The Great Gatsby

  • 'The Great Gatsby' actor Joel Edgerton joins James Dean biopic 'Life' March 16, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'The Great Gatsby' actor Joel Edgerton has joined the cast of Anton Corbijn's 'Life'. The 39-year-old actor will star alongside Dane DeHaan, Robert Pattinson, Ben Kingsley and Alessandra Mastronardi in the James Dean biopic, reported Variety. The film's script was written by Luke Davies (Candy) and shooting...
  • Oscars 2014: 'The Great Gatsby' wins best costume March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: Catherine Martin won her first Academy Award for costume design for her work in 'The Great Gatsby', while Adruitha Lee and Robin Mathews clinched the trophy of best hair and make-up for 'Dallas Buyers Club' at the Oscars ceremony here Sunday. Martin, who has been nominated for an Oscar...
  • Producers once matched dates with mine: Amitabh Bachchan January 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been a part of the Hindi film industry for over four decades, mulls over the time when producers used to line up and match dates for their projects with his availability. The 71-year-old took to Twitter to share how the industry has changed over time. "Future...
  • Amitabh Bachchan to star in a Hollywood film again? December 28, 2013

    Mumbai: After a short appearance in Australian-American drama 'Great Gatsby', megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been again approached for a Hollywood film, which is an adaptation of Vikas Swarup's 'Six Suspects'. Bachchan has been approached by BBC and Starfield productions to star in the movie, based on the 'Slumdog Millionnaire' author's...
  • Leonardo DiCaprio to take a break from acting December 15, 2013

    Los Angeles: Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio has decided to take a 'long break' from his acting career spanning over two decades. The 39-year-old was part of adventure movie 'Django Unchained' (2012). He then featured in 'The Great Gatsby' (2013) and now he will be seen playing the lead role in 'The...
  • I'm always inspired by Luhrmann's enthusiasm: Leonardo DiCaprio November 24, 2013

    London: Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio, who played the iconic role of Romeo in Baz Luhrmann's modern day 'Romeo + Juliet', said he was equally thrilled to be working with the director again in 'The Great Gatsby' after a decade. DiCaprio, 39, said Luhrmann's enthusiasm inspires him to give out his best, reported...
  • 'The Great Gatsby' audition was the craziest: Carey Mulligan November 17, 2013

    Los Angeles: British actress Carey Mulligan says her audition for 'The Great Gatsby' was her 'craziest' ever. The 28-year-old-plays Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrman's adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic tale, and she says it was an intense process trying to land the role, reports contactmusic.com. "It was the craziest audition I've...
  • Amitabh Bachchan is fabulous in 'The Great Gatsby': Manisha Koirala June 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala, who has successfully recovered from cancer, is slowly trying to get back to normal life. The 42-year-old actress was diagnosed with ovarian cancer last year and was undergoing treatment in New York but last month she announced that she is cancer free. The 'Bombay' star said...
  • Lesbian love story 'La Vie d'Adele' wins Palme d'Or at Cannes May 27, 2013

    Paris: The 66th Cannes Film Festival drew its curtain down Sunday after 12 days of competition with French-Tunisian director Abdellatif Kechiche's 'La Vie d'Adele - Chapitre 1&2' ('Blue is the Warmest Colour') taking the prestigious Palme d'Or. The film, starring Adele Exarchopoulos and Lea Seydoux, is a three-hour love story based...
  • Watch: Interview with 'The Great Gatsby' cast and director May 24, 2013

    While Baz Luhrmann's 3D film adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's 'The Great Gatsby' hit Indian theatres on the May 17, here's the director himself along with his cast - Leonardo DiCaprio, Carey Mulligan and Tobey Maguire - talking about the challenges of creating Fitzgerald's Jazz age of the 1920s. ...
  • My character in 'The Great Gatsby' signifies American dream, says Leonardo DiCaprio May 23, 2013

    The twelve day long Cannes festival which will see the best from Hollywood, art house and even Bollywood come together to celebrate world cinema opened with the screening of Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' which stars Hollywood heartthrob Leonardo Di Caprio and even features Amitabh Bachchan. ...
  • The Great Gatsby: What makes Big B's cameo in the film special May 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood's superstar might have innumerable fans in India and abroad but Hollywood never tasted the success and fame of the actor until 'The Great Gatsby' premiered in New York. Such was the frenzy around the actor that the international media mistook the cheering for Amitabh Bachchan at the...
  • Now Showing: 'The Great Gatsby' opens Cannes 2013 May 19, 2013

    Australian director Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' opened the 66th edition of Cannes International Film Festival, which started on May 15. Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who made his Hollywood debut with the project, also graced the red carpet. ...
  • Baz Luhrmann: I was an idiot to reject 'Harry Potter' May 18, 2013

    London: 'The Great Gatsby' helmer Baz Luhrmann had turned down the opportunity to direct the 'Harry Potter' films in favour of shooting movie musical 'Moulin Rouge'. The 50-year-old filmmaker said he was contacted by producers of the wizarding franchise while they were planning the first big screen installment, 2001's 'Harry...
  • 'The Great Gatsby' review: Big B shines in Bollywood-styled entertainer May 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Baz Luhrmann's film might not have pleased the critics abroad due to its pomp, but we as Indians dig for the typical Bollywood entertainer. Opulent sets, dance, over-the-top dialogues just make us stand up in the theatre and whistle and clap. And, Baz Luhrmann gives you yet...
  • Tweet review: Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: F. Scott Fitzgerald's book has seen many cinematic renditions and after making its way to the silver screen for almost three times, Baz Luhrmann is yet again ready to weave the romantic story on screen. The film revolves around a war veteran Nick Carraway who comes to live in...
  • Feel honoured to be a part of Cannes Film Festival: Amitabh Bachchan May 17, 2013

    At 70, he has made his Hollywood debut with 'The Great Gatsby' and now he's taken that film to Cannes. Speaking to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Amitabh Bachchan says that the very fact that the Indian actors have been invited to Cannes Film Festival shows that the film industry...
  • Friday releases: 'Aurangzeb', The Great Gatsby' hit the screens May 17, 2013

    Actor Arjun Kapoor's second movie 'Aurangzeb', where he plays a double role, released on Friday. The film also stars Rishi Kapoor and southern star Prithviraj. Another movie which hits the screens on Friday is 'The Great Gatsby'. It is a 3D adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's novel of the same...
  • Amitabh, DiCaprio declare Cannes Film Festival open May 16, 2013

    Day one was the Cannes Film Festival was opened with the cast and crew of 'The Great Gatsby' and leading the pack were the film's lead actors Leonardo Di Caprio and Tobey Maguire. And while Carey Mulligan glommed it up with her all black look, Isla Fisher chose to go...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan's fashion faux pas at the Cannes red carpet May 16, 2013

    Amitabh Bachchan usually gets it right. But on Wednesday morning as he posed with his co stars of 'The Great Gatsby' at Cannes, one couldn't help but wonder why he chose a blue stripe jacket blazer and white pants for the occassion. Tied around the waist, the entire look gave...
  • Cannes 2013: Amitabh speaks in Hindi at the opening May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan made the Hindi film industry proud by speaking in Hindi at the opening ceremony of the Cannes International Film Festival 2013. Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby' opened the prestigious film festival, and Amitabh Bachchan has played a special role in the film. Cannes 2013 is also...
  • Snapshot: Sonam Kapoor pulls off huge nose ring with saree at Cannes May 16, 2013

    She never fails to impress with her amazing style. On the premiere of 'The Great Gatsby', actress Sonam Kapoor chose a very Indian look in a bid to pay tribute to 100 years of Indian cinema. Sonam wore a huge nose ring with a gold and white Anamika Khanna saree...
  • Watch: 'The Great Gatsby' stars speak about the film May 15, 2013

    Directed by Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann, it is the latest Hollywood rendition of Fitzgerald's classic American novel, 'The Great Gatsby'. DiCaprio stars in the title role, a millionaire pining for a lost love, played by Carey Mulligan, during the height of the hedonistic 1920s. ...
  • 'The Great Gatsby' made us feel very grand: Carey Mulligan May 15, 2013

    Washington: The much misunderstood Daisy Buchanan was a product of her times, says Carey Mulligan, who felt real empathy for her character of the wealthy debutante in 'The Great Gatsby' set in 1920s America and also 'very grand' with the elaborate clothes and jewellery. Daisy, the woman who has an affair...
  • 'The Great Gatsby' fuels fashion renaissance May 14, 2013

    Directed by Australian filmmaker Baz Luhrmann, it is the latest Hollywood rendition of Fitzgerald's classic American novel, 'The Great Gatsby'. DiCaprio stars in the title role, a millionaire pining for a lost love, played by Carey Mulligan, during the height of the hedonistic 1920s. It has already opened in the...
  • Cannes film festival opens with 'The Great Gatsby' May 14, 2013

    London: The 2013 Cannes film festival opens on Wednesday with Baz Luhrmann's 3D version of 'The Great Gatsby', a lavish throwback to the 'Roaring Twenties' that befits the glamour and excess of the world's biggest cinema showcase. The Australian director's adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel starring Leonardo DiCaprio surprised some...
  • 'The Great Gatsby' role is not my Hollywood debut: Amitabh Bachchan May 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan has called his belated Hollywood debut in 'The Great Gatsby' "just a friendly gesture" but would not mind doing an encore if he comes across something interesting. "I don't look upon it as my Hollywood debut. It is just a friendly gesture and nothing more. It...
  • 'Iron Man 3' beats 'The Great Gatsby' in box office showdown May 13, 2013

    Tony Stark's superpowers lifted blockbuster 'Iron Man 3' back to the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, beating out a strong debut over the weekend for lavish Jazz Age drama 'The Great Gatsby.' Coming off a gigantic opening a week earlier, 'Iron Man 3' commanded $72.5 million...
  • Have conversations about each project with Maguire: DiCaprio May 13, 2013

    London: 'The Great Gatsby' star Leonardo DiCaprio, who is close friends with his movie's co-star Tobey Maguire, says he has talked to him before making choice of his projects. The 38-year-old actor said that he and Maguire had wanted to work together for long time, reported Digital spy. DiCaprio and...
  • I never intended to play glamorous roles: Carey Mulligan May 12, 2013

    London: Carey Mulligan is in awe of her 'The Great Gatsby' character as she never played beautiful roles in movies. The 27-year-old actress portrays Daisy Buchanan in the big-screen adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's novel and found herself in awe of the stunning costumes, reported Contactmusic. "I've never aspired to play a...