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Hugh Jackman Channels Daniel Day-lewis In Oscars Voting Bid

Actor Hugh Jackman made one last-ditch effort to win over Oscar voters on Wednesday (20Feb13) by one-upping his rival Daniel Day-Lewis' portrayal of former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln.The Les Miserables star and Day-Lewis are both...

Jennifer Garner Collected Argo Placemats At Baftas

Jennifer Garner collected special placemats commemorating her husband Ben Affleck's movie Argo at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film Awards as a keepsake for their daughters.The actor picked up the Best...

Ang Lee Hopes Life Of Pi Effects Company Can Be Saved

Director Ang Lee has spoken of his sadness after executives at the Oscar-winning special effects company behind his latest film Life Of Pi filed for bankruptcy.Bosses at Rhythm & Hues are facing a financial crisis...

Stars Mourn The Loss Of Richard Briers

Ricky Gervais and Stephen Fry are among the stars who have voiced their sadness following the death of veteran British actor Richard Briers.The Good Life actor passed away at his home in London on Sunday...

Life Of Pi Effects Firm Files For Bankruptcy

Executives of the Oscar-nominated special effects company behind Life Of Pi have filed for bankruptcy.The team from Rhythm & Hues who worked on the acclaimed movie have already won a slew of prizes for their...

Anne Hathaway Suffered Baftas Nightmare

Anne Hathaway feared she was in for a terrible night at an awards ceremony in London on Sunday (10Feb13) as she was sick with flu, tore her designer dress before the show and was booed...

Gemma Arterton 'Confirms Marriage Split'

British actress Gemma Arterton has seemingly confirmed she has split from husband Stefano Catelli after just two years of marriage.Rumours recently emerged suggesting the Bond girl had separated from her Italian partner, and the star...

Helen Mirren Sports Pink Hair To The Baftas, Inspired By America's Next Top Model

No one should be questioning why Helen Mirren has dyed her hair pink, but simply basking in its rouge glory. Mirren should stay pink forever. Despite the 'why' of the pink hair not being needed,...

Argo Continues Winning Streak With Coveted Scripter Award

Actor/director Ben Affleck's acclaimed thriller Argo continued its winning streak by landing the coveted Scripter Award on Saturday (09Feb13).Argo screenwriter Chris Terrio and authors Joshuah Bearman and Tony Mendez will share the prestigious Scripter prize,...

Eddie Redmayne Spends Baftas Vomiting Backstage

Les Miserables star Eddie Redmayne's big night out at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) awards turned into a disaster after he was struck down with food poisoning.The model-turned-actor attended the London...

Ben Affleck's Argo Rules The Baftas

Ben Affleck was the toast of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film Awards on Sunday night (10Feb13) after Argo won honours for Best Film and Best Director.The star's acclaimed movie about...

Jennifer Lawrence Befriends U.k. Tv Star After Bathroom Embarrassment

Jennifer Lawrence has become firm friends with a female U.K. Tv presenter after they shared an embarrassing moment together in the bathroom at a recent film event.The Hunger Games star was left red-faced when she...

Ben Affleck's Argo Rules The Baftas

Ben Affleck was the toast of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film Awards on Sunday night (10Feb13) after Argo won honours for Best Film and Best Director.The star's acclaimed movie about...

Skyfall Is Early Double Winner As Baftas Get Underway

Skyfall is celebrating another big win - the latest James Bond movie has been named Outstanding British Film at the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) awards.The action epic, starring Daniel Craig as...

Dress Code Black: Stars Show Up To Bafta Awards In Monochrome Attire

Awards shows are fun not only to see who wins each award, but also to see what the stars are wearing down the red carpet. We common folk may not be able to purchase the...

Are The 2013 Baftas Unpredictable? Strong Contenders Make It Tough To Judge

Film awards outcomes are difficult to predict. Year on year the judging panel changes and the tastes of both the public and the film critique elite evolve. Sometimes winners will be a curve ball, and...

Daniel Day-lewis Is British Baftas Hope, But It's Ben Affleck's Year

Most of the British talent on show at the BAFTAs on Sunday will have to sit firmly in their seats and watch one American in particular pick up a slew of awards in London. Daniel...

Helen Mirren Eyeing Bafta Success To Promote Hitchcock

Dame Helen Mirren is hoping for success at this weekend's (09-10Feb13) British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film Awards to "draw attention" to her "low-budget" new movie Hitchcock.The Queen star is tipped in...

Ross Kemp Married In Secret

British actor Ross Kemp married his fiancee in secret and kept the news quiet for more than a year.The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) award-winning star exchanged vows with his lawyer partner...

Jessica Chastain's Broadway Show To Close Early

Jessica Chastain's Broadway show will close a day early so the actress can attend the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Film Awards in London.The Oscar-nominated star has been struggling to juggle her...

Daniel Day-lewis: 'Lincoln Role Should Have Gone To An American'

British actor Daniel Day-Lewis felt apprehensive about playing a U.S. president in Lincoln because he was convinced the lead role should have been given to an American.The Gangs of New York star was born and...

Alan Parker To Receive Bafta Fellowship

Midnight Express director Sir Alan Parker will be honoured with the prestigious British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) Academy Fellowship at the annual prizegiving next month (Feb13).The 68-year-old Brit, who also directed musicals...

Russell Crowe To Host Australian Academy Awards

Russell Crowe is to host two of the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts' (Aacta) upcoming trio of awards ceremonies.The Gladiator star will front the Aacta International awards in Los Angeles on Saturday (26Jan13),...

Helen Mirren Opens Up About Career In Bafta Retrospective

Dame Helen Mirren reminisced about her career during a special British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) event honouring her achievements on Monday (21Jan13).The Queen star was the subject of a Life in Pictures...

Quentin Tarantino Disappointed By Leonardo Dicaprio Oscar Snub

Director Quentin Tarantino is upset his Django Unchained star LEONARDO DiCaprio missed out on a nomination for the 2013 Academy Awards.The filmmaker's acclaimed Western is up for trophies in five categories, including Best Picture and...

Dame Judi Dench: 'Skyfall's Oscar Snub Is A Great Pity'

Veteran actress Dame Judi Dench is saddened the new James Bond blockbuster Skyfall missed out on major nominations for the 2013 Academy Awards, branding the snub "a great pity".The great Brit, who plays spy chief...

Steven Spielberg Shelves Robopocalypse

Steven Spielberg has pulled the plug on his planned big screen adaptation of Robopocalypse.Hollywood stars Anne Hathaway and Chris Hemsworth had been cast in the movie version of Daniel H. Wilson's best-selling sci-fi novel, about...

Tv Crime Drama Love/hate Lands 11 Ifta Nominations

Popular Tv crime drama Love/Hate will lead the way at the 2013 Irish Film and Television Awards (Iftas) after scoring a record 11 nominations.The series will compete for the title of best Tv drama, while...

British Awards Season Begins With The Unsurprising Nominations At The Baftas

As awards season kicks off, today with the BAFTA nominations and tomorrow with the Golden Globe award ceremony, actors, actresses, directors and producers everywhere will be biting their nails and praying for a win from...

Lincoln Is Odds-on For Baftas Triumph

Lincoln is set to be a big winner this awards season (13) - the historical biopic is the runaway favourite to scoop the top prize at the upcoming British Academy of Film and Television Arts...

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