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Uggie Plants Paw Prints In Hollywood

Uggie has become the first dog to leave his prints outside Hollywood's Grauman's Chinese Theatre. The 10-year-old Jack Russell - who retired from showbiz following his star-making performance in Oscar-winning movie 'The Artist' - took...

Kylie Minogue: Making Film Most Incredible Experience

Kylie Minogue thinks making a film has been the most incredible experience of her life.The singer - who stars in Leos Carax-nominated French movie 'Holy Motors', admitted that it surpasses any of her musical career...

Tmz Discovers Its Big Scoop After The Fact

The gossip website TMZ on Wednesday headlined "Terrence Malick -- TMZ Captures a Hollywood Bigfoot!" Problem is, as the website itself admitted in an article accompanying the video, "Something INCREDIBLE happened and we didn't even...

Alec Baldwin To Marry At The Tend Of The Month

Alec Baldwin is set to marry fiancee Hilaria Thomas at the the of the month.The '30 Rock' actor will tie the knot with the Spanish-born yoga instructor at New York's Basilica of St. Patrick's Old...

Matthew Mcconaughey Pulls Out Of The Butler

Matthew McConaughey has pulled out of playing the late John F. Kennedy in 'The Butler'.The 'How To Lose A Guy In Ten Days' actor is no longer in the line to play the former US...

Pattinson Urges End To Movie Ratings

In the age of the Internet, age restrictions at movie theaters no longer make sense, Twilight start Robert Pattinson has told the London Sun. Seeming to anticipate the R rating (a 17 rating in the...

Son Of Iranian Director Kiarostami Is Punished

The son of famed Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami is the latest filmmaker to find himself disciplined by his country's authoritarian regime. Bahman Kiarostami, himself a noted cinematographer, editor, and documentary filmmaker, recently had his passport...

Kristen Stewart 'Really Proud' Of Going Topless

Kristen Stewart is ''really proud'' of going topless in her forthcoming movie 'On The Road'.The 22-year-old actress admitted that she expected a fuss over her semi-naked scene in the film.She told E!: ''People are really...

Sienna Miller's Baby Shower

Sienna Miller held a baby shower in London on Sunday (27.05.12).The actress and rumoured fiance Tom Sturridge were seen leaving the shower with a friend, who carried boxes which appeared to house cakes and balloons...

Moonrise Kingdom Sets Per-theater Record

Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom, starring Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Edward Norton and Frances McDormand, may have come away empty handed as a competitor at this year's Cannes Film Festival, which it opened, but it shattered...

Kelly Brook's Boyfriend Has 'No Interest' In Celebrity

Kelly Brook's boyfriend has ''no interest'' in her showbiz lifestyle.The 'Piranha 3D' star - who has previously dated actors Billy Zane and Jason Statham - finds it ''refreshing'' that former rugby player Thom Evans doesn't...

Thor 2 To Feature 'Major Villain'

'Thor 2' is to feature a ''major, major new antagonist''. The comic book movie will see Chris Hemsworth reprise his role as the titular character, and Marvel Studios President of Production Kevin Feige has revealed...

Cannes In Love With Amour , Winner Of Palme D'or

Michael Haneke's Amour has won the top prize, the Palme d'Or, at the 65th annual Cannes Film Festival. The movie, about an elderly woman, played by Emmanuelle Riva, who suffers a series of strokes, and...

Tom Hardy Doesn't Want To Compete With Heath Ledger

Tom Hardy doesn't want to compete with Heath Ledger.The 'Inception' actor has admitted he isn't worried about living up to the late actor's legacy by taking on the role of the villain in the third...

Robert Rodriguez Unafraid Of Hollywood

Robert Rodriguez has ''more power'' than other directors because he made his first movie himself. The director started his career with Mexican gun toting guitarist drama 'Mariachi' - which was entirely self funded and had...

Kanye West Gives Kim Kardashian Style Tips

Kanye West has been giving Kim Kardashian fashion advice.The 34-year-old rapper thinks his 31-year-old girlfriend needs to take her image in a new direction according to an insider. A source told The Sun: ''Kanye has...

Ken Burns Film Stuns Cannes Film Festival

Arguably the most powerful film presented at this year's Cannes Film Festival was screened with virtually no promotion and out of competition Thursday night. The film, The Central Park Five, by Ken Burns, America's leading...

Dogs Handed Accolade At Cannes

Canine stars have taken centre stage at the Cannes Film Festival in France.The unofficial Palm Dog prize was awarded on Friday (25May12) to Smurf and Ged, the two terriers featured in British comedy Sightseers. The...

Nicole Kidman Sent Sexy Texts To Director

Nicole Kidman sent ''provocative'' text messages to Lee Daniels to land her role in 'Paperboy'.The director was reluctant to cast such a big-name actress in the low-budget movie - which sees Zac Efron and Matthew...

Kanye West Hopes Film Is Influential

Kanye West thinks he has heralded the ''next generation'' of cinema.The 'Stronger' hitmaker premiered his film 'Cruel Summer' at the Cannes Film Festival, in the South of France, yesterday (24.05.12) and says the production -...

Joshua Jackson Buys Diane 45k Necklace

Joshua Jackson splashed out $45,000 on a necklace for girlfriend Diane Kruger.The stunning couple are currently at the Cannes Film Festival in the South of France and last night (23.05.12) they went to nearby Monte...

Big-name Actors Prop Up Indie Film The Paperboy

Even with Nicole Kidman, Zach Efron, Matthew McConaughey, and John Cusack in the cast, and Oscar-nominated Lee Daniels ( Precious ) directing, the producers of The Paperboy had difficulty rounding up backers for the movie,...

Brad Pitt's Expensive Shades

Brad Pitt wore a pair of $1,250 sunglasses at the premiere 'Killing Them Softly' on Tuesday (22.05.12). The hunky actor teamed the aviator-style shades made of 100 per cent titanium - from Sama Eyewear -...

Cannes Road's End For On The Road

The film version of Jack Kerouac's famous beat-generation novel On the Road has finally made it to the screen after a decades-long journey. The film received its worldwide premiere at the Cannes Film Festival today...

Another Movie, Another Controversy For Ken Loach

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Lana Del Rey Wanted For Film Role

Lana Del Rey is being pursued for a role in a movie. Mirimax boss Harvey Weinstein - who is responsible for a host of hit films including 'The Iron Lady' and 'The Artist' - thinks...

Cheryl Cole Praises Girls Aloud Bandmates

Cheryl Cole is ''so proud'' of her Girls Aloud bandmates Kimberley Walsh and Nicola Roberts.The 28-year-old beauty has lavished praise on Kimberley admitting she loves and supports her friend in everything she does.Cheryl - who...

Tom Hardy Plays 'God' In Batman

Tom Hardy is ''playing God'' in 'The Dark Knight Rises'.The actor has been cast as villain Bane in the forthcoming Batman movie and admitted after being overwhelmed working with Gary Oldman on 'Tinker Tailor Soldier...

Brad Pitt Blends Politics Into Crime Drama

Brad Pitt's Killing Them Softly -- he's both the producer and star -- premiered at the Cannes Film Festival today (Tuesday) and promptly courted controversy from both the right and the left. The film is...

Brad Pitt: Engagement Makes Sense

Brad Pitt says being engaged to Angelina Jolie ''makes sense''.The 'Killing Them Softly' star proposed to his girlfriend - with whom he raises six children - earlier this year but insists they have not yet...

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