Tag Archives: Boxers

Red Carpet: “A Haunted House 2”

There’s nothing worse than an ex-girlfriend scorned. Unless it’s a demonic ex-girlfriend scorned. Marlon Wayans, Jaime Pressly, Gabriel Iglesias and Cedric the Entertainer were among the film’s cast on the red carpet Wednesday night at LALive for the premiere of “A Haunted House 2.” No one was frightened away from[...]

Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie confirm their engagement

HollywoodNews.com: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are officially engaged as the stars have confirmed the rumors after Jolie was spotted wearing an engagement ring. Pitt’s manager Cynthia Pett-Dante commented that the two are engaged and that Pitt did help design the ring as rumored, states UsMagazine.com. “Yes, it’s confirmed. It is[...]

How Brad Pitt is celebrating his Oscar nomination

HollywoodNews.com: Brad Pitt was nominated for a Best Actor Oscar this year, and after finding out this morning, he knew just how he was going to celebrate. Pitt spoke to the ‘Today’ show by phone soon after he found out the good news and revealed what his family has in store[...]

Brad Pitt clarifies his recent retirement comment

HollywoodNews.com: Brad Pitt recently commented that he’ll be acting for just three more years, but now he is clarifying the statement that surprised many. Pitt does still plan on working in film, but is going to soon make a transition, states UsMagazine.com. “I wasn’t actually putting an exact deadline on my[...]

Oscars: Brad Pitt contemplating retirement? – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: Brad Pitt’s enjoying some of the strongest reviews of his long career for his multi-faceted turn in Bennett Miller’s “Moneyball.” His producing shingle, Plan B, is filling its plate with coveted projects. And he has a very busy home life, raising multiple children with fellow A-list partner[...]

Spike Lee casts “Attack the Block” star in HBO drama

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: That was fast. In our story yesterday reporting Spike Lee’s deal with HBO to shoot a pilot surrounding Mike Tyson’s early days, we wondered who the director would cast as the savage heavyweight fighter. The answer is John Boyega. Currently starring in “Attack the Block,” Boyega has been[...]

Spike Lee directing Mike Tyson pilot for HBO

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Spike Lee and “Entourage” creator Doug Ellin want to get in the ring with Mike Tyson, and HBO is helping to make it happen. The cable network has ordered a pilot for “Da Brick,” a drama that reportedly would be based on the early days of Tyson. THR[...]

Brad Pitt plays real-life hero on film set

HollywoodNews.com: Brad Pitt may be used to playing a variety of characters in movies, but he recently stepped into the real-life role of a hero on the set of ‘World War Z.’ While filming a scene where extras were in a chaotic setting as zombies were invading, a female extra slipped[...]

Sugar Ray Leonard talks about movie based on memoir

HollywoodNews.com: Boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard is in talks about a movie deal for his well-received autobiography with Michael Arkush, “The Big Fight: My Life in and out of the Ring.” Asked who he wants to play him, the former champ doesn’t miss a beat: “Brad Pitt.” But[...]

Mark Wahlberg confirms “Fighter” sequel, reveals plot details

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Spike TV’s “Guys Choice: awards filmed in Los Angeles over the weekend, with several celebrities attending to pick up trophies like “Funniest M.F.” (to Jim Carrey) and the “Brass Balls” award (to Keith Richards). But in between the pats on the back, some news broke. Accepting the trophy[...]
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