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Plan B and Ray Winstone to star in The Sweeney

Plan B and Ray Winstone to star in The Sweeney

Ben Drew, aka rapper Plan B, will star in opposite Ray Winstone in a remake of classic 70s police drama, The Sweeney. The Brit Award-winning musician has already appeared in film's such as Adulthood and 4.3.2.1, and is currently in the process of completing his first stint as a director for upcoming film,...

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Lindsay Lohan to play Manson victim Sharon Tate

Lindsay Lohan to play Manson victim Sharon Tate

Lindsay Lohan could be headed back to the big screen, with a role in an upcoming film about murderer Charles Manson. The troubled actress has reportedly had difficulty keeping her career afloat since being charged with driving under the influence and spending several stints in rehab. However, it seems...

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Bret McKenzie to star in The Hobbit

Bret McKenzie to star in The Hobbit

Too many Hobbits on the dance floor! Too-many-Hobbits! Yep, after his appearance in Lord of the Rings, Flight of the Conchords star Bret "Brit" McKenzie is appearing in The Hobbit. Now, for those of you who weren't aware of his appearance in The Lord of the Rings, he manifested briefly as an unnamed Elf, who...

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Will and Jaden Smith to star in sci-fi film

Will and Jaden Smith to star in sci-fi film

Will Smith and son Jaden are to star in a sci-fi film together. This isn't the first time they've been in a film together, the pair starred in The Pursuit of Happyness in 2006, where they played father and son. They will take the roles of father and son again, but this time the film is about a son...

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Filming of Noel Clarke’s latest, The Knot, begins

Filming of Noel Clarke’s latest, The Knot, begins

Filming for new romantic comedy, The Knot, began  last week in various locations across South London. We wouldn't normally care but a) it's London baby and b) it's got an exciting cast. It's mixed a host of Brit and American actors, so we've got Mena Suvari, star of the legendary American Beauty,...

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TFR at the UK Première of Sucker Punch

TFR at the UK Première of Sucker Punch

Last night saw the UK première of Zach Snyder's fantasy adventure film, Sucker Punch. Snyder himself was in attendance at the chilly red carpet event in London's Leicester Square, accompanied by his all-female ensemble cast. Sucker Punch tells the story of Baby Doll, played by Emily Browning,...

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Arnie and Stan Lee to make “The Governator” cartoon series

Arnie and Stan Lee to make “The Governator” cartoon series

Yeah, I'm not entirely sure what to say either, other than this sounds like a crazy mix-up of generic action-hero Arnie waffle and the genius of Stan Lee combined with the Terminator. I'm not entirely sure how he went from being a muscled superman, to an actor, to the Governor of California, but Arnold...

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Hailee Steinfeld cast as Sleeping Beauty

Hailee Steinfeld cast as Sleeping Beauty

True Grit actress Hailee Steinfeld is attached to another cinematic reworking, this time of the classic fairytale, Sleeping Beauty. Following her big screen début playing Mattie Ross in the Coen Brothers' film, True Grit, the fourteen-year-old was nominated for a BAFTA and an Academy Award, amongst...

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Yoostar 2 allows fans to star in their favourite films

Yoostar 2 allows fans to star in their favourite films

Ah, Xbox Kinect. Play football, help medical patients, and now, star in The Wizard of Oz. The sensor-bar accessory for the Xbox 360 really can do a lot of cool stuff. Everyone's got a favourite, and whether it's Rocky, Mad Men or Grease, you can use Kinect to place yourself inside the scene, acting alongside...

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Cast rumours for Burton’s Dark Shadows

Cast rumours for Burton’s Dark Shadows

Johnny Depp working on another film project with Tim Burton is not news to anyone, in fact it's verging on boring. But we can still get excited about other people joining the film, can't we? The latest is Thomas McDonell, the fresh faced talent from Disney's Prom, who is reportedly joining Dark Shadows....

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