Sandra Bullock

  • Sandra Bullock tops Forbes list as Hollywood's top-earning actress August 5, 2014

    New York: Oscar winner Sandra Bullock is Hollywood's highest paid actress with estimated earnings of $51 million over 12 months, followed by Jennifer Lawrence and Jennifer Aniston, Forbes magazine said on Monday. Bullock, 50, had a big hit last year with the space thriller film 'Gravity,' which won seven Academy Awards...
  • Man accused of stalking Sandra Bullock charged with stockpiling guns June 19, 2014

    Reuters: A man accused of breaking into Oscar-winning actress Sandra Bullock's Los Angeles home pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges that he possessed a stockpile of weapons, the Los Angeles County District Attorney said. Police found the weapons cache, which included several machine guns, at the Montrose, California, home of...
  • Police: Burglar arrested at Sandra Bullock's home June 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Police say they arrested a burglar at the Los Angeles home of Sandra Bullock while the actress was there, but she wasn't harmed. Los Angeles police spokeswoman Nuria Vanegas says officers responded to the call of a prowler around 6:30 a.m. Sunday and arrested 39-year-old Joshua Corbett on suspicion...
  • 'Gravity' wins trailer of the year award June 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Sandra Bullock-starrer space thriller 'Gravity' has won the best trailer honour at the Golden Trailer Awards. The Alfonso Cuaron-directed sci-fi film was voted the best trailer out of a wide variety of films nominated for the various Golden Trailer awards. 'Gravity's trailer also won the award for best...
  • Why is Sandra Bullock upset about George Clooney's engagement to Amal Alamuddin? May 7, 2014

    Los Angeles: If reports are anything to go by, actress Sandra Bullock is apparently disappointed that her friend and actor George Clooney got engaged to British lawyer Amal Alamuddin. The actress held a soft corner for Clooney and apparently hoped that they will unite at some point, reports showbizspy.com. "Sandra has secretly...
  • Oscars 2014: 'Gravity' wins award for sound mixing, sound editing March 3, 2014

    Los Angeles: Space drama 'Gravity' emerged as a winner in the sound categories for the best sound mixing and editing at the 86th Academy Awards here Sunday. Glenn Freemantle won the Oscar for best sound editing and Skip Lievsay, Niv Adiri, Christopher Benstead and Chris Munro bagged the award for best...
  • Leonardo DiCaprio, Sandra Bullock to win Oscars 2014 reveals Google search February 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Whether you are a film buff, movie critic or a fashion fan, everyone is awaiting the Oscars with bated breath. Each year, as the Academy Awards inches closer, there is a major spike in search traffic related to the event. Viewers and users search for their favourite celebrities, most...
  • It was a surprise that 'Gravity' was not disaster: Alfonso Cuaron February 19, 2014

    Los Angeles: Director Alfonso Cuaron says they were surprised to see the success of 'Gravity' as there was a time when he was not sure that the film would work. The stunning 3D space disaster drama, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, is one of the front-runners at the upcoming...
  • Sandra Bullock, Justin Timberlake win big at People's Choice Awards January 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Sandra Bullock, singers Justin Timberlake and Katy Perry took home many trophies at a magazine's award show. During this year's People's Choice Awards 2014, Bullock, 49, won big in all the categories that she was nominated for. She bagged Favourite Movie Actress, Favourite Dramatic Movie Actress, Favourite...
  • BAFTA 2014: The complete list of nominees January 9, 2014

    British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the nominations on Wednesday and Sandra Bullock starrer 'Gravity' has received the maximum nominations followed by '12 Years a Slave'. Here is the complete list of nominees. Best Film 12 Years a Slave American Hustle Captain Phillips Gravity Philomena Outstanding British Film Gravity Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom Philomena Rush Saving Mr. Banks The Selfish Giant Outstanding...
  • 'Gravity' leads BAFTA nominations with 11 nods January 8, 2014

    London: Space thriller 'Gravity' and unflinching slavery saga '12 Years a Slave' are among leading contenders for the Academy Film Awards, Britain's equivalent of the Oscars. 'Gravity' has nominations in 11 categories, including best picture and lead actress, for Sandra Bullock. '12 Years' star Chiwetel Ejiofor and director Steve McQueen had 10...
  • Sandra Bullock, Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks honoured at Palm Springs Film Festival January 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Hollywood stars Sandra Bullock, Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks were honoured at the 2014 edition of Palm Springs Film Festival. A number of Hollywood stars attended the gala on January 4 at the convention center in Palm Springs, California, reported Variety. Bullock, 49, who was praised for her role in...
  • Jennifer Lawrence was the most bankable actress in 2013 January 2, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actress Jennifer Lawrence apparently sold maximum tickets in Hollywood as she has been named the most bankable star of 2013 in Hollywood followed by 'Gravity' star Sandra Bullock. In 2013, the 23-year-old actress appeared in teen franchise 'The Hunger Games' sequel 'Catching Fire' and in 'The American Hustle', David...
  • Sandra Bullock to star in George Clooney-produced film? December 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: Sandra Bullock is reportedly teaming up with her 'Gravity' co-star George Clooney again as the actress is in early talks to star in Clooney-produced 'Our Brand Is Crisis'. Bullock earned widespread critical acclaim for her portrayal of astronaut Ryan Stone in the sci-fi disaster drama, which had Clooney...
  • Oscars 2014: 'Gravity', 'Hobbit' to compete with 8 other films in the Visual Effects category December 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: Sandra Bullock-George Clooney starrer space drama 'Gravity', Peter Jackson's 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug', 'Iron Man 3' and 'The Lone Ranger' are among the 10 films that are still in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 86th Oscars. The other film to have made to...
  • Sandra Bullock to receive Desert Palm Award at PSIFF November 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Gravity' star Sandra Bullock will be awarded the Desert Palm Award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF). The 49-year-old star is set to travel to the festival's 25th edition at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 4 to receive the honor alongside actor Matthew McConaughey, reported...
  • Sandra Bullock is great, says George Clooney November 12, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor George Clooney only has words of praise for his friend and actress Sandra Bullock. He is happy that she has managed to stir up a buzz for an Oscar with her performance in 'Gravity'. "Isn't she great," he said here at the AFI Film Festival premiere of "August:...
  • I'm not attracted to George Clooney: Sandra Bullock November 7, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actress Sandra Bullock is adamant she doesn't have a crush on Hollywood heartthrob George Clooney, insisting, "he's not everyone's cup of tea." The 49-year-old has been close friends with Clooney for 20 years but she has confessed she never falls for him, reports contactmusic.com. She also declares there are other...
  • Raj Kapoor's song was perfect for 'Gravity': Phaldut Sharma November 1, 2013

    New Delhi: British-Indian actor Phaldut Sharma, the voice behind the "goofy guy" singing 'Mera joota hai Japani' in 'Gravity', feels the classic number from Raj Kapoor's film 'Shri 420' fit beautifully in the Sandra Bullock-George Clooney starrer. Sharma, who has worked with director Alfonso Cuaron on 'Children of Men' and...
  • Oscars 2014: 7 films to watch out for October 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Academy Awards 2014 ceremony is scheduled to take place in the first week of March, next year. Though it's a bit early but there have been films which have showcased the calibre of fighting it to the last point. We have compiled a list of seven such...
  • Sandra Bullock battled depression during 'Gravity' shoot October 14, 2013

    Los Angeles: While shooting for space drama 'Gravity', actress Sandra Bullock suffered serious bouts of depression as she was locked in an isolation tank for 10 hours at a time. The 49-year-old admits the lonely sessions took a serious toll on her mental health, reports femalefirst.co.uk. Director Alfonso Cuaron had to keep...
  • My mother raised me to be independent: Sandra Bullock October 13, 2013

    London: 'Gravity' star Sandra Bullock says her mother always asked her to be a woman who does not need a man's support to make a living. The 49-year-old actress, who has a three year-old adopted son Louis, thinks she might have taken her mother's advice to an extreme, reported Daily...
  • George Clooney denies writing any scene in 'Gravity' October 11, 2013

    Los Angeles: Superstar George Clooney has denied that he wrote a scene in the sci-fi film 'Gravity'. Clooney, 52, said the scene was there from the very beginning and he merely suggested something as director Alfonso Cuaron and the team was struggling with it, reported E! online. "I didn't write any scene....
  • 'Gravity' crosses USD 100 million mark at box office October 10, 2013

    Los Angeles: After making a record-breaking debut at USD 55.8, Sandra Bullock and George Clooney starrer space disaster movie 'Gravity' has now crossed the USD 100 million mark at the global box office. The 3D film, which opened in theaters in the US on October 4, has already broken records...
  • Bullock, Clooney were not the first choice for 'Gravity' October 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: Sandra Bullock and George Clooney were not the first choice for sci-fi thriller 'Gravity' which has opened to a staggering $55.6 million at the US box office. The makers initially wanted Robert Downey Jr. and Angelina Jolie but it didn't work out. While Downey Jr. was already on board,...
  • 'Gravity' earns record-breaking USD 55.6 million weekend October 8, 2013

    Los Angeles: Sandra Bullock-George Clooney starrer space disaster drama 'Gravity' made an impressive USD 55.6 million debut on its opening weekend. Directed by Alfonso Cuaron, Warner Bros' USD 100 million sci-fi thriller set a new October opening weekend record by surpassing 'Paranormal Activity 3's USD 52.6 million debut in 2011. ...
  • Sandra Bullock, George Clooney rapped on 'Gravity' set October 5, 2013

    Los Angeles: Sandra Bullock and her 'Gravity' co-star George Clooney whiled away the hours on the space disaster movie set by learning to competitively rap. The 49-year-old actress and Clooney tried to learn the lyrics to the Sugarhill Gang classic 'Rapper's Delight', Bullock said on Live with Kelly and Michael. The longtime...