George Orwell’s seminal literary work 1984 could be getting a new movie adaptation. The book has been adapted several times in TV and movies, the most recent being in 1984 in a version directed by Michael Radford and starring John Hurt, Richard Burton and Suzanna Hamilton.
The casting of Idris Elba, the English star of The Wire, as Nelson Mandela, in an upcoming film, has caused a row after the casting agent suggested South African actors are not tall enough to play the former South African president.
Stephen Fry, currently shooting his role as Master of the Laketown in The Hobbit, has criticised attempts by the production’s lawyers to force a Southampton pub to change its name.
Eddie Murphy’s latest comedy rated at 0% on Rotten Tomatoes, ranking it alongside such epic fails as Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star
Harry Potter stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint are rich enough to never work again – but who has the talent and ambition for adult success?
Two new trailers and a movie storybook reveal more clues about Joss Whedon’s upcoming Avengers film.