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Fun news for all you “Willy Wonka” fans: That iconic scene when Gene Wilder makes his grand entrance from his Chocolate Factory, loses his cane, then somersaults and pops up to great applause? It was all Wilder’s idea.

In a note from Gene Wilder to director Mel Stuart, Wilder pitches that scene in great detail, saying it’s important “because from that time on, no one will know if

Last week, Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman allegedly saved the life of an ailing jogger. The actor even waited until help arrived, thus dispelling — at least for a few days — the notion that all celebrities are absolute jerks.

(Dustin’s heroics may also explain why he was looking so sad at this year’s Golden Globes. There was no one around for him to save!)

Not to be outdone, Mila Kunis played hero… Continue reading Celebrity Heroes: Dustin Hoffman, Kate Winslet And Other Actors Who've Saved Lives

 ‘American Horror Story’ season 2 scoop: Ryan Murphy teases which actors will return and where it will be setLast night, Ryan Murphy appeared on Bravo’s Watch What Happens Live with host Andy Cohen and dished out some scoop on American Horror Story‘s second season. First, during a round of Cohen’s nightly game “Plead the Fifth,” Murphy revealed that Golden Globe and SAG Award winner Jessica Lange will make an appearance during AHS season 2 (A rep for the show’s… Continue reading ‘American Horror Story’ season 2 scoop: Ryan Murphy teases which actors will return and where it will be set

This weekend, Daniel Radcliffe stars in the horror film “The Woman in Black.” The lead role is an important and likely nerve-wracking next step for the 22-year-old British actor. Best known for playing the lead role in the “Harry Potter” movies, “Woman in Black” represents the first flick for Radcliffe, post-Hogwarts.

As if you needed a reminder, the “Harry Potter” film series has grossed a combined $ 7 billion around the… Continue reading Child Stars Drew Barrymore, Macaulay Culkin, Kirsten Dunst And More: How Kid Actors Fared When They Grew Up

When Zachary Quinto came out to New York magazine he was shocked to find that his sexual preference had become “global news.”

While the actor reiterated that he was “really glad that that’s the way it all unfolded” it turns out that other homosexual actors do not share Quinto’s sentiment.

A recent survey reveals that gay actors still believe that coming out influences the type of roles they are offered. According to… Continue reading Gay Actors Poll: Homosexual Stars Feel Coming Out Causes Discrimination