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Ben Child

Ben Child

    Forbes: Women actors are "best value"
    Forbes: Women actors are "best value"
    Four of the top five “best value” Hollywood actors are women, according to a new Forbes magazine report which will fuel the...
    China beats Hollywood with bizarre Tupac biopic
    China beats Hollywood with bizarre Tupac biopic
    The success of the hip-hop biopic Straight Outta Compton at the United States box office this year reignited hopes that a film based on...
    It’s hard to sell gun control to Bible-bashers
    It’s hard to sell gun control to Bible-bashers
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    Dominique Strauss-Kahn courtroom drama headed for the big screen
    Dominique Strauss-Kahn courtroom drama headed for the big screen
    The scandal surrounding former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn and his alleged sexual assault of a New York hotel...
    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
    The Superman reboot Man of Steel looks on course to be one of the...
    Leonardo DiCaprio set to play Rasputin
    Leonardo DiCaprio set to play Rasputin
    Studio Warner Brothers has picked up the rights to Jason Hall's screenplay with the aim of casting the Oscar-nominated star of Django...
    Oscars producers defend MacFarlane's 'irreverent' stint as host
    Oscars producers defend MacFarlane's 'irreverent' stint as host
    The producers of this year's controversial Oscars ceremony have defended host Seth MacFarlane against accusations that the...
    Qatar and Iran on rival missions to make films about Prophet Muhammad
    Qatar and Iran on rival missions to make films about Prophet Muhammad
    Film-makers in Iran and Qatar are planning rival biopics about the life of Muslim Prophet Muhammad, according to the Hollywood Reporter,...
    Christian Bale to star in Ridley Scott's Old Testament saga
    Christian Bale to star in Ridley Scott's Old Testament saga
    Christian Bale is set to play Moses in Ridley Scott's retelling of the story of the biblical hero, according to Deadline. The suggestion follows reports last week that
    Hollywood bigwigs pay tribute to 'friend' Chávez
    Hollywood bigwigs pay tribute to 'friend' Chávez
    Actor and director Penn, who first met Chávez in Venezuela in 2007 and attended a candlelit vigil for the stricken firebrand in Bolivia in...
    The Hobbit: Back to box office stardom
    The Hobbit: Back to box office stardom
    They trooped to Wellington in their tens of thousands from all over the globe, dressed as dwarves, goblins, hobbits, elves and other less easily...