Heath Ledger’s Joker diary appears in video

A diary compiled by Heath Ledger while working on The Dark Knight can been seen in a video that has surfaced online. The footage appears to be a clip from an episode of the German documentary series Too Young to Die. The diary contains pages of cut-out clippings and photos of Ledger in character, accompanied … [Read the full story]

Batman’s Tumbler is in the Gumball rally

The Dark Knight looks set to take centre stage at this year’s Gumball 3000 rally with one race team unveiling an exact replica of Batman’s famous Tumbler car. International racing crew Team Galag will stand out from the crowd in their version of the sleek jet black supercar driven by Batman in Christopher Nolan’s The … [Read the full story]

Batman helps out Bradford police

A man dressed as Batman has delivered another man to police who was wanted in connection with fraud offences. The caped crusader was captured on CCTV at Trafalgar House police station in the city of Bradford, England. Police said: “The person who brought the man in was dressed in a full Batman outfit. His identity … [Read the full story]

Brad Pitt would ‘make a great me’

Mark E. Smith of The Fall has suggested that Brad Pitt should play him in a film of his life. Smith was asked about actor Sam Riley’s portrayal of him in the 2002 film 24 Hour Party People with the frontman stating he is not a fan of musical biopics in general. “It’s those film … [Read the full story]

Adele album is the worst Xmas pressie

The most unwanted gift this Christmas was Adele’s best selling album, 21. Some 47,315 copies of the CD were traded in online from Christmas Day. The next most rejected was Olympic ceremony star Emeli Sande’s Our Version of Events, with 41,038 copies ditched. One Direction’s Up All Night flopped with 37,846 CDs cashed in. The … [Read the full story]

Emily Blunt may play lead in Transcendence

Emily Blunt is reportedly in contention to play the female lead in Transcendence, an upcoming sci-fi film starring Johnny Depp. Transcendence will be the first film directed by longtime Christopher Nolan collaborator, Wally Pfister. Pfister won an Academy Award for Best Cinematography for his work on 2010’s Inception, while his impressive CV also includes credits … [Read the full story]

The winner to the ‘Classic One-Liner’ quiz

Well, this little competition took a while to get going…but after a while, we were getting a lot of entries, so the competition was left open a little longer. First, we’ll give you the answers, and after, the winner and their result. 1. We’re gonna need a bigger boat. – JAWS 2. She places the … [Read the full story]

Masked gunman shoots filmgoers at Batman movie

A masked gunman broke into a Denver cinema and shot dead at least 12 people and wounded 38 others, including children, during a late-night screening of the new Batman movie. James Holmes, 24, entered the mall in Aurora, Colorado dressed in black and wearing a gas mask and bullet-proof vest and set off a smoke … [Read the full story]

Liam Neeson looks happy with girlfriend Freya

He suffered the heartbreak of losing his beloved wife Natasha Richardson two years ago – but Schindler’s List and Taken star Liam Neeson appears to have found happiness again as he holidays in the south of France with girlfriend Freya St Johnston. The pair appeared very much in love yesterday as they strolled at Club … [Read the full story]

Australians have no time for P-Rick Stein and other pretentious TV chefs

Fish master Rick Stein’s influence on the Cornish port of Padstow has earned it the nickname of Padstein. But a new, more personal, renaming attempt is less than complimentary. Pranksters have put a ‘P’ in front of ‘Rick’, on a sign at his Bannisters eaterie at Mollymook Beach, New South Wales. You can’t blames us … [Read the full story]