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Principal photography has begun on “BEN-HUR” starring Jack Huston (“AMERICAN HUSTLE”) as Judah Ben-Hur and Morgan Freeman (“THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION”)

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures and Paramount Pictures, a division of Viacom, Inc., announced today that principal photography has begun on “BEN-HUR” starring Jack Huston (“AMERICAN HUSTLE”) as Judah Ben-Hur, Morgan Freeman (“THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION”) as Ilderim, Toby Kebbell (“DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES”) as Messala and Nazanin Boniadi (“HOMELAND”) as[...]

Russell Crowe done with smoking, gave up cigarettes for his kids

HollywoodNews.com: ‘Gladiator’ star Russell Crowe has admitted he gave up cigarettes when his son saw him have a sneaky smoke. The 46-year-old actor revealed why he gave up the habit during a press conference where it was announced he would narrate a live production of ‘Ben Hur.’ He said[...]

Academy to pay tribute to life and career of Petro Vlahos

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will pay tribute to the life and career accomplishments of special effects inventor and engineer Petro Vlahos on Thursday, July 29, at 8 p.m. at the Academy’s Linwood Dunn Theater in Hollywood. Presented by the Academy’s Science and Technology Council, the[...]