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# hollywood - Monday 14 November, 2011

Star Wars' James Earl Jones honoured with lifetime achievement Oscar
# Oscars
From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Star Wars' James Earl Jones honoured with lifetime achievement Oscar

Nov 14th 2011, 4:12 PM 492 Views 7 Comments

Oprah Winfrey was also honoured by the Academy, receiving an honourary Oscar for philanthropy, while makeup artist Dick Smith received one for his work on films such as The Exorcist and The Godfather.

# hollywood - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

Actress suing IMDb for revealing that she is 40
# Ageism
From The Daily Edge
# Ageism

Actress suing IMDb for revealing that she is 40

Oct 19th 2011, 12:50 PM 2,620 Views 27 Comments

An actress, who (unsurprisingly) wishes to remain anonymous, has filed a lawsuit against IMDb’s parent company, Amazon, for revealing that she is “over the hill” – her words, not ours.

# hollywood - Friday 9 September, 2011

Gallery: Elizabeth Taylor auction to sell her 'great loves'
# Auction
From The Daily Edge
# Auction

Gallery: Elizabeth Taylor auction to sell her 'great loves'

Sep 9th 2011, 1:35 PM 1,155 Views 1 Comment

Jewellery given to Taylor by former husbands Mike Todd and Richard Burton are among the iconic pieces being auctioned in December.

# hollywood - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Mel Gibson to pay $750,000 to settle custody case
# Mel Gibson
From The Daily Edge
# Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson to pay $750,000 to settle custody case

Aug 31st 2011, 7:46 PM 304 Views 0 Comments

The actor is to pay $750,000 to his ex-girlfriend and continue to provide housing and financial support for their daughter – who will turn two this October – to resolve a bitter, long-running legal fight,

# hollywood - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Hollywood reporter the thirteenth arrest in phone hacking scandal: report
# NOTW
# NOTW

Hollywood reporter the thirteenth arrest in phone hacking scandal: report

Aug 18th 2011, 11:34 AM 279 Views 0 Comments

The arrest of James Desborough is seen as a significant development in the scandal that has rocked the UK establishment.

# hollywood - Friday 12 August, 2011

Film fans set for exclusive previews at Dublin's Movie Fest
# Festivals
From The Daily Edge
# Festivals

Film fans set for exclusive previews at Dublin's Movie Fest

Aug 12th 2011, 11:08 AM 926 Views 2 Comments

Organisers say this weekend’s event will be Ireland’s answer to giant movie conventions like Comic Con in California.

# hollywood - Tuesday 12 July, 2011

The Guard takes out Bridesmaids
# Box Office Magic
# Box Office Magic

The Guard takes out Bridesmaids

Jul 12th 2011, 4:15 PM 1,763 Views 13 Comments

Movie starring Brendan Gleeson as an ‘unorthodox’ Garda is one of the most successful opening weekends for an Irish film here ever.

Open season: The 6 best golf movies ever
# Reel Thing
From The42
# Reel Thing

Open season: The 6 best golf movies ever

Jul 12th 2011, 2:15 PM 839 Views 3 Comments

What do Big Boi, the 1913 US Open and Bill Murray have in common? They all feature in our countdown of the best movies that the golf has to offer. Have your say in our poll.

# hollywood - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Hollywood actress and Bond girl Michelle Yeoh kicked out of Burma
# Burma
From The Daily Edge
# Burma

Hollywood actress and Bond girl Michelle Yeoh kicked out of Burma

Jun 28th 2011, 10:28 AM 2,213 Views 2 Comments

Officials haven’t explained why the actress, who is due to play Aung San Suu Kyi in a new film, is on the country’s blacklist.

# hollywood - Wednesday 15 June, 2011

Natalie Portman gives birth to baby boy...but what should she call him?
# Prince Portman
From The Daily Edge
# Prince Portman

Natalie Portman gives birth to baby boy...but what should she call him?

Jun 15th 2011, 8:09 PM 1,025 Views 4 Comments

Will Natalie Portman come over all sensible when naming her bundle of joy, or will she pick a moniker suitable for only the most celeb of babies? With obligatory poll.

# hollywood - Tuesday 14 June, 2011

Family feud taints Zsa Zsa's final years
# Family Feud
From The Daily Edge
# Family Feud

Family feud taints Zsa Zsa's final years

Jun 14th 2011, 6:03 PM 653 Views 4 Comments

As Zsa Zsa Gabor lies ill in bed, her daughter and husband feud over everything from her will to how often they see her.

# hollywood - Friday 3 June, 2011

Angelina Jolie: School just isn't good enough for my kids
# Celebrity Schools
From The Daily Edge
# Celebrity Schools

Angelina Jolie: School just isn't good enough for my kids

Jun 3rd 2011, 3:52 PM 2,738 Views 9 Comments

The Hollywood actress said she’d prefer her six children to stay home and “learn the guitar” – just a day after Gwyneth Paltrow advertised for a specialised private tutor for her own brood.

# hollywood - Tuesday 31 May, 2011

Steve Martin fell victim to German art forgery scam
# Forgery
# Forgery

Steve Martin fell victim to German art forgery scam

May 31st 2011, 9:09 PM 796 Views 0 Comments

The Hollywood actor paid €700,000 for modernist painting later found to be a forgery. He says he bought and sold it – at a loss of €200,000 – without knowing it was a fake.

# hollywood - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Oscar Awards voting heading online
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From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Oscar Awards voting heading online

May 24th 2011, 10:15 PM 197 Views 0 Comments

Voting system for world-famous Hollywood awards is embracing technology and switching from paper ballots to electronic votes.

# hollywood - Friday 13 May, 2011

We need to talk about childbirth - it's murder, says Tilda Swinton
# Childbirth
From The Daily Edge
# Childbirth

We need to talk about childbirth - it's murder, says Tilda Swinton

May 13th 2011, 9:01 AM 2,466 Views 4 Comments

Star of We Need To Talk About Kevin stokes controversy by claiming childbirth is “violent” and “murderous”.

# hollywood - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Un-caged: Seagall present as Machida kicks Randy into retirement
# UFC
From The42
# UFC

Un-caged: Seagall present as Machida kicks Randy into retirement

May 7th 2011, 9:05 AM 328 Views 0 Comments

It was a case of wax on, wax off as Lyoto Machida delivered a Karate Kid performance at UFC 129.

# hollywood - Saturday 2 April, 2011

Penelope Cruz joins Hollywood Walk of Fame: Slideshow
# Walk Of Fame
From The Daily Edge
# Walk Of Fame

Penelope Cruz joins Hollywood Walk of Fame: Slideshow

Apr 2nd 2011, 1:53 PM 483 Views 0 Comments

Flanked by husband Javier Bardem and co-star Johnny Depp, Spanish actress Penelope Cruz joined the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday.

# hollywood - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Fake Hollywood agent conned over £500k from hopeful authors
# Literary Conman
From The Daily Edge
# Literary Conman

Fake Hollywood agent conned over £500k from hopeful authors

Mar 31st 2011, 3:51 PM 870 Views 0 Comments

Robin Price promised his clients film and book deals if they handed over cash up front, and lied about Hollywood connections.

# hollywood - Wednesday 30 March, 2011

Messing with Miss Marple? Jennifer Garner touted for role
# Miss Marple
# Miss Marple

Messing with Miss Marple? Jennifer Garner touted for role

Mar 30th 2011, 11:53 AM 1,256 Views 0 Comments

Hot Hollywood star tipped to “reinvent” the Agatha Christie character of elderly lady detective.

# hollywood - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

Liam Neeson becomes first Irish goodwill ambassador for Unicef
# UNICEF
# UNICEF

Liam Neeson becomes first Irish goodwill ambassador for Unicef

Mar 29th 2011, 12:17 PM 1,220 Views 0 Comments

Actor joins elite tier of global ambassadors, alongside his mother-in-law Vanessa Redgrave.

# hollywood - Monday 28 March, 2011

Genetic mutation may have contributed to Liz Taylor's death
# Mutant
From The Daily Edge
# Mutant

Genetic mutation may have contributed to Liz Taylor's death

Mar 28th 2011, 6:24 PM 10,416 Views 0 Comments

The late actress’s remarkable eyes were actually down to a genetic mutation – she had two lines of eyelashes.

# hollywood - Friday 25 March, 2011

# hollywood - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor's memory lane: Slideshow
# Elizabeth Taylor
# Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor's memory lane: Slideshow

Mar 23rd 2011, 4:41 PM 2,480 Views 0 Comments

Veteran Hollywood actress Elizabeth Taylor has passed away today. We commemorate her life in pictures…

Liz Taylor reported dead at 79
# Liz Taylor
# Liz Taylor

Liz Taylor reported dead at 79

Mar 23rd 2011, 1:16 PM 1,586 Views 0 Comments

Star had been suffering heart problems and is reported to have died in hospital in LA.

# hollywood - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

He's a star! Bryan Adams gets a place on Hollywood Walk of Fame
# Walk Of Fame
From The Daily Edge
# Walk Of Fame

He's a star! Bryan Adams gets a place on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Mar 22nd 2011, 10:52 AM 391 Views 0 Comments

Canadian singer-songwriter said he was humbled by receiving his own star.

# hollywood - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Pint-sized version of Mr T rules himself out of St Patrick's Day celebrations
# St Patrick's Day
From The Daily Edge
# St Patrick's Day

Pint-sized version of Mr T rules himself out of St Patrick's Day celebrations

Mar 8th 2011, 3:26 PM 1,316 Views 0 Comments

Mini T is available to rent for parties but says: “I ain’t no leprechaun!”

Warner Bros begin renting movies digitally on Facebook
# Facebook
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook

Warner Bros begin renting movies digitally on Facebook

Mar 8th 2011, 9:58 AM 286 Views 0 Comments

The Dark Knight will be the first movie available for digital rental through the social networking site.

# hollywood - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Has Ashton Kutcher's Twitter been Punk'd?
# Twitter
From The Daily Edge
# Twitter

Has Ashton Kutcher's Twitter been Punk'd?

Mar 3rd 2011, 9:53 PM 2,063 Views 0 Comments

Two messages posted on the actor’s account earlier today suggest it was hacked, but RWW says it’s odd such a prolific user hasn’t deleted them yet.

# hollywood - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Joan Collins rushed to hospital after Oscars because of 'very tight gown'
# Beauty Hurts
From The Daily Edge
# Beauty Hurts

Joan Collins rushed to hospital after Oscars because of 'very tight gown'

Mar 2nd 2011, 1:31 PM 637 Views 0 Comments

Actress Joan Collins has disclosed that she fainted at the Vanity Fair Oscars bash after “squeezing” into a very tight dress.

The story of Jane Russell's adopted Irish son that nearly ended her career
# Jane Russell
# Jane Russell

The story of Jane Russell's adopted Irish son that nearly ended her career

Mar 2nd 2011, 9:28 AM 73,759 Views 0 Comments

The Hollywood star’s son was adopted from an Irish family in the 1950s in a move that nearly ended Russell’s career.

# hollywood - Sunday 27 February, 2011

Ireland's Top 5 most memorable Oscar moments
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From The Daily Edge
# Oscars

Ireland's Top 5 most memorable Oscar moments

Feb 27th 2011, 2:22 PM 3,229 Views 0 Comments

We bring you some of the best Irish moments from the Academy Awards.

# hollywood - Monday 21 February, 2011

Winslet: 'I was considered too fat for movies'
# Kate Winslet
From The Daily Edge
# Kate Winslet

Winslet: 'I was considered too fat for movies'

Feb 21st 2011, 10:07 PM 416 Views 0 Comments

The Oscar-winning actress reveals how she was regularly passed over for movie roles because of her size.

# hollywood - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Lindsay Lohan in court over alleged jewellery theft
# LiLo
From The Daily Edge
# LiLo

Lindsay Lohan in court over alleged jewellery theft

Feb 9th 2011, 12:30 PM 349 Views 1 Comment

Actress is accused of stealing a unique $2,500 necklace from a jewellery store in Venice, California, while on probation for drink driving offences.

# hollywood - Wednesday 26 January, 2011

And the winner is… five sports films for your consideration
# Movie Magic
From The42
# Movie Magic

And the winner is… five sports films for your consideration

Jan 26th 2011, 9:48 AM 419 Views 0 Comments

It’s Oscar season and Paul Ring has turned his phone off, bought the popcorn and is sitting comfortably. Here’s his favourite sport movies.

# hollywood - Saturday 20 November, 2010

Wesley Snipes ordered to start three-year jail sentence
# Jail Time
From The Daily Edge
# Jail Time

Wesley Snipes ordered to start three-year jail sentence

Nov 20th 2010, 4:26 PM 328 Views 0 Comments

A judge has ordered the Hollywood actor to begin a jail sentence for ‘deliberately failing to file tax returns’.

# hollywood - Friday 8 October, 2010

Film studio MGM proposes bankruptcy to write off $4bn debt
# Hollywood
From The Daily Edge
# Hollywood

Film studio MGM proposes bankruptcy to write off $4bn debt

Oct 8th 2010, 4:22 PM 1,089 Views 0 Comments

The studio wants to give its lenders a 95% stake in the studio – in a deal that will secure The Hobbit and James Bond.

# hollywood - Thursday 30 September, 2010

Tony Curtis - star of Some Like It Hot - dies at 85
# R.I.P.
From The Daily Edge
# R.I.P.

Tony Curtis - star of Some Like It Hot - dies at 85

Sep 30th 2010, 7:14 PM 285 Views 0 Comments

Tributes are paid to the much-loved veteran actor – Hollywood’s last link with the 1950s era – who died overnight.

# hollywood - Sunday 26 September, 2010

Lindsay Lohan escapes jail on $300,000 bail
# Lindsay Lohan
From The Daily Edge
# Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan escapes jail on $300,000 bail

Sep 26th 2010, 8:03 AM 135 Views 0 Comments

An arrest warrant was issued for the actor last week after she failed a court-appointed drug test.

# hollywood - Friday 10 September, 2010

Guess who is the highest-paid actor in Hollywood...
# Hollywood
From The Daily Edge
# Hollywood

Guess who is the highest-paid actor in Hollywood...

Sep 10th 2010, 9:21 PM 362 Views 0 Comments

Check out our slideshow of the 10 biggest earners on the silver screen.

# hollywood - Monday 26 July, 2010

Mould may have killed Brittany Murphy and husband
# Brittany Murphy
From The Daily Edge
# Brittany Murphy

Mould may have killed Brittany Murphy and husband

Jul 26th 2010, 3:48 PM 206 Views 0 Comments

Actress and her husband died of strikingly similar causes – five months apart.