21 May 2012

Original Willy Wonka Costume For Sale

Historical movie memorabilia including the original Willy Wonka costume worn by Gene Wilder in the 1971 film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory will be going up for auction this coming July.

While a plethora of items from the iconic 1971 film are set to fall under the gavel the undisputed showpiece of the auction is Gene Wilder’s Willy Wonka signature costume. The outfit consists of a purple velvet frock coat, camelhair and wool slacks, violet lame vest and a satin bow tie. The outfit which rightfully deserves it place on a pedestal amongst the most iconic costumes in cinematic history is currently on a tour around the USA and it is estimated that it will sell for around $120,000.

15 Aug 2011

Kristen Stewart: I love me a vampire

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Kristen Stewart may be tempted to sport vampire fancy dress when the Twilight saga ends, as she has revealed she is a big fan of the supernatural creatures.

The actress told Bang Showbiz she first read Stephanie Meyer's novels as a teenager – before being cast as Bella Swann – and really related to the story and its characters.

"I f***ing love me a vampire. I was 17 when I read Twilight and at the time it was so perfect for me.

"Vampires are a little

09 Aug 2011

Dirty Dancing to be remade

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Dirty Dancing is to get a 21st century remake, it has been revealed.

The hit 1980s film will be brought to life for a new generation by Lionsgate, with High School Musical choreographer Kenny Ortega to organise all the dance moves.

It is not yet known who will play lead characters Johnny Castle and Frances 'Baby' Houseman, who were portrayed so memorably by Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey in the 1987 original.

"The opportunity to direct Dirty Dancing

03 Aug 2011

Uproar erupts on Twitter over Paul Daniels’ Sooty-related injury

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All kinds of rumours set off on Twitter today (August 3rd 2011) when it was reported that Paul Daniels had been rushed to hospital after being injured by Sooty the puppet.

The Sun was the first to tell the story, explaining that Daniels had been filming a TV show with the little yellow bear when the accident occurred.

Sooty had to throw a pizza at the magician, but he apparently didn't know his own strength and flung the doughy creation right in his face, hard.

According to

19 Jul 2011

Daniel Craig is as secretive as Bond over wedding

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Daniel Craig has been speaking about his recent wedding for the first time – but he appears to have taken inspiration from his alter ago James Bond, as he ended up revealing very little.

The 43-year-old is known to have married actress Rachel Weisz in a ceremony in New York last month following a whirlwind romance.

No doubt hoping to hear some interesting anecdotes about the nuptials, the media waited with baited breath as Craig spoke about it recently, but we're still

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