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Miranda Hart's Nutcracker Role

Miranda Hart has joined the 'Nutcracker' live-action movie.The comedienne will play the role of a fairy named Dew Drop in the Disney film version of the classic ballet, which is titled 'The Nutcracker and the...

Lasse Hallstrom To Tackle Disney's The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms will follow a girl named Clara, who receives a doll in the form of a nutcracker from her godfather for Christmas and is subsequently thrust into a...

Lasse HallströM Says Working With Steven Spielberg Is 'Heavenly'

Lasse Hallström found working with Steven Spielberg to be ''heavenly''.The 68-year-old director helmed the 2014 comedy-drama film 'The Hundred-Foot Journey' after he was drafted into the role as Spielberg's replacement, but has revealed how much...

Oprah Winfrey Charmed On Set Of The Hundred-foot Journey

Oprah Winfrey felt like she was ''stepping out of the script'' on the set of 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'.The 61-year-old star served as the producer - alongside Steven Spielberg - on the Lasse Hallström-directed comedy-drama movie...

Manish Dayal Joins Helen Mirren In Hundred-foot Journey

Manish Dayal will star opposite Dame Helen Mirren in 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'.The up-and-coming actor - who is best known for playing terminally ill teenager Raj Kher in TV drama '90210' - has landed a leading...

Helen Mirren To Star In Hundred-foot Journey

Dame Helen Mirren is rumoured to be starring in 'The Hundred-Foot Journey'.The 67-year-old actress could take on the lead role of famous chef Madame Mallory in the film adaptation of Richard C. Morais' well-reviewed novel,...

Julianne Hough Put Off By Lasse Hallstrom's Skype Audition

Actress Julianne Hough refused to take no for an answer when she begged casting directors behind new movie Safe Haven for another shot at impressing Lasse Hallstrom after her first audition fell flat.The Footloose star...

Josh Duhamel And Julianne Hough Greet Fans For Safe Haven Premier (Video)

Safe Haven, the movie adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks novel, is set to be released this February and last night it enjoyed its premier in Toronto. Stars Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough were greeted with...

Channing Tatum Hopeful About Magic Mike Hype

Channing Tatum ''hopes'' stripper movie 'Magic Mike' lives up to ''the hype''.The movie - which tells the tale of a man who mentors younger guys in the art of male stripping - stars Channing in...

Channing Tatum: I'm Not The Best Actor

Channing Tatum admits he is "not the best actor" in the world.The 'Eagle' star accepts he isn't one of the top male stars in Hollywood, but he has defended his choice to appear in several...

Ewan Mcgregor Shelves Directorial Project

Ewan McGregor has shelved his directorial debut.The Scottish actor had been researching a 1968 yacht race to be the focus of his first effort behind the camera but is "gutted" to be axing the project...

Emily Blunt Lands Engagement Games

Emily Blunt is attached to star in 'Engagement Games'. The British star will play a leading role in the comedy movie, which sees three sisters who get engaged at the same time fighting over who...

Gyllenhaal Triumphs At Stockholm Film Festival

Hollywood actress MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL won the Best Actress prize for her performance in SHERRYBABY at the 17th Stockholm Film Festival last night (25NOV06). Sherrybaby, directed by LAURIE COLLYER, also picked up the Bronze Horse award...

Filmmaker Sven Nykvist Dies

Oscar-winning filmmaker SVEN NYKVIST, who was legendary director INGMAR BERGMAN's cinematographer of choice, has died. He was 83. Nykvist died on Wednesday (20SEP06) at a nursing home where he was being treated for aphasia, a...

Hallstrom Slams Censors

Swedish director LASSE HALLSTROM has hit out at American censors for handing his latest movie CASANOVA an R rating - insisting they are too strict. The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) were particularly...

Italian Mayor Upset About Casanova Screening Plans

Movie bosses at Buena Vista have upset Venetian Mayor MASSIMO CACCIARI by axing plans to give the city's film fans a special open-air preview of new movie CASANOVA, which was shot in the Italian city....

Irons Joins Casanova Cast

British actor JEREMY IRONS is joining HEATH LEDGER and JUDE LAW's girlfriend SIENNA MILLER in the upcoming period epic CASANOVA. Irons will play PUCCI in the movie about the famed seducer who meets his...

Lopez Role 'Scaled Down' In New Film

Hollywood superstar JENNIFER LOPEZ's latest role has reportedly been "scaled down" by worried movie bosses, following the catastrophic reception GIGLI received last year (03). The 33-year-old actress - who split with fiance and Gigli...

J.lo Re-signs With Dumped Agency

Superstar actress JENNIFER LOPEZ is re-signing with former agents ENDEAVOR in the aftermath of her film disaster GIGLI. The MAID IN MANHATTAN beauty left the company when she staged a clear out of staff...

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New Prince Album To Feature Unreleased Track 'Moonbeam Levels'

New Prince Album To Feature Unreleased Track 'Moonbeam Levels'

The Vault lets loose its first unreleased material.

Kanye West Threatens To Boycott Grammys Over Frank Ocean's Eligibility

Kanye West Threatens To Boycott Grammys Over Frank Ocean's Eligibility

Ocean's two albums, ‘Blonde’ and ‘Endless’, both missed the Grammy deadline.

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