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Leonardo DiCaprio has done a "spectacular" job in the The Revenant, says Jon Favreau

From his Titanic co-star Kate Winslet to this year’s Oscar nominee Eddie Redmayne, several Hollywood celebrities have come out in support of Leonardo DiCaprio, who they hope will take home his first Academy Award this year. Now actor and director Jon Favreau has also joined the chorus, saying The Revenant was a wonderful film and DiCaprio deserves an Oscar for his performance. Favreau, who is looking forward to the release

Star Wars: Disney CEO Bob Iger confirms Episode VIII production has begun

The upcoming Star Wars Episode VIII has officially begun production. Disney CEO Bob Iger announced on Wednesday (February 10) that Lucasfilm and director Rian Johnson have officially commenced principal photography on the sequel to Star Wars The Force Awakens, which minted over USD 2 billion worldwide, reports aceshowbiz.com. Star Wars Episode VIII filming was set to begin in January, but principal photography was pushed back a few weeks around the

Star Wars Creator George Lucas Not a Fan of The Force Awakens

Disney’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens may have turned out to be a great success at the box office but George Lucas, the creator of the Star Wars universe’, is not happy with the new movie, reported the Entertainment Weekly. In an interview with Charlie Rose, Mr Lucas, who sold the rights to Disney for $ 4 billion in 2012, refers to Star Wars movies as his “kids”. “I sold

George Lucas Apologises For Referring to Disney as White Slavers

Star Wars creator George Lucas has apologized for referring to Disney as “white slavers” in an interview, reported The Entertainment Weekly. The 71-year-old filmmaker issued a statement to clarify the comments that he made in an interview on the Charlie Rose Show, “I misspoke and used a very inappropriate analogy, and for that, I apologize. I have been working with Disney for 40 years and chose them as the custodians

Johnny Depp Almost Got Fired From Pirates of the Caribbean

Actor Johnny Depp says he almost got fired from his 2003 film Pirates of the Caribbean role for how he portrayed the character of Jack Sparrow, reports usmagazine.com. “They wanted to fire me,” Mr Depp, 52, said at a panel. “I fully expected to be fired, and I got a call from the upper echelon at Disney who were courageous enough to ask me, ‘What the f–k are you doing?’,”

Hannah Montana caused body dysmorphia in me: Miley Cyrus

Pop star Miley Cyrus says her titular character on popular Disney show “Hannah Montana” was in complete contrast to what she was in real life and by the end of four seasons, she developed “body dysmorphia”. The disorder is a type of chronic mental illness in which one cannot stop thinking about a flaw in his or her appearance. The 22-year-old “When I Look At You” hitmaker felt she was

Disney pulls plug on Tron 3

Disney has decided against moving ahead with the third installment of the sci-fi series Tron 3. The news comes after it was revealed that Tron: Legacy stars Garrett Hedlund and Olivia Wilde, along with director Joseph Kosinski, were set to reprise their roles for the new film. According to The Hollywood Reporter, preparations for filming were already underway in Vancouver before Disney pulled the plug on the project. The company is reported to want

Miley Cyrus claims Google more harmful to brain than drugs

Miley Cyrus has claimed that Google and Instagram are more harmful than drugs. While defending smoking weed, the 21-year-old former Disney star said that Googling yourself and reading Facebook comments are more harmful to the brain than drugs, the Stuff. co. nz reported. During the interview with Australian show Sunday Night, the ‘Wrecking Ball’ singer mentioned that she posts pictures of herself smoking pot on Instagram, because she is brought

'Iron Man' Robert Downey Jr highest-earning actor - Forbes

Robert Downey Jr, the star of Disney’s Marvel superhero film franchises “Iron Man,” and “The Avengers,” is Hollywood’s highest paid actor for the second consecutive year, with estimated earnings of $75 million, according to Forbes.com.The 49-year-old star made most of his money from June 2013 to June 2014 from “Iron Man 3,” which made $1.2 billion at the box office and assured him the top spot again in the annual

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs was born in San Francisco, California, on February 24, 1955, to two University of Wisconsin graduate students who gave him up for adoption. He was adopted at birth by Paul Reinhold Jobs (1922–1993) and Clara Jobs (1924–1986). The Jobs family moved from San Francisco to Mountain View, California when Jobs was five years old. The parents later adopted a daughter, Patty.Paul worked as a mechanic and a carpenter, and taught his

Miley Cyrus having a Ball Wrecking One Direction

Miley Cyrus remained firmly in the US show business spotlight Tuesday after her steamy new video set a viewing record on the Vevo.com website. “Wrecking Ball,” featuring the erstwhile Disney teen idol swinging topless on a wrecking ball, drew 19.3 million views in its first 24 hours online, said Vevo via Twitter. She handily broke the record previously held by the British boy band One Direction. Cyrus, 20, with an

Miley Cyrus bare chested in racy new photo shoot

Miley Cyrus has bared her boobs for a racy new photo shoot of Notion Magazine, soon after her controversial performance at the MTV VMAs. The former Disney star can be seen in the series of photos flashing her body in a see-through dress, skin tight white pants and crop tops, the New York Daily News reported. Cyrus’ gig, which consisted of some suggestive dance moves with ‘Blurred Lines’ hit maker Robin Thicke, at