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I haven’t charged anything for ‘The Great Gatsby’: Big B


August 22nd, 2012 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he has not charged anything for his appearance in director Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby"."The role is small, hardly of a ... Read more...

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Working with Baz Luhrmann sheer delight: Big B (With Images)


May 22nd, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 22 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is delighted to work with a genius like Baz Luhrmann in "The Great Gatsby". He is impressed by the director's ... Read more...

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Jackman bonded with Pattinson over karaoke


October 14th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Oct 14 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman struck an unlikely bond with Robert Pattinson during a trip to Japan.The "X-Men" star was promoting his 2008 movie "Australia" with director ... Read more...

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Dicaprio romancing Blake Lively?


May 18th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 18 (IANS) Following his split from supermodel Bar Refaeli, actor Leonardo DiCaprio is reportedly getting close to "Gossip Girl" star Blake Lively.Both Dicaprio and Lively were seen at ... Read more...

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Ben Affleck in ‘The Great Gatsby’?


April 11th, 2011 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
London, April 11 (IANS) Actor Ben Affleck is in talks to play the lead in Director Baz Luhrmann's big screen adaptation of famous novel "The Great Gatsby".Affleck will play the ... Read more...

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Baz Luhrmann’s ‘The Great Gatsby’ 3D remake to be shot in Sydney


February 20th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 20 (ANI): Director Baz Luhrmann, is set to remake one of the most iconic movies of all time, 'The Great Gatsby' in Sydney.Luhrmann has brushed New York - where the ... Read more...

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Plan for 3D adaptation of ‘The Great Gatsby’ angers fans


January 11th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Australian film director Baz Luhrmann's planned 3D remake of F Scott Fitzgerald's novel 'The Great Gatsby' has been met with disapproval and anger from the classic's fans.According to ... Read more...

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Carey Mulligan wins coveted role of Daisy Buchanan in ‘The Great Gatsby’


November 17th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): 'Bride and Prejudice' star Carey Mulligan has bagged the coveted role of Daisy Buchanan in a Hollywood remake of 'The Great Gatsby' amid a stiff competition from other ... Read more...

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Keira Knightley, Rebecca Hall race for lead role in ‘The Great Gatsby’


November 7th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 7(ANI): Keira Knightley and Rebecca Hall are reportedly going head-to-head to bag the role of Daisy Buchanan in a new adaptation of 'The Great Gatsby'."Both know it could be ... Read more...

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I reinvented the musical: Baz Luhrmann


October 24th, 2010 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 24 (IANS) "Moulin Rouge!" director Baz Luhrmann has claimed he "reinvented the musical" genre."I go towards things that are challenging for me and scary for me - but I ... Read more...

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Leonardo DiCaprio may star in ‘The Great Gasby’


October 20th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Oct 20 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood director Baz Luhrmann has been finding it difficult to decide for many years to make The Great Gasby by F. Scott Fitzgerald into a ... Read more...

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Oz film director Baz Luhrmann recalls extraordinary India visit after student attacks


February 14th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb.14 (ANI): Hollywood and Australian film director Baz Luhrmann embarked on a personal peace mission to India following attacks on foreign, including Indian students in Australia.During the 10-day visit, the ... Read more...

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Celina Jaitley impresses Baz!


February 8th, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Feb 8, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Celina Jaitley recently met acclaimed Hollywood Director Baz Luhrmann and renowned artist Vincent Fantauzzo on their trip to India.The sexy actress met Baz and ... Read more...

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‘Australia’ director blames poor box office opening for Oscar snub


April 5th, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 5 (ANI): 'Australia' director Baz Luhrmann has said that the poor box office release of his film in the US was the reason why he and his crew did not ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman, Rob Pattinson enjoy karaoke night in Japan


March 2nd, 2009 - 6:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 02 (ANI): Hollywood actor Hugh Jackman and Rob Pattinson enjoyed a Karaoke night in Japan, where they were promoting their own flicks.While Hugh was in Japan to promote Australia, ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman to sing at the Oscars


February 19th, 2009 - 12:18 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 18 (IANS) Australian actor Hugh Jackman is not content with just hosting the Oscars as he will be singing at the ceremony too. "The Prestige" actor is set to team up ... Read more...

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Beyonce, Efron to join Jackman at Oscar stage


February 18th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, February 18 (ANI): Hugh Jackman will reportedly share the stage with Beyonce Knowles, Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens for a musical gala at the Academy Awards ceremony.Jackman was said to ... Read more...

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Luhrmann, Ponting among UnAustralians of the year


January 27th, 2009 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 27 (ANI): Aussie film director Baz Luhrmann and cricket captain Ricky Ponting are among the top ten who have been named UnAustralian of the year by Zoo Weekly magazine.Luhrmann ... Read more...

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Filmmaker Baz Luhrmaan buys rights to The Great Gatsby


December 19th, 2008 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 19 (ANI): Australian film director Baz Luhrmann has acquired the rights to make a film on American author F. Scott Fitzgerald''s novel The Great Gatsby. A script for the ... Read more...

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Baz Luhrmann, Nicole Kidman vow never to work together


December 18th, 2008 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 18 (ANI): Director Baz Luhrmann and actress Nicole Kidman have vowed never to work together because whenever they team up many life-changing events take place.It is worth noticing that ... Read more...

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Jackman likens love scenes with Kidman in Australia to poetry


November 17th, 2008 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 17 (ANI): Aussie actor Hugh Jackman likened his love scenes with Nicole Kidman in their new movie Australia to poetry.Jackman, 40, also revealed that filming love scenes with Kidman, ... Read more...

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Nicole Kidman, Hugh Jackman to attend Sydney premiere of Australia


November 4th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 4 (ANI): Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman will walk the red carpet in Sydney for the world premiere of their highly anticipated epic movie Australia on November 18.The ... Read more...

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Director Baz Luhrmann says shooting for Australia was punishing


October 15th, 2008 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Aussie director Baz Luhrmann has said that shooting for his outback epic Australia was extremely difficult as the set was struck by a string of problems.The Moulin ... Read more...

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You’ve seen the film, now see the set


June 19th, 2008 - 10:13 am ICT by IANS
By Sid Astbury Sydney, June 19 (DPA) A film called "Australia" that stars Hollywood heartthrobs Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman could be the countervailing force that draws in foreign visitors kept at bay ... Read more...

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Punters bet on names for Kidmans kid


February 20th, 2008 - 5:54 pm ICT by admin
Sydney, Feb 20 (ANI): As Nicole Kidman eagerly awaits the arrival of her first biological child with hubby Keith Urban, punters have already started betting on the name of their kid.An Irish ... Read more...

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