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Leonardo Dicaprio Dating Third Model

Leonardo DiCaprio is reportedly dating model Madalina Ghenea. The 36-year-old actor was spotted entertaining the Romanian-born model and actress over the weekend at his rented mansion in Sydney, where he is staying while filming '...

Hugh Jackman's Karaoke With Pattinson

Hugh Jackman and Robert Pattinson did karaoke together in Japan. 'Real Steel' star Hugh revealed he asked the 'Twilight' star to join him and 'Australia' director Baz Luhrmann at a Japanese karaoke bar after they...

Leonardo Dicaprio Dating Two Australian Models

Leonardo Dicaprio is reportedly dating two Australian models.The 36-year-old actor was revealed last week to have started romancing Alyce Crawford after splitting from 'Gossip Girl' actress Blake Lively - who he had been in a...

Emma Watson's Shakespeare Dream

Emma Watson wants to work on a Shakespeare adaptation.The 'Harry Potter' actress has a long list of directors and actors who she would love to make movies with and admits her dream role would be...

Isla Fisher To Replace Amanda Seyfried In Thriller

Isla Fisher is set to replace Amanda Seyfried in 'Now You See Me'.The 'Wedding Crashers' actress - who is currently filming Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' - will reportedly soon begin talks with director Louis...

Amitabh Bachchan Refusing Payment For Baz Luhrmann Film

Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan is refusing payment from director Baz Luhrmann for his role in upcoming film The Great Gatsby, insisting he's happy to shoot his scene as "a gesture".The veteran Indian actor has signed...

The Great Gatsby Begins Production In Sydney

The Great Gatsby has begun production this week with its star studded cast arriving in Sydney, Australia. LEONARADO DICAPRIO, Tobey Maguire and Isla Fisher star in Baz Luhrmann's 3D adaptation of the American classic novel....

Baz Luhrmann Hopes To Do Great Gatsby 'Justice'

Baz Luhrmann hopes he can "do justice" to F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel 'The Great Gatsby' in his big screen adaptation. The director has started filming the 3-D movie - starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and...

Hugh Jackman To Guest Host Wwe Raw

Hugh Jackman is to host WWE's Raw SuperShow on September 19th in Cleveland, Ohio.The X-Men actor will be hosting the event and said "In two weeks, I'll be climbing into the ring on Raw to...

Mulligan 'Terrified' About Gatsby Role

Carey Mulligan has become a nervous wreck while waiting to shoot The Great Gatsby - because director Baz Luhrmann is taking several months to cast her co-stars.The Brit saw off competition from the likes of...

Tobey Maguire Sued For $300k Over Poker Games

Tobey Maguire, the American actor best known for his starring role in the 'Spider-Man' movies, is being sued for $300k over a number of high-stakes poker games between 2006 and 2009. A trustee for 'Ruderman...

Baz Luhrmann 'Pulling For' Cancer-stricken Bill Hunter

Australian director Baz Luhrmann has offered his support to Bill Hunter as he battles inoperable cancer in a hospice.The filmmaker, who worked with Hunter in the 1992 hit Strictly Ballroom, is "pulling for" the 71-year-old...

Blake Lively And Leonardo Dicaprio 'Look Like A Couple' In Cannes

Blake Lively, the American actress and star of 'Gossip Girl', was spotted getting close to Leonardo Dicaprio at the Cannes Film Festival last week. Blake Lively, also a Sports Illustrated swimsuit model, was seen "roaming...

Gyllenhaal And Ledger Auditioned For Moulin Rouge!

Baz Luhrmann has opened up about his lengthy Moulin Rouge! casting search - the director auditioned Jake Gyllenhaal and late Australian actor Heath Ledger for the lead male role.The part of penniless poet Christian in...

Isla Fisher In Talks For Great Gatsby

Isla Fisher is reportedly in talks to star in 'The Great Gatsby'.The 35-year-old actress is in discussions to take on the pivotal role of Myrtle Wilson in Baz Luhrmann's big screen 3-D adaptation of American...

Ben Affleck Gets Out Of Gatsby Film

Ben Affleck has pulled out of director Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic The Great Gatsby.Just hours after news broke about Isla Fisher joining the cast - as the mistress of Affleck's character...

Isla Fisher Joins Gatsby Cast

Aussie actress Isla Fisher has joined the all-star cast of Baz Luhrmann's movie adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's literary classic The Great Gatsby.The Wedding Crashers star will play Myrtle Wilson in the film, according to...

Bradley Cooper Set For The Crow Remake?

Bradley Cooper is in negotiations to star in a remake of 'The Crow'. The 'Limitless' actor is being pursued by Relativity Media for the role of a rock musician who is murdered while trying to...

Affleck To Star In The Great Gatsby?

Ben Affleck is in talks to star as Carey Mulligan's drunk, cheating husband in director Baz Luhrmann's upcoming adaptation of The Great Gatsby.The new movie version of the classic novel already boasts an all-star cast...

Ben Affleck In Talks For The Great Gatsby

Ben Affleck is in talks to take on the role of Tom Buchanan in 'The Great Gatsby'. The 'Town' actor has reportedly been approached to star as the protagonist Jay Gatsby's (Leonardo DiCaprio) arch-rival Tom...

Jones Was Up For Moulin Rouge Role

Quincy Jones' actress daughter Rashida Jones has revealed she was in the running to play the lead in Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge! - until Nicole Kidman expressed interest in the musical role.The TV star admits...

Bradley Cooper Eager For Role In Baz Luhrmann's Gatsby

Bradley Cooper is desperate to land a role in Baz Luhrmann's big screen adaptation of The Great Gatsby, but fears the Australian director has no idea who he is.The Hangover hunk is eyeing the part...

Bradley Cooper Wants Great Gatsby Role

Bradley Cooper "would love" a role in the film adaptation of 'The Great Gatsby'.The 'Limitless' star has admitted he is hoping to land the part of the protagonist's arch-rival Tom Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann's upcoming...

Claire Danes Gives Advice On Staying Fit And Healthy

CLAIRE DANES, the American actress best known for her role in BAZ LUHRMANN's acclaimed movie 'Romeo and Juliet, walked away with the GOLDEN GLOBE for 'Best Actress in a Mini-Series or TV Movie' at Sunday...

Baz Luhrmann To Shoot Great Gatsby In 3-D?

Baz Luhrmann is thinking about shooting 'The Great Gatsby' in 3-D.The Australian director - who is known for theatrical films such as 'Moulin Rouge' - said he has "workshopped" the idea to bring F. Scott...

Pete Postlethwaite Was Best Actor In The World Declared Spielberg

PETE POSTLETHWAITE, the OSCAR nominated British actor who recently finished shooting his latest movie 'Killing Bono', died in hospital on Sunday (1st January 2011) aged 65 years old. The actor had been battling cancer, although...

Carey Mulligan Gets Role In Shame

Carey Mulligan is set to star in new movie 'Shame'.The British actress has reportedly signed up to appear in the Steve McQueen-directed project, which will see Michael Fassbender in the lead role.The movie tells the...

Carey Mulligan Gets The Great Gatsby Role

Carey Mulligan has won the lead role in Baz Luhrmann's version of the 'The Great Gatsby'. The 'Moulin Rouge' director has cast the British actress as Daisy Buchanan in his forthcoming adaptation of the F....

Mulligan Will Play Dicaprio's Lover In Great Gatsby

British actress CAREY MULLIGAN has fought off competition from SCARLETT JOHANSSON and BLAKE LIVELY to land the role of LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's lover in BAZ LUHRMANN's adaptation of THE GREAT GATSBY.The Titanic star has been cast...

Lively All Set For Great Gatsby After Lunch With Leonardo?

BLAKE LIVELY looks set to play LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's lover in BAZ LUHRMANN's adaptation of THE GREAT GATSBY - she was spotted dining with the director and his star on Wednesday (03Nov10).The newly-single actress was part...

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