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Bill Nighy Always Wanted A Daughter

Bill Nighy never wanted a son.The 63-year-old movie veteran has one daughter - Mary, 29 - from his previous relationship with Diana Quick and he admitted he ''actively'' wished for a baby girl.He told the...

Here's Why America Should Flock To See 'The World's End' This Weekend

New British comedy The World's End has been released today (23rd Aug) in America and is the third in the tenuously linked 'Cornetto Trilogy.' First off, you should know that the title is the name...

A Week In Movies: Jennifer Promotes The Millers, Angelina Goes Evil, Coogan Moves Beyond Alan Partridge

We're the Millers had a huge premiere in London this week, and stars Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis and Will Poulter were all over town promoting the film before walking the blue carpet in Leicester Square....

Bill Nighy Turned Down Doctor Who Role - But When?

Bill Nighy turned down the role of Doctor Who. The actor, in an interview with the Daily Express, revealed he had been offered the part but would not say when. He said he wouldn't reveal...

Would Bill Nighy Have Made A Better Doctor Who Than Peter Capaldi?

Bill Nighy, the popular British actor best known for his turns in Love Actually and Harry Potter and the Dealthy Hallows, has revealed that he once turned down the role of Doctor Who because he...

Peter Capaldi Gets The Bill Nighy Stamp Of Approval For Doctor Who Triumph

The latest tick to hit the page for Peter Capaldi as Doctor Who is that of Bill Nighy’s; the British actor, talking at the premiere of his new film, About Time, offered up a full...

'About Time' Premieres In London: Did Critics Enjoy Richard Curtis' Swansong?

When Richard Curtis announced that he was stepping away from filmmaking after three decades of movies, fans of his sweet and touching rom-coms looked forward to the final piece from the romantic comedy maestro who...

Richard Curtis Bows Out Of Filmmaking: What's His Secret Rom-com Formula?

Master of the romantic comedy genre, Richard Curtis, who helped bring us some of Britain's best-loved romance films of the last three decades has said that he thinks upcoming film About Time will be his...

Richard Curtis, Director Of Bridget Jones, Notting Hill To Retire From Filmmaking

Richard Curtis, king of the romantic comedy genre, has decided that the soon-to-be-released About Time will most likely be his last. The Oscar-nominated filmmaker, best known for his screenwriting skills for The Boat That Rocked,...

British Stalwart Richard Curtis To Put Down Camera And Quit Directing

Undoubtedly the king of British rom-com, Richard Curtis has enjoyed a long and successful career, writing or helming some of the country’s most-loved films.In addition to his Oscars and Bafta nominations/wins, he can probably add...

Bill Nighy Petitions U.k. Prime Minister

British actor Bill Nighy has launched a petition aimed at U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron, urging the politician to tackle world hunger by clamping down on tax-dodging corporations.The Love Actually star is a vocal campaigner...

Richard Curtis Returns With Latest Rom-com 'About Time' [Trailer]

Oscar-nominated filmmaker Richard Curtis, the man behind British romantic-comedy behemoths Notting Hill, Love Actually and Bridget Jones's Diary, is back with his latest foray into the best-loved movie genre. 'About Time' stars Domhnall Gleeson as...

Bill Nighy Feared Crashing Motorbike With Judi Dench On The Back

Actor Bill Nighy feared he would crash and kill his movie co-star Dame Judi Dench while filming The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel because he had only just learned how to ride a motorbike.The Love Actually...

Ewan Mcgregor: Jack And The Giant Slayer Costume Was 'Sexy'

Ewan McGregor loved his ''sexy'' costume in 'Jack and the Giant Slayer'.The 'Trainspotting' actor was thrilled he got to wear studded leather armour to play palace guard Elmont in Bryan Singer's fantasy flick about a...

One Direction Join Enough Food If Campaign

One Direction have joined a hunger campaign to help get food shared out to the poorest countries.The 'What Makes You Beautiful' hitmakers - Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson and Zayn Malik -...

Stars Launching Anti-hunger Campaign

Harry Potter actress Bonnie Wright, Bill Nighy and his Love Actually director Richard Curtis are among the stars teaming up for a major campaign against world hunger.Social rights activist Desmond Tutu and computer magnate Bill...

Bill Nighy Calls For Malawi Aid From U.k. Government

British actor Bill Nighy has called for increased aid for residents of Malawi following a recent visit to the African country.The Love Actually star travelled to the nation in his role as an Oxfam ambassador...

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel Sequel In Development

A sequel to 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' is in the pipeline.Screenwriter Ol Parker is said to be delivering a script for a follow-up to the 2011 original film - which tells the story of...

Jessica Biel: Colin Farrell Has A 'Kind Of Magnetism'

Jessica Biel says Colin Farrell has a ''kind of magnetism'' which attracts people.The 30-year-old actress loved working with the reformed hellraiser on new sci-fi movie 'Total Recall', Jessica - who is engaged to Justin Timberlake...

Jim Broadbent To Star In Le Weekend

Jim Broadbent is in talks to star in 'Le Weekend'.The 'Harry Potter' actor is in line for the lead role in Hanif Kureishi's bittersweet comedy about a professor who takes a romantic trip to Paris...

Kate Beckinsale Wants To Return To Romantic Comedies

Kate Beckinsale wants to return to romantic comedies.The 'Underworld' actress - who has 13-year-old Lily with former partner Michael Sheen - is known for her action film roles but would love to be offered more...

Total Recall Trailer Hints At Original 'Arnie' Flick

The latest, extended trailer for the Colin Farrell staring reboot of Total Recall has premiered online and in cinemas this week, and whilst Arnold Schwarzenegger is nowhere to be seen, the trailer did hint that...

Bill Nighy: 'I Was Offered Doctor Who Role'

Bill Nighy has risked the wrath of Doctor Who bosses after revealing he was once offered to play the title role, despite strict protocols in place ordering actors to keep quiet about turning down the...

Everything's Coming Up Marigolds For Fox Searchlight

Fox Searchlight's The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel , which has done gangbuster business overseas -- it has taken in $81.2 million abroad -- brought its domestic total to $19.4 million on Tuesday, thereby crossing the...

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel: A Secret Success For Overlooked Audience

In a world of superheroes, teenage death matches and lithe young actors and actresses dominating screen time, 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' has been fighting its corner in the world of big-budget cinema. The film...

Love Actually Sequel Wanted By Universal

Universal Pictures president Eddie Cunningham wants a 'Love Actually' sequel.The movie boss admits he would love to ''green light'' a follow-up to the 2003 Richard Curtis-directed romantic comedy - starring Hugh Grant, Colin Firth and...

About Time For Rachel Mcadams?

Rachel McAdams is in talks to star in Richard Curtis' 'About Time'. The 33-year-old actress would play the ''dream girl'' to Domhnall Gleeson's male lead in the picture, which would be the second time Rachel...

Movie Reviews The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

It has been said that older women are more "review sensitive" when it comes to selecting a film than, say, most of the moviegoers who will be massing to see The Avengers this weekend. If...

Will Older Moviegoers Turn Out For Marigold Hotel ?

The only new film due to open opposite The Avengers this weekend is the comedy The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel , which Fox Searchlight hopes will bring out older moviegoers the way Cocoon did nearly...

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel: Retirees Look To Thwart Superheroes

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel opens in the USA tomorrow (May 4, 2012.) Although it faces stiff competition from the Marvel Comics adaptation The Avengers, the people promoting this movie, featuring an all-star British ensemble...

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