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Ben Child

Ben Child

    Forbes: Women actors are "best value"
    Forbes: Women actors are "best value"
    From US actor Scarlett Johansson to Jennifer Lawrence, Forbes names the top five “best actors for the buck” 2015 list,
    China beats Hollywood with bizarre Tupac biopic
    China beats Hollywood with bizarre Tupac biopic
    A bizarre, Tupac-themed film is headed for the big screen.
    It’s hard to sell gun control to Bible-bashers
    It’s hard to sell gun control to Bible-bashers
    Pro-life views and advocacy for gun control are natural moral bedfellows, says new film Armor of Light.
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn courtroom drama headed for the big screen
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn courtroom drama headed for the big screen
    Warner Bros is producing The Libertine, a "comedic dramatisation" about Dominique Strauss-Kahn and his alleged sexual assault of a hotel maid.
    Roger Moore denies racist comments about Idris Elba playing James Bond
    Roger Moore denies racist comments about Idris Elba playing James Bond
    Roger Moore has denied making racist comments about Idris Elba’s chances of replacing Daniel Craig as James Bond.
    Superman reboot breaks box office records on US release
    Superman reboot breaks box office records on US release
    "Man of Steel" has made $125-million in its opening weekend in the US, lining it up to be the year's highest-grossing film.
    Leonardo DiCaprio set to play Rasputin
    Leonardo DiCaprio set to play Rasputin
    DiCaprio is set to play the infamous Russian mystic and confidante of the Romanov Russian royal family, Rasputin, in a new biopic.
    Oscars producers defend MacFarlane's 'irreverent' stint as host
    Oscars producers defend MacFarlane's 'irreverent' stint as host
    Neil Meron and Craig Zadan say the "boobs song" presenter, who was criticised for his edgy jokes, did an "extraordinary job".
    Qatar and Iran on rival missions to make films about Prophet Muhammad
    Qatar and Iran on rival missions to make films about Prophet Muhammad
    Duelling biopics of Muhammad reflect differing traditions of Sunni and Shia Islam over depiction of the Muslim prophet.
    Christian Bale to star in Ridley Scott's Old Testament saga
    Christian Bale to star in Ridley Scott's Old Testament saga
    The Dark Knight Rises actor is set to take the lead in Scott's forthcoming biblical epic, though there is competition to get the story to the screen.
    Hollywood bigwigs pay tribute to 'friend' Chávez
    Hollywood bigwigs pay tribute to 'friend' Chávez
    Sean Penn, Michael Moore and Oliver Stone have paid tribute to Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, who died after a long battle with cancer.