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Crowe to play Superman’s dad in ‘Man of Steel’?


June 17th, 2011 - 2:06 am ICT by IANS
London, June 17 (IANS) Actor Russell Crowe is likely to play Jor-El, Superman's biological father, in the upcoming movie "Man of Steel".Crowe's "Gladiator" co-star Connie Nielsen is also reportedly ... Read more...

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Crowe to play Superman’s dad?


June 16th, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Actor Russell Crowe is reportedly in talks to play Superman's father Jor-El in "Man of Steel".The role was previously played by late screen legend Marlon ... Read more...

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Ex-child star and ‘Superman’ actor Jackie Cooper dies at 88


May 5th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 5 (ANI): Jackie Cooper, the former US child star who went on to work as a TV producer, film director and feature in four 'Superman' movies, has died. He was ... Read more...

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Michael Shannon cast as ‘Superman’ villain Gen Zod


April 11th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 11 (ANI): American actor Michael Shannon has been cast as the villain in the upcoming 'Superman' film.Shannon, who received an Oscar nomination for his supporting role in 'Revolutionary Road' two ... Read more...

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‘Most unlucky man in Hollywood’ Henry Cavill is the new Superman


January 31st, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Henry Cavill has been cast as the new 'Superman: Man of Steel'.Cavill, a former public schoolboy, will star in the sixth instalment of the Hollywood franchise, reports ... Read more...

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DC Comics Unveals Superman’s New Look


October 26th, 2010 - 3:58 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Superman had gotten a make-over for the new graphic novel entitled, “Superman: Earth One” which retells the story of the DC Comics super hero that they are calling ... Read more...

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Paralysed patient gets stem cells to walk again


October 12th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) A paralysed patient has become the first person to receive a shot of human embryonic stem cells to help him walk again.Doctors believe stem cells will help nerves ... Read more...

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General Zod To Play Villain In Upcoming Superman Flick


October 6th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Oct 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Now it is quite well known that the upcoming Superman flick to be made under the banner of Warner Brothers and written by Christopher Nolan, is ... Read more...

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Clint Eastwood declined James Bond


September 10th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): In a recently released report it has been revealed that Clint Eastwood was offered a chance to play the role of the MI6 super spy James ... Read more...

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Bond, James Bond? No thank you, said Eastwood


September 10th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) Veteran Hollywood actor Clint Eastwood had turned down the chance to play James Bond after Sean Connery quit. The 80-year-old Oscar winner said it "didn't feel right" stepping into ... Read more...

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Clint Eastwood turned down ‘Superman’ and ‘James Bond roles’


September 9th, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 9 (ANI): Client Eastwood has revealed that he turned down roles like 'Superman' and 'James Bond' in his early career.The veteran actor said that he was offered a huge sum ... Read more...

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Beatles director donates rare Hollywood archives to BFI


August 23rd, 2010 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 23 (ANI): The British Film Institute's collection just got richer - Beatles director Richard Lester has donated many rare photographs and production shots taken during his stint in Hollywood, to ... Read more...

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Gay porn star claims affair with Christopher Reeve


July 24th, 2010 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 24 (IANS) "Superman" star Christopher Reeve had a gay affair with late porn star Cal Culver, a book has revealed. Culver, who died in 1987, said that Reeve was not gay ... Read more...

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‘Superman’ star Christopher Reeve ‘had affair with gay porn star’


July 24th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 24 (ANI): Late gay porn star Cal Culver has divulged through a new book that he had an affair with 'Superman' star Christopher Reeve.In the book 'Hollywood Babylon Strikes ... Read more...

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‘Telepathic’ microchip can help paraplegics operate PCs, TV by thought


September 4th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 4 (ANI): A British scientist has developed a "telepathic" microchip that can enable paraplegics to operate PCs and television by thought alone.Jon Spratley, 28, who works for Cornwall-based specialist ... Read more...

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Christopher Reeve’s ‘Superman’ suit to go on aution


May 13th, 2009 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) Comic book fans will be able to get their hands on a piece of superhero history when the suit late actor Christopher Reeve wore as "Superman" will go ... Read more...

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Superman’s foundation welcomes Obama’s stem cell move


March 11th, 2009 - 3:16 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 11 (DPA) The foundation started by former Superman star Christopher Reeve has applauded President Barack Obama's new stem cell policy saying it "harnessed the power of the federal government ... Read more...

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The Holy Grail of Hollywood memorabilia up for grabs


July 17th, 2008 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): A horde of Hollywood memorabilia is set to go under the hammer, among it is the Holy Grail from ''Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade''. The Grail, which ... Read more...

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Brandon Routh dropped as Superman?


January 5th, 2008 - 1:06 pm ICT by admin
Melbourne, Jan 05 (ANI): Brandon Routh may no longer be the Man of Steel, say reports.The actor played the role made famous by Christopher Reeve in the 2006 film Superman Returns.According to ... Read more...

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Clooney as Batman voted Sexiest Male Superhero Of All Time


November 14th, 2007 - 2:07 am ICT by admin
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