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Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling and Christian Bale to team up for ‘The Big Short’ Hollywood A-listed actors Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling and Christian Bale have been roped in to star together in a financial drama based on a bestselling book by Michael Lewis.Lewis’ nonfiction book tells the story of the build-up of the housing and credit bubble during the 2000s that led to the financial crisis of 2007-2010. The book follows several key people who played a role in creating the disastrous credit bubble. Hollywood’s big names have been roped in to play the key roles in an upcoming movie.According to foreign media reports, Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling and Christian Bale are in talks to star in ‘The Big Short’, an adaptation of Michael Lewis's bestselling book of the same name. Pitt and his Plan B production company are set to produce the film, with a script from Adam McKay.Pitt is very keen about getting the movie to the big screen, he has previously ...

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Fawad Khan to play lead opposite Priyanka Chopra? Pakistani heartthrob Fawad Khan is being considered to play the lead opposite to Bollywood versatile actress Priyanka Chopra in her upcoming film ‘Madamji’. According to Indian media reports, Grapevine suggests that Priyanka Chopra might be considering ‘Khoobsurat’ actor Fawad Khan to star opposite her in her debut production venture ‘Madamji’. The film is being directed by Madhur Bhandarkar and revolves around an item girl who turns politician. Fawad Khan after making his big Bollywood debut ...

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Amitabh Bachchan wants to romance Deepika, Katrina and Priyanka The superstar of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan has expressed his secret desire to play romantic lead against Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif and Priyanka Chopra among others. During a recent interview to Times of India, Big B was asked to reveal one of his unfulfilled desire as an actor to which he said, “Time is not on my side, so unfortunately when I see all the young talent, I want to be in every frame with them. ...

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Shahrukh Khan immortalized in a life size 3D model King of Bollywood Shahrukh Khan has acquired a life-size 3D printed model of himself in his signature pose by his own production house Redchillies VFX.According to Indian media reports, it is a gift to the actor from the VFX division of his production house Red Chillies and 3D design firm Autodesk India. The VFX division of Red Chillies is known for its innovation and excellence in special effects and has proven it again. SRK took ...

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Hollywood set for Oscar nominations LOS ANGELES: Hollywood is counting down the hours before the unveiling early Thursday of nominees for this year's Oscars, the climax of Tinseltown's awards season.Coming-of-age drama "Boyhood" and dark comedy "Birdman" are expected to be among the frontrunners for coveted Best Picture honors. "The Imitation Game," "Selma," "The Theory of Everything" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel" should also be in the hunt for Oscars gold.The nominated films, actors and filmmakers will be revealed at a ...

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Iranian dissident film, Kidman movie due at Berlin fest BERLIN: A new movie by dissident Iranian director Jafar Panahi and a period drama starring Nicole Kidman and Robert Pattinson will premiere at next month's Berlin film festival, organisers said Wednesday.The 65th annual event running February 5 to 15 will feature the first screening of "Taxi" by Panahi, who was detained for a documentary he tried to make on the unrest following Iran's disputed 2009 presidential election and officially banned from making more films for ...

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Selena Gomez joins Paul Rudd in ‘The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving’ Singer Selena Gomez is coming back on the big screen. The singer turned actress who was last seen in ‘Spring Breakers’ is all set to return back to acting in ‘The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving’.According to media reports, “The singer turned actress Selena Gomez has confirmed a new movie on twitter. Selena wrote, “finally able to share my new movie, Meet Dot’”. The singer Selena Gomez is starring opposite the handsome ‘Antman’ actor, Paul Rudd. ...