U.S. news network Msnbc.The 25 year old has been linked to a new role as part...

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A Week In News: Breaking Bad Finale, Marc Jacobs Leaving Louis, And Tom Clancy Dies

By Michael West | 2nd October 2013

Respect the Chemistry: After five seasons, Breaking Bad came to its explosive conclusion on Sunday, finishing Walter White's journey from "Mr Chips to Scarface." Check out which episodes our writers chose as their favorite.Leaving Vuitton:...

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Awkward: Mia Farrow Claims Woody Allen's Son May Be Frank Sinatra's

By Nick Hill | 2nd October 2013

The Rosemary's Baby star Mia Farrow has hinted that her son Ronan, apparently with Woody Allen, may actually be the son of her ex-husband Frank Sinatra. The actress was married to the legendary singer from...

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Mia Farrow: Son Is 'Possibly' Frank Sinatra's Child

2nd October 2013

Mia Farrow believes her son was ''possibly'' fathered by Frank Sinatra.The 'Rosemary's Baby' actress - who has four biological and five adopted kids from her marriages to composer Andre Previn and director Woody Allen -...

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Woody Allen Hates Blockbusters

28th September 2013

Woody Allen loathes blockbusters.The 'Midnight in Paris' filmmaker refuses to be associated with ''childish'' big-budget box office hits, which he believes have no artistic merit and are only made so studios can cash in as...

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A Week In Movies: Awards Buzz Continues To Build, Hemsworth Hits New York, Divergent Teases

By Rich Cline | 27th September 2013

Awards season is cranking up a notch as some attention-grabbing performances land in cinemas. Hugh Jackman and Jake Gyllenhaal are getting praise for their gritty work in the unnerving thriller Prisoners, now showing in both...

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Woody Allen On Cate Blanchett, The Woman Who Put The Jasmine In 'Blue Jasmine'

By Jack de Aguilar | 27th September 2013

Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine is being hailed as his best film in two decades by some, his best film ever by others. At its marrow, the film is a character drama about loss and decisions....

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Cate Blanchett To Helm Herman Koch Adaption In Directorial Debut

By Joe Wilde | 21st September 2013

Cate Blanchett has decided to make the leap from screen star to scene setter, and has been handed her first script to kick star her career as a budding director. As initially reported by Deadline,...

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Cate Blanchett Will Debut As Film Director In Herman Koch's Epic 'The Dinner'

By Holly Williams | 20th September 2013

Cate Blanchett might've put on a jaw-dropping performance in her most recent film Blue Jasmine, but she's about to display a new talent as a budding film director in the upcoming adaptation of The Dinner.Perhaps...

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Blue Jasmine: Why Cate Blanchett Is Guaranteed The Oscar For Best Actress

By Michael West | 18th September 2013

Cate Blanchett will win the Oscar for Best Actress on the evening of March 2, 2013 and if she doesn't - and Meryl Streep steals the award - it could be one of the biggest...

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Cate Blanchett Praises 'Generous' Karl Lagerfeld

18th September 2013

Cate Blanchett has praised ''generous'' Karl Lagerfeld for designing a bespoke jacket for her.The 44-year-old beauty admits she is incredibly flattered that the Chanel creative director donated two custom-made pieces for her to wear in...

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Cate Blanchett: My Family Is My Priority

18th September 2013

Cate Blanchett doesn't care about materialistic things.The stunning actress has earned critical acclaim for her portrayal of a rich New York City housewife in Woody Allen's new movie 'Blue Jasmine', but unlike her designer label-loving...

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Honorary Golden Globe For Woody Allen, For Contribution To Filmmaking

By Jack de Aguilar | 16th September 2013

The legendary filmmaker Woody Allen is set to have his achievements and influence recognized as the organisers of the Golden Globe Awards have announced that the director will receive the 2014 Cecil B DeMille Award....

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