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Shekhar Kapur, Julia Roberts team up for biopic

Internationally acclaimed Indian filmmaker Shekhar Kapur is reportedly gearing up to direct a biopic of famed English explorer George Mallory to be produced by Hollywood star Julia Roberts and director Kevin Townsend.
Mallory is remembered as having said, “Because it’s there” in reply to the question “Why do you want to climb Mt. Everest?” He and [...] Continue reading Shekhar Kapur, Julia Roberts team up for biopic

Shekhar Kapur on Cannes feature film jury

Internationally acclaimed Indian filmmaker Shekhar Kapur will be on the jury panel at the prestigious 63rd Cannes Film Festival, being held May 12-23.
Kapur, known for his movies “Masoom”, “Mr.India” “Bandit Queen” and international projects “Elizabeth” and “Elizabeth – The Golden Age”, will be on the feature film jury panel along with director Tim Burton, British [...] Continue reading Shekhar Kapur on Cannes feature film jury

‘Sherlock Holmes’ director Guy Ritchie was recently spotted getting cosy with a mystery woman.
The 41-year-old filmmaker was seen arm-in-arm with a tall blonde at a pub in London.
Apparently, the pair’s rendezvous began at Ritchie’s own pub ‘The Punchbowl’
“Judging by the body language it was clear this wasn”t a first date for these two,” [...] Continue reading Guy Ritchie spotted ‘getting cosy with mystery blonde’

Alex Reid wants to fight Guy Ritchie

Alex Reid has said that he wants to have a fight with filmmaker Guy Ritchie and play a role in his movie if he wins.
Jordan’s husband Reid feels that Ritchie will be a good competitor as he is a black belt in Brazilian form of martial arts Jiu-jitsu, reports The Mirror.
“He’’s probably pretty good, he [...] Continue reading Alex Reid wants to fight Guy Ritchie

Rock star Pete Doherty has been charged for allegedly providing drugs to filmmaker Robin Whitehead who died of a suspected overdose in January.
The English musician was arrested but got bailed after police saw a footage Whitehead had filmed at a flat in Homerton, East London.
It showed Doherty, 31, and others taking heroin and crack.
He [...] Continue reading Pete Doherty accused of supplying drugs that killed Robin Whitehead