June 29, 2010 | 4:56pm EST
Dallas Howard’s Hair Raising Problem
Bryce Dallas Howard had to wear a wig during scenes in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse – after showing up on set with dyed hair.
The actress fears she may have upset producers because she wasn’t sporting her trademark ginger look when she arrived to shoot her role in the sequel.
She tells WENN, “I think I flew out on a Monday or Tuesday to go and…
June 29, 2010 | 11:45am EST
Jonah Hill Takes Boozy Acting Lessons
Funnyman Jonah Hill has perfected the art of looking drunk in a movie – he downs a bottle of vodka before the cameras roll.
The actor plays an alcohol-loving teenager in 2007 comedy Superbad, and he made sure his portrayal was realistic by boozing before his scenes.
And the tactic worked so well, he used it again for his role in new movie Get Him to…
June 29, 2010 | 7:35am EST
The Karate Kid Causes Outrage Down Under
The Karate Kid has sparked outrage in Australia, with campaigners condemning the movie for showing “brutal” violence inappropriate for children.
The picture, starring Jackie Chan and Will Smith’s son Jaden, was originally rated M – recommended only for mature audiences – but after an appeal from distribution chiefs at Sony Pictures, it was downgraded to a PG (parental guidance advised).
The decision makes the…
June 28, 2010 | 11:10am EST
Lautner Will Be Loyal To Twilight
Taylor Lautner has promised Twilight producers he won’t turn his back on the franchise that made him a Hollywood star.
The 18-year-old has become an overnight star since portraying Jacob Black in the vampire film series, and admits he’s having a tough time landing roles that don’t call for him to go shirtless and showcase his chiseled abs.
But he insists he won’t shun the role…
June 28, 2010 | 11:05am EST
Smith Sequel Was Too Close To Home For Jolie & Pitt
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt scrapped plans to star in a sequel to Mr & Mrs Smith when they realized the movie mirrored their real lives.
The couple met and fell in love on the set of the 2005 film, while Pitt was still married to Jennifer Aniston. They later began dating after Pitt and Aniston split.
Both stars considered reprising their roles as assassins, but…
June 27, 2010 | 6:30pm EST
Reilly Hates Hairy Roles
Chicago star John C. Reilly refuses to get hairy for a film role – because he can’t stand the idea of spending hours in a make-up chair.
The impatient actor admits he has turned down lucrative film offers because the role demanded too much prosthetic preparation.
He explains, “I know after 20 minutes I get huffy. I just know myself. I was offered something…