Clint Eastwood to direct Paris attack movie

Clint Eastwood is to direct the heroic true story of three Americans who stopped a terrorist plot on a train bound for Paris. The as yet untitled project will be based on The 15:17 To Paris: The True Story Of A Terrorist, A Train, And Three American Heroes, the book...

The X-Files revived for new series… again

Cult TV show The X-Files will return for a 10-part series, bringing Fox Mulder and Dana Scully back to our screens. The truth is still out there, and creator Chris Carter has once again teamed up with Twentieth Century Fox to look for it. “Iconic characters,...

International Man Booker Prize authors revealed

A shortlist has been revealed for this year’s prestigious Man Booker International Prize. The UK-based award celebrates works of translated fiction and is given to both the author and English-language translator. Each shortlisted author and translator has...

Will Smith tipped for Genie role in Aladdin

Will Smith is reportedly Disney’s first choice to play the Genie in a live-action remake of the 1992 animated classic, Aladdin. The studio will hoping for more success after its live-action movie Beauty And The Beast, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens,...

Boyega: I was stopped 'every time' at airports

Star Wars actor John Boyega has revealed he suffered “consistent” security checks at airports when “hustling and auditioning” in Los Angeles. The 25-year-old told the Evening Standard magazine: “I’d get cheap flights and stay there...

Katy Perry criticised for Hindu goddess picture

Katy Perry has been criticised by Indian fans after posting a picture of the Hindu goddess Kali on Instagram. The drawing was followed by the caption: “Current mood.” It was deemed offensive by some Indian users, who condemned the pop star for “using...