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Liev Schreiber: I'm No Film Star

Liev Schreiber doesn't see himself as a film star.The 46-year-old actor - who has sons Alexander, nicknamed Sasha, and Samuel with long-term partner Naomi Watts - thinks he's not in the same league as other...

Naomi Watts Worried She Would Never Have Kids

Naomi Watts felt anxious before she started a family. The 'Diana' actress worried she wouldn't be able to fulfil her dream of becoming a mother until a life-changing meeting with her long-time partner Liev Schreiber...

Naomi Watts Fulfilled By Her Family Life

Naomi Watts feels her life is ''fulfilled''.The 44-year-old actress - who has two sons, Alexander, six, and Samuel, five, with her long-term partner Liev Schreiber - insists she doesn't feel pressurised to land the best...

Liev Schreiber Rescues A Stranger

Liev Schreiber has rescued an injured stranger.The 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine' actor - who is in a long-term relationship with Naomi Watts - came to the aid of a poor woman who fell over outside his...

Naomi Watts To Celebrate Globe Nomination With Birthday Cake

Naomi Watts celebrated her first Golden Globe Awards nomination by having birthday cake. The 43-year-old actress let out a ''little yelp'' when her agent called her on Thursday morning (13.12.12) informing her of her Best...

Farrell Fell Apart After Alexander Flop

COLIN FARRELL spiralled into a deep depression after his blockbuster ALEXANDER flopped - and even considered turning his back on acting for good.The Irish actor starred as Alexander the Great in Oliver Stone's 2004 epic,...

Farrell Eyed Oscar Glory For Flop Alexander

COLIN FARRELL was stunned his movie ALEXANDER was a box office flop - because he was convinced the film was heading for Oscar glory.The Irish actor played the ancient Greek conqueror in the 2004 Oliver...

Farrell 'Pained' By Alexander Flop

Actor COLIN FARRELL has opened up about box-office blunder ALEXANDER four years after its release - insisting he's just getting over his disappointment at the movie flop. Farrell played the ancient Greek conqueror in the...

Minghella And Curtis Adapt No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

Award-winning director Anthony Minghella is working with Richard Curtis on an adaptation of the bestselling novel The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency.Set to screen on BBC1 in March, the TV movie was shot by Cold...

By on 21 February 2008

Britney 'Doesn't Want Custody Of Kids', Says First Husband

Britney Spears does not want to regain custody of her two children, according to her first husband.Jason Alexander, who was married to the Toxic star for only 55 hours in 2004, claims Britney has all...

By on 14 February 2008

Control Wins Standard Award

Joy Division biopic Control was last night named best film at the Evening Standard British film awards.The Sam Riley-starring movie charts the life of the band's frontman Ian Curtis, which was cut short by his...

By on 04 February 2008

Dawson Gave Farrell A 'New York Black Eye'

COLIN FARRELL was left with a real black eye after challenging ROSARIO DAWSON to a fight on the set of 2004 movie ALEXANDER. The pair were shooting a battle scene, and Farrell asked Dawson to...

Oscar Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 80th Academy awards have been announced at a ceremony in Los Angeles.Two films lead the field with eight nominations each – No Country for Old Men and There Will be Blood.Daniel...

By on 22 January 2008

Brolin To Play Bush

Josh Brolin has been lined up to play the lead role in Bush, a film about the life of the current US president.The No Country For Old Men star has been earmarked by Oliver Stone...

By on 21 January 2008

Sienna Shines At UK Premiere

Sienna Miller stole the show at last night's UK premiere of her new film Interview.Though the gala screening was attended by the likes of co-star Steve Buscemi, Billy Connolly and Damian Hirst, it was the...

By on 19 October 2007

Farrell's Son Has Special Needs

Actor Colin Farrell has talked of the difficulties of raising his son James, who has special needs.The four-year-old has a rare form of cerebral palsy called Angelman Syndrome, which can affect his motor skills and...

By on 16 October 2007

Stone Praises Farrell

OLIVER STONE has lavished praise on Irish actor COLIN FARRELL - and insists any criticism he was given after playing the lead role in ALEXANDER was misplaced. Stone, who directed the 2004 movie about the...

Stone Impressed With Farrell's Drinking Habits

Director OLIVER STONE was so impressed with COLIN FARRELL's alcohol consumption, he offered him the title role in 2004's ALEXANDER on the spot. The Phonebooth star met with the filmmaker over dinner in L.A. to...

Britney's Divorce Made Official

The marriage of Britney Spears and Kevin Federline has officially been terminated at a US court.The pair's fractious relationship came to an end last year, but the formal divorce orders were only signed off yesterday...

By on 31 July 2007

Filmmaker Bergman Dies

Legendary screen and stage director Ingmar Bergman has died at his home in Sweden, reports suggest.According to Sweden's TT news agency, Eva Bergman, who is also a director, said her 89-year-old father died on the...

By on 30 July 2007

Ozzy Named Mojo 'Icon'

Veteran rock star Ozzy Osbourne triumphed at last night's Mojo awards, being crowned icon of the year at the music prize ceremony.Fellow rocker Alice Cooper joined the Black Sabbath vocalist in the line up of...

By on 19 June 2007

Pammy Celebrates Green 40th

PAMELA ANDERSON has celebrated her 40th birthday in vegan style, claiming "40 is the new 20".The former BAYWATCH babe celebrated her milestone birthday with her vegetarian friends in a swanky veggie Florida restaurant, with top...

By on 13 June 2007

Dawson's Drinking Lessons

ROSARIO DAWSON credits her ALEXANDER co-stars with teaching her how to drink properly. The actress admits she wasn't a hard drinker until she filmed the historical epic alongside Colin Farrell and Val Kilmer. She says,...

Endemol's Latest Show Sparks Protests

A new Dutch TV show from Big Brother makers Endemol has sparked protests from political and health groups in the country.The Big Donor Show will see a terminally ill woman select one of three patients...

By on 29 May 2007

Litvinenko Film To Be Shown At Cannes

A documentary about Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko is to be shown at Cannes film festival as a late entry.Mr Litvinenko died in a London hospital last year after being poisoned. Rebellion: The Litvinenko Case is...

By on 23 May 2007

Pregnant Wife's "Week Of Hell" Over Kylie

The pregnant wife of the Chilean film director accused of having an affair with Kylie Minogue says the last week has been the "worst of my life".Rumours of a relationship between the Australian singer and...

By on 13 May 2007

Kylie Denies Affair Rumours

Pop princess Kylie Minogue has denied rumours that she is having an affair with a married man, saying the press's reaction was "offensive".The 38-year-old singer was spotted with south American film director Alexander Dahm while...

By on 11 May 2007

Winehouse Up For Three Mojos

Jazz songstress Amy Winehouse has received three nominations for this year's Mojo music awards. The British soul diva, who has achieved success both here and in the United States, is up for song of the year...

By on 10 May 2007

Russia Remembers Rostropovich

Renowned Russian cellist and conductor Mstislav Rostropovich was buried in Moscow today.Mr Rostropovich, known for his tireless defence of human rights during the Soviet era, was buried at the city's Novodevichye cemetery, where the first...

By on 29 April 2007

Stone To Direct Anti-iraq War Ad

Oliver Stone is to direct a 30-second advertisement against the war in Iraq.The three-time Oscar winner's opposition to the US' recent commitment of troops to Iraq is likely to foster further debate about the future...

By on 21 April 2007

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