'Lincoln,' 'Les Mis,' 'Playbook' lead SAG awards Steven Spielberg's Civil War saga "Lincoln," the Victor Hugo musical adaptation "Les Miserables" and the lost-soul romance "Silver Linings Playbook" lead the Screen Actors Guild Awards with four nominations each.... More
'Transformer' robot made at MIT It may not look like a character from the Transformer franchise, but a tiny robot made in the US is able to change shape. Built at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), it uses magnets to mimic molecules that fold themselves into complex shapes. More
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Michael Bay: Spielberg Wanted To Fire Megan Fox From 'Transformers' After Her Hitler Remarks Michael Bay says Steven Spielberg demanded he dismiss Megan Fox from the third “Transformers” film after she compared Bay to Hitler. Bay tells GQ magazine in an article appearing in its July issue that Spielberg, who is an executive producer on the ... 06/21/2011 - 9:32 am | View Link
Michael Bay Says Spielberg Told Him To Fire Megan Fox Over Her 'Hitler' Remark Granted, there were lots of legitimate reasons for Michael Bay to fire Megan Fox off the Transformers franchise a year ago. (Refresh your memory by re-reading, MICHAEL BAY’S REVENGE! No More Megan.) But now the Transformers 3 director gives GQ this ... 06/21/2011 - 5:13 am | View Link
Bay: Spielberg said fire Megan Fox from 'Transformers' As preparations were under way to shoot "Transformers: Dark of the Moon," actress Megan Fox told a British magazine that director Michael Bay "wants to be like Hitler on his sets" and that he's "a nightmare to work for." A few months later, Fox, 25, was ... 06/21/2011 - 12:22 am | View Link
Michael Bay: Steven Spielberg Told Me to Fire Megan Fox Michael Bay says Steven Spielberg told him to fire Megan Fox from the Transformers franchise after she told Wonderland magazine that the director "wants to be like Hitler on his sets." "She was in a different world, on her BlackBerry. You gotta stay ... 06/20/2011 - 10:50 pm | View Link
Steven Spielberg Pushed Michael Bay to Fire Megan Fox on 'Transformers' Executive producer Steven Spielberg was the one who pushed for Megan Fox to be fired from the third Transformers movie, according to director Michael Bay. Bay revealed more than a week before Transformers: Dark of the Moon is to be released, the Hitler ... 06/20/2011 - 5:50 pm | View Link
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Megan Fox Megan Denise Fox (born May 16, 1986) is an American actress and model. She began her acting career in 2001, with several minor television and film roles, and played a ... 10/29/2014 - 8:58 am | View Website
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So Who Exactly Fired Megan Fox From Transformers 3 ... I don’t know about the rest of you but I am having a horribly stressful day but it cannot be as bad as Megan Fox’s day is going. She was fired as we all know from ... 10/27/2014 - 7:59 pm | View Website
Why Michael Bay Fired Megan Fox from Transformers GQ's Michael Bay July 2011 story reveals Steven Spielberg told Michael Bay to fire Megan Fox 10/26/2014 - 7:53 pm | View Website
In his secrecy-shrouded sci-fi extravaganza "Interstellar," filmmaker Christopher Nolan isn't just taking audiences to outer space.
"The idea was that they'd been designed to put humans at ease during extended periods of time," said "Interstellar" screenwriter Jonathan Nolan.
The sleek grey 'bots, which can be briefly glimpsed in the movie's trailers, are walking-and-talking rectangular slabs of shiny metal that operate like a cross between a Swiss army knife and an iPhone.
Paramount declined to provide images of the characters for this story.
In "Interstellar," out next Wednesday, a particularly acerbic robot named TARS (portrayed by Bill Irwin) accompanies a team of astronauts led by Matthew McConaughey's pilot Cooper to find humankind a new home after an ecological disaster wrecks Earth.
In an interview with The Associated Press, "Interstellar" writer-director Christopher Nolan discussed his vision of the robots, their artificial intelligence and importance to the film's story:
In my brother's draft, he was really into robots and artificial intelligence.
The robots are presented as being physically superior to humans and able to lift heavier things and follow orders perfectly.
When the Japanese singer-songwriter Miyavi came to Los Angeles for the first time in 2006, he had none of the clichéd rock-star aspirations of breaking into acting. A flashy, high-energy musician known for his unconventional finger-slapping style of guitar playing, he simply wanted to
Hardcore Legend Mick Foley has explained why he turned down an offer to play Santa Claus in New Girl.
Writing on his Facebook, Foley notes that the New Girl star, Zooey Deschanel, is one of his favourite actresses, and that saying 'No' was indeed "heartbreaking!"
"I got the inquiry from my agent (I wasn't definitely 'in', but really think I would have gotten the role)," Foley writes, "and was absolutely thrilleduntil I saw that the role called for me to be a rather sleazy St Nick, throwing some sexual innuendos at the lovely Ms Deschanel - and unfortunately, I just can't do that as Santa."
Foley admits that had he been playing a variation on himself, he'd have no problem being a sleazy degenerate.