R.I.P. Rod Taylor

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R.I.P. Rod Taylor

Sydney-born Australian actor Rod Taylor, best known as the star of George Pal's original film adaptation of "The Time Machine" and Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds," died Wednesday of a heart attack in Los Angeles. He was 84.

Taylor made his feature debut in 'Time,' the 1960 screen version of H.G. Wells' classic. He followed that up voicing the lead dog in Disney's "101 Dalmatians" and delivered a strong performance in "The Birds".

Yet his career never really soared as high after ...


Matt Bomer To Play HBO TV's Montgomery Clift

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Matt Bomer To Play HBO TV's Montgomery Clift

"White Collar" and "The Normal Heart" star Matt Bomer is set to play hunky 1950s actor Montgomery Clift in an HBO TV movie.

Set after he broke through to stardom in the John Wayne western "Red River" the story centers on the complicated life of Clift (Bomer) as he becomes deeply involved with a young Elizabeth Taylor following the filming of "A Place in the Sun".

The closeted Clift went on to an iconic role in "From Here to Eternity" in 1953, but was caught up in a car crash i ...


Joe Cornish Wants To Helm "Star Trek 3"?

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Joe Cornish Wants To Helm "Star Trek 3"?

Joe Cornish has reportedly emerged as the favorite contender to direct the third installment of the "Star Trek" film franchise at Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions.

Cornish would takeover for J.J. Abrams who can't return due to his commitment to helm "Star Wars: Episode VII".

Cornish made his feature directorial debut on the acclaimed aliens invade a London slum tale "Attack The Block," and worked with Edgar Wright on the scripts for "The Adventures Of Tintin" and Ma ...


Another Controversy From Aditya Pancholi

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Another Controversy From Aditya Pancholi

After being booked for attacking his 55-year-old neighbour in Versova area in Mumbai and as Sooraj Pancholi was arrested under the allegation of abetting the suicide of his girlfriend Nafisa aka Jiah Khan the Pancholi family has been under the radar ever since.

Aditya Pancholi has been accused of assault by a TV channel reporter in Mumbai,the report says that her hand was apparently hurt by Pancholi’s car and her camera was also smashed. The incident happened recently when she w ...


Bella Thorne, Kyra Sedgwick Sign On For "Big Sky"

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Bella Thorne, Kyra Sedgwick Sign On For "Big Sky"

Bella Thorne ("Shake It Up!") and Kyra Sedgwick ("The Closer") have signed on for the lead roles in Jorge Michel Grau's thriller "Big Sky".

The pair play a mother and daughter on their way to a desert facility to help the teen deal with her paralysing agoraphobia.

They soon find themselves attacked by gunmen, with the teen having to fight her own demons for the duo to survive.

Frank Grillo and Aaron Tveit also star. Randy Manis, Matthew Salloway and Christina Papagjika ...