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Cinderella has found her Prince Charming!
With Lily James cast in the main role of the live-action fairy-tale adaptation, today Richard Madden has joined as the prince.
Madden is best known for starring in Game of Thrones, as Robb Stark.
In addition to James and Madden, Cate Blanchett has been cast in the role of the wicked step-mother.
Kenneth Branagh will direct Cinderella, with production set to begin this fall.
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Ashley Greene is featured on the cover of yet another magazine.
Now, speaking to Manhattan, Greene opens up about two of her loves, along with her take on relationships…
Finding love: “You need someone who is going to help you make that better version of yourself. I need someone who is strong but supportive and who loves me—someone who isn’t afraid to call me on my sh*t.”
New York City: “I like the energy – it’s soMore >
Those of you who admire Justin Bieber will know his latest love, Selena Gomez was taken ill suddenly on Thursday, but all now seems okay.
The 18-year old Disney star made a short visit to an LA-area hospital last night to get the all-clear after being admitted Thursday night with symptoms of nausea and a bad headache.
Tests were conducted on Friday and the diagnosis was food poisoning with the added bane of exhaustion, but she’s now fit and well.
Selena became ill after a taping of Thursday’s ‘Tonight Show,’ but her handlers assure us no-one could tell.
“Selena was nothing but professional,”More >
Finally, the long wait on the prequel to The Lord of The Rings Trilogy is underway and currently filming in New Zealand. Orlando Bloom signs up and joins the cast of Peter Jackson’s “The Hobbit” prequel projects scheduled for release in 2012 and 2013.
Although Bloom’s previous elf character isn’t written in J.R.R Tolkien’s original novel, Jackson is excited to reveal that Middle Earth will once more revel in Legolas’ presence. The director can’t wait to work with Bloom and quips that as much as 10 years has passed by since Lord of The Rings brought Orlando’s stardom to great heights,More >
John Galliano was caught on camera last week, stating he loves Hitler and saying the woman filming him would have been gassed if that German leader were still alive.
The House of Dior proceeded to fire its creative designer, who has now spoken out… and denied the words we all heard him say.
“I completely deny the claims made against me and have fully cooperated with the police investigation,” Galliano said in a statement, referring to the fact that it’s a
(HMG Movie News) – A couple of highly anticipated Lord of the Rings cast members have signed on to return in The Hobbit, the two-pic adaptation of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel being directed by Peter Jackson. Ian McKellen will reportedly reprise his role as wizard Gandalf, while Andy Serkis has closed his deal to bring back Gollum, joining returning cast members Cate Blanchett (as Galadriel) and Elijah Wood (as Frodo), in The Hobbit. Christopher Lee is in talks to reprise the wizard Saruman, and Ian Holm is set to return as an older version of Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman is playing thatMore >
(HMG Celebrity News) Middle Earth revisionist history? Australian actress Cate Blanchett is set to reprise her role of elven leader Galadriel, the Lady of Lothlorien, in the Lord of the Rings prequel The Hobbit, despite that character’s absence from the book. The book contains practically no female characters, and some speculated that Hobbit director Peter Jackson, who also directed the trilogy, wants to add some female power to the two-part Hobbit. Jackson, who directed all three of the “Lord of the Rings” films is making two movies based on “The Hobbit,” the first of which will beMore >
What do Justin Bieber, New Moon, Lady Gaga, Gossip Girl, Iron Man and Glee have in common? They’re all really popular … and up for lots of Teen Choice Awards!
On August 9, the awards will be handed out on Fox, with Iron Man 2 and Gossip Girl leading with six nominations apiece and New Moon and Glee each securing five.
Other stars with multiple nods were Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Zoe Saldana, Kristen Bell, Steve Carell, Sam Worthington, Tina Fey, Rachel McAdams and many more.
Gossip Girl‘s Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley, Chace Crawford and Ed Westwick all got nods, as didMore >
Films opening this week include Robin Hood (with Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett), Letters to Juliet (Amanda Seyfried, Vanessa Redgrave), and Just Wright (Queen Latifah, Common). If those don’t interest you, there’s Iron Man 2, which looks as exciting and fast-paced as the first one, and with great graphics to boot. There’s also Clash of the Titans for a bit of Ray Harryhausen-inspired fun, The Losers for a gritty adaptation of the graphic novel of the same name, or A Nightmare on Elm Street, if you want a knuckle-gripping fright.
Upcoming films/ roles include: Mary J. Blige in a bio-pic aboutMore >