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Ken Jeong Wants To Do Another 'Hangover'

November 30th, 2013 12:02pm EST
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Ken Jeong would love to do another 'Hangover' movie.

The 44-year-old actor played flamboyant Chinese gangster Leslie Chow in the franchise's three films, and insists he would "do anything" to portray the character again, despite admitting it is unlikely there will be a fourth installment.

He said: "I would do anything for the 'Hangover' franchise. I would love to do more Chow but we definitely ended 'The Hangover' as we know it with 'Part III'.

"While we were filming, we knew it would be the last one. If it wasn't for 'The Hangover', I wouldn't be here talking to you.

"Every bit of succ...
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LOL: Check Out 'The Best of Warner Bros. 20 Film Collection: Comedy' On DVD July 2

June 30th, 2013 6:48am EDT
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Get some of film's most classic comedies in a new DVD box set as part of Warner Bros. 90th Anniversary. Favorites including "Caddyshack," "Blazing Saddles" and "The Hangover" are just a few of the laugh-out-loud films included in the 20 film collection.

A band of young boys find a treasure map and embark on a magical adventure in 1985 hit "The Goonies," while Chevy Chase, Ted Knight, Bill Murray and Rodney Dangerfield are pure comedy gold in the hilarious 1980 summer blockbuster, "Caddyshack."

When his parents go out of town, an upper-middle class high-school senior (Tom Cruise) meets u...
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'The Hangover Part III' Trailer Promises More Hilarious Antics From The Wolfpack

April 12th, 2013 5:52pm EDT
The Hangover Part III
The latest trailer for The Hangover Part III is finally out, and the new promo reveals a lot more of the movie's plot than the first teaser that was released early last month.

This time around, the "Wolfpack" -- Alan (Zach Galifianakis), Phil (Bradley Cooper) and Stu (Ed Helms) -- returns to where it all started -- Las Vegas.

This time around a crime boss (John Goodman) tracks down the Wolfpack and takes Doug (Justin Bartha) hostage until the guys can deliver Chow (Ken Jeong), who stole $21 million from the kingpin.

Heather Graham (Jade) and Mike Epps (Black Doug) reprise their roles fro...
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Mike Tyson: 'I Was High On Cocaine During 'The Hangover''

December 3rd, 2012 11:15am EST
The Hangover
Mike Tyson struggled with his lines during his cameo in The Hangover because he was "high on cocaine" during the shoot.

The boxer made an appearance in the hit 2009 comedy and his stint was so popular, he was hired to return in 2011 sequel The Hangover Part II.

However, Tyson has now revealed he was high on drugs when he filmed his scenes for the first movie, and credited his co-stars with helping him cope despite his raging personal problems.

He tells TV show In Depth with Graham Bensinger, "(During) the first Hangover, the guys just had my back so much. They carried me real good. I ...
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'The Hangover 3' To Be Set In Tijuana, Mexico?

May 27th, 2012 1:01pm EDT
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The third The Hangover movie will be set in Tijuana, according to new reports.

An insider close to the top secret sequel developments tells Life & Style magazine that director Todd Phillips will shoot much of the new film in Los Angeles and Las Vegas before taking castmates Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis south of the border into Mexico.

The two previous comedies were set in Las Vegas and Thailand.

The Hangover 3 is scheduled to hit cinemas in May, 2013.
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Sean 'Diddy' Combs Angling For Role In The Next 'Hangover'

April 23rd, 2012 12:49pm EDT
Get Him To The Greek
Sean 'Diddy' Combs has sparked rumors he is fishing for a cameo role in the next The Hangover sequel after he was spotted meeting with director Todd Phillips.

The rapper has been pursuing an acting career over the last few years, landing a two-episode role in CSI: Miami, a slot on Hawaii Five-0 and a part opposite Russell Brand in 2010 comedy Get Him to the Greek.

He also won his first Oscar in February after working as an executive producer on sports documentary Undefeated, which was named Best Documentary Feature at the Academy Awards.

Combs is now said to be going after a role in t...
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Mike Tyson Escaped DUI Charges While Driving High On Cocaine

April 4th, 2012 10:20pm EDT
Mike Tyson
Former boxer Mike Tyson has revealed he once dodged a DUI arrest after police pulled him over while his was driving high on cocaine - because they were big fans.

The Hangover star made the confession during an appearance on late night show Conan on Tuesday, recalling the cops even agreed to take him to his drug dealer's house.

Tyson said, "When they pulled me over, I said, 'It's over, man...!' But they (cops) said, 'Mike, that was awesome in The Hangover, that was great!' And I said, 'Excuse me, would you take me to this address, sir?'"

The sportsman also revealed he didn't have his driv...
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The Wolfpack is Back - 'The Hangover Part III' Gets Release Date

March 23rd, 2012 2:00pm EDT
The Hangover Part II
The Wolf Pack is gearing up for one more night of forgotten debauchery. Warner Bros. announced that The Hangover franchise will return to theaters one more time, with The Hangover Part III scheduled to release May 24th - the coveted Memorial Day weekend.

Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis are currently set to reprise their roles, although director Todd Phillips is keeping the plot under wraps. "We're going to surprise a lot of people with the final chapter we have planned," says Phillips in the press release. "It will be a fitting conclusion to our three-part opera of mayhem, d...
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'The Hangover' Bosses Hit Back At Louis Vuitton Lawsuit

March 16th, 2012 3:31pm EDT
Zach Galifianakis
Movie executives behind The Hangover sequel have fired back at a lawsuit filed by bosses at Louis Vuitton over a designer purse carried by Zach Galifianakis' character in the comedy.

Officials at the French fashion house filed court papers in December, claiming a handbag bearing an LVM logo, which is featured in The Hangover II, is a fake.

Galifianakis's character actually mentions the company by name in one scene, clutching the bag and saying, "Careful, that is a Louis Vuitton."

Vuitton bosses want the scene to be cut from the film, claiming it could cause confusion among consumers, ...
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Katharine Mcphee Regrets Missing Out On Role In 'The Hangover'

February 7th, 2012 9:30pm EST
Katharine McPhee
Singer/actress Katharine McPhee is still kicking herself after losing out on the chance to play Justin Bartha's fiancee in box office smash hit The Hangover.

The American Idol star auditioned to play bride-to-be Tracy Billings in the 2009 comedy but McPhee admits the test failed to win over director Todd Phillips - and the role went to former model Sasha Barrese.

She tells People.com, "It was between me and the girl who got it... I didn't get it, but I went all the way. I would have loved to play that part."

However, the 27 year old, who now stars in sure-to-be hit Smash, didn't hold a g...
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Mike Tyson Warns Dubai Fans About Bogus Appearance

December 30th, 2011 9:44am EST
Mike Tyson
Former boxing champion Mike Tyson has apologized to fans in the Middle East following bogus reports which suggested he is set to appear at a fight in Dubai.

Local advertisements stated The Hangover star would be in the United Arab Emirates next month for a boxing match, but Tyson insists he has no immediate plans to visit.

The sports star has warned fans not to fall for the fake promotion, and apologized for the confusion.

In a post on his Twitter.com page, Tyson writes, "There is a rumor about me being in Dubai on Jan 21st to do an appearance (at) a fight match. This is not true. I w...
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Fashion House Louis Vuitton Sues 'The Hangover Part II' Over A Handbag

December 23rd, 2011 8:31am EST
The Hangover Part II
Movie bosses behind The Hangover sequel are facing legal action from the Louis Vuitton fashion house over a purse carried by Zach Galifianakis' character in the hit comedy.

Executives of the French brand have filed a lawsuit against the makers of The Hangover Part II alleging a handbag seen onscreen in the hands of Galifianakis is a Louis Vuitton fake.

The legal papers, filed at a federal court in New York on Thursday, state fashion bosses are unhappy with a scene in which the actor carries a bag with a LVM logo and says, "Careful, that is a Louis Vuitton."

They claim the bag is not a...
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'The Hangover Part II' Copyright Lawsuit Dropped

December 19th, 2011 9:30pm EST
The Hangover Part II
A California man has withdrawn his lawsuit against the studio bosses behind The Hangover Part II - just two months after alleging the hit comedy was based on his own experiences.

Michael Alan Rubin turned the events of his hellish honeymoon in Asia into a script entitled Mickey and Kirin, and he took action against the project's officials in October for reportedly infringing on his copyright by basing The Hangover sequel on his work.

But now Rubin has voluntarily dismissed the suit, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

As WENN went to press, it was not yet known if the two parties had re...
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Check Out 'The Hangover Part II' On DVD, Blu-ray & Digital Download

December 8th, 2011 7:00am EST
The Hangover Part II
A modest bachelor brunch devolves into a wild weekend in Bangkok when the gang travels to Thailand to see Stu get married in "The Hangover Part II."

Still traumatized by memories of the Las Vegas fiasco, Stu (Ed Helms) vows to keep his pre-wedding partying to the bare minimum. But when Phil (Bradley Cooper), Doug (Justin Bartha), and Alan (Zach Galifianakis) show up, Stu's low-key brunch makes their previous Vegas fiasco look like a family trip to Disneyland. "The Hangover Part II" features cameos by Mike Tyson and Paul Giamatti.

The film made U.S. box office history after grossing $86.5 ...
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Bradley Cooper Confirms 'Hangover Part 3'

December 5th, 2011 8:31am EST
The Hangover Part 2
Bradley Cooper has confirmed "The Hangover" cast is set to reunite for a second sequel set in Los Angeles.

The actor shot to international fame with his role in the 2009 Las Vegas-based comedy opposite Ed Helms, Zach Galifianakis and Justin Bartha, and a follow-up, The Hangover Part II, set in Thailand, was released earlier this year.

Cooper has now revealed filming on the third installment should begin next September and he believes the film will be set in California.

He tells TV host Graham Norton, "I hope we'll start shooting next September. I know (director) Todd Phillips is working ...
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Heather Graham Receives Career Achievement Award At Bahamas Film Festival

December 5th, 2011 8:24am EST
Heather Graham
Heather Graham was the toast of the Bahamas International Film Festival on Friday after landing the event's top prize.

The Hangover star was handed the Career Achievement Award, which has previously gone to Johnny Depp, Nicolas Cage, and Laurence Fishburne.

Festival bosses honored X-Men: First Class star Zoe Kravitz with the Rising Star Award, which is given to an actor or actress "whose noteworthy performances have put them on the path for elite and lasting stardom in the industry."
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Bradley Cooper Drops Out Of 'The Man From U.N.C.L.E.'

November 14th, 2011 2:24pm EST
Bradley Cooper
Director Steven Soderbergh is back on the hunt for The Man From U.N.C.L.E. after Bradley Cooper quit talks to become his leading man in the movie.

George Clooney was initially touted to portray Robert Vaughn's iconic spy character Napoleon Solo in the movie adaptation of the cult 1960s TV series, and when he dropped out, Cooper was slated to take his place.

Nevertheless, The Hangover star has now walked away from the project too, leaving Soderbergh to search for a new leading man, according to TheWrap.com.

Warrior star Joel Edgerton will reportedly play Solo's sidekick Illya Kuryakin ...
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Jennifer Lopez Promises To Keep Her Next Romance Private

October 28th, 2011 4:10pm EDT
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Jennifer Lopez has vowed to keep her next romance "out of the public eye" after a series of high-profile failed relationships.

The singer/actress split from her husband Marc Anthony earlier this year and is now rumored to be dating The Hangover star Bradley Cooper.

Lopez, who was previously engaged to actor Ben Affleck and dated rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs, has now decided she will keep future partners away from the spotlight in order to maximize the chance of the relationship succeeding.

She tells Glamour magazine, "I think to give something a chance, to really get to know somebody, yo...
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'Hangover' Stunt Double Sues Over 'Brain Damage & Physical Injuries'

September 1st, 2011 9:33am EDT
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Ed Helms' stunt double in "The Hangover" sequel is suing the movie executives behind the film after he was injured in a stunt gone wrong.

Scott McLean has filed suit in Los Angeles after his representatives told The Hollywood Reporter he suffered "likely permanent brain and physical injuries," including ongoing seizures, speech impediments, physical impediments, and brain trauma as a result of a stunt co-ordinator's mistake on the set in Thailand.

In the documents, obtained by TMZ.com, McLean reveals he was participating in a high-speed car stunt when a stuntman lost control of another ve...
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Review: 'The Change-Up' Hides Formula Under Gross Humor

August 3rd, 2011 8:00am EDT
The Change-Up
If you've ever wondered what Freaky Friday would have been like with toilet humor and frequent uses of the F-word, then The Change-Up is a movie for you.

For everyone else, once you get past the film's adult content - it definitely earns its "R" rating - what's left is a formulaic body switch thriller that even the generally likeable Ryan Reynolds and Jason Bateman can't raise above average.

The trailers for The Change-Up pretty much give you the gist of the film. Family man Dave Lockwood (Bateman) is best friends with unrepentant bachelor Mitch Planko (Reynolds). Both of them have things...
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Bradley Cooper Had 'Hangover'-Like Trip To Peru

July 29th, 2011 12:09am EDT
Bradley Cooper
Bradley Cooper was left heartbroken on a dream vacation to Peru after his girlfriend dumped him over the phone during the trip.

The Hangover star ventured to the South American country when he was younger, but the getaway turned sour when he failed to acclimate to the tropical environmental and needed an oxygen tank to aid his breathing.

And the vacation turned from bad to worse for Cooper when his then-girlfriend called him up - and dumped him over the crackly phone line.

He tells BBC Radio 1 host Fearne Cotton, "The worst one (relationship experience) was I was dumped overseas on a bad...
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Bradley Cooper Wants 'Hangover' Series To Become A Trilogy

July 28th, 2011 1:27pm EDT
Bradley Cooper
Bradley Cooper is determined to make a third Hangover film, insisting the comedy series needs to become a trilogy to "close it up."

The Hollywood hunk played teacher Phil in 2009's The Hangover, and reprised the role again for this year's follow-up, The Hangover Part II.

And Cooper has called on director/producer Todd Phillips to make a third and final movie - as he's convinced a trilogy will help wrap up the characters' adventures.

Asked by BBC Radio 1 presenter Fearne Cotton whether he's eager to do another movie in the series, he replies, "Yes please, I hope so - can you write in? ...
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J.K. Simmons To Lead Geriatric 'Hangover' Cast

July 14th, 2011 10:36am EDT
J.K. Simmons
Spider-Man and Juno star J.K. Simmons is set to lead the cast of a new The Hangover-esque movie for seniors.

The actor, who played newspaper boss J. Jonah Jameson in all three of Tobey Maguire's webslinger movies, will play a method actor who moves into a residential home to research a character in Geezers.

Co-star Breckin Meyer tells BlogTalkRadio.com, "(He has) to work on an old man character he's about to play... so he moves in. Mayhem ensues with three old guys he meets..."

"It's being described as Cocoon meets Hangover."
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Zach Galifianakis Dominates The 2011 Webby Awards

June 14th, 2011 11:33am EDT
Zach Galifianakis
Zach Galifianakis was the toast of the online community at Monday's 15th annual Webby Awards, which celebrate the best of the net.

The Hangover star Galifianakis picked up four trophies - including Best Web Personality and Best Online Variety Show - for his comedy internet series, Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis, a cable-show styled skit which appears on FunnyOrDie.com.

Lisa Kudrow, who hosted the ceremony at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York, was also a winner and picked up her own trophies including Best Individual Performance in an Online Video for her show Web Therapy.
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'The Hangover' Producers Plan To Modify Ed Helms' Face Tattoo

June 9th, 2011 11:15am EDT
The Hangover Part II
Bosses behind The Hangover sequel will digitally alter Ed Helms' fake face tattoo if a lawsuit over the inking is not resolved by the time the film is due out on DVD.

The actor is seen sporting a black tribal design around his left cheek and temple in The Hangover Part II and S. Victor Whitmill, the artist who created, inked and copyrighted an iconic facial tattoo for boxer Mike Tyson, filed suit against film's studio, Warner Brothers, back in April. He alleged producers copied his design and used it in the film without permission.

His request to stop the film's May release was denied, ...
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Zach Galifianakis Lambastes Ke$ha

June 9th, 2011 8:43am EDT
Zach Galifianakis
Actor Zach Galifianakis has offended another female star by ignoring Ke$ha's requests for a date and then lambasting her music upon meeting the singer.

The Hangover star is gaining a reputation for being outspoken following recent barbs aimed at January Jones, who he dismissed as "rude" and an actress "everybody's going to forget about... in a few years".

TiK ToK hit-maker Ke$ha has previously insisted Galifianakis is her ideal man, admitting she has a penchant for fat and bearded boyfriends, but Galifianakis admits he snubbed her attempts to contact him and criticized her music when th...
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Bradley Cooper Conducts 'Hangover 2' Interview In French

June 2nd, 2011 3:29pm EDT
Bradley Cooper
The Hangover star Bradley Cooper showed off his language skills during a TV chat in France on Monday - by conducting the entire interview in French.

The actor wowed a female reporter by insisting on chatting to her in her native tongue as he promoted new film The Hangover Part II.

Cooper is fluent in French, but until now, the Pennsylvania-born star has never publicly displayed the hidden talent.
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Bradley Cooper & Ed Helms Fight Iceland Volcano

May 29th, 2011 2:00pm EDT
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Bradley Cooper and Ed Helms faced a race against time to arrive in Britain to promote The Hangover Part II this week after a volcanic ash cloud disrupted their travel plans.

The duo's new movie opened this week and the stars were in Berlin, Germany on Wednesday night for the European premiere.

They were due in England on Thursday to carry on promotional duties, and almost missed their slot on The Graham Norton Show due to flight chaos in Germany, stemming from a volcanic eruption in Iceland.

But the stars were determined to make the interview and told Norton of their mission to get to th...
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Bradley Cooper Discusses 'The Hangover Part II'

May 24th, 2011 2:00pm EDT
Bradley Cooper Discusses The Hangover Part II
The Hangover made superstars out of Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Zach Galifianakis. Now they’re back in The Hangover Part II and Cooper took the lead in speaking for the reunion of the wolf pack.

“I think part of the reason why there was so much room for the second one is because there was so much unfinished,” Cooper said. “You really didn’t get to know the characters. The narrative was really this mystery, this ticking clock pressing them in the first one. I think the difference between that one and this one is this movie’s more about the dynamic of the three guys and you really get to kn...
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Third 'Hangover' Film To Focus On Ken Jeong's Mr. Chow?

May 24th, 2011 8:33am EDT
The Nangover Part 2
The third film in "The Hangover" franchise could be a spin-off all about Ken Jeong's crazy character Mr. Chow.

Director Todd Phillips is already considering destinations for his third and final film after shooting the sequel in Thailand - and he reveals the third installment could be all about Chow.

He tells WENN, "The third would be very much a finale and an ending. It is not following the same template but a very new idea.

"Who knows, we could do a spin-off Mr. Chow movie but I still haven't talked to Ken about it. Chow is definitely a man of mystery - like Austin Powers - and he obvio...
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