Hollywood

  • When Hollywood celebrities dressed up as their favourite characters to stay incognito at the San Diego Comic-Con 12 hours 7 minutes ago

    How would you feel if someone told you that the Spiderman costume wearing guy you took a picture with was actually a celebrity? This happened to a lot of fans at the recently-concluded Comic-Con 2014, held at San Diego. A lot of fans who were roaming about, attending events and having...
  • Jamie Foxx to play boxer Mike Tyson in a biopic 18 hours 7 minutes ago

    Los Angeles: Actor Jamie Foxx will reportedly be transformed into Mike Tyson for a new biopic. Foxx, 46, would be transformed by the CGI technology that changed Brad Pitt from an old man to a baby in "The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button", reports mirror.co.uk. The boxer, 48, who was the youngest...
  • Filmmaker Philip Marshak, director of 'Night Train To Terror', dies of leukaemia Yesterday

    London: Philip Marshak, who wrote and directed several classic films, including 'Night Train To Terror', 'Cataclysm' and 'Dracula Sucks', is dead. He was 80. He died July 27 surrounded by his family at his home here after a long battle with leukaemia, diabetes and heart disease, reports contactmusic.com. Marshak began his Hollywood...
  • 'Magic in the Moonlight' trailer: Emma Stone is a 'vision and a visionary' and Colin Firth is a famous magician Yesterday

    How excited are you about Woody Allen's latest film 'Magic in the Moonlight'? Starring Collin Firth and Emma Stone, the film has been written as well directed by him. Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the south of France, 'Magic In The Moonlight' is a romantic comedy about...
  • Lady Gaga makes a cameo in the new 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For' trailer Yesterday

    Pop star Lady Gaga sure knows how to wow her fans. Be it with her albums, her bold, independent statements or her choice of outfits. This time, she has chosen to surprise her fans with a little cameo appearance in the upcoming film 'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For'....
  • 'Guradians of Galaxy': Marvel ready with sarcasm, '70s pop music and a talking raccoon, for the new franchise Yesterday

    Burbank: A lead actor known for playing the slovenly sidekick, a director who only made small films, a talking raccoon and a 1970s pop music soundtrack - together they form an unlikely tableau for a mega-budget space adventure movie. And yet, Marvel Studios banked on these outliers for its $170 million...
  • From virtual reality to stars, five highlights from Comic-Con 2014 2 days ago

    San Diego: Every year, around 130,000 comic book fans and entertainment enthusiasts trek to San Diego's Comic-Con International, where thousands of booths and hundreds of panels are set up by industry outlets to cater to attendees. With the 2014 convention wrapping up on Sunday, here are five highlights from the packed...
  • New 'King Kong' film 'Skull Island' to hit the theatres in 2016 2 days ago

    London: Legendary Pictures has announced a new 'King Kong' movie titled 'Skull Island'. The studio revealed a November 16, 2016 release date for the blockbuster during its panel at Comic-Con International, reported Digital Spy. Legendary, now partnered with Universal Pictures after launching with Warner Bros in 2005, will add 'King Kong' to...
  • Watch: The first trailer for 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I' takes the series to a whole new level 2 days ago

    After two morsels of teasers, 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I' finally has a trailer! The trailers pick up from where the first two films have left off; The Capitol is upset over the events of the first two films, Katniss is the face of the rebellion, and Philip Seymour...
  • Has Kanye West ordered Kim Kardashian to stop smiling for photographers when they are out together? 2 days ago

    London: Rapper Kanye West is reportedly a controlling husband to Kim Kardashian and makes all decisions for her. West, 37, who married the reality TV star, 33, in a grand ceremony in May this year, wants her to be a perfect wife and hence dictates her life, reported Contactmusic. The...
  • Kevin Bacon brings his 'Six Degrees' to Comic-Con 2 days ago

    San Diego:Kevin Bacon's 'Six Degrees' world got even bigger Sunday at Comic-Con. During a Sunday panel for his Fox show 'The Following,' a fan brought up the pop culture game known as 'Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon' whose premise is anyone in Hollywood can be linked to the actor. She wondered...
  • Series creator Kurt Sutter announced 'Sons of Anarchy' book at Comic-Con 2 days ago

    San Diego: 'Sons of Anarchy' is revving up for its final season but the outlaw motorcycle club will live on in books. Series creator Kurt Sutter revealed the cover art to "Sons of Anarchy: Bratva" (Titan Books Ltd.) Sunday at Comic-Con. The first of a series about the 'Sons' world, 'Bratva' is...
  • The darker side of Comic-Con: Harassment amid the fantasy 2 days ago

    San Diego: Amid the costumes and fantasy of this weekend's Comic-Con convention, a group of young women drew widespread attention to a very real issue - allegations of sexual harassment at the annual pop-culture festival. Geeks for CONsent, founded by three women from Philadelphia, gathered nearly 2,600 signatures on an online...
  • 'Lucy,' 'Hercules' beat expectations at U.S. weekend box offices 2 days ago

    Los Angeles/ New York: 'Lucy,' starring Scarlett Johansson as a woman with a super-powered brain, collected $44 million to win the domestic box office race, outmuscling 'Hercules' which took in $29 million for second place. Both new films exceeded expectations, pumping some much-needed life into a lackluster summer at U.S. and...
  • 'The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies' and 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' take center stage at Comic-Con 2 days ago

    San Diego: The realm of Middle Earth and caped superheroes brought adventure and battle to Comic Con, as fans of Warner Bros' 'The Hobbit' and 'Batman v Superman' were treated to first-look sneak peeks of the films on Saturday. The eager audience at the convention, most of whom had camped out...
  • Marvel Studios announce 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' sequel 3 days ago

    Los Angeles: Marvel Studios has announced that part two of its upcoming film 'Guardians of the Galaxy' will be released July 28, 2017. James Gunn will return to write and direct the sequel, revealed the studio bosses at the Comic-Con presentation Saturday, reports huffingtonpost.com. Directed by Gunn, "Guardians of the Galaxy" is...
  • Om Puri: If I don't get work, I will retire 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Om Puri says filmmakers here do not write roles for older actors which leaves them with no choice but to retire. "There are not many roles written for older actors and it gets difficult to get exciting roles today unlike the west. In western countries, there are roles...
  • Peek-a-boo: Have you seen these 18 horror, sci-fi movies? 4 days ago

    If you're a fan of Edgar Allen Poe, Bram Stoker or Mary Shelley, among others, you'll have realised that there's nothing more fun than sitting alone in a dark room, surrounding yourself with pillows, covering yourself in blanket and watching a really scary movie. It gets even better when you...
  • Watch: The trailer for 'Horns' starring Daniel Radcliffe is deliciously weird and twisted 4 days ago

    You may have seen Daniel Radcliffe cast spells and fight nose-less ghouls, but this is beyond anything you could have imagined. The upcoming film by director Alexandre Aja, who has earlier directed films such as 'The Hills Have Eyes' and 'Piranha 3D', will now show Radcliffe as the young man,...
  • 'The Judge', featuring Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall, to open Toronto International Film Festival 4 days ago

    Toronto: 'The Judge', starring Robert Duvall and Robert Downey Jr, will open the annual Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 4, the festival said on Friday. The film, by 'Wedding Crashers' director David Dobkin, follows a lawyer who returns to his childhood home where his estranged father, who is also a...
  • Colin Firth to play a gentleman spy in the upcoming film 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' 4 days ago

    San Diego: Colin Firth is a "gentleman spy" with a killer umbrella and Samuel L. Jackson is a blood-hating villain with a lisp in Fox's forthcoming 'Kingsman: The Secret Service.' The two actors were joined by fellow cast members and the film's writer Friday at Comic-Con to present an early look...
  • Snapshot: Ben Affleck looks morose as Batman in the first close-up tweeted by director Zack Snyder 5 days ago

    Is that a bird? Is that a plane? Is that a depressed comic book fan? No, it is Ben Affleck as Batman, in the latest DC Comics' film 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The first close-up of Affleck tweeted by 'Batman v. Superman' director Zack Snyder is adding fuel...
  • Chinese nature park owners sue Paramount over 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' scenes 5 days ago

    Beijing: The owners of a Chinese nature park have filed a lawsuit against the makers of the latest Transformers film because it failed to include the park's logo, a court said on Friday. The Transformers films are wildly popular in China, and Chinese companies from milk producers to banks have flocked...
  • Zac Efron, Robert Pattinson enjoy a night out? 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: Zac Efron reportedly enjoyed a night out with actor Robert Pattinson. Efron, 26, who is said to be undergoing alcohol de-addiction treatment, enjoyed an evening at a bowling alley in California and later some drinks at a nightspot with the 'Twilight' star, 28, reported E! News. "Zac was seen goofing...
  • Will Robert Downey Jr. leave Iron Man franchise? 5 days ago

    Los Angeles: If reports are anything to go by, Robert Downey Jr may not be seen in the fourth movie of the 'Iron Man' franchise. Downey's role in the "Iron Man" franchise has been kept tightly under wraps ever since speculation first started that he may not be returning for the...
  • Paris Hilton compares herself with Albert Einstein 1 week ago

    Los Angeles: Socialite Paris Hilton has revealed that her zodiac sign, Aquarius, has some kind of cosmic link to the German physicist Albert Einstein. Einstein, according to the calendar, was a Pisces and not an Aquarian, reported Us magazine. "We are social butterflies, humanitarians, geniuses: Einstein was one," she said. The...
  • 'The Imitation Game' trailer: Benedict Cumberbatch plays the WWII genius cryptographer mathematician Alan Turing July 22, 2014

    For those who have been completely charmed by British actor Benedict Cumberbatch in BBC's 'Sherlock', the latest trailer for the upcoming film 'The Imitation Game' will make your day.Cumberbatch, who portrayed the role of the socially awkward genius detective Sherlock Holmes in the critically-acclaimed series, will be seen in the...