Film

WARNER BROS SUES OVER ‘HARRY POTTER’ CONDOMS

Via Digital Spy The makers of the Harry Potter movies are reportedly suing a Swiss prophylactic company over its ‘Harry Popper’ branded condoms. According to newspaper Bote, Warner Bros is taking legal action against the company, claiming that they are breaching copyright. The package artwork for the ‘Harry Popper’ brand shows a purple, glasses-wearing condom twirling a wand with its tongue extended. Continue Reading…. I’m sorry but… ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha! []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: NOEL CLARKE

The problem was I got a bit soft, I got a bit friendly i got a bit emotional. I started worrying and focusing too much on helping others. And I did help a lot of people. I don’t need to name them, I know who they are, You know who they are, they know who they are. I was always on this – “Gotta write a part for that guy, Gotta bring in that girl”. How can i help this person, how can []

UK FILM NEWS: NOEL CLARKE TO MAKE ADULTHOOD SEQUEL?

Well this will come as a big surprise if true.  I’m sure he made a point of saying that there would not be a Adulthood sequel.  Anyway… According to Digital Spy Hood 3 could potentially continue the story of Clarke’s reformed Kidulthood and Adulthood character Sam Peel, sci-fi noir Reign Of Death and the previously announced 2012 Olympics sports film Fast Girls are among the projects in development. “I’m not interested in sitting back and being safe,” said Clarke. “We will actively try to []

UK NEWS: FILM GROUP SIGNS DEAL WITH NOEL CLARKE

  Via Variety Film group Icon, which is owned by Len Blavatnik’s U.S.-based company Access Industries, has inked an exclusive first-look deal with thesp-scribe-helmer-producer Noel Clarke, winner of the 2009 BAFTA Orange Rising Star Award, and his shingle Unstoppable Ent. The pact gives Icon the option to finance, sell and distribute everything Unstoppable produces, which is anticipated to be one or two films a year in the $5 million – $10 million range. Clarke will either pen, helm, produce or star in all pics. As []

ACTOR COREY HAIM DIES

Actor Corey Haim has died aged 38. The 80s teen star had appeared in the classic film The Lost Boys and more recently in the reality show The Two Corey’s along side friend and former teen star Corey Feldman. Rest In Peace Corey Haim.

BRITISH ACTOR AML AMEEN CAST IN NEW NBC LAW DRAMA

British actor Aml Ameen, a former star of ITV’s The Bill and acclaimed Brit urban flick Kidulthood, has been cast as one of the leads in a hot new Hollywood legal drama. Kindreds is produced by multiple Emmy award-winning producer David E Kelley (L.A Law, Ally McBeal, The Practice, Chicago Hope) and, as cited in the L.A Times this week, ‘follows a curmudgeonly ex-patent lawyer and his group of misfit associates’. It is being made by US TV network NBC. This is Aml’s []

BAFTA AWARDS PICTURES (LONDON)

The 201o BAFTA Awards took place in London last night and as usual it was a “luvvie-fest”. But congratulations goes out to Mo’Nique for winning Best Supporting Actress for her role in Precious.  Click HERE to view more photographs.

UK MUSIC: BASHY FT LOICK – WHEN THE SKY FALLS

When The Sky Falls is taken from the Shank film soundtrack (it’s the theme song), and also stars rapper Bashy. When The Sky Falls is no Kidulthood to Adulthood, which as far as I am concerned is Bashy’s best track to date! But the youngsters will probably like it. Your thoughts please. Hit or Miss?