terry gilliam

Singer Bjork joins Pussy Riot supporters


August 11th, 2012 - 8:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iceland's singer-songwriter Bjork has expressed her support for three jailed members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot and suggested that they should be set ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Lily Cole signs ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’


June 28th, 2011 - 5:46 am ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) British model Lily Cole will join the cast of "Snow White and the Huntsman, directed by Rupert Sanders.Cole, 23, who previously appeared in Terry Gilliam's "The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Depp, Paradis to star in ‘My American Lover’


September 7th, 2010 - 2:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 7 (IANS) Hollywood actor Johnny Depp and his longtime girlfriend Vanessa Paradis will be seen together in a new film about feminist writer Simone De Beauvoir. While the French actress ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

BBC ‘nearly killed off ‘Monty Python’


August 4th, 2010 - 3:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 4 (ANI): 'Monty Python' star Terry Jones has revealed that BBC executives had almost killed off the television comedy sketch over fears that it would not bring in any money.Jones, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

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...

Posted in Entertainment |

Naomi Watts still too upset to watch ex-beau Ledger’s final film


June 15th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 15 (ANI): Actress Naomi Watts has confessed that watching ex-beau Heath Ledger's final movie "The Imaginarium Of Dr. Parnassus" would be upsetting.The Brit-born star, who is currently dating Liev Schreiber, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ewan McGregor replaces Johnny Depp in Don Quixote film


May 19th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 19 (ANI): Ewan McGregor has replaced Johnny Depp in Terry Gilliam's eccentric movie about Spanish literary hero Don Quixote.The film was titled 'The Man Who Killed Don Quixote' a ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

McGregor replaces Depp in Don Quixote movie


May 19th, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
London, May 18 (IANS) Scottish actor Ewan McGregor is said to replace actor Johnny Depp in filmmaker Terry Gilliam's movie about Spanish literary hero Don Quixote. Director Gilliam has announced McGregor will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ledger’s relatives can’t watch his movies


May 17th, 2010 - 5:12 am ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Oscar-award winning actor Heath Ledger's mother and sister are still so distraught by the loss of the star, they've been unable to watch any of his films ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Colin Farell signed for ‘Fright Night’


May 11th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Irish actor, Colin Farrell has been signed to play the role of charming scheming bloodsucker vampire Jerry in a modern day remake of the 1985 cult ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Terry Gilliam to direct an opera


April 16th, 2010 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 16 (ANI): Screenwriter/director Terry Gilliam is said to be taking a break from moviemaking to direct an opera.Gilliam, 69, will be taking charge of 'The Damnation of Faust' by Hector ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Prince William unveiled as BAFTA’s new president


February 22nd, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22 (ANI): Prince William has been unveiled as BAFTA's new president, 50 years after his grandfather Prince Philip had the same role.William, 27, succeeds legendary director Lord Richard Attenborough, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Prince Williams to become the BAFTA’s new President


February 22nd, 2010 - 2:59 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Britain’s Prince Williams is all set to become the 5th President of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, which is better known as BAFTA. ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Heath Ledger’s last role to be played by Johnny Depp, Colin Farrell & Jude Law


December 24th, 2009 - 7:46 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vancouver, Dec 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heath Ledger's unfinished last role in ‘The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus’ is to be completed by the trio of Johnny Depp, Colin Farrell and Jude Law, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Heath Ledger In His Last Role In “The Imagarium Of Doctor Parnassus”


December 24th, 2009 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec.24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The creative input from the factory of Terry Gilliam on "The Imagarium of Doctor Parnassus" came to a sudden halt when the veteran actor Heath Ledger passed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

World’s longest film lasting 150 hours to be screened in France


November 9th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 9 (ANI): Cinematon, the world's longest film, which has a playtime of 150 hours and has taken 30 years to make is to be screened in France.The film was started ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Gilliam recalls Ledger’s last days on ‘The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus’ set


October 29th, 2009 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, October 29 (ANI): Terry Gilliam who was directing Heath Ledger in 'The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus' when he died has recalled the actor's last days on the movie set.The Brit ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monty Python stars get own radio channel


October 14th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 14 (ANI): Stars of the British comedy group Monty Python have landed their own radio channel.Bosses at Sirius XM Radio were coming up with a channel dedicated to everything related ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Terry Gilliam says Heath Ledger enjoyed playing The Joker


September 30th, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 30 (ANI): Brit filmmaker Terry Gilliam has put down speculations that late Aussie actor Heath Ledger had become depressed after his role as The Joker - insisting the tragic star ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Terry Gilliam the only man who can get Johnny Depp on to dance floor


September 21st, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, September 21 (ANI): Despite hating dance, Johnny Depp couldn't refuse director Terry Gilliam's request to shake his legs in new film The 'Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus'."I think Johnny has to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Director Gilliam relieved he was rejected by ‘Harry Potter’ producers


September 8th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 8 (ANI): Terry Gilliam is relieved that he failed to become the director of the first 'Harry Potter' movie, for he would hate to work in a film "factory".He ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lily Cole owes acting career to late Heath Ledger


September 2nd, 2009 - 10:57 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): English actress Lily Cole insists that she owes her acting career to late actor Heath Ledger.Cole said he taught her the tricks of the trade while they ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ledger’s final film “The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus” gets a buyer


August 13th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 13 (IBNS) Late Heath Ledger’s last film "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus," has finally found a buyer.The Variety.com reported that Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group is in advanced talks to pick ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Farrell to replace Depp in film on Quixote?


August 11th, 2009 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 10 (IANS) Irish actor Colin Farrell has been tipped to take the lead role in a movie about Spanish literary hero Don Quixote after superstar Johnny Depp pulled out ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Colin Farrell may replace Johnny Depp as Don Quixote in new movie


August 10th, 2009 - 6:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 10 (ANI): Colin Farrell may step into the shoes of Johnny Depp, after the latter has reportedly pulled out of the movies based on Spanish literary hero Don Quixote.Director ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Johnny Depp pulls out of movie based on Don Quixote


August 6th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): Actor Johnny Depp has walked out of director Terry Gilliam's movie about Spanish literary legend Don Quixote - after a series of disasters delayed the filming schedule ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Ledger’s split from Michelle Williams ‘made him snap’, says Terry Gilliam


July 1st, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 1 (ANI): Heath Ledger's split from Michelle Williams and legal dispute over his daughter Matilda contributed to his unstable and sleepless state in the weeks before he died of ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Heath Ledger inspired Terry Gilliam to complete fantasy film


May 25th, 2009 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Director Terry Gilliam has said that it was Heath Ledger who saved his fantasy film 'The Imaginarium Of Doctor Parnassus' from being shelved, for it was the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Heath Ledger’s last flick to premier at Cannes


April 30th, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): Heath Ledger's last film is set to premier at the forthcoming Cannes film festival in France.The flick titled 'Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus' directed by Terry Gilliam will ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Heath Ledger’s last film to premiere at Cannes?


April 24th, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
London, April 23 (IANS) Late Australian actor Heath Ledger's last film "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" is being touted to be at the Cannes Film Festival in mid-May, reports the Hollywood ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monty Python’s Flying Circus members to reunite for a documentary tribute


March 31st, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 31 (ANI): The members of the Brit comedy TV show Monty Python's Flying Circus are all set to reunite for an upcoming TV documentary tribute.The remaining members of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Monty Python team to reunite for 40th anniversary of first show


March 28th, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 28 (ANI): Members of British television comedy Monty Python have decided to reunite for a documentary to mark the 40th anniversary of their first show.The surviving members of the show-John ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No takers for Heath Ledger’s last film


March 13th, 2009 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) Late Australian actor Heath Ledger's last film "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" is in trouble as there are no buyers bidding for the movie. Despite featuring Ledger and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

No distributors for Heath Ledgers final flick


March 4th, 2009 - 5:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 04 (ANI): Although late Hollywood actor Heath Ledger recently won an Oscar for his portrayal of The Joker in The Dark Knight, his final flick The Imaginarium of Doctor ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Johnny Depp’’s dream role is to be a Python, says Terry Gilliam


February 22nd, 2009 - 3:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 22 (ANI): Johnny Depp would love to be a part of Monty Python, the hit British TV comedy sketch show, according to director Terry Gilliam.The Monty Python creator revealed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe