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Stewart wants evil role


May 19th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 19 (IANS) Actress Kristen Stewart wants to take on an evil role.The actress says she would love to play the role of psychotic Cathy Ames from "East of ... Read more...

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‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy ‘ to release in India Dec 30


December 19th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy", the big screen adaptation of John le Carre's iconic 1974 spy novel of the same name, will release in India ... Read more...

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Hugh Jackman planning concerts in London


July 23rd, 2011 - 8:02 am ICT by IANS
London, July 23 (IANS) Actor Hugh Jackman is planning a series of "fun" Sunday night concerts in London.Jackman, who is currently working on the film version of musical "Les ... Read more...

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Julian Fellowes writing script for film version of Agatha Christie novel


March 21st, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): English actor/screenwriter Julian Fellowes will be writing the script for a film adaptation of an Agatha Christie novel.Fellowes, 61, who is the writer of 'Downton Abbey', was persuaded ... Read more...

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Steven Soderbergh to retire after wrapping next two films


March 15th, 2011 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 15 (ANI): Oscar winning director Steven Soderbergh has announced that he will retire from film-making after he finishes shooting his next two films."When you see those athletes hang on one ... Read more...

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Johnny Depp To Play ‘Tonto’ In “The Lone Ranger”


January 19th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) After getting infamous with his Captain Jack Sparrow image, Johnny Depp is all set to act in the film version of "The Lone Ranger". The actor ... Read more...

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C.I.D To Be Made Into A Full-Fledged Bollywood Film


January 18th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
India’s longest running investigation series ‘C.I.D’ is going to be made into a full-fledged Bollywood film very soon. Sony TV has successfully run the show for last 12 years. The ... Read more...

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Dance, drama and item number too - ‘C.I.D.’ heads for big screen


January 18th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani Mumbai, Jan 18 (IANS) "C.I.D.", the longest running investigative series on TV, is getting ready for its big screen avatar, complete with an item number and the masala that goes ... Read more...

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Rooney Mara Comes Into View On ‘W’ With Makeover For Her Character Of Lisbeth Salander In ‘Girl With The Dragon Tattoo’


January 13th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 13, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): 25-year-old Rooney Mara is the actress of ‘Social Network’, who came into view with that film’s cast recently at the 2010 awards ceremony of the ... Read more...

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Love songs rule ‘Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji’ album (IANS Music Review)


December 29th, 2010 - 10:06 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Film: "Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji"; Music Director: Pritam Chakraborty; Lyricists: Sanjay Chhel, Neelesh Misra, Kumaar, Sayeed Quadri; Singers: Mohit Chauhan, Sonu Niigaam, Shefali Alvaris, Kunal Ganjawala, Antara Mitra and ... Read more...

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Katie Holmes ‘considering returning to Broadway’


December 19th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 19 (ANI): Katie Holmes is considering returning to Broadway with William Mastrosimone's psychological drama 'Extremities'.According to the New York Times, show producers want to launch the play in the Big ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan To Enact Himself In Political Play


December 7th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
In a statement to the media, Mahesh Manjrekar says that stage is his first love but he has also adapted the play for the big screen, albeit with several changes in ... Read more...

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Carey Mulligan’s ‘obsessive’ preparation for ‘The Great Gatsby’


December 7th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 7 (ANI): Carey Mulligan has been 'obsessively reading' 'The Great Gatsby' to prepare for her role in Baz Luhrmann's film version.The British actress, who will portray Daisy Buchanan in the ... Read more...

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George Clooney may star in ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E’


November 22nd, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 22 (ANI): George Clooney is reportedly in talks to play Napoleon Solo in a big screen adaptation of 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E'.The actor has met Steven Soderbergh, who is ... Read more...

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Short Of Funds Delayed Action Replayy, Says Vipul Shah


November 4th, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Bollywood director Vipul Shah’s love for theatrical plays are well known. Almost every masterpiece from the director’s hand has been enacted on stage before. So this ... Read more...

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Tyler Perry Directed “For Colored Girls” All Set To Hit Theaters On Nov. 5


November 1st, 2010 - 9:08 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Nov 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American director Tyler Perry has directed the film adaptation of the play "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf" by ... Read more...

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Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ to be adapted into movie


October 28th, 2010 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 28 (IANS) Late pop legend Michael Jackson's seminal music video for his 1982 hit song "Thriller" is set to get some Hollywood treatment. Filmmaker Kenny Ortega, who's previous credits ... Read more...

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Wonder Woman TV show in the pipeline


October 3rd, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Oct 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Reports indicate that a latest TV show will be using the popular DC comic book, Wonder Woman as the basis of its storyline. David E Kelley, noted ... Read more...

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Would Josh Holloway join Cruise?


September 29th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Josh Holloway, who starred in the hit TV series "Lost", might be interested in some sort of a "mission" (all puns intended!)Holloway, played the role of Sawyer ... Read more...

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“A Streetcar Named Desire” To Be Staged Once Again


September 26th, 2010 - 8:25 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Fans of Tennessee Williams' renowned theatrical work, "A Streetcar Named Desire", could not have asked for more. The play would be performed by Emerald City ... Read more...

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Zac Efron’s New Avatar


September 21st, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 21, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Teen heart throb Zac Efron has been seen donning a new look as he continues to promote Charlie St. Cloud around the world, however, he might ... Read more...

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Susan Sarandon would love to be a part ‘Glee’


September 20th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 20, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Award winning Hollywood actress Susan Sarandon has recently announced that she loves the thought of a "Rocky Horror Picture Show" episode of the popular show Glee ... Read more...

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Tony Blair laughs off suggestions he plagiarized Queen meeting


September 14th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 14 (ANI): Tony Blair has laughed off claims that he plagiarized an account of his first meeting with the Queen from an Oscar-winning film, 'The Queen'.In his memoirs, Blair recalls ... Read more...

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Guruprasad’s Animation Movie to be showcased On Kasthuri Kannada Channel on November 14


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director Guruprasad's first animation movie titled Idhu Bombe Atavayya in Kannada is going to be premiered on the Kasthuri Kannada channel on November 14 i.e. on ... Read more...

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Emma Thompson honoured on ‘Hollywood Walk Of Fame’


August 7th, 2010 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 7 (IANS) Oscar-winning actress and screenwriter Emma Thompson has been immortalised on the 'Hollywood Walk of Fame' after receiving her 2,416th star outside an English-themed pub. Thompson was honoured at ... Read more...

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Ellen Page In “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo”?


July 23rd, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 23, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The American remake of "The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo", the much acclaimed international best-selling Swedish mystery novel by Stieg Larsson is all set to be ... Read more...

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Andrew Garfield All Set To Play “Spider-Man”


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Los Angeles, July 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) British actor Andrew Garfield has landed the role of the web-slinging superhero "Spider-Man" in the next film version of the popular franchise. The news ... Read more...

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Tom Felton changes real-life love to reel-life wife


June 8th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 8 (ANI): Harry Potter star Tom Felton's personal and professional life seem to have mingled, after his real-life girlfriend was cast as his on-screen wife.The actor plays villain Draco Malfoy ... Read more...

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‘Godzilla’ set to return


March 31st, 2010 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 31(ANI): A new American film version of 'Godzilla' has been announced.Originally a Japanese movie, 'Gojira', which released in 1954, had got the western treatment in 1998.Now, Legendary Pictures has ... Read more...

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Sandra Bullock the right choice to play Wonder Woman: Lynda Carter


March 26th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 26 (ANI): Actress Lynda Carter, who played the lead in Wonder Woman in the late 1970s, believes Sandra Bullock is "exactly" the right choice to step into her shoes ... Read more...

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‘Gilligan’s Island’ Movie To Be Made By Warner Bros


March 6th, 2010 - 8:56 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, Mar 6, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Gilligan's Island', which used to be a popular TV series in the US a few decades back is going to be adapted for movie. ... Read more...

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British actor, film director Lionel Jeffries dies


February 19th, 2010 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19 (DPA) British actor, screenwriter and film director Lionel Jeffries, best known for his clebrated film version of the "Railway Children" and his role in the movie "Chitty Chitty Bang ... Read more...

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Shaukat wants film version of ‘Kaifi and I’


February 10th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Well-known theatre actor Shaukat Kaifi Azmi would like her book "Kaifi and I" turned into a film and says Abhishek Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor should essay the ... Read more...

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China launches new version of Tintin adventures


January 21st, 2010 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 21 (IANS) A new Chinese version of children's bestseller "The Adventures of Tintin" was unveiled here to commemorate the comic's 81st anniversary. Published by China Children's Press and Publication Group ... Read more...

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‘Love Story’ author Erich Segal dies


January 20th, 2010 - 7:41 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 20 (DPA) Erich Segal, author of the tearjerker novel "Love Story" and screenwriter of the Oscar-winning film version, has died at age 72, his daughter said, according to The ... Read more...

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