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Woody Allen: 'I Don't Like Actors To Rehearse A Lot'

The veteran writer and director's latest project is set in 1930s Hollywood and tells the story of Bobby (Jesse Eisenberg), a young man who falls in love with Vonnie (Kristen Stewart), the secretary of his...

Blake Lively: 'Red Carpet Is Not Real Life'

The pregnant 28-year-old has been smashing her style game recently, wowing onlookers at this year's (16) Cannes Film Festival in a series of stunning gowns, before mixing up her looks during the press tour for...

Chris Brown Accused Of Stomping On Fan's Head

The Kiss Kiss hitmaker was performing at the Gotha nightclub in Cannes on 18 May (16), when Malek Mokrani was among the party-goers in attendance. In video footage obtained by editors at...

Bjork Calls Out 'Boys' Club' In Music Industry

The Iceland-born, New York-based singer feels she’s been “very lucky” to have achieved success within her music career, making a name for herself from the time she fronted punk rock band The Sugarcubes in the...

Julianne Moore: 'Beauty Isn't Superficial'

The actress has gained global fame with her performance skills and stunning looks, both of which are still going strong at 55. Her job involves frequently dolling up for red carpet events, most recently the...

Eva Longoria Red Carpet Anxiety

The former Desperate Housewives star is no stranger to glitzy showbiz events and most recently wowed in an array of gowns at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this month (May16). She may ooze confidence in...

Mel Gibson Tattooed 'Squiggles' On Biker Fan

The actor and director stars as a former biker John Link in Jean-Francois Richet's new thriller Blood Father, and he did a lot of in-depth research when preparing for the film. Mel, 60, mainly studied...

Elle Fanning Stages Prom At Cannes Film Festival

The 18-year-old, who is a senior at a Los Angeles high school, was forced to skip the big weekend bash with her classmates because she was in France promoting her new film The...

Ken Loach Wins Cannes Palme D'or For 'I, Daniel Blake'

British director Ken Loach has won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival for his latest film I, Daniel Blake. The drama, starring Dave Johns, focuses on a joiner from Newcastle who needs benefits...

Kendall Jenner Pranked At Cannes

The embarrassing incident took place earlier this week (beg16May16), when the 20-year-old model was making her way to a star-studded bash on the yacht of Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. The jokers...

Ken Loach Wins Second Palme D'or At Cannes

The 69th annual event came to an end on Sunday (22May16), and Loach's I, Daniel Blake earned the top honour at the main competition awards ceremony at the Palais des Festivals. Mel...

Leonardo Dicaprio Auctions Off Week At His Mansion

A week-long vacation for 12 guests at DiCaprio's house in Palm Springs from from 16 to 23 January next year (17) sold for $336,000 (£230,703) at the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS Gala on...

Heidi Klum Topless For Cannes Film Festival Beach Day

The German star, 42, took a day off from the glitz and glamour of the Cannes Film Festival red carpet to hit the Gulf of Saint-Tropez with her boyfriend, Vito Schnabel, and opted...

Mimosas Triumphs At Cannes Critics' Week Prizegiving

The film, about a dying Sheikh's last journey through the Moroccan Atlas, was a top prize winner on Thursday night (19May16). Seven films competed in the Critics' Week sidebar, which focuses on...

Blake Lively's Facial Woes

The 28-year-old actress is envied for her glowing complexion, which she has been showing off at the Cannes Film Festival in France while promoting her new movie, Cafe Society. Her flawless looks have seen her...

Russell Crowe: 'Kim Basinger Will Always Be My Pal'

The two starred together in the double Oscar-winning movie in 1997, which includes a best supporting actress gong for Kim, and have teamed up once again for new flick The Nice Guys. While the set-up...

Russell Crowe Praises Ryan Gosling’S Dad Skills

The ’70s-set comedy caper sees Russell flex his funnyman muscles, as gruff wannabe private eye Jackson Healy who teams up with Ryan's hard-drinking Holland March. Newcomer Angourie Rice plays Ryan’s daughter Holly, and the three...

Kristen Stewart Responds To Poor Reception Of Film At Cannes

The supernatural drama, which stars Kristen as a fashion stylist attempting to contact the ghost of her dead brother, was the first film at the prestigious movie event to elicit boos from the...

'Loving' Star Ruth Negga Tipped For Oscar After Wowing Cannes

It’s only May, but critics already believe they have a frontrunner for next year’s Best Actress Oscar, Loving star Ruth Negga. The acclaimed drama debuted at the Cannes Film Festival yesterday (May 16th) and has...

Susan Sarandon Wants To Direct Porn

At an event to promote women in film at the Cannes Film Festival on Monday (16May16), the 69-year-old actress outlined her belief that women have a better eye for exploring the meaning of...

Kristen Stewart's New Film Personal Shopper Booed At Cannes

The 26-year-old Cesar Award-winning star reteamed with her Clouds of Sils Maria director Olivier Assayas for Personal Shopper, in which she plays a fashion stylist attempting to speak to the ghost of her dead brother,...

Susan Sarandon: 'Thelma And Louise Didn't Change Cinema'

The hit film, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year (16), turned the tables on the traditional buddy movie, and had two women star as the main characters. Susan was joined by Geena Davis...

John Boyega Receives Emerging Talent Honour At Cannes Film Festival

The British actor, who rose to fame in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, added a further prize to his award shelf when he was presented with the Trophee Chopard, an annual prize for...

Eva Longoria Learns Her Tv Comedy Has Been Axed At Cannes

New show Telenovela, which critics initially warmed to, was among a slate of series axed by bosses at NBC on Friday, while the lovely Latina was enjoying the sun at Cannes. Eva...

Kristen Stewart's Stylist Cringed At Chanel Cuts

Fashionista Tara Swennen has worked with the Twilight actress for over a decade, so has of course been on hand to help Kristen out with her Cannes Film Festival looks.Rocking her new blonde, sheared hair...

Sean Penn: 'Cannes Is Make Or Break For New Movie'

The American actor has turned director once again for The Last Face, which stars his ex-fiancee Charlize Theron as a charity director who together with a relief doctor (Javier Bardem) faces a humanitarianism issue in...

Kristen Stewart Defends Working With Woody Allen

The 26-year-old actress stars alongside Jesse Eisenberg, Steve Carell and Blake Lively in the director's latest offering Cafe Society. However, her decision to appear in the film was slammed by Woody's estranged son Ronan Farrow,...

Justin Timberlake And Anna Kendrick Perform Trolls Duet In Cannes

The pair took to the stage at the city's iconic Palais des Festivals et des Congrès venue on Wednesday (11May16) to sing a cover version of Cyndi Lauper's 1986 hit True Colors....

Kristen Stewart Talks Unrequited Love

The 26-year-old Twilight star has been in relationships with men and women within the past few years, and is rumoured to have recently split from her girlfriend, French singer Stephanie Sokolinski, also known as Soko.She...

Cafe Society, The Neon Demon, Loving: Ten Unmissable Films At Cannes Film Festival 2016

Cannes Film Festival 2016 kicks off tomorrow and there's way too much to look forward to both in and out of competition. The Grand Theatre Lumiere will be showing some major eagerly-anticipated blockbusters as well...

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