Production of ‘The Dark Tower’ begins

Production of ‘The Dark Tower’ begins

Production on the film version of Stephen King’s “The Dark Tower” has begun, reports Entertainment Weekly. The movie version of King’s eight-novel series has been in the works for some years now. Actors Idris Elba and Mathew McConaughey have been confirmed as having lead roles in the movie by writer Stephen King on hisTwitter account. […]

02.03.2016 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Katy Perry reaches 80 million followers on Twitter

Katy Perry reaches 80 million followers on Twitter

(Relaxnews) – Katy Perry has widened the social media gap with her nearest rival Justin Bieber, accumulating 80 million followers on Twitter. Already the most followed Twitter user, Perry recently passed the 80.3 million mark — about as many digital singles Perry has sold, notes Entertainment Weekly. Bieber is the next most followed celebrity on Twitter […]

07.01.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, International Stars, Music, Online ·
First look: Eddie Redmayne in ‘Fantastic Beasts’

First look: Eddie Redmayne in ‘Fantastic Beasts’

(Relaxnews) – A first image from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter prequel film, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” has just been revealed. The cover of the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly reveals an exclusive image of Eddie Redmayne as Newt Scamander, an eminent magizoologist who searches for magical creatures in the wizarding world and […]

04.11.2015 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
New ‘Star Wars’ film images showcase Dark Side

New ‘Star Wars’ film images showcase Dark Side

(Los Angeles-AFP) – The Dark Side is front and center in the latest images of villains from “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” — the highly anticipated next chapter in the blockbuster space saga due later this year. Entertainment Weekly on Wednesday released several new photos of baddies Kylo Ren (Adam Driver from “Girls”), Captain Phasma […]

13.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Fantastic Four’ director announces Run The Jewels’ El-P composed music for film

‘Fantastic Four’ director announces Run The Jewels’ El-P composed music for film

(Relaxnews) – Less than one month before Marvel’s “Fantastic Four” is due in theaters, director Josh Trank has let the cat out of the bag on one of the composers used in the film’s musical score. The director revealed that Run The Jewels’ El-P composed the songs used in the end credits, according to Entertainment Weekly. […]

14.07.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Game of Thrones’ makes an epic return

‘Game of Thrones’ makes an epic return

(Washington-AFP) – Former redhead Sansa remains a brunette. Tyrion grows a beard. East and West shall meet. And, once again, more will die gruesome deaths. Welcome to season five of the cult TV series “Game of Thrones,” which premieres Sunday worldwide to a rapturous global following. So popular is the medieval-flavored saga of blood, sex […]

13.04.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘Birdman’: a dark satire about the world of showbiz

‘Birdman’: a dark satire about the world of showbiz

(Hollywood, United States-AFP) – “Birdman,” which won the best picture Oscar on Sunday, is a quirky black comedy about the dark side of fame in the entertainment industry, starring Michael Keaton in the performance of his career. The film directed by Mexico’s Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu was the big winner of the night, taking four Oscars […]

23.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Ryan Reynolds’ cat commands murder in ‘The Voices’

Ryan Reynolds’ cat commands murder in ‘The Voices’

(Relaxnews) – Entertainment Weekly released the first trailer for the new feature from Marjane Satrapi, the Iranian writer and director best known for “Persepolis” (2007), an adaptation of her own comic book. A horror comedy with talking animals, “The Voices” is certainly far from conventional. Ryan Reynolds stars as Jerry, a slightly deranged factory worker. […]

09.01.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Kate Winslet meets the French monarch in ‘A Little Chaos’

Kate Winslet meets the French monarch in ‘A Little Chaos’

(Relaxnews) – Seventeen years after “The Winter Guest,” Alan Rickman returned to the director’s chair to helm “A Little Chaos,” a period romance in which he also stars as Louis XIV. Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first clip from the film, which will close the Toronto Film Festival. Headlined by Kate Winslet and Belgian actor […]

11.09.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Actor Robin Williams dead from suspected suicide

Actor Robin Williams dead from suspected suicide

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams, has died from suspected suicide after a battle with depression, triggering an outpouring of grief and tributes for one of the most beloved entertainers of his generation. The 63-year-old star of blockbusters such as “Good Will Hunting,” “Good Morning Vietnam” and “Mrs Doubtfire” was found dead […]

12.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, U.S. News ·
‘Heroes’ reboot to revolve around new characters

‘Heroes’ reboot to revolve around new characters

(Relaxnews) – The miniseries “Heroes: Reborn” will focus primarily on a new cast of characters, creator Tim Kring revealed in an interview with Entertainment Weekly. As fans of the late NBC series “Heroes” speculate on which stars could return for the reboot — Milo Ventimiglia, Zachary Quinto and Ali Larter have already stated they will not […]

18.07.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
The Penguin and Catwoman in new ‘Gotham’ teaser

The Penguin and Catwoman in new ‘Gotham’ teaser

(Relaxnews) – Prior to the launch of its new fall series, Fox has unveiled a teaser focusing on the villains of “Gotham.” The prequel to Batman’s adventures, “Gotham” shows a young Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) who has just lost his parents, but it mostly concentrates on Commissioner James Gordon, played by Ben McKenzie (“The OC”), […]

21.06.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online, Videos ·
Four more ‘Walking Dead’ books greenlit by Kirkman

Four more ‘Walking Dead’ books greenlit by Kirkman

(Relaxnews) – Robert Kirkman, creator of “The Walking Dead,” has given the go-ahead to another spin-off storyline from novelist Jay Bonansinga. “Descent,” which is due for an October 14 release from Thomas Dunne Books and St. Martin’s Press, revolves around Lilly Caul, one of Kirkman’s original characters who returns from Bonansinga’s 2012 novel “The Walking […]

16.04.2014 · Filled under: Books, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Oscars host DeGeneres helps TV ratings to 10-year high

Oscars host DeGeneres helps TV ratings to 10-year high

(HOLLYWOOD, United States-AFP) – Oscars telecast ratings hit a 10-year high, preliminary data showed Monday, as Ellen DeGeneres won plaudits for her slick hosting of Hollywood’s biggest night — and broke a Twitter record. The 86th Academy Awards were seen by 43 million Americans Sunday, drawing the biggest audience of any entertainment program since the […]

04.03.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Shirley Temple: bright spot in US dark Depression

Shirley Temple: bright spot in US dark Depression

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Shirley Temple Black, the iconic child star of the 1930s who has died at age 85, melted hearts with her trademark blond ringlets and dimpled smile, and was a big bright spot in America’s dark Depression era. Delighting audiences with her singing, dancing and sweet and simple innocence at a time when […]

11.02.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars, U.S. News ·
2013 TV ratings winners: ‘NCIS,’ ‘Sunday Night Football’ and ‘The Big Bang Theory’

2013 TV ratings winners: ‘NCIS,’ ‘Sunday Night Football’ and ‘The Big Bang Theory’

(Relaxnews) – The CBS drama “NCIS” topped the latest list of the most-watched programs on American broadcast TV once again this year. Since the launch of its 11th season on September 24, “NCIS” has drawn an average 21.83 million viewers on CBS. The investigations of the charismatic and virtuous Leroy Jethro Gibbs attracted only slightly […]

22.12.2013 · Filled under: News ·
Hugh Jackman considers another musical

Hugh Jackman considers another musical

(Relaxnews) – After showing his vocal prowess in “Les Misérables,” the Australian actor may join the cast of another film adaptation of a Broadway musical, titled “The Drowsy Chaperone.” Hugh Jackman, who recently appeared in the drama “Prisoners,” plans to continue his eclectic career through a role in a musical comedy. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, […]

18.11.2013 · Filled under: Art, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Keira Knightley afraid to tie the knot in ‘Laggies’

Keira Knightley afraid to tie the knot in ‘Laggies’

(Relaxnews) – English actress Keira Knightley will replace Anne Hathaway in “Laggies,” a dark comedy by Lynn Shelton (“Humpday”), announces Entertainment Weekly. Stepping in for Hathaway, who had to forego the role on account of scheduling conflicts, Knightley will be playing Megan, an eternal adolescent terrified of adulthood and its attendant responsibilities. When her boyfriend […]

09.05.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·