Julia Roberts hailed for ‘unthinkable’ barefoot walk in Cannes

Julia Roberts hailed for ‘unthinkable’ barefoot walk in Cannes

She may be one of Hollywood’s biggest stars, but deep down Julia Roberts is like every woman: dying to kick off her high heels. The 48-year-old actress is known for going barefoot at awards ceremonies and even at her wedding to country singer Lyle Lovett. But America’s sweetheart went one naked step further by risking […]

How your environment can rejuvenate you mentally depends on your personality says new research

How your environment can rejuvenate you mentally depends on your personality says new research

A new US study looking at which environment is most restorative mentally has found perhaps surprisingly that a calming walk in nature is not always the best choice for all. Researchers at Providence College in Rhode Island found that the type of environment that is most restorative and rejuvenating mentally depends on your personality type, […]

15.05.2016 · Filled under: Health & Fitness ·
Cannes Film Festival 2016: week one highlights

Cannes Film Festival 2016: week one highlights

A rundown of key events during the first week of the 69th Cannes Film Festival, which opens Wednesday, May 11. Wednesday, May 11 – Opening Ceremony of the 69th Cannes Film Festival hosted by Laurent Lafitte – Screening of “Café Society” by Woody Allen (Out of Competition – opening film) Thursday, May 12 – Screening of […]

11.05.2016 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, International Stars ·
Léa Seydoux, the French actress taking the world by storm

Léa Seydoux, the French actress taking the world by storm

(Relaxnews) – The French actress is being tipped for a major role in the upcoming superhero flick “Gambit,” alongside Channing Tatum. If it works out, the beautiful blonde will appear in her ninth non-French feature and confirm her status as an international star. Léa Seydoux is set to meet with executives at 20th Century Fox […]

10.08.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Blake Lively to star in New Woody Allen film

Blake Lively to star in New Woody Allen film

(Relaxnews) – Deadline reports that the actress is the latest high-profile name linked with the veteran filmmaker’s next cinematic project. As is standard operating procedure, nothing is known about the next Woody Allen project, other than it’s in development and that alongside Bruce Willis, Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart, it will now also feature Blake Lively. Woody […]

07.05.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
2015 Oscars: Matthew McConaughey and other 2014 winners to present

2015 Oscars: Matthew McConaughey and other 2014 winners to present

(Relaxnews) – On February 22, Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey and Lupita Nyong’o will return to the stage at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood to present awards to their successors. In 2014, Blanchett took home a statuette for her performance in Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine.” Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto, meanwhile, claimed the awards […]

05.02.2015 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
James Bond returns to classic roots with ‘Spectre’

James Bond returns to classic roots with ‘Spectre’

(LONDON-AFP) – Austrian Oscar winner Christoph Waltz and Italian actress Monica Bellucci will star alongside Britain’s Daniel Craig in the next James Bond film “Spectre”, in a new outing promising a strong dose of 007 nostalgia. The movie — titled after a global criminal organisation featuring in the early Bond films — will be shot […]

04.12.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Robin Williams blazed animation trail with ‘Aladdin’

Robin Williams blazed animation trail with ‘Aladdin’

(WASHINGTON-AFP) – Robin Williams may be best remembered for the legion of fast-talking comedic roles which lit up both television and movies during his glittering show-business career. Less well-known is the fact that the 63-year-old, who died from an apparent suicide on Monday, almost single-handedly began the trend of stars lending their voices to animated […]

15.08.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Eastwood film reveals strains behind ‘Jersey Boys’

Eastwood film reveals strains behind ‘Jersey Boys’

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – “Jersey Boys” has become a global stage show triumph, but Clint Eastwood’s new film version highlights the rivalries, shady dealings and hit records of 1960s megastars The Four Seasons. The movie, based on the hit Broadway musical, shines a spotlight on what singer Frankie Valli and guitarist Tommy DeVito got up to […]

20.06.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Music ·
Matthew McConaughey wins best actor Oscar for ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

Matthew McConaughey wins best actor Oscar for ‘Dallas Buyers Club’

(HOLLYWOOD, United States-AFP) – Matthew McConaughey won the best actor Oscar on Sunday for his role in true-life AIDS activist drama “Dallas Buyers Club.” McConaughey beat fellow nominees Christian Bale (“American Hustle”), Bruce Dern (“Nebraska”), Leonardo DiCaprio (“The Wolf of Wall Street”) and Chiwetel Ejiofor (“12 Years a Slave”).

02.03.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Cate Blanchett wins best actress Oscar for ‘Blue Jasmine’

Cate Blanchett wins best actress Oscar for ‘Blue Jasmine’

(HOLLYWOOD, United States-AFP) – Cate Blanchett won the best actress Oscar on Sunday for her turn in Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” as the final prizes at the 86th Academy Awards show were handed out. Blanchett, who was the clear frontrunner for the award, beat fellow nominees Amy Adams (“American Hustle”), Sandra Bullock (“Gravity”), Judi Dench […]

02.03.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
86th Academy Awards show opens after hotly contested race

86th Academy Awards show opens after hotly contested race

(HOLLYWOOD, United States-AFP) – The 86th Academy Awards show kicked off Sunday, as Hollywood’s finest gathered after one of the fiercest Oscars races in years, with no clear frontrunner for the coveted best picture prize. Harrowing historical drama “12 Years a Slave,” 3D space thriller “Gravity” and 1970s crime caper “American Hustle” are hotly tipped […]

02.03.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Stars shine on Oscars red carpet as sun comes out

Stars shine on Oscars red carpet as sun comes out

(HOLLYWOOD, United States-AFP) – Hollywood’s A-list stars exuded subtle elegance and old-school glamour on the Oscars red carpet Sunday, as the sun came out just in time for Tinseltown’s biggest night of the year. Lupita Nyong’o, a favorite to win the Oscar for best supporting actress for her searing turn in “12 Years a Slave,” […]

02.03.2014 · Filled under: Beauty & Style, Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Home & Garden ·
Hollywood set for Oscars drama as storms ease

Hollywood set for Oscars drama as storms ease

(HOLLYWOOD, United States-AFP) – Hollywood counted down the hours Sunday as stars gathered for the most fiercely contested Oscars show in decades, with three movies leading the field for Tinseltown’s most highly coveted prizes. Organizers were praying for the rain to hold off, after a huge storm hit just before the Academy Awards weekend, drenching […]

02.03.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
‘American Hustle’ takes home top SAG award

‘American Hustle’ takes home top SAG award

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Crime caper “American Hustle” won the top film prize at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards on Saturday, earning another big boost in Hollywood’s all-important Oscars race. Australian Cate Blanchett won best actress for her role in Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine,” while Matthew McConaughey took home best actor for AIDS activist movie […]

19.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Oscar nominations: ‘American Hustle,’ ‘Gravity,’ ’12 Years a Slave’ lead count

Oscar nominations: ‘American Hustle,’ ‘Gravity,’ ’12 Years a Slave’ lead count

(Relaxnews) – Crime comedy “American Hustle” and sci-fi thriller “Gravity” emerged from the 86th Academy Award nominations round with ten apiece, while historical drama “12 Years a Slave” stood on nine. Ensemble piece “American Hustle,” set in the 1970s and 1980s, picked up nominations for Best Picture, Best Director (David O. Russell), Actor (Christian Bale), […]

17.01.2014 · Filled under: Entertainment, Hollywood Stars ·
Golden Globe nominees to be unveiled, in crowded race

Golden Globe nominees to be unveiled, in crowded race

(LOS ANGELES-AFP) – Golden Globe organizers unveil nominations for their annual movie awards show Thursday, as Hollywood’s honors season gets into full swing with a bumper cast of hotly-tipped contenders. Historical drama “12 Years a Slave” got an early boost on the eve of the Globes nominations, topping the Screen Actors Guild (SAGs) nods Wednesday […]

12.12.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars, Online ·
Woody Allen’s next film gets a title, first photos

Woody Allen’s next film gets a title, first photos

(Relaxnews) – Two promotional images have been released for the film shot in the South of France by the 77-year-old director earlier this year. The feature now also has an official title: “Magic in the Moonlight.” The film marks Woody Allen’s return to France after “Midnight in Paris” (2011). Emma Stone and Colin Firth will […]

17.10.2013 · Filled under: Entertainment, Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Travolta, Douglas line up for French seaside film fest

Travolta, Douglas line up for French seaside film fest

(CAEN, France / Calvados-AFP) – John Travolta, Nicolas Cage, Cate Blanchett and Michael Douglas are among the stars who will tread the red carpet at France’s 39th Deauville film festival, which kicks off Friday. The northern seaside resort’s annual celebration of American films will open with the screening of Steven Soderbergh’s “Behind the Candelabra”, which […]

29.08.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·
Emma Stone in talks for Woody Allen’s next movie

Emma Stone in talks for Woody Allen’s next movie

(Relaxnews) – According to Deadline.com, American actress Emma Stone, who recently starred in “Gangster Squad,” has started talks to play the lead in Woody Allen’s next movie. As usual, the director has kept the plot and the title of his new movie, which will be filmed in the South of France, secret. The last movie […]

25.04.2013 · Filled under: Film, Hollywood Stars ·