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Milch To Film Unfilmable Faulkner

William Faulkner, who knew a thing or two about turning other great writers' novels into movies (he wrote the 1939 screenplay for Raymond Chandler's The Big Sleep and the 1944 screenplay for Ernest Hemingway's To...

Flight Of The Conchords Movie Reports Dismissed

U.S. TV chiefs have dismissed reports a Flight Of The Conchords movie is in the works, after funnyman Bret Mckenzie hinted at a big screen comeback for the comedy.The series won over critics and fans...

Ellen Pompeo Helps Kids In Care Cook Thanksgiving Dinner

Grey's Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo has attended a special event in Los Angeles to help former foster kids learn how to cook a Thanksgiving dinner.The actress took part in the Alliance for Children's Rights annual...

Netflix Rescues Arrested Development ; Who'll Rescue Netflix?

Netflix, which has been sharply criticized by some analysts for taking on content deals that threaten to break its back financially, is taking on another one. This time it's the revival of the long-ago-canceled comedy...

Ricky Gervais Took Globes Job To Annoy Critics

Ricky Gervais agreed to host the Golden Globe Awards again to "shut up the f***ing idiots".It was confirmed yesterday (16.11.11) that the British funnyman - who sparked controversy for his put-downs and jokes at the...

Laurieann Gibson Wishes Lady Gaga Well After Parting

Lady Gaga's former creative director Laurieann Gibson has no hard feelings about dissolving her partnership with the pop superstar, insisting she is "extremely proud" of the singer.Gibson helped the Paparazzi hitmaker develop her signature style...

Elisabeth Hasselbeck And Bill Maher Tear It Up Live On 'The View'

Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Bill Maher were always going to provide fireworks once they got together in the aftermath of a comment the comedian had made on his show, Hbo's 'Real Bill Mather' about 'The View'...

Harry Potter Finale Lifts Time Warner

Time Warner's earnings for the third quarter came in ahead of analysts' predictions today (Wednesday), thanks mainly to the magic of Harry Potter. The company's Warner Bros. unit reported its best quarter in history with...

Lady Gaga To Rock India F1 Party

Lady Gaga is set to perform at the Formula 1 after-party. Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal is hosting the three-day after parties at Jaypee Integrated Sports Complex in Greater Noida, and Lady Gaga is set to...

Johnny Depp Shoves 'Midget Down A Toilet'

Johnny Depp shoves "a midget down a toilet" in Ricky Gervais' new TV series.The actor has a cameo role in the comedian's upcoming sitcom 'Life's Too Short' - which stars diminutive actor Warwick Davis as...

Harry Belafonte Denies Falling Asleep Live On Television

Harry Belafonte has denied falling asleep during an early morning television interview with Kbak in Bakersfield, California. The clip, which has since gone viral, sees anchor Leyla Santiago fail in her attempts to get Mr...

Matt Damon To Play Michael Douglas' Lover In Liberace Biopic

Matt Damon and Michael Douglas are in line to play lovers in 'Behind the Candelabra'.The Hollywood actors are set to star in the biopic about US pianist and vocalist Liberace - who became well known...

Evan Rachel Wood Toasted By Nude Coach Winslet

Evan Rachel Wood's first fully frontal nude scene was toasted by Kate Winslet.The 24-year-old actress stripped off for her role in Oscar-winning HBO mini-series 'Mildred Pierce' and although she was going to "chicken out" her...

Reality Star Sues Entourage Creator

An Mtv reality star has filed suit against Entourage creator Doug Ellin over allegations of copyright infringement surrounding a character portrayed by actor Kevin Dillon.Dillion played struggling actor Johnny Drama on the hit Hbo series,...

Movie Reviews 50/50

50/50 are the odds of surviving a rare form of cancer that the main character in the movie with those odds in the title is diagnosed with. It's loosely based on screenwriter Will Reiser's personal...

Goldie Hawn Gunning For Laughs In Viagra Comedy Comeback

Movie veteran Goldie Hawn is looking forward to a "new phase" of her career with a starring role in upcoming U.S. TV comedy Viagra Diaries.The Private Benjamin star has spent the last few years working...

Goldie Hawn Working On Acting Comeback

Movie veteran Goldie Hawn is preparing to make her acting comeback after almost a decade away from Hollywood.The Private Benjamin star has spent the last few years working on her educational organisation The Hawn Foundation,...

Lana Clarkson's Friends Still Upset With Mamet Over Phil Spector Film

Friends and family of tragic actress Lana Clarkson are demanding to know why a new TV movie about record producer Phil Spector's lengthy murder trial is on lockdown.Spector was convicted of Clarkson's 2003 murder in...

Mark Wahlberg Announces Entourage Movie

Mark Wahlberg, the Oscar-nominated actor and movie producer, has confirmed he is working on a film adaptation of Hbo hit series Entourage. The show aired its finale after eight years on the network last week,...

Melissa Mccarthy Sells Sitcom After Emmy Success

Melissa Mccarthy, the American comedienne who caused a major upset by scooping Best Actress in a Comedy Series at the Emmy Awards on Sunday (18th September 2011), has followed up her success by selling a...

Hbo Already A Big Emmy Winner

HBO appeared to be a cinch to trounce all rivals at next Sunday's Primetime Emmy awards after its Boardwalk Empire series picked up seven trophies in the Creative Arts Awards ceremony. Altogether, the Time Warner-owned...

Aaron Sorkin Gets New Hbo Series

Aaron Sorkin has had his TV pilot picked up for a series by Hbo which will start with 10 initial episodes. The series currently working under the title 'More As This Story Develops' is about...

Tom Hardy Breaks Bones Filming New Movie

Tom Hardy has been left battered and bruised during the filming of his new movie Warrior.The movie tells the story Tommy (Hardy), the son of an alcoholic ex-boxer who must train his son in preparation...

Analyst Starz Likely To Remain With Netflix

BTIG analyst Richard Greenfield has expressed doubt that Netflix's deal with Starz Entertainment is as dead as each side has made it out to be. In a note to clients, Greenfield suggests that Starz executives...

Spike Lee To Punch In Mike Tyson Tv Drama

Moviemaker Spike Lee has signed on to tackle a gritty new TV series based on boxing great Mike Tyson's upbringing.Hbo network bosses have ordered the pilot for the show, Da Brick, according to The Hollywood...

Treme Actor Michael Showers Found Dead In Mississippi River

Michael Showers, the American actor best known for his role on the Hbo drama series 'Treme', has been found dead in the Mississippi River. The actor played the recurring role of Capt. John Guidry in...

Treme Actor Found Dead In Mississippi River

TV actor Michael Showers has been found dead in the Mississippi River, according to New Orleans officials.The 45 year old's body was found floating in the river on Wednesday morning (24Aug11), a day after his...

Eric Stonestreet To Play Arbuckle In New Biopic

Modern Family star Eric Stonestreet is set to play Fatty Arbuckle in a new biopic.Stonestreet, who won an Emmy Award for his role as Cameron Tucker on the popular U.S. TV comedy, has signed on...

Sex And The City 3 Should Have 'New' Angle

A third 'Sex and the City' film should take the characters to a "new place". Patricia Field - who has styled the six TV series and two movie instalments of the HBO comedy about four...

Game Of Thgeorge Rones Scgeorge Ripts Stolen Befogeorge Re Chageorge Rity Auction

Author George R. R. Martin has urged fans to look out for two scripts from hit TV show Game Of Thrones which were stolen before a planned charity auction.The writer, who penned the fantasy novels...

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