Jack Black

  • When Hollywood celebrities dressed up as their favourite characters to stay incognito at the San Diego Comic-Con 19 hours 53 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...
  • Jack Black waited 15 years to propose to wife, Tanya Haden April 23, 2013

    London: Actor Jack Black was so shy as a teenager that it took him 15 years to muster up the courage to approach his wife Tanya Haden. The actor says he regrets wasting so many years before finally asking his would be wife out on a date, the Sun reported online. What...
  • Nicholas, Kaufman team up after nine years July 26, 2011

    Los Angeles: Actor Nicolas Cage will play the lead in director Charlie Kaufman's musical "Frank or Francis". The project will be helmed by his past collaborator Charlie Kaufman. Cage, Kaufman are reuniting after nine years - both worked together in 2002 film "Adaptation". The story is said to revolve around an author...
  • Masand: 'Kung Fu...' is a return to awesomeness June 3, 2011

    Cast: Jack Black, Gary Oldman, Angelina Jolie, Jackie Chan Director: Jennifer Yuh Jack Black returns as the voice of mighty martial-arts panda Po in 'Kung Fu Panda 2', the sequel to that 2008 animated gem. After establishing himself as the Dragon Warrior by vanquishing the evil Tai Lung and retrieving the Dragon...
  • 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 festival-goers earlier in the day were Robert De Niro,...
  • 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...
  • Watch out! Kung Fu Panda hits Indian theatres July 11, 2008

    Hollywood blockbuster premieres in Mumbai, floors kids ...
  • 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...
  • Masand's Verdict: Be Kind Rewind, an average comedy May 24, 2008

    Cast: Jack Black, Mos Def Director: Michel Gondry Be Kind Rewind is one of those films that's got a terrific idea at its core. But sadly, it has nothing more. After a failed attempt at breaking into a power plant — don't even ask why — Jack Black gets heavily magnetized...
  • 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...
  • Cannes' opening had all the makings of a movie 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. So while Eva Longoria sported a dramatic electric blue, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan played it safe with...