Mouthy murphy gets oscars gig
Published 17/09/2011 | 05:00
Following the disastrous outing by hosts Anne Hathaway and James Franco at this year's Oscars, the Academy have asked Eddie Murphy to host the 2012 awards.
It's a surprising choice, because although Murphy was an acclaimed stand-up comic back in the '80s, he was also notorious for his offensive outbursts.
alec not everyone's cup of coffee
Alec Baldwin is apparently considering running for mayor of New York, but, if he does, he may want to consider curtailing his activities on Twitter. Last week, he lost a potential voter when he posted an angry and possibly homophobic tweet about an employee in a Broadway Starbucks whose attitude displeased him.
arnie and co prove they're far from 'expendable'
Sylvester Stallone had a surprise hit last year with his retro action film The Expendables.
It featured brief cameos from his old friends Bruce Willis and Arnold Schwarzenegger, and both men have just agreed to play larger roles in an Expendables sequel, which could start shooting later this year.