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Quote of the Day: Gia Coppola on Growing Up on Sets

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Posted by Robin Paulson
Categories: Drama, Celeb News, New Releases,

"I remember being on Dracula and Gary Oldman scaring me in his bat costume. He sneaked up on me, and I turned around and there was a bat tapping on my shoulder. And then I worked behind the scenes on my grandpa's movie Twixt. He enjoyed showing me how everything comes together and taking me through it all. That felt like my film school." - Palo Alto director Gia Coppola describes what it's like growing …

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‘Fifty Shades’ Director Reveals Aaron Johnson-Taylor Apperance

Director Sam Taylor-Wood has revealed that her husband, Kick-Ass star Aaron Johnson-Wood, will be making an apperance in Fifty Shades of Grey. When asked at a recent Godzilla premiere about whether or not she was able to fit Johnson-Wood into the much-anticipated film - which is currently in post-production - the 47-year-old hesistated a moment before answering, "Actually, I have." Taylor-Wood (unfortunately!) didn't divulge anything aside from admitting that the 23-year-old - to whom she's …

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James Franco Blasts ‘Spring Breakers’ Sequel

James Franco has blasted the Spring Breakers sequel. The 36-year-old actor, who played the character Alien in the first movie alongside Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens, appears in a bizarre video posted on his Instagram account today, in which he insists second film would not be a good idea. The star, whose Instagram has become the talk of Hollywood after he started posting half naked selfies for fans, is seen eating rice cakes in bed …

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Kate Winslet to Receive Hollywood Walk of Fame Star

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Posted by Andru Edwards
Categories: Awards, Celeb News,

Kate Winslet is to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The 38-year-old actress will be the 2,520th star to receive an honor, and the unveiling is set to take place early next week with Titanic director James Cameron and Kate's co-star in the film Kathy Bates presenting her with the accolade outside of the W Hollywood Hotel on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, on Monday, according to Hollywood.com. "We are so …

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Drew Barrymore: I’m Not a “Good” Actress

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Posted by Andru Edwards
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Drew Barrymore doesn't think she's a very good actress. The 39-year-old star - who has starred in countless films since the age of six - doesn't rate her dramatic ability because she prefers to become the character, rather than imitate them. "I don't think I'm a good actress. I feel like it's fake and yucky and it doesn't ring true. But if you research and you study and make it personal, you just become that …

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Benedict Cumberbatch: I Want a Dumb Role

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Posted by Andru Edwards
Categories: Casting, Celeb News,

Benedict Cumberbatch wants to play a dumb character. The Sherlock actor, who has just completed The Imitation Game, a biopic of British cryptographer, Alan Turing, insists he's ready for a less intellectual role. "I always seem to be cast as slightly wan, ethereal, troubled intellectuals or physically ambivalent bad lovers... I am so ready to play a really dumb character," the 37-year-old star told T magazine. Benedict, who has also won awards for his role …

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Conan O’Brien to Host MTV Movie Awards

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Posted by Andru Edwards
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Conan O'Brien will host the 2014 MTV Movie Awards. The presenter announced on his TBS talk show Conan last night that he will be hosting the high-profile awards ceremony on April 13 at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. "After eight years of intense negotiations, I am honored to announce I am hosting MTV's second most prestigious awards show," he joked. The star has plenty of experience hosting televised ceremonies, having previously fronted the Primetime …

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Jamie Dornan’s Christian Grey Walk

Jamie Dornan changed the way he walks while filming Fifty Shades of Grey. The Northern Irish actor decided to improve his strut after a dancing instructor on the set informed he looked awkward and was "quite bouncy," and applies his new heel-to-toe technique every day. "So basically, I've always had a complex with the way I walk. I've not always been told I've got a bad walk, but someone's always commented on my walk. It's …

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Charlotte Gainsbourg: Aging May Stop Me From Acting

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Posted by Andru Edwards
Categories: Magnolia, Drama, Celeb News, New Releases,

Charlotte Gainsbourg is considering quitting acting because she is finding it difficult ageing on screen. The 42-year-old singer-and-actress - who has three children with partner Yvan Attal - finds it "distressing" to see how her looks have changed and knows she needs to "make peace" with the changes if she doesn't want to give up her career. "I don't like aging and I can see it happening. I find it very distressing. Movies are getting …

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Quote of the Day: Jared Leto on Why He Might’ve Turned Down ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

"I think it probably made a really interesting aspect of the film, to have that connection and to have Rayon have one of his heroes be Marc Bolan. That’s great. Marc Bolan was an awesome person. But, for me, I made it very clear early on that I saw Rayon as a man who wanted to live his life as a woman, not someone who enjoyed putting on women’s clothing. If they wanted that kind …

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