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Alex Pettyfer Gained 27lbs For 'Magic Mike'

Alex Pettyfer gained 27lbs for his role in 'Magic Mike'.The 22-year-old actor admitted that he went overboard after being asked to put on a bit of weight to play a man new to the stripping...

Frank Langella Takes Aim At Paul Newman's Acting Skills

Frost/Nixon star Frank Langella has stunned Paul Newman fans by questioning the late movie legend's acting skills.The revered thespian takes aim at Newman in his new memoir Dropped Names: Famous Men & Women as I...

Justin Bieber To Star In Mark Wahlberg's Basketball Movie?

Justin Bieber is getting closer to signing on the dotted line for Mark Wahlberg's forthcoming basketball movie. The teen sensation has already spoken of his desire to join the project, though Wahlberg insists the singer...

Josh Groban And Paul Simon Perform At Newman Benefit

Josh Groban, Paul Simon and Trisha Yearwood took to the stage to honour late movie icon and philanthropist Paul Newman at a star-studded benefit on Monday (02Apr12).Elvis Costello also performed at the Celebration of Paul...

Woody Harrelson No Horror Fans

Woody Harrelson can't watch horror films.The 'Rampart' actor admits he enjoys watching all kinds of movies, apart from this which scare him, as he has trouble sleeping when he does view them. He said: "I...

Hollywood Actor Ben Gazzara Dies, Aged 81

The American actor Ben Gazzara has died of pancreatic cancer, aged 81. The actor's attorney told reporters that Gazarra passed away at a Manhattan hospital. He leaves behind his wife of 30 years, Elke and...

Jean Dujardin's Tap-dancing Lessons For The Artist

Jean Dujardin learned how to tap-dance for 'The Artist'. The 39-year-old actor - who received a Best Actor Academy Award nomination yesterday (24.01.12) for his role in the silent movie - was thrilled to learn...

Jean Dujardin Has No Plans To Move Stateside Despite 'The Artist' Success

Jean Dujardin has taken the critics by storm for his portrayal of a silent film actor in the French film 'The Artist,' and it was no surprise to see the actor at the forefront of...

Hollywood Legends Pushed Joan Collins Into Failed Therapy

Veteran actress Joan Collins spent two months in therapy after movie legends Paul Newman, James Dean and Marlon Brando were astonished to discover she did not see a shrink.The British star snubbed the Hollywood tradition...

Mark Wahlberg Had 'Intuition' About Bieber Casting

Mark Wahlberg claims "intuition" led him to cast Justin Bieber in his forthcoming basketball film. The 'Contraband' star is planning to make a movie with teen heartthrob Justin about his favourite sport, and says it...

Diane Cilento Passes Away

Diane Cilento, Australian theatre and film actress and author, has sadly passed away aged 79. During her distinguished life she could boast starring roles opposite icons such as Charlton Heston and Paul Newman, whilst she...

Diane Cilento, Actress And Ex-wife Of Sean Connery, Dies Aged 78

Diane Cilento, the Oscar-nominated Australian actress once married to Scottish star Sean Connery, has died aged 78. Cilento passed away in northern Australia on Thursday evening (7th October 2011), although no cause of death was...

George Clooney Remembers The Hard Times

George Clooney has the hardship of unemployment "deep" in his "soul". The 'Ides of March' march actor spent much of his early career struggling to make ends meet, which is why when he became famous,...

Andrew Gold 'Lonely Boy' Singer Dies Aged 59

ANDREW GOLD, the American singer-songwriter who enjoyed success in the 1970's with his hits 'Lonely Boy' and 'Thank You for Being a Friend', has died aged 59. ANDREW GOLD passed away at his home in...

Yvette Vickers Could Have Been Dead For A Year

YVETTE VICKERS, the 82-year-old American actress and former Playboy playmate, could have been dead for up to a year, according to NBC Los Angeles. YVETTE VICKERS' body was found by a neighbour in Beverly Hills...

Paul Newman Calls Taylor 'A Helluva Actress'

Paul Newman called his friend and peer Elizabeth Taylor "a helluva actress", during a touching tribute to the Hollywood star, who passed away yesterday (23rd March 2011).Paul Newman, the American actor who died in 2008...

Paul Newman Gave Touching Tribute To Elizabeth Taylor

Paul Newman narrated a touching tribute to Elizabeth Taylor, during which he said that the legendary actress "radiated charm".Paul Newman, the American actor who passed away in 2008, starred alongside Elizabeth Taylor in the 1958...

Newman Tribute Planned For Cars Sequel

The Cars sequel will feature a touching tribute to late movie icon Paul Newman, who voiced the role of Doc Hudson in the 2006 original.Newman's car character will not appear in the new movie, but...

James Franco To Join Nicole Kidman On Broadway

James Franco is to join Nicole Kidman on Broadway.The Oscar-nominated '127 Hours' actor will appear opposite the 'Rabbit Hole' star in the stage production of Tennessee Williams' 1959 play 'Sweet Bird Of Youth' in New...

Anne Francis Dies Aged 80 After Battle With Cancer

ANNE FRANCIS, the American actress and star of the 1950's science fiction movie 'Forbidden Planet', has died at a nursing home in Santa Barbara, California, aged 80, reports the Press Association. Francis, who also appeared...

Cher Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

Cher was given a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards last night (08.11.10).The singer-and-actress was delighted to be presented with the accolade - which recognised her work with Kenyan orphans...

Private Wonder Show Boosts Newman's Charity Fund

STEVIE WONDER helped to boost donations for PAUL NEWMAN's summer camp organisation by an extra $100,000 (£66,700) on Thursday (21Oct10) - when a private bidder handed over the staggering amount for an intimate performance by...

Harold Gould Dies Aged 86

HAROLD GOULD, the American film and television actor, has died aged 86 after a battle with prostate cancer, reports the New York Times. Gould's career in entertainment spans over five decades, and he specialized in...

Career Advisor Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise is giving Zac Efron career advice.The two actors - who recently became friends after realising they are both motorcycle enthusiasts - speak regularly, with Hollywood legend Tom becoming the younger star's "professional and...

Kiefer Sutherland Confirms 24 Script Ready

Kiefer Sutherland has confirmed the '24' movie has been written.The 43-year-old star - who plays lead-character Jack Bauer in the action drama TV series - confirms 'State of Play' screenwriter Billy Ray completed the script...

Butch Cassidy To Ride Again

PAUL NEWMAN's legendary gunslinger is set to be revived in a sequel to 1969 classic BUTCH CASSIDY AND THE SUNDANCE KID.The late actor played the real life outlaw opposite Robert Redford in the Oscar-winning movie,...

Newman's Last Days Documented In Pal's Book

A longterm friend of late acting legend PAUL NEWMAN has opened up about the star's final years in a new tell-all book.A.E. Hotchner, Newman's close pal and business partner, has put pen to paper in...

Newman's Widow Feared Growth Was Cancer

PAUL NEWMAN's grieving widow JOANNE WOODWARD suffered her own cancer scare last month (Oct09), a year after the movie legend lost his battle with the disease.The actress recently underwent a biopsy after a medical test...

Generous Paul Newman

Paul Newman was the most generous celebrity of 2008. The late 'Cool Hand Luke' actor - who passed away last September - donated more money to charity than any other US star, giving a huge...

Newman Tops Celebrity Givers List

PAUL NEWMAN's generosity is outliving him - the late movie icon has just topped a new list of celebrity givers.The actor, who died in September 2008, beat out philanthropists Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie and...

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