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RADCLIFFE SAYS HE’S ‘WEIRDED OUT” BY QUESTIONS ABOUT GAY SEX

January 21, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

It would seem to be a long leap from playing Harry Potter to playing beat poet Allen Ginsberg, but 23-year-old Daniel Radcliffe suggests it’s all in a day’s work. Radcliffe told MTV News that he was “weirded out” by all of the questions put to him at the Sundance Film Festival about the gay sex […]

RADCLIFFE — MIFFED ABOUT ACADEMY SNUB OF HARRY

February 9, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Daniel Radcliffe says that he felt disheartened when Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows — Part 2 was not nominated for a best picture Oscar. In an interview with the BBC’s Radio Times magazine, Radcliffe said, “I never thought I’d care. But it would’ve been nice to have some recognition.” The 22-year-old actor attributed the […]

SUPERHERO KIDS SUPER ON SUPERBOWL WEEKEND

February 5, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Ordinarily going to a movie theater on Super Bowl weekend is like attending a wake for a particularly unlikable relative — not many others are in attendance. Not this weekend, however. According to studio estimates, 20th Century Fox’s Chronicle earned $21 million, edging out CBS Films’ The Woman in Black with $21 million — surprisingly […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: THE WOMAN IN BLACK

February 3, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

The reviews for Daniel Radcliffe’s first post-Harry Potter film are decidedly mixed. The Woman in Black is a period piece, a ghost story and a stage for Radcliffe to prove that he can transform himself into a far different character than Harry. Manohla Dargis in the New York Times suggests that he has only partially […]

SPIDEY SETS BROADWAY BOX OFFICE RECORD

January 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

It looks as if Spider-Man is going to be as big a hit on Broadway as he was in movie theaters. Today’s (Wednesday) New York newspapers reported that Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark took in $2,941,794 over nine performances at Foxwood’s Theater in Times Square last week, the most ever earned by a Broadway production […]

MOVIE STARS ARE RICHEST UNDER-30’S IN U.K.

November 30, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The British gossip magazine Heat has printed its annual list of the richest showbiz people under 30 in the U.K. — and young movie stars top the list, beginning with Harry Potter‘s Daniel Radcliffe. (It is the second year in a row that Radcliffe has been ranked No. 1, but then this is only the […]

HARRY POTTER FINALLY BEATS TWILIGHT AMONG TEENS

August 8, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

After years of finding the Twilight movies to be a pain in the neck at the annual Teen Choice awards, a Harry Potter movie has finally come out ahead in most of the voting. Actually, two of them — Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 was selected the best sci-fi movie, while Part […]

MOVIE REVIEWS: HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS: PART 2

July 14, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Movie reviews simply don’t come more enthusiastic than those being garnered by Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. Among the major newspaper reviews, there’s not a single clunker in the lot. It’s hard not to hear the strains of “Rule Britannia” in the back of your mind as one review after another pays […]

HARRY POTTER STAR RETURNING IN A MUSICAL?

March 29, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Daniel Radcliffe, who received mostly positive reviews this week for his starring role in the Broadway revival of How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, says that he is open to appearing in a movie version of the show. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Radcliffe said, “A lot of things would have to […]

REPORT: WARNERS “FURIOUS” WITH RADCLIFFE

March 2, 2011 by · 4 Comments 

Following what today’s (Wednesday) New York Post described as “tense negotiations,” Warner Bros. has agreed to buy up all the tickets at the Broadway theater where Daniel Radcliffe will be starring in a revival of the musical How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying on several nights in July so that Radcliffe will be […]