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Steve Mcqueen To Be Honoured By European Film Academy

British moviemaker Steve Mcqueen is to be honoured for his career achievements at the 2014 European Film Awards.The 12 Years A Slave director will receive the prestigious European Achievement in World Cinema prize at the...

Steve Mcqueen Downplays Significance Of Oscar Win

Steve McQueen says becoming the first black director to win a Best Picture Oscar was ''of no consequence'' to him.The '12 Years a Slave' director made the admission in an interview with BBC's 'Desert Island...

Steve Mcqueen's Great Escape Named Best Motorcycle Movie Moment

Steve Mcqueen's thrilling chase sequence in The Great Escape has been voted the best motorbike scene in movie history.The Hollywood star's character is chased by Nazis in the 1963 war film, stealing a motocycle and...

Angus Lennie Has Died Aged 84

'The Great Escape' actor Angus Lennie has died. The 84-year-old star passed away at a nursing home in Acton, west London last night (14.09.14), the Daily Record newspaper reports. The Glasgow-born actor was best known...

Steve Mcqueen's Grandson Chasing Soccer Dream

The grandson of movie icon Steve Mcqueen has moved to Britain to pursue his dream of becoming a soccer star.Chase MCQueen, 19, has left his native California to take up a place with lower-level English...

Steve Mcqueen's Ferrari Fetches $10 Million

A vintage sports car bought by Hollywood icon Steve Mcqueen while shooting classic cop movie Bullitt has sold for $10 million (£5.8 million), almost $2 million (£1.1 million) less than experts hoped.The red, 1967 Ferrari...

Jennifer Lopez Kneed David Gandy In The Crotch

Jennifer Lopez accidentally kneed David Gandy in the ''crown jewels''.The 34-year-old model - who Jennifer recently admitted was her celebrity crush - thinks the 'On The Floor' hitmaker just fancied him out of pity following...

Tributes Flood In For James Garner

Kaley Cuoco and John Stamos have led tributes to James Garner, who passed away yesterday (19.07.14).The 'Big Bang Theory' actress starred alongside the veteran actor in TV series '8 Simple Rules' for five years and...

Steve Mcqueen's Son To Return To Le Mans Circuit For Documentary

Movie icon Steve Mcqueen's son is to return to the site of his father's Le Mans movie this weekend (06Jul14) for the classic car race, 44 years after his first trip to the track.Chad MCQueen...

'Mandela's' Lack Of Awards Down To '12 Years' Guilt Hoover, Suggests Screenwriter

‘12 Years a Slave’ was, rightfully, the recipient of huge praise and numerous awards. The remarkable story of Solomon Northrup - portrayed by Chiwitel Ejiofor - was masterfully directed by Steve McQueen. But that success,...

Kanye West Practiced Wedding Vows In The Mirror

Kanye West practiced his wedding vows in front of the mirror.The 36-year-old rapper - who married his fiancee Kim Kardashian at a star-studded ceremony at Forte di Belvedere in Florence on May 24 - was...

Sainsbury's Criticised For Ragged Mannequin Next To '12 Years A Slave' Dvd Promo

As one of the biggest, most critically acclaimed and most decorated films of 2013, 12 Years a Slave was always going to be a big DVD release, but someone working for the supermarket chain Sainsbury’s...

Steven Steve Mcqueen's Ferrari To Go Under The Hammer

A classic car owned by Hollywood icon Steve Mcqueen could fetch as much as $12.8 million (£8 million) when it goes under the hammer this summer (14).The Great Escape star bought the 1967 Ferrari 275...

Star Wars Cast Meet Up

The 'Star Wars: Episode VII' cast have met up for the first time.Director J.J. Abrams hosted a bonding session at upmarket London restaurant 34, where new cast members Adam Driver and Andy Serkis were joined...

Steve Mcqueen Returns To Art For New London Exhibit

Oscar-winning director Steve Mcqueen is stepping back into the art world by opening a new exhibition of his work in London.The Brit has enjoyed a stellar year thanks to the success of 12 Years A...

Steve Mcqueen Calls For Tougher Modern Slavery Laws

British moviemaker Steve Mcqueen has backed calls for the U.K.'s human trafficking laws to be tightened up.The 12 Years A Slave director has thrown his support behind plans to bring in new anti-slavery legislation, and...

Star Wars Vii To Start Filming In May

'Star Wars: Episode VII' will begin filming in the UK in May. The latest installment in the space opera franchise will be shot at the Pinewood Studios near London in two months time, and will...

Lupita Nyong'o's Golden Globes Gown 'Solidified' Star Status

Lupita Nyong'o's stylist claims the red gown the actress wore to the Golden Globes ''solidified'' her celebrity status.The '12 Years A Slave' star - who plays young slave Patsey in Steve McQueen's Oscar-winning drama -...

Steve Mcqueen Artworks To Be Displayed In Holland

Two pieces of artwork by Oscar-winning British director Steve Mcqueen are to be put on display at a museum in Holland.The pieces, a short film of a dead horse in a meadow and a light...

Catfighting And Manipulation: How '12 Years A Slave' Feud Marred The Oscar-winning Movie

After 12 Years a Slave's Oscars success on Sunday, the movie could well emerge as not only one of the films of the year but of the decade thanks to its all-star team of cast...

Michael Fassbender And Lupita Nyong'o Dating?

Michael Fassbender and Lupita Nyong'o are reportedly dating. The 'Shame' star is said to have been romancing his '12 Years A Slave' co-star on and off in recent months but he is now keen to...

New York Times Corrects 161 Year-old Error In Article About '12 Years A Slave'

The New York Times has made amends to a spelling error over 161 years-old.In the newspaper's Tuesday edition, it published a correction in an article that was first printed on January 20th 1853.The story was...

New York Times Amends '12 Years A Slave' Article, 161 Years After It Was Written [Trailer]

The New York Times has chosen to amend a detail from an article written 161 years ago about the memoir of Solomon Northup, the free African-American man who was kidnapped and sold into slavery. Steve...

12 Years A Slave Writer John Ridley Dismisses Steve Mcqueen Feud Rumours

Oscar-winning 12 Years A Slave screenwriter John Ridley has brushed off rumours of a feud with Steve Mcqueen after he appeared to snub the movie's director during his acceptance speech.The two men were sitting rows...

So Here's Why '12 Years A Slave' Writer Snubbed Steve Mcqueen At The Oscars [Video]

Did it not cross your mind that, when John Ridley won the Oscar for best adapted screenplay on Sunday (March 2, 2014), he was sat nowhere near the rest of the '12 Years a Slave'...

'12 Years A Slave' Dvd Released, But It's Heading Back Into Cinemas

Despite the fact that 12 Years a Slave is released on DVD on Tuesday (March 4, 2014), exhibiters are clamoring to book the movie back into theaters following its Best Picture win at the Oscars...

After '12 Years A Slave' Oscar Win, What Are Brad Pitt's Chances At A Best Actor Award?

Brad Pitt never expected to win an Oscar. He said as much during Sunday night’s Governor’s Ball. Speaking to E! News, Pitt said: “"I don't know where I'm going to put it. I never thought...

Lupita Nyong'o: Where Is Hollywood's Brightest New Star Headed?

Lupita Nyong'o must be feeling on top of the world right now: she has become the talk of the town all awards season with a conveyor belt of supporting actress trophies headed for her shelf,...

Brad Pitt: I Never Thought I'd Win An Oscar

Brad Pitt never thought he'd win an Oscar. The actor, who picked up the award as a producer for Best Picture winner '12 Years a Slave' on Sunday night (02.03.14), insists he never dreamed of...

"12 Years A Slave" To Hit 1,000 More Theaters Thanks To Oscar Buzz

A Best Picture Oscar definitely brings a lot of cache to a film. Now that 12 Years a Slave has won the big one, Fox Searchlight is planning a major expansion in US theaters. The...

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