For those moms struggling to get their babies to sleep, spare a thought for Ben Kilham.
The 60-year-old New Hampshire man is trying to get 27 orphan bear cubs to sleep throughout the winter, with limited success.
Known as the area’s “bear rehabilitator,” every year for the last two decades he has acted a surrogate mom to about five to six bear cubs orphaned during hunting season.
PHOTOS: Mark And Dawn Dumas… Continue reading The Bear Whisperer: Man Is Surrogate Mother To 27 Cubs
Coming off the paws of Clifford the Big Red Dog getting the big-screen treatment, across the pond, another beloved children’s character is being adapted into a feature film.
According to Variety, Studiocanal is partnering with “Harry Potter” bigwig David Heyman to adapt Michael Bond’s Paddington Bear. Paul King (“The Mighty Boosh”) will direct the movie, which will be half-CGI, half-live-action.
Paddington has enjoyed great success in the children’s literature world, having sold… Continue reading Paddington Bear Movie: Book To Be Developed Into Feature Film
New York Magazine’s Vulture is reporting on the marital drama Infinitely Polar Bear , produced by J.J. Abrams and directed by screenwriter Maya Forbes ( Monsters vs. Aliens ), saying that Zoe Saldana and Mark Ruffalo are set to star in it with plans to start filming in September.
Described as a darker dramatic version of the ’80s comedy Mr. Mom , starring Michael Keaton, Ruffalo will play a bipolar family… Continue reading Saldana & Ruffalo Paired for Infinitely Polar Bear