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  • ‘Exodus: Gods And Kings’ Becomes Latest Film Criticized for Whitewashing Characters

    Aug 7, 14 by Qwest7 3 Comments

    *It’s beginning to look like any film set in ancient Egypt during biblical times will automatically be criticized for whitewashing its characters for the mainstream audiences. The Huffington Post reports that the upcoming film “Exodus: Gods and Kings” is the latest feature to catch negative feedback from movie watchers who have taken their anger to […]

  • Will Smith in Talks to Play First Doc to Find CTE in Football Player’s Brain

    Jun 6, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Will Smith is reportedly in talks to star in Ridley Scott’s untitled NFL drama, playing real life forensic neuropathologist Dr. Bennett Omalu, the first researcher to discover Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE) in the brain of a football player. CTE is a degenerative brain disease brought on by head trauma that is only discoverable post mortem. […]

  • Cameron Diaz Accused of Sounding Too Much Like Rihanna

    Nov 7, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Cameron Diaz had to dub her lines in the Ridley Scott film “The Counselor” after shooting wrapped because Fox executives felt her Barbadian character’s accent sounded too much like Rihanna’s. The revelation comes from The Hollywood Reporter, which also notes that the actress was less than pleased with the studio’s demand. Either way, it didn’t […]

  • Will Smith Eyes ‘Cain and Abel’ Film as Directorial Debut

    Jul 12, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Will Smith is looking to make his directorial debut on a film about the biblical story of Cain and Abel, reports Deadline.com. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] The project is in development at Sony and is being produced by Smith’s Overbrook Entertainment. According to Deadline, the script has been in Smith’s sights for some time […]

  • Trailer: Idris Elba in 20th Century Fox’s ‘Prometheus’

    Dec 22, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Following the release of several teasers, the official one-minute trailer of Ridley Scott’s sci-fi adventure “Prometheus,” featuring Idris Elba, has debuted online. The 20th Century Fox trailer opens with radio chatter that ends with a woman’s voice saying, “I was so wrong. I’m so sorry.” That’s the only dialogue spoken in the preview, which is […]

  • Idris Elba Joins Cast of Ridley Scott’s ‘Prometheus’

    Feb 28, 11 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *Idris Elba will join Sean Harris and Kate Dickie in the cast of Ridley Scott’s sci-fi epic “Prometheus,” according to the director himself via The Daily Mail. Scott also confirmed the previously announced casting of Noomi Rapace, Charlize Theron and Michael Fassbender and revealed that the actors, who’ve all signed secrecy clauses, were only allowed […]