DUSTIN HOFFMAN

  • Jon Favreau's 'Chef': Tweet review June 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Actorfilmmaker Jon Favreau's 'Chef' is a lighthearted comedy about a Chef who quits his job at the peak of his career following an verbal altercation with the restaurant's owner. The film then narrates the journey of the Chef and how he rediscovers his own talent as he goes...
  • Robert Downey Jr. designed posters for his upcoming release 'Chef' June 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Robert Downey Jr. is not just a wonderful actor and filmmaker, but also a creative person, who loves to experiment and put together interesting pieces on the computer. He did the same for the posters of his forthcoming film "Chef". A graphic designer at heart, he extended a proposal...
  • Snapshot: Dustin Hoffman weeps during film premiere April 9, 2013

    Actor Dustin Hoffman weeps during the Japan Premiere of his film 'Quartet' in Tokyo on April 8, 2013. Hoffman reacted after expressing his gratitude to elderly professional musicians who have helped him to make this film. ...
  • Nicholson, Hoffman join list of Oscar presenters February 23, 2013

    Los Angeles: Multiple Academy Award winners Jack Nicholson and Dustin Hoffman will present at this year's Oscars ceremony, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced today. Nicholson has been nominated 12 times and won for his leading performances in 'One Flew over the Cuckoo's Nest' (1975) and 'As...
  • Awards are like great sex: Dustin Hoffman January 5, 2013

    London: Actordirector Dustin Hoffman quips winning an Oscar is equivalent to having sex. The 75yearold legendary actor, who is the proud owner of two Oscars thanks to his appearances in 'Kramer vs Kramer' and 'Rain Man', turned his hand to directing last year with comedy drama 'Quartet', reported Daily Telegraph. "(Would...
  • Oscar is boring: Dustin Hoffman February 11, 2012

    Los Angeles: Hollywood veteran Dustin Hoffman says being at the Oscar ceremony isn't as glamorous as it looks. "Oscar is boring. It lasts forever. And don't think you're seeing spontaneous behavior. You see couples who are suddenly smooching, and, well, there's a guy sitting on the ground with the camera...
  • Allen's 'Midnight,' De Niro's jury open Cannes May 11, 2011

    Cannes: Stargazers already were catching sight of some of Hollywood's biggest stars at the Cannes Film Festival well before "Midnight in Paris," the Woody Allen romance that opens the glamorous event with an evening premiere Wednesday. On hand to meet reporters and festivalgoers earlier in the day were Robert De Niro,...
  • Masand: 'Barney's Version' is a dark comedy March 25, 2011

    Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, Rosamund Pike Director: Richard J Lewis As films like 'Sideways' and 'American Splendor' have shown us, Paul Giamatti is one of those rare actors who can humanize irritable curmudgeons and turn them into likeable, or at least mildly amusing characters. In his Golden Globewinning performance in 'Barneys...
  • Freida Pinto may appear in Woody Allen film March 1, 2009

    Here are the courtship secrets of the Obamas, Freida Pinto's unstoppable journey to stardom and Dustin Hoffman's teary breakdown in the world's most romantic city. FREIDA PINTO She might have not won any award, but there is simply no stopping Frieda Pinto. After featuring in Vanity Fair and making it to...
  • Matters of the heart: How to keep your romance fresh January 15, 2009

    This feature has been sourced from David B Bohl's SlowDownFast. David is a lifestyle mentor, educator and author. He prefers the simple life, relishing his role as a coach after frenzied years in the stock exchange and as an entrepreneur. How is it that some people can be married forever, yet...
  • Hoffman, Longoria encourage Americans to vote October 3, 2008

    Star power and sarcasm are at the center of a new public service announcement called "Five Friends Voting" encouraging Americans to vote. Produced by Leonardo DiCaprio, it features Jennifer Aniston, Dustin Hoffman, and Eva Longoria strongly urging people to vote but by using some reverse psychology. ...
  • Masand's Verdict: Kung Fu Panda July 12, 2008

    Cast: Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Angelina Jolie and Lucy Liu Director: Mark Osborne, John Stevenson It's hard not to like Kung Fu Panda even though there have been many smarter animation films recently. It tells the story of an overweight panda Po (voiced by Jack Black) who works for his...
  • Kung Fu Panda premieres in LA, minus Jolie June 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Hollywood stars Dustin Hoffman, Lucy Liu and Michael Clarke Duncan walked the red carpet for the Los Angeles premiere of Kung Fu Panda on Sunday. And even as the Panda did the posing, it was star of the moment, Jack Black, who did all the kung fu. (With inputs...
  • Shoot a doubt without fear if you are Salman's fan June 4, 2008

    Controversy's favourite child, Salman Khan known to make heads turn and headlines too. Be it his affair with Aishwarya Rai, the Black Buck case, the hit and run case or his tiff with Vivek Oberoi, Salman has never spoken to the media on any of these issues. For Salman, fans are...
  • Estop: Dustin Hoffman's best moments of stardom May 17, 2008

    Cannes: Watch as Dustin Hoffman reveals to CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand that the farting scene in Rain Man has been his most favourite scene till date. Also, from India, the remaining Roadies on MTV reveal what is life like after being on the show. ...
  • Funny side of the 61st Cannes Film Festival May 17, 2008

    Mumbai: From Hollywood's star couple, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, to Bollywood's star couple Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan, the who's who of showbiz hit the red carpet on Thursday night for the premiere of Kung Fu Panda at Cannes. Also spotted on the red carpet were the film's stars Jack...
  • EStop: Catch up with Dustin Hoffman, MTV Roadies May 16, 2008

    Dustin Hoffman talks about his favourite scene and much more. ...
  • Starry opening for the 61st Cannes Film Festival May 16, 2008

    Cannes: Wednesday evening saw the 61st Cannes Film Festival open with stars hitting the red carpet and doing what they do best posing for the shutterbugs, air kissing and showing off their designer wear. Meanwhile, CNNIBN Entertainment Editor, Rajeev Masand got talking to Dustin Hoffman whose film Kungfu Panda...
  • Rain Man's fart scene is my best yet: Dustin Hoffman May 16, 2008

    Hollywood star, Dustin Hoffman's film Kungfu Panda is already creating waves at the 61st Cannes Film Festival. CNNIBN Entertainment Editor, Rajeev Masand got talking to him. Rajeev Masand: You've been quoted as having said that your favourite scene in your entire career is your farting scene from Rain Man. Dustin Hoffman:...
  • Princess Diana flirted with Hoffman December 2, 2006

    London: Oscarwinning actor Dustin Hoffman says he will never forget his first meeting with Princess Diana because she supposedly flirted with him. Hoffman knew that Diana was not serious with the flirting and was happy that she was not the typical royal family stereotype, reports contactmusic.com. He says: "I happened to be...