Kirsten Dunst not worried about money

April 21st, 2014 6:20am EDT
Kirsten Dunst
Kirsten Dunst isn't worried about making money.
The 'Melancholia' star has an extensive portfolio of film roles under her belt and claims that, although her mother often used to help her to decide which parts would be best for her, she no longer feels the need to take her advice.
She said: "I'm too old to be swayed in any way now.
"She sees that I do these indie films and she's like, 'I don't understand why these people [reality TV stars] make so much money and you don't'. I'm like, 'Mum, I'm an artist, I want a career path that will last. Relax. We're OK."
The 31-year-old actress, who lan...

Justin Bartha and wife welcome daughter

April 21st, 2014 6:20am EDT
Justin Bartha
Justin Bartha has become a father for the first time.
The 'Hangover' star and his wife Lia Smith, who got married in January, welcomed their baby daughter into the world on April 13, according to Us Magazine.
The couple first sparked rumors they were expecting their first child just days after they tied the knot earlier this year on the island of Oahu in Hawaii.
At the time, a source said Lia "had her hand on her stomach most of the time" and "looked like she had a little bump" under her white gown at the ceremony.
Later at the reception, held at the nearby Kualoa Ranch, Lia donned a loo...

Lindsay Lohan had miscarriage during her reality show

April 21st, 2014 6:20am EDT
Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Lohan had a miscarriage while filming for her reality TV show.
The troubled star made the devastating revelation in the last moments of the two-hour finale of 'Lindsay' on Sunday night (04.20.14), and admitted the loss was the reason she took a couple of weeks off from filming the program on Oprah Winfrey's OWN network.
Lindsay, who hit the headlines for delaying the production of the show when she took the break, said: "No one knows this, and we can finish after this, I had a miscarriage for the two weeks that I took off."
After a long pause, the flame-haired beauty added: "It's ...

Taylor Momsen's parents don't 'care' about nudity

April 21st, 2014 4:20am EDT
Taylor Momsen
Taylor Momsen claims her parents don't "care" she gets naked and wears provocative clothing.
The 20-year-old singer, who stripped off for the cover of her Pretty Reckless album 'Going To Hell' and also appeared naked in her video for 'Heaven Knows', insists her parents Colette and Michael are supportive of her decisions and have been since she started her music career aged 16.
She said: "My parents didn't really care. They knew I was experimenting with things, it's just f***ing clothing, I don't know why everyone makes a big deal out of it. My mum is really into fashion, it's just figuring ...

Ashley Roberts is addicted to tea

April 21st, 2014 4:20am EDT
Ashley Roberts
Ashley Roberts has become addicted to tea since moving to the UK.
The former Pussycat Doll never used to drink the hot beverage before moving over to London from the US permanently last year, but has become so engrained in the British lifestyle and culture that she now finds herself craving a mug of milky tea.
She exclusively told BANG Showbiz: "I definitely get up now and have tea in the morning, which I never did, ever. If anything I had ice tea because I grew up in Phoenix and it's so hot you can leave your tea bags out brewing in the sun. But I don't like that Marmite. It's not for my t...

Nicole Kidman: Love is 'be-all and end-all'

April 21st, 2014 4:20am EDT
Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman thinks love is "the be-all and end-all."
The 'Railway Man' star has been married to Keith Urban for seven years and admits he means everything to her.
Asked what love means to her, she said: "It's the be-all and end-all. It's your salvation. It's the thing that keeps you all right, and hopefully, if you're on the right path, it envelops you and keeps you safe. If you find it, you don't let it go."
The 46-year-old star recently admitted Keith showers her with love notes when they're apart in order to keep their relationship exciting.
She said previously: "For every single nigh...

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon follow-up to be a prequel

April 21st, 2014 3:10am EDT
Ang Lee
The highly-anticipated follow-up to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon is set to be a prequel.

The martial arts classic became a worldwide sensation 14 years ago, grossing over $213 million (£133 million) at the box office.

Studio bosses at The Weinstein Company are finally moving ahead with another installment, entitled The Green Destiny, and it has been revealed the film will be set before the original.

Actress Michelle Yeoh, who portrayed warrior Yu Shu Lien, is set to reprise her role, but Oscar-winning filmmaker Ang Lee will not return to the franchise - Yuen Woo-ping, who served as an...

Martin Freeman: 'Prince William is a massive fan of The Hobbit'

April 21st, 2014 3:10am EDT
Prince William
British royal Prince William is a massive fan of The Hobbit, according to actor Martin Freeman.

Freeman, who portrays Bilbo Baggins in director Peter Jackson's adaptations of J. R. R. Tolkien's classic book, met the royal at the premiere of the first film, An Unexpected Journey, in 2012, and was shocked with how much William knew about the story.

He tells Britain's Daily Mirror newspaper, "He was a nice guy. He is the biggest royal fan. We have fans everywhere, it is a very beloved book... He knew all the facts about Middle Earth and I think I kept him talking too long.

"You know the pro...

Quentin Tarantino enlists stars to stage live reading of leaked script

April 21st, 2014 3:10am EDT
Quentin Tarantino
Director Quentin Tarantino rounded up some of his most famous collaborators including Samuel L. Jackson and Kurt Russell to participate in a live reading of his leaked script The Hateful Eight on Saturday (19Apr14).

In January (14), the Pulp Fiction filmmaker scrapped plans to shoot the Western after an early draft of his screenplay made its way online without his permission.

Despite the axe, Tarantino teamed up with organisers at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's Film Independent programme to oversee a one-night live reading, starring Jackson, Russell, Amber Tamblyn, Walton Goggins,...

Denzel Washington pays tribute to boxer Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter

April 21st, 2014 3:10am EDT
Denzel Washington
Denzel Washington and boxing legend Mike Tyson have paid tribute to sports icon Rubin Carter following his death on Sunday (20Apr14).

The fighter, known by his nickname Hurricane, had been battling prostate cancer and passed away in Toronto, Canada.

Carter's boxing career got off to a promising start, but in 1967, he was wrongfully convicted of three murders in his native New Jersey and spent 19 years in prison before he was finally released in 1985 following multiple appeals.

His story inspired 1999 film The Hurricane, starring Denzel Washington as Carter, and the Oscar winner was among...