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Brett Ratner To Direct Beverly Hills Cop 4

Brett Ratner has signed on to direct 'Beverly Hills Cop 4'.The 44-year-old film director has agreed to direct the action comedy almost five years after he was first approached, and will work alongside Jerry Bruckheimer...

Brett Ratner's Homeless Dad Prompts Him To Aid Los Angeles Charity

Moviemaker Brett Ratner felt compelled to help Los Angeles charity Chrysalis after learning his own father was a disgraced homeless man who felt too much shame to contact his son.The director stumbled upon his dad,...

Brett Ratner & Oliva Olivia Munn Still At Odds After Sex Confession

Actress Olivia Munn and moviemaker Brett Ratner appear to still be at odds over ill-advised remarks he made about their alleged sex life, despite the fact he insists they've put their differences behind them.The Rush...

Horrible Bosses 2 Script Still To Be Written

Charlie Day claims the cast of 'Horrible Bosses 2' are still waiting on a script.The 37-year-old actor - who is to reprise his role as hopeless romantic Dale Arbus in the follow-up to the 2011...

Brett Ratner Helps Raise Money For Lesbian Mayor Candidate's Campaign

Director Brett Ratner is making amends with the gay community following his 2011 homophobic slur scandal by helping to raise over $25,000 (£16,129) for lesbian Christine Quinn's New York City mayoral campaign.The moviemaker stepped down...

Ellen Page Didn't Expect X-men Role

Ellen Page didn't expect to appear in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'.The 'Juno' actress is set to reprise her role as Kitty Pryde in next year's highly anticipated superhero blockbuster, but she admits she didn't...

Madonna Calls For Boy Scout Rule Change At Glaad Awards

Madonna has called for an end to discrimination in the Boy Scouts.The 'Girl Gone Wild' singer addressed the crowd at the GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday night (16.03.13) in New York City, calling for a...

Madonna Slams 'Stupid Boy Scouts' (Kisses Anderson Cooper For The Hell Of It)

Madonna called on the Boy Scouts to lift its ban on gay members in a speech at the GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday night (March 23, 2013). Wearing a replica of the organization's uniform, the...

Brett Ratner To Be Honoured With Glaad Award

Moviemaker Brett Ratner is to be honoured with a special award from the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (Glaad) group for his work in promoting equality.The director has created a series of public service...

Aksel Hennie Joins The Rock In Hercules

Aksel Hennie will star opposite Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson in 'Hercules'.The little-known Norwegian star has been cast in Brett Ratner's big budget blockbuster about the mythical Greek hero with super-human strength.In the new take on...

Anna Paquin, Ellen Page And Shawn Ashmore Return To X-men: Days Of Future Past

Anna Paquin, Ellen Page and Shawn Ashmore are returning to 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'.The trio have become the latest actors confirmed to reprise their roles in the new chapter of the franchise about a...

Brett Ratner Partners With Australian Billionaire

Movie mogul Brett Ratner has formed a new film company with Australian billionaire James Packer.RatPac Entertainment will be Packer's first Hollywood venture. He will help the Rush Hour director develop, produce and finance films....

Dwayne Johnson Signs Up For Hercules

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has officially signed up to play legendary strong-man Hercules. The movie - to be directed by 'Tower Heist' filmmaker Brett Ratner - will be co-produced by Paramount and MGM, following months...

Zadan And Meron Make An Oscars Awards Show

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron have been given the responsibility of curating the 2013 Oscars ceremony, reports the BBC.The executive producers of Chicago, which hauled in an impressive 6 Oscars, including that of Best Picture,...

Abc Selects Its Late-night Star To Host Emmys

The major television networks, which take turns each year presenting the Emmy awards, now appear to be selecting their late-night personalities to host them -- giving each one the opportunity for primetime exposure. On Monday...

Eddie Murphy's Reputation Takes Another Battering With 'A Thousand Words' Critical Flop

As little as six months ago Eddie Murphy was looking at a potential career resurgence with a hosting appearance at the Academy Awards coming up and a new film on the way. Fast forward to...

Eddie Murphy's Return Set For Dismal $10 Million Opening

Though Eddie Murphy was once charming Hollywood audiences with huge grossing movies such as 'Beverly Hills Cop' and 'Trading Places', the veteran actor's career appears to have ground to standstill. Though he was supposed to...

Sandra Bullock & Brett Ratner Dismiss New Romance Report

Sandra Bullock and moviemaker Brett Ratner have released a joint statement dismissing rumours of a romance.The odd couple has been linked in a new In Touch magazine cover article, but Bullock and Ratner insist the...

Will Billy Crystal's Blackface Force Oscars 2013 To Think Different?

A report by the Los Angeles released shortly before the 84th Academy Awards showed that the majority of Oscar voters were mainly white, old and male. The story was an eye-opener for cinema fans, and...

Oscars 2012: Billy Crystal Hosting Risks Accusations Of Racism

Billy Crystal was brought in as Oscar's host following Eddie Murphy's decision to bow out after his friend Brett Ratner left his role as the event's producer following homophobic slurs. How good then to have...

Dwayne Johnson To Play Hercules In Upcoming Adaptation

Dwayne Johnson (aka The Rock) looks set to appear in Brett Ratner's forthcoming adaptation of Hercules, Collider.com have reported. The movie will be an adaptation of Steve Moore's graphic novel, Hercules: the Thracian Wars, and...

Oscars First Reshearsal: Billy Crystal Gets The Jokes Rolling

As the world gears up for this weekend's Oscars ceremony, the stand-in host Billy Crystal has already started on the gags. The City Slickers star took to his Twitter page yesterday (February 22, 2012) and...

Brett Ratner To Front New Gay Rights Video Campaign

Moviemaker Brett Ratner is to team up with gay rights activists to direct a series of new videos promoting tolerance, just three months after he stepped down as the producer of the 2012 Oscars following...

Oscars Trailer 2012: The Search Is On For Host Billy Crystal

A trailer for the Academy Awards 2012 hit the web this week, featuring numerous celebrities undertaking a cinematic style adventure in search of host Billy Crystal, who returns to the Oscars for the ninth time....

Seth Rogen Would Host Oscars With 'Better Writers'

Seth Rogen would only host the Oscars if they hired "better writers". The '50/50' star feels his friend James Franco got a raw deal when he co-hosted the Academy Awards with Anne Hathaway last year,...

Oscar Unaffected By Economic Downturn

Despite deteriorating ratings in recent years, next February's Oscar telecast commands the same price for a 30-second commercial as it did a year ago, about $1.6-1.7 million, according to Advertising Age , which cited "a...

Jane Lynch: 'I Feel Bad For Ratner'

Gay Glee star Jane Lynch has thrown her support behind embattled moviemaker Brett Ratner after he stepped down as the producer of the Oscars last week (ends11Nov11) following a homophobic slur scandal.Ratner's resignation came four...

Immortals Kills At Weekend Box Office

There was a lot more life in Immortals than most box office pundits had expected. The swords-and-sandals epic that drew thumbs-down reviews from nearly every major newspaper critic debuted with an estimated $32 million. Even...

Oprah Winfrey Teary Eyed After Winning 'Oscar'

Oprah Winfrey broke down in tears after accepting an honorary Oscar at the Governors Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday (12th November 2011). The 57-year-old, who was nominated for an acting Oscar in 1986, received...

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